CNW Daybook for Wednesday, April 15, 2009



    TORONTO, April 14 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CHC KICKS OFF CANADA-WIDE BLITZ TO KEEP HEALTH CARE PUBLIC
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  Moncton Lion's Community Centre, 473 St. George Street
    CONTACT:   Jean-Claude Basque, New Brunswick contact, (506) 862-9182;
               Michael McBane, national campaign contact, (613) 277-6295
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9360.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      April 15 - April 16
    EVENT:     MONTREAL MILLENNIUM SUMMIT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Bouba Slim, Roy & Turner Communications, (514) 286-1004,
               ext. 24; Isabelle Longtin, Roy & Turner Communications, (514)
               844-9678, ext. 207
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/23/c3245.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/12/c8218.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/March2009/31/c6069.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      DRUMMONDVILLE
    LOCATION:  Centre communautaire Pierre-Lemaire, 325 St-Joseph Boulevard
               West
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/09/c8828.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 15
    EVENT:     CYBERDERM HOSTS A PRIVATE LAUNCH PARTY FOR ITS NEW LINE OF
               ANTI-AGING SKIN CARE PRODUCTS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Laserderm Medical Clinic, Suite 650-1600 Carling Avenue
    NOTES:     Credentialed members of the press are invited to register for
               the event. (613) 722-3483, event@cyberderm.ca
    CONTACT:   Lalaine Castilla, Media Liaison, (613) 722-3483
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/08/c8336.html

    DATE:      April 15
    EVENT:     NAN DEPUTY GRAND CHIEF TESTIFIES AT CORONER'S INQUEST INTO
               FATAL KASHECHEWAN FIRE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Coroners Courts, 15 Grosvenor Street, Toronto, ON
    CONTACT:   Michael Heintzman, Media Relations Officer, Nishnawbe Aski
               Nation, (807) 625 4906, (807) 621 2790 (mobile)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9515.html

    DATE:      April 15
    EVENT:     MEDIA AVAILABILITY: STANDING COMMITTEE HEARS DEPUTATIONS ON
               GREEN ENERGY ACT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa
    CONTACT:   Jane Story, Communications Manager, OSEA: (416) 977-4441,
               ex 222
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9367.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF MASTER YOUR MONEY MANAGEMENT AND JIM RUTA'S
               PRESENTATION ON IT'S NOT BETTER DOING IT ALONE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Albany Club, 91 King Street East
    NOTES:     RSVP: Kerry Breeze at 416-829-1727; kbreeze@mediastrategy.ca
    CONTACT:   Kerry Breeze at (416) 829-1727
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/08/c8367.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     AUTHOR DAN ARIELY SPEAKS ABOUT OUR TENDENCY TO MAKE IRRATIONAL
               DECISIONS AND THE ART AND SCIENCE OF MAKING BETTER CHOICES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade, 100 King Street West
    CONTACT:   To RSVP, please contact: Chris Conrath, Environics
               Communications: (416) 969-2716
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/08/c8128.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN HOUSING AND RENEWAL ASSOCIATION - END HOMELESSNESS:
               PUT HOUSING FIRST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hilton Toronto, 145 Richmond Street West
    NOTES:     CHRA President Dave Eddy and Acting Executive Director Geoff
               Gillard will be available to answer questions.
    CONTACT:   Melodie Cardin, CHRA Communications Coordinator, (613)
               594-3007 ext. 19
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9003.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER SPEAKS TO BRANTFORD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Best Western - Brant Park Inn, Pauline Johnson Room, 19
               Holiday Drive, Brantford
    CONTACT:   Steven Erwin, Minister's Office, (416) 326-3986; Andrew
               Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, (416)
               314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9490.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     LUNCHEON SERIES BY KPMG AND THE WXN - GENDER EQUALITY IN THE
               BOARDROOM: HOW FAR HAVE WE REALLY COME?
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Design Exchange, 234 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Shilpa Kotecha, Media Relations, KPMG, (416) 777-8918; Sara
               Falconer, Media Relations, WXN, (416) 361-1475 x 233
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/08/c8527.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER GEORGE SMITHERMAN VISITS SANDY FALLS GENERATING
               STATION
    CITY:      TIMMINS
    LOCATION:  Sandy Falls
    CONTACT:   Ontario Power Generation, Media Relations, 1-877-592-4008 or
               (416) 592-4008
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9483.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      NORTH BAY
    LOCATION:  Nipissing University, Chancellors House, 900 Gormanville Road
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/09/c8821.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     THE MINISTER OF NATURAL RE

