CNW Daybook for Tuesday, December 11, 2007



    TORONTO, Dec. 10 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      December 1 - December 18
    EVENT:     CPR 2007 HOLIDAY TRAIN
    CITY:      VARIOUS
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details.
    CONTACT:   Breanne Feigel, (403) 319-3932, (403) 589-6949 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/26/c8670.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/04/c6552.html

    DATE:      December 11
    EVENT:     6TH ANNUAL ANGELS IN THE NIGHT PROGRAM - ANGELS IN THE NIGHT
               DELIVERS GOODS TO 85 HOMELESS SHELTERS IN 12 CITIES
    CITY:      12 CITIES
    LOCATION:  85 registered charitable community shelters across Canada
    CONTACT:   Jessica Davidson or Greg Vallentin, Environics Communications,
               (416) 969-2735 or (416) 969-2728
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/04/c7120.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      December 1 - December 23
    EVENT:     MUSEE MARGUERITE-BOURGEOYS - LES CHORALIES OF NOTRE-DAME-DE-
               BON-SECOURS CHAPEL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel, 400 Saint Paul Street East,
               Old Montreal (Champs-de-Mars Métro)
    CONTACT:   Diane Gadoua, Assistant to the director, Marguerite-Bourgeoys
               Museum - Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel, (514) 282-8670
               extension 234
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/November2007/26/c4291.html

    DATE:      December 10 - December 14
    EVENT:     THE CONSULTATION COMMISSION ON ACCOMMODATION PRACTICES RELATED
               TO CULTURAL DIFFERENCES HOLDS PROVINCE-WIDE HEARINGS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montréal Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Sylvain Leclerc, Press Officer, (514) 873-0912, Cell phone:
               (514) 730-3446
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/17/c5279.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     VIA RAIL CANADA AND MINISTER CANNON ANNOUNCE FIRST MAJOR
               CONTRACT OF VIA'S NEW CAPITAL INVESTMENT PLAN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  VIA will be making arrangements for a van to transport media
               to the manufacturing site from a downtown location. Details
               to follow, as well as optional drive-direct map.
    CONTACT:   and to RSVP: Roch Landriault, (514) 843-2345
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/10/c9119.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CHILDREN'S WISH FOUNDATION TAKES OFF FOR THE NORTH POLE
               ABOARD AN AIR TRANSAT FLIGHT IN SEARCH OF SANTA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montréal-Trudeau Airport, Air Transat Counter (Departures)
    NOTES:     Limited seats available. Regular boarding procedures apply to
               all passengers. Media must confirm their presence by
               December 10, 2007.
    CONTACT:   Cristine Tessier, (514) 985-8204
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/10/c9334.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MEGA BRANDS HOSTS INVESTOR AND ANALYST DAY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  MEGA Brands headquarters, 4505 Hickmore
    CONTACT:   Or to confirm your presence: Analysts and Investors: Isabelle
               Cousineau, (514) 333-5555, ext. 2403; Media: Harold Chizick,
               (514) 333-5555, x2338
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c7106.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     THE RESULT OF CENTRAIDE CAMPAIGN 2007
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Redpath Hall, McGill University, 861 Sherbrooke Street West
               (Main entrance to McGill University - Reserved parking for
               media
    CONTACT:   Annick Gagnon, Centraide of Greater Montreal, (514) 288-1261,
               ext. 242, Cell.: (514) 705-7350
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/10/c9235.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR RITCHIE BROS. BOLTON AUCTION FEATURES
               COMPLETE DISPERSALS FOR LOCAL EARTHMOVING COMPANIES
    CITY:      BOLTON
    LOCATION:  Ritchie Bros. auction site, 3 Manchester Court
    CONTACT:   Kim Schulz, Corporate Communications Manager, Ritchie Bros.
               Auctioneers, Head Office, Tel: (604) 304-3830 or
               1-800-663-8457; Brian Dykstra, Area Manager, Ritchie Bros.
               Auctioneers, Auction Site Tel: (905) 857-2422
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/07/c8629.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CHILDREN'S WISH FOUNDATION TAKES OFF FOR THE NORTH POLE ABOARD
               AN AIR TRANSAT FLIGHT IN SEARCH OF SANTA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Pearson International Airport, Air Transat Counter
               (Departures), Terminal 3
    NOTES:     Limited seats available. Regular boarding procedures apply to
               all passengers. Media must confirm their presence by
               December 10, 2007.
    CONTACT:   Stefanie Niewada, (416) 934-8020
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/10/c9306.html

