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Hydro One's Electricity Discovery Centre celebrates its first anniversary this week as it travels to the International Plowing Match and Rural Expo in Ivy, Ontario. In its first year of operation, the EDC travelled more than 12,000 km to attend 28 fairs and events - that's the equivalent of driving from Halifax to Vancouver and back.
In an election-themed speech Friday, Liberal leader Justin Trudeau told a GTA audience that Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservatives “still don't seem to get'' Ontario. Speaking in Markham to the Liberal Party's general meeting, Trudeau took a swipe at the experience in government of Harper and his team of former Ontario cabinet ministers John Baird and Tony Clement, and federal Finance Minister Joe Oliver, the MP for Eglinton-Lawrence.
Seven Western graduate students have been named among 166 nationwide recipients of the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship, each receiving $50,000 annually for up to three years. Vanier scholars are selected based on leadership skills and high standard of scholarly achievement in the social sciences, humanities, natural sciences, engineering and/or health sciences.
ONTARIO >> The driver of a big-rig truck who was allegedly driving drunk and involved in three separate crashes, one of which was head-on and killed that car's driver, was arrested early Thursday morning, police said. Hilario Hmberto Urena, 40, of Tracy, was booked into West Valley Detention Center in Rancho Cucamonga on suspicion of manslaughter, driving under the influence and hit and run.
Ottawa-03/29/07-L2R Dell Call Centre, in Ottawa, on Thursday March, 29, 2007. The call centre currently emplys about 1400 call centre reps and will be emplying about 1200 more when their new building is finished.
Through a direct mail correspondence campaign, Cancer Care Ontario is again reaching out to eligible men and women, encouraging them to get screened for breast, colorectal and, for the first time, cervical cancer. Previously, letters were used to remind eligible Ontarians to get screened for breast and colorectal cancer, but with the addition of cervical cancer screening letters, all three screening programs in the province are now sending letters directly to eligible men and women encouraging them to get checked.
For Guthrie the acquisition of Airport Distribution Center is part of a wider investment strategy targeting acquisition of Southern California industrial properties from $20 to $50 million. ONTARIO, CA-Guthrie Development Co.
Andrea Horwath has emerged from a summer of wound-licking with a ferocious attack on the Ontario Liberals' still-vague plans to squeeze more money out of government properties like Ontario Power Generation. The message is as traditionally New Democratic is it could be, a return to basics for an NDP leader who tried something different in last spring's election campaign and didn't do all that well with it.
Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says public agencies should remain completely owned by the government. Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says public agencies should remain completely owned by the government.
Cash-strapped people involved in family law cases have another avenue to follow for help with their legal woes: law students. As part of the $30-million announced this year to bolster family law funding for low-income Ontarians, Legal Aid Ontario is using $2 million over three years to fund programs at legal clinics in six universities.
The Canada Pension Plan is hiding the fact that its administrative costs have more than tripled since 2006 because of transaction and external management fees, according to a new report from a conservative think-thank.
Ontario's new Poverty Reduction Strategy is focused on ending homelessness and providing a stable foundation to help people rise out of poverty.
The Hydro-Quebec Eastmain 1A hydroelectric power plant in Eastmain, Que., on June 28, 2012.
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