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Making traffic jams bearable
Willie Jose
Mon 24th April 2017


If you’re thinking of visiting our homeland, there’s one good advice:  brace yourselves both physically and mentally for the heavy traffic in Manila and its neighboring cities because this kind of traffic gridlock could certainly spoil your coming home, eating away much of your time and energy.
Canada is our home, eh!
Willie Jose
Wed 15th March 2017


Last week when my wife and I were on the bus while on our way somewhere in Toronto, she got hold of a copy of the 24 Hour tabloid paper and there was a news item that caught her attention:   “ We’re the 2nd best country in the world”.
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Willie Jose

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Willie Jose

If you’re thinking of visiting our homeland, there’s one good advice:  brace yourselves both physically and mentally for the heavy...
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Willie Jose

If you’re thinking of visiting our homeland, there’s one good advice:  brace yourselves both physically and mentally for the heavy...
MoreBus Tour - Eastern Canada, PEI & the Maritimes
Willie Jose

If you’re thinking of visiting our homeland, there’s one good advice:  brace yourselves both physically and mentally for the heavy...
MoreFriendly rivalry games fought, sense of brotherhood enhanced
Willie Jose

If you’re thinking of visiting our homeland, there’s one good advice:  brace yourselves both physically and mentally for the heavy...
MoreLiham mula kay Tatay
Willie Jose

If you’re thinking of visiting our homeland, there’s one good advice:  brace yourselves both physically and mentally for the heavy...
MoreRetired nurses’ good old days at Pamantasan
Willie Jose

If you’re thinking of visiting our homeland, there’s one good advice:  brace yourselves both physically and mentally for the heavy...

Willie Jose

About Author Willie Jose:


He is a former section editor and senior reporter of Times Journal in the Philippines.

He is now living in Toronto,Ontario, Canada.
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OTTAWA, CANADA --- Scarborough, Ontario resident George R. Poblete,  received the Queen's Sovereign Medal for Volunteers from the Right Honourable Governor General David Johnston, during a formal presentation ceremony made at  the Rideau Hall at 1 Sussex Drive in Ottawa, on April  24, 2017. (in photo: Queen’s Sovereign Medal for Volunteers awardee George R. Poblete(left) with Right Honourable Governor General...
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On the 31 March 2017 a celebration of the defeat of the 2nd attempt of the Liberal Government to introduce...
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“Respect and Harmony for a Progressive Multicultural Society”. 
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Willie Jose

If you’re thinking of visiting our homeland, there’s one good advice:  brace yourselves both physically and mentally for the heavy...
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I cannot let Earth Day, April 22, pass without a tribute to Mother Earth, as precious as your own mother—to...
 
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Businessman Jaap van Dijke, chairman and two board members, Myrla Danao and Dr. John Deen of Con Amor foundation in...
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