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Basketball is Back!

Basketball is Back!

The Philippine Basketball Association is back after a long hiatus. This year, they’ll be opening their season with the smaller league, reduced number of teams and reduced spectators! Filipino basketball in Peg City has

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Our First Canadian Winter

Our First Canadian Winter

Photo by Mark Godilano Winters in Manitoba is part of our life and culture and as new immigrants, the first experiences with snow and winter are always interesting. As we looked out the window,

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NBTC Global Games Come to Canada on July 2022

NBTC Global Games Come to Canada on July 2022

By Emar Sy With the recent announcement of NBTC getting global by NBTC founder Coach Eric Altamirano, Mike Cruz of Crossover Sports Canada was tasked to head the global games in Canada. In 2015

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What’s That Name Within a Name?

What’s That Name Within a Name?

Kathryn Valladolíd Ebrahim

“But persistent name calling? That prolongs hurt. It stretches out. Each nasty word stretches the rubber band further away, until finally, one day, it snaps back at you with maximum impact.”–Randa Abdel-Fattah, Australian Writer

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Homestand Success

Homestand Success

The Winnipeg Jets kicked off November with a daunting 7-game homestand where they went 5-1-1 with the wins coming from Dallas Stars (4-3 SO), Chicago Blackhawks (5-1) San Jose Sharks (4-1), Los Angeles Kings

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Introducing The Poppy Family (Sunshine Pop #9)

Introducing The Poppy Family (Sunshine Pop #9)

aLfie vera meLLa

Exploring the music of many bands that flourished in the late ’60s, I realized that I often get drawn to those songs that have ornate horn and string orchestration, textured and catchy vocal harmonies,

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Gearing up for winter fishing at the Ice Fishing Show

Gearing up for winter fishing at the Ice Fishing Show

Eric Labaupa

(l-r) Janele Nery, Jena Nery, Kayla Labaupa, Alyssa Labaupa manned the ticket counter all weekend at the recent Winnipeg Ice Fishing Show The Winnipeg Ice Fishing Show at the Red River Exhibition is now

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Like a coin, Bea Luigi Gomez represent two sides of a queen

Like a coin, Bea Luigi Gomez represent two sides of a queen

Held at the Hilton Manila Ballroom in Resorts World Manila during her send-off, Miss Universe Philippines 2021 Beatrice Luigi Gomez said she will present two sides of herself on the Miss Universe stage, the

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Alden and Bea start shooting for the first film together

Alden and Bea start shooting for the first film together

For almost a year after the project was announced, Alden Richards and Bea Alonzo are about to start filming for their first movie together this month as per GMA Network’s Instagram page on November

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Ellen and Derek’s unique 11.11 wedding went viral

Ellen and Derek’s unique 11.11 wedding went viral

Congratulations to the new Mr. and Mrs.! After meeting each other in January and confirming they were dating in February. In March, the couple was happily engaged. A whirlwind romance that began early this

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