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  Archives of Ontario
The Archives of Ontario is delighted to have acquired another miniature on ivory painted by Anne Langton.
The Archives of Ontario is pleased to announce the acquisition of two new miniatures on ivory by Anne Langton.
Ontario is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world.
www.archives.gov.on.ca /english/index.html   (1930 words)

  
  CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Ontario
Ontario is covered by a network of railways, principally operated by the Grand Trunk, the Canadian Pacific, and the Canadian Northern.
Ontario, Essex, Nipissing, and Algoma, are French Canadians: the remainder principally of Irish descent.
Ontario courts recognize a foreign divorce only where it is valid according to the law of the state in which it is obtained, and the husband had at the
www.newadvent.org /cathen/11254a.htm   (2704 words)

  
  Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ontario is the most populous and second-largest in area of Canada's ten provinces.
Ontario is bounded on the north by Hudson Bay and James Bay, on the east by Quebec, on the west by Manitoba, and on the south by the American states of Minnesota, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York.
Ontario's right to Northwestern Ontario was determined by the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council in 1884 and confirmed by the Canada (Ontario Boundary) Act, 1889 of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ontario   (3074 words)

  
 Ontario, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is the home of Ontario International Airport and the huge Ontario Mills shopping mall (one of the largest in Southern California and the largest in the Inland Empire and one of the largest in North America).
The area that is now Ontario was probably part of the lands used for hunting and foraging by the nomadic Tongva (Gabrieleño) Indians, who were known to roam as far east as the western San Bernardino Mountains.
Ontario was incorporated as a city in 1891, and North Ontario broke away in 1910, calling itself Upland.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ontario,_California   (1176 words)

  
 Ontario real estate, Canada Real Estate Directory
Ontario is the second largest of Canada’s ten provinces in area and the largest in terms of population.
Ontario varied landscape includes the vast, rocky and mineral-rich Canadian Shield, which separates the fertile farmland in the south and the grassy lowlands of the north.
It is on Lake Ontario at the mouth of the St. Lawrence River and at the southern terminus of the Rideau Canal.
www.real-estate-2000.com /ontario.htm   (3628 words)

  
 There’s more to discover in Ontario: Welcome to Ontario
Welcome to Ontario where you’ll discover unparalleled diversity with more than one million square kilometres (386,102 square miles) of land, 400,000 lakes, rivers and streams, 12 million residents, 80 cultures, and a history spanning thousands of years.
Ontario is divided into seven regions, each with its own distinct characteristics, experiences, attractions and festivals.
Boasting a dazzling array of over 3,000 festivals, fairs and special events, Ontario is bound to have something to ignite and excite your imagination.
uk.ontariotravel.net   (328 words)

  
 Ontario travel guide - Wikitravel
Ontario [1] is the most populous and second-largest province of Canada, home to the Canadian capital city of Ottawa, as well as Ontario's own capital Toronto, Canada's largest city.
Ontario is bordered by the province of Quebec to the east, by the Great Lakes region of the United States to the south, by Manitoba to the west and by Hudson and James Bays to the north.
Marie, Michigan to Sault Ste Marie, Ontario; Port Huron, Michigan to Sarnia, Ontario; Detroit, Michigan to Windsor, Ontario; Buffalo, NY to Fort Erie, Ontario; Niagara Falls, NY to Niagara Falls, Ontario; Wolfe Island to Lansdowne; Massena to Cornwall
wikitravel.org /en/Ontario   (2020 words)

  
 Ontario Provision @ NaturalResearch.org (Natural Research)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Although both rebellions were crushed, the British government sent Lord Durham to investigate the causes of the unrest.
Beginning with Sir 's the National Policy (1879) and the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway (1875-1885) through Northern Ontario and the Prairies to British Columbia, Ontario manufacturing and industry flourished.
In July 1912, the Conservative government of Sir issued Regulation 17 which severely limited the availability of French-language schooling to the province's French-speaking minority.
www.naturalresearch.org /encyclopedia/Ontario   (2291 words)

  
 Ontario Debt Reduction in Repayment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Ontario DRR program is available to borrowers who have exhausted all available periods of interest relief and have been out of school for at least five years.
If you received Ontario Student Loans Interest Relief for the 12 months prior to the date of your DRR application, you are required to provide proof of income for only the month prior to the month of the DRR application.
Ontario DRR payments to reduce your Ontario Student Loan are not paid directly to you.
osap.gov.on.ca /eng/not_secure/DRR.htm   (1382 words)

  
 Ontario Travel Guide | Travel Information Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ontario is Canada's most populous Province, and denotes this through the sheer size and energy of its two cities (one the Federal capital, the other the Provincial capital), Ottawa and Toronto.
The far north and west of Ontario is a largely uninhabited wilderness of lakes, swamps and forests.
Ontario is also a Province of water, containing four of the five 'Great Lakes' of North America.
www.worldtravelguide.net /country/214/country_guide/North-America/Ontario.html   (269 words)

  
 Great Lakes: Lake Ontario
Lake Ontario is the last of the chain of Great Lakes that straddle the Canada/United States border.
Lake Ontario is the smallest of the Great Lakes, with a surface area of 18,960 km2 (7,340 square miles), but it has the highest ratio of watershed area to lake surface area.
Habitat: Lake Ontario offshore and nearshore zones and surrounding tributary, wetland, and upland habitats shall be of sufficient quality and quantity to support ecosystem objectives for the health, productivity, and distribution of plants and animals in and adjacent to Lake Ontario.
www.epa.gov /glnpo/ontario.html   (427 words)

