CNW Daybook for Thursday, August 2, 2007



    TORONTO, Aug. 1 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 2 - 4
    EVENT:     THREE-DAY FORD RACING FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Crescent Street
    CONTACT:   Pre-event Information: Hélène Lapointe, Torchia
               Communications, (514) 288-8290, ext. 212; During the event:
               Hélène Lapointe, (514) 266-7566
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/July2007/30/c2343.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     THIRD ANNUAL ZIMBABWEAN STONE SCULPTURE FEST, JULY 29 - AUG. 5
    CITY:      BEACONSFIELD
    LOCATION:  Centennial Park, 288, Beaconsfield Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Fran Fearnley, ZimArt, (705) 939-6144, Cell.: (416) 951-6144
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/20/c6996.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF FINDINGS OF A NATIONAL STUDY ON THE ILLEGAL
               SALE OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Sofitel Hotel, Gauguin Room, 1155, Sherbrooke Street West
    CONTACT:   Nadia Paquet, PDG, Cell: (514) 713-1350
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/31/c2802.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS OF HEROUX-DEVTEK
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salon Pierre de Coubertin of the Omni Mont-Royal Hotel, 1050
               Sherbrooke Street West
    NOTES:     A continental breakfast will be served starting at 10:00 A.M.
    CONTACT:   Martin Goulet, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/26/c9451.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/26/c9461.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP WITH ANDREW RANGER AND ALEXANDRE TAGLIANI AND THEIR
               CANINE LOOK-ALIKES FIDO CASTING TOUR CARAVAN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  1407 Crescent Street, east side of the street, facing the
               Hugo Boss Montréal store
    CONTACT:   About the Fido Casting Tour: Sylvie Robitaille, NATIONAL
               public relations, (514) 843-2354; Sébastien Bouchard,
               Specialist, Public Relations, Fido, (514) 734-6406;
               Information on the 2007 Ford Racing Festival: Hélène Lapointe,
               Torchia Communications, (514) 288-8290, p. 212, Cell:
               (514) 266-7566
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/July2007/31/c2701.html

    TIME:      16:30 - 18:15
    EVENT:     AN ELEVENTH GROUP OF CANADIAN TROOPS TAKES OFF FOR AFGHANISTAN
    CITY:      VALCARTIER
    LOCATION:  Valcartier Garrison
    NOTES:     Media representatives will not be able to access secured
               zones and the strip of Jean Lesage International Airport.
               However, they will be able to film or take pictures of
               soldiers from a sector located near the boarding zone.
               Cameramen and photographers are therefore invited to show up
               at 700, rue de l'Aéroport to cover the takeoff.
    CONTACT:   Lieutenant (Navy) Bruno Tremblay, 5 CMBG Public Affairs
               Officer, (418) 844-5000, ext 4688, Pager: (418) 260-3082
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3124.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      July 30 - August 3
    EVENT:     SUMMER OF FUN: KIDS KICK IT OLD SCHOOL AT BREAKDANCE DAY CAMP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Spadina at Queen, 160 Spadina Avenue
    CONTACT:   Eva Nikitova, Street Dance Academy, (416) 840-4934
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2007/24/c4417.html

    DATE:      August 2
    EVENT:     MORTON'S THE STEAKHOUSE'S "WOMAN OF SPIRIT" AWARD DINNER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  4 Avenue Road, at Prince Arthur Avenue
    CONTACT:   Jason Chennette, Faye Clack Communications, (905) 206-0577
               ext. 243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/27/c9882.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Sudbury Regional Hospital, St. Joseph's Health Centre, 700
               Paris Street
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, Health care worker & tour driver, (613)
               531-1319 (c); David Robbins, CUPE Communications, (613)
               878-1431 (c)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/31/c2669.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     OPP AND WINDSOR POLICE SERVICE - SEARCH AND ARREST OF JESSE
               IMESON NEWS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  OPP Western Region Headquarters, Auditorium, 6355 Westminster
               Drive
    CONTACT:   Constable Mark Foster, OPP Western Region, (519) 427-6787
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3198.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     TROJAN HORSE WARNING OF PRIVATIZATION'S THREAT TO PUBLIC
               HEALTH CARE
    CITY:      NORTH BAY
    LOCATION:  North Gate Shopping Mall
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, Health care worker & tour driver, (613)
               531-1319 (c); David Robbins, CUPE Communications, (613)
               878-1431 (c)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/31/c2671.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CANACCORD CAPITAL INC. LOCATION CHANGE FOR ANNUAL GENERAL
               MEETING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, 900 West Georgia Street
    CONTACT:   Scott Davidson, Managing Director, Global Head of Marketing
               & Communications, Phone: (416) 869-3875
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/23/c8718.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     VIDEO B-ROLL VIA ON-DEMAND AND SATELLITE - 2008 IKEA
               CATALOGUE OFFERS HOME DECOR CUSTOMIZATION
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2 C
               Transponder 3B
               D.Link Freq: 3820
               Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8
               TOC                  CFA TX1
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO, (416) 863-9350
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3315.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>


