CNW Daybook for Thursday, August 7, 2008



    TORONTO, Aug. 6 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      August 5 - August 8
    EVENT:     TEACHERS GATHER FOR CONFERENCE ON NEW TECHNIQUES AND
               CLASSROOM TEACHING 2008
    CITY:      ANTIGONISH
    LOCATION:  St. F.X. University
    CONTACT:   Angela Murray, Nova Scotia Teachers Union, Public Relations
               and Communications Staff Officer, (902) 497-0194 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/01/c9046.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     GLV ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Sofitel Montreal Hotel, Pablo Picasso Room, 1155 Sherbrooke
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Marc Barbeau, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial
               Officer, GLV Inc., (514) 284-2224; Josée Lefebvre, Lefebvre
               Financial Communications, (514) 845-1224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9683.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE JEAN-PIERRE BLACKBURN ANNOUNCES FUNDING TO
               THREE OUTAOUAIS ENTERPRISES FOR COMMERCIALIZATION PROJECTS
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Maison du citoyen, Vidéotron Press Room, 25 Laurier St.
    CONTACT:   Catherine Vallée, Communications, Canada Economic
               Development, (514) 283-0368, Cell.: (514) 702-3360; Pierre
               Miquelon, Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn,
               Canada Economic Development, (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9527.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     THE MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT OF PASSPORT CANADA REVIEWS PASSPORT
               APPLICATIONS AND ACCEPTS COMPLETED PASSPORT APPLICATIONS
    CITY:      SEPT-ILES
    LOCATION:  Hôtel des Gouverneurs, 666 Laure Street
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8749.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     THE OSM GET TOGETHER WITH MONTREALERS: ESSENTIAL SUMMERTIME
               RENDEZ-VOUS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Borough of Ville-Marie, Parc des Faubourgs, corners of the
               Ontario and De Lorimier streets (entry of the Jacques-Cartier
               Bridge)
    CONTACT:   Lucie Paquin, Head of Media Relations, (514) 840-7414, cell:
               (514) 608-7414
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2050.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 7 - August 8
    EVENT:     FALLSVIEW CASINO RESORT - VIETNAMESE SHOW
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Fallsview Casino Resort
    CONTACT:   Greg Medulun, Director of Communications, Direct: (905)
               371-7630, Toll-Free: 1-888-FALLSVU, ext. 17630
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/05/c4842.html

    DATE:      August 7 - August 10
    EVENT:     COUCHICHING INSTITUTE ON PUBLIC AFFAIRS ANNUAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  YMCA Geneva Park Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Shannon Bott, Conference Director, Couchiching Institute on
               Public Affairs, (416) 462-6374/(866) 647-6374
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8889.html

    DATE:      August 7 - August 10
    EVENT:     FIFTH ANNUAL CANADIAN NATURIST FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park
    CONTACT:   FCN President & Festival Co-ordinator: Karen Grant
               (English), (780) 722-5568, (905) 648-2181; FQN President:
               Diane Archambault  (French and English), (819) 684-6767;
               Tilley Endurables: Zoe Zwolak (English), (416) 444-6944
               x 258; FCN representative: Ray Jorritsma (English), (780)
               554-2215, (780) 472-0107; FQN representative: Michel Vais
               (French and English), (514) 278-5764, (514) 232-1666
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9645.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:30
    EVENT:     BLUE JAYS HOST NATIONAL "PLAY" CAMPAIGN FOR LOCAL CHILDREN
               LIVING WITH JUVENILE DIABETES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Rogers Centre - Gate 9
    CONTACT:   Communication Office, (416) 341-1302/03
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9996.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     GO TRANSIT HOSTS ITS ANNUAL KIDSUMMER DAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Registration at Union Station, 140 Bay St. Event moves to
               Exhibition station on the 10:43 a.m. Lakeshore West train
    CONTACT:   Jessica Kosmack (GO Transit), (416) 869-3600 ext. 5231;
               Jennifer Beck (GO Transit), (416) 869-3600 ext. 5456
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/01/c8807.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     UNVEILING OF A HISTORICAL REPLICA OF TOBERMORY'S BIG TUB
               LIGHTHOUSE
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Vaughan Mills, Lakes Neighbourhood Entry # 1, 1 Bass Pro
               Mills Drive, Vaughan, Ontario (Highway 400 at Rutherford Road)
    CONTACT:   Vaughan Mills - Lesley Boughen, Tourism Manager, Tel: (905)
               879-2117; Bruce County - Chris Hughes, Manager of Tourism,
               Tel: 1-800-268-3838 Ext. 122
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9789.html

