Round Up


Julie Nanquil & Jason Lau Moon Lin Engagement

Westshore Community Centre, Pickering on May 20, 2018  

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PCCF at Asian Heritage Month gala

By Jose Victor ‘Jayvee’ Salamena TORONTO–Members and guests of The Philippine Canadian Charitable Foundation (PCCF) were able to take part in the annual Asian Heritage Month Gala on the night of Sunday, May 27, 2018, held in Richmond Hill, a suburb north of Toronto, Canada. The Asian Heritage Month Gala celebrated the various Asian groups 

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95th Birthday of Gloria Mesina

95th Birthday and Thanksgiving for Lola/Nanay Gloria Mesina on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Etobicoke. Lilian and Arturo Cuaresma, with their children and family with Gloria Mesina. Lilian is Nanay Gloria’s daughter. (Photos provided)

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Photo: Dennis Hastings

June 12 is Filipino Heritage Day and June is Filipino Heritage Month

The photo was taken at the Catholic Education Centre after the Toronto Catholic District School Board -TCDSB, Canada’s largest Catholic school district, passed the Historic Motion declaring June 12 as “Filipino Heritage Day” and June as “Filipino Heritage Month” starting this year, in all Catholic secondary and elementary schools in Toronto. The Official Proposal and 

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Featineans celebrate spring rites with a social fundraiser

By Tony A. San Juan Springtime, seasonally, is really a good time for enjoying the weather shift and bringing respite to the chilly long nights of winter. Thus, The Featineans Association of Canada -TFAT, together with its officers, members, friends and guests in the Greater Toronto Area aptly converged and celebrated the rites of spring 

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Photo: Susana Molinolo

Poet Patria Rivera launches 4th poetry collection

TORONTO–The Time Between, Filipino Canadian poet Patria Rivera’s fourth poetry collection, was launched recently by Signature Editions at Gerrard Art Space (GAS) Gallery in Toronto May 6. Growing up in the Philippines, Rivera said, events and personal histories formed much of her poetry. “We are all products of our pasts, and to ignore our past 

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Joe Rivera stands before two of his paintings which are part of his 
Migrants Workers Series displayed at Metro Hall Rotunda, Toronto. 
Rivera and other artists are jointly exhibiting their works in celebration of Asian Heritage Month 2018.  (Photo provided)


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Consul  General 
Rosalita S. Prospero

Bicol Canada officers inducted

By Leticia Peralta Toral and Manuel Papa Philippine Consul General Rosalita S. Prospero cited the strong commitment and support of the men and women of the Bicol. Canada Community Association (BCCA) in encouraging and motivating fellow Bicolanos in Canada through strong bonds of friendship and goodwill. She mentioned the continuing emphasis on the promotion of 

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Jennylyn, Dennis, Dingdong, Betong, Lovi, and Alden take a selfie with the crowd

Thrilled to see their Kapuso idols

Pinoys in US and Canada Sikat Ka, Kapuso! concerts take social media by storm GMA Pinoy TV’s Sikat Ka, Kapuso! was a huge hit among Filipinos abroad as the back-to-back shows featuring Kapuso Drama King Dennis Trillo, Ultimate Star Jennylyn Mercado, Kapuso Premier Drama Actress Lovi Poe, Pambansang Bae Alden Richards, Kapuso comedian Betong Sumaya, 

Posted 10 months ago by

Action Honda  Tim Hortons Picture

Action Honda awards Civic EX-T for the Tim Horton’s Roll Up the Rim winners

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