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    • Ontario Parks 2015 SeasonOntario parks

      May 14, 2015 – Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry: Making Reservations at Ontario Parks Ontario’s provincial parks are popular camping spots. We recommend you reserve your campsite ahead of time. Overnight stays can be reserved up to five months in advance of your arrival date. In addition to camping, many parks also offer roofed […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Universal Child Care Benefit application extended to May 15Universal Child Care Benefit

      May 1, 2015– Winnipeg, Manitoba – Employment and Social Development Canada – Harper Government is looking for hundreds of thousands of families not currently registered for the enhanced child care benefit The Harper Government is extending the application deadline to receive the enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB) until May 15 so that more families […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Ontario Retirement Pension Plan to Become LawOntario Retirement Pension Plan

      April 29, 2015 – Ministry of Finance – Bill Strengthening Retirement Security for Millions of Workers Passes in Ontario Legislature: Ontario is one step closer to establishing a strong and secure Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP). The Ontario Retirement Pension Plan Act, 2015 has been approved by the Ontario Legislature. The Act forms the foundation […]

      May 24th, 2015

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    • Employment (58)»

      Occupational Health and Safety Prevention and Innovation Pro...Occupational Health and Safety

      May 6, 2015 – Ministry of Labour – The new Occupational Health and Safety Prevention and Innovation Program aims to improve occupational health and safety outcomes in Ontario workplaces by funding initiatives that strongly align with the Ministry of Labour’s prevention priorities and Ontario’s Integrated Health and Safety Strategy. The program targets funding to workplaces […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Ontario Increasing Workplace Protections for EmployeesWorkplace Protections for Employees

      May 20, 2015 – Ministry of Labour – Ontario Ensuring Workers Understand Rights and Obligations in the Workplace: New changes to Ontario’s Employment Standards Act, 2000 come into effect today that will help workers across the province better understand their rights in the workplace. Starting today, the law will require employers to provide employees with […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Ontario Helps Youth Find Jobs and Start BusinessesOntario Helps Youth Find Jobs and Start Businesses

      May 22, 2015 – Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure – Province helping youth gain workforce experience and business training: Ontario is partnering with industry, educators and not-for-profits to help young people get the skills and experience they need to get a job or start their own businesses. The province is investing more than […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Immigration (48)»

      Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot ProgramImmigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program

      The Immigrant Investor Venture Capital (IIVC) Pilot Program has reopened. CIC will accept applications from May 25 to December 30, 2015, and will process the first 60 complete applications. CIC will also accept up to 60 additional applications that will be placed on a waiting list. The program may close earlier if 60 immigrant investors […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Reopening the Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Progr...Reopening the Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program

      An innovative investor program that will bring economic benefits to Canada. May 23, 2015 — Ottawa —The Government of Canada continues to test demand for the Immigrant Investor Venture Capital (IIVC) Pilot Program—a program which will ensure that immigrants who come to Canada deliver meaningful benefits to our economy and society. The program is reopening […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Increasing overseas immigration services for faster integrat...Immigration Canada

      April 13, 2015 – Ottawa – Funding for pre-arrival services expanded: Many immigrants will arrive in Canada better prepared to integrate into their new communities as a result of expanded pre-arrival services. Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister, Chris Alexander, today announced that $24 million will be committed toward providing newcomers with greater access to information […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Law (46)»

      Small Claims Court E-Filing in OntarioSmall Claims Court E-Filing in Ontario

      Learn how to file a claim online for fixed amounts up to $25,000. If you are filing a claim for a fixed amount of money (e.g. a debt owed to you under a contract) in small claims court, you can now file your claim online through the new small claims court e-filing service. E-filing is […]

      May 24th, 2015

      NEW! E-Filing Service for Small Claims CourtOntario E-Filing Service for Small Claims Court

      April 8, 2015 – Ministry of the Attorney General – Ontario launches e-filing service for fixed claims $25,000 and under: Ontarians now have a faster, easier way to make a claim in small claims court with the launch of a new online filing service. E-filing is a simple, convenient way to file a claim in […]

      May 24th, 2015

      New Financial Eligibility Guidelines for Legal AidLegal Aid Ontario

      As of April 1st, 2015, Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) will implement the second (of three) 6% financial eligibility increases for all legal aid services. LAO implemented its first six per cent increase on Nov. 1, 2014. These increases apply to all legal aid services. Certificate Program The certificate program provides eligible, low income Ontarians publicly […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Money (56)»

      The new Home Accessibility Tax Credit for seniorsHome Accessibility Tax Credit for seniors

      May 22, 2015 – Vaughan, Ontario – Employment and Social Development Canada: The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), and the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, met with seniors’ organizations as well as service and health providers to highlight the Government of Canada’s family tax cuts and benefits and to discuss […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Canadians can immediately benefit from the proposed $10,000 ...Tax-Free Savings Account

