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Engage PEI encourages Islanders to get involved with government

First Youth Futures Council members selected

Island participates in National Organic Week 2016

Boaters urged to be cautious around Cascumpec Bridge construction

Liquor license suspended for Big Mug Bar

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 Bird of the Day

Pomarine Jaeger

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 Business of the Day

Avis Rent-A-Car - Airport
in Charlottetown.

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 Factoid of the Day

The redness of PEI's soil is due to iron oxide which "rusts" on exposure to air.

 Today in Island History

On September 25 in Island history...

1912 "Bird Boy" Cecil Peoli, 18, of New York makes the first flight on Prince Edward Island, a 10-15 minute jaunt above Charlottetown's exhibition grounds. The flight, in a biplane designed by Capt. James Baldwin, is part of a tour of eastern Canada.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Holiday Haven Campground in Cornwall

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

An unincorporated area, N. of St. Felix.

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 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 09/25/2016

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: September 25, 2016

Sunrise: 07:03 AM ADT
Sunset: 07:04 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

Islanders are Canada's most active recyclers of beverage containers, with 81 per cent of non-dairy drink cans, bottles and cartons returned at depots or through the blue-bag curbside pick-up.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

Goats are raised to produce milk and cheese, as well as meat and fibre that is used to make mohair and cashmere.

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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