CNW Daybook for Thursday, September 4, 2008



    TORONTO, Sept. 3 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      September 3 - September 28
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY - PHOTOSENSITIVE - TRAVELLING PHOTO
               EXHIBITION SHOWCASING THE BROAD RANGE OF HOW CANCER AFFECTS
               PEOPLE'S LIVES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place des Arts' Esplanade
    CONTACT:   and interviews: PhotoSensitive Cancer Connections: Valerie
               Gonzalo, (514) 626-6976; Johanne Carrier, (514) 591-0502,
               (514) 751 9983 (pager); Jennifer Lynn, (416) 759-9863;
               Canadian Cancer Society, Quebec Division: André Beaulieu,
               Senior Consultant, Public Relations, (514) 393-3444
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/03/c8083.html

    DATE:      September 4 - September 9
    EVENT:     IRENE HOSKINS AND CLAUDE BELAND - AGEING AND DESIGN CO-CHAIRS
               BRING WEALTH OF EXPERIENCE TO MONTREAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Marc Poisson, Inspirato consulting services, Mobile: (514)
               616-7691
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/19/c4403.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     UNIVERSITE LAVAL - LAUNCH OF A RESEARCH CHAIR INVESTIGATING
               THE LINKS BETWEEN OBESITY, DIABETES AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Gene-H. Kruger Building, Rooms 2320-2330, 2425 rue de la
               Terrasse
    CONTACT:   Mylène Champoux, avocate, Conseillère en communication,
               Université Laval, (418) 656-2131 poste 5754
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/02/c8789.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     A MEETING OF PROVINCIAL/TERRITORIAL MINISTERS OF HEALTH
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Hotel Château Laurier, 1220, Place George-V Ouest, Salon du
               Manège (off the main lobby)
    CONTACT:   Department of Health, Prince Edward Island, (902) 368-6172
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/02/c8535.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 2 - September 17
    EVENT:     CANADIAN JUDICIAL COUNCIL - INQUIRY HEARING ABOUT MR JUSTICE
               PAUL COSGROVE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Courtroom 7-B at the Federal Court, 180 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Norman Sabourin, Executive Director and Senior General
               Counsel, (613)-288-1566, extension 301
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2008/29/c5981.html

    DATE:      September 4
    EVENT:     YOUTH PRIVACY ONLINE: TAKE CONTROL, MAKE IT YOUR CHOICE!
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Marriott Eaton Centre
    NOTES:     More information about the conference, including registration
               details, is available at: http://www.verney.ca/ypo2008/
    CONTACT:   Bob Spence, Communications Co-ordinator, Direct line: (416)
               326-3939, Cell phone: (416) 873-9746, Toll free:1-800-387-0073
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/20/c5242.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CANADA REVENUE AGENCY - MINISTER OF NATIONAL REVENUE ADDRESSES
               CONTRABAND TOBACCO
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Main Lobby, Connaught building, 555 MacKenzie Avenue
    CONTACT:   Béatrice Fénelon, Media Relations, (613) 941-6269
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/September2008/03/c9019.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     GLOBALIVE WIRELESS MANAGEMENT CORP. MAKES MEDIA ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Globalive Communications, 48 Yonge Street, 12th Floor,
               (Yonge & Wellington).
    CONTACT:   Narrative Advocacy Media, Lindsay Mattick Davidson, Office
               (416) 644-4123, Cell (416) 908-7360; Micha Goddard, Office
               (416) 922-2211 ext. 3277, Cell (905) 999-2856
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/02/c8745.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MICHENER UNVEILS MURAL FOR 50TH ANNIVERSARY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences lobby,
               222 St. Patrick Street (Dundas & University)
    CONTACT:   Iliana Arapis, Senior Director, Communications & PR, (416)
               596-3101 ext. 3482; Katie Schrank, Communications Associate,
               (416) 596-3120
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/30/c8291.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ARCTIC YOUTH EXPEDITION LAUNCHES AT THE ONTARIO SCIENCE
               CENTRE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road, Weston Family
               Innovation Centre on level D
    CONTACT:   Ellen Flowers, Media Relations Officer, (416) 696-3154 and
               cell (416) 771-2614; Christie Crosbie, Media Relations
               Officer, (416) 696-3191 and cell (416) 895-5482
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/02/c8362.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     HYDRO ONE GRANTS $25,000 TO THE CITY OF BRAMPTON FOR NEW
               PLAYGROUNDS, AS PART OF ITS POWERPLAY PROGRAM IN SUPPORT OF
               ONTARIO PLAY FACILITIES
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Goldcrest Park, Goldcrest Road, south of Central Park Drive
    CONTACT:   Hydro One contact: Hydro One Media Relations, 1-877-506-7584
               or (416) 345-6868; City of Brampton contact: Sheri DeCarlo,
               Senior Advisor, Media Relations and Issues Management, City of
               Brampton, (905) 874-2143
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/03/c9001.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      September 3 - September 6
    EVENT:     MEETING OF THE NATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE FEDERATION
               OF CANADIAN MUNICIPALITIES (FCM)
    CITY:      JASPER
    LOCATION:  Jasper Park Lodge
    NOTES:     Board and committee meetings are in-camera - interviews can
               be coordinated.
    CONTACT:   Maurice Gingues (613) 907-6395
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/02/c8394.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEST 49 INC. 2009 SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2388100
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-732-023
    CONTACT:   Rhonda Biddix, (905) 336-5454 ext. 224
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/28/c7744.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDS THIRD QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.mdsinc.com
    CONTACT:   Media: Janet Ko, MDS Inc., (416) 213-4167; Investors: Kim Lee,
               MDS Inc., (416) 675-6777 x 34721
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/28/c7477.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CERTICOM CORP. - FIRST QUARTER FISCAL 2009 CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Investors and Financial Analysts: Hervé Séguin, Chief
               Financial Officer, Certicom Corp., (905) 501-3827; Media: John
               Callahan, Director, Public Relations & Marketing
               Communications, Certicom Corp., (703) 234-2357
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/27/c7497.html

    TIME:      15:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WESTERN BANK - THIRD QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2149840
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or (800) 732-9307
    CONTACT:   Larry M. Pollock, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               Canadian Western Bank, Phone: (780) 423-8888; Kirby Hill, CFA,
               Assistant Vice President, Investor and Public Relations,
               Canadian Western Bank, Phone: (780) 441-3770
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/02/c8349.html

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