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Published on Fri, 12/07/2018 by CCM Hockey

CCM Inspires Youth Hockey Players to Do Good This Holiday Season

CCM Inspires Youth Hockey Players to Do Good This Holiday Season

Leading Hockey Brand Empowers Teams to Give Back to Communities through 2018 CCM Assists Campaign

“We are so proud of everything these young hockey teams have accomplished since the inception of the CCM Assists program in 2015”

MONTREAL, December 7, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - Today, CCM Hockey announced details of its 2018 CCM Assists campaign, which inspires minor hockey teams across North America to establish an active role in their communities during the holiday season and beyond. In return for their dedication and hard work, the brand will reward select teams with CCM hockey sticks.

Published on Thu, 12/06/2018 by Klick Inc.

Klick Launches Klickmas: World’s First All-Christmas All-the-Time Ad Agency!

Klick Launches Klickmas: World’s First All-Christmas All-the-Time Ad Agency!

Office video shows at-desk snow removal, elevator carolers, and magical Christmas cannon; every video ‘like’ to support Mélanie’s Way charity and help grant Disney wish to young mom with cancer

Published on Wed, 12/05/2018 by Domtar Corporation

Domtar Employees Donate Books and Read to Students at Humke Elementary School & Chahk Ha Chee Head Start Childcare Center

Domtar Employees Donate Books and Read to Students at Humke Elementary School & Chahk Ha Chee Head Start Childcare Center

Employee volunteers read to kindergartners & preschoolers today and donated more than 150 books during two reading events; Domtar’s reading and book donation events also featured the company’s holiday parade float and a visit from Santa

NEKOOSA, Wis., December 5, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) announced that employee volunteers from the company’s pulp and paper mill in Nekoosa, WI today visited local Humke Elementary School and the Chahk Ha Chee Head Start Childcare Center to read to children and to commem

Published on Tue, 11/27/2018 by Nature Conservancy of Canada

9 Ways to Green your Holidays

9 Ways to Green your Holidays

Here at the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), we’re gearing up for an eco-friendly holiday, so we thought we’d share some of our favourite tips on how to “green” your holiday celebrations.

Published on Fri, 11/16/2018 by Nature Conservancy of Canada

Three ways to get closer to nature

Three ways to get closer to nature

Canadians are more disconnected from nature than ever before. We spend more and more of our time indoors, and a large per cent of us live in an urban setting away from large natural areas.

We’re losing touch with the natural world, one that needs our help to stop and reverse the damage left by development and climate change.

Published on Tue, 10/30/2018 by Cintas Canada, Ltd.

Poll Finds Over Two Thirds of Canadians Would Leave Home While Sick, Making Public Spaces Ideal Environments for Catching Flu

Poll Finds Over Two Thirds of Canadians Would Leave Home While Sick, Making Public Spaces Ideal Environments for Catching Flu

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, October 30, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – Each year, approximately 12,200 hospitalizations and 3,500 deaths in Canada are caused by the flu.1 According to a recent survey commissioned by Cintas Canada, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CTAS), many Canadians could be putting themselves and others at risk for catching the flu. The survey, conducted online by The Harris Poll among 1,046 Canadian adults ages 18 and older, reveals that 68 percent of Canadian adults would leave their homes while sick.

Published on Tue, 10/30/2018 by Newegg Inc.

Newegg Canada Set to Kick Off Black November® 2018

Newegg Canada Set to Kick Off Black November® 2018

Company Unveils Plans to Upgrade the Holiday Shopping Experience with Great Deals on the Year’s Most Sought-after Tech

Newegg Canada details plans for its annual Black November campaign

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, October 30, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – Newegg Canada today detailed its plans for this year’s Black November®, the company’s month-long campaign featuring some of the hottest categories in consumer tech, including PC gaming, smart home, drones and more. Now in its 10th year, Black November gives the edge to early holiday shoppers in search of the holiday season’s hottest products.

Published on Tue, 10/23/2018 by Nature Conservancy of Canada

Demystifying spooky species this Halloween

Demystifying spooky species this Halloween

By Wendy Ho, Content Coordinator, Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC)

Why do some species spook us more than others? Some say it is an evolutionary adaptation, some say it is an irrational fear, while still others say that is because some (like spiders) are always shrouded in myths.

If you’re not a fan of spiders, read on below to learn more about a few common spooky species, and turn your perception of them from awful to awesome.

Published on Wed, 10/03/2018 by Nature Conservancy of Canada

10 fascinating facts about wild turkeys

10 fascinating facts about wild turkeys

Today marks Thanksgiving in Canada. The first official, annual Canadian Thanksgiving took place on November 6, 1879. In honour of Thanksgiving, here are 10 facts about wild turkeys to gobble up; a species that has been documented on Nature Conservancy of Canada properties in Ontario and Quebec:

1. Male wild turkeys are called “toms,” while females are called “hens.”

Published on Mon, 07/09/2018 by Discover Boating

Your Brain on a Boat: Research Says Boating Improves Creativity, Emotional Health, Relaxation

Your Brain on a Boat: Research Says Boating Improves Creativity, Emotional Health, Relaxation

TORONTO, July 9, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - According to the National Marine Manufacturers Association Canada, an estimated 12.4 million Canadians enjoy our vast landscape of rivers, lakes and oceans each year — and for good reason. Recent research shows people experience emotional, behavioural and psychological benefits of being near, in, on or under water, and while participating in activities such as boating.  One of the leading researchers on the health benefits of the water is Dr. Wallace J.

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