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[TPS] – Media advisory, Thursday, June 30, 2011, 8 p.m., Lee’s Palace, 529 Bloor Street West, Battle of the Build for Habitat for Humanity Toronto‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on June 30, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Event Happening Promoted By Toronto Police Services - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Toronto Police Service
News Release

Media advisory, Thursday, June 30, 2011, 8 p.m., Lee’s Palace, 529 Bloor Street West, Battle of the Build for Habitat for Humanity Toronto

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 – 12:00 PM
Corporate Communications
416-808-7100

Toronto EMS, Toronto Police Service and Toronto Fire Services are working together to help their community build two homes in partnership with Toronto Habitat for Humanity. Read the rest of this entry »

FUJIFILM MAKES INSTANT ANYTIME PHOTOS A SNAP WITH INSTAX MINI 50S Instant photos give retro twist to capturing summertime fun

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Technology, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on June 29, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Fuji Camera - Photo Courtesy of CNW

June 28, 2011 @ 08:00AM

Mississauga, ON – FUJIFILM Canada Inc. today introduced the Instax Mini 50S, the perfect summertime accessory to capture every moment with beautiful, high quality instant photo prints. The newest addition to the popular Instax family, the Instax Mini 50S uses Instax Mini Instant Film to produce credit card sized photo prints that can be snapped anywhere and developed instantly, for a retro take on sharing memories on-the-spot with friends and family this summer. Read the rest of this entry »

Janet Jackson VIP Tickets

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Music, Radio Podcasts, Technology, travel, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on June 28, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Janet Jackson's VIP Tickets Go on Sale Now - Photo Courtesy of Janet Jackson PR

InSpirt Final Event: Monday June 27!‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Sports, Writing (all kinds) on June 27, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Yoga at UrbanEdge - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

*** Consciousness and its role in social transformation with Devamrita Swami ***

InSpirit will be having its final event this Monday June 27. This is an afternoon event from 11 AM till 1 PM. As all other InSpirit event, top notch standards will always be kept…. so there will be an amazing vegan lunch and kirtan lead by Badahari Dasa! Read the rest of this entry »

SPEAK YOUR MIND! – Be heard, and Win

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Technology, travel, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on June 26, 2011 at 3:00 AM

L-R: Peter Christianson (Young Drivers of Canada), Anne Leonard (arrive alive DRIVE SOBER), Robyn Robertson (TIRF) & Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Chief Superintendent Bill Grodzinski - Photo Courtesy of CNW

June 23, 2011 @ 11:47AM
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Ottawa – Lights! Camera! Action! The Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF), arrive alive DRIVE SOBER and Young Drivers of Canada want to see your public service announcement (PSA) videos for the SPEAK YOUR MIND! youth video contest on impaired driving. Read the rest of this entry »

Miss Perfect 10

In Beauty, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Sports, Writing (all kinds) on June 25, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Could You Be the Next Miss Perfect 10 Like Serena Williams - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Audition Reminder:

If you missed our audition dates in May, the next open
audition for the 2011 Miss Perfect 10 pageant will take
place on Sunday June 26, from 1 pm to 5.30 pm, at Studio
#313 at the Dancemakers Centre for Creation (55 Mill Street,
Building 58) at the Distillery District. Read the rest of this entry »

2010 Winter Games legacies continue to produce lasting benefits for Canada International Olympic Committee (IOC) legacy study of 2010 Legacies Now provides recommendations to future host cities

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Sports, Technology, travel, Writing (all kinds) on June 24, 2011 at 3:00 AM

The Power of the Winter Games Just Keeps on Going - Photo Courtesy of CNW

May 18, 2011 @ 09:00AM

Vancouver, B.C. – On the heels of its launch in February 2011 during celebrations marking the one-year anniversary of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, LIFT Philanthropy Partners, formerly 2010 Legacies Now, is the subject of the second in a two-part legacy study commissioned by the IOC. Read the rest of this entry »

Pressure to find a job too hot to handle? Calm, cool and collected is the roadmap to success

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Writing (all kinds) on June 23, 2011 at 3:00 AM

