CNW Daybook for Tuesday, March 4, 2008



    TORONTO, March 4 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      March 1 - March 9
    EVENT:     ROBOFOLLIES, THREE IMAX. FILMS, SIX INTERACTIVE
               ENVIRONMENTS... SPRING BREAK WILL BE A BLAST!
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Science Centre
    CONTACT:   Catherine Giroux, Media Relations Co-ordinator, Old Port of
               Montréal Corporation, (514) 283-8085
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/01/c7694.html

    DATE:      March 3 - March 9
    EVENT:     THE ELECTRIUM, HYDRO-QUEBEC'S ELECTRICITY INTERPRETATION
               CENTRE, IS OFFERING A SPECIAL PROGRAM OF ACTIVITIES FOR THE
               MARCH BREAK
    CITY:      SAINTE-JULIE
    LOCATION:  Exit 128 off Highway 30
    CONTACT:   Guyane Perron, Press Officer, Hydro-Québec - Media and
               Emergency Communication Team, (514) 289-6699
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5608.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     BANK OF MONTREAL 190TH ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Main Ballroom, Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac, 1 rue des
               Carrieres
    CONTACT:   For Media Enquires: Ralph Marranca, Toronto, (416) 867-3996;
               Ronald Monet, Montreal, (514) 877-1101; For Investor
               Relations Enquiries: Viki Lazaris, Toronto, (416) 867-6656;
               Steven Bonin, Toronto, (416) 867-5452
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/30/c5080.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      March 4
    EVENT:     CNA AND CMA MEDIA AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN HEALTH REPORTING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Chateau Laurier
    CONTACT:   Ms. Tina Grznar, Canadian Nurses Association, (613) 237-2159
               ext. 283; Mr. Lesly Bauer, Canadian Medical Association,
               (613) 731-8610 ext. 2288
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2410.html

    DATE:      March 4 - March 5
    EVENT:     POLICY CONSENSUS FORUM ON OBESITY AND THE IMPACT OF
               MARKETING ON CHILDREN
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Marriott Hotel, 100 Kent Street
    CONTACT:   Aurélie Walsh, Blueprint Public Relations, (613) 237-7400
               Ext. 23, cell (613) 797-4259
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/28/c7052.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     LOCK-UP: THE BANK OF CANADA WILL ANNOUNCE ITS DECISION ON
               THE TARGET FOR THE OVERNIGHT RATE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  At the Bank's head office (Please use the East Tower
               entrance at 234 Wellington Street and proceed to the
               reception desk. Be sure to have your press card with you.)
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7666.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     CLINIC FROM CANADA'S DOCTORS - HOUSE CALL ON PARLIAMENT HILL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Room 602, Centre Block, House of Commons
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, (613) 731-8610, 1-800-663-7336 ext. 1266,
               Cell.: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7591.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 10:00
    EVENT:     SYMPOSIUM SEEKS SOLUTIONS TO ONTARIO'S SKILLS SHORTAGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Hotel, Dominion Ballroom, 123 Queen St. West
    CONTACT:   Darrell Neufeld, Senior Communications Officer,
               (416) 596-0744, ext. 242
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/28/c7119.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - BUSINESS CONTINUITY AND
               PANDEMIC PREPAREDNESS: BUILDING RESILIENCE TO NEW THREATS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay St
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7543.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S WEEK - MEET THE 2008 WOMEN OF
               DISTINCTION BEFORE THE
               REST OF TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  68 Bergamot Ave. (off Islington Ave. north of HWY 401)
    CONTACT:   Amanda Dale, (416) 961-8100, x350
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/03/c8184.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE CRFA SHOW - CANADA'S LARGEST EVER FOOD AND HOSPITALITY
               EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre (Exhibition Place)
    CONTACT:   Jeni Armstrong, CRFA Communications Specialist,
               1-800-387-5649, ext. 4254
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c6013.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH CARE SERVICES WITH NO WAITING PERIOD: CUBA AS A
               SOLUTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Days Hotel & Conference Centre, Toronto Downtown, 30 Carlton
               Street, "WELLESLEY Room"
    CONTACT:   Health Services International(HSI), (418)479-2942, fax
               (418)479-2617
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5936.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE JOSEE VERNER WILL ANNOUNCE FUNDING TO SERVE
               THE NEEDS OF WOMEN ACROSS THE COUNTRY AS PART OF A
               PRESENTATION BEING MADE TO STUDENTS PARTICIPATING IN
               ENCOUNTERS WITH CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Grande Salle, Terry Fox Canadian Youth Centre, 1805 Gaspé
               Avenue
    CONTACT:   Dominic Gosselin, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Canadian Heritage, Status of Women and Official Languages,
               (819) 997-7788
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2008/03/c8321.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 11:45
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL CHEQUE PRESENTATION: CORBY DISTILLERIES LIMITED
               DONATES A PORTION OF HOLIDAY GIFT PACK SALES TO THE ONTARIO
               ASSOCIATION OF FOOD BANKS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Corby's Head Office, 193 Yonge Street (at Queen)
    CONTACT:   Megan Matthews, Harbinger, (416) 960-5100 x232 OR Jacqui
               Mazereeuw, Harbinger, (416) 960-5100 x249
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/03/c7646.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT
               PROTECTING ONTARIANS FROM DISEASE OUTBREAKS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Centre - Collaboration Centre Auditorium (Lower Concourse
               Level) 101 College Street
    CONTACT:   Laurel Ostfield, Minister's Office, (416) 212-4048; David
               Jensen, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/03/c8307.html

