Round Up

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ALL VIOLET, the late Rani Rivera’s book of poems launching

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ED MARANAN, literary writer, journalist and author, takes  a break from book-signing duties, with Mila Astorga-Garcia and Ruth Sarmienta Callanta, at the 38th Manila International Festival last September at the Mall of Asia.

More book events and others

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From left: Ed Prillo, Taduran and Romy Sinajon

Taduran receives Knights of Rizal award

Sir Joaquin (Jojo) T. Taduran,Jr., KGOR, was a recipient of an appreciation award from the Knights of Rizal Canada Region for fully supporting the Rizal Canada 17th Commanders’ Ball which was held on  October 14, 2017 at the JC›s Banquet Hall located at 1686 Ellesmere Road, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Taduran’s appreciation award were signed by Sir 

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17th Rizal Commanders Ball

The Knights of Rizal Canada Region Council led by Regional Commander Sir Ed Prillo, KGOR, held their 17th Commanders Ball at JC’s Banquet Hall in Toronto on October 14th, 2017. Knights from Rizal Chapters from all over Canada came over and joined the organization’s major celebration. Host Commander Sir Pastor Elmer Manzo, KCR, led his 

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K of R to mark Rizal’s martyrdom

By Dindo Orbeso and Manuel Papa TORONTO–The Knights of Rizal Canada Region headed by Sir Ed C. Prillo, KGOR, and Sir Romy Sinajon, KGOR, regional commander and deputy regional commander respectively, is now reminding the different  Rizal commanders to kindly strengthen and give emphasis on the  preparation of the forthcoming 121st celebration of the martyrdom 

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Honor Guards include: SK Denis Marcelino, SK Keith Coutinho, PGK, SK  Ronnie Nolasco, SK Jasmine,  SK Bryan Marcelino, SK Hermie Bacod, SK Franklin Romeo, PGK, FDD, SK George R. Poblete, PGK, FDD, PFN, and Commander SK Eduardo  C. Prillo, PGK, FDD.

100th Year of Our Lady Fatima

Mass and procession at Prince of Peace Church Prince of Peace Parish in Scarborough celebrated the 100th year of the Apparition of Our Lady of Fatima with a Holy Mass and Procession, led by Rev. Fr. Lorenzo Salandanan. Bishop Charles P. Greco KC Assembly # 2113 provided the Honor Guards for O.L. of Fatima during 

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IN PHOTO: Seated (from left) Mr. David Agnew, President, Seneca College, Toronto, Canada and Mr. Rene de Guzman, VP, Resources Development, Tooncity Academy, Philippines. Witnessing the signing are: (Standing from left) Undersecretary for Trade and Investment Promotion Group, Ms. Nora K. Terrado; Department of Trade and Industry, Philippines, The Honourable Minister Michael Chan, Ministry of International Trade, Ontario andThe Honourable Rosalita S. Prospero, Philippine Consul General in Toronto. (Photo provided)

Signing of the memorandum between Seneca College and Toon City Academy

On the Forum on Trade and Investment Opportunities in the Philippines, co-organized by the Trade Office, Philippine Consulate General-Toronto and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines which was held on October 23, 2017, at the Ontario Investment and Trade Centre, the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Toon City Academy and Seneca College was 

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Some of the participants comprising the LBC team of charity walkers, with Raffy Policarpio, LBC Country Head (in red).

LBC walks with ANCOP

In support of the charities that the ANCOP (Answering the Call of the Poor) organization regularly undertakes, LBC Express Cargo once again took part at this year’s 5K ANCOP Charity Walk held recently at the David Pecaut Square in downtown Toronto. Consisting of a contingent of some 70 participants, the LBC group joined with thousand 

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Mabuhay Festival in photos

Nathan Phillips Square, August 26-27, 2017

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Lala Garcia (left) at her painting booth at Mabuhay Festival.   Ambassador Petronila Garcia and Consul General Rosalita Prospero dropped by the booth on Sunday, Aug. 27.  She also does fundraisers, corporate events and parties.

Art 2 Go at Mabuhay Festival 2017

Visual artist Lala Garcia conducted painting lessons at Mabuhay Festival, Nathan Phillips Square, on Aug. 26-27, 2017. Walk-in students, young kids and adults, learned how to use the brush, mix colours and actually paint on canvas under the one-on-one guidance of a professional painter. Lala studied visual arts at Cardinal Carter School for the Arts 

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