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The London Free Press is a daily newspaper based in London, Ontario, Canada. Jump to: navigation, search Motto: Nickname: The Forest City City of London, Ontario, Canada location. ... Jump to: navigation, search Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th) • Land 917,741 km² • Water 158,654 km² (14. ...


The London Free Press began as the Canadian Free Press, founded by William Sutherland in 1847. It first began printing as a weekly newspaper in 1849. In 1852, it was purchased for $500 by Josiah Blackburn, who renamed it The London Free Press and Daily Western Advertiser. In 1855 Blackburn turned the weekly newspaper into a daily. There are at least four notable people named William Sutherland: A prominent technology research manager in the United States, better known as Bert Sutherland; Sir William Sutherland (1880-1949), a British politician, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster in 1922; The founder of the Canadian Free Press, later London Free... 1847 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1849 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1852 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1855 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ...


From 1863 to 1936 The London Free Press competed for readership with the London Advertiser, which was a daily evening newspaper. 1863 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1936 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...


The Blackburn family was also involved in other forms of media in London. In 1933 they established CFPL in 1933, CFPL-FM in 1948 and CFPL-TV in 1953. The radio stations are now owned by Corus Entertainment, and the television station is owned by CHUM Limited. Jump to: navigation, search 1933 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... CFPL, or AM980, is a radio station owned by Corus Entertainment and based in London, Ontario, Canada that transmits at 380,000 watts at 980 kHz on the AM dial. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1933 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... CFPL-FM, or FM96, is a radio station owned by Corus Entertainment and based in London, Ontario, Canada that transmits at 380,000 watts at 95. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1948 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... CFPL is a television station owned by CHUM Limited which serves the London and Sarnia regions of Ontario, Canada. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1953 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Corus Entertainment (TSX: CJR.NV.B) NYSE: CJR is a Canadian entertainment company, headquarted in Calgary, Alberta, which owns television networks, digital music channels and 50 radio stations across Canada. ... The famous ChumCity Building on the corner of Queen and John in Toronto. ...


The sudden death of publisher Martha Blackburn in the summer of 1992 due to a hear attack after water skiing, set the stage for the eventual sale of the family owned newspaper. Jump to: navigation, search 1992 was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ...


In 1997 the Blackburn family sold the newspaper to Sun Media Corporation, with new, London-born publisher John Paton introducing a Sunday edition. Shortly thereafter, Sun Media was purchased by Quebecor Inc. during the Canadian newspaper wars of 1997. Today, The London Free Press is owned by Quebecor Media Inc. Jump to: navigation, search 1997 (MCMXCVII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Sun Media Corporation is the owner of several widely read Canadian tabloid newspapers. ... Quebecor Inc. ... Quebecor Media Inc. ...


The London Free Press currently has an average daily circulation of about 125,000. It is the largest newspaper in Southwestern Ontario outside of Toronto and is Western Ontario's main regional newspaper. Western Ontario is a region of Ontario centred on London, Ontario. ...


In late August of 2005, Quebecor announced that, starting in 2007, The London Free Press would no longer be printed locally at its press at 369 York Street; instead it would be printed at a new press facility to be built north of Toronto, resulting in a loss of 180 local jobs. Jump to: navigation, search 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 2007 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search {{Hide = {{{Disable Motto Link}}}}} Motto: {{Unhide = {{{Disable Motto Link}}}}} Diversity Our Strength {{Canadian City/Location Image is:{{{Location Image Type}}}|[[Image:{{{Location Image}}}|thumbnail|center|250px|City of Toronto, Ontario, Canada location. ...


In 2005, the publisher of the newspaper is Susan Musczak, the editor-in-chief is Paul Berton, the managing editor is Joe Ruscitti and the editor is Larry Cornies.


