CNW Daybook for Friday, October 19, 2007



    TORONTO, Oct. 19 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF 'DIGITAL TERRORISM AND HATE 2007'
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  Crowne Plaza Moncton Downtown
               Charlotte Room
               9th Floor
               1005 Main St.
    CONTACT:   David Eisenstadt, Lydia De Santis, The Communications Group
               Inc., 1-800-267-4476 x36
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/15/c3952.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION - AFFORDABLE HOUSING
               PROJECT OPENS
    CITY:      GRAND FALLS
    LOCATION:  499 Terrace Street
    CONTACT:   Robert Duguay, Communications, Family and Community Services,
               (506) 444-3684; Giselle Thibault, Communications and
               Marketing, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation,
               (902) 426-8320
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5137.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     RIVER VALLEY OBEDIENCE AND FIELD TRAIL CLUB RECEIVES
               CITATION AWARD
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  Crowne Plaza Hotel Moncton
               1005 Main Street
    CONTACT:   Erica Lyle, Communications Coordinator Canadian Association of
               Occupational Therapists, (800) 434-2268, ext. 225; Anthony
               Knight, Executive Director New Brunswick Association of
               Occupational Therapists, (506) 458-1001; River Valley
               Obedience and Field Trail Club Inc., (506) 444-8874
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5179.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION CANADA - SPECIAL CITIZENSHIP
               CEREMONY AS PART OF THE ACTIVITIES MARKING CANADA'S
               CITIZENSHIP WEEK 2007.
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  McCord Museum of Canadian History
               690 Sherbrooke Street West
    CONTACT:   Media inquiries: Jacqueline Roby, Spokesperson, Regional
               Communications Directorate, Citizenship and Immigration
               Canada, (514) 283-4800
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5749.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE TRANSFER OF THE FEDERAL GAS TAX TO THE
               MUNICIPALITIES OF SAINT-CLET AND OF TRES-SAINT-REDEMPTEUR
    CITY:      SAINT-CLET
    LOCATION:  Council Chamber
               City Hall
               4 Du Moulin Street
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700; Nathalie Pharand, Director General,
               Municipality of Saint-Clet, (450) 456-3363; Communications
               Directorate, Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5609.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MITEC TELECOM INC. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      POINTE-CLAIRE
    LOCATION:  Corporation's Headquarters, 9000 Trans-Canada Highway
    CONTACT:   Bruno Dumais, Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, Mitec Telecom, (514) 694-9000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3304.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     INFRASTRUCTURE CANADA - ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE TRANSFER OF THE
               FEDERAL GAS TAX TO THE CITIES OF L'ILE-CADIEUX AND OF
               PINCOURT
    CITY:      PINCOURT
    LOCATION:  Omni-Centre of Pincourt
               René-Fournier 3
               Room 375
               Cardinal-Léger Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700; Michel Perrier, General Director,
               City of Pincourt, (514) 453-8981; Communications
               Directorate, Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5616.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY THE PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY, BRIAN JEAN, DURING
               THE CANADIAN BROWNFIELDS 2007 CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès de Montréal
               1001 de Bleury Street
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: Karine White, Office of Lawrence Cannon,
               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/October2007/18/c5783.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 19
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CONVENTION - CUPE'S BIENNIAL DEMOCRATIC FORUM WHERE
               MAJOR POLICY IS DECIDED AND EXECUTIVE OFFICERS ARE ELECTED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Sébastien Goulet, CUPE Communications, (613) 808-0675
               (cell); Wendy Forbes, CUPE Communications, (416) 892-8716
               (cell); Catherine Louli, CUPE Communications, (613) 237-1590
               (office), (613) 851-0547 (cell) until October 16
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2045.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9266.html

    DATE:      October 19
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S FREE WASTE REDUCTION WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING
               EVENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  2444 Bloor St. West
               (entrance at rear)
    CONTACT:   (416) 910-4358
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7578.html

    DATE:      October 19
    EVENT:     HEART & STROKE PUT YOUR HEART INTO IT! TOUR MAKES A STOP AT
               SHERWAY GARDENS
    CITY:      ETOBICOKE
    LOCATION:  Sherway Gardens
    CONTACT:   Sharon Edwards, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario,
               (416) 937-5307
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3386.html

    DATE:      October 19
    EVENT:     HEART & STROKE PUT YOUR HEART INTO IT! TOUR MAKES A STOP AT
               LIMERIDGE MALL!
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Limeridge Mall
    CONTACT:   Sharon Edwards, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario,
               (416) 937-5307
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3413.html

