CNW Weekly Look-Ahead Calendar from Saturday, February 21 to Friday, February 27, 2009



    TORONTO, Feb. 20 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU PRESENTS THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, Casacom, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - February 22
    EVENT:     4TH EDITION OF THE COTTAGE AND COUNTRY HOMES SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Olympic Stadium
    CONTACT:   For certifications (required): BICOM, Communications, (514)
               223-6770 ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/16/c8838.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224 or
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 20 - March 1
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HOME SHOW OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE, SOLUTIONS AND
               INSPIRATION FOR DECORATING, RENOVATING AND LANDSCAPING YOUR
               HOME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes' Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Totesau, GCI Group, (416) 486-2563, (416) 543-0699
               (cell); Christina Herancourt, GCI Group, (416) 489-7219, (416)
               816-4826 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2291.html

    DATE:      February 21 - February 22
    EVENT:     5TH ANNUAL CANNINGTON DOG SLED RACES & WINTER FESTIVAL
               FEATURES MUSICAL PERFORMANCES, HERITAGE CELEBRATIONS, KIDS'
               ACTIVITIES AND MORE
    CITY:      CANNINGTON
    LOCATION:  MacLeod Park
    CONTACT:   Media passes, pre-arranged interviews contact: Barry Hobbs,
               (705) 928-2997
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2101.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     DOWNTOWN PORSCHE AUTOSHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Downtown Porsche, 265 Front St. East
    CONTACT:   Dan Maeda, (416) 603-9988; To RSVP and to arrange credentials
               contact Abbey Gwartzman at abbey@dfcauto.com
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c8768.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     FINAL OPP COMMEMORATIVE PATROL COMMUNITY CELEBRATION
    CITY:      COCHRANE
    LOCATION:  Tim Horton Event Centre, 7 Tim Horton Drive
    CONTACT:   Sgt. Pierre Chamberland, Media Relations Coordinator, Phone:
               (705) 329-6878
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/17/c9381.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MARC-BORIS ST-MAURICE, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF NORML CANADA,
               THE NATIONAL ORGANIZATION TO REFORM MARIJUANA LAWS, HOSTS A
               PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Delta Hotel's Spencer Lounge (lobby level), 550 west Hastings
               street
    CONTACT:   Marc-Boris St-Maurice, (514) 808-8682; Thomas Lefebvre, (514)
               582-2390
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2297.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      16:25 Eastern
    EVENT:     ICO THERAPEUTICS ICO-007 RESULTS PRESENTED AT PRESTIGIOUS
               OCULAR CONFERENCE
    CITY:      KEY BISCAYNE
    LOCATION:  Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne
    CONTACT:   Business Development: Dr. John Clement, CBO, (778) 688-0644;
               Finance Contact: Mr. John Meekison, CFO, (604) 602-9414 x224;
               Investor/Media Contact: Frederica Bell, Corp. Devt., (604)
               602-9414 x 228; B&D Capital, Joanne Calverley, (604) 685-6465
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9898.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU PRESENTS THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, Casacom, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - February 22
    EVENT:     4TH EDITION OF THE COTTAGE AND COUNTRY HOMES SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Olympic Stadium
    CONTACT:   For certifications (required): BICOM, Communications, (514)
               223-6770 ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/16/c8838.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224 or
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 20 - March 1
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HOME SHOW OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE, SOLUTIONS AND
               INSPIRATION FOR DECORATING, RENOVATING AND LANDSCAPING YOUR
               HOME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes' Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Totesau, GCI Group, (416) 486-2563, (416) 543-0699
               (cell); Christina Herancourt, GCI Group, (416) 489-7219, (416)
               816-4826 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2291.html

    DATE:      February 21 - February 22
    EVENT:     5TH ANNUAL CANNINGTON DOG SLED RACES & WINTER FESTIVAL
               FEATURES MUSICAL PERFORMANCES, HERITAGE CELEBRATIONS, KIDS'
               ACTIVITIES AND MORE
    CITY:      CANNINGTON
    LOCATION:  MacLeod Park
    CONTACT:   Media passes, pre-arranged interviews contact: Barry Hobbs,
               (705) 928-2997
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2101.html

