CNW Daybook for Thursday, June 25, 2009



    TORONTO, June 25 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND</B>

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS AND CO-AUTHORS LAUNCH TOUR
               PROMOTING NEW HANDS-ON GUIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS
    CITY:      CHARLOTTETOWN
    LOCATION:  Indigo Charlottetown, 465 University Avenue
    CONTACT:   Scotiabank: Patty Stathokostas, Scotiabank Public Affairs,
               (416) 866-3625; Key Porter Books: Jennifer Fox, Publicity
               Manager, (416) 862-7777, ext. 232
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/22/c8727.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION - INNOVATIVE NEW
               HOME IN MONCTON STARTS CONSTRUCTION
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  VISION Land Development; The site is at the end of Leopold F
               Belliveau Drive which is located off McLaughlin Road
               (between 546 and 562 McLaughlin Road) and is near Ecole
               L'Odyssée high school
    CONTACT:   Patricia Montreuil, Communications and Marketing Consultant,
               Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (506) 851-2229,
               Cell: (506) 866-8047
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9632.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     RBC - SPECIAL OLYMPIC TORCH AND OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY
               PRESENTATION
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE
    LOCATION:  RBC Place des Congrès branch, 2665 King West Street
    NOTES:     RSVP
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Martin, Manager, RBC Place des
               Congrès branch, (819) 823-4219; Raymond Chouinard, RBC Media
               Relations, (514)
               874-6556
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c9487.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     INFAMOUS ROCK BAR LOVE HATE MONTREAL OPENS ITS DOORS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  LOVE HATE MONTREAL:, 160 Notre-Dame St. East
    CONTACT:   Marilene Tentomas, (514) 571-5811
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/22/c8854.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 6 - August 2
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various - see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Stephen Weir, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 391-5608;
               Alicia Sealey, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 599-0664;
               Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3407.html

    DATE:      June 23 - June 27
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PAEDIATRIC SOCIETY: HOT TOPICS IN CHILD AND YOUTH
               HEALTH AT PAEDIATRIC CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Westin Ottawa
    NOTES:     Journalists can register FREE OF CHARGE. For registration
               information and additional conference media material, visit:
               www.cps.ca/English/media/AnnualConference09/index.htm.
               Pre-conference interviews can be arranged and media
               assistance will be available on-site. The media office is in
               the Manitoba room on the Westin's second floor.
    CONTACT:   Emma Wadland, Communications Coordinator, Canadian
               Paediatric Society, On-site in Ottawa, June 23-27:
               613-850-4868
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c8796.html

    TIME:      15:15
    EVENT:     "LOCAL HEROES" HONOURED FOR CREATING A BETTER CANADA
    CITY:      WILLOWDALE
    LOCATION:  25 Canterbury Pl,  BBQ and basketball afterward at 5248
               Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Judy Dobbs, Director, Communications - Greater Toronto
               Region, (416) 974-3178
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9764.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     PRESIDENT AND CEO OF WATERFRONT TORONTO ADDRESSES TORONTO
               BOARD OF TRADE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade, Downtown Centre, 1 First Canadian
               Place, Fourth Floor
    CONTACT:   Michelle Noble, Waterfront Toronto Director of Communications,
               (647) 288-8048; Philip Preville, Director, Public Affairs,
               Toronto Board of Trade, (416) 862-4514
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c9413.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 16:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN BLOOD SERVICES BOARD OF DIRECTORS OPEN MEETING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Chateau Laurier Hotel, Drawing Room, 1 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Joel Baglole, Canadian Blood Services (Head Office, Ottawa),
               (613) 739-2538
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9637.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     "LOCAL HEROES" HONOURED FOR CREATING A BETTER CANADA
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  RBC - Streetsville Branch, 189 Queen Street,
    CONTACT:   Judy Dobbs, Director, Communications - Greater Toronto
               Region, (416) 974-3178
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9764.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY - PARTICIPACTION SUN LIFE -
               INSPIRE THE NATION TOUR KICKS OFF IN TORONTO WITH DONOVAN
               BAILEY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  150 King Street West (at the intersection of University  and
               King Street West - on the north east corner)
    CONTACT:   Andrea Wooland, (416) 413-4698
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9722.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     KENNEDY/EGLINTON COMMUNITY TO GET VIBRANT NEW LIBRARY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Public Library - Kennedy/Eglinton Branch
    CONTACT:   Ana-Maria Critchley, (416) 629-0556,
               amcritchley@torontopubliclibrary.ca
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/19/c8555.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     "LOCAL HEROES" HONOURED FOR CREATING A BETTER CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  RBC - Yonge & Sherwood, Branch, 2559 Yonge St.
    CONTACT:   Judy Dobbs, Director, Communications - Greater Toronto
               Region, (416) 974-3178
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9764.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     "LOCAL HEROES" HONOURED FOR CREATING A BETTER CANADA
    CITY:      NEWMARKET
    LOCATION:  RBC - Yonge & Dawson Manor, 17770 Yonge St.
    CONTACT:   Judy Dobbs, Director, Communications - Greater Toronto
               Region, (416) 974-3178
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9764.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 20:00
    EVENT:     CANADA'S LARGEST CORPORATE PRIDE CELEBRATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe Street
    CONTACT:   Michael Bach, Co-Chair of Pride at Work Canada, (647)
               300-3734
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9790.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     THE JULIE M. GALLERY SOLO EXHIBITION OF DRAWINGS BY THE
               ARTIST JOSHUA NEUSTEIN - OPENING RECEPTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Julie M. Gallery, 15 Mill Street, Building 37, Suite 103
    CONTACT:   Erica Segal, Director, Julie M. Gallery, T. (416) 603-2626
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/18/c7755.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     ZINEDINE ZIDANE LAUNCHES "ZIDANE AND FRIENDS" NATIONAL THREE
               CITY SOCCER TOUR - GAME AT BMO FIELD AND EXCLUSIVE DINNER
               AND LIVE APPEARANCE AT ULTRA IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  BMO Field; Ultra, 314 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Tara Hendela, Director of Public Relations, INK
               Entertainment, (416) 869-9444 x 237
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c9497.html

