CNW Weekly Look-Ahead Calendar from Saturday, August 9 to Friday, August 15, 2008



    TORONTO, Aug. 8 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 9 - August 17
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FESTIVAL OF SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    CITY:      SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    LOCATION:  Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Lussier, Communications Coordinator, (450) 346-6000
               ext. 239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/16/c6157.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2384.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE WORLD'S INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Place D'Youville, (in front of Palais Montcalm)
    CONTACT:   Alain Garon, Communications and Information Officer, AFNQL,
               (418) 842-5020
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9976.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2433.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     THE OSM GET TOGETHER WITH MONTREALERS: ESSENTIAL SUMMERTIME
               RENDEZ-VOUS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro, Sportplexe George Springate
    CONTACT:   Lucie Paquin, Head of Media Relations, (514) 840-7414, cell:
               (514) 608-7414
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2050.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 7 - August 10
    EVENT:     COUCHICHING INSTITUTE ON PUBLIC AFFAIRS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  YMCA Geneva Park Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Shannon Bott, Conference Director, Couchiching Institute on
               Public Affairs, (416) 462-6374/(866) 647-6374
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8889.html

    DATE:      August 7 - August 10
    EVENT:     FIFTH ANNUAL CANADIAN NATURIST FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park
    CONTACT:   FCN President & Festival Co-ordinator: Karen Grant (English),
               (780) 722-5568, (905) 648-2181; FQN President: Diane
               Archambault (French and English), (819) 684-6767; Tilley
               Endurables: Zoe Zwolak (English), (416) 444-6944 x258; FCN
               representative: Ray Jorritsma (English), (780) 554-2215, (780)
               472-0107; FQN representative: Michel Vais (French and
               English), (514) 278-5764, (514) 232-1666
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9645.html

    DATE:      August 8 - August 10
    EVENT:     WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT - LONGEST GUITAR MARATHON BY AN
               INDIVIDUAL 55 HOURS
    CITY:      MARKHAM
    LOCATION:  Markham Fair Grounds, 10801 McCowan Road
    CONTACT:   Suresh: (416) 666-8476; Sylvester (Manager): (416) 230-3733
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2366.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     THE 2008 NISSAN CANADA SHIFT_INTO GEAR EXPERIENCE
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Vaughan Mills Mall, 1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
    NOTES:     Please see URL for further event times and dates
    CONTACT:   Mark James, Cohn & Wolfe, (647) 259-3269; Heather Meehan,
               Cohn & Wolfe, (647) 259-3268, (416) 402-5748 (Mobile)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9904.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 22:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE HOSTS 888TORONTOMEETUP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road, Toronto, South of
               Eglinton Ave.
    NOTES:     Time of event for August 9 is 12:00 - 18:00
    CONTACT:   Christine Crosbie, Media Relations Officer, Cell phone day of
               event (416) 895-5482; Debbie Wolgelerenter, Communications
               Specialist, (416) 696-4578
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2006.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    DATE:      August 7 - August 10
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Saskatoon Ex
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      August 8 - August 10
    EVENT:     C-130J SUPER HERCULES ON DISPLAY AT ABBOTSFORD AIR SHOW
    CITY:      ABBOTSFORD
    LOCATION:  Abbotsford Air Show,  Abbotsford International Airport
    NOTES:     Entrances to the show close at 11:00 am. Please contact media
               relations to book a visit of the plane.
    CONTACT:   Media Contacts: Peter Simmons, Lockheed Martin, Mobile: (678)
               662-4747; LeeEllen Carroll, Thornley Fallis Communications,
               Office: (613) 231-3355 ext. 231, Mobile: (613) 794-6868
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9917.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA AND PUBLIC INVITED TO TOUR PENDER HARBOUR PROPERTIES
               BEING SOLD AT UNRESERVED AUCTION TO BE HELD BY RITCHIE BROS.
               AUCTIONEERS
    CITY:      PENDER HARBOUR
    LOCATION:  Sakinaw Ridge subdivision (off Lee Road in Pender Harbour,
               BC)
    CONTACT:   Kim Schulz, Corporate Communications Manager, Ritchie Bros.
               Auctioneers, Cell: (604) 788-5379;  Kevin Tink, Senior Vice
               President, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Office: (780) 538-1100
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9718.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER ALL-STAR PAT ONSTAD TAKES A SHOT FOR
               MENINGITIS AWARENESS!
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Beach Soccer Blast, Spanish Banks Beach East, Off of 4th
               Avenue North on Tolmie St.
    CONTACT:   Ann Gibbon, T: (604) 263-0634, C: (778) 999-0064; Jennifer
               Runza, MS&L, C: (416) 319-0014
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2595.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 9 - August 17
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FESTIVAL OF SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    CITY:      SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    LOCATION:  Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Lussier, Communications Coordinator, (450) 346-6000
               ext. 239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/16/c6157.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2384.html

