CNW Daybook for Friday, December 7, 2007



    TORONTO, Dec. 6 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      December 1 - December 18
    EVENT:     CPR 2007 HOLIDAY TRAIN
    CITY:      VARIOUS
    LOCATION:  See URL for details.
    CONTACT:   Breanne Feigel, (403) 319-3932, (403) 589-6949 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/26/c8670.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/04/c6552.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF FINANCE ADDRESSES THE FREDERICTON CHAMBER OF
               COMMERCE
    CITY:      FREDERICTON
    LOCATION:  Ballroom of the Delta Fredericton Hotel, 225 Woodstock Road
    CONTACT:   Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Finance, (613) 996-7861; David Gamble, Media Relations,
               Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080; Registration: Anthony
               Knight, Fredericton Chamber of Commerce, (506) 451-9744
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/December2007/06/c8361.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     IRVING OIL LIMITED SECOND OPEN HOUSE FOR MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC
    CITY:      SAINT JOHN
    LOCATION:  NBCC Campus on Grandview Avenue
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Parker, Irving Oil, (506) 202-2992
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/26/c4267.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     INFRASTRUCTURE CANADA - IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      CHARLO
    LOCATION:  Charlo Municipal Hall, 614, Chaleur Street
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148; Bruce Macfarlane,
               Corporate Secretary, Regional Development Corporation, (506)
               444-4606
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/06/c8370.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      December 1 - December 23
    EVENT:     MUSEE MARGUERITE-BOURGEOYS - LES CHORALIES OF NOTRE-DAME-DE-
               BON-SECOURS CHAPEL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel, 400 Saint Paul Street East,
               Old Montreal (Champs-de-Mars Métro)
    CONTACT:   Diane Gadoua, Assistant to the director, Marguerite-Bourgeoys
               Museum - Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel, (514) 282-8670
               extension 234
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/November2007/26/c4291.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 12:00
    EVENT:     ALEX BAUMANN, ON BEHALF OF THE CANADIAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE,
               ADVOCATES FOR FUNDING FOR ROAD TO EXCELLENCE PROGRAM AT
               STANDING COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montréal Bonaventure, 900 de la Gauchetière West,
               Meeting Room Fontaine A
    CONTACT:   Jackie DeSouza, COC Communications, Phone: (416) 324-4122,
               Cell: (416) 806-4342; Sylvie Bigras, COC Communications, Cell:
               (613) 298-1625
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c8126.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - FUNDING TO HELP THE FIRM
               METALLURGIE DES APPALACHES INC.
    CITY:      PLESSISVILLE
    LOCATION:  Métallurgie des Appalaches Inc., 2323 des Erables Ave.
    CONTACT:   Lyne Montpellier, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (819) 371-5182; Jean-Philippe Payment, Press Secretary, Office
               of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada Economic
               Development, (819) 953-5646, Cell.: (613 808-8309
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c7966.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     BOUTIK MAMAN KANGOUROU, OFFICIAL OPENING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  5020 Cote-Des-Neiges, H3V 1G6
    CONTACT:   Laura Bisson, (819) 772-0990
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/30/c6031.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     2007 SCOTIABANK GROUP CHARITY CHALLENGE CELEBRATION BREAKFAST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  4th Floor Schooner Room, Scotiabank, 44 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c7934.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER CANNON ADDRESSES THE TORONTO BOARD OF TRADE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade, 77 Adelaide Street West
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, Communications and Promotion, (613)
               948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/06/c8512.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTER SPEAKS ABOUT ADULT EDUCATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, 475 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Michelle Despault, Minister's Office, (416) 212-3747;
               Patricia MacNeil, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2676
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/06/c8494.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     CAW COUNCIL DELEGATES CONVERGE, DECEMBER 7 & 8
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre -Grand Ballroom on level 2 (123 Queen St. W.)
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications, Shannon Devine, (cell) 416-302-1699
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/04/c7694.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     BED BATH & BEYOND™ CELEBRATES ITS FIRST HOME IN CANADA
    CITY:      RICHMOND HILL
    LOCATION:  225 High Tech Road (between Yonge and Bayview at Highway 7)
               Bayview Glen Shopping Centre
    CONTACT:   Stacey Flowers, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 x 4073; Jill
               Kuchar, (416) 924-5700 x 4094
