CNW Daybook for Thursday, August 30, 2007



    TORONTO, Aug. 30 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      13:00 - 16:30
    EVENT:     WITNESS REHEARSAL PERFORMANCE AND BEHIND-THE-SCENE
               PREPARATIONS OF CIRQUE DU SOLEIL SALTIMBANCO
    CITY:      SAINT JOHN
    LOCATION:  Harbour Station
               Media Entrance
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc! Communications, (450) 628-4014
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/23/c9257.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     CIRQUE DU SOLEIL SALTIMBANCO OPENING NIGHT
    CITY:      SAINT JOHN
    LOCATION:  Harbour Station
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc! Communications, (450) 628-4014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/27/c2535.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      16:00 - 17:30
    EVENT:     TERRORISM AND NATURAL DISASTERS: THE SURGICAL RESPONSE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Room 517 D of the Palais des congrès de Montréal
    CONTACT:   Béatrice Laham, (514) 575-9478
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3092.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 30
    EVENT:     THE ABCS OF CREATING A POSITIVE CLASSROOM
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Howard Johnson Hotel
               50 Brady Street
    CONTACT:   Sara Pidgen, Location Manager, (705) 674-4918; Larry Skory,
               ETFO Communications, (416) 962-3836, toll-free
               1-888-838-3836, ext. 2331, (416) 948-0195 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/23/c7914.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO TRENTON
    CITY:      TRENTON
    LOCATION:  Walmart
               Hwy 2 and Wooler Road
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, Health care worker & tour driver,
               (613) 531-1319 ); James Chai, CUPE Communications,
               (416) 292-3999
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3296.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER GEORGE SMITHERMAN MAKES AN ANNOUNCEMENT
               REGARDING ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE SERVICES AND ATTENDS OPENING
               OF THE SUDBURY NURSE PRACTITIONER CLINIC
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  various - see URL
    CONTACT:   David Spencer, Minister's Office, (416) 327-4320
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3595.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CAA AND ONTARIO ROAD BUILDERS' ASSOCIATION TALK ABOUT THE
               COST OF BAD ROADS
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  Hanford's Tire and Service
               444 Wharncliffe Road South
    CONTACT:   Karen Gordon, Squeaky Wheel Communications, (416) 997-9478
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3322.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF MAJOR STUDY ON BORDER CONGESTION AND COMPREHENSIVE
               RECOMMENDATIONS
    CITY:      SARNIA/POINT EDWARD
    LOCATION:  Blue Water Bridge
               Alexandra Ave. at Venetian Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Amy Terrill, (416) 482-5222, ext. 241, cell (416) 605-8205
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2845.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     OPP - PROVINCIAL ROLL-OUT OF AUTO THEFT PREVENTION INITIATIVE
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  OPP General Headquarters Auditorium
               777 Memorial Avenue
    CONTACT:   Sgt. Robert (Bob) Paterson, OPP Corporate Communications
               Bureau, Phone: (705) 329-6878
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c3043.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3388.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF CAW LOCAL 112 & 673 CAMPAIGN TO PROTECT
               BOMBARDIER AEROSPACE JOBS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  875 Wilson Avenue
               (in the "Pro-Bowl" parking lot)
               just East of the Bombardier Downsview facility
    CONTACT:   Roland Kiehne, President CAW Local 112, (416) 801-1120 or
               CAW Communications, Angelo DiCaro, (416) 606-6311
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3387.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     PROVINCE TO MAKE IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON ADULT EDUCATION IN
               LAMBTON KENT
    CITY:      SARNIA
    LOCATION:  Esso YMCA Learning and Career Centre
               660 Oakdale Ave
               The Computer Lab
    CONTACT:   Sheamus Murphy, Minister's Office, (416) 325-7215; Tanya
               Blazina, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2746; Public
               Inquiries: (416) 325-2929 or 1-800-387-5514, TTY:
               1-800-263-2892
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3526.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO BELLEVILLE
    CITY:      BELLEVILLE
    LOCATION:  Quinte Mall
               390 North Front Street
               (Sears Entrance)
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, Health care worker & tour driver,
               (613) 531-1319 ); James Chai, CUPE Communications,
               (416) 292-3999
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3297.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTER TO ANNOUNCE ADDITIONAL SUPPORT FOR ADULT
               LEARNERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Orientation Centre
               783 Bathurst St
    CONTACT:   Michelle Despault, Minister's Office, (416) 212-3747; Patricia
               MacNeil, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2676
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3608.html

