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2014-12-19 08:21:24

GUELPH, Ontario, Canada, Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc.

2014-12-16 23:07:58

The Academy of Learning College Toronto now helps qualified, underemployed, laid-off and injured workers upgrade their skills and start a new career funded by the Second Career program.

2014-12-16 08:23:48

GUELPH, Ontario, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc.

2014-12-15 08:29:27

New report from provincial quality advisor, Health Quality Ontario, recommends expanded access to care for all Ontarians TORONTO, Dec.

2014-12-15 08:22:08

TORONTO, Dec. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Enerdynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp.

2014-12-10 16:22:54

Product Care's Industry Stewardship Plan will lead to more recycling convenience for consumers and increased diversion of paints and coatings from Ontario landfills TORONTO,

2014-12-09 23:07:53

Metro College of Technology is now accepting applicants into the new Process Plant Piping Design course that will start on December 6, 2014. Toronto, Ontario

2014-12-09 12:24:40

Combined Synergy to Generate Savings for Condominium Corporations TORONTO, Dec.

2014-12-09 08:20:25

KITCHENER, ON, Dec.


Latest Ontario Reference Libraries

Igopogo
2013-09-19 10:07:07

The Igopogo is a legendary lake monster that is said to inhabit Lake Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. It has also been called “Kempenfelt Kelly” for the bay that extends from the lake into the city of Barrie, Ontario. The Igopogo legend describes the creature as having a canine-like head. And may be related to the Irish crocodile, which is known as the Dobhar-chu. It is described mainly as being a small sea creature only about 12 feet long. But some descriptions report it up to 70 feet in...

Black-shouldered Spinyleg, Dromogomphus spinosus
2013-07-30 15:00:12

The black-shouldered spinyleg (Dromogomphus spinosus) is a species of dragonfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes four provinces in Canada, including Ontario and Nova Scotia, and thirty-four states in America, including Alabama, Florida, New York, and Texas. It prefers to reside near muddy and rocky rivers. It can be seen between the months of May and September in many areas of its range. The black-shouldered spinyleg reaches an average body length of 2.5 inches and...

Cherry-Faced Meadowhawk, Sympetrum internum
2013-07-23 11:37:01

The cherry-faced meadowhawk (Sympetrum internum) is a species of dragonfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes areas of Canada like Alberta and Ontario, among other areas, and many states in America like Oregon and New Mexico. It prefers to reside in temporary shallow lakes and ponds in marshy areas, but these pools typically dry up during the hot summer months. The cherry-faced meadowhawk reaches an average body length between .8 and 1.4 inches. Young individuals hold...

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2012-06-14 11:28:02

Symbol: RHON Group: Moss Family: Bryaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Bryales Family   Bryaceae Genus   Rhodobryum (Schimp.) Hampe – rhodobryum moss Species   Rhodobryum ontariense...

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2012-06-15 05:22:53

Symbol: LICY Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   LACY3 Lacinaria cylindracea (Michx.) Kuntze Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, NY, OH, TN, WI Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...

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Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.