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c7663.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER BRADLEY ANNOUNCES NEW, MORE SECURE DRIVER'S LICENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  ServiceOntario, College Park, Lower Level, 777 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Bob Nichols,  (416) 327-1158
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/06/c8509.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONY TO CELEBRATE 28 NEW AFFORDABLE
               HOUSING RENTAL APARTMENTS
    CITY:      BRANTFORD
    LOCATION:  115 Sherwood Drive
    CONTACT:   Carlene Siopis, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation,
               (416) 250-3297; Christopher McNabb, King Street Holdings
               Limited, (519) 465-7183
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c7976.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     BELL LANE TERRACE OFFICIALLY OPENS
    CITY:      BRANTFORD
    LOCATION:  97 Mount Pleasant Street
    CONTACT:   Carlene Siopis, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation,
               (416) 250-3297; Eleanor Maslin, John Noble Home, (519)
               756-2920 ext. 222; Jayne Carman, Mayor's Office, County of
               Brant, (519) 449-2451; Josie Mannen, Mayor's Office, City of
               Brantford, (519) 759-4150 ext. 2213
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c7987.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER RESPONSIBLE FOR WOMEN'S ISSUES AND THE MINISTER OF
               CHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICES VISITS THE HEALTH UNIT
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU), 50 King Street, Teaching
               Room # 2, Lower Level
    CONTACT:   Jill-Marie Burke, Media Relations Coordinator, Registered
               Nurses' Association of Ontario, Work phone: (416) 408-5606,
               Cell: (647) 504-4008, Toll-free: 1-800-268-7199 ext.250
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/06/c8310.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c8098.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW OP - THE NHLPA AND THE DAVID SUZUKI FOUNDATION
               ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle - Marine Room, Queens Quay Entrance/
               One Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Tyler Currie, Manager, Communications, NHLPA, Office: (416)
               313-2325, Mobile: (416) 414-3277; Dominic Ali, Senior
               Communications Specialist, David Suzuki Foundation (Toronto),
               Office: (416) 644-1032, Mobile: (647) 203-4701
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/06/c8195.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - IN PERSON: THE RIGHT HONOURABLE JEAN CHRETIEN AT
               INDIGO/CHAPTERS FOR EXCLUSIVE BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Chapters Rideau, 47 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926; Jeremy
               Cammy, Director, National Events, (416) 300-0799
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/29/c5862.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE EOARA OUTLINE THEIR PROJECT TO CREATE A NEW TOURISM
               ATTRACTION FOR SCUBA DIVERS AND THE LONG RANGE ECOLOGICAL
               BENEFITS FOR MARINE LIFE IN THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER
    CITY:      GANANOQUE
    LOCATION:  Country Squire Resort
    CONTACT:   Michael Ryan, (613) 484-8685
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/06/c8035.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      07:45
    EVENT:     AIRPORT AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES CHANGES
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver International Airport
    CONTACT:   YVR Media Relations, (604) 880-9815
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c8123.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     BC HYDRO LIGHT DRIVE AND INSTALLATION
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Burrard Courtyard at Burrard and Dunsmuir
    CONTACT:   Gillian Robinson, Media Relations, BC Hydro, Phone: (604)
               623-4022
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/04/c7388.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEST 49 INC. CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FISCAL 2008 THIRD
               QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2111120
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Rhonda Allen, Director, Finance, West 49 Inc., (905) 336-5454
               ext. 224; Trevor Heisler, Investor Relations, The Equicom
               Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 270
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c6917.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     XENOS F2007 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.xenos.com
    PHONE NO.: 416-640-1917 or 1-877-289-8525
    CONTACT:   Cory Pala, Investor Relations, Xenos, Tel: (416) 657-2400
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c7007.html

    TIME:      10:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     MANITOBA TELECOM SERVICES INC. 2008 OUTLOOK CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.mtsallstream.com and
    http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=98947&s=1&k=1A52CBAC44B7094710BF985AA9A77EA9
    CONTACT:   Investors: Ian Chadsey, Vice-President Investor Relations,
               (204) 941-8283; Media: Greg Burch, Manager Corporate
               Communications, (416) 345-3576 or (204) 941-8576
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/30/c6396.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c7562.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE FIGHT NETWORK CONFERENCE CALL WITH BIG JOHN MCCARTHY
    PHONE NO.: 888-262-0101 or 973-807-0443
    CONTACT:   Beth Merrick, ZAZOU Communications, (416) 654-9881
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/04/c7502.html

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