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Nicholas Sparks announces Manila visit

Nicholas Sparks announces Manila visit

Internationally acclaimed American novelist and screenwriter Nicholas Sparks is set to visit the Philippines. This was announced by the famous author himself on his official Twitter account where he posted that he will be

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Lea Salonga gets honored as Disney Legend

Lea Salonga gets honored as Disney Legend

International singer Lea Salonga joins the prestigious circle of Disney Legends who will be honored on Aug. 19 at the Anaheim Convention Center in California. Disney President and CEO Bob Iger says The Disney

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Aeta YouTube star gets invitation from Apl.de.ap, Charice

Aeta YouTube star gets invitation from Apl.de.ap, Charice

Arjohn Gilbert, the young Aeta boy whose recent videos showcasing his professional singing voice went viral over YouTube, has been invited to perform by no less than two of the most popular Filipino world-class

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Stepping back in time at Lower Fort Garry

Stepping back in time at Lower Fort Garry

What life was like back in early Manitoba history in the 1850’s One of my first visits to Lower Fort Garry was during an elementary school field trip. I remember walking into the blacksmith’s

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Buying a home in Canada

Buying a home in Canada

Buying a home is an exciting experience that can be both rewarding and challenging – and potentially even more challenging for someone who is new to Canada. If you are a newcomer to Canada,

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Surprise 65th Birthday Party for Arsenia “Baby” Roldan

Surprise 65th Birthday Party for Arsenia “Baby” Roldan

Arsenia “Baby” Roldan celebrates her 65th birthday in a surprise party at the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church, 932 College Avenue given by her family, relatives and friends on Saturday July 8, 2011.

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Pavilion Hopping with Myra Ibabao-Valmonte

Pavilion Hopping with Myra Ibabao-Valmonte

Another year reviewing pavilions meant another year full of great experiences. This Folklorama I was more focused on visiting pavilions I didn’t have a chance to see last year. I was glad I went

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Pavilion Hopping with Loribelle Austria

Pavilion Hopping with Loribelle Austria

These past couple of weeks have been exhausting, exciting, frustrating, and wonderful. It was exhausting hopping from one pavilion to the next (up to 5 per night), but exciting to see the different costumes

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Joint birthday celebrations: Rodel Ambrosio & Loida Panganiban

Joint birthday celebrations: Rodel Ambrosio & Loida Panganiban

A joint party celebration by Bro Rodel Ambrosio and Sister Loida Panganiban was held at the St. Mary’s Church Hall at 932 College Avenue last July 24, 2011. The Brothers and Sisters of the

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Folklorama Exchange

Folklorama Exchange

Performing at the Italian Pavilion, Jan Nato sang opera and professional dancer, Farrah Fernando is part of the Chai Folk Ensemble at the Israel Shalom Square Pavilion

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