CNW Daybook for Wednesday, August 22, 2007



    TORONTO, Aug. 22 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 22
    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 22
    EVENT:     MEET CHANTAL CHAMANDY, GERARD PULLICINO AND QUEBEC TECHNICAL
               TEAM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ninemuse Entertainment
               3424 Simpson
               suite 11
    CONTACT:   Nadia Paquet, (514) 843-2351, Cell: (514) 713-1350; Clarah
               Germain, (514) 843-2316, Cell: (514) 839-1256; Marie-Annick
               L'Allier, (514) 843-2310, Cell: (514) 983-8236
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/15/c7208.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8315.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 22
    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 22
    EVENT:     BRAIN EXPERT DR. SHARON COHEN DISCUSSES THE EFFECTS AND
               IMPORTANCE OF REGULAR MENTAL STIMULATION ON THE BRAIN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Memory Clinic
               1262 Don Mills Road
               Suite 52
    CONTACT:   Lorena Cordoba, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4089
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/16/c7613.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 15:00
    EVENT:     TRIBES - BUILDING A POSITIVE LEARNING COMMUNITY IN THE
               CLASSROOM
    CITY:      NEW LISKEARD
    LOCATION:  New Liskeard Public School
               141 Dymond Avenue
    CONTACT:   Lorri Spaans, Location Manager, (705) 648-1229; 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/c7913.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
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO WESTPORT
    CITY:      WESTPORT
    LOCATION:  Westport Hardware Store
               4 Church Street
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, Health care worker & tour driver,
               C: (613) 531-1319; David Robbins, CUPE Communications,
               C: (613) 878-1431
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c8766.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     OPPOSITION LEADERS ADDRESS 2007 ASSOCIATION OF MUNICIPALITIES
               OF ONTARIO (AMO) ANNUAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Plenary Hall ABEF
               The Ottawa Congress Centre
               55 Colonel By Drive
    CONTACT:   Brian Lambie, Conference Media Contact, (416) 729-5425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c9051.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO PERTH
    CITY:      PERTH
    LOCATION:  Canadian Tire Store
               45 Dufferin Street
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, Health care worker & tour driver,
               C: (613) 531-1319; David Robbins, CUPE Communications,
               C: (613) 878-1431
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c8771.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     THE SEARCH IS ON FOR THE FASTEST TEXT MESSAGER AT SHOPPERS
               WORLD!
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Shoppers World Brampton
               Steeles and Highway 10
    CONTACT:   Nicolee Tattersall, The Idea Workshop Limited, Office:
               (416) 504-3977 x26, Cell: (416) 732-0991
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8111.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     FREE LUNCH FOR FIRST 250 PEOPLE! - VISIT THE D.U.M.B. CAR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Nathan Phillips Square
    CONTACT:   Ellen Woodger, (416) 483-2358 or James Geuzebroek
               (416) 362-2031
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8332.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     RALLIES TO FIGHT FOR CANADIAN JOBS AND STANDS UNITED AGAINST
               OUTSOURCING WITHIN BELL CANADA
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  100 Dundas St.
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Laura Davis, CTEA Vice-President,
               (416) 977-2251, ext. 2280, Fax: (416) 977-9738
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c6138.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     A SPORTS CAR CELEBRATION OF THE LAUNCH OF THE PRINCESS
               MARGARET HOSPITAL CASH & CARS LOTTERY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Hall Square
               (55 John Street)
    CONTACT:   and to RSVP: Lee Bailie: Mosport International Raceway,
               1-800-866-1072 (ext.306); Bob Dickinson: American Le Mans
               Series, (678) 425-5869; Tyra Sitton: American Le Mans
               Series, (678) 227-9395
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8334.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO SMITHS FALLS
    CITY:      SMITHS FALLS
    LOCATION:  Canadian Tire Store
               10 Ferrara Drive
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, Health care worker & tour driver,
               (613) 531-1319 C; David Robbins, CUPE Communications,
               (613) 878-1431 C
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c8779.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE MINISTER GEORGE SMITHERMAN MAKES
               AN IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ryerson University
               George Vari, Engineering and Computer Centre
               Ground floor
    NOTES:     enter at doors at the corner of Church and Gould
               Lecture Hall ENG 103
               245 Church Street
    CONTACT:   David Spencer, Minister's Office, (416) 327-4320
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c8895.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     MCGUINTY GOVERNMENT MAKES SAFE SCHOOLS ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Joseph's College School
               School Library
               74 Wellesley Street West
    CONTACT:   Michelle Despault, Minister's Office, (416) 212-3747;
               Patricia MacNeil, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2676
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c8899.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO MERRICKVILLE
    CITY:      MERRICKVILLE
    LOCATION:  Lions Club Park
               St. John Street
               located right next to the canal
    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/August2007/21/c8787.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     PREMIUM NUTRITION PROGRAM LAUNCHES FOR CANADA'S ATHLETES
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  University of Calgary
               Dining Centre
               2nd Floor
    CONTACT:   Netty Kim, Marketing Communications Coordinator,
               (403) 220-6733
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/14/c6490.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      August 22
    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

    DATE:      August 22
    EVENT:     CMA RECOGNIZES YOUNG PHYSICIAN LEADERS
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Westin Bayshore Hotel
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, Manager, Media Relations, 1-800-663-7336,
               (613) 731-8610, ext. 1266, Mobile: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/August2007/15/c7088.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NURSING PROSPECTS GOOD IN NWT
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2 C, Transponder 1B
               Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8
               Downlink frequency 3740 vertical
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO (416) 863-9350
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c8862.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 15:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     B-ROLL PACKAGE ON BIG MAC'S 40TH ANNIVERSARY
    CO-ORDS:   TO RECEIVE VIA SATELLITE: C-BAND: Galaxy 26, Transponder 17,
               D/L Freq. 4040 (V); TO RECEIVE VIA PATHFIRE:  Log into the
               Pathfire System and, on the
               navigation tree, select Video News Feeds, VNF Provider A,
               Boom tab. To preview the video, locate story # 1417. Slug:
               "Big Mac Turns 40"
    CONTACT:   McDonald's Media Relations, 1-877-786-3342
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/22/c9057.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     PEAK GOLD Q2 CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-696-5910 or (416) 340-2217
    CONTACT:   Mélanie Hennessey, Vice President, Investor Relations, Peak
               Gold Ltd., Telephone: (604) 696-4100
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/14/c6563.html

    TIME:      15:10 Mountain
    EVENT:     PROGRESS ENERGY PRESENTS AT ENERCOM OIL & GAS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.theoilandgasconference.com/index.html
    CONTACT:   Greg Kist, (403) 539-1809
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/20/c8340.html

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