Orillia

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Orillia

(ōrĭl`ēə), town (1991 pop. 25,925), SE Ont., on Lake Couchiching. Manufactures include industrial machinery, household appliances, and industrial rubber products. It is also a summer resort. A monument to Champlain, erected in 1925, commemorates his explorations. Canadian humorist Stephen Leacock had a summer home there.
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Hydro One Incorporated, a fully owned subsidiary of Hydro One Limited, has received a decision from the Ontario Energy Board upholding its decision to deny the company's proposed acquisition of Orillia Power Distribution Corporation from the City of Orillia, Ontario.
"A caring store attracts like-minded customers who care about the community," says John Locke, owner of Orillia Home Hardware Building Centre in Orillia, Ontario.
In 1979, Antonio Scopelliti, an Italian immigrant who spoke almost no English, shot and killed two unarmed 17-year-old boys he believed were attempting to rob his Orillia, Ontario convenience store and gas bar.
When I operated an independent bookstore in Orillia, Ontario, from which I recently retired, a group of young exchange students from Japan came in to ask me who Orillia's most famous author was in their quest to learn more about their host city.
I have lived in Orillia, Ontario for my entire life with my two sisters and one brother.
Accutrac's Canadian division is headquartered in Orillia, Ontario. Accutrac's newest addition, Accutrac Capital ITC Inc.
Following fatal fires at Orillia, Ontario, and Saguenay, Quebec, retirement homes in 2009, CCMPA questioned Ontario's building codes and whether they were doing enough to protect citizens.
"Basically Cowboy Steak is a goof-proof steak," said Gregg Oakley, sales and marketing manager at Orillia, Ontario, Canada-based Leadbetter Foods.
I am indebted to Wayne Burkholder of Orillia, Ontario, grandson of Harry Lawson, for providing me with the portrait of the Executive.
Robert Turnbull, Orillia, Ontario, Canada, died Feb.