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  1. 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' follows Golden Globe win with Oscar nomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Neepawa Press

    ... that we made bold choices but we made the right ones along the way. So going forward it gives us confidence." The Brockville, Ont., native, who grew up in Aylmer, Que., said he woke up early to watch the Oscar nominations. He was in his bedroom with ...

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  2. 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' follows Golden Globe win with Oscar nomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Brandon Sun

    ... that we made bold choices but we made the right ones along the way. So going forward it gives us confidence." The Brockville, Ont., native, who grew up in Aylmer, Que., said he woke up early to watch the Oscar nominations. He was in his bedroom with ...

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  3. Ruth (Hauraney) SalibaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Bangor Daily News

    ... 3, 1928 in Smith Falls, Ontario, Canada, to Habeb and Wardi (Aboud) Hauraney. Ruth graduated as an R.N. from Brockville General Hospital in Brockville, Ontario. After graduation she went to work in Lakeland, FL where she met and married her husband, ...

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  4. As Maple Leaf approaches 50, some in Canada wonder: Wherea s the party?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | 680News

    ... dishonour his country's war dead. Bob Harper is the founder of the 50 Years of Our Flag Committee, based in Brockville, Ont., which bills itself the birthplace of the Canadian flag. Harper said his organization met with Heritage Minister Shelly ...

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  5. Maple Leaf turning 50, but where's the party?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Chilliwack Times

    ... dishonour his country's war dead. Bob Harper is the founder of the 50 Years of Our Flag Committee, based in Brockville, Ont., which bills itself the birthplace of the Canadian flag. Harper said his organization met with Heritage Minister Shelly ...

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  6. Elizabeth N. HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... and her husband, Keith, Morristown; 16 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and her beloved dog Rufus. Born in Brockville, Ontario, Canada on November 29, 1930, she was the daughter of William and Greta McNamarra Rusland. She graduated from high ...

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  7. Ottawa gas prices now among the lowest in Eastern CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Canada.com

    ... as low as 61 cents a litre. In Ontario, average prices are lower in a handful of smaller centres, including Brockville and Sarnia, but among major centres in the province, only Kitchener-Waterloo boasts prices as low as those in Ottawa. Across ...

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  8. Elizabeth N. HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... and her husband, Keith, Morristown; 16 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and her beloved dog Rufus. Born in Brockville, Ontario, Canada on November 29, 1930, she was the daughter of William and Greta McNamarra Rusland. She graduated from high ...

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  9. Nurse safety at Toronto mental health centre under scrunity after 2 assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | CBC News

    ... Labour Relations Board ordered the health group to ensure round-the-clock security staffing at its facility in Brockville so nurses would have adequate protection when caring for or escorting violent patients. Last month, an emergency room patient ...

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  10. 'Absolutely terrible' road conditions hit snowy eastern OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | CBC News

    ... delays in the eastbound lanes. (Kim Drummond/CBC) Vilela said blowing snow in the area around Napanee and Brockville was causing major problems on the roads, with more than 15 centimetres on the ground in some places. One pileup forced the Ontario ...

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  11. BWW Preview: The Globe Theatre on Film Series Comes to Canada; 6 Performances to be BroadcastRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... an outdoor amphitheatre on the banks of the majestic river, neighboring the Thousand Islands, just 15 km east of Brockville and 100 km east of Kingston, a 3.5 hour drive east from Toronto. Why magical? I remember, as our Danish prince recites the ...

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  12. As a prison warden, I learned that solitary is no solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    ... Investigator, are correct that only two beds to treat dificult prisoners with mental-health issues in Brockville, Ontario and 20 beds at the Regional Treatment Center in Saskatoon are not sufficient. 2) Placing female inmates with disturbing ...

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  13. School buses cancelled in Ottawa WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | CBC News

    ... schools in Ottawa. Buses to JL Couroux (Carleton Place), Ste-Marguerite-Bourgeoys (Merrickville), Ange-Gabriel (Brockville) and St. Teresa of Avila (Marionville) also cancelled. There are no cancellations for Jeanne-Lajoie and L'Equinoxe in ...

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  14. Fantino pledges - very best care' for veteransRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Cape Breton Post

    ... investment is enhancing services from coast to coast - in the communities of Halifax, Pembroke, Ont., Brockville, Ont., Chicoutimi, Que., Kelowna, B.C., St. John's, N.L., Victoria and Montreal. We are acting on the advice of veterans by ensuring ...

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  15. Feds' Ashley Smith response termed 'Orwellian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Chilliwack Times

    ... in a statement. Also Thursday, the government announced it had signed a five-year deal with a mental hospital in Brockville, Ont., to provide access to two inpatient beds for high-needs female inmates. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this ...

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  16. Canada Police Find Dead Child In Car, 'Mother' ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... earlier reported a suspected murder-suicide in Ontario. A five-year-old girl called Katrina was found dead in a Brockville apartment. Her 36-year-old mother, Monica Willemsen, was also found dead. Brockville police said that the child's school had ...

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  17. Book events from Dec. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Canada.com

    David Halton signs copies of his book, Dispatches From The Front: Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice At War, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Books On Beechwood, 35 Beechwood Ave. Info: booksonbeechwood.ca Larry Oakley , author of Inside the Wild 2 , will be signing his book, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Fernleigh's Outdoor Store, 1000 Islands Mall, Brockville, Ont. 1 comment

  18. Cancer patient's suicide a strong argument for assisted dying, says Brockville doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Canada.com

    Brockville palliative care physician Dr. Gerald Ashe says the violent suicide of one of his patients highlights the need for an assisted dying law in Canada. A Brockville doctor says the violent suicide of a 59-year-old cancer patient highlights the need for an assisted suicide law in Canada.

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  19. Federal government poised to respond to Ashley Smith prison-death inquestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... at community hospitals in Saskatoon and Montreal and agreements in principle to make more such beds available in Brockville, Ont., and Dartmouth, N.S. "I just feel kind of let down by our government. I expected more. Maybe that's pie in the sky. ...

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  20. Snowfall warning lifted for National Capital RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | CFRA

    Environment Canada had issued the warning for the National Capital Region Wednesday night, calling for up to 10 centimeters of snowfall overnight, resulting in totals approaching 25 cm in the area. But by 2:45 a.m. Thursday the warnings for Ottawa, Gatineau and the far-eastern parts of Ontario, including Cornwall, Prescott and Russell, Leeds and Grenville, and Brockville, had ended.

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