CNW Daybook for Thursday, October 11, 2007



    TORONTO, Oct. 10 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 10 - 13
    EVENT:     FAMILY DOCTOR WEEK IN CANADA ACTIVITIES
    CITY:      VARIOUS
    LOCATION:  See URL for details.
    CONTACT:   Jayne Johnston, Communications Manager, The College of
               Family Physicians of Canada, 1-800-387-6197 ext.303
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8209.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ST. ROCH COMMEMORATIVE UNVEILING
    CITY:      DARTMOUTH
    LOCATION:  Alderney Landing
    CONTACT:   Dan Tanner (RUSI/NS), (902) 835-1092, (902)441-5569; Inspector
               Wayne Jacquard, (RCMP), (902) 426-0854, (902) 478-5693; Gordon
               Eastwood (RUSI/NS), (902) 827-5543, (902) 489-5541
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9720.html
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    <B>PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF NEW AFFORDABLE DISABLED-ACCESSIBLE HOUSING
               PROJECT
    CITY:      SUMMERSIDE
    LOCATION:  376 North Duke Street
    CONTACT:   Verna Lynne Weeks, Communications Officer, Social Services &
               Seniors, (902) 620-3409; Giselle Thibault, Consultant,
               Communications and Marketing, Canada Mortgage and Housing
               Corporation, (902) 426-8320
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2336.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL OPENING OF LIFE BRIDGE INC.
    CITY:      CHARLOTTETOWN
    LOCATION:  180 Beach Grove Road
    CONTACT:   Verna Lynne Weeks, Communications Officer, Social Services &
               Seniors, (902) 620-3409; Giselle Thibault, Consultant,
               Communications and Marketing, Canada Mortgage and Housing
               Corporation, (902) 426-8320
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2336.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL OPENING OF QUEENS COUNTY RESIDENTIAL SERVICES HOME
    CITY:      CHARLOTTETOWN
    LOCATION:  130 Pioneer Drive (off Acadian Drive)
    CONTACT:   Verna Lynne Weeks, Communications Officer, Social Services &
               Seniors, (902) 620-3409; Giselle Thibault, Consultant,
               Communications and Marketing, Canada Mortgage and Housing
               Corporation, (902) 426-8320
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2336.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    DATE:      October 11 - 12
    EVENT:     SILKEN LAUMANN PROVIDES KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT NEW BRUNSWICK'S
               2007 HEALTH SUMMIT
    CITY:      SAINT JOHN
    LOCATION:  Trade and Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Johanne Le Blanc, communications, Health, (506)457-3513; Brian
               Cormier, conference logistics and speakers, (506) 381-2840
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9017.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECT OPENS
    CITY:      FREDERICTON
    LOCATION:  York Development Inc, 116 Sunset Drive
    CONTACT:   Robert Duguay, Communications, Family and Community Services,
               (506) 444-3684; Giselle Thibault, Communications and Marketing
               Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (902) 426-8320
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2225.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECT OPENS
    CITY:      SAINT JOHN
    LOCATION:  35 Charlotte Street
    CONTACT:   Robert Duguay, Communications, Family and Community Services,
               (506) 444-3684; Giselle Thibault, Communications and Marketing
               Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (902) 426-8320
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2253.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 11 - 12
    EVENT:     UNIVERSITE DE MONTREAL HOSTS INAUGURAL COLLOQUIUM OF THE
               INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   To pre-register or request an interview: Allard Hervieu
               Communication: Véronique Gabrysz, (514) 499-3030, extension 3
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/01/c7022.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     SEMINAR - THE EXTREME MAKEOVER OF RETAIL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  IBM Auditorium, HEC Montréal, 3000 Chemin de la Côte
               Sainte-Catherine
    CONTACT:   For confirmation: Fabienne Barbe, Press Officer, My Virtual
               Model Inc., (514) 523-9966 Ext 293
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9498.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES ALAIN
               DUBUC, COLUMNIST, LA PRESSE - LUNCHEON
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  OMNI Mont-Royal, 1050 Sherbrooke Street West
    CONTACT:   and registration: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media
               relations, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, (514)
               871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2231.html

