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How Labour Day Began in Canada
A strike by the Toronto Typographical Union in 1872 to get working hours reduced to 58 a week eventually led to the introudction of Labour Day in Canada in 1894.
http://canadaonline.about.com/b/2012/08/23/how-labour-day-began-in-canada.htm (About Canada Online
New Ballet in the Works for Twyla Tharp
Famed American dance choreographer Twyla Tharp may be creating a brand-new ballet, in a new coproduction commissioned by the Atlanta Ballet and Royal Winnipeg Ballet companies, which will will take place in February and fall 2012, respectively.
http://performingarts.about.com/b/2011/03/24/new-ballet-in-the-works-for-twyla-tharp.htm (About Performing Arts
Quotations About Faith
Quotations About Faith: a collection. Part of a special section on inspirational and motivational quotes. Also find lists, databases, and resources for quotes and quotations.
http://quotations.about.com/cs/inspirationquotes/a/Belief10.htm (About Quotations
Halifax Harbour Photo Tour
The Halifax Harbour area is packed with shops, restaurants and attractions. You can tour ships and take a sailboat tour. On busy weekends, you can listen to street musicians and people-watch to your heart's content. Take a photo tour of Halifax's bus
http://seniortravel.about.com/od/canadatravel/ig/Halifax-Harbour-Photo-Tour/index.htm (About Senior Travel
Quotes of Love
We learn from our own experiences. Often, our experiences turn out to be the most enriching moments of our lives. Given a chance, some of us would love to share the lessons that we have learned. The love quotes given below demonstrate the romantic ex
Lilith: legendary demon or goddess in Hebrew tradition. Resources on the history of the Lilith stories.
Baby Shower Quotes
People are often unsure as to how they should wish the parents of the new baby on the occasion of a baby shower. Greetings like 'Congratulations' don't seem impressive enough, while statements like, 'So you are going to have a baby!' seem downright f