CNW Daybook for Wednesday, August 29, 2007



    TORONTO, Aug. 28 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 27 - 29
    EVENT:     THE MONTREAL PORT AUTHORITY HOSTS ACPA'S 49TH ANNUAL GENERAL
               MEETING AND CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
    NOTES:     Media should contact the MPA's Communications Department at
               (514) 283-1489 to receive accreditation, or consult the
               program at www.acpa-ports.net
    CONTACT:   France Poulin, Director of Communications, (514) 283-7050;
               Gary LeRoux, Association of Canadian Port Authorities, (613)
               232-2036
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/27/c2277.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     WAL-MART HOLDS ITS FIRST GREEN SUPPLIER FAIR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre Mont-Royal, 2200 Mansfield Street
    CONTACT:   Roch Landriault, (514) 843-2345, Cell: (514) 249-4537
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/22/c9161.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CRTC HOLDS A PUBLIC HEARING
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Conference Center, Phase IV, Outaouais room, 140 Promenade
               du Portage
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: (819) 997-9403; General Inquiries: (819)
               997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423, Toll-free: 1-877-249-2782,
               TDD Toll-free: 1-877-909-2782
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2920.html

    TIME:      09:45
    EVENT:     GROUPE DESGAGNES - PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Section 22 of the Port of Québec
    CONTACT:   Shannie Ladouceur, Mercure, (418) 681-5559
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/August2007/23/c9792.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     FROSH WEEK AT MCGILL UNIVERSITY WITH DR. T
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  McGill University - Student Health Services, 3600 McTavish St.
    CONTACT:   Valérie Gonzalo, (514) 626-6976
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2714.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 27 - 29
    EVENT:     THE UNITED SENIOR CITIZENS OF ONTARIO INC. HOLDS 49TH ANNUAL
               CONVENTION
    CITY:      COBOURG
    LOCATION:  Best Western Inn & Conference Centre, 930 Burnham St.
    CONTACT:   Marie M. Smith, President, Ken Cunningham, 1st Vice-President,
               THE UNITED SENIOR CITIZENS OF ONTARIO, Telephone: (416)
               252-2021, Toll Free: 1-888-320-2222
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/30/c7202.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 15:00
    EVENT:     THE ABCS OF CREATING A POSITIVE CLASSROOM, AUGUST 28 - 30
    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
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER VISITS LOCAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Niagara Health System, Greater Niagara General Site, 5546
               Portage Road
    CONTACT:   David Spencer, Minister's Office, (416) 327-4320; David
               Jensen, Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2995.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO POWER AUTHORITY (OPA) FILES THE PROVINCE'S INTEGRATED
               POWER SYSTEM PLAN (IPSP) WITH THE ONTARIO ENERGY BOARD
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  120 Adelaide Street West, Ste. 1600
    CONTACT:   Ontario Power Authority: (416) 969-6307
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c3035.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER ANNOUNCES GREATER ACCESS TO LONG-TERM CARE
               FOR LOCAL RESIDENTS
    CITY:      WELLAND
    LOCATION:  Welland City Hall, Front Steps, Rain Site: Community Room,
               main floor, 60 East Main Street
    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/August2007/28/c3133.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Scarborough Town Centre, 300 Borough Drive (Walmart 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/August2007/28/c2856.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PROVINCE ANNOUNCES NEW SUPPORT FOR COLLEGE BOREAL
    CITY:      TIMMINS
    LOCATION:  Ecole secondaire catholique Thériault, 341 boul. Thériault
    CONTACT:   Sheamus Murphy, Minister's Office, (416) 325-7215; Tanya
               Blazina, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2746
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c3100.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     DOMBROWSKY, MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, FOOD AND RURAL AFFAIRS
               WILL MAKE AN IMPORTANT ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      BANCROFT
    LOCATION:  GP-Flakeboard Plant, 79 Y Road, Bancroft, Ontario
    CONTACT:   Kelly Synnott, Minister's Office, (416) 326-6439
    URL: http://ogov.newswire.ca/ontario/GONE/2007/08/28/c3114.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     AEROPOSTALE INC. LANDS IN CANADA - MEDIA LUNCH
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Vaughan Mills, 1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
    CONTACT:   Mansfield Communications Inc., Tel: (416) 599-0024, Pereina
               Choudhury, Tiffany Fisher
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2718.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR
    CITY:      PICKERING
    LOCATION:  The Pickering Town Centre, 1355 Kingston Road (The Bay
               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/August2007/28/c2865.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER ANNOUNCES THE EXPANSION OF COMMUNITY SUPPORTS
               FOR SENIORS IN THE HAMILTON AREA
    CITY:      WINONA
    LOCATION:  Winona Seniors Club, 1239 Hwy 8
    CONTACT:   Jeff Rohrer, Minister's Office, (416) 327-4320; David Jensen,
               Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c3089.html

    TIME:      14:30 - 15:30
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR
    CITY:      AJAX
    LOCATION:  Walmart, 270 Kingston 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/August2007/28/c2859.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     AEROPOSTALE INC. LANDS IN CANADA - PUBLIC LAUNCH
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Vaughan Mills, 1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
    CONTACT:   Mansfield Communications Inc., Tel: (416) 599-0024, Pereina
               Choudhury, Tiffany Fisher
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2718.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     GOVERNMENT OF CANADA IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE
    CITY:      VIEW ROYAL
    LOCATION:  Craigflower Manor (at the corner of Island Highway and
               Admirals Road)
    CONTACT:   Natalie Sarafian, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700; Emmet McCusker, Superintendent,
               Engineering and Transportation, (250) 883-4313;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2809.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:15
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING ENHANCED PEDIATRIC CARE AT NANAIMO
               REGIONAL GENERAL HOSPITAL
    CITY:      NANAIMO
    LOCATION:  Nanaimo General Hospital Front Lawn, 1200 Dufferin Crescent
    CONTACT:   Debora Sweeney, Chief Communications Officer, BC Children's
               Hospital Foundation, Mobile Phone: (604) 828-4918
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/27/c2230.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     GOVERNMENT OF CANADA IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  West side of Johnson Street Bridge, Parking on Harbour Road
    CONTACT:   Natalie Sarafian, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700; Cheekwan Ho, Manager, Corporate
               Communications, (250) 216-4427; Infrastructure Canada,
               (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2805.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CY ORIENTAL HOLDINGS LTD. SECOND QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-866-249-1964
    CONTACT:   John Yuan, VP and Corporate Secretary, CY Oriental Holdings
               Ltd., Tel: (604) 633-9833; Trevor Heisler, Investor
               Relations, The Equicom Group, Tel: (416) 815-0700 ext 270
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c3128.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CRTC HOLDS A PUBLIC HEARING
    INTERNET:  http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/broadcast.htm
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: (819) 997-9403; General Inquiries: (819)
               997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423, Toll-free: 1-877-249-2782,
               TDD Toll-free: 1-877-909-2782
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2920.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CROSSFIRE HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   Dean Bethune, President & CEO, Crossfire Energy Services
               Inc.; A. Scott Hamilton, Chief Financial Officer, Crossfire
               Energy Services Inc.
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/23/c9773.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     COUCHE-TARD CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Richard Fortin, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial
               Officer, (450) 662-3272
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/22/c9218.html

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