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

Tuesday October 17, 2017

22:01 Watery Wednesday »justpictureit
photo - Watery Wednesday

A dune was building up on the beach and on it's lee side sat this group of gulls, facing the wind, yet sheltered, on this stormy beach day.

17:12 MISSING TEEN »Charlottetown Police News Releases
Dallas Hebert, 15 years of age, was last seen in the area of Stone Park at approximately 2:00 pm, Monday afternoon on October 16th, 2017. Hebert has been missing since October 10th, 2017. Hebert is described as a 5-foot-11 white male, about 130 pounds, with shoulder length dirty blonde hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a pink shirt, black pants, black ball cap and white sneakers. If you have any information on the whereabouts of Dallas Hebert, contact Police at 902-629-4172
11:20 REMINDER: ‘Paint the Town Red’ to Welcome Rogers Hometown Hockey »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-17 In honour of Charlottetown hosting Rogers Hometown Hockey, the City is calling on residents
11:00 Suck and blow at same time »Island Musings
Well, I guess you can. Did not take long to get that out there.
09:49 Did you scrub your lips with week? ” “NEW” Lip Scrub »Goats' Notes
 Lip Scrub Any time of the year, your lips may need a little TLC. Whether they are chapped from the cold, or dried and cracked from the hot sun, this sugary lip scrub will do the trick and make you … Continue reading
06:34 Cloudy and cool today across PEI.. »peistormchaser
Tuesday, October 17th 6:30am.. A ridge of high pressure oriented NE-SW is currently located through New England. This feature will move eastward today cresting over the island later this evening. Brisk NW winds out ahead of the ridge will continue … Continue reading

Monday October 16, 2017

22:01 York »Pedaling PEI
22:01 Insect Jewelry »justpictureit
photo - Insect Jewelry

Polydrusus servicus, a type of weevil.

19:55 Hurricane news: Ophelia takes a trip to Ireland today »John Cairns Blog
So, folks, it is always a little unusual when a hurricane, or a post-Tropical storm like this one was, hits a place like Ireland (!). But that is what Ophelia did today. It even killed a few people. Aren’t you fed up yet with hurricanes? Advertisements
14:06 Citizens Encouraged to Sign-up for Emergency Alerts »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-16 The City of Charlottetown and its Emergency Measures team is urging the public to sign up for alerts
11:12 Daily Specials for Monday, October 16, 2017 »Casa Mia Daily Specials

The Daily Specials at Casa Mia Restaurant for Monday, October 16, 2017 are:

  • Fettucine with ham, sweet peas, mushrooms and cream sauce. $13.95
  • Tomato Parmesan soup 5.99
  • Chicken Parmigiana with soup or salad $13.95

Casa Mia Restaurant
131 Queen Street
Charlottetown, PE
Telephone: (902) 367-4440
Email:

11:02 Country Roads and Pretty Teacups »Rose Chintz Cottage
09:07 Citrus Toning Mist »Goats' Notes
Citrus Twist Toning Mist This alcohol-free toning mist is specially formulated with aloe vera, rose floral water and the twist of grapefruit, bergamot and lime essential oils. The mild astringent properties of the combined citrus fruit helps to minimize the appearance of … Continue reading
06:48 Turning much cooler this afternoon across PEI.. »peistormchaser
Monday, October 16th 6:45am.. A low pressure system located in the northern Gulf of St Lawrence this morning continues to move eastward. A cold front extending back to the WSW from this low will sweep across the island near noon … Continue reading

Sunday October 15, 2017

22:01 Beeutifil Bugs »justpictureit
photo - Beeutifil Bugs

20:01 The Winner IS….. »Goats' Notes
Moe Rodgerson from Charlottetown, PEI is the winner of 20 Free Goat Milk Soap Bars plus Free Shipping Eligibility: Ballots received up to August 31, 2017 The next draw the winner will  be announced December 1st (Maybe it will be … Continue reading
17:18 Hi, folks. I’m at home flipping channels between NASCAR and the NFL »John Cairns Blog
Sorry for the lack of posts here about Harvey Weinstein’s implosion, or about Pres. Donald Trump and the Iran nuclear deal. I’ve been too busy the last several days on assignment. Now that my stories are filed I am watching sports on TV, including NASCAR from Talladega, as well as the NFL. The big story […]
11:36 Milo »Island Musings
Yesterday I visited this guy. He is 100 lbs of lean muscular canine. The wise person does not make eye contact and sits quietly while he checks you out. If you pass you might get this look. I passed. He is a very nice boy but I am glad he ended up in a home&ellipsis;Read the full post »
09:01 Highlighting Dead Sea Mud »Goats' Notes
 Orange and Ylang Ylang Facial & Body Mineral Mud The main ingredient in Facial and Body Mineral Mud is  Dead Sea Mud, it is unique due to its high concentrations of salts and minerals. It is particularly rich in magnesium, … Continue reading
08:53 Becoming windy and wet across PEI today.. »peistormchaser
Sunday, October 15th 8:45am.. A frontal band oriented East-west is located across southern NS this morning. This front will begin to move northward as a low pressure system over the Great Lakes moves NE. The front will move north of … Continue reading

