CNW Daybook for Monday, October 27, 2008



    TORONTO, Oct. 27 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE 2008 CAPITAL ONE JUST FOR LAUGHS COMEDY TOUR
    CITY:      ST. JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  St. John's Arts and Culture Centre
    CONTACT:   Corrine Leon, National Tour Publicist, Corrine Leon
               Communications, (514) 603-6962
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/04/c9478.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 23 - November 30
    EVENT:     CABINE C EXHIBITION - STARTING OCTOBER 23 AT LOTO-QUEBEC'S
               ESPACE CREATION - PHOTOGRAPHER JEAN-FRANCOIS GRATTON'S TAKE
               ON 50 QUEBEC ARTISTS INTERVIEWED BY CHRISTIANE CHARETTE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  At Espace Création
               Ground floor of Loto-Québec's head office
               500 Sherbrooke Street West
               Montreal - McGill Metro Station
    CONTACT:   Julie Delorme, Communications Papineau-Couture,
               (514) 842-3851
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/22/c8605.html

    TIME:      October 27
    EVENT:     COMMUNICATIONS, ENERGY AND PAPERWORKERS UNION NATIONAL
               CONVENTION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   For a copy of the convention agenda, contact: Michelle Walsh,
               CEP, Communications Director, (613) 230-5800, ext. 222,
               mobile: (613) 858-9144
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/21/c8006.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     RICCARDO PETRELLA SPEAKS TO TRADE UNIONISTS ON FINANCIAL
               CRISIS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Michelle Walsh, CEP Communications Director, (613) 230-5800
               ext. 222, (613) 858-9144
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c8485.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     PROCURE PRESENTS ITS BIOBANK TO COMBAT PROSTATE CANCER
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  2001, McGill College, main lobby, former Al Dente Centro
    CONTACT:   Roch Landriault, NATIONAL Public Relations, (514) 843-2345,
               Cell: (514) 249-4537; Mark Bordeleau, PROCURE, (514) 985-1322
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c9057.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     KAREN RADFORD SPEAKS AT THE CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S
               PODIUM ABOUT "TECHNOLOGY FOR SUSTAINABLE GROWTH IN QUEBEC"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montreal Bonaventure Hotel, Salon Outremont, 900, de
               la Gauchetière West
    CONTACT:   Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of
               Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c8707.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     FIRST PART OF THE PUBLIC HEARING FOR HYDRO-QUEBEC'S ROMAINE
               HYDROELECTRIC COMPLEX PROJECT
    CITY:      Havre-Saint-Pierre
    LOCATION:  742, ESCALE BLVD., Havre-Saint-Pierre
    CONTACT:   Nicholas Girard, (613) 957-0958; Danielle Hawey,
               (418) 643-7447, 1-800-463-4732 ext.533
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4608.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 26 - October 27
    EVENT:     GROCERY INDUSTRY MEETS AT GROCERY INNOVATIONS CANADA 2008
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Congress Centre
    CONTACT:   Linda Crane, Crane Communications, Tel. (905) 257-6033, Cell
               (416) 727-0112; For more information: Meg Chari, Canadian
               Federation of Independent Grocers, Tel. (416) 492-2311
               ext. 232, Cell (647) 888-7082 (on-site)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/24/c9289.html

    DATE:      October 26 - October 29
    EVENT:     THE HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION OF CANADA AND THE CANADIAN
               CARDIOVASCULAR SOCIETY PRESENT THE CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    NOTES:     FREE MEDIA REGISTRATION: at www.cardiocongress.org
    CONTACT:   Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada,
               (613) 569-4361 ext 273; To book interviews, please contact:
               Diane Hargrave, Public Relations, (416) 467-9954
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3905.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c5490.html

    DATE:      October 27
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - 2008 COMPENSATION OUTLOOK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre (North Building), 255 Front
               St. W.
    CONTACT:   Media must register in advance. For more information or
               media accreditation: Yvonne Squires, Marketing and
               Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/24/c9299.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     JAMES HEMERLING, CO-AUTHOR, "GLOBALITY: COMPETING WITH
               EVERYONE FROM EVERYWHERE FOR EVERYTHING"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ivey ING Leadership Centre, The Exchange Tower, 130 King
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Dawn Milne, Communications Specialist, Richard Ivey School
               of Business, (519) 850-2536
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6496.html