      April 24, 2015 – Ottawa, Ontario – Canada Revenue Agency – Canadians can immediately take advantage of the proposed $10,000 Tax-Free Savings Account annual contribution limit. The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, and the Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance, are advising Canadians that the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Millions of dollars in unclaimed benefitsbenefits for families with children

      Harper Government looking for hundreds of thousands of families not currently registered for the enhanced child care benefit. April 16, 2015 – Scarborough, Ontario – Employment and Social Development Canada – An estimated 200,000 families with children are eligible to receive money under the Harper Government’s proposed enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB), but are […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Relationships (3)»

      “My heart is broken”Broken_heart.svg

      Have you ever had your heart broken? More likely everybody has had. A broken heart is a common metaphor used to describe the intense emotional pain or suffering one feels after losing a loved one, whether through death, divorce, breakup, physical separation, betrayal, or romantic rejection. The phrase refers to the physical pain one may […]

      May 24th, 2015

      “How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carne...How-to-win-friends

      “I am very fond of strawberries and cream, but I have found that for some strange reason, fish prefer worms. So when I went fishing, I didn’t think about what I wanted. I thought about what they wanted. I didn’t bait the hook with strawberries and cream. Rather, I dangled a worm or grasshopper in […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Dale Carnegie – the author of How to Win Friends and I...DaleCarnegie

      More than 8 million people in more than 80 countries have completed Dale Carnegie Training in Effective Speaking and Human Relations. Dale Carnegie Course was founded in 1912. It’s aimed to strengthen interpersonal relations, build greater self-confidence, develop leadership skills, manage stress and handle fast-changing workplace conditions. Dale Breckenridge Carnegie (originally Carnagey until 1922 and […]

      May 24th, 2015

  • Business

    • Development (45)»

      Supporting Canadian small businessesSupport for Canadian small businesses

      April 10, 2015 – Ottawa – Industry Canada – Harper Government continues to promote policies that create jobs and help grow the economy. Industry Minister James Moore today announced that the Government is streamlining radio, spectrum and satellite licensing and equipment certification. These changes will support future innovation and investment by small businesses in the […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Natural Resources Financial Assistance Programs for Ontario ...Natural Resources Financial Assistance Programs for Ontario Businesses

      Toronto Hydro – Business Conservation Programs – Audit Funding This Program offers financial incentives to eligible business owners and tenants towards the cost of an energy audit to help prioritize the best opportunities to reduce energy costs. The audits provide businesses with the data needed to fully understand the financial benefits of installing a variety […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Get an Investment Ready: Certified Site designation for your...Certified Site designation for your industrial property

      If you’re an industrial property owner, you can receive financial and marketing support to promote your property to global decision-makers. About the program Through the Investment Ready: Certified Site program, you can benefit from financial and international marketing support, as well as an “Investment Ready: Certified Site” designation once you complete a set of requirements […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Management (17)»

      Ontario Increasing Workplace Protections for EmployeesWorkplace Protections for Employees

      May 20, 2015 – Ministry of Labour – Ontario Ensuring Workers Understand Rights and Obligations in the Workplace: New changes to Ontario’s Employment Standards Act, 2000 come into effect today that will help workers across the province better understand their rights in the workplace. Starting today, the law will require employers to provide employees with […]

      May 24th, 2015

      New Measures to Protect Consumers and EntrepreneursConsumer Protection

      April 13, 2015 – Ottawa, Ontario – Department of Finance – Small businesses to benefit from improvements to the Code of Conduct for the Credit and Debit Card Industry. Finance Minister Joe Oliver today released an update to the Code of Conduct for the Credit and Debit Card Industry in Canada, delivering on a commitment […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Reducing the Compliance Burden for Canadian BusinessesReducing the Compliance Burden for Canadian Businesses

      What is red tape? For the purposes of the Red Tape Reduction Commission, red tape is defined as the unnecessary and undue compliance burden: the time and resources spent by business to demonstrate compliance with the federal government regulations. Top 10 Ways our Government has Reduced Red Tape for Businesses at the Canada Revenue Agency […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Marketing (15)»

      The Google Mobilegeddon is ComingMobile-Friendly Version for Your Website Toronto

      http://goldeye-media.com/ – Special Discounts on Mobile-Friendly Version for Your Website in April and May What is the Mobilegeddon? It is a Mobile Search Algorithm Update that Google is going to introduce April 21, 2015. The name for the update is not an official name but one given to the update by Webmasters and SEO companies. […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Copyright Modernization Act about Illegal Downloading and Mo...Copyright Modernization Act about Illegal Downloading

