CNW Daybook for Thursday, August 28, 2008



    TORONTO, Aug. 28 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    DATE:      August 28 - August 30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN POLICE ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      ST. JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Newfoundland, 115 Cavendish Square
    CONTACT:   Pierre Collin, Communications Officer, (613) 231-4168, Cell:
               (613) 299-6516
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7193.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/22/c6180.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MCGILL UNIVERSITY NON-ACADEMIC CERTIFIED ASSOCIATION
               (MUNACA) - SPECIAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Room 132, Leacock Building on McGill University main campus
    NOTES:     Although the meeting is a closed meeting, media will be
               authorized to film and photograph at the beginning of the
               meeting.
    CONTACT:   or request for interviews: Marco Romani, (514) 398-6565,
               Cell: (514) 942-8244
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7501.html

    TIME:      17:45 - 19:30
    EVENT:     GALA CELEBRATING THE 35TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE LANGUAGE
               ASSISTANT PROGRAM
    CITY:      SAINTE-FOY
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Gouverneur, 3030, boulevard Laurier
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications, CMEC, Tel.:
               (416) 804-6548
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/26/c6844.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     YORK REGION ARTS COMMUNITY JUDICIAL REVIEW APPLICATION TO
               SAVE THE PROGRAM
    CITY:      NEWMARKET
    LOCATION:  Ontario Superior Court of Justice, 50 Eagle Street West
    CONTACT:   Dave Ruuskanen at (905) 841-1731
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c5127.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CUPE ONTARIO AND OCHU HOLD A MEDIA CONFERENCE
    CITY:      KINGSTON
    LOCATION:  Kingston City Hall, 216 Ontario Street, Sir John A.
               MacDonald Room
    CONTACT:   David Robbins, CUPE Communications, (613) 878-1431
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7080.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     THE OTTAWA MISSION CELEBRATES THE CONTINUED SUCCESS OF ITS
               FOOD SERVICE TRAINING PROGRAM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Ottawa Mission Chapel, 35 Waller St.
    CONTACT:   Shirley Roy, Media Relations Officer, (613) 234-1144 ext.305
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c5191.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH CENTRE - M.J. AKBAR
               LAUNCHES NEW LECTURE SERIES ON INDIA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  150 Kent (corner of Albert), 8th Floor
    CONTACT:   Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 236-6163, ext. 2343, (613) 816-7620
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/25/c6501.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     WORLD VISION'S INTERACTIVE AFRICAN VILLAGE
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Victoria Square Shopping Centre (located in the north
               parking lot), 2223 Victoria Avenue East
    CONTACT:   Tiffany Baggetta, (905) 565-6200 ext. 2485, (416) 305-9612
               (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/22/c6135.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     VANOC ANNOUNCES 2010 PARALYMPIC WINTER GAMES TICKET
               INFORMATION
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC 400-3585 Graveley Street
    CONTACT:   Katie Green, Vancouver 2010, (778) 328-6473; Jason
               Macnaughton, Vancouver 2010, (778) 328-6734
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7466.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     THE MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT OF PASSPORT CANADA IN BRITISH
               COLUMBIA
    CITY:      TRAIL
    LOCATION:  Trail Memorial Centre McIntyre Room 1051 Victoria Street
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c5009.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     MEET TED READER AT THE VANCOUVER ROWING CLUB IN STANLEY PARK
               ON AUGUST 28TH
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Rowing Club in Stanley Park - 450 Stanley Park
               Drive
    CONTACT:   Robert Plant, (905) 682-7203 x 28; Kristy Quagliariello,
               (905) 682-7203 x 31
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/20/c5656.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MARCH NETWORKS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST - FIRST QUARTER
               FISCAL YEAR 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2386120
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-9303 or 00 800 2288 3501
    CONTACT:   Peter Wilenius, VP Corporate Development, March Networks
               Corporation, (613) 591-8181
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c4813.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7504.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     STRATIC ENERGY CORPORATION SECOND QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST
               AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2367420
    PHONE NO.: (416) 646-3095, 800-732-0232, 00-800-2288-3501
    CONTACT:   Kevin Watts, Chief Executive, +44 20 7766 7900; Patrick
               d'Ancona, M: Communications, +44 20 7153 1547; Canadian
               Investor Relations, Roger Fullerton, (952) 929-7243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5950.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SONNENENERGY MANAGEMENT HOSTS A CONFERENCE CALL TO REVIEW
               THE FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2008
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca or www.sonnenenergy.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800 595 8550
    CONTACT:   Glen Williams, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group, Tel:
               (416) 815-0700 ext. 272
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/26/c6877.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE CASH STORE FINANCIAL SERVICES INC. HOLDS CONFERENCE CALL
               TO DISCUSS ITS FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2392500
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-731-5774
    CONTACT:   Gordon J. Reykdal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
               (780) 408-5118; 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/August2008/21/c6070.html

    TIME:      12:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC CONFERENCE CALL  FOLLOWED BY A QUESTION AND ANSWER
               PERIOD WITH ANALYSTS
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-2216 or 1-866-898-9626
    CONTACT:   Investor contacts: Bill Anderson, Director, Investor
               Relations, (416) 955-7804; Amy Cairncross, Director, Investor
               Relations, (416) 955-7809; Media contact: Jackie Braden,
               Manager, Media Relations, (416) 974-2124
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3105.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP - EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.td.com/investor/earnings.jsp
    PHONE NO.: (416) 915-5762 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Nicholas Petter, Corporate Communications, TD Bank Financial
               Group, (416) 308-1861
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c8476.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ZONGSHEN PEM POWER SYSTEMS INC. - CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS
               THE SECOND QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.zongshenpem.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-500-7713 or (416) 849-2692
    CONTACT:   Ali Mahdavi, Zongshen PEM Power Systems Inc., Vice
               President, Corporate Finance & Investor Relations,
               (416) 962-3300, 1-877-775-8734
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5763.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TUNDRA SEMICONDUCTOR TO ANNOUNCE FIRST QUARTER FISCAL 2009
               FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2389420
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414
    CONTACT:   Christa-Lee Munro, Marketing Communications, Tundra
               Semiconductor, (613) 882-2626
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c5237.html

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