CNW Group Daybook for Thursday, March 08, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, March 7 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     MONTREAL'S LEBANESE COMMUNITY CAMPAIGNS FOR PRISONERS
               ARBITRARILY HELD IN SYRIAN JAILS - PRESENTATION OF A TRAGIC
               HUMAN RIGHTS CRISIS
    CITY:      LAVAL
    LOCATION:  Radisson Hotel, 2900 blvd. Le Carrefour
    CONTACT:   M. Michel Najm, (514) 570-5904
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/05/c6564.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      March 5 - 9
    EVENT:     FAMILY WEEK AT CAMH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  1001 Queen Street West (CAMH)
    CONTACT:   To confirm attendance, please contact Michael Torres, Media
               Relations, CAMH at (416) 595-6015
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/02/c6508.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     THE SIXTH ANNUAL RESEARCH MONEY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Arts Centre, Panorama Room
    CONTACT:   Janet Sandor, Director of Communications, Research Money,
               (416) 481-7070 ext. 25, (416) 802-5526 (March 7th and 8th)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7219.html

    TIME:      09:15
    EVENT:     2007 BUSINESS OUTLOOK BRIEFING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville, 90 Bloor St. E.
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c7887.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT STRENGTHENING SOCIAL SERVICES AGENCIES
    CITY:      CORNWALL
    LOCATION:  Maison Baldwin House
    CONTACT:   please call Debbie Fortier, Executive Director, (613) 937-0340
               for location details; Marc Despatie, Minister's Office,
               416-433-8584; Paul Doig, Ministry of Community and Social
               Services, (416) 325-5187
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c7870.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE A COMMUNITY NAMING CONTEST FOR
               CONCORD ADEX'S NEW 42 ACRE CONDO DEVELOPMENT IN NORTH YORK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  1001 Sheppard Avenue East, Inside a heated 20 by 30 foot tent
               at the development construction site, located next to
               Bessarion subway station
    CONTACT:   Pat McCaulley or Tina Quelch, For Concord Adex, (416) 855-9427
               or (416) 925-6034
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7405.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICES ANNOUNCES YOUTH
               JOB OPPORTUNITIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yorktown Child and Family Centre, 21 Ascot Avenue
    CONTACT:   Tricia Edgar, Minister's Office, (416) 212-7161; Anne
               Machowski-Smith, Ministry of Children and Youth Services,
               (416) 325-5156
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8016.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PARENT GROUP DEMANDS PROVINCIAL FUNDING TO SAVE 54
               SCHOOL-BASED CENTRES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park: Media Studio
    CONTACT:   Kate Robson, Friends of Parenting and Family
               Literacy Centres, Tel: (416) 536-4907
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8040.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT ON LOCAL AWARD RECOGNIZING ACHIEVEMENT IN
               IMPROVING ACCESSIBILITY FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
    CITY:      CORNWALL
    LOCATION:  City Hall, Council Chambers (2nd Floor), 360 Pitt Street
    CONTACT:   Marc Despatie, Minister's Office, 416-433-8584; Paul Doig,
               Ministry of Community and Social Services, (416) 325-5187
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c7870.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER TOURS GRAND RIVER HOSPITAL EMERGENCY
               DEPARTMENT
    CITY:      KITCHENER
    LOCATION:  Grand River Hospital, Crisis Clinic waiting area, 835 King
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Jeff Rohrer, Minister's Office, (416) 326-8016; A.G. Klei,
               Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8124.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     ANNIVERSARY OF CANCELLED TUITION FEE FREEZE RALLY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities Mowat Block,
               900 Bay Street (at Wellesley)
    CONTACT:   Jesse Greener, Ontario Chairperson, (416) 925-3825