    TIME:      13:30 - 15:30
    EVENT:     CENTENNIAL'S HYPE PROGRAM GRADUATION CEREMONY
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Centennial HP Science and Technology Centre, 755 Morningside
               Ave. (at Ellesmere)
    NOTE:      Michael 'Pinball' Clemons will be joining the graduating class
               for photos at approx. 3 pm.
    CONTACT:   Mark Toljagic, Communications Officer, (416) 289-5000,
               ext. 7142, cell (416) 605-6012
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9994.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     THE 2008 NISSAN CANADA SHIFT_INTO GEAR EXPERIENCE
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Vaughan Mills Mall, 1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
    NOTES:     Please see URL for specific event times
    CONTACT:   Mark James, Cohn & Wolfe, (647) 259-3269; Heather Meehan,
               Cohn & Wolfe, (647) 259-3268, (416) 402-5748 (Mobile)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9904.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     CANADA'S NATIONAL HISTORY SOCIETY OFFICIALLY UNVEILS THE
               10 PHOTOGRAPHS THAT CHANGED CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Main foyer at Library and Archives Canada, 395 Wellington
               Street
    CONTACT:   Nicole Harris, Maverick Media, (204) 470-4555; Deborah
               Morrison, CEO, Canada's National History Society, (204)
               293-1867; Mark Reid, Editor, The Beaver, 1-800-816-6777 ext.
               18
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9834.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    DATE:      August 7 - August 10
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Saskatoon Ex
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      07:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     QUESTAIR TECHNOLOGIES INC. Q3 EARNINGS ANNOUNCEMENT WEBCAST
               AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2331780
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420, 800-732-1073 or 00 800-2288-3501
    CONTACT:   Chief Financial Officer, Sherry Tryssenaar, Phone: (604)
               453-6902
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8586.html

    TIME:      07:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     SUPERIOR PLUS INCOME FUND 2008 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST
               AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.superiorplus.com or
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2357080
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   A. Scott Daniel, Vice-President, Treasurer and Investor
               Relations, Tel: (403) 218-2953, Toll Free: 1-866-490-PLUS
               (7587)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/10/c3354.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9663.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SXC HEALTH SOLUTIONS HOSTS FISCAL 2008 SECOND QUARTER
               FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.sxc.com or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426 or 1-800-588-4490
    CONTACT:   Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, SXC Health Solutions,
               Inc., Tel: (630) 577-3206; Dave Mason, Investor Relations -
               Canada, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 237;
               Susan Noonan, Investor Relations - U.S., The SAN Group, LLC,
               (212) 966-3650
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7908.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     IBI INCOME FUND SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (800) 777-5134, 1-212-231-2902
    CONTACT:   Allan J. Kamerman, IBI Income Fund, Tel: (416) 596-1930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c9040.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     KILLAM PROPERTIES INC. SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  www.killamproperties.com or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-731-5774
    CONTACT:   Dale Noseworthy, Director, Investor & External Relations,
               Killam Properties Inc., (902) 442-0388
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/09/c3179.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PARETO HOLDS INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3427 or 1-866-250-4892
    CONTACT:   Kerry Shapansky, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               Pareto Corporation, (416) 790-2350; Karen Trudell, Chief
               Financial Officer, Pareto Corporation, (416) 790-2360; Jeff
               Codispodi, Investor Relations, Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700
               ext 261
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8910.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     CALFRAC WELL SERVICES LTD. SECOND QUARTER 2008 EARNINGS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.calfrac.com
    PHONE NO.: (866) 250-4909 or (416) 915-5648
    CONTACT:   Lorraine Graham, (403) 218-7491
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/29/c8258.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     CALFRAC WELL SERVICES LTD. SECOND QUARTER 2008 RESULTS
               WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2358840
    PHONE NO.: (416) 915-5648 or (866) 250-4909
    CONTACT:   Douglas R. Ramsay, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               Telephone: (403) 266-6000; Tom J. Medvedic, Senior Vice
               President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, Telephone:
               (403) 266-6000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c8561.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WORLD ENERGY SOLUTIONS, INC. Q2 2008 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.worldenergy.com or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 915-5762 or 1-800-814-4862
    CONTACT:   Jim Parslow, World Energy Solutions, Inc., (508) 459-8100;
               Craig Armitage, The Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 x 278
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7799.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL - SAXON FINANCIAL REPORTS SECOND QUARTER
               RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-7806, or 1-888-789-9572; Passcode 3266253 followed
               by the number sign
    CONTACT:   Mel Gabel, (416) 227-1617
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2031.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABITIBIBOWATER INC. SECOND QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.abitibibowater.com under "Webcasts and Presentations" in
               the "Investors" section
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-898-9626 or (514) 868-1042
    CONTACT:   Seth Kursman, Vice President, Communications and Government
               Affairs, (514) 394-2398
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/21/c6262.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CML HEALTHCARE INCOME FUND FISCAL 2008 SECOND QUARTER
               FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.cmlhealthcare.com
    CONTACT:   Bruce Wigle, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc.,
               (416) 815-0700 ext. 228
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8787.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ATRIUM INNOVATIONS HOLDS 2008 SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.atrium-innov.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418, (514) 807-8791 or (800) 732-0232
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations: Mario Paradis, Vice President and Chief
               Financial Officer, (418) 652-1116 ext. 334; Media Relations:
               Frédéric Tremblay, HKDP, (514) 395-0375 ext. 234
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/29/c7906.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     METRO INC. THIRD QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.metro.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 915-5761 or (514) 807-8791
    CONTACT:   Roberto Sbrugnera, Senior Director, Treasury, Risks and
               Investor Relations, METRO INC., (514) 643-1245
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/18/c5735.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SAXON FINANCIAL HOSTS ANALYST/SHAREHOLDER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.saxonfinancial.ca/Q2
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-7806 or 1-888-789-9572, Passcode 3266253 followed
               by the number sign
    CONTACT:   Mel Gabel, Chief Financial Officer, Saxon Financial Inc.,
               (416) 227-1617
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7968.html

