CNW Daybook for Wednesday, January 20, 2010

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

    
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    NOVA SCOTIA

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION - ANNOUNCEMENT OF
               INVESTMENTS IN HOUSING FOR NOVA SCOTIA
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  George Dixon Community Recreation Centre, Multi-Purpose
               Room, 2502 Brunswick Street
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Press Secretary, Office of Minister Finley,
               (819) 994-2482; Kristen Tynes, Community Services, (902)
               424-4038; Giselle Thibault, CMHC, (902) 426-8320
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2010/19/c2112.html
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    QUEBEC

    DATE:      January 15 - January 24
    EVENT:     42ND EDITION OF THE MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès de Montréal
    CONTACT:   Renée Cardinal, Communications Manager, Montreal
               International Auto Show, (514) 789-3442
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/14/c8243.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     JERGENS SKIN HYDRATION STATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Ville Marie, Galerie Place Ville Marie, near
               Pharmaprix boutique
    CONTACT:   Cathy Mitchell, APEX Public Relations, T: (416) 924-4442
               ext. 236
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/04/c6235.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     INSTITUT NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE -
               ACCREDITATION OF THE DOPING CONTROL LABORATORY FOR THE 2010
               WINTER OLYMPICS LED BY PROFESSOR CHRISTIANE AYOTTE
    CITY:      LAVAL
    LOCATION:  Pasteur Room (Building 18), INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier
               Research Center, 531 boulevard des Prairies
    NOTES:     RSVP: INRS Communication Department,
               communications@adm.inrs.ca, Tel.: (418) 654-2501 or
               1-877-326-5762
    CONTACT:   RSVP: INRS Communication Department, (418) 654-2501,
               1-877-326-5762; Julie Martineau, INRS Communications Director
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/18/c9683.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     SOBA GALA 4TH EDITION, PRESIDENT AND FOUNDER RUDDY ELOI
               INVITES MEDIA AND ARTISTS TO THE PRESS CONFERENCE OF THE
               EVENT THAT WILL MAKE HISTORY ON FEBRUARY 2010
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Cabaret Lion d'Or (1676, Ontario East Street)
    CONTACT:   Mark McKenna, Director of communications, (438) 838-5008,
               mark@galasoba.ca
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/19/c9895.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 20:30
    EVENT:     ROSALIND & MORRIS GOODMAN CANCER RESEARCH CENTRE - FUELING
               CANCER GROWTH - UNDERSTANDING HOW AND WHY CANCER GROWS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  McGill University, McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, 6th
               Floor, Martin Theatre 1200 Pine Avenue West
    NOTES:     $15/session
    CONTACT:   Annette Novak, (514) 398-4970
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/13/c8018.html
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    ONTARIO

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF THE RESULTS OF FCM'S SECOND PUBLIC OPINION SURVEY
               ON MUNICIPAL ISSUES, FOLLOWED BY A BRIEFING BY TIMOTHY
               WOOLSTENCROFT OF THE STRATEGIC COUNSEL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Burgundy Room, Fairmont Chateau Laurier Hotel
    CONTACT:   Maurice Gingues, (613) 907-6395
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/18/c9610.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP: VOLUNTEERS PACKING MEDECINE FOR HAITI
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Health Partners International of Canada, Distribution
               Centre, 7045 A, Tomken Road
    CONTACT:   Marg Buchanan, 1-800-627-1787, ext. 106; Christina Parsons,
               1-800-627-1787, ext. 119
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/20/c2279.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     STUDENT HOUSING MORTGAGE LOAN INSURANCE ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  217 Sarnia Road
    CONTACT:   Michelle Bakos, Office of the Honourable Diane Finley,
               Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, (819)
               994-2482; Stephen Derksen, Communications & Marketing, CMHC
               Ontario Region, (416) 218-3443
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2010/18/c9785.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF STATE GOODYEAR TO MAKE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
               FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENT FOR NAPANEE
    CITY:      NAPANEE
    LOCATION:  Continental Conveyor Ltd., 100 Richmond Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gary Toft, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Honourable Gary Goodyear, (613) 943-7599
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2010/19/c2015.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:30
    EVENT:     ALL CANDIDATES DEBATE SLATED AT TORONTO'S LGBT COMMUNITY
               CENTRE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The 519 Church Street Community Centre Auditorium; 519
               Church Street
    CONTACT:   Eric Berndt, Manager, Resource Development and
               Communications, Tel: (416) 355-6777
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/19/c2034.html
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    ALBERTA

