By Will Tigley     The fourth year of Calgary’s annual Fiesta Filipino had amazing growth. Over 66,000 people attended throughout the three days over the September long weekend and even downpours of rain couldn’t keep the crowds away from enjoying the food...
By Darlene Casten The nominees in next year’s midterm elections in the Philippines aren’t even on the table yet, but Calgary’s Filipino community is running out of time to sign up to vote. The deadline to register as an overseas voter is...
By Darlene Casten The parent’s of murder victim Lawrence Hong talked about the heartbreak of the last four years at a disposition hearing for Matthew de Grood, who was found not criminally responsible for the murder of Hong and four...
    By Will Tigley This month the sounds of the Philippines came to Calgary from a group out of Boston. On August 1, in partnership with the Philippine Consulate General in Calgary and the Philippine Cultural Center Foundation, the Iskwelahang...
With 5,500 people attending, the excitement behind Fiesta Filipino's Stampede Agahan has not diminished in its third year. Serving up a different breakfast than the usual pancakes that dominate the morning festivities during the Calgary Stampede, Agahan served up a...
Written by: Chelsea Tan When my family and I first moved to Canada, I had no idea how much the weather could have an impact on our lifestyle. I remember taking a few extremely cold showers on our first week...
By: Lindsay Santos Photo by: mabcom.webs.com The Mabuhay Communication Group (Mabcom) is a Calgary-based non-profit amateur radio club comprised of about 30 members. The club’s objective is to promote amateur radio through friendship, education and communication assistance. Mabcom also focuses on...
By Quay Evano   Exactly a year after Filipino community leaders petitioned to the Alberta government for a Philippine Heritage Month for the province, the provincial government have proclaimed June as Philippine Heritage Month.  The proclamation was done in several events...
By Darlene Casten Two years ago Verna Marzo was completing feats many only dream – traveling all over the world, bungee jumping, cage diving with great white sharks. Fast forward a year and Marzo was learning to walk again, recovering...

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