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Expanded coverage of optometry services improves access to eye care

Labour market consultation held in PEI to gather perspectives from stakeholders

Eastern Auto Supply benefits greatly from provincial partnership

Ignition Fund deadline approaching

Paramedics helping palliative care patients to remain in their home



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 Bird of the Day

Little Shearwater

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 Business of the Day

Blanchard Goaltending
in Charlottetown.



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 What's New

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 Factoid of the Day

The Confederation Bridge is the longest bridge in the Western hemisphere.


 Today in Island History

On July 29 in Island history...

1912 Tom Longboat the celebrated distance runner dazzles a large crowd at the Abegweit Grounds in Charlottetown. He laps local champ Fred Cameron of Amherst twice in winning a 10-mile match race. His time of 53:10 knocks 2:54 off Cameron's track record.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation


 Aerial Photo of the Day

Harbour in French River

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo



 Island Place of the Day

Robertson
An unincorporated area, NE. of Montague.

See Our Communities section for more.


 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 07/29/2016


Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope


 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: July 29, 2016

Sunrise: 05:50 AM ADT
Sunset: 08:47 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

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 have plenty of potassium. One half of a large baked potato with skin contains more potassium than a 6 ounce glass of orange juice.

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre


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