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2014-07-21 12:21:01

EAGAN, Minn., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transport America announces the addition of two new leaders: Kelly Polk, VP of Team Division and Michael Spencer, VP of SE Regional Division. Prior to joining Transport America, Kelly Polk was employed by Schneider National for 27 years in various capacities in Operations, Process Improvement, Associate Relations, and most recently as Director of Operations, Port Logistics. Kelly's educational background is in Business Management and...

2014-07-21 08:23:00

MONCTON, NB, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Major Drilling is pleased to announce its entry into the underground percussive/longhole drilling sector with its agreement to purchase the operations of Taurus Drilling Services. This business operates in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico, providing underground percussive/longhole drilling to mining company clients. Through this purchase, Major Drilling will acquire 39 drill rigs, together with related equipment, inventory and contracts. In...

2014-07-21 08:20:57

New flights to Fredericton, N.B. and Loreto, Mexico CALGARY, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced the 2014-2015 winter schedule featuring two new destinations, one new route and increased frequency on 19 additional routes. Twice-daily non-stop service between Toronto and Fredericton begins April 15, 2015, and weekly non-stop service between Calgary and Loreto, Mexico, launches February 14, 2015. Weekly flights between Winnipeg and Fort Lauderdale operate Saturdays...

2014-07-21 08:20:54

Regional airline to serve Fredericton, New Brunswick, beginning spring 2015 CALGARY, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet announced today it will launch twice-daily, non-stop service between Toronto and Fredericton, New Brunswick, effective April 15, 2015. Flights will be operated by WestJet Encore using its fleet of 78-seat, Canadian-made Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft. "The launch of service to Fredericton marks WestJet Encore's eastern-most destination to date," said Ferio...

2014-07-18 12:23:45

Organizations Celebrate Early Success of National "Canadian Tire Jumpstart Get in the Game!" Pilot Program TORONTO, July 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Since July 2013, 4,457 children from priority neighbourhoods across Canada have been given a sporting chance thanks to "Canadian Tire Jumpstart Get in the Game!" - a pilot program launched by Jumpstart Charities and Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada (BGCC) that aims to remove the financial barriers keeping many kids from participating in organized...

2014-07-17 16:25:01

MONTRÉAL, July 17, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - BCE Inc. (TSX: BCE) (NYSE: BCE) today announced that André Bérard has retired from the Boards of BCE and Bell Canada. "I sincerely thank Mr. Bérard for his invaluable service to our shareholders, customers and company," said Tom O'Neill, Chair of the Board. A Director since January 2003, Mr. Bérard most recently served on the Management Resources and Compensation Committee and Audit Committee. About BCEBCE is Canada's largest...

2014-07-17 16:21:49

Enbridge Gas Distribution thanks its e-billing customers by planting 50,000 trees TORONTO, July 17, 2014 /CNW/ - To help the communities it serves that were hard-hit by ice storm damage, Enbridge Gas Distribution, in partnership with Trees Ontario, has just finished planting 50,000 trees across the province. For residents in ice-damaged communities, restoring forest cover through tree planting initiatives provides countless benefits. New trees will compensate for existing damage to tree...

2014-07-17 12:21:29

AURORA, ONTARIO, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - On Friday, August 8, 2014 Magna International Inc. (TSX: MG; NYSE: MGA) will announce its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Magna will hold its quarterly conference call on Friday, August 8, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The number to use for this call is 1-800-404-8174. Overseas callers should use 1-416-981-9093. Please call in at least 10 minutes prior to start time. The conference call will be...

2014-07-17 12:20:54

MONTREAL, July 17, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada will hold a conference call for analysts on Thursday, August 7, 2014 to present 2014 second quarter results. Air Canada President and Chief Executive Officer, Calin Rovinescu, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael Rousseau, and Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Ben Smith, will be available for analysts' questions. Media and the public may access this call on a listen-in basis. Details...

2014-07-17 08:31:59

BOGOTA, Colombia, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC; TSX: ECP) reports the following in response to notification number 2014063145-000-000 of the Financial Superintendency of Colombia, whereby a statement is requested "concerning the truthfulness of the information published" in the media relating to the STAR technology pilot project: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090209/ARM001LOGO 1. On June 4, 2014, the Company replied to the...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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