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2012-02-06 14:00:00

Enjoy Atlantic Cuisine this Valentine´s Day with a special five-course dinner served on February 14th. Halifax, Nova Scotia (PRWEB) February 06, 2012 Enjoy an intimate Halifax dining experience at elements on hollis this Valentine´s Day. The restaurant is hosting a delicious five-course meal for a romantic dinner for two and features the best selection of Atlantic cuisine. Patrons have the option to add Nova Scotia wine pairings for a true Nova Scotia dining experience. The...

2010-09-20 10:00:00

MONTREAL, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Jean-Jacques Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE:CNI), will discuss the role of gateways in the North American transportation market in a speech to the American Association of Port Authorities annual convention in Halifax, N.S., on Sept. 21, 2010, starting at 1 p.m. Atlantic time. Ruest will deliver his remarks in the Commonwealth Ballroom of the Westin Nova Scotian hotel, located at 1181 Hollis Street,...


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.'