    TIME:      08:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     CANACCORD CAPITAL INC. QUARTERLY RESULTS INFORMATION AND
               ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.canaccord.com/investor/webcast
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3431 or 1-800-595-8550
    CONTACT:   Scott Davidson, Managing Director, Global Head of Marketing
               & Communications, (416) 869-3875
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/19/c7663.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SXC HEALTH SOLUTIONS CONFERENCE CALL FOR FISCAL 2007 SECOND
               QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.sxc.com or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426 or 1-800-814-4861
    CONTACT:   Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, SXC Health Solutions,
               Inc., Tel: (630) 577-3206; Dave Mason, Investor Relations,
               The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 237; Susan Noonan,
               Investor Relations - U.S., The SAN Group, LLC, (212) 966-3650;
               Judith Sylk-Siegel, Media Contact, Rx Communications Group,
               (917) 322-2164
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/18/c7315.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     GENESIS WORLDWIDE INC. SECOND QUARTER FISCAL 2007 RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.genesisworldwide.com/financial-reports.aspx
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-5800 or 1-800-408-3053
    CONTACT:   Catherine Smyth, (905) 285-9909, ext. 302
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/30/c2536.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDC PARTNERS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or 1-800-594-3790
    CONTACT:   Donna Granato, Director, Finance & Investor Relations, (646)
               429-1809
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/16/c6674.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PIZZA PIZZA REPORTS FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR SECOND QUARTER
    PHONE NO.: (416) 642-5212 or 1-866-321-6651
    CONTACT:   Daniel Vukovich, Chief Operating Officer, Pizza Pizza
               Limited, (416) 967-1010
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3340.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/16/c6873.html

    TIME:      09:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     PENN WEST ENERGY TRUST CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1900800
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560 or (416) 644-3415
    CONTACT:   PENN WEST ENERGY TRUST, Phone: (403) 777-2500, 1-866-693-2707;
               Investor Relations: 1-888-770-2633; William Andrew, President,
               Phone: (403) 777-2502
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c7337.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/30/c2360.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EQUITABLE GROUP INC. SECOND QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL & WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.equitablegroupinc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 915-5761
    CONTACT:   Stephen Coffey, Senior Vice-President, Chief Financial
               Officer, (416) 515-7000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/24/c8872.html

    TIME:      10:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     AMERIGO Q2 2007 RESULTS AND INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (604) 678-9375 or 1-866-898-9626
    CONTACT:   Michael J. Kuta, General Counsel & Secretary, Amerigo
               Resources Ltd., (604) 697-6201
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/29/c2436.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AGNICO-EAGLE SECOND QUARTER 2007 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.agnico-eagle.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   David Smith, Vice-President, Investor Relations,
               (416) 947-1212
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3232.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/04/c3608.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TEMBEC CONFERENCE CALL - FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE THIRD
               QUARTER ENDED JUNE 30, 2007
    INTERNET:  www.tembec.com, "Investors" section
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-408-3053, password 3226762#
    CONTACT:   John Valley, Executive Vice President, Business Development
               and Corporate Affairs, (819) 627-4387
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/26/c4887.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ANGIOTECH PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.angiotech.com
    PHONE NO.: (866) 578-5788 or (617) 213-8057
    CONTACT:   Deirdre Neary, Manager, Investor Relations and Corporate
               Communications, Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (604)
               222-7056; Jodi Regts, Manager, Investor Relations and
               Corporate Communications, Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc.,
               (604) 221-7930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/18/c7633.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     COAST WHOLESALE APPLIANCES INCOME FUND CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://www.vcall.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=118692 or
               www.coastincomefund.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-590-1817 or (416) 644-3422
    CONTACT:   Jack Peck, Chief Financial Officer, Telephone: (604) 301-3400
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3304.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/25/c9543.html

