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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...

2014-05-15 12:21:50

EDMONTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce on May 22, 2014. Mongeau will discuss the economic importance of dangerous goods to Canada and its citizen, as well as the social and business imperatives of transporting these goods safely through the communities where CN operates. Mongeau will be available to speak to reporters briefly following his speech....

2014-05-15 08:27:51

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market® and Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) today announced its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2014. First Quarter 2014 Highlights* -- Net operating revenue was $29.1 million, a 62% increase from the three months ended March 31, 2013. -- Adjusted EBITDA** was $2.8 million, a 15% decrease from the three months ended March 31, 2013. -- Net earnings...

2014-05-15 08:22:26

Edmonton residents inquire about 2015 Jeep Renegade EDMONTON, Alberta, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- After Jeep executives revealed a shocking addition to its 2015 lineup, the 2015 Jeep Renegade, Edmonton drivers haven't been able to contain their excitement. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140509/86081 Great West Chrysler, a dealership serving the Edmonton-area, plans to carry the vehicle as soon as it is available for purchase. The dealership has been flooded...


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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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