CNW Daybook for Monday, October 15, 2007



    TORONTO, Oct. 15 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 15 - 18
    EVENT:     CROSS-CANADA NUTRITION SYMPOSIUM
    CITY:      EDMONTON, TORONTO, MONTREAL, MONCTON
    LOCATION:  For dates, times, locations, please visit Url of the
               release, and www.dairynutrition
    CONTACT:   Laurie Weir, TRILLIUM Corporate Communications Inc., (416)
               322-3030 ext. 239, Cell: (416) 277-2453
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2563.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      14:30 - 15:30; 19:00
    EVENT:     SOBEY ART AWARD, PRESENTED BY SCOTIABANK
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Gallery 1, 1723 Hollis Street
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs (416) 866-6203,
               cell: (416) 888-4695; Jeffrey Gray, Art Gallery of Nova
               Scotia, (902) 424-2903
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2579.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 15 - 17
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON KEY PAEDIATRIC HEALTH ISSUES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Bonaventure Hotel, 900 de La Gauchetiere West
    NOTES:     For a detailled list of activities, please click on the URL
               link below
    CONTACT:   Shelley Callaghan, (613) 324-1798
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2674.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:15
    EVENT:     HEARINGS OF THE BOUCHARD-TAYLOR COMMISSION
    CITY:      SAINT-HYACINTHE
    LOCATION:  Hotel des Seigneurs, 1200 Johnson Street
    CONTACT:   Sylvain Leclerc, Press Officer, CCAPRCD, Cell.: (514)
               730-3446, (514) 873-0912
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3327.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     MOYA GREENE, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF CANADA
               POST CORPORATION, AT THE CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S PODIUM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Marriott Château Champlain Hotel, Salon Cartier,1050, de La
               Gauchetière West
    CONTACT:   Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of
               Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2284.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE TRANSFER OF THE FEDERAL GAS TAX TO THE
               CITY OF L'ANCIENNE-LORETTE
    CITY:      L'ANCIENNE-LORETTE
    LOCATION:  Council Room, City Hall, 1575 Turmel Street
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700; Diane Bilodeau, Press Secretary to
               the Mayor, City of L'Ancienne-Lorette, (418) 872-9811;
               Communications Directorate,
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3495.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 12 - 15
    EVENT:     LCBO VINTAGES FINE WINE AUCTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ritchies New Gallery, 380 King Street East
    CONTACT:   Chris Layton, LCBO Media Relations Co-ordinator,
               Tel. (416) 864-6772, Cell. (416) 587-3729; Barry O'Brien,
               Director, LCBO Corporate Affairs, Tel. (416) 864-6821,
               Cell: (647) 290-3448
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c2490.html

    DATE:      October 13 - 15
    EVENT:     DAVID SUZUKI AND GENERAL RICK HILLIER WILL LEAD THE LEADERS
               AT CMA'S 6TH ANNUAL LEADERS' FORUM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Château Laurier
    NOTES:     These activities are open to the media. Members of the media
               can register on site at the CMA Registration Desk located in
               the Ballroom Foyer.
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, 1-800-663-7336, (613) 731-8610, ext. 1266,
               Cellular: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9268.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2794.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2794.html

    DATE:      October 13 - 15
    EVENT:     CMA HOSTS 6TH ANNUAL LEADERS' FORUM "CONNECTING GREAT PEOPLE
               AND GREAT IDEAS"
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Château Laurier
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, (613) 731-8610, 1-800-663-7336, ext. 1266;
               cell phone (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2792.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9273.html

    DATE:      October 14 - 16
    EVENT:     UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO 2017: THE WORKPLACE CONFERENCE
    CITY:      WATERLOO
    LOCATION:  University of Waterloo
    CONTACT:   Karalee Clerk, Marketing Coordinator, Co-operative Education
               and Career Services, (519) 888-4567, ext. 32286; Vicki
               Nash-Moore, 2017: The Workplace conference, (519) 880-0287
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/26/c5345.html

    DATE:      October 15 - 18
    EVENT:     CANADIAN MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre
    NOTES:     Media are welcome to attend the show, including invitation
               only events.
    CONTACT:   Bob Charendoff, SME Marketing Manager, (416) 848-1676
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2895.html

    DATE:      October 15 - 16
    EVENT:     HR 2007: THE BATTLE FOR TALENT, HOSTED BY THE CONFERENCE
               BOARD OF CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen St. W.
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3347.html

    DATE:      October 15 - 19
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CONVENTION, CUPE'S BIENNIAL, DEMOCRATIC FORUM WHERE
               MAJOR POLICY IS DECIDED AND EXECUTIVE OFFICERS ARE ELECTED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Catherine Louli, CUPE Communications, (613) 237-1590
               (office), (613) 851-0547 (cell.); Sébastien Goulet, CUPE
               Communications, (613) 808-0675 (cell.); Wendy Forbes
               (beginning October 11), CUPE Communications, (416) 892-8716
               (cell.)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9266.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2045.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:45
    EVENT:     SUPPORTIVE HOUSING - THE WINNING FORMULA FOR SUPPORTING
               PEOPLE AND SUSTAINING THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM SYMPOSIUM
    CITY:      RICHMOND HILL
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel
    CONTACT:   Lori Payne, Manager, Communications & Development, OCSA,
               (416) 256-3010 Ext 242
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9778.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     MAYOR DAVID MILLER WILL MAKE KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT 2007 CUPE
               NATIONAL CONVENTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Convention Centre, South Building, Level 800
    NOTES:     Media representatives please report to media office, room
               704 - level 700, south building, for media accreditation.
    CONTACT:   and to arrange a press pass please contact: Wendy Forbes,
               CUPE Communications, (416) 892-8716; Sébastien Goulet, CUPE
               Communications, (613) 808-0675; Hélène Bélanger, CUPE
               Communications, (416) 893-7458
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3707.html

