CNW Daybook for Wednesday, August 20, 2008



    TORONTO, Aug. 20 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    DATE:      August 19 - August 20
    EVENT:     ATLANTIC CANCER RESEARCH INSTITUTE - ATLANTIC OMICS
               SYMPOSIUM AND EXPO
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  N/A
    CONTACT:   Françoise Roy, Director of Communications and Development,
               Atlantic Cancer Research Institute, (506) 862-4221,
               (506) 866-1686 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/14/c4373.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     EVENINGSIDE - IN THE TRADITION OF PETER GZOWSKI
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  Capitol Theatre stage
    CONTACT:   Tracy Kenney, Atlantic Lottery Corporation,
               (o) (506) 867-5943, cell (506) 863-5198
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c4910.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 17 - August 20
    EVENT:     CMA HOLDS ITS 141ST ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre Sheraton
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, 1-800-663-7336, (613) 731-8610 ext. 1266
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9862.html

    DATE:      August 20
    EVENT:     CMA PRESENTS THE CMA AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN HEALTH
               PROMOTION TO THE CLUB DES PETITS DEJEUNERS DU QUEBEC (QUEBEC
               BREAKFAST CLUB)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre Sheraton
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, Manager, Media Relations, (613) 731-8610,
               1-800-663-7336 ext. 1266, Mobile: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3675.html

    TIME:      00:00
    EVENT:     141ST ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE CANADIAN MEDICAL
               ASSOCIATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, Manager, Media Relations, 1-800-663-7336,
               (613) 731-8610, ext. 1266, Mobile: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3735.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3738.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3745.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3748.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3764.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3761.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF A MAJOR BUSINESS EVENT ON THE THEME OF
               INNOVATION AND ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION
    CITY:      AMQUI
    LOCATION:  Auberge l'Ambassadeur, Jean-Marc Leclerc Room, 266 Saint-
               Benoît Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Claudie Lamontagne, Communications, Canada Economic
               Development, (418) 722-3282, 1-800-463-9073; Nadia Marceau,
               Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada
               Economic Development, (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/15/c4183.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     LAST DAY OF THE CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION'S GENERAL
               COUNCIL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre, 1201 René-Levesque Boulevard West
    NOTES:     The Installation and Awards Ceremony will take place at the
               Windsor room located at 1170 Peel Street
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, Manager of Media Relations, Cell:
               (613) 447-0866; Media room: (514) 876-4305
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c5484.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     TRANSPORT CANADA - IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE PORTS OF
               RIMOUSKI AND MATANE
    CITY:      RIMOUSKI
    LOCATION:  Rimouski wharf
    CONTACT:   Catherine Loubier, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities,
               Ottawa, (613) 991-0700
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c4942.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     MONOPOLY HERE AND NOW: MONTREAL PASSES GO!
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Quays of the Old-Port of Montreal, "Place des Vestiges"
    CONTACT:   Mariane Leduc, (514) 717-7324; Rosalie Bergeron,
               (514) 823-9364
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/20/c5399.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     REPORT ON THE SUPPORT INITIATIVE FOR INTERNATIONAL CRUISE
               DEVELOPMENT ALONG THE ST. LAWRENCE AND SAGUENAY RIVERS
    CITY:      HAVRE-SAINT-PIERRE
    LOCATION:  Centre multifonctionnel de Havre Saint-Pierre, Portail
               Pélagie-Cormier, 1010 Promenade des Anciens
    CONTACT:   Claudie Lamontagne, Communications, Canada Economic
               Development, (418) 722-3282 or 1-800-463-9073; Nadia
               Marceau, Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn,
               Canada Economic Development, (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/15/c4672.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     TRANSPORT CANADA - INAUGURATION OF FERRY SERVICES
    CITY:      TROIS-PISTOLES
    LOCATION:  11, rue du Parc
    CONTACT:   Catherine Loubier, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities,
               Ottawa, (613) 991-0700
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c4942.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     TRANSPORT CANADA - INAUGURATION OF FERRY SERVICES
    CITY:      LES ESCOUMINS
    LOCATION:  Les Escoumins wharf
    CONTACT:   Catherine Loubier, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities,
               Ottawa, (613) 991-0700
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c4942.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 17 - August 24
    EVENT:     FALLSVIEW CASINO RESORT - WORLD ROCK SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Fallsview Casino Resort
    CONTACT:   Greg Medulun, Director of Communications, Direct:
               (905) 371-7630, Toll-Free: 1-888-FALLSVU, ext. 17630
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/05/c4842.html

