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2012-08-29 06:25:06

WINDSOR, England, August 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The summer holidays are in full swing and September is just around the corner and with it brings the start of the new school term that will soon kick-off once again. With the possibility of new friends, teachers, lessons - or even having to attend a different school, life is daunting for any child at this time of the year. But when it comes to your child having the correct eyewear, things couldn't be simpler, as...

2012-07-25 06:25:12

WINDSOR, England, July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LensWay [http://www.lensway.co.uk ] - the online optical store - have collated some of the most enduring of eye-care myths and revealed some surprising truths. Carrots help you see in the dark TRUE! Well, kind of: carrots contain vitamin A, a lack of which can cause poor night vision. So, while tucking into ten carrots a day won't give you the vision of an owl, missing out on them altogether will mean that your vision...

2012-06-15 06:21:32

TORONTO-WASHINGTON, June 15, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers' Association (CVMA) and the American Automotive Policy Council (AAPC) commends Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Ray LaHood for their leadership by proceeding with a new international crossing for the Windsor- Detroit gateway. Today's announcement will help eliminate the remaining hurdles related to this...

2012-06-15 06:21:26

OTTAWA, June 15, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Chamber of Commerce welcomes today's a agreement to build a New International Trade Crossing between Detroit, Michigan and Windsor, Ontario. "With about half of all trade between Canada and the US moving across the Michigan-Ontario border, the region is at the heart of our bilateral trading relationship. A new bridge is long overdue," said Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. He added: "The region can't...

2012-06-05 02:20:43

LOS ANGELES, June 5, 2012 /CNW/ - For fifty years, Robert "Knobby" Knudsen has been a name synonymous with youth hockey in Windsor, Ontario. For his leadership, vision and selfless dedication, he has been selected as the recipient of the 2012 Bridgestone Mark Messier Youth Leadership Award. Knudsen, who passed away last November, was a founding member of the Windsor Minor Hockey Association. He was so devoted to the sport that he even took out a second mortgage on his own home to...

2012-05-28 22:20:42

WINDSOR, England, May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The advent of Spring in the UK heralded the first instances of hay fever. It has been growing steadily stronger as we advance towards the dreaded grass hay fever season (which appears in the Summer and impacts the majority of hay fever sufferers). When compared to the Summer irritation of grass pollen, the tree pollen that is more common in Springtime appears gentle to the 25 per cent of people in the UK who experience hay fever....

2012-04-24 06:20:49

WINDSOR, Conn. and BEREA, Ohio, April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Envirotest Systems Corp. (Envirotest), a leading vehicle emissions inspection services provider, and The Lube Stop, Inc. (Lube Stop), the largest quick oil change company in Northeast Ohio, today announced the companies have signed a partnership agreement to include all of Lube Stop's 37 locations in the Ohio E-Check vehicle emissions testing program managed by Envirotest. In February, the State of Ohio awarded Envirotest the...

2012-04-10 23:02:44

Canada´s largest weight loss company opens two new centres in Newfoundland. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) April 09, 2012 The Herbal Magic community is growing by two new Herbal Magic Newfoundland centres. The sensible, proven system to lose weight and keep it off is now available closer to home in Corner Brook and Grand Falls-Windsor. Unlike other commercial or do-it-yourself weight loss programs, the Herbal Magic system doesn´t consider the reaching of goal weight to be the end of the...

2012-03-15 06:00:00

WINDSOR, Berkshire, March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- St Patricks's Day is almost upon us and LensWay - the online glasses and contact lenses retailer - is marking the event with some fantastic deals on top designer glasses and reductions on contact lenses packages. Paddy's Day is traditionally a day of short-term merriment but what better way to celebrate than by taking advantage of an opportunity to purchase a new pair of spectacles at a massively reduced rate?...

2012-03-01 12:26:00

WINDSOR, ON and DETROIT, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel has been working on upgrades to the Detroit Tunnel plaza - both external and internal - for the past 18 months, and is ready to unveil the results of all the work. "We are very excited about all the improvements we've made," says Neal Belitsky, CEO, Detroit-Windsor Tunnel. "It's been a lengthy process, and I know that many of our customers were waiting for the work to be completed, but we're almost done...