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2015-03-04 08:28:46

TORONTO, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Organizing Committee (TO2015) unveiled the competition medals for the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games.

2015-03-03 23:06:09

Ticket Down announces that presale tickets for Madonna’s 2015 “Rebel Heart Tour” are now available at the following locations: American Airlines Arena, Madison Square Garden (MSG), Barclays

2015-03-03 16:28:58

SAN DIEGO and TORONTO, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Aptose Biosciences Inc.

2015-03-03 12:26:45

TORONTO, March 3, 2015 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll will be made available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY: The Winner of the 2015 RBC Taylor Prize is Plum

2015-03-03 08:40:26

MONTREAL, March 3, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada announced today the finalists for the record-breaking ninth edition of the prestigious Canadian Cheese Grand Prix.

2015-03-03 08:36:02

With lead investment from Puffin Partners, the Ontario, Canada-based company is taking lifesaving blood-testing technology to low- and middle-income countries TORONTO, March 3, 2015

2015-03-02 16:27:17

TORONTO, March 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The Winner of the 2015 RBC Taylor Prize is Plum Johnson, author of They Left Us Everything, published by Penguin Canada.

2015-03-02 12:27:16

Official Legal Partner brings legal expertise and fundraising component to Paralympic movement OTTAWA AND TORONTO, March 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Paralympic Committee and


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.