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 News Releases

Recent News Releases

Energy efficiency grants help 600 more Islanders than last year

New Charlottetown clinic frees up inpatient addiction beds and eliminates the wait for admission

Minister proclaims January 27 as Family Literacy Day

Island students have more opportunities to be physically active

Islanders invited to provide input on 2015-16 budget

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 Bird of the Day

American White Pelican

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 Business of the Day

Slemon Park Hotel & Conference Centre
in Slemon Park.

 Things To Do

Events for January 27th, 2015

Georgetown Ceilidh

MusicMan Children Show

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

 What's New

Recent updates to our website.

 Factoid of the Day

Province House, home of PEI's Legislative Assembly, opened in 1847.

 Today in Island History

On January 27 in Island history...

1885 A sudden storm traps three ice-boats, containing 22 crew and passengers, on Northumberland Strait for two days. Loss of life is narrowly averted; loss of fingers and toes isn't.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Robinsons Island - PEI National Park in Robinsons Island

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Mount Albion
An unincorporated area, NE. of Charlottetown.

See Our Communities section for more.

 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 01/27/2015

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: January 27, 2015

Sunrise: 07:38 AM AST
Sunset: 05:11 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

Dispose of sharps (needles, syringes, lancets and EpiPens) safely by using an approved Needle Disposal Container, available free of charge at Island pharmacies. When full, these containers may be returned to pharmacies for disposal, at no charge. Do not place sharps into carts or blue bags.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

On PEI, annual milk production exceeds 94 million litres.

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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