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Special Committee on Democratic Renewal Releases Interim Report

PEILCC sponsors MADD Canada School Assembly Program presentations in 2015

PEILCC sponsors MADD Canada School Assembly Program presentations in 2015

Young Islanders to benefit from expanded access to youth mental health services

2016 marketing campaign focuses on the flavor of the Island

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 Bird of the Day

Red-breasted Merganser

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 Business of the Day

Shipwatch Dune Beach House
in East Point.

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 Factoid of the Day

The Charlottetown soil is the most predominant on the Island, accounting for roughly 470,000 acres of land. It is characterized by a fine sandy loam texture, is mainly well drained and is highly suitable for the production of a wide range of crops, including potatoes.

 Today in Island History

On November 28 in Island history...

1881 The Bank of Prince Edward Island suspends payments in the grip of a financial crisis brought on by economic depression, dishonesty, and mismanagement.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Confederation Bridge in Borden-Carleton

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Lord Selkirk Provincial Park
A conservation area, W. of Eldon.

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 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 11/28/2015

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: November 28, 2015

Sunrise: 07:29 AM AST
Sunset: 04:31 PM AST

 Charlottetown Tides

Tides for Charlottetown
Do NOT use for navigation.
Consult official tide tables.

Tide data from the
Canadian Hydrographic Service

 Environment Tip of the Day

Protect your pets from ethylene glycol (antifreeze) poisoning. Make sure to clean up antifreeze spills and never store antifreeze in old beverage containers.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

For every pound of honey produced, a bee will have traveled a distance equal to 21/2 times around the world.

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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