    DATE:      October 19
    EVENT:     THE CANCER CONTINUUM: FROM PREVENTION TO CARE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  University of Toronto, J.J.R. McLeod Auditorium
               Medical Sciences Building
               St. George Campus
               1 King's College Circle
    CONTACT:   Keren Brown, (416) 778-4443, (416) 558-5311
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2935.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 15:45
    EVENT:     VOLUNTEER CANADA - A TEAM OF 300 CORPORATE VOLUNTEERS STRONG
               HELPS THE KIWANIS BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB IN AN EXTREME MAKEOVER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Kiwanis Boys and Girls Club
               101 Spruce Street
    CONTACT:   Elizabeth Gray-Smith, Manager of Communications, Volunteer
               Canada, (613) 231-4371, ext. 226
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/17/c4939.html

    TIME:      08:10
    EVENT:     THE TORONTO HYPERBARIC MEDICINE SYMPOSIUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Unity Hall
               90 Gerrard Street
    CONTACT:   OMA Media Relations, (416) 340-2862, or toll free
               1-800-268-7215 (Ext. 2862)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/17/c4747.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - INFRASTRUCTURE CANADA IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      ORLEANS
    LOCATION:  Please see URL
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5658.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES - ADDRESS TO THE OVER
               2,000 DELEGATES TO THE 2007 CUPE NATIONAL CONVENTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Convention Centre
               South building
               Media passes at Room 704
    CONTACT:   Wendy Forbes, CUPE Communications, (416) 892-8716; Sebastien
               Goulet, CUPE Communications, (613) 808-0675
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5553.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 14:30
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ME TO WE DAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ricoh Coliseum
               100 Princes' Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Melissa Yaw, Communications Coordinator, Office:
               (416) 925-5894 ext 248; Event day call: (416) 528-9134
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2638.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     RCMP CAREER PRESENTATION
    CITY:      FORT ERIE
    LOCATION:  Fort Erie Legion
               130 Garrison Rd.
    CONTACT:   Nathalie TESSIER, Central Region Recruiting, 1-877-888-0433
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2699.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     UNITED NATIONS' SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HOUSING RIGHTS JOINS
               ONTARIO HUMAN RIGHTS COMMMISSIONER AT HOUSING FORUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Church of the Holy Trinity
               Trinity Square
               (southwest of Yonge and Dundas)
    CONTACT:   Michael Shapcott, w (416) 972-1010, x231, c (416) 605-8316
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/17/c4785.html

    TIME:      19:30 - 21:30
    EVENT:     CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETIES (CAS'S) FOSTER PARENT RECOGNITION
               CEREMONIES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Hellenic Banquet Hall
               1315 Prince of Wales Drive
    CONTACT:   France Clost, Communications Officer, (613) 747-7800, x 2033
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/17/c5241.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     INTERACTIVE AFRICAN VILLAGE SPECIAL PREVIEW FOR MEDIA AND VIPS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary Woman's Show
               Roundup Centre
               Stampede Park
    CONTACT:   Tiffany Baggetta, (416) 677-4450
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5585.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 ISSUES ANNUAL REPORT - MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (604) 678-9375 or 1-866-898-9626
    CONTACT:   Mary Fraser, VANOC Communications,
               (778) 328-3667; Margaret Nevin, VANOC Communications,
               (778) 328-6475
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5317.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MITEC TELECOM INC. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2045120
    CONTACT:   Bruno Dumais, Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, Mitec Telecom: (514) 694-9000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3304.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANGENE 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.cangene.com and www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9303. Please connect approximately
               15 minutes prior to the beginning of the call to ensure
               participation.
    CONTACT:   Michael Graham at (204) 275-4040 or by email at
               mgraham@cangene.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5851.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANGENE HOSTS A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS FINANCIAL
               RESULTS FOR THE FISCAL 2007 YEAR
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   Jean Compton, at (905) 405-2900
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/17/c5263.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      15:00 - 16:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     PHOTOPLUS - PANEL DISCUSSION ENTITLED "BLACK-AND-WHITE
               PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE 21ST CENTURY."
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  PhotoPlus Presentation Theater in the Jacob Javits
               Convention Center
    CONTACT:   Greg Vance, Kodak, (416) 761-4306; Erin Manning, Ketchum,
               (416) 355-7419
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9349.html
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