      An Act to amend the Copyright Act, also known as Bill C-11 or the Copyright Modernization Act, received Royal Assent on June 29, 2012, and most of its provisions were brought into force on November 7, 2012. All remaining sections were brought into force by January 2, 2015. One of these sections requires Internet Service […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Content Writing Services from SEORepublic.comContent Writing Services from SEORepublic.com

      In our digital age, great content writing is crucial for online success of your company, because quality content often means more money to your business bank account. People do not come to your website to eye great graphics, unless your site offers free game playing. They want information. And they want it fast and just […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Software (6)»

      CASL Requirements for Installing Computer ProgramsCASL Requirements for Installing Computer Programs

      Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) Requirements for Installing Computer Programs – If your business installs software or computer programs on other people’s computer systems, you must comply with new requirements as of January 15, 2015. The following guidelines provide an overview of these requirements, which stem from section 8 of CASL, as well as practical examples. […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Software Protection Service: Desktop and Mobile Code Protect...Morpher-Blue

      Software industry is one with the fastest expansion in developing markets. Most of the software solutions contain certain elements of intellectual property. These intellectual property elements are almost always a key condition to the success in business. If the software is distributed to the clients, inevitably software protection has to be used. Most of intellectual […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Morpher: Software Protection SolutionsMorpher-Logo

      Morpher is a versatile and flexible automatic software transformation toolkit focused on protection of software algorithms (http://morpher.com/). Despite of other software protection solutions on the market which operate only on the final binary Morpher is tightly coupled with the industry-standard C/C++ compiler and thus can exploit much more information about sources to be protected. Note […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Startup (21)»

      Ontario Promoting Entrepreneurship among YouthYouth Jobs Strategy

      May 20, 2015 – Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure – Expanded Program Helps Students Learn Business Skills: Ontario is helping high school students in the Simcoe region, and thousands more from across the province, learn about entrepreneurship and develop important business and work skills. The High School Entrepreneurship Outreach program provides funding to […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Ontario Helps Youth Find Jobs and Start BusinessesOntario Helps Youth Find Jobs and Start Businesses

      May 22, 2015 – Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure – Province helping youth gain workforce experience and business training: Ontario is partnering with industry, educators and not-for-profits to help young people get the skills and experience they need to get a job or start their own businesses. The province is investing more than […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Ontario Investing Up To $25M To Help Successful Start-ups Gr...Help for Ontario young entrepreneurs to start business

      April 27, 2015 – Office of the Premier – Unique Venture Capital Fund Leverages Private Sector Investment, Knowledge and Networks: The government is partnering with private investors and business leaders to create Scale Up Ventures, a new venture capital fund designed to support Ontario’s most promising start-ups through a unique combination of investment and mentorship. […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Success Stories (5)»

      Gary LipovetskyGary Lipovetsky

      Since 2011, I’ve been dreaming of meeting one particular person – an outstanding businessman and self-made multimillionaire whose name has been in the front page in The Globe and Mail, National Post, CBC Television, Financial Post, Toronto Star, The Vancouver Sun and other sources of Canadian mainstream media – Mr. Gary Lipovetsky. For privacy reasons, […]

      May 24th, 2015

      One more business success story: Nunzio Presta – Founder of...Nunzio

      Like any other Entrepreneurship student, Nunzio Presta, Graduate of The Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University, aspired to leave school with a fresh business idea that would jump start a successful career. His first foray, in the apparel industry quickly became a success; however, when he felt that the company had reached its […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Napoleon HillNapoleon_Hill_1937

      Napoleon Hill is considered to have influenced more people into success than any other person in history, primarily through his classic book Think and Grow Rich, which is one of the best-selling books of all times. He was one of the earliest producers of the modern genre of personal-success literature. In his writings, Hill stated […]

      May 24th, 2015

  • Lifestyle

    • Architecture (3)»

      3D Architectural Rendering: Sounds Greek to You?Toronto3d-iron-railing-stairs-3d-architectural-rendering

      The image you see is not a photo! It’s just one fragment of 3D virtual tour of the house that is not built yet! A 3D virtual tour is a life-realistic simulation of a non-existing building or location gives you a wrap-around feeling, as if you were walking through a real house or garden while […]

      May 24th, 2015

      3D Life-Realistic Architectural Visualization: “Walk through”...Toronto3d-residential-modern-house-exterior-3d-rendering

      In plain words, any existing or conceptual object can be visualized in 3D. Whether it is a house, garden, patio, living room, kitchen, sofa, or any other object or idea, at Toronto3D, we can visualize it all! We will collaborate with you to transform any space into an interactive visual environment filled with the elements […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Allen Lambert Galleria – “Crystal Cathedral of C...AllenLambertGal-Main

      The Allen Lambert Galleria, sometimes described as the “crystal cathedral of commerce”, is an atrium designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava which connects Bay Street with Sam Pollock Square.

