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  Toronto - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The City of Toronto covers an area of 641 km² (247 square miles) and is bounded by Lake Ontario to the south, Etobicoke Creek and Highway 427 to the west, Steeles Avenue to the north, and the Rouge River to the east.
The economic growth of Toronto was greatly stimulated by the development of the auto industry and of large mineral resources in its hinterland, and by the completion in 1959 of the St.
Toronto grew rapidly in the late 19th century, the population increasing from 30 000 in 1851 to 56 000 in 1871 and 181 000 in 1891.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /toronto,_ontario.htm   (5017 words)

 Toronto Hotel deals, condos, rental cars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Toronto Travel Services brings you the best of Toronto with destination information and great rates on hotels/resorts, condos and extended-stay accommodations and rental cars.
The Toronto Dominion Bank boasts the eclectic Gallery of Inuit Art, and the mock-Gothic extravagances of Casa Loma, the Victorian gentility of Spadina House and the replica of Fort York, the colonial settlement where Toronto began, all vie for the visitor's attention.
Toronto's downtown core is sandwiched between Front Street to the south, Bloor to the north, Spadina to the west and Jarvis to the east.
www.toronto-travel-services.com   (578 words)

 Toronto - Information, Maps, Facts, What to do, Links, and much more.
The City of Toronto has a physical area of approximately 630 km² (243 square miles) and is bounded by Lake Ontario to the south, Etobicoke Creek and Highway 427 to the west, Steeles Avenue to the north, and the Rouge River to the east.
Further growth in the Toronto area is often attributed to the rise of the separatist movement in Quebec and the election of the Parti Québécois in 1976.
In informal usage in Toronto, "905" quickly began to be used as shorthand for the belt of suburbs immediately surrounding the city, which itself may similarly be referred to as "416".
www.forwardingsite.com /places/toronto.html   (3387 words)

 Lake Ontario Fishing Guides and Charters
Lake Ontario fishing charters for salmon, trout and steelhead and vacation lodgings in Oswego County NY....
The Lake Ontario Counties (LOC) Trout & Salmon Derbies are under the auspices of the non-profit group, Lake Ontario Sportfishing Promotion Council comprised of representatives from each of the seven N...
Lake Ontario fishing for Salmon, Brown Trout, Lake Trout, Steelhead, Rainbow Trout, Smallmouth Bass, and Walleye.
www.identicards.com /links/lakeontario.html   (1150 words)

 Toronto Toronto, Ontario (Cities)
Ontario's capital and largest city, Toronto is a mixture of old Victorian-Romanesque buildings and sleek glass and steel skyscrapers.
Situated on the shores of Lake Ontario, Toronto has become a major financial, industrial, and cultural center in Canada.
The Toronto Stock Exchange is among the largest in North America in terms of volume; the area has one of the highest concentrations of manufacturing capabilities in the country; and it abounds with museums, theaters, and art centers.
www.2hwy.com /on/t/toronto.htm   (141 words)

 Lake Ontario New York Outdoor Recreation
Lake Ontario is similar to Lake Erie in length and breadth (193 miles by 53 miles).
Lake Ontario Outdoors is the outdoor resource page for the area featuring a current fishing report on what's hot and what's not on the Lake and in the rivers draining into the lake.
The New York State Seaway Trail is a 454 mile scenic route paralleling Lake Erie, the Niagara River, Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River.
visitnewyorkstate.net /lakeontario   (654 words)

 The AC of Tomorrow? Tapping Deep Water for Cooling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Last month Toronto did just that, announcing that its 170-million-dollar (U.S.) deep-lake water cooling system, the largest of its kind, was up and running.
The heat exchangers allow the lake water to cool a separate, self-contained water circulation system, which flows through buildings in downtown Toronto.
Drawing from Lake Ontario's deep cold water reserve, Toronto joins a group of cities worldwide that uses water from lakes to cool city buildings.
news.nationalgeographic.com /news/2004/09/0910_040910_deeplake.html   (551 words)

