CNW Daybook for Tuesday, June 8, 2010

TORONTO, June 7 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    NATIONAL

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL SUN AWARENESS WEEK 2010
    CITY:      VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  various locations
    NOTES:     Please see press release for locations
    CONTACT:   Sue Sherlock, (604) 985-9184 or cell (604) 753-9929
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/04/c2000.html
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    QUEBEC

    DATE:      June 7 - June 8
    EVENT:     THE FIRST-EVER CANADIAN STROKE CONGRESS
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  QUEBEC CITY CONVENTION CENTRE
    CONTACT:   Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation, (613) 569-4361
               x 273; To book interviews, please contact: Hémisphère
               Relations Publiques: Marie-José Bégin, (514) 994-0802
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2010/25/c6049.html

    DATE:      June 7 - June 10
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE AMERICAS/CONFERENCE OF
               MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Bonaventure Hotel, 900 de La Gauchetiere W
    CONTACT:   Media accreditation: Kristin Gable, (514) 282-4841; André
               Bouthillier, (514) 895-0127
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/03/c9834.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/07/c2565.html

    DATE:      June 7 - June 13
    EVENT:     AUTO SHOW - PART OF THE CANADIAN F1 GRAND PRIX WEEK
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Ville Marie
    CONTACT:   Pierre Robitaille, PR-EVALUATION, (514) 962-5660
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/01/c8829.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN STROKE CONGRESS OPENING CEREMONY; KEYNOTE LECTURE
               AND STROKE ANNOUNCEMENT BY QUEBEC HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES
               MINISTER DR. YVES BOLDUC
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Quebec City Convention Centre, Room 200 C, 1000 Blvd. Rene
               Levesque Est
    CONTACT:   Hémisphère Relations Publiques, Marie-José Bégin, T: (514)
               994-0802
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/03/c9583.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - ONE-DAY SEMINAR
               ENTITLED "MAJOR PROJECTS, PRIME TIMES FOR PUBLIC CONSULTATION"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre Saint-Pierre, 1212 Panet Street
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/03/c9714.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/07/c2364.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CLARIDGE  - PRESS CONFERENCE - INAUGURATION OF LE SEVILLE'S
               BUILDING SITE NEAR THE OLD MONTREAL FORUM IN THE PRESENCE
               OF MAYOR OF MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  On the northwest corner of Ste. Catherine St. West and
               Chomedey St.
    CONTACT:   and/or to confirm your attendance: Annie Paré, Cohn & Wolfe
               Montréal, (514) 845-2257 x227
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/07/c2414.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     THE RELEASE OF EDUCATION FOR ALL: WHAT WOULD IT TAKE TO
               BECOME A SUCCESS?
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montreal Bonaventure Hotel, 900 rue de la Gauchetière
               Ouest
    CONTACT:   Caroline Liguori, (613) 297-5300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/07/c2035.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     THE OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTRÉAL LAUNCHES THE
               SECOND VOLUME OF ITS "CAHIERS DE L'OFFICE" AT ITS SEMINAR
               ON MAJOR PROJECTS AND PUBLIC CONSULTATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre Saint-Pierre, 1212 Panet Street
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell.: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/07/c2634.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      June 2 - June 8
    EVENT:     MAN IN THE MIRROR AT FALLSVIEW CASINO RESORT
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Fallsview Casino Resort
    CONTACT:   Elaine Christenson, Communications, Direct: (905) 371-7538
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/08/c7872.html

    DATE:      June 6 - June 9
    EVENT:     CANADIAN MULTIDISCIPLINARY ROAD SAFETY CONFERENCE (CMRSC)
               HOSTED BY THE CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF ROAD SAFETY
               PROFESSIONALS
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Niagara Falls Hilton Hotel, 6361 Fallsview Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Jeff Suggett, Conference Co-Chair, (905) 688-7770 ext. 5412
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/02/c9226.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 10
    EVENT:     ANISHINABEK NATION ANNUAL GRAND COUNCIL ASSEMBLY
    CITY:      FORT WILLIAM FIRST NATION
    LOCATION:  Mount McKay
    CONTACT:   Marci Becking, Communications Officer, Union of Ontario
               Indians, Phone: (705) 497-9127 (ext. 2290), Cell: (705)
               494-0735
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/07/c2677.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 09:00
    EVENT:     VIVANEXT ADVANCES IN NEWMARKET - LAUNCHES RETRIEVAL PROJECT
               WITH HABITAT FOR HUMANITY YORK REGION
    CITY:      NEWMARKET
    LOCATION:  560 Davis Drive
    CONTACT:   Dale Albers, York Region Rapid Transit Corporation, Cell:
               (416) 206-3716
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/04/c9951.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA CONFERENCE LAUNCHING THE LARGEST APPROVED SOLAR-PANEL
               PARTNERSHIP IN CANADA
    CITY:      BRANTFORD
    LOCATION:  Pauline Johnson Collegiate & Vocational School (Cafeteria)
               627 Colborne St. E
    CONTACT:   Tony Iavarone, Manager, Communications & Community Relations,
               Grand Erie District School Board, (519) 756-6306, ext. 281147,
               Cell: (519) 732-1005, Toll-free: 1-888-548-8878
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/02/c9227.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     GOODWILL CELEBRATES 75TH ANNIVERSARY AND OPENS A NEW
               FLAGSHIP LOCATION
    CITY:      ETOBICOKE
    LOCATION:  Goodwill Community Store and Donation Drive-Thru, 871
               Islington Ave.
    CONTACT:   Julia Dyck, Advisor, Communications and External Relations,
               Goodwill Greater Toronto, Central and Eastern Ontario, Tel:
               (416) 455-1959
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/04/c9994.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     UNVEILING OF 2010 BRANTFORD CIGARETTE BUTT STUDY FINDINGS
               AND ANTI-CONTRABAND TOBACCO CAMPAIGN BY CONVENIENCE STORE
               OWNERS
    CITY:      BRANTFORD
    LOCATION:  Euro Convenience, 72 Charing Cross
    CONTACT:   Dianna Eakins, Media Contact, Canadian Convenience Stores
               Association (CCSA), T. (905) 630-4208
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/07/c2765.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     HABITAT TORONTO 225TH AFFORDABLE HOME GROUNDBREAKING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  4572 Kingston Road (Kingston Road & Morningside Avenue)
    CONTACT:   Neil Hetherington, Chief Executive Officer, Habitat for
               Humanity Toronto, office: (416) 755-7353 ext 223, cell: (416)
               436-4190; Joanna M. Dwyer, Marketing and Communications
               Associate, Habitat for Humanity Toronto, office: (416) 755-
               7353, ext. 228
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/02/c9303.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     HY-DRIVE ANNUAL GENERAL & SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Hy-Drive's offices, 6705 Millcreek Drive, Unit 4
    CONTACT:   Fred M. Florence, COO & CFO, Hy-Drive Technologies Ltd.,
               Tel: (905) 542-3024 ext. 257
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/03/c9730.html
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    SASKATCHEWAN