    TIME:      12:10
    EVENT:     RALLY IN SUPPORT OF PROFESSIONAL, OFFICE, TECHNICAL AND
               SUPPORT STAFF AT CARLETON UNIVERSITY, WHO FACE A POTENTIAL
               STRIKE OR LOCKOUT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Tory Quad courtyard outside the Tory Building Carleton
               University Campus
    CONTACT:   Susan Arab, CUPE National Representative, (613) 237-0115,
               (613) 769-7553 (cell); Robert Lamoureux, CUPE Communications,
               (416) 292-3999
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3547.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO PICTON
    CITY:      PICTON
    LOCATION:  73 Main Street
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, Health care worker & tour driver,
               (613) 531-1319 ); James Chai, CUPE Communications,
               (416) 292-3999
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3303.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     MCGUINTY GOVERNMENT CONGRATULATES SUCCESSFUL 2007 YOUTH IN
               POLICING SUMMER JOB PARTICIPANTS IN WINDSOR
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  Windsor Police Headquarters
               150 Goyeau Street
    CONTACT:   Tricia Edgar, Minister's Office, (416) 212-7161,
               (416) 571-7247 (Cell); Anne Machowski-Smith, Ministry of
               Children and Youth Services, (416) 325-5156
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3459.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     ALGOMA MANOR TOUR & MEDIA AVAILABILITY
    CITY:      THESSALON
    LOCATION:  Algoma Manor
               135 Dawson
    CONTACT:   Jeff Rohrer, Minister's Office, (416) 326-8016; David Jensen,
               Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3513.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     MCGUINTY GOVERNMENT TO CONGRATULATE SUCCESSFUL 2007 SUMMER
               JOB PARTICIPANTS IN HAMILTON
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington
               79 James St. South
    CONTACT:   Tricia Edgar, Minister's Office, (416) 212-7161,
               (416) 571-7247 (Cell); Anne Machowski-Smith, Ministry of
               Children and Youth Services, (416) 325-5156
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3473.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO NAPANEE
    CITY:      NAPANEE
    LOCATION:  Walmart
               89 Jim Kimmett Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, Health care worker & tour driver,
               (613) 531-1319 ); James Chai, CUPE Communications,
               (416) 292-3999
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3309.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER MAKES ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING THE ALGOMA
               PUBLIC HEALTH UNIT
    CITY:      SAULT ST. MARIE
    LOCATION:  Algoma Public Health
               Civic Centre
               99 Foster Drive
               6th Floor Boardroom
    CONTACT:   Jeff Rohrer, Minister's Office, (416) 326-8016; David
               Jensen, Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3513.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICES  CONGRATULATES
               SUCCESSFUL 2007 SUMMER JOB PARTICIPANTS OF YOUTH PROGRAM
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Delta Toronto East
               2035 Kennedy Road
    CONTACT:   Tricia Edgar, Minister's Office, (416) 212-7161,
               (416) 571-7247 (Cell); Anne Machowski-Smith, Ministry of
               Children and Youth Services, (416) 325-5156
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3460.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     FRED PENNER JOINS PROVINCIAL REPESENTATIVES TO LAUNCH WORLD
               VISION'S ONE LIFE EXPERIENCE AT THE FORKS
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  The Forks
               Scotia Bank Stage
    CONTACT:   Tiffany Baggetta, (416) 677-4450 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/30/c3676.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      09:30 - 15:30
    EVENT:     UNION LEADERS MEET TO DISCUSS RECENT GROUNDBREAKING SUPREME
               COURT DECISION
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Salon C
               Crowne Plaza Chateau Lacombe
               (10111 Bellamy Hill)
    CONTACT:   Gil McGowan, AFL President, (780) 218-9888
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3412.html

    TIME:      12:15
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF FINANCE ADDRESSES THE CANADA WEST FOUNDATION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Stephen Room A & B of the Hyatt Regency Calgary
               700 Centre Street SE
    CONTACT:   Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Finance, (613) 996-7861; Nathalie Gauthier, Media Relations,
               Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/fgov/fr/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3392.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     PETER GOLDRING, MP FOR EDMONTON EAST, WILL TAKE PART IN A
               SPECIAL GRAND OPENING CEREMONY
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  9503-108 Avenue
               North Building
    CONTACT:   Robert Storrier, (780) 415-9950, Dial 310-0000 for toll free
               access outside Edmonton
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3472.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      10:30 - 10:45 Eastern
               14:00 - 14:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     NEW BRITISH JOURNAL OF NUTRITION STUDY - VIDEO FEEDS
    CO-ORDS:   GA 26, Tr. 9, DL 3880V, Tr. 9, DL 3880V,
               VIA PATHFIRE: STORY #: NBN 25122
    CONTACT:   Katarina Markovinovic at (416) 422-7187
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/30/c3738.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SKYE WILL HOST A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS THE FENIX
               PROJECT UPDATE
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-0232
    CONTACT:   Andrew Grant, (604) 602-9500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3604.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     LYRTECH ANNOUNCES 2007 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-249-5221
    CONTACT:   Miguel Caron, President and Chief Executive Officer, Lyrtech
               Inc., (418) 877-4644; Alain Landry, Chief Financial Officer,
               Lyrtech Inc., (418) 877-4644; Eric Bouchard, Investor
               Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., (514) 844-7997
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3740.html

    TIME:      15:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIBC THIRD QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.cibc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-2216 in Toronto or 1-866-898-9626
    CONTACT:   John Ferren, Vice-President of Investor Relations,
               (416) 980-2088; Mary Lou Frazer, Senior Director of Investor
               and Financial  Communications, (416) 980-4111
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/14/c0938.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MOSAID TECHNOLOGIES INC. WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.mosaid.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-633-8692
    CONTACT:   Michael Salter, Director, Investor Relations and Corporate
               Communications, (613) 599-9539, ext 1205; Colleen McGuire,
               Communications Specialist, (613) 599-9539, ext 1228
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c8828.html

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