CNW Daybook for Friday, February 20, 2009



    TORONTO, Feb. 20 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      07:00
    EVENT:     STEELWORKERS' ECONOMIST AVAILABLE FOR COMMENT ON CONSUMER
               PRICE INDEX
    CITY:      NATION-WIDE
    LOCATION:  Nation-wide
    CONTACT:   Erin Weir, Research Department, (613) 730-2272, or
               Peter D. Birt, Communications Department, (416) 544-5966
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9972.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      14:15
    EVENT:     GREEN MUNICIPAL FUND ANNOUNCEMENT OF FUNDING FOR FOUR
               SUSTAINABILITY PROJECTS IN THE CITY OF SAINT JOHN
    CITY:      SAINT JOHN
    LOCATION:  City of Saint John City Hall, The Ludlow Room located on the
               8th floor, 15 Market Square
    CONTACT:   Dave Weatherall, Communications Officer, Green Municipal
               Fund, (613) 907-6292; Julia McGuire, Communications Officer,
               City of Saint John, (506) 648-3714
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2063.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     FEDERATION OF CANADIAN MUNICIPALITIES (FCM) - ANNOUNCEMENT
               OF FUNDING FOR LEED GOLD CERTIFIED QPLEX WELLNESS AND
               CONFERENCE CENTRE
    CITY:      QUISPAMSIS
    LOCATION:  Town of Quispamsis Town Hall Council Chambers, 12 Landing
               Court
    CONTACT:   Dave Weatherall, Communications Officer, Green Municipal
               Fund, (613) 907-6292; Catherine Snow, Town Clerk, Town of
               Quispamsis, (506) 849-5738
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2067.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU WILL PRESENT THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, Casacom, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - February 22
    EVENT:     4TH EDITION OF THE COTTAGE AND COUNTRY HOMES SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Olympic Stadium
    CONTACT:   For certifications (required): BICOM, Communications,
               (514) 223-6770 ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/16/c8838.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224 or
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     ALLSTATE CANADA, WILL BE CELEBRATING THE GRAND OPENING OF A
               NEW ALLSTATE INSURANCE AGENCY IN QUEBEC
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Québec Sainte-Foy Allstate Insurance Agency, 1150, autoroute
               Duplessis, unité 600
    CONTACT:   Darcy Bonner, Corporate Relations, (905) 513-4016
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2120.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     HUMAN RE

SOURCES AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT CANADA - IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON SKILLS AND EMPLOYMENT TRAINING FOR ABORIGINAL PEOPLE IN QUEBEC CITY: WENDAKE LOCATION: Hôtel-Musée Premières Nations, Wendake Room, 5 Place de la Rencontre CONTACT: (media only): Michelle Bakos, Press Secretary, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482; Pascal Doucet, Medias Relations Coordinator for Quebec Region, (514) 982-2384, ext. 2209; Media Relations Office, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, (819) 994-5559 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2112.html TIME: 12:00 - 14:00 EVENT: THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES RAYMOND BACHAND, MINISTER OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, INNOVATION AND EXPORT TRADE AND MINISTER RESPONSIBLE FOR THE MONTREAL REGION CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Le Centre Sheraton, 1201, René-Lévesque Blvd. West CONTACT: RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9986.html TIME: 13:45 EVENT: CEREMONY RECOGNIZING THE SPIRITUAL AND MORAL SUPPORT OFFERED BY THE BLESSED SACRAMENT SISTERS TO THE TROOPS CITY: QUEBEC CITY LOCATION: Mont Thabor Chapel, at 1175 Mont Thabor Avenue CONTACT: Public Affairs Office, 5 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group, (418) 844-5000, extension 4688, Pager: (418) 260-3082 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2127.html TIME: 19:00 EVENT: TITANIC L'EXPOSITION - AN EVENING OF VIEWING AND DISCUSSION WITH EXPLORER PAUL-HENRY NARGEOLET CITY: MONTREAL LOCATION: Medley CONTACT: Media relations: Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc! Communications, (450) 628-4014 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/26/c2658.