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Leafs win 3 – 0 over Ottawa

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The Canadian Flag was displayed proudly on the big screen last weekend at the ACC for the battle of Ontario. Leafs won 3 – 0 against Ottawa.

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According to many historians, the maple leaf began to serve as a Canadian symbol as early as 1700. Following are some examples of how the maple leaf grew in public consciousness as a symbol of our country until it finally became official on February 15, 1965, as an integral component of the national flag of Canada. In 1834, Ludger Duvernay is reported to have proposed the maple leaf as an … Read More →