CNW Group Daybook for Wednesday, March 21, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, March 21 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY TRADE SHOW AND
               CONFERENCE, AMERICANA 2007
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montréal Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Amély Tremblay, Morin Public Relations, Cell: (514) 774-8522
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4625.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SAINTE-JUSTINE CENTENNIAL PRESENTS "FACES OF LOVE"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Main entrance
               CHU Sainte-Justine
               3175 Côte-Sainte-Catherine
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Bachand, Sainte-Justine Centennial, (514) 345-4931,
               ext. 4456
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c3681.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     THE AUTOMOBILE PROTECTION ASSOCIATION RELEASES ITS 2007 NEW
               VEHICLE RATINGS
    CITY:      MONTREAL (OUTREMONT)
    LOCATION:  Le Paris Beurre
               1226, rue Van Horne
    CONTACT:   Antoinette Greco, Association pour la protection des
               automobilistes (APA), (514) 273-1662, (514) 867-0441
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/21/c4916.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     28TH EDITION OF THE MONTREAL NATIONAL HOME SHOW PRESENTED BY
               RE/MAX
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Bouba Slim, (514) 286-1004, ext. 24, Cell: (514) 777-1926;
               Salle de presse: (514) 397-4805
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/15/c2932.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/13/c9366.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES ANDRE
               BOISCLAIR, LEADER OF THE OFFICIAL OPPOSITION, PARTI QUEBECOIS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Le Centre Sheraton
               1201 René-Lévesque Blvd. West
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, Board of
               Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4501.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/28/c5492.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     CITIZENSHIP CEREMONY
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE
    LOCATION:  Centre culturel de l'Université de Sherbrooke
               2500, boul. de l'Université
    CONTACT:   Stéphane Malépart, Regional Communications Directorate,
               Citizenship and Immigration Canada, (514) 283-4800
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4366.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     KEVIN DOUGHERTY, PRESIDENT, SUN LIFE FINANCIAL
               CANADA, WILL PROFILE SUN LIFE FINANCIAL'S CANADIAN
               OPERATIONS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Mount Royal Centre
    CONTACT:   Media Relations Contact: Susan Jantzi, Senior Manager,
               External Communications & Corporate Affairs, Tel:
               (519) 888-3160; Investor Relations Contact: Kevin Strain,
               Vice-President, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 204-8163
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/15/c2954.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     VIC COULEUR MULTIMEDIA - A GRAND HAPPENING UNVEILING THE
               LATEST ACQUISITIONS
    CITY:      LASALLE
    LOCATION:  2512, Lapierre
    CONTACT:   Diane Desnoyers, Communications Desnoyers, Telephone:
               (514) 824-5872; Steve Daigle, Président, Vic Couleur
               Multimédia, Telephone: (514) 368-5484
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3078.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      March 21
    EVENT:     2007 NATIONAL CONSULTATION ON CAREER DEVELOPMENT: DEVELOPING
               CAREERS TODAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
               255 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3551.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     WORLD WATER DAY: COUNCIL OF CANADIANS DELIVERS 45,000
               PETITIONS TO JOHN BAIRD
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Minister John Baird's constituency office
               2249 Carling Ave
               Suite 418
    CONTACT:   Meera Karunananthan, Media Officer, (613) 233-4487 ext. 234,
               cell: (613) 795-8685
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4677.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN FEDERATION OF STUDENTS RELEASES FINAL REPORT OF THE
               TASK FORCE ON THE NEEDS OF MUSLIM STUDENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  International Student Centre
               Cumberland Room
               University of Toronto
    CONTACT:   Jesse Greener, (416) 925-3825
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4678.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC HEARING ON PARTICIPATION AND FUNDING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  At the Bytown Lounge
               111 Sussex Drive
    CONTACT:   Francine Bastien, (613) 947-7606, Cell: (613) 299-6554
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/15/c2744.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GOVERNOR GENERAL'S STUDENT FORUM "FROM THE ABOLITION OF THE
               SLAVE TRADE TO THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION"
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ballroom
               Rideau Hall
    CONTACT:   Marilyne Guèvremont, Rideau Hall Press Office, (613) 998-7280
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3476.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     FUNERAL SERVICE - FIRE SERVICES' CAPTAIN GARY WILSON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Margaret's-in-the-Pines Anglican Church
               4130 Lawrence Ave. E.
    CONTACT:   Captain Mike Strapko, Toronto Fire Services Media Line,
               (416) 338-0763
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4665.html

    TIME:      11:45 - 13:30
    EVENT:     THE ECONOMIC CLUB OF TORONTO PRESENTS: REDEFINING
               'CANADIAN' IN TODAY'S AUTO INDUSTRY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The National Club
               303 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Toyota Canada Inc., Kathryn Ruhland, Manager, Public
               Relations, (416) 431-8333; Toyota Canada Inc., Melanie
               Testani, Consultant, Public Relations, (416) 431-8432;
               Toyota Canada Inc., Jodie Benedek, Consultant, Public
               Relations, (416) 438-6320 ext. 2720
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4542.html

    TIME:      12:15
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE JIM FLAHERTY, THE HONOURABLE LAWRENCE CANNON
               AND THE HONOURABLE JOHN BAIRD WILL HIGHLIGHT KEY BUDGET 2007
               ENVIRONMENTAL MEASURES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Transport Canada Test Centre
               2780 Sheffield Road
    CONTACT:   Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Finance, (613) 996-7861; David Gamble, Media Relations,
               Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080; Natalie Sarafian,
               Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of Transport,
               Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700; Eric Richer,
               Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of the Environment,
               (819) 997-1441
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4801.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     FORMER CANADIAN IDOL MELISSA O'NEIL, DEGRASSI STAR LAUREN
               COLLINS AND OTHER CANADIAN CELEBRITIES JUDGE CHOIR GROUPS IN
               REAL CANADIAN ANTHEM SEARCH COMPETITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Danforth Music Hall
