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How Jeffrey Reodica was shot 3 times

By Marlou S. Tiro (Exclusive interview with a boy who witnessed it all) TORONTO–As the real story behind Jeffrey Reodica’s mysterious death slowly unfolds, many questions have been left unanswered. Willie Reodica, Jeffrey’s father already appealed to all potential witnesses to come forward and help them. Since the incident happened on Friday, May 21, up 

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On the death of Jeffrey Reodica: Let us unite for truth and justice

WE are members of the Filipino Canadian community and friends who are deeply concerned about the death of 17-year old Jeffrey Reodica in the hands of a police officer. Jeffrey was a Grade 11 student who excelled in school as his teachers, classmates and countless friends would attest. His parents are prominent members of the 

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Jeffrey loved life and died for his friends

By Marlou S. Tiro IMAGINE yourself sitting in front of a television set with a group of friends, eating popcorn and drinking cola. Then here comes a wacky guy appearing on screen with a microphone on hand and talks endlessly on everything under the sun. You see him acting like any professional journalist in one 

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Grief for Jeffrey

By Paul F. de la Cruz THE last time I saw Willie Reodica was during the “Anti Corruption” forum on May 1, 2004, at Mayette’s in Toronto. He was in sparkly mood and talking hope, ready to take on the world and do his share in the fight against corruption that is shaping up. The 

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Community commits to seek truth and justice in Reodica case

SCARBOROUGH – Approximately 180 members of the Filipino community and supporters from various cultures came together on Monday, May 31, for a community meeting to get involved in the quest for truth and justice in the killing of Jeffrey Reodica by a police officer. The meeting, held at the Scarborough Civic Centre council chambers was 

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Fate of R.P. lies in hands of overseas Filipinos evangelist

TORONTO–The fate of the Philippines lies in the hands of Filipinos living outside of the country and not in the politicians and bureaucrats who are running it, says Bo Sanchez, a renowned Filipino author, speakerand Catholic evangelist. This was one the messages he delivered recently to near-capacity audiences in his three-night stint in the Greater 

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Artists group to showcase new works June 8 to 26

TORONTO–The Philippine Artists Group of Canada will showcase its recent artworks at an annual art exhibition and the public is invited. It will be held on June 8 to 26, 2004 at the Neilson Park Creative Center at 56 Neilson Dr. in Etobicoke. Entitled “Pamanang Sining” to highlight its Filipino roots, this year’s show will 

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Inter-school picnic draws 16 alumni

TORONTO–It’s time once again for the annual inter-school picnic. This year’s gathering of alumni associations promises to be an even bigger event as 5 more schools (Mapua, PUP, PWU, San Beda and St. Mary’s University) have signed up to bring the total number of participants to 16. The others are: Adamson, Ateneo, CEU, CPU, FEU, 

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Santa Cruzan draws Toronto faithful on May 30

TORONTO–The Feast of the Holy Cross popularly known as the SantaCruzan combined with Flores De Mayo hosted for the 11th year by the Parish of San Lorenzo Ruiz has commenced. The two days celebration was kicked off with the grand reception Saturday (May 29) at the Macedonian Church, 237 Sackville Avenue Toronto. The highlight of 

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Search on for Philippine Binibining Barangay 2004

TORONTO–The Philippine Barangay Association of Toronto will be having a dinner-dance, coronation night for it’s Search for Bb. Philippine Barangay 2004 on Saturday, July 24,2004 at Goulding Community Centre in North York. This is a fund raising project of the association in which the proceeds will be donated to Bantay Bata 163 and other charitable 

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