CNW Daybook for Thursday, October 9, 2008



    TORONTO, Oct. 8 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      October 9
    EVENT:     ERNST & YOUNG ATLANTIC ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARDS BANQUET
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
    CONTACT:   Amanda Olliver, (416) 943-7121; Julie Fournier, (514) 874-4308
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/04/c9274.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 9
    EVENT:     SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL: ART AND ROCK AND ROLL SINCE 1967
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal
    NOTES:     The exhibition will run until January 11, 2009
    CONTACT:   Danielle Legentil, MACM, Public Relations Coordinator, (514)
               847-6232; Bouba Slim, Roy & Turner Communications, Press
               Officer, (514) 777-1926; To schedule an interview with a
               Tourisme Montréal spokesperson, kindly contact: Véronique
               Gabrysz, Allard Hervieu Communication, (514) 499-3030,
               extension 773

    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c7803.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7268.html

    DATE:      October 9 - October 11
    EVENT:     NHL CELEBRATES LAUNCH OF 2008-2009 SEASON WITH BUD LIGHT
               HOCKEY CHALLENGE - NEW HOCKEY FESTIVAL ON CRESCENT STREET
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  On Crescent Street in downtown
    NOTES:     Please click on the link for activities
    CONTACT:   Johanne Lépine, Torchia Communications, (514) 288-8290, ext.
               234; Julie Tremblay, Torchia Communications, (514) 288-8290,
               ext. 214
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2531.html

