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Cash Store Financial Provides Fiscal Year Financial and Corporate Update

Complete 2013 financial results to be released in late December Cash Store Conference Call Details Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:30 am EST (9:30 am MST) 1-888-231-8191 ID#92540656 http://cnw.ca/r4HbX EDMONTON, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ – Following the completion of the Company’s 2013 fiscal year on September 30, 2013, The Cash Store Financial Services Inc. (“Cash Store Financial”) (TSX: CSF; NYSE: CSFS) today provided a financial and operations update to shareholders. The Company’s complete audited financial statements, […]

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Colt completes an initial closing of its Senior Note Financing

Trading Symbols:  GTP – (TSX-V) P01 – (FRANKFURT) COLTF – (OTCQX)   NOT FOR RELEASE IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA MONTREAL, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ – Colt Resources Inc. (“Colt” or the “Company”) (TSXV: GTP) (FRA: P01) (OTCQX: COLTF) is pleased to announce that it has completed an initial closing of US$2.5 Million of its Senior Note Financing previously announced on July 4th, 2013 (the “Offering”). The Offering is managed by TerraNova Capital Partners, Inc. and offered […]

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Media Advisory – Minister Fantino to Help Launch Give a Vimy for Vimy Campaign

OTTAWA, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ – The Honorable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will join representatives from the Vimy Foundation, local students and other guests to help officially launch the Give a Vimy for Vimycampaign tomorrow at the Canadian War Museum. The campaign is a national initiative by the Vimy Foundation related to the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge in 2017. Location: Canadian War Museum 1 Vimy Place Ottawa, ON Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2013 Time: […]

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Media Advisory – Minister Julian Fantino to Honour Veterans at Candlelight Tribute

OTTAWA, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ – The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, and His Worship Jim Watson, Mayor of Ottawa, will attend a Candlelight Tribute in honour of Canada’s Veterans as part of Veterans’ Week 2013.   Location: Centrepointe Theatre Ben Franklin Place 101 Centrepointe Drive Ottawa, Ontario Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2013 Time:  7:00 p.m.

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3MV Energy Announces Termination of Asset Purchase and Sale Agreement

THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OR TO ANY UNITED STATESNEWS SERVICES./ CALGARY, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ – 3MV Energy Corp. (“3MV” or the “Company“) (TSXV: TMV) announces termination of its previously announced (September 26, 2013) Asset Purchase and Sale Agreement with an arms’ length private energy company (the “Transaction“), upon the Purchaser failing to obtain financing. 3MV had agreed to sell a land package in west central Saskatchewan, related inventory […]

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Carfinco Receives Interest Rate Reduction on Credit Facilities

TSX: CFN EDMONTON, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ – Carfinco Financial Group Inc. (“Carfinco” or the “Company”) today announced that its subsidiaries Carfinco Inc. (“CAR”) and Persian Acceptance Corp. (“PAC”) have both received reductions in the interest rates charged on their senior credit facilities from their respective lenders. All other terms and maturity dates on the two credit facilities remain the same.

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Silver Wheaton expands precious metal stream on the Constancia Project to include gold

TSX: SLW NYSE: SLW VANCOUVER, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ – Silver Wheaton Corp. (“Silver Wheaton” or the “Company”) (TSX: SLW) (NYSE: SLW) is pleased to announce that it has agreed to acquire from Hudbay Minerals Inc. (“Hudbay”) (TSX:HBM) (NYSE:HBM) 50% of the life of mine gold production from its Constancia Project (“Constancia”), located in southernPeru, for US$135 million. Silver Wheaton’s August 2012 silver stream purchase agreement (“Original Agreement”) for 100% of the life of mine silver […]

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Vuzix Corporation Announces Delisting From the TSX Venture Exchange

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ – Vuzix Corporation (OTCQB: VUZI) (“Vuzix”), a leading developer and supplier of smart glasses, advises that, further to its: (i) Amendment No. 5 to its Registration Statement (filed on Form S-1) filed with applicable securities regulators on July 29, 2013; (ii) pricing prospectus dated July 30, 2013 filed with applicable securities regulators on July 30, 2013; and (iii) press releases dated July 30, 2013 and July 31, 2013, Vuzix today received a delisting […]

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Boot Event: Free Gift with Purchase!

Trove Boot Event November 21-28. Buy any boot from our winter collection and receive a free gift of Boot Rescue wipes, valued at $7.50! See a live Boot Rescue demo from 10-4 on Saturday, November 23 in Bloor West Village. All shoes are now 25% off! Forward this email This email was sent to dkakonge@sympatico.ca by treasure@trove.ca | Update Profile/Email Address | Instant removal with SafeUnsubscribe™ | Privacy Policy. Trove | 2264 Bloor Street West | 791 Bathurst Street | Toronto | Ontario | M6S1N9 | Canada

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Helping Small Rural Communities Protect Drinking Water‏

News Release Helping Small Rural Communities Protect Drinking Water November 1, 2013 Ontario Supports Action to Safeguard Drinking Water Sources Ontario is strengthening the protection of local drinking water sources in small, rural municipalities.Almost 200 municipalities will receive support to help carry out source water protection plans. These plans, which are developed locally, are an important part of Ontario’s drinking water safety net and protect existing and future sources of drinking […]

