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Local Leaders Recognized with Attorney General’s Victim Services Awards

Local Leaders Recognized with Attorney General’s Victim Services Awards

| 2014/04/11

Twenty individuals have been named as recipients of the 2014 Attorney General’s Victim Services Awards of Distinction, including four community leaders from the Kingston region. According to the Ministry of the Attorney General website, the award recognizes “the exceptional achievement of dedicated professionals and volunteers in the field of victim services. They also acknowledge the [...]

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Kingston Hydro Wins Ontario Conservation Award

Kingston Hydro Wins Ontario Conservation Award

| 2014/04/03

Award recognizes provincial leadership in energy & water conservation

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United Way Volunteer Centre Celebrates Volunteerism in KFL&A

United Way Volunteer Centre Celebrates Volunteerism in KFL&A

| 2014/03/26

Six local volunteers will get the chance to take a well-deserved bow when the United Way Volunteer Centre hands out ‘Volunteers Grow Community’ awards at a special reception on Monday, April 7th, from 4-6 p.m. in Memorial Hall, City Hall, 216 Ontario Street, Kingston. The celebration will help mark National Volunteer Week which takes place [...]

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Kingston Shines in MoneySense Magazine’s Annual Ratings

Kingston Shines in MoneySense Magazine’s Annual Ratings

| 2014/03/14

City rated among best places to live in Canada

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City Calls for Nominations for Volunteer Civic Awards

City Calls for Nominations for Volunteer Civic Awards

| 2014/02/28

Kingston’s Mayor and Council are calling for nominations for the 2014 Civic Awards for Youth Volunteerism and the 2014 First Capital Distinguished Citizen/Honourable Achievement Awards. These awards will be celebrated at the City of Kingston’s Canada Day ceremony on the steps of City Hall on July 1. “Volunteers play a significant role in our community, [...]

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First-Ever Family Advocacy Award Winner Announced

First-Ever Family Advocacy Award Winner Announced

| 2014/02/14

In honour of Family Day this Monday, the recipient of the first annual Family Advocacy Award was named by Family and Children’s Services of Frontenac, Lennox and Addington. Newburgh Community Christmas Concert was announced as this year’s award winner for their work in helping children at Christmas. The community group has been putting on its [...]

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Queen’s University Alumni Nominated for JUNO Award

Queen’s University Alumni Nominated for JUNO Award

| 2014/02/11

Splash’N Boots nominated for Children’s Album of the Year

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Kingston Named International Top 7 Intelligent Community

Kingston Named International Top 7 Intelligent Community

| 2014/01/24

Kingston has been named as one of the top seven most intelligent communities in the world by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) based out of New York City. “This is a tremendous recognition for Kingston,” said Mayor Mark Gerretsen. “To be selected as a Top 7 intelligent community out of 400 globally speaks to our [...]

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Kingston Named Happiest City in Canada

Kingston Named Happiest City in Canada

| 2014/01/13

Kingstonians have bigger smiles and smile more often than all other Canadian cities, according to Jetpac City Guides. Jetpac processed images posted to photo social messaging app Instagram to determine the happiest city in Canada. Millions of faces in over 100 million photos were analyzed. First they counted smiles, then they judged the size of [...]

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Yellow Door Campaign Receives Tourism Advertising Award

Yellow Door Campaign Receives Tourism Advertising Award

| 2013/11/26

Kingston Accommodation Partners awarded Tourism Advertising Award of Excellence

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