CNW Group Daybook for Wednesday, March 28, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, March 28 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      07:45
    EVENT:     FEDERAL FINANCE MINISTER TO ADDRESS THE CONSEIL DU PATRONAT
               DU QUEBEC
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salon Printemps
               Omni Mont-Royal Hotel
               1050 Sherbrooke West
    CONTACT:   Patrick Leblanc, Director of Communications, (514) 288-5161,
               ext. 226, Cell: (514) 571-6400
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7158.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7184.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     CANADA 2020/CROSSING BOUNDARIES 2ND ANNUAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Hilton Lac Leamy
    CONTACT:   Marie-France Poirier, Bluesky Strategy Group, (613) 216-2253;
               Fiona Smith, Bluesky Strategy Group, (613) 241-3512 ext. 224
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/26/c6572.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     FINANCE MINISTER JIM FLAHERTY VISITS GREENFIELD ETHANOL
               VARENNES PLANT
    CITY:      VARENNES
    LOCATION:  GreenField Ethanol Varennes plant
               3300, boul. Marie-Victorin (Hwy 132)
    CONTACT:   Melanie Gruer, Director of Communications, GreenField Ethanol,
               Cell: (416) 902-0595
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7220.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7184.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA INVITATION - CELEBRATING CAE'S 60TH ANNIVERSARY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  CAE
               8585 Côte-de-Liesse
               Saint-Laurent
    CONTACT:   Pascale Alpha, Director, Global Communications, CAE,
               (514) 340-5475
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/23/c5885.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     PATIENT SAFETY LEADERS TO RELEASE EARLY RESULTS: NATIONAL
               CAMPAIGN AIMS TO IMPROVE SAFETY IN HOSPITALS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre-East Ballroom
               Level 4
               Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel
    CONTACT:   John Tuckwell, Communications Manager, Canadian Patient
               Safety Institute, (780) 409-8090, (780) 718-4841; Vanda
               Killeen, Communications Officer, Canadian Patient Safety
               Institute, (780) 409-8090; Cristiane Doherty, Senior
               Consultant, Delta Media Inc., (613) 233-9191,
               1-888-473-3582; Nathalie Forgue, Communications Advisor,
               Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal,
               (514) 860-8000, ext. 15380
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c6793.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL OPENING OF SIAL MONTREAL 2007
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès de Montréal
               Room 513 C
               Level 5
    CONTACT:   SIAL Montréal, (514) 289-9669, Toll free in Canada:
               1-866-281-SIAL (7425)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/26/c6232.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     11TH ANNUAL ANGES FINANCIERS DE MONTREAL CONTEST
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Science Centre
               2 De la Commune Street West
    CONTACT:   Marie-Eve Gagnon, Jeune Chambre de commerce de Montréal,
               (514) 845-4951, ext. 24; Michelle Jirava, Fondation du maire
               de Montréal pour la jeunesse,(514) 872-5768
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/26/c6635.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      06:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     21ST ANNUAL SICKKIDS RADIOTHON HITS AIRWAVES MARCH 28 TO 30
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Newstalk 1010 CFRB;
               97.3 EZ Rock;
               99.9 MIX FM;
               The Hospital for Sick Children
               170 Elizabeth Avenue
    CONTACT:   Lori Abbott, SickKids Foundation, w: (416) 813-8292, c:
               (647) 241-6525
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/26/c6596.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     PROVINCE AND DURHAM REGION TO UNVEIL NEW BUSES
    CITY:      WHITBY
    LOCATION:  Durham Regional Headquarters
               605 Rossland Road East
               Main Level Galleria
    CONTACT:   Jamie Rilett, Minister's Office, (416) 327-9134; Bob
               Nichols, Communications Branch, (416) 327-1158; Beverley
               Thomson Manager, Marketing & Customer Service, Durham
               Region, (905) 668-7711 ext. 3753
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7170.html

