CNW Daybook for Friday, August 1, 2008



    TORONTO, July 31 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT TRANSPORTATION INVESTMENT ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      DIGBY
    LOCATION:  Bay Ferries Ltd., Digby Ferry Terminal, 680 Shore St
    CONTACT:   Catherine Loubier, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, Ottawa,
               (613) 991-0700; Media Relations, Transport Canada, (613)
               993-0055; Amanda Dean, Special Assistant to the Minister,
               Office of the Minister of National Defense and Minister of the
               Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, (902) 426-4414; David
               Harrigan, Media Relations Officer, Atlantic Canada
               Opportunities Agency, (902) 426-4238
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8921.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     CHEEMA AQUATIC CLUB'S OLYMPIC SEND OFF FOR KAREN FURNEAUX,
               LASZLO (CSOM) LATOROVSKI AND FRANK GARNER
    CITY:      WAVERLEY
    LOCATION:  Cheema Aquatic Club, 1390 Cobequid Road
    NOTES:     Due to space limitation, all media outlets are asked to
               confirm attendance
    CONTACT:   Anne Day, (902) 489-9769; Brenda Fair, (902) 860-0876
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c7556.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC SERVICE ALLIANCE OF CANADA STAGES EVENT AT ST. STEPHEN
               BORDER CROSSING
    CITY:      ST. STEPHEN
    LOCATION:  120 Milltown Blvd., N.B. side of the border
    CONTACT:   or to arrange interviews: Monique Laplante, PSAC Regional
               Representative, (506) 857-4220
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8552.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      July 31 - August 2
    EVENT:     FORD RACING FESTIVAL ON CRESCENT STREET
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Crescent Street, between Ste. Catherine and de Maisonneuve
               streets
    NOTES:     Please click the URL below for a detailed schedule
    CONTACT:   Johanne Lépine/Julie Tremblay, Torchia Communications, (514)
               288-8290, ext. 234/214
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7944.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     LOCAL SUBWAY. RESTAURANTS FEATURE NO. 09 SHOW CAR PROGRAM
               DRIVEN BY PATRICK CARPENTIER
    CITY:      LAVAL
    LOCATION:  2600 Daniel Johnson
    CONTACT:   Dina Vieira, National Communications Manager, SUBWAY (Subway
               Franchisee Advertising Trust Fund), Telephone: (416) 702-6124
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/22/c6627.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     THE "FEEL THE RUSH" QUEBEC TOUR STOPS IN LAVAL
    CITY:      LAVAL
    LOCATION:  Jewish Rehabilitation Hospital, 3205, Alton-Goldbloom place
    CONTACT:   Norma Reveler, Canadian Paralympic Committee, (613) 569-4333
               ext. 227; On-site: Maude Painchaud-Benoit, Coordinator, Feel
               The Rush Quebec Tour
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8771.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     CYCLISTS FINISH SIX DAY JOURNEY TO MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Emilie-Gamelin, Rue Berri and Ste Catherine
    CONTACT:   Stefanie McQuaid, Co-Chair, (416) 859-1238
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8970.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      July 24 - August 4
    EVENT:     A VISUAL ART EXHIBITION - COLOURBLIND INTERNATIONAL - 'ROOTS
               TO RHYTHM' PRODUCED BY THE ASSOCIATION OF AFRICAN CANADIAN
               ARTISTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank public affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    DATE:      August 1 - August 4
    EVENT:     THE TD CANADA TRUST IRIE MUSIC FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Downtown Toronto at Queen's Park and Nathan Phillips Square
    CONTACT:   Gregory Harrison, TD Bank Financial Group, (416) 308-8597;
               Beverly Kreller, SPEAK Music, (416) 922-3620
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8441.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PATIENT PERFORMS IN GOWN ON HOSPITAL CORNER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Northwest corner of UNIVERSITY and ELM
    CONTACT:   (416) 948-6468
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c9016.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     NEW ERA TORONTO FLAGSHIP STORE CELEBRATES ITS ONE YEAR
               ANNIVERSARY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  New Era Cap Toronto Flagship Store, 202 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Dana Marciniak, Corporate Communications, (716) 536-9913
               (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8582.html

