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2015-05-28 20:20:17

TORONTO, May 28, 2015 /CNW/ - Limousine drivers at Pearson Airport will hold their second rally this week on Friday to highlight the inconvenience to travellers and unfairness to drivers of a GTAA

2015-05-28 12:22:31

CAMBRIDGE, ON, May 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Jeff Campbell has announced the launch of his Cambridge, Ontario based transportation tarps firm's rebranding, Cambridge Canvas.

2015-05-27 12:28:00

Ontario Authors shortlisted for Prestigious Literary Prize TORONTO, May 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Six English and five French books have been shortlisted for the 2015 Trillium Book Award, the

2015-05-27 12:23:16

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) is pleased to name Red Urban as its advertising agency of record.

2015-05-27 08:34:50

VANCOUVER, May 27, 2015 /CNW/ - CQDM, Brain Canada and the Ontario Brain Institute (OBI) award close to $8.5M to six (6) multi-disciplinary and multi-provincial research teams across Canada

2015-05-27 08:26:38

TSX:TML TORONTO, May 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Treasury Metals Inc.

2015-05-27 08:22:50

Toyota Scion dealership in Scarborough, Ontario adds new model information pages to its website SCARBOROUGH, Ontario, May.

2015-05-26 08:34:35

AFIKIM, Israel, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Afimilk's [http://www.afimilk.com ] management system is thrusting its customers to top producing positions worldwide.

2015-05-25 12:21:06

TORONTO, May 25, 2015 /CNW/ - Hydro One released the following statement today in response to the Ombudsman of Ontario's report entitled:Investigation into the transparency of Hydro One's billing

2015-05-22 16:24:23

TORONTO, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Alamos Gold Inc. ("Alamos") (TSX/NYSE:AGI) and AuRico Gold Inc.


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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Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).