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Lala de Vera speaks as featured guest at the Canada Coconut Festival, David Pecaut Square, Toronto

Lala de Vera wins record for longest Buckoff bull ride at CNE

KALAYAAN Garcia de Vera wins record for longest Buckoff bull ride at the Canadian National Exhibition, Aug. 23, at a record 1 minute, 38 seconds, beating the old record of 1 min. 32 sec., winning a food prize of one huge rack BBQ ribs at CNE’s Northern Comfort Saloon. For Lala, a Registered Holistic Nutritionist, 

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PPCO officers, members and guests with former NOTL Mayor Art T. Viola (front, 4th from the right), Aug. 8, 2015. The event included a visit to Joseph’s Estate Wines for some wine-tasting and shopping, as well as the Pavel Varadinek family farm for some fruits and vegetables.
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Annual Picnic at Niagara-on-the-Lake August 8, 2015

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PCCF participated in ‘Taste of Manila at Bathurst and Wilson

The Philippine Canadian Charitable Foundation (PCCF) recently participated in the second ‘Taste of Manila’ parade held at the Bathurst and Wilson area in Toronto, to show its support for the Filipino event.

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Taste of Manila Pictorial Aug. 22-23, 2015

Jericho Rosales performing on stage, August 23, 2015 at Bathurst and Wilson (Photos: HG) ;  

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Halo Halo Festival Pictorial by Ariel Ramos

Sunday, August 9, 2015 at Artscape Wychwood Barns

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PABITIN at Halo Halo Festival with kids eager to grab their goodies.

Halo Halo Festival 2015

Sunday, August 9, 2015 at Artscape Wychwood Barns Pictorial by Hermie Garcia

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CHEFS participating in Kultura’s Kain Kalye (from left): Shinji Yamaguchi of Gushi Foods, Gavin Vasquez of Chef G Services, Sarina De Villa of Lola’s Kusina, Diona Joyce of Kanto by Tita Flips (the Kain Kalye Competition 2015 winner), Alex Austriaco of Cinq Foods, and the MC is Darrel Gamotin. Not in photo: Bejun Dela Cruz of Las Pinas Kusina.                PHOTO: R. SEVILLA

Kultura’s Kain Kalye at Dundas Square pictorial by Rene Sevilla

Sunday, August 9, 2015 at Dundas Square in Toronto

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Caroline Mangosing, Kapisanan Co-Founder; Kat Estacio, Kultura Festival Director; Nicole Cajucom, Kapisanan Executive Director; Charmaine Mauricio, Kapisanan Board Member; Rina Espiritu, Kapisanan Board Member; Rhowena Adolfo, Kapisanan Board Chair; Dani Magsumbol, Kultura Lead Coordinator

Livin’ La Vida Imelda Pictorial by Hermie Garcia

KULTURA and Philippine Airlines present Carlos Celdran’s” Livin’La Vida Imelda” In partnership with Viva Manila, OCAD University and Carlos Bulosan Theatre August 5, 2015, OCAD Univerity, McCaul Street, Toronto    

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Diwa ng Kasarinlan 2015 Pictorial by Hermie Garcia

A celebration of the Philippine Struggle for Independence Saturday, July 25, 2015 at OPSEU Headquarters, Wellesley Street West, Toronto        

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Fiesta ng Kalayaan 2015

Fiesta ng Kalayaan 2015 June 27, 2015, Mississauga Celebration Square Pictorial by Rene Sevilla

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