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“People’s Games” to Support Strong Economic Legacy

News Release “People’s Games” to Support Strong Economic Legacy October 30, 2013 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games Will Create Trade and Investment Opportunities Ontario will be showcasing the province’s businesses to the Americas during the 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am games.Working with the City of Toronto and the International Economic Forum of the Americas, Ontario will host a business forum during the games. This will help companies […]

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Bill to Protect Wireless Customers Passes Final Vote‏

News Release Bill to Protect Wireless Customers Passes Final Vote October 30, 2013 Ontario Supporting Clear Contracts for Cell Phone Users Ontario is moving forward to protect wireless and cell phone customers with today’s passage of the Wireless Services Agreements Act. The new legislation will provide consumers with clear information and fewer surprises when they enter into cell phone and wireless services contracts by Spring 2014. It will protect wireless […]

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Family Caregivers can Now Access Local Resources and Advice with Help of New Caregiver Hotline, Web Tool

Attention Family Caregivers:   Access Local Resources and Advice with Help of New Caregiver Hotline, Web Tool   Experts will help you avoid making these top five caregiving mistakes   Toronto, Ontario – October 23, 2013 – With the number of family caregivers growing – estimates peg the total at one in four Canadians – a first-of-its-kind caregiver support organization has launched a unique hotline and web tool to help family […]

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Creating Cleaner Air in Ontario‏

News Release Creating Cleaner Air in Ontario October 23, 2013 Province on Track to Eliminate Coal-Fired Generation Ontario is one step closer to being the first jurisdiction in North America to eliminate coal as a source of electricity. Today, the province marked the end of burning coal at the Lambton Generating Station. This leaves Nanticoke Generating Station as the last operating coal-fired facility in Southern Ontario, which is slated to […]

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Ontario Tree Seed Plant Celebrates 90 Years of Growth‏

News Release Ontario Tree Seed Plant Celebrates 90 Years of Growth October 22, 2013 Ontario Government Supporting the Economy, Protecting the Environment The Ontario Tree Seed Plant is celebrating 90 years of preserving biodiversity, protecting the environment and supporting the forest products and wood manufacturing sectors. The facility uses innovative technology to extract, clean, test, and store billions of seeds each year that support the growth of trees in Ontario forests, woodlots, […]

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Atrium Innovations Announces the Renewal of its Normal Course Issuer Bid

MONTREAL, Nov. 11, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ – Atrium Innovations Inc. (TSX: ATB) (“Atrium” or the “Company”), a globally recognized leader in the development, manufacturing, and commercialization of innovative, science-based natural health products, announced today that it has filed with the Toronto Stock Exchange (“TSX”), and the TSX has accepted, a Notice of Intention to make a Normal Course Issuer Bid. Under its normal course issuer bid, Atrium intends to purchase up to 1,095,474 of […]

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FrontFour submits financing offer and comments on new conflicts of interest introduced by the board of Renegade Petroleum

GREENWICH, CT, Nov. 11, 2013 /CNW/ – FrontFour Capital Group LLC (“FrontFour”) announced its submission of a financing offer to the board of Renegade Petroleum Ltd. (“Renegade”, or the “Company”) (“RPL-V; RPTTF-O”). FrontFour is concerned that the board of Renegade may be considering a private placement at or below the current market price.  FrontFour believes that Renegade’s shares trade at a significant discount to net asset value; therefore, an equity financing at […]

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Ontario To Contribute $1 million to Relief Efforts in the Philippines‏

News Release Ontario To Contribute $1 million to Relief Efforts in the Philippines November 11, 2013 As the Philippines recovers from the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan, Premier Kathleen Wynne released the following statement announcing Ontario’s support for relief efforts. “Like so many people around the world, I have watched the unfolding tragedy in the Philippines with great sorrow. To those who have lost or are still waiting to hear from […]

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Honouring Our Veterans‏

News Release Honouring Our Veterans November 11, 2013 Ceremony of Remembrance at Queen’s Park Pays Tribute to Our Soldiers Premier Kathleen Wynne honoured Canada’s veterans and soldiers today during a Ceremony of Remembrance at the Queen’s Park Veterans’ memorial. Premier Wynne, Brigadier-General Omer Lavoie and Major-General Richard Rohmer (Retired) joined veterans to observe two minutes of silence. Members of the public, Canadian Forces, cadets and families also paid tribute and […]

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Ontario Launches Open Government‏

News Release Ontario Launches Open Government October 21, 2013 Government Committed to Engagement, Accessibility and Welcoming New Ideas Premier Kathleen Wynne announced Ontario’s new Open Government initiative today, which will give the people of Ontario a more transparent and accessible government, and more opportunities to access information and engage with the government on things that matter to them. A group of academic, business and community leaders will form an Open […]

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Premier’s Statement on Philippine Typhoon‏

News Release Premier’s Statement on Philippine Typhoon November 10, 2013 Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne today issued the following statement: “Together with all the people of Ontario, I want to say how saddened I am to see the devastation left behind by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. My heart is with the people of the Philippines, their friends and families across Ontario, and everyone affected around the world. As we learn […]

