By Darlene Casten The men responsible for kidnapping and raping a Filipina teen during a horrifying eight-hour ordeal in 2014 have been sentenced to 12 years in jail. Cody and Corey Manyshots were sentenced Jan. 26 to 12 years in prison...
Article and photo by Quay Evano Many Filipinos who watched PTV Channel 4 in the 70s and 80s will remember incoming Philippine Consulate General Gilberto Asuque and his deep baritone voice when he was reporting the top news of the...

Mangan Grill

Mangan Grill showcases Kapampangan and Ilocano food By  Will Tigley The flavours of Kapampangan and Ilocano food are showcased on the menu of Mangan Grill in Calgary’s northeast. It’s a couple of unique Philippine regional cuisines to feature for a Calgary Filipino...
Family, friends and members of the community are rallying around a 17-yearold Filipina who was the victim of a brutal sexual assault last month.
It has been over eight months since Maria Fe Labial underwent her surgery for a spinal implant to help treat her scoliosis.
Araw ng Kalayaan Planned for Wetaskiwin By Darlene Casten The Philippines gained its independence on June 12, 1998 and the day now serves to bring Filipinos together, wherever they may be living, to celebrate their rights and freedoms. This year a...

YEP YYC

Group aims to empower Filipino youth By Darlene Casten Re-connecting or keeping cultural connections for Filipino youths living in Canada is the mission of a group already busy sharing their culture with Calgarians. The council that brought Fiesta Filipino to Calgary...
The families of five murder victims, killed at a small house party on April 15, are asking that information surrounding the deaths of their children remain under wraps until the man accused in their murder is on trial.
By Quay Evano   Calgary-born Gilmore Junio, the first Filipino-Canadian Speedskater is representing Canada once again in the Winter Olympics being held in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Gilmore Junio, who has won several speedskating medals since 2009, won the hearts of Canadians...
By Quay Evano Alberta Deputy Premier and Minister of Health Sarah Hoffman met up with Filipino Community Leaders in Calgary in late February to discuss different issues that affect the Filipino community in the province and how the present government...

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