    DATE:      August 10 - August 14
    EVENT:     2008 WORLD LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CONGRESS - IFLA
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Quebec City Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Gendron, HKDP Communications and Public Affairs,
               (418) 929-2318
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2646.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     OPENING CEREMONY - WORLD LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CONGRESS -
               IFLA 2008
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Quebec City Convention Centre, Press room (400-ABC)
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Gendron, HKDP Communications and Public Affairs,
               (418) 929-2318
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2649.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     CADETS CANADA - 2,000 CADETS TO WISH QUEBEC CITY HAPPY
               ANNIVERSARY ON PLAINS OF ABRAHAM
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Four corners of the Plains of Abraham (Grande Plaine, Terrasse
               Grey, Promenade des Gouverneurs and Maison des Découvertes);
               cadets will assemble outside the Musée des beaux-arts
    CONTACT:   Major Carlo De Ciccio, Public Affairs, (450) 358-7099, ext.
               6051, Pager: (450) 542-8689
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9693.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 7 - August 10
    EVENT:     COUCHICHING INSTITUTE ON PUBLIC AFFAIRS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  YMCA Geneva Park Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Shannon Bott, Conference Director, Couchiching Institute on
               Public Affairs, (416) 462-6374/(866) 647-6374
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8889.html

    DATE:      August 7 - August 10
    EVENT:     FIFTH ANNUAL CANADIAN NATURIST FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park
    CONTACT:   FCN President & Festival Co-ordinator: Karen Grant (English),
               (780) 722-5568, (905) 648-2181; FQN President: Diane
               Archambault  (French and English), (819) 684-6767; Tilley
               Endurables: Zoe Zwolak (English), (416) 444-6944 x258; FCN
               representative: Ray Jorritsma (English), (780) 554-2215, (780)
               472-0107; FQN representative: Michel Vais (French and
               English), (514) 278-5764, (514) 232-1666
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9645.html

    DATE:      August 8 - August 10
    EVENT:     WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT - LONGEST GUITAR MARATHON BY AN
               INDIVIDUAL 55 HOURS
    CITY:      MARKHAM
    LOCATION:  Markham Fair Grounds, 10801 McCowan Road
    CONTACT:   Suresh: (416) 666-8476; Sylvester (Manager): (416) 230-3733
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2366.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     THE 2008 NISSAN CANADA SHIFT_INTO GEAR EXPERIENCE
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Vaughan Mills Mall, 1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
    NOTES:     Please see URL for further event times and dates
    CONTACT:   Mark James, Cohn & Wolfe, (647) 259-3269; Heather Meehan,
               Cohn & Wolfe, (647) 259-3268, (416) 402-5748 (Mobile)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9904.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    DATE:      August 7 - August 10
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Saskatoon Ex
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      August 8 - August 10
    EVENT:     C-130J SUPER HERCULES ON DISPLAY AT ABBOTSFORD AIR SHOW
    CITY:      ABBOTSFORD
    LOCATION:  Abbotsford Air Show,  Abbotsford International Airport
    NOTES:     Entrances to the show close at 11:00 am.
               Please contact media relations to book a visit of the plane.
    CONTACT:   Peter Simmons, Lockheed Martin, Mobile: (678) 662-4747;
               LeeEllen Carroll, Thornley Fallis Communications, Office:
               (613) 231-3355 ext. 231, Mobile: (613) 794-6868
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9917.html

    DATE:      August 10 - August 11
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ATHLETES AGAINST AUTISM GOLF TOURNAMENT
    CITY:      KELOWNA
    LOCATION:  Harvest Lake Golf Club
    CONTACT:   Emma Petievich, Senior Event Manager, Autism Speaks, (323)
               549-0500; Suzanne Lanthier, Executive Director, Autism Speaks
               Canada, (888) 362-6227, (416) 388-3139
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7903.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 9 - August 17
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FESTIVAL OF SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    CITY:      SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    LOCATION:  Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Lussier, Communications Coordinator, (450) 346-6000
               ext. 239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/16/c6157.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2384.html

    DATE:      August 10 - August 14
    EVENT:     2008 WORLD LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CONGRESS - IFLA
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Quebec City Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Gendron, HKDP Communications and Public Affairs,
               (418) 929-2318
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2646.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     FUNDING TO HARVEY INDUSTRIES FROM CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
    CITY:      SAGUENAY (CHICOUTIMI BOROUGH)
    LOCATION:  Harvey Industries, 1286 Manic St., Suite 100
    NOTES:     A tour of the enterprise follows the news conference
    CONTACT:   Nadia Marceau, Canada Economic Development, (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2275.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 11 - August 14
    EVENT:     POLICE ASSOCIATION OF ONTARIO HOLDS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING IN
               PEEL
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Delta Meadowvale Resort & Conference Centre, 6750 Mississauga
               Road. Meeting Room: Graydon Hall
    NOTES:     opening ceremonies are open to the media and will include a
               send-off for the "Kids, Cops & Canadian Tire" fishing day
    CONTACT:   Ron Middel, Chief Administrative Officer, Bus: (905) 670-9770,
               Cell: (416) 206-4026
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2643.html