    TIME:      12:15
    EVENT:     KEITH URBAN PERFORMS LIVE AT YONGE AND DUNDAS FUTURE SHOP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Future Shop, Yonge and Dundas
    CONTACT:   Charlotte Thompson, Manager, National Media & Artist
               Relations, EMI Music Canada, (905) 364-3127; Cheryl Grant,
               Communications, Future Shop, (604) 412-1008; Susan Kirk,
               Communications, Future Shop, (604) 412-1226
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c7711.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      December 10 - December 11
    EVENT:     2007 CANADIAN PACIFIC HOLIDAY TRAIN
    CITY:      VARIOUS
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details.
    CONTACT:   Media Contacts: Canadian Holiday Train, Breanne Feigel,
               (403) 319-3932, (403) 589-6949 (cell); U.S Holiday Train,
               Jeff Johnson, (612) 851-5616, (612) 723-6422 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/10/c6589.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     VIA RAIL CANADA - EDMONTON STATION OPEN HOUSE
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  VIA Edmonton Station, 2360 - 121st St. (Kingsway and
               Yellowhead Trail)
    CONTACT:   Catherine Kaloutsky, (416) 956-7683; Megan Gibson, (604)
               640-3747
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/28/c5335.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/04/c7428.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/10/c9388.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CHILDREN'S WISH FOUNDATION TAKES OFF FOR THE NORTH POLE ABOARD
               AN AIR TRANSAT FLIGHT IN SEARCH OF SANTA
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver International Airport, Air Transat Counter
               (Departures)
    NOTES:     Limited seats available. Regular boarding procedures apply to
               all passengers. Media must confirm their presence by
               December 10, 2007.
    CONTACT:   Juan Herrera, (604) 647-2954
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/10/c9418.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     B.C. SECURITIES COMMISSION HEARING AGAINST ANWAR BADSHAH
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  12th Floor Hearing Room, 701 West Georgia Street
    CONTACT:   Ken Gracey, (604) 899-6577, or (B.C. & Alberta) 1-800-373-6393
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/29/c5575.html

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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAJOR DRILLING GROUP INTERNATIONAL INC. - SECOND QUARTER
               RESULTS WEB CAST/CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.majordrilling.com or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416
    CONTACT:   Chantal Melanson, (506) 857-8636
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/05/c7852.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FINNING INVESTOR DAY - 2008 OUTLOOK
    INTERNET:  http://www.finning.com/investors/investors.aspx
    CONTACT:   Tom Merinsky, VP, Investor Relations, Phone: (604) 331-4950
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/28/c4834.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TITANIUM CORPORATION INC. QUARTERLY UPDATE
    INTERNET:  www.titaniumcorporation.com or investorcalendar.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-585-6398 or 416-849-9626
    CONTACT:   Scott Nelson, President & CEO, Titanium Corporation Inc.,
               (403) 561-0439; Carolyn Muir, Investor Relations, Titanium
               Corporation Inc., (416) 955-0715 X 224
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/10/c9231.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEGA BRANDS HOSTS INVESTOR AND ANALYST DAY
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2112440
    CONTACT:   Or to confirm your presence: Analysts and Investors: Isabelle
               Cousineau, (514) 333-5555, ext. 2403; Media: Harold Chizick,
               (514) 333-5555, x2338
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c7106.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GGOF MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL - INVESTING IN 2008: TAMING
               INFLATIONARY PRESSURES
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6121 or (866) 542-4241
    CONTACT:   Media Contacts: JoAnne Hayes, Toronto, (416) 867-3996; Laurie
               Grant, Vancouver, (604) 665-7596; Lucie Gosselin, Montreal,
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/06/c8292.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               ANNOUNCEMENT, CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST EVENT
    INTERNET:  www.Q9.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Kevin Spikes, Director of Corporate & Investor Relations, Q9
               Networks, Toronto: (416) 848-3311, Toll Free: 1-888-696-2266
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/13/c7476.html

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