CNW Daybook for Wednesday, September 26, 2007



    TORONTO, Sept. 26 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      September 26
    EVENT:     LEARN (AT) WORK WEEK HOSTED BY THE CANADIAN SOCIETY FOR
               TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT
    CITY:      CANADA-WIDE
    LOCATION:  Canada-wide
    CONTACT:   Lynn Johnston, CAE, President, CSTD, 1-866-257-4275, ext. 25
               or (416) 367-5900, ext. 25
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3689.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     QEII FOUNDATION WILL MAKE A SIGNIFICANT HEALTH CARE
               ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      CAPE BRETON
    LOCATION:  Level 3
               Educational Services Room 3612
               Cape Breton Regional Hospital
    CONTACT:   Steve Jennex, Director of Communications, QEII Foundation,
               (902) 473-5591
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c4173.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     QEII FOUNDATION WILL MAKE A SIGNIFICANT HEALTH CARE
               ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Charles V. Keating boardroom
               2nd floor Halifax Infirmary
               1796 Summer Street
    CONTACT:   Steve Jennex, Director of Communications, QEII Foundation,
               (902) 473-5591
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c4173.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED RESEARCH NEXT BIG
               QUESTION NATIONAL TOUR
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Neptune Studio Theatre
    CONTACT:   Nicole Bell Davies, Media Profile, (416) 342-1833; Rachel
               Thexton, Media Profile, (604) 609-6153
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/22/c9026.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      September 26
    EVENT:     MILITARY EXERCISE OF THE JOINT TASK FORCE (EAST) AND ITS
               DOMESTIC OPERATIONAL COMPONENT
    CITY:      SAINT-MICHEL-DES-SAINTS
    CONTACT:   Public Affairs Office of Land Force
               Quebec Area Headquarters and Joint Task Force (East), (514)
               252-2777 ext. 4467
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9572.html

    DATE:      September 26
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENTS CUP
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Royal Montreal Golf Club
    CONTACT:   Luc Landry, Chargé de communication, Service des
               communications et des relations avec les citoyens,
               (514) 872-2948; Lucie Renée, Chef de division de l'accueil et
               de l'information, Arrondissement de L'Ile-Bizard-Sainte-
               Geneviève, (514) 620-6956; Isabelle A. Tremblay, Affaires
               publiques, STM, (514) 280-4940
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3576.html

    DATE:      September 26
    EVENT:     FRANCOIS VINCENT: THE PAINTER AND HIS ALTER EGO - A JOINT
               PRESENTATION OF LOTO-QUEBEC AND THE NATIONAL THEATRE SCHOOL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Espace Création Loto-Québec
               Ground Floor
               Loto-Québec head office
               500 Sherbrooke Street West
               McGill Metro
    CONTACT:   Jean-Pierre Roy, (514) 499-5151; Communications Papineau-
               Couture, (514) 842-3851
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4860.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     MONTREAL DEVELOPERS DAY EVENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Select
               99 Viger Ave.
    CONTACT:   Patricia MacLean, Director, Communications, Ericsson Canada
               Inc., Phone: (905) 206-7928
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/20/c3111.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     HEARINGS OF THE BOUCHARD-TAYLOR COMMISSION
    CITY:      SAINT-CHARLES-BORROMEE, MRC OF JOLIETTE
    LOCATION:  Club de golf de Joliette
               221 chemin du Golf Est
    CONTACT:   Sylvain Leclerc, Cell.: (514) 730-3446, (514) 873-0912
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4930.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE - BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Canadian Cancer Society's Jacques-Cantin Lodge
               5151 de l'Assomption Blvd
    CONTACT:   André Beaulieu, (514) 393-3444
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4287.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     DISMANTLING OF MAJOR INTERNATIONAL ENDANGERED SPECIES
               SMUGGLING RING - JOINT CANADA-US MEDIA TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Biosphère, 160
               Chemin Tour-de-l'Isle
               Ste-Hélène Island
    CONTACT:   Media Relations, Environment Canada, (819) 934-8008,
               1-888-908-8008
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4990.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     FUNDRAISER FOR SAVE DARFUR CANADA AND DARFUR/DARFUR, A
               PROJECTED PHOTO DISPLAY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Glass Court of the Jean-Noel Desmarais Pavilion at the
               Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
               1380 Sherbrooke West
    CONTACT:   Tara Tavender, Executive Director, Save Darfur Canada,
               (514) 923-8368
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c3798.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     TEN TOP MONTREAL CHEFS JOIN FORCES TO HELP STREET KIDS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Société des Arts technologiques (SAT)
               1195 St. Laurent
               (between St.Catherine and René Lévesque)
    CONTACT:   Hugo Delaney, (514) 843-2355
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c4160.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 26
    EVENT:     USW INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Hotel
    CONTACT:   Lynne Baker, (615) 828-6169
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3686.html

    DATE:      September 26
    EVENT:     ONTARIO'S EMS LEADERS MEET TO IMPROVE PRE-HOSPITAL CARE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  South tower
               Toronto Metro Convention Centre
               255 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   To schedule interviews: Lyla Miller, Toronto EMS,
               (416) 392-2255, (416) 708-8125 (cell); Mr. James Price,
               AMEMSO, (519) 319-4664
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c3696.html

