CNW Daybook for Tuesday, August 18, 2009



    TORONTO, Aug. 18 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN LABRADOR
    CITY:      HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY
    LOCATION:  Royal Canadian Legion, 172 Hamilton River Road
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/10/c3744.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CANADA POKER TOURNAMENT LEAGUE - OFFICIAL LAUNCH TOUR OF THE
               PROVINCIAL LEAGUES IN THE MARITIMES
    CITY:      BERESFORD
    LOCATION:  Danny's Inn & Conference Centre, 1223 Main St. (Rte134)
    NOTES:     For the launch, Pierre Martel, France Lajoie and André Boyer
               offer you the opportunity to come and meet them. They will
               be more than happy to answer any questions.
    CONTACT:   And to confirm your presence: Pierre Martel, President,
               Gestion Poker Tour, (514) 757-6537; France Lajoie,
               Communications, Public Relations, Gestion Poker Tour, (514)
               269-0044
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/12/c4229.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 18 - August 20
    EVENT:     CAW ELECTS TOP UNION OFFICERS AT CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Centre de Congres
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications, Shannon Devine, (cell) (416) 302-1699;
               Angelo DiCaro, (cell) (416) 606-6311 or John McClyment,
               (cell) (416) 315-3202
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/17/c5551.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 17 - August 19
    EVENT:     ASSOCIATION OF MUNICIPALITIES OF ONTARIO'S 2009 AMO
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Westin Ottawa, 11 Colonel By Drive
    CONTACT:   Brian Lambie, AMO Media Contact, (416) 729-5425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/13/c4829.html

    DATE:      August 17 - August 20
    EVENT:     2009 ELEMENTARY TEACHERS' FEDERATION OF ONTARIO ANNUAL
               MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Larry Skory, (416) 948-0195 (cell); Johanna Brand, (416)
               948-2554 (cell); Mary Morison, (416) 948-3406 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/11/c4191.html

    DATE:      August 18 - August 20
    EVENT:     ATTAWAPISKAT FIRST NATION PRESS CONFERENCES TO BRING
               AWARENESS TO CRITICAL HOUSING AND INFRASTRUCTURE ISSUES
    CITY:      TORONTO AND OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Various locations. Please see the URL below for further
               information.
    CONTACT:   Penny Jacko-Copenace, Chiefs of Ontario, (416) 452-2474
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/17/c5690.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     SEVENTH ANNUAL WORST ROADS CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  CAA Store (Cherryhill), 301 Oxford St. West
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Edyta Zdancewicz, Media and PR Specialist,
               Office: (905) 771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-493
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/17/c5072.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     THE SEVENTH ANNUAL WORST ROAD CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      PETERBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  CAA Car Care Centre, 485 Parkhill Road East
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Edyta Zdancewicz, Media and PR Specialist,
               Office: (905) 771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-4930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/17/c5076.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     HOHOTO, A PARTY IN SUPPORT OF TORONTO'S DAILY BREAD FOOD BANK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Suite 106 & WetBar in downtown Toronto
    CONTACT:   Tickets for hoHOTo are still available via the event
               website at http://hohoto.ca and sponsorships and donations
               are still encouraged. Full details also available through the
               website. Followers can track the ongoing discussion around
               this event on Twitter by searching for messages tagged
               (#) hohoto
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/17/c5508.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    DATE:      August 16 - August 19
    EVENT:     CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION - 142ND ANNUAL MEETING - HEALTH
               CARE TRANSFORMATION, WE CAN ALL DO BETTER
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  TCU Place
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, 1-800-663-7336, (613) 731-8610 ext. 1266,
               Cell.: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/25/c2128.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN PORT ALBERNI
               APPLICATIONS
    CITY:      PORT ALBERNI
    LOCATION:  Best Western Barclay, 4277 Stamp Avenue
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/10/c3745.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS FOR THE "RECYCLE MY CELL" STEWARDSHIP
               PLAN
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Renaissance Vancouver Hotel Harbourside, Singapore Room,
               1133 West Hastings Street
    CONTACT:   Media information: Marc Choma, CWTA, (613) 233-4888 ext. 207
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/13/c4852.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NEW FLYER HOLDS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2770900
    PHONE NO.: (800) 733-7560 or (416) 644-3414
    CONTACT:   Glenn Asham, Chief Financial Officer, Tel: (204) 224-1251
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/07/c3482.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FIRST URANIUM DISCUSSES RESULTS FOR Q1 2010
    INTERNET:  http://services.choruscall.com/links/firsturanium090812.html
    PHONE NO.: 1 800 319-4610 (Canada and the US) or 0800 981 705 (South
               Africa). Callers from other international locations may call
               (604) 638-5340.
    CONTACT:   Bob Tait, Vice President, Investor Relations at
               bob@firsturanium.ca, (416) 342-5639 (office) or (416)
               558-3858 (mobile)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/14/c5191.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     GOLD RESERVE CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS 2009 SECOND QUARTER
               RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 800-591-6945, 617-614-4911
    CONTACT:   A. Douglas Belanger, President, Tel. (509) 623-1500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/13/c4890.html

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