Saturday October 14, 2017

21:01 Sunday Skies »justpictureit
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A great line up.

13:45 Robbery Suspect *Video* »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services received a complaint Thursday night at 23:24 pm, regarding a robbery at Needs Convenience located at 259 St. Peters Road. Unknown male entered store brandishing a knife and left prior to police arrival with a quantity of cash. Anyone with information regarding the identity of the individual depicted in video may contact police at 902-629-4172.
13:39 Man Arrested For Assault - Kent Street »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services were conducting routine patrols Friday night at 11:25 pm, and were informed by two people that they had just witnessed a male assaulting a female. Police proceeded to location of assault and arrested a 31 year old resident of Middleton PE. Accused male was jailed, and will be appearing in Provincial Court at a later date. Victim sustained no serious injuries as a result of assault.
13:30 Man Arrested For Prohibited Driving »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services were conducting routine patrols early Friday morning at 12:30 am, on St. Peters Rd., and conducted a check of a vehicle. Police ascertained that the operator of the vehicle was a prohibited driver. Police subsequently arrested a 33 year old Stratford PE man with prohibited driving under the Criminal Code. Accused male will be appearing in Provincial Court at a later date.
13:23 Man Arrested For Assault-Forcible Confinement-Break Enter-Threats »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services received a complaint early Thursday morning at 2:06 am, regarding an assault that had occurred at a residence on Euston Street. After an investigation police arrested a 32 year old Charlottetown area resident with assault, forcible confinement, break enter, and making threats. Accused was jailed, and will be appearing in Provincial Court at a later date. Victim, a 41 year old female, sustained no serious injuries.
12:13 Elder please »Island Musings
Over the past few months I had opportunity to go shopping for technology items. I am quite comfortable with the technology and verbiage that goes along with this sort of purchase. However, looking around at my fellow shoppers I was unsurprised to see that most were not in the bloom of youth. I was purchasing&ellipsis;Read the full post »
11:59 WTF »Island Musings
Apparently, when using a cane one is supposed to use it on the opposite side of the body that is injured. That seems illogical to me. When I asked the nice lady at the pharmacy if they had a cane with a concealed sword or a firearm I got the look. No sense ofhumour at&ellipsis;Read the full post »
09:13 Clouds and chance of showers today across PEI. Wet and windy later tomorrow. »peistormchaser
Saturday, October 14th, 9:00am.. The area of high pressure that gave the sunshine to the region over the last few days has shifted eastward is now centered south of Newfoundland.  Clouds have invaded the island ahead of a frontal boundary … Continue reading

Friday October 13, 2017

22:01 Cycling »Pedaling PEI
22:01 Flowers in Her Hair »justpictureit
photo - Flowers in Her Hair

Purrly Gurrly

16:07 And here we go »Island Musings
The Boy Scouts of America announced on Wednesday that girls will soon be allowed to become Cub Scouts and to earn the coveted rank of Eagle Scout, the organization’s highest honor.
12:10 Traffic Advisory for PEI Marathon this Weekend »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-13 The Prince Edward Island Marathon Weekend takes place Friday, October 13 to Sunday October 15, 2017
08:57 Sunshine expected today across PEI. Wet windy warm weekend. »peistormchaser
Thursday, October 13th 9:00am.. A area of high pressure centered in NB this morning will continue to give sunshine and light winds to the island today. This feature will drift SE today cresting over the island mid afternoon. Winds will … Continue reading
08:55 Good people »Island Musings
A retired policeman from Toronto, an elderly couple from Tignish, a fisherman from O’Leary, a semi retired insurance rascal and a lady from charlottetown. All huddled in a wee waiting room in the presurg clinic. All of us there for the same reason. We would see a RN, have blood drawn, have EKG, Have X-ray,&ellipsis;Read the full post »
08:47 Reminder: Charlottetown Volunteer Firefighters Recruitment Campaign Closes Next Week »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-13 The City of Charlottetown's Fire Department wishes to remind the public that the volunteer firefighter
08:29 We had questions »Island Musings
This week 6 of us spent 4 hours at QEH having our pre-surgical diagnostics carried out. Of course each of us had questions and individually the good people of QEH did their best to answer questions. It occurred to me that it would have been reassuring to talk to someone who had the same surgery.&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Thursday October 12, 2017

