The courtroom was packed for a preliminary inquiry into the murder of five young people at a get-together last spring, who were celebrating the end of the university school year.
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...
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...
Filipino Man Killed by CTrain at Whitehorn Station By Adrian Dayrit On Monday February 20, 30-year- old Rafael Carlos was hit and killed by a CTrain at Whitehorn station crossing at 36 th Ave NE. Carlos leaves behind his father and brother who...
By Darlene Casten   A group of Calgary’s Filipino business leaders and professionals are working to create an organization to increase the visibility of the business community.   A 14-member board is currently creating the direction of the Filipino Chamber of Commerce Alberta. The...
  Written by: Chelsea Tan Backstage at Fiesta Filipino: Annie Lux, Chelsea Tan, Xian Lim, Bela Padilla, Yassi Pressman, Chad Kinis.   Fiesta Filipino is the largest public show of Filipino culture here in Calgary, and 2018 marked the fourth year of...
By Darlene Casten   A petition brought Consul General Julius Torres to Calgary and some Filipino community groups in the city  are hoping another petition will keep him here for a few more years. Philippine Consul General for Alberta and Saskatchewan, Julius...
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...

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