CNW Daybook for Friday, January 30, 2009



    TORONTO, Jan. 30 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER DIANE FINLEY DISCUSSES THE NEW HOME RENOVATION TAX
               CREDIT PROPOSED IN THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT'S ECONOMIC ACTION
               PLAN
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  3172 Ashburn Avenue
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of the Honourable Diane Finley,
               Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development and
               Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing
               Corporation (CMHC) Development, (819) 994-2482
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c4147.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      January 26 - January 30
    EVENT:     ASSOCIATION DES AGENCES DE PUBLICITE DU QUEBEC (AAPQ) - THE
               FIRST ADVERTISING WEEK IN CANADA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Science Centre
    CONTACT:   Johanne Lépine and François Légaré, Media Relations, Torchia
               Communications, (514) 288-8290, ext. 234 and 222; Marie-Luce
               Ouellet, Communications Director, Association des agences de
               publicité du Québec (AAPQ), (514) 848-1732, ext. 201
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/06/c5353.html

    DATE:      January 29 - February 2
    EVENT:     10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BOAT AND WATER SPORTS SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Marie-Claude Leroux, Morin Relations Publiques,
               (514) 289-8688, ext. 224, Cell: (514) 705-5897; Rosalie
               Lemelin, Morin Relations Publiques, (514) 289-8688, ext. 231,
               Cell: (514) 475-5161
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3654.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     DOUGLAS MENTAL HEALTH UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE - CONSEQUENCES OF
               CLIMATE CHANGE ON BRAIN DEVELOPMENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Bowerman Room,
               Dobell Pavilion, 6875 LaSalle Blvd., Borough of Verdun
    CONTACT:   Marie france Coutu, (514) 761-6131, ext. 2769,
               Cell: (514) 835-3236
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/23/c2296.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     MEDIA ADVISORY ABOUT THE SHANNON TCE WATER CONTAMINATION AND
               ITS PENDING CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Offices of Charles Veilleux & Associés, Avocats, LL.P.,
               s.e.n.c.r.l., 1040 Avenue Belvédère, bureau 204, Conference
               Room S/S
    CONTACT:   Anne Letellier, (418) 527-5257
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3992.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES THE
               HONOURABLE CHRISTIAN PARADIS, MINISTER OF PUBLIC WORKS AND
               GOVERNMENT SERVICES, AND MINISTER RESPONSIBLE FOR QUEBEC AND
               THE GREATER MONTREAL REGION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montreal Bonaventure, 900 de La Gauchetière Street
               West
    CONTACT:   RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3912.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     5 AREA SUPPORT GROUP (5 ASG) ASSUMPTION OF COMMAND CEREMONY
               FOR COLONEL DANIEL GENEST
    CITY:      SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    LOCATION:  Saint-Jean Garrison, Hangar HD4
    CONTACT:   Lt(N) Michèle Tremblay, Public Affairs Officer,
               (450) 358-7099, extension 6163
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3604.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      December 6 - January 31
    EVENT:     EXHIBITION: MIKE DISFARMER - VINTAGE PRINTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Stephen Bulger Gallery, 1026 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Stephen Bulger Gallery, (416) 504-0575
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2008/09/c4742.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN LIVER FOUNDATION - RAISING AWARENESS AND ENCOURAGING
               OPEN DISCUSSION ABOUT HEPATITIS B
    CITY:      MARKHAM
    LOCATION:  Markham Stouffville Hospital, Auditorium (Use main hospital
               entrance), 381 Church Street
    CONTACT:   Julie Holroyde, Hill & Knowlton, Mobile: (416) 254-5300;
               Melanie Kearns, VP, Marketing and Communications, Canadian
               Liver Foundation, (416) 491-3353 Ext. 4923, Toll free:
               1-800-563-5483
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3567.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE NORTH WEST LOCAL HEALTH INTEGRATION NETWORK - IMPROVING
               ACCESS TO FAMILY HEALTH CARE AND EMERGENCY ROOM PERFORMANCE
               TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    CITY:      THUNDER BAY
    LOCATION:  North West CCAC Office, 961 Alloy Drive
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care,
               (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3479.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     THE HEALTH COUNCIL OF CANADA WILL RELEASE THE NATIONAL
               PHARMACEUTICALS STRATEGY: A PRESCRIPTION UNFILLED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street W, Algonquin Room, Main
               Mezzanine
    CONTACT:   Pierre Lachaine, Health Council of Canada - Media Relations,
               Phone (416) 480-7085; Alison Reed, Temple Scott Associates
               for Health Council of Canada, Phone (416) 360-6183 ext. 227;
               Miranda Germani, Temple Scott Associates for Health Council of
               Canada, Phone (416) 360-6183 ext. 238
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3532.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     THE FARLEY FOUNDATION HONOURS ITS TOP SUPPORTERS DURING AN
               AWARDS CEREMONY AT THE 2009 OVMA CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle Hotel
    CONTACT:   Nadia Vercillo, Manager of Communications and Public
               Relations, T. 1-888-262-9811, ext. 4, C. (416) 838-3925
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3740.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE VIC TOEWS, PRESIDENT OF THE TREASURY BOARD,
               WILL DELIVER A KEYNOTE ADDRESS TO THE BRANDON CHAMBER OF
               COMMERCE
    CITY:      BRANDON
    LOCATION:  Royal Oak Inn - Kensington Hall
    CONTACT:   Christine Csversko, Director of Communications, Office of
               the Honourable Vic Toews, President of the Treasury Board,
               (613) 957-2666
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c4029.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      08:30 - 10:30
    EVENT:     VANOC TO RELEASE ITS UPDATED BALANCED BUDGET
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC Headquarters, 400-3585 Graveley Street
    CONTACT:   Sébastien Théberge, VANOC Communications, (604) 403-2261;
               Chris Brumwell, VANOC Communications, (604) 403-1869
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3722.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     CE FRANKLIN LTD. - FOURTH QUARTER 2008 RESULTS WEBCAST AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2518340 or
    http://www.cefranklin.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, (800) 345-2858, (403) 531-5604
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3814.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/08/c6138.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORBORD CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.norbord.com
    PHONE NO.: (647) 436-0148 or 888-203-1112 passcode 1674650
    CONTACT:   Anita Veel, (416) 643-8838
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/30/c3859.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      January 29 - January 31
    EVENT:     PAUL HAGGIS TO SPEAK AT HISTORY MAKERS INTERNATIONAL SUMMIT
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  Marriott Downtown
    CONTACT:   Nuria Bronfman, (416) 434-7431
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2008/26/c4177.html

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