CNW Daybook for Tuesday, January 13, 2009



    TORONTO, Jan. 12 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING OF A NEW ALLSTATE INSURANCE AGENCY
    CITY:      DARTMOUTH
    LOCATION:  59 Gale Terrace, Dartmouth Crossing
    CONTACT:   Darcy Bonner, Corporate Relations, (905) 513-4016
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6746.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CRTC HOLDS A PUBLIC HEARING
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Conference Centre, Phase IV, 140 Promenade du Portage
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: (819) 997-9403; General Inquiries: (819)
               997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423, Toll-free #
               1-877-249-CRTC (2782), TDD - Toll-free #
               1-877-909-CRTC (2782)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6668.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      December 6 - January 31
    EVENT:     EXHIBITION: MIKE DISFARMER - VINTAGE PRINTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Stephen Bulger Gallery, 1026 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Stephen Bulger Gallery, (416) 504-0575
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2008/09/c4742.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     THE KNOWLEDGE BUREAU'S LINE BY LINE TAX UPDATE AND DEBT
               MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP
    CITY:      TORONTO WEST
    LOCATION:  Crowne Plaza Hotel, Toronto Airport, 33 Carlson Court
    CONTACT:   Marion Trapp at The Knowledge Bureau, 1-866-953-4769
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/08/c5722.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     ENERGY STAR® FOR NEW HOMES OUTREACH INITIATIVE LAUNCH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Crown Plaza Hotel, TORONTO-DON VALLEY 1250 Eglinton Ave. East
    CONTACT:   Stefanie Coleman-Dias, High-Performance Homes Partnership,
               Ph: (519) 633-7461
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/08/c5943.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     NRTEE AND SDTC LAUNCH JOINT REPORT ON ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN
               CANADIAN COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Lobby, 344 Slater Street
    CONTACT:   Ann Viau, (613) 851-1656; Helene Ouellet, (613) 850-5062
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6727.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     4,000 YOUTH UNITE FOR GLOBAL CHANGE AT LEADERSHIP NOW!
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Powerade Centre, 7575 Kennedy Rd. S.
    CONTACT:   Sylvia Link, Partnership Support Services, (905) 890-1010
               (or 1-800-668-1146), ext. 2814; Janet McDougald, Peel
               District School Board, (905) 278-1402; For Marc Kielburger,
               contact Elysia Blake, (416) 925-5894
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6670.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     WORLD VISION PREPARES MEDICATIONS TO BE AIRLIFTED TO ZIMBABWE
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  HPIC Distribution Centre, 7045 Unit A Tomken Road
    CONTACT:   Yoko Kobayashi, (905)  565-6200 ext. 2151, (416) 671-0086
               (cell); Alex Sancton, (905) 565-6200 ext. 3949, (416)
               419-1321; Bill Kokesch, Associate Director, Media Relations,
               Health Partners International of Canada, (514) 717-4769 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6835.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES - "KILL THE RAT" RALLY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  York University, Sentinel Picket Line on Sentinel Road
               (North of Murray Rose Parkway)
    CONTACT:   Tyler Shipley, CUPE 3903 spokesperson, (647) 295-1674;
               Christina Rousseau, Chair, CUPE 3903, (416) 347-4502
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6828.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 13:45
    EVENT:     CRICKET CANADA AND SCOTIABANK INTRODUCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
               CRICKET PROGRAM TO HELP CREATE A NEW GENERATION OF PLAYERS AND
               FANS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  North Kipling Junior Middle School - Gymnasium, 2 Rowntree
               Road (just off Kipling Ave. between Finch and Steeles)
    CONTACT:   Patty Stathokostas, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416)
               866-3625; Atul Ahuja, Chief Executive Officer, Cricket Canada,
               (416) 898-7989
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/09/c6321.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     GREEN MUNICIPAL FUND ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE CITY OF VAUGHAN
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Council Chambers, City of Vaughan Civic Centre, 2141 Major
               MacKenzie Drive (Maple)
    CONTACT:   Dave Weatherall, (613) 907-6294; Madeline Zito, (905)
               832-8585, extension 8027
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6704.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN RELIGIOUS CONFERENCE NEWS CONFERENCE - HUMAN
               TRAFFICKING AND THE 2010 OLYMPIC GAMES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Centre des Jeunes, 101 Parent Avenue
    CONTACT:   Louise Stafford, FSP, CRC Communications, (514) 259-0856,
               ext. 109, Cell: (514) 606-0856, (613) 241-7515 (Ottawa) - on
               January 13 starting at 11:00AM only; Bill Kokesch,
               Communications Associate, Cell: (514) 717-4769
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5537.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY TEACHERS REPRESENTATIVES
               AVAILABLE TO SPEAK WITH REGINA MEDIA ABOUT CENSURE OF FIRST
               NATIONS UNIVERSITY OF CANADA
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  URFA boardroom, Campion College, room 122, University of
               Regina
    CONTACT:   James Turk, CAUT executive director, mobile (613) 277-0488;
               Kerry Pither, CAUT communications officer, (613) 726-5186,
               mobile (613) 294-2203
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6716.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CRICKET CANADA AND SCOTIABANK INTRODUCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
               CRICKET PROGRAM TO CREATE A NEW GENERATION OF PLAYERS AND
               FANS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Crossing Park School - Gymnasium, 500 Martindale Blvd N.E.
    CONTACT:   Deborah Spence, (403) 254-6830
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/09/c6319.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     CRICKET CANADA AND SCOTIABANK INTRODUCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
               CRICKET PROGRAM TO HELP CREATE A NEW GENERATION OF PLAYERS AND
               FANS
    CITY:      ABBOTSFORD
    LOCATION:  Eugene Reimer Middle School, 3433 Firhill Drive
    CONTACT:   Michelle Cobb, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (778) 668-2995;
               Vimal Hardat, President, Cricket BC, (778) 242-7653
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/09/c6308.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      January 13
    EVENT:     BMO CAPITAL MARKETS HOSTS NORTH AMERICAN UNCONVENTIONAL GAS
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
    http://www.bmocm.com/conferences/UnconventionalGasConference2009
    CONTACT:   Orli Namian, Toronto, (416) 867-4914; Holly Holt, New York,
               (646) 919-8629
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/09/c6293.html

