CNW Daybook for Tuesday, August 17, 2010

TORONTO, Aug. 16 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    NATIONAL

    DATE:      July 1 - August 29
    EVENT:     HOT WHEELS® COLOUR SHIFTERS™ SUMMER ROAD TRIP ACROSS
               CANADA
    CITY:      VARIOUS - PLEASE SEE PRESS RELEASE FOR DETAILS
    LOCATION:  various - please see press release for details
    CONTACT:   Falan Hamilton, GCI Group, 416-486-5901; Shelley Fremont,
               GCI Group, 416-486-5921
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/29/c8974.html

    DATE:      August 1 - August 29
    EVENT:     MOTORCYCLE RIDE FOR DAD 10TH ANNIVERSARY CROSS-CANADA TOUR
               CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      NATIONAL
    LOCATION:  Please see the release for the Tour stops
    CONTACT:   Kelly Goulet, Motorcycle Ride For Dad, Tel: 613-722-6131,
               Cell: 613-447-6412; Megan Fielding, TELUS Media Relations,
               Tel: 416-883-3461, Cell: 416-894-0817
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2010/22/c6059.html

    DATE:      August 10 - August 18
    EVENT:     HOT WHEELS® COLOUR SHIFTERS™ GEAR UP TO VISIT ALBERTA
               AS PART OF THE SUMMER ROAD TRIP ACROSS CANADA
    CITY:      EDMONTON AND CALGARY
    LOCATION:  various - please see press release for details
    CONTACT:   Falan Hamilton, GCI Group, 416-486-5901; Shelley Fremont,
               GCI Group, 416-486-5921
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/09/c9135.html
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    NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MITSUBISHI MOTOR SALES OF CANADA LAUNCHES CLEAN ACROSS
               CANADA TOUR
    CITY:      ST. JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site
    CONTACT:   Lara Brown, Manager Public Relations, Mitsubishi Motor Sales
               of Canada Inc., Cell 647-282-7410
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/16/c2869.html
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    QUEBEC

    DATE:      August 4 - August 22
    EVENT:     MONTREAL EATON CENTRE - THE MONTREAL FASHION & DESIGN
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Eaton Centre
    CONTACT:   Zeina Barghout, Marketing Director, The Montreal Eaton
               Centre, Telephone: 514-288-3709; Sophie Des Marais,
               Sensation Mode, Telephone: 514-234-4736
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/04/c8414.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     À L'OCCASION DE SON 25E ANNIVERSAIRE, DÉJEUNEZ AVEC LE
               MONSTRE ET CONSOMMEZ-LE À VOLONTÉ
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  La Ronde
    NOTES:     RSVP : les représentants des médias sont invités à confirmer
               leur présence d'ici le lundi 16 août à 16 h 30 auprès de
               Catherine Tremblay, au 514-397-2001 poste 2704. Des
               indications seront données quant au stationnement et au
               point de rendez-vous.
    CONTACT:   Renseignements: Martin Roy, Directeur des communications, La
               Ronde - Membre de la Famille Six Flags, 514 397-2001 poste
               2703
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/16/c2759.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE QUEBEC COMMUNITY GROUPS NETWORK LAUNCHES AN ACTION PLAN
               FOR QUEBEC'S ENGLISH-SPEAKING SENIORS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  QCGN Boardroom, 1255 University Street, Suite 1000
    CONTACT:   Rita Legault, Director of Communications and Public
               Relations, Phone: (w) 514 868-9044, ext. 223, (c) 514
               912-6555
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/13/c2578.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     ORGANIZING COMMITTEE OF THE SHERBROOKE 2013 CANADA GAMES
               WILL MAKE A NUMBER OF IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS PERTAINING TO
               THE EVENT
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE
    LOCATION:  Bishop's University, 2600, College Street in Sherbrooke in
               the Cleghorn Room
    NOTES:     please confirm your attendance by e-mail at the following
               address: info@sherbrooke2013.ca or by phone by contacting
               Stéphanie Hoarau at 819 823-2013
    CONTACT:   Luc Fournier, Director General, Sherbrooke 2013 Canada
               Games, 819 823-2013
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/12/c2362.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      June 9 - September 1
    EVENT:     DOWNTOWN YONGE BUSINESS COMMUNITY LAUNCHES FREE WALKING
               TOURS IN NINE LANGUAGES.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Brightly-coloured kiosk, southwest corner of Yonge and
               Dundas.
    CONTACT:   Helen Jamer, Julia Harper, Idea Workshop, (416) 504-3977
               x25, 27, (647) 330-4706 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/09/c2500.html

