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Ontario Gains 35,300 Jobs in February‏

News Release Ontario Gains 35,300 Jobs in February March 8, 2013 New Ontario Government Focused on Economic Growth and Job Creation   Employment in Ontario rose by 35,300 jobs, including an increase in youth employment of almost 21,000. In February, Ontario created nearly 70 per cent of all new jobs in Canada.   Job creation and economic growth are top priorities for the new Ontario government. Since the recessionary low […]

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TZuperdeal: 2 tops for less than the price of 1

  Amazing limited-time offers exclusively for Tzatz customers! This unbelievable online offer ends at midnite Sunday, March 10, 2013.   Dear Donna , One of our best TZuperdeals yet, we’re offering 2 Clara tops for less than the price of 1. Wear them separately or together… you get the bra-friendly cowl sleeveless tank plus a matching long sleeve drape cardigan. The multi coloured print goes with anything and the soft knit fabric is breathable, washable […]

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TZuperdeal: Bedhead pajamas $100 off!‏

Amazing limited-time offers exclusively for Tzatz customers! This unbelievable online offer ends at midnite Monday, March 18, 2013.  Dear Donna , Our good friends at Bedhead have come up with this week’s amazing TZuperdeal. This luxurious two-piece pajama set is made of 100% fine cotton and features a lovely spring floral print on a white background. The fabric has a rich sateen finish and both pieces are trimmed in contrast green piping. […]

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Ontario Supports Innovative Discoveries While Creating Jobs‏

News Release Ontario Supports Innovative Discoveries While Creating Jobs March 15, 2013 The New Ontario Government Helping Drive Cutting-Edge Research in the GTA The new Ontario government is helping 17 Toronto research teams make discoveries that will improve the lives of people around the world while strengthening Ontario’s economy. Ontario is helping the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, The Hospital for Sick Children, Ryerson University, Sunnybrook Hospital, University Health […]

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Deal Alert For Lulu‏ – http://lulu.com/spotlight/kakonged

NEW LULU COUPONS 20% off 20% OFF any order! Exp. March 31, 2013 EXPIRES 03/31/2013 THE MOST POPULAR LULU COUPONS RIGHT NOW Up to 20% or $25 off 20% off Books & eBooks – Save up to $25. Ends 03/31/2013 EXPIRES 03/31/2013 25% off Get 25% Off Custom Photo Books + Up to $100 Off. Ends 03/31/2013 EXPIRES 03/31/2013 Did someone forward you this email? Click here to sign up for alerts. To make sure […]

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Research Projects Funded in Toronto

Backgrounder Research Projects Funded in Toronto March 15, 2013 Ontario is supporting 17 research projects and more than 1,800 researchers at seven institutions in the Greater Toronto Area through the Ontario Research Fund-Research Infrastructure program. Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Towards better diagnosis and treatment of mental illnesses Project title: Getting Better: Pathways to Progress in Brain Disease Lead researcher: Bruce G. Pollock Hospital for Sick Children Studying how genes […]

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Save 20% at Lulu.com – http://lulu.com/spotlight/kakonged

Publish | Buy | Services Deals are blooming at Lulu.com: Save 20% off any purchase using coupon code VERNUM. Use this opportunity to get copies of your books, photo books, or calendars for less. Hurry offer ends 31 March at 11:59 PM. Create a photo book or calendar to share with family and friends: It’s fast, easy, and fun to create. You can choose from a range of sizes, cover types […]

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Running gets you grounded‏

Spend $50 and Shipping Is Free Your running group, a finish line, a desire to feel connected. Whatever fuels your run, find performance apparel and minimalist styles for the season ahead. Shop running gear Nike Relay Print Capris (Women’s) $75.00 CAD Product number: 5030-901 Merrell Road Glove Dash 2 Shoes (Women’s) $109.00 CAD Product number: 5031-017 Nike Sphere Dry 1/2 Zip (Women’s) $135.00 CAD Product number: 5030-907 Merrell Road Glove […]

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Government of Ontario News: Wednesday, March 13, 2013‏

Next Phase of Toronto’s Subway Extension Begins   Premier Kathleen Wynne visited the site of the future Highway 407 subway station in York Region today, just as tunnelling for the next phase of the Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension got underway. March 13, 2013  |  Office of the Premier Questions about your subscription? Contact us. Unsubscribe from News on Demand.  Follow Us On Twitter. Visit the Newsroom. © Queen’s Printer for […]

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Premier’s Statement on the Election of Pope Francis I‏

News Release Premier’s Statement on the Election of Pope Francis I March 13, 2013 Premier Kathleen Wynne released the following statement: “I want to congratulate Catholics across Ontario and around the world on the election of Jorge Mario Bergoglio as His Holiness Pope Francis I. It is truly historic to see the name of a South American Cardinal emerge from the papal conclave. As the first Pope from the Americas, […]

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Make your Spring memories pop. We’ve got some bright ideas.‏