    TIME:      07:45
    EVENT:     NANCY HUGHES ANTHONY SPEAKS TO THE ECONOMIC CLUB OF TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The National Club
               303 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Maura Drew-Lytle, Canadian Bankers Association, Tel:
               (416) 362-6093, ext. 338, Cell: (416) 918-2777
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4379.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     THE MENTORING PARTNERSHIP AWARDS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TD Bank Tower
               54th Floor
               66 Wellington Street West
               (opposite Canoe Restaurant)
    CONTACT:   Stephen Wilson, Communication Consultant, Toronto Region
               Immigrant Employment Council, (416) 944-1946 or (416) 732-3781
               (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4699.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     ONTARIO PC PARTY LEADER JOHN TORY'S ITINERARY FOR WEDNESDAY,
               SEPTEMBER 26TH
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  McMaster Institute of Urology at St. Joseph's Hamilton
               Healthcare Institute
               50 Charlton Ave. E
               3rd floor
               Mary Grace Wing
    CONTACT:   Andrew C. Miller, (647) 722-1759
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c5072.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO'S WORST MUNICIPAL ROADS:  COUNTING THE COSTS
    CITY:      BELLEVILLE
    LOCATION:  Automaster
               111 Adam Street
    CONTACT:   Kris Barnier, CAA Ontario, (416) 526-6403
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4711.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CANADA CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF STYLE AND
               INNOVATION WITH ONE-OF-A KIND FULL-HOME DISPLAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Brookfield Place (formerly known as BCE Place)
               Allen Lambert Galleria (Main Floor Atrium)
               181 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Samantha Kemp-Jackson, Diane Medeiros, APEX Public Relations,
               T: (416) 924-4442 x 248/234, C: (647) 999-1694, (416) 471-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c4075.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     Q&A SESSION REGARDING TUESDAY'S DISCOVERY OF HUMAN REMAINS
               AT THE TORONTO HISTORIC DON JAIL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bridgepoint Health Boardroom
               14 St. Matthews Road
               Parking on main grounds
    CONTACT:   Bernadette Seward Communications, Bridgepoint Health
               (416) 461-8251 x2177
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c5111.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIRS' KIDS ARE AUTHORS™ COMPETITION -
               WINNERS ANNOUNCED
    CITY:      ETOBICOKE
    LOCATION:  Highfield Junior School
               85 Mount Olive Drive
    CONTACT:   Ms. Maral Maclagan, Scholastic Canada Ltd., (416) 915-3509;
               Ms. Nanda Casucci-Byrne, Office of the Lieutenant Governor,
               (416) 325-7780
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4814.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     YOUNG MOTHER ON MATERNITY LEAVE SPEAKS OUT AS SERVICE CANADA
               BARS ANTICIPATED RETURN TO HER JOB
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Service Canada Centre
               150 Bridgeland Avenue
    CONTACT:   Alan Lennon, Regional Representative, Canada Employment and
               Immigration Union, (cellular) (416) 817-7659
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4697.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO PUBLIC LIBRARY PUBLIC MEETING TO DISCUSS 2008 BUDGET
               AND POTENTIAL SERVICE REDUCTIONS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Ana-Maria Critchley, (416) 393-7201
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9579.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PAL ZILERI PRESENTS EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW OF FALL/WINTER
               COLLECTION WITH THE RUNWAY AT DUSK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hazelton Lanes Courtyard
               55 Avenue Rd.
    CONTACT:   Iain Christiansen
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/17/c9626.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
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      September 26
    EVENT:     WINNIPEG MEETING ADDRESSES RENEWABLE ENERGY, TOXICS IN
               INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Fort Garry Hotel
    CONTACT:   Jeff Stoub, (514) 350-4327
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3865.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      September 26
    EVENT:     ALBERTA WATER COUNCIL SEEKS INPUT ON IMPROVING CONSERVATION
               OF ALBERTA'S WETLANDS
    CITY:      RED DEER
    LOCATION:  Red Deer Lodge
    CONTACT:   Ian Rudland, Alberta Environment, (780) 427-9457; Jonathan
               Thompson, Alberta Water Council, (780) 489-2002
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/12/c7671.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     MEDICINE HAT
    CITY:      ATB FINANCIAL CELEBRATES GRAND RE-OPENING OF ITS BRANCH
    LOCATION:  536 2nd Street
    CONTACT:   Marvin Polis, Acting Director, Corporate Communications, ATB
               Financial, (780) 408-7307
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4873.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - THE RIGHT HONOURABLE BRIAN MULRONEY EXCLUSIVE
               READING AND BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Indigo Signal Hill
               5570 Signal Hill Centre SW
    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
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     CHAMPIONING BIOTECHNOLOGY DISCOVERY AND INVENTION WITH DR.
               ROBERTA BONDAR
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Sutton Place Hotel, Versailles Ballroom, 845 Burrard Street
    CONTACT:   Melissa Beaton, Marketing Specialist, LifeSciences British
               Columbia, tel: (604) 602-5227
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3887.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     BC STUDENTS LAUNCH NEW CAMPAIGN: WE RIDE: STUDENT ACTION FOR
               PUBLIC TRANSIT
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Broadway and Commercial Skytrain Station
    CONTACT:   Summer McFadyen, BC Organiser, office: (604) 733-1880;
               Canadian Federation of Students, cell: (604) 728-7744
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c5087.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     STEELWORKERS SET TO EXPOSE TIMBERWEST FOREST PRACTICES: NEWS
               CONFERENCE IN VANCOUVER
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Terrace Room at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel
               900 Canada Way Place
    CONTACT:   Steve Hunt, (604) 683-1117, (604) 816-2554; Bob Matters,
               (604) 683-1117, (604) 996-4478
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4887.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     SANOFI-AVENTIS BIOTALENT CHALLENGE LAUNCH EVENT: GATEWAY TO
               BIOTECHNOLOGY
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  British Columbia's Institute of Technology
               Telus Theatre
               3700 Willingdon Avenue
    CONTACT:   Melissa Beaton, Marketing Specialist, LifeSciences British
               Columbia, tel: (604) 602-5227
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3887.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AGF MANAGEMENT LIMITED TO DISCUSS THIRD QUARTER 2007 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.agf.com or
               http://events.streamlogics.net/agf/sep26-07/index.asp
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-319-8623
    CONTACT:   Greg Henderson, Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial
               Officer, (416) 865-4156
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2324.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     LABOPHARM PRESENTS AT THE 2007 UBS GLOBAL LIFE SCIENCES
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.labopharm.com
    CONTACT:   At Labopharm: Mark A. D'Souza, Chief Financial Officer,
               (450) 686-0207; At The Equicom Group: Jason Hogan, Media and
               Investor Relations, (416) 815-0700; French: Eric Bouchard,
               (514) 844-7997
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2246.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTT CUSTER SPEAKS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS' FINANCIAL
               INSTITUTIONS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/conference.html
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Beja Rodeck, Director, Media Relations,
               (416) 974-5506; Investor contact: Bill Anderson, Director,
               Investor Relations, (416) 955-7804
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2204.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK EXECUTIVE PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.td.com/investor
    CONTACT:   Tim Thompson, Investor Relations, (416) 982-6346;
               Simon Townsend, Corporate Communications, (416) 944-7161
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c4124.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     HARRIS BANKCORP PRESIDENT TO SPEAK AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS'
               FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.bmo.com/investorrelations
    CONTACT:   For Media Relations enquiries: Ralph Marranca, Toronto,
               (416) 867-3996; Ronald Monet, Montreal, (514) 877-1873; For
               Investor Relations enquiries: Steven Bonin, Toronto,
               (416) 867-5452; Krista White, Toronto, (416) 867-7019
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c4258.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DEVINE ENTERTAINMENT INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS
               RECENTLY ISSUED REVENUE AND EARNINGS GUIDANCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.trilogy-capital.com/tcp/devine
    PHONE NO.: (800) 288-8968 or (612) 332-0632
    CONTACT:   Devine Entertainment Corporation: Arnold Tenney, Richard
               Mozer, (416) 364-2282, Toll-free: (877) 338-4633 or Trilogy
               Capital Partners Financial Communications: Ryon Harms, Toll-
               free: (800) 592-6067
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4592.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DEVINE ENTERTAINMENT INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.trilogy-capital.com/tcp/devine
    PHONE NO.: (800) 288-8968 or (612) 332-0632
    CONTACT:   Devine Entertainment Corporation, Arnold Tenney, Richard
               Mozer, (416) 364-2282, Toll-free: (877) 338-4633; Trilogy
               Capital Partners, Financial Communications: Ryon Harms, Toll-
               free: (800) 592-6067
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/26/c5086.html

