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November 6, 2009
Etobicoke Sports Hall of Fame inducts six new honourees
On Tuesday November 10, 2009, the Etobicoke Sports Hall of Fame will celebrate the achievements of six new honourees by hosting the 16th induction dinner at the Old Mill Inn. The public is invited to join in celebrating the achievements of the new inductees.

Date: Tuesday, November 10
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Old Mill Inn, 21 Old Mill Rd, Etobicoke.

The Etobicoke Sports Hall of Fame seeks to encourage and inspire excellence in all fields of athletic activities within their local community. The annual induction dinner is held every year to recognize those members who have excelled in their fields. This year’s inductees include;

The “Athlete” category:
• Doug Gilmour (hockey)
• Steve Ludzik (hockey)
• Gerry Organ (football) and
• The late Peter Zezel (hockey)

The “Builder” category:
• Sheilagh Croxon (synchronized swimming) and
• The late John D'Amico (hockey)

Mr. Gilmour, Mr. Ludzik, Mr. Organ and Ms. Croxon will attend the event.

Tickets for the induction dinner are $150.00 per person. To purchase your tickets or for more information, call Carole Murphy at 416-233-6276.

The work of the Etobicoke Sports Hall of Fame includes the operation of the Hall of Fame installations at The Woodbine Centre and at the Etobicoke Civic Centre. In addition, the organization arranges the nomination of new members and raise awareness of the people who have made a difference to both amateur and professional sport as players, builders or members of the media.

Toronto is Canada's largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America. Toronto has won numerous awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. 2009 marks the 175th anniversary of Toronto's incorporation as a city. Toronto's government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents.

Media contact:
Parks, Forestry and Recreation media line, 416-560-8726,



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