Vol. 28 No. 09 »

Community Leader Planning Future Kidney Health Awareness event for Filipino Community

Community Leader Planning Future Kidney Health Awareness event for Filipino Community

Jon Reyes, pictured here third from the left, is currently a Board of Director with the Kidney Foundation of Canada – Manitoba Branch. Research has shown that kidney disease is a big concern amongst

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Shooting guns to support liver disease

Shooting guns to support liver disease

By Jackie Doming “There’s nothing more fun than being able to shoot your friends.” Bianca Pengelly, Manitoba’s Regional Coordinator with the Canadian Liver Foundation, isn’t a proponent of violent activity in our city. She’s

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Manitoba Government Upgrading More Winnipeg Recreation Facilities

Manitoba Government Upgrading More Winnipeg Recreation Facilities

Province Supporting Community-driven Projects For Safe, Fun Neighbourhoods: Minister Chief Winnipeggers looking for support to upgrade or expand public or not-for-profit recreation facilities can apply for funding from the provincial government as the second

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Manitoba Career Colleges: An Intergral Part of Canada Job Grant Implementation

Manitoba Career Colleges: An Intergral Part of Canada Job Grant Implementation

Minister Kenney visits Winnipeg’s Robertson College With the government of Manitoba and the federal government signing the final agreement related to the Canada Job Grant, career colleges are gearing up to respond to the

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“Water: Reflection on Thirst, Thanks and Truth”: hits Winnipeg’s best seller  list  in paperback fiction

“Water: Reflection on Thirst, Thanks and Truth”: hits Winnipeg’s best seller list in paperback fiction

For one week, the newly launched “Water: Reflection on Thirst, Thanks and Truth”, an anthology of short stories by eight Canadian writers is the best seller list in Winnipeg under the category of Paperback

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Philippine Canadian Guardians Brotherhood (PCGBI) holds 1st Year Anniversary Celebration

Philippine Canadian Guardians Brotherhood (PCGBI) holds 1st Year Anniversary Celebration

By Ernesto Ofiaza Jr., National Secretary General (PCGBI) Supreme National Founder (SNF) Dennis Castaneda delivered his One Year of Accomplishments Report as National President/Chairman. He shared that PCGBI was formally established on April 14,

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MFBC Mission To Manila & Centrallia

MFBC Mission To Manila & Centrallia

On April 23, 2014, the MFBC held a Canadian-Philippines Trade Mission Report Event at the Hilton Winnipeg Airport Suites. At the event, members and guests had the opportunity to learn about the MFBC’s current

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Advincula and Javate nominated for 2014 YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction Award

Advincula and Javate nominated for 2014 YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction Award

Voluntarism, Advocacy, and Community Enhancement Award Nominees Roselyn Advincula and Perla Javate are among 56 women nominate in this year’s YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction Awards. The YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg is set to honour and

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Basketball Manitoba Hands out Annual Awards: Joseph Medrano named Player of the Year

Basketball Manitoba Hands out Annual Awards: Joseph Medrano named Player of the Year

by Derick Ramos Last month, the Manitoba High School Athletic Association capped off another basketball season with their AAAA Provincial tournament and now Basketball Manitoba has handed out their yearly awards. It was another

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Pagtakhan career fair draws big crowds of job seekers

Pagtakhan career fair draws big crowds of job seekers

By Jogin C. Tamayo Organized by the amiable city councillor Mike Pagtakhan, the career job fair attracted over 200 job seekers and 33 participating exhibitors including City of Winnipeg, Winnipeg Transit, the RCMP, the

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