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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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Dan Aykroyd Wines Awarded at Canadian Wine Championships

Dan Aykroyd Wines Awarded at Canadian Wine Championships

| 2015/06/03

Two of Dan Aykroyd’s Diamond Estate wines were recently awarded at the 2015 All Canadian Wine Championships held in Prince Edward County, Ontario. It was the 35th anniversary for the three day event, which featured a record 1356 entries from 237 wineries, meaderies and cideries that were critiqued by a panel of 19 judges. The [...]

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Lake Ontario Park Revitalization Wins Design Award

Lake Ontario Park Revitalization Wins Design Award

| 2015/03/20

The work to revitalize Lake Ontario Park has been awarded a regional citation by the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA), which has announced its 2015 Awards of Excellence winners. The awards recognize the best in Canadian landscape architecture and the projects that define the places we live, work and play. The Scott Wentworth Landscape [...]

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Kingston Mayor Paterson Honoured by City of Watertown

Kingston Mayor Paterson Honoured by City of Watertown

| 2015/03/05

On Wednesday, Kingston Mayor Bryan Paterson was honoured by his counterpart in Watertown, NY. According to local media, Paterson spoke to members of the Noon Rotary during their luncheon at the Italian-American Civic Association. Following his address – where he talked about Kingston’s own Sir John A. Macdonald, Canada’s first prime minister – Paterson was [...]

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Gov’t Awards $8.1 Million for Kingston Graphene Production

Gov’t Awards $8.1 Million for Kingston Graphene Production

| 2015/02/20

Funds to automate Grafoid’s production of low-cost, high-purity MesoGraf graphene

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Kingston Ranked in Top 10 Most Romantic Cities in Canada

Kingston Ranked in Top 10 Most Romantic Cities in Canada

| 2015/02/04

Amazon.ca has once again announced its list of Canada’s Top 20 Most Romantic Cities, with Kingston once again cracking the Top 10 list for the year. Their sixth annual ranking by was determined by comparing a full year’s worth of sales data, from January 1, 2014 to January 1, 2015, on a per capita basis [...]

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Bryan Adams to Receive Humanitarian Spirit Award At Canadian Music Week

Bryan Adams to Receive Humanitarian Spirit Award At Canadian Music Week

| 2015/02/01

Singer to receive the Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award during the Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Awards

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City & Utilities Kingston Receive National Health and Safety Award

City & Utilities Kingston Receive National Health and Safety Award

| 2014/09/16

The Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE) have honoured the City and Utilities Kingston with a national Recognition of Excellence award for Outstanding Achievement. The award, announced yesterday at the Safety Leadership conference in Calgary, recognized the success of Kingston’s annual Safety Days event, which is hosted by both the City and Utilities Kingston to [...]

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