CNW Daybook for Thursday, June 5, 2008



    TORONTO, June 5 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON(R) BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      June 5 - June 7
    EVENT:     THE NOVA SCOTIA SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION (NSSBA) WILL HOLD
               ITS 54TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND CONFERENCE
    CITY:      WOLFVILLE
    LOCATION:  Old Orchard Inn
    CONTACT:   Elliott Payzant, president, NSSBA, (902) 541-0116 (C);
               Sharon Findlay-MacPhee, communications manager, NSSBA,
               (902) 221-6881 (C)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7882.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c7269.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:00
    EVENT:     BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL - GUEST SPEAKER -
               ROBERT FLEURY, MARKET UNIT VICE-PRESIDENT, COCA-COLA
               BOTTLING COMPANY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  OMNI Mont-Royal, 1050 Sherbrooke Street W.
    CONTACT:   and registration: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media
               relations, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8270.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN GRAND PRIX OPEN HOUSE DAY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve's pit-lane. Access: Take
               Jean-Drapeau Metro Station. Follow the Bridgestone Open
               House indications.
    CONTACT:   Paul Vaillancourt III; François Légaré, Torchia
               Communications, (514) 288-8290; On-site: P. Vaillancourt,
               cell.: (514) 996-6224; F. Légaré, cell.: (514) 515-9416
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7547.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ABITIBIBOWATER TO HOLD MEDIA BRIEFING AT ANNUAL MEETING OF
               STOCKHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Marriott Château Champlain Hotel, 1 Place du Canada, Salon
               Cartier A
    CONTACT:   Investors: Duane Owens, Vice President and Treasurer,
               (514) 394-3268; Media and Others: Seth Kursman, Vice
               President, Communications and Government Affairs,
               (514) 394-2398
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c6820.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF A COMPREHENSIVE INITIATIVE TO TURN MONTREAL'S
               JEWISH COMMUNITY CAMPUS INTO AN ECO-FRIENDLY SPACE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Gelber Conference Centre, 1 Cummings Square
    CONTACT:   Howard Krosnick, Director, Marketing and
               Communications, FEDERATION CJA, (514) 345-2645, ext. 3241
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c7199.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ABITIBIBOWATER'S ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  At the Marriott Château Champlain Hotel, Salons Cartier B-C,
               1 Place du Canada
    CONTACT:   Investors: Duane Owens, Vice President and Treasurer,
               (514) 394-3268; Media and Others: Seth Kursman, Vice
               President, Communications and Government Affairs,
               (514) 394-2398
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/29/c5856.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     COME EXPLORE AND EXPERIENCE THE FIRST ALOFT HOTEL IN THE
               WORLD
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  aloft Montreal Airport, 500 McMillan Blvd., at the entrance
               to Trudeau International Airport
    CONTACT:   Philippe Champagne, Starwood, (514) 449-3631; Cynthia Bond,
               Starwood, (416) 947-4827
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8400.html

    TIME:      18:45 - 19:30
    EVENT:     TOYOTA F1 DRIVER TIMO GLOCK RIDES THE TOYOTA F1 TOUR BUS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Dorchester Square
    CONTACT:   Melanie Testani, Consultant, Public Relations, Toyota Canada
               Inc., (416) 431-8432
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/29/c5475.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 4 - June 5
    EVENT:     ONTARIO NURSES' ASSOCIATION MEMBERS HOLD PROVINCIAL
               COORDINATORS MEETING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Westin Hotel
    CONTACT:   Ontario Nurses' Association, Sheree Bond, (416) 986-8240
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c7149.html

    DATE:      June 5 - June 8
    EVENT:     THE HEART&STROKE PUT YOUR HEART INTO IT! TOUR IS MAKING A
               STOP AT STONE ROAD MALL!
    CITY:      GUELPH
    LOCATION:  Stone Road Mall
    CONTACT:   Stacy O'Rourke, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario,
               (416) 937-5307
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7953.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 12:00
    EVENT:     HELP HUNGER DISAPPEAR(TM) ON NATIONAL HUNGER AWARENESS DAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  RioCan Yonge-Eglinton Square Centre - exterior courtyard, 20
               Eglinton Avenue West, Northwest corner of Eglinton Avenue at
               Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Romona Roy, High View Communications, (416) 322-3034
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c6521.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF POSTAL WORKERS - PICKETING MANULIFE
               SHAREHOLDERS' MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Syd Jackson Theatre, 200 Bloor St. East (Just South of Yonge)
    CONTACT:   Richard McGrath, CUPW, (613) 222-3952 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8226.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     CELEBREX SENIOR VIRTUAL BOWLING TOURNAMENT
    CITY:      DON MILLS
    LOCATION:  The Donway Place Retirement Home, 8 The Donway East
    CONTACT:   Kate Morrison, Fleishman-Hillard Canada, (416) 645-8201
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8027.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR WELCOMES HRH THE EARL OF WESSEX
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Royal York Hotel, The Saskatchewan Room, 100
               Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Nanda Casucci-Byrne, Office of the Lieutenant Governor, Tel.
               (416) 325-7780
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8430.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     CLARKSON 200TH ANNIVERSARY PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Bistro 1603, 1603 Clarkson Road
    CONTACT:   Kendra Court, (416) 558-0001
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/28/c5136.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     LAW SOCIETY OF UPPER CANADA MEDALS CEREMONY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Law Society of Upper Canada, Convocation Hall, 130 Queen
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Jane Withey, Editor, at (416) 947-3300 ext 2239
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7977.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     PROVINCE-WIDE SCHIZOPHRENIA AWARENESS CAMPAIGN SWEEPS INTO
               OTTAWA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Royal Ottawa Health Care Group, Associates in Psychiatry
               Memorial Auditorium, 1145 Carling Ave
    CONTACT:   Karl Baldauf, (416) 704-8733
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8351.html