      May 24th, 2015

    • Arts & Culture (10)»

      Ontario Commemorating 400 Years of French PresenceOntario celebrates 400 years of French presence

      April 21, 2015 – Office of Francophone Affairs – Local Projects Will Help Boost Tourism, Create Jobs: Ontario is celebrating four centuries of cultural, social and economic contributions by the province’s Franco-Ontarian community by supporting 62 local tourist and cultural events throughout the summer and fall. Through the Ontario 400th Celebrations Program, the province is […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Celebrate OntarioOntario festivals

      The application deadline for the Celebrate Ontario 2015 program has passed. Details on the Celebrate Ontario 2016 program will be posted at a later date. The Celebrate Ontario 2015 Blockbuster program is open. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, and must be submitted a minimum of four months prior to an event for Event […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Ontario Investing $19 Million to Support Local Festivals and...Ontario festivals

      April 9, 2015 – Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport Ontario is supporting a record number of festivals and events across the province that will draw tourists, create jobs and grow local economies. Through the Celebrate Ontario 2015 program, the province is helping 270 festivals and events, the highest number in the history of the […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Auto (22)»

      Moving Forward on Highway 407 EastOntario roads

      April 7, 2015 – Ministry of Transportation – Ontario is moving forward on the final phase of construction for Highway 407 East, which will help relieve congestion, create jobs, support the economy, and make area roads safer by providing emergency detour routes for travellers in Durham Region. Blackbird Infrastructure has signed a fixed-priced contract to […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Fast, Cheap, Quality Auto Service. Is this possible and wher...Auto service Hamilton

      “Fast, cheap and good quality – of these three things you should always choose two. If the service is fast and cheap, it will never be good. If it’s cheap and good, it will never get done quickly; and if it’s good and fast, will never come cheap. But remember; out of three you still […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Distracted Driving Deaths Positioned to Surpass Impaired Dri...Distracted Driving

      ORILLIA, ON, March 10, 2015- OPP Set to Launch its Distracted Driving Campaign (March 14-20, 2015): As the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) gets ready to conduct public education and targeted enforcement for its annual Distracted Driving Campaign, it has already reported 12 distracted driving-related deaths so far this year. The OPP’s 2015 collision data is […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Computers (11)»

      The Google Mobilegeddon is ComingMobile-Friendly Version for Your Website Toronto

      http://goldeye-media.com/ – Special Discounts on Mobile-Friendly Version for Your Website in April and May What is the Mobilegeddon? It is a Mobile Search Algorithm Update that Google is going to introduce April 21, 2015. The name for the update is not an official name but one given to the update by Webmasters and SEO companies. […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Protecting your home computer network: Tips from the profess...Protecting your home computer network

      Scott Jones is the Director General of Cyber Defence at the Communications Security Establishment (CSE). CSE provides advice, guidance and services to help protect government networks and electronic information. The Cyber Defence branch at CSE works to stop malicious cyber threats on government systems and helps departments understand the cyber threat environment. If you saw […]

      May 24th, 2015

      CASL Requirements for Installing Computer ProgramsCASL Requirements for Installing Computer Programs

      Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) Requirements for Installing Computer Programs – If your business installs software or computer programs on other people’s computer systems, you must comply with new requirements as of January 15, 2015. The following guidelines provide an overview of these requirements, which stem from section 8 of CASL, as well as practical examples. […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Education (29)»

      Ontario Expanding Access to Postsecondary Educationpostsecondary education Ontario

      May 20, 2015 – Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities – Province supports new York University – Markham Centre Campus in Partnership with Seneca College: Ontario is helping more students pursue a postsecondary education, developing the talent and skills of our people and growing the province’s economy by supporting a new York University – Markham […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Expanded access to Canada Student Grants ProgramCanada Student Grants

      Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced the Government’s intention to expand eligibility for Canada Student Grants for students from low- and middle-income families enrolled in short-duration educational programs. He was joined by James Moore, Minister of Industry, and Andrew Saxton, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance and Member of Parliament for North Vancouver. The […]

      May 24th, 2015

      More Ontario Students Graduating High School than Ever Befor...Education in Ontario

      April 1, 2015 – Office of the Premier – Ontario Publishing Board-by-Board Rates to Help More Students Succeed: Ontario’s provincial high school graduation rate has increased again, with more students gaining the skills and knowledge they need to thrive and prosper. The rate of students graduating within five years of starting high school was 84 […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Event (18)»

      Choosing a Great Location in Toronto for Your Wedding Photos...Toronto wedding photographer

      Toronto Wedding Photographer – www.isaacimage.com – 416-500-2682 Choosing а photo location is as important as choosing a wedding dress. It is a personal choice that will affect how the wedding day is remembered for years to come. The location will set the tone for your wedding day. It will bind the entire day together to […]

