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Statement by Premier MacLauchlan

Hal Perry named Minister of Education, Early Learning and Culture

Premier MacLauchlan and Cabinet sworn into Office

Home gardeners encouraged to plant blight-resistant tomatoes

Province donates to Nepal relief efforts

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 Bird of the Day

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

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 Business of the Day

DTR Environmental Services
in Alma.

 Things To Do

Events for May 22nd, 2015

PEI Festival of Wines

Ceilidh at the Irish Hall

Brian J. Dunn Band at the Trailside

Black Rafter Karaoke

Kaylee Hall Ceilidh

Brackley Drive In Theatre

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

 What's New

Recent updates to our website.

 Factoid of the Day

A five-hour ferry ride will take you from PEI to the Magdalen Islands.

 Today in Island History

On May 22 in Island history...

1811 22 May It's been a rough winter and a hungry spring. Lieutenant Governor DesBarres authorizes a grant of 300 to purchase provisions from Halifax for Island settlers.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Fisheries Museum in Basin Head

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See our Aerial Photos section for more.

Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Wood Islands
An unincorporated area, SW. of Murray River.

See Our Communities section for more.

 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 05/22/2015

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: May 22, 2015

Sunrise: 05:29 AM ADT
Sunset: 08:48 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

Since 1960, the amount of packaging in garbage has increased by 80%.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

A Christmas tree takes 8-9 years to reach 2 meters in height, after two years in a nursery bed.

Visit the
Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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