CNW Daybook for Thursday, February 5, 2009



    TORONTO, Feb. 5 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    T H U R S D A Y,   F E B R U A R Y   5
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:00
    EVENT:     BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL - TRENDS BUSINESS
               BREAKFAST
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montréal Bonaventure, 900 de La Gauchetière Street
               West
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5470.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     COSSETTE COMMUNICATION GROUP INC. - ANNUAL GENERAL AND
               SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Cossette, 2100 Drummond Street
    CONTACT:   Mathieu Claise, Optimum Public Relations, (418)  521-3770,
               (418) 265-2512 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/02/c4753.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE GRAND DEFI PIERRE LAVOIE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Studio Mel's 3 Cité du cinéma, Studio L, 1777, Carrie-Derick
    CONTACT:   Geneviève Lebrun, Le Grand défi Pierre Lavoie,
               (450) 641-6669, ext. 225, C: (514) 206-2106
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/03/c5287.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     OPENING OF THE NEW SFL MONTREAL-CENTRE FINANCIAL CENTRE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  1600 Henri-Bourassa Blvd West, Suite 300
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Truchon, Desjardins Financial Security,
               (514)-350-8700, 1-877-750-8700, extension 8668
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5334.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 2 - February 14
    EVENT:     THE HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION TAKES OVER THE TORONTO EATON
               CENTRE DURING FEBRUARY, HEART MONTH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Eaton Centre - at Trinity Way (upper level, North
               end), Albert's Way (middle Level, middle of the mall), and
               Gap Court (lower level, North end)
    CONTACT:   Stacy O'Rourke, Heart and Stroke Foundation, (416) 937-5307
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3777.html

    DATE:      February 5
    EVENT:     DAIRY FARMERS OF CANADA'S ANNUAL POLICY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Château Laurier
    CONTACT:   Thérèse Beaulieu, Assistant Director, Policy and
               Communications, (613) 371-5023
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/30/c4249.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION - MINISTER FINLEY
               AND MINISTER BAIRD VISIT SENIORS CO-OP
    CITY:      NEPEAN
    LOCATION:  220 Viewmount Avenue
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of the Honourable Diane Finley,
               Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development and
               Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing
               Corporation (CMHC) Development, (819) 994-2482
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5515.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     OPP MEDIA CONFERENCE ON ARRESTS OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY
               OFFENDERS
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  The Eatonville Room, The Travelodge Hotel - Airport, 925
               Dixon Road
    CONTACT:   Inspector Dave Ross, Deputy Director, OPP Corporate
               Communications Bureau, Phone: (office) (705) 329-6874
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5616.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING OF TWO NEW ALLSTATE INSURANCE AGENCIES
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  Summerside Allstate Insurance Agency, 1319 Commissioners
               Road East, Unit D1, Summerside Shopping Centre
    CONTACT:   Darcy Bonner, Corporate Relations, (905) 513-4016
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5648.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING THE FIRST NATIONS MARKET
               HOUSING FUND
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Press Theater, 150 Wellington St.
    CONTACT:   Deborah Taylor, First Nations Market Housing Fund,
               (613) 740-9931
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5599.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY GRAND OPENINGS
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  Westmount Allstate Insurance Agency, 1061 Wonderland Road
               South
    CONTACT:   Darcy Bonner, Corporate Relations, (905) 513-4016
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5648.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     DR. RAMESH THAKUR - INDIA LECTURES ORGANIZED BY CANADA'S
               INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH CENTRE (IDRC)
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  150 Kent (corner of Albert), 8th Floor
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 696-2343, (613) 816-7620
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/03/c5091.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER TO MAKE DIALYSIS ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  9401 Jane Street, Building A
    CONTACT:   Steven Erwin, Minister's Office, (416) 326-3986; Andrew
               Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care,
              (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5563.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     RDM CORPORATION ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TSX Broadcast Centre 130 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Jeff Codispodi, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc.,
               (416) 815-0700 ext. 261 phone; James Merwin, Chief Financial
               Officer, RDM Corporation, (519) 746-8483 ext. 284 phone
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3799.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - NATIONAL LEADERS FORUM ON
               HEALTH & SAFETY
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Westin Calgary, 320 4th Avenue S.W.
    CONTACT:   or media accreditation, contact: Yvonne Squires, Marketing
               and Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/02/c4859.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     190 ORGANIZATIONS FROM ACROSS BC CALL FOR ALL-PARTY ACTION ON
               POVERTY
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch, 350 W Georgia,
               Peter Kaye and Alma VanDusen Rooms
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Sarah Leavitt, Communications Officer,
               Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, (604) 801-5121, ext
               233
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/03/c5300.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     COALITION FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION HOLDS NEWS CONFERENCE TO
               DISCUSS PUBLIC CONCERNS OVER BC'S EDUCATION SYSTEM
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Galiano Room. Hotel Grand Pacific, 463 Belleville Street
    CONTACT:   Phillip Legg, cellular, (604) 788-2877
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5551.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      11:25 Eastern
    EVENT:     WESTJET PRESENTS AT RAYMOND JAMES GROWTH AIRLINE CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rj42/wja.to/
    CONTACT:   WestJet Media Relations, 1-888-WJ 4 NEWS (1-888-954-6397);
               WestJet Investor Relations, 1-877-493-7853
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/03/c5153.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RDM CORPORATION Q1 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.rdmcorp.com and www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-732-0232
    CONTACT:   Jeff Codispodi, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc.,
               (416) 815-0700 ext. 261 phone; James Merwin, Chief Financial
               Officer, RDM Corporation, (519) 746-8483 ext. 284 phone
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3799.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DOMTAR CORPORATION - CONFERENCE CALL - FOURTH QUARTER 2008
               FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.domtar.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-321-8231 or (416) 642-5213
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: Michel A. Rathier, (514) 848-5103; Investor
               Relations: Pascal Bossé, (514) 848-5938
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/22/c9955.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HEROUX-DEVTEK WILL HOLD A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS
               THIRD QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.herouxdevtek.com, www.newswire.ca, www.q1234.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414, or 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   Martin Goulet, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3026.html

