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2014-07-04 23:01:59

Ticket Down has cut ticket prices for the soccer match between the Canada Men's National Soccer Team and Jamaica at BMO Field in Toronto. This reputable ticket exchange is offering their customer appreciation discount code "SOCCER-2014" for additional savings. Toronto, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 Tickets to the friendly soccer match between Canada and Jamaica on Tuesday, September 9th, are available at Ticket Down. All tickets for the game between Canada and...

2014-07-04 16:20:13

ST. ALBERT, AB, July 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Roadking Travel Centres Inc. (NEX RKG.H) today announces that it intends to seek shareholder approval, at its upcoming Annual General and Special Meeting (the "Shareholders Meeting"), to dissolve pursuant to the provisions of the Business Corporations Act (Alberta), and in conjunction therewith discharge its remaining liabilities and distribute its remaining property. The Shareholders Meeting is anticipated to be held on or about September 26,...

2014-07-04 12:20:27

SAINT-CONSTANT, QC, July 4, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum, is pleased to announce the arrival of diesel-electric locomotive CN 7300. Exporail thanks its loyal partner, CN, for this generous donation that will fill several needs. This fully functional yard engine will be used to move rolling stock to prepare new exhibitions, present railroad demonstrations and pull the passenger train that offers visitors a fun ride on Sunday afternoons. Since its opening,...

2014-07-03 23:10:03

Friends of Science announce the release of their Vulcan-logic DeConsensus Project on climate change and human-caused global warming, just in time for Captain Kirk – William Shatner - to lead the world famous Calgary Stampede parade. The DeConsensus Project is guided by a charming Vulcan caricature who walks us through a logical assessment of the alleged 97% consensus, which is nothing more than a social proof, say Friends of Science. Calgary, Alberta, Canada (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 As...

2014-07-03 23:09:10

Ten best integrated search companies in Canada ranked in July 2014 by topseos-canada.com. (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 The ten best integrated search marketing services in Canada have been named by topseos-canada.com for the month of July 2014. Each month a team of researchers spend time identifying and reporting the best integrated search marketing services around the world to assist businesses in selecting the best service to assist them. The main objective of topseos-canada.com is to assist...

2014-07-03 23:07:28

Stage2 Data hosts discussion about Cloud Backup, Cloud Disaster Recovery and Cloud Hosting and engages corporate leaders in discussion about the importance of protecting data from disaster and options for moving into the Cloud. (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Stage2Data CEO Jeff Collier addressed an audience in Oakville, Ontario outlining the importance of business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) while highlighting his company's highly competitive Disaster Recovery offerings. Together...

2014-07-03 23:06:25

WakeUpLand.com Launches New Version of Extremely Popular Wake Up Call and Reminder Service Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Waking up on time just became a lot easier with WakeUpLand.com's brand new web-based wake up call and reminder service. Since 2001, people all across the United States and Canada have relied on WakeUpLand to wake up on time for important meetings and life events. Version 2.0 of the popular wake up service has added a new easy-to-use design to help members...

2014-07-03 23:03:39

411.ca app from Local Search Corp lets users get the 411 in their neighborhood and explore popular local businesses, search for businesses via categories, filter searches to refine results, read reviews, access zoom-able maps and get directions, perform a Canada whitepage directory search, see “who called” via the reverse number look-up, and browse their search history. The app is available for iOS devices in the App Store and Android devices on Google Play. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) July...

2014-07-03 23:02:49

The 8th edition of the RBC Royal Bank Annual Charity Classic took place on June 16th, 2014, at the Summerlea Golf & Country Club, aiming to support local West Island charities. Montreal, QC (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 This year, RBC partnered with Rideau Recognition Solutions and its CEO, Peter Hart, who served as honorary President of the tournament. All proceeds from the tournament went directly to the West Island Community Shares and the Vaudreuil–Soulanges Health Care Foundation. The...

2014-07-03 16:24:25

TORONTO, July 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Koodonation(TM), Canada's first-ever online microvolunteering community is now spreading the spirit of social good from coast to coast with its new French website: nationkoodo.com. Koodonation has been redefining volunteerism since October 2011 by engaging today's online socially-savvy generation in community engagement and philanthropy, all through one, simple online hub: koodonation.com. What started as a grassroots initiative, created to connect...


Latest Canada Reference Libraries

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...

Spotted Spreadwing, Lestes congener
2014-01-20 14:52:54

The spotted spreadwing (Lestes congener) is a species of damselfly that can be found in in North America, in a range that includes Canada and the United States. It prefers to reside near temporary and permanent ponds or flooded riverbanks, as well as slow moving swamps and marshes. This species can be seen between the months of July and September. The spotted spreadwing differs in size between the sexes, with males reaching an average body length between 1.4 and 1.7 inches and females...

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penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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