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BCAA Fluvial Procession (1)

Our Lady of Peñafrancia procession

By Leticia Peralta Toran and Romy Zetazate The Bicolanos and Bicolanos living in the province of Ontario, trooped to the Blufers Park, Scarborugh Lake at Brimley, Scarborough, Toronto to honor the miraculous Our Lady of Peñafrancia the Patron Saint of the Bicol Region. Headed by Earl Francis Orino Dacara, president of the Bicol Canada Community 

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Jessica and Adrian with children Miles (ring bearer) and Zoey (flower girl).

Santos-Virrey Wedding

Jessica Santos and Adrian Virrey said their wedding vows Sept. 28, 2018 at St. Rose of Lima Church in Scarborough, Ontario. The marriage ceremony and following reception were attended by family and friends. Jessica is the daughter of Anet Santos Price and Anthony Navarro. She is the granddaughter of Alta and Andy Santos. Adrian is 

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The celebrant with, from left: Ferenc Kunszt, Regine Taduran Kunszt, Frank Kunszt, wife Fe Taduran and Edith Kunszt.
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Veteran journalist Jojo Taduran is 77-years young

JOJO Taduran was given a surprise shindig by his wife Fe and daughter Regine on his 77th birthday on September 29, 2018 although his birth date is actually September 26. He is a Libran. Some relatives and close friends came to greet him. He has promised his wife and daughter to cut down his participation 

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Celebrants Ging Garcia (right) and grandson Chico Paterno (2nd from left) with other grandkids Cheska and Miguel

Double Birthday at Kapitbahay Lounge

Ging Garcia and Chico Paterno, Sept. 29, 2018 A surprise party celebration was held for birthday celebrants Ging Garcia, 65, and grandson Chico Paterno, 14, attended by family and friends. The event featured a Filipino dinner and some Karaoke singing performances by guests.

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Ligaya and Popoy during their traditional ‘first dance’

Popoy and Ligaya Caña 50th Wedding Anniversary

Mississauga Grand Banquet and Event Centre, Sept. 16, 2018 The Golden Wedding was highlighted with a mass featuring The Rite of the Renewal of Marriage. It was followed with a dinner, program with special performances of family and friends, and presentations in tribute to the celebrating couple, who are well-respected for their contributions to the 

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PICTORIAL: Martin Nievera at PIDC Mabuhay Festival, Nathan Phillips Square, Aug. 25, 2018

   

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PIDC awardees

Pictorial: PIDC-Mabuhay Festival 20th anniversary Gala

August 23, 2018 at the Sheraton Hotel, Toronto PHOTOS: By Michelle Chermaine Ramos

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MAYOR John Tory with Bangla Youth Radio’s Narwin Farah, new member of the National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada during the organization’s meeting Monday, Sept. 10 at City Hall.

NEPMC new member with Mayor Tory

 

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TPR’s Norman Garcia (center) celebrates his birthday with family and friends at Asian Legend in Scarborough. Among those present are Jhun Garcia, Dodie Garcia, Eric and Pat Lazaro, JP Lazaro and Mary Wong, Mae, Sarah and Adam Lazaro; Mike and Elaine Avila and kids David, Daniel and Isabel; parents Hermie and Mila Garcia; siblings Lawrence and Lala Garcia, nephew Domenic and nieces Serena, Naeema and Justice.

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KALESA bar and restaurant’s first anniversary marked last June 30.  D’ New Direction performed, from left: Levy, Abet, Gabby, Dondie.

Kalesa Bar Restaurant’s 1st anniversary

 

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