CNW Daybook for Thursday, February 14, 2008



    TORONTO, Feb. 13 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 5 - February 18
    EVENT:     L'EMBARQUEMENT POUR L'AMOUR FOU: A COLLECTIVE WORK OF ART
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  main entrance hall of Place des Arts
    CONTACT:   Flavie Boucher, Les Impatients, (514) 842-1043
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/29/c5198.html

    DATE:      February 13 - February 14
    EVENT:     ABORIGINAL FINANCIAL OFFICERS ASSOCIATION (AFOA)'S 8TH
               NATIONAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Queen Elizabeth Hotel
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Seebach, Director,Programs & Services, AFOA Canada,
               Toll free 1-866- 722-2362 x. 114, Local (613) 722-5543 x. 114
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8436.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THIRD ANNUAL MONTREAL COTTAGE & COUNTRY HOMES SHOW GOES GREEN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Olympic Stadium
    CONTACT:   Media accreditation: Communications BICOM, (514) 223-6770
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9105.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     QUEBEC ENGLISH SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION MAKE ANNOUNCEMENT ON
               INTERNET TASK FORCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  1410 Stanley, 8th Floor
    CONTACT:   Kimberley Hamilton, Communication and Special Projects
               Coordinator, (514) 849-5900, ext.: 225, (514) 919-3894, Cell.
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8977.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - THE VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC MASCOTS
               VISIT BONHOMME CARNAVAL
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Patinoire de la Place d'Youville
    CONTACT:   Stéphane Delisle, VANOC Communications, Tel: (778) 328-1186
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9950.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 14
    EVENT:     READING FOR THE LOVE OF IT - TEACHER/LIBRARIAN CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre
    CONTACT:   Alina Goldstein, Senior Publicist, Penguin Group (Canada),
               (416) 928-2408
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c8286.html

    TIME:      06:30
    EVENT:     GREENPEACE CANDLELIGHT VIGIL TO COMMEMORATE THIRD ANNIVERSARY
               OF THE  KYOTO PROTOCOL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Centennial Flame, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Spencer Tripp, Greenpeace communications, (416) 605-8408
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9697.html

    TIME:      08:15 - 20:30
    EVENT:     FEDERATION OF CANADIAN MUNICIPALITIES - SUSTAINABLE
               COMMUNITIES CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW 2008
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Chateau Laurier, 1 Rideau Street; Government
               Conference Centre, 2 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Raymond Sullivan, (613) 907-6294
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/06/c7646.html

    TIME:      08:15
    EVENT:     MINISTER CANNON DELIVERS SPEECH AT THE FEDERATION OF CANADIAN
               MUNICIPALITIES' SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES CONFERENCE AND TRADE
               SHOW 2008
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Government Conference Centre, 2 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9641.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 13:30
    EVENT:     HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS GO UNDER THE HOOD AT THE CANADIAN
               INTERNATIONAL AUTOSHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Canadian International AutoShow, Metro Toronto Convention
               Centre, 600 Level, South Building (near escalators)
    CONTACT:   Mark Toljagic, Communications Officer, Centennial College,
               (416) 289-5000, ext. 7142, or (416) 605-6012
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8749.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     OPEN CASTING CALL FOR "LAST COMIC STANDING"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yuk Yuk's, 224 Richmond Street
    CONTACT:   Nicole Starker, Publicist, E!, (403) 235-7743
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/23/c3365.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     BRIDGEPOINT HEALTH LIVEWELL! LECTURE WITH PABLO RIVERO CORTE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bridgepoint Health Auditorium, 14 St. Matthews Road
               (Broadview & Gerrard)
    CONTACT:   Bernadette Seward, Communications Manager, Bridgepoint Health,
               (416) 461-8251x2177
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9707.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     NURSING HOME CAREGIVERS PICKET LOCAL MPP OFFICE
    CITY:      ORANGEVILLE
    LOCATION:  244 Broadway Avenue
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Karen
               Gray, CUPE 3192, (519) 925-5452
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9894.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE: EIGHTH GLENN GOULD PRIZE LAUREATE NAMED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Hazelton Hotel, Screening Room, 118 Yorkville Avenue
    CONTACT:   Naomi Strasser, (416) 787-6577
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9853.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PRIVACY COMMISSIONER SUBMITS SPECIAL REPORT TO PARLIAMENT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington St.
    CONTACT:   Colin McKay, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada,
               (613) 995-0103
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9758.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES - NURSING HOME CAREGIVERS
               PICKET LOCAL MPP OFFICE
    CITY:      BELLEVILLE
    LOCATION:  81 Millennium Parkway, Unit C
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Linda
               Sexsmith, CUPE 1133, (613) 968-6467
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9919.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     FRONT LINE CAREGIVERS FROM ST. JOSEPH'S CONTINUING CARE
               CENTRE PICKET LOCAL MPP JIM BROWNELL'S OFFICE
    CITY:      CORNWALL
    LOCATION:  404 Montreal Road
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Charon
               Hough, CUPE 2717, (613) 938-1987
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9922.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     CAREGIVERS PICKET NURSING HOMES FOR STANDARD OF CARE - FRONT
               LINE CAREGIVERS GIVE OUT LITERATURE
    CITY:      NAPANEE
    LOCATION:  210 Simcoe Street
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Ron
               Morris, CUPE 3014, (613) 354-6023
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9982.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     STUDENTS AGAINST ANTI-BLACK RACISM HOLD RALLY AND FORUM
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  CAW Student Centre, University of Windsor
    CONTACT:   Matthew Macdonald, Students Against Anti-Black Racism, (519)
               982-9836
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c9067.html