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ONTARIO</B> DATE: February 17 - February 20 EVENT: MARCH NETWORKS AT THE APTA TRANSITECH CONFERENCE CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Hilton Toronto, Booth 3 CONTACT: Wilenius, March Networks Corporation, (613) 591-8181 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c9324.html TIME: 09:00 - 20:00 EVENT: DOWNTOWN PORSCHE AUTOSHOW CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Downtown Porsche, 265 Front St. East CONTACT: Dan Maeda, (416) 603-9988 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c8768.html TIME: 10:00 EVENT: METROLINX HAS BOARD MEETING CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Courtyard By Marriott Toronto, Downtown, Courtyard A & B, 475 Yonge Street CONTACT: Jacquie Menezes, Senior Associate, Public Affairs and Media, Phone: (416) 874-5923, Cell: (647) 289-4523 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/17/c9277.html TIME: 10:00 EVENT: THE NEW CANADIAN AIR & SPACE MUSEUM CELEBRATES THE LAUNCH OF THE YEAR-LONG CANADIAN CENTENNIAL OF POWERED FLIGHT CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Canadian Air & Space Museum, 65 Carl Hall Road, Parc Downsview Park CONTACT: Susan Douglas, Director, Marketing & Business Development, Canadian Air & Space Museum, Mobile: (416) 666-4912 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c9469.html TIME: 10:30 EVENT: FEDERATION OF RENTAL-HOUSING PROPERTIES OF ONTARIO (FRPO) WILL LAUNCH CANADA'S FIRST "CERTIFIED RENTAL BUILDING PROGRAM" CITY: OTTAWA LOCATION: Sophia II, 91 Valley Stream Drive CONTACT: David Eisenstadt, Gea Koleva, The Communications Group Inc., 1-800-267-4476, (416) 696-9900 ext 36, 26; Francine Levesque, (613) 864-7271 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2035.html TIME: 13:30 EVENT: LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR PRESENTS ONTARIO HERITAGE AWARDS CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Grand Staircase, Legislative Building, Queen's Park CONTACT: Catrina Colme, Marketing and Communications, Coordinator, Ontario Heritage Trust, Telephone: (416) 325-5074; Nanda Casucci-Byrne, Chief of Staff, Office of the Lieutenant Governor, Telephone: (416) 325-7780 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c9416.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B> TIME: 08:00 - 15:30 EVENT: VANCOUVER YOUTH MEET PEERS FROM TANZANIA TO DISCUSS GLOBAL FOOD CRISIS AT WORLD VISION YOUTH EMPOWERED LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE CITY: RICHMOND LOCATION: McMath Secondary School, 4251 Garry Street CONTACT: or to arrange an interview contact Karen Flores, (905) 565-6200 ext. 3497, (416) 277-5563 (cell); Corina Chevalier, (905) 565-6200 ext. 3899 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9735.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: KINGSWAY FINANCIAL SERVICES INC. FOURTH QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.kingsway-financial.com or http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2515260 PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7571 CONTACT: Shelly Gobin, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Tel: (905) 677-8889 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/26/c2764.html TIME: 09:10 Pacific EVENT: NEWALTA INC. TO PRESENT AT THE CIBC WORLD MARKETS 2009 INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR CONFERENCE INTERNET: www.newalta.com or http://events.startcast.com/events6/118/whistler2009/ CONTACT: Anne M. MacMicken, Executive Director, Investor Relations, Phone: (403) 806-7019 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2015.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: BORALEX POWER INCOME FUND - RELEASE OF THE 2008 FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS INTERNET: www.boralex.com/trust/ PHONE NO.: (514) 807-8791, 1-800-732-9307 CONTACT: Ms. Patricia Lemaire, Director, Public Affairs and Communications, Boralex Power Inc., (514) 985-1353 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/30/c4359.html TIME: 10:30 Eastern EVENT: TIM HORTONS INC. FOURTH QUARTER 2008 YEAR END RESULTS AND CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.timhortons-invest.com PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6712 or 1-800-354-6885 CONTACT: INVESTORS: Scott Bonikowsky: (905) 339-6186; MEDIA: Rachel Douglas: (905) 339-6277 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5440.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: CRESTON MOLY CORP. - DISCUSSION OF THE CRESTON MOLYBDENUM DEPOSIT PRE-FEASIBILITY STUDY REPORT PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3434 or 1-800-587-1893 CONTACT: Mr. Jonathan George; Mr. John McCleery, (604) 694-0005, (604) 684-9365 (FAX); Renmark Financial Communications Inc.: Christine Stewart; Eric St-Pierre; Media: Vanessa Napoli; Toronto: (416) 644-2020, Fax: (416) 644-2021; Montreal: (514) 939-3989, Fax: (514) 939-3717 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c9492.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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