At the time of the arrival of the Europeans in the 1600s, both Iroquoian and Algonquian-speaking peoples already lived in the Credit River Valley area. One of the First Nations groups the French traders found around the Credit River area were the Algonquian Mississaugas, a tribe originally from the Georgian Bay area. The name "Mississauga" comes from the Anishinaabe word Misi-zaagiing, meaning "[Those at the] Great River-mouth." By 1700 the Mississaugas had driven away the Iroquois, yet during the Beaver Wars they played a neutral or post-emptive role.
It consisted of the Township of Toronto in the County of Peel, and the part of Metropolitan Toronto lying west of the Etobicoke River.
The electoral district's name was changed in late 1973 to Mississauga, on a request to by then MP Don Blenkarn, to coincide with the creation of the City of Mississauga. It was abolished in 1976 when it was redistributed between Brampton—Halton Hills, Mississauga North and Mississauga South ridings.
Two deadly shootings in Peel Region in one day. Advertisement. Story continues below. This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Check that. Let me start again ... / ... in Mississauga ... “Officers arrived first and were trying to render assistance to this adult male and, unfortunately, he was pronounced deceased at the scene,” Const.
In what might be the tightest race in Mississauga, inclusivity remained high on voters’ minds — particularly after this past year-and-a-half — and the issue was tops in both Spengemann’s and Ras’ platforms ... The riding also has the oldest population in Mississauga with a median age of 43.8, and has highest after-tax median income in the city.
For the third straight federal election, Liberal incumbent Sven Spengemann was declared the winner in the riding of Mississauga-Lakeshore ... Sven Spengemann takes Mississauga-Lakeshore once more Back to video ... In what was the tightest race in Mississauga, inclusivity remains high on voters’ minds — particularly after this past year and a half.
A man is dead and two others were hurt in a shooting incident at a party in Mississauga Friday night ... Two dead in Mississauga and Scarborough shootings Back to video. In Mississauga, cops say that just after 8 p.m. officers responded to reports of shots fired on Hull St., near Airport and Derry Rds.
Saying the federal government would contribute $1 billion to help the provinces and territories set up their own vaccine passport systems, Trudeau took a shot at Ford over his refusal to implement one in Ontario, despite the urging of many local medical officers of health ... In response, Ford’s office issued a diplomatic reply..
Aug. 26—BENGALURU — Infosys Ltd said it will establish a new digital development centre at its largest Canadian office in Mississauga. This is aimed at creating 500 high quality jobs in the Toronto region over the next three years. The ... .
The IT services major said it will set up a new digital development center at its largest Canadian office in Mississauga, a move that will help in creating 500 high-quality jobs in the Toronto region over the next three years.
IT services major Infosys on Wednesday said it will set up a new digital development centre at its largest Canadian office in Mississauga, a move that will help in creating 500 high-quality jobs in the Toronto region over the next three years ... Also Read . Infosys bags new contract from UCAS ... Follow us on Facebook . Twitter . Dailymotion . YouTube ... Canada.