The Key to Getting a Job is Keeping Cool and Calm - Photo Courtesy of CNW

June 21, 2011 @ 09:00AM

Toronto, ON – With graduation just behind us, Canada’s Generation Y are ready to leave behind their late nights of studying and sweating over finals for a whole new type of stress – entering the real world and preparing for job interviews. A new survey by Leger Marketing finds that 57 per cent of young Canadians between the ages of 18 and 40 rank job interviews as the most stressful situation that makes them sweat post-graduation. Read the rest of this entry »

The Agenda with Steve Paikin kicks off its new summer season with Piya Chattopadhyay

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Technology, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on June 22, 2011 at 3:00 AM

A New Host for TVO's Agenda - Photo Courtesy of CNW

June 21, 2011 @ 12:55PM

Piya Chattopadhyay joins The Agenda with Steve Paikin in a new summer format that kicks off with exciting new interviews and in-depth analysis on the big issues of the day beginning Monday, July 4 at 8 pm ET. Read the rest of this entry »

Tonight: The story of Karma with Devamrita Swami! …and much more‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Religion, Writing (all kinds) on June 21, 2011 at 7:39 AM

*** Exciting spiritual adventure with Devamrita Swami & Badahari Dasa***

Get a feel of India in the heart of Toronto

Dear Friends,
We are now in the middle of our Annual Yoga Festival – InSpirit from Jun 16-26. Join us to hear from amazing Monks like Devamrita Swami and discover the truths of Reincarnation, Karma, life on other planets, unconditional love and much more. Enjoy at every event a soul stirring musical meditation (Kirtan) with Badahari Das whose expertise at instruments combines with the purity from a lifetime of yoga practice to create a unique blend. Not to miss the delicious dinners, desserts and snacks that awaits you at these events. Join us for a weekday evening or come along for a retreat – all options are available for you. Read the rest of this entry »

Afrofest in Queen’s Park 3 weeks away‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Music, Radio Podcasts, Restaurant Reviews, Technology, travel, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on June 20, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Afrofest Starts in early July - Photo Courtesy of Thomson Reuters

AFROFEST AT QUEEN’S PARK ON JULY 9th & 10th

Afrofest, a free celebration of the richness and diversity of African culture, is set for Queen’s Park in Toronto on Saturday July 9th and Sunday July 10th. Featuring world-renowned African musicians and top African groups based in Canada, an African marketplace, food and craft vendors, artistic displays, music workshops, and organized activities for youth and children. Afrofest is THE cultural event of the summer. Read the rest of this entry »

CRTC launches online consultation on the CBC’s upcoming licence renewals‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Radio Podcasts, Sports, Technology, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on June 19, 2011 at 3:00 AM

CBC Up for License Renewal - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

CRTC launches online consultation on the Canadian Broadcasting
Corporation’s upcoming licence renewals

Ottawa-Gatineau, June 17, 2011 – Today, the Canadian Radio-television and
Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) launched an online consultation to
seek input on the renewals of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s
(CBC) radio and television licences. Read the rest of this entry »

Community Alert

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, cars, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Sports, Technology, travel, Writing (all kinds) on June 18, 2011 at 3:42 AM

Bells on Bloor Street - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Bells on Bloor Bicycle Event, Saturday, June 18, 2011

Special Events, 416−808−5049

On Saturday June 18, 2011, the annual Bells on Bloor Bicycle Event will take place. This event will start at High Park, with the cyclists congregating on the grassy field just west of the main entrance to the park, off Bloor Street West. A total of 1,000 cyclists are expected to participate in this event.
The ride will begin at noon. Read the rest of this entry »

Taylor-Birks Foundation hosts much-awaited grand opening of respite home for children with complex needs, built with $1 million in private donations

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Disability, Education, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Writing (all kinds) on June 17, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Home For Children With Intellectual Disabilities - Photo Courtesy of CNW

June 16, 2011 @ 11:30AM

MONTREAL, Quebec, June 16, 2011 — The Taylor-Birks Foundation today hosted hundreds of guests at the grand opening and open house of Eleanor Côté Home, a brand-new specialized children’s respite home in Beaconsfield, which corporate donors, West Montreal Readaptation Centre (WMRC), Centre Marc Vanier (CMV) and the community have helped to grow over two years by raising over $1 million. Read the rest of this entry »