    TIME:      13:15
    EVENT:     GOVERNMENT OF CANADA ANNOUNCES NEW CENTRES OF EXCELLENCE FOR
               COMMERCIALIZATION AND RESEARCH
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Research Council Canada, 100 Sussex Drive
    CONTACT:   Natasha Gauthier, Communications Manager, Networks of
               Centres of Excellence, (613) 996-0390, Cell: (613) 668-2014;
               Deirdra McCracken, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable
               Jim Prentice, Minister of Industry, (613) 995-9001
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9795.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES - NURSING HOME CAREGIVERS
               PICKET LOCAL MPP OFFICE
    CITY:      PEMBROKE
    LOCATION:  84 Isabella Street
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Jean
               Bird, CUPE 3586, (613) 735-0175
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9940.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES - NURSING HOME CAREGIVERS
               PICKET LOCAL MPP OFFICE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  2300 Finch Avenue West
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Margaret
               Manning, CUPE 1565, (416) 242-6704
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9898.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     NURSING HOME CAREGIVERS PICKET LOCAL MPP OFFICE
    CITY:      OSHAWA
    LOCATION:  170 Athol Street East
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Lorrie
               Boake, CUPE 1999, (905) 576-8711 Ext. 4278
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9906.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     FRONT LINE CAREGIVERS FROM VICTORIA MANOR AND CARESSANT CARE
               NURSING HOME PICKET LOCAL MPP LAURIE SCOTT'S OFFICE
    CITY:      LINDSAY
    LOCATION:  14 Lindsay Street North
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Joe
               Waitkus, CUPE 1167, (705) 324-3558
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9937.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES - NURSING HOME CAREGIVERS
               PICKET LOCAL MPP OFFICE
    CITY:      NORTH BAY
    LOCATION:  165 Main Street East
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Henri
               Giroux, CUPE 146, (705) 494-9302
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9913.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     FRONT LINE CAREGIVERS FROM ST. JOSEPH'S AT FLEMING PICKET
               LOCAL MPP JEFF LEAL'S OFFICE
    CITY:      PETERBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  236 King Street
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Candace
               Rennick, CUPE 2280, (705) 768-2288
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9918.html

    TIME:      16:15
    EVENT:     INFRASTRUCTURE CANADA - IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      MERRICKVILLE
    LOCATION:  Merrickville Town Council Chambers, 317 Brock Street West
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9867.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WAYNE GRETZKY, SAMSUNG CANADA AND BEST BUY CANADA LAUNCH
               CONTEST GIVING CANADIAN MINOR HOCKEY TEAMS A CHANCE TO MEET
               THE GREAT ONE
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2 C, Transponder 1B, Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8,
               Downlink frequency 3740 vertical; TOC CFAX 1
    CONTACT:   STATIONS: Scott MacFadyen/Michelle Di Rocco, APEX Public
               Relations, (416) 924-4442 ext. 243/260; For technical
               information DURING the satellite feed: CNW at (416) 863-5615
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c2001.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PACIFIC ADDRESSES BB&T CAPITAL MARKETS TRANSPORTATION
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.cpr.ca
    CONTACT:   Media: Leslie Pidcock, Tel.: (403) 319-6878, Investment
               Community: Janet Weiss, Assistant Vice President Investor
               Relations, Tel.: (403) 319-3591
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/05/c7306.html

