CNW Daybook for Wednesday, August 29, 2007



    TORONTO, Aug. 29 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 29
    EVENT:     THE MONTREAL PORT AUTHORITY HOSTS ACPA'S 49TH ANNUAL GENERAL
               MEETING AND CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
    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 IN MONTREAL
    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 Street
    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 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

    DATE:      August 29
    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
    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:     THE ONTARIO POWER AUTHORITY (OPA) WILL FILE 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 TO ANNOUNCE 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 COMES TO SCARBOROUGH
    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 IN TIMMINS
    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
    CONTACT:   Kelly Synnott, Minister's Office, (416) 326-6439
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3114.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     AEROPOSTALE INC. ARRIVES IN CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Vaughan Mills
               1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
               L4K 5W4
    CONTACT:   Mansfield Communications Inc., Tel: (416) 599-0024
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3051.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c2718.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER TO ANNOUNCE THE EXPANSION OF COMMUNITY
               SUPPORTS FOR SENIORS IN THE HAMILTON AREA
    CITY:      WINONA
    LOCATION:  Winona Seniors Club
               1239 Hwy 8
    CONTACT:   Jeff Rohrer, (416) 327-4320
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/28/c3089.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO PICKERING
    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:      14:30 - 15:30
    EVENT:     GIANT "TROJAN HORSE" ON HEALTH CARE TOUR COMES TO AJAX
    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:      16:30
    EVENT:     MCGUINTY GOVERNMENT TO CONGRATULATE SUCCESSFUL 2007 SUMMER
               JOBS FOR YOUTH PARTICIPANTS IN LONDON
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  London Public Library Central Branch
               (Galleria Mall)
               Rotary Reading Garden
               251 Dundas St.
    CONTACT:   Tricia Edgar, Minister's Office, (416) 212-7161
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3155.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 - AN 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:      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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