[TPS] – Media advisory, Thursday, June 16, 2011, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Coppinwood Golf Club, 2324 4th Concession Road, Uxbridge The Canadian Youth Golf Foundation, “At Risk Youth” Golf Day‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Sports, Writing (all kinds) on June 16, 2011 at 8:59 AM

Toronto Police Services Participating in Golf - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Toronto Police Service
News Release

Media advisory, Thursday, June 16, 2011, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Coppinwood Golf Club, 2324 4th Concession Road, Uxbridge The Canadian Youth Golf Foundation, “At Risk Youth” Golf Day

Thursday, June 16, 2011 – 9:47 AM
55 Division
416-808-5500

On Thursday, June 16, 2011, the Canadian Youth Golf Foundation and 55 Division will be hosting “At Risk Youth” Golf Day. Read the rest of this entry »

[TPS] – Opportunity for community members to participate in TPS Business Planning Process‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on June 15, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Community Has Opportunity to Participate in TPS Business Plan - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Toronto Police Service
News Release

Opportunity for community members to participate in TPS Business Planning Process

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 – 1:55 PM
Corporate Planning
416-808-7770

The Toronto Police Service is currently involved in developing the 2011 Environmental Scan and the 2012 – 2014 Business Plan to identify the Service’s priorities and goals for the next three years. Consultations and community input are important components of our Business Planning Process. In order to give as many people as possible the opportunity to participate in this process and provide their thoughts, the following question will be posted on the Toronto Police Service internet website: Read the rest of this entry »

InSpirit, An exciting spiritual adventure – Monks, Meditation and Vegan treats‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Sports, Writing (all kinds) on June 14, 2011 at 3:00 AM

*** Exciting spiritual adventure with Devamrita Swami & Badahari Dasa***
Get a feel of India in the heart of Toronto
Dear Friends,
The much awaited time is now here as we begin our Annual Yoga Festival – InSpirit from Jun 16-26. Join us to hear from amazing Monks like Devamrita Swami and discover the truths of Reincarnation, Karma, life on other planets, unconditional love and much more. Enjoy at every event a soul stirring musical meditation (Kirtan) with Badahari Das whose expertise at instruments combines with the purity from a lifetime of yoga practice to create a unique blend. Not to miss the delicious dinners, desserts and snacks that awaits you at these events. Read the rest of this entry »

Trove Birthday

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on June 13, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Trove is Having a Birthday Sale - Photo Courtesy of Trove

*** Inspirit Yoga Lifestyle festival with Devamrita Swami & Badahari Dasa***

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Sports, Writing (all kinds) on June 12, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Yoga Festivals - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Dear Friends,

How can one maintain sanity in a world overloaded with consumerism there are wars being waged at multiple levels. We invite you to join us this Monday Jun 6th for a special evening with Vaisesika Dasa, a renowned Bhakti Yoga monk who will share with us the art of yoga for body and mind control. RSVP at http://urbanedgeyoga.com/2807/get-a-grip-yoga-for-body-and-mind-control-with-vaisesika-dasa/ Read the rest of this entry »

Dulux to Invest $1 Million Worth of Paint in Communities across Canada in Effort to Add Colour to People’s Lives

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on June 11, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Dulux Paints Provides Everything You Need to Beautify Your Home - Photo Courtesy of Gail Bergman PR

Initiative coincides with rebranding of ICI Paints, Glidden, Color Your World

and Betonel stores under one common Dulux Paints banner

June 6, 2011 – Communities across Canada will be infused with a little more colour, thanks to a $1 million investment in paint announced today by industry leader Dulux Paints. Read the rest of this entry »

PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on June 10, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Liquid Nails Can Help You Get Jobs Done Around the House - Photo Courtesy of Gail Bergman PR

New Adhesive Products Bind Like Nails

Unique Liquid Nails line works on wide range of surfaces, from concrete

to tub surrounds, enabling homeowners to nail it once and for all

Longueuil, Québec – June 6, 2011 – When it comes to adhesives, there’s a new product line on the market that nails it. Liquid Nails®, a complete line of adhesives for every home repair or construction project, is simple to use for both professionals and do-it-yourselfers alike. Read the rest of this entry »

W Studio

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Home Decor, Living, Media Writing, Writing (all kinds) on June 9, 2011 at 3:00 AM

