CNW Daybook for Monday, February 25, 2008



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

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 21 - March 2
    EVENT:     HYDRO-QUEBEC PRESENTS THE 9TH MONTREAL HIGH LIGHTS FESTIVAL:
               A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE THE MOST OF WINTER!
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Old Montreal and on the Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Hydro-Québec - Media and Emergency Communication Team:
               Guyane Perron, Press Officer, (514) 289-6699
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8739.html

    DATE:      February 21 - March 2
    EVENT:     HYDRO-QUEBEC IS PROUD TO PRESENT THE MONTREAL HIGH LIGHTS
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Old Montreal and on the Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Guyane Perron, Press Officer, Hydro-Québec, Media and
               Emergency Communication Team, (514) 289-6699
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/21/c2653.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CRTC TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Conference Centre, Portage IV, Outaouais Room, 140 Promenade
               du Portage
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: (819) 997-9403; General Inquiries:
               (819) 997-0313
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5065.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SPECIAL OLYMPICS QUEBEC - OFFICERS FROM TWELVE QUEBEC POLICE
               DEPARTMENTS CARRY THE OLYMPIC TORCH
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  CN HEAD OFFICE (MONTREAL CENTRAL STATION), 935 De la
               Gauchetière Street West
    CONTACT:   Justine Gauvin-Marchessault, Special Olympics Quebec,
               (514) 843-8778, extension 227, Cell phone: (514) 592-9765
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4512.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     DR. JUDITH WOODSWORTH WILL BE PRESENTED TO THE CONCORDIA
               COMMUNITY AS THE PREFERRED CANDIDATE FOR PRESIDENT AND
               VICE-CHANCELLOR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  in the D.B. Clarke Theatre (Henry F. Hall Building, basement
               level, 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. West)
    CONTACT:   Tanya Churchmuch, Senior Media Relations Advisor, Concordia
               University, (514) 848-2424 ext. 2518, Cell: (514) 518-3336
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c2052.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CENTRE FOR POLICY ALTERNATIVES (CCPA) - ALTERNATIVE
               FEDERAL BUDGET 2008
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Press Room, 130-S Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Kerri-Anne Finn, CCPA Communications Officer, (613) 563-1341
               x306, (613) 266-9491
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4684.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     TEAM CANDU RELEASES A NEW ECONOMIC REPORT THAT CONFIRMS CANDU
               AS THE BEST CHOICE FOR ONTARIO'S NEXT NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park Media Studio
    CONTACT:   Sophie Awai, Josh Turner, Trillium Corporate Communications
               Inc., Ph: (416) 322-3030 ext. 227, 232
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5105.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     OLYMPIC HOCKEY GOLD MEDALIST AND CANADA'S LEADING MAN OF
               CLEAN LAUNCH NATIONAL YOUTH HOCKEY CHALLENGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Leaside Memorial Community Gardens Arena, 1073 Millwood Rd.
    NOTES:     Parking is available at no charge
    CONTACT:   Alison Jones or Diane Sidik, Manning, Selvage and Lee, (416)
               847-1338 or (416) 847-1316
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5121.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 12:30
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK DONATES $20,000 TO HALTON LEARNING FOUNDATION FOR
               ARTS REVITALIZATION
    CITY:      BURLINGTON
    LOCATION:  Burlington Central High School
    CONTACT:   Pat Wright, Executive Director, Halton Learning Foundation,
               Charitable Foundation of the Halton District School Board,
               (905) 335-3665 Ext. 3207; Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public
               Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4236.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     NAN COMMUNITY TAKES POLICING MESSAGE TO QUEEN'S PARK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Main Legislative Building, Media Studio Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Jenna Young, Nishnawbe Aski Nation, Director of
               Communications, (807) 625-4952 or (807) 628-3953 mobile
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5186.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     PROVINCIAL AND TERRITORIAL EDUCATION MINISTERS VISIT WILLIAM
               BERCZY PUBLIC SCHOOL
    CITY:      UNIONVILLE
    LOCATION:  William Berczy Public School, 120 Carlton Road
    CONTACT:   Colin Bailey, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext. 259
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4704.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     UJA FEDERATION OF GREATER TORONTO ALONG WITH OVER 100
               COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS IS HOLDING A RALLY FOR SDEROT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre (123 Queen Street W.)
    CONTACT:   Sally Szuster, Public and Media Relations, UJA Federation of
               Greater Toronto, Phone: (416) 840-2988, Cell: (647) 280-6017
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4847.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CRTC TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  The Empire Landmark, 1400 Robson Street
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: (819) 997-9403, Fax: (819) 997-4245;
               General Inquiries: (819) 997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423, Fax:
               (819) 994-0218; Toll-free 1-877-249-CRTC (2782), TDD - Toll-
               free 1-877-909-CRTC (2782)
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5067.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      15:00 - 16:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE  - FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR. CONFIRMS PROPOSED
               MATCH WITH BIG SHOW
    CO-ORDS:   HD Satellite Parameters: AMC1-K16 Lower, Allocated
               Bandwidth: 27 MHz
               Uplink: 14315.5 Horizontal, Downlink: 12015.5 Vertical,
               Symbol Rate: 19.852941, FEC: 5/6, Data: 27.443772, 4:2:0; SD
               Satellite Parameters: AMC1-K16 Upper, Allocated Bandwidth: 9
               MHz, Uplink: 14324.5 Horizontal, Downlink: 12024.5 Vertical,
               Symbol Rate 6.617647, FEC 5/6, Data 9.147924, 4:2:0
    CONTACT:   Cynthea Galbraith, (416) 847-8348; Kevin Hennessy,
               (203) 352-8657; Joe Villa, (203) 359-5175
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5274.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ELECTRICITY CRISIS PUTS 6,900 GOLD FIELDS JOBS AT RISK AND
               FURTHER EFFECT ON PRODUCTION - TELECONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.goldfields.co.za
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-519-5086
    CONTACT:   Enquiries re teleconference: Francie Whitley, Phone:
               +27-11-644-2505, Fax: +27-11-484-0639
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5498.html