    DATE:      August 11 - August 14
    EVENT:     ETFO ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle, 1 Harbour Square, Toronto
    CONTACT:   Larry Skory, (416) 948-0195 (cell); Johanna Brand, (416)
               948-2554 (cell); Mary Morison, (416) 948-3406 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9602.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2357.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     "KIDS, COPS & CANADIAN TIRE" FISHING DAY
    CITY:      MILTON
    LOCATION:  "Fish 4 Trout", trout farm ,3123 3rd Sideroad
    CONTACT:   Ron Middel, Chief Administrative Officer, Bus: (905) 670-9770,
               Cell: (416) 206-4026
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2643.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     SECOND ANNUAL REDKEN CUT-A-THON LAUNCHES AT YONGE-DUNDAS
               SQUARE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square
    CONTACT:   Shauna Simons, (416) 504-8464
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2561.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      August 10 - August 11
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ATHLETES AGAINST AUTISM GOLF TOURNAMENT
    CITY:      KELOWNA
    LOCATION:  Harvest Lake Golf Club
    CONTACT:   Emma Petievich, Senior Event Manager, Autism Speaks, (323)
               549-0500; Suzanne Lanthier, Executive Director, Autism Speaks
               Canada, (888) 362-6227, (416) 388-3139
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7903.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     KEYSTONE NORTH AMERICA INC. SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2358620
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3424 or (800) 591-7539
    CONTACT:   Steven Tidwell, Chief Executive Officer, (813) 225-4653;
               Stephen Shaffer, Chief Financial Officer, (813) 225-4654
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7846.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORTHSTAR AEROSPACE INC. CONFERENCE CALL TO ANNOUNCE SECOND
               QUARTER 2008 RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 888-300-0053 or (647) 427-3420
    CONTACT:   Craig Yuen, Chief Financial Officer or (708) 728-2121
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8669.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     ZCL COMPOSITES INC. SECOND QUARTER 2008 INVESTOR WEBCAST AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2348060
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or (800) 732-9303
    CONTACT:   Venence G. Coté, President & CEO, ZCL Composites Inc., (780)
               466-6648; Darin Coutu, CFO, ZCL Composites Inc., (780)466-6648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2360.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/29/c7715.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     AUTOCANADA INCOME FUND - 2008 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST
               AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2348940
    PHONE NO.: (800) 732-0232
    CONTACT:   Tom Orysiuk, CA, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial
               Officer, Phone: (780) 732-3139
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c9354.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8828.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PET VALU, INC. SECOND QUARTER FISCAL 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 642-5213 or 1-866-321-8231
    CONTACT:   Michael Fitzgerald, Secretary, (905) 946-1200, extension 3503
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2368.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TELESAT HOLDINGS INC. SECOND-QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (866) 696-5910, (416) 340-2217
    CONTACT:   Karen Passmore, Argyle Communications, (416) 968-7311, ext
               228; Kyla Thoms, Argyle Communications, (416) 968-7311, ext
               237; Gail Yamazaki, Telesat (240) 751-4654
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2046.html

    TIME:      12:00 Atlantic
    EVENT:     HOMBURG INVEST INC. DISCUSSES ITS 2ND QUARTER RESULTS FOR 2008
    INTERNET:  https://e-meetings.verizonbusiness.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-617-1526, (210) 795-0624; 0800-343-4364, 31-20-717-6857
    CONTACT:   Mr. Richard Homburg, Chairman and CEO, Homburg Invest Inc.,
               (902) 468-3395; Richard Stolle, President and COO, Homburg
               Invest Inc., (902) 468-3395
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/23/c6879.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL - PULSE DATA INC.
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2352240
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420 or 1-800-594-3790
    CONTACT:   Douglas Cutts, President and C.E.O, Tel: (403) 237-5559,
               1-877-460-5559
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9640.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MANITOBA TELECOM SERVICES INC. SECOND QUARTER 2008 CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  www.mtsallstream.com
    CONTACT:   Investors: Ian Chadsey, Vice-President Investor Relations,
               Manitoba Telecom Services Inc., (204) 941-8283; Media: Greg
               Burch, Manager Corporate Communications, Manitoba Telecom
               Services Inc., (416) 345-3576 or (204) 941-8576
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/01/c8454.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 9 - August 17
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FESTIVAL OF SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    CITY:      SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    LOCATION:  Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Lussier, Communications Coordinator, (450) 346-6000
               ext. 239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/16/c6157.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2384.html

    DATE:      August 10 - August 14
    EVENT:     2008 WORLD LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CONGRESS - IFLA
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Quebec City Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Gendron, HKDP Communications and Public Affairs,
               (418) 929-2318
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2646.html