      May 24th, 2015

      How to Entertain Kids at a Birthday Party for a 5-Year-OldParty for kids in Toronto - www.chameleacenter.com

      Five year olds are precocious, curious, playful and energetic. As such, planning a party for a child this age is simple. Party for kids in Toronto – www.chameleacenter.com All you have to do is choose a venue that allows them to get out their energy and explore their creative sides all while safely investigating their […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Tips on Choosing Flowers for Your Bridal Bouquetwedding flowers Toronto - www.flowerstimeshop.ca

      Your wedding day is a special one: you want it all to go perfectly, right down to the flowers. Here at Flowers Time, we can certainly help with that. Wedding flowers – www.flowerstimeshop.ca   180 Steeles Ave W #14 Thornhill, ON L4J 2L1 (905) 771-1088 Perhaps you need some assistance with choosing the right type, […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Fashion (3)»

      Charles Frederick Worth – the Father of Haute Coutureiworthc001p1

      Although tailors and dressmakers were no doubt responsible for many innovations before, and the textile industry certainly led many trends, the history of fashion design is normally taken to date from 1858, when the English-born Charles Frederick Worth (1826-1895) opened the first true haute couture house in Paris. He is widely considered the Father of […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Reena Green’s FashionsReenaGreen-PortHat

      It was surprisingly wonderful to see pearl drops sitting atop lilies of the valley, the blue turquoise of forget-me-nots, or the red of coral luxurious roses; you feel the warmth and the brightness of summer in your heart. Like Gerda, you were, all of a sudden, in the old woman’s beautiful garden of eternal summer, […]

      May 24th, 2015

      The Birkin BagBirkin_bag

      The Birkin bag is a handbag by Hermès, handmade in leather and named after actress and singer Jane Birkin. Hermès International S.A., or simply Hermès is a French high fashion house established in 1837, today specializing in leather, lifestyle accessories, perfumery, luxury goods, and ready-to-wear. Its logo, since the 1950s, is of a Duc carriage […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Food & Drinks (18)»

      Could maple syrup help cut use of antibiotics?Maple Syrup extract found to make antibiotics more effective against bacteria

      Press release: 16 Apr 2015 – Syrup extract found to make antibiotics more effective against bacteria. A concentrated extract of maple syrup makes disease-causing bacteria more susceptible to antibiotics, according to laboratory experiments by researchers at McGill University. The findings, which will be published in the journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology, suggest that combining maple […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Ontario Expanding Beer Sales to Grocery StoresOntario Expanding Beer Sales to Grocery Stores

      April 16, 2015 – Office of the Premier – Ontario is moving ahead with its plan to unlock the value of certain public assets to help support unprecedented investments in transit, transportation and other priority infrastructure projects through the Moving Ontario Forward plan. This represents the largest infrastructure investment in Ontario’s history. In the biggest […]

      May 24th, 2015

      An avocado a day may help keep bad cholesterol at bayAvocado is good for your heart

      American Heart Association Rapid Access Journal Report, Dallas, January 07, 2015 – Eating one avocado a day as part of a heart healthy, cholesterol-lowering moderate-fat diet can help improve bad cholesterol levels in overweight and obese individuals, according to new research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association. Study Highlights: Individuals on a […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Health & Beauty (61)»

      Could maple syrup help cut use of antibiotics?Maple Syrup extract found to make antibiotics more effective against bacteria

      Press release: 16 Apr 2015 – Syrup extract found to make antibiotics more effective against bacteria. A concentrated extract of maple syrup makes disease-causing bacteria more susceptible to antibiotics, according to laboratory experiments by researchers at McGill University. The findings, which will be published in the journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology, suggest that combining maple […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Infra-Red Sauna and artificial fever positive effectsinfrared sauna Toronto

      Fever and temperature are widely considered to be a bad sign during a viral disease. However, most people don’t know that high temperature is a sign of our body fighting the virus. Even a Nobel Prize holder Doctor Andre Lwoff, an acknowledged French virologist thinks that these high temperatures actually help battle the virus and […]

      May 24th, 2015

      1.1 billion people at risk of hearing losspeople at risk of hearing loss

      Press release: WHO highlights serious threat posed by exposure to recreational noise.: 27 February 2015, Geneva – Some 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of hearing loss due to the unsafe use of personal audio devices, including smartphones, and exposure to damaging levels of sound at noisy entertainment venues such as nightclubs, […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Home & Garden (27)»

