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2014-05-28 12:24:10

MONTREAL, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem invites members of the media to attend the grand opening of its first commercial facility, which will be the world's first commercial full-scale advanced chemicals and biofuels facility using urban waste materials. The facility is located in Edmonton, Alberta. WHAT: The grand opening of the first full-scale commercial facility dedicated to the production of renewable chemicals and biofuels using non recyclable municipal...

2014-05-28 12:21:48

Alberta Honda techs help send mechanically sound ambulance to Belize EDMONTON, Alberta, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The friendly staff at Edmonton's Alberta Honda dealership is proud and excited to announce its involvement in the Rotary Club of Edmonton's donation of a mechanically sound ambulance to the a emergency response team in Central America, an act which will undoubtedly save countless lives. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140528/91677 The Rotary Club...

2014-05-28 12:21:36

Acura ILX among popular compact sport sedans in Edmonton EDMONTON, Alberta, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A growing trend among automakers in the country is to create vehicles that fall into the compact sport sedan class, meaning the vehicle still maintains the general sedan shape and styling, with a performance that is more in line with a sport car. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140528/91636 The 2014 Acura ILX is one of the most popular sport sedans in...

2014-05-28 12:21:20

Mitsubishi vehicles mirror modern-day moms EDMONTON, Alberta, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In the days where multitasking is king, a smartphone is the device you'd take with you to a deserted island and moms are expected to do just about everything, Mitsubishi is proving themselves to be indispensable. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140528/91610) One Edmonton dealership is following the vehicle manufacturer's lead by offering one of the most popular Mitsubishi...

2014-05-22 16:20:31

EDMONTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), said today dangerous goods are an integral part of everyday life and that CN has an unwavering commitment to moving all traffic safely. Mongeau, in a speech to the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, said CN's commitment to safe operations is more than a set of principles. It's evidenced by the more than 50 per cent reduction in CN's main-track rail accidents per...

2014-05-22 08:21:37

Ram offers top-quality vehicles to meet the needs of Edmonton companies EDMONTON, Alberta, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Some Edmonton business owners have experienced a boom in business after purchasing a 2014 Ram Cargo Van or a 2014 Ram ProMaster Window Van partly due to the vehicles' durability, versatility and affordability. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140508/86032 Both of these vehicles are available at Great West Chrysler in Edmonton, Alberta, and are...

2014-05-21 20:21:58

EDMONTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - SinoVeda Canada Inc. today announces positive clinical results for EffectiCal® from its 24-week double-blind, randomized comparative clinical trial in post-menopausal women. The results showed that EffectiCal®, a supplement containing 300mg of calcium, was equally as effective as Caltrate® (600mg calcium) and vitamin D(3) in measurements of bone formation and bone resorption. Additionally, subjects in this study who received EffectiCal®...

2014-05-20 08:22:06

Edmonton dealership reacts to change EDMONTON, Alberta, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Those hoping to purchase a 2015 or later model year of the Dodge Grand Caravan are unfortunately out of luck, as Chrysler announced this month it is no longer going to manufacture the popular minivan and will instead focus its energies on creating a new Chrysler compact car. Chrysler executives said in a press conference that this is a move meant to give both brands (Dodge and Chrysler) a...

2014-05-16 12:27:21

EDMONTON, May 16, 2014 /CNW/ - On May 1, 2014, departing from Port Hardy, British Columbia, Art Brochu began his 9,285 kilometer cycling journey in support of the Children's Wish Foundation of Canada. Art, a retired veteran now living in Edmonton, AB set the ambitious goal for himself to coincide with his 70(th) birthday after hearing about Children's Wish at a golf tournament benefiting the Foundation. Art, who served with the Canadian Armed Forces for over 25 years, was based...

2014-05-16 12:26:02

Cutting Edge Technology A Hit With Toronto Fans Win Merch Items, Ticket Upgrades and a Grand Prize On The Spot TORONTO, May 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian indie-powerhouse Dine Alone Records recently launched a cutting edge mobile app in time for City and Colour's sold-out show at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. The cutting edge technology was such a huge hit with fans that Dine Alone plans to bring the City and Colour Live Mobile App experience to Green's upcoming shows in Edmonton...


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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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