CNW Daybook for Thursday, March 27, 2008



    TORONTO, March 27 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      March 22 - March 29
    EVENT:     TAP PROJECT - CELEBRATE WORLD WATER DAY
    CITY:      ACROSS CANADA
    LOCATION:  Over 600 restaurants
    CONTACT:   Melissa Cable, Edelman Public Relations, Office:
               (416) 979-1120 x243, Cell: (416) 436-0396 Jennifer Link,
               Edelman Public Relations, Office: (416) 979-1120 x235, Cell:
               (416) 407-3970; Leanne Nicolle,UNICEF Canada, Cell:
               (416) 274-2512
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/19/c5413.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:00
    EVENT:     TRENDS BUSINESS BREAKFAST OF THE BOARD OF TRADE OF
               METROPOLITAN MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montreal Bonaventure, 900 de la Gauchetière Street
               West
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, Board of Trade
               of Metropolitan Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7143.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     REPRESENTATIVES OF THE MEDIA ARE INVITED TO A NEWS
               CONFERENCE DURING WHICH THE HONOURABLE CHRISTIAN PARADIS
               WILL ANNOUNCE THE AWARDING OF FUNDING TO THE CENTRE DE
               TECHNOLOGIE MINERALE ET DE PLASTURGIE INC.
    CITY:      THETFORD MINES
    LOCATION:  Centre de technologie minérale et de plasturgie, 671
               Frontenac Blvd. W, Door 8
    CONTACT:   Guylaine Beaudoin, Communications, Canada Economic
               Development, (418) 648-4679, Cell.: (418) 580-8215; Jean-
               Philippe Payment, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable
               Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada Economic Development,
               (819) 953-5646, Cell.: (613) 808-8309
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c6375.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     RICHELIEU'S MANAGEMENT INVITES THE MEMBERS OF THE MEDIA TO
               ATTEND THE ANNUAL GENERAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre, Rooms A and B, 1201 René Lévesque Boulevard
               West
    CONTACT:   Lefebvre Financial Communications, (514) 845-1224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c6907.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     GROUPE BMR INC. INAUGURATES A NEW BANNER SPECIALIZED IN
               HARDWARE PRODUCTS
    CITY:      LAVAL
    LOCATION:  Place Forzani, 4855 Louis-B Mayer
    NOTES:     Please confirm your attendance with Carole Lacroix at
               (450) 463-2441, ext. 2216
    CONTACT:   Jean Falardeau, Vice President, Groupe BMR Inc.,
               (450) 463-2441, Cell: (514) 242-8338
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c6816.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     ORCHESTRE SYMPHONIQUE DE MONTREAL - PRESS CONFERENCE
               ANNOUNCING THE 75TH SEASON
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ecole Le Plateau Auditorium, 3710, Calixa-Lavallée Street
    NOTES:     Parking in the schoolyard
    CONTACT:   R.S.V.P.: Lucie Paquin, Head of Media Relations, Cell:
               (514) 608-7414
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c6799.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     8TH MONTREAL WINE AND SPIRITS SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Scène La Presse in the exhibition hall of Palais des congrès
               de Montréal, 1001 place Jean Paul Riopelle.
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Luce Davidson, Public Relations, (514) 484-2082
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c6750.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      12:00-14:30
    EVENT:     GLENFIDDICH SINGLE MALT WHISKY SAMPLING TAKES PLACE AT THE
               LCBO NEAR COMMUNITY CORNER IN FIRST CANADIAN PLACE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  LCBO store, First Canadian Place
    CONTACT:   Anne Cousineau, (905) 875-0606
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/18/c4754.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     HOMECARE WORKERS DEMAND A FIX TO HOMECARE DELIVERY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   John Van Beek: (905) 660-1800 Ext. 319, (416) 805-0670 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7279.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     'TAP INTO SPRING' AT THE ANNUAL SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      WOODBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Kortright Centre for Conservation: 9550 Pine Valley Drive,
               south of Major Mackenzie Drive, west of Highway 400
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications & Public Affairs Inc.,
               (416) 484-1132; Rowena Calpito, ext. 4; Wendy Kauffman, ext 3
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9742.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     'TAP INTO SPRING' AT THE ANNUAL SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      STOUFFVILLE
    LOCATION:  Bruce's Mill Conservation Park: south side of Stouffville
               Road, east of Warden Avenue
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications & Public Affairs Inc.,
               (416) 484-1132; Rowena Calpito ext. 4; Wendy Kauffman ext 3
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9742.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     PACE  ANNOUNCES LARGEST EVER IN-KIND DONATION TO UOIT
    CITY:      OSHAWA
    LOCATION:  UOIT, Business and Information Technology building atrium,
               2000 Simcoe Street North
    CONTACT:   Michelle Good, Communications and Marketing, (905) 721-8668
               ext. 2197, (905) 213-2735 (mobile during the event)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c6770.html

