CNW Daybook for Tuesday, October 9, 2007



    TORONTO, Oct. 9 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE
    CITY:      ELMSDALE
    LOCATION:  Elmsdale Library
               East Hants Resource Centre
               15 Commerce Court
    CONTACT:   Dan Dugas, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Honourable Peter Mackay, Minister of National Defence and
               Minister of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency,
               (613) 996-8553; Infrastructure
               Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9456.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH CARE UNIONS TO HOLD REGIONAL MEETINGS ON STRIKE BAN
               LEGISLATION
    CITY:      SYDNEY
    LOCATION:  NS Community College
               Marconi Campus
               Room A-147
    CONTACT:   Rick Clarke, (NSFL), 454-6735; Danny Cavanagh, CUPE,
               957-0822; Joan Jessome, NSGEU, 471-4566; Janet Hazelton,
               NSNU, 456-2084; Shauna Wilcox, CAW, 1-800-591-7523; Gerard
               Higgins, SEIU, 455-1095; Dwayne Fitzgerald, IUOE, 539-5438;
               Fred Furlong, CUPW, 454-5812
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9269.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     CRTC TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Center
               Phase IV
               Outaouais room
               140 Promenade du Portage
    NOTES:     The estimated duration of this public hearing is 7 days
    CONTACT:   (819) 997-9403, Fax: (819) 997-4245, General Inquiries:
               (819) 997-0313, TDD: 819-994-0423, Fax: 819-994-0218,
               Toll-free # 1-877-249-CRTC (2782), TDD - Toll-free #
               1-877-909-CRTC (2782)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c8861.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNVEILS THE MAQUETTE OF A NEW PUBLIC ARTWORK BY
               PHOTOGRAPHER GENEVIEVE CADIEUX
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  FOFA Gallery
               Concordia University
               1515 St Catherine St. West
               Room EV 1.715
    CONTACT:   Tanya Churchmuch, Senior Media Relations Advisor, Concordia
               University, (514) 848-2424, ext. 2518, Cell: (514) 518-3336
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8466.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE CANADIAN AVIATION MAINTENANCE COUNCIL
               THROUGH THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA'S SECTOR COUNCIL PROGRAM
    CITY:      GASPE
    LOCATION:  Gaspé Municipal Airport
               60 Airport Street
    CONTACT:   (media only): Mark Quinlan, Director of
               Communications, Office of the Honourable Christian Paradis,
               (613) 759-1107; Lesley Harmer, Director of Communications,
               Office of Minister Solberg, (819) 994-2482; Media Relations
               Office, Human Resources and Social Development Canada, (819)
               994-5559
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9368.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF NANA, WHAT DO YOU SAY? BOOK ONE, A CHILDREN'S BOOK
               WRITTEN AND ILLUSTRATED BY AWARD-WINNING JAZZ
               VOCALIST RANEE LEE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Del Canale Bistro
               2496 West Notre-Dame
    CONTACT:   Florence Bolté, Pirouli, (450) 467-8909
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c8986.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL PAYS HOMAGE TO
               THE GREAT MONTREALERS 2007
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montréal City Hall, 275 Notre-Dame Street East
    NOTES:     Please confirm your attendance
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, Board of
               Trade of Metropolitan
               Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9127.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     MR. STEPHEN LEWIS, U.N. SPECIAL ENVOY FOR HIV/AIDS IN
               AFRICA, GIVES A FREE PUBLIC LECTURE ADDRESSING AIDS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Université de Montréal, Ernest-Cormier Auditorium,
               Roger-Gaudry  (principal) Pavilion, 2900 Edouard-Montpetit
    CONTACT:   Julie Gazaille, Press officer, Université de Montréal, (514)
               343-6796
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8411.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     SUBMISSION SESSION FOR PUBLIC CONSULTATION OF DRAFT POLICY
               AND IMPLEMENTATION ACTIONS FOR THE EQUALITY OF WOMEN AND MEN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  City Hall, 275, rue Notre-Dame Est
    CONTACT:   Mylène Bernard, Communications Officer, Service des
               communications et des relations avec les citoyens, (514)
               868-5103
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3687.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 9 - 11
    EVENT:     BEACHES WORLD TOUR CONFERENCE WELCOMES GLOBAL BEACH EXPERTS
               TO TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel, 525 Bay Street
    NOTES:     Registration is available online on the Blue Flag Canada web
               site: www.BlueFlag.ca
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Foulds, Environmental Defence, (416) 323-9521 ext.
               232; (647) 280-9521 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/13/c8490.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8295.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     EXPERTS GATHER TO EXPLORE GROUNDBREAKING DEVELOPMENTS IN
               CANCER CONTROL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
    CONTACT:   Nina Budman,Gabrielle Totesau, Budman and Associates, (416)
               515-7667
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/03/c8196.html

