CNW Daybook for Thursday, September 20, 2007



    TORONTO, Sept. 19 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      07:30 - 19:00
    EVENT:     FOURTH EDITION OF TREMBLANT FORUM: RESPONSIBLE COMMUNICATIONS
               FOR A SUSTAINABLE REPUTATION
    CITY:      MONT-TREMBLANT
    LOCATION:  Westin Resort & Spa, 100 chemin Kandahar
    CONTACT:   Cristelle Basmaji, NATIONAL Public Relations, (514) 843-1907,
               Cellular: (514) 267-9081
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9398.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 15:35
    EVENT:     THE CONSULTATION COMMISSION ON ACCOMMODATION PRACTICES RELATED
               TO CULTURAL DIFFERENCES (CCPARDC) HOLDS HEARINGS
    CITY:      JONQUIERE
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Saguenay, 2675 blvd. du Royaume
    CONTACT:   Sylvain Leclerc, Press Officer, CCAPRCD, (514) 873-0912,
               Cell.: (514) 730-3446
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2302.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     TABLE REGIONALE DES ORGANISMES VOLONTAIRES D'EDUCATION
               POPULAIRE - DEMONSTRATION IN FRONT OF THE TRANSPORTATION
               MINISTRY OF QUEBEC
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Square Victoria, 800 rue du Square Victoria
    CONTACT:   Jean-Yves Joanette, TROVEP Montreal, (514) 527-1112, (514)
               998-0502; Aaron Lakoff, TROVEP Montreal, (514) 738-2036 x.406,
               Cell : (514) 691-2036
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2447.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE TRANSFER OF THE FEDERAL GAS TAX TO THE
               CITY OF COTE-SAINT-LUC
    CITY:      COTE-SAINT-LUC
    LOCATION:  City Hall, Council Chamber, 5801 Cavendish Blvd
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700; Darryl Levine, Press Secretary,
               Mayor's Office, City of Côte-Saint-Luc, (514) 485-8905;
               Communications Directorate, Infrastructure Canada, (613)
               948-1148
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2724.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC CONSULTATION ANNOUNCEMENT FOR TWO MAJOR REDEVELOPMENT
               PROJECTS IN PARC DU MONT-ROYAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  The Office, 1550 Metcalfe Street, 14th floor
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, Office de consultation publique de Montréal,
               (514) 872-3568, (514) 977-8365; Edith Pariseau, Ville de
               Montréal, (514) 872-4181
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/10/c7080.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      07:00
    EVENT:     WATERFRONT CELEBRATION FOR GTA - WATERFRONT TRAIL AND
               GREENWAY DAY TRAIL RIDE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Begins at Lakefront Promenade Public Marina in Mississauga,
               800 Lakefront Promenade off of Lakeshore Road East, east of
               Cawthra Road
    CONTACT:   Edye Rome, Edye Rome Communication Services, Tel: (416)
               785-6213, Cell: (416) 993-6213
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c9982.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     JOHN TORY ADDRESSES AN ELECTION PRIORITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park, Main Legislative Building, South Lawn, (In
               front of John A. Macdonald statue)
    CONTACT:   Andrew C. Miller, (647) 722-1759
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c2349.html

