CNW Daybook for Thursday, August 19, 2010

TORONTO, Aug. 19 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    NATIONAL

    DATE:      July 1 - August 29
    EVENT:     HOT WHEELS® COLOUR SHIFTERS™ SUMMER ROAD TRIP ACROSS
CANADA
    CITY:      VARIOUS - PLEASE SEE PRESS RELEASE FOR DETAILS
    LOCATION:  various - please see press release for details
    CONTACT:   Falan Hamilton, GCI Group, 416-486-5901; Shelley Fremont,
               GCI Group, 416-486-5921
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/29/c8974.html

    DATE:      August 1 - August 29
    EVENT:     MOTORCYCLE RIDE FOR DAD 10TH ANNIVERSARY CROSS-CANADA TOUR
               CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      NATIONAL
    LOCATION:  Please see the release for the Tour stops
    CONTACT:   Kelly Goulet, Motorcycle Ride For Dad, Tel: 613-722-6131,
               Cell: 613-447-6412; Megan Fielding, TELUS Media Relations,
               Tel: 416-883-3461, Cell: 416-894-0817
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/22/c6059.html
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    NOVA SCOTIA

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SPECIAL MEETING OF ETRUSCAN'S SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Suite 1300, 1969 Upper Water Street
    CONTACT:   Renmark Financial Communications Inc.: Maurice Dagenais; Barry
               Mire, Tel: (514) 939-3989, (416) 644-2020; Etruscan Resources
               Inc.: Janice Stairs, General Counsel, Tel: (877) 465-3674,
               Fax: (902) 832-6702
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/23/c6268.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     NEW ELECTRIC VEHICLE RECHARGES AT BULLFROGPOWERED® HOME
               OF HALIFAX SINGER-SONGWRITER DAVE CARROLL
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Call for location
    CONTACT:   Kristen Marano, Environics Communications, Tel: 416.969.2730;
               William Pointon, Bullfrog Power, Tel: 416.360.3464 ext 221
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/17/c3178.html
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    NEW BRUNSWICK

    TIME:      08:45
    EVENT:     21ST ANNUAL CONFERENCE FOR THE CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF
               POLICE BOARDS (CAPB)
    CITY:      SAINT JOHN
    LOCATION:  Saint John Trade & Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Lanzon, Executive Director, Canadian Association of
               Police Boards, 613-298-9795
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/17/c3190.html
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    QUEBEC

    DATE:      August 4 - August 22
    EVENT:     THE MONTREAL FASHION & DESIGN FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Eaton Centre
    CONTACT:   Zeina Barghout, Marketing Director, The Montreal Eaton
               Centre, Telephone: 514-288-3709; Sophie Des Marais, Sensation
               Mode, Telephone: 514-234-4736
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/04/c8414.html

    DATE:      August 18 - August 20
    EVENT:     INSTITUT DU NOUVEAU MONDE - 3RD CIVICUS YOUTH ASSEMBLY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Concordia University
    CONTACT:   Roch Bilodeau (INM), 1 866 618-7537; Véronique Paquet
               (INM-CIVICUS - Youth Assembly), 418 951-3546; Christine Mota
               (Concordia University), 514 952-5556
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/17/c3300.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      June 9 - September 1
    EVENT:     DOWNTOWN YONGE BUSINESS COMMUNITY LAUNCHES FREE WALKING
               TOURS IN NINE LANGUAGES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Brightly-coloured kiosk, southwest corner of Yonge and
               Dundas
    CONTACT:   Helen Jamer, Julia Harper, Idea Workshop, (416) 504-3977
               x25, 27, (647) 330-4706 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/09/c2500.html

    DATE:      August 15 - August 30
    EVENT:     FRESH: THE MOVIE - PRESS SCREENING - MEDIA ONLY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  FoodShare, 90 Croatia St.
    CONTACT:   Allison Savage, Tel: 416.972.6096
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/03/c7790.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/03/c7790.html

    DATE:      August 16 - August 19
    EVENT:     2010 ELEMENTARY TEACHERS' FEDERATION OF ONTARIO ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West
    NOTES:     Reporters are welcome throughout the meeting. Media
               credentials are available at the ETFO Media Centre (Sheraton
               Hall B).
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, (416) 948-0195 (cell); Johanna Brand, (416)
               948-2554 (cell); Mary Morison, (416) 948-3406 (cell); Sheraton
               Centre, Phone: (416) 945-6296, Fax: (416) 945-6298
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/11/c9963.html

    TIME:      06:00 - 10:01
    EVENT:     OPSEU LIBERAL FUNDRAISER PROTEST
    CITY:      CUMBERLAND
    LOCATION:  GreyHawk Golf Club, 4999 Boundary Rd.
    CONTACT:   Lynn Orzel, OPSEU Region 4 Executive Board Member,
               613-371-7970
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/18/c3548.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CAA SOUTH CENTRAL ONTARIO LAUNCHES THE 8TH ANNUAL WORST
               ROADS CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      PETERBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  CAA Retail Store, 680 The Queensway
    CONTACT:   Silvana Aceto, Media and PR Specialist, CAA SCO, Office:
               (905) 771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-4930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/13/c2548.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF MAJOR NEW DEVELOPMENT PROJECT ON TORONTO'S
               WATERFRONT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Waterfront Toronto Boardroom, 20 Bay Street, 13th Floor
    CONTACT:   Samantha Gileno, Waterfront Toronto 416.271.1316
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/17/c3208.html
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    SASKATCHEWAN

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     FREE SCREENINGS OF THE AWARD-WINNING DOCUMENTARY, BABIES
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Galaxy Cinemas Saskatoon, 347-2nd Avenue South
    NOTES:     For a preview of BABIES, see:
               http://www.youtube.com/alliancefilms, Search: BABIES
    CONTACT:   Jane Bargout - 416-716-9738; Alliance Films - Julius Comia -
               416-309-4167
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/12/c2203.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     HONOURABLE ROB MERRIFIELD, MINISTER OF STATE (TRANSPORT)
               JOINS MS. MARGUERITE ROTVOLD, BOARD CHAIR OF THE REGIONAL
               DISTRICT OF KOOTENAY BOUNDARY AIRPORT, MAKE AN IMPORTANT
               ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING THE TRAIL REGIONAL AIRPORT
    CITY:      TRAIL
    LOCATION:  Trail Regional Airport, 8995 Highway 22A
    CONTACT:   Michael Van Hemmen, Office of the Honourable Rob Merrifield,
               Minister of State (Transport), Ottawa, 613-668-1355
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2010/18/c3472.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      13:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE CAISSE DE DÉPÔT ET PLACEMENT DU QUÉBEC'S SEMI-ANNUAL
               RETURN CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: Please contact the Media Relations department at
               514-847-5493 to obtain the conference call number.
    CONTACT:   Maxime Chagnon, Senior Director, Media Relations, Caisse de
               dépôt et placement du Québec, Tel.: 514-847-5493
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/18/c3598.html
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    USA

    DATE:      August 17 - August 19
    EVENT:     PROJECT - THE WORLD'S PREEMINENT ADVANCED CONTEMPORARY DENIM
               EVENT
    CITY:      LAS VEGAS
    LOCATION:  Mandalay Bay
    CONTACT:   or interviews: ZOÏ Agency: Maria Toumanova, 514.282.9888 ext
               26, 1.888.551.5119; Maria Varvarikos, 514.282.9888 ext 21,
               1.888.551.5119
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/11/c9819.html

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