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Water: Reflection on Thirst, Thanks and Truth, an anthology by 8 Canadian writers, will be launched at McNally Robinson Booksellers

Water: Reflection on Thirst, Thanks and Truth, an anthology by 8 Canadian writers, will be launched at McNally Robinson Booksellers

Rod E. Cantiveros is the only Asian writer in this anthology After many months of attending class on Writing For An Anthology, Marjorie Anderson’s 8 writing students published their book under the McNally Robinson’s

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Member Profile: Dante Alambra

Member Profile: Dante Alambra

The story of Sikaran started in the summer of 1851. At the time, it was merely a game rice field farmers would play in the moonlight after harvesting. Old men would kick each other

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Ethnica: A Taste of Filipino-Canadian Popcore Music

Ethnica: A Taste of Filipino-Canadian Popcore Music

By Alfie Vera Mella Formed in November 2013, Ethnica is comprised by Kevin Ilano on bass, Joseph David on drums, Vivienne Cuzon on vocals, and Chris Pangan on guitars. Their musical influences include Paramore,

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Da Mapes Capture Tier 5 Men’s Volleyball Championship

Da Mapes Capture Tier 5 Men’s Volleyball Championship

Congratulations to “Da Mapes” Volleyball team for winning the Tier 5 Championship in the Winnipeg Senior Men’s Volleyball League. he hard fought match took place on March 27, 2014 versus the Giant Killers. It

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Canada Welcomes Signing of Peace Agreement on Southern Philippines

Canada Welcomes Signing of Peace Agreement on Southern Philippines

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Canada congratulates the Government of the Philippines and its partner, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, on the signing today in Manila of the Comprehensive

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Spring Networking at Canadian Western Bank

Spring Networking at Canadian Western Bank

The MFBC is currently providing members and non-members an opportunity to advertise in our upcoming print publication launching later this year. Spaces are limited and will be available on a first come, first served

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Seven Oaks Filipino Employees Association officers inducted into office

Seven Oaks Filipino Employees Association officers inducted into office

The officers of the newly formed Seven Oaks Filipino Employees Association were inducted into office at dinner-dance banquet held recently at the Players Golf Course Restaurant. Inducted by Sam Sarbit of McJannet Rich Law

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Healing deepens faith in God

Healing deepens faith in God

With three long lines of devotees, men and women and child, the quiet cadence of their footsteps leads to the altar where four Catholic priests touch the forehead with a sign of the cross

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33rd Annual Sikaran Arnis Open

33rd Annual Sikaran Arnis Open

33rd Annual Sikaran Arnis Open held on Sat, March 22 at Leila North School hosted by S.A.S.M.A.C. ( Sikaran Arnis School of Martial Arts Canada) 22 schools were present with 187 competitors events included:

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Redstar claims IKAW Championship in Overtime

Redstar claims IKAW Championship in Overtime

Redstar won the IKAW Open Division A championship on a high arc 3-pointer with 0.4sec left in overtime against Loralee in a tight hardcourt battle. Final score 71-70. Down by 3points with 11.1 seconds

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