On this day, September 12

  On this day, September 12, in 1896, 13 Filipinos were executed by Spanish authorities at Plaza de Armas of Fort San Felipe Neri in Cavite Nuevo (now Cavite City.) They are commonly known as the 13 Martyrs of Cavite or “Trece Martires.”   1919 On this day, September 12, 1919 – The first Filipino-produced and directed feature… Read More »

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Fabiola Restaurant (Madrid, Spain)

  Craving for Filipino food in Spain? Try Lechon, Kare-Kare, and Pancit at Fabiola Restaurant in Madrid! Fabiola Restaurant is located at Calle Bravo Murillo 297, Portal 3, 28020, Madrid, Spain. Fabiola Restaurant’s best sellers are Lechon, Kare-Kare, and Pancit. The food price ranges from 1 Euro to 5 Euros. The restaurant has a facebook page at /fabiolabarandrestaurant… Read More »

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On this day, September 11

  On this day, September 11, in 1956, the Pangasinan-born, English-language novelist, Carlos Bulosan passed away from bronchopneumonia in Seattle, USA. He is best known for his semi-autobiography, “America is in the Heart.”   1917 On this day, September 11, in 1917, the kleptocrat and dictator Ferdinand Marcos, the 10th President of the Philippines, was born in Sarrat,… Read More »

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Grandt Kitchen

  Craving for Filipino food in Canada? Try Sisig, Binagoongang Spare Ribs, and GK Boodle Fight at Grandt Kitchen in Surrey, British Columbia! Grandt Kitchen is located at 10257, King George Boulevard, Surrey, Canada. Grandt Kitchen’s best-sellers are Sisig, Binagoongang spare ribs, GK Boodle Fight. The sisig is made from parts of pig head and chicken liver, seasoned… Read More »

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Civil Service Month

  September is Civil Service Month by virtue of Proclamation No. 1050 signed on July 31, 1997, by then-President Fidel V. Ramos. This year’s theme, “Upholding integrity and building a high trust society” The Civil Service Commission, as the central personnel agency of the government, shall establish a career service and adopt measures to promote morale, efficiency, integrity,… Read More »

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