    DATE:      August 12 - August 16
    EVENT:     FIFTH EDITION OF THE INSTITUT DU NOUVEAU MONDE'S SUMMER SCHOOL
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Université Laval and Espace 400e
    CONTACT:   Roch Bilodeau, 1-866-618-7537
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9670.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     THE OSM GET TOGETHER WITH MONTREALERS: ESSENTIAL SUMMERTIME
               RENDEZ-VOUS
    CITY:      TERREBONNE
    LOCATION:  Ile des Moulins Park
    CONTACT:   Lucie Paquin, Head of Media Relations, (514) 840-7414, cell:
               (514) 608-7414
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2050.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 11 - August 14
    EVENT:     POLICE ASSOCIATION OF ONTARIO HOLDS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
               IN PEEL
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Delta Meadowvale Resort & Conference Centre, 6750 Mississauga
               Road. Meeting Room: Graydon Hall
    NOTES:     Opening ceremonies are open to the media and will include a
               send-off for the "Kids, Cops & Canadian Tire" fishing day
    CONTACT:   Ron Middel, Chief Administrative Officer, Bus: (905)
               670-9770, Cell: (416) 206-4026
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2643.html

    DATE:      August 11 - August 14
    EVENT:     ELEMENTARY TEACHERS' FEDERATION OF ONTARIO ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle, 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Larry Skory, (416) 948-0195 (cell); Johanna Brand, (416)
               948-2554 (cell); Mary Morison, (416) 948-3406 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2357.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     TOYOTA HYBRID TOUR
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Vaughan Mills Shopping Centre - Discovery Court, 1 Bass Pro
               Mills Drive
    CONTACT:   Bryon Stremler - Toyota Canada Inc. Manager, Advanced
               Technology and Powertrain
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2670.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 20:00
    EVENT:     RCMP CAREER OPEN HOUSE OFFERS PUBLIC A BEHIND-THE-SCENES PEEK
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  6080 Riverside Drive East
    CONTACT:   Sgt. John Nuvoloni, (905) 953-7300 ext. 222; Cpl. Annette
               Bernardon, (519) 948-5284
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2722.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     PEBBLE CREEK MINING LTD. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Suite 1900, 885 West Georgia Street
    CONTACT:   Gyan Singhai, Executive Chairman, Telephone: (604) 696-6101;
               Mike Romanik, Investor Relations, Verenex Capital Corp.,
               Telephone: (204) 724-0613
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2566.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ROTHMANS INC. ANNOUNCES FIRST QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.rothmansinc.ca
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-766-6630 or (416) 695-6120
    CONTACT:   Investor contact: Michael Frater, (416) 442-3659; Media
               contact: Barry Joslin, (416) 442-3634
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2761.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ARISE TECHNOLOGIES ISSUING SECOND-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420 or 1-800-732-1073
    CONTACT:   Dave Chornaby, Chief Financial Officer, (519) 772-5732
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9657.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ANVIL MINING - SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2302300
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-0232, (416) 644-3419
    CONTACT:   Craig Munro, Senior Vice President Corporate & CFO, +61 (8)
               9481 4700; Robert La Vallière, Vice President Investor
               Relations, (514) 448-6664, (Cell) (514) 944-9036
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2347.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HOLLOWAY LODGING REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST RELEASES SECOND
               QUARTER RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-365-1119 or (416) 849-7329
    CONTACT:   Mr. Glenn Squires, Chief Executive Officer of the REIT; Mr.
               Michael Jackson, President and Chief Operating Officer of the
               REIT; Tracy Sherren, Chief Financial Officer of the REIT,
               (902) 404-3499
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/17/c5473.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     JAGUAR MINING Q2 2008 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL DETAILS
    INTERNET:  www.jaguarmining.com
    PHONE NO.: (866) 900-4867, (213) 416-2196
    CONTACT:   Investors and analysts: Bob Zwerneman, Vice President
               Corporate Development and Director of Investor Relations,
               (603) 224-4800; Media inquiries: Valéria Rezende DioDato,
               Director of Communication, (603) 224-4800
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/01/c9185.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SOFTCHOICE SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://events.snwebcastcenter.com/softchoice/20080812/
    PHONE NO.: (416) 849-6185; 1-866-443-4183
    CONTACT:   Anne Brace, Chief Financial Officer, Softchoice Corporation,
               (416) 588-9986;  Eric Gardiner, Softchoice Corporation, (416)
               588-9002 x2358
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9609.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     5N PLUS INC. DISCUSS ITS FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.5nplus.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-9307, (416) 644-3416 or (514) 807-8791
    CONTACT:   Jacques L'Ecuyer, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               (514) 856-0644
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9837.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABSOLUTE SOFTWARE HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL FOR FISCAL 2008
               YEAR-END AND FOURTH QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.absolute.com and www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3427 or 1-800-796-7558
    CONTACT:   Rob Chase, Chief Financial Officer, Absolute Software, (604)
               628-5119; Dave Mason, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group
               Inc., (416) 815-0700 x237
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/29/c8219.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TELECONFERENCE AND WEBCAST - RESIN SYSTEMS INC.
    INTERNET:  www.grouprsi.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-334-4934 or (416) 849-4293
    CONTACT:   Resin Systems Inc., Dimitrios (Jim) Leonidas, Chief Financial
               Officer, Tel: (403) 219-8000; Laurien Abel, Investor and
               Public Relations Coordinator, Tel: (403) 219-8000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2083.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ENERCHEM INTERNATIONAL INC. ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2008
               CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-814-4861 or (416) 915-5650
    CONTACT:   Mr. Kenneth Bagan, President and CEO, Telephone: (403)
               269-1500, or Mr. Brian Zubach, Chief Financial Officer,
               Telephone: (780) 980-1682
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2188.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ATRIUM INNOVATIONS PRESENTS AT UPCOMING 28TH ANNUAL CANACCORD
               ADAMS GLOBAL GROWTH CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.atrium-innov.com
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations: Mario Paradis, Vice President and Chief
               Financial Officer, (418) 652-1116 ext. 334; Media Relations:
               Frédéric Tremblay, HKDP, (514) 395-0375 ext. 234
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9664.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     COAST WHOLESALE APPLIANCES INCOME FUND HOLDS A CONFERENCE CALL
               AND WEBCAST TO DISCUSS ITS SECOND QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:
    http://www.investorcalendar.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=132314
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-591-7539 or (416) 644-3424
    CONTACT:   Jack Peck, Chief Financial Officer, Telephone: (604) 301-3400
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9722.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ONDINE PRESENTS AT CANACCORD ADAMS 28TH ANNUAL GLOBAL GROWTH
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.ondinebiopharma.com
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Cross, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ondine
               Biopharma Corporation, (604) 669-0555; Adam Peeler, Investor
               Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 225;
               Canaccord Adams Ltd, Nominated Adviser & Broker, Neil
               Johnson/Ryan Gaffney, +4420 7050 6500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9785.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CARGOJET INCOME FUND SECOND QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-9761, 1-888-789-0089
    CONTACT:   P. Dhillon, Vice President Marketing, Public & Government
               Relations, Tel: (905) 501-7373
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/29/c8108.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FINNING Q2 2008 RESULTS AND INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.finning.com/investors/investors.aspx
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-898-9626 or (416) 340-2216
    CONTACT:   Tom Merinsky, VP, Investor Relations, Phone: (604) 331-4950
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/29/c7891.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     AETERNA ZENTARIS SECOND QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL AND OPERATING
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.aezsinc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3430, (514) 807-8791 or (800) 814-4862
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations: Dennis Turpin, CA, Senior Vice President
               and Chief Financial Officer, (908) 626-5503; Media Relations:
               Paul Burroughs, Director of Communications, (418) 652-8525
               ext. 406
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9611.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEBCAST - TUCOWS SECOND QUARTER INVESTMENT COMMUNITY
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://tucowsinc.com/investors
    CONTACT:   Leona Hobbs, (416) 538-5450
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8584.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      August 12
    EVENT:     KABOOSE PRESENTS AT THE 28TH ANNUAL CANACCORD ADAMS GLOBAL
               GROWTH CONFERENCE
    CITY:      BOSTON
    LOCATION:  InterContinental Boston Hotel
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Pollack, Chief Financial Officer, TEL: (416) 593-3000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2439.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ATRIUM INNOVATIONS PRESENTS AT UPCOMING 28TH ANNUAL CANACCORD
               ADAMS GLOBAL GROWTH CONFERENCE
    CITY:      BOSTON
    LOCATION:  In the San Francisco Room of the InterContinental Boston Hotel
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations: Mario Paradis, Vice President and Chief
               Financial Officer, (418) 652-1116 ext. 334; Media Relations:
               Frédéric Tremblay, HKDP, (514) 395-0375 ext. 234
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9664.html