    DATE:      February 22 - February 23
    EVENT:     COLLEGES ONTARIO 2009 CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle Conference Centre, 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Sally Ritchie, Senior Communications Officer, Colleges
               Ontario, (416) 596-0744, ext. 242
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9979.html

    DATE:      February 22 - February 24
    EVENT:     THE OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SHOW
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  International Centre, Hall 5, 6900 Airport Road
    CONTACT:   Tanya Williams, Public Relations, 1-800-891-4859 x239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9860.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     CATHEDRAL ARTS & CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL - LUNCHEON LECTURE
               FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Cathedral Hall, Christ Church Cathedral, 420 Sparks Street
               at Bronson
    CONTACT:   John Dennison, (613) 567-1787
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2117.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     36 CONTESTANTS FOR THE MISS TEEN ALBERTA TITLE COMPETE FOR THE
               PROVINCIAL SASH
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Telus Centre, 120 9th Ave. SE
    NOTES:     Interviews available with appointments from 6:00 p.m. to
               7:00 p.m. or by calling Michelle Weswaldi, Director, the day
               of the event. Post-show interviews available at 9:30 p.m.
               backstage
    CONTACT:   Michelle Weswaldi, Director, (647) 222-5578
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2204.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      February 22
    EVENT:     RESOLVING MARIJUANA PROHIBITION - CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Simon Fraser's Center for Dialogue, 580 west Hastings street
    CONTACT:   Marc-Boris St-Maurice, (514) 808-8682; Thomas Lefebvre,
               (514) 582-2390
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2297.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU PRESENTS THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, Casacom, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224 or
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     COGIR WITH BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF GREATER MONTREAL -
               PROGRAM AIMED AT SENIORS LIVING IN RETIREMENT HOMES AND
               SUFFERING FROM LONELINESS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Résidence Manoir Louisiane, Grand Salon, 3600 Sherbrooke East
               (corner Joliette - Subway station: Joliette)
    CONTACT:   Hélène Hains, Enigma Communications, (514) 982-0308, ext. 221,
               Cell.: (514) 776-9577; Isabelle Patenaude, Enigma
               Communications, (514) 982-0308, ext. 246, Cell.: (514)618-4489
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c9665.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 20 - March 1
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HOME SHOW OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE, SOLUTIONS AND
               INSPIRATION FOR DECORATING, RENOVATING AND LANDSCAPING YOUR
               HOME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes' Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Totesau, GCI Group, (416) 486-2563, (416) 543-0699
               (cell); Christina Herancourt, GCI Group, (416) 489-7219, (416)
               816-4826 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2291.html

    DATE:      February 22 - February 23
    EVENT:     COLLEGES ONTARIO 2009 CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle Conference Centre, 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Sally Ritchie, Senior Communications Officer, Colleges
               Ontario, (416) 596-0744, ext. 242
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9979.html

    DATE:      February 22 - February 24
    EVENT:     THE OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SHOW
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  International Centre, Hall 5, 6900 Airport Road
    CONTACT:   Tanya Williams, Public Relations, 1-800-891-4859 x239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9860.html

    DATE:      February 23 - February 24
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - GHG REDUCTION INITIATIVES FORUM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Arts Centre, 53 Elgin Street
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2350.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY PAUL JENKINS, SENIOR DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF
               CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle, 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9954.html

    TIME:      11:45
    EVENT:     THOMAS D'AQUINO SPEAKS AT NATIONAL PRESS CLUB OF CANADA ABOUT
               THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC MELTDOWN: ISSUES, CHALLENGES AND
               OPPORTUNITIES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Rideau Room, 2nd floor, Sheraton Hotel Ottawa, 150 Albert
               Street
    CONTACT:   To reserve a seat or corporate table for this event please
               contact the National Press Club of Canada office at (613)
               567-9900
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9967.html