    TIME:      13:15
    EVENT:     GREATER TORONTO AIRPORTS AUTHORITY (GTAA) - AIRPORT BRANDING
               CAMPAIGN LAUNCH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Pearson International Airport, Terminal 3 -
               Departures Level, Grand Hall, GTAA Information Booth - across
               from 300 series check-in counters and adjacent to Cookies By
               George
    CONTACT:   GTAA Media Office, (416) 776-3709
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/03/c8040.html

    TIME:      13:15
    EVENT:     GTAA - AIRPORT BRANDING CAMPAIGN LAUNCH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Pearson International Airport, Terminal 3 -
               Departures Level, Grand Hall, GTAA Information Booth -
               across from 300 series check-in counters and adjacent to
               Cookies By George
    CONTACT:   GTAA Media Office, (416) 776-3709
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/29/c7574.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     PHIL FONTAINE, NATIONAL CHIEF OF THE ASSEMBLY OF FIRST
               NATIONS (AFN), AND PATRICIA DILLON, PRESIDENT OF THE
               PROSPECTORS AND DEVELOPERS ASSOCIATION OF CANADA (PDAC),
               SIGN A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THEIR RESPECTIVE
               ORGANIZATIONS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ceremonial Circle at the ground floor entrance of the South
               Building of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 222 Bremner
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Philip Bousquet, Director, Sustainability, PDAC, telephone
               (647) 338-5667; Bryan Hendry, Senior Policy Advisor,
               Assembly of First Nations, telephone (613) 293-6106
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/03/c8059.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     IABC/TORONTO'S CORPORATE MATCHMAKING SEMINAR AND NETWORKING
               EVENT TO OFFER UNIQUE INSIGHT FOR MARKETERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Myth, 417 Danforth Avenue
    NOTES:     Following the seminar, the "Perfect Match" munch 'n' mingle
               will run
               from 6 to 8:30 p.m
    CONTACT:   Mark Nusca, IABC Volunteer, at (416) 422-7179
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9092.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     HAMILTON MITSUBISHI DEALERSHIP TO OFFICIALLY OPEN ITS DOORS
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Hamilton Mitsubishi, 1515 Upper James Street, Hamilton,
               Ontario
    CONTACT:   Susan Elliott, Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada, Inc.,
               Manager, Corporate and Product Communications, Phone: (905)
               833-0826; Jacquie Adams, Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada,
               Inc., Phone: (416) 995-0308
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/03/c8230.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN OLYMPIC SCHOOL PROGRAM LAUNCH
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  Lord Byng Elementary School, 3711 Georgia Street
    CONTACT:   Steve Keogh, Manager, Communications, Canadian Olympic
               Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4146, Cell: (416) 806-3949;
               Jackie Braden, Manager, Media Relations, RBC, Phone:
               (416) 974-2124
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/28/c7287.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      06:30 - 06:35 Eastern
               13:15 - 13:20 Eastern
    EVENT:     AUDIO CLIPS VIA CNW GROUP LTD - CHANGE CLOCKS, CHANGE
               BATTERIES, CHANGE FIRE SAFETY HABITS
    CO-ORDS:   CO-ORDINATES: BN Channel 6
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO, (416) 863-9350
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/03/c8477.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK TO HOLD FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560 (please call five to 15 minutes in advance)
    CONTACT:   Patty Stathokostas, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-3625
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5753.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAJOR DRILLING REPORTS RECORD THIRD QUARTER REVENUE AND
               PROFITS
    INTERNET:  www.majordrilling.com and click the attached link
    CONTACT:   Denis Larocque, Chief Financial Officer, (506) 857-8636
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/04/c8292.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAJOR DRILLING GROUP INTERNATIONAL INC. - THIRD QUARTER
               RESULTS WEB CAST/CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  Go to www.majordrilling.com and click on the attached link,
               or go directly to the
               CNW Group web site at www.newswire.ca for directions
    PHONE NO.: (416)-644-3418
    CONTACT:   Chantal Melanson, (506) 857-8636