    TIME:      10:00 Central
    EVENT:     TESCO CORPORATION CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FOURTH QUARTER
               2007 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.tescocorp.com
    PHONE NO.: US/Canada (866) 433-0163 or International (706) 679-3976
    CONTACT:   Tony Tripodo, (713) 359-7000
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/18/c3361.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GUESTLOGIX FISCAL 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or (800) 732-1073
    CONTACT:   Analyst and Media Contact: Josef Zankowicz, VP Marketing &
               Communications, (647) 500-1563, josefz@guestlogix.com;
               Investor Contact: Brian Reddy, VP and CFO, Guestlogix, (416)
               987-7053
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5481.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      February 25 - February 28
    EVENT:     ELSEVIER DEMONSTRATES PEDIATRIC NURSING SKILLS
    CITY:      ORLANDO, FL
    LOCATION:  booth #2841 at the Healthcare Information and Management
               Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference
    CONTACT:   Tom Reller, Director, Corporate Relations, (212) 462-1912
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/06/c7238.html

    DATE:      February 25
    EVENT:     BIOMS MEDICAL TO PRESENT AT SACHS ASSOCIATES 7TH ANNUAL
               NORTH AMERICA FORUM
    CITY:      BOSTON
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Copley Plaza
    CONTACT:   Tony Hesby, Ryan Giese, Corporate Communications, BioMS
               Medical Corp., (780) 413-7152; James Smith, Investor
               Relations, (416) 815-0700 ext. 229
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4400.html

    TIME:      12:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE  - FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR. CONFIRMS PROPOSED
               MATCH WITH BIG SHOW
    CITY:      LOS ANGELES
    LOCATION:  The Staples Center, Figueroa Entrance
    CONTACT:   Cynthea Galbraith, (416) 847-8348; Kevin Hennessy, (203)
               352-8657; Joe Villa, (203) 359-5175
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5274.html

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