    DATE:      August 18 - August 20
    EVENT:     THE UNITED SENIOR CITIZENS OF ONTARIO INC. HOLDS 50TH ANNUAL
               CONVENTION
    CITY:      BURLINGTON
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn & Conference Centre, 3063 South Service Road
    CONTACT:   Marie M. Smith, President, Ken Cunningham, 1st
               Vice-President, THE UNITED SENIOR CITIZENS OF ONTARIO,
               Telephone: (416) 252-2021
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/04/c8273.html

    DATE:      August 19 - August 20
    EVENT:     THE MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT OF PASSPORT CANADA IN SUDBURY
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Days Inn Sudbury, 117 Elm Street
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/13/c3683.html

    DATE:      August 19 - August 24
    EVENT:     TOYOTA HYBRID TOUR
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Byward Market - Pedestrian Mall at George Street and William
               Street, 55 ByWard Market Square
    CONTACT:   Nicole Grant, Consultant, Public Relations, Toyota Canada
               Inc., (416) 438-6320 x2725; Melanie Testani, Consultant,
               Public Relations, Toyota Canada Inc., (416) 431-8432
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/15/c4445.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
               09:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     TOYOTA HYBRID TOUR
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Byward Market - Pedestrian Mall at George Street and William
               Street, 55 ByWard Market Square
    CONTACT:   Nicole Grant, Consultant, Public Relations, Toyota Canada
               Inc., (416) 438-6320 x2725; Melanie Testani, Consultant,
               Public Relations, Toyota Canada Inc., (416) 431-8432
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c4474.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 19:30
    EVENT:     THE SCOTIABANK ONE DAY INTERNATIONAL CRICKET TRI-SERIES
    CITY:      KING CITY
    LOCATION:  Maple Leaf Cricket Club, 13811 Dufferin Road
    CONTACT:   Jane Shannon, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-3056;
               Atul Ahuja, Cricket Canada, (416) 898-7989
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/15/c4557.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE REVEAL OF THE CITIES THAT WERE VOTED ONTO THE NEW
               MONOPOLY HERE & NOW: THE WORLD EDITION GAME BOARD
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Place, "Festival Square", 955 Lakeshore Blvd. West
    CONTACT:   Angie Di Rezze, (416) 456-5035, angie.direzze@edelman.com;
               Alicia Storey, (647) 618-6421, alicia.storey@edelman.com
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/20/c5444.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     ONTARIO COMPANY GOLDEN ON WORLD STAGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  171 East Liberty St., (King and Atlantic)
    CONTACT:   Sarbjit Kaur, Minister's Office, (416) 326-1939; Aneesa
               Ghany, Communications Branch, (416) 325-6998
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/19/c5366.html

    TIME:      21:30
    EVENT:     PARK LANE TORONTO NIGHTCLUB PRESENTS 2010 WORLD CUP
               QUALIFIER GAME AFTER-PARTY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Park Lane - 180 Pearl Street
    CONTACT:   Esther Garnick, (416) 217-1100 or (647) 221-7874 (m)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c5091.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     HASBRO CANADA - THE REVEAL OF THE CITIES THAT WERE VOTED
               ONTO THE NEW MONOPOLY HERE & NOW: THE WORLD EDITION GAME
               BOARD!
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  PNE Agrodome Plaza, 2901 East Hastings Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Bruce, (604) 623-3007, (778) 846-9975 (M)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/20/c5387.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL - CORBY DISTILLERIES LIMITED
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Corby Distilleries Limited, Tel.: (416) 479-2400
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/12/c3456.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ZAIO CORPORATION - SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2382820
    PHONE NO.: (416) 640-1917 or 877-289-8525
    CONTACT:   Donald E. Kelly, Chief Communications Officer, (202) 302-3870;
               Lisa Lyscio, Manager, Investor Relations, (480) 449-2606
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/13/c4014.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/18/c4662.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      10:30 China Time
    EVENT:     MCDONALD'S CHAMPION KIDS FROM CHINA AND CANADA TRADITIONAL
               GIFT EXCHANGE AND STREET HOCKEY GAME.
    CITY:      BEIJING
    LOCATION:  Canada Olympic House, Beichen East Road # 8 Cunzhang
               building, Chao Yang District
    CONTACT:   Beijing: Adam Wall, GolinHarris, (416) 648-1553; Canada:
               Valerie Mendonca, GolinHarris, (416) 642-7959
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/13/c3556.html

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