    TIME:      09:55
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PACIFIC ADDRESSES RBC CAPITAL MARKETS "PASSPORT
               2007" TRANSPORTATION & INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Royal York Hotel
    CONTACT:   Media, Leslie Pidcock, Tel.: (403) 319-6878; Investment
               Community, Janet Weiss, Assistant Vice President Investor
               Relations, Tel.: (403) 319-3591
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c2173.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CERTICOM ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Gallery of the TSX Broadcast & Conference Centre, The
               Exhange Tower, 130 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Hervé Séguin, Chief Financial Officer, Certicom Corp., (905)
               501-3827
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/06/c9827.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5680.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/10/c7337.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     GO TRANSIT REVITALIZES RAIL SAFETY IN SIMCOE COUNTY
    CITY:      INNISFIL
    LOCATION:  Royal Distributing Outlet, 1954 Commerce Park Dr.
    CONTACT:   Steve Harvey, (416) 869-3600 ext. 5209; Stephanie Sorensen,
               (416) 869-3600 ext. 5231
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2650.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 20:00
    EVENT:     'WORLD'S FASTEST GOLFER' TEEING OFF FOR KIDS AT CHILDREN'S
               MIRACLE NETWORK GOLF TOURNAMENT
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Lionhead Golf and Country Club, 8525 Mississauga Road
    CONTACT:   Natalie Little, Fleishman-Hillard Canada, (416) 645-8188;
               Rohini Mukherji, Fleishman-Hillard Canada, (416) 645-3664
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c8999.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     OEC RELEASES THE RESULTS OF POLL ABOUT ELECTRICITY IN WINDSOR
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  Windsor Utilities Commission, Building, 787 Ouellette Ave.
    CONTACT:   Renzo Zanchetta, (519) 948-9090; Paul Kahnert, (416) 407-0077
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2197.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF CANADA'S FIRST HOSPITAL-BASED SOLAR THERMAL ENERGY
               SITE AT SICKKIDS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Garden Terrace, Main Floor, Atrium, near the Cafeteria
               The Hospital for Sick Children, 170 Elizabeth Street entrance
    CONTACT:   Lisa Lipkin, Public Affairs, The Hospital for Sick Children,
               Tel: (416) 813-6380; Wendy Low, Marketing Director, Mondial
               Energy Inc., Tel: (647) 880-9573
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c2061.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN AND THE LAW (NAWL) - HARPER
               GOVERNMENT CAN'T SILENCE WOMEN'S ADVOCACY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Room (130-S), Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Andrée Côté, (613) 241-7570, #25
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/18/c2101.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     LINDSAY AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY RECEIVES DONATION FROM RBC
    CITY:      LINDSAY
    LOCATION:  Lindsay Fair Ground Grandstand, 354 Angeline Street South
    CONTACT:   Dano Spooner, RBC, (416) 974-0347;  Cecelia McMorrow,
               Lindsay Agricultural Society, (705) 324-5551
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9803.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     YMCA OF GREATER TORONTO LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES PROGRAM 20TH
               ANNIVERSARY OPEN HOUSE RECEPTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  42 Charles Street East
    CONTACT:   Jamie Slater, Manager, Association Communications, YMCA of
               Greater Toronto, (416) 413-1020 ext. 2362
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c9124.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 21:30
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - MEDITATION FESTIVAL WITH INDIAN MASTER OF
               MEDITATION, SRI SRI RAVI SHANKAR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Congress Centre, 650 Dixon Rd
    CONTACT:   Roger Nair, (416) 786-1967; Samira Rahmani, (416) 897-5744
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2444.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     ONTARIO LEADERS' DEBATE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  CBC's Toronto Broadcast Centre, 250 Front St. W.
    CONTACT:   Jeff Keay, (416) 205-3987
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2613.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     PAUL MOIST, NATIONAL PRESIDENT, CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC
               EMPLOYEES SPEAKS ABOUT THE PROPOSED P3 ARENA
    CITY:      CORNWALL
    LOCATION:  The Knights of Columbus Hall, 205 Amelia Street
    CONTACT:   Wendy Forbes, CUPE Communications, (416) 892-8716; Sébastien
               Goulet, CUPE Communications, (613) 808-0675; Bob Manny, CUPE
               National Rep, (613) 933-5515
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/18/c2073.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c2015.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     TARION AWARDS GALA SHINES SPOTLIGHT ON ELITE HOME BUILDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Michael Lee-Chin Crystal, Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's
               Park
    CONTACT:   Corinne Smirle, Tarion Warranty Corporation, Ph: (416)
               229-3863
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9566.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     A CELEBRATION OF THE ROYAL ALEX WITH OWNER AND PRODUCER
               DAVID MIRVISH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street, Atrium
    CONTACT:   Sally Muscat, Communications Officer, (416) 397-5971
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/13/c6341.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     DEBATE ON ONTARIO'S ELECTRICITY FUTURE AT A PUBLIC MEETING
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  Windsor Utilities Commission Building, 787 Ouellette Ave
    CONTACT:   Renzo Zanchetta, (519) 948-9090; Paul Kahnert, (416) 407-007
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2197.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     INDIGO BOOKS & MUSIC INC. EXCLUSIVE ENTREPRENEUR SERIES WITH
               SANDRA WILSON-THURSDAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street (Bay/Bloor)
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Rappaport, or Sandra D'Ambrosio, Edelman Public
               Relations, (416) 979-1120
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/11/c7276.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     TWO OF THE CELEBRITIES APPEARING AT THIS YEAR'S ORILLIA
               BEATLES CELEBRATION AT A SPECIAL EVENT HELD IN THEIR HONOUR
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  Great Hall, 1087 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Peter Miniaci, (416) 977-2782, (416) 889-5885
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/14/c9033.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF BIOTECANADA'S ANNUAL POLLING RESULTS ABOUT
               CANADIANS' UNDERSTANDING OF BIOTECHNOLOGY
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Winnipeg Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Cate McCready, BIOTECanada, (613) 297-1172; Bob Jones, McKim
               Cringan George, (204) 284-2221
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c9932.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     INFRASTRUCTURE CANADA ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Queensbury Convention Centre, Salon 1, IPSCO Place, 1700
               Elphinstone  Avenue
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2729.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      September 20
    EVENT:     ALBERTA WATER COUNCIL SEEKS INPUT ON IMPROVING CONSERVATION
               OF ALBERTA'S WETLANDS
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Ramada Hotel (Kingsway)
    NOTES:     To register: Albertans call 1-866-420-6116 (in Edmonton
               420-1646) or e-mail info@imistrategies.ca
    CONTACT:   Ian Rudland, Alberta Environment, (780) 427-9457; Jonathan
               Thompson, Alberta Water Council, (780) 489-2002
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/12/c7671.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY NINETEENTH ANNUAL JAIL-N-BAIL
               FUNDRAISER, SEPTEMBER 19 & 20
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Bow Valley Square
    CONTACT:   JULENE WARREN, Phone: (403) 461-2243, Revenue Development
               Coordinator, Canadian Cancer Society - Calgary
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9719.html