    TIME:      08:15
    EVENT:     NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL HOLDS 2ND ANNUAL TRANSPORTATION &
               LOGISTICS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
               123 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Alvin Poon, (416) 848-1451
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/26/c6598.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CONSUL GENERAL OF CHINA TO MEET WITH LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lieutenant Governor's Suite
               Room 131
               Legislative Building
               Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Sandra Black, Office of the Lieutenant Governor,
               (416) 314-5755; May Nazar, Ministry of Intergovernmental
               Affairs, (416) 212-4417
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7059.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     IN THE CONTEXT OF THE ALTERNATIVES' TOUR TOWARDS GLOBAL
               PEACE - THE MINISTER OF INFORMATION IN THE NEW PALESTINIAN
               UNITY GOVERNMENT, DR. MUSTAPHA BARGHOUTI, IS COMING TO CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Room 130-S
               Centre Building
    CONTACT:   Catherine Binette, (514) 813-2252
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/March2007/23/c6239.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/23/c6242.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     ONTARIO CURLING CHAMPION GLENN HOWARD RAISES AWARENESS FOR
               BREAST CANCER ON AND OFF THE ICE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Weston Golf and Country Club
               Weston and Highway 401
               50 St. Phillip's Road
    CONTACT:   Michelle Cowan Lefler at Silverhammer Public Relations,
               (416) 324-2024
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7105.html

    TIME:      10:45
    EVENT:     EXPANSION OF WIRELESS BROADBAND INTERNET ACCESS TO OTTAWA'S
               RURAL COMMUNITIES.
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Outside City Council Chambers
    CONTACT:   Barrett Xplore: Mr. Morten Paulsen, (403) 399-3377; City of
               Ottawa: Ms. Amy Rupert, (613) 355-8303
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7281.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     NORFOLK COUNTY ROUND TABLE MEETING OF MAYORS AND WARDENS
    CITY:      SIMCOE
    LOCATION:  Norfolk County Administration Building
               Committee Room A
               Governor Simcoe Square
               50 Colborne Street South
    CONTACT:   Clark Hoskin; (519) 426-5870, ext 1238
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/23/c5926.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     CAW LEADERSHIP MEETING ABOUT THE LOSS OF MANUFACTURING JOBS
               IN THE NIAGARA AREA
    CITY:      ST. CATHARINES
    LOCATION:  CAW Local 199 hall
               124 Bunting Road
    CONTACT:   Elaine White, CAW Communications, (416) 456-7764
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7229.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH CANADA SCIENTISTS WILL PROVIDE A TECHNICAL BRIEFING
               ON HEALTH CANADA'S UPDATED STANDARDS AND ADVICE RELATING TO
               MERCURY AND FISH
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  70 Columbine Driveway
               Room 0115C
               Brooke Claxton Building
               Tunney's Pasture
    CONTACT:   Media Inquiries: Paul Duchesne, Media Relations,
               (613) 954-4807; Erik Waddell, Office of the Minister of
               Health, (613) 957-0200
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/fgov/fr/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7350.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - CONSUL GENERAL OF PAKISTAN TO MEET WITH
               LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR OF ONTARIO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lieutenant Governor's Suite
               Room 131
               Legislative Building
               Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Sandra Black, Office of the Lieutenant Governor,
               (416) 314-5755; May Nazar, Ministry of Intergovernmental
               Affairs, (416) 212-4417
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/goer/March2007/27/c7061.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA PRESENTATION AT THE SECOND ANNUAL NATIONAL BANK
               FINANCIAL TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
               123 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   See URL
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7083.html

    TIME:      13:45
    EVENT:     CITY OF TORONTO AND JUST FOR LAUGHS ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Carlu, College Park
               444 Yonge St.
               7th Floor
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Grant Ramsay, Toronto Special Events,
               (416) 395-7318
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/26/c6599.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     WRESTLEMANIA. FAN AXXESS TOUR
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  3100 Howard Ave.
    CONTACT:   Dawn Dwyer, (416) 847-8348
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/02/c4161.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     LEARN ABOUT CANADIAN HISTORY PROJECTS THAT WILL RECEIVE
               GRANTS FROM HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY'S NEW HBC LOCAL HISTORY
               GRANT PROGRAM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Château Laurier
               1 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Joel Ralph, Education and Outreach Program Coordinator,
               Canada's National History Society, 1-800-816-6777 ext.21;
               Katherine Raso, Hbc Corporate Communications, (416) 861-6691
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c6783.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:30
    EVENT:     FEATURE FILM EXPLORES LITTLE-KNOWN STORY OF AN ABUSED WOMAN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto City Hall
               100 Queen St. W.
    CONTACT:   Liz Janzen, Toronto Public Health, (416) 392-7458; Vivien
               Green, Woman Abuse Council, (416) 944-9242
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7036.html

