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2011-12-13 19:45:00

Miguel DâEon Joins Haley and Associates Team of Highly Qualified and Experienced Trustees and Estate Professionals in Newest Office in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. Yarmouth, Nova Scotia (PRWEB) December 13, 2011 Haley & Associates, Inc. announced Miguel DâEon has joined the companyâs Yarmouth office as an Estate Manager, helping to expand the firmâs team of debt management professionals available to individuals and businesses in Nova...

2011-12-12 13:50:00

HALIFAX, Dec. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - (TSX: NSI.PR.D) - Nova Scotia Power Inc. ("Nova Scotia Power") announces that today it will file a Post-Effective Amendment to its Registration Statement on Form F-9 with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), removing from registration all unsold debt securities as of the date of this filing. Nova Scotia Power also announces that today it will file a Form 15F with the SEC with the intention of voluntarily terminating...

2011-11-30 10:10:00

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Start your New Year's resolutions right away when you stay at Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. The Halifax hotel is excited to offer a great package for guests who would like to welcome the new year in luxury and relaxation. Book the New Year's Eve Package at Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel for December 31, 2011, and receive: Halifax accommodations with nightly room rates starting at just $319 CAD Two flutes of...

2011-11-11 20:50:00

Bay of Fundy Nova Scotia garnered millions of votes in the new seven wonders of nature campaign Bay of Fundy, NB/NS (PRWEB) November 11, 2011 Despite a strong international bid in the New7Wonders of Nature campaign, provisional results show the Bay of Fundy has not been named to the final top seven. Bernard Weber, Founder of the New7Wonders Foundation made the announcement today in Zurich, Switzerland at 7:07 pm GMT. The Bay of Fundy was Canadaâs finalist among the top 28...

2011-11-01 06:30:00

DALLAS, Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), a leading provider of loyalty and marketing solutions derived from transaction-rich data, announced that its Canadian coalition loyalty business has signed a multi-year agreement with the NSLC to participate as a sponsor in the AIR MILES® Reward Program. The NSLC is a provincial crown corporation in Nova Scotia and is responsible for the receipt, distribution and sale of beverage alcohol...

2011-10-18 13:00:00

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Planning a trip to Halifax for an upcoming event? From now until the end of the year, book your stay at Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel in advance and save as much as 20 percent off of your stay! The Halifax hotel is pleased to offer guests discounted nightly room rates starting at $135 CAD for advance reservations. Discounts include: 10 percent on select weekday nights 15 to 20 percent on select weekend nights Your stay also...

2011-10-18 06:00:00

Enter to win $2,000 spa getaway with 'Omega-3 To The Max!' contest DARTMOUTH, NS, Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Confused about Omega-3 fatty acids? Looking to learn more about why you should take Omega-3s and which ones are best? Ocean Nutrition Canada (ONC), the largest supplier of Omega-3 EPA/DHA ingredients in the world, says its recently launched social media campaign aims to help answer those questions. On October 17, ONC launched the 'Omega-3 To The Max' Facebook contest to help...

2011-08-22 09:00:00

MIAMISBURG, Ohio, Aug. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NewPage Corporation today announced that, based on its assessment of current market and economic conditions, it has decided to take downtime on both paper machines at its Port Hawkesbury mill in Nova Scotia, Canada. The downtime will begin September 10 for the mill's PM1 newsprint machine and September 16 for the PM2 supercalendered machine. NewPage will provide future updates on the mill based on an ongoing review of the situation and...

2011-07-13 10:00:00

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Help support the Children's Miracle Network by participating in the annual golf tournament hosted by the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. The hotel in Halifax, NS, is a proud supporter of the charity organization and is hoping to exceed their donation contribution from last year that was more than $50,000. The golf tournament will be held on September 29, 2011, at Glen Arbour Golf Course. Teams of four can enter the scramble-style...

2011-06-20 16:05:00

LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Moody Blues will embark on their first cross-Canadian Fall tour in more than a decade, playing in 16 markets around the country. The Canadian tour titled "Precious Cargo" will begin on September 15 in Halifax, NS and will continue through October 8 in Victoria, BC (see tour dates below). The band will be touring in support of their new upcoming Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) greatest hits collection which will be released in two editions...


Latest Nova Scotia Reference Libraries

2012-06-14 09:32:35

Symbol: SPCAN Group: Monocot Family: Orchidaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: CAN    N Distribution: SpiranthescaseiCatling & Cruise var.novaescotiaeCatling distribution:CAN(NS) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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2008-05-05 22:39:45

The Portly Spider Crab (Libinia emarginata), is a species of crab found in estuarine habitats on the coast of North America from Nova Scotia to the Gulf of Mexico. For amateur fishermen they are generally not considered edible, as opposed to the blue crab which is often found in the same waters. This crab grows to about 4 inches across its back, which is spiny and often covered with a "garden" of sponge and seaweed. The carapace is shiny, covered with short hairs, and its color varies from...

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2008-05-04 22:52:22

The Portly Spider Crab (Libinia emarginata), is a species of crab found in estuarine habitats on the east coast of North America from Nova Scotia to the Gulf of Mexico. This crab grows to about 4 inches across its back, which is spiny and often covered with a "garden" of sponge and seaweed. The carapace is shiny, covered with short hairs, and its color varies from brown to a dull yellow. The tips of the claws are white. The hairs on the shell attract algae, barnacles, and debris. They like...

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2007-02-21 18:04:44

The grey triggerfish (Balistes capriscus) is a triggerfish of Eastern Atlantic areas. It is found from Mediterranean to Angola, and Nova Scotia to Argentina.

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