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College finds home for French-language program in Toronto (8/02)

The Centennial College Centre for Creative Communications on Carlaw Avenue in Toronto will be the new home of Collège Boréal new French language career education and training program.

Workers riled by contract awarding (8/02)

By Ian Ross The awarding of a $17.3-million contract to a southern Ontario company to rebuild Sudbury’s David Street pumping station has riled some individuals in the construction trades community.

North's ISP giant involved in takeover (8/02)

One of Northern Ontario's largest Internet service providers and Web-hosting companies has been purchased by Persona Communications Inc.

Greater Sudbury new home construction continues upswing (8/02)

Single-detached housing starts for the City of Greater Sudbury continue on an upswing, with year-to-date totals to July 46 per cent ahead of last year's figures. Canada Mortage and Housing Corp.

Sudbury housing boom continues (8/02)

Sudbury housing starts remained strong through July with 39 new single-detached units, establishing a ten-year high for that month according to figures released by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).

Hospital revamps Web site (8/02)

As part of the continuing efforts to improve communication, the Hopital regional de Sudbury Regional Hospital has launched a new and improved Web site ( ).

Round-the-clock online tendering service launched (8/02)

Vendors submitting tenders to the City of Greater Sudbury can take advantage of the city's new online service, which also provides free downloading of tender and quotation packages for city contracts.

Mining company stakes further claims in Sudbury basin (8/02)

URSA Major Minerals Inc., a Toronto mining firm, has staked additional claims in the Sudbury area, hiking their number of mining claims to 308.

Tourism partnerships encouraged (12/02)

By GIANNI UBRIACO Extending from Port Severn to Killarney and hidden among 30,000 small islands and countless inland lakes lies Georgian Bay. Georgian Bay is approximately 190 kilometres long and 80 kilometres wide with a maximum depth of 165 metres.

Science North markets film as leadership tool (12/02)

By GIANNI UBRIACO In 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton and his crew of 28 men embarked on an exploration of the Antarctic, but their voyage of travel turned out to be a struggle to survive as they encountered various problems along the way.