               or (416) 301-5747 (cell); Joel Duff, Ontario Organiser,
               (416) 925-3825 or (416) 707-0349 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8010.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER TOURS MCMASTER UNIVERSITY'S SCHOOL OF NURSING
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  McMaster University,  Michael G. DeGroote Centre for
               Learning and Discovery, Atrium, 1200 Main Street West
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: David Spencer, Minister's Office,
               (416) 327-4320; A.G. Klei Ministry of Health and Long-Term
               Care (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8020.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE MONTE SOLBERG, MINISTER OF HUMAN RE

SOURCES AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND TORONTO DEPUTY MAYOR JOE PANTALONE UNVEIL NEW PUBLIC ACCESS TO GOVERNMENT SERVICES CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Toronto City Hall, Main Floor, 100 Queen St. W - Election Services and Registration area CONTACT: Rob Andrusevich, City of Toronto, Strategic Communications, (416) 397-4149; Pema Lhalungpa, Press Secretary, Office of Minister Solberg, (819) 994-2482, Ferne Shuttleworth, Service Canada Communications, (416) 954-7360 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8140.html TIME: 17:30 Doors Open and Silent Auction 18:00 Dinner 19:00 Live Auction 19:30 Showtime EVENT: STUDENTS FROM REGENT PARK/DUKE OF YORK PUBLIC SCHOOL, WITH SPONSORSHIP FROM THE DANIELS CORPORATION, PUT ON A DINNER THEATRE PRODUCTION OF PETER PAN TO RAISE MONEY FOR SECOND HARVEST CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Regent Park/Duke of York Public School, 20 Regent Street CONTACT: Abby Robins, Communications Manager, Second Harvest, Cell: (416) 315-5280 or Office: (416) 408-2594, URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c7919.html TIME: 18:00 EVENT: ERNESTINE'S WOMEN'S SHELTER MARKS GRAND RE-OPENING CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: For security reasons, media can contact Cindy Wagman at 416-743-1733 ext. 2015 for detailed location information CONTACT: Lesley Harmer, Office of Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Canada, (819) 994-2482; Beth Bailey, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (416) 218-3355, Marc Despatie, Minister's Office, Ministry of Community and Social Services, (416) 433-8485; Peggy Byrne, City of Toronto, (416) 392-0051; Catherine Kaye, Service Canada - Ontario Region, (416) 954-7302; Paul Doig, Ministry of Community and Social Services, (416) 325-5187; Cindy Wagman, Ernestine's Women's Shelter, (416) 743-1733 ext. 2015 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8080.html TIME: 18:00 EVENT: NATHAN PHILLIPS SQUARE DESIGN COMPETITION WINNER ANNOUNCED CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: City Hall Rotunda, 100 Queen St. W. CONTACT: Sheila Glazer, Manager, Strategic Policy and Projects, Facilities and Real Estate Division, (416) 392-0879 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7387.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>MANITOBA</B> TIME: 16:00 - 21:00 EVENT: WINE AND CHEESE RECEPTION FOR CUSTOM HOUSE FOUNDER CITY: WINNIPEG LOCATION: The Richardson Building, suite 1650, One Lombard Place CONTACT: Don Fenton, Director, Communications, Tel: (416) 646-3598 Extension 270, Mobile: (416) 434-3681 or (647) 261-3104 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7409.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ALBERTA</B> DATE: March 7 - 8 EVENT: WESTERN CORPORATE GOVERNANCE FORUM: NEXT STEPS, NEW THINKING, HOSTED BY THE CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: TELUS Convention Centre, 120 9th Ave. SE CONTACT: Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7569.html TIME: 12:00 EVENT: BENTLEY MOTORS NEWS CONFERENCE CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: Canadian Pacific Railway Pavilion, Fairmont Palliser Hotel, 133 9th Avenue S.W. CONTACT: To register for the news conference, schedule an interview or for more information please contact: Tara Mason, NATIONAL Public Relations, Office: (403) 531-0331, Cellular: (403) 921-6698 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7470.html TIME: 12:35 EVENT: SPEECH BY DAVID DODGE, GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: Calgary Chamber of Commerce, ENMAX Ballroom, 100 6th Avenue SW CONTACT: Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/05/c6921.