CNW Daybook for Tuesday, June 24, 2008



    TORONTO, June 24 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON. BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 23 - June 26
    EVENT:     MEDIA ACTIVITIES RELATED TO PUBLIC AUCTIONS PRESENTED BY THE
               RITZ-CARLTON MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Ritz-Carlton Montréal, Palm Court, ground floor, 1228
               Sherbrooke St. West
    CONTACT:   Robitaille, (514) 843-2354, Cell: (514) 220-4979
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/20/?.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/20/c6596.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 16 - June 27
    EVENT:     20 JOURNEYS PHOTO EXHIBIT AT TORONTO REFERENCE LIBRARY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Reference Library. 789 Yonge Street, Main Floor
    CONTACT:   Lillian Manea, Communications Manager, TRIEC, (416) 944-1946
               x 240; Blaine McKenzie, Communications Officer, Toronto
               Public Library, (416) 393-7219
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c5486.html

    DATE:      June 22 - June 26
    EVENT:     METRO TORONTO CONVENTION CENTRE HOSTS THE MILLION DOLLAR
               ROUND TABLE'S (MDRT) ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Christine Chiu, Marketing Manager, MTCC, (416) 585-8106;
               Jessica Butera, Communications Manager, Million Dollar Round
               Table, (847) 692-6378, (416) 585-3551
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5375.html

    TIME:      07:15
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY FORUM ON PATIENT SAFETY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Michener Institute auditorium
               222 St. Patrick Street (University and Dundas)
    CONTACT:   For media registration and interviews: Iliana Arapis,
               (416) 596-3120, Senior Director, Communications and PR or
               Katie Schrank, Communications Associate, (416) 596-3101 ext.
               3482
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c4982.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     COME CELEBRATE THE 28 ORGANIZATIONS AND PEOPLE THAT ARE
               CREATING POSITIVE CHANGE IN THE TORONTO COMMUNITY, PROMOTING
               THE VITALITY OF TORONTO AND MAKING IT THE BEST PLACE TO
               LIVE, WORK, LEARN AND GROW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  CBC Atrium, 250 - Front street West
    CONTACT:   Carole Boivin, VP Marketing, Communications and Donor
               Services, Toronto Community Foundation, Tel: (416) 921-2035
               ext. 212
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/23/c6895.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY SAFETY AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES MINISTER RICK
               BARTOLUCCI ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL FUNDING TO TACKLE GUNS,
               GANGS AND ORGANIZED CRIME ON TORONTO'S STREETS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Police Headquarters, Main Lobby, 40 College Street
    CONTACT:   Laura Blondeau, Minister's Office, (416) 325-4973; Anthony
               Brown, Communications Branch, (416) 314-7772
    URL: http://ogov.newswire.ca/ontario/GONE/2008/06/23/c6879.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CENTENNIAL COLLEGE CHALLENGES STUDENTS TO JOIN THE HUMAN
               RACE.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Field House at The Berkeley (315 Queen Street East)
    CONTACT:   Flex PR, Laurie Hall, (416) 696-5554; or Heather Ward,
               (416) 909-4328
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/23/c7098.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     TORONTO CITY SUMMIT ALLIANCE UNVEILS GREENING GREATER TORONTO
               INITIATIVE TO HELP THE GTA BECOME THE GREENEST CITY REGION
               IN NORTH AMERICA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Steamwhistle Brewing Company,  The Roundhouse, 255
               Bremner Blvd, Toronto  (just south of the CN Tower)
    CONTACT:   Emma Jowett, Counsel Public Relations, Tel: (416) 961-5898
               x 217
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/23/c6827.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     JOIN US FOR A BBQ LUNCH AND SOME FUN ON THE BEACH AND GET A
               SNEAK-PEEK OF THE DELTA CHELSEA'S NEWEST ATTRACTION ON
               TORONTO ISLAND PARK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Island Park, Manitou Beach
    CONTACT:   Tracy Ford, Public Relations Manager, (416) 585-4396
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5363.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE DEMOLITION AND RE-DEVELOPMENT CEREMONY OF THE 500,000
               SQUARE FOOT FACILITY AT THE PHILLIPS CABLE PLANT IN BROCKVILLE
    CITY:      BROCKVILLE
    LOCATION:  Phillips Cable Plant
    CONTACT:   Don Bremner, 1-800-894-4924
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/23/c6921.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     DAILY BREAD TO RELEASE REPORT OF PEOPLE STRUGGLING WITH
               HUNGER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Daily Bread Food Bank
               191 New Toronto Street (off Islington, North of Lake Shore)
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Chackal, T: (416) 203-0050 ext. 238,
               M: (416) 450-2196
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/19/c6122.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     ST. JOHN AMBULANCE, FEDERAL DISTRICT WILL RECOGNIZE 125
               YEARS OF VOLUNTARY SERVICE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  City Hall
    CONTACT:   Ann Ralph, CEO, St. John Ambulance, Federal District,
               (613) 722-2002 ext. 210
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/19/c6099.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      08:00 - 16:30
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD AND WESTERN PROVINCIAL REGULATORS HOST
               INTEGRITY MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Hearing Room (4th floor), MPUB office - 330 Portage Ave
    CONTACT:   Lauren Hopkins, Communications Officer, National Energy
               Board, Telephone: (403) 299-3712; Lee Shanks, Manager,
               External Relations and Communications, B.C. Oil and Gas
               Commission, Telephone: (250) 261-2097; Bob Ellis, Director,
               Public Affairs, Saskatchewan Ministry of Energy and
               Resources, Telephone: (306) 787-1691; Gerry Barron,
               Associate Secretary, Manitoba Public Utilities Board,
               Telephone: (204) 945-2639
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/13/c8117.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      June 24 - June 28
    EVENT:     PAEDIATRICIANS GATHER TO DISCUSS HOT TOPICS IN CHILD AND
               YOUTH HEALTH
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Empress and the Victoria Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Emma Wadland, Communications Coordinator, Canadian
               Paediatric Society, (613) 526-9397 ext. 247; On-site in
               Victoria (June 24 - 28): Christine LaRocque, Senior Writer,
               Public Education, (613) 850-4868
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/23/c6886.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     ROUNDTABLE CONFERENCE ON NATURAL SUBSTANCES AND METHODS
               ADJUVANTS TO STANDARD TREATMENT FOR CANCER HOSTED BY MALONY
               SHRIVASTAVA MEMORIAL FOUNDATION (MSMF)
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Liu Institute for Global Issues @ UBC, 6476 NW Marine
               Drive
    CONTACT:   Dr. Sunil Chacko, Telephone: (604) 689-9992
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c5044.html

