CNW Daybook for Friday, April 17, 2009



    TORONTO, April 16 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      April 17 - April 19
    EVENT:     FUTURE SHOP OPENS NEW STORE
    CITY:      NEW GLASGOW
    LOCATION:  Highland Square Mall, 609 Westville Road
    CONTACT:   Heather Seabrook, Communications - Future Shop, (604) 412-1011
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9624.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE ASSOCIATION DE L'INDUSTRIE ELECTRIQUE DU QUEBEC UNVEILS
               STRATEGIC POSITIONING STUDY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montreal Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Hélène Montpetit, Chargée de projets aux communications, (514)
               281-0615 p. 24
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9776.html

    TIME:      11:15
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY - OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE QUEBEC
               ENGLISH-SPEAKING COMMUNITIES RESEARCH NETWORK (QUESCREN)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  La Plaza - Holiday Inn Midtown Montreal, 420 Sherbrooke St.
               West
    CONTACT:   Christine Mota Director, Media Relations, Concordia
               University, (514) 848-2424, ext. 4884, Cell: (514) 952-5556
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9836.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 16 - April 18
    EVENT:     THE 41ST ANNUAL CANADIAN HOUSING AND RENEWAL ASSOCIATION
               (CHRA) CONGRESS, HEADLINED BY BEST-SELLING AUTHOR RICHARD
               FLORIDA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hilton Toronto, 145 Richmond Street West
    CONTACT:   To attend, schedule interviews, please contact: Melodie
               Cardin, Communications Coordinator, (613) 594-3007 ext. 19
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9084.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     ROOTS CANADA AND THE JANE GOODALL INSTITUTE JOIN FORCES TO
               LAUNCH 'ROOTS CARES'
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Roots flagship store, 100 Bloor Street West
    CONTACT:   Robert Sarner, Roots Canada, Tel: (416) 781-3574, ext. 4280;
               Kari Sackney, Jane Goodall Institute of Canada, Tel: (416)
               978-3633, Cell: (416) 727-6817
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9231.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     M.P. DAVE VAN KESTEREN MAKES ECOENERGY FOR BIOFUELS
               ANNOUNCEMENT AT GREENFIELD ETHANOL CHATHAM PLANT
    CITY:      CHATHAM
    LOCATION:  GreenField Ethanol Chatham plant, Facility Conference Room,
               275 Bloomfield Road
    CONTACT:   Megan Johnson, Communications, GreenField Ethanol, Cell: (647)
               501-6556
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2294.html

    TIME:      09:15
    EVENT:     CAW PRESIDENT ADDRESSES CHALLENGING ECONOMIC CLIMATE AT CAW
               COUNCIL
    CITY:      PORT ELGIN
    LOCATION:  The CAW Family Education Centre
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications: Shannon Devine, (416) 302-1699; John
               McClyment, (416) 315-3202; or Angelo DiCaro, (416) 606-6311
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2441.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER OF HEALTH RELEASES REPORT ON 2008
               LISTERIOSIS OUTBREAK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Collaboration Room 2, MaRS Centre, 101 College Street
    CONTACT:   Mark Nesbitt, (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2385.html

    TIME:      11:45
    EVENT:     DR. MICHAEL BAKER VISITS HOPITAL REGIONAL DE SUDBURY REGIONAL
               HOSPITAL TO DISCUSS PATIENT SAFETY REPORTING
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  St. Joseph's Health Centre, 700 Paris St., Classroom 5A
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care,
               (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2333.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF ENERGY AND INFRASTRUCTURE VISITS CHAUDIERE FALLS
               GENERATING FACILITIES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Chaudière Falls Generating Station # 2, 156 Middle St.
    CONTACT:   Nathan Benson, Chief Communications Officer, Hydro Ottawa
               Group of Companies, (613) 738-5499 x. 252 or Janelle Bates,
               Ontario Waterpower Association, Marketing Coordinator, (705)
               743-1500
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9927.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER VAN LOAN MAKES ANNOUNCEMENT ON EFFORTS TO REDUCE THE
               PAPERWORK BURDEN ON CANADIAN BUSINESS
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  5660 Falls Avenue
    NOTES:     Please see URL for directions
    CONTACT:   Christopher McCluskey, Office of the Honourable Peter Van
               Loan, Minister of Public Safety, (613) 991-2924; Media
               Relations, Canada Border Services Agency, (613) 957-6500;
               Venue contact: Jean D'Amelio Swyer, (905) 354-2011
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2380.html

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