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2014-02-10 16:21:21

The Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency supports economic development across the three territories OTTAWA, Feb. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Office of the Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency (CanNor) and Minister for the Arctic Council The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq congratulates Air North on their first Whitehorse to Ottawa flight, which will increase economic opportunity and growth in the region. Air North will now...

2014-02-07 23:22:59

Ottawa-based Global Firm Marks Silver Anniversary with Donation to Local Charity Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 Corporate Renaissance Group (CRGroup), a leading provider of business software and performance management solutions, is celebrating 25 years of business in Ottawa. To celebrate this milestone, CRGroup hosted a reception on Thursday evening at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club. “We would like to thank our clients, partners, colleagues and friends for their patronage over the...

2014-02-05 16:24:28

Canadian sport, comedy, and fashion shine during the second week of exciting activities OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The second week of the 36(th) Winterlude, the Capital's winter celebration, promises to be an exciting one. Winterlude continues in Canada's Capital Region until February 17, 2014. Here is a sampling of some of the activities taking place during the second week of Winterlude. Crystal Garden in Confederation Park This Thursday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m.,...

2014-02-05 08:32:38

Supply Chain Management Solutions Provider Recognized in 2014 National Capital Region Employer Award OTTAWA, Ontario, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinaxis®, provider of RapidResponse®, delivering cloud-based supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) solutions, today announced that it has been named as a 2014 National Capital Region Top Employer for the third time. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120208/CG49456LOGO-b) The competition,...

2014-02-05 08:25:06

OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Espial, a leader in on-demand TV software and solutions, today announced it will demonstrate a high performance HTML5 TV user experience demo on multiple RDK (Reference Design Kit) IP and hybrid set-top boxes (STB) for attendees of the upcoming RDK User Conference, February 11(th) in Denver, Colorado. An early pioneer in developing innovative and advanced HTML5 TV user solutions for Smart TV manufacturers and cable operators, the Espial RDK solution...

2014-02-04 23:27:34

i-Sight Software has announced that it will offer a free webinar on how to write a values statement that encourages ethical behavior. The webinar will be presented by Christopher Bauer, a leading ethics expert, psychologist, author and speaker, on February 13th, 2014, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 i-Sight Software has announced that it will offer a free webinar on how to write a values statement that encourages ethical behavior. The webinar will be...

2014-02-04 12:21:29

100 MILE HOUSE, BC, Feb. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The Say Yes to New Prosperity Coalition is heading to Ottawa to encourage the Government of Canada to make a positive decision on the New Prosperity gold-copper project and move it forward to the provincial permitting stage. The group includes community and business leaders including Cariboo South MLA Donna Barnett, Williams Lake Mayor Kerry Cook and longtime Tsilhqot'in First Nation leader and former Chief Ervin Charleyboy. Cariboo...

2014-02-03 12:21:14

Sarah Burke, Sandra Schmirler and Barbara Ann Scott honoured for their memorable athletic achievements OTTAWA, Feb. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Canada Post recognizes three pioneers of winter sports by issuing a set of three stamps that embodies the talent, dedication and grace that each athlete brought to their respective sport. Freestyle skier Sarah Burke, curler Sandra Schmirler and figure skater Barbara Ann Scott set themselves apart during their careers. Each athlete changed...

2014-02-02 23:01:26

Interactive sessions to focus on the use of technology to drive sustainable government reform and modernization efforts in FreeBalance customer countries. Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) February 02, 2014 FreeBalance, a leading vendor of Government Resource Planning (GRP) software, announced that the bi-annual Ministers’ Roundtable will take place from February 2-5, 2014 in St. John’s, Antigua & Barbuda. The interactive sessions will focus on how participating countries have leveraged...

2014-01-31 23:03:05

Government of Antigua & Barbuda Hosting Interactive Customer Forum for the Exchange of Government Resource Planning (GRP) Good Practices and Country Experiences Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 FreeBalance, a leading vendor of Government Resource Planning (GRP) software, announced that the annual FreeBalance International Steering Committee (FISC) event will take place from February 2-6, 2014 in St. John’s, Antigua & Barbuda. The event is designed to share good Public...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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