Canada Day Newswire

Canada Day Newswire

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  1. Celebrate Canada Day at the Redpath Waterfront Festival, July 1-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Canada NewsWire

    The Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by PortsToronto will launch the TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE Great Lakes series in Toronto on Canada Day weekend, July 1-3. El Galeon, an early colonial Spanish ship and ... The Royal Canadian Navy will join the Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by PortsToronto, Canada Day Weekend, July 1-3 in Toronto.

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  2. University student caught with cocaine during Canada Day celebrations in GravenhurstRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    BRACEBRIDGE After an "excessive celebration of our nation's birthday," a 22-year-old man was caught drunk and high outside Gravenhurst's Boston Pizza parking lot, said federal prosecutor Peter Heath. The accused Waterdown resident appeared in Bracebridge criminal court on Tuesday, Feb. 2 and pleaded guilty to possessing cocaine and being intoxicated in a public place.

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  3. ZipZapZop Anthem PSA: Scout NeighborsRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2006 | ZipZapZop.com

    ... cial public service announcement for the 4th of July (not celebrated as Independence Day in Canada, but July 1 is Canada Day) features dueling anthems for early July.

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  4. Happy 30th Birthday, Canada DayRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2012 | Pample the Moose

    Sunday, July 1st, 2012 will officially be the 30th Canada Day. How is this possible, you ask, my gentle readers, when 2012 is the 145th anniversary of Confederation? Is it because it's the 30th Canada Day since the passage of the revised constitution in 1982, along with the Charter of Rights and Freedoms? It's not a bad guess, but you'd be wrong.

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  5. ZipZapZop Anthem PSA: Scout NeighborsRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2006 | ZipZapZop.com

    ... cial public service announcement for the 4th of July (not celebrated as Independence Day in Canada, but July 1 is Canada Day) features dueling anthems for early July.

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  6. Celebrating Canada: National Holidays, Commemoration and Identity PoliticsRead the original story

    May 19, 2013 | Pample the Moose

    ... history. While our launching point for this collection is the celebration and observance of Dominion Day / Canada Day, we are taking a broad approach to the book's theme, and would like to include contributions that deal with major anniversary years ...

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  7. Kyle Stoney pleads guilty to manslaughter in Canada Day homicide caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Thunder Bay's Source

    THUNDER BAY Two suspects charged in a July 2014 homicide case outside city hall have pleaded guilty to lesser charges. Kyle Stoney and Carl Rae, who both previously faced second-degree murder charges in the death of 52-year-old Christopher Adams, appeared at the Thunder Bay Courthouse Monday afternoon.

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  8. Carl Rae pleads guilty to manslaughter in Canada Day homicide caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Thunder Bay's Source

    THUNDER BAY Two suspects charged in a July 2014 homicide case outside city hall have pleaded guilty to lesser charges. Carl Rae and Kyle Stoney, who both previously faced second-degree murder charges in the death of 52-year-old Christopher Adams, appeared at the Thunder Bay Courthouse Monday afternoon.

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  9. Celebrating CanadaRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | Times-Herald

    ... that the various multicul-tural groups and communities make to Canadian society. And of course, the grand finale Canada Day is on July 1, a day to gather in our communities and to proudly celebrate all we have in common. This year, we are honoured ...

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  10. Ian Mulgrew: Lawyers attempt to pull curtain over terror plot trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Vancouver Sun

    ... he does but his involvement and the role of the country's national security apparatus has become the focus of the Canada Day terror plot trial. A poor Surrey couple, John Nuttall and Amanda Korody, were convicted last summer of terrorism offences ...

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  11. Main Street work planned to avoid summer peakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Port Dover Maple Leaf

    ... the summer months for most of their business. It's good news as well for organizers of Friday the 13th in May and Canada Day celebrations on July 1. County council has budgeted $1.8 million for this year's work on Main Street. On Jan. 11 council ...

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  12. Happy 30th Birthday, Canada DayRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2012 | Pample the Moose

    Sunday, July 1st, 2012 will officially be the 30th Canada Day. How is this possible, you ask, my gentle readers, when 2012 is the 145th anniversary of Confederation? Is it because it's the 30th Canada Day since the passage of the revised constitution in 1982, along with the Charter of Rights and Freedoms? It's not a bad guess, but you'd be wrong.

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  13. Celebrating Canada: National Holidays, Commemoration and Identity PoliticsRead the original story

    May 19, 2013 | Pample the Moose

    ... history. While our launching point for this collection is the celebration and observance of Dominion Day / Canada Day, we are taking a broad approach to the book's theme, and would like to include contributions that deal with major anniversary years ...

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  14. Robbie Burns Night supper in PugwashRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Amherst Daily News

    ... ans on July 1. This year is the 65th anniversary of the festival that celebrates our Scottish heritage as part of Canada Day.

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  15. Ian Mulgrew: Expected slam-dunk terror trial hits the rimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Canada.com

    ... 84-page edited transcript of a private B.C. Supreme Court hearing released after media protests reveals how the Canada Day plot trial has become a legal morass. It is difficult to believe a year after proceedings began Justice Catherine Bruce would ...

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  16. B.C. couple found guilty of terrorism could be freed - if it's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | National Post

    ... them into a police-contrived plot to detonate three homemade pressure cooker bombs at the B.C. legislature on Canada Day, 2013. A post-verdict entrapment hearing is now playing out in a Vancouver courthouse. Should the defence arguments prevail in ...

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  17. Top 10 awesome things about OshawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | DurhamRegion.com

    The Canada Day party and fireworks at Lakeview Park are just one of our 10 reasons to love living in Oshawa.

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  18. 3 things Ottawa Tourism wants for Canada's capital by 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | CBC News

    ... the Canadian Heritage department's specialty in commemorative national events doesn't align with Winterlude and Canada Day festivities, he said. The NCC has sought proposals for two parcels (in red) and ideas on two additional parcels of land (in ...

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  19. Crown, CSIS seek to shield identity of figure in B.C. bomb plot trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | CBC News

    ... life at risk." A jury found Nuttall and Korody guilty last June of plotting to bomb the B.C. Legislature on Canada Day 2013. But no conviction will be entered until Justice Catherine Bruce decides if the pair were entrapped by police. The couple's ...

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  20. Liberals' promise richer Child Care Benefit - but not until July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | CBC News

    ... the first half of 2016 will be taxable - or whether the richer, tax-free benefits will be made retroactive come Canada Day. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines . Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the ...

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