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Liquor License Suspended For The Haviland Club

Minister welcomes increase in halibut quota

Premier announces senior management team

Statement by Premier MacLauchlan

Hal Perry named Minister of Education, Early Learning and Culture

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 Bird of the Day

Black-throated Gray Warbler

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 Business of the Day

Beach House at Thunder Cove
in Lower Darnley.

 Things To Do

Events for May 26th, 2015

MacKinnon Homestead Ceilidh

Georgetown Ceilidh

MusicMan Children Show

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Recent updates to our website.

 Factoid of the Day

At one time lobster was considered a food of the lower classes.

 Today in Island History

On May 26 in Island history...

1883 "The gold fever is striking hard here," a West Prince observer writes the Examiner. Traces of gold and silver have been found at Cape Wolfe. Now everybody thinks they've found more: at Souris, in Tignish, on Rustico Island. But PEI is no gold mine.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

West Point in West Point

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Mutchs Point
A cape, N. shore of Orwell Bay.

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 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 05/26/2015

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: May 26, 2015

Sunrise: 05:26 AM ADT
Sunset: 08:52 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

Household usage is about 5% to 10% of total fresh water used worldwide. Most of that is used in North America.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

A glass of chocolate milk contains as much sugar as a glass of orange juice.

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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