CNW Daybook for Friday, September 26, 2008



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

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      September 3 - September 28
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY - PHOTOSENSITIVE - TRAVELLING PHOTO
               EXHIBITION SHOWCASING THE BROAD RANGE OF HOW CANCER AFFECTS
               PEOPLE'S LIVES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place des Arts' Esplanade
    CONTACT:   and interviews: PhotoSensitive Cancer Connections: Valerie
               Gonzalo, (514) 626-6976; Johanne Carrier, (514) 591-0502,
               (514) 751 9983 (pager); Jennifer Lynn, (416) 759-9863;
               Canadian Cancer Society, Quebec Division: André Beaulieu,
               Senior Consultant, Public Relations, (514) 393-3444
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/03/c8083.html

    DATE:      September 19 - September 29
    EVENT:     MONTREAL SCIENCE CENTRE - THE SOLARTAXI PASSES THROUGH QUEBEC
    CITY:      MONTREAL AND TROIS-RIVIERES
    LOCATION:  See the link below for the complete list of activities.
    CONTACT:   Louis Palmer, Cell: ++41 79 343 88 01; Lorraine Hébert,
               President, CEO, Association des Véhicules Electriques et
               Ecologiques du Québec, (450) 657-4760
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/18/c5607.html

    DATE:      September 22 - September 26
    EVENT:     THIRD EDITION OF //ADAPT (ADVANCED DIGITAL ART PRODUCTION
               TECHNIQUES)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Pepsi Forum
    CONTACT:   and interviews: Huguette Marcotte, Huguette Marcotte
               Communications, (514) 951-0288; Pierre Chaurest, Huguette
               Marcotte Communications, (514) 290-3148, (450) 434-2352
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/22/c6855.html

    DATE:      September 25 - September 26
    EVENT:     MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL MEDIA CONFERENCE 2008
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre des Sciences de Montréal, Quai King Edward, 333, De la
               Commune St. West
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Julien, Excydium Communications, (450) 674-1874,
               Cell: (514) 971-0017
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/10/c3406.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     THE CDN-NDG BOROUGH UNVEILS THE CITY OF MONTREAL'S FIRST ZENN
               ELECTRIC CAR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Grovehill
    NOTES:     (Place Grovehill is a street accessible from avenue Girouard.
               Place Grovehill is located three streets south of avenue
               Monkland. The press conference will be held at the bottom of
               Place Grovehill, which is a dead end.)
    CONTACT:   François Puchin, Communication Co-ordinator, CDN-NDG borough,
               (514) 868-3483; Josianne Wilson, Communication Co-ordinator,
               CDN-NDG borough, (514) 868-3235
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/25/c8438.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 20 - September 28
    EVENT:     DALTON MCGUINTY KICKS OFF FIRST-EVER TOUR DE GREENBELT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Zoo
    CONTACT:   Danielle Pignataro, Communications Director, Greenbelt
               Foundation at (416) 559-3934 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/20/c6711.html

    DATE:      September 24 - September 26
    EVENT:     "TAKING IT TO THE STREETS": ONTARIO'S EMS LEADERS MEET TO
               IMPROVE PRE-HOSPITAL CARE AND TRANSPORTATION - INTERVIEW OPS
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  London Convention Centre - 300 York St.
    CONTACT:   Larysa Andrusiak - (519) 857-2991 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/19/c6512.html

    DATE:      September 24 - September 26
    EVENT:     THE ASSOCIATION OF MUNICIPAL EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES OF
               ONTARIO (AMEMSO) AND THE ONTARIO BASE HOSPITAL GROUP (OBHG)
               CONFERENCE FEATURING THE GOVERNOR GENERAL'S EMS EXEMPLARY
               SERVICE AWARDS
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  London Convention Centre - 300 York St.
    CONTACT:   Larysa Andrusiak, (519) 857-2991 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c6568.html

    DATE:      September 26 - September 27
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CATHOLIC SCHOOL TRUSTEES' ASSOCIATION - CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Crowne Plaza
    CONTACT:   Greg McNally, Executive Director, CCSTA, (613) 224-4455,
               ext.2521
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c8019.html

    DATE:      September 26 - September 28
    EVENT:     TORONTO PSYCHIC FAIR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen Elizabeth Bldg at Exhibition Place
    CONTACT:   Valentine Safranko, (416) 425-4827
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/25/c8304.html

