CNW Daybook for Monday, August 20, 2007



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

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 20
    EVENT:     VISIT OF THE CANADA PAVILION AT EXPO QUEBEC 2007
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  ExpoCité located at 250
               Wilfrid-Hamel Boulevard
               Centre des Foires
               Hall D
               lot 600
    CONTACT:   Melissa Maloul, (514) 845-2257 ext. 228, Cell: (514) 554-2487
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/13/c6272.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     CARAVAN OF BUSES AND CARS TO MONTEBELLO TO OPPOSE THE
               MEETING OF BUSH/HARPER/CALDERON AND THE SPP
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Southwest corner of Mackay and de Maisonneuve West
    NOTES:     The media is encouraged to join the People's Global Action
               (PGA) convoy with their vehicles.
    CONTACT:   Mandeep Dhillon, (514) 909-9991; Farha Najah (514)243-2776
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/18/c8157.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     A MAJOR BUSINESS EVENT FOR ENTREPRENEURS
    CITY:      SAGUENAY
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Saguenay
               Salle William Price
               2675 du Royaume Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Nadia Marceau, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (418) 668-4602, 1-800-463-9808; Roxane Marchand, Press
               Secretary, Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn,
               Canada Economic Development, (819) 953-5646, Cell.:
               (613) 816-5094
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/15/c6810.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GREENPEACE - 'NAMING NAMES' - REPORT EXPOSES HIGH PROFILE
               COMPANIES BUYING THE DESTRUCTION OF ONTARIO AND QUEBEC'S
               BOREAL FOREST
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Delta Hotel
               777 University Street
               Room 2431
    CONTACT:   Jocelyn Desjardins, Communications (French), (514) 212-5749;
               Jane Story, Communications (English), (416) 930-9055;
               Mélissa Filion, Boreal Forest Campaigner (French),
               (514) 581-8216; Kim Fry, Boreal Forest Campaigner (English),
               (647) 406-0664
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/15/c7267.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     MULCAIR AND LAYTON GIVE MID-CAMPAIGN BRIEFING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Thomas Mulcair's Campaign Office
               5847 chemin de la Côte-des-Neiges
    CONTACT:   Karl Bélanger, Jack Layton's Senior Press Secretary,
               (613) 720-6463, Chantale Turgeon, Thomas Mulcair's Press
               Secretary, (514) 739-8642
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/19/c8191.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     PRESS POINT TO OPPOSE THE MEETING OF BUSH/HARPER/CALDERON
               AND THE SPP BY THE PEOPLE'S GLOBAL ACTION (PG)
    CITY:      MONTEBELLO
    LOCATION:  In front of the Hotel-de-Ville
               Highway 148 in Montebello
    CONTACT:   Mandeep Dhillon (514) 909-9991; Farha Najah (514) 243-2776
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/18/c8157.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 20
    EVENT:     LEGO GOES FOR WORLD RECORD
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Tower site at the west side of the Food Building at the CNE
    CONTACT:   Carol McDonald, (905) 875-1795
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/13/c6356.html

    DATE:      August 20
    EVENT:     ASSEMBLY OF FIRST NATIONS, ANISHINABEK NATIONS HOSTS
               HISTORIC THREE FIRES CONFEDERACY GATHERING
    CITY:      GARDEN RIVER
    LOCATION:  On the traditional lands in Garden River, just east of Sault
               Ste. Marie
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Nancy Pine, Communications Advisor, Office of
               the National Chief, Assembly of First Nations,
               (613) 298-6382 cell; Donna Woldanski, Divisional Director of
               External Relations, Algoma University College, Sault Ste.
               Marie, Ontario, (705) 949-2301 ext. 4120
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2007/18/c2855.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF THE FIFTH ANNUAL ONTARIO'S WORST MUNICIPAL ROADS
               CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      NORTH YORK
    LOCATION:  Firestone Tire and Automotive Centre
               Tune Ups to Tires Inc.
               2749 Dufferin Street
    CONTACT:   Karen Gordon, Squeaky Wheel Communications, (416) 699-1624
               office, (416) 997-9478 cell
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/17/c7929.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER TO OPEN FAMILY HEALTH TEAM AND MAKE
               ANNOUNCEMENTS REGARDING IMPROVEMENTS TO LOCAL AREA HEALTHCARE
    CITY:      MILDMAY, GODERICH, ZURICH
    LOCATION:  Mildmay satellite of the Brockton and Area FHT
               12 Absolom St E.
               County of Huron Court House
               1 Court House Square - south entrance
               Bluewater Rest Home,
               37792 Zurich-Hensall Rd, RR 3,
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: David Spencer, Minister's Office,
               (416) 327-4320; A.G. Klei, Ministry of Health and Long Term
               Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/17/c8039.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN, MEXICAN AND U.S. ADVOCATES SEND MESSAGE TO LEADERS
               BEFORE SPP SUMMIT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch room
               Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Meera Karunananthan, Media Officer, (613) 233-4487 ext. 234,
               cell: (613) 795-8685
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/August2007/16/c7628.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     TOURISM MINISTER ANNOUNCE NEW INVESTMENTS IN NIAGARA TOURISM
    CITY:      ST. CATHARINES
    LOCATION:  The Quality Hotel Parkway Convention Centre
               327 Ontario Street
    CONTACT:   David Oved, Minister's Office, (416) 314-1400; Gary Wheeler,
               Communications Branch, (416) 325-8391
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/17/c7732.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     AMO DELEGATES TO VISIT PLASCOENERGY'S OTTAWA DEMONSTRATION
               FACILITY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Plasco Trail Road Facility
               4420 Trail Road
    CONTACT:   Orli Namian, (416) 360-6183, ext 224, (647) 262-6776
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/August2007/17/c7911.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      August 20
    EVENT:     CMA HOLDS ITS 140TH ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Westin Bayshore Hotel
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, 1-800-663-7336, (613) 731-8610, ext. 1266
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/13/c6342.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/28/c2171.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TORR CANADA 2007 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.torrcanada.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-866-249-1964
    CONTACT:   TORR Canada Inc., Jacques L. Drouin, Senior Vice-President &
               CFO, (514) 522-5550, ext. 226; The Equicom Group Inc., Eric
               Bouchard, (514) 844-7997
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/14/c6638.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ZAIO CORPORATION SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1976040
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Thomas J. Inserra, President and CEO, (480) 575-5111; Rodney
               D. Mitton, CFO, (403) 802-2033
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/15/c7322.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/15/c7183.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     GOLD RESERVE ANNOUNCES CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-884-5695 or (617) 786-2960
    CONTACT:   A. Douglas Belanger, President, (509) 623-1500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/09/c5529.html

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