CNW Daybook for Friday, July 4, 2008



    TORONTO, July 4 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      July 4
    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:      10:30
    EVENT:     DANNY WILLIAMS, PREMIER OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR,
               ANNOUNCES PROVINCIAL INVOLVEMENT IN VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC
               AND PARALYMPIC WINTER GAMES
    CITY:      ST. JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  The Works' Field House
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: Elizabeth Matthews, Director of
               Communications, Office of the Premier, (709) 729-3960,
               693-7291; Andrea Nolan, Press Secretary, Office of the
               Premier, (709) 729-4303, 727-0991; Heather May, Director of
               Communications, Department of Tourism, Culture and
               Recreation, (709) 729-0928, 697-5061; Jason Macnaughton,
               VANOC Media Relations, (778) 328-6734
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9630.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     HMCS VILLE DE QUEBEC VISITS QUEBEC CITY
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Port de Québec
    CONTACT:   Lt(N) J Laroche, Naval Reserve Public Affairs, (418) 694-5560
               poste 5392, Cell: (418) 575-0567
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8465.html

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     YOAV AT THE MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  at the Pavillon Heineken
    CONTACT:   Myriam Achard at PHI, (514) 779-8868
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8546.html

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     THE COMMEMORATIVE SHOW FOR THE 400TH ANNIVERSARY OF QUEBEC
               CITY
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Place de l'Assemblée nationale
    CONTACT:   Roxanne St-Pierre, Chief - National and International Media
               Relations, Société du 400e anniversaire de Québec,
               (418) 648-2008, ext. 560
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7309.html

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     LAURENTIAN BANK JOINS ONCE AGAIN IN THE RHYTHM OF THE
               MONDIAL DES CULTURES DE
               DRUMMONDVILLE
    CITY:      DRUMMONDVILLE
    LOCATION:  Drummondville branch or at its Info Mondial Banque
               Laurentienne stand
    CONTACT:   Manon Stébenne, Senior Manager, Medias and public relations,
               (514) 284-4500, extension 8232
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9508.html

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     TREMBLANT INTERNATIONAL BLUES FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 15 YEARS
               OF PURE BLUES
    CITY:      MONT-TREMBLANT
    LOCATION:  Tremblant
    CONTACT:   Annick Marseille, Station Mont Tremblant, (819) 681-3000
               ext. 46694
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8276.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/05/c8877.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - JEAN-PIERRE BLACKBURN
               ANNOUNCES FUNDING TO THE FEDERATION DES POURVOIRIES DU
               QUEBEC INC.
    CITY:      SAGUENAY (JONQUIERE BOROUGH)
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Saguenay
               Salle Louis-Hémon
               2675 du Royaume Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Nadia Marceau, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (418) 668-4602, 1-800-463-9808; Pierre Miquelon, Office of
               the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada Economic
               Development, (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9247.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF WORLD VISION'S ONE LIFE EXPERIENCE EXHIBIT
    CITY:      DRUMMONDVILLE
    LOCATION:  Mondial des Cultures
               Woodyatt Park
               corner of Du Pont and Heriot Streets
    CONTACT:   Janie Mercky, Porter Novelli for World Vision Canada,
               (514) 846-5607; Brigitte Filiatrault, Porter Novelli for World
               Vision Canada, (514) 846-5605, cell: (514) 702-2744
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/25/c7700.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     BUSINESS LUNCH IN MONTREAL WITH THE PRIME MINISTER OF
               FRANCE, MR FRANCOIS FILLON
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès of Montreal
               Room 710 201
               avenue Viger west
    CONTACT:   Maryève Tassot, (514) 281-3205; Véronique Loiseau,
               Directrice des Communications, (514) 281-3201, Cel. Ph.:
               (514) 979-3201
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/27/c8658.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Harbourfront Centre
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     28TH NORTH AMERICAN BENGALI CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Christine Chiu, Marketing Manager, MTCC, (416) 585-8106;
               Bejoy Das, Executive Chairperson, PBCA NABC 2008,
               (905) 822-4020
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9260.html

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     OTTAWA WOMAN CYCLING TO TORONTO TO RAISE AWARENESS ABOUT THE
               CRISIS IN DARFUR, SUDAN
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Stopping in Merrickville, Athens, Kingston, Picton,
               Brighton, Port Hope and Oshawa, and arriving in Toronto July
               11th
    CONTACT:   Tara Tavender, (514) 923-8368 or Lee Carty, (819) 921-9802
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9959.html

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     CALYPSO TENTS MUSIC SERIES
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  De Great Iron Pot
               55 Nugget Avenue
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank public affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     THE ODA IS SPONSORING A THREE-PART SYMPOSIUM AT THE
               INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DENTAL RESEARCH (IADR)
               CONFERENCE ENTITLED "DESIGNING DENTAL PROGRAMS FOR HIGH-RISK
               CHILDREN"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
               South Building
               222 Bremner Boulevard'
               Room 718A - 700 Level
    CONTACT:   Kari Cuss, Public Affairs & Communications, Ontario Dental
               Association, p. (416) 355-2278, c. (647) 294-7613
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/26/c7924.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9079.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     GARY SCHELLENBERGER CELEBRATES AN IMPORTANT GOVERNMENT OF
               CANADA INVESTMENT FOR THE TOWNSHIP OF WELLINGTON NORTH
    CITY:      KENILWORTH
    LOCATION:  Mount Forest Firehall
               381 Main St. North, Mount Forest
    CONTACT:   Laryssa Waler, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable
               Tony Clement, (613) 957-0200; Industry Canada, (613) 943-2502
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9551.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     EVENTS BY NATASHA HOSTS SILENT CHARITY AUCTION IN BENEFIT OF
               THE CHEO FOUNDATION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
               Panorama Room
               National Arts Centre
    CONTACT:   Media Relations Contact: Natasha Balram, President, EVENTS
               by Natasha, (613) 294-8889
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c2094.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     SALTIMBANCO FOR THE FIRST TIME AT THE BRANDT CENTRE
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Brandt Centre
    CONTACT:   National PR Contact: Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc!
               Communications, (450) 628-4014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/22/c2982.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      07:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     STAPLES. BUSINESS DEPOT™ SADDLES UP FOR THE STAMPEDE
               WITH FREE FOOD AND
               COW-MILKING GAMES
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  1215-9th Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Rachel Swiednicki, Public Relations
               Specialist, STAPLES Business Depot, Office: (905) 737-1147
               ext. 2714
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9878.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     IAMS SUPERDOGS STRUT THEIR STUFF AT THE CALGARY STAMPEDE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Stampede Corral Indoors
    CONTACT:   Larissa Best, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 428-8294; or
               Ana Francisco, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 934-8425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c8697.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      July 4
    EVENT:     ROMAN DANYLO LIVE TOUR
    CITY:      NORTH VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Capilano Arts Theatre
    CONTACT:   Marnie Wilson, at (604) 685-5575
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/30/c3446.html

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