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: CONSTELLATION SOFTWARE INC. ANNUAL AND FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS INTERNET: www.csisoftware.com PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3422 or 1-800-595-8550 CONTACT: Barry Symons, Chief Financial Officer, (416) 861-2279 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/14/c7978.html TIME: 8:30 Eastern EVENT: OFI INCOME FUND 2006 YEAR-END AND FOURTH-QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1754500 and www.newswire.ca PHONE NO.: 613-688-0197 or 416-644-3430 or 1-800-589-8577 CONTACT: Catherine Skarzenski, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Tel. (613) 247-7116 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/05/c6859.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/05/c7138.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: ALLIED PROPERTIES REIT CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FOURTH-QUARTER AND YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS INTERNET: www.alliedpropertiesreit.com PHONE NO.: 1 (800) 732-1073 or (416) 644-3421 CONTACT: Michael R. Emory, President and Chief Executive Officer, (416) 977-9002 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/05/c4990.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: PRIMARY ENERGY RECYCLING CORPORATION 2006 ANNUAL FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: 416) 644-3418 or (800) 814-4861 CONTACT: Mark C. Hall, Senior Vice President, Primary Energy Ventures, (630) 371-0573 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/09/c6881.html TIME: 10:00 Central EVENT: TESCO CORPORATION FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2006 EARNINGS RELEASE CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.tescocorp.com, "Conference Calls" link in the Investor Relations section PHONE NO.: (866) 433-0163 or (706) 679-3976 CONTACT: Tony Tripodo at (713) 359-7102, Tesco Corporation URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/05/c7185.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: K-BRO LINEN INCOME FUND 2006 YEAR END FINANCIAL RESULTS AND CONFERENCE CALL ADVISORY PHONE NO.: 416-644-3434 or 800-587-1893 CONTACT: Linda McCurdy, President & CEO, K-Bro Linen Income Fund, Phone: (780) 453-5218; Doug Thomson, C.A., Vice-President & CFO, K-Bro Linen Income Fund, Phone: (780) 453-5218 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7514.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: ALGONQUIN POWER INCOME FUND FOURTH QUARTER 2006 CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: 1-800-525-6384 or 1-780-409-1668, Conference ID#: 1006499 CONTACT: Ms. Kelly Castledine, Telephone: (905) 465-4500 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/27/c5064.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: MDS INC. FIRST QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST INTERNET: www.mdsinc.com CONTACT: Investors: Sharon Mathers, Vice-President, Investor Relations and External Communications, MDS Inc., (416) 675-6777 x 34721; Media: Catherine Melville, Director, External Communications, MDS Inc., (416) 675-6777 x 32265 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/01/c5596.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: STELCO ANNOUNCES ANALYST CONFERENCE CALL AND WEB CAST ON 2006 YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS INTERNET: www.stelco.com PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6105 or (866) 542-4239 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/28/c5607.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: NEENAH PAPER FOURTH QUARTER 2006 EARNINGS WEBCAST INTERNET: www.neenah.com PHONE NO.: (800) 374-0181 or (706) 643-3789, conference ID # 5935487 CONTACT: Bill McCarthy, Vice President - Financial Analysis and Investor Relations of Neenah Paper, Inc., (678) 518-3278 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/08/c6325.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: PARAMOUNT ENERGY TRUST FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS WEBCAST INTERNET: http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=39778&s=1&k=9BF43ABCAB2D2C6B81D30351C30FD900 CONTACT: Paramount Energy Trust, Susan L. Riddell Rose, President and Chief Executive Officer, (403) 269-4400; or Paramount Energy Trust, Cameron R. Sebastian, Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, (403) 269-4400; or Paramount Energy Trust, Sue M. Showers, Investor Relations and Communications Advisor, (403) 269-4400 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7477.