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Island continues to see economic growth despite national challenges

Expanded Inspection Services in Prince County

Parental and family encouragement makes the difference for Island children considering university and college

Petroleum pricing

Province increasing supports for children in care

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 Bird of the Day

Sharp-tailed Grouse

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 Business of the Day

Cavendish Agri Services - Rollo Bay
in Rollo Bay.

 Things To Do

Events for September 2nd, 2015

Souper Théatre ~ " Partons, Ma Mère Est Là "

Victoria Playhouse Festival

Watermark Theatre Summer Festival

Food Island Day

The Island Summer Review

French Kiss - Feast Dinner Theatre at Brothers Two

Malpeque Ceilidh

Ceilidh in the City

TD Always on Stage

Eptek Summer Exhibitions

Club 56 Dances

Searching For Abegweit: The Island Songs & Stories of Lennie Gallant

The Ross Family Ceilidh

Romeo and Juliet

Souris Silver Threads Ceilidh

Lorne Valley Community Centre Dances

Peakes Wharf Summer Concert Series

French Kiss - Feast Dinner Theatre at Rodd Charlottetown Hotel

2015 Charlottetown Festival

Bittergirl: The Musical

Anne & Gilbert, The Musical

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

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 Factoid of the Day

Automobiles were banned on all Island roads in 1908 (an remained prohibited until after World War One).

 Today in Island History

On September 2 in Island history...

1868 A three-man Congressional delegation headed by the notorious General Benjamin "Beast" Butler departs the Island endorsing the idea of free trade between Prince Edward Island and the U.S. Congress isn't interested.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Rustico Resort in North Rustico

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Brudenell Island
An island, Brudenell River.

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 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 09/02/2015

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: September 2, 2015

Sunrise: 06:33 AM ADT
Sunset: 07:50 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

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

The Sussex is a general purpose poultry breed used for producing both meat or eggs. The average weight is from 6 - 9 pounds. The Sussex hens lay brown eggs and take good care of their young.

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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