    DATE:      September 26 - September 28
    EVENT:     ONTARIO UNIVERSITIES' FAIR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  South Building, Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Before the Fair: George Granger, Executive Director, OUAC,
               (519) 823-1940 ext. 223; During the Fair: George Granger,
               OUF Show Office - Room 809, Metro Toronto Convention Centre,
               South Building, Cell: (519) 716-9577
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7460.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     METROLINX BOARD MEETING: PRESENTATION OF DRAFT REGIONAL
               TRANSPORTATION PLAN AND THE DRAFT INVESTMENT STRATEGY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle, Harbour A & B, One Harbour Square
               @ Queen's Quay
    CONTACT:   Jacquie Menezes, Senior Associate, Public Affairs and Media,
               (416) 874-5923; Fran Agnew, Executive Assistant to the
               Metrolinx Chair, (416) 874-5902
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c8194.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 10:55
    EVENT:     ATHLETES KICK-OFF THE SCOTIABANK TORONTO WATERFRONT MARATHON
               AND CELEBRATE THE CENTENARY OF THE FIRST FULL MARATHON
               COMPLETED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre North Building, Hall C,
               255 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416)-866-6203,
               (cell: (416) 888-4695); Alan Brookes, Race Director:
               Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, (416) 464-7437
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c7734.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     DAILY BREAD FALL DRIVE LAUNCHES IN GREEKTOWN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Greektown's Alexander the Great Parkette, (North East corner
               of Danforth Avenue and Logan Avenue)
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Chackal, Communications & Marketing Officer, T:
               (416) 203-0050 ext. 238, M: (416) 450-2196
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c8062.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER MAKES PATIENT SAFETY ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto General Hospital, Robert R. McEwen Atrium Entrance
               (Elizabeth Street), Fourth Floor, De Gasparis Conservatory,
               585 University Avenue
    CONTACT:   Steve Erwin, Minister's Office, (416) 326-3986; Mark Nesbitt,
               Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/25/c8436.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 23:00
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN GERMAN CHAMBER OF INDUSTRY AND COMMERCE HOLDS ITS
               THIRD ANNUAL CITY JAZZ NIGHT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fermenting Cellar at the Distillery District, 55 Mill Street
    NOTES:     No charge for journalists!
    CONTACT:   Christiane Doersam, Corporate Communications Manager, Canadian
               German Chamber of Industry and Commerce, (416) 598-7083, F:
               (416) 598-1840
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/22/c6817.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     'ROCK FOR PUBLIC SERVICES' - ROCKER KIM MITCHELL HEADLINES A
               FREE CONCERT
    CITY:      KAWARTHAS
    LOCATION:  Lindsay Fairgrounds
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c7872.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      September 22 - September 27
    EVENT:     THE FIRST MALL IN CALGARY - CELEBRATES 50 YEARS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  North Hill Centre
    CONTACT:   Paula Neuhold, Marketing Director, Bentall Retail, North
               Hill Centre, Phone: (403) 289-2518, Cell: (403) 710-2439
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/18/c5683.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:30
    EVENT:     AMERICAN EXPRESS AND THE CALGARY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
               LAUNCH NEW PROGRAM FOR 2009
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Art Gallery of Calgary, 117-8 Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   Leanne LeBlanc, Hill and Knowlton, Phone: (403) 268-7862
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7576.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ADVANTEX MARKETING INTERNATIONAL INC. CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST FOR ANALYSTS AND INVESTORS
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca and www.advantex.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Mukesh Sabharwal, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer,
               Tel: (905) 946-2958
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7518.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 11:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC HOSTS INVESTOR SESSION
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6105, 1-866-696-5897 or 800-8989-6323
    CONTACT:   Investor contacts: Amy Cairncross, Director, Investor
               Relations, (416) 955-7809; Bill Anderson, Director, Investor
               Relations, (416) 955-7804; Media contact: Beja Rodeck,
               Director, Media Relations, (416) 974-5506
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/18/c5436.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ORBIT GARANT HOLDS CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FISCAL 2008
               FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2424620
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 and (800) 733-7560
    CONTACT:   Eric Alexandre, President and Chief Operating Officer, (819)
               824-2707 Ext. 233; Philip Koven, Investor Relations, (416)
               447-4740 Ext. 235
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/22/c6914.html

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