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New provincial wellness strategy will help Islanders take steps toward better health

Storms cause disruptions to Waste Watch collections

Farmland Financing Program now underway

PEI Liquor Control Commission launches 4th Annual Paper Hearts promotion in support of the Heart and Stroke Foundation

Farmland Financing Program now underway

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 Bird of the Day

Eastern Towhee

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 Business of the Day

Sandy Spruce
in North Carleton.

 Things To Do

Events for January 31st, 2015

Summerside Legion Kitchen Party

Book Signing with Local Author Jaime Lee Mann

Hey Rosetta

Winter Dine: A Toast to Winter

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

 What's New

Recent updates to our website.

 Factoid of the Day

Islanders often refer to places other than PEI as "away."

 Today in Island History

On January 31 in Island history...

1873 It may just be a pipe-dream, but Robert Longworth Fox, a Charlottetown marble cutter, patents "Fox's Improved Hot Air Apparatus" -- "a new and useful improvement on the method of heating apartments now used in Canada."

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Summerside Airport in Summerside

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Rocky Point 3, R‚serve indienne
An indian reserve, S. of Charlottetown, E. of Rocky Point.

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 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 01/31/2015

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: January 31, 2015

Sunrise: 07:34 AM AST
Sunset: 05:17 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

The human body is composed largely of water. Like Earth, itself, we are made up of about 70% water.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

Potatoes are a great source of vitamin C

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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