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17 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

Looking for answers

Nearly four months after the New Build Canada Fund was activated, there have been no projects submitted by any Prince Edward Island municipalities.

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23 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

Scribbler skeletons, history lessons and four days of shows at Island Fringe Festival

A clown in denial, a storyteller suffering from verbal diarrhea, and a history lesson unlike anything found in a school textbook - these are just a few acts audiences can catch at the third annual Island Fringe Festival.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, Life, Lughnasadh, Holidays,

Yesterday | The Guardian

Flag raisings will kick off Pride week on the Island

Organizers of the annual Pride festival on Prince Edward Island will be out in full colour today holding flag-raising ceremonies across the province in support of the local GLBTQ and Pride week 2014.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Guardian

Restricted, prohibited guns could be carried on P.E.I., warns official

Ottawa's proposed changes to firearms legislation could possibly mean owners of restricted or prohibited guns would be permitted to carry them around at will, says Prince Edward Island's chief firearms officer.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Guardian

P.E.I's Confederation context

Dressed in period costume, Charlotte Thompson shows a typical rug-hooking project that women in 1864 would have worked on.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Journal-Pioneer

Power struggle

The City of Summerside is heading to the P.E.I. Supreme Court Appeals Division in September to try and win a better deal for the ratepayers of the Summerside Electric Utility.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Opinion

Journal-Pioneer

Rare Summerside Bank note selling for $54,000

The Coin Cabinet, of Moncton, is selling a $5 bank note, issued by The Summerside Bank of Prince Edward Island in 1872.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Guardian

Herbal Magic stores closing in P.E.I.

Dawn Courtney, centre director in Moncton for Herbal Magic, says the company has been sold, resulting in 11 centres closing across Canada.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Guardian

DiverseCity Summerside Festival educates and entertains

"Buddhism is another way of life. We're here trying to bring harmony to the community," says Liu, a Buddhist monk with the Great Enlightenment Buddhist Institute Society.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

HarnessLink.com

Atlantic Sire Stakes put on show at Summerside

Wendell Willliams bred the colt who picked up his second win of the campaign. ) to win his "A" division in 1:58.1 for owners Peter and Don Smith, Larry Chappell and Gerald Morrissey.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

HarnessLink.com

Summerside record is crushed by Lovineveryminute

Summerside PE- Track records are made to be broken and that's exactly what happened Thursday night at Red Shores' Summerside.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Journal-Pioneer

Summerside teen heading to Miss Teenage Canada Pageant

Ashley Cameron of Summerside, the current Miss Teenage Prince Edward Island, is travelling to Toronto, Ont., on Saturday to take part in a week of activities leading up to the Miss Teenage Canada Pageant on July 26. They are among the staples Ashley Cameron is packing as she prepares to leave later this week to compete in the Miss Teenage Canada ... (more)

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HarnessLink.com

Starting gate malfunction causes "no contest"

Summerside, PE - The feature race at Red Shores Summerside was declared a no contest after the starting gate wing fell off at the beginning of the race.

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CBC News

Hospital garden provides 'hope for life' for patients

A garden at the Prince County Hospital in Summerside, P.E.I. has grown over the last decade to provide a special kind of respite for patients and their families.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Canada

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Guardian

Mackenzie Clow

Apparently the animals are a common site on the course often stealing balls during a golfers round.

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HarnessLink.com

Governor's Plate Week in full force at Summerside

Governor's Plate week is in full force at Red Shores Summerside and Wednesday night it will play host to three Atlantic Sire Stake A divisions for two-year-old filly pacers.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Journal-Pioneer

History exhibit illustrating P.E.I. in 1860s opening at Eptek Tuesday

Eptek Centre's summer exhibition "1864: The Year We Celebrate" contains some working textiles from the Prince Edward Island Museum's collection.

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The Guardian

P.E.I. government appoints new comptroller

Gordon MacFadyen, a certified professional accountant with an extensive background in federal, provincial, and municipal finance is Prince Edward Island's new comptroller.

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The Guardian

The never-ending story comes to P.E.I.

For their national Tale of a Town Canada project, Toronto couple Charles Ketchabaw and Lisa Marie DiLiberto are travelling province to province collecting stories of main streets and downtowns for a series of plays celebrating main streets across the country.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

LEGER: Too many groups, Canadians spout lazy Maritimer myth

When Kevin Lacey, the Atlantic Canada director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, says that overuse of employment insurance underlies complaints about the use of foreign temporary workers, writes Dan Leger, he is oversimplifying a complex situation.

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