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, the Maidstone Golf Club on Long Island, and the North Course of the Olympia Fields Country Club near Chicago (host of the 2003 U.S. Open (2003 U.S. Open (golf))). Weston G&CC hosts an annual elite amateur men's Willie Park Jr. Memorial tournament, held over 36 holes in one day in late summer. It was started in 1925 to memorialize Park's passing. Early life Craig was born in Glasgow. In 1925 he emigrated with his family to Toronto, Canada, and then to Jersey City

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government, Duguid was known for his work on community safety issues and affordable housing. He drafted a crime-prevention strategy for Toronto in 1999, and was a founder of the "Scarborough Community Safety Council", the "Scarborough Community Safety Audit Program" and the "Business Crime Prevention Seminar Program". He was also known as a supporter of then-Mayor of Toronto, Mel Lastman. In the 2003 election (Toronto municipal election, 2003), Duguid

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. The show's bandleader and musical director was Orin Isaacs. Part of Bullard's comedic style was interacting with audience members during his opening monologue, often deriving humour from finding ways to poke fun at an audience member's expense. 2009 Tamil protests in Canada

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in Toronto to promote the city, also distances itself from the comments. * A major blizzard hits Athens, stranding thousands of drivers in main avenues of the city and forcing the cancellation of hundreds of flights in Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. to Toronto Unable to get a raise at the ''Free Press'', Young moved to Toronto in 1941, covering news and sports for the Canadian Press news agency. His first

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to shangri-la'', a temporary installation based on huts that were erected on the Maplewood mudflats in North Vancouver (North Vancouver, British Columbia (district municipality)) during the second half of the twentieth century. Scale models of these structures appear to float over the surface of a corporate reflecting pond, creating a marked juxtaposition between their makeshift construction and the surrounding architecture, while evoking the utopian character of the mudflat community in the seemingly inexorable advance of urban development. In mid-2010, Lum won a public art commission for 570 Bay Street in Toronto, Ontario. Late in 2010, Lum was selected lead artist on the design team for the new Walterdale Bridge replacement scheduled for construction in 2013 and 2014 in Edmonton, Alberta. In 1815, he was appointed Inspector General and moved to York (York, Upper Canada) (now Toronto), where he was part of the ruling clique known as the Family Compact. In 1823 he represented Upper Canada in resolving a dispute with Lower Canada over the sharing of customs revenues. A Roman Catholic, he helped establish the first Catholic church at York, St. Paul's (St. Paul's Basilica). He died in Toronto at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre at the age of 106. DATE OF DEATH November 26, 2005 PLACE OF DEATH Toronto, Ontario, Canada birth_date Commons:Category:Toronto WikiPedia:Toronto dmoz:Regional North America Canada Ontario Localities T Toronto

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available, cold water readily available in nearby water bodies might be used directly for cooling, place or supplement cooling towers. The Deep Lake Water Cooling System (deep lake water cooling) in Toronto, Canada, is an example. It uses cold lake water to cool the chillers, which in turn are used to cool city buildings via a district cooling (district heating) system. The return water is used to warm the city's drinking water supply, which is desirable in this cold climate. Whenever

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of Toronto's many hospitals and serves the area of north central Toronto (formerly North York (North York, Ontario)). It is well respected as one of the leading community teaching hospitals in Canada, affiliated with the University of Toronto. It is one of the 3 constituent hospitals of the Peters-Boyd Academy of the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine . It has one of the busiest emergency departments in the country