    TIME:      10:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     MDC PARTNERS PRESENTS AT THE RBC CAPITAL MARKETS TECHNOLOGY,
               MEDIA & COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.mdc-partners.com/investors
    CONTACT:   Donna Granato, Director, Finance & Investor Relations, (646)
               429-1809
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8867.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NEWALTA INCOME FUND 2008 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.newalta.com or
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2362140
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-6370 or (866) 303-7746
    CONTACT:   Anne M. MacMicken, Executive Director, Investor Relations,
               Phone: (403) 806-7019
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9343.html

    TIME:      11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     COMINAR REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.cominar.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   Michel Dallaire, P.Eng., President and Chief Executive
               Officer; Michel Berthelot, CA, Executive Vice President and
               Chief Financial Officer; (418) 681-8151
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/02/c9316.html

    TIME:      12:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     HORIZON NORTH LOGISTICS INC. 2008 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.horizonnorth.ca
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-250-4877
    CONTACT:   Ric Peterson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer or Bob
               German, Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer,
               Telephone: (403) 517-4654
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8610.html

    TIME:      12:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     JAZZ AIR INCOME FUND Q2 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.flyjazz.ca or
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2338600
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-590-1817 or (416) 644-3424
    CONTACT:   Media Contacts: Manon Stuart, Halifax, Nova Scotia, (902)
               873-5054; Debra Williams, London, Ontario, (519) 659-5696;
               Analyst Contact: Nathalie Megann, Halifax, Nova Scotia,
               (902) 873-5094
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/21/c6165.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DOREL INDUSTRIES SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.dorel.com, www.newswire.ca or www.q1234.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-814-4859
    CONTACT:   Rick Leckner, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8668.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MANULIFE FINANCIAL CORPORATION SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL
               RESULTS WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.manulife.com/QuarterlyReports
    CONTACT:   Media inquiries: Laurie Lupton, (416) 852-7792; Investor
               Relations: Amir Gorgi, 1-800-795-9767
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/24/c7192.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TIM HORTONS INC. SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.timhortons-invest.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6712 or 1-800-354-6885
    CONTACT:   INVESTORS: Scott Bonikowsky: (905) 339-6186; MEDIA: Rachel
               Douglas: (905) 339-6277
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/09/c3130.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CYBERPLEX INC. SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    PHONE NO.: (888) 892-3255
    CONTACT:   Susie Ibbotson, Media Relations, Cyberplex Inc., (416)
               260-4763, 1-888-597-8889 ext. 4763
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8800.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN TIRE CORPORATION, LIMITED 2008 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://investor.relations.canadiantire.ca
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-241-0394
    CONTACT:   Lisa Gibson, Canadian Tire Corporation, (416) 544-7655
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9626.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     POINTS INTERNATIONAL LTD. SECOND QUARTER 2008 CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (800) 218-0713 or (303) 262-2130
    CONTACT:   Alex Wellins or Brinlea Johnson, The Blueshirt Group, (415)
               217-7722
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/26/c7905.html

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