CNW Daybook for Friday, August 6, 2010

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    NATIONAL

    DATE:      July 1 - August 29
    EVENT:     HOT WHEELS® COLOUR SHIFTERS™ SUMMER ROAD TRIP ACROSS
               CANADA
    CITY:      VARIOUS - PLEASE SEE PRESS RELEASE FOR DETAILS
    LOCATION:  various - please see press release for details
    CONTACT:   Falan Hamilton, GCI Group, 416-486-5901; Shelley Fremont,
               GCI Group, 416-486-5921
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/29/c8974.html

    DATE:      August 1 - August 29
    EVENT:     MOTORCYCLE RIDE FOR DAD 10TH ANNIVERSARY CROSS-CANADA TOUR
               CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      NATIONAL
    LOCATION:  Please see the release for the Tour stops
    CONTACT:   Kelly Goulet, Motorcycle Ride For Dad, Tel: 613-722-6131,
               Cell: 613-447-6412; Megan Fielding, TELUS Media Relations,
               Tel: 416-883-3461, Cell: 416-894-0817
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/22/c6059.html
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    NOVA SCOTIA

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     MINISTER DAY HOLDS MEDIA AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING ECONOMIC
               ROUNDTABLE
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Minister's Regional Office, 1801 Hollis Street, Suite 1210
    CONTACT:   Mélisa Leclerc, Director of Communications, Office of the
               President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the
               Asia-Pacific Gateway, 613-952-5051; Media Relations, Treasury
               Board Secretariat, 613-957-2640
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2010/05/c8722.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     TELETOON MOST AWESOME SUMMER TOUR
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  International Busker Festival
    CONTACT:   Brigitte Noël, Publicist, TELETOON Canada inc., T.
               416-956-5443
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/23/c7657.html
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    QUEBEC

    DATE:      July 31 - August 6
    EVENT:     59TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF
               MEDICAL STUDENTS' ASSOCIATIONS (IFMSA)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès de Montréal, 201 Viger Ave. West
    CONTACT:   Alexandre Sigouin-Duquette, Organising Committee President,
               514 702-4872; Sarah Fung, CFMS Representative for Montreal
               AM 2010, 780 904-7957
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/29/c7349.html

    DATE:      August 4 - August 7
    EVENT:     10TH MONTRÉAL FASHION & DESIGN FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  along downtown's avenue McGill College
    CONTACT:   François Goneau, Relations avec les médias, 514 868-5859
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/03/c7695.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/04/c8414.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      June 9 - September 1
    EVENT:     DOWNTOWN YONGE BUSINESS COMMUNITY LAUNCHES FREE WALKING TOURS
               IN NINE LANGUAGES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Brightly-coloured kiosk, southwest corner of Yonge and Dundas
    CONTACT:   Helen Jamer, Julia Harper, Idea Workshop, (416) 504-3977 x25,
               27, (647) 330-4706 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/09/c2500.html

    DATE:      July 22 - August 13
    EVENT:     FROM THE SOUL: SCOTIABANK CARIBANA ART EXHIBITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum
    CONTACT:   Stephen Weir, 2010 Scotiabank Caribana™ Publicist, Cell:
               416-801-3101;  Alicia Sealey, 2010 Scotiabank Caribana™
               Publicist, Tel: 416-599-0664
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/15/c4578.html

    DATE:      July 28 - August 6
    EVENT:     VICTOR DAVIS MEMORIAL RIDE FOR ORGAN AND TISSUE DONATION
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE THE URL BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION.
    LOCATION:  Please see the URL below for more information.
    CONTACT:   Bruce Kurta, Trillium Gift of Life Network, (p)
               416-619-2350, (m) 416-526-8035
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/27/c6821.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/28/c6891.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/Aug2010/04/c8268.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 23:00
    EVENT:     HAMILTON'S 35TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF FRIENDS
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Gage Park
    CONTACT:   Tashlin Hirani, TD Bank Financial Group, O: 416-982-3375, C:
               289-237-9364
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/04/c8334.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     THE 79TH ANNUAL COUCHICHING CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  YMCA Geneva Park
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               Tel.: (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/04/c8301.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     HIROSHIMA, NAGASAKI DAY PEACE COMMEMORATIONS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Peace Garden, Nathan Phillips Square
    CONTACT:   Helen Chilas, 416-473-8238; Anton Wagner, 416-863-1209; For
               Bob Rae, contact Kate Purchase, 613-992-5234
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/05/c8604.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/03/c7968.html
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    MANITOBA

    DATE:      August 4 - August 6
    EVENT:     SUMMER MEETING OF THE COUNCIL OF THE FEDERATION
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Fort Garry Hotel
    CONTACT:   Jay Branch, Director, Communications, Executive Council,
               Government of Manitoba, 204-945-1494; Lindsay de Leeuw,
               Project Manager, Council of the Federation Secretariat,
               613-563-4066
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/06/c2426.html
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    ALBERTA

    DATE:      July 24 - August 8
    EVENT:     BANFF LAKE LOUISE EVENTS - GRAND OPENING OF THE KINNEAR
               CENTRE AT THE BANFF CENTRE, RCMP MUSICAL RIDE, AND MORE
    CITY:      BANFF AND LAKE LOUISE
    LOCATION:  Banff and Lake Louise
    NOTES:     See url for more information
    CONTACT:   Tulene Steiestol, Senior Manager, Travel Media Relations,
               Office: 403-762-0290
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/23/c6336.html

