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 News Releases

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Petroleum Pricing

Strategic investments position Confederation Centre as a state-of-the-art performance venue

Asphalt plant to open

Minimum wage to increase

Islanders asked to keep away from flooded areas



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 Bird of the Day

Barn Owl

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15:57
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 Business of the Day

Baba's Lounge
in Charlottetown.



 Things To Do

Events for December 17th, 2014

Nuts at The Brothers 2

Wintertide - Holiday Festival

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

The community of Springton boasts the highest point of land on PEI - 152m (499 ft.).


 Today in Island History

On December 17 in Island history...

1864 Somewhere on the highway connecting the Georgetown Road and the Cardigan Road, Terence MacInnis, a farmer from Lot 66, is murdered. Although a £100 reward is offered for information leading to the conviction of the murderer, no one is ever arrested for the crime.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation


 Aerial Photo of the Day

Peat harvesting in Foxley River

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See our Aerial Photos section for more.

Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo



 Island Place of the Day

Palmer Road
An unincorporated area, SW. of Tignish..

See Our Communities section for more.


 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 12/17/2014


Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope


 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: December 17, 2014

Sunrise: 07:48 AM AST
Sunset: 04:29 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

By using public transit and by sharing rides where possible, individuals can dramatically reduce their personal carbon footprints.

From Environment & Energy.


 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

The Plymouth Rocks are a good general farm chicken. They are docile, take good care of their young and have several breed varieties.

Visit the
Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre


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