    TIME:      14:30 - 16:30
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH CENTRE - JAMES TRAUB ON
               "WHY AMERICA MUST SPREAD DEMOCRACY"
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  150 Kent Street (corner of Albert), 8th floor
    NOTES:     Spaces are limited and journalists are encouraged to
               register by calling Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 696-2343
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 696-2343, (613) 816-7620
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2395.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      February 23 - February 24
    EVENT:     AFN BC SPECIAL ASSEMBLY - "REBUILDING OUR ECONOMIES AND
               REPAIRING OUR ENVIRONMENT"
    CITY:      NANAIMO/SNUNEYMUXW TRADITIONAL TERRITORY
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Island Conference Centre, 101 Gordon Street
    CONTACT:   Ryneld Starr, Communications Officer, Cell: (604) 837-6908,
               Office: (604) 922-7733
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2125.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     JUST IN TIME FOR RRSP SEASON, DESJARDINS IS ORGANIZING TWO
               ONLINE CHAT SESSIONS WITH ITS EXPERTS
    INTERNET:  www.desjardins.com/rrspchat
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Genest, Advisor, Information and Media Relations,
               (514) 281-7275, 1 866 866-7000, ext. 7275
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/11/c7258.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING PRESENTATION AT BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2009 GLOBAL
               METALS AND MINING CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.bmocm.com/conferences/metalsandmining2009/webcast/
    CONTACT:   Nadine Morrison, Assistant Corporate Secretary, (416) 860-3968
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2407.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING PRESENTATION AT BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2009 GLOBAL
               METALS AND MINING CONFERENCE
    CITY:      HOLLYWOOD
    LOCATION:  Westin Diplomat Resort and Spa
    CONTACT:   Nadine Morrison, Assistant Corporate Secretary, (416) 860-3968
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2407.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU PRESENTS THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, Casacom, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224 or
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 20 - March 1
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HOME SHOW OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE, SOLUTIONS AND
               INSPIRATION FOR DECORATING, RENOVATING AND LANDSCAPING YOUR
               HOME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes' Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Totesau, GCI Group, (416) 486-2563, (416) 543-0699
               (cell); Christina Herancourt, GCI Group, (416) 489-7219,
               (416) 816-4826 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2291.html

    DATE:      February 22 - February 24
    EVENT:     THE OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SHOW
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  International Centre, Hall 5, 6900 Airport Road
    CONTACT:   Tanya Williams, Public Relations, 1-800-891-4859 x239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9860.html

    DATE:      February 23 - February 24
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - GHG REDUCTION INITIATIVES FORUM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Arts Centre, 53 Elgin Street
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2350.html

    DATE:      February 24
    EVENT:     VIOLENCE IN HOCKEY SYMPOSIUM 2009
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  London Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Dan Flaherty, Communications Manager, Middlesex-London Health
               Unit, (519) 663-5317 ext. 2469 or (519) 617-0570 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/26/c2424.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF THE CANADIAN HEART HEALTH STRATEGY AND ACTION PLAN
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Westin Hotel, 11 Colonel By Drive
    CONTACT:   or to register for the conference call and/or webcast (for
               reporters outside Ottawa), please contact: Marie-France
               MacKinnon, Bluesky Strategy Group, (613) 241-3512 ext. 229,
               Cell: (613) 853-3940; Lisa Crawford, Bluesky Strategy Group,
               (613) 241-3512 x224, cell. (613) 218-2481
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2330.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN POLICE ASSOCIATION - POLICE RELEASE NATIONAL POSITION
               ON CONDUCTED ENERGY WEAPONS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Room (Room 130-S), Centre Block, Parliament of
               Canada
    CONTACT:   Pierre Collin, CPA Communications Officer, (613) 231-4168,
               Cell: (613) 299-6516; Chief Thomas J. Kaye, O.O.M., Owen
               Sound, Police Service, Vice-President, Canadian Association of
               Chiefs of Police, (519) 376-9812 ext 215
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2384.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    DATE:      February 24 - February 25
    EVENT:     CMEC SUMMIT ON ABORIGINAL EDUCATION
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Delta Bessborough Hotel
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications, Cell.: (416)
               804-6548, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext. 241
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2416.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      February 23 - February 24
    EVENT:     AFN BC SPECIAL ASSEMBLY - "REBUILDING OUR ECONOMIES AND
               REPAIRING OUR ENVIRONMENT"
    CITY:      NANAIMO/SNUNEYMUXW TRADITIONAL TERRITORY
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Island Conference Centre, 101 Gordon Street
    CONTACT:   Ryneld Starr, Communications Officer, Cell: (604) 837-6908,
               Office: (604) 922-7733
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2125.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      February 24
    EVENT:     INTERTEK AGEUS SOLUTIONS - FREE ONE-HOUR ONLINE WEBINAR
    INTERNET:  http://www.ageussolutions.com/seminar-2009-02-19b.php
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Hughes, Manager, Business Development (REACH),
               Intertek Ageus Solutions, (613) 599-3166 ext. 2222
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/11/c7174.html

