Publisher's Note

  • Publisher’s Note

    July 1st was the 150th Canada Day celebration. It was a very special day for all of us to be a part of this event. I remember 21 years ago how I didn’t have any idea of how my children and I will survive in a new country which will be home to [...]

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Sizzlin Suteki, the latest food craze in town!

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by C.K.
Congratulations to the owners of a brand new Japanese fast food spot Sizzlin’ Suteki on their grand opening last May 28, 2017.  After a month of renovations on the former location of Mama Nita’s Binalot, a new food craze is now ready to serve everyone in Calgary. It has a brighter space and the [...]


Mama Nita’s Boodle Fight goes to Barrio Fiesta

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It’s finally here…….the collaboration of Mama Nita’s boodle fight is now at Barrio Fiesta on 68th and Memorial.  We might miss the former location of Mama Nita’s but Barrio Fiesta will carry on their binalot and boodle fights in a much bigger location . The other location is being renovated to bring another concept by [...]


PNB Global Remit held PNB Centennial and PAL 75TH Anniversary raffle

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The awarding of prizes for the winners of the recently concluded PNB Centennial and PAL 75th Anniversary Raffle was held at the Manila Convenience Store on Friday, Match 17, 2017 to coincide with the opening of their new wing for remittance and travel business.
The prizes were presented with the store owner, Ms. Joy Tajanlangit.  Below [...]


Congratulations to Greatway Financial on their 1st National Convention

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Greatway Financial was founded inDecember 2010 by none other that its CEO Mr. Marlon Antonio, who was also the recipient of Pinoy Times Most Outstanding Business Person of the Year 2015. Greatway Financial is the fastest growing MGA who started with 26 advisors and now has over 1,500 advisors all over Canada and this is [...]


Once Upon a Filipino Food Truck

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Pinoy Pride is the name given to this food truck. It is the first and only Filipino food truck in Calgary, Alberta. Although, it is named as such this food truck is truly a product of humility and hard work by a husband and wife team Pol and Daisy and their family and friends [...]


CBC Foot Products Proudly Serving Calgary, AB since 1982

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CUSTOM-MADE ORTHOTICS- ORTHOPEDIC SHOES- COMPRESSION HOSIERY

The Beginning…

Our story began in 1978, when Lance Colins, the founder of CBC Foot Products was introduced to custom-made orthotics.  After he studied orthotics under Dr. George Alznner, he immediately knew he had discovered his passion and focus.  With the full support of his loving wife, Cindey Colins, who he [...]


MP Shory: Goodbye to the Canadian Penny

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Calgary, AB – On February 4th, 2013 the Canadian Mint stopped distributing the penny. “Producing pennies was costing the taxpayer $11 million per year — money that could be better spent on services that are important to Canadians,” said MP Devinder Shory.
It costs 1.6 cents to produce each penny, which [...]


Canada welcomes largest number of parents and grandparents in almost twenty years

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Up to 35,000 parents and grandparents to be reunited with families
Mississauga, November 5, 2012 — After the first year of the Action Plan for Faster Family Reunification, major progress has been made in reuniting families more quickly and reducing the backlog of Parent and Grandparent ( PGP ) program applications, Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister [...]


News Release — A review of the past 12 months and beyond at Citizenship and Immigration Canada “It’s been a busy time, but we are not done yet,” says Minister Jason Kenney

News Release — A review of the past 12 months and beyond at Citizenship and Immigration Canada “It’s been a busy time, but we are not done yet,” says Minister Jason Kenney thumbnail

Ottawa, August 24, 2012 — With historically high numbers of new immigrants arriving in Canada, the Government of Canada has introduced a number of significant reforms over the past year to strengthen the integrity and economic responsiveness of the immigration system.
“Our government has a plan for a faster, more flexible, [...]


Ministers Kenney and Fletcher celebrate Canada Day with new citizens

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News Release —
Gatineau, July 1, 2012 — Fifty-seven people became Canada’s newest citizens at a special ceremony at the Canadian Museum of Civilization today.
Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney marked the occasion by launching the newest audio version of the popular citizenship study guide, Discover Canada: the Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship. A number [...]


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