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2014-04-08 23:29:37

The Allergen Control Group welcomes Bill Green as their new Senior Manager of Training to enhance and broaden the ACG product offerings. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Paul Valder, President of The Allergen Control Group (ACG), the corporation that owns and manages the North American Gluten-Free Certification Program (GFCP) endorsed by the Canadian Celiac Association (CCA) and the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA) is pleased to announce that Bill Green has recently...

2014-04-08 23:01:57

As part of this year’s National Volunteer Week, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF)- Ontario Region is happy to announce our 7th Annual Community Celebration Volunteer Award winners. The awards recognize an outstanding group of community volunteers, for the contribution that they have made towards creating a future without breast cancer. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 As part of this year’s National Volunteer Week, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) - Ontario Region...

2014-04-08 16:26:11

OTTAWA, April 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated the recipients of the Canadian Women in Communications and Technology (CWCT) 2014 awards during an address at their annual event in Ottawa last evening. This event honours outstanding achievement in the fields of communications and technology each year. This year's award recipients are: -- Woman of the Year: Wendy Freeman, President, CTV News (Bell...

2014-04-07 23:03:39

In 2014, if your clean technology company is expanding or relocating in North America, you need to consider the cities of the Ontario Clean Technology Alliance. Ontario supports Canada's largest concentration of environmental and clean tech companies – 35% of clean tech companies in Canada are located in Ontario – 10% more than in any other Canadian province. Hannover De, Hannover Messe (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 As a key contributor to the dominant concentration of clean technology...

2014-04-07 12:35:56

The Online Retailer Offers Products that have been Designed and Manufactured Under Incredibly Strict Quality Control Conditions ONTARIO, Canada, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- CanCigs.ca, a new Canadian electronic cigarettes company that offers only the most technologically advanced and expertly made electronic cigarettes in Canada, has just announced the launch of its website. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140407/MN99156 With the recent boom in sales of...

2014-04-07 12:27:52

Chevrolet helps drive volunteer recruitment for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Games Colin Mochrie, The Second City add comedic zing with viral volunteer video TORONTO, April 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Eager to represent your country and community? A sports fan or culture maven? How about a community booster or a student looking to gain invaluable experience? Well, the wait is over! The official online volunteer portal for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games is now live at...

2014-04-04 23:22:20

Ontario fitness center known as Fit Body Boot Camp announces the launch of a 1,000 Meltdown Challenge in an effort to fight obesity and support the local charity, House of Ruth. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 The Ontario fitness center known as Fit Body Boot Camp announces the launch of their much anticipated 1,000 Meltdown Challenge on Monday, April 14th in an effort to help area residents lose weight and fight obesity while bringing them together to support the local charity, House...

2014-04-02 12:28:06

Journalists for Human Rights recognizes the Ontario Trillium Foundation for its support of the award-winning Northern Ontario Initiative. TORONTO, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Tonight, at an event to celebrate strong journalism in Canada and around the world, Journalists for Human Rights, Canada's leading media development organization, will recognize the Ontario Trillium Foundation for its $206,000 grant, made in March 2013, to support JHR's Northern Ontario Initiative. To date,...

2014-04-01 16:21:59

Reports Seventh Consecutive Quarter of Record Production TORONTO, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - AuRico Gold Inc. (TSX: AUQ) (NYSE: AUQ), ("AuRico" or the "Company") today announces preliminary first quarter production results. All amounts are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise indicated. (Results for the first quarter 2014 are estimates only and are subject to change.) AuRico is reporting its seventh consecutive quarter of record production, representing a 10% increase over the...

2014-04-01 12:30:13

Renowned Canadian artists Robert Lepage, Crystal Pite and Veronica Tennant to showcase new works at five-week festival presented by CIBC for TORONTO 2015 Games TORONTO, April 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Get ready, Toronto -- PANAMANIA, presented by CIBC, is coming! For five weeks in the summer of 2015, PANAMANIA, the TORONTO 2015 Arts and Culture Festival, will wrap the Games region in festivities that celebrate the people and art of the Americas and Caribbean. Newly commissioned world...


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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