    TIME:      20:30
    EVENT:     FRANCOEXPO, A NEW CONSUMER TRADE SHOW/CULTURAL EXPO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen Elizabeth Building
               Exhibition Place
    CONTACT:   Media Contacts: Syvlain Cossette: Productions Phaneuf,
               Marilou Hainault, (450) 651-1030 x 242; Konflit Dramatik:
               Christian Pellietier, (705) 222-1774; Audrey de Montigny:
               Productions DEM, Jean de Montigny, (514) 953-8920;
               Marie-Chantal Toupin: Jacques Terrault, (450) 657-9701;
               Kimber Management Inc: Joseph: (613) 850-9306,
               (416) 426-9638; Gail: (416) 949-7886
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/09/c6553.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      March 28
    EVENT:     FIRST "MUNICIPAL COMMUNICATIONS FORUM - WEST"
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  See URL
    CONTACT:   SummersDirect Conference and Event, 1-866-869-7969
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/28/c4771.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/16/c5847.html

    DATE:      March 28
    EVENT:     WESTERN WORKFORCE SHORTAGE FORUM
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary TELUS Convention Centre
               120 9th Ave. SE
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c6976.html

    TIME:      08:15 - 13:45
    EVENT:     2007 WESTERN CANADA BUSINESS FORUM
    CITY:      KANANASKIS
    LOCATION:  Delta Lodge
    CONTACT:   Nina Budman and Gabrielle Totesau, Budman and Associates,
               (416) 515-7667
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/26/c6482.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     KEYSTONE NORTH AMERICA INC.  FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR ENDED
               DECEMBER 31, 2006 EARNINGS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1743060
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Robert Horn, Chief Executive Officer or Stephen Shaffer,
               Chief Financial Officer, telephone (813) 225-4650
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/27/c4746.html

    TIME:      09:10 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIA CAPITAL'S SPRING GROWTH CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.scotiacapital.com
    CONTACT:   Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c6820.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FIRST CALGARY PETROLEUMS LTD. 2006 YEAR END RESULTS AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: UK: +44 (0) 208 515 2305; North America: (480) 293 1744
    CONTACT:   First Calgary Petroleums Ltd.: Richard G. Anderson,
               Tel: (403) 264-6697; John van der Welle,
               Tel: +44 (0) 203 043 0270; Other contacts: David Nabarro,
               Tel + 44 (0) 207 710 7400; James Henderson,
               Tel: +44 (0) 207 743 6673; Carina Corbett,
               Tel: +44 (0) 207 559 6710
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c2379.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/28/c6351.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TELECONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST - CARDIOME TO RELEASE 2006
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.cardiome.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-250-4907, or (416) 644-3427
    CONTACT:   Peter K. Hofman, (604) 676-6993
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7210.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AGF TO HOLD A CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST TO DISCUSS Q1 2007
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://events.streamlogics.net/agf/mar28-07/index.asp
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-825-9691 (toll-free in North America)
    CONTACT:   Adrian Basaraba, Vice President, Finance and Investor
               Relations, (416) 865-4203
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/21/c4649.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VIRTUAL EXPORTING SUMMIT, EXPORTING 101: EXPANDING YOUR
               BUSINESS TO THE U.S.
    INTERNET:  http://edclist.edc.ca/t/143608/93899/2460/0/
    CONTACT:   Phil Taylor, Public Affairs, (613) 598-2904
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c6971.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NEW FLYER INDUSTRIES INC. 2006 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1777160
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-731-5774
    CONTACT:   Glenn Asham, Chief Financial Officer Tel: (204) 224-1251
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/21/c4956.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7293.html

    TIME:      16:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     AEROMECHANICAL SERVICES LTD. - BUSINESS UPDATE ON RECENT
               DEVELOPMENTS WEBCAST
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1785740
    CONTACT:   David Gordon, or Grant Howard, The Howard Group,
               1-888-221-0915
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/26/c6827.html
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