    TIME:      11:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF FINDINGS OF A NATIONAL STUDY ON THE ILLEGAL
               SALE OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS
    INTERNET:  http://events.startcast.com/events/206/B0011
    NOTES:     French at 10:00: http://events.startcast.com/events/206/B0012
    CONTACT:   Nadia Paquet, PDG, Cell: (514) 713-1350
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/31/c2802.html

    TIME:      12:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     SAXON ENERGY SERVICES INC. 2007 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.saxonservices.com
    PHONE NO.: (403) 398-9531 or (800) 590-1508
    CONTACT:   Dale E. Tremblay, President and CEO, Tel: (403) 716-4150;
               Michael J. McNulty, Senior VP, Finance and CFO, Tel: (403)
               716-4150
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/19/c8036.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCORPIO MINING CORPORATION CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6113, 1-866-862-3908, 1-800-8989-6323
    CONTACT:   Glenn Little, Jackson Little Holdings Ltd: (604) 930-4375;
               1-888-930-4375; Rich Kaiser, YES International: 1-800-631-8127
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/27/c9902.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DOREL INDUSTRIES CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS SECOND QUARTER
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.dorel.com, www.newswire.ca or www.q1234.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-589-8577
    CONTACT:   Rick Leckner, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/26/c9490.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ARMTEC INFRASTRUCTURE INCOME FUND Q2 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.armtecincomefund.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 849-9305 or 1-866-838-4337
    CONTACT:   Charles M. Phillips, President & Chief Executive Officer,
               Armtec Limited Partnership, Tel: (519) 822-0210; Carrie
               Boutcher, VP, Finance & Interim Chief Financial Officer,
               Armtec Limited Partnership, Tel: (519) 822-0210
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3394.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/26/c9678.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HEROUX-DEVTEK CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.herouxdevtek.com, www.newswire.ca, www.q1234.com
    PHONE NO.: (514) 807-8791 or 1-800-796-7558
    CONTACT:   Héroux-Devtek Inc.: Gilles Labbé, President and Chief
               Executive Officer, (450) 679-3330; Réal Bélanger, Executive
               Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, (450) 679-3330;
               MaisonBrison: Martin Goulet, CFA, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3337.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/26/c9461.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CI FINANCIAL EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.ci.com/q2
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Stephen A. MacPhail, President and Chief Operating Officer,
               Tel.: (416) 364-1145
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/27/c2004.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MANITOBA TELECOM SERVICES INC. SECOND QUARTER 2007
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.mtsallstream.com
    CONTACT:   Greg Burch, Manager, Corporate Communications, Manitoba
               Telecom Services Inc., (204) 941-8576, (416) 345-3576
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/26/c9677.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANAM GROUP'S CONFERENCE CALL AND LIVE WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.canamgroup.ws
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-575-8232
    CONTACT:   Jasmin Gosselin, Vice President, Communications, Canam Group
               Inc., (450) 641-4000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/30/c2418.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      12:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     CLIFTON MINING COMPANY INC. ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      ALPINE, UTAH
    LOCATION:  Alpine Arts Center, 450 South Alpine Highway
    CONTACT:   Dr. Ken Friedman, President at (303) 642-0659; Keith
               Moeller, Vice President at (801) 756-1414 ext. 100
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2007/18/c5600.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     POINTS INTERNATIONAL LTD. PRESENTS AT THINKEQUITY PARTNERS
               SECOND ANNUAL THINKBIG CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK CITY
    LOCATION:  Mandarin Oriental Hotel
    CONTACT:   Alex Wellins or Brinlea Johnson, The Blueshirt Group, (415)
               217-7722
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3287.html

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