 City of Toronto: Toronto Water - Deep Lake Water Cooling Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Participants in the event congratulated Enwave and the people of Toronto for showing the world that it is possible to take a giant step into a clean and renewable future.
Toronto now serves as a model for other urban centres looking to reduce their energy use, save money and make a positive impact on the environment.
The new pipes are placed deeper in the lake and areas serviced by the Island filtration plant may experience less earthy tasting or smelling water in the late summer or early fall.
www.city.toronto.on.ca /water/deep_lake   (720 words)

 Muskoka Cottage Rental Accommodation Near Algonquin Park - Sand Lake Ontario Resort
Only a 2.5 hour drive from Toronto, Sand Lake cottage resort is close to the town of Huntsville and a great base accommodation for visits and adventures in Algonquin Provincial Park.
The north Muskoka district is known for it's abundance of lakes and the rugged character of the Canadian Shield to photography.
Sand Lake cottage resort is close to Algonquin Park and most of our guests visit the park to do some hiking or sightseeing.
www.sandlake.on.ca   (418 words)

 City of Toronto: News releases
A City of Toronto Plan to renew the Central Waterfront has won a prestigious international award from The Waterfront Center in Washington, D.C. Making Waves: Principles for Building Toronto's Waterfront, Central Waterfront Part II Plan beat out 70 submissions from all over the world to garner the 2002 Excellence on the Waterfront Award.
Launched on October 9, 2001, the Secondary Plan for Toronto's Central Waterfront is the culmination of a number of initiatives by the City of Toronto designed to renew a strategic area of the city.
Based on comments from the public, and in cooperation with the Toronto Waterfront Revitalization Corporation (TWRC), the Central Waterfront Secondary Plan was fine-tuned and brought forward to an October 18, 2002 meeting of the Waterfront Reference Group.
www.city.toronto.on.ca /waterfront/news.htm   (1120 words)

 Toronto Hydroplane and Sailing Club, Toronto
The Toronto Hydroplane and Sailing Club is located at Ashbridge's Bay, on the north shore of Lake Ontario.
The Toronto Hydroplane Club was founded in 1951 by a group of inboard-engine hydroplane racers in search of a place to meet and build boats.
In 1954 the THC was the recipient of the first permit issued by the City of Toronto to hold a sporting event on a Sunday.
www.thsc.ca   (528 words)

 Deep Lake Water Cooling System
Enwave and the City of Toronto have created an innovative cooling system that brings an alternative to conventional air conditioning to cool Toronto's downtown core — one that is clean, price competitive and energy efficient.
Enwave and the City of Toronto are engaged in an innovative cooling project that will bring a different kind of air conditioning to buildings in the city's downtown core - one that is clean, cost effective and energy efficient.
Using Lake Ontario's naturally cold water as a starting point, the Deep Lake Water Cooling (DLWC) Project will provide air conditioning to Toronto's office towers, sports and entertainment complexes and proposed waterfront developments.
www.enwave.com /enwave/dlwc   (309 words)

 Lovejoy Coupling Powers Up Historic Icon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The sole fireboat responsible for the 50 miles around Toronto and its suburban area responds to just fewer than 400 calls per year.
Toronto turned to the marine engineering division of Toromont Cat and they turned to a trusted, reliable supplier, Lovejoy, Inc., for the right couplings for the refurbishing.
And the engines were actually still running, but according to Pearce, due to the age of the equipment, the crew had to search for replacement parts at antique shops, instead of a usual marine outfitter.
www.prweb.com /releases/2004/10/prwebxml173286.php   (936 words)

 Toronto Tours :: personally escorted-guided, VIP, private, Toronto Tours by PersonalTours™ Inc. { International }   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Toronto is the largest and most important city, culturally, economically and financially, in Canada.
The primary language spoken in Toronto is English-Canadian.
Toronto with its large population, is considered to be the most
www.personaltours.toronto.on.ca /toronto-tours.html   (653 words)

