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  1. Steveston club may close if city doesn't offer tax reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Richmond News

    ... The calendar watching is being done by officials at the ANAF 284 (Army, Navy & Air Force) club and the Canada Day zero hour is the deadline to submit payment of it's municipal tax bill which the veterans' association says is putting the organization ...

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  2. Woodbine, Horsemen Announce 2015 CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Blood Horse

    ... a 1 p.m. post will be offered for holiday Monday cards May 18, Aug. 3, Sept. 7, and Oct. 12, as well as for the Canada Day card July 1. First post for the Queen's Plate program is noon. Wednesday night racing, with a post time of 6:45 p.m., will ...

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  3. Foo Fighters headed to Calgary for Aug. 13 Saddledome showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Canada.com

    ... ally, country star Toby Keith will be rolling his way through town just before the Stampede and to help celebrate Canada Day. Keith will headline the Cowboys Canada Day Country Fest July 1 at the Cowboys Stampede Tent.

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  4. Police arrest and charge new suspect in Canada Day murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Thunder Bay's Source

    Thunder Bay Police Service officials in a media release on Monday confirmed they had arrested 26-year-old Kyle Malcolm Stoney last Friday at a Park Avenue apartment. Stoney has been charged with second degree murder in the death of 52-year-old Christopher Adams, who was violently assaulted outside city hall in the early morning hours of July 1. Adams died as a result of those injuries on July 8. Police had already arrested 31-year-old Carl Spencer Rae and 22-year-old Becky Mamawka in connection with the case.

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  5. Second Canada Day homicide suspect facing murder charge, police looking for a thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Thunder Bay's Source

    A second person is facing a murder charge in the Canada Day homicide case earlier this year while police are searching for a third suspect. Becky Mamawka appeared at the Thunder Bay Courthouse on Monday morning where she was arraigned on a second degree murder charge in the killing of 52-year-old Christopher Adams.

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  6. More Canadians plan to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | GlobalNews

    ... a private member's bill that would amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. "We need to be very careful about talking about statutory holidays," Diamond said. "Making ...

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  7. Edmonton lounge scene of suspicious deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | GlobalNews

    ... private member's bill seeks to amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. Continue reading WestJet plans to lower airfares on select 'econo' tickets as its directs a ...

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  8. Elderly man dies in tragic train accident in ChilliwackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | GlobalNews

    Public campaigning gave way to the privacy of the voting booth Tuesday with control of the Senate, the makeup of the House and three dozen governorships at stake. Continue reading NDP Dan Harris' private member's bill seeks to amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. Continue reading Every November, poppies grace the left lapel of Canadians across the country.

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  9. Unsolved murder: Calgary police ask for tips to find killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | GlobalNews

    ... private member's bill seeks to amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. Continue reading Every November, poppies grace the left lapel of Canadians across the country. ...

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  10. Make Remembrance Day a legal holiday, NDP MP saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2013 | GlobalNews

    All parties are showing support for an NDP MP's proposal to make Remembrance Day a legal holiday in Canada - but even if it passes, it will be up to the provinces to decide. NDP Dan Harris' private member's bill seeks to amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. Although Nova Scotia has a Remembrance Day Act, it's not an official holiday.

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  11. Man gets five years for Canada Day shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Brandon Sun

    A man has been sentenced to five years in prison for taking part in a Canada Day shooting at a city home. More than 40 shots were fired at the house - which contained four people at the time - and at a car parked behind the home.

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  12. Jones: Taking stock of Canada's foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Canada.com

    ... to Paulina Gretzky -- get ready for an A-list eyeful. Prime Minister Stephen Harper waves after addressing the Canada Day event on Parliament Hill Sunday July 1, 2012 in Ottawa. Every embassy has a "reporting plan." It is a collegially designed ...

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  13. David Frum on the allure of radical Islam in CanadaRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | MacLeans

    ... extremist group. Since 2006, Canadian security has thwarted many localized plots-two in 2013 alone. At a July 1 Canada Day celebration in front of the British Columbia legislature, two Canadian-born converts to Islam intended to detonate homemade ...

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  14. Aggravated assault changed to second-degree murder in Canada Day homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Thunder Bay's Source

    Carl Spender Rae, 31, and Becky Mamakwa, 21, were both arrested and charged with aggravated assault on July 1 after the alleged robbery and assault of 52-year-old Christopher Adams outside of city hall on the corner of Donald and May Streets. Rae appeared in person at the Thunder Bay Courthouse on Friday and was arraigned on a second-degree murder charge.

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  15. The Allure of Radical Islam in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... Day, however, Since 2006, Canadian security has thwarted many localized plots-two in 2013 alone. At a July 1 Canada Day celebration in front of the British Columbia legislature, two Canadian-born A lot of energy is wasted debating whether ...

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  16. The shootings in Ottawa won't change this countryRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Canadian Content

    ... after something like this. David Moscrop and Amanda Watson: The shootings in Ottawa won't change this country Canada Day fireworks on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, July 1, 2013. Amanda Watson and David Moscrop argue that Canada should not ...

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  17. David Moscrop and Amanda Watson: The shootings in Ottawa won't change this countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Canada.com

    OTTAWA, ON: JULY 1, 2013 -- Canada Day fireworks on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, July 1, 2013. NEG# 113365 Over morning coffee in Pacific Daylight Time, breaking accounts from Parliament Hill interrupted traffic and weather on The Early Edition and social media accounts of an attack flooded the Internet.

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  18. A brief look at Thunder Bay's 10 homicide casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Thunder Bay's Source

    ... of second-degree murder. Homicide case no. 4, July, 1: Police began investigating an aggravated assault after Canada Day when 52-year-old Christopher Adams became the victim of what was first investigated as a savage robbery. The assault, which took ...

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  19. St. Albert celebrates Canada DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | St. Albert Gazette

    With her face painted like a Canadian flag, Jillian Person, 7, works on a piece of artwork at Lions Park during the Canada Day celebration. Rowan Huvick, 6, inhales the berries placed on top of her pancakes while enoying the bright sunny day at Heritage Lakes during the Canada Day celebration.

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  20. Law firm fax directed cops to Jun Lin's head, jury toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | CNews

    ... outside. Lin's head was the only missing piece of the gruesome puzzle when Paradiso says he received the fax on Canada Day from the office of lawyer Raphael Feldstein. "Once you get to the bottom of the pond ... stop and look on your right into the ...

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