    TIME:      16:45 - 17:00
    EVENT:     330 CYCLISTS STREAM THROUGH THE STREETS OF TORONTO, BEGINNING
               THEIR ANNUAL SIX-DAY TREK THROUGH SOUTHEASTERN ONTARIO TO
               MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Emilie-Gamelin
    CONTACT:   Stefanie McQuaid, Co-Chair, (416) 859-1238
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c7517.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 23:59
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL 2008 - PAN ALIVE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lamport Stadium
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank public affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 00:00
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL 2008 - KING & QUEEN SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lamport Stadium
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank public affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     THOUSANDS OF TWILIGHTERS CONVERGE AT INDIGO BOOKS & MUSIC FOR
               RELEASE OF STEPHENIE MEYER'S BREAKING DAWN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Books & Music, Manulife Centre, 55 Bloor Street West
               (corner Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Céline Rouzaud, Manning Selvage & Lee (MS&L), O: (416)
               847-1311, M: (647) 299-0988; Nadia Beale, Manning Selvage &
               Lee (MS&L), O: (416) 847-1333, M: (416) 817-1307
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8830.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      July 31 - August 3
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Richmond Centre
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IDC: 2008 SECOND QUARTER REVIEW CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or (800) 731-5319
    CONTACT:   Swapan Kakumanu, Chief Financial Officer, Imaging Dynamics
               Company, 1-866-975-6737
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7786.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PIZZA PIZZA ROYALTY INCOME FUND Q2 RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 642-5212 or 1-866-321-6651
    CONTACT:   Curtis Feltner, Chief Financial Officer, Pizza Pizza Limited,
               Telephone: (416) 967-1010; Christine D'Sylva, Investor
               Relations, Pizza Pizza Limited, Telephone: (416) 967-1010
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/14/c4394.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8866.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ARMTEC INFRASTRUCTURE INCOME FUND SECOND QUARTER 2008 RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.armtecincomefund.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 849-9305 or 1-866-838-4337
    CONTACT:   Carrie Boutcher, Vice President, Finance, Armtec Limited
               Partnership, Tel: (519) 822-0210
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/24/c7172.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     HIGH LINER FOODS HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL DISCUSSING ITS SECOND
               QUARTER FISCAL 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.highlinerfoods.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-732-0232
    CONTACT:   Kelly Nelson, Vice President Corporate Services & Chief
               Financial Officer, High Liner Foods Incorporated, Tel: (902)
               634-8811; Trevor Heisler, Investor Relations, The Equicom
               Group Inc., Tel: (416) 815-0700 ext.270
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/24/c7256.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8902.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORTHGATE MINERALS CORPORATION - CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
               NOTICE OF Q2 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:
    www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2321000
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Ms. Keren R. Yun, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 216-2781
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9935.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TSO3: CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST - FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR
               Q2 2008
    INTERNET:  www.tso3.com
    PHONE NO.: (514) 807-8791, (416) 644-3416, 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   Marc Boisjoli, CFO, (418) 651-0003, ext. 228; Frédéric
               Tremblay, HKDP, (514) 395-0375, ext. 234
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/17/c5275.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WESTERN FOREST PRODUCTS - Q2 EARNINGS
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2352020
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418, (800) 731-6941
    CONTACT:   Reynold Hert, (250) 715-2207, President & CEO; Murray
               Johnston, (250) 715-2209, CFO
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8211.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EMERA'S Q2 2008 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.emera.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-575-8232, (416) 406-6419)
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Nicholson, CA, Director Investor Relations and
               Strategic Development, (902) 428-6347
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/23/c6867.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TEMBEC CONFERENCE CALL - FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE THIRD
               QUARTER ENDED JUNE 28, 2008
    INTERNET:  www.tembec.com
    CONTACT:   Richard Fahey, Vice President, Communications and Public
               Affairs, (514) 871-2304,
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c3572.html

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