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2014-10-10 08:21:44

CALGARY, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - (TSX-V: PFC) - PetroFrontier Corp. ("PetroFrontier") announces that Statoil Australia Theta B.V. ("Statoil"), PetroFrontier's joint venture partner and the operator of the 2014 work program and budget has completed testing operations at the OzDelta-1 well. The OzDelta-1 well was perforated at 737.5 and 736 meters using an abrasion jetting tool within the Lower Arthur Creek Hot Shale formation. A small water based hydraulic stimulation was...

2014-10-10 08:20:49

OTTAWA, Oct.10, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Canada Post is issuing a commemorative envelope to celebrate the monumental achievement of the Québec Conference delegates. Along with the Charlottetown Conference envelope issued this past September, it continues the story of the first steps in the foundation of our country through archival photographs, art and documents. The envelope showcases a photograph of the conference delegates present at the Québec Conference. "On October 10, we...

2014-10-09 23:11:45

Swedish Cake Bakery Almondy provides shoppers with added confidence when purchasing gluten-free frozen cakes. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 The Gluten-Free Certification Program (GFCP) in partnership with the Canadian Celiac Association is pleased to announce that Almondy’s Toblerone Chocolate torte, now available at Metro and Overwaitea stores across the country, has recently become certified by the GFCP in Canada. “By displaying the GFCP trademark, the Almondy brand provides...

2014-10-09 23:06:43

National Timeshare Owners Association CEO Elected To CRDA Board Of Directors Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 The Canadian Resort Development Association (CRDA) announced the appointment of Gregory G. Crist, to the Board of Directors prior to the opening of the Canadian Resort Conference, which was held in Toronto, Canada on September 22nd and 23rd 2014. This marks the first time in CRDA’s history that an individual representing timeshare owners throughout Canada and the United...

2014-10-09 23:03:40

Ticket Down announces that they are just lowered their prices again on tickets for Colombia vs. El Salvador, Ecuador vs. El Salvador and Colombia vs. Canada at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, NJ. This popular ticket reseller encourages diehard soccer fans to add promo code CHEAP for added savings on their already low soccer ticket prices. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 Ticket Down has cut ticket prices across the board on Colombia vs. El Salvador tickets along with tickets for the...

2014-10-09 16:26:10

NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rubenstein Public Relations (RPR) has announced that it has been named the official agency of record for Astro Gallery of Gems, the world's foremost gem and mineral gallery since 1961. Celebrating 55 years in business, Astro Gallery of Gems has recently opened its new flagship location on Fifth Avenue. The new 10,000-square-foot showroom carries an extensive range of natural history items on display, from tiny tumbled stones to 2,000-pound...

2014-10-09 16:26:09

OTTAWA, Oct. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - A scratchy uniform jacket, an intricately engraved shell casing and a First World War recruitment poster -- students across Canada can now literally hold these pieces of history in their hands thanks to Supply Line, an educational program commemorating the 100th anniversary of the First World War. The Canadian War Museum is thrilled to officially launch today this free, national program at Brookfield High School in Ottawa. "Supply Line is already proving...

2014-10-09 16:21:32

RICHMOND, BC, Oct. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, today announced that it has been selected to provide Mitsubishi Electric Corporation with multiple Ku- and Ka-band antenna subsystems for a telecommunication satellite. The work is in excess of US$10 million. This award is a testament to MDA's leadership position in Ku- and Ka-band multi-beam solutions as we expand in the...

2014-10-09 16:20:48

RICHMOND, BC, Oct. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX:MDA) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) today announced that the first use of a digital processor to reconstruct an image from Seasat, the first civilian spaceborne synthetic aperture radar (SAR) satellite, has been recognized as an IEEE Milestone in Electrical Engineering and Computing. This groundbreaking image, produced in November 1978 by...

2014-10-09 12:33:36

Fans turned to mobiles and tablets to stream ice level views of the game - New ref cam the most popular TORONTO, Oct. 9, 2014 /CNW/ -? The puck officially dropped last night and 55,000 fans live streamed their favourite team online using Rogers?(TM) NHL GameCentre LIVE(TM)?. Want to know where they caught the action? Seventy five per cent watched the games online at home while another 25 per cent caught it on the go using their mobiles and tablets. On average hockey fans streamed 51...


Latest Canada Reference Libraries

Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

HTT Plethore
2014-06-18 07:12:24

The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...

Canadian Horse
2014-04-03 12:38:23

The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...

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