    TIME:      14:15
    EVENT:     SONACA NMF CANADA ANNOUNCES AN IMPORTANT INVESTMENT IN THE
               AEROSPACE INDUSTRY
    CITY:      ST-JANVIER (MIRABEL)
    LOCATION:  Sonaca NMF Canada, 13075 Brault
    NOTES:     The media is invited to visit the plant after the press
               conference
    CONTACT:   Philippe Hoste, Chief Executive Officer,(450) 434-6114 ext.700
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9666.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     BRAINY BOOMERS LECTURE SERIES - MEMORY AND AGING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Jewish General Hospital
    NOTES:     Fee : $30 for the series, payable upon registration.
    CONTACT:   Laura Guerschanik, Coordinator - Educational Program,
               Alzheimer Society of Montreal, (514) 369-0800 ext.230;
               Silvana Aguzzi, Assistant, McGill Centre
               for Studies in Aging, (514) 766-1009
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/28/c6377.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 9 - 11
    EVENT:     BEACHES WORLD TOUR CONFERENCE WELCOMES GLOBAL BEACH EXPERTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel, 525 Bay Street
    NOTES:     Registration is available online on the Blue Flag Canada web
               site: www.BlueFlag.ca
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Foulds, Environmental Defence, (416) 323-9521 ext.
               232; (647) 280-9521 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/13/c8490.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8295.html

    DATE:      October 10 - 11
    EVENT:     CARBON EMISSIONS BUSINESS FORUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Design Exchange, 234 Bay St.
    CONTACT:   Media accreditation: Yvonne Squires, Marketing and
               Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9850.html

    DATE:      October 10 - 13
    EVENT:     THE POTTERY + GLASS SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Barbara Frum Atrium of the Canadian Broadcasting Centre, 250
               Front St. West
    CONTACT:   Iris Dorton, Show Coordinator for FUSION: The Ontario Clay
               and Glass Association, Phone (705) 743-0330
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/03/c7744.html

    DATE:      October 11 - 13
    EVENT:     CANADIAN HEALTH CARE SAFETY SYMPOSIUM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Westin Ottawa
    CONTACT:   Canadian Patient Safety Institute, Communications, Trish
               Filevich, cell (780) 974-3539
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2324.html

    DATE:      October 10 - 13
    EVENT:     CARO-COMP JOINT CONFERENCE "IMAGE GUIDED AND ADAPTIVE
               RADIATION THERAPY"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
    CONTACT:   Nina Budman/Gabrielle Totesau, Budman and Associates, (416)
               515-7667
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2304.html

    TIME:      09:15 - 13:00
    EVENT:     FCM BIG CITY MAYORS' CAUCUS MEETS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Lord Elgin Hotel, 100 Elgin Street
    CONTACT:   Maurice Gingues, (613) 907-6395
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9818.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     AIRPORT AUTHORITY PRESENTATION TO THE CITY OF TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  City Hall
    CONTACT:   Scott Armstrong, Manager, Media Relations, (416) 776-3709
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2455.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     E.D. SMITH INCOME FUND SPECIAL MEETING OF UNITHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TSX Gallery, the Exchange Tower, 130 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Bruce Smith, Executive Vice President & CFO, E.D. Smith
               Income Fund, Tel: (905) 643-1211 ext. 5220; Trevor Heisler,
               Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., Tel: (416)
               815-0700 ext. 270
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c9930.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     FIRST "E" HEALTH CENTRE IN CANADA UNVEILED
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  William Osler Health Centre,  Brampton Civic Hospital, 2100
               Bovaird Drive East
    CONTACT:   Martin van Zon, Media Relations, Tel: 1-800-565-0571 x 222,
               Cell (905) 407-1833
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9996.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     SCHOOLS TAKE PART IN "WORLD'S LARGEST SCHOOL FIRE DRILL" TO
               RAISE PUBLIC AWARENESS OF FIRE SAFETY
    CITY:      VARIOUS
    CONTACT:   Carol Gravelle, Office of the Fire Marshal, (416) 325-3138
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9156.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF THE DELIVERING PATIENT SAFETY DVD SERIES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Newfoundland Room, Westin Ottawa
    CONTACT:   Contact CPSI Communications at: cell (780) 974-3539, tele:
               (780)409-8090
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9388.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     RCMP CAREER PRESENTATION
    CITY:      BANCROFT
    LOCATION:  Ontario Works, 27578 Hwy 62 S.
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Tessier, Central Region Recruiting, 1-877-888-0433

