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2013-12-13 12:20:41

BURLINGTON, Ontario, Dec 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PINpoint Information Systems, Inc. Burlington, Ontario, today announced its acquisition of PerfectPart LLC., an assembly manufacturing software company, which was previously a subsidiary of Esys Automation, Auburn Hills, Michigan. PINpoint and PerfectPart have traditionally been competitive software products in the Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) software market. Both focus on driving quantifiable quality and traceability...

2013-12-12 23:28:52

Chris Macleod RE/Max, real estate agent in Windsor, is excited to announce the launching of his redesigned website, http://windsorrealestate4u.com/ Windsor, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Over the past few years, the global economy has been less than stellar; it has been downright unpredictable, forcing many people to hold off on their dreams of home ownership. Thankfully, the economy – nationally and internationally – is improving and people of all ages are dusting off...

2013-12-12 23:02:14

There has been a gradually growing trend among self storage facilities in Canada to install solar panels at their locations. Secure Self Storage feels that it is important to take a leadership role in going green. Mississauga, ON (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 The government of Ontario has assisted in speeding up this development by presenting a Feed-In-Tariff (FIT) Program where building proprietors can put in solar panels on top of their roofs to produce green energy, and feed in to the...

2013-12-12 12:20:26

THE FINAL INSTALLMENTS OF OTG PARTNERSHIP OPEN IN TERMINALS 1 AND 3; MENUS DEVELOPED BY GUY RUBINO AND HEMANT BHAGWANI TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, Toronto Pearson announced the openings of two new restaurants by leading Toronto chefs. Acer by Guy Rubino will open in Terminal 3 next week joining Hemant Bhagwani's Marathi which recently opened in Terminal 1. With an eclectic range of menu options, these concepts bring some of Toronto's diverse city culture to life. The...

2013-12-06 20:21:38

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Further to the May 6(th), 2013 amendment to its credit agreement, Essar Steel Algoma Inc. closed today on a $25 million USD secured loan with an institutional investor. This agreement reinforces the Company's liquidity position heading into the customary seasonal raw material inventory build. Essar Steel Algoma Chief Executive Officer Kalyan Ghosh commented on the development, "We continue to make strides in securing the...

2013-12-06 12:24:30

WINNIPEG, Dec. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - It will be a battle-tested team that that has been nominated to play for a third consecutive wheelchair curling gold medal for Canada at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, March 7 to 16 in Sochi, Russia, it was announced today by the Canadian Curling Association and Canadian Paralympic Committee. It's the same team that claimed gold at the 2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship last February at the Ice Cube Curling Center in Sochi -- the...

2013-12-04 08:34:55

Ontario school district supports ongoing BYOD initiative with support of Microsoft's cloud productivity platform. REDMOND, Wash., Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Peel District School Board, Canada's second-largest public school board, has deployed Microsoft Office 365 to more than 150,000 students, administrators and staff members. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20000822/MSFTLOGO) "Our focus is always on our students and equipping and preparing them for future success,"...

2013-12-02 23:23:45

150 female grade 10 students from across Eastern Ontario traveled to the historic campus for a hands-on introduction to three skilled trades. (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 During the week of November 18 to 22, 2013, the University of Guelph, Kemptville Campus, hosted a series of workshops designed to encourage female high school students to consider a career in the skilled trades. Each day of the week, school buses converged on the historic campus carrying grade 10 girls interested in...

2013-12-02 23:22:57

Cloud-based Solution Lets Consumers Manage Their Own Energy Usage to Reduce Costs and Help the Environment Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Blue Line Innovations Inc., a leader in home energy monitoring solutions, today announced how Canadian homeowners and small businesses, for the first time, can use their mobile device to see how much energy each of their appliances are using in real-time. With the new cloud-based solution, Blue Line enables consumers 24/7 access to their...

2013-12-02 08:32:06

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Ontarians will get access to new apps to help manage their energy consumption data, thanks to a pilot program led by MaRS Discovery District, in partnership with Hydro One and London Hydro and supported by the Ministry of Energy. Apps from Energent, BuiltSpace, Eyedro and Zerofootprint will be made available to consumers in London Hydro and Hydro One's service territories throughout the duration of the year-long pilot program. MaRS Data...


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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