    TIME:      19:30 - 23:00
    EVENT:     LUMINATO EVE LAUNCHES SECOND ANNUAL LUMINATO FESTIVAL WITH
               MAGICAL EVENING OF DAVID MICHALEK'S SLOW DANCING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hart House Field, University of Toronto, St. George Campus,
               Back Campus (Hoskin Ave. and Tower Rd.),  80 Queen's Park
               Circle
    CONTACT:   For media inquiries about TELUS, please contact: Allison
               Vale, TELUS Media Relations, (416) 629-6425; For media
               inquiries about Luminato, please contact: Laura Erika Barron,
               Luminato, (416) 368-3100 x.242
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7690.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      07:00 - 08:10
    EVENT:     THE BIG REVEAL - ROCKY MOUNTAINEER VACATIONS ANNOUNCES ONE
               MILLIONTH GUEST
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Rocky Mountaineer Station - 1755 Cottrell Street (behind
               the Home Depot, just off Terminal Avenue)
    CONTACT:   Nancy Dery, (604) 606-8419
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/29/c6134.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIA CAPITAL'S CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL E&P CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.scotiacapital.com
    CONTACT:   Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8344.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEST 49 INC. TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS FISCAL
               2009 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2294380
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   Rhonda Allen, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary,
               West 49 Inc., (905) 336-5454 ext. 224; Trevor Heisler,
               Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700
               ext. 270
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c6723.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDS INC. ANALYST CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.mdsinc.com
    CONTACT:   Media, Janet Ko, MDS Inc., (416) 213-4167; Investors, Kim Lee,
               MDS Inc., (416) 213-4721
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/29/c5578.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CERTICOM HOLDS ANNUAL AND FOURTH QUARTER FISCAL 2008
               CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or (800) 733-7560
    CONTACT:   Investors and Financial Analysts: Hervé Séguin, Chief
               Financial Officer, Certicom Corp., (905) 501-3827; Media:
               John Callahan, Director, Public Relations & Marketing
               Communications, Certicom Corp., (703) 234-2357
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/28/c5508.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8568.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ADDAX PETROLEUM PRESENTS AT SCOTIA CAPITAL CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
    http://webcast.streamlogics.com/audience/index.asp?eventid=95155
    CONTACT:   Mr. Patrick Spollen, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0) 22
               702 95 47; Mr. Craig Kelly, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0)
               22 702 95 68; Ms. Marie-Gabrielle Cajoly, Press Relations,
               Tel.: +41 (0) 22 702 94 44; Mr. Nick Cowling, Press Relations,
               Tel.: (416) 934-8011; Mr. James Henderson, Press Relations,
               Tel.: +44 (0) 20 7743 6673; Mr. Alisdair Haythornthwaite,
               Press Relations, Tel.: +44 (0) 20 7743 6676
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/30/c6308.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABITIBIBOWATER'S ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  www.abitibibowater.com
    CONTACT:   Investors: Duane Owens, Vice President and Treasurer,
               (514) 394-3268; Media and Others: Seth Kursman, Vice
               President, Communications and Government Affairs,
               (514) 394-2398
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/29/c5856.html

    TIME:      15:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WESTERN BANK SECOND QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2149620
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or (800) 732-9307
    CONTACT:   Larry M. Pollock, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               Canadian Western Bank, Phone: (780) 423-8888
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7460.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TUNDRA SEMICONDUCTOR TO ANNOUNCE FOURTH QUARTER FISCAL 2008
               FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2285140
    CONTACT:   Christa-Lee Munro, Marketing Communications, Tundra
               Semiconductor, (613) 882-2626
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/22/c3380.html

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