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‘Total Entertainer’ Rico J. Puno, 65

‘Total Entertainer’ Rico J. Puno, 65

Rico J. Puno, also known as the Total Entertainer, died of cardiac arrest early Tuesday morning, Oct. 30. He was 65. Some of Puno’s biggest hits include “Macho Guwapito,” “Kapalaran,” “May Bukas Pa,” and

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Family in Canada seeks life-saving stem-cell match

Family in Canada seeks life-saving stem-cell match

Sixteen-year-old Roshlind Mance was recently diagnosed with two rare blood diseases called aplastic anemia and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria or PNH. Her family in Winnipeg has made an appeal to the Filipino community in an

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Paskong Pinoy sa Canada year 3

Paskong Pinoy sa Canada year 3

A festival for the Filipino Christmas celebration – is bringing out members of the Filipino-Canadian community, and others curious to see this unique celebration of the holiday is now on its third year! –

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Health Matters with Dra. Denise – Smoke and Air Quality

Health Matters with Dra. Denise – Smoke and Air Quality

kaibigan! Or is it? This issue I wanted to continue the theme of weather and its effects on our health. Let’s focus on another big issue we saw—and breathed–this summer: smoke. It’s pretty tough

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Variety Manitoba Recognizes Sobeys Inc. with prestigious International Award

Variety Manitoba Recognizes Sobeys Inc. with prestigious International Award

The Children’s Charity of Manitoba is pleased to announce that Sobeys Inc. is a recipient of the prestigious 2018 Variety International Corporate Award which recognizes corporations who demonstrate the highest level of support for

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NEW: Safe Foods for Canadians Regulations

NEW: Safe Foods for Canadians Regulations

The new Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) will come into force on January 15, 2019. These regulations are a major step forward in safeguarding Canada’s food system. Suzanne Lane, Senior Compliance Officer, Canadian

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Executive Policy Committee to Focus on Positioning Winnipeg for Growth While Maintaining Fiscal Discipline

Executive Policy Committee to Focus on Positioning Winnipeg for Growth While Maintaining Fiscal Discipline

Positioning Winnipeg for growth while maintaining fiscal discipline will be the focus of the newly appointed Executive Policy Committee (EPC), Mayor Brian Bowman announced today. “Over the last four years, I have been working

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C4 Central Canada Comic Con excites comic lovers

C4 Central Canada Comic Con excites comic lovers

With seven celebrities in attendance Paul Blake,David Hayden-Jones, Corin Nemec, Jewel Staite, Allan Harris, Michael Dorn,Toby Philpott, and Todd Haberkorn! These are the celebrities who graced the 2018 C4 Central Canada Comic Con at

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PBA 2018-19 Season: Opening Ceremonies

PBA 2018-19 Season: Opening Ceremonies

Photos by Noni Manalili

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Kildonan Place hosts annual ‘Carving for a Cause’ event

Kildonan Place hosts annual ‘Carving for a Cause’ event

Carving for a cause at Kildonan Place. The Category winners were chosen by the judges received an additional $100 donation for the charity of their choice. The other winners were: Best use of embellishments

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