CNW Daybook for Tuesday, December 4, 2007



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

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      December 1 - December 18
    EVENT:     CPR 2007 HOLIDAY TRAIN
    CITY:      NATIONALLY
    LOCATION:  See URL for more details
    CONTACT:   Breanne Feigel, (403) 319-3932, (403) 589-6949 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/26/c8670.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      09:30 - 12:00
    EVENT:     NOVA SCOTIA MLAS AND STAFF PARTICIPATE IN SKIN CANCER
               SCREENINGS AND EARLY DETECTION AWARENESS EVENT HOSTED BY
               HALIFAX DERMATOLOGISTS
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Province House, Hollis Street Level
    CONTACT:   Sue Sherlock, Communications Officer, Sun Awareness Program,
               Canadian Dermatology Association, cell (604) 551-2597 or
               office (604) 985-9184 (cell only December 4)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/28/c5286.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

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF THE 2007-2008 DANS LA RUE FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Chez Pops Day Center, 1662 Ontario Street East (between
               Champlain and Papineau)
    CONTACT:   Lisane Blanchard, Office: (514) 843-1902, Cell: (514) 299-1105
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c6754.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 15:30
    EVENT:     EXPERTS ON LANGUAGE AND IMMIGRATION COMMENT ON CENSUS RESULTS
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Canadian Museum of Civilization, 100 Laurier Street
    CONTACT:   James Ondrick, (514) 925-3097
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/29/c5780.html

    DATE:      11:30
    EVENT:     BMO FINANCIAL GROUP MAKES A MAJOR DONATION TO CONCORDIA'S
               NEW JOHN MOLSON SCHOOL OF BUSINESS BUILDING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  11th floor, Engineering, Computer Science and Visual Arts
               Integrated Complex, 1515 St. Catherine St. West (Mackay St.
               Entrance)
    CONTACT:   Lucy Niro, (514) 848-2424 ext 4977
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/30/c6187.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES
               STEPHANE BOISVERT, PRESIDENT, ENTERPRISE GROUP, BELL CANADA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Le Centre Sheraton, 1201 René-Lévesque Blvd. West
    CONTACT:   and registration: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media
               relations, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, (514)
               871-4000, ext. 4015; Mylène Bélanger, Morin Relations
               Publiques, (514) 973-2310
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c6751.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE LISTING CEREMONY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TSX Montreal Office, 1000 Sherbrooke W., suite 1100
    CONTACT:   Steve Kee, Director, Corporate Communications, TSX Group
               Inc., Toronto Office, (416) 947-4682, Toll Free
               1-888-873-8392, Cellular (416) 358-3714, Vancouver Office
               (604) 602-6902, Calgary Office (403) 218-2892
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/28/c5133.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      December 3 - December 4
    EVENT:     WORKPLACE DIVERSITY AND INCLUSIVENESS FORUM, HOSTED BY THE
               CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay St.
    CONTACT:   Media accreditation, contact: Yvonne Squires, Marketing
               and Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/30/c6236.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     BANK OF CANADA INTEREST RATE ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Bank's head office in Ottawa (East Tower entrance at 234
               Wellington Street)
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2007/29/c5678.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 21:00
    EVENT:     FIRST CANADIAN SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMIT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Centre, 101 College Street (lower level auditorium)
    CONTACT:   Dorenda McNeil, Counsel Public Relations, (416) 961-5898 x 216
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/29/c5994.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c6775.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF OECD REPORT ON THE PERFORMANCE OF 15-YEAR-OLD
               STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, MATH, AND READING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  CMEC Secretariat, 95 St. Clair Avenue West, Suite 1106
    CONTACT:   Hanca Chang, (416) 962-8100, ext. 265
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/30/c6532.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE OFFICE OF THE FIRE MARSHAL AND TORONTO FIRE SERVICES
               CONDUCT FIRE SAFETY DEMONSTRATIONS TO PROVIDE PEOPLE WITH FIRE
               SAFETY TIPS TO SURVIVE THE HOLIDAYS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Fire Services Fire Station # 334, 339 Queens Quay W.
               (South of Lake Shore Blvd., East of Bathurst St.)
    CONTACT:   Gina Pontikas, Office of the Fire Marshal, (416) 325-3155;
               Chris Slosser, Office of the Fire Marshal: (416) 325-3120
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/30/c5871.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     GTTA MAJOR PRESENTATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Intercontinental Hotel, 220 Bloor Street West, 2nd Floor -
               Barclay 1&2
    CONTACT:   Fran Agnew, Executive Assistant to the GTTA Chair, (416)
               874-5902; Jacquie Menezes, Senior Associate, Public Affairs
               and Media, (416) 874-5923
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/30/c6343.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER PRESENTS AWARDS FOR EMPLOYMENT SERVICES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn on King, 370 King St. West
    CONTACT:   Karen Edwards, (416) 314-0268; Kevin Dove, (416) 325-2746
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c6869.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CHEQUE PRESENTATION TO WINNER OF THE CREDIT EDUCATION WEEK
               CANADA SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  CCSA Calgary office. # 225, 602 - 11th Ave SW
    CONTACT:   Tracy Watson, Director of Communications, (403) 234-6189
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/29/c5837.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      07:00
    EVENT:     BC HYDRO GRANTS "AMNESTY" TO INCANDESCENT LIGHT STRINGS WITH
               LAUNCH OF LED LIGHT INSTALLATION
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Burrard Courtyard (at Burrard at Dunsmuir), 666 Burrard Street
    CONTACT:   Gillian Robinson, Media Relations, BC Hydro, Phone: (604)
               623-4022
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c6977.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE BC TREATY COMMISSION REPORTS ON THE STATUS OF TREATY
               NEGOTIATIONS
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Empress Hotel, Balmoral Room
    CONTACT:   Brian Mitchell, (604) 482-9215
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c6918.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     CANADA'S 20TH PRIME MINISTER JEAN CHRETIEN AT CHAPTERS TO SIGN
               COPIES OF HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHY
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Chapters Robson (Robson/Howe), 788 Robson Street
    CONTACT:   Charlene Kettlewell, Indigo Books & Music Inc., (604) 669-3020
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/20/c2156.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/29/c5862.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BC RESIDENTS ENCOURAGED TO JOIN FORCES WITH BC HYDRO TO HELP
               MAKE 2007 THE "GREENEST" HOLIDAY SEASON YET
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2C
               Transponder 1B
               Audio sub carrier 6.2 and 6.8
               Down link Frequency 3740 Vertical
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST TORONTO, (416) 863-9350
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c7141.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DOMTAR PRESENTS AT THE 2007 CITIGROUP BASIC MATERIALS
               SYMPOSIUM IN NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://www.domtar.com/en/investors/media/index.asp
    CONTACT:   Media relations: Michel A. Rathier, (514) 848-5103; Investor
               relations: Pascal Bossé, (514) 848-5938
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/28/c5281.html

