CNW Daybook for Monday, August 25, 2008



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

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WILL ANNOUNCE MAJOR FUNDING TO
               THE ORGANIZATION TOURISME CHAUDIERE-APPALACHES
    CITY:      LEVIS (SAINT-NICOLAS)
    LOCATION:  Maison Régionale du Tourisme, (Highway 20 roadside stop),
               800 Autoroute Jean-Lesage
    CONTACT:   Guylaine Beaudoin, Communications, Canada Economic
               Development, (418) 648-4679, Cell.: (418) 580-8215; Pierre
               Miquelon, Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn,
               Canada Economic Development, (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c6043.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PORT OF MONTREAL - INAUGURATION OF AN ISLAND OF GREENERY TO
               OFFSET THE CARBON THAT WILL BE EMITTED DURING ITS OPEN HOUSE
               DAY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Terrain des Soeurs, located at the intersection of
               Notre-Dame Street East and Hector-Barsalou Street
    NOTES:     Photo opportunity
    CONTACT:   Jean-Paul Lejeune, Acting Director of Communications,
               (514) 283-7050, Cellular: (514) 891-0224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5849.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - ANNOUNCEMENT OF MAJOR FUNDING
               TO PULTRALL INC.
    CITY:      THETFORD MINES
    LOCATION:  Pultrall Inc., 700, 9th Street North
    CONTACT:   Guylaine Beaudoin, Communications, Canada Economic
               Development, (418) 648-4679, Cell.: (418) 580-8215; Pierre
               Miquelon, Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn,
               Canada Economic Development, (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5977.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 25 - August 27
    EVENT:     2008 AMO CONFERENCE TO DRAW MORE THAN 1600 MUNICIPAL LEADERS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Congress Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive
    CONTACT:   Brian Lambie, AMO Media Contact, (416) 729-5425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/20/c5734.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     AMAPCEO PRESIDENT GARY GANNAGE WILL HOST A NEWS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  1 Dundas Street West, Ste. 2310
    CONTACT:   Gary Gannage (416) 230-1362
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/22/c6335.html

    TIME:      16:30 - 19:30
    EVENT:     DR. KEN ARNOLD, PRESIDENT OF THE ONTARIO MEDICAL ASSOCIATION,
               HOLDS A RECEPTION FOR MUNICIPAL LEADERS TO DISCUSS THE DOCTOR
               SHORTAGE FACING COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE
               PROVINCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Metropolitan Brasserie
               700 Sussex Dr.
    CONTACT:   Lorraine Forster at OMA Media Relations, (416) 340-2862 or
               toll free, 1-800-268-7215 (Ext. 2862)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/22/c6235.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE TORONTO CATHOLIC DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD INVITES STUDENTS,
               PARENTS AND STAFF OF ST. NORBERT CATHOLIC SCHOOL TO AN
               INFORMATION MEETING REGARDING THE STATUS OF MADONNA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ancaster Community Centre, 41 Ancaster - North York,
               Community Centre Gym
    CONTACT:   Mary Jo Deighan, Co-ordinator, Communications, Public and
               Media Relations
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c5468.html

    TIME:      19:50
    EVENT:     ALEXANDRE DESPATIE'S RETURN TO CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Pearson International Airport
    NOTES:     Visit the URL below for a more detailed schedule.
    CONTACT:   Chantal Benoit, (514) 843-2306, Cell: (514) 893-7247; Emilie
               Dutil-Bruneau, (514) 843-2370, Cell: (514) 234-3180
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/22/c6156.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     THE MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT OF PASSPORT CANADA IN BRITISH
               COLUMBIA
    CITY:      PENTICTON
    LOCATION:  Sandman Hotel 939 Burnaby Avenue West
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c5009.html
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    <B>YUKON</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD PUBLIC INFORMATION SESSION ON THE
               ABANDONMENT OF THE YUKON PIPELINE
    CITY:      WHITEHORSE
    LOCATION:  High Country Inn
    CONTACT:   Tara O'Donovan, Communications Officer, Telephone:
               (403) 299-3371, TTY (teletype): 1-800-632-1663
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c7881.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAPLE LEAF FOODS ANALYST CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-2216 or 866-898-9624
    CONTACT:   Jeanette Jones, (416) 926-2013
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/24/c6429.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ASIA BIO-CHEM GROUP CORP. RELEASE OF SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
               AND CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7571 or (416) 644-3416
    CONTACT:   Robert Wilson, Tel: (416) 603-7500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3480.html

    TIME:      11:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     RESVERLOGIX CONFERENCE CALL & WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://services.choruscall.com/links/resverlogix080825.html
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-319-4610 or (604) 638-5340
    CONTACT:   Theresa Kennedy, VP, Corporate Communications, Resverlogix
               Corp., Phone: (604) 538-7072; Sarah Zapotichny, Manager,
               Investor Relations, Resverlogix Corp., Phone: (403) 254-9252
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c6059.html

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