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Winners of the Kingston Bloom Awards Announced

Winners of the Kingston Bloom Awards Announced

| 2016/09/16

Mayor Bryan Paterson attends ceremony to present awards

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Chez Piggy Restaurant Receives OHI Gold Award

Chez Piggy Restaurant Receives OHI Gold Award

| 2016/04/22

Kingston’s own Chez Piggy restaurant was honoured last night at the 26th annual Ontario Hostelry Gold Awards in the Four Seasons Hotel Toronto. At the event, Chez Piggy owner Zoe Yanovsky and Executive Chef, Ian Arthur, received the Ontario Hostelry Institute (OHI) Gold Award for “Independant Restaurateur” . Chez Piggy was founded in 1979, when [...]

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Nominate An Outstanding Citizen for a Civic Award

Nominate An Outstanding Citizen for a Civic Award

| 2016/03/14

Nominations for the City of Kingston’s annual Civic Awards are now open to the public. The award recognizes outstanding Kingstonians for their significant contributions to the community. Civic Award winners will be honoured at the Canada Day civic ceremony on the steps of City Hall. “These awards celebrate volunteers who make Kingston great,” said Mayor [...]

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Amazon Ranks Kingston as Top 10 Most Romantic City

Amazon Ranks Kingston as Top 10 Most Romantic City

| 2016/02/02

Once again, Amazon has recognized Kingston as one of Canada’s Top 10 Most Romantic Cities. Its seventh annual ranking by was determined by compiling a year’s worth of data from the purchases of items that include romance novels and relationships books, romantic comedies, Amazon’s sexual wellness store, jewelry sales, and romantic music. Victoria, BC was [...]

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Kingston 2015 Santa Claus Parade Winners Announced

Kingston 2015 Santa Claus Parade Winners Announced

| 2015/11/23

The Santa Parade Committee has announced the award winners in this year’s Night Time Santa Parade. Mild temperatures helped swell the 2015 parade’s crowd to over 20,000 people. Featuring 55 entries, the procession culminated with a large crowd gathering in Springer Market Square to meet Santa Claus himself. He was joined by Kingston Mayor Bryan [...]

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Kingston Represented in Canada’s Walk of Fame Inductees

Kingston Represented in Canada’s Walk of Fame Inductees

| 2015/11/13

Former Kingston Residents Don Cherry and Lorne Greene Awarded

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2015 Kingston Blooms Award Winners Announced

2015 Kingston Blooms Award Winners Announced

| 2015/09/22

Awards presented in ceremony at the Cataraqui Golf and Country Club

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United Way Volunteers Receive Ontario Service Awards

United Way Volunteers Receive Ontario Service Awards

| 2015/07/03

Every year, the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship Immigration and Trade hosts receptions in communities across the province to recognize individuals for their years of continued volunteer service with not-for-profit organizations. This year, nine local United Way KFLA volunteers, who have demonstrated a long-term volunteering commitment, were recognized during a special ceremony held on Wednesday, June [...]

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Governor General Decorates Kingston Armed Forces Members

Governor General Decorates Kingston Armed Forces Members

| 2015/06/26

Meritorious Service Medals (Military Division) and Medal of Bravery presented

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Kingston Soldiers to be Invested into Order of Military Merit

Kingston Soldiers to be Invested into Order of Military Merit

| 2015/06/05

On Monday, June 8, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, will preside over an Order of Military Merit investiture ceremony at Rideau Hall, where he will bestow the honour on 2 Commanders, 8 Officers and 38 Members. The 48 Order of Military Merit recipients include two local soldiers [...]

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