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



    TORONTO, March 8 /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

    TIME:      20:30
    EVENT:     VALCARTIER SOLDIERS BACK HOME - ARRIVAL OF THE SOLDIERS,
               INCLUDING THAT OF OMLT COMMANDER, FROM KANDAHAR TO QUEBEC
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Jean Lesage International Airport;
               Note: Renovations underway at the Jean Lesage International
               Airport will have an impact on the space available for
               interaction between media representatives and the troops
    CONTACT:   Captain Eric Chamberland, Public Affairs Officer of 5 CMBG,
               (418) 844-5000, ext 4688, Pager: (418) 260-3082
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8127.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      March 8
    EVENT:     FAMILY WEEK AT CAMH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  1001 Queen Street West (CAMH)
    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
    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:     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
    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:      10:00; and 11:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT STRENGTHENING SOCIAL SERVICES AGENCIES IN
               CORNWALL; ANNOUNCEMENT ON LOCAL AWARD RECOGNIZING
               ACHIEVEMENT IN IMPROVING ACCESSIBILITY FOR PEOPLE WITH
               DISABILITIES
    CITY:      CORNWALL
    LOCATION:  Maison Baldwin House; and
               City Hall
               Council Chambers
               2nd Floor
               360 Pitt Street
    CONTACT:   Marc Despatie, Minister's Office, (416) 433-8584
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/08/c7870.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICES TO ANNOUNCE YOUTH
               JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN
               TORONTO
    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:      10:30
    EVENT:     YWCA TORONTO INTRODUCES THE 2007 WOMEN OF DISTINCTION
               RECIPIENTS AT AN INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY BREAKFAST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  YWCA Toronto 1st Stop Woodlawn Lounge
               80 Woodlawn Ave. East
    CONTACT:   Corinne Rusch-Drutz, Director of Advocacy and
               Communications, (416) 961-8100, x350
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8197.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:      12:00
    EVENT:     ANNIVERSARY OF CANCELLED TUITION FEE FREEZE RALLY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ministry of Training
               Colleges and Universities
               Mowat Block
               900 Bay Street
    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:      12:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER TO TOUR 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:      13:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER TO TOUR MCMASTER UNIVERSITY'S SCHOOL OF
               NURSING
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  McMaster University
               Michael G. DeGroote Centre
               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 EVENT: STUDENTS FROM REGENT PARK/DUKE OF YORK PUBLIC SCHOOL, WITH SPONSORSHIP FROM THE DANIELS CORPORATION, ARE PUTTING 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: 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 TIME: 18:00 EVENT: ERNESTINE'S WOMEN'S SHELTER MARKS GRAND RE-OPENING CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Contact Cindy Wagman, (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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <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> TIME: See URL 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: Tara Mason, (403) 531-0331 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: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: OFI INCOME FUND FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END RESULTS WEBCAST INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1754500 CONTACT: Catherine Skarzenski, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Tel. (613) 247-7116, Fax (613) 736-7281 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/05/c6859.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/05/c7138.html TIME: 09:00 Mountain EVENT: PEYTO ENERGY TRUST 2006 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1697080 PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426 Toronto, or 1-866-250-4909 CONTACT: Head Office, 2900, 450 - 1st Street SW, Calgary, AB, T2P 5H1, Phone: (403) 261-6081, Fax: (403) 451-4100 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8118.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: PRIMARY ENERGY RECYCLING CORPORATION 2006 ANNUAL FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-814-4861 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 http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8306.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: ALGONQUIN POWER INCOME FUND FOURTH QUARTER 2006 CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: 1-800-525-6384 or international (780) 409-1668 CONTACT: Ms. Kelly Castledine, (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, sharon.mathers</B>mdsinc.com; 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: 10:00 Central EVENT: TESCO CORPORATION FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2006 EARNINGS RELEASE CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.tescocorp.com PHONE NO.: US/Canada (866) 433-0163 or International (706) 679-3976 CONTACT: Tony Tripodo, (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 1-800-587-1893 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: 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: MARSULEX CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.marsulex.com, or www.newswire.ca CONTACT: Laurie Tugman, President and CEO, Tel: (416) 496-4157 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/07/c8257.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.: Toronto: (416) 641-6105, North America: (866) 542-4239 CONTACT: See URL URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/28/c5607.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: PARAMOUNT ENERGY TRUST - SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT WEBCAST INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/index.cgi?companyID=897511748 CONTACT: Paramount Energy Trust, Susan L. Riddell Rose, President and Chief Executive Officer, (403) 269-4400 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/06/c7477.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: 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: NEENAH PAPER FOURTH QUARTER 2006 EARNINGS WEBCAST INTERNET: www.neenah.com PHONE NO.: 1-800-374-0181; (706) 643-3789 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: 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: 12:00 Eastern EVENT: ADDAX PETROLEUM PRESENTS AT THE RBC CAPITAL MARKETS' CANADIAN ENERGY SUMMIT INTERNET: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rbc68/axc.to CONTACT: Mr. Patrick Spollen, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0) 22 702 95 47; Mr. Craig Kelly, Investor Relations, Tel. : +41 (0) 22 702 95 68; Mr. Mac Penney, Press Relations, Tel.: (416) 934-8011; Ms. Marie-Gabrielle Cajoly, Press Relations, Tel.: +41(0) 22 702 94 44 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/02/c5970.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: 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, Fax: (403) 213-3648 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.: Toronto: (416) 646-3095; North America: 1-800-814-4857 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.: (416) 644-3425 or toll free 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. INTENDS TO RELEASE ITS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2006 FINANCIAL RESULTS. PHONE NO.: (416) 640-1917, or 1-877-289-8525 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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