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What you need to know about COVID-19: August 13, 2020
MARGARET PROUSE: A cucumber bounty
Ceilidh turns back pages of time as 10th anniversary celebrations continue
Come From Away-Toronto fiddler to play Trailside Thursday
Well-known P.E.I. musician receives special birthday wishes
Black is the Colour with Hailee MacDonald and Mary Ellen Hurley onstage for BIS ceilidh
The River Clyde Pageant presents Late Night Radio, a drive-in theatre experience in New Glasgow, P.E.I.
Cynthia MacLeod performs a Facebook LIVE Concert during the Mont-Carmel Summer Concert Series!
The sixth of nine Facebook Live shows taking place during the Mont-Carmel Summer Concert Series, presented by the Coopérative de développement culturel et patrimonial de Mont-Carmel (CDCPMC), is set for Sunday, Aug. 9, 7 p.m., and will ...
P.E.I. group Tip Er Back to play the Katherine Hughes Memorial Hall at the BIS
The Ceilidh this evening in the Katherine Hughes Memorial Hall in the Irish Cultural Centre at 582 North River Rd., will feature Tip Er Back, a P.E.I. group made up of Allan Betts, Wade Murray and Clive Currie. There will be a ...
P.E.I. student and Island A Cappella member wins international scholarship
Island A Cappella, P.E.I.’s only women’s barbershop chorus, is celebrating the announcement that one of its members has been chosen as the winner of an international scholarship. Jennifer Carson, who has been a member of the chorus ...
MARGARET PROUSE: Green beans and cucumbers flourishing in the garden
Our gardens are fickle. Depending on what seed we use, when we plant, which insects and diseases show up and what the weather is like, we always have some successes and some failures. This year’s failures have been the spindly, woody ...
P.E.I. actor, comedian Dennis Trainor kicks off Brackley Drive-In Theatre Comedy Festival, Aug. 7-8
P.E.I. comedian Dennis Trainor is warning people to buckle up for the Brackley Drive-In Theatre Comedy Festival. “You better get your seatbelt on; I swear. This is take-no-prisoner’s time," Trainor said Thursday in an ...
Old-timey Tinder: Guardian reporter goes on a date in 1890s Orwell
While I've been on at least a few fun and memorable dates, travelling back in time to 100 years before I was born is certainly among the more noteworthy ones. I recently found myself walking amid the lavish greenery and mid-1890s architecture ...
P.E.I.'s Ben's Lake Campground announces winner of its treasure hunt sailboat
Years ago, Ben was fishing in his lake when a monster-sized fish bit his hook. He struggled for two hours before reeling the beast ashore. In its mouth was a golden fishhook and when he reached to grab it, the fish flipped its tail, spat out a ...
Spend quarantine decluttering? Here's how to dispose of your stuff
Kelly Marryatt-Lacey of St. John’s, N.L. spent time during the COVID-19 lockdown cleaning and decluttering her house. It’s all she did for six weeks, she says. “I was in this frenzy of having to clean, just like nesting when ...
New exhibition looking at contemporary craft in P.E.I. opens Aug. 8
A new exhibition opening Aug. 8 at the Confederation Centre Art Gallery (CCAG) features Island artisans responding to the theme of creative obsessions with innovative works drawing on craft traditions to mark Craft Year 2020. Creative ...
Dylan Menzie at the Trailside for two shows Aug. 6-7
Dylan Menzie will be playing two special shows in support of his new album, Lost in Dreams, tonight and tomorrow night, at the Trailside Music Hall in Charlottetown at the Holman Grand Hotel. Menzie has taken his knack for writing emotional ...