W Studio is Having a Huge Sale - Image Courtesy of Alan Pourvakil

CRTC launches online consultation on wholesale Internet access services‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Technology, Writing (all kinds) on June 8, 2011 at 3:00 AM

CRTC Moving Into Online Services - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

CRTC launches online consultation on wholesale Internet access services

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, June 3, 2011 — The Canadian Radio-television and
Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today launched an online consultation
asking Canadians to comment on the way large cable and telephone companies
charge independent Internet service providers (ISPs) for the use of their
networks. This consultation is part of a proceeding that will include a
public hearing beginning on July 11, 2011, in Gatineau, Quebec. Read the rest of this entry »

CRTC releases 2010 financial results for Canadian television services‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Movie Reviews, Music, Opinion, Radio Podcasts, Sports, Technology, Video Work, Writing (all kinds) on June 7, 2011 at 3:00 AM

CRTC Has Made Decisions, Including Affecting the CBC - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

CRTC releases 2010 financial results for Canadian television services

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, June 2, 2011 —The Canadian Radio-television and
Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today released statistical and
financial information on Canadian television showing increased profits for
all services for the broadcast year ending August 31, 2010. The data
includes information from conventional television stations and specialty,
pay and pay-per-view television services, as well as video-on-demand
services (pay and specialty services). Read the rest of this entry »

[TPS] – Toronto Board of Trade announces 2010 Police Officer of the Year‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Writing (all kinds) on June 6, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Toronto Board of Trade Announces Police Officer of the Year - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Toronto Police Service
News Release

Toronto Board of Trade announces 2010 Police Officer of the Year

Thursday, June 2, 2011 – 9:20 PM
Professional Standards
416-808-7096

The winners of the 2010 Police Officer of the Year Award were announced during the annual tribute dinner, held this evening at the Toronto Board of Trade. Read the rest of this entry »

[TPS] – Toronto Board of Trade announces winner of TPS Business Excellence Award‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Opinion, Writing (all kinds) on June 5, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Toronto Board Gives Awards - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Toronto Police Service
News Release

Toronto Board of Trade announces winner of TPS Business Excellence Award

Thursday, June 2, 2011 – 9:19 PM
Professional Standards
416-808-7096

The winner of the 2010 Business Excellence Award was announced during the annual tribute dinner, held this evening at the Toronto Board of Trade. Read the rest of this entry »

25% off El Naturalista Event!‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Writing (all kinds) on June 4, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Sale at Trove - Photo Courtesy of Trove

Upcoming Events & InSpirit: Yoga Lifestyle Festival‏

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Writing (all kinds) on June 3, 2011 at 3:00 AM

UrbanEdge Yoga Has a Festival - Photo Courtesy of Google Images

Dear Friends,

How can one maintain sanity in a world overloaded with consumerism there are wars being waged at multiple levels. We invite you this coming Monday June 6th for a special evening with Vaisesika Dasa, a renowned Bhakti Yoga monk who will share with us the art of yoga for body and mind control. RSVP at http://urbanedgeyoga.com/2807/get-a-grip-yoga-for-body-and-mind-control-with-vaisesika-dasa/ Read the rest of this entry »

Spaghetti with Fresh Mango Salsa & Grilled Shrimp

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Health, Living, Media Writing, Restaurant Reviews, Writing (all kinds) on June 2, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Spaghetti with Grilled Shrimp and Mango Salsa - Photo Courtesy of Gail Bergman PR

Infused with Latin American flavours, this summery, fresh pasta toss is a delightful option to serve your family and friends. This recipe is also packed with healthy antioxidant and nutrient-rich ingredients such as mango and red pepper. Read the rest of this entry »

Are you a Twirler or a Cutter?

In Beauty, book reviews, Business, Contact Information, Creative Writing, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Health, Living, Media Writing, Restaurant Reviews, Writing (all kinds) on June 1, 2011 at 3:00 AM

Spaghetti With Grilled Shrimp and Mango Salsa - Photo Courtesy of Gail Bergman PR

National Survey Unveils Pasta-Eating Habits,

Shows 82 per cent of Respondents Prefer Pasta over a Sandwich, Salad

May 31, 2011 – No matter how you twirl it, pasta is a favourite among Canadians who recently responded to a cross-country survey. Eighty-two per cent of respondents prefer pasta over a sandwich or salad, the study showed. Read the rest of this entry »

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