Round Up


Dolly Poblete’s 86th Birthday

Photos courtesy of Dindo Orbeso

Posted 6 months ago by

Martha Joy with guest singer Elaine Evangelista-Virola of the defunct Hotdog Band.

Community Pictorial by Ariel Ramos

Martha Joy held her concert on February 18, 2017 at Rembrandt Banquet Hall, which was filled to capacity. —————————————————————————- iWELD welding shop held its official opening on Feb. 17, 2017 in Brampton, Ontario. Owner Ricky Cruz gave an inspirational speech encouraging other Filipinos to open their own businesses. Photo shows Cruz, his work team, families 

Posted 7 months ago by

Maria Tanglao, receives the Gold Top Award from Raffy Policarpio – LBC Country Head Canada

LBC awards Top Cargo Agents

LBC Canada, the leading provider of moving packages and goods thru sea and air to the Philippines, awarded its Top Air Cargo Agents for 2016. LBC Air Cargo Partners offers business owners LBC’s air cargo service that is secure, reliable and on time. The services provided to our Filipino community are Documents, Parcels and Boxes 

Posted 8 months ago by

Sebang Travel Filipino staff, from left: Lucy King, Levie Andrew, Cille Tan, Lyn Sanchez and Angie Oliveros.

Sebang Travel – KC Tours 34th Anniversary Party

Celebrating Sebang Travel – KC Tours 34th Anniversary Party held at Sariwon Korean Barbeque Restaurant

Posted 8 months ago by


Community Pictorial by Ariel Ramos

Miss Maria Liezel Malicay, Miss Caregiver – FILCORE 2016, participated in the Fundraising of FILCORE Gala Night (Dec. 17, 2016) for OFWs, caregivers and others. Liezyl arrived in Canada from Saudi Arabia. ———————– ———————–

Posted 8 months ago by

Toronto marchers Wayne Chu, Ethel Tungohan and baby Freddie

Toronto Women’s March

TORONTO’s Women’s March had 60,000 people in attendance, including many babies and children. Many held signs extolling the value of women’s rights, and others chanted in favour of migrants’ and refugees’ rights. Wayne Chu, Freddie Tungohan-Chu and Ethel Tungohan attend rally as a family. “It was important for me to bring my 11 month old 

Posted 8 months ago by

KCCC volunteer appreciation   night2017

KCCC Volunteer appreciation night

On January 13,2017,the Kalayaan Cultural Community Centre (KCCC) expressed its appreciation to volunteers and supporters. Other than the individual volunteers helping in the different activities such as golf, bowling,walkathon, it was well attended by different groups such as the Bayanihan group, the TFC group, Fiesta ng Kalayaan group, CHS alumni, UE alumni, Mapua alumni, Monday 

Posted 8 months ago by



EZEKIEL ALEXIS CARPIO, turned 11 January 26, 2017. He plays basketball, is a swimming gold medalist, a Taekwondo trophy recipient, and an academic awardee. He is the son of Cathy and Jayjay Carpio of Toronto.  

Posted 8 months ago by


IREMIT’s Sarte with former Ambassador Reeder

IREMIT Branch Manager Simeon Sarte with Neil Reeder, former Canada’s Ambassador to the Philippines, during a recent PCCF/AFCM/OLA Get Together. At the event, the efforts of Reeder when Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda hit the Philippines was recognized. (St. Jamestown News Service, Dindo Orbeso)

Posted 9 months ago by


Community Round-Up by Ariel Ramos

ACTRISTAR under the leadership of President Pidoy Pacis celebrated its 18th Annual Awards Night at Montecassino Hotel – Toronto on December 21, 2016. ———————-

Posted 9 months ago by