CNW Daybook for Friday, August 29, 2008



    TORONTO, Aug. 29 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    DATE:      August 28 - August 30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN POLICE ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      ST. JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Newfoundland, 115 Cavendish Square
    CONTACT:   Pierre Collin, Communications Officer, (613) 231-4168, Cell:
               (613) 299-6516
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7193.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/22/c6180.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      11:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     G4S CASH SERVICES (CANADA) LTD. OPENS NEW MONCTON BRANCH
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  405 Frenette Avenue
    CONTACT:   Robin Steinberg, Manager, Marketing and Communications, G4S
               Cash Services, (416) 432-1284
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7229.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA STUDENT UNION - CONCORDIA STUDENTS TO PROTEST
               INTERNATIONAL TUITION FEE HIKE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Corner of Guy and Maisonneuve
    CONTACT:   Elie Chivi, Vice-President Communications, (514) 562-6791
               (English); Colin Goldfinch, Vice-President External,
               (514) 562-5214 (French)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/28/c7878.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE - FACIL CONTESTS GOVERNMENT PRACTICES IN
               THE SUPERIOR COURT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  7275, Saint Urbain, office 201
    CONTACT:   Mathieu Lutfy, FACIL President, (514) 664-1260
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7357.html

    TIME:      11:50 - 13:30
    EVENT:     CLOSING OF TRAINING SESSION AT THE 35TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE
               LANGUAGE ASSISTANT PROGRAM
    CITY:      SAINTE-FOY
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Gouverneur, 3030, boulevard Laurier
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications, CMEC, Tel.:
               (416) 804-6548
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/26/c6844.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 28 - August 31
    EVENT:     MINI-CONVENTION - CALLING ALL LADIES NAMED LOIS IN THE GTA!
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Doubletree International Plaza Hotel
    CONTACT:   Lois Harper, President, Arts Bureau for the Continents,
               Cell: (613) 762-0865, Phone: (613) 234-3360, Fax:
               (613) 236-2636
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/28/c7631.html

    DATE:      August 29 - September 1
    EVENT:     ARTISANS AT THE DISTILLERY ART SHOW LABOUR DAY WEEKEND
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Distillery District
               55 Mill Street
    CONTACT:   Don Nausbaum, (416) 461-5306
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/28/c7392.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     STEELWORKERS' ECONOMIST AVAILABLE FOR COMMENT ON CANADA'S
               GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto
    CONTACT:   Erin Weir, Research Department, (416) 544-6005; Peter D.
               Birt, Communications Department, (416) 544-5966
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/28/c7610.html

    TIME:      08:45
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE JIM FLAHERTY, MINISTER OF FINANCE, HOLD A
               MEDIA AVAILABILITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Geneva Room, Sheraton Gateway Hotel, Toronto International
               Airport, Terminal 3
    CONTACT:   Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Finance, (613) 996-7861; David Gamble, Media Relations,
               Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/28/c7958.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     BMO CELEBRATES 150 YEARS IN LINDSAY WITH DONATION TO
               COMMUNITY LIVING KAWARTHA LAKES
    CITY:      LINDSAY
    LOCATION:  16 William Street South
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Rachel Martin, (416) 867-4873; Jodi Salem,
               (416) 867-3996
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/28/c7614.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 23:00
    EVENT:     THE NEXT BIG THING BBOY FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Hall Square
    CONTACT:   Jon Reid, (647) 891-0787
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5558.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     THE ELECTRONIC RECYCLING ASSOCIATION DONATES MUCH NEEDED
               COMPUTER EQUIPMENT TO LOCAL EDMONTON CHARITIES
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Edmonton Brain Injury Relearning Society (EBIRS), # 311,
               10106 - 111th Ave; Hope Mission, 9908 106th Avenue NW
    CONTACT:   Adrian McGill, (403) 262-4488 ext. 3
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/25/c6729.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MEDICINE HAT SUBWAY. RESTAURANT FEATURES NO. 09 SHOW CAR
               PROGRAM DRIVEN BY PATRICK CARPENTIER
    CITY:      MEDICINE HAT
    LOCATION:  3034 Dunmore Road S.E.
    CONTACT:   Louise Jasmin, Brand Manager, SUBWAY (Subway Franchisee
               Advertising Trust Fund), Telephone: (514) 774-6013
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/28/c7377.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     THE MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT OF PASSPORT CANADA IN BRITISH
               COLUMBIA
    CITY:      NELSON
    LOCATION:  Nelson Municipal Library  602 Stanley Street  (Entrance on
               Victoria Street)
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c5009.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     NIGHTINGALE HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FISCAL 2009
               FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.nightingale.md
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   Michael Ford, CFO, Nightingale Informatix Corporation, Tel:
               (905) 307-7870
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7371.html

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