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Aggregation of selected recently-updated blogs, news feeds and tweets:

Wednesday June 28, 2017

15:11 My “Cairns on Cinema” column about Cars 3 is up! »John Cairns Blog
  Read it here.
15:09 Legislation with no ‘teeth’ »Island Musings
The Government of Canada is suspending the implementation of certain provisions in Canada’s anti-spam legislation (CASL) in response to broad-based concerns raised by businesses, charities and the not-for-profit sector. Oh!  Fear not – a  parliamentary committee will review.
14:55 City Hall to Light Up in Red to Celebrate Canada 150 »City of Charlottetown
2017-06-28 The City of Charlottetown is partnering with the Canada 150 Federal Secretariat to Light Canada in Red
12:59 PEI Status of Women Council Holds Meeting in Wood Islands »Women's Equality PEI
The PEI Status of Women Council held its June meeting in eastern PEI at the Wood Islands Welcome Centre (formerly known as the Plough the Waves Centre). Council members and staff met for the day in a lovely accessible space on the second floor.    
12:23 Assist to Identify - Arson *Video* »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services are requesting the public's help in identifying the man depicted in the attached video. Anyone with information regarding the identity of this individuals may contact police at 9026294172.
11:16 Female Arrested For Assault With a Weapon - Kent Street »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services received a complaint late Tuesday night at 11:30pm, regarding an assault occurring at a nightclub on Kent St. Police were informed by complainant that she was struck over the head with a glass. Police subsequently arrested a 22 year old resident of Charlottetown with assault with a weapon. Accused female was jailed at the Provincial Correctional Centre, and will be appearing in Provincial Court at a later date; victim sustained minor injuries.
10:54 Impaired Driver - Man Arrested - Mt. Edward Road »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services were conducting routine patrols early Monday night on Mt. Edward Rd, and observed a vehicle operating in an erratic manner. Police stopped vehicle, and determined operator of vehicle was impaired. Accused, a 26 year old resident of Cornwall, was charged with impaired driving and jailed at the Provincial Correctional Centre; he will be appearing in Provincial Court at a later date.
10:46 Man Arrested For Threats »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services received a complaint Monday afternoon regarding threats. Police were informed by complainant that she had received death threats from an individual. As a result of an investigation police arrested a 39 year old resident of Cardigan PE; accused male will be appearing in Provincial Court at a later date.
10:41 Impaired Driver - Man Arrested After Diving Into Peakes Quay Wharf »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services were conducting routine patrols early Monday morning at 4:13am on Hillsborough Street, and observed a vehicle operating without benefit of headlights. Police attempted to stop vehicle, however operator of vehicle jumped from vehicle and proceeded to drive in the water at the end of Great George St., and swim unto a boat. Police proceeded to apprehend driver of vehicle on boat and determined he was impaired. Accused was charged with impaired driving after it was determined he had twice the legal amount of alcohol in his blood. Accused will be appearing in Provincial Court at a later date.
09:29 Reminder: Deadline to Enter Local Gardening Program Looming »City of Charlottetown
2017-06-28 Charlottetown residents are reminded that the deadline for submissions for the City of Charlottetown's
08:53 Daily Specials for Wednesday, June 28, 2017 »Casa Mia Daily Specials

The Daily Specials at Casa Mia Restaurant for Wednesday, June 28, 2017 are:

  • Salmon Ortolano Sandwich $13.95 Smoked salmon, fresh dill, goat cheese, roasted red peppers and grilled zucchini
  • French Onion Soup - $5.99

Casa Mia Restaurant
131 Queen Street
Charlottetown, PE
Telephone: (902) 367-4440
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07:19 From 1875 »Island Musings
Make your own share in conversation as modest and brief as is consistent with the subject under consideration, and avoid long speeches and tedious stories. If, however, another, particularly an old man, tells a long story, or one that is not new to you, listen respectfully until he has finished, before you speak again.
06:26 Cloud and chance of showers today across PEI.. »peistormchaser
Wednesday June 28th 6:25am.. A low pressure system passing by east of NS today is giving significant amounts of rain to eastern Cape Breton this morning. The cloud and showers over PEI is related to this system. Another system approaching … Continue reading

Tuesday June 27, 2017

22:01 West Cape School »P.E.I. Heritage Buildings
22:01 Duckpond Doings »justpictureit
photo - Duckpond Doings

Not great photos but shows the happenings on the pond mid-month. The photo of a duck and her ducklings was taken on the 11th of June and the shot with the drakes was taken on the 13th. In that shot, Mama is in the background dabbling and two of the ducklings can be seen outside their grassy nursery pen.

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