Fil-Am magnate pitches for Roxas, Robredo

Loida Nicolas Lewis, the Filipino American business magnate, lawyer and advocate for good governance in the Philippines, came to Toronto with two speaking engagements cramped in one day on April 9. The flyer and press release announcing her events had the title of her talks, “How the Values of Anti-Corruption Can Firmly Take Root in 

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The FilConPros (from left, standing) Ron Dizon, Ronald Rillera, Tess Docusin, Antonio Ebeo, Dave Estrella, Roy Rabanal, Leo Guitierez, Juan Bernal, Lervin Adap, Edward Lintag, Rey Dela Merced,Gemma Patronilla, Salome Marikit, Eddie Bernal. (seated) Tom Cruz (President), Deputy Congen Jesusa Susana Paez, Senator Tobias and Ms. Rosemer Enverga. (Not in photo: Glosardo Sarmiento)

Filipino Construction Professionals of Ontario on the move

By Voltaire de Leon Last March 19, 2016, another event was unfolded when the newly formed group Filipino Construction Professionals of Ontario (FilConPrO) conducted their 1st General Membership Meeting and Induction of Officers and Members held at the Earl Bales Community Center, North York, Ontario. The inaugural meeting was attended by more than a hundred 

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Santiago de Vera on his 13th birthday breakfast  treat on Feb. 27. 5 PHOTOS: HG


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Principal Sponsors: Mhel Cruz, Joy Ciolo, Dennis Ibaviosa and Albert Ciolo; Secondary Sponsors: Jarvin, Jessie, Gus, Miela, Val and Faye

Sanchez and Yau Nuptials

Ramiel Mark Sanchez and Yamira Yau tied the knot last April 9 at St Maria Goretti Parish,Scarborough. Ramiel Mark is the son of Rodel and Lyn Sanchez of Toronto while Yamira is the daughter of Kim Kuen and Xin Yau of Panama.

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Surprise birthday for Carol Joy Martin

A surprise birthday for Carol Joy Martin by family, relatives and friends in Brampton on April 16.

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Kapuso star Tom Rodriquez topbills at Pinoy Fiesta

GMA Pinoy TV will once again send a superstar to perform at Pinoy Fiesta and Trade Show sa Toronto on June 18, 2016, one of  the biggest annual indoor Filipino community events in Toronto. Romy Rafael, the president of the Philippine Canadian Charitable Foundation (PCCF), is proud to announce the multi-talented and star of ‘My 

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April (left) with friends and classmates

Community Pictorial by Ariel Ramos

April Gonzalez celebrates debut at Rembrandt Banquet Hall, Toronto, April 9, 2016 —————————-

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Lawyer Darlene Marie B. Berberabe, Chief Executive Officer, Home Development Mutual Fund or PAGIBIG  

My home via Pag-IBIG loan

By Willie Jose We all know the hardship of raising the money to buy a home and if our families would just rely on their meager earnings, it would be a struggle even next to impossibility to own houses. Today, the Home Development Mutual Fund, popularly known as the Pag-IBIG Fund has been taking the 

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4 Generations of De Veyra Clan’s typhoon Haiyan survivors celebrate birthdays

FOUR GENERATIONS of the De Veyra Clan’s Typhoon Haiyan survivors celebrated April 19th, the joint birthdays of cousins Amie V. Balagapo, (Left with cake), and Lollie V. Musca-De Leon (right), shown here (right photo) with 99-year old matriarch Pomposa V. Musca, at the family’s ancestral home in Tanauan, Leyte, Philippines. Canadian relatives partook in the 

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Zambales group picnic at Centennial Park, July 16

By Rodel J. Ramos Zambales Assn. of Ontario is having its Annual Picnic on Saturday, July 16, 2016 from 11am to 3pm at Centennial Park, Area 8 (P8) by the Pond (Rathburn / Elmcrest Rd Etobicoke. It is Pot Luck. There will be an election after. A prayer will be said for our faithful members 

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