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    DATE:      August 9 - August 17
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FESTIVAL OF SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    CITY:      SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    LOCATION:  Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Lussier, Communications Coordinator, (450) 346-6000
               ext. 239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/16/c6157.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2384.html

    DATE:      August 10 - August 14
    EVENT:     2008 WORLD LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CONGRESS - IFLA
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Quebec City Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Gendron, HKDP Communications and Public Affairs,
               (418) 929-2318
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2646.html

    DATE:      August 12 - August 16
    EVENT:     FIFTH EDITION OF THE INSTITUT DU NOUVEAU MONDE'S SUMMER SCHOOL
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Université Laval and Espace 400e
    CONTACT:   Roch Bilodeau, 1-866-618-7537
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9670.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 11 - August 14
    EVENT:     POLICE ASSOCIATION OF ONTARIO HOLDS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
               IN PEEL
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Delta Meadowvale Resort & Conference Centre, 6750 Mississauga
               Road. Meeting Room: Graydon Hall
    NOTES:     Opening ceremonies are open to the media and will include a
               send-off for the "Kids, Cops & Canadian Tire" fishing day
    CONTACT:   Ron Middel, Chief Administrative Officer, Bus: (905) 670-9770,
               Cell: (416) 206-4026
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2643.html

    DATE:      August 11 - August 14
    EVENT:     ELEMENTARY TEACHERS' FEDERATION OF ONTARIO ANNUAL MEETING.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle, 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Larry Skory, (416) 948-0195 (cell); Johanna Brand, (416)
               948-2554 (cell); Mary Morison, (416) 948-3406 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2357.html

