CNW Daybook for Monday, March 3, 2008



    TORONTO, March 3 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    M O N D A Y,   M A R C H   3
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      March 1 - March 9
    EVENT:     ROBOFOLLIES, THREE IMAX. FILMS, SIX INTERACTIVE
               ENVIRONMENTS... SPRING BREAK WILL BE A BLAST!
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Science Centre
    CONTACT:   Catherine Giroux, Media Relations Co-ordinator, Old Port of
               Montréal Corporation, (514) 283-8085
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/01/c7694.html

    DATE:      March 3 - March 9
    EVENT:     THE ELECTRIUM, HYDRO-QUEBEC'S ELECTRICITY INTERPRETATION
               CENTRE, IS OFFERING A SPECIAL PROGRAM OF ACTIVITIES FOR THE
               MARCH BREAK
    CITY:      SAINTE-JULIE
    LOCATION:  Exit 128 off Highway 30
    CONTACT:   Guyane Perron, Press Officer, Hydro-Québec - Media and
               Emergency Communication Team, (514) 289-6699
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5608.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER FORTIER TO MAKE AN IMPORTANT HEALTH CARE RESEARCH
               ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Employees' Lounge, Room H4, The Royal Victoria Hospital, 687
               Pine Avenue West
    CONTACT:   David Coulombe, CIHR Media Relations, (613) 941-4563, Cell:
               (613) 808-7526; Laryssa Waler, Press Secretary, Office of
               the Honourable Tony Clement, (613) 957-0200; Isabelle Kling,
               MUHC Public Relations and Communications, (514) 934-1934
               ext. 36419
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7831.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      March 3
    EVENT:     HILARY SWANK AND DR. OZ JOIN POWER WITHIN SPEAKER SERIES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Congress Centre
    CONTACT:   Mich Ahern, Mobile: (416) 454-8060
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/15/c9029.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - BUSINESS CONTINUITY AND
               PANDEMIC PREPAREDNESS: BUILDING RESILIENCE TO NEW THREATS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay St
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7543.html

    TIME:      08:45
    EVENT:     REPRESENTATIVES OF ST. BASIL'S PARISH DELIVER 1,400 SIGNATURE
               PETITION TO MAYOR MILLER AND CITY COUNCIL CONCERNING MEGA-
               DEVELOPMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Main Foyer, City Hall 100 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Linda Cahill, (416) 834-5802; Parish Office, (416) 926-7110
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/02/c7953.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     RED CROSS AND MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE ANNOUNCE
               NEW PROGRAM TO HELP CHILDREN STAY HEALTHY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sprucecourt Junior Public School, 70 Spruce Street
    CONTACT:   Tanya Elliott, Canadian Red Cross, Cell: (905) 460-7966
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7636.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     BANK OF CANADA TO LAUNCH A NEW ANTI-FRAUD PROGRAM FOR
               RETAILERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Eaton Centre, Albert's Way, Main Level (near the
               Swarovski jewellery store)
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, Bank of Canada, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/28/c7162.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE CRFA SHOW - CANADA'S LARGEST EVER FOOD AND HOSPITALITY
               EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre (Exhibition Place)
    CONTACT:   Jeni Armstrong, CRFA Communications Specialist,
               1-800-387-5649, ext. 4254
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c6013.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     TORONTO CENTRAL LOCAL HEALTH INTEGRATION NETWORK ANNOUNCES
               FUNDING TO ADDRESS CONSUMER PRIORITIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  SPRINT offices, 140 Merton Street, (Second Floor, Community
               Room 3).
    CONTACT:   Sandra Fawcett, Communications Specialist, Phone:
               (647) 278-0387
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7667.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     DR. DAVID SUZUKI TO ADDRESS 500 UVIC AND CAMOSUN STUDENTS AT
               CROSS-CANADA CAMPUS ENVIRONMENTAL TOUR PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Michele Pujol Room, Student Union Building, University of
               Victoria
    CONTACT:   Peter Schiefke, Environmental Campaigns Coordinator,
               (514) 913-0413 (cellular); Amanda Aziz, National Chairperson,
               (613) 261-7528 (cellular)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7743.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:05 Eastern
    EVENT:     SXC HEALTH SOLUTIONS TO PRESENT AT RAYMOND JAMES' 29TH
               ANNUAL INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  SXC's presentation will be webcast live. To access the
               webcast, go to: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rj33/sxci/
    CONTACT:   Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, SXC Health Solutions,
               Inc., Tel: (630) 577-3206; Dave Mason, Investor Relations -
               Canada, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 237;
               Susan Noonan, Investor Relations - U.S., The SAN Group, LLC,
               (212) 966-3650
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/20/c3929.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     NIGHTINGALE CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca and http://www.nightingale.md
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3422 or 1-800-731-5319
    NOTES:     Please connect approximately fifteen minutes prior to the
               beginning of the call to ensure participation.
    CONTACT:   Michael Ford, CFO Nightingale Informatix Corporation, Tel:
               (905) 307-7870; Dave Mason, Investor Relations, The Equicom
               Group, Tel: (416) 815-0700 x237
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7858.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/28/c7028.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DESJARDINS GROUP ANNOUNCES 2007 YEAR END RESULTS AND MEDIA
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.cnw.ca/fr/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2173160
    PHONE NO.: (514) 861-0443 ou le 1-866-696-5911
    CONTACT:   André Chapleau, Director Information and Media Relations,
               (514) 281-7229, 1-866-866-7000, ext. 7229
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c4992.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      March 3 - March 6
    EVENT:     XENOS FEATURES SOLUTIONS AT AIIM INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION &
               CONFERENCE 2008
    CITY:      BOSTON
    LOCATION:  Xenos Booth 2565 - Boston Convention & Exposition Center
    CONTACT:   Editorial Contact: Graham Barker, Xenos Group Inc.,
               (905) 763-5103; Investor Relations, Contact: Cory Pala, Xenos
               Group Inc., (416) 657-2400
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c4986.html

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