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2014-09-30 23:06:17

The new website launched in Dominican Republic offers electronics and software from Siborg Systems Inc. as well as rental properties. Waterloo, Ontario (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Siborg Systems Inc. has released another regional website for global customers. The new website offers customers a look at Siborg’s products including LCR-Reader and Smart Tweezers LCR-meters, and available rental properties on the island. Siborg Systems Inc. is a source of engineering software and hardware...

2014-09-30 23:01:21

Canadian Siborg Systems Inc. partner with AOne Electrotest Services in Singapore to distribute Smart Tweezers and LCR-Reader handheld LCR-meters in Singapore and surrounding Asia Waterloo, Ontario (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Siborg Systems Inc. has penned a new deal with AOne Electrotest Services Pte. Ltd. based in Singapore. This new partnering offers customers in Singapore and surrounding regions to receive their Smart Tweezers and LCR-Reader LCR-meters devices faster and provide a...

2014-09-30 12:31:52

Road to The Royal Chef Challenge headed to Markham Fair on October 5 TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Three top local chefs will put their creativity and culinary skills to the test against each other on October 5 at the Markham Fair as part of The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair's Road to The Royal Chef Challenge, presented by TSC Stores. The culinary competition has been expanded to include six regional fairs across the province. Award-winning chef and author Ted Reader -- known as one of...

2014-09-30 08:24:18

Belle River Wind is fifth wind power project to be built in Ontario by Samsung and Pattern Development TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Samsung Renewable Energy, Inc. (Samsung) and Pattern Energy Group LP ("Pattern Development" or the "Company") today announced they have signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Ontario Power Authority (OPA) for the 100 megawatt (MW) Belle River Wind project in Ontario. Samsung and Pattern Development will jointly develop, own...

2014-09-29 08:32:09

TORONTO, Sept. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - The Council of the Ontario College of Pharmacists (OCP) has elected Mark F. Scanlon, R.Ph. as President and Esmail Merani, R.Ph. as Vice-President for the 2014-2015 Council year. Each will serve a one-year term from September 2014 through to September 2015. Scanlon, a third-generation pharmacist from the Peterborough area, is a graduate of the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Toronto. Carrying on in the same profession of his father and...

2014-09-28 16:21:44

Laughter Is The Best Medicine II event brought out Toronto's Most Generous Guests to Celebrate End of $60-million Private Sector Capital Campaign TORONTO, Sept. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Last night, Toronto was treated to one of its most fun and funniest evenings of the year, as Chris Rock performed at Laughter Is The Best Medicine II--a comedy gala that raised $2.5 million in support of Toronto East General Hospital (TEGH.) With Will Arnett as Master of Ceremonies, over 1400 guests...

2014-09-26 23:08:20

Speaker and Author Elisha Ogbonna Helps Readers Harness Their True Potential Kitchener, Ont. (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 The Greek stoic philosopher Epictetus believed that what happened to an individual was not as important as how that individual reacted to it. Some two thousand years later, Aldous Huxley put it this way: “Experience is not what happens to you; it’s what you do with what happens to you.” It is only when the events and obstacles of the world around people are mapped...

2014-09-25 16:26:49

Will Arnett returns to emcee the event and available for red carpet interviews TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - One of North America's leading community teaching hospitals -- Toronto East General Hospital (TEGH) -- is once again writing the city its funniest prescription with its second comedy gala, Laughter Is The Best Medicine II, on September 27, 2014 at the Allstream Centre (Automotive Building, Exhibition Place.) More than 1,400 gala guests anticipate being in stitches at the...

2014-09-25 16:24:27

TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - For the first time, the Aimia | AGO Photography Prize will bring its talented finalists to the streets. The travelling Aimia | AGO Photography Prize Art Truck will feature video footage of the four shortlisted artists discussing their practices, offering a glimpse into their artwork and allowing visitors an opportunity to vote for who should win the $50,000 prize. The location of the Art Truck may be tracked using the hashtag #ArtIsMoving or follow us on...

2014-09-25 12:23:38

TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Wallbridge Mining Company Limited (TSX: WM, FWB: WC7) ("Wallbridge") is pleased to provide results from the 2014 exploration programs underway on its polymetallic platinum ("Pt), palladium ("Pd), copper ("Cu"), nickel ("Ni"), gold ("Au") and silver ("Ag") properties in Sudbury, Ontario. New Cu and platinum group metal ("PGM") mineralization was intersected at shallow depths (above 120 metres) at four of eight target areas on the Wisner properties, located...


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...

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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...

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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
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.