    TIME:      08:25
    EVENT:     ONTARIO PC PARTY LEADER JOHN TORY'S ITINERARY FOR TUESDAY
    CITY:      VARIOUS - SEE URL
    LOCATION:  Various - see URL
    CONTACT:   Lindsay Wallace
               (647) 722-1759
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/08/c9643.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 18:00
    EVENT:     6TH ANNUAL SMALL BUSINESS FORUM CELEBRATING ENTREPRENEURIAL
               SUCCESS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Marriott Hotel, Eaton Centre, 525 Bay
               Street
    CONTACT:   Frank Bedard, Manager, Enterprise Toronto, (416) 395-7474;
               Phil Smith, Manager, Centre of Entrepreneurship, Centennial
               College, (416) 438-2216, ext. 8580
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/26/c5231.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RCMP CAREER PRESENTATION
    CITY:      DUNNVILLE
    LOCATION:  Dunnville Legion, 305 Queen St.
    CONTACT:   Nathalie TESSIER, Central Region Recruiting, 1-877-888-0433
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/26/c5215.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     CUPE ONTARIO BUS MAKES FINAL ELECTION STOPS IN HAMILTON
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  1:00 p.m. : Paul Miller Campaign Office, 289 Queenston Rd.;
               2:00 p.m. : Andrea Horwath Campaign Office, 370 Main Street
               East; 3:00 p.m. : Bryan Adamczyk Campaign Office, 12-1001
               Rymal Rd. East
    CONTACT:   Tony Christiano, CUPE Ontario, (905) 741-3010; Fred Hahn,
               CUPE Ontario Secretary-Treasurer, (416) 540-3979; Valerie
               Dugale, CUPE Communications, (647) 225-3685
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/08/c9646.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 20:00
    EVENT:     BOOK LAUNCH EVENT BY THE MAN WHO SAVED THE ENERGIZER BUNNY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Steam Whistle Brewing, The Roundhouse, 255 Bremner Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Michelle Singh, (416) 895-3932
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/03/c7989.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     INDIGO BOOKS & MUSIC INC. HOSTS EXCLUSIVE ENTREPRENEUR SERIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife
               55 Bloor Street (Bay/Bloor)
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Rappaport, or Sandra D'Ambrosio, Edelman Public
               Relations, (416) 979-1120
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/11/c7276.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      October 9
    EVENT:     HEADS OF TORONTO STOCK EXCHANGE AND TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE HIT
               THE SPEAKING TOUR
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Small Explorers and Producers Association of Canada (SEPAC)
    CONTACT:   Steve Kee, Director, Media & Marketing, 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; Sylvin Gauthier, Information
               Coordinator, Montreal Office, (514) 788-2414
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9147.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 a.m. Eastern
    EVENT:     BIONICHE DISCUSSES USDA COMMENT ON E. COLI O157:H7 CATTLE
               VACCINE FIELD TRIAL - CONFERENCE CALL AND AUDIO WEB CAST
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414/ toll-free 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Shea, Corporate Communications & Investor
               Relations Manager, Bioniche Life Sciences Inc., Telephone:
               (613) 966-8058 ext. 1250, Cell: (613) 391-2097
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9247.html

    TIME:      13:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     TESCO CORPORATION PRESENTS AT THE NATIXIS BLEICHROEDER
               HIDDEN GEMS
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  Company's website
    CONTACT:   Anthony Tripodo, (713) 359-7000, Tesco Corporation
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9155.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     VASOGEN THIRD QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.vasogen.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6124, Toll free 1-866-300-4047
    CONTACT:   Glenn Neumann, Investor Relations, 2505 Meadowvale Blvd,
               tel: (905) 817-2004
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7606.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 BST
    EVENT:     ONCOLYTICS BIOTECH INC. PRESENTS AT BIOPARTNERING EUROPE
    CITY:      LONDON, U.K.
    LOCATION:  Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   For Canada: Oncolytics Biotech Inc., Cathy Ward, Tel: (403)
               670-7377; The Equicom Group, Nick Hurst, Tel: (403)
               538-4845; For United States: The Investor Relations Group,
               Erika Moran, Tel: (212) 825-3210
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/03/c8183.html

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