    TIME:      06:00
    EVENT:     CITYTV ROCKS DUNDAS SQUARE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Dundas Square
    CONTACT:   Veronica Logue, Citytv, (416) 764-3195
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8931.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     JOVIAN CAPITAL CORPORATION HOLDS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF
               SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Albany Club, 91 King Street East
    CONTACT:   Don Sangster, Investor Relations, Jovian Capital Corporation,
               (416) 933-5744; or Mark Arthur, President, Jovian Capital
               Corporation, (416) 933-5754
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2075.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     THE MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT OF PASSPORT CANADA IN PRINCE RUPERT
    CITY:      PRINCE RUPERT
    LOCATION:  Coast Prince Rupert Hotel,  118 6th Street
    CONTACT:   Media inquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9974.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     KEYERA FACILITIES INCOME FUND - SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.keyera.com
    PHONE NO.: (800) 731-5319 or (416) 644-3421
    CONTACT:   John Cobb, Director, Investor Relations or Bradley White,
               Investor Relations Advisor, Telephone: (403) 205-7670, Toll
               Free: (888) 699-4853
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9836.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONNORS BROS. INCOME FUND SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  www.connors.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-731-5774.
    CONTACT:   Kent McNeil, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial
               Officer, (858) 715-4076
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/14/c4353.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIPHER PHARMACEUTICALS INC. FISCAL 2008 SECOND QUARTER
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.cipherpharma.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3431 or 1-800-814-4860
    CONTACT:   Craig Armitage, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group, (416)
               815-0700 ext 278; Larry Andrews, President and CEO, Cipher
               Pharmaceuticals, (905) 602-5840 ext 324
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2487.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NUCRYST PHARMACEUTICALS SECOND QUARTER 2008 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.nucryst.com (Investor Relations section)
    PHONE NO.: (877) 419-6593, (719) 325-4916
    CONTACT:   David B. Holtz, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer,
               NUCRYST Pharmaceuticals, (781) 224-1444; Gregory W. Gin,
               Lazar Partners, (212) 867-1762
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9729.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MECACHROME INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CALL ON SECOND QUARTER
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.mecachrome.com or www.cnw.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425
    CONTACT:   Elina Tea, Director Investor Relations/Corporate Finance,
               (514) 373-2009
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8737.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL RAILPOWER'S SECOND QUARTER 2008 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.railpower.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3427 or 1-800-588-4942
    CONTACT:   Kamila Wirpszo, Vice-President, General Counsel & Corporate
               Secretary, Railpower Technologies Corp., (450) 678-5277,
               ext. 518, Toll free: 1-866-678-5277
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9727.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRIMAC INCOME FUND NOTICE OF CONFERENCE CALL, SECOND QUARTER
               FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-300-0053 or (647) 427-3420
    CONTACT:   Jeffrey J. McCaig, Chairman, President and Chief Executive
               Officer, Trimac Transportation Services Inc. or Edward V.
               Malysa, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer,
               Trimac Transportation Services Inc., Telephone: (403) 298-5100
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9628.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ATS FIRST QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.atsautomation.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416
    CONTACT:   Maria Perrella, Chief Financial Officer, Carl Galloway,
               Vice-President and Treasurer, (519) 653-6500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8681.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORTHCORE Q2 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.northcore.com.
    CONTACT:   At Northcore Technologies Inc., Investor Relations, Tel:
               (416) 640-0400 ext. 273
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9819.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ING CANADA  CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3424 or 1-800-594-3615
    CONTACT:   Media: Gilles Gratton, Vice President Corporate Communications
               ING Canada; (416) 217-7206; Investors: Michelle Dodokin, Vice
               President, Investor Relations, ING Canada, (416) 344-8044
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2335.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NEO MATERIAL TECHNOLOGIES INC. SECOND QUARTER 2008 EARNINGS
               RELEASE & CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/webcast
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or (800) 591-7539
    CONTACT:   Ali Mahdavi, Genoa Management at (416) 962-3300, ext. 225
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2051.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL - URANIUM ONE INC.
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca/webcast
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-587-1893, (416) 915-5763
    CONTACT:   Jean Nortier, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Tel: + 27 11
               482 3605; Chris Sattler, Senior Vice President, Corporate
               Development and Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 350-3657
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2153.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SEMAFO SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 915-5761, 1-800-590-1817
    CONTACT:   Benoit La Salle, President & CEO, (514) 744-4408; Renmark:
               Maurice Dagenais; Jason Roy, (514) 939-3989
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/23/c6917.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ALBERTA CLIPPER ENERGY INC. NOTIFICATION OF CONFERENCE CALL
               AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.albertaclipperenergy.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-877-407-8031
    CONTACT:   Kel Johnston, President & C.E.O., Alberta Clipper Energy Inc.,
               Telephone: (403) 440-3474
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2168.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MULLEN GROUP INCOME FUND SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE
               CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.mullen-group.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-594-3790 or (416) 644-3422
    CONTACT:   Mr. Murray Mullen, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Mr.
               Stephen Lockwood, President and Co-Chief Executive Officer;
               Mr. David Olson, Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer; Tel: (403) 995-5200
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c7555.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AETERNA ZENTARIS PRESENTS AT UPCOMING BMO CAPITAL MARKETS
               2008 FOCUS ON HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE
    CITY:      BOSTON
    LOCATION:  In Room 3 of the Millennium Broadway Hotel
    CONTACT:   Investor relations: Dennis Turpin, CA, Senior Vice President
               and Chief Financial Officer, (908) 626-5503;  Media relations:
               Paul Burroughs, Director of Communications, (418) 652-8525
               ext. 406
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8643.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GUESTLOGIX INC. PRESENTS AT CANACCORD ADAMS 28TH ANNUAL GLOBAL
               GROWTH CONFERENCE
    CITY:      BOSTON
    LOCATION:  InterContinental Hotel
    CONTACT:   Media/Analyst: Josef Zankowicz, VP Marketing & Communications,
               GuestLogix, (647) 500-1563; Investor: Kristen Dickson, Equicom
               Group, (416) 476-7814
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8298.html