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UP Express On Track With New Station at Terminal 1‏

News Release UP Express On Track With New Station at Terminal 1 March 14, 2013 New Ontario Government Creating 1,200 Jobs Construction is set to begin on the Union Pearson Express station at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, ensuring train service to and from Union Station in time for the 2015 Pan/Parapan Am Games. Construction of a three-kilometre rail line that will connect the new station at Terminal 1 to the […]

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Premier’s Statement On Death Of Guelph Police Officer‏

News Release Premier’s Statement On Death Of Guelph Police Officer March 14, 2013 Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne released this statement following the death of Guelph Police Officer Jennifer Kovach: “I was deeply saddened to hear of the death of Constable Jennifer Kovach. My thoughts are with her loved ones and the Guelph Police Service during this very difficult time. She was so young, with such a promising career ahead of […]

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How to Talk to Crazy People By Donna Kakonge Reviewed by Joseph Maldonado, MS

How to Talk to Crazy People By Donna Kakonge Reviewed by Joseph Maldonado, MS Many different types of people, for many different reasons, read memoirs about mental illness. Some may be suffering from an illness themselves and are looking for guidance or inspiration. Some may have questions as a result of their friend’s or family member’s suffering. Others may be professionals in the mental health field. Then there are those […]

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Government of Ontario News: Thursday, March 14, 2013

UP Express On Track With New Station at Terminal 1   Construction is set to begin on the Union Pearson Express station at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, ensuring train service to and from Union Station in time for the 2015 Pan/Parapan Am Games. March 14, 2013  |  Ministry of Transportation Premier’s Statement On Death Of Guelph Police Officer   Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne released this statement following the death of […]

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Lulu.com – Free Ground Shipping – How To Talk To Crazy People by Donna Kakonge

No coupon needed. Offer ends March 24 at 11:59 PM Publish | Buy | Services For a limited time only: Get free ground shipping on all orders with 100 books or more. No coupon code is required. You will also receive a great bulk discount in addition to this special offer. Proceed through checkout as normal and select “Ground shipping” to activate the promo. Hurry offer ends March 24, 2013 at 11:59 […]

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Government of Ontario News: Tuesday, March 12, 2013‏

Celebrating Completion of New Wing at Markham Stouffville Hospital   Deb Matthews, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, along with Markham-Unionville MPP Michael Chan and Dr. Helena Jaczek, MPP for Oak Ridges-Markham, will join hospital officials and health care partners to celebrate the completion of the new patient care tower. March 12, 2013  |  Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care 30 Days of Progress   The new Ontario government hit […]

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30 Days of Progress‏

News Release 30 Days of Progress March 12, 2013 New Ontario Government Strengthening Economy and Building Fair Society The new Ontario government hit the ground running with its plan to create jobs, strengthen the economy and build stronger communities and a fair society across Ontario. Since being sworn in on February 11th, Premier Kathleen Wynne and members of her cabinet have visited communities across the province, met with important partners […]

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Spring Has Sprung, You can Save $$$‏

Power Women Newsletter Well Spring is almost  here so let us CELEBRATE..Here is how you can and save money doing it: Reach millions of women worldwide. Power Women Magazine, Radio & TV Show has 136 million followers worldwide. Our magazine, found here http://www.powerwomenmag.com has won 2 women choice awards. Our radio shows hosted by CEO Deb Bailey, airs weekdays, and Deb was recently nominated for  a radio show hosting award. […]

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E. Nesbit’s Old-Fashioned Kids’ Books‏

You have received this as an AbeBooks customer. View Online  |   Unsubscribe E Nesbit: Queen of Children’s Literature Edith (E.) Nesbit was the queen of children’s literature in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Her best-known work is The Railway Children (1906), a story of three children trying to prove the innocence of their father, who is falsely imprisoned for espionage. Nesbit’s writing went beyond children’s books to […]

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Statement by Minister Broten on International Women’s Day‏

Statement Statement by Minister Broten on International Women’s Day March 8, 2013 Today, Laurel Broten, Minister Responsible for Women’s Issues, released the following statement in recognition of International Women’s Day: “Today is International Women’s Day. This is a time to celebrate the achievements – and the leadership – of women here in Ontario and around the world. In Ontario, we are marking two important milestones for women this year – […]

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Ontario Supports Aerospace Industry‏

News Release Ontario Supports Aerospace Industry March 7, 2013 The New Ontario Government Helping Create 50 Jobs in Mississauga The new Ontario government is helping Sumitomo Precision Products create 50 jobs at its new production facility for aerospace landing gear in Mississauga. The company will undertake final assembly for aircraft landing gear and landing gear control systems.  The Mississauga facility will become the Japanese company’s global headquarters for its aerospace […]

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March 12: Spaces of Indigenous Artistry‏

CWSE-SpacesOfIndigenousArtistry   The next session in our Women/Embodiment, Environments and the Arts Series is this Tuesday, March 12! Spaces of Indigenous Artistry, with Dr. Jill Carter Using her 2011 Nuit Blanche performance and embodied theatre practice, Dr. Carter will speak as an artist and educator on the necessity of decolonizing and reclaiming indigenous peoples’ space, as conceptualized through aesthetic strategies.