21:01 Heat Haze »justpictureit
photo - Heat Haze

16:59 »Women's Equality PEI
Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, October 12, 2017 New listings this week: 1) Tonight – Come to the Cabaret! 2) Save the Date – Celebrate Women’s History Month 3) PEIBWA Activities 4) Family Place Fall 2017 5) 2017 Thane A. Campbell Lectureship in Law 6) Invitation to the Bicentenary Celebration […]
16:32 Charlottetown Hosts Japanese Students as Part of Twinning Exchange »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-12 The City of Charlottetown recently welcomed students from Ashibetsu, Japan to Charlottetown for an exchange
16:30 Charlottetown Hosts Japanese Students as Part of Twinning Exchange »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-12 The City of Charlottetown recently welcomed students from Ashibetsu, Japan to Charlottetown
14:28 Reminder of Family Event to Celebrate “Wild Things” Taking Place on Saturday »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-12 The City of Charlottetown is reminding the public that "Where the Wild Things Are in the City"
11:01 Reminder of Upcoming Newcomers Orientation Sessions »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-12 The City of Charlottetown wishes to remind the public that the first Newcomer Orientation Session
06:42 Ogg was right »Island Musings
He often chuckled in contempt at our local paper and referred to The Times as a real paper. Today I read in The Times Beer was ranked alongside bread as the most important staple in 16th century Ireland, and some workers were granted a daily allowance of 14 pints. Susan Flavin, a lecturer in early&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Wednesday October 11, 2017

23:10 The last word on the USA crashing out of World Cup qualifying »John Cairns Blog
Unfortunately for me, I was on assignment last night and therefore missed all the excitement and freaking-out that went on when the USA dropped their World Cup qualifying game to Trinidad and Tobago 2-1, which combined with other results eliminates them from next year’s Russia 2018.  Make no mistake about it, sitting at home for […]
23:01 Breadalbane »Pedaling PEI
21:13 Halloween is almost here. Also…I have a problem… »nathan rochford:blog






Halloween is almost here. Also…I have a problem…

21:01 Green Giant »justpictureit
photo - Green Giant

Brown Adolescent ↓

15:54 #TheFeed: Scary Searches, Marketing to Kids, AI & Cheez »AmberMac
TF115: We talk to Google’s Alexandra Hunnings about the scariest searches in advance of both Friday the 13th and Halloween. Plus, we we debate how technology companies market to kids. Our favorite video star @Brittlestar joins us to talk about what could be the next Vine (say Cheez). In Socially Speaking, we dive into how […]
15:33 Artificial Turf Field Assessment Report Received by Council »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-11 Charlottetown City Council voted to receive the Charlottetown Artificial Turf Field Assesment Report
12:16 REMINDER: Veterans Recognition Award Nominations Being Accepted »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-11 The City of Charlottetown is accepting nominations for the Veterans Recognition Awards
10:04 City Hosting Free Halloween Events »City of Charlottetown
2017-10-11 The City of Charlottetown is hosting some exciting events for local ghosts, goblins
09:19 Break and Enter - Charlottetown Marina Docks - Three Youths Arrested »Charlottetown Police Police Reports
Charlottetown Police Services received a complaint yesterday evening at 8:05 pm, regarding an active break and enter into a building located near the Charlottetown Marina Docks on Great George St. Police arrived and soon arrested three youths for break/enter and theft. All three youths will be appearing in Provincial Youth Court on a later date.
07:48 Daily Specials for Wednesday, October 11, 2017 »Casa Mia Daily Specials

The Daily Specials at Casa Mia Restaurant for Wednesday, October 11, 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
Email:

07:09 Sweater weather expected across PEI next few days.. »peistormchaser
Wednesday, October 11th, 7:00am.. The remnants of tropical system “Nate” tracked across southern NB then central NS yesterday morning. This system gave between 20-35mms rain across the province with those higher amounts in the SE corner. High pressure centered on … Continue reading
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