    TIME:      09:45
    EVENT:     FUTURE SHOP CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING OF 145TH STORE
    CITY:      LLOYDMINSTER
    LOCATION:  Future Shop, 7501 44 St.
    CONTACT:   Elliott Chun, Communications Manager, P: (604) 412-1764
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/29/c7451.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     KATANGA MINING 2010 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.katangamining.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191 or 647-427-7450
    CONTACT:   John Ross, CEO, Tel: +41 (041) 766 71 10; Nick Brodie, CFO,
               Tel:+41 (041) 766 71 12
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/26/c6483.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     THOMPSON CREEK SECOND QUARTER 2010 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL/WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca and www.thompsoncreekmetals.com
    PHONE NO.: 647-427-7450 or 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Wayne Cheveldayoff, Investor Relations Advisor, Thompson
               Creek Metals Company Inc., Tel: (416) 860-1438
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/26/c6374.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAGNA INTERNATIONAL INC. CONFERENCE CALL FOR SECOND QUARTER
               2010 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.magna.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-771-7943 or 1-212-231-2912
    CONTACT:   Louis Tonelli at 905-726-7035; For teleconferencing
               questions, please call Karin Kaminski at 905-726-7103
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/27/c6789.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HOMEQ CORPORATION SECOND QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.vcall.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-892-3255
    CONTACT:   Gary Krikler, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial
               Officer, (416) 413-4679, or Scott Cameron, Vice President,
               Finance, (416) 413-6605
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/27/c6651.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE BRICK GROUP INCOME FUND - SECOND QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=3154360
    PHONE NO.: 647-427-7450 or 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Bill Gregson, President and CEO, The Brick Group,
               (780) 930-6300; David Merkley, Chief Financial Officer, The
               Brick Group, (780) 930-6300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/04/c7764.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/19/c5179.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MANITOBA TELECOM SERVICES INC. SECOND QUARTER 2010 RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
http://event.on24.com/r.htm?e=224566&s=1&k=DD2FA95F7CDD712FEBE59DA05ADC59B5
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Greg Burch, Director Corporate and Employee Communications,
               Manitoba Telecom Services Inc., (416) 345-3576 or (204)
               941-8576
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/04/c8038.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/28/c7032.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FLINT ENERGY SERVICES LTD. CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=3102220
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191, (403) 451-9838, or 1-647-427-7450
    CONTACT:   Guy Cocquyt, Director of Investor Relations, Telephone:
               (403) 218-7195
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/20/c5478.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/04/c8345.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ENERPLUS 2010 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=3133240
    PHONE NO.: 647-427-7450 or 888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations at 1-800-319-6462
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/28/c6947.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GRAN TIERRA ENERGY Q2 2010 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.grantierra.com, www.streetevents.com, or
               www.fulldisclosure.com.
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-679-8034 or +1-617-213-4847 pass code 66575632
    CONTACT:   Jason Crumley, Director, Investor Relations, 403-265-3221
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/30/c7745.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NEW GOLD SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.newgold.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-416-695-7806 or 1-888-789-9572 or 800-6578-9818
    NOTES:     The Passcode is 6463541
    CONTACT:   Hannes Portmann, New Gold Inc., Direct: (416) 324-6014
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/20/c5294.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BORALEX INC. 2010 SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  www.boralex.com
    PHONE NO.: 647-427-7450 or 1 888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Ms. Patricia Lemaire, Director, Publics Affairs and
               Communications, Boralex Inc., 514-985-1353
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/20/c5424.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GMP CAPITAL INC. SECOND QUARTER 2010 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  gmpcapital.com
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3415 or 1-800-814-4860
    CONTACT:   Rocco Colella, Director, Investor Relations, (416) 941-0894
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/12/c3815.html

    TIME:      10:00 Central
    EVENT:     TESCO CORPORATION SECOND QUARTER 2010 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.tescocorp.com
    PHONE NO.: (877) 312-5422 or (253) 237-1122
    CONTACT:   Robert Kayl, (713) 359-7000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/15/c4796.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VICWEST INCOME FUND HOSTS SECOND QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.vicwestfund.com
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3416 or 1-877-974-0445
    CONTACT:   Colin Osborne, President & Chief Executive Officer, Vicwest
               Income Fund, Tel: (905) 469-5700; John Slattery, Executive VP
               & Chief Financial Officer, Vicwest Income Fund, Tel:
               (905) 469-5706
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/26/c6476.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FIRST CAPITAL Q2 2010 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.firstcapitalrealty.ca
    PHONE NO.: 866-299-6657 or 416-641-6135
    CONTACT:   Dori J. Segal, President & C.E.O., or Karen H. Weaver, E.V.P.
               & C.F.O., First Capital Realty Inc., Tel: (416) 504-4114
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/05/c9649.html

    TIME:      16:00 Atlantic
    EVENT:     EMERA Q2 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-225-0198 or 416-340-8061
    CONTACT:   Jill MacDonald, CA Manager, Investor Relations, Emera Inc.,
               (902) 428-6486
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/07/c2872.html

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