CNW Daybook for Thursday, October 30, 2008



    TORONTO, Oct. 30 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      October 30
    EVENT:     COMMUNICATIONS, ENERGY AND PAPERWORKERS UNION NATIONAL
               CONVENTION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Michelle Walsh, CEP  Communications Director, (613) 230-5800,
               ext. 222, mobile: (613) 858-9144
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/21/c8006.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     LAURENTIAN BANK OF CANADA - PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE
               OFFICER, REJEAN ROBITAILLE, TO ADDRESS THE SOUTH SHORE
               CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
    CITY:      SAINTE-JULIE
    LOCATION:  Richelieu Valley Golf Club, 100, rue du Golf
    CONTACT:   Gladys Caron, Vice-President, Public Affairs, Communications
               and Investor Relations, (514) 284-4500, extension 7511
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/29/c2388.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      08:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ROUND TABLE ON THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE ECONOMY
               (NRTEE) - 20TH ANNIVERSARY FORUM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Old City Hall, 111 Sussex Drive
    CONTACT:   Tony Bégin, Media Relations, NRTEE, (613) 944-4781; Helene
               Ouellet, Ouellet & Viau Communications, (613) 232-1515 (O),
               (613) 850-5062 )
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/24/c9408.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     JOVFUNDS MANAGEMENT INC. - SPECIAL MEETINGS OF UNITHOLDERS
               AND PREFERRED SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  26 Wellington Street East, Suite 700
    NOTES:     9:00 a.m. for the Funds and at 10:00 a.m. for Charterhouse
    CONTACT:   Steven Hawkins, Managing Partner, JovFunds Management Inc.,
               (416) 601-2442; or Don Sangster, Investor Relations, Jovian
               Capital Corporation, (416) 933-5744
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/20/c7775.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES - ONTARIO REGIONAL OFFICE
               - CONFERENCE REGARDING BUDGET PROPOSALS FROM OTTAWA CITY
               COUNCIL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Jack Purcell Community Centre, Room 201, 320 Jack Purcell
               Lane (off Elgin Street)
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685; Luc
               Tittley, CUPE Communications, (416) 910-2389
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/29/c2644.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     STUDENTS STAGE HALLOWEEN FUNERAL PROCESSION AND ZOMBIE MARCH
               TO MARK THE DEATH OF AFFORDABLE EDUCATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  In front of Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Shelley Melanson, Chairperson, (416) 882-9927 (cell); Joel
               Duff, Organiser, Canadian Federation of Students - Ontario,
               (416) 707-0349 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/29/c2790.html

    TIME:      14:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     CANADA'S INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH CENTRE - THE
               INDIA LECTURES - DR. ALKA ACHARYA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  150 Kent (corner of Albert), 8th Floor
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 236-6163, ext. 2343,
               (613) 816-7620
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/29/c2651.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:30
    EVENT:     SMARTRISK FUNDRAISER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Carlu, inside College Park, 444 Yonge St., 7th Floor
    CONTACT:   Kathy Blair at (416) 596-2715
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c8988.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD PRESENTS CANADA'S WINTER ENERGY OUTLOOK
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Room 3100, National Energy Board, 444 Seventh Ave. SW
    CONTACT:   Tara O'Donovan, Communications Officer, National Energy
               Board, Telephone: (403) 299-3371
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/28/c2314.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      07:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     PHILIPS KICKS OFF CANADA'S SECOND-ANNUAL MOVEMBER FUNDRAISER
               WITH THE FIRST-EVER TRAVELLING MO-OFF FOR PROSTATE CANCER
               RESEARCH AND AWARENESS
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Art Gallery, (750 Hornby St.)
    CONTACT:   MS&L, Jessica Kasparian, Office: (416) 847-1303
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/28/c2030.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     MUNICIPAL WORKERS HOST ALL-CANDIDATES MEETING FOR LANGLEY
               TOWNSHIP COUNCIL CANDIDATES
    CITY:      LANGSLEY TOWNSHIP
    LOCATION:  Murrayville Firehall #6 - 22170 50 Avenue
    CONTACT:   Mike Morin, Ph: (604) 530-6185
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/20/c7700.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     BRIDGEWATER SYSTEMS HOSTS THIRD QUARTER 2008 CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9307
    CONTACT:   INVESTOR RELATIONS CONTACT: Vanessa Beresford, The Equicom
               Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c8750.html

    TIME:      08:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     ANGIOTECH ANNOUNCES WEBCAST AND CALL-IN NUMBERS FOR ANNUAL
               AND SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  http://www.angiotech.com
    PHONE NO.: (800) 573-4754 or (617) 224-4325 passcode 26359745
    CONTACT:   DeDe Sheel, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications,
               Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (415) 293-4412
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/24/c9220.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRANSFORCE TO REPORT THIRD QUARTER RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-896-0105
    CONTACT:   Investors: Alain Bedard, President and CEO, TransForce Inc.,
               (514) 331-4200; Media: John Lute, Lute & Company,
               (416) 929-5883
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/22/c8391.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AGNICO-EAGLE THIRD QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.agnico-eagle.com.
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   David Smith, VP, Investor Relations, (416) 947-1212
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/29/c2533.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c9933.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AUGEN GOLD SHAREHOLDER CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (866) 440-8936 or 800-9011-2680, conference ID 2368408
               followed by the number sign
    CONTACT:   Michael G. Fowler, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               Augen Gold Corp., Tel: (416) 479-3301, Toll-free:
               888-442-8436
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c9850.html

    TIME:      11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SPROTT INC. HOSTS THIRD QUARTER 2008 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.sprottinc.com and www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   Investor contact information: (416) 203-2310, 1-877-403-2310
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c8619.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CRESTON MOLY CORP. WILL HOST A CONFERENCE CALL TO UPDATE
               INVESTORS AND ANALYSTS ON THE NEW RE

SOURCE CALCULATION PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425 or 1-800-731-5774 CONTACT: Mr. Jonathan George, (604) 694-0005, (604) 684-9365 (FAX); Renmark Financial Communications Inc.: Christine Stewart; Eric St-Pierre; Media - Vanessa Napoli; Toronto: (416) 644-2020, Fax: (416) 644-2021; Montreal: (514) 939-3989, Fax: (514) 939-3717 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/28/c2064.html TIME: 15:00 Eastern EVENT: GREAT-WEST LIFECO RELEASES THIRD QUARTER 2008 RESULTS INTERNET: http://www.greatwestlifeco.com/english/presentations/30_10_08.html PHONE NO.: (416) 340-2220, 1-866-226-1798 or (800) 2787-2090 CONTACT: Marlene Klassen, APR, Assistant Vice-President, Communication Services, (204) 946-7705 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6158.html TIME: 16:30 Central EVENT: GUESTLOGIX TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS F2008 Q3 RESULTS PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3433 or 1-800-814-4857 CONTACT: Josef Zankowicz, VP Marketing & Communications, GuestLogix, (647) 500-1563; Kristen Dickson, The Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 ext. 273 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c8503.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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