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Lilac’s concert to help Free the Children

Be prepared to raise your vibration celebration at an unforgettable concert to be held on September 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the historic cultural landmark, the St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East, in Toronto. Soprano, Lilac Caña will be featured along with her special guests the Italian Canadian 

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Migrant workers’ organization holds dance for a cause

TORONTO –The Filipino Migrant Workers’ Movement (FMWM) is holding a fundraising dance on September 26, 2009 at the Holy Rosary Parish Gymnasium on 354 St. Clair Ave. West to support the activities and programs of the Crispin B. Beltran Resource Center (CBBRC). The Crispin B. Beltran Resource Center (CBBRC) was founded to perpetuate the legacy 

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Jazz pianist Boy Katindig, guitar wizard Angelo Pizarro lead musical artists on the 3rd Filipinos Making Waves fest

At least two Filipinos and a group of compatriots who have made waves in the international entertainment scene will lend their music and talents in the 3rd Filipinos Making Waves Festival (FMWF) at a first-ever Filipino community outing at Toronto’s popular outdoor entertainment hub – the Yonge-Dundas Square – from Aug. 15 to 16. Backed 

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Mabuhay Fest sizzles with Rhian Ramos, Richard Gutierrez, Iza Calzado

It’s confirmed: one of the Philippines’ sexiest and most beautiful women —Iza Calzado—is among the top entertainers at the forthcoming Mabuhay Festival.  The daughter of well-known choreographer Lito Calzado, Iza will showcase her versatile talent as she joins topbilled actors Richard Gutierrez and Rhian Ramos on the Mabuhay stage come July 18. A popular TV 

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CNAC-O annual picnic, election

Summertime! It’s the season again for outdoor games, fun, and relaxation.Yes, it is. For members of the Camarines Norte Association Canada – Ontario ( CNAC-O), it’s their auspicious time, just like almost every Fil Canadian group, to gather and meet at the park for a picnic and to share their home-made food and drinks and 

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Pillars hosts Dual Citizenship presentation

The Pillars Cultural Association, under the leadership of Gerry Elises, president, and in partnership with The Philippine Consulate Office here in Toronto, are once again running the Dual Citizenship program for 2009 offering the Filipino community the opportunity to reacquire Philippine citizenship under the Citizenship Retention and Reacquisition Act of 2003, otherwise known as the 

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ANNOUNCEMENT: It’s Fiesta time for Katbaloganons!

Natives of Catbalogan City in Samar province who are now living in Toronto and other parts of Ontario province are invited to attend a formal gala night as part of the fiesta celebration of the city in honor of St. Bartholomew the Apostle on August 7 (Friday), 6:00 p.m. at the Grand Banquet & Convention 

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‘Kawayan’ on Yonge Street

The “Longet Street in the World” will be the site of the first Philippine Parade on Yonge Street as Filipinos WAVE their flags and cultural dancers and revelers sway to the drumbeats of the Ati-Atihan drummers and soot-covered festival ‘warriors’. Curious onlookers and festival patrons alike will converge along Yonge Street from Gerrard moving towards 

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Community Townhall Meeting on Caregivers

Call to Action! Join Us in a Meeting to Plan Action in Support of Caregivers Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 6 p.m. at Workers’ Action Centre 720 Spadina Ave., Toronto (One block south of Spadina subway, west side of street.) — Concerned Canadians in Support of Caregivers

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Ronnie and Mariz Rickets coming to Canada

Maybe one reason that the partnership of then matinee idol and action star Ronnie Ricketts and wife Mariz is working is that Mariz totally dedicated her life to being a wife and a mom to their kids. Mariz became popular as a singer- being also a product of German Moreno’s Sunday show where Mariz’s talent 

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