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2014-09-16 23:11:10

The Academy of Learning College Toronto has received an online makeover to better serve students and individuals interested in pursuing post-secondary education and training in Toronto. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Toronto’s Academy of Learning College is a pioneer in career training and education in Toronto, providing students with job-ready knowledge, skills and abilities that are required in today’s competitive job market. Now, Academy of Learning College Toronto...

2014-09-16 23:02:52

H2Flow to Represent BlueInGreen Products in Ontario and Quebec. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 BlueInGreen®, a water quality company offering the world’s most efficient method for delivering dissolved gases into liquids, announced the addition of H2Flow Equipment Inc. as a manufacturer’s representative firm to its sales network. H2Flow will promote BlueInGreen’s gas dissolution products for municipal water and wastewater applications in the Canadian provinces of Ontario and...

2014-09-16 12:23:16

Paves Way for Substantial Equity Infusion and Refinancing of Entire Capital Structure SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has approved Essar Steel Algoma Inc.'s Plan of Arrangement (the "Plan"), granting a final order deeming the Plan to be fair and reasonable pursuant to the Canada Business Corporations Act. The Final Order follows a unanimous display of support for the Plan by the approximate 92% of 9.875% senior unsecured...

2014-09-15 23:09:06

Company to offer first public ride and drive opportunities since CARB approval at the BusCon Expo 2014 in Indianapolis, IN Ontario, CA. (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Phoenix Cars LLC., a leading developer of electric vehicle technologies for the fleet vehicle market, announced today that its electric shuttle bus, named ZEUS 300 (Zero Emissions Utility Shuttle 300 series), has been granted California Air Resources Board (CARB) approval. To acquaint the market with the vehicle, Phoenix will...

2014-09-15 12:25:57

Dreamcatcher Charitable Foundation Celebrates Its Tenth Anniversary OSHWEKEN, ON, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - The Dreamcatcher Charitable Foundation is truly honoured to be celebrating our Tenth Annual Gala this year. Over the past decade the Foundation has dedicated itself to providing resources to First Nations all across Canada, providing grants and assistance to individuals and communities in four funding sectors: Arts and Culture, Health, Sports and Recreation, and Education....

2014-09-15 12:20:28

MILTON, ON, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced its support of the Milton District Hospital (MDH) Expansion Project with a donation of up to $300,000 to the MDH Foundation's Our Home, Our Hospital Capital Campaign. Joining CN for the announcement were representatives from Halton Healthcare Services (HHS), the Milton District Hospital Foundation (MDHF), and the Town of Milton. Through its Miracle Match program, CN will match up to $300,000 in...

2014-09-12 23:09:30

Flashframe creates a video campaign with school board that teaches the importance of building good character and community role models. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 The Trillium Lakelands District School Board (TLDSB) wants to build better character and stronger communities. This week TLDSB rolled out their new “I Am Because of You” to kick off the school year by showcasing how community members can model good character and active citizenship. The video is part of a...

2014-09-12 08:22:06

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ontario, Canada is now home to North America's largest power plant fuelled completely by biomass. The Atikokan Generating Station conversion is complete and the station is now generating electricity and helping meet local power needs in northwestern Ontario. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140911/145554 Atikokan Generating Station, which employs 70 full-time workers, burned its last coal two years ago, on Sept. 11, 2012. Conversion of the station...

2014-09-11 23:06:47

Employees partnering with local community organizations to commemorate company’s legacy of service Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Celebrating its 125th anniversary, Canadian Linen and Uniform Service today announced that its branches across Canada will participate in a ‘Day of Service’ to give back to their local communities during the month of September. Employees will have the opportunity to spend all or part of their work day volunteering for a local organization or...

2014-09-11 23:04:41

For the first time in 10 years the Intelligent Community Forum will hold its annual Summit & Awards program outside of New York City, moving to Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Waterfront Toronto and the new ICF Canada will co-host the event June 9 through June 11. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The Intelligent Community Forum today announced that it will hold its 2015 Summit & Awards program from June 9 through June 11 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. This is the first time...


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...

rhon_001_php
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...

lacy3_001_pvd
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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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'