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Canadian Health Professionals Travel to Guatemala on Child Health Knowledge Exchange

Posted on 15 February 2019

Cobourg, ON [Feb 14, 2019] - Horizons of Friendship, a non-profit international development organization with charitable status, will lead a third team of Canadian healthcare providers, experts and advocates from across the country to Guatemala,  where they will exchange knowledge and experiences on the challenging maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH) issues Indigenous Maya K’iche’ p ...

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Timbercreek Communities in Ottawa unveils new social framework for Heron Gate

Posted on 13 February 2019

February 12, 2019 (OTTAWA, ON) – Timbercreek Communities unveiled a new five-part social framework to guide the future of Heron Gate at a public open house on Monday, February 11th. Timbercreek will work with Councillor Jean Cloutier and the City of Ottawa to ensure this framework serves as a roadmap towards a healthy and diverse community. Timbercreek Communities’ social framework in ...

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Restaurants Canada calls on Alberta’s next government to improve realities for restaurants

Posted on 13 February 2019

With a provincial election soon to be called, Canada’s national restaurant association has launched a campaign offering policy solutions for Alberta’s next government. (Edmonton: GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restaurants Canada, which represents more than 30,000 food service and hospitality businesses across Canada, has now unveiled a campaign to raise awareness about the troubling realities ...

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Warning that Leaked Health Care Omnibus Bill Would Create Health Care Chaos

Posted on 13 February 2019

Longstanding Leaders of Organizations Representing Patients, Care Workers, Doctors
Toronto – Academic leaders, democracy advocates, patient advocates, front-line care workers and doctors are all speaking with one voice when it comes to the leaked health care omnibus bill that has secretly been planned by the Ford government for months: if passed, it would cause health care chaos t ...

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Posted on 04 September 2018

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First Bisexual U.S. Senate Nominee Kyrsten Sinema to Face Anti-LGBTQ Martha McSally

Posted on 29 August 2018

Arizona is one of the most closely watched Senate races in the U.S.

Washington, DC – Tonight Democratic primary voters in Arizona made U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema the first openly bisexual person to be nominated for U.S. Senate by a major American political party. The historic achievement was especially notable given Republican primary voters chose anti-LGBTQ candidate Martha McSally ...

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Ottawa: Celebrate Kombucha at First Annual International BOOCHFEST

Posted on 11 July 2018

Ottawa, ON. – July 9, 2018 – BOOCHFEST is a can’t-miss International Festival that will take place in Lansdowne Park, Ottawa. The event will be held on Sunday July 22nd, from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. The Festival will draw a wide variety of both renowned international brewers and smaller micro-producers from Canada, the USA, and regions as far as Iceland. Featured at the event will be top player ...

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Mariposa Folk Festival to Honour Songwriter Bonnie Dobson

Posted on 05 June 2018

ORILLIA – Organizers of the storied Mariposa Folk Festival are proud to announce that the seminal composer and lyricist, Bonnie Dobson, will be inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame for her composition, Morning Dew, on Saturday, July 7th, 2018, on the Mariposa Main Stage.

Dobson performed the anti-nuke protest ballad, accompanying herself on acoustic guitar, at the first Mar ...

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Migrant Agricultural Workers Shut Out from Secretive Government Consultations

Posted on 05 June 2018

Consultations are being facilitated by well-known agricultural employer lobbyist Hill & Knowlton Canada OTTAWA - Migrant agricultural worker organizations across Canada are outraged at closed door consultations on changes to the agricultural stream of the temporary foreign worker program which have shut out workers, and which refuse to focus on worker concerns. The federal governmen ...

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Namaste Signs to Acquire Up to 25% Equity in Same-Day Cannabis Delivery Service

Posted on 25 April 2018

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Namaste Technologies Inc. (“Namaste” or the “Company”) (CSE:N) (FRA:M5BQ) (OTCMKTS:NXTTF) is pleased to announce that it has signed a non-binding letter of intent (“LOI”) with Pineapple Express Delivery Inc. (“Pineapple Express”), whereby Namaste will invest $1,000,000 to acquire 15% of the share capital of Pinea ...