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Let’s still not call it “Simcoe Day” .. Ontario remains a bigger place in a better Canada now (whatever Stephen Harper may say)

Jul 30th, 2011 | By | Category: In Brief

Last year the civic holiday held on the first Monday of August — in various Canadian provinces and territories — fell on Monday, August 2. On the same day the Toronto Star published an article arguing that: “Today is Simcoe Day in Toronto, a holiday named in honour of the first lieutenant-governor of Upper Canada, […]