  
 Ontario
The arms of Ontario were widely used on flags, for, as they composed part of the official composite badge of the country before Canadian arms were granted in 1921, they appeared on the Governor General's flag, the Canadian Blue and Red Ensigns, as well as the flag of Ontario's Lieutenant Governor.
On April 14, 1965 a red ensign with the shield of the arms Ontario on the fly was adopted as the provincial flag by an act of the legislature.
The floral emblem of Ontario, the trillium, occurs with sufficient frequency on the governmental flags of the province that it deserves a separate discussion.
fraser.cc /FlagsCan/Provinces/Ontario.html   (2538 words)

  
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 Ontario OUT OF DOORS | Fish Ontario - Home
The summer of 2006 was hot and dry in much of Ontario.
Along Lake Superior, freestone streams where coaster brook trout, coho salmon, and steelhead spawn were incredibly low due to summer drought.
TOURISM operators in northwestern Ontario want to know why the Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) has been refusing to allow many American fishing/hunting tourists entry into Canada.
www.fishontario.com   (126 words)

  
 TheStar.com - Ontario
Dazzling, according to the recent announcement that a massive electricity "farm" is to be built near Sarnia.The project is to contain 1 million solar panels and cover 365 hectares.
Ontario’s welfare and disability support system is so badly broken, it’s impossible for people living on it to pay the rent, eat and take care of themselves, anti-poverty groups say.
Crane and heavy equipment operators in Ontario are scheduled to walk off the job just after midnight Wednesday after rejecting the offer put forward by their contractors.
www.thestar.com /ontario   (651 words)

  
 What's New? :: PSAC Ontario   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Ontario Region was represented by 14 delegates and observers who listened to featured speakers, debated resolutions and elected representatives to the National Equal Opportunities Committee.
As an REVP, Halabecki chairs the PSAC Ontario Region Council and is responsible for activities in the region including the union’s participation in the Ontario Federation of Labour.
Ontario Federation of Labour President Wayne Samuelson will be addressing the convention and talking about Ontario’s role in a federal election widely expected later this spring.
www.psac-afpc.org /ontario   (7403 words)

  
 Welcome to Ontario, Oregon
Ontario is also in the area known as Oregon's Western Treasure Valley.
Ontario is close to the Leslie Gulch-Succor Creek National Back Country Byway.
The Four Rivers Cultural Center, in the heart of Ontario, is named for the four rivers that converge in the western Treasure Valley.
www.el.com /to/ontario   (485 words)

  
 Travel Tips
With Toronto's Pearson International Airport serving more than 28 million passengers each year, and with 15 border crossings shared with the U.S., Ontario is easily accessible to international travellers by road, rail and water from the United States.
Ontario is accessible by planes, trains, buses, cars and ferries.
Know all about licence requirements, speed limits, winter driving and auto clubs if you are planning to drive in Ontario.
www.2ontario.com /traveltips   (248 words)

  
 Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care - Public Information - Ontario Health Insurance (OHIP)
A resident of Ontario must have a health card to show that he or she is entitled to health care services paid for by OHIP.
Most of your Ontario health benefits are covered across Canada.The province or territory you are visiting will usually bill the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care directly for hospital and physician services.
Ontario residents are eligible for provincially funded health coverage (OHIP).
www.health.gov.on.ca /english/public/program/ohip/ohip_mn.html   (296 words)

  
 Ontario's Mob - Government cultivating addicts
Let us get one thing straight, the actions of the Ontario Government is not just to generate enough revenue to cover the cost of addiction to the tax payer but to behave like a dope dealer and take the addicts for all for all they have got!
A drunk driver is the responsibility of the booze companies and the Ontario Government, just as the tobacco companies were held responsible for their damage.
The only responsible thing for them to do is to make the casinos more entertaining by making sure their citizens have a reasonable chance to win instead of taking them to the cleaners for all they have got as they are doing now.
www.geocities.com /wdauction   (816 words)

  
 Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration: Home
The Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration is committed to the full participation of all people living in Ontario - so that they enjoy the richness and benefits of life in the province and contribute to their communities.
March 7, 2006 – TORONTO – The McGuinty government is launching an immigration website to welcome Ontario’s newcomers, and give them the information they need to start their new lives here, Ontario Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Mike Colle announced today.
May 3, 2006 – TORONTO – The McGuinty government is improving health care for Ontario families by investing $45 million this year in an innovative strategy designed to ensure the right supply and mix of health care professionals, Health and Long-Term Care Minister George Smitherman announced today.
www.citizenship.gov.on.ca /english   (518 words)

  
 Certified General Accountants of Ontario - Home Page
This year marks the 15th anniversary of Skills for Change’s New Pioneers Dinner, with the Certified General Accountants of Ontario being the proud sponsor of its Graduate Award.
Employers and job seekers continue to praise CGA Ontario’s enhanced employment referral service introduced last year.
If you require assistance with your accounting and financial needs, search CGA Ontario's free accountant referral service system for contact information on CGAs in your area.
www.cga-ontario.org   (349 words)

  
 Ontario (Canada)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The flag of Ontario was established 'An Act to provide a Provincial Flag for Ontario (The Flag Act 1965)', which "assented to" on 14 April, received Royal Approval on 11 May, proclaimed on 13 May (published in 'The Ontario Gazette of 15th May) and came into effect on 21 May 1965.
In Ontario, it is customary for the Standard to fly at all times immediately outside the official entrance to the Lieutenant Governor's Suite at Queen's Park.
The flag used by the Legislative Assembly of Ontario (LAO) is derived from the Coat of Arms of the LAO and as far as I am able to assess, it is very close to being a banner of arms.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/ca-on.html   (1255 words)

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