CNW Daybook for Friday, December 4, 2009

TORONTO, Dec. 3 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN IMPERIAL VENTURE CORP. - ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND
               PUBLIC INFORMATION SESSION
    CITY:      CORNER BROOK
    LOCATION:  Glynmill Inn
    CONTACT:   Canadian Imperial Venture Corp., (709) 739-6700
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5795.html
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    PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF SMART START
    CITY:      CHARLOTTETOWN
    LOCATION:  Prince Street School
    CONTACT:   Kerry McCuaig, (647) 295-2808
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6252.html
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      07:30 - 12:20
    EVENT:     SOLIDARITY FUND QFL - SPECTRE 2010 - RELEASE OF THE SME
               CONFIDENCE INDEX
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  HEC Montréal, IBM Amphitheatre
    CONTACT:   The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use
               of journalists and other media representatives: Josée Lagacé,
               Senior Advisor, Press Relations and Communications, Solidarity
               Fund QFL, (514) 850-4835, Cell.: (514) 707-5180
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6804.html

    TIME:      10:45
    EVENT:     FRAPRU - HUNDREDS OF TENANTS INVITE THEMSELVES TO THE HOUSING
               MINISTERS MEETING
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Demonstration gathers on corner of Morin, Street and Des
               Allumettières Boulevard
    CONTACT:   François Saillant, (514) 919-2843; Veronique Laflamme, (514)
               231-2309 (cell phones); François Roy, Logemen'occupe, (613)
               277-6507
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7352.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     FRAPRU DEMONSTRATES IN GATINEAU DURING THE FIRST HOUSING
               MINISTERS MEETING IN FOUR YEARS
    CITY:      HULL
    LOCATION:  Robert Guertin Arena, 125 Carillion Street, in Old Hull
    NOTES:     People will march towards the Place la Chaudière Holiday Inn
               where the Ministers' Meeting will be taking place
    CONTACT:   François Saillant, (514) 522-1010, (514) 919-2843 (mobile
               phone)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c5573.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    CITY:      DRUMMONDVILLE
    LOCATION:  Salle de réunion, 2e étage Hôtel de ville de Drummondville,
               415 rue Lindsay
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7069.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA TECHNICAL BRIEFINGS
    CITY:      TROIS-RIVIÈRES
    LOCATION:  Salle publique, Hôtel de ville, 1325, Place de
               l'Hôtel-de-ville
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7069.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      November 30 - December 4
    EVENT:     WORLD VISION SHARES TRUE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS WITH GTA
               COMMUTERS
    CITY:      VARIOUS, PLEASE SEE URL FOR DETAILS
    LOCATION:  Toronto area GO stations
    CONTACT:   Maria Roman, (905) 565-6200 ext. 2263; Karen Flores, (905)
               565-6200 ext. 3497, (416) 277-5563 (mobile)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5347.html

    DATE:      December 3 - December 4
    EVENT:     THE 17TH ANNUAL CCPPP NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PUBLIC-PRIVATE
               PARTNERSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Hilton Hotel, 145 Richmond Street W.
    NOTES:     Media registration is required to attend the conference.
               Please bring media credentials.
    CONTACT:   Alison Reed, Work: (416) 360-6183 x 227, Mobile: (416)
               890-7049
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/03/c7274.html

    DATE:      December 4 - December 6
    EVENT:     BEST BUY CANADA CELEBRATES THE GRAND OPENING OF ITS AURORA
               STORE
    CITY:      AURORA
    LOCATION:  52 First Commerce Drive (on Highway 404 and Wellington)
    CONTACT:   Sarah Jennings, (416) 848-1709
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c5998.html

    DATE:      December 4 - December 6
    EVENT:     A MEETING OF CAW COUNCIL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Sheraton Centre, 123 Queen Street West (Grand Ballroom
               - lower level).
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications: Shannon Devine, cell: (416) 302-1699; John
               McClyment, cell: (416) 315-3202; or Angelo DiCaro, cell: (416)
               606-6311
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/03/c7697.html

    TIME:      07:00 - 08:30
    EVENT:     300 BUSINESS LEADERS RING THE BELLS OF CHRISTMAS AT THE NINTH
               ANNUAL BELLS ON BAY ST.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Toronto Board of Trade, 1 First Canadian Place, Ballroom,
               4th Floor
    CONTACT:   Sandra Fawcett, Trillium Gift of Life Network, (p) (416)
               619-2335, (m) (416) 476-5971; Brigitte Foisy, Intriciti, (p)
               (4160 535-3939, (m) (416) 988-5708
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/03/c7619.html