    TIME:      13:45
    EVENT:     PROVINCIAL PLAQUE COMMEMORATES FRENCH-CANADIAN SETTLEMENT AND
               THE CPR IN THE MATTAWA AREA
    CITY:      MATTAWA
    LOCATION:  Mattawa and District Museum, Explorer's Point, 285 First
               Street
    CONTACT:   Liane Nowosielski, Assistant Marketing and Communications
               Coordinator, Telephone: (416) 325-5032
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/22/c8590.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     AN AFRICAN SUCCESS STORY, A PHOTO EXHIBIT BY MAURO
               FERMARIELLO THAT DEPICTS THE LIFE-LONG DEVOTION OF LUCILLE
               TEASDALE AND PIERO CORTI
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Library and Archives Canada, 395 Wellington Street
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 236-6163, ext. 2343,
               (613) 816-7620
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c8829.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     FOUNDER OF STAPLES SPEAKS TO RYERSON UNIVERSITY STUDENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University, 575
               Bay Street (Entrance at 55 Dundas Street West), 7th Floor,
               TRS 1-067
    CONTACT:   Sarah Hayward, Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson
               University, Office: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7709; Joyann
               Callendar, Public Affairs, Ryerson University, Office:
               (416) 979-5000 ext. 7161
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/24/c9320.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      October 27
    EVENT:     2ND MANITOBA COMMUNICATIONS FORUM
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  RADISSON HOTEL, WINNIPEG DOWNTOWN, 288 Portage Avenue
    CONTACT:   SummersDirect Conference and Events at 1-866-869-7969
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/09/c2534.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      11:00 - 11:30 Eastern
               14:00 - 14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     VIDEO NEWS RELEASE - WORLD'S FIRST CATTLE VACCINE TO REDUCE
               E. COLI O157 THREAT RECEIVES FULL LICENSING APPROVAL IN
               CANADA
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2, C-Band, Transponder 3B @111.1 West;
               Vertical Polarization, D/L Freq. 3820MHz.;
               Audio subcarriers 6.8 left, 6.2 right
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Shea, Vice-President, Communications, Investor &
               Government Relations, Bioniche Life Sciences Inc., Cell:
               (613) 391-2097; Ethan Pigott, Hill and Knowlton Canada, Cell:
               (416) 558-2783
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c9675.html

    TIME:      14:35 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CARDIOVASCULAR CONGRESS STUDY REVEALS THAT
               IMMIGRATION IS A POWERFUL INDEPENDENT RISK FACTOR FOR HEART
               DISEASE
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2 C, Transponder 3B, Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8,
               Downlink frequency 3820 vertical
    NOTES:     URL / Download Coordinates:
               DATE: Monday, October 27, 2008
               TIME: 10:00 AM ET
    http://cnw.pathfireondemand.com/viewpackage.action?packageid=99
               Please contact broadcast@newswire.ca to gain immediate
               access.
    CONTACT:   Or interviews: CCC 2008 MEDIA OFFICE, (416) 585-3703
               (Oct 26-29); Diane Hargrave, Public Relations, (416) 467-9954;
               after October 29, 2008: Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke
               Foundation of Canada, (613) 569-4361 ext 273
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/24/c9124.html

    TIME:      14:35 Eastern
    EVENT:     LIFE IN CANADA MORE DEADLY FOR IMMIGRANTS? - A STUDY BY
               CANADIAN RESEARCHERS
    CO-ORDS:   B-roll Live Satellite Coordinates: Anik F2 C, Transponder
               3B, Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8, Downlink frequency 3820
               vertical; URL / Download Coordinates:
    http://cnw.pathfireondemand.com/viewpackage.action?packageid=99
               Please contact broadcast@newswire.ca to gain immediate access
    CONTACT:   And/or interviews, contact the CCC 2008 Media Office:
               (416) 585-3703 (Oct 26-29); Diane Hargrave, Public Relations,
               (416) 467-9954; After October 29, 2008, contact:
               Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada,
               (613) 569-4361 ext 273
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/26/c9254.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEBCAST - NEWS CONFERENCE - WORLD'S FIRST CATTLE VACCINE TO
               REDUCE E. COLI O157 THREAT RECEIVES FULL LICENSING APPROVAL IN
               CANADA
    INTERNET:  http://webcast.marsdd.com/bioniche/2008-10-27/
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Shea, Vice-President, Communications, Investor &
               Government Relations, Bioniche Life Sciences Inc., Cell:
               (613) 391-2097; Ethan Pigott, Hill and Knowlton Canada, Cell:
               (416) 558-2783
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c9675.html

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