CNW Daybook for Tuesday, December 1, 2009

TORONTO, Dec. 1 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    T U E S D A Y,   D E C E M B E R   1
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    NATIONAL

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     THE LAUNCH OF THE GIVING SEASON AS CHILDREN BREAK OPEN PIGGY
               BANKS AT LOCAL TD CANADA TRUST BRANCHES IN SUPPORT OF THE
               CHILDREN'S MIRACLE NETWORK
    CITY:      CITIES IN BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, NL, NS
    LOCATION:  Participating TD Canada Trust branch locations in select
               Canadian cities
    CONTACT:   Lisa Mills, Sarah McConnell, Environics Communications, W:
               (416) 969-2831, (416) 969-2717
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5235.html
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    NOVA SCOTIA

    TIME:      16:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS - FIVE NOVA SCOTIANS
               RECEIVE NATIONAL AWARD
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Ashburn Golf and Country Club, 3250 Joseph Howe Dr.
    CONTACT:   Bill VanGorder, (902) 454-2267 (bus), (902) 497-8073 (cell);
               C. Edmund Murray, Public Relations, CARP,  (902) 479-1515
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5421.html
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA 1 CONVOY VEHICLE
               REGISTRATION AND TECHNICAL BRIEFINGS FOR SAGUENAY
    CITY:      SAGUENAY
    LOCATION:  Saguenay City Hall, Mayor's Salon
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5768.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 12:30
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP - CHILDREN BREAK OPEN PIGGY BANK
               FOR OPÉRATION ENFANT SOLEIL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Saint-Jacques branch of TD Canada Trust, 500 Saint-Jacques,
               corner of rue Dollar
    CONTACT:   Mathieu Beaudoin, Morin Relations Publiques, (514) 289-8688,
               extension 225; Charles Durivage, Morin Relations Publiques,
               (514) 289-8688, extension 227
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5658.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA TECHNICAL BRIEFING
               FOR LÉVIS
    CITY:      LÉVIS
    LOCATION:  Lévis City Hall 2175 Chemin du Fleuve, Municipal Council
               Office
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5925.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE MONTRÉAL LISTING CEREMONY
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  TMX Group, 1000 Sherbrooke Street West, Montréal, Quebec,
               H3A 3G4
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Quick, Director, Corporate Communications, TMX
               Group, (416) 947-4597
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6245.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     CENTER FOR RESEARCH ON GLOBALIZATION - PUBLIC LECTURE WITH
               DENIS J. HALLIDAY, FORMER UN ASSISTANT SECRETARY GENERAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre St-Pierre, 1212 rue Panet, Metro Beaudry
    CONTACT:   Julie Lévesque, (514) 656-5293
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5570.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC CONSULTATION BEGINS ON PHASE 1 OF BONAVENTURE
               EXPRESSWAY TRANSFORMATION PROJECT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Halls of the Cathédrale Marie-Reine-du-Monde, 1110 Mansfield
               Street (Peel Metro)
    CONTACT:   Anik Pouliot, Office de consultation publique de Montréal,
               (514) 872-3568; Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, (514) 977-8365
               (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/09/c7267.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/24/c4361.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/25/c4770.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      November 30 - December 4
    EVENT:     WORLD VISION SHARES TRUE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS WITH GTA
               COMMUTERS
    CITY:      Various locations. See URL below for more information.
    LOCATION:  Toronto area GO stations
    CONTACT:   Maria Roman, (905) 565-6200 ext. 2263; Karen Flores, (905)
               565-6200 ext. 3497, (416) 277-5563 (mobile)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5347.html

