So, take a stroll down memory lane to remember all of our past Word of the Year selections. "Impeach the Treasonous Clown," "Shut Down the Lies and Bigotry," "Grab Trump by the Mid-Terms," "Put the Pig in the Pokey" and "Topple Trump" read just of the few of the signs carried by the protestors at the "No President's Above the Law" rally organized by Indivisible Rhode Island, a group that resists the Trump agenda...Long before the Royal Military College of Canada was established in 1876, there were proposals for military colleges in Canada.Staffed by British Regulars, adult male students underwent a three-month long military course at the School of Military Instruction in Toronto.Our Word of the Year choice serves as a symbol of each year’s most meaningful events and lookup trends.It is an opportunity for us to reflect on the language and ideas that represented each year.The surrender of the town was negotiated by John Strachan.American soldiers destroyed much of the garrison and set fire to the parliament buildings during their five-day occupation.
In 1787, the British Lord Dorchester arranged for the Toronto Purchase with the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation, thereby securing more than a quarter of a million acres (1000 km In 1793, Governor John Graves Simcoe established the town of York on the Toronto Purchase lands, naming it after Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany.It is located within the Golden Horseshoe in Southern Ontario on the northern shore of Lake Ontario.With 2,731,571 residents in 2016, it is the largest city in Canada and fourth-largest city in North America by population. — The 150 or so Rhode Islanders gathered in front of the State House Saturday are good and mad at every single policy, tweet, appointment and comment coming from the nation's 45th commander in chief, President Donald Trump.) is the capital of the Canadian province of Ontario.