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  FIFA.com - Toronto
Toronto is a metropolis, but an intimate one, filled with history and ethnic diversity.
Toronto enjoys a much more moderate climate than most areas in Canada due to its southerly location which is tempered by the effects of Lake Ontario.
Toronto's brand-new 20,000-seater is home to Toronto FC of MLS and Canada's national teams.
www.fifa.com /u20worldcup/destination/cities/city=4979/index.html   (265 words)

  
 4 Hotel Reservations Toronto - Accoomodation in Toronto
Toronto is a great city to live and work in, or just to visit.
Toronto is also in the midst of restructuring its municipal government, in one of the most ambitious undertakings of its kind anywhere.
Toronto’s most exclusive retail district is located in the Bloor/Yorkville area.
www.4hotelreservationstoronto.com   (420 words)

  
  Welcome to Toronto! Toronto City Guide & Information
Toronto is a clean, safe, cosmopolitan city with a wonderful network of 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.
Toronto introduces the 647 area code in March 2001 and will require local 10-digit dialing for all telephone calls within the Toronto area.
www.math.toronto.edu /toronto   (234 words)

  
  Toronto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Toronto's population is 2,481,494 (2001 Census), and the population of the Toronto Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) is estimated at 5,304,100 in 2005 (Statistics Canada).
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.
Toronto is home to a number of educational institutions, including the largest university in Canada, the University of Toronto, which has a student population of more than 60,000 across three campuses (one downtown, one in Scarborough, and another in Mississauga).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Toronto   (8082 words)

  
 Toronto - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Toronto   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The expansion of the city gained impetus from the completion of the Erie Canal in 1825, the arrival of the railway in the mid-19th century, and the discovery of vast mineral deposits to the northwest at the beginning of the 20th century.
Toronto University (1827), the Ontario College of Art (1876), York University (1959), and Ryerson Polytechnic University (1992) are the main centres of higher education.
Queenston, at which place the steamboats start for Toronto (or I should rather say at which place they call, for their wharf is at Lewiston, on the opposite shore), is situated in a delicious valley, through which the Niagara river, in colour a very deep green, pursues its course.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Toronto   (953 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Toronto
John Walsh, second archbishop, born at Mooncoin, County Kilkenn, Ireland, 23 May, 1830, was ordained for the Diocese of Toronto of which he was vicar-general when appointed Bishop of Sandwich in 1867.
The city of Toronto has a [1912] population of 376,240 (about 45,000 Catholics), and is an educational and commercial centre.
TEFFY (ed.), Jubilee Volume of the Archdiocese of Toronto (Toronto, 1892); HARRIS, The Catholic Church in the Niagara Peninsula (Toronto, 1895); ROBERTSON, Landmarks of Toronto, 4th ser.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14781d.htm   (1385 words)

  
 Toronto EMS - The largest Emergency Medical Service in Canada
Toronto EMS is the sole licensee providing ambulance services within the city of Toronto, and provides 24-hour pre-hospital emergency and non-emergency care and transportation to and between hospitals for individuals experiencing injury or illness.
Toronto EMS encourages all City of Toronto staff and members of the general public to support our efforts, in partnership with Tamil Emergency Medical Service, to collect new baby items such as diapers, baby powder, baby blankets, etc. for the most vulnerable victims of the tsunami in Sri Lanka.
Toronto EMS paramedics volunteer their personal time to this charity by assisting with the collection of donated materials and supplies to accompanying missions to the Third World.
www.toronto.ca /ems   (1270 words)

  
 Portugal Village, Toronto - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Portugal Village, Toronto   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Portugal Village is a colourful inner city neighbourhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
This is the heartland of Toronto's large Portuguese community (mostly originally from the Azores and Madeira islands), and many local Portuguese-Canadian businesses are located along Dundas Street West.
The college building, which was completed in 1852, stood roughly at the centre of the park, and remained there for just over 100 years.
www.encyclopedia-glossary.com /en/Portugal-Village-Toronto.html   (323 words)

  
 Canadian Relocation Systems, Toronto, Ontario Canada
Toronto has a current population of 4.4 million people.The city has become a Mega city called GTA(Greater Toronto Area) by merging several municipalities into one.
Toronto has lots of entertainment: jazz in June; experimental theater, folk art, Shakespeare, and neighborhood feasts in July; music and dance in August; film and arts in September.
Toronto is the fourth largest financial centre in North America and includes the head offices of Canada's major banks and many of the country's top companies.
www.relocatecanada.com /toronto   (224 words)

