Monthly Archives: February 2014
‘90s icons TRUEFAITH and WENCY CORNEJO rock Vancouver by Mary Ann R. Mandap

‘90s icons TRUEFAITH and WENCY CORNEJO rock Vancouver by Mary Ann R. Mandap

February 24, 20140

Original Pilipino Music (OPM) disciples of all ages trooped to Edgewater Casino Thursday night to watch the Vancouver leg of the Truefaith and Wency Cornejo Valentine’s Day Canada 2014 Tour.
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McLuhan Fellow Speaks on Press and Natural Disasters By Mary Ann R. Mandap

McLuhan Fellow Speaks on Press and Natural Disasters By Mary Ann R. Mandap

February 19, 20140

Marshall McLuhan 2013 Fellow Eileen Mangubat was in town recently to speak on the unique challenges faced by journalists covering typhoon Haiyan. Vancouver was the first stop for her lecture
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TEEN FEST CANADA May 10th, 2014

TEEN FEST CANADA May 10th, 2014

February 18, 20140

TeenFest is a one day exhibition for youth ages 12 to 18 years and their families. This event gives teens and tweens across Canada the opportunity to connect with each
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More aid pours in for Haiyan victims by Mary-Ann Mandap

More aid pours in for Haiyan victims by Mary-Ann Mandap

February 7, 20140

Humanitarian aid poured in from both local and international communities who rallied to help when Typhoon Haiyan, (locally known as “Yolanda”) one of the world’s strongest typhoons on record, struck
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HALA BIRA! It’s Fiesta Time! By: Gab Agcaoili

HALA BIRA! It’s Fiesta Time! By: Gab Agcaoili

February 7, 20140

In the Philippines, each city and barrio in the country’s colorful islands has at least one local fiesta of its own; honoring its Patron Saint. Nationwide, January is known to
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Philippine ‘tiger’ economy roars in 2013 by Mary-Ann Mandap

Philippine ‘tiger’ economy roars in 2013 by Mary-Ann Mandap

February 7, 20140

Philippine ‘tiger’ economy roars in 2013 by Mary-Ann Mandap
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Political Scene 2013 by Mary-Ann R. Mandap

Political Scene 2013 by Mary-Ann R. Mandap

February 6, 20140

  Sabah Standoff Over 200 armed members of the royal army of the Sultanate of Sulu under Jamalul Kiram III failed in their bid to reclaim Sabah in February. The
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