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Community Inclusions Ltd. moving into new premises

Provincial laboratory receives reaccreditation

Provincial laboratory receives reaccreditation

New long term care beds opening this week at Atlantic Baptist Home

Aerospace and Defence Association of PEI coordinates go-forward approach for growing sector

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 Bird of the Day

Peregrine Falcon

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 Business of the Day

Beachcomber Cottage
in Red Point.

 Things To Do

Events for December 20th, 2014

Cinderella - A Fairly Tall Tale

Meaghan Blanchard - A Down Home Christmas

Wintertide - Holiday Festival

Lord, What Fools!

Eula the Unusual Yuletide Witch

Nuts at The Brothers 2

Nuts at The Charlottetown Hotel

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

 What's New

Recent updates to our website.

New and Expanded Mental Health and Addictions Services for Island Youth

 Factoid of the Day

Prince Edward Island has three publicly-funded, post-secondary institutions: University of Prince Edward Island, Holland College and le Collège Acadie Î.-P.-É. in Wellington.

 Today in Island History

On December 20 in Island history...

1836 At the famous "Hay River Meeting" in northern King's County, over 700 tenants demand the establishment of a Court of Escheat that will confiscate proprietary estates and re- grant them to the tenantry.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Souris in Souris

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Thomas Island
An island, Murray Harbour.

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 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 12/20/2014

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: December 20, 2014

Sunrise: 07:50 AM AST
Sunset: 04:30 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

Buy large refills of items you consume on a regular basis - like breakfast cereal or soap. This will actually save you money and reduce the amount of packaging you have to discard.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

Canada has over 4,000 Christmas tree farms with a production area of over 50,000 hectares. The industry generates over $50 million in sales every year.

Visit the
Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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