  
 The Stock Market, Canadian Stock Exchange | TSX Group
Kevin Sheedy is currently in Toronto to get a firsthand look at the development of Australian Rules Football in Canada.
Toronto Stock Exchange Stats for the Month of September 2007
October and November 2007 - Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver and Montreal
www.tsx.com   (431 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: toronto   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Toronto Vacations Compare prices, read user reviews of hotels and search for travel deals to Toronto.
Toronto theatre listings, Toronto theatre, Toronto entertainment … Torontowide.com, an exploration of the city of Toronto, Canada, through the medium...
Toronto Singles Events and Adventures Events, tours and international travel club for busy Toronto single professionals.
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 Toronto Buildings, Real Estate, Architecture, Skyscrapers and Construction Database
With over 6 million people in the metropolitan area Toronto is Downtown Canada, the biggest city in the country with the skyline to match.
More than 200 years ago, the banks of Lake Ontario were known to the Huron people as Toronto, a word in their language that meant "meeting place." In 1793, British settlers named the town that had sprung up, York.
Hardly anyone fails to mention its multiethnicity, but more and more people are discovering new adjectives for Toronto, one of only thee cities in the world without a dominant ethnic or cultural group.
www.emporis.com /en/wm/ci/?id=100993   (314 words)

  
 CBC Toronto
Toronto mayor warns city can't handle refugee influx
Concerns that hundreds of would-be refugee claimants from Mexico may arriving in Toronto over the next few months have Mayor David Miller worried about the pressure on the city's social services, especially its emergency shelters.
Toronto live stream will return as soon as possible.
www.cbc.ca /toronto   (396 words)

  
 --Toronto Port Authority--
On the doorstep of a third of the Canadian market -learn about the Port of Toronto ...
We maintain a paved facility of over 50 acres, adjacent to downtown Toronto.
Reflections of Toronto Harbour  - 200 Years of Port and Waterfront history by Ted Wickson is now available for purchase online
www.torontoport.com   (174 words)

  
 PRIDE WEEK 2008 | Pride Toronto
Pride Week in Toronto is one of the largest Prides in the world, and one of the three largest Prides in North America.
An integral part of Canada’s history as an open and diverse society, Pride week in Toronto is a one-of-a-kind event.
Pride Toronto has been in existence, in various forms, since the late 1970s and annually since 1981.
www.pridetoronto.com   (303 words)

  
 Toronto Police Service :: To Serve and Protect
Friday, September 28, 2007 - 03:04 PM From calypso to jazz to pop tunes, the grand lobby of Service headquarters resonated with music courtesy of visiting Bahamian officers.
Thursday, September 27, 2007 - 03:46 PM Service members proved worthy idols as they sang their way into the hearts of the community to raise money for a good cause.
The Central Joint Health & Safety Committee, comprised of members from the Toronto Police Services Board, the Toronto Police Service and the Toronto Police Association, is partnering with the Municipal Health & Safety Association to increase awareness with respect to health and safety in the workplace for all of its members.
www.torontopolice.on.ca   (224 words)

  
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In The Village and out, Toronto’s an open-minded, welcoming place.
Toronto is set to host the venerable battle between the 2007 titans of the CFL.
legal copyright © 2006 The Toronto Convention and Visitors Association.
www.torontotourism.com   (180 words)

  
 toronto.com, Toronto Restaurants, Events, Hotels, Attractions, Shopping, Movies, Bars, Clubs, Guides & more
Learn the tricks of the trade and make your home a greener place to be at the 22nd annual International Home Show.
Find out what's happening in and around the city, for kids of all ages, this Halloween.
Toronto is a fantastic city all year round, but especially great in the fall when the theatres, performing arts centres and galleries open their doors to a new season of work.
www.toronto.com   (225 words)

  
 Current local time in Toronto - Ontario - Canada
Current local time in Toronto - Ontario - Canada
When can I call/have a meeting with someone in Toronto?
Show time difference between Toronto time and other time zones
www.timeanddate.com /worldclock/city.html?n=250   (262 words)

  
 The Weather Network - City Weather - Toronto, Ontario
It's a great day to look for a new job in Toronto.
We don't expect any precipitation from Sunday Morning to Sunday Overnight.
If severe weather is happening in your area call our Stormline: 1-800-463-9463
www.theweathernetwork.com /weather/cities/can/pages/CAON0696.htm   (85 words)

  
 TorontoSun.com
Now that's what a Saturday night in Toronto is all about!
See the correct answer in tomorrow's Toronto Sun.
Proprietor and Publisher - Sun Media (Toronto) Corporation, 333 King St. E., Toronto, ON, M5A 3X5
www.torontosun.com   (260 words)

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