    TIME:      10:00, 13:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER HOSTS THE OLYMPIC ACADEMY OF CANADA JUNE 21 TO 27
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Ponderosa Centre, 2071 West Mall, University of British
               Columbia
    CONTACT:   Steve Keogh, Director, Communications, Canadian Olympic
               Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4146, Cell: (416) 806-3949
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/19/c6179.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 21:00
    EVENT:     VANOC GAME PLAN 2008 - HILLCREST/RILEY PARK
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Riley Park Community Centre, 50 East 30th Avenue
    CONTACT:   www.vancouver2010.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c5116.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TIO NETWORKS Q3-2008 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 in Toronto, or Toll free 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Derek Lai - Acting CFO - TIO Networks, Tel: (604) 298-4636,
               Ext. 269; John Lewis, Business Development - TIO Networks,
               Tel: (416) 364-2266
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/16/c4434.html

    TIME:      11:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     SXC HEALTH SOLUTIONS PRESENTS AT THE JEFFERIES 2ND ANNUAL
               HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.wsw.com/webcast/jeff26/sxci
    CONTACT:   Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, SXC Health Solutions,
               Inc., Tel: (630) 577-3206; Dave Mason, Investor Relations,
               The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 237; Susan
               Noonan, Investor Relations - U.S., The SAN Group, LLC,
               (212) 966-3650
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5442.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      June 24
    EVENT:     ICRON PRESIDENT & CEO SPEAKS AT CONNECTIONS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      SANTA CLARA
    LOCATION:  Santa Clara Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Brigitta Shore, Phone: (604) 729-9479
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/12/c3365.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 18:00 Central
    EVENT:     TMX GROUP HOLDS AN INFORMATION SESSION IN MINNEAPOLIS
    CITY:      MINNEAPOLIS
    LOCATION:  The Marquette Hotel, 7th & Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis,
               MN 55402
    CONTACT:   Esther Koo, Southard Communications, (212) 777-2220
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/20/c6384.html

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