 Boing Boing: Toronto pumps near-freezing lake water into its summer office-towers
A MetaFilter post links to several information resources on Toronto's new innovative downtown cooling system, which pumps near-freezing water from Lake Ontario's deeps through the city's office-towers, eliminating 40,000 tons of CO2 pollution per annum (no word on whether there's an environmental impact to pumping the atmosphere-warmed water back into the lake).
Toronto's had centralised steam-heat for decades -- a system where steam radiators in the city's office-towers are all filled with hot vapour from the same centralised plant, a curious species of public utility that truly makes all of the office towers (which contain bitter rivals and competitors) into a single, linked, cooperative system.
The "warm" water is then cleaned and used as drinking water in Toronto, not just merely dumped back into the lake.
www.boingboing.net /2004/08/23/toronto_pumps_nearfr.html   (392 words)

 Toronto Lake Macquarie NSW Australia - information portal for community, businesses, dining out, accommodation, by ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Toronto Lake Macquarie NSW Australia - information portal for community, businesses, dining out, accommodation, by Toronto Chamber of Commerce
ocated on beautiful Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia; Toronto offers modern shopping facilities, waterfront restaurants and cafes, an 18 hole golf course, clubs, live bands every Sunday on the foreshore Rotunda 9 months of the year and markets every 3rd Sunday of the month.
Lake Macquarie is the largest saltwater lake in Australia - fishing, swimming, sailing, jet skiing, scuba diving, boat hire and lake cruises are just a few of the activities on offer.
www.torontoaustralia.com   (105 words)

 Golden Horseshoe Travel and Tourism Web Sites   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Golden Horseshoe is the area around the western end of Lake Ontario, mainly the south-central region consisting of such urban centers as Toronto, Mississauga, Oakville, Hamilton, St.
Toronto is a cosmopolitan city with many parks, recreational, and cultural facilities.
Toronto is the home of four professional sports teams and the third largest English-speaking theatre district in the world, behind New York and London.
www.aresearchguide.com /golden.html   (1508 words)

 Fish Ontario!
Whether staked-out for spring turkey or jigging lake trout through the ice, staying warm, dry, and comfortable outdoors is part of the game.
From its headwaters on the Niagara Escarpment and the glacial hills of the Oak Ridges Moraine, the Humber River turns and twists for 62 miles through rolling hills and idyllic farmland on its journey to Lake Ontario, ending in the concrete heart of Toronto.
This included monitoring Lock 19 on the Otonabee River, a major spawning area for Rice Lake walleye, radio-tagging and tracking adult fish, and checking crappie stomachs for the presence of walleye fry.
www.fishontario.com   (938 words)

 St. James' Cathedral
Each bell is named after one of the parish churches in the Deanery of St. James' which approximates the area of the old town of York.
Ten carillon style chime bells cast by Meneely of Troy, NY were taken to the top of the tower behind the large louvres and continue to be used to both chime the clock quarters and ring for services and weddings when the change ringing bells are not used.
In December 1996, four additional bells were cast and all were shipped to Toronto with their fittings.
www.stjamescathedral.on.ca /bells.asp   (2170 words)

 Toronto Fishing Charter Lake Ontario, Salmon Strike Sportfishing
Our licensed Captain and professional Toronto charter fishing boat crew is provided to bring you to the hot spots on Lake Ontario for the best fishing and boat cruise experience.
Toronto's Salmon Strike Sportfishing Charters is an official guide boat for the million dollar "Great Ontario Salmon Derby".
Our professional Toronto charter boat crew is provided to bring you to the hot spots on Lake Ontario for the best fishing and boat cruise experience.
www.salmonstrike.com   (663 words)

 Sportsman's Resource - Ontario Charter Fishing Boats
Ontario offers excellent freshwater fishing on four of the five Great Lakes, and there are many charter fishing boats that are available to take advantage of the wonderful fishing opportunities that these four Great Lakes provide.
Lake Huron has many charter fishing boats that depart from Kincardine and Meldrum Bay to give anglers some of the best opportunities to land a giant rainbow trout, brown trout, lake trout, and chinook salmon.
Lake Erie offers excellent fishing for walleye, steelhead, chinook salmon, and coho salmon, and there are several charter fishing boats available from the marinas of Erieau.
www.sportsmansresource.com /fchartersxxontario.htm   (208 words)

