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The dirty business of janitorial services

By Ysh Cabana The Philippine Reporter Emma Llanes, 54, from Batangas, Philippines, hoped to make enough money cleaning the lobby of a downtown Toronto building to buy prescription medicine for her high blood pressure. Even with six years of gruelling work experience at The Icon Condominiums in downtown Toronto, Llanes is instead locked out with 

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Mariñas I shooting the recurve bow

Martial artist is author of 14 books (Wants to write 6 more)

Book Review and Author Interview: Archery for Beginners by Amante P. Mariñas By Michelle Chermaine Ramos The Philippine Reporter Amante P. Mariñas, Sr., the most published practitioner of Filipino martial arts recently launched his latest book, Archery for Beginners, a detailed guide on how to get started in archery and much more. The book focuses 

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Kaliyah Macaraig

2 Fil-Can Top Ontario Scholars

The Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB), Canada’s largest publicly- supported and most diverse Catholic school district, recently announced that 2 Filipino -Canadian students are among nine outstanding Grade 12 graduates who were awarded top academic honours in Ontario during the academic year 2018-2019. The two, namely Jarred S. Laganas and Kaliyah Macaraig, are from North York 

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Stop the attacks in Negros

An Open Letter to Pres. Rodrigo Duterte Lift Memorandum Order #32 Mr. President, The Canada Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights (CPSHR) vehemently condemns as reports of killings on Negros island continue to pour in. Mr. President, on November 22, 2018, you signed Memorandum Order No.32 to “suppress lawless violence” in Negros, Samar, and Bicol against 

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117th proclamation anniversary celebration of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente, antiimperialist people’s church. Members came from IFI Greater Toronto, Hamilton & Niagara, Montreal, with visiting IFI priest from the Church of Sweden and the Episcopal Church in the GTA.

IFI celebrates 117th Proclamation Anniversary

Iglesia Filipinia Independiente TORONTO–The Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI, Philippine Independent Church), Parish of the Holy Child in Toronto hosted August 3, 2019 the celebration of the 117th Proclamation Anniversary of the IFI. At the All Saints Kingsway Anglican Church, a Mass was concelebrated by Rev. Frs. Art Calaycay of IFI Montreal, Christian Rey of IFI 

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Ma-Anne Dionisio

PIDC Gala with star entertainers

The Philippine Independence Day Council, wishes to announce one of its prestigious events, the Mabuhay Philippines Festival 2019 PIDC Gala, supported and funded by TD Bank and the Canadian Asian Heritage Multiculturalism. Fittingly, Cristina Carpio, Editor-In-Chief Marquee Magazine and host of Amazon Prime’s Going Global and Kayla-Marie Williams, host/reporter of CP24 News are cvo-hosting the 

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Former Lord Mayor’s Cup Invitation Golf Tournament 2019

Royal Niagara Golf Club, Saturday, August 24, 2019 Charity Fundraising for scholarships in the Philippines

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Making it Easy with SPAM®

When school is back in session, convenient dinners and satisfying snacks are essential for keeping you and your kids happy. SPAM® makes it easy with these yummy recipes to get your family through the week! For full list of recipe ideas visit www.SPAMcanada.com SPAM® Street Taco with Pickled Red Onion and Cabbage Slaw Even the 

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Kapamilya artist Eric Santos entertains the crowd 
on Saturday, July 6

Philippine Festival Mississauga, Pictorial by Rene Sevilla

July 6 and 7, 2019  @ Mississauga Celebration Square

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Kristin Lim of Radyo Lumad

POOLED EDITORIAL: Hands off alternative media!

On the Attacks vs Brandon Lee of Nordis, Kristin Lim of Radyo Lumad Altermidya Network condemns the recent attacks on our colleagues based in Ifugao and in Bukidnon. On August 6, Brandon Lee, correspondent for Northern Dispatch, was shot by unidentified gunmen in front of his home in Lagawe, Ifugao He is seriously wounded and 

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