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAGNA INTERNATIONAL INC. - CONFERENCE CALL FOR FOURTH QUARTER
               AND YEAR END 2008 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.magna.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-892-9785, (212) 231-2910
    CONTACT:   Louis Tonelli at (905) 726-7035; For teleconferencing
               questions, please call Karin Kaminski at (905) 726-7103
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/13/c8588.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EGI FINANCIAL Q4 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.egi.ca or
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2529340
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or (800) 733-7560
    CONTACT:   Douglas E. McIntyre, Chief Executive Officer, EGI Financial
               Holdings Inc., (905) 214-7880
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/26/c2791.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GEORGE WESTON LIMITED FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
               AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.weston.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414
    CONTACT:   Geoff Wilson, Senior Vice President, Shared Services, (416)
               922-2500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/16/c8368.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAPLE LEAF FOODS' 2008 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://investor.mapleleaf.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6111 or (866) 696-5911
    CONTACT:   Jeanette Jones, (416) 926-2013
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c7934.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CI FINANCIAL ANNOUNCES EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.ci.com/q4
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3424 or 1-800-591-7539
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, CI Financial Corp., (416) 364-1145
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/17/c9259.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU PRESENTS THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, Casacom, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224 or
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 20 - March 1
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HOME SHOW OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE, SOLUTIONS AND
               INSPIRATION FOR DECORATING, RENOVATING AND LANDSCAPING YOUR
               HOME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes'
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Totesau, GCI Group, (416) 486-2563, (416) 543-0699
               (cell); Christina Herancourt, GCI Group, (416) 489-7219,
               (416) 816-4826 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2291.html

    TIME:      09:45 - 12:30
    EVENT:     MEMBERS OF THE CANADIAN APPRENTICESHIP COMMUNITY MEET TO
               DISCUSS APPRENTICESHIP WORKPLACE PRACTICES IN OUR CURRENT
               ECONOMIC SITUATION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Minto Place Suite Hotel
    CONTACT:   Debbie Miller, Communications Manager, (613) 235-4004 ext. 207
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c5736.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA PREVIEW OF EMOTI-CHAIR AND MUSICVIZ PROJECTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ted Rogers School of Management, 575 Bay St. (entrance at 55
               Dundas St. W.), Room 1-003, 7th floor
    CONTACT:   Suelan Toye, Public Affairs, Ryerson University, Office: (416)
               979-5000 x 7161; Sarah Hayward, Ted Rogers School of
               Management, Ryerson University, Office: (416) 979-5000 x 7709
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2075.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    DATE:      February 24 - February 25
    EVENT:     CMEC SUMMIT ON ABORIGINAL EDUCATION
    CITY:      SASKATOON
    LOCATION:  Delta Bessborough Hotel
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications, Cell.: (416)
               804-6548, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext. 241
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2416.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/13/c8382.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      07:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     OPTI CANADA HOSTS YEAR END 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
   