    DATE:      August 16 - August 18
    EVENT:     ASSOCIATION OF MUNICIPALITIES OF ONTARIO'S 2010 AMO
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  Caesars Windsor, 377 Riverside Drive East
    CONTACT:   Brian Lambie, AMO Media Contact, 416-729-5425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/12/c2261.html

    DATE:      Aug 16-18
    EVENT:     THE UNITED SENIOR CITIZENS OF ONTARIO INC. 52ND ANNUAL
               CONVENTION
    CITY:      GUELPH
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn & Conference Centre, 601 Scottsdale Drive
    CONTACT:   MEDIA CONTACTS: Ken Cunningham, President; Joyce Mitchell,
               1st Vice-President, 1-888-320-2222
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/02/c6859.html

    DATE:      August 16 - August 19
    EVENT:     2010 ELEMENTARY TEACHERS' FEDERATION OF ONTARIO ANNUAL
               MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West,
    NOTES:     Reporters are welcome throughout the meeting. Media
               credentials are available at the ETFO Media Centre (Sheraton
               Hall B).
    CONTACT:   Valerie Dugale, (416) 948-0195 (cell), vdugale@etfo.org;
               Johanna Brand, (416) 948-2554 (cell), jbrand@etfo.org;
               Mary Morison, (416) 948-3406 (cell), mmorison@etfo.org;
               August 16-19: ETFO Media Centre, Sheraton Hall B, Sheraton
               Centre Toronto Hotel, Phone: (416) 945-6296, Fax: (416)
               945-6298
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/11/c9963.html

    TIME:      00:00 - 00:00
    EVENT:     THE TORONTO FRESH EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  multiple locations
    NOTES:     http://radishesandrhubarb.blogspot.com/p/fresh-movie.html
    CONTACT:   Allison Savage, Radishes and Rhubarb Blog,
               www.radishesandrubarb.blogspot.com, Tel: 416.972.6096,
               Email: radishesandrhubarb@gmail.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/03/c7790.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF THE 8TH ANNUAL WORST ROADS CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  CAA Retail Store, 50 Dundurn St S., Hamilton West
    CONTACT:   Silvana Aceto, Media and PR Specialist, CAA SCO, Office:
               (905) 771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-4930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/13/c2527.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    TIME:      13:15
    EVENT:     ROB MERRIFIELD, MINISTER OF STATE (TRANSPORT), AND BUD
               SMITH, CHAIRMAN OF RIDLEY TERMINALS INC. (RTI), MAKES
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               ANNOUNCEMENT RELATED TO RIDLEY TERMINALS INC.
    CITY:      PRINCE RUPERT
    LOCATION:  Ridley Terminals Inc., (in front of main building), 2110
               Ridley Island
    CONTACT:   Michael van Hemmen, Office of the Honourable Rob Merrifield,
               Minister of State (Transport), 613-668-1355
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2010/16/c2693.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     LAB RESEARCH TO DISCUSS ITS SECOND QUARTER 2010 FINANCIAL
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://www.labresearch.com/webcast-presentations.htm or
               http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=3179660
    PHONE NO.: 647-427-7450 or 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Luc Mainville, President and Chief Executive Officer, Tel:
               (450) 973-2240 (ext. 1206); Frédéric Dumais, Partner,
               Jasmin-Dumais Financial Communications, Tel:(514) 862-1251;
               Renmark Financial Communications Inc.: Christine Stewart;
               Barbara Komorowski, Tel.: (514) 939-3989 or (416) 644-2020
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/13/c2531.html

    TIME:      11:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     WESTERN FINANCIAL GROUP DISCUSSES THE COMPANY'S SECOND
               QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.westernfinancialgroup.ca
    PHONE NO.: (888) 231-8191 or (647) 427-7450 (Toronto)
    CONTACT:   Arlene Beggs, Executive Assistant to the CEO, Western
               Financial Group, 403-652-2663
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/12/c2422.html
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    USA

    DATE:      August 17 - August 19
    EVENT:     PROJECT - THE WORLD'S PREEMINENT ADVANCED CONTEMPORARY DENIM
               EVENT
    CITY:      LAS VEGAS
    LOCATION:  Mandalay Bay
    CONTACT:   or interviews: ZOÏ Agency: Maria Toumanova, 514.282.9888 ext
               26, 1.888.551.5119; Maria Varvarikos, 514.282.9888 ext 21,
               1.888.551.5119
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2010/11/c9819.html

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