CNW Daybook for Friday, October 26, 2007



    TORONTO, Oct. 25 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    F R I D A Y,   O C T O B E R   2 6
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE, HALIFAX EXPANSION - GRAND OPENING
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  5280 Green Street
    CONTACT:   Diane Vanderhorden, 902-453-2180
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/25/c7911.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 20 - October 27
    EVENT:     UNESCO URBAN DESIGN WORKSHOP
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for various locations
    CONTACT:   Stéphanie Jecrois, Design Montréal, (514) 872-5388; Colette
               Proulx, Ministère de la Culture, des Communications et de la
               Condition féminine, (514) 873-2979
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5823.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7565.html

    DATE:      October 26 - October 27
    EVENT:     ACS INAUGURAL ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM ON CANADIAN CULTURE
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn - Plaza la Chaudière, 2, rue Montcalm
    CONTACT:   James Ondrick, (514) 925-3097
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/25/c8052.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - OPENING OF 2007 MONTREAL PASSION VIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montréal Bonaventure, 900 la Gauchetière West
    CONTACT:   Nadia Paquet, (514) 843-7171
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/24/c7585.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - AWARDING OF A FINANCIAL
               CONTRIBUTION FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA TO METRA ALUMINIUM
    CITY:      LAVAL
    LOCATION:  Metra Aluminium Inc., 2000 Fortin Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Jutras, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (514) 283-2800; Yan Plante, Press Secretary, Office of the
               Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada Economic Development,
               (819) 953-5646
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/24/c7719.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     F.I.M. ANNOUNCES NEW DEVELOPMENT PHASE IN MONTREAL COMMUNITY
               HOUSING
    CITY:      MONTREAL-NORD
    LOCATION:  11,460 Pelletier Street, Apt. 8
    NOTES:     Please confirm your presence to the undersigned
    CONTACT:   The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use
               of journalists and other media representatives: Josée Lagacé,
               Senior Advisor, Press Relations and Communications, Fonds de
               solidarité FTQ Telephone, (514) 850-4835
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/23/c7104.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ANNOUNCES FUNDING FROM THE
               GOVERNMENT OF CANADA TO METAL IDENTIFICATION INC. TO SUPPORT
               THE FIRM'S EFFORTS TO BREAK INTO NEW MARKETS
    CITY:      SAGUENAY
    LOCATION:  Métal Identification Inc., 1799 Mitis St., Chicoutimi Borough
    CONTACT:   Nadia Marceau, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (418) 668-4602, 1-800-463-9808; Yan Plante, Press Secretary,
               Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada
               Economic Development, (819) 953-5646
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/25/c8376.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 24 - October 26
    EVENT:     CLEANTECH FORUM XIV
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle
    CONTACT:   Peter Zvanitajs, Senior Advisor - Media Relations, (416)
               216-1871; Caroline Emond, Senior Advisor - Media Relations,
               (514) 847-4723
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/16/c4433.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/23/c7395.html