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    DATE:      August 9 - August 17
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FESTIVAL OF SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    CITY:      SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    LOCATION:  Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Lussier, Communications Coordinator, (450) 346-6000
               ext. 239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/16/c6157.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2384.html

    DATE:      August 10 - August 14
    EVENT:     2008 WORLD LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CONGRESS - IFLA
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Quebec City Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Gendron, HKDP Communications and Public Affairs,
               (418) 929-2318
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2646.html

    DATE:      August 12 - August 16
    EVENT:     FIFTH EDITION OF THE INSTITUT DU NOUVEAU MONDE'S SUMMER SCHOOL
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Université Laval and Espace 400e
    CONTACT:   Roch Bilodeau, 1-866-618-7537
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9670.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 11 - August 14
    EVENT:     POLICE ASSOCIATION OF ONTARIO HOLDS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
               IN PEEL
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Delta Meadowvale Resort & Conference Centre, 6750 Mississauga
               Road. Meeting Room: Graydon Hall
    NOTES:     Opening ceremonies are open to the media and will include a
               send-off for the "Kids, Cops & Canadian Tire" fishing day
    CONTACT:   Ron Middel, Chief Administrative Officer, Bus: (905)
               670-9770, Cell: (416) 206-4026
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/08/c2643.html

    DATE:      August 14 - August 15
    EVENT:     FALLSVIEW CASINO RESORT - THE SMOTHERS BROTHERS SHOW
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Fallsview Casino Resort
    CONTACT:   Greg Medulun, Director of Communications, Direct: (905)
               371-7630, Toll-Free: 1-888-FALLSVU, ext. 17630
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/05/c4842.html

    DATE:      August 11 - August 14
    EVENT:     ELEMENTARY TEACHERS' FEDERATION OF ONTARIO ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle, 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Larry Skory, (416) 948-0195 (cell); Johanna Brand, (416)
               948-2554 (cell); Mary Morison, (416) 948-3406 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2357.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PREVIEW SOME OF THE NEW ATTRACTIONS AND PERFORMERS AT THE 2008
               CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Horse Palace, Exhibition Place grounds
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, (416) 263-3817; Tran Nguyen, (416) 263-3823;
               Marcy Kuzemchak, (416) 263-3821; Rhiannon Clifford, (416)
               263-3822
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2492.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THUNDER OF FAMOUS JAPANESE TAIKO DRUMS COMES TO TORONTO FOR
               ONE-TIME MEMORABLE PERFORMANCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, 6 Garamond Court (Don
               Mills and Eglinton, north east of the Ontario Science Centre)
    CONTACT:   Victoria Ollers, (416) 822-2288; or Paul Tyler, (905)
               235-PAUL (7285)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/21/c6200.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      07:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     WESTERN CANADIAN COAL RELEASES FIRST QUARTER 2009 RESULTS AND
               HOLDS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.westerncoal.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426 or 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   David Jan, Manager Investor Relations & Corporate Development,
               Phone: (604) 608-2692
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8501.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     PROSEP INC. CONFERENCE CALL TO REVIEW THE FINANCIAL RESULTS
               AND OPERATING HIGHLIGHTS OF THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2008
    INTERNET:  www.prosepinc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800-595-8550
    CONTACT:   ProSep Inc., Jacques L. Drouin, President & CEO, (514)
               522-5550 ext. 226; The Equicom Group Inc., Joe Racanelli,
               (416) 815-0700 ext. 243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9919.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     PEER 1 PRESENTS AT THE CANACCORD ADAMS ANNUAL GLOBAL GROWTH
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET: 
www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/conflobby.zhtml?ticker=PIX.TO&item_id=1887823
    CONTACT:   For media inquiries please contact Abigail Faylor, Weber
               Shandwick, (425) 452-5497; For investor inquiries please
               contact Thomas McMillan, Equicom Group, (403) 536-5903; or
               Gary Sherlock, Executive Vice President and CFO,(604) 683-7747
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2552.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEGA BRANDS REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2008 RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (800) 814-4862
    CONTACT:   Eric Phaneuf, Vice President, Corporate Development, (514)
               333-3339 ext. 2538
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/01/c9199.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IMRIS SECOND QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations Contact: Derek Reimer, Executive Vice
               President Finance & Administration and Chief Financial
               Officer, IMRIS Inc., Tel: (204) 480-7692; Media Contact:
               Susan McLeod, Manager, Marketing Communications, IMRIS Inc.,
               Tel: (204) 480-7094
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2330.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EUROPEAN GOLDFIELDS LTD. Q2 2008 RESULTS
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2361260
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425 or 1-800-732-9307, 00-800-2288-3501,
    CONTACT:   European Goldfields: David Reading, Chief Executive Officer,
               +44 (0)20 7408 9534; Buchanan Communications: Bobby Morse;
               Ben Willey, +44 (0)20 7466 5000; Renmark Financial
               Communication: Henri Perron; John Boidman; Media: Eva Jura,
               (514) 939-3989; RBC Capital Markets: Andrew K Smith; Johanna
               Virtanen, +44 (0)20 7029 7882
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2376.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BOYD GROUP INCOME FUND 2008 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  www.boydgroup.com
    CONTACT:   Terry Smith, CEO, Tel: (204) 895-1244 (ext. 222); Bruce Wigle,
               Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 815-0700 or toll free
               1-800-385-5451 (ext. 228)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2495.html

