Monthly Archives: May 2014

Happy Victoria Day

Today, May 19th 2014, is Victoria Day in Canada.  This is a public holiday for most of us. While many consider Victoria Day to be the ‘unofficial’ start of summer, it is actually to celebrate the first Monarch of the … Continue reading

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2014 NHL Conference Finals

The NHL’s Eastern and Western Conference Semi-finals have now concluded and we are ready for the Conference Finals to begin tonight. This is the first time since the 1979 playoffs that three Original Six teams have qualified for the Conference … Continue reading

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Farley Mowat Passes Away

Famed author, and World War II veteran, Farley Mowat has passed away at the tender age of 92. Farley Mowat was commissioned into the Canadian Army during the Second World War, serving on the front lines including in Italy.  He … Continue reading

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2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs 2nd Round

We have now finished the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs and have seen eight teams eliminated from postseason action. Tonight, the Conference Semi-Finals in the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs with the Montreal Canadiens hosting the defending Eastern … Continue reading

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