    DATE:      December 1 - December 3
    EVENT:     2009 CP HOLIDAY TRAIN
    CITY:      Various locations. Please see URL below for more information.
    LOCATION:  Various locations. Please see URL below for more information.
    NOTES:     Please see release for details
    CONTACT:   Michel Spenard, Manager, Media Relations, Canadian Pacific,
               (514) 835-1774 or Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager, Media
               Relations, Canadian Pacific, (778) 772-9636
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c4326.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     M&A Forecast 2010: "Which Regions and Sectors Offer the
               Greatest Opportunities?" Panel Discussion
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade, Downtown Centre, 1 First Canadian
               Place, 77 Adelaide St.
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Media Relations, Tel.: (613) 526-3090,
               ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5678.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     OPENING OF UPS EXPANDED FACILITY
    CITY:      CONCORD
    LOCATION:  UPS Canada Toronto Facility, Customer Counter Entrance, 2900
               Steeles Avenue West (at the intersection of Steeles Avenue
               and Murray Ross Pkwy)
    CONTACT:   Shannon Morton, APEX Public Relations, (416) 924-4442
               ext. 253
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c5834.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     IN-DEPTH BRIEFING ON COPENHAGEN CLIMATE SUMMIT FROM LEADING
               ORGANIZATIONS AND SCIENTISTS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  MacDonald Room, Lord Elgin Hotel, 100 Elgin Street
    CONTACT:   Hannah McKinnon, (w) (613) 241-4413, (c) (613) 276-7791
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6287.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     DOZENS OF BLUE SANTAS DESCEND YONGE-DUNDAS SQUARE TO BUILD A
               GIANT SNOWMAN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square, Toronto
    CONTACT:   Laura Cochrane, LexPR Canada, (416) 542-9140 x3361 (w),
               (416) 702-9140 (c)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6357.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MAPLE LEAF SPORT & ENTERTAINMENT (MLSE) LAUNCHES THE
               MLSE TEAM UP FOUNDATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Air Canada Centre's Atrium, 40 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Rajani Kamath, MLSE, (416) 815-5790; Jamie Deans, MLSE,
               (416) 815-5445
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6123.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE HELENA GUERGIS PARTICIPATES IN THE ROSE
               CEREMONY TO COMMEMORATE CANADA'S NATIONAL DAY OF REMEMBRANCE
               AND ACTION ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Foyer, House of Commons, Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Emily Goucher, Senior Special Assistant, Communications,
               Office of the Minister of State (Status of Women), (819)
               956-4000
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5766.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     CP HOLIDAY TRAIN MEDIA AVAILABILITY
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Canadian Pacific Toronto Rail Yard, General Yard Office,
               2025 McCowan Road (north of Sheppard Avenue E)
    CONTACT:   Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager - Media Relations, Canadian
               Pacific, (778) 772-9636 cell, (416) 814-0948 24/7 media pager
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/24/c4324.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PANELISTS FROM AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL AND THE ONTARIO PUBLIC
               SERVICE EMPLOYEES UNION HOLD A SPECIAL SCREENING OF "THE
               COCA-COLA CASE"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  NFB, 150 John St. (corner of Richmond)
    CONTACT:   Olivier Dyason, o.dyason@nfb.ca
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/24/c4541.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 20:15
    EVENT:     CASEY HOUSE'S "VOICES OF HOPE" CONCERT FOR WORLD AIDS DAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E (at Church)
    CONTACT:   Kathleen Sandusky, Casey House, (416) 434-7763
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/23/c3736.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    DATE:      November 29 - December 1
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER HOSTS NATIONAL MENTAL HEALTH CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, 900 West Georgia Street
    CONTACT:   Karleena Suppiah, Communications Specialist, (403) 385-4050
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5700.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      04:25 Eastern
    EVENT:     PETROBAKKEN ENERGY LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIÉTÉ
               GÉNÉRALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/16523
    CONTACT:   PetroBakken Energy Ltd., Corey C. Ruttan, Executive Vice
               President & C.F.O., Ph: (403) 268-7800
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5366.html

    TIME:      05:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     ARC ENERGY TRUST PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIÉTÉ
               GÉNÉRALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/16757
    CONTACT:   ARC Energy Trust, Raina Vitanov, Senior Advisor, Investor
               Relations, Ph: 1-888-272-4900
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/25/c4740.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIA CAPITAL'S PRECIOUS METALS CONFERENCE WEB BROADCAST
    INTERNET:  www.scotiacapital.com
    CONTACT:   Joe Konecny, (416) 933-1795
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6237.html

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ALANGE ENERGY OPERATIONAL UPDATE AND RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (647) 427-7450 or (888) 231-8191
    CONTACT:   Michael Davies, Chief Financial Officer, (416) 360-4653,
               ext. 224
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5890.html

    TIME:      08:10 Eastern
    EVENT:     GRAN TIERRA ENERGY INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIÉTÉ
               GÉNÉRALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/16529
    CONTACT:   Gran Tierra Energy Inc., Dana Coffield, President & C.E.O.,
               Ph: (403) 265-3221
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/25/c4743.html

    TIME:      08:35 Eastern
    EVENT:     PAREX RESOURCES INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIÉTÉ
               GÉNÉRALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/16763
    CONTACT:   Parex Resources Inc., Mike Kruchten, Manager, Investor
               Relations, Ph: (403) 265-4800
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5386.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RUTTER INC. YEAR END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191 or (647) 427-7450, passcode 44251246
    CONTACT:   Karen Snook, Chief Financial Officer, Rutter Inc., (709)
               368-3174; Dan Herder, Corporate Secretary, Rutter Inc.,
               (709) 368-3174
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6120.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PETROMINERALES LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIÉTÉ
               GÉNÉRALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/16535
    CONTACT:   Petrominerales Ltd., Corey C. Ruttan, Executive Vice
               President & C.F.O., Ph: (403) 750-4400
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5375.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PROGRESS ENERGY PRESENTS AT CANACCORD GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.progressenergy.com or
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2801700
    CONTACT:   Greg Kist, Vice President, Investor Relations and Marketing,
               Progress Energy Resources Corp., at (403) 539-1809
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6236.html
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    USA

    TIME:      09:35 Eastern
    EVENT:     MR. SHANE O'LEARY, GRAN TIERRA'S CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER,
               PRESENTS AT THE CANACCORD ADAMS GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MIAMI BEACH
    LOCATION:  The Fontainebleau Resort Miami, Miami Beach, Glimmer Room 1
    CONTACT:   David Feick, Equicom Group, (866) 973-4873
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c5944.html
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    INTERNATIONAL

    TIME:      08:10 Eastern
    EVENT:     MR. DANA COFFIELD, GRAN TIERRA'S PRESIDENT AND CHIEF
               EXECUTIVE OFFICER, PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIÉTÉ
               GÉNÉRALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  The Renaissance Chancery Court Hotel, London, England
    CONTACT:   David Feick, Equicom Group, (866) 973-4873
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c5944.html
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