 Lake Simcoe Real Estate and Toronto MLS Listings
on the shore's of Lake Simcoe, is a locality comprised of approx.
No area is more than a few short blocks from the water and just about anything having to do with the lake, summer or winter, can be found and enjoyed here.
Amazingly, for a lake so close to a major city, Lake Simcoe has one of the highest fish populations of any freshwater lake on the continent.
www.lakesimcoerealestateinfo.com   (297 words)

 Bed and Breakfast accomodations on the TORONTO Lakefront
The Toronto Waterfront Trail is at your doorstep.
The sunrise over the lake is truly beautiful.
The live theatre district in Toronto is only 15 minutes by car.
www.lgscanada.com   (362 words)

 ACID RAIN. Free term papers for college, book reports and research papers. Welcome to Need Essays
Liming of lakes must be done with considerable caution and with an awareness that the aquatic ecosystem will not be restored to its original pre-acidic state even though the pH of water may have returned to more normal levels.
Acidification of a lake causes a reduction of the production of phytoplankton (which is a primary producer) as well as in the productivity of the growth of many other aquatic plants.
The lakes probably have all these poisonous chemicals in them: salts drained from urban streets, coliform bacteria from the sewage civilization plus a selection of substances such as phosphorus, polychlorinated biphenyls and heavy metals.
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 Radisson Hotels & Resorts - Radisson Plaza Hotel Admiral Toronto-Harbourfront   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Award-winning cuisine and stunning views of Toronto's harbour and islands are featured at Commodore's, a fine dining restaurant at the Hotel Toronto.
Also offering stunning Toronto views is Bosun's, a casual spot at the Hotel Toronto to enjoy drinks and light fare.
The ideal Toronto location for a variety of meetings and social events, the Hotel Toronto provides flexible, well-appointed meeting and banquet space.
www.radisson.com /torontoca_admiral   (328 words)

 AllRefer.com - Toronto, Canada (Canadian Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
2,400,000), provincial capital, S Ont., Canada, on Lake Ontario.
Toronto is the largest city in Canada and since the 1970s has been one of the fastest-changing cities in North America, experiencing an enormous growth in foreign-born residents.
In 1998, the cities of Metropolitan Toronto (Toronto, York, East York, North York, Etobicoke, and Scarborough) were merged as Toronto, instantly becoming the continent's fifth largest city.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/T/Toronto.html   (158 words)

 Fishing In Ontario: Fishing_Charters
Lake front accommodations on the beautiful shoreline in Gerogian Bay, Ontario, Canada.
Fish Lake Ontario and test your angling skill on the awesome power of a Chinook Salmon or fish Walleye on Lake Erie where the fishing is hot and the fish are great eating too!!
O'Henrys Fishing Charters - Lake Nipissing is known as the "Walleye Capital of the World".
www.fishinontario.ca /Fishing_Charters   (1895 words)

 Toronto Tourism & Travel: City of Toronto Ontario Canada
This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Toronto, featuring hotels and other accommodations, maps, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Situated along the northern shore of Lake Ontario, Toronto mirrors New York and consists of what was once five separate cities - Etobicoke, North York, York, Scarborough, Toronto and the borough of East York.
The area was annexed into the City of Toronto in 1998, but the areas are still often referred to by their former names and maintain a unique flavour.
www.toronto.worldweb.com   (488 words)

 WYD 2002 - Welcoming Ceremony - Toronto, Exhibition Place
I have imagined you on a journey, walking in the shadow of the Jubilee Cross, on this great youth pilgrimage which, moving from continent to continent, is eager to hold the whole world in a close embrace of faith and hope.
We are reminded of another lake, the Lake of Tiberias, on the shores of which the Lord Jesus made a fascinating proposal to the first disciples, some of whom were probably young like you (cf.
The Pope has come from Rome to listen again with you to Jesus' words, which still today, as was the case for the disciples on that day long ago, can set the hearts of young people aflame and motivate their whole lives.
www.vatican.va /holy_father/john_paul_ii/speeches/2002/july/documents/hf_jp-ii_spe_20020725_wyd-welcome-toronto_en.html   (524 words)

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