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Helping Communities Restore Fish and Wildlife Habitats

News Release Helping Communities Restore Fish and Wildlife Habitats October 21, 2013 Ontario Government Protecting the Environment Ontario is helping a youth environmental group protect animals, plants, forests and wetlands in their community.With support from the Land Stewardship and Habitat Restoration Program (LSHRP), Earth Rangerswill turn two fields infested with invasive plants into tall grass prairie meadows with a wetland area. This is among 24 projects across the province this year that will […]

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Speech

Opening remarks by Peter Menzies Vice-Chairman Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission at the public hearing Gatineau, Quebec October 21, 2013 (Check against delivery) Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to this public hearing.

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Writing Workshop at Indigo Bay & Bloor November 9, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Join Canadian Writers: Lee Gowan (Going to Cuba, Make Believe Love, The Last Cowboy and Confession, and more) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCf1VIuzdeQ Laura Lush (Carapace, Going to the Zoo, Fault Line, The First Day of Winter, and more) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fW9F0mH5-Sw Teresa Madaleno-Long (Girl Power: Chronicles of the True Power of Female Friendships and more) https://twitter.com/KTMLC Cynthia Reyes (A Good Home and more) http://csreyes.wordpress.com/ AND Donna Kakonge (How To Write Creative Non-fiction, How To Talk […]

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November Arrivals : INVERNI Cashmere‏

    New Arrivals: INVERNI   We just received the most beautiful collection of cashmere winter accessories (for both women and men!) from INVERNI of Florence. Putting on a stunning hat, scarf, or even wrist warmers can help make the upcoming winter weather something to almost look forward to!   Coming Soon: DENTS     We are very excited to be receiving new and classic styles of DENTS gloves. Handmade in Great Britain, […]

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Essentials to appeal to your inner Norse-person‏

SHOP EXPLORE MEN   WOMEN   SKIS   BOOTS   BINDINGS Take a heart-pounding tour through winter. The landscape looks different, the terrain is unexpected, and you’re pushing like nobody’s business. Shop Nordic Gear NEW Breathable wind protection Halti Lumista Jacket (Men’s) $295.00 CAD SHOP NOW NEW Comfort when moving fast Halti Lumista Pants (Men’s) $209.00 CAD SHOP NOW NEW Warmth with dexterity MEC Glide XC Gloves (Unisex) $25.00 CAD SHOP NOW NEW Power to your kick Rossignol X10 […]

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You’re invited to Pamoja Tujenge Annual Fundraiser Event (Nov 15, 2013)

Greetings Donna,  You are invited to the following event: PAMOJA TUJENGE ANNUAL FUNDRAISER EVENT Event to be held at the following time, date, and location: Friday, November 15, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM (PST) United Steel Workers Hall Cecil St Toronto, ON M5T Canada View Map Attend Event Share this event:      Come join Pamoja Tujenge for an evening of Live Entertainment, with Emcee Chris Hayles as Sammy Davis Jr. […]

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Recognizing Ontario’s Outstanding Seniors‏

News Release Recognizing Ontario’s Outstanding Seniors October 21, 2013 Ontario Celebrates Recipients of Senior Achievement Awards Ontario is recognizing 21 outstanding seniors for their community contributions in the fields of health, education, sports and arts. This year’s recipients of the Senior Achievement Awards include a teacher who is keeping music alive in classrooms, a dietitian who is promoting healthy eating for older adults, a veteran of the Korean War who […]

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Get this Season’s Hot Colours on your Walls and your Clothes

For Immediate Release Get this Season’s Hot Colours on your Walls and your Clothes DULUX paint unveils fall colours for the home through unique fashion collection TORONTO, October 21, 2013 – What will your walls be wearing this fall? Leading Canadian paint brand DULUX® paint is making it easier than ever to bring one of the hottest trends in fashion into your home décor with the launch of a unique colour campaign.

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New Rules for Commercial Contract Negotiation‏

News Release New Rules for Commercial Contract Negotiation October 18, 2013 Premier Wynne Issues Directive to Promote Openness, Transparency The Ontario government will put in place new rules that clearly define the roles and responsibilities of political staff in all future commercial transactions. Through a Premier’s memo delivered to ministers earlier today, a new formal directive will be created and implemented to provide clear distinctions between the advisory role of […]

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Status of Women Canada – Media Advisory

OTTAWA, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ – The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, will make an important national announcement about cyber and sexual violence against women and girls inCanada. The Minister will be joined by Ottawa City Councillor, Allan Hubley, Ottawa Police Service Acting Superintendent of Criminal Investigations, Ian Kingham, and Executive Director of the Ottawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women,Erin Leigh. The Minister and other event participants will […]

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Media Advisory – Minister Fantino and Veterans Affairs Committee Members to Honour Canada’s Veterans

OTTAWA, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ – The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, and Parm Gill, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Veterans Affairs, will join members of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs and parliamentarians for a wreath-laying ceremony to pay tribute to the service and sacrifices of Canadian Veterans.

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