CNW Daybook for Tuesday, September 18, 2007



    TORONTO, Sept. 17 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     NOVA SCOTIA TEACHERS UNION - AWARDS PRESENTATION - LIEUTENANT
               GOVERNOR'S TEACHING AWARD
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Red Chamber, Province House, 1726 Hollis Street
    CONTACT:   Angela Murray, NSTU Public Relations Staff Officer, (902)
               479-4708, cell: (902) 497-0194
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9526.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      September 15 - 19
    EVENT:     14TH WORLD CONGRESS ON IN VITRO FERTILIZATION (IVF) AND THE
               THIRD WORLD CONGRESS ON IN-VITRO MATURATION (IVM)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Kling, Communications Coordinator (research), MUHC
               Public Relations and Communications, T (514) 934-1934
               #36419, C (514) 702-8117; Denise Duhaime, T (514) 731-9002,
               C (514) 979-4876; Kathleen Keefler, C (514) 212-4950
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/13/c8462.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/12/c7406.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     RAILWAY ASSOCIATION OF CANADA OPERATION LIFESAVER ANNUAL
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      AYLMER
    LOCATION:  Château Cartier
    CONTACT:   Roger Cameron, Director, Public Affairs, Railway Association
               of Canada, (613) 564-8097
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9479.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 11:15
    EVENT:     HEARINGS OF THE BOUCHARD-TAYLOR COMMISSION
    CITY:      SEPT-ILES
    LOCATION:  Hotel Sept-Iles (Manowin Room), 451 Arnaud Ave
    CONTACT:   Sylvain Leclerc, Press Officer, CCAPRCD, (514) 873-0912,
               Cell.: (514) 730-3446
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9502.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     NEW OWNERS ANNOUNCE MAJOR INVESTMENT AT RITZ-CARLTON MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hotel Ritz-Carlton Montreal - Oval Ballroom, Lobby, Level,
               1228 Sherbrooke Street West
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Robitaille, (514) 843-2354, Cell: (514) 220-4979
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9454.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     INSTITUTE FOR GOVERNANCE OF PRIVATE AND PUBLIC ORGANIZATIONS
               PROPOSITION FOR MAJOR CHANGES TO THE GOVERNANCE OF QUEBEC
               UNIVERSITIES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  HEC Montréal, Téléglobe Room, Courtyard (Rez de jardin),
               across from the IBM Amphitheatre, 3000, Chemin de la
               Côte-Sainte-Catherine
    NOTES:     Please confirm your attendance
    CONTACT:   Ms. Majida Lamnini, (514)340-6000, ext. 2126
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/16/c9314.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW OP - SPEECH AT MONTREAL ECONOMIC INSTITUTE - ARE
               MONTREALERS GETTING ENOUGH BANG FOR THEIR BUCK?
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hotel Marriott Château Champlain, room Cartier, 1050, rue de
               la Gauchetière West
    CONTACT:   André Valiquette, Director of Communications, Montreal
               Economic Institute, (514) 273-0969, Cell: (514) 574-0969
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/14/c9134.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - THE RIGHT HONOURABLE BRIAN MULRONEY EXCLUSIVE
               INTERVIEW, READING AND BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Indigo Place Montreal Trust, 1500 McGill College Avenue
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Rappaport, Edelman Public Relations, (416) 979-1120
               ext. 285; Jeremy Cammy, Indigo Books & Music Inc., (416)
               300-0799
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/10/c6737.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     MONTREAL MILLENNIUM SUMMIT PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hall of Honour at Montreal City Hall (275 Notre-Dame St. East)
    CONTACT:   RSVP to Isabelle Longtin, Roy & Turner Communications, (514)
               844-9678, ext. 207
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/13/c8756.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     MCAUSLAN BREWING LAUNCH OF THE GREAT ST-AMBROISE PUMPKIN ALE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  St-Ambroise Terrace, 5080 St-Ambroise
    NOTES:     Event will be held inside in case of rain. RSVP before
               September 13th
    CONTACT:   Geneviève Lalonde, (514) 939-3060 extension 0
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/11/c7639.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:30
    EVENT:     FIRST-EVER ALL CANDIDATES DEBATE ON FINANCIAL SERVICES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Members Lounge, Toronto City Hall (100 Queen Street West)
    CONTACT:   Brian Smith, TFSA, tel. (416) 822-3130
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/13/c8586.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     2007 RETAIL LOSS PREVENTION CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Congress Centre, 650 Dixon Road
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Petroff, Manager, National Public Affairs, (416)
               922-0553, ext. 228
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/13/c8498.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     LEADERS LOOK AT ROLE OF HYDROGEN, THE 'PERFECT FUEL,' IN
               MEETING GOALS FOR A CLEANER FUTURE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Collaboration Centre, 101 College Street
    CONTACT:   Michelle Good, Communications and Marketing, (905) 721-8668
               ext. 2197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9030.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - RCMP ILLEGAL TOBACCO AWARENESS CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  352 Ouellette Avenue
    CONTACT:   Cst. Annette Bernardon, (519) 948-5287
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9551.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CAA-APPROVED REPAIR SHOP TALKS ABOUT THE COST OF BAD ROADS
               TO MOTORISTS, SAFETY AND THE ENVIRONMENT
    CITY:      PICKERING
    LOCATION:  Active Green & Ross, 1355 Kingston Road
    CONTACT:   Edyta Zdancewicz, CAA SCO Media and Public Relations
               Specialist, (416) 209-4930
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9607.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE TO LAUNCH "CANCER? VOTE FOR ACCESS" CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park, front lawn
    CONTACT:   Mansfield Communications Inc., Tel: (416) 599-0024; Susana
               Hsu, cell: (416) 837-7318; or Pereina Choudhury, cell: (416)
               605-4421
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9209.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/14/c8778.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     KIDS & COMPANY LAUNCHES PIONEERING ELDERCARE PROGRAM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Toronto Board of Trade, 1 First Canadian Place, Adelaide
               Street Entrance, West Ballroom (4th floor)
    NOTES:     Lunch will be served.
    CONTACT:   Melanie Rockliff, Louise Armstrong, Palette Public Relations,
               (416) 703-9859 x 14
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9137.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE: BUZZ HARGROVE TRIBUTE DINNER FOR EVA'S
               INITIATIVES KICK-OFF LUNCH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre, 123 Queen Street West, 2nd Floor Civic
               Ballroom
    NOTES:     Please confirm numbers for lunch.
    CONTACT:   Shannon Devine, CAW Communications, (cell) (416) 302-1699;
               Maria Crawford, Executive Director, Eva's Initiatives, (416)
               977-4497 Ext. 140; To register: Karen I Miller, Fundraising &
               Event Director, (416) 224-9990
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/12/c8008.html