    TIME:      10:45 - 11:45
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTER JOINS STUDENTS IN EARTH HOUR CELEBRATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sunny View Junior and Senior Public School, 450 Blythwood Rd
    CONTACT:   Michelle Despault, Minister's Office, (416) 212-3747;
               Patricia MacNeil, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2676;
               Public Inquiries, (416) 325-2929 or 1-800-387-5514, TTY
               1-800-263-2892
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7185.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 16:15
    EVENT:     REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE LONDON AND MIDDLESEX HOUSING
               CORPORATION, UNION GAS AND RELIANCE HOME COMFORT HIGHLIGHT A
               NEW PARTNERSHIP TO DELIVER UNIQUE ENERGY SAVING TECHNOLOGY
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  London and Middlesex Housing Corporation, 379 Dundas Street,
               Suite 207 - Lobby
    CONTACT:   Andrea Stass, Phone: (519) 436-5490, Cell: (519) 365-1010
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c6817.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 22:00
    EVENT:     FINAL PUBLIC CONSULTATION MEETING TO DISCUSS COMPONENTS OF
               THE PROPOSED FISHERIES MANAGEMENT PLAN WITH STAKEHOLDERS AND
               MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Toronto Zoo, Administration Building Atrium, 361A Old Finch
               Ave
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications & Public Affairs Inc.,
               (416) 484-1132; Rowena Calpito, ext. 4; Wendy Kauffman, ext 3
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/20/c5767.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     GLENFIDDICH "STRAIGHT UP" FREE PUB GIG, FEATURING THE FINLAY
               MACDONALD BAND
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Foggy Dew Pub, 803 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Anne Cousineau, (905) 875-0606
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/18/c4754.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      13:00 - 16:30
               09:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     SASKATCHEWAN WORKFORCE CONNEX - SELL OUT FORUM CONNECTS
               SASKATCHEWAN EMPLOYERS TO THE ABORIGINAL WORKFORCE
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Delta Bessborough, 601 Spadina Crescent East
    CONTACT:   Peggy Berndt, Director, Communications and Marketing,
               Aboriginal Human Resource Council, (780) 720-1118
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/24/c6659.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      03:30
    EVENT:     "CUTS AT VANCOUVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE" CONFERENCE ON PENDING
               CUTS TO FACULTY AND PROGRAMS AT VCC
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Community College Downtown Campus (entrance
               Dunsmuir and Hamilton)
    CONTACT:   Phillip Legg at the Federation of Post-Secondary Educators
               (FPSE), (604) 873-8988; Evan Stewart at the BC Federation of
               Labour, (604) 430-1421 or Frank Cosco at the VCCFA,
               (604) 838-9428
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7433.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     LOCAL LIBRARY WORKERS SPONSOR TOWN HALL MEETINGS
    CITY:      ESQUIMALT
    LOCATION:  Archie Browning Sports Center at 1151 Esquimalt Road in the
               Crows Nest Lounge
    CONTACT:   Ed Seedhouse, CUPE Local 410 President: (250) 588-9565;
               Justin Schmid, CUPE Representative: (250) 889-5709; Janet
               Szliske, CUPE Communications: (604) 454-7293
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/20/c6141.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     KANGAROO MEDIA INC. Q4 AND 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Kangaroo Media: Claude Michaud, Chief Financial Officer,
               (450) 595-2504; Media Relations: Emilie Verret,
               (514) 844-6665, ext. 228
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c6918.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7344.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL FOR YEAR END RESULTS FOR IBI INCOME FUND
    PHONE NO.: (800) 926-5171 or (212) 231-2900