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5959.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     BMO ANNUAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.bmo.com/investorrelations
    PHONE NO.: 1 (866) 223-7781  or (416) 641-6118
    NOTES:     News Media Briefing follows immediately after the Annual
               Meeting
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: Ralph Marranca, Toronto, (416) 867-3996;
               Ronald Monet, Montreal, (514) 877-1101; Amy Yuhn, Chicago,
               (312) 461-2478; Investor Relations: Viki Lazaris, Toronto,
               (416) 867-6656; Steven Bonin, Toronto, (416) 867-5452;
               Krista White, Toronto, (416) 867-7019
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4364.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TERAGO HOLDS INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.terago.ca or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Bryan Boyd, President and CEO, Telephone: (905) 707-0788;
               Gerry O'Reilly, Chief Financial Officer, Telephone: (905)
               707-0788
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5235.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HIGHGROUND CAPITAL CORP. HOLDS AN EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: Toll free within North America: 1-800-595-8550 or local
               416-644-3420
    CONTACT:   Jeff Norman, TEL: (905) 465-4547; or Greg Owttrim, TEL:
               (905) 465-4535
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6807.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PRISZM INCOME FUND TO PRESENT FOURTH QUARTER 2007 FINANCIAL
               RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2114860
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7571 or (416)-644-3414
    CONTACT:   Analysts and Investors: Trish Moran, (416) 739-2906,
               trish.moran@priszm.com; Media: Wilcox Group,
               (416) 203-6666, priszm@wilcoxgroup.com
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5703.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TERAGO FISCAL 2007 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.terago.ca or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3419 or 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Bryan Boyd, President and CEO, Telephone: (905) 707-0788;
               Gerry O'Reilly, Chief Financial Officer, Telephone: (905)
               707-0788
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/04/c8464.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     QUEBEC NETWORK ON CONTINENTAL INTEGRATION - NEW DOCUMENT
               EXPOSES NAFTA FLAWS AND OUTLINES TRADE OPTIONS FOR NORTH
               AMERICA
    INTERNET:  www.art-us.org
    CONTACT:   In the United States: Tom Loudon, Alliance for Responsible
               Trade, (301) 699-0042; In Canada: John Dillon, Common
               Frontiers-Canada, (416) 463-5312 ext. 231; In Quebec:
               Pierre-Yves Serinet/Normand Pépin, Quebec Network on
               Continental Integration (RQIC), (514) 276-1075/(514)
               217-6529; In Mexico: Alejandro Villamar, (English) Mexican
               Action Network on Free Trade (RMALC), (52) (55) 5356-0599
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/03/c8182.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FIRST QUARTER INVESTOR COMMUNITY CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.bmo.com/investorrelations
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-789-0089 or (416) 695-9753
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: Ralph Marranca, Toronto, (416) 867-3996;
               Ronald Monet, Montreal, (514) 877-1101; Amy Yuhn, Chicago,
               (312) 461-2478; Investor Relations: Viki Lazaris, Toronto,
               (416) 867-6656; Steven Bonin, Toronto, (416) 867-5452;
               Krista White, Toronto, (416) 867-7019
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c4364.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     AEROPLAN INCOME FUND WILL HOLD A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS
               2007 YEAR-END AND FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://events.startcast.com/events/20/B0058
    PHONE NO.: Toll free: 1-866-696-5910, pass code: 3238698#
               Toronto area: 416-340-2217, pass code: 3238698#
    CONTACT:   Michèle Meier (for media), (514) 205-7028; Trish Moran (for
               analysts), (416) 352-3728
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5850.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      March 3 - March 6
    EVENT:     XENOS FEATURES SOLUTIONS AT AIIM INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION &
               CONFERENCE 2008
    CITY:      BOSTON
    LOCATION:  Xenos Booth 2565 - Boston Convention & Exposition Center
    CONTACT:   Editorial Contact: Graham Barker, Xenos Group Inc., (905)
               763-5103; Investor Relations, Contact: Cory Pala, Xenos
               Group Inc., (416) 657-2400
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c4986.html

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