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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Oliver’s peek-a-boo game comes to an end

Dear editor, It’s no wonder Finance Minister Joe Oliver has been in hiding, refusing to answer questions about his management of the economy in the House of Commons on most days. There’s simply nothing good Mr. Oliver can say about the Conservatives’ ineffectual management of our nation’s finances and economy. Net taxes have gone up 

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Free movie screening of ‘Thy Womb’

In commemoration of National Women’s Month, the Philippine Consulate General of Toronto (PCG) in partnership with the Kalayaan Cultural Community Centre (KCCC) invites the public to a free movie screening of the critically-acclaimed movie “Thy Womb” on March 29, 2015 at 3 PM at the KCCC Grand Hall, 5225 Orbitor Drive, Suite 3, Mississauga, ON. 

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What’s Wrong With ‘Partnership’?

An Asian Perspective To The Trans-Pacific Partnership BAYAN Canada and the International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP) invite you to join us. Tuesday, March 31, 2015, 6:30-9:00 pm Ontario Public Service Employees Union Membership Centre 31 Wellesley Street East, Toronto Guest: Amy Padilla, Deputy General Secretary IBON International (Philippines)* The Trans-Pacific Partnership 

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OKOR’s Scarborough Commander Bert Mondragon

Knights of Rizal, Scarboro to sponsor hero’s 154th birthday

By Romeo Ayson Zetazate Chapter Commander Sir Aristeo (Bert) Mondragon of the Scarborough Chapter of the Order of the Knights of Rizal, announced that the chapter will be hosting the 154th birth anniversary of Dr. Jose P. Rizal, the Philippines’s national hero and the pride of the Malayan race which will be held at the 

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Mapa Alumni 16th Int’l reunion, June 22-29

The V. Mapa High School Alumni Association of USA and Canada is holding its  16th Biennial International Reunion to be held in Costa Rica on June 22 – 29, 2015. Anyone interested can join this  all-inclusive 7-day vacation package.  This includes airfare, hotel,  meals, drinks and  entertainment. Enjoy the sunny weather, beautiful beaches,  natural hot 

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Assessing the Changes to LCP: Improving Security or Deepening Precariousness?

Tuesday, 9 December 2014 3.30pm – 5.00pm, Room 519, Fifth Floor, Kaneff Tower, York University For several decades, Canada has had a temporary worker program for migrant caregivers that offered the possibility of permanent residence at the end of a ‘live-in’ period in the home their employer. In October 2014, the federal government announced significant 

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CPUAA GTA Members at the 8th CPU Alumni Global Reunion -Orlando, Florida

CPUAA GTA celebrates

2014 Thanksgiving and Christmas Considered one of the strongest Alumni Associations globally, the Central Philippine University Alumni Association of the Greater Toronto Area Chapter is looking forward to its annual Thanksgiving and Christmas Party on November 29, 2014 at Wilmar Heights Baptist Church in Scarborough. This annual gathering has been the venue for welcoming new 

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Mapa High Alumni grand reunion in Costa Rica

Graduates of the Mapa High School in Manila will hold their grand reunion on June 22, 2015  until June 29, 2015 at RIU Guana Case Resort, Liberia, Costa Rica. Those interested to join the MHS event are requested to communicate with Cesar Abrenica, email: abrenica@rogers,com, tel. 416 – 690 – 4084 and Evelyn Neni, tel. 

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MILESTONES

Jennie Salonga’s 50th Birthday SURPRISE! Jennie Garcia Salonga (center, in Cleopatra costume) attends a Halloween party only to find out it was a surprise 50th birthday party her family had prepared for her, complete with lots of food, two cakes, dancing by costumed guests from four generations of her extended family. It was held at 

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Knights of Rizal Ball, Oct. 18

The Order of the Knights of Rizal, Canada Region, is set to hold its’ 15th Commander’s Ball on October 18, 2014, at the Kalayaan Cultural and Community Center,  Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The event  will be jointly hosted by Mississauga chapter of the Knights of Rizal headed by Commander Sir Tom Eng, KCR and Sir Joe 

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