    TIME:      18:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AEROPLAN MUSIC STORE TO DEBUT NEW MICHAEL BUBLE VIDEO
    INTERNET:  www.aeroplan.com or www.aeroplanmusicstore.com
    CONTACT:   Gillian Hewitt, Aeroplan, (416) 352-3706; Sarah Miller, Axis
               Marketing & PR, LLC (for Hip Digital), (310) 276-2220;
               Kimberly Blagrove, Axis Marketing & PR, LLC (for Hip Digital),
               (310) 276-2220
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/20/c3372.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      11:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     STEELWORKERS SET TO EXPOSE TIMBERWEST FOREST PRACTICES: NEWS
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      SALT LAKE CITY
    LOCATION:  Offices of the AFL-CIO
               2261 Redwood Drive
    CONTACT:   Mike Zielinski, (240) 475-9845
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4887.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      September 26
    EVENT:     100TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD CONGRESS OF PUBLIC SERVICES
               INTERNATIONAL (PSI)
    CITY:      VIENNA, AUSTRIA
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Claude Généreux, CUPE National Secretary-Treasurer,
               (514) 884-5074 (cell.); Ron Verzuh, Senior Research Officer,
               International Solidarity/Global Justice, (613) 806-1240
               (cell.); Catherine Louli, CUPE Media Relations Officer,
               (613) 237-1590 (office), (613) 851-0547 (cell.)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2258.html
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