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 News Releases

Recent News Releases

Government celebrates Beach Grove Home anniversary with long-term-care investment

Cornwall Perimeter Highway project update – October 24 to 30

Standard and Poors maintains Prince Edward Island’s bond rating

Islanders invited to see businesses up close during Small Business Week

School libraries help create lifelong readers and learners

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 Bird of the Day

Red-Breasted Nuthatch

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 Business of the Day

Emerald Isle Carriage Tours
in Charlottetown.

 Things To Do

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

 What's New

Recent updates to our website.

 Factoid of the Day

In July 2009, the population of PEI was estimated to be 140,985.

 Today in Island History

On October 21 in Island history...

1968 Hurricane Gladys slashes across PEI with sustained winds of 80-100 km per hr. One man loses his life when a 130+ km per hr. gust fells a tree on top of his truck.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Stanhope Beach in Stanhope

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Cranes Pond
A lake, Expansion of East Branch Morell River.

See Our Communities section for more.

 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 10/21/2016

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: October 21, 2016

Sunrise: 07:38 AM ADT
Sunset: 06:15 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

Water quality can be affected by land use and activity throughout a watershed. Across PEI, watershed improvement groups are building community support for the protection of this valuable resource.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

Prince Edward Island enjoys the reputation as Canada's leading potato province, responsible for almost one-third of Canadian production

Visit the
Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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