    TIME:      06:30
    EVENT:     COMMUNICATIONS, ENERGY AND PAPERWORKERS UNION OF CANADA -
               FOREST WORKERS GREETING CONSERVATIVE MP LAWRENCE CANNON
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Masson paper mill, 2 Montreal Road West
    CONTACT:   Michelle Walsh, CEP Communications Director, (613) 230-5200
               ext. 222; Marie-Andrée L`Heureux, CEP National Representative,
               (514) 916-7373
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4394.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     THE CONSEIL DU PATRONAT DU QUEBEC (CPQ) IS OFFERING THE
               EXPERTISE OF QUEBEC'S TOP REMUNERATION EXPERTS AT A BREAKFAST
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salon Pierre de Coubertin, Hôtel Omni Mont-Royal,
               1050 Sherbrooke West
    CONTACT:   Patrick Leblanc, Director of Communications, (514) 288-5161,
               ext. 226, Cell.: 514-571-6400
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3839.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE: EIGHT GOOD REASONS TO VOTE AGAINST STEPHEN
               HARPER'S CONSERVATIVES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Civic Ballroom of the Sheraton Centre Hotel, 123 Queen St. W.
    CONTACT:   Shannon Devine (CAW) at (416) 302-1699; Kristen Ostling
               (Avaaz) (613) 222-2573; or Michael Wheeler (Department of
               Culture) at (416) 939-2173
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4631.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     DEMONSTRATION OF SOLIDARITY FOR THE LOCKED-OUT SECURITY
               AGENTS AT THE CASINO DE MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  On the Chemin des Floralies outside the casino on Ile
               Notre-Dame
    CONTACT:   Lyle Stewart, CSN Communications Service, (514) 796-2066
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4531.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     BMO DREAM HOME FINAL DRAW
    CITY:      SAINTE-DOROTHEE
    LOCATION:  BMO Dream Home, 248 Des Alismas
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224, (514)
               877-1101
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/26/c4277.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3948.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF INDEPENDENT PARLIAMENTARY BUDGET OFFICER'S REPORT
               ON THE FISCAL IMPACT OF THE CANADIAN MISSION IN AFGHANISTAN
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Government Conference Centre, 2 Rideau Street
    NOTES:     9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.: Media Lockup and Technical
               Briefing; 11:00 a.m.: News Conference
    CONTACT:   Marie-France MacKinnon, Bluesky Strategy Group, (613) 241-3512
               ext. 229
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c4182.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CROSS-CANADA CAMPUS ENVIRONMENTAL TOUR STOPS IN OTTAWA - JEAN
               LEMIRE SPEAKS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Couches Lounge, University Centre, University of Ottawa
    NOTES:     9:00 am - Information booths and photo exposition
               4:00 pm - Keynote addresses (media welcome)
    CONTACT:   Katherine Giroux-Bougard, National Chairperson,
               (613) 261-7528; Peter Scheifke, Environmental Tour
               Coordinator, (514) 913-0413
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4571.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     FORMER CAW PRESIDENT BUZZ HARGROVE ENDORSES LIBERAL
               CANDIDATE FOR PETERBOROUGH
    CITY:      PETERBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  CAW Local 524 Hall, 203 Park St. N
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications, Angelo DiCaro, (cell) (416) 606-6311; or
               Assistant to CAW National President Jerry Dias, (cell) (416)
               315-1576
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4626.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO DIVISIONAL COURT HEARS BLOOR STREET TRANSFORMATION
               APPLICATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Tyler Fleming, (416) 642-6122
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4656.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     VINELAND INVITES MEDIA TO MEET THE HONOURABLE RORY MCEWEN
    CITY:      VINELAND
    LOCATION:  Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, 4890 Victoria Avenue
               North, Vineland Station
    CONTACT:   Darlene Brown, Director, Public Relations and Communications,
               (905) 562-0320 x766
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3960.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     CENTRE FOR LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES' EMOTI-CHAIR BRINGS
               VIBRATIONS OF MUSIC TO THE DEAF
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road (at the corner of
               Eglinton Ave. East) - please sign-in at the main entrance
    CONTACT:   Sarah Hayward, Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson
               University, Office: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7709
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3137.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     BMO CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING OF ITS SIXTH BRANCH IN BARRIE
    CITY:      BARRIE
    LOCATION:  BMO Bank of Montreal, 44 Mapleview Drive West
    CONTACT:   Kasia Lech, Toronto, (416) 867-3996
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4389.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 20:30
    EVENT:     NORTH AMERICA'S LARGEST ECO-BUSINESS ZONE LAUNCHES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Infield Terminal, Toronto Pearson International Airport
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications and Public Affairs Inc., at
               (416) 484-1132; Rowena Calpito, ext. 4; Kendra Dubyk, ext. 5
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9471.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     BELL E-LEARNING CENTRE AT THE COMMUNITY LEARNING CAMPUS AT
               OLDS COLLEGE: OFFICIAL OPENING
    CITY:      OLDS
    LOCATION:  Bell e-Learning Centre at Olds College
    CONTACT:   Kerry Moynihan, Event Manager, Olds College, Phone (403)
               507-7717, Cell (403) 507-3178
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3202.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     LATE MODEL, UNUSED MADILL EQUIPMENT SOLD AT UNRESERVED AUCTION
    CITY:      PRINCE GEORGE
    LOCATION:  1434 Old Cariboo Hwy
    CONTACT:   Kim Schulz, Corporate Communications Manager, Ritchie Bros.
               Auctioneers, Head office, tel: (604) 304-3830 or mobile: (604)
               788-5379 Or George Willows, Regional Manager, Ritchie Bros.
               Auctioneers, Prince George auction site, tel: (250) 963-8491
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c9821.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     BC CHILD CARE PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Kiwassa Harbour View Daycare Centre, 540 Penticton Street
               North
    CONTACT:   Teresa Marshall, communications, (604) 473-5454 or (604)
               313-6103
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4620.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VIDEO B-ROLL VIA ON-DEMAND AND SATELLITE - ALBERTA CREDIT
               UNIONS SPREAD THE LOVE
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2 C, Transponder 3B, Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8,
               Downlink frequency 3820 vertical or
    http://cnw.pathfireondemand.com/viewpackage.action?packageid=94
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO, (416) 863-9350
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4032.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      04:05 Eastern
    EVENT:     ADDAX PETROLEUM PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS OIL AND GAS
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rbc98/axc.to
    CONTACT:   Mr. Nick Cowling, Tel.: (416) 934-8011
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3855.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     LOCKERBIE & HOLE SECOND QUARTER 2009 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.lockerbiehole.com
    PHONE NO.: (800) 733-7571 or (416) 644-3414
    CONTACT:   Gordon L. Panas, President & Chief Executive Officer, Michael
               G. Slapman, Chief Financial Officer, Telephone: (780) 452-1250
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c3034.html

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