CNW Daybook for Tuesday, August 21, 2007



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

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 16 - 26
    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

    DATE:      August 20
    EVENT:     SECOND LAST GROUP OF CANADIAN TROOPS DEPART FOR AFGHANISTAN
    CITY:      VALCARTIER
    LOCATION:  Jean Lesage International Airport
    CONTACT:   Alex Maillé, (418) 844-5000 ext 4224; Captain Mathieu
               Dufour, Valcartier Public Affairs Officer, (418) 844-5000
               ext 5880, Pager: (418) 260-2548
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8467.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     UNVEILING DETAILS CONCERNING A UNIQUE PARTNERSHIP DESIGNED
               TO INCREASE THE NUMBER OF GREEN SPACES IN MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Complexe Desjardins, 175 René-Lévesque St. West
    CONTACT:   Bernard Larin, Press Attaché, Ville de Montréal, (514)
               872-9998, Cell: (514) 705-7683; Alison Neill, Optimum Public
               Relations, (514) 985-8309, Cell: (514) 909-8085
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/19/c8127.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     NEWS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE A FUNDING AGREEMENT TO HELP LOW
               INCOME HOUSEHOLDS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Mile End Library (exhibition room), 5434 Parc Avenue
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Trudeau, Press Secretary, Office of the Deputy
               Premier and Minister of Municipal Affairs and Regions, (418)
               691-2050, (514) 873-2622; Julie Cohen, CMHC, (514) 283-3679,
               Cell. (514) 217-9478
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8578.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 20 - 24
    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
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8417.html

    DATE:      August 21
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW OP - TOM POTI SPEAKS ABOUT THE DANGERS OF FOOD
               ALLERGIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto
    NOTES:     B-ROLL footage available on request
    CONTACT:   Saskia Brussaard, Porter Novelli Canada, (416) 422-7176
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/01/c3303.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 15:00
    EVENT:     ELEMENTARY PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS ATTEND SUMMER SCHOOL FOR
               PROFESSIONAL LEARNING
    CITY:      MINDEN
    LOCATION:  Archie Stouffer Elementary School, 9 Donald Street
    CONTACT:   Chris Lynd, Location Manager, (705) 457-1690; 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/August2007/17/c7907.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     ETFO'S SUMMER ACADEMY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Courtyard Marriott, 475 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Ruth Dawson, Location Manager, 1-888-838-3836 or (416)
               962-3836, ext. 2278 (office), (416) 529-7019 (cell); 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/August2007/17/c7902.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     CREATING A PASSION FOR COMMUNITY IN YOUR CLASSROOM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario, 12th Floor, 480
               University Ave.
    CONTACT:   Ruth Dawson, Location Manager, (416) 962-2836 (office),
               (416) 529-7019 (cell), rdawson@etfo.org; 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/August2007/17/c7908.html

    TIME:      09:15 - 09:50
    EVENT:     ONTARIO TRILLIUM FOUNDATION GRANT MAKES WEST END YMCA MORE
               ACCESSIBLE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  931 College St.
    CONTACT:   Steven Heipel, Vice President, Communications, YMCA
               of Greater Toronto, (416) 413-1020 ext. 2115
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8390.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     TOYOTA HYBRID TOUR - PUBLIC & MEDIA INVITED TO TEST DRIVE
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  Devonshire Mall (Bay Court), 3100 Howard Avenue
    CONTACT:   Nicole Grant, Consultant, Public Relations, Toyota Canada
               Inc., (416) 438-6320 x 2725
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/16/c7524.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SIDNEY CROSBY & REEBOK INTRODUCE NEW COLLECTION TO MEDIA
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Sport Chek Square One (behind Chapters across from Square One)
               199 Rathburn Road West
    CONTACT:   Reebok, Michèle Fortier, Public Relations Manager, (514)
               461-8337; Porter Novelli Canada, Derek Baker, (416) 422-7158
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/17/c8013.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8423.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     BELL EXPRESSVU FULL HD TOUR LAUNCHES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Base of Bay Street and Queens Quay, West of Toronto Ferry
               Docks entrance
    CONTACT:   Sylvia Kavanagh, Optimum Public Relations, Tel: (416) 432-9432
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/17/c7825.html

    TIME:      15:30
    EVENT:     EETING OF THE ONTARIO TEACHERS' FEDERATION BOARD OF GOVERNORS
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Muskoka Room, Renaissance Toronto Airport Hotel, 801 Dixon Rd.
    CONTACT:   Kathleen Devlin, Director, Policy & Public Affairs,
               Renaissance Toronto Airport Hotel, OTF Office: (416) 213-7540,
               Cell: (416) 889-0970; Michelle Despault, Minister's Office,
               (416) 212-3747
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8581.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8507.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      August 19 - 22
    EVENT:     CMA HOLDS ITS 140TH ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Westin Bayshore Hotel
    NOTES:     Media can register on-site with the CMA Media office located
               in the MacKenzie Room at the Westin Bayshore Hotel. You can
               also reach the CMA Media office at (604) 648-1333 from
               Sunday, August 19 at 12:00pm to Wednesday, August 22 at 2:30
               pm (Pacific Time)
    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

    TIME:      14:30 - 15:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - CANADA'S DOCTORS MAKE VANCOUVER PARK DONATION
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Currents Restaurant (in the garden), Westin Bayshore, 1601
               Bayshore Drive
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, (613) 447-0866 (mobile), (604) 648-1333
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8470.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/17/c7737.html

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