CNW Daybook for Friday, October 5, 2007



    TORONTO, Oct. 5 /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 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 Street
               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 AT THE BELL CENTRE
    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 5
    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 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 FOR FRIDAY
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  various - see URL
    CONTACT:   Lindsay Wallace, (647) 722-1759
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8993.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITY - HAYLEY SALES TO DEBUT CHARITY SINGLE
               AT EXCLUSIVE EVENT IN TORONTO
    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 AT OLYMPIC CAULDRON IN CALGARY
    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:      13:00 - 13:30
    EVENT:     NAOMI KLEIN TO VISIT CUPE LIBRARY PICKETLINE TO EXPRESS
               SUPPORT
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Central Branch
               Vancouver Public Library
    CONTACT:   Jackie Joiner, Naomi Klein media officer, 905-919-1377,
               Diane Kalen, CUPE Communications, 778-229-0258
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c9027.html

    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.: Vancouver (604) 899-1159; Ottawa  (613) 212-4230; Edmonton
               (780) 424-5694; Toronto (416) 883-0139; Calgary
               (403) 232-6311; Montreal, (514) 395-2055 Or, please call toll-
               free at 1-888-458-1598
    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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