    CONTACT:   Allan J. Kamerman, IBI Income Fund, 230 Richmond Street
               West, 5th Floor, Toronto, ON, M5V 1V6, Tel: (416) 596-1930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7434.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GENNUM CORPORATION FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.gennum.com or www.newswire.ca/en/webcast
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Gennum Media Contact, Robin Vaitonis, Director of Corporate
               Communications, Gennum Corporation, Tel: (905) 632-2999 ext.
               2110; Gennum Investor Relations Contact, Gordon Currie,
               Senior Vice-President, Finance & Administration and Chief
               Financial Officer, Gennum Corporation, Tel: (905) 632-2999
               ext. 3060
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7358.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PARETO HOLDS INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.pareto.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-732-9303
    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/March2008/19/c5637.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IBI INCOME FUND WILL HOLD A CONFERENCE CALL ON ITS ANNUAL
               2007 EARNINGS RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-926-5171 or (212) 231-2900
    CONTACT:   Allan J. Kamerman, IBI Income Fund, Tel: (416) 596-1930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/13/c4036.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     BRIEFING ON KPMG'S 2008 COMPETITIVE ALTERNATIVES STUDY
    INTERNET:  http://www.kpmg.com or http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800 595-8550
    CONTACT:   Julie Bannerjea, Shilpa Kotecha, KPMG LLP, (416) 777-3243,
               (416) 777-8918; Erin O'Reilly, Media Profile, (416) 504-8464
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c6894.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     KPMG'S COMPETITIVE ALTERNATIVES STUDY PRESS CONFERENCE AND
               LIVE WEB CAST
    INTERNET:  http://www.kpmg.com or http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800-595-8550
    CONTACT:   Julie Bannerjea, Shilpa Kotecha, KPMG LLP, (416) 777-3243,
               (416) 777-8918; Erin O'Reilly, Media Profile, (416) 504-8464
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/19/c5374.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CML MANAGEMENT HOSTS ANALYST CALL AT 10:00 AM EST MARCH 27,
               2008
    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/March2008/20/c6037.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SUN GRO FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END 2007 CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://www.vcall.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=126151
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5319, or (416) 644-3421
    CONTACT:   Bradley A. Wiens, (425) 373-3603
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c7008.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WHITEROCK REIT ANNOUNCES 2007 YEAR END RESULTS - CONFERENCE
               CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-214-0745 passcode '561577' followed by the number sign
    CONTACT:   Jason Underwood, (416) 907-4861; Paul Simcox, (416) 907-4862;
               Frank Bucys, CFO, (416) 907-4864
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7439.html
        http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8466.html

    TIME:      11:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     TIM HORTONS INC. PRESENTS AT THE JP MORGAN GAMING, LODGING &
               RESTAURANT CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.timhortons.com
    CONTACT:   INVESTORS: Scott Bonikowsky: (905) 339-6186; Rachel Douglas:
               (905) 339-6277
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/17/c4589.html

    TIME:      14:40 Eastern
    EVENT:     DULUTH METALS PRESIDENT AND CEO PRESENTS AT THE JOHN TUMAZOS
               VERY INDEPENDENT RESEARCH, LLC METALS AND MINING CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.duluthmetals.com
    CONTACT:   Mara Strazdins, Director of Corporate Communications,
               (416) 369-1500; U.S. corporate office: telephone
               (651) 389-9990
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c6596.html

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