      Province Offers Home Renovation TipsHome Renovation Tips

      May 18, 2015 – Ministry of Government and Consumer Services – Helping Ontarians Make Informed Choices When Hiring a Contractor: Victoria Day weekend marks the start of summer and the start of home renovation season. Make sure you protect your hard-earned money by asking the right questions before you renovate or repair your home. Follow […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Preparing your Land for Construction in TorontoDemolition and excavation contractor in Toronto and GTA - www.zettaconstruction.com

      Demolition and excavation contractor in Toronto and GTA – www.zettaconstruction.com – 416.546.5761 When you are preparing land for construction – you are truly laying the foundation for your entire home building project. Site preparation mainly consists of removing trees from the building site, performing any necessary rough grading, and staking the house location in advance. […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Dangers of Asbestos and Importance of its RemovalAsbestos Removal in Toronto and area – www.anacontracting.com

      Asbestos Removal in Toronto and area – http://anacontracting.com/ What is Asbestos? Asbestos is the name used for a category of mineral fiber materials. It was widely used in construction due to its strength, durability and exceptional fire resistance. It was added to a wide variety of products, like roofing, insulation, ceiling tiles and more. This […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Real Estate (27)»

      Province Offers Home Renovation TipsHome Renovation Tips

      May 18, 2015 – Ministry of Government and Consumer Services – Helping Ontarians Make Informed Choices When Hiring a Contractor: Victoria Day weekend marks the start of summer and the start of home renovation season. Make sure you protect your hard-earned money by asking the right questions before you renovate or repair your home. Follow […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Preparing your Land for Construction in TorontoDemolition and excavation contractor in Toronto and GTA - www.zettaconstruction.com

      Demolition and excavation contractor in Toronto and GTA – www.zettaconstruction.com – 416.546.5761 When you are preparing land for construction – you are truly laying the foundation for your entire home building project. Site preparation mainly consists of removing trees from the building site, performing any necessary rough grading, and staking the house location in advance. […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Ideas for Pot Lights Use in Your Living RoomLiving room pot lights - Toronto residential electrical services: www.mrpotlight.com

      The living room is probably the most frequently used area of any house or condo apartment. That’s why designing and implementing a lighting scheme is not always easy. This is especially acute in homes where there are children and the living room often doubles as a dining area and playground. When you relax after work […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Technology (21)»

      The Google Mobilegeddon is ComingMobile-Friendly Version for Your Website Toronto

      http://goldeye-media.com/ – Special Discounts on Mobile-Friendly Version for Your Website in April and May What is the Mobilegeddon? It is a Mobile Search Algorithm Update that Google is going to introduce April 21, 2015. The name for the update is not an official name but one given to the update by Webmasters and SEO companies. […]

      May 24th, 2015

      CRTC initiates review of basic telecommunications services f...Internet service for Canadians

      April 9, 2015 – Ottawa-Gatineau – Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC): The CRTC today launched a major proceeding to ensure that Canadians have access to world-class telecommunications services that enable them to participate actively in the digital economy. Canadians can participate in all stages of the consultation, including the public hearing. The first phase […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Payphones in the Canadian communication systemrole of payphones in Canada

      February 26, 2015 – Ottawa–Gatineau – Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) – The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today released the results of its fact-finding process on the role of payphones in the Canadian communications system. The report, Results of the fact-finding process on the role of payphones in the Canadian communications system, […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Travel (23)»

      Ontario Parks 2015 SeasonOntario parks

      May 14, 2015 – Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry: Making Reservations at Ontario Parks Ontario’s provincial parks are popular camping spots. We recommend you reserve your campsite ahead of time. Overnight stays can be reserved up to five months in advance of your arrival date. In addition to camping, many parks also offer roofed […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Provincial Parks Open for 2015 SeasonOntario parks

      May 14, 2015 – Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Ontario Encourages Families to Enjoy Great Outdoors: Most provincial parks in southern Ontario will open for the season May 8, with the majority of northern Ontario parks opening May 15. Starting this month, visitors can enjoy a range of fun family activities in Ontario`s […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Union Pearson Express to Launch June 6Union Pearson Express (UP Express)

      April 22, 2015 – Office of the Premier – New Service Will Strengthen the Economy, Ease Congestion, Foster Tourism and Create Jobs: Union Pearson Express (UP Express) will go into service June 6, giving people a fast, reliable option for travelling between Toronto Pearson International Airport and the city’s downtown core. Premier Kathleen Wynne made […]

      May 24th, 2015

  • Discovering Ontario

    • Accommodation (3)»

      Accommodation in Kingston1-kingston

      Kingston is located on the north shore of Lake Ontario and the St Lawrence, almost exactly halfway between Montréal and Toronto. As the first (very short lived) capital of Canada, Kingston was originally settled in 1673 as Fort Frontenac. Today, Kingston is one of the most historic cities in Canada with numerous churches, old buildings, […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Accommodation in Niagara Falls1-Horseshoe_Falls