               147 Danforth Ave.
    CONTACT:   Debra Goldblatt, Rock-it Promotions, (416) 489-0055
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c3854.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     THE MUSEE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN DE MONTREAL AT RIDEAU HALL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Rideau Hall
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Serrurier, Rideau Hall Press Office, (613) 998-0287
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c3971.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     ALL-STAR EDITION OF MUCHONDEMAND CO-HOSTED BY HALLE BERRY
               AND GIOVANNI RIBISI
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MuchMusic
               Queen & John
    CONTACT:   Scott Campbell, Senior Publicist, Music & Youth Services,
               (416) 591-7400 x2794
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4730.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     BOMBAY SAPPHIRE TO ANNOUNCE 2007 WINNER OF SIXTH ANNUAL
               CANADIAN DESIGNER GLASS COMPETITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Gardiner Museum
               111 Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Charlene Lo, Optimum PR, (416) 436-8651
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4759.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     MEET THE AUTHORS OF EAT, SHRINK & BE MERRY
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Indigo Signal Hill
               5570 Signal Hill Centre S.W.
    CONTACT:   Charlene Hess, (604) 669-3020
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3584.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     MIKE FARRELL OF M(X)A(X)S(X)H, TALK & BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Chapters Robson
               788 Robson Street
    CONTACT:   Charlene Hess, Zone Marketing Manager, Indigo and Chapters
               Western Canada, Indigo Books & Music Inc., (604) 669-3020
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3163.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP TO PRESENT AT NATIONAL BANK
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.td.com/investor/index.jsp
    CONTACT:   Tim Thompson, Investor Relations, (416) 982-6346; Simon
               Townsend, Corporate Communications, (416) 944-7161
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3537.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BOYD GROUP INCOME FUND Q4 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.boydgroup.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 640-1917
    CONTACT:   Bruce Wigle, Investor Relations, 416-815-0700
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/14/c2264.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4879.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WORLD ENERGY SOLUTIONS FOURTH QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.worldenergy.com and www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, Jim Parslow, World Energy Solutions, Inc.,
               (508) 459-8100
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/09/c9000.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONNORS BROS. INCOME FUND TO HOLD YEAR-END RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.connors.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Kent McNeil, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial
               Officer, Connors Bros., Ltd., (858) 715-4076
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/26/c4282.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4742.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GLOBAL RAILWAY INDUSTRIES LTD. WILL HOST A CONFERENCE CALL
               TO REVIEW THE 2006 FOURTH QUARTER AND ANNUAL FINANCIAL
               RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5774, or (416) 644-3419
    CONTACT:   Company Contact: Terry McManaman, President & CEO, Tel:
               (570) 802-0366; Investor Relations: Gerry Wimmer, Tel
               (416) 360-8895, Toll Free: 1-888-894-8222
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/13/c2016.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ADDAX PETROLEUM 2006 YEAR-END CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: Toronto: (416) 644 3422, Toll-free (Canada and the U.S):
               1-800-732 1073, Toll-free (U.K.): 00 800 0000 2288, Toll-free
               (Switzerland): 00 800 0022 8228
    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/March2007/15/c2892.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     INEX PHARMACEUTICALS 2006 YEAR END OPERATING RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.inexpharm.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6115 or 1-866-542-4241
    CONTACT:   Ian Mortimer, Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, Phone: (604) 419-3200; Media: Karen Cook Boas,
               James Hoggan & Associates Inc., Phone: (604) 739-7500
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4354.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE BRICK GROUP FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1754940
    PHONE NO.: (403) 398-9531 or (416) 644-3416
    CONTACT:   Kim Yost, President and CEO, The Brick Group, (780) 930-6300;
               Mike Borys, Executive Vice President and CFO, The Brick Group,
               (780) 930-6300
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/21/c4902.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c5853.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/28/c5554.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE CITY OF TORONTO WILL SIGN A DIGITAL CITY NETWORK
               AGREEMENT WITH SAN FRANCISCO TO ADVANCE TORONTO'S IMPORTANT
               DIGITAL, ICT AND NEW MEDIA SECTORS
    INTERNET:  http://events.telemerge.ca/cityoftoronto/022107/index.php
    CONTACT:   Rob Berry, Manager, Sector and Strategic Partnerships,
               Economic Development, Culture and Tourism, (416) 576-7026;
               Joaquin Alvarado, Director, Institute for Next Generation
               Internet, San Francisco State University, (510) 761-0657
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c4084.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     REJEAN ROBITAILLE, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF THE LAURENTIAN BANK
               PRESENTER AT THE CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE OF
               NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL
    INTERNET:  www.laurentianbank.ca
    CONTACT:   Gladys Caron, Vice-president, Public Affairs, Communications
               and Investor Relations, Laurentian Bank, Office:
               (514) 284-4500, extension 7511, Mobile: (514) 893-3963
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c4172.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MOSAID, SEMICO AND FIDUS ANNOUNCE SOC DESIGN FORUM
    CITY:      SHANGHAI, CHINA
    LOCATION:  Riverfront Business Hotel
    CONTACT:   Colleen McGuire, Communications Specialist, (613) 599-9539,
               ext. 1228; Lou Covey, VitalCom PR, (650) 366-8212
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/05/c4732.html
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