CNW Daybook for Monday, June 8, 2009



    TORONTO, June 8 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      07:50
    EVENT:     BETWEEN JUNE 8 AND 12, TWO GROUPS OF SAILORS FROM HMCS
               HALIFAX WILL RUN ACROSS NOVA SCOTIA TO RAISE AWARENESS AND
               FUNDS FOR CHILDREN'S WISH
    CITY:      MULTIPLE CITIES, PLEASE SEE RELEASE
    LOCATION:  Multiple locations, please see release
    CONTACT:   Cheryl Matthews, o: (902) 492-0025
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4011.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 10
    EVENT:     ECOLE POLYTECHNIQUE DE MONTREAL - 2009 CANEUS "FLY-BY-
               WIRELESS" (FBW) WORKSHOP
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal, 2900, Boulevard
               Edouard-Montpetit, Amphithéâtre C-631, Galerie Rolland
    CONTACT:   or to register: Milind Pimprikar, CANEUS International, 2009
               FBW Workshop Chair, (514) 499-3959; Isabel Valenta,
               Communications Assistant, 2009 FBW Workshop, (514) 499-3959
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c3859.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     15TH INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE AMERICAS -
               CONFERENCE OF MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Bonaventure Hotel
    CONTACT:   André Bouthillier, Media Relations Director, (514) 895-0127
               (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/07/c3881.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     MADELEINE ALBRIGHT AND BERNARD KOUCHNER CONFIRM ATTENDANCE
               AT THE 15TH INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE AMERICAS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Bonaventure Hilton Hotel
    CONTACT:   André Bouthillier, Media Relations Director, (514) 732-4114,
               (514) 895-0127 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5825.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     15TH EDITION OF THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE
               AMERICAS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Bonaventure Hilton Hotel
    NOTES:     To attend the event, journalists, photographers and media
               technical staff must obtain accreditation by contacting
               André Bouthillier at (514) 732-4114 or (514) 895-0127
    CONTACT:   André Bouthillier, Media Relations Director, (514) 732-4114,
               (514) 895-0127 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/18/c9787.html

    TIME:      00:00
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY - HONORARY DEGREES TO SEVEN DISTINGUISHED
               INDIVIDUALS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salle Wilfrid Pelletier in Place des Arts, 175 Ste.Catherine
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Fiona Downey, Media Relations Advisor, Concordia University,
               (514) 848-2424 Ext.2518, Cell: (514) 518-3336
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3444.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     SKYLINK AERIAL GONDOLAS INC. - IMPORTANT BRIEFING ON THE
               ISSUE OF THE MONTREAL AERIAL GONDOLA PROJECT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  425, Place Jacques-Cartier, Suite 202
    CONTACT:   Jeff Jorgensen, Vice-President, Skylink Aerial Gondolas
               Inc., (514) 877-9889
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3568.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     PAUL LEVESQUE, PRESIDENT OF PFIZER CANADA INC., AT THE
               CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S PODIUM - LUNCHEON PRESENTATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Mount Stephen Club, 1440, Drummond
    CONTACT:   Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of
               Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2683.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - SAINT-LAURENT
               BLVD. / SAINTE-CATHERINE STREET AREA - PRESENTATION OF
               BRIEFS - 2.22 SAINTE-CATHERINE PROJECT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Holiday Inn Select, 99 Viger Avenue (at St-Urbain)
               Place d'Armes Metro
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5055.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL (OCPM) - PUBLIC
               CONSULTATION ON TWO CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE AREA OF
               SAINT-LAURENT BOULEVARD AND SAINTE-CATHERINE STREET, AT THE
               HEART OF THE QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES - PRESENTATION OF BRIEFS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Holiday Inn Select, 99 Viger Avenue (at St-Urbain),
               Place d'Armes Metro
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/18/c4617.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL (OCPM) -
               CONSULTATION SUR DEUX PROJETS DE CONSTRUCTION DANS LE
               SECTEUR DU BOULEVARD SAINT-LAURENT ET DE LA RUE
               SAINTE-CATHERINE AU CoeUR DU QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES -
               SEANCES D'AUDITION DES MEMOIRES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Holiday Inn Select, 99, avenue Viger (coin
               Saint-Urbain), Métro Place d'Armes
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell.: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/May2009/18/c4621.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - PUBLIC
               CONSULTATION ON THE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS "2-22
               SAINTE-CATHERINE" AND "QUADRILATERE SAINT-LAURENT"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Holiday Inn Select, 99 Viger Avenue (at St-Urbain),
               Place d'Armes Metro
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c8958.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 6 - August 2
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various - see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Stephen Weir, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 391-5608;
               Alicia Sealey, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416)
               599-0664; Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416)
               866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3407.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 9
    EVENT:     OPEN TEXT CORP AT CANADA 3.0 FORUM
    CITY:      WATERLOO
    LOCATION:  University of Waterloo's Stratford Institute
    CONTACT:   Michele Stevenson, (519) 888-7111 ext. 2594
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/03/c2497.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     LATEST CANADIAN GIVING AND VOLUNTEERING DATA TO BE RELEASED
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Library & Archives Canada - Auditorium, 395 Wellington Street
    CONTACT:   Marnie Grona (English media), Director, Marketing &
               Communications, Imagine Canada - Toronto, 1-800-263-1178,
               ext. 244, or (416) 597-2293, ext. 244, (416) 300-7220 cell;
               Jung-Suk Ryu, Manager, Communications, Volunteer Canada -
               Ottawa,  1-800-670-0401, ext. 226, or (613) 231-4371, ext.
               226, (613) 266-9427 cell; Amanda Mayer (French media), Imagine
               Canada - Ottawa, 1-800-821-8814, ext. 239 or (613) 238-7555,
               ext. 239, (613) 292-0569 cell
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3230.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT AREA
               (BIA) HOSTS THE RESPONSIBLE HOSPITALITY INSTITUTE (RHI)
               CONFERENCE ON NIGHTLIFE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Mansfield Communications on behalf of the Entertainment
               District BIA Contact: Mark Cohen, (416) 599-0024 x 240;
               Toronto Entertainment District Business Improvement Area
               Contact: Janice Solomon, Executive Director, (416) 926-1337
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2770.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 19:00
    EVENT:     VHA HONORS UNSUNG HEROES OF HOME HEALTH CARE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  VHA Home HealthCare, 477 Mt. Pleasant Rd. Suite 500
    CONTACT:   Pamela Stoikopoulos, Communications Manager, (416) 489-2500
               ext: 4344
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2917.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      June 5 - June 8
    EVENT:     FEDERATION OF CANADIAN MUNICIPALITIES' (FCM) 72ND ANNUAL
               CONFERENCE AND MUNICIPAL EXPO™
    CITY:      WHISTLER
    LOCATION:  TELUS Whistler Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Maurice Gingues, (613) 907-6395
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5765.html

