Copy of the signed Napoles' List.

Swindlers’ list

Everybody knows a swindler, a dishonest person who cheats by very clever means in order to obtain money, fame or other advantages through pretense or deception. The swindler is a bilk, bilker, cheat, cheater, defrauder, dodger, fakir, finagler, fraudster, hoaxer, phony, plotter, rascal, rogue, scammer, scamster, schemer, skinner, tricker, and a wheeler-dealer. Janet Napoles, the 

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Gaining political influence in Canada — Part 6

By Rodel J. Ramos Dr. Jose Rizal, our greatest national hero and his co-expatriates during the Spanish era Marcelo H. del Pilar, Juan and Antonio Luna, Graciano Lopez Jaena, Jose Alejandrino and a few others were able to influence the Spanish Government in the late 1800s by their connection in their secret fraternity as Freemasons. 

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Knights mark Rizal’s 153rd birth anniversary

If you happen to visit Scarborough, along McCowan Rd., you will be surprised to be greeted by young students with a “Magandang Hapon Po!” or some students getting your hand, and asking for your blessing, “Mano Po!”. They are students of Ms. Maria Regala from St. Ignatius Catholic School. She is conducting Filipino Classes to 

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The Pre-Pageant candidates of “Miss Philippines Canada 2014 - PCCF” in alphabethical order are : Lyka Mae Castillo, Adrienne Eduria, Stephanie Huertas, Jessica Ignacio, Theresa Louise Lagman, Jennifer Lotz, Krisgelle Maramot, Camille Manosca, Regine Taguinod, Joanna Torrano, Eldrin Velasco. The pre-pageant was held at Korean Cultural Centre on May 3, 2014.

Other Community Events

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Mrs. Asuncion Ramos, Silayan Community Centre  2014 Mother of the Year 
together with her escort and youngest son, 
(St. Jamestown News Service, PHOTO: jttjr)

Ms. Asuncion Ramos is Silayan Mother of the Year  for 2014

TORONTO–Asuncion Ramos is Silayan Community Centre 2014 Mother of the Year Mothers throughout the world were honored by their children, relatives, and friends on May 10, 2014. The Silayan Community Centre headed by its’ Chairman and President, Ben Ferrer together with the other officers and members of the board of directors of the association has selected 

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Victoria Cup, May 17 and 18, 2014 at Centennial College

VICTORIA CUP 2014 Basketball Tournament was held at Centennial College on May 17 and 18, 2014. The 2 days of tournament was attended by RAPTORS, politicians, community leaders, parents, relatives and Filipino Centre Toronto volunteers.

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Defenders of one of last remaining old forests need our support

KALIBUTAN By LEON DULCE Bulatlat.com MANILA – The 12,600-square kilometer Pantaron mountain range in Mindanao is home to one of the last remaining old growth or primary forests in this country. It has also been home to one of the longest and most courageous defence of its existence by the people living on it. This 

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Severina (Rening) Bustillos Paca, May 17, 2014 – May 17, 2014

Severina (Rening) Bustillos Paca, 94, passed away on Saturday, May 17, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. She was born on January 8, 1920 in Villasis, Pangasinan, Philippines, to Juan Bustillos and Geronima Nevado (both deceased). Prior to migrating to Canada, she resided in Project 2, Quezon City, in the Philippines. She was married the late 

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HEALTH-Get set to garden

By Dr. George I. Traitses Plant and Rake Without the Ache Gardening is a great way to stay active and have fun in the sun. But many Canadians sustain injuries that can be easily prevented with a little know-how. The right moves Use the right moves to lighten the load on your back. Kneel, don’t 

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HEALTH-Expecting moms: Beware of Acetaminophen

Go Drug-free By Dr. George I. Traitses Conventional wisdom tells women that for fevers and pain relief during pregnancy, acetaminophen is their best bet. But JAMA Pediatrics, the highly-respected pediatric journal, recently published a study showing a possible link between acetaminophen and extreme attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children. Study authors admit more research 

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