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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

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. As part of the fund-raising efforts, […]

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

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 […]

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InSpirt Final Event: Monday June 27!‏

*** 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 another InSpirit event, top-notch standards will always be kept…. so there will be an amazing vegan lunch and kirtan lead by Badahari Dasa! Check out the events page for more information and to RSVP […]

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SPEAK YOUR MIND! – Be heard, and Win

June 23, 2011 @ 11:47AM zine 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. Geared to youth across Canada aged 15-25, the video PSA contest is a component of Change the Conversation, a national education program on impaired […]

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Miss Perfect 10

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. You may view some highlight pictures from our May auditions here: http://clicks.aweber.com/y/ct/?l=53eCg&m=3aD15r9GhtHELP0&b=In3m7nmIEm9rGQx1CLjbTQ The audition consists of a casual […]

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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

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. ‘The Evolution of 2010 Legacies Now – A Continuing Legacy of the 2010 Winter Games through […]

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

  June 21, 2011 @ 09:00AM Toronto, ON – With graduation just behind us, Canada’s Generation Y is 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 percent of young Canadians between the ages of 18 and 40 rank job […]

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

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. Weeknights throughout the entire summer The Agenda with Steve Paikin will offer new one-on-one interviews with special guests for each week, followed by in-depth discussion and debate […]

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

** 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 […]

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Afrofest in Queen’s Park 3 weeks away‏

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 […]

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

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. The CRTC will be looking at the CBC’s overall mandate in terms of programming and conditions of licence. The comments and discussions resulting from this […]

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Community Alert

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 […]

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

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. The facility will provide much-needed […]

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[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

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. The purpose of the day […]

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

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. […]

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

  *** 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 nowhere 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 […]

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

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/ Just 10 days from now begins a ten-day spiritual adventure, […]

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

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. The Dulux paint – to be used to bring colour to people’s lives from coast to coast – will beautify […]

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PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT

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 […]

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CRTC launches online consultation on wholesale Internet access services‏

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, […]

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CRTC releases 2010 financial results for Canadian television services‏

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). Profitability Private conventional […]

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

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. The Board of Trade created the award in 1967. Its purpose is to recognize Toronto Police Service […]

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

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. The Board of Trade created the award in 2009. Its purpose is to recognize members� contributions to the Police Service […]

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Upcoming Events & InSpirit: Yoga Lifestyle Festival‏

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/ Join us for the Annual Yoga Festival – InSpirit from June 16-26. […]

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Spaghetti with Fresh Mango Salsa & Grilled Shrimp

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. Preparation Time: 15 minutes Cooking Time: 10 minutes Servings: 6 Ingredients 1 box (375 g) Whole grain spaghetti, such as Catelli® Healthy Harvest® 1/4 cup (50 mL) lime juice 3 tbsp (45 mL) […]

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Are you a Twirler or a Cutter?

National Survey Unveils Pasta-Eating Habits, Shows 82 percent 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 percent of respondents prefer pasta over a sandwich or salad, the study showed. Conducted last month by leading pasta brand Catelli® Healthy Harvest®, the Canadian survey also reveals a range […]

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