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TORONTO, Nov. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Twenty five years after committing to end child poverty, Canada has a child poverty crisis.
Transformational pledge is single largest gift to a community hospital in Canada BRAMPTON/ETOBICOKE, ON, Nov.
Terry Moore is the President and CEO of MMTR Physiotherapy, an industry leading specialty-clinic located in Guelph Ontario, and will be featured on Rogers TV’s daily talk show, “Inside Guelph”.
Relay Joins Kik to Share Leading Visual Messaging Technology with 185 Million Users WATERLOO, Ontario, Nov.
OTTAWA, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Edward R. Myers, formerly Editor of FrontLine Security magazine, has been tracking the contraband tobacco issue now for a couple of years.
NDB Advisory PCI-QSA services now include Level 1 Onsite Assessments for Toronto, Ontario businesses and all other Canadian provinces.
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
- A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.