    TIME:      13:50 Eastern
    EVENT:     ENCANA PRESENTS AT THE CREDIT SUISSE 2009 ENERGY SUMMIT
    INTERNET:  http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=133437&s=1&k=
               7D29B0B57468F25920BC154085F64132
    CONTACT:   Investor contacts: Paul Gagne, Vice-President, Investor
               Relations, (403) 645-4737; Ryder McRitchie, Manager,
               Investor Relations, (403) 645-2007; Susan Grey, Manager,
               Investor Relations, (403) 645-4751; Media contact: Alan
               Boras, Manager, Media Relations, (403) 645-4747
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5540.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     COSSETTE COMMUNICATION GROUP - FISCAL YEAR 2009 FIRST
               QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.cossette.com (replay)
    PHONE NO.: (514) 861-1681 or 877-677-7769 or 00-800-6578-9898
    CONTACT:   Financial Analysts only: Martin Faucher, Vice-President and
               Chief Financial Officer, (418) 521-3784; Investors: Francis
               Trudeau, Director, Acquisitions and Investor Relations,
               (514) 282-4633; Medias: Mathieu Claise, Optimum Public
               Relations, (418) 521-3770
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5722.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/02/c4753.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MANITOBA TELECOM SERVICES INC. HOLDS FOURTH QUARTER 2008
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.mtsallstream.com
    PHONE NO.: 800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Investors: Ian Chadsey, Vice-President Investor Relations,
               Manitoba Telecom Services Inc., (204) 941-8283; Media: Greg
               Burch, Manager Corporate Communications, Manitoba Telecom
               Services Inc., (416) 345-3576 or (204) 941-8576
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/30/c3659.html
        http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5295.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     RDM CORPORATION WEBCAST OF ANNUAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.rdmcorp.com and www.newswire.ca
    CONTACT:   Jeff Codispodi, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc.,
               (416) 815-0700 ext. 261 phone; James Merwin, Chief Financial
               Officer, RDM Corporation, (519) 746-8483 ext. 284 phone
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3799.html

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