UPDATE: P.E.I. signs $15 million housing agreement with Ottawa

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - A long-time advocate for affordable housing was pleasantly surprised by details announced Wednesday surrounding a 10-year, multi-million-dollar housing agreement between P.E.I. and Ottawa. The bilateral agreement, reached under the National Housing Strategy, will invest a minimum of $15 million to support housing repair, construction and affordability in Pri [...]

21 January 2019

P.E.I. judo athletes win medals at Elite national championships

Hetherington, Madumba, Thomas have strong performances SUMMERSIDE – P.E.I.’s three athletes at Judo Canada’s Elite national championships all returned home with medals. George Madumba of the Summerside Toshidokan Judo Club won silver for the second year in a row. Madumba posted a 3-1 (won-lost) record while competing in the under-18 -90-kilogram class. RJ Hetherington [...]

21 January 2019

P.E.I. government urged to index tax brackets

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation says bracket creep, which pushes individuals into higher tax brackets simply due to inflation, continues to cost taxpayers across all income groups in P.E.I. The CTF’s annual New Year’s Tax Changes report highlights bracket creep in Prince Edward Island and the increase to Canadian Pension Plan rates. “Through bracket creep, the P.E.I. government [...]

21 January 2019

Charlottetown Book Self-Publishing: Mistakes Indie Authors Make

AgoraPublishing.com Helps PEI Writers to Become Successful We live in an age where everything, even the most arduous of tasks, is romanticized; self-publishing is but one of those jobs. The idea that writing a book is all you need to sell it in volumes is as misleading as it is illusory. Below are some mistakes indie authors make as presented by Agora Publishing PEI editors. And it sh [...]

08 January 2019

Alien sighting: Strange craft seen flying over New York is ‘proof' of UFOs

On December 6, onlookers were stunned to see a disc-like object travel at supersonic speeds above the state of New York. The sighting occurred over Utica, New York, and the craft appeared to be about 30 metres in length. The possibility of a passenger plane was ruled out as freeze frames appeared to show it has no wings and is pitch black Some UFO hunters are claiming it is “proof [...]

05 January 2019

The Pros and Cons of Self-Publishing Versus Traditional Publishing

When self-publishing using print-on-demand programs became available sometime back, traditional publishers were not really scared. The fact that authors could now put their books in the market, after few clicks, meant that many low quality books would be released to compete against the carefully planned and prepared books from traditional publishers. For some years, the gam [...]

02 January 2019

Book Publicists: What Writers Should Know

The dream of any author going into publication—whether traditionally or self-publication—is for their story to become a bestseller and feature in exclusive interviews on prime-time shows. Hiring a publicist is usually the first idea for many and the only idea for others. There are many ways through which book publicist help authors to achieve good sales. A longtime book publicist, Maryglenn