Publisher's Note

  • Publisher’s Note

    Hello dear readers, It’s June and half of the year is almost gone. But we still have rain at times and it’s good for the grass and all the plants in our garden.  Although lately, it’s been getting to more sunny now, I’m sure that everyone is enjoying the outdoors. June is a very important month for [...]

    Read full post »


Visitors to Pinoytimes



Page added on December 26, 2018

Email this to a friendEmail This Post Email This Post                      Printable versionPrint This Post Print This Post

Publisher’s Note

Publisher’s Note thumbnail

It’s been 23 years since I’ve moved to Canada from the Philippines.  I remember that the first thing I looked for was a Filipino community paper so I can read some news about the community being new in Calgary.  I never found any Filipino community paper back in 1996. From them on I told myself that when the right time comes, I will publish a Filipino community to keep my fellow pinoys well informed with what’s going on in the community and in the province as well.

It was in July 2008 that I started to conceptualize my dream.  At first my late husband was hesitant about the idea.  But later on, I explained to him why I want to do it and he finally understood and supported my dream. It was my son, Roberto who gave me the name PINOY TIMES to use for my community paper.  I remember talking to most Filipino entrepreneurs about the launching of PINOY TIMES in August 2008.  I can’t believe that in a month’s time, I was able to get at least 30 advertisers and managed to published 24 pages for the maiden issue of PINOY TIMES.

10 years after, 2018, PINOY TIMES is now a household name, and to add to it, we also spread our wings with our radio program PINOY TIMES ON AIR 94.7 FM.  There were challenges along the way, but with passion and dedication to my dream, I take this challenges as a way to improve more on what I can offer the community in terms of public service to the people.

I dedicate this 10 years of PINOY TIMES to my late husband, Henry, who has been very supportive to the fact that he used to write gardening articles for the readers.  I would like to thank all advertisers who has supported me and gave me their trust all the way from scratch until now that I have a total of 120 issues of PINOY TIMES.  Without my advertisers, PINOY TIMES will not make it in circulation for a decade.  And to all my writers/contributors, thank you for all your efforts, time and dedication to impart your ideas and knowledge to our readers.  Pinoy Times will not be complete without your presence every month.

I am thankful to the Lord Almighty for giving me the strength to go thru all the storms in my life and yet He gave me this one decade of accomplishment for my publication.  I will continue to be PINOY TIMES and hopefully you will be with us for another decade if God allows it to happen.

TO GOD BE THE GLORY!

CONNIE KRIASKI









RELATED STORIES

  • No Related Post


LATEST HEADLINES

COMMUNITY NEWS

Mr. and Ms. Pilipinas Canada Independence 2019 thumbnail Mr. and Ms. Pilipinas Canada Independence 2019
Canada to empower visible minority newcomer women thumbnail Canada to empower visible minority newcomer women
Interim Pathway for Caregivers sa Canada Bukas na Ngayon thumbnail Interim Pathway for Caregivers sa Canada Bukas na Ngayon
$125,000 available for non-profit initiatives to support affordable housing residents thumbnail $125,000 available for non-profit initiatives to support affordable housing residents

PINOY STORIES

Cubao to Makati in 5 minutes by December thumbnail Cubao to Makati in 5 minutes by December

HAVE YOUR SAY

HAVE YOUR SAY Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, dolor sit ipsum.

PROMOTIONAL BLOCK

PROMOTIONAL BLOCK Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, dolor sit ipsum.

TRAVEL NEWS



PINOY TOONS


Tags