      For hundreds of years the grandeur of the Falls of the Niagara River have attracted millions and millions to this destination. Niagara Falls is the self-proclaimed “Honeymoon Capital of the World.” Numerous hotels offer a room with a view of the Falls; check with the hotel when booking and specify that you want a full […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Accommodation in Niagara-on-the-Lake, the prettiest town in ...1-NOTL_prince_of_wales

      Niagara-on-the-Lake, located where the Niagara River enters Lake Ontario, is one of the best-preserved 19th-century villages in North America. Named the Prettiest Town in Canada in 1996, the town is the jewel of the Province of Ontario. National Historic District Niagara-on-the-Lake played a significant role in the establishment of many of the national and provincial […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Attractions (6)»

      Taste Ontario’s Sweetest SeasonOntario Maple Syrup Festival

      April 6, 2015 – Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs – Celebrate Spring with Local Maple Syrup: After a long winter, Ontario’s maple trees produce the sap used to make delicious maple products that you can enjoy such as syrup, maple butter, taffy, candy, sauces and maple sap drinks. Syrup production begins in southwestern […]

      May 24th, 2015

      “The Best Kept Secret in The City”One Day Ontario Tours – Toronto Series - www.felixtours.com

      By Raisa Shuster One evening more then 15 years ago, my husband told me that, while driving from work, he heard on the radio that CBC TV special will be about Toronto theatre company ‘Famous People Players’. This was 25th anniversary of the company. So, we marked the date of the program on our calendar. […]

      May 24th, 2015

      The Essence of Transformed Art Gallery of OntarioArt Gallery of Ontario - One Day Ontario Tours - www.felixtours.com

      By Felix Shuster In the words of Mr. A. Charles Baillie, President of Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) Board: “the new AGO is an extraordinary home for extraordinary art”. One Day Ontario Tours – Toronto Series – www.felixtours.com   Felix Tours – Happy Voyages 416-953-0280 info@felixtours.com This bold statement reflects very strong belief among AGO […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Cities & Towns (6)»

      The Old Mill Inn & Kingsway ParkOne Day Ontario Tours – Beautiful Ontario - www.felixtours.com

      By Felix Shuster About halfway from Pearson Airport and downtown Toronto along Valley of Humber River just north of subway station ‘Old Mill’ on Bloor Line lies one of the most unique Toronto neighbourhoods –Kingsway Park. One Day Ontario Tours – Toronto Series – www.felixtours.com   Felix Tours – Happy Voyages 416-953-0280 info@felixtours.com It was […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Excursion to Creemore & Collingwood (Part 1)One Day Ontario Tours – www.felixtours.com - Creemore & Collingwood

      By Felix Shuster On a bright sunny, but slightly windy autumn day, our group embarked on a journey to explore beautiful Purple Hills near Creemore village, Blue Mountains and Collingwood. One Day Ontario Tours – Beautiful Ontario – www.felixtours.com   Felix Tours – Happy Voyages 416-953-0280 info@felixtours.com Creemore, praised by the Harrowsmith magazine as one […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Excursion to Creemore & Collingwood (Part 2)One Day Ontario Tours - www.felixtours.com

      By Felix Shuster (Continuation, see Part 1 for the beginning) After visiting Creemore, which name means ‘Big heart’ in Athabaskan language, we had to leave for our next stop – Collingwood. One Day Ontario Tours – Beautiful Ontario – www.felixtours.com   Felix Tours – Happy Voyages 416-953-0280 info@felixtours.com On this 20-minute ride, we observed terrific […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Museums (5)»

      The Essence of Transformed Art Gallery of OntarioArt Gallery of Ontario - One Day Ontario Tours - www.felixtours.com

      By Felix Shuster In the words of Mr. A. Charles Baillie, President of Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) Board: “the new AGO is an extraordinary home for extraordinary art”. One Day Ontario Tours – Toronto Series – www.felixtours.com   Felix Tours – Happy Voyages 416-953-0280 info@felixtours.com This bold statement reflects very strong belief among AGO […]

      May 24th, 2015

      ROM Opens Gates of China’s Forbidden City with New Centenn...ROM_Crystal

      ROM Opens Gates of China’s Forbidden City with New Centennial Exhibition. The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China’s Emperors opens March 8 for the first time, Canadians will see 250 treasures that were part of imperial life. Exhibition includes incredibly rare artifacts seen outside China for first time. Toronto, Ontario, February 12, 2014 – […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Spadina House (By Natalia Grytsan)1-Spadina_House

      Have you ever felt Heritage? No, no, it is not a mistake. Sure, you have read about historical past, watched movies, visited museums and other memorable places. But what about that sensations and emotions when you can touch, smell, see, and feel History? Contentment, peace and tranquility come over you while you are there. It […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Parks (9)»