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY LEADERS RELEASE NEW FORECAST
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Saskatchewan Construction Association, 1939 Elphinstone St.,
               Boardroom
    CONTACT:   Sid Matthews, Construction Sector Council Saskatchewan,
               (306) 352-7909
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/04/c9763.html
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    ALBERTA

    DATE:      June 7 - June 10
    EVENT:     CALGARY'S GLOBAL PETROLEUM SHOW KICKS OFF
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Shauna MacDonald, Brookline Public Relations, Inc., W: (403)
               538-5645, C: (403) 585-4570; Elizabeth Westersund, Brookline
               Public Relations, Inc., W: (403) 538-5641, ext. 106, C:
               (403) 461-9399; Vanessa Ciccone, Brookline Public Relations
               for GPS 2010, W: (403) 538-5641, ext. 111, C: (403) 606-8577
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/07/c2584.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2010/05/c8725.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     EDMONTON DERMATOLOGISTS OFFER FREE SKIN CANCER SCREENINGS AT
               SUN AWARENESS EVENT
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Edmonton City Centre, Pedway Level, a vacant retail outlet
               located  towards the Bay. Edmonton City Centre is located at
               10200- 102 Ave.
    CONTACT:   Sue Sherlock, Communications Officer, Sun Awareness Program,
               Canadian Dermatology Association, Office: (604) 985-9184,
               Cell: (604) 753-9929
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/04/c2149.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    DATE:      June 8 - June 10
    EVENT:     LOYALTYONE ADDRESSES LEADING INNOVATIONS IN SUSTAINABILITY
               AT THE CAGBC NATIONAL CONFERENCE 2010
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Carrie Makrigiannis; Jennifer Hills, (416) 920-900; For
               Speaking Engagements: Lisa Biank Fasig; Sara Miller, (513)
               231-5115
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2010/21/c4619.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    DATE:      June 8 - June 10
    EVENT:     ANISHINABEK NATION ANNUAL GRAND COUNCIL ASSEMBLY
    INTERNET:  www.anishinabek.ca
    CONTACT:   Marci Becking, Communications Officer, Union of Ontario
               Indians, Phone: (705) 497-9127 (ext. 2290), Cell: (705) 494-
               0735
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/07/c2677.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HUMAN RIGHTS 101 ELEARNING GOES LIVE
    INTERNET:  rtsp://xserve1.scar.utoronto.ca/elearning.sdp
    CONTACT:   Afroze Edwards, Sr. Communications Officer, Ontario Human
               Rights Commission, (416) 314-4528; Eleni Kanavas, Media
               Coordinator, University of Toronto Scarborough, (416)
               208-5149
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/06/c2320.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HY-DRIVE ANNUAL GENERAL & SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  www.hy-drive.com or
http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=204657&s=1&k=01789FF47FFFB80C9AE292D764896D75
    PHONE NO.: 647-427-7450 or 888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Fred M. Florence, COO & CFO, Hy-Drive Technologies Ltd.,
               Tel: (905) 542-3024 ext. 257
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2010/03/c9730.html

    TIME:      16:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRANSCONTINENTAL - RELEASE OF SECOND QUARTER RESULTS AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.transcontinental.com
    PHONE NO.: 514-807-9895 or 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Jennifer F. McCaughey, Director, Investor Relations, (514)
               954-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2010/26/c6676.html
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    USA

    DATE:      June 4 - June 8
    EVENT:     DATA FROM ONCOGENEX PHARMACEUTICALS' PRODUCT CANDIDATE
               OGX-427 PRESENTED AT THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY
               ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      CHICAGO
    LOCATION:  McCormick Place Convention Center
    CONTACT:   OncoGenex Contact: Scott Cormack, President & CEO, (604)
               630-5400; Media and Investor Contact: Jason Spark, Porter
               Novelli Life Sciences, (619) 849-6005
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c4934.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 12:00 Central
    EVENT:     AETERNA ZENTARIS INC. PRESENTS DATA ON LEAD ANTICANCER
               COMPOUND PERIFOSINE AT THE ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN
               SOCIETY OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY (ASCO)
    CITY:      CHICAGO
    LOCATION:  McCormick Place, S403 (poster discussion in S406)
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: Paul Burroughs, Director of Communications,
               (418) 652-8525 ext. 406
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2010/21/c5656.html

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