    TIME:      09:30 Atlantic
    EVENT:     SEAMARK ASSET MANAGEMENT LTD. FINANCIAL RESULTS ANALYST CALL
    INTERNET:  www.seamark.ca
    CONTACT:   Brent Barrie, VP & Corporate Secretary, SEAMARK Asset
               Management Ltd., (902) 423-9367; Jill McKim, Corporate
               Secretary, SEAMARK Asset Management Ltd., (902) 423-9367
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/11/c8365.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9819.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     COMPANY UPDATE CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.hy-drive.com, or directly at:
    http://www.theconferencingservice.com/prereg/key.process?key+PWA
    PHONE NO.: (888) 713-4216 or (617) 213-4868, passcode 78562453
    CONTACT:   Hugo T. Sorensen, President and CEO, Hy-Drive Technologies
               Ltd, Tel: (905) 542-3024, ext 222; Thomas H. Wallace, VP and
               CFO, Hy-Drive Technologies Ltd, Tel: (905) 542-3024, ext. 257
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9035.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     STUDENT TRANSPORTATION SECOND QUARTER FISCAL 2008 RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.sta-ips.com
    PHONE NO.: 416-849-9305 or 1-866-838-4337
    CONTACT:   Student Transportation of America Ltd., Denis J. Gallagher,
               Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, (732) 280-4200; Patrick
               J. Walker, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial
               Officer, (732) 280-4200; Keith P. Engelbert, Director of
               Investor Relations, (732) 280-4200
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c8282.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BOARDWALK REIT FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2128940
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3415 or 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Boardwalk REIT, Sam Kolias, CEO, (403) 531-9255; Roberto
               Geremia, President, (403) 531-9255
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/31/c5323.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c7733.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CATALYST PAPER CORPORATION (TSX: CTL) FOURTH QUARTER 2007
               EARNINGS WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.catalystpaper.com/conferencecall.asp and
    http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=102897&s=1&k86446E88175C1970AEEB74AC8824AB89
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or (800) 732-0232
    CONTACT:   Lyn Brown, Vice-President, Corporate Relations, (604) 247-4713
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c3474.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c8627.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ANGIOTECH PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. CONFERENCE CALL DISCUSSING ITS
               FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR
    INTERNET:  www.angiotech.com
    PHONE NO.: (866) 510-0711 or (617) 597-5379, passcode: 91184096
    CONTACT:   Jodi Regts, Senior Manager, Investor Relations and Corporate
               Communications, Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (604)
               221-7930; Deirdre Neary, Manager, Investor Relations and
               Corporate Communications, Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc.,
               (604) 222-7056
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/22/c3209.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GEORGE WESTON LIMITED FOURTH QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419
    CONTACT:   Geoff Wilson, Senior Vice President, Shared Services, (416)
               922-8500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/22/c3254.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SUN LIFE FINANCIAL HOSTS FOURTH QUARTER 2007 EARNINGS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414 or 1-800-814-3911
    CONTACT:   Media Relations Contact: Susan Jantzi, Senior Manager,
               External Communications & Corporate Affairs, Tel: (519)
               888-3160; Investor Relations Contact: Paul Petrelli,
               Vice-President, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 204-8163
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c7660.html

    TIME:      11:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     ENCANA CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST ON 4TH QUARTER 2007 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.encana.com
    PHONE NO.: (866) 321-6651 or (416) 642-5212
    CONTACT:   EnCana Corporate Communications: Investor contact: Paul Gagne,
               Vice-President, Investor Relations, (403) 645-4737; Susan
               Grey, Manager, Investor Relations, (403) 645-4751; Ryder
               McRitchie, Manager, Investor Relations, (403) 645-2007; Media
               contact: Alan Boras, Manager, Media Relations, (403) 645-4747
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/31/c5915.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CAE'S FY2008 THIRD-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.cae.com
    PHONE NO.: +1-866-540-8136 or +1-514-868-1042; +800-6578-9868 or
               +1-514-868-1042
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Nathalie Bourque, Vice President, Public
               Affairs and Global Communications, (514) 734-5788; Investor
               relations: Andrew Arnovitz, Vice President, Investor
               Relations and Strategy, (514) 734-5760
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/06/c7461.html

    TIME:      12:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     SAXON ENERGY SERVICES INC. FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
               WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2140600
               and www.saxonservices.com
    PHONE NO.: (403) 398-9531, (800) 732-9307
    CONTACT:   Dale E. Tremblay, President and C.E.O. or Michael J.
               McNulty, Senior V.P. Finance and C.F.O., Saxon Energy
               Services Inc., Telephone: (403) 716-4150
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/31/c5948.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c8874.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MANULIFE FINANCIAL FOURTH QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    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/February2008/06/c7376.html

    TIME:      15:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     GREAT-WEST LIFECO FOURTH QUARTER 2007 RESULTS
    INTERNET:
    http://www.greatwestlifeco.com/english/presentations/02_14_08.html
    PHONE NO.: 416-406-6419, 1-888-575-8232 or 800-9559-6849
    CONTACT:   Marlene Klassen, APR, Assistant Vice-President,
               Communication Services, (204) 946-7705
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/04/c6960.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CRYOCATH FIRST QUARTER 2008 CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    PHONE NO.: 416-640-1917 or 1-877-289-8525
    CONTACT:   Michael Moore, Investor Relations, Phone: (416) 815-0700
               ext. 241
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c7852.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NUCRYST PHARMACEUTICALS WEBCAST OF CONFERENCE CALL TO
               DISCUSS 2007 FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.nucryst.com.
    CONTACT:   Catherine Cloft, (781) 224-1444
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9750.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c7953.html

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