      Ontario Parks 2015 SeasonOntario parks

      May 14, 2015 – Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry: Making Reservations at Ontario Parks Ontario’s provincial parks are popular camping spots. We recommend you reserve your campsite ahead of time. Overnight stays can be reserved up to five months in advance of your arrival date. In addition to camping, many parks also offer roofed […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Take a trip this fall and see Ontario’s fall coloursFall in Ontario

      September 19, 2014, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Ontario Government Encourages Families to Enjoy the Great Outdoors: Ontario provincial parks offer great opportunities for families and friends to see beautiful fall colours. The Ontario Parks Fall Colour Report shows you when colours are at their peak in provincial parks across Ontario. Colours peak […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Province Provides More Opportunities to Enjoy Ontario’s Ou...Clear Creek Forest, Ontario Provincial Park

      September 3, 2014, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Ontario, in partnership with the Nature Conservancy of Canada, is opening five new provincial parks and expanding three others. These natural environment and nature reserve parks will help protect over 10,000 hectares of Ontario’s rare ecosystems and other important parts of the province’s natural heritage, […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Resorts & Cottages (3)»

      Blue Mountain Ski Resort1-Blue_Mountain_Resort

      Blue Mountain is an alpine ski resort in Ontario, just northwest of Collingwood. It is situated on a section of the Niagara Escarpment about 1km (0.6mi.) from Nottawasaga Bay, and is a major destination for skiers from southern Ontario. On average, Blue Mountain sells more than 750,000 lift tickets per year, making it the third-busiest […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Deerhurst Resort1-Deerhurst_Resort

      The Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville, Ontario is two hours north of Toronto in Ontario’s Muskoka region, bordering the Algonquin Provincial Park. The resort dates from 1896 when it was first opened by English entrepreneur Charles Waterhouse. The lakeside hotel was the central venue of the 36th G8 summit in 2010. Deerhurst offers accommodations for 1,000 […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Windermere House1-Windermere_House

      The Windermere House is a historic hotel and resort located in Windermere, Ontario in the Muskoka region. It is known as The Lady of the Lakes. It was built in 1870 in Victorian style, originally as a boarding house, and overlooks Lake Rosseau. The then-127-year-old Windermere House burned to the ground during the filming of […]

      May 24th, 2015

    • Weekend Trips (8)»

      OUTING, THAT Almost DID NOT HAPPEN…One Day Ontario Tours – Beautiful – Ontario - www.felixtours.com

      By Felix Shuster True to our belief, that ‘exciting places can be often (surprisingly) found in our own environment, not in exotic destinations’, we had explored attractions of Elgin & Oxford Counties to the South-West of Toronto. This was intended for week-end Getaway for 2 or 3 days. City of Woodstock and towns of Ingersoll, […]

      May 24th, 2015

      The 1887 Segwun Still Goes Chugging Across Muskoka’s L...Segwun-3

      Photo: The steamship Segwun, built in 1887, heads for the open sea – well, okay, for Lake Muskoka as it approaches the narrows at Gravenhurst Bay. (By Patrick Brennan) By Patrick Brennan It was good roads that brought R.M.S. Segwun back to life 25 years ago this summer. And that’s appropriate; as it was good […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Travelling by car in Ontario: The Thorold TunnelThorold_Tunnel

      The Thorold Tunnel, located in in the city of Thorold, in the Niagara Region of Ontario, is an underwater tunnel, carrying Highway 58 underneath the Welland Canal. Built between 1965 and 1967, the tunnel is 840 metres in length. It consists of two separate tubes, each two lanes wide. The westbound side has a sidewalk […]

      May 24th, 2015

  • Ontarians

    • Gary LipovetskyGary Lipovetsky

      Since 2011, I’ve been dreaming of meeting one particular person – an outstanding businessman and self-made multimillionaire whose name has been in the front page in The Globe and Mail, National Post, CBC Television, Financial Post, Toronto Star, The Vancouver Sun and other sources of Canadian mainstream media – Mr. Gary Lipovetsky. For privacy reasons, […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Stephen Joseph Harper1-Stephen_Harper

      Stephen Joseph Harper PC MP (born April 30, 1959) is the twenty-second and current Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Conservative Party. Harper became prime minister when his party formed a minority government after the 2006 federal election. He is the first prime minister from the newly reconstituted Conservative Party, following a merger […]

      May 24th, 2015

      Harold Scott Macdonald1-Coxeter

      Harold Scott MacDonald “Donald” Coxeter, CC (February 9, 1907 – March 31, 2003) was a British-born Canadian geometer. Coxeter is regarded as one of the great geometers of the 20th century. He was born in London but spent most of his life in Canada. Major contribution to geometry was in dimensional analogy — the process […]

      May 24th, 2015

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