CNW Daybook for Monday, July 28, 2008



    TORONTO, July 28 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON. BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html

    DATE:      July 28
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA FLIGHT ATTENDANTS RALLY ACROSS CANADA
    CITY:      ACROSS CANADA
    LOCATION:  Various locations. Click on the URL below for more
               information.
    CONTACT:   Lesley Swann, President of CUPE Air Canada Component,
               (416) 809-2577; Daniela Scarpelli, CUPE National
               Representative, (416) 458-0588; Dennis Lewycky, CUPE
               Communications, (204) 942-0343, (204) 333-5065
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c7550.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c7561.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c7564.html

    DATE:      July 28
    EVENT:     KPMG'S 2008 COMPETITIVE ALTERNATIVES STUDY: SPECIAL REPORT
               ON TAX
    CITY:      ONTARIO, QUEBEC, ALBERTA, BRITISH COLUMBIA
    LOCATION:  For reporters interested in discussing Canada's competitive
               advantages spokespersons will be available across the country
    CONTACT:   Media Contacts: Julie Bannerjea, Senior Manager, Media
               Relations, KPMG, (416) 777-3243; Shilpa Kotecha, Manager,
               Media Relations, KPMG, (416) 777-8918; Lucie Freniere,
               Director of Marketing, Quebec, KPMG, (514) 840-2353; Rachel
               Thexton, Media Profile, British Columbia, (604) 609-6153
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/23/c6777.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA FLIGHT ATTENDANTS RALLY AGAINST CUTS AND CLOSURES
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Grand Parade Square
    CONTACT:   Lisa Vivian Anthony, President of CUPE Local 4090,
               (902) 430-6548
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c7470.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      July 24 - August 4
    EVENT:     A VISUAL ART EXHIBITION - COLOURBLIND INTERNATIONAL - 'ROOTS
               TO RHYTHM' PRODUCED BY THE ASSOCIATION OF AFRICAN CANADIAN
               ARTISTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank public affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/21/c7286.html

    TIME:      11:00
               16:15
    EVENT:     CAW MEMBERS BRIEFED ON CLOSE-OUT SETTLEMENT AT GM OSHAWA
               TRUCK PLANT - TWO MEETINGS
    CITY:      OSHAWA
    LOCATION:  General Motors Centre, 99 Athol Street East
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications Director, Shannon Devine, (cell)
               (416) 302-1699, CAW Local 222 Communications Director, Joe
               Sarnovsky, (cell) (905) 439-1007 or CAW Communications, Angelo
               DiCaro, (cell) (416) 606-6311
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/27/c7760.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     330 CYCLISTS STREAM THROUGH THE STREETS OF TORONTO, BEGINNING
               THEIR ANNUAL SIX-DAY TREK THROUGH SOUTHEASTERN ONTARIO TO
               MONTREAL
    CITY:      CONSECON
    LOCATION:  Henderson Bed & Breakfast
    CONTACT:   Stefanie McQuaid, Co-Chair, (416) 859-1238
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c7517.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     VOLUNTEERS PERFORM JAZZ CONCERT FOR MEDICALLY COMPLEX
               PATIENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Grace Health Centre, 650 Church Street, M4Y 2G5
    CONTACT:   Stefani Venere, Media Relations, Toronto Grace Health
               Centre, Work: (416) 925-2251 ext. 283, Cell: (416) 873-7698
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/24/c7230.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CUPE HOLDS A RALLY IN SUPPORT OF AIR CANADA FLIGHT ATTENDANTS
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  Sea Island Elementary School, 1891 Wellington Crescent
    CONTACT:   Deb Purvey, president CUPE 4094: (604) 551-5737
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/24/c7439.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ANGIOTECH PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. SECOND QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.angiotech.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-706-7745 or (617) 614-3472, Enter passcode: 52264044
    CONTACT:   Sage Baker, Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (604) 221-6933;
               Elizabeth Sol, Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (604) 221-6920
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/15/c4818.html

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