CNW Daybook for Friday, October 5, 2007



    TORONTO, Oct. 4 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     CAPE BRETON RESIDENTS GET MORE AFFORDABLE HOUSING
    CITY:      NORTH SYDNEY
    LOCATION:  9 Queen Street
    CONTACT:   Kristen Tynes, Nova Scotia Department of Community Services,
               (902) 424-4038; Emely Poitras-Benedict, Canada Mortgage and
               Housing Corporation, (902) 426-8127
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8768.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 3 - 5
    EVENT:     BIOCONTACT QUEBEC 2007
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Château Frontenac
    CONTACT:   Hélène Turcotte, media room co-ordinator, BioContact Québec
               2007, (418) 694-6268
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/10/c7102.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7368.html

    TIME:      10:45
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY MR.PIERRE BRUNET DURING THE ANNUAL CONVENTION OF
               THE APDEQ
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Marriott Courtyard Montréal Airport, 7 000 place Robert-Joncas
    CONTACT:   Céline Clément, Montréal International, (514) 987-9390,
               Cell.: (514) 892-4030
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8921.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE INSURANCE COMPANIES IN THE
               GREATER QUEBEC CITY REGION
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  La Capitale Civil Service Mutual, 625 St-Amable St., 6th floor
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Pelletier, Director, Communications and Public
               Affairs, Pôle Québec Chaudière-Appalaches, Cell: (418)932-0216
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8598.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 19:30
    EVENT:     BELL EXPRESSVU FULL HD TOUR ARRIVES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Parking lot directly in front of the Bell Centre, at De la
               Gauchetière and De la Montagne
    CONTACT:   Jacques Bouchard, Bell, Media Relations, (514) 391-2007,
               1-877-391-2007
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7793.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF IMPORTANT EVENT REGARDING TROIS-PISTOLES AND
               LES ESCOUMINS' WHARVES
    CITY:      TROIS-PISTOLES
    LOCATION:  Trois-Pistoles' wharf
    CONTACT:   François-Nicolas Asselin,  Communications, Transports Canada,
               (514) 633-2714
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8705.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     CANADA'S NEW GOVERNMENT TAKES ACTION TO IMPROVE THE HEALTH
               OF CANADA'S OCEANS
    CITY:      MONT-JOLI
    LOCATION:  Institut Maurice-Lamontagne, Atrium (second floor) 850, route
               de la mer
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, Ottawa, (613)
               991-0700
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8872.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 1 - 8
    EVENT:     SURESH JOACHIM ATTEMPTS TO SET A WORLD RECORD FOR THE
               LONGEST TREADMILL MARATHON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Dunwynn Centre, 1590 Dundas Street East
    CONTACT:   Markus, (905) 276-0040; Suresh (416) 666-8476
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/01/c6779.html

    DATE:      October 3 - 5
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL COATINGS INDUSTRY CONVENTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Christine Chiu, Marketing Manager, MTCC, (416) 585-8106; Joe
               Pontoski, Executive Director, FSCT, (610) 940-0777 (X4949) or
               (416) 585-3783
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/01/c6953.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     JOHN TORY'S ITINERARY
    CITY:      VARIOUS
    LOCATION:  See URL for details.
    CONTACT:   Lindsay Wallace, (647) 722-1759
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8993.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW OP - HAYLEY SALES DEBUTS CHARITY SINGLE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Drake Hotel
    CONTACT:   Stella Mok, Fleishman-Hillard Canada, (416) 645-3666; Rohini
               Mukherji, Fleishman-Hillard Canada, (416) 645-3664
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7292.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Olympic Cauldron, Canada Olympic Park, 88 Canada Olympic
               Park Road S.W.
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148; Chris Dornan, Director
               of Communications, Calgary Olympic Development Association,
               (403) 247-5423
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8772.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     RITCHIE BROS. AUCTIONEERS UNRESERVED PUBLIC AUCTION FOR
               LEAVITT MACHINERY
    CITY:      LANGLEY
    LOCATION:  24389 Fraser Highway
    CONTACT:   Vicki Cunningham, Corporate Communications Specialist, Ritchie
               Bros. Auctioneers, Direct: (604) 273-2119; Jake Lawson, Area
               Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Surrey Sale Site, Tel:
               (604) 580-0166
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7353.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     INFRASTRUCTURE CANADA ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE
    CITY:      VERNON
    LOCATION:  Mission Hill Reservoir, 3400 Reservoir Road
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Brian Reardon, Administrator, North Okanagan Regional
               District, (250) 550-3700; Infrastructure Canada, (613)948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8750.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE - MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 604-899-1159, 613-212-4230, 780-424-5694, 416-883-0139,
               403-232-6311, 514-395-2055 Or 888-458-1598
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148; Chris Dornan, Director
               of Communications, Calgary Olympic Development Association,
               (403) 247-5423
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8772.html

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