CNW Daybook for Thursday, August 27, 2009



    TORONTO, Aug. 26 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      August 27
    EVENT:     A&W® HOSTS CLASSIC CAR EVENTS AT RESTAURANTS ACROSS CANADA
               TO SUPPORT MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY OF CANADA
    CITY:      PARTICIPATING LOCATIONS
    LOCATION:  Participating locations
    NOTES:     For a complete list of participating locations, please visit
               www.aw.ca/cruisin-the-dub
    CONTACT:   Alex Chapple, t: (604) 742-4264
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7013.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      AMHERST
    LOCATION:  Amherst Wandlyn Inn, 1539 Southampton Road
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/17/c5464.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 23 - August 27
    EVENT:     8TH WORLD CONGRESS OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING (WCCE8) -
               CHALLENGES FOR A CHANGING WORLD
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Lucie Frigon, (819) 329-4036
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6989.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 23:00
    EVENT:     THE FORD RACING FESTIVAL - FREE ACTIVITIES, RACE CARS,
               DRIVER'S APPEARANCES, AND LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Crescent Street between Ste. Catherine and de Maisonneuve
    CONTACT:   Pre-event information: Hélène Lapointe, (514) 266-7566; For
               Ford inquires only: Christine Hollander, (514) 744-1800 ext.
               4255; During the event: Hélène Lapointe, (514) 266-7566
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c6998.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN RACE CAR DRIVER AND 2009 INDY 500 ROOKIE OF THE YEAR,
               ALEX TAGLIANI, VISITS SEARS LES GALERIES D'ANJOU
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Sears Les Galeries D'Anjou, 7451 blvd. Les Galeries D'Anjou,
               Main Floor, Menswear, Near Escalator
    CONTACT:   Jim Freudenberg, (317) 750-0962; Eliana Cugini, Sears
               Canada, (416) 662-2245
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/25/c7462.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 27 - August 30
    EVENT:     10TH ANNUAL SCOTIABANK BUSKERFEST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood (Front Street all the way
               from Jarvis to Yonge Streets and adjacent side streets)
    CONTACT:   Dianne Weinrib, Savi Pannu, DW Communications, (416) 703-5479;
               For Scotiabank: Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs,
               (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/10/c3618.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PRIVACY COMMISSIONER OF CANADA REPORTS ON FINAL OUTCOME OF
               FACEBOOK INVESTIGATION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington Street
    CONTACT:   Anne-Marie Hayden, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of
               Canada, (613) 995-0103
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/26/c7789.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 12:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF 10TH ANNUAL SCOTIABANK BUSKERFEST - MAYOR
               DAVID MILLER CUTS CAKE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Front and Market Streets
    CONTACT:   DW Communications - Dianne Weinrib, Savi Pannu, (416)
               703-5479; Scotiabank Public Affairs, Ann DeRabbie, (416)
               933-1344
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/26/c7786.html

    TIME:      13:00
               16:00
               19:30
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENT'S CHOICE® SPONSORED SUPERDOGS SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Canadian National Exhibition Toronto
    CONTACT:   Marc Aflalo, SuperDogs PR and Communications, (866) 923-5256
               x705; David Primorac, Senior Director, Public Relations,
               Loblaw Companies Limited, (905) 459-2500, extension 3634
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6297.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     THE SEVENTH ANNUAL WORST ROADS CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Dufferin Street by the CNE Dufferin Gate
    CONTACT:   Edyta Zdancewicz, Media and PR Specialist, Office: (905)
               771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-4930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/26/c7811.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECT LAUNCHED IN HAMILTON
    CITY:      STONEY CREEK
    LOCATION:  4 Bridgewater Court
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482;
               Leslie Pawlowski, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation,
               (416) 250-3297; Adam Grachnik, Minister Jim Watson's Office,
               (416) 585-6492; Corinne Radake, City of Hamilton, (905)
               546-2424 x3137
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/26/c7845.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      13:00
               16:00
               19:30
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENT'S CHOICE® SPONSORED SUPERDOGS SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Pacific National Exhibition
    CONTACT:   Marc Aflalo, SuperDogs PR and Communications, (866) 923-5256
               x705; David Primorac, Senior Director, Public Relations,
               Loblaw Companies Limited, (905) 459-2500, extension 3634
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6297.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      07:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC THIRD QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-2217 or 1-866-696-5910
    CONTACT:   Matthew Gierasimczuk, Media Relations, (416) 974-2124
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/04/c9882.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     KANGAROO MEDIA INC. 2ND QUARTER FISCAL RESULTS 2009 CONFERENCE
               CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Robert Mimeault, President and CEO, Kangaroo Media, (450)
               595-2000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7353.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MARCH NETWORKS FIRST QUARTER FISCAL YEAR 2010 FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2770460
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-9303 or (416) 644-3416
    CONTACT:   Peter Wilenius, March Networks Corporation, (613) 591-8181
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/12/c4546.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     THE CASH STORE FINANCIAL SERVICES INC. FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2751320
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-732-9307
    CONTACT:   Gordon J. Reykdal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
               (780) 408-5118; or Nancy L. Bland, Chief Financial Officer,
               (780) 732-5683; or Michael J.L. Thompson, Senior Vice
               President & Corporate Secretary, (780) 408-5595, Cell: (780)
               934-4729
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c6826.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6857.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CATCH THE WIND LTD. 2009 SECOND QUARTER AND YEAR-TO-DATE
               FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.catchthewindinc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-595-8550
    CONTACT:   Claudia Jaques, Vice President and General Counsel, (703)
               393-0754; Joe Racanelli, Investor Relations, (416) 815-0700
               ext. 243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/07/c3621.html

    TIME:      11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     FACEBOOK MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL FOLLOWING PRESS CONFERENCE BY
               THE CANADIAN PRIVACY COMMISSIONER
    PHONE NO.: (866) 855-3704; (702) 696-4946
    CONTACT:   press@facebook.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/26/c7816.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN ONCOLOGY SOCIETIES AND THE CANADIAN ASSOCIATION
               OF MEDICAL ONCOLOGISTS MONTHLY SERIES OF INTERACTIVE WEBCASTS
               - VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM PROPHYLAXIS AND TREATMENT IN PATIENTS
               WITH CANCER
    INTERNET:  http://www.cos.ca or
               http://events.digitalmedia.telus.com/cos/082709/index.php
    CONTACT:   Charles Pitts, COS, (877) 990-9044
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7195.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP THIRD-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.td.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Nick Petter, Media Relations, (416) 308-1861
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/06/c9751.html

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