    TIME:      October 15 - 21
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S FREE WASTE REDUCTION WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING
               EVENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  2444 Bloor St. West (entrance at rear)
    CONTACT:   (416) 910-4358
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7578.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     J.P. WISER ARRIVES BY HORSE AND CARRIAGE TO DELIVER THE
               FIRST BARRELS OF WISER'S. RED LETTER WHISKY TO THE LCBO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  LCBO store # 217, 2 Cooper Street (at Queen's Quay)
    CONTACT:   Melanie Turner - Harbinger, (416) 960-5100 x 224
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2591.html
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/15/c3550.html

    TIME:      12:00 Noon
    EVENT:     KIDS (PATIENTS AND FRIENDS) MAKE MUSIC AT THE HOSPITAL FOR
               SICK CHILDREN AS TOP SALON STYLISTS PERFORM HAIR MAKEOVERS.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Front lawn, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University
               Avenue, Toronto
    CONTACT:   Patrick McCaully, Pointman Public Relations, T: (416)
               855-9427, C: (416) 948-5654, E: patrick@pointmanpr.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3449.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  London Convention Centre, Salon D,  300 York Street
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3427.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     THE RICHMOND HILL CENTRE FOR THE
               PERFORMING ARTS CELEBRATES ITS ONE YEAR COUNTDOWN TO OPENING
               NIGHT
    CITY:      RICHMOND HILL
    LOCATION:  McConaghy Seniors' Centre (Theatre Campaign Office), 10100
               Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Michael Grit, (905) 737-8985 Ext. 6007
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2485.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     2007 GREAT GRANTS AWARDS NIAGARA
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Edgewaters Restaurant (NPC), 6342 Niagara Parkway
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Bennett, Communications Officer, Writer, Great Grant
               Awards, Ontario Trillium Foundation, 1-800-263-2887 ext. 293
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2915.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     TD CANADIAN CHILDREN'S LITERATURE AWARD FOR THE MOST
               DISTINGUISHED ENGLISH-LANGUAGE BOOK OF THE YEAR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Design Exchange, The Trading Floor - 234 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Sandra Chiovitti, Andrea Farnell, Porter Novelli Canada for
               TDBFG, (416) 422-7170, (416) 422-7162
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2513.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     YWCA GIRLJAM5
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. West
    CONTACT:   Raine Liliefeldt, (416) 961-8101 ext.326
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/11/c2873.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      12:30 - 16:30 (forum); 18:00 - 19:30 (cultural experience)
    EVENT:     AN ABORIGINAL SOLUTION TO MANITOBA'S IMMINENT SKILLS
               SHORTAGE - AN INTERACTIVE AND RESULTS-DRIVEN FORUM.
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Winnipeg Convention Centre, 375 York Avenue
    CONTACT:   PEGGY BERNDT, Director of Communications and Marketing,
               Aboriginal Human Resource Council, tf: (866) 711-5091, p:
               (780) 968-6728, c: (780) 720-1118
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3173.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     A TEAM OF 200 CORPORATE VOLUNTEERS STRONG HELP THE
               THORNCLIFFE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB IN AN EXTREME MAKEOVER
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary, Thorncliffe Club, 6625 4th
               St NE
    NOTES:     Photo, video and interview opportunities available
               throughout the day
    CONTACT:   Elizabeth Gray-Smith, Manager of Communications, Volunteer
               Canada, (613) 231-4371, ext. 226, (613) 266-9427
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3370.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 10:30 Eastern
               14:00 - 14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     VIDEO B-ROLL VIA SATELLITE - HEALTH CANADA APPROVES NEW
               TREATMENT FOR HIV
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2 C
               Transponder 7B
               Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8
               Downlink frequency 3980 vertical
               TOC                CFA TX 1
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO (416) 863-5615
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/12/c3573.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      13:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     A&W REVENUE ROYALTIES INCOME FUND THIRD QUARTER CONFERENCE
               CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-9307 or (416) 644-3414
    CONTACT:   Don Leslie, Chief Financial Officer, A&W Food Services of
               Canada Inc., (604) 988-2141
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9231.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      October 15 - 16
    EVENT:     ANTWERP WORLD DIAMOND CENTRE HOSTS GROUNDBREAKING DIAMOND
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ANTWERP, BELGIUM
    LOCATION:  Flanders Congress & Concert Centre
    CONTACT:   Philip Claes, Tel: +32-(0)3-222-05-05, Gsm:
               +32-(0)496-455-680
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8254.html
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