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NYPAA officers induction, fundraiser

The  North York Pinoy Athletic Association (NYPAA), a popular and ever-active FilCan amateur basketball sports organization in the Greater Toronto Area, will hold its Induction of Officers and Spring Dinner Event on April 9, 2016 (Saturday), 6:00 p.m.. Composed mainly of volunteer parents and their basketball-playing children, relatives and friends, the 150-member organization has set 

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The Devotees to the Virgin of Penafrancia

Calling all Bicolanos, the scheduled novena devotion to the the Virgin of Penafrancia for the month of February will be on Feb. 21, 2016 (Sunday). The novena devotions starts at 2:00pm; holy rosary followed by the novena prayers and immediately followed by the celebration of the holy mass. Fellowship reception will follow at the church 

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GLASS--ICE-BARREL

Sip and savour Niagara’s finest wine

Niagara Icewine Festival returns Jan. 29-31 NIAGARA FALLS–It may be an unseasonably warm December, but snow or no snow, the Niagara Icewine Festival will turn the Scotiabank Convention Centre into a winter wonderland. In just its second year in Niagara Falls, the Niagara Icewine Event in Niagara Falls has quickly become the largest Icewine Festival 

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Fil-Can Action Research Summit

The Filipino Canadian Action Research Summit , “Changing Policies, Changing Institutions, Changing Minds” will be held on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015, at the Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson Univdersity (55 Dundas Street West, Toronto, Room 3-176- 9th Floor). The event, a day of sharing and discussion about the experiences of the Filipino-Canadian community, will 

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Joe Rivera with his piece “Still Life on the Edge” (acrylic 2015)

Joe Rivera in two art shows

Joe Rivera’s works are exhibited in the DonValley Art Club Show Within a Show, Nov. 25- Dec. 6, 2015, at the Todmorden Mills Paper Mill Gallery (67 Pottery Road, Toronto). The prolific artist will also be exhibiting at Gas Gallery for its Christmas Art Show, Dec. 2-20, 2015, at Gerrard Art Space (GAS) (1475 Gerrard 

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Fluvial Parade

Invitation to all devotees of the Virgin of Peñafrancia By Paeng Nebres (BCCA President) September 19, 2015 (Saturday) is the Feast Day of our Lady of Peñafrancia, the Patroness of theBicol Region in the Philippines. The Devotees of the Virgin of Peñafrancia of the Bicol Canada Community Association (BCCA) together with the Organizers of the 

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HISTORY-+-ART-=-PEACE

History + Art = Peace

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII and celebrate the pursuit of peace, ALPHA is partnering with local community organizations to host a series of events titled “History + Art = Peace”. We hope that through the film screenings, play readings, musical performances, and visual art exhibitions, you will have a renewed spirit 

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35th Filipino Pilgrimage at Martyrs’ Shrine in Midland, Ontario, Aug. 1

  TORONTO – On Saturday, August 1, 2015, Filipino pilgrims, with their families and friends, will gather together at the Martyrs’ Shrine in Midland, Ontario, for the 35th consecutive year. Under the auspices of the Archdiocesan Filipino Catholic Mission, headed by Fr. Ben F. Ebcas, Jr., it is a yearly celebration of our faith, of 

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Diwa ng Kasarinlan 2015, a Free event!

Anakbayan-Toronto happily invites everyone to the fourth annual Diwa ng Kasarinlan (DnK), Spirit of Independence, to commemorate the 123rd year founding of the Katipunan and to celebrate the continuous efforts by Filipinos worldwide for genuine independence in the Philippines.   DnK is aninitiative by Filipino youthto commemorate the 123rd year founding of the Katipunan, the 

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MP CHRYSTIA FREELAND

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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