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: THE DATA GROUP INCOME FUND HOLDS FOURTH QUARTER 2006 EARNINGS RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1749220 PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571 CONTACT: Mr. David Odell, President and CEO, Data Business Forms Limited, Tel: (905) 791-3151; Mr. Paul O'Shea, Chief Financial Officer, Data Business Forms Limited, Tel: (905) 791-3151 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/02/c6609.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: CSI WIRELESS FOURTH QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: 416-850-9143, or 1-866-400-2280 CONTACT: Cory Pala, Investor Relations, E-vestor Communications Inc., 416-657-2400 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/05/c6969.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: COAST WHOLESALE APPLIANCES INCOME FUND REPORTS 2006 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END RESULTS INTERNET: http://www.vcall.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=113384 or www.coastincomefund.com PHONE NO.: 1-800-814-3911 or 416-644-3419 CONTACT: Jack Peck, Chief Financial Officer, Telephone: (604) 301-3400 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8105.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/01/c6058.html TIME: 12:20 Eastern EVENT: ITERATION ENERGY LTD. (ITX) PRESENTATION AT THE RBC CANADIAN ENERGY SUMMIT INTERNET: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rbc68/itx.to CONTACT: Iteration Energy Ltd., Brian L. Illing, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 261-6883 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7250.html TIME: 12:30 Eastern EVENT: CVRD PRESS CONFERENCE WEB CAST TO DISCUSS 2006 FINANCIAL RESULTS INTERNET: http://www.cvrd.com.br CONTACT: (416) 645-8181 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7466.html TIME: 12:35 Mountain EVENT: SPEECH BY DAVID DODGE, GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA INTERNET: www.bankofcanada.ca/en/real CONTACT: Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/05/c6921.html TIME: 13:00 Eastern EVENT: FORT CHICAGO ENERGY PARTNERS L.P. - Q4 & ANNUAL RESULT WEBCAST INTERNET: http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=35810&s=1&k=CDD7FF489C0D40C2998696F98483F4CB CONTACT: Stephen H. White, President and C.E.O., Hume D. Kyle, Vice President, Finance and C.F.O., Fort Chicago Energy Partners L.P., Phone: (403) 296-0140 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c4968.html TIME: 14:00 Atlantic EVENT: KILLAM PROPERTIES Q4 AND YEAR END 2006 RESULTS AND CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: (416) 646-3095; 800-814-4857 CONTACT: Killam Properties Inc.: Dale Noseworthy, CA, CFA, Director, Investor and External Relations, (902) 442-0388 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/09/c6544.html TIME: 15:30 Eastern EVENT: CANADIAN WESTERN BANK - FIRST QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1717540 CONTACT: Larry M. Pollock, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Western Bank, Phone: (780) 423-8888 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c6207.html TIME: 16:15 Eastern EVENT: MDC PARTNERS FINANCIAL RESULTS PHONE NO.: 1-416-644-3425 or 1-800-732-9303 CONTACT: Donna Granato, Director, Finance & Investor Relations, (646) 429-1809 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/08/c3815.html TIME: 16:30 Eastern EVENT: BIOMIRA INC. RELEASES ITS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2006 FINANCIAL RESULTS PHONE NO.: 1-416-640-1917, passcode 21221933 followed by the pound sign or 1-877-289-8525, passcode 21221933 followed by the pound sign CONTACT: Stephanie H. Seiler, Ph.D., Gemini BioProjects LLC, (206) 713-0124 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/02/c6247.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>INTERNATIONAL</B> TIME: 09:00 EVENT: MOSAID, SEMICO AND FIDUS ANNOUNCE SOC DESIGN FORUM CITY: SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA LOCATION: TechMart CONTACT: Media inquiries: Colleen McGuire, Communications Specialist, (613) 599-9539, x1228; Lou Covey, VitalCom PR, (650) 366-8212 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/05/c4732.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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