Ajax

NFL dream drives Nathan Shepherd from factory job to Jets - ESPN (press release) (blog)

Ajax, Ont - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 09:36

ESPN (press release) (blog)

NFL dream drives Nathan Shepherd from factory job to Jets
ESPN (press release) (blog)
Shepherd grew up in hockey country in Ajax, Ontario -- suburban Toronto -- but football became his sport. He was a 205-pound high school linebacker who got by on tenacity, and it was good enough to land a roster spot at Simon Fraser University, outside ...

Categories: Ajax

NFL dream drives Nathan Shepherd from factory job to Jets - ESPN (blog)

Ajax, Ont - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 09:33

ESPN (blog)

NFL dream drives Nathan Shepherd from factory job to Jets
ESPN (blog)
Shepherd grew up in hockey country in Ajax, Ontario -- suburban Toronto -- but football became his sport. He was a 205-pound high school linebacker who got by on tenacity, and it was good enough to land a roster spot at Simon Fraser University, outside ...

Categories: Ajax

Jets Sign 3rd-Round Pick Nathan Shepherd - newyorkjets.com

Ajax, Ont - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 14:21

newyorkjets.com

Jets Sign 3rd-Round Pick Nathan Shepherd
newyorkjets.com
Shepherd (6'4", 315) grew up in Ajax, Ontario, Canada, and began his college football career at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, the only NCAA-affiliated school north of the border, in 2011. Financial issues forced him to leave school two ...
Jets Sign Nathan ShepherdGang Green Nation (blog)

all 17 news articles »
Categories: Ajax

MEDIA ADVISORY: Urgent – Healthcare – Ajax, Oshawa, Bowmanville - “Time to Rebuild” - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Ajax, Ont - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 13:52

GlobeNewswire (press release)

MEDIA ADVISORY: Urgent – Healthcare – Ajax, Oshawa, Bowmanville - “Time to Rebuild”
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Ontario Health Coalition pre-election tour in Friday, May 18. ATTENTION: ASSIGNMENT EDITOR. TORONTO, May 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Health care is at the top of the polls in the Ontario election. But is what the parties are saying really going to ...

Categories: Ajax

Track And Field/Cross Country Announces Signees - Memphis Official Athletic Site

Ajax, Ont - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 16:35

Track And Field/Cross Country Announces Signees
Memphis Official Athletic Site
Ajax, Ontario/Ajax High School. Placed 44th in the women's junior division of 2017 Canadian Cross Country Championships (Greater Uxbridge Road Runners); Finished ninth in the youth girls race at the 2016 Athletics Canada National Cross Country ...

Categories: Ajax

Track And Field/Cross Country Announces Signees - Memphis Official Athletic Site

Ajax, Ont - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 16:35

Track And Field/Cross Country Announces Signees
Memphis Official Athletic Site
Ajax, Ontario/Ajax High School. Placed 44th in the women's junior division of 2017 Canadian Cross Country Championships (Greater Uxbridge Road Runners); Finished ninth in the youth girls race at the 2016 Athletics Canada National Cross Country ...

Categories: Ajax

Beat Break: T-Minus Shares the Story Behind His 5 Biggest Songs - DJBooth

Ajax, Ont - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 10:54

DJBooth

Beat Break: T-Minus Shares the Story Behind His 5 Biggest Songs
DJBooth
After co-producing Drake's debut single “Replacement Girl” in 2007, the Ajax, Ontario native developed a distinctly synth-heavy, melody-driven sound that spawned hits for some of the biggest names in music, including Kendrick Lamar (“Swimming Pools”), ...

Categories: Ajax

How former college walk-on and ex-bouncer became an NFL draft pick, with assist from Nate Burleson - Yahoo Sports

Ajax, Ont - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 15:20

Yahoo Sports

How former college walk-on and ex-bouncer became an NFL draft pick, with assist from Nate Burleson
Yahoo Sports
Near the door of a dimly lit nightclub just outside Vancouver, the barrel-chested 20-year-old kept peppering the NFL player with questions. What does it take to make it to the league? What advice can you give me? Do you really think I can make it, too?

Categories: Ajax

Ajax, Ont. hit with 2.4 magnitude earthquake - Globalnews.ca

Ajax, Ont - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 12:56

Globalnews.ca

Ajax, Ont. hit with 2.4 magnitude earthquake
Globalnews.ca
AJAX, Ont. – The federal government says a small earthquake lightly shook the ground in part of southern Ontario Tuesday afternoon. READ MORE: Potentially huge losses from future earthquakes in Eastern Canada: study. Earthquakes Canada says the ...

