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Published on Wed, 06/12/2019 by Purina

Purina Honours Canadian Pet Heroes Who Have Shown Great Courage

Purina Honours Canadian Pet Heroes Who Have Shown Great Courage

Three devoted dogs receive medals of honour for their valiant actions

TORONTO —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— The human-to-animal bond is a fascinating relationship that has long been proven to be mutually-beneficial and essential to the positive health and wellbeing of both pet and owner. This dynamic connection is often illustrated by heroic and altruistic stories that prove that animals will protect us when it matters most.

Published on Tue, 05/07/2019 by News Media Canada | Médias d'Info Canada

Stop the presses: Canadian newspaper readership at an all-time high

Stop the presses: Canadian newspaper readership at an all-time high

“Given heightened levels of global mistrust, we’re seeing a clear and continued affinity for the reliable reporting that newspapers provide.”

Seventh annual Newspapers 24/7 Report confirms that 88% of Canadians
read newspapers every week - the highest number since the study began in 2012

Published on Wed, 05/01/2019 by Ontario BIA Association

Retail Small Business Can Thrive Even After the Tourists Have Gone Home

Retail Small Business Can Thrive Even After the Tourists Have Gone Home

Published on Tue, 04/23/2019 by Hamilton Tiger Cats

Tiger-Cats & Forge FC Announce Partnership with Rideshare Service Facedrive

Tiger-Cats & Forge FC Announce Partnership with Rideshare Service Facedrive

We only have one planet and it's our collective responsibility to take care of it, every day! Visit http://www.facedrive.com to learn how you can travel clean and help reduce the total carbon footprint in the environment.

Facedrive to provide Ticats & Forge FC fans with a sustainable transportation option

Published on Tue, 04/23/2019 by Tribus Services

Tribus Services Selected to Manage Meter Upgrade for Nova Scotia Power

Tribus Services Selected to Manage Meter Upgrade for Nova Scotia Power

Tribus Services was selected to manage over 500,000 meter upgrades for Nova Scotia Power. Learn more about Tribus Services' utility services at tribusservices.com.

WAUWATOSA, Wisconsin — /COMMUNITYWIRE/ — Tribus Services, a Corix Company, will manage the meter upgrade initiative as part of the Advanced Meter Infrastructure (AMI) project with Nova Scotia Power in Nova Scotia, Canada. Based on the current project schedule, Tribus Services is expected to start upgrading meters in late 2019.

Published on Thu, 03/28/2019 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Connecting tech-savvy youths with adult learners

Connecting tech-savvy youths with adult learners

It would seem that connecting tech-savvy Canadians with those who could learn from their digital know-how could benefit both the teacher and the learner.

Many young Canadians have grown up with technology as a constant in their lives. They’ve always had the Internet at their fingertips; mobile devices and tablets always on-hand to be kept up-to-date on the latest news. For these Canadians, the rapidly changing demands of technology are expected and exciting, with the introduction of new devices promising to make everyday tasks easier and quicker.

Published on Thu, 03/28/2019 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Youths teach digital literacy to Adult Learners

Youths teach digital literacy to Adult Learners

"Youth Teaching Adults will bring together youth tutors and adult learners for a rewarding intergenerational learning experience where both the tutor and adult will build confidence and skills."

TORONTO, March 28, 2019 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – In the age of rapidly changing technology, it can be difficult to keep up. While some Canadians thrive on new digital devices and technology, others find it confusing and daunting. How do we connect tech-savvy individuals with those who could benefit the most from their knowledge? Introducing: Youth Teaching Adults.

Published on Tue, 03/26/2019 by Ontario BIA Association

Bricks & clicks: Digital Main Street shows how retail stores & digital can grow together

Bricks & clicks: Digital Main Street shows how retail stores & digital can grow together

By Gord McIntosh
Digital Communications Consultant
Digital Main Street provides main street small businesses with digital-readiness assessments, recommendations for quick wins, information and resources and $2,500 grants to qualifying businesses to bring on digital tools and techniques.

Dennis Van Staalduinen thinks that adding digital to traditional bricks and mortar is a new beginning.

In fact, the Executive Director of the huge and trendy Wellington West Business Improvement Area (BIA) just west of downtown Ottawa sees nothing but growth ahead.

That’s because bricks and clicks can go together to grow a customer base, with a little help from an innovative partnership program between the Ontario BIA Association (OBIAA) and the Province of Ontario.

Celebrating Francophone and Acadian Women Behind Canada’s Official Languages Act

Celebrating Francophone and Acadian Women Behind Canada’s Official Languages Act

From a female and feminist point of view, the AFFC will showcase a retrospective of the last five decades that helped shape this famous legislative initiative, a pledge to this country’s linguistic duality.

OTTAWA, March 19, 2019 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – Canada’s Official Language Act is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and the Alliance des femmes de la francophonie canadienne (AFFC) alliance is proud to commemorate this historic moment by dedicating a special bilingual edition of its PrésentEs! magazine, which will be unveiled this evening at a reception held at the Ottawa Marriott Hotel where ministers, senators and community leaders will be in attendance.

Published on Mon, 03/11/2019 by Shriners Hospitals for Children - Canada

Media Advisory: Legendary Rock Band FOREIGNER to Visit Shriners Hospitals for Children® ─ Canada on Tuesday, March 12th

Media Advisory: Legendary Rock Band FOREIGNER to Visit Shriners Hospitals for Children® ─ Canada on Tuesday, March 12th

Event Information

03/12/2019 @ 1:00 PM
Montreal, Quebec

FOREIGNER Has A Long-Standing Relationship with Shriners Hospitals for Children®, and Recently Donated a Special Version of its Classic Song “I Want To Know What Love Is” with a Choir Featuring Shriners Hospitals for Children Patients

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