To be selected during the Society’s 150th anniversary year can make it an even more special occasion. This year’s five honourees, with their many contributions, have helped shape the society in every conceivable way. The distinguished list includes Scott Williams, Robert Murray, Tom MacIsaac, Leo MacDonald and Iain Boyd.

Operating revenues increased $78 million, or 66 percent, to $198 million, compared to the second quarter of 2014. The increase was primarily a result of the acquisition of the television and radio stations in the Journal and Granite transactions (collectively the “acquired stations”) as well as increases in retransmission revenue. Revenue from the acquired stations accounted for approximately $72 million of operating revenues in 2015 and $1.2 million in 2014..

For those of you who despair of ever giving up smoking my story is proof that eventually you can stop. With my weak willpower it took a lot of attempts using different methods to stop but eventually I found the way that works best for me and that was electronic cigarettes. I used them to gradually get rid of my nicotine addiction and I don’t smoke anything now nor am I addicted to anything..

An analysis of blood samples collected from 203 camels across Saudi Arabia in 2013 found 150, or 74%, had antibodies to the MERS coronavirus, indicating past infection. Nasal swabs and rectal specimens revealed that genetic sequences of MERS CoV from active infection in camels matched those found in humans. The rate of camels with active MERS CoV infection varied widely by region, ranging from 66% of camels in Taif in the west to none in Gizan in the southwest.

Teaching was a very rewarding career and now in retirement I am still being rewarded. Having seen so many students develop physically, intellectually, socially and become responsible, successful adults is a priceless gift to me. I enjoy hearing about the paths their lives have taken.

Sometimes this worked and sometimes it didn’t. The problem was, there was no guarantee that I was going to answer the phone. I worked in an office with ten other loan officers, if I stepped away from my desk, they would end up in my voice mailbox, or if the phone went unanswered, the potential customer would hang up.It is pointless to go into further detail, I think you get the picture, the live transfer at times could be a mess.

Years in a row he had taken a ball to the head and they had to reconstruct his face. He comes here and I remember thinking, got to throw at him. They came right out and threw at his head and I knew it was coming. The Community Report on Racism and Discrimination, released on Jan. 25, is based on random telephone interviews conducted with 500 people and identical online surveys completed by 1,141 people. The report is designed to draw attention and to promote the tracking of performance related data in order to measure progress in the future..