    DATE:      June 6 - June 10
    EVENT:     CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT ASSOCIATION'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      WHISTLER
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Chateau Whistler, 4599 Chateau Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Maureen Shuell, Director of Communications, Media Relations,
               CUTA, Cell: (416) 898-5600 (on site in Whistler from 5 - 10
               June 2009); Tel: (416) 365-9800 ext. 105 (office/voice
               mail); Joanna Morton, Media Relations, BC Transit, Tel:
               (250) 995-5720; Julia Waring, Communications Officer, Resort
               Municipality of Whistler, Tel: (604) 935-8138, Cell: (778)
               928-7943
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c2935.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 12
    EVENT:     ONTARIO NURSES DISCUSS WORKPLACE VIOLENCE, PANDEMIC
               PREPAREDNESS AND MORE AT NATIONAL NURSES' UNION CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Hotel in Vancouver
    CONTACT:   Ontario Nurses' Association, Sheree Bond, (416) 964-8833,
               ext. 2430, Cellular: (416) 986-8240; Melanie Levenson, (416)
               964-8833, ext. 2369
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c9975.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     PROPOSED PROSPERITY GOLD-COPPER MINE PROJECT - PUBLIC
               INVITED TO ATTEND INFORMATION SESSIONS AND TO PROVIDE
               COMMENTS
    CITY:      ALKALI LAKE
    LOCATION:  Esketemc Land Settlement Office, 1027 Esket Drive
    CONTACT:   Media may contact: Lucille Jamault, Senior Communications
               Advisor, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, (613)
               957-0434
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7865.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     PROPOSED PROSPERITY GOLD-COPPER MINE PROJECT - PUBLIC
               INVITED TO ATTEND INFORMATION SESSIONS AND TO PROVIDE
               COMMENTS
    CITY:      100 MILE HOUSE
    LOCATION:  100 Mile Lodge Conference Centre, Valley Room - 150 Highway
               97
    CONTACT:   Media may contact: Lucille Jamault, Senior Communications
               Advisor, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, (613)
               957-0434
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7865.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EPCOR POWER L.P. HOSTS A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS
               LONG-TERM POSITIONING WITH ANALYSTS
    INTERNET:  www.epcorpowerlp.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-7848 or 1-888-789-0150 (toll free)
    CONTACT:   Media inquiries: Tim LeRiche, (780) 969-8238
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/07/c4003.html

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