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2014-08-05 08:22:36

GATINEAU, QC, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a news conference in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, on 19 August 2014 at 10:30 a.m. EDT, to make public its report (R13D0054) on the investigation into the July 2013 derailment of a Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway train in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec. Information about the exact venue location will be announced on 11 August 2014, as well as details about an official webcast. THIS EVENT WILL...

2014-06-18 08:25:12

GATINEAU, QC, June 17, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives and the Canadian Museum of History cordially invite you to an important announcement regarding their collaboration on the development of content for the Museum's new Canadian History Hall. Wednesday, June 18, 2014 1:00 p.m. Historic public location of the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives 34 Isabella Street, Toronto, Ontario RSVP and Information: Patricia Lynch Manager, Media Relations, Partnerships...

2014-06-17 12:26:07

GATINEAU, QC, June 17, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives and the Canadian Museum of History cordially invite you to an important announcement regarding their collaboration on the development of content for the Museum's new Canadian History Hall. Wednesday, June 18, 2014 1:00 p.m. Historic public location of the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives 34 Isabella Street, Toronto, Ontario RSVP and Information: Patricia Lynch Manager, Media Relations, Partnerships...

2014-06-09 12:26:56

GATINEAU, QC, June 9, 2014 /CNW/ - On the occasion of his 80th birthday, the Canadian Museum of History is honouring architect Douglas Cardinal -- the designer of its iconic and celebrated buildings -- by renaming one of its principal event and meeting rooms the Douglas J. Cardinal Salon. This year marks the 25(th) anniversary of the Museum's two adjoining buildings. Upon opening, they received immediate international acclaim for their innovative and elegant design, inspired in...

2014-05-20 12:31:14

GATINEAU, QC, May 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The modernization of Les Promenades Gatineau is in full swing. This $110 million remodeling project will allow Ottawa-Gatineau clients to have access to a larger array of retailers in trendy surroundings. As part of the renovation, Ardène is relocated and now benefits from a contemporary and updated space. This renowned store now offers clothing and shoes in addition to its many fashion accessories and jewelry pieces. ''We are very excited...

2014-04-22 12:33:03

GATINEAU, QC, April 22, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the announcement of the $110 million modernization of Les Promenades Gatineau, we are proud to announce that the renovation is well underway! We are now at the stage of expanding the north façade, which overlooks Maloney Boulevard. This will add 20,000 square feet to that section of the shopping centre. Moreover, we are also working on the expansion of the new food court which will be open to the public in November 2014. This...

2014-04-01 23:30:20

Macadamian Technologies establishes new Healthcare Advisory Panel to further infuse healthcare solutions with practitioner insight to improve end user experience. Gatineau, Quebec (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 Macadamian Technologies today announced the formation of a new Healthcare Advisory Panel to strengthen connections between Macadamian’s healthcare technology practice and healthcare community leaders. The five-member board has been established to further inject clinical expertise into...

2014-02-17 12:22:54

Thousands of visitors enjoyed three weekends packed full of cultural, sport, and gastronomic activities and Canadian winter traditions GATINEAU, QC, Feb. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Today was the final day of the 36(th) Winterlude, the Capital's winter celebration. Thousands of visitors took part in the many activities, and official Winterlude sites welcomed large crowds over the three weekends of festivities. An average of 600,000 people take part in the celebrations each year; a third of...

2014-02-12 20:21:41

Final long weekend of activities includes cool science, hot jazz, theatre, cross-country ski races, marathon running and a graffiti jam OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian Heritage is pleased to invite residents and visitors to take part in the third and final weekend of the 36(th) Winterlude, the Capital Region's winter celebration, which kicked off on January 31 and ends on Ontario Family Day, February 17, 2014. Here is an overview of some of the activities taking place...

2014-02-05 16:24:28

Canadian sport, comedy, and fashion shine during the second week of exciting activities OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The second week of the 36(th) Winterlude, the Capital's winter celebration, promises to be an exciting one. Winterlude continues in Canada's Capital Region until February 17, 2014. Here is a sampling of some of the activities taking place during the second week of Winterlude. Crystal Garden in Confederation Park This Thursday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m.,...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.