CNW Daybook for Tuesday, September 18, 2007



    TORONTO, Sept. 18 /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 18
    EVENT:     THE 14TH WORLD CONGRESS ON IN VITRO FERTILIZATION (IVF) AND
               THE 3RD WORLD CONGRESS ON IN VITRO MATURATION (IVM)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont The 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 TO HOLD
               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 to 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
    CONTACT:   Ms. Majida Lamnini, (514)340-6000, ext. 2126
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/16/c9314.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     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:   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 - THE LAUNCH OF THE GREAT ST-AMBROISE
               PUMPKIN ALE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  St-Ambroise Terrace
               5080 St-Ambroise
    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:      08:00 - 20:45
    EVENT:     ONTARIO PC PARTY LEADER JOHN TORY'S ITINERARY FOR TUESDAY,
               SEPTEMBER 18TH
    CITY:      VARIOUS, PLEASE SEE URL
    LOCATION:  Various, please see URL
    CONTACT:   Andrew C. Miller, (647) 722-1759
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9804.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:     A PANEL DISCUSSION WILL ADDRESS THE TOPIC OF INFRASTRUCTURE:
               PRODUCTION, DISTRIBUTION AND USAGE IN A HYDROGEN-FUELLED
               WORLD.
    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 TO TALK 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 Eastern
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE TO LAUNCH "CANCER? VOTE FOR ACCESS" CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park
               front lawn
    CONTACT:   Media Contacts: 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/September2007/18/c9829.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)
    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
    CONTACT:   Shannon Devine, CAW Communications, (cell) (416) 302-1699;
               Maria Crawford, Executive Director, Eva's Initiatives,
               (416) 977-4497 Ext. 140
    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
    LOCATION:  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:      13:00
    EVENT:     STUDENTS TO RALLY AGAINST STRIKE
    CITY:      CARLETON
    LOCATION:  Carleton University
               Mackenzie Field
               (between the Unicentre and Architecture Building)
    CONTACT:   Nick Bergamini, Rally Against the Strike organizer,
               (613) 816-7866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9748.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY-MADE PAPIER-MACHE MOSAIC TO BE INSTALLED AT
               CENTENNIAL COLLEGE
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Mark Toljagic, Communications Officer,
               Centennial College, (416) 289-5000, ext. 7142
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c9692.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     MICHENER'S BOARD OF GOVERNORS SPEARHEAD COMMUNITY FORUMS ON
               HEALTHCARE & EDUCATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Michener Institute, Auditorium
               222 St. Patrick Street
    CONTACT:   Iliana Arapis, (416) 596-3120
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/18/c9490.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     NEW RBC BRANCH OPENS IN ORLEANS
    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. 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

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     ONTARIO HEALTH COALITION - REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE MAJOR
               POLITICAL PARTIES - MEETING ON THE CRISIS FACING UXBRIDGE
               HOSPITAL
    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 WILL LAUNCH ITS REPORT FIRST
               NATIONS, METIS, AND INUIT CHILDREN AND YOUTH: TIME TO ACT
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Thunderbird House
               715 Main Street
    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 Street
    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:      16:30 - 18:00
    EVENT:     JOIN US AT THIS RALLY & OPEN HOUSE AS WE SHOWCASE OUR NEW
               DIVISION, MONEY MENTORS, WHICH IS COMMITTED TO POWERING
               ALBERTANS WITH EFFECTIVE MONEY ACTION PLANS TO MAINTAIN
               SOUND MONEY MANAGEMENT THROUGHOUT ALL STAGES IN LIFE.
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  CCSA Calgary Office, Sunrise Square,
               Suite 225
               602 11th Ave SW
    CONTACT:   Tracy Watson, Communications Manager, (403) 234-6189
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9581.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 20:30
    EVENT:     CENTRE FOR AFFORDABLE WATER & SANITATION TECHNOLOGY (CAWST)
               ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND CELEBRATION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Sunlife Conference Centre
               Mezzanine Level,
               140 - 4th Avenue SW
    NOTES:     Webcast:
              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
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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 TO BE BROADCAST
               ON WEB
    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:      19:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CENTRE FOR AFFORDABLE WATER SANITATION AND TECHNOLOGY
               (CAWST) - ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING WEBCAST
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2005740
    CONTACT:   Alison Pidskalny, Director, Resource Development & Business
               Services, Ph: (403) 243-3285 (x 223)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/14/c8816.html

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