    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9095.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO FC PLAYERS AND NAVDEEP BAINS, MP PARTICIPATE IN
               GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION OF NEW BMO FINANCIAL GROUP CENTRE
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  BMO Financial Group Centre, 6605 Hurontario Street at
               Courtneypark Drive
    CONTACT:   Shivani Ahluwalia, (416) 867-3996
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2277.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     RCMP CAREER PRESENTATION
    CITY:      HALIBURTON
    LOCATION:  Sir Sandford Fleming College, 297 College Drive
    CONTACT:   Nathalie TESSIER, Central Region Recruiting, 1-877-888-0433

    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9093.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING CANADA'S NATIONAL PASSENGER
               RAIL SERVICE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Great Hall, Union Station, 65 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   CNW Broadcast, Toronto, (416) 863-9350
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2307.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      October 11 - 14
    EVENT:     THE HERITAGE CANADA FOUNDATION WELCOMES CONFERENCE DELEGATES
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Hotel MacDonald
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Quinn, Director of Communications, Heritage Canada
               Foundation, Cell: (613) 797-7206
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9637.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     WORLD VISION SPONSOR APPRECIATION EVENING
    CITY:      KELOWNA
    LOCATION:  Rotary Centre for the Arts,  Mary Irwin Theatre, 421 Cawston
               Avenue
    CONTACT:   Tiffany Baggetta, (905) 565-6200 ext. 2485, (416) 677-4450
               (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2202.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      14:30 - 16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VIDEO B-ROLL VIA SATELLITE - TRANSPORT CANADA
    CO-ORDS:   CO-ORDINATES: SATELLITE: G17K10/A, D/LINK: 11886.5,
               POLARITY: VERTICAL, BANDWIDTH:  9 MHz,  SYMBOL: 5.632, FEC:
               3/4, DATA RATE: 7.7854 Mbit/s, ENCODER: TANDBERG MPEG II /
               DVB 4:2:0
    CONTACT:   CNW Broadcast, Toronto, (416) 863-9350
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2307.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      October 10 - 11
    EVENT:     SCOTIA CAPITAL'S ENERGY TRUST CONFERENCE BROADCAST ON WEB
    INTERNET:  www.scotiacapital.com
    CONTACT:   Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9394.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PROGRESS ENERGY PRESENTS AT SCOTIA CAPITAL ENERGY TRUST
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET: http://events.streamlogics.net/scotiacapital/oct10-07/index.asp
    CONTACT:   Greg Kist, Vice President, Investor Relations and Marketing,
               Phone: (403) 539-1809
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9955.html

    TIME:      10:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 ANNOUNCES 2010 OLYMPIC GAMES TICKET PROGRAM
               DETAILS
    PHONE NO.: 604-638-4924 or 866-225-0198
    CONTACT:   Chris Brumwell, Vancouver 2010, (778) 328-6269; Katie Green,
               Vancouver 2010, (778) 328-6473
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2411.html

    TIME:      12:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     ONCOLYTICS BIOTECH INC. PRESENTS AT BIO INVESTORFORUM 2007
    INTERNET:  www.oncolyticsbiotech.com
    CONTACT:   Cathy Ward, (403) 670-7377
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8712.html

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