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Fil-Canadian boxer aims for a world title

MISSISSAUGA – The Filipino-Canadian community is all-eyes on a young kababayan who is carving a name in the Canadian boxing arena. Marc “Gwapo” Pagcaliwangan is an up-and-coming boxer in the professional Canadian boxing scene. Born to Filipino parents in Toronto, Pagcaliwangan currently holds a perfect record, all by knock-out. His love for sports began at 

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Sales people of Kultura Filipino department store at Mall of Asia in Manila dance to 
attract customers (March 2014).

Interesting photos

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Free 2-day RN/RPN exam review and preparation workshop

Saturday, May 10, 2014, 9:00am to 5:00pm Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 9:00am – 1:00pm CPAC Training room 4150 Finch Ave. E., Toronto, Ontario M1S 3T9, Free parking Chinese Professional Association of Canada (CPAC) Gateway for Internationally Educated Nurses (IENs) Program is a bridging program funded by the Government of Ontario and the Government of Canada. 

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Ethnic Press to hold Press Freedom Day 2014 exhibition

At City Hall The National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada (NEPMCC), opens it annual exhibition to commemorate Press Freedom Day, Monday, May 5, 2014, 5 pm at the Rotunda of the Toronto City Hall. More than 60 VIP’s confirmed to attend the opening ceremonies with guest speaker the Hon. Kathleen Wynne, Premier of 

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Pinoy Fiesta 2014

Pinoy Fiesta & Trade Show set on June 28

It’s fun among the members of the Filipino community in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on June 28, 2014 because of the slated Pinoy Fiesta & Trade Show at the “Hall A”, Metro Toronot Convention Centre, North Building. A yearly project of the Philippine-Canadian Charitable Foundation (PCCF), it aims to showcase the best of Philippine beauty, talent, 

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Earth Day Network hopes to galvanize the support of more than a billion people across 192 countries this Earth Day for increasing the sustainability and reducing the carbon footprints of urban areas everywhere.   PHOTO: Matthew Rutledge/Flickr

EARTHTALK: Earth Day 2014: Greening our Cities

EarthTalk® Dear EarthTalk: What’s going on with Earth Day this year and how can I get involved?– Christine B., Boston, MA Last April 22 marked the 44th annual celebration of Earth Day, and the focus this year was green cities. “As the world’s population migrates to cities, and as the bleak reality of climate change 

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According to data collected by the 
American Public 
Transportation Association, Americans took 10.7 billion trips on public transportation in 2013—the highest
 number since the 1950s when many fewer of us owned our own cars.
Credit: Missouri Dept. of 
Transportation

EARTHTALK: Public transportation on the upswing

EarthTalk® Dear EarthTalk: What’s behind the rise in public transit in the U.S. in the last few years, and how does our transit use compare with that of other developed countries? — Angie Whitby, New Bern, NC Transit ridership is indeed at its highest level in the U.S. in 57 years. According to data collected 

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Don’t take arthritis lying down

By Dr. George I. Traitses The term “arthritis” means “joint inflammation” and is often used in reference to rheumatic diseases. Rheumatic diseases include more than 100 conditions. Years ago, doctors hardly ever told rheumatoid arthritis patients to “go take a hike” or “go for a swim.” Arthritis was considered an inherent part of the aging 

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Get in the game without the pain

By Dr. George I. Traitses One key to success on the golf course can’t be found at the pro shop. It’s the physical condition of the golfer. Pain shouldn’t be par for the course. Stay in the game by protecting your back. When you consider the spinal rotation that goes into a golf swing and 

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Could texting kill you?

By George I. Traitness It’s been well-documented that texting while driving is dangerous, even potentially deadly.  But a new study by the U.K. United Chiropractic Association (UCA) says that habitual Smartphone or tablet users may be more susceptible to breathing problems, leading to cardiovascular disease later in life and therefore a higher risk of death. 

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