Knights of Rizal Dimasalang Chapter, Toronto Kapuso Lions Club

April 17, 2017

Sir Joaquin (Jojo) T. Taduran, Jr.(left), KGOR deputy commander of the Knights of Rizal Dimasalang Chapter, has convinced Dario Agustin, to join the  Rizal Dimasalang Chapter and the Toronto Kapuso Lions Club in order to continue serving the Filipino community in Toronto and other parts of the province of Toronto. Sir Mario Alpuerto, KGOR, is the Chapter Commander of the Knights of Rizal Dimasalang Chapter with  Sir George R. Poblete,…


PAL, Cebu Pacific announces flight cancellations

February 20, 2017

THE Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific have announced the cancellation of flights due to the maintenance shutdown of the Tagaytay radar from March 6 to March 11. The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) issued a notice to airmen enforcing a temporary shutdown of the Tagaytay radar for maintenance and upgrade.MORE


27 Filipinos get UK Chevening Scholarships

August 27, 2015

TWENTY seven Filipinos have been awarded the prestigious Chevening Scholarships by the UK Government for the coming academic year. The scholars were recently honoured at a reception hosted by Ambassador Asif Ahmad at his residence on 25 August. The event was attended by the families of the scholars, members of the Chevening alumni network in the Philippines and scholarship co-sponsors, Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), GlaxoSmithKline Philippines, Megaworld Foundation…


DFA cautions OFWs on unpaid loans, bouncing checks

January 23, 2015

THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) cautions overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in the United Arab Emirates on taking out loans and using credit cards. The advisory is being issued in view of the alarming increase in the number of Filipinos detained due to unpaid loans.


Ontario Filipino Ministerial Fellowship

Photo shows the men and women composing the Ontario Filipino Ministerial Fellowship who held their monthly meeting last week at the Friends of Jesus Christ Canada Church located at Nugget, Scarborough, Ontario, Canada with Bishop Ef Tendero of Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches as guest speaker. Pastor Teck Uy is the incumbent president of the OFMF. (PR)

January 20, 2014

Bayan Basketball Club hosts 26th NABA tournament

By Romy Zetazate and Manny Papa THE 26th Annual Inter-City NABA’s basketball tournament is slated at the Ray Twinney Recreational Complex in Newmarket, Ontario, and in some other Catholic and High School Gyms around the York Region, specifically in Newmarket, Aurora, King City, and Richmond Hill. The three-day event will be held commencing Friday, August 30, when it holds its opening ceremonies. Actual basketball game competitions will be held starting…

August 8, 2013

Filipino student named a Brisbane ambassador

A STUDENT from The Philippines now studying in Brisbane, Australia has been honored for a second time by the Lord Mayor in his adopted home. Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk announced 28-year-old Adonil Paul Mariano was one of 33 Brisbane International Student Ambassadors for 2013.

May 27, 2013

Lenore RS Lim's 10th Solo Show in New York

Filipina artist Lenore RS Lim is currently exhibiting “Calado,” her 10th Solo exhibit in New York at Tally Beck Contemporary, a lower eastside Manhattan gallery specializing in contemporary Asian art. The show runs from May 8 to June 21. During the exhibit, the gallery will also give a presentation on “A History of Contemporary Art in the Philippines” by Tally Beck on May 22 and an “Artist’s Talk and Q&A”…

May 16, 2013

Naldo-Alcazar clans plan a grand reunion by 2013

By Manuel Papa A GRAND reunion for the Naldo and Alcazar families is now being prepared, with Mrs. Aurora Naldo Ethler coordinating the event. She said it is about time that members of both families should know one another. Some members of the clan are living in several provinces in Luzon, Visayas, Mindanao, North America, and other parts of the world. Ethler said she is coordinating the preparation of this…

July 26, 2012

Valentine Greetings

THROUGH the centuries, the Christian holiday on the feast of St. Valentine became a time to exchange love messages. St. Valentine is the patron saint of lovers. This Valentine season, greet your loved ones through this greetings board. Sun.Star has devoted this page to hear your message and thoughts. You can also reminisce with us how you met your Valentine. Sun.Star, however, reserves the right to delete messages that are offensive,…

January 5, 2011