Categories: Ajax

Bowles Details Some Jets Storylines Ahead - New York Jets - newyorkjets.com

Ajax, Ont - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 12:06

newyorkjets.com

Bowles Details Some Jets Storylines Ahead - New York Jets
newyorkjets.com
Head Coach Touches on Nathan Shepherd, Christian Hackenberg, Jeremy Bates & Kacy Rodgers II.

and more »
Categories: Ajax

Magnitude 2.4 earthquake hits near Ajax, Ont. - CBC.ca

Ajax, Ont - Tue, 05/08/2018 - 20:14

CBC.ca

Magnitude 2.4 earthquake hits near Ajax, Ont.
CBC.ca
A small earthquake was detected beneath Lake Ontario on Tuesday. Natural Resources Canada is reporting a magnitude 2.4 earthquake happened around 5:30 p.m. closer to the Canadian side of the lake, near Ajax, Ont. The earthquake could be felt in ...

and more »
Categories: Ajax

Earthquakes in the world on May 09 , 2018 (M2.7 or more) - Earthquake Report

Ajax, Ont - Tue, 05/08/2018 - 20:08

Earthquakes in the world on May 09 , 2018 (M2.7 or more)
Earthquake Report
Ajax, Ontario - At 5:27 pm. I was sitting on my couch, I heard a different sound I have never heard before, it sort of sounded like a quieter motorcycle, sort of a light grumbling, I didn't know what it was, I heard it in the house and then it was like ...

Categories: Ajax

Lear, Unifor Reach Tentative Deal at Ontario Seating Plant, Ending Strike - The Drive

Ajax, Ont - Tue, 05/08/2018 - 12:41

The Drive

Lear, Unifor Reach Tentative Deal at Ontario Seating Plant, Ending Strike
The Drive
A six-day long strike at Lear Corporation's Ajax, Ontario plant came to an end Friday when workers voted to accept a new four-year contract, reports Automotive News. Lear had threatened to close the plant after union workers rejected a deal early last ...

Categories: Ajax

How Jets' rookie defensive end went from dropout to draft pick - New York Post

Ajax, Ont - Sun, 05/06/2018 - 00:44

New York Post

How Jets' rookie defensive end went from dropout to draft pick
New York Post
The 24-year-old from Ajax, Ontario, began his college career at Simon Fraser in British Columbia, dropped out when he could not afford it, worked odd jobs to save up money and then went to Fort Hays, becoming just the third player in the school's ...
Teddy Bridgewater continues work as member of JetsESPN

all 36 news articles »
Categories: Ajax

Bowles Details Some Jets Storylines Ahead - newyorkjets.com

Ajax, Ont - Sat, 05/05/2018 - 16:46

newyorkjets.com

Bowles Details Some Jets Storylines Ahead
newyorkjets.com
Today the focus in the locker room was on the defensive players, so Nathan Shepherd spoke, and Bowles spoke about him and especially his long and winding football road, from Ajax, Ontario, to Simon Fraser U. to earning money at odd jobs so he could ...
How Jets' rookie defensive end went from dropout to draft pickNew York Post
Teddy Bridgewater continues work as member of JetsESPN

all 36 news articles »
Categories: Ajax

Lear workers ratify 4-year deal at Ontario plant that was targeted for closure - Crain's Detroit Business

Ajax, Ont - Sat, 05/05/2018 - 10:26

Crain's Detroit Business

Lear workers ratify 4-year deal at Ontario plant that was targeted for closure
Crain's Detroit Business
Workers at Lear Corp.'s Ajax, Ontario, seating plant ratified a new four-year labor contract on Friday, just two days after the company threatened to close the plant. Unifor Local 222, which represents the plant's 320 workers, said in a post on Twitter ...

Categories: Ajax

Lear to close Ajax seating plant after Unifor rejects contract offer - Automotive News Canada (blog)

Ajax, Ont - Sat, 05/05/2018 - 02:29

Automotive News Canada (blog)

Lear to close Ajax seating plant after Unifor rejects contract offer
Automotive News Canada (blog)
Lear Corp. will close its Ajax, Ont., seating plant after 94 per cent union members who voted there rejected a tentative contract on May 1 and remained on strike. The supplier informed Unifor Local 222 of its decision through a letter sent to the Ajax ...

and more »
Categories: Ajax

Unifor shuts down strike by Lear auto parts workers in Ajax, Ontario using threat of plant closure - World Socialist Web Site

Ajax, Ont - Sat, 05/05/2018 - 01:10

Crain's Detroit Business

Unifor shuts down strike by Lear auto parts workers in Ajax, Ontario using threat of plant closure
World Socialist Web Site
Using a blackmail threat by Lear management to shut down operations, Unifor secured a ratification vote by workers at a seating plant in Ajax, Ontario on a rotten sellout deal recommended by the union. Unifor claimed a 72 percent ratification margin ...
Lear workers ratify 4-year deal at Ontario plant that was targeted for closureCrain's Detroit Business

all 11 news articles »
Categories: Ajax

Lear workers ratify 4-year contract at Ontario plant that had been targeted for closure - Automotive News (blog)

Ajax, Ont - Fri, 05/04/2018 - 18:34

Automotive News (blog)

Lear workers ratify 4-year contract at Ontario plant that had been targeted for closure
Automotive News (blog)
Workers at Lear Corp.'s Ajax, Ontario, seating plant ratified a new four-year labor contract on Friday, just two days after the company threatened to close the plant. Unifor Local 222, which represents the plant's 320 workers, said in a post on Twitter ...

Categories: Ajax

Police hand out drug trafficking charges - BayToday

Ajax, Ont - Fri, 05/04/2018 - 15:31

BayToday

Police hand out drug trafficking charges
BayToday
North Bay police have arrested an Ajax, Ontario man and handed out a handful of charges including drug trafficking. On May 1st, 2018 as part of an ongoing investigation the North Bay Police Service Street Crime Unit executed a Controlled Drugs and ...

and more »
Categories: Ajax