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  1. Canadians blessed to live in best country, says Harper in Canada Day messageRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | 680News

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper takes part in a question and answer session with members of the Mississauga and Brampton boards of trade in Brampton on Oct. 2, 2014. HANDOUT/PMO/ Jason Ransom Prime Minister Stephen Harper says Canadians are "blessed to live in the best country in the world," and in his annual statement marking Canada Day, he says that good fortune is not an accident.

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  2. Canada's Greg Roe jumps into next round of 'America's Got Talent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    ... a one-time payment of less than half. Born Vladimir Demidov in Moscow, Roe was adopted at age five by a family from Brampton, Ont.. At an early age, he developed a passion for gymnastics and honed his skills at Gymnastics Mississauga and Bramalea ...

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  3. Andy shines at national campRead the original story

    Tuesday | Fort Francis Times

    One thing leads to another-and so does one opportunity. Karma Andy, who plays for the Manitou Blaze in the Rainy River District Women's Fastball League, was part of a Team Canada U18 national identification camp in Brampton from June 12-14.

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  4. Manhunt underway for suspect following fatal daylight stabbing in BramptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBC News

    Jermaine Wood, 30, of Brampton, is being sought after a male victim died from stab wounds near a low-rise apartment complex. Peel police were called to1219 Leslie Street near McLaughlin Road at around 12:30 p.m. for reports of a disturbance.

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  5. Suspect arrested following fatal daylight stabbing in BramptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBC News

    Peel police arrested Jermaine Wood, 29, of Brampton, hours after naming him as a suspect in the stabbing death of a man near a low-rise apartment complex. Police had described Wood as armed and dangerous.

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  6. Canadian hockey star Tyler Seguin strips down for ESPN mag's Body IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | GlobalNews

    The 23-year-old from Brampton, Ont. is the only Canadian featured in this year's collection of artistic nude photos of athletes.

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  7. Contention grows around LRT route in BramptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Toronto Star

    With the future of mass transit in Brampton about to be decided, one burning issue has divided council, residents and businesses: What route should a provincially-funded regional LRT take? The question is particularly pertinent in Brampton, where the planned route takes the LRT north along Main St., including a 2-kilometre section lined with heritage homes that date back as far as the 1850s, before looping back down from the city's central GO Train station. The schism has put Mayor Linda Jeffrey, a former Liberal cabinet minister and MPP, at the centre of the debate, as she tries to lobby council and the public to get behind the route and plan backed by the Liberal government.

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  8. Service TechnicianRead the original story

    Tuesday | Employment News

    Job Description: Company Description: For over 37 years, Flame-Tamer Fire & Safety Ltd. has been providing industries with exceptional sales and service in the field of fire, safety and environmental products. Job Description: Title: Sales & Service Technician Reports to: Service Manager Based at: Flame-Tamer Fire & Safety Ltd., Brampton, ON Job Purpose: Travel to customer sites to perform inspections Key responsibilities; Installation & inspection of kitchen fire suppression systems Inspection of fire extinguishers Inspection and installation of emergency lighting Inspection of fire alarm systems.

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  9. Number of Registered Nurses in the province continues to decline dramatically says reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | InsideHalton.com

    ... nursing program and there has been a lot of interest in the two-year diploma offered at the Davis Campus in Brampton. This year, 220 students are enrolled in the program, many with international degrees "I don't think nursing is going to go away," ...

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  10. Renin Names Shawn Pearson New President & CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Market Wire

    Renin, headquartered in Brampton, Ontario, manufactures, distributes and markets home building and improvement products primarily throughout North America. "We are pleased to welcome Shawn Pearson to our organization," commented Phil Bakes, Co-Managing Partner of BBX Capital Partners, the operating company investment arm of BBX Capital, and Chairman of Renin Holdings, LLC. "We believe Shawn's previous experience in managing retail and wholesale distribution channels in the USA, Canada and other countries, leading high performance management teams, and his record of achieving sales growth, margin expansion and product development will accelerate the growth of Renin."

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  11. Ontario economy struggles as manufacturing and exports slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Jim Tadeson, left, and partner Dean Cutting at the construction site of a new-generation industrial building in Brampton, Ont., a suburb northwest of Toronto. Productivity grew just 0.5 per cent a year between 2000 and 2012, the second lowest in the ...

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  12. National cord-blood bank set up to provide stem cellsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Fort Francis Times

    Canadian Blood Services officially launched a national public cord-blood bank yesterday, with the goal of collecting and preserving samples that reflect the country's broad ethnic diversity. The bank, which will draw donated newborn cord-blood samples from five hospitals in Vancouver, Edmonton, Ottawa, and Brampton, Ont., was set up to provide a source of stem cells for Canadians across the country.

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  13. National cord-blood bank will provide stem cells to treat host of diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Canada.com

    Canadian Blood Services officially launched a national public cord-blood bank Thursday, with the goal of collecting and preserving samples that reflect the country's broad ethnic diversity. The bank, which will draw donated newborn cord-blood samples from five hospitals in Vancouver, Edmonton, Ottawa and Brampton, Ont., was set up to provide a source of stem cells for Canadians across the country.

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  14. Lawyer sues police after charges droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... statements about it have done lasting damage to her professional reputation. Peel police arrested Liscio in a Brampton, Ont., courthouse in February, alleging she had smuggled drugs into the courthouse and charging her with possession, trafficking, ...

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  15. Toronto lawyer suing Peel Police for $1.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... statements about it have done lasting damage to her professional reputation. Peel police arrested Liscio in a Brampton, Ont., courthouse in February, alleging she had smuggled drugs into the courthouse and charging her with possession, trafficking, ...

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  16. Gillis invited to Canadian campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Championship in Surrey. It runs July 6 to 12. The team will also regroup for a training camp July 30 to Aug. 5 in Brampton, Ont. prior to travelling to Oklahoma City, OK where they will compete at the junior women's world championships Aug. 9 to 15. ...

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  17. Presumed drowning victim may be fugitive in London cellphone slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Vancouver Sun

    ... community, is the subject of a Canada-wide warrant in the June 14 slaying of Cook. The teenager, formerly of Brampton, Ont., had traced his missing phone to an address in the London area and became involved in a confrontation with three men in a ...

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  18. Edmonton takes key role in national cord-blood bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Edmonton Journal

    ... will draw donated newborn cord-blood samples from five hospitals around the country. Sites in Vancouver, Ottawa and Brampton, Ont., were chosen, along with the Lois Hole facility at the Royal Alex Hospital in Edmonton. Alberta Health Services ...

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  19. Criminal lawyer cleared of drug charges now suing policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | CBC News

    Laura Liscio, a criminal lawyer who was cleared of all allegations that she was smuggling drugs to her clients on Thursday, is suing the Peel Regional Police in southern Ontario for libel and slander. The 32-year-old lawyer, who was arrested in early February in a Brampton, Ont., courthouse, filed the lawsuit on May 11 against Peel Regional Police Chief Jennifer Evans and the Peel Regional Police Services Board.

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    Thursday Jun 25 | Weyburn Review

    ... The bank, which will draw donated newborn cord-blood samples from five hospitals in Vancouver, Edmonton, Ottawa and Brampton, Ont., was set up to provide a source of stem cells for Canadians across the country. Two facilities - one in Edmonton and ...

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