    DATE:      January 13
    EVENT:     OILSANDS QUEST PRESENTS A CORPORATE UPDATE AT INSIGHT
               CANADIAN OIL SANDS SUMMIT
    INTERNET:  www.oilsandsquest.com
    CONTACT:   Paul K. O'Donoghue, MBA, Vice President, Investor Relations
               and Corporate Planning, Investor Line: (403) 263-1623
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5756.html

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ENCANA PRESENTS AT THE BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2009 NORTH
               AMERICAN UNCONVENTIONAL GAS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
   
http://www.bmocm.com/conferences/UnconventionalGasConference2009/webcast/defau
lt.aspx
    NOTES:     www.encana.com
    CONTACT:   EnCana Corporate Communications, Investor contact:
               Paul Gagne, Vice-President, Investor Relations, (403)
               645-4737; Ryder McRitchie, Manager, Investor Relations,
               (403) 645-2007; Susan Grey, Manager, Investor Relations,
               (403) 645-4751; Media contact: Alan Boras, Manager, Media
               Relations, (403) 645-4747
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6363.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     PROGRESS ENERGY PRESENTS AT BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2009 NORTH
               AMERICAN UNCONVENTIONAL GAS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
   
www.bmocm.com/conferences/UnconventionalGasConference2009/webcast/default.aspx
    CONTACT:   Greg Kist, Vice President, Investor Relations and Marketing,
               Phone: (403) 539-1809
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6423.html

    DATE:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TVO'S YOUR VOICE INTERACTIVE WEBCAST DISCUSSION ON
               ALZHEIMER'S AND CHILDREN'S BRAINS
    INTERNET:  tvoparents.com
    CONTACT:   Angela Garde, (416) 484-2600 ext. 2305
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2008/18/c2845.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EXFO FIRST-QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.EXFO.com/investors
    PHONE NO.: (416) 620-2416
    CONTACT:   Vance Oliver, Manager, Investor Relations, (418) 683-0913,
               Ext. 3733
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2008/16/c2233.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      January 13
    EVENT:     BMO CAPITAL MARKETS HOSTS NORTH AMERICAN UNCONVENTIONAL GAS
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK CITY
    LOCATION:  Millennium Broadway Hotel
    NOTES:     Media interested in attending the event and/or scheduling an
               interview are asked to call (212) 885-4153 or (416) 867-3996.
    CONTACT:   Orli Namian, Toronto, (416) 867-4914; Holly Holt, New York,
               (646) 919-8629
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/09/c6293.html

    DATE:      January 13 - January 14
    EVENT:     VICTHOM PARTICIPATES IN THE ONEMEDPLACE FINANCE FORUM
    CITY:      SAN FRANCISCO
    LOCATION:  Sir Francis Drake Hotel, 450 Powell Street
    NOTES:     Nader Kameli, Chief Operating Officer of Victhom's
               Neurobionix division, will be presenting on Tuesday, January
               13 at 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time
    CONTACT:   Normand Rivard, Acting President & CFO, Victhom Human
               Bionics Inc., (418) 872-5665
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5647.html

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