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Temiskaming Shores

market in 2010 for an asking price of $25 million.largest-home-hits-the-market article1531205 "Canada's largest home hits the market". ''The Globe and Mail'', April 12, 2010. Amalgamation issues Initially, as none of the old municipal office buildings was large enough to accommodate the expanded municipal staff of a single city, all three remained in use to house different city departments. A new city hall, located on Farr Drive in Haileybury, was completed in 2007. Though now established as one legal city, Temiskaming Shores is not fully integrated geographically — there exists a noticeable demarcation between New Liskeard Dymond and Haileybury North Cobalt. The downtown areas of New Liskeard and Haileybury are separated by 8 km-long Lakeshore Road. For most of its length, this road lacks sidewalks, which makes it quite impractical to travel through the city without using a motor vehicle. The STATO Trail, now finished, is intended resolve this problem. The inaugural section was paved in early June 2008, and runs along the waterfront by City Hall. City council has yet to approach Canada Post to have Temiskaming Shores recognized as a mailing address. Currently, mail is delivered to PO boxes and rural routes in the pre-amalgamation towns of New Liskeard (P0J 1P0), Haileybury (P0J 1K0), and North Cobalt (P0J 1R0). Demographics cellpadding "1" style "float:right; margin:0 1em 1em 0; border:1px #bbb solid; border-collapse:collapse; font-size:90%;" - bgcolor "#CCCCCC" style "text-align:center;" !Census !Population - style "text-align:right;" !New Liskeard - style "text-align:right;" 1911 2,108 - style "text-align:right;" 1921 2,268 - style "text-align:right;" 1931 2,880 - style "text-align:right;" 1941 3,019 - style "text-align:right;" 1951 4,215 - style "text-align:right;" 1961 4,896 - style "text-align:right;" 1971 5,488 - style "text-align:right;" 1981 5,551 - style "text-align:right;" 1991 5,431 - style "text-align:right;" 2001 4,906 - style "text-align:right;" !Temiskaming !Shores - style "text-align:right;" 2006 10,442 - style "text-align:right;" 2011 10,400 - style "text-align:right;"


Kansas City, Kansas

). '''Nebraska Furniture Mart''' is the largest home furnishing store in North America: it sells furniture, flooring, appliances and electronics. NFM was founded in 1937 by Mrs B. (Rose Blumkin) in Omaha, Nebraska. She worked in the business up to the age of 103. In 1983, Mrs B. sold a majority interest to Berkshire Hathaway with the famous handshake deal with Warren Buffett. NFM now has three stores. The Omaha store has over of retail space and is on


Tulsa, Oklahoma

that year of 316,593 (placing the Roughnecks at No. 5 between the Seattle Sounders (Seattle Sounders (1974–1983)) and the Washington Diplomats). The largest home game attendance for Tulsa occurred on April 26, 1980, when 30,822 fans watched the Roughnecks' 2-1 victory over the New York Cosmos at Skelly Stadium. The highest attendance for any Roughneck game occurred on August 26, 1979, when Tulsa met the Cosmos in New York for a NASL playoff game before a crowd of 76,031. http


Peterborough

within the group. In 1998 SodaStream was bought by Soda-Club, an Israeli company founded in 1991 by Peter Wiseburgh, who from 1978 to 1991 had been Israel's exclusive distributor for SodaStream, creating the world's largest home carbonation systems supplier. ref>


Hamilton, Ontario

has since grown nationally, aided by the purchase of Eagle Hardware & Garden in 1999. It is now the second-largest home improvement chain in North America and has begun expanding outside the United States, starting with the Southern Ontario area. The first store outside of United States was in Hamilton, Ontario, at Barton Street (Barton Street (Hamilton, Ontario)) and Woodward Avenue. Canada Based in Toronto, Ontario, Lowe's opened its first three stores in Canada


Omaha, Nebraska

route, superseding it through Omaha, Nebraska and truncating the highway to its present northern terminus near Dawson, Nebraska. '''Nebraska Furniture Mart''' is the largest home furnishing store in North America: it sells furniture, flooring, appliances and electronics. NFM was founded in 1937 by Mrs B. (Rose Blumkin) in Omaha, Nebraska. She worked in the business up to the age of 103. In 1983, Mrs B. sold a majority interest to Berkshire Hathaway with the famous handshake


Stockholm

: group.electrolux.com en about-electrolux-492 About Electrolux Electrolux Group It is the world's second-largest home appliance maker by 2010 market share (after Whirlpool (Whirlpool Corporation)). Its products sell under a variety of brand names including its own and are primarily


Liverpool

and Frederick Barclay (Owners) Mark Newton-Jones (Chief Executive) '''Shop Direct Group''' is the United Kingdom's leading online retailer, and its largest home shopping company.


New Zealand

to 1991 had been Israel's exclusive distributor for SodaStream, creating the world's largest home carbonation systems supplier. In 2003 Soda-Club closed the SodaStream factory in Peterborough, moving the company's gas cylinder refilling and refurbishment department to Germany.<


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