CNW Daybook for Friday, July 25, 2008



    TORONTO, July 24 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON. BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     TYPICALLY CANADIAN TOUR ENDS WITH DONATION TO DAFFODIL PLACE
    CITY:      ST JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  main entrance of the Confederation Building
    CONTACT:   Rose M. Daley, Director, Daffodil Place Campaign,
               Canadian Cancer Society, (709) 757-3455 or (709) 682-2872;
               Kyle Braatz, President, Typically Canadian Group, (613)
               296-1417
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/24/c7207.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      July 25-July 26
    EVENT:     PSAC MEMBERS CANVASS THE PUBLIC AT FORTRESS LOUISBOURG
    CITY:      LOUISBOURG
    LOCATION:  Building adjacent to 7535 Main Street
    CONTACT:   Janice Grant, PSAC regional representative, (902) 476-2006
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/23/c6970.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      July 22 - July 27
    EVENT:     LEACOCK SUMMER FESTIVAL 2008
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  Leacock Museum National Historic Site, 50 Museum Drive
    CONTACT:   Fred Addis, Producer, (705) 329-1908 x 803
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/17/c4858.html

    DATE:      July 23 - July 27
    EVENT:     FUTURE SHOP STAGE PRESENTS MORE FUN AND ENTERTAINMENT AT THE
               JUST FOR LAUGHS TORONTO FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square
    CONTACT:   Susan Kirk, Senior Communications Manager, (604) 412-1226;
               Cheryl Grant, Communications Specialist, (604) 412-1008
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/27/c4561.html

    DATE:      July 23 - July 27
    EVENT:     RBC CANADIAN OPEN
    CITY:      OAKVILLE
    LOCATION:  Glen Abbey Golf Club
    CONTACT:   Jackie Braden, RBC, (416) 974-2124
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/16/c5098.html

    DATE:      July 24 - July 26
    EVENT:     PENGROWTH CONCERT SERIES
    CITY:      OAKVILLE
    LOCATION:  Glen Abbey Golf Club
    CONTACT:   Jackie Braden, RBC, (416) 974-2124
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/16/c5098.html

    DATE:      July 24 - August 4
    EVENT:     A VISUAL ART EXHIBITION - COLOURBLIND INTERNATIONAL - 'ROOTS
               TO RHYTHM' PRODUCED BY THE ASSOCIATION OF AFRICAN CANADIAN
               ARTISTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank public affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    DATE:      July 25
    EVENT:     ROMAN DANYLO LIVE TOUR
    CITY:      KITCHENER
    LOCATION:  King Street Theatre Centre
    CONTACT:   Marnie Wilson, (604) 685-5575
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/30/c3446.html

    DATE:      July 25 - July 27
    EVENT:     ROYAL CANADIAN MINT - PUBLIC INVITED TO OBTAIN THEIR VERY
               OWN 2008 LUCKY LOONIE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Boutique of the Royal Canadian Mint, 320 Sussex Drive
    CONTACT:   Christine Aquino, Director, Communications, Royal Canadian
               Mint, (613) 993-9999
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/23/c6876.html

    DATE:      July 25 - July 27
    EVENT:     WASAGA UNDER SIEGE! WITNESS WAR OF 1812 REENACTMENTS!!
    CITY:      TOWN OF WASAGA BEACH
    LOCATION:  Town of Wasaga Beach
    CONTACT:   Andrea Hazelwood, Special Event Coordinator, Town of Wasaga
               Beach, (705) 429-3844 x 2287
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/08/c2578.html

    DATE:      July 25 - July 26
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA GALA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Liberty Grand - Exhibition Place
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank public affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     SUBWAY. RESTAURANTS FEATURE NO. 09 SHOW CAR PROGRAM DRIVEN
               BY PATRICK CARPENTIER AT UPCOMING NASCAR RACE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Place D'Orleans Shopping Centre, 110 Place D'Orleans Dr.,
               Suite 2180
    CONTACT:   Dina Vieira, National Communications Manager, SUBWAY (Subway
               Franchisee Advertising Trust Fund), Telephone: (416) 702-6124
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/21/c6437.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     GOLFING ENTHUSIASTS OFFERED FREE SKIN CANCER CHECKS AT 2008
               RBC CANADIAN OPEN
    CITY:      OAKVILLE
    LOCATION:  Spectator Village, Glen Abbey Golf Club
    CONTACT:   Sue Sherlock, Communications Officer, Sun Awareness Program,
               Canadian Dermatology Association, cell (604) 551-2597 or
               (604) 985-9184
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/18/c5694.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE
               GREATER TORONTO AREA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  York University, At the corner of York Blvd and James
               Gillies Road
    NOTES:     For the complete listing of media contacts please refer to the
               URL link below
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Laurel Ostfield, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Energy and Infrastructure, (416) 327-4418
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/24/c7291.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 12:30
    EVENT:     RED, WHITE OR ICE, THEY'RE ALL GREEN - RAISING A GLASS TO
               GREENBELT VQA WINES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  LCBO Summerhill store, 10 Scrivener Square at Yonge Street,
               south of the Summerhill Subway stop in Toronto
    CONTACT:   Danielle Pignataro, Greenbelt Foundation, (416) 960-0001 x301
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/23/c6993.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     JUSTIN HINES PERFORMS AT THE PARASPORT SUMMER GAMES OPENING
               CEREMONIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Variety Village, 3701 Danforth Ave.
    CONTACT:   Lynda Elmy, Director, Communications, Variety - The
               Children's Charity, (416) 367-2828, X 249
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/23/c6768.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     TAMIL CANADIANS COMMEMORATE BLACK JULY WITH VIGIL
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Albert Campbell Square
    CONTACT:   David Poopalapillai, (905) 781-7034; Manjula Selvarajah,
               (905) 409-9473; Harini Sivalingam, (647) 286-4698
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/21/c6139.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    DATE:      July 25 - July 27
    EVENT:     ROYAL CANADIAN MINT - NATIONAL LAUNCH OF THE 2008 LUCKY
               LOONIE ONE-DOLLAR COIN AND COIN EXCHANGE FOR THE GENERAL
               PUBLIC
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Boutique of the Royal Canadian Mint, 520 Lagimodière
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Christine Aquino, Director, Communications, Royal Canadian
               Mint, (613) 993-9999
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/23/c6878.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      July 24 - July 26
    EVENT:     REXALL EDMONTON INDY
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Edmonton's Capital EX
    CONTACT:   Brian Leadbetter, Director, Government and Community
               Relations, Northlands, Phone: (780) 471-7295,
               Cell: (780) 902-3723; Jim Haskins, General Manager, Rexall
               Edmonton Indy, Phone: (780) 488-8882, Cell: (780) 932-9862
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/14/c5233.html

    DATE:      July 24 - July 27
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Eau Claire Market
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      16:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     RED BULL ROUND UP PREVIEW FOR MEDIA
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  North Clark Street warehouse district
    CONTACT:   Sonia Klinger, Josée Laperrière, Red Bull, (416) 542-7493,
               (416) 542-7485
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/21/c6331.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DAVIS+HENDERSON SECOND QUARTER RESUTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 640-1917 or 1-800-733-7571
    NOTES:     www.newswire.ca/webcast
    CONTACT:   Catherine Martin, Chief Financial Officer, at (416)
               696-7700, extension 5265
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/23/c6909.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CE FRANKLIN LTD. SECOND QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
               AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2317040
               and http://www.cefranklin.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-732-9307
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, (800) 345-2858, (403) 531-5604
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/24/c7343.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/25/c7897.html

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