http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?p=irol-eventDetails&c=178509&eventID
=2079761
    PHONE NO.: (800) 732-6179, (416) 644-3417
    CONTACT:   Alison Trollope, Investor Relations Manager, (403) 218-4705,
               OPTI Canada Inc.
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c9824.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DAVIS + HENDERSON FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca/webcast/
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-732-0232
    CONTACT:   Catherine Martin, Chief Financial Officer, (416) 696-7700,
               extension 5265
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c9042.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP FIRST-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.td.com/investor/earnings.jsp
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420 or 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Nick Petter, Media Relations, (416) 308-1861
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/11/c4875.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     IMRIS HOLDS ANNUAL AND FOURTH QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  www.imris.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800-731-5774
    CONTACT:   Brad Woods, Investor Relations, IMRIS Inc., Tel: (204)480-7094
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c2198.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU PRESENTS THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, Casacom, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224 or
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 20 - March 1
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HOME SHOW OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE, SOLUTIONS AND
               INSPIRATION FOR DECORATING, RENOVATING AND LANDSCAPING YOUR
               HOME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes' Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Totesau, GCI Group, (416) 486-2563, (416) 543-0699
               (cell); Christina Herancourt, GCI Group, (416) 489-7219,
               (416) 816-4826 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2291.html

    DATE:      February 26 - February 27
    EVENT:     BLUE OCEAN STRATEGY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Leena Sharma, Country Manager, UCSI Blue Ocean Strategy
               Regional Centre, Canada Office Inc, (289) 291-3849
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5435.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c9118.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      February 26
    EVENT:     CIBC ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Waterfront, The Waterfront Ballroom, 900 Canada Place
               Way
    CONTACT:   Valentina Wong, Director of Investor Relations, (416)980-8306,
               or Mary Lou Frazer, Senior Director of Investor and Financial
               Communications, (416) 980-4111
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6805.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MARCH NETWORKS DISCUSSES ITS THIRD-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS.
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2550680
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-594-3615 or 00 800 2288 3501
    CONTACT:   Peter Wilenius, March Networks Corporation, (613) 591-8181
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/17/c9306.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     BRIDGEWATER SYSTEMS FISCAL 2008 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.bridgewatersystems.com or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426 or 1-800-590-1817
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, Kim Butler, Chief Financial Officer,
               Bridgewater Systems, (613)591-9104 extension 6023; Vanessa
               Beresford, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 extension
               227
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9637.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     LABOPHARM FOURTH QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.labopharm.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9307
    CONTACT:   At Labopharm: Mark D'Souza, Senior Vice-President and Chief
               Financial Officer, Tel: (450) 686-0207; At The Equicom Group:
               Jason Hogan, Media and Investor Relations, Tel: (416)815-0700;
               French: Joe Racanelli, Tel: (514) 844-7997
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c7637.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANAM GROUP INC. - FOURTH-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.canamgroup.ws
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-542-4262
    CONTACT:   Jasmin Gosselin, Vice President, Communications, Canam Group
               Inc., (450) 641-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c7988.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL - BORALEX 2008 FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.boralex.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 640-1917 or 1-877-289-8525
    CONTACT:   Ms. Patricia Lemaire, Director, Public Affairs and
               Communications, Boralex Inc., (514) 985-1353
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c5834.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SFK PULP FUND - FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3428 or 1-800-587-1893
    CONTACT:   Rick Leckner, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9585.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EQUITABLE GROUP FOURTH QUARTER 2008 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.equitablegroupinc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414
    CONTACT:   John Ayanoglou, (416) 513-3535
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/17/c9057.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ATRIUM INNOVATIONS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL-YEAR 2008 FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.atrium-innov.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3424, (514) 807-8791 or (800) 591-7539
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations: Mario Paradis, Vice President and Chief
               Financial Officer, (418) 652-1116; Media Relations: Frédéric
               Tremblay, Tremblay Communications Stratégiques, (514) 658-803
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6018.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC'S ANNUAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    CONTACT:   Investor contacts: Bill Anderson, Director, Investor Relations
               (416) 955-7804; Josie Merenda, Director, Investor Relations,
               (416) 955-7809; Media contact: Stephanie Lu, Head, Media and
               Public Relations, (416) 974-5506, toll-free 1-888-880-2173
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c6009.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MULLEN GROUP INCOME FUND FOURTH QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE
               CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.mullen-group.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-590-1508 or (416) 644-3427
    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
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c8264.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIBC ANNUAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.cibc.com
    CONTACT:   Valentina Wong, Director of Investor Relations, (416)980-8306,
               or Mary Lou Frazer, Senior Director of Investor and Financial
               Communications, (416) 980-4111
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6805.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     HIGH LINER FOODS 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.highlinerfoods.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   Kelly Nelson, Vice President Corporate Services & Chief
               Financial Officer, High Liner Foods Incorporated, Tel: (902)
               634-8811; Trevor Heisler, Investor Relations, The Equicom
               Group Inc., Tel: (416) 815-0700 ext. 270
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c7623.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC'S FIRST QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-2216 or 1-866-898-9626
    CONTACT:   Investor contacts: Bill Anderson, Director, Investor
               Relations, (416) 955-7804; Josie Merenda, Director, Investor
               Relations, (416) 955-7809; Media contact: Stephanie Lu, Head,
               Media and Public Relations, (416) 974-5506, 1-888-880-2173
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c6009.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDA'S FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.mdacorporation.com/investor/events.shtml
    PHONE NO.: 1-877-323-2010, (416) 695-6320
    CONTACT:   Wendy Keyzer, MDA External Relations, (604) 231-2743
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c8165.html