    TIME:      12:40
    EVENT:     TIM HORTONS PRESENTS AT SCOTIA CAPITAL ANNUAL BACK TO SCHOOL
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    CONTACT:   INVESTORS: Scott Bonikowsky: (905) 339-6186; MEDIA: Rachel
               Douglas: (905) 339-6277
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/14/c8904.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     NEW RBC BRANCH OPENS
    CITY:      ORLEANS
    LOCATION:  Innes and Lanthier RBC Royal Bank Branch, 4300 Innes Road
    CONTACT:   Dano Spooner, RBC Financial Group, (416) 974-0347
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/13/c8059.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     INDIGO BOOKS & MUSIC INC. EXCLUSIVE ENTREPRENEUR SERIES WITH
               TED ROGERS
    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

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     ALL-CANDIDATES' MEETING ON UXBRIDGE HOSPITAL CRISIS
    CITY:      UXBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Uxbridge Arena - Community Centre, 291 Brock Street West
    CONTACT:   Lydia DiNatale, Uxbridge Health Coalition, (905) 852-3127;
               Natalie Mehra, Ontario Health Coalition, cell (416) 230-6402
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9434.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WELFARE LAUNCHES ITS REPORT FIRST
               NATIONS, METIS, AND INUIT CHILDREN AND YOUTH: TIME TO ACT
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Thunderbird House, 715 Main Street
    NOTES:     The report and press release available at www.ncwcnbes.net at
               09:00, September 18.
    CONTACT:   Claudette Mann, National Council of Welfare, (613) 957-2961
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/11/c7760.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     PLANET ORGANIC MARKET ANNOUNCES ATHLETE SPONSORSHIP
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Planet Organic Market (Old Strathcona Centre), 7917 - 104 St.
    CONTACT:   Robyn Quinn, APR, Planet Organic Market, National Public
               Relations Coordinator, Ph: (250) 370-0719, cell: (250)
               415-1750; Dawn Kelly, Planet Organic Market, Edmonton South,
               Natural Living Manager, Ph: (780) 439-1615 ext 307, cell:
               (780) 902-6121
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/13/c8600.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 20:30
    EVENT:     ADVANCE INTERVIEW OP - CENTRE FOR AFFORDABLE WATER &
               SANITATION TECHNOLOGY (CAWST) AGM AND CELEBRATION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Sunlife Conference Centre, Mezzanine Level, 140 - 4th Avenue
               SW
    CONTACT:   Alison Pidskalny, (403) 243-3285 ext 223, cell: (403) 998-3730
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9200.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      15:00 - 15:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM ON TEA & HUMAN HEALTH
    CO-ORDS:   Galaxy 17, Transponder 5 (KU-Band)
               Downlink Frequency: 11800 (H)
               Audio: 6.2 & 6.8 MHz
    CONTACT:   Michelle Noble, MADMAN Communications, Tel: (905) 895-0643,
               Cell: (416) 577-8773
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9544.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIA CAPITAL'S BACK TO SCHOOL CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.scotiacapital.com
    CONTACT:   Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9160.html

    TIME:      11:10 - 11:40 Eastern
    EVENT:     LOBLAW PRESENTS AT SCOTIA CAPITAL "BACK TO SCHOOL CONFERENCE"
    INTERNET: http://events.streamlogics.net/scotiacapital/sep18-07/index.asp
    CONTACT:   Inge van den Berg, Vice President, Investor Relations, Tel.
               (905) 459-2500
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/14/c8940.html

    TIME:      12:40 Eastern
    EVENT:     TIM HORTONS PRESENTS AT SCOTIA CAPITAL ANNUAL BACK TO SCHOOL
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.timhortons.com, Investor section under Presentations
    CONTACT:   INVESTORS: Scott Bonikowsky: (905) 339-6186; MEDIA: Rachel
               Douglas: (905) 339-6277
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/14/c8904.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 20:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     ADVANCE INTERVIEW OP - CENTRE FOR AFFORDABLE WATER &
               SANITATION TECHNOLOGY (CAWST) AGM AND CELEBRATION
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2005740
    CONTACT:   Alison Pidskalny, (403) 243-3285 ext 223, cell: (403) 998-3730
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9200.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/14/c8816.html

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