    TIME:      10:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     OPTI CANADA TO PRESENT AT ENERCOM 2008
    INTERNET:  http://www.theoilandgasconference.com/index.html
    CONTACT:   Alison Trollope, OPTI Canada Inc., Investor Relations Manager,
               Suite 2100, 555-4th Ave. S.W., (403) 218-4705
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2221.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ARTIS REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.artisreit.ca/areit_investor.php
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6135 or 1-866-542-4262
    CONTACT:   Mr. Armin Martens, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               Mr. Jim Green, Chief Financial Officer or Ms. Kirsty Stevens,
               Senior VP - Investor Relations, (204) 947-1250
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/07/c2551.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WHITEROCK REIT SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-373-5705 passcode '880341' followed by the number sign
    CONTACT:   Jason Underwood, (416) 907-4861
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/17/c5666.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GROUPE AEROPLAN 2008 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS - ANALYST
               CONFERENCE CALL/AUDIO WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://events.startcast.com/events/20/B0064
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-540-8136 or (416) 641-6112
    CONTACT:   Media: Michèle Meier, (514) 205-7028; JoAnne Hayes, (416)
               352-3706; Analysts: Trish Moran, (416) 352-3728
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/07/c2242.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL - LOREX TECHNOLOGY INC.
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-594-3615
    CONTACT:   Jordan Schwartz, Chief Financial Officer, LOREX Technology
               Inc., Phone: (905) 946-8589 ext. 168
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2115.html

    TIME:      18:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ENERPLUS PRESENTS AT THE ENERCOM 2008 OIL & GAS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
    http://www.investorcalendar.com/CEPage.asp?ID=132237
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations at 1-800-319-6462
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8597.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 9 - August 17
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FESTIVAL OF SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    CITY:      SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU
    LOCATION:  Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Lussier, Communications Coordinator, (450) 346-6000
               ext. 239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/16/c6157.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2384.html

    DATE:      August 12 - August 16
    EVENT:     FIFTH EDITION OF THE INSTITUT DU NOUVEAU MONDE'S SUMMER SCHOOL
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Université Laval and Espace 400e
    CONTACT:   Roch Bilodeau, 1-866-618-7537
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9670.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 14 - August 15
    EVENT:     FALLSVIEW CASINO RESORT - THE SMOTHERS BROTHERS SHOW
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Fallsview Casino Resort
    CONTACT:   Greg Medulun, Director of Communications, Direct: (905)
               371-7630, Toll-Free: 1-888-FALLSVU, ext. 17630
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/05/c4842.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BTB REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (514) 861-4190 or 1-877-461-2815
    CONTACT:   Mr. Mathieu Claise, Optimum Public Relations, (418) 521-3770;
               Mr. Michel Léonard, President Chief Executive Officer, (514)
               286-0188, ext. 228; Mr. Benoit Cyr, C.A., Vice-President and
               Chief Financial Officer, (514) 286-0188, ext. 230
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c2167.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ALGONQUIN POWER INCOME FUND SECOND QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560 or (416) 644-3416
    CONTACT:   Ms. Kelly Castledine, Telephone: (905) 465-4500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/03/c9845.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN HELICOPTERS INCOME FUND DISCLOSE SECOND QUARTER
               RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419; (800) 732-6179
    CONTACT:   Jean-Pierre Blais, President, (450) 452-3007; Don Wall, Senior
               Executive, Vice President, (780) 429-6919
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9950.html

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