    TIME:      21:00
    EVENT:     25TH ANNIVERSARY AIDS CANDLELIGHT VIGIL TO COMMEMORATE
               LONG-TERM SURVIVORS, ACTIVISTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  AIDS Memorial in Cawthra Square Park, next to The 519 Church
               Street Community Centre
    CONTACT:   Kay Roesslein, Co-Chair, Organizing Committee: (416)
               929-6228; Ryan Tremblay, Co-Chair, Organizing Committee:
               (416) 880-9428
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/12/c5926.html

    TIME:      21:00
    EVENT:     25TH ANNIVERSARY AIDS CANDLELIGHT VIGIL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Cawthra Park
    CONTACT:   Kay Roesslein, Co-Chair, Organizing Committee: (416)
               929-6228; Ryan Tremblay, Co-Chair, Organizing Committee:
               (416) 880-9428; Darryl Perry, Executive, Organizing
               Committee:  (647) 248-1768 (cell)/
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c9452.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MANITOBA'S CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY RELEASES DETAILS ON ITS
               SKILLED LABOUR NEEDS
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  11 Prominence Point, Bridgewater Forest in the Waverly West
               subdivision
    CONTACT:   Scott Brownrigg, Sussex Strategy Group, (416) 277-8847
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c9269.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      08:00 - 11:30
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SMALL BUSINESS EXPERT AND CO-AUTHOR IS COMING TO
               REGINA TO PROMOTE NEW HANDS-ON GUIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESS
               OWNERS
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Book & Brier Patch, 4065 Albert Street
    CONTACT:   Deborah Spence, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (403) 601-4855,
               Cell (403) 612-3317; Patty Stathokostas, Scotiabank Public
               Affairs, (416) 866-3625; Key Porter Books: Jennifer Fox,
               Publicity Manager, (416) 862-7777, ext. 232
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9569.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      08:00 - 11:30
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS AND CO-AUTHORS LAUNCH TOUR
               PROMOTING NEW HANDS-ON GUIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Greenwoods' Bookshoppe, 7925 104 Street
    CONTACT:   Scotiabank: Deborah Spence, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (403)
               601-4855, Cell (403) 612-3317; Patty Stathokostas,
               Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-3625; Key Porter Books:
               Jennifer Fox, Publicity Manager, (416) 862-7777, ext. 232
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c9231.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     SIGNING OF OFFICIAL AGREEMENT AND ANNOUNCEMENT OF IMPORTANT
               INVESTMENTS IN HOUSING FOR ALBERTA
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Alice Bissett Place, 2990 - 17 Street SE
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Press Secretary, Office of Minister Finley,
               (819) 994-2482; Katrina Bluetchen, Communications, Alberta
               Housing and Urban Affairs, (780) 427-4897; Toll-free within
               Alberta dial 310-0000; Kimberlee Jones, Communications
               Consultant, Prairie & Territories Business Centre, Canada
               Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (403) 515-3048
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9734.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL OPENING AND DEDICATION CEREMONY - ALICE BISSETT
               PLACE (FORMERLY "INGLEWOOD RESIDENCE")
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Alice Bissett Place, 2990 - 17 Street SE
    CONTACT:   Kimberlee Jones, Communications, Prairie & Territories,
               CMHC, (403) 515-3048; Barbra Korol, Director Communications,
               Housing and Urban Affairs, (780) 644-6838, To call toll-free
               within Alberta, dial 310-0000; Kathleen Polyak, Senior
               Communications Advisor, Calgary Homeless Foundation, (403)
               718-8540
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c9522.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     WISH CHILD RETURNS TO CALGARY TO SPEAK AT FOURTH ANNUAL GOLF
               TOURNAMENT
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary Elks Lodge & Golf Club, 2502 6 Street NE
    CONTACT:   Jason Evanson, Alberta/NWT Chapter Director, o: (403)
               265-9039, c: (403) 669-8174
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9822.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     ENMAX ENERGY SHEPARD ENERGY CENTRE OPEN HOUSE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Deerfoot Inn & Casino - 1000, 11500 - 35 Street S.E.
    CONTACT:   Doris B. Kaufmann, Senior Media Relations Advisor, ENMAX
               Energy Corporation, C. (403) 689-6150, T. (403) 514-1882
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/22/c9186.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     RIDLEY TERMINALS INC AND THE COAST TSIMSHIAN FIRST NATION
               SIGN A UNIQUE, GROUNDBREAKING ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES
               AGREEMENT
    CITY:      PRINCE RUPERT
    LOCATION:  Chances Casino Meeting Rooms, 240 West 1st Ave
    CONTACT:   Tim Crowhurst, (604) 724-0100; Calvin Helin, (604) 644-8810
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c9539.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     VANOC TO MAKE PARALYMPIC TORCH RELAY ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC Headquarters, 400-3585 Graveley Street
    CONTACT:   Greg Alexis, Vancouver 2010, (604) 403-1627
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9739.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PINEWOOD SHEPPERTON PLC CONCLUDES SALES AND MARKETING
               AGREEMENT FOR TORONTO'S LARGEST STUDIO OPERATION
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2715460
    CONTACT:   Paul Tyler, (905) 235-7285; Elizabeth Hoyle, (416) 274-5393
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/24/c9810.html

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