    TIME:      11:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     CENTURY MINING THIRD QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-857-4849, or 1-210-839-8508, pass code 1280262
    CONTACT:   Brent Jones, Manager of Investor Relations, Phone: (877)
               284-6535 or (360) 332-4653
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/30/c6480.html

    TIME:      11:10 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABITIBIBOWATER - CITI INVESTMENT RESEARCH BASIC MATERIALS
               SYMPOSIUM
    INTERNET:  www.abitibibowater.com
    CONTACT:   Investors: Duane Owens, (864) 282-9488; Media and Others:
               Seth Kursman, (514) 394-2398
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/26/c4223.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PUBLICATION OF LAURENTIAN BANK'S RESULTS FOR THE FOURTH
               QUARTER 2007
    INTERNET:  www.laurentianbank.ca
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-540-8136
    CONTACT:   Gladys Caron, Vice-president, Public Affairs, Communications
               and Investor Relations, Laurentian Bank, Office: (514)
               284-4500, extension 7511, Mobile: (514) 893-3963
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/15/c8661.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2007/03/c6800.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      December 4 - December 5
    EVENT:     BMO CAPITAL MARKETS HOSTS ITS ANNUAL FOCUS ON HEALTHCARE
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK CITY
    LOCATION:  Millennium Broadway Hotel
    CONTACT:   Media Relations Contacts: Kim Hanson, Toronto,  (416)
               867-3996; Kevin Windorf, New York,  (212) 885-4111; Chris
               Nardella, Chicago, (312) 461-6625
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/29/c5814.html

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