    DATE:      October 25 - October 28
    EVENT:     THE HEART & STROKE PUT YOUR HEART INTO IT! TOUR IS MAKING A
               STOP AT BRAMALEA CITY CENTRE!
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Bramalea City Centre
    CONTACT:   Sharon Edwards, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario,
               (416) 937-5307
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5735.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     THE ROYAL CANADIAN MINT ISSUES FIFTH CIRCULATION COIN TO
               COMMEMORATE THE VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC WINTER
               GAMES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Boutique of the Royal Canadian Mint, 320 Sussex Drive
    CONTACT:   (613) 993-8990
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2007/25/c8161.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     SCOUTS CANADA AND GEORGE BROWN COLLEGE'S INSTITUTE WITHOUT
               BOUNDARIES LAUNCH GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT VILLAGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Downsview Park, 1-35 Carl Hall Road
    CONTACT:   Christina Friend, Scouts Canada, Communications Coordinator,
               (416) 490-6364, ext.232; Dan Nelson, Associate Director,
               Communications, Research & Operations, Institute Without
               Boundaries, George Brown College, (416) 943-0303, ext.113;
               Dave Schultz, Communications Coordinator, Parc Downsview
               Park Inc., (416) 952-2229
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/23/c7438.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OPPORTUNITY - TELUS HOUSE GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  215 Slater Street (corner of Bank and Slater Streets)
    CONTACT:   Allison Vale, TELUS Media Relations, (416) 629-6425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/24/c7476.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     CAMH - VOICES FROM THE WALL: A PHOTO EXHIBIT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lennox Gallery, 12 Ossington Avenue
    CONTACT:   Michael Torres, Media Relations, CAMH, (416) 595-6015
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2240.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     GREATER TORONTO TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY - BOARD OF DIRECTORS,
               MEETING NO.7
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Executive Boardroom, GO Transit, 20 Bay Street, Suite 600
    CONTACT:   Fran Agnew, Executive Assistant to the GTTA Chair, (416)
               874-5902; Rita Scagnetti, Director of Public Affairs and
               Communications, (416) 874-5910/
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/24/c7672.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING CEREMONY FOR WILLIAM OSLER HEALTH CENTRE'S NEW
               BRAMPTON CIVIC HOSPITAL
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  William Osler Health Centre - Brampton Civic Hospital,
               2100 Bovaird Drive East
    CONTACT:   Dawn Dunn, Manager, Communications & Marketing, (905) 494-6813
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/23/c7525.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     RCMP WINDSOR DETACHMENT HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR
    CITY:      LASALLE
    LOCATION:  Windsor Essex Therapeutic Riding Association; 4465 Huron Line
    CONTACT:   RCMP Media Contact: Cst. Annette Bernardon, (519) 948-5287
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/25/c7959.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA SHOWCASES EMERGING CANADIAN FILMMAKERS - EXCLUSIVE
               AWARDS GALA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Drake Hotel
    CONTACT:   None
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/19/c6269.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     TTC GIVING A ROCK'N RAIL RIDE FOR THE UNITED WAY!
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  the rolling streetcar performance will depart from Russell
               Street Car house located at 1433 Queen St. East
    NOTES:     Fans & Media personnel can reserve their tickets by calling
               Leo Zullo, Assistant Superintendent, (416) 606-6562 or
               Aldaine Chia (416) 471-8678
    CONTACT:   Louie Bettio at (416) 727-0790
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/23/c7357.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      09:30 - 10:30
    EVENT:     TD ANNOUNCES MAJOR DONATION TO STRENGTHEN COMMUNITY HEALTH
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary Petroleum Club, The Devonian Room, 319 - 8 Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   TD Bank Financial Group: Daorcey Le Bray, Office: (403)
               531-0331; Reach!: Lois Epp, Office: (403) 220-2945, Cell:
               (403) 830-5647
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/24/c7725.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      October 24 - October 27
    EVENT:     11TH ANNUAL PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCE OF THE CANADIAN DIABETES
               ASSOCIATION AND THE CANADIAN SOCIETY OF ENDOCRINOLOGY AND
               METABOLISM
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre, 200-999 Canada
               Place
    NOTES:     View the full conference agenda at
               http://www.diabetes.ca/files/vancouver-reg-pkg.pdf
    CONTACT:   Whitney Binns, Julia Alter, Edelman, Tel: (416) 979-1120,
               ext. 257 and ext. 340; Onsite: Jeremy Brace, Canadian Diabetes
               Association, Tel: (416) 988-8327
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/24/c7553.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5326.html

    DATE:      October 25 - October 27
    EVENT:     19TH ANNUAL INDIGENOUS BAR ASSOCIATION IN CANADA (IBA) FALL
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Empress Hotel
    CONTACT:   Germaine Langan, IBA Administrator, Phone: (604) 951-8807
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/17/c4912.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE
    CITY:      KELOWNA
    LOCATION:  Waterfront II Ballroom, Manteo Resort, 3762 Lakeshore Road
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 948-1148;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148; Anna Warwick Sears,
               Executive Director, Okanagan Basin Water Board, (250) 550-3779
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/25/c8154.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ROTHMANS INC. ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.rothmansinc.ca
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-898-9626 or 416-340-2216
    CONTACT:   Investor contact: Michael Frater, (416) 442-3659; Media
               contact: Karen Bodirsky, (416) 442-3660
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/19/c6220.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CHEMTRADE LOGISTICS INCOME FUND CONFERENCE CALL TO REVIEW
               THE THIRD QUARTER 2007 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.chemtradelogistics.com and www.newswire.ca/webcast
    CONTACT:   Mark Davis, President and CEO, Tel: (416) 496-4176; Rohit
               Bhardwaj, Vice-President, Finance and CFO, Tel: (416) 496-4177
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/25/c8379.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TIM HORTONS INC. THIRD QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.timhortons-invest.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6712
    CONTACT:   INVESTORS: Scott Bonikowsky: (905) 339-6186; MEDIA: Rachel
               Douglas: (905) 339-6277
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/28/c6464.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CE FRANKLIN LTD. - THIRD QUARTER 2007 RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID(equal
               sign)2024000 or http://www.cefranklin.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, (800) 345-2858, (403) 531-5604
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4904.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/24/c7964.html
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      October 22 - October 26
    EVENT:     OPEN TEXT LIVELINKUP 2007 CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ORLANDO, FLORIDA
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    NOTES:     For more information on LiveLinkUp 2007, go to:
               http://livelinkup.opentext.com/orlando/2007/
    CONTACT:   Rich Maganini, Open Text Corporation, (847) 267-9330, ext.
               4266; Michele Stevenson, Open Text Corporation, (519)
               888-7111, x2594; Brian Edwards, McKenzie Worldwide, (503)
               577-4583
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/15/c3821.html

    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    




For further information:

For further information: CNW Group, (416) 863-2130, 1-866-805-9530


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890