    TIME:      08:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     CREB® 2010 ANNUAL FORECAST CONFERENCE & TRADESHOW
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary Telus Convention Centre, North Building (upper main
               halls), 136-8 Avenue S.E.
    CONTACT:   Olivia Pavel, Communications Supervisor, Phone: (403)
               781-1319, Cell: (403) 542-4672
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/14/c8843.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     "THE WEST IS IN: NOW WHAT?" A ROUND-TABLE DISCUSSION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Theatre Junction GRAND, 608 - 1st St. SW
    CONTACT:   Louise Leger, (416) 764-4125, louise.leger@rci.rogers.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/14/c8662.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    DATE:      January 19 - January 20
    EVENT:     VANOC HOLDS MEDIA TOURS OF SELECT 2010 WINTER GAMES VENUES
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver and Whistler
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: VANOC Communications, (604) 403-1611
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/15/c9090.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA 1 CONVOY VEHICLE
               INFORMATION AND TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    CITY:      INVERMERE
    LOCATION:  Council Chambers, 914 8th Avenue
    CONTACT:   2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/18/c9596.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA BRIEFING TO FOLLOW VANOC BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC Headquarters, 400-3585 Graveley Street
    CONTACT:   Communications, (604) 403-1611
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/19/c9873.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA 1 CONVOY VEHICLE
               INFORMATION AND TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    CITY:      CRANBROOK
    LOCATION:  Manual Training room at the library, 1212-2nd Street North
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/18/c9596.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER PREMIERE OF "A CHEMICAL REACTION", A DOCUMENTARY
               THAT TELLS THE STORY OF THE CANADIAN MOVEMENT TO BAN LAWN
               AND GARDEN PESTICIDES
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Park Theatre, 3440 Cambie Street
    CONTACT:   Catherine Loiacono, Manager, Media Relations, Canadian
               Cancer Society, BC and Yukon Division, Direct line: (604)
               675-7340
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/08/c7072.html
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    SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL

    DATE:      January 20 - January 21
    EVENT:     RED BULL RACING CELEBRATES RETURN OF 2010 CANADIAN GRAND
               PRIX WITH THE ULTIMATE WINTER DRIVE
    CO-ORDS:   January 20: 0600-0630 ET, 0900-0930 ET; January 21:
               1400-1430 ET, 1700-1730 ET; Anik F2C, Transponder 7B;
               Downlink: 3980 (V); Analog
    CONTACT:   For media in Québec, please contact: Marie-Anne Grondin,
               Edelman, (514) 844-6665 x 246; Josée Laperrière, Red Bull
               Canada, (416) 542-7485; For media outside of Québec, please
               contact: Alana Lipton, Edelman, (416) 979-1120 x 222; Sonia
               Klinger, Red Bull Canada, (416) 542-7493
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/20/c2311.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF THE RESULTS OF FCM'S SECOND PUBLIC OPINION SURVEY
               ON MUNICIPAL ISSUES, FOLLOWED BY A BRIEFING BY TIMOTHY
               WOOLSTENCROFT OF THE STRATEGIC COUNSEL
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-494-3746 or (416) 915-1196
    CONTACT:   Maurice Gingues, (613) 907-6395
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/18/c9610.html

    TIME:      13:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     MEDIA BRIEFING TO FOLLOW VANOC BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
    PHONE NO.: Teleconference: (416) 340-8410/(866) 225-9256
    CONTACT:   Communications, (604) 403-1611
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/18/c9873.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     GRAN TIERRA ENERGY - MR. DANA COFFIELD, THE COMPANY'S
               PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, PRESENTS AT THE IPAA
               OIL AND GAS INVESTMENT SYMPOSIUM
    INTERNET:
    http://www.investorcalendar.com/CEPage.asp?ID=154269
    CONTACT:   David Feick, Equicom Group, (866) 973-4873, (403) 218-2862
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/18/c9528.html

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