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2014-05-22 23:01:14

Jim Lawley was presented the Happy Fraser Award at the Board of Directors meetings held at the Algonquin Resort in St. Andrews, New Brunswick. St. Andrews, New Brunswick (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) presented James Lawley with the organization’s highest honor at the Board of Directors meetings in St. Andrews, N.B. today. The award has been presented annually since 1975 in memory of T.B. “Happy” Fraser to an individual who has made outstanding, long-term...

2014-05-12 08:32:40

HOUSTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Solanbridge Group Inc (OTC: SLNX) is pleased to announce a Letter of Intent (LOI) between Mr. Beaver Paul of Germain Paul and Associates, a Quebec corporation, and Mr. Earle G. Hickey of First Halifax Financial Corporation, Inc., a Nova Scotia corporation. These corporations have joined with Solanbridge to develop medical marijuana opportunities throughout all of Canada, including Nova Scotia. Charles R. Shirley, Managing Director of SLNX stated,...

2014-05-06 12:27:24

28' Nova Scotia Lighthouse, Music, Culinary Demonstrations and Cultural Performances Bring Nova Scotia to Faneuil Hall and Fenway Park BOSTON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Don't be surprised if you hear the distinct Nova Scotia accent around Boston in May. From a 28' Nova Scotia Lighthouse to culinary demonstrations from Alain Bosse, Nova Scotia's famous Kilted Chef, Bostonians will have the chance to experience the culture of Nova Scotia on May 17-18, 2014 at Faneuil Hall Marketplace. The...

2014-02-05 23:22:05

Business Listings for the 2014 Top Service Providers in Halifax (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 2014 Halifax Consumer Choice Award Winners Consumer Choice Award is thrilled to announce the 2014 Top Service Providers in their respective sectors for the Greater Halifax Area. We would like to extend heartfelt congratulations to all this year’s winners; your dedication to superior service has resonated with the people of the city of Halifax. Each year across Canada, Consumer Choice Award gathers...

2013-11-26 23:23:16

From now until December 23, customers will be able to save 10% on any new storage rental with the donation of a non-perishable food item at a Halifax or Dartmouth Apple Self Storage facility. (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 With Christmas fast approaching, Apple Self Storage is kicking off a campaign to collect food for residents and families in need. The food drive, now taking place at two Halifax storage facilities and one across the Harbour in Dartmouth, will run until December 23. Customers...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'