    TIME:      17:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIBC ANNOUNCES ITS FISCAL 2009 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.cibc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8010 or 1-866-540-8136
    CONTACT:   Valentina Wong, Director of Investor Relations, (416)980-8306,
               or Mary Lou Frazer, Senior Director of Investor and Financial
               Communications, (416) 980-4111
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6805.html

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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU PRESENTS THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, Casacom, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old
               Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, BMO Bank of Montreal, (514) 877-8224 or
               (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 20 - March 1
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HOME SHOW OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE, SOLUTIONS AND
               INSPIRATION FOR DECORATING, RENOVATING AND LANDSCAPING YOUR
               HOME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes' Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Totesau, GCI Group, (416) 486-2563, (416) 543-0699
               (cell); Christina Herancourt, GCI Group, (416) 489-7219,
               (416) 816-4826 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2291.html

    DATE:      February 26 - February 27
    EVENT:     BLUE OCEAN STRATEGY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Leena Sharma, (289) 291-3849
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c9118.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5435.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CASCADES' 2008 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.cascades.com
    PHONE NO.: (514) 807-8791, (416) 644-3418
    CONTACT:   Didier Fillion, Director, Investor Relations, (514) 282-2697
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3938.html

    TIME:      10:00 Central
    EVENT:     TESCO CORPORATION ANNOUNCES FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2008
               EARNINGS RELEASE AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.tescocorp.com
    PHONE NO.: (866) 433-0163 or (706) 679-3976
    CONTACT:   Robert Kayl, (713) 359-7000, Tesco Corporation
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/13/c8613.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GMP CAPITAL TRUST FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND LIVE AUDIO WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  gmpcapitaltrust.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   GMP Capital Trust, Rocco Colella, Director, Investor
               Relations, Tel: (416) 941-0894
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c5957.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CROMBIE REIT Q4 FISCAL 2008 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.crombiereit.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or (800) 731-6941
    CONTACT:   Scott M. Ball, C.A., Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
               and Secretary, Crombie REIT, (902) 755-8100
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/13/c8370.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GROUPE AEROPLAN PRESENTS 2008 YEAR-END AND FOURTH QUARTER
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2551340
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-0232 or (416) 644-3420
    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/February2009/20/c2218.html

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