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Romance or Dating Scam‏

Romance or Dating Scam In 2011, Romance scams emerged as highest grossing scam, with over 12 million in losses reported by Canadians. This scam has also lead to incidents of suicide in cases where victims have lost their life saving and have been emotionally destroyed. • Romance scams will continue to have a profound impact on Canadians and cause severe financial loss in 2013. • These scams have proliferated with the increase […]

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Scam Alert‏

Scam Alert The Toronto Police would like to make the public aware of an arrest in a nationwide Secret Shopper Scam.  It is alleged that unsuspecting victims are being recruited for gainful employment as secret shoppers. Once hired, the victim is sent cheques to cash using their own bank account.  The victim is then instructed to use a portion of this money to shop at various businesses and grade the […]

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Fraud Alert

Fraud Alert The Toronto Strategic Partnership* would like to make the public aware of a “phishing scam” targeting credit card holders. “Phishing” is a technique used to trick people into providing personal, financial, or password data by leading consumers to believe that a request for information is coming from a legitimate source. In reality, it is a malicious attempt to collect consumer information for the purpose of committing fraud. These […]

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March is Fraud Prevention month.‏

March is Fraud Prevention month. To help safe guard yourself 1. Do not give out personal information over the phone, through the mail, to someone coming to your door or over the Internet unless you have initiated the contact. 2. Guard your social insurance number. Ask to use other types of identifiers when possible, and don’t carry your SIN card. Be sure to keep it in a secure place. 3. Safeguard personal information […]

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Surprise savings: Look inside to see your secret offer‏

Find out your surprise offer > FREE SHIPPING on orders $30+* Code: SHIP30 Promo code: ZK5U-7529-3E8E-U60JBV Offer ends Wednesday *Free standard shipping applies to merchandise orders of $30+ within the U.S. only. Enter promo code SHIP30 at checkout. Offer ends March 13, 2013 (11:59 P.M. PST). Please see site for more details. †Mystery sale offer is valid on one order and for one-time redemption per billing address. Taxes, shipping and […]

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CIL offers tips to boost your home’s resale value with paint

  Putting your Home on the Market? Get Sold on Colour CIL offers tips to boost your home’s resale value with paint   TORONTO, ON (February 25, 2013) – If you want to make your home a hot property for resale, warm up to colour. Contrary to popular belief, colours with personality have been shown to be more effective at closing a deal. In fact, soothing shades of green, brown […]

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Use Your Power‏

Vote in the 2013 Board of Directors Election Click here if the content of this email is not displayed correctly. Ensure email delivery to your inbox by adding mecmail@mec.ca to your address book Remember that $5 membership you bought at MEC a while back? Remember how you liked being part of a co-op that operates differently than other retailers? Here’s your chance to be involved in one of the defining […]

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Lights, Camera, Books – Collecting Film History‏

Lights, Camera, Books – Collecting Film History Cinema is a broad genre for collectors. There are autobiographies, memoirs and essays. There are books written by and about countless actors, directors, screenwriters, producers and even stuntmen. History, scandal, innovation and celebrity can be found on page after page. Put a few pieces of Hollywood history on your bookshelves. › Learn More ›AbeBooks Home | Advanced Search| My Account| Contact Us| Privacy Policy […]

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Cimorelli Harlem Shake + New Videos from James Blake, C2C, Rhye & More…‏

THE CIMORELLI SHAKE   With six sisters, a few brothers and a bunch of friends, the girls of Cimorelli could very well have created their very own dance. But here, they take on the latest internet craze: The Harlem Shake. Can you guess who’s who? Follow Cimorelli on   RHYE AT THE BOILER ROOM IN L.A. Perez Hilton‘s headline says it all: Rhye  Makes Staggeringly Beautiful Live Music At The Boiler Room! Catch the 20+ […]

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TZuperdeal: Modea blouses! TZave $100.‏

Amazing limited-time offers exclusively for Tzatz customers! This unbelievable online offer ends at midnite Monday, Feb. 25, 2013. Dear Donna ,   This week’s TZuperdeal comes from Modea. Known for their quality, fit and sophisticated styling, Modea is offering two of their latest stretch cotton blend blouses in sizes 4 to 18! We love these blouses because the all over ruching detail provides an effective yet stylish camouflage for your sides and […]

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CRTC Decisions and Regulatory Policies for the week of 25 February to March 1st, 2013‏

CRTC Decisions and Regulatory Policies The CRTC plans to issue the following decisions and/or regulatory policies in the coming week. This list may not be complete and is subject to change without notice. Broadcasting decision: Application by Dufferin Communications Inc. for a broadcasting licence to operate an English-language commercial FM radio station in Clarence-Rockland Telecom Decisions:

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