Article and photos by Quay Evano Photo credit to EJ Negre For Calgary’s Filipinos, the long wait is over. Jollibee opened its first store in Calgary Sept....
by Chelsea TanPhoto by Rodel LozanoImagine walking into old school Manila, through the iconic facades of the Manila Church and Luneta Park. You don’t have to make believe because of this year, because Fiesta Filipino is celebrating...
by Quay Evano Just like the definition of his last name, the newest Philippine Consul General for Alberta and Saskatchewan Zaldy Patron is definitely a person and a government official who gives his utmost support and service to...
By: Adrian Dayrit Filipinos in Alberta cast their overseas ballots in the Philippine National Election, which was held May 13. Registered Filipino voters in Alberta were mailed their ballots and could deliver the ballots to the consulate in person or mail...
By: Lindsay Santos Photos By: EJ Negre Four bobsled athletes have moved to Calgary, their official training home base for the next six weeks. Philippine Coast Guardsmen Rolando Isidro, Jeffrey Dela Cruz, Joseph Acosta, and Jerby Deriada with the Philippine National Bobsled,...
By Lindsay Santos Photo By Buddy Cunanan Mabuhay caught up with the Philippine National Bobsled, Luge and Skeleton Association, Inc. (PNBLSA) to find out the progress they have been making and to get an update on their plans to make Calgary...
  By Chelsea Tan The well-renowned band Aegis celebrated 20 years in the music industry this year. Their classic hits Halik, Basang Basa Sa Ulan and Luha, which continue to resonate with Filipino fans all over the globe. The seven-member group is touring...
  By Lindsay Santos Photos By Buddy Cunanan The Philippine National Bobsled, Luge, and Skeleton Association, Inc. (PNBLSA) announced their plans to make Calgary their permanent home base for training as they vie for a spot in the 2022 Olympic Winter Games.   In...
  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   The Province will add two new languages to the Alberta Education curriculum and members of a number of Filipino community groups are asking for the Filipino language to be considered. Premier Rachel Notley and Education Minister David Eggen...

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