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Minister Responsible for the Status of Women for Prince Edward Island expresses condolences regarding the passing of Diane Kays

Bridges increase access to new lands in the Bonshaw hills

Lobster fishers vote for commodity board

Celebrating adult learning

Provincial government services at Sherwood Business Centre canceled for the day

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 Bird of the Day

Pomarine Jaeger

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 Business of the Day

Coach House Antiques
in Victoria.

 Things To Do

Events for March 31st, 2015

Marty Stuart and his fabulous Superlatives

Georgetown Ceilidh

"The Price is Right" LIve - at the East Link Centre

MusicMan Children Show

UPEI Jazz Ensemble

To search for upcoming events, visit our Festivals and Events page.

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 Factoid of the Day

The Island's provincial tree is the Northern Red Oak.

 Today in Island History

On March 31 in Island history...

1904 A three-member Forestry Commission warns of "a timber famine" unless government takes steps to improve the quality and the acreage of the province's dwindling forests. The government acts; 25 years later it establishes a tree nursery.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Georgetown in Georgetown

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Ramsays Pond
A lake, S. of Grand River.

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 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 03/31/2015

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: March 31, 2015

Sunrise: 06:51 AM ADT
Sunset: 07:41 PM ADT

 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

Energy efficiency can drastically cut the monthly bills for many homeowners. The Office of Energy Efficiency can offer advice and help in getting your home energy use under control.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

Potatoes have plenty of potassium. One half of a large baked potato with skin contains more potassium than a 6 ounce glass of orange juice.

Visit the
Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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