    TIME:      09:15
    EVENT:     2009 CP HOLIDAY TRAIN
    CITY:      VARIOUS CITIES IN ONTARIO
    LOCATION:  Various, please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Kevin Hrysak, Manager, Media Relations, Canadian Pacific,
               (403) 836-3874; or Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager, Media
               Relations, Canadian Pacific, (778) 772-9636
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c4331.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SUDBURY AFFORDABLE HOUSING ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Delki Dozzi Community Centre, 3 Mary Street
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482;
               Adam Grachnik, Minister Jim Watson's Office, (416) 585-6492;
               Beth Bailey, CMHC, (416) 218-3355; Eliza Bennett, Greater
               Sudbury, (705) 674-4455 Ext. 4507
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/December2009/03/c7768.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     CMHC GINGERBREAD HOUSE COMPETITION TO SUPPORT HABITAT FOR
               HUMANITY NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Rideau Centre, West Bay Bridge, 3rd level (near Grand &
               Toy), 50 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Kate Munroe, Media Relations, Canada Mortgage and Housing
               Corporation, (613) 748-4618; Donna Hicks, CEO, Habitat for
               Humanity NCR, (613) 749-9950 x222
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/December2009/03/c7778.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     20TH ANNIVERSARY OF MONTREAL MASSACRE: WOMEN'S COLLEGE
               HOSPITAL REMEMBERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Cummings Auditorium, Women's College Hospital, 76 Grenville
               St.
    CONTACT:   Jodi Salem, Manager, Media and Internal Relations, Women's
               College Hospital, (416) 323-6400 ext. 4054
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/03/c7348.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     TED ROGERS SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT HOSTS 2009 GLOBAL MANAGEMENT
               SYMPOSIUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University 575 Bay
               Street, (Entrance at 55 Dundas Street West) 7th Floor
    CONTACT:   Media accreditation, please contact: Sarah Hayward, Ted Rogers
               School of Management, (416) 979-5000 ext. 7709
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c5679.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     DEMONSTRATION AT THE MALIAN EMBASSY TO DENOUNCE THE
               ASSASSINATION OF A HOUSING RIGHTS ACTIVIST
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Before the Embassy of Mali, 50 Goulburn Avenue
    CONTACT:   François Saillant, (514) 919-2843 (mobile phone); Véronique
               Laflamme, (514) 231-2309 (mobile phone)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/03/c7771.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PULSE PROJECT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lennox Contemporary, 12 Ossington Ave
    NOTES:     Media also welcome 12pm to 5 pm, December 4th, 5th and 6th
    CONTACT:   Jalyn Anderson, (416) 315-5477
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c6832.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OPSEU SCREENING OF "THE DOCUMENTARY THAT COCA-COLA DOESN'T
               WANT YOU TO SEE"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  NFB, 150 John St. (corner of Richmond)
    CONTACT:   Olivier Dyason, o.dyason@nfb.ca
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/24/c4541.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     HOWIE MANDEL - AN INDIGO EXCLUSIVE BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Toronto Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   For more details and media pre-registration, please contact:
               Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5470.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     DECEMBER 4TH CONCERT TO ASSIST OTTAWA'S YOUTH DRUG ADDICTION
               PROGRAM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Christ Church Cathedral, 420 Sparks St. at Bronson. Street and
               lot parking, or, take any of the buses running along Albert
               Street or Slater Street.
    CONTACT:   John Dennison, (613) 567-1787
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7176.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     VOICES 2009 - A NIGHT OF BEAUTIFUL MUSIC AND SPECTACULAR
               VOICES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles Street West
    CONTACT:   Inspired Productions - (416) 421-7200
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/17/c2248.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER MCNEIL ANNOUNCES VANCOUVER STUDENTS WHO WILL WORK
               ON A CANADIAN-GERMAN NEWSPAPER THAT WILL COVER THE PARALYMPICS
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave, 3rd floor in the foyer
    CONTACT:   Karin Preugschat, Mobile: (778) 239-0015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c7464.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     PROVINCE, ICBC AND POLICE LAUNCH HOLIDAY COUNTERATTACK
               CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      BURNABY
    LOCATION:  Northeast parking lot of Canlan Ice Sports, 6501 Sprott
               Street
    CONTACT:   Kim Thé, (604) 842-5023
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/03/c7810.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    DATE:      December 3 - December 4
    EVENT:     Q-GOLD PRESENTS AT AGORACOM ONLINE GOLD & COMMODITIES
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://agoracom.com/conferences
    CONTACT:   Corporate Inquiries: Q-Gold Resources Ltd., J. Bruce
               Carruthers II, President, 1-888-779-0166
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6803.html

    DATE:      December 3 - December 4
    EVENT:     NEW DAWN MINING CORP. PRESENTS AT AGORACOM ONLINE GOLD AND
               COMMODITIES CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://agoracom.com/conferences
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations Contact: Richard Buzbuzian, (416) 585-7890;
               President and Chief Executive Officer: Ian R. Saunders, (416)
               585-7890
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/02/c6852.html

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC FOURTH QUARTER AND 2009 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-7806 or 1-888-789-9572 passcode 4720565 followed by
               the number sign
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Lu, Media and Public Relations, (416) 974-5506,
               toll-free 1-888-880-2173
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/09/c7000.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FREEWEST CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS THE INCREASED OFFER FROM
               CLIFFS NATURAL RESOURCES INC.
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2910600
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191 or (514) 807-9895
    CONTACT:   Mackenzie I. Watson, President and CEO, (514) 878-3551,
               1-888-878-3551
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/03/c7711.html
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    USA

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDC PARTNERS PRESENTS AT THE GABELLI & COMPANY ANNUAL BEST
               IDEAS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  Grand Hyatt Hotel
    CONTACT:   Donna Granato, Vice President, Finance & Corporate
               Development, (646) 429-1809
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6328.html

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