    TIME:      16:30 - 18:00
    EVENT:     CREDIT COUNSELLING SERVICES OF ALBERTA "SAVE THE SLOT-BACK
               PIG" RALLY
    CITY:      RED DEER
    LOCATION:  4728 Ross Street
    CONTACT:   Tracy Watson, Communications Manager, (403) 234-6189
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9581.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     4TH ANNUAL CIRI AB GALA
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Metropolitan Centre, 333 Fourth Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   Odette Ries Bustin, Co-Chair, 4th Annual CIRI AB Gala,
               nonfiction studios inc., (403) 686-8887; or Debbie Carver, Co-
               Chair, 4th Annual CIRI AB Gala, PrimeWest Energy Trust, (403)
               699-7464; or Paul Beique, CIRI AB President, Vermilion Energy
               Trust, (403) 781-9449
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9511.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     MAYNARDS AUCTION: STEELWORKERS PICKET
    CITY:      NEW WESTMINSTER
    LOCATION:  Western Forest Products' New West sawmill and planer site
    CONTACT:   Monty Mearns, (250) 720-7175; Earl Graham, (604) 341-6381
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2941.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 11:15
    EVENT:     VANOC INTRODUCES CEREMONIES TEAM FOR 2010 OLYMPIC WINTER
               GAMES
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Granville Island Stage, 1585 Johnston Street (next to the
               public market)
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Walters, VANOC
               Communications, Tel: (778) 328-6386;
               Mary Fraser, VANOC Communications, Tel: (778) 328-3667
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2872.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     PLANET ORGANIC MARKET COSMIC COOKIE ATHLETE SPONSORSHIP
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Planet Organic Market (Saanich Centre), 109-3995 Quadra Street
    CONTACT:   Robyn Quinn, APR, Planet Organic Market, National Public
               Relations Coordinator, Ph: (250) 370-0719, cell: (250)
               415-1750; Christian Melo, Planet Organic Market, Victoria,
               Grocery Manager, Ph: (250) 727-9888
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9051.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:30 - 11:15 Pacific
    EVENT:     VANOC INTRODUCES CEREMONIES TEAM FOR 2010 OLYMPIC WINTER
               GAMES
    PHONE NO.: 604-678-9375 or 866-898-9626
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Walters, VANOC Communications, Tel: (778) 328-6386;
               Mary Fraser, VANOC Communications, Tel: (778) 328-3667
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2872.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     AXIA CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FISCAL 2007 YEAR END RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1987260
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-732-9307
    CONTACT:   Dawn Tinling, Vice-President, Investor Relations and
               Communications, (403) 538-4074
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/10/c7093.html

    TIME:      09:55 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PACIFIC ADDRESSES RBC CAPITAL MARKETS "PASSPORT
               2007" TRANSPORTATION & INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.cpr.ca
    CONTACT:   Media, Leslie Pidcock, Tel.: (403) 319-6878; Investment
               Community, Janet Weiss, Assistant Vice President Investor
               Relations, Tel.: (403) 319-3591
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c2173.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CERTICOM ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.certicom.com
    CONTACT:   Hervé Séguin, Chief Financial Officer, Certicom Corp., (905)
               501-3827
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/06/c9827.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5680.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/10/c7337.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     180 CONNECT INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRST ANNUAL MAXIM GROUP
               GROWTH CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.180connect.net
    CONTACT:   Claudia A. Di Maio, Director Investor Relations, TEL: (866)
               995-8888, DIRECT LINE: (416) 930-7710; Devlin Lander,
               Integrated Corporate Relations, TEL.: (415) 292-6855
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/14/c8830.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TSX GROUP INFORMATION SESSION KEYNOTE LUNCHEON, GOING PUBLIC
               WORKSHOP AND NETWORKING RECEPTION
    CITY:      BOSTON, MA
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Boston, One Avenue de Lafayette
    CONTACT:   Esther Koo, Southard Communications, (212) 777-2220
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/04/c4778.html

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