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, but recorded their first ODI win over Namibia during the tournament, Feiko Kloppenburg (who scored 121) and Klaas-Jan van Noortwijk (134 not out) registering the first two One Day International centuries in the side's history. country Canada location Toronto, Ontario language English **In Edmonton, an extension of the LRT (Edmonton Light Rail Transit) is proposed to connect Edmonton International Airport with downtown. **In Toronto, the new Air Rail Link under construction will run from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Union Station (Union Station (Toronto)) downtown. **In Ottawa, there have been plans to extend the O-Train (Ottawa O-Train) to the Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport. Toronto and Montreal Runs Kiniski began wrestling in his native Canada for the first time in November 1956, debuting for Toronto's Maple Leaf Wrestling. His first main-event match in the territory took place at Maple Leaf Gardens in January 1957, when he teamed with Buddy Rogers (Buddy Rogers (wrestler)) against Whipper Billy Watson and Pat O'Connor (Pat O'Connor (wrestler)) and saw the beginning of a lengthy feud with Watson that spanned across Canada; the Kiniski-Watson feud gained national exposure due to their matches sometimes being seen on CBC Television. He also challenged NWA World Heavyweight titleholders Watson, Thesz and Dick Hutton for the title on several occasions between 1955 and 1957. death_place Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada origin Toronto, Ontario, Canada instrument violin History Born to a Jewish family in Riga, Latvia, he emigrated with his family to Toronto. At the age of twelve, he started at the Toronto Conservatory of Music (The Royal Conservatory of Music), and at the age of 16 became a member of Frank Welsman's Toronto Symphony Orchestra (Toronto Symphony Orchestra (Welsman)). In 1923, he formed the Hart House String Quartet and played second violin. She spent the first 11 years of her life speaking only Inuktitut and living in Qakutut (Qakutut, Nunavut) and Kimmirut (Kimmirut, Nunavut). She attended schools in Iqaluit, Baker Lake (Baker Lake, Nunavut) (Qamanituaq), and Toronto, where she was known as Annie Cotterill. She studied community development at Saint Francis Xavier University, geography at the University of Windsor and received a diploma with honors in journalism from Nunavut Arctic College. 250px thumb right Menashe Kadishman's ''Yellow Circles'', (1967) in High Park in Toronto (File:Toronto Yellow Circles 2010.jpg), Ontario 250px thumb right Menashe Kadishman's ''The binding of Yitzhak'' (File:Kadishman1.jpg) Background Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and raised in both Toronto and Winnipeg, Manitoba, he earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature at University of Waterloo in 1973 (specializing in Elizabethan drama), attended Toronto Teachers College and went on to earn a Bachelor of Education at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Education, a Masters of Education at Brock University’s College of Education, and a Ph.D. at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto (where he worked with the late Richard Courtney, a leading international authority in children's drama). birth_date Commons:Category:Toronto WikiPedia:Toronto dmoz:Regional North America Canada Ontario Localities T Toronto

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was appointed chief instructor, Aviation Section, U.S. Signal Corps at Hazelhurst Field, Long Island. Presently, the company offers over a thousand different tableware and gift items, from traditional tankards and tea sets, to photo frames (Picture frame), desk accessories and wine accessorries. Distributed worldwide from its base in Kuala Lumpur, the company has more than 40 shops worldwide. It exports to more than 20 countries, with its own retail outlets in London

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. ** The Ultimate Warrior defeats Hulk Hogan to win the WWF Championship in a Title for Title, winner takes all match at WrestleMania VI in front of nearly 68,000 at the SkyDome in Toronto, Ontario * April 6 – Robert Mapplethorpe's "The Perfect Moment" show of nude and homoerotic photographs opens at the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center, in spite of accusations of indecency by Citizens for Community Values. ** Longtime radio music countdown show


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The history of Toronto began in the late 18th century when the British Crown (The Crown) purchased (Toronto Purchase) its land from the Mississaugas of the New Credit (Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation). The settlement established there became York (York, Upper Canada), which lieutenant governor (Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada) John Graves Simcoe designated as the capital of Upper Canada. The city was ransacked in the Battle of York during the War of 1812. In 1834, York became a city and renamed (Name of Toronto) to Toronto. It was damaged in two huge fires in 1849 (Great Fire of Toronto (1849)) and 1904 (Great Fire of Toronto (1904)). Since 1954, the city occasionally expanded its borders through amalgamation (Amalgamation of Toronto) with surrounding municipalities, most recently occurring in 1998. This process has left Toronto with clearly defined neighbourhood (list of neighbourhoods in Toronto)s that have retained their distinctive nature, earning it the nickname the "City of Neighbourhoods".

Toronto is at the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, and of the densely populated region in Southern Ontario known as the Golden Horseshoe. Its cosmopolitan (cosmopolitanism) and international population

As Canada's commercial capital, it is home to the Toronto Stock Exchange and the headquarters of Canada's five largest banks (Big Five (banks)). http: WorkArea DownloadAsset.aspx?id 2520 Leading economic sectors in the city include finance, business services, telecommunications, aerospace, transportation, media, arts, publishing, software production, medical research, education, tourism, and engineering. City of Toronto (2007) – Toronto economic overview, Key industry clusters and A Diversified Economy

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