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Corporate Directors: Françoise Bertrand | Alain Bouchard | Robert Dutton | Jean La Couture | Jean-Marc Eustache | Pierre Laurin | Brian Mulroney | Jean Neveu | Pierre Parent | Érik Péladeau | Pierre Karl Péladeau Quebecor Inc. ... Jump to: navigation, search A corporation is a legal entity (distinct from a natural person) that often has similar rights in law to those of a Civil law systems may refer to corporations as moral persons; they may also go by the name AS (anonymous society) or something similar, depending... Jump to: navigation, search A board of directors, also called board of trustees, board of governors, board of managers, or board of curators, is a group of individuals who govern the affairs of a corporation. ... Jump to: navigation, search Alain Bouchard is a Canadian businessman. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Right Honourable Martin Brian Mulroney, PC , CC , GOQ , LL.D (born March 20, 1939), was the eighteenth Prime Minister of Canada from September 17, 1984, to June 25, 1993. ... Jump to: navigation, search Son of Pierre Péladeau the founder of Quebecor. ... Jump to: navigation, search Son of Pierre Péladeau the founder of Quebecor. ...

TVA television network: CFCM | CFEM | CFER | CFTM | CHAU | CHEM | CHLT | CHOT | CIMT | CJPM
Sun Media: 24 Hours | Brockville Recorder and Times | Calgary Sun | Edmonton Sun | Fort McMurray Today | The Daily Herald Tribune (Grande Prairie) | Daily Miner and News (Kenora) | London Free Press | Le Journal de Montréal | Ontario Farmer | Ottawa Sun | The Times-Journal (St. Thomas) | Toronto Sun | Winnipeg Sun | CKXT
Other assets: Archambault | canoe.ca | JPL Production | Le SuperClub Vidéotron | Nurun | Quebecor Media | Quebecor World | TVA Films | TVA Publishing | Vidéotron TVA is a private commercial French-language television network in Quebec. ... Jump to: navigation, search A television network is a distribution network for television content whereby a central operation provides programming for many television stations. ... CFCM is a television station. ... CFEM is a television station. ... CFER is a television station. ... CFTM is the television call sign for TVAs television station in Montreal, Quebec. ... CHAU is a television station. ... In Egyptian mythology, Chem (also Khem, Ham) was a god of fertility and the patron deity of the Egyptian civilization. ... CHLT is a television station. ... CHOT is a television station. ... CIMT is a television station. ... CJPM is a television station. ... Jump to: navigation, search Sun Media Corporation is the owner of several widely read Canadian tabloid newspapers. ... 24 Hours is the name of two free glossy daily newspapers published by Sun Media in Toronto and Vancouver. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Calgary Sun is a daily newspaper published in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. ... The Edmonton Sun is a daily tabloid newspaper published in Edmonton, Alberta by Sun Media. ... Le Journal de Montréal is a tabloid daily newspaper in Montreal, Quebec, and is the largest-circulation French-language newspaper in North America. ... The Ottawa Sun is a conservative daily tabloid newspaper in Ottawa, Ontario. ... Front page of the Toronto Sun, April 14, 2005. ... The Winnipeg Sun is a daily tabloid-sized newspaper in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. ... CKXT is a broadcast television station in Toronto, Ontario, Canada which uses the on-air brand of Sun TV. The station began broadcasting on September 19, 2003, on channel 52. ... Archambault is a chain of music and bookstores in Quebec. ... CANOE (acronym for Canadian Online Explorer, commonly called Canoe. ... The Superclub Vidéotron is one of the largest video store chains in Quebec. ... Quebecor Media Inc. ... Quebecor World Inc. ... Jump to: navigation, search Vidéotron Limited is an integrated communications company active in cable television, interactive multimedia development, video on demand and Internet access services, serving Quebec, Canada. ...

Annual Revenue: $10.8 billion CAN ( image:green up.png5% FY 2004) | Employees: 47,400 | Stock Symbol: TSX: QBR | Website: www.quebecor.com Jump to: navigation, search The Canadian dollar, CAD or C$, is the unit of currency of Canada. ... Green up arrow for a positive change in revenue from last fiscal year. ... A fiscal year or financial year is a 12-month period used for calculating annual (yearly) financial reports in businesses and other organizations. ... Jump to: navigation, search 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Former logo of the Toronto Stock Exchange prior to the switch to TSX. The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) is Canadas largest stock exchange, and the division of the TSX Group that holds senior equities. ...


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London Free Press - definition of London Free Press in Encyclopedia (217 words)
The London Free Press is a daily newspaper based in London, Ontario, Canada.
The London Free Press began as the Canadian Free Press, founded by William Sutherland in 1847.
From 1863 to 1936 the Free Press competed for readership with the London Advertiser, which was a daily evening newspaper.
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