SOURCES OUTLINES ECONOMIC ACTION PLAN INVESTMENT IN FEDERAL STUDENT WORK PROGRAMS CITY: OAKVILLE LOCATION: Sheridan Centre for Animation and Emerging Technologies, Auditorium, Room S235, Sheridan College Institute, Trafalgar Road Campus, 1430 Trafalgar Road CONTACT: Jasmine MacDonnell, Honourable Lisa Raitt's Office, (613) 996-2007 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9552.html TIME: 13:00 EVENT: M.P. BEN LOBB MAKES ECOENERGY FOR BIOFUELS ANNOUNCEMENT AT GREENFIELD ETHANOL TIVERTON PLANT CITY: TIVERTON LOCATION: GreenField Ethanol Tiverton plant, Bruce Energy Centre - Coverall Facility, 4th Concession Road CONTACT: Megan Johnson, Communications, GreenField Ethanol, Cell: (647) 501-6556 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9379.html TIME: 13:30 EVENT: MEDIA CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE FIRST NATIONS - CATHOLIC CHURCH DELEGATION TO VATICAN CITY: OTTAWA LOCATION: 473 Albert Street CONTACT: Don Kelly, A/Communications Director, Assembly of First Nations, (613) 241-6789 ext. 334, cell: (613) 292-2787 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9536.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>MANITOBA</B> TIME: 11:30 EVENT: THE HONOURABLE VIC TOEWS OUTLINES ECONOMIC ACTION PLAN INVESTMENT IN FEDERAL STUDENT WORK PROGRAMS CITY: WINNIPEG LOCATION: Red River College, Princess Street Campus, Loewen Atrium, Main Floor, 160 Princess Street CONTACT: Pierre-Alain Bujold, Spokesperson, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, (613) 957-2640 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9365.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ALBERTA</B> TIME: 13:00 EVENT: MP LAURIE HAWN OUTLINES ECONOMIC ACTION PLAN INVESTMENT IN FEDERAL STUDENT WORK PROGRAMS CITY: EDMONTON LOCATION: Norquest College, Westmount Campus, Student Centre, 11140 - 131 Street CONTACT: Laurie Hawn's Office: Oula Sanduaga, (780) 442-1888; Norquest College: Kimberly Nishikaze, (780) 644-6431 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9505.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B> TIME: 09:30 EVENT: CANADIAN CENTRE FOR POLICY ALTERNATIVES NEWS CONFERENCE CITY: VANCOUVER LOCATION: Segal Graduate School of Business, Room 1500, 500 Granville St CONTACT: Shannon Daub, (604) 780-9133 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/13/c8948.html TIME: 12:00 - 20:00 EVENT: PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT CITY: WILLIAMS LAKE LOCATION: Pionneer Complex, 351 Hodgson Road CONTACT: Media enquiries, (819) 934-3837 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/09/c8830.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: MEDIA WEBINAR ON CAREGIVING AND SENIORS PHONE NO.: 1-866-740-1260, Passcode 8681500 INTERNET: www.readytalk.com, access code 8681500 CONTACT: Mary Ann Freedman, Freedman & Associates Inc., (416) 868-1500, 1-866-453-6824 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9392.html TIME: 12:00 Eastern EVENT: CANADIAN ONCOLOGY SOCIETIES - WEBINAR BY NEIL REAUME, MD FRCPC, THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL CANCER CENTRE ON EVOLVING TREATMENT PARADIGMS FOR RENAL CELL CARCINOMA INTERNET: www.cos.ca or http://events.onlinebroadcasting.com/cos/041509/index.php CONTACT: Charles Pitts, COS, (877) 990-9044 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9566.html TIME: 12:00 - 16:00 Eastern EVENT: XBRL CANADA HOSTS INTERACTIVE WEBINAR ON THE IMPACT OF XBRL AND IFRS ADOPTION ON THE REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT OF CANADIAN COMPANIES NOTES: Interested parties must send their name, company name and email to XBRL Canada's Project Director, Gerald Trites via email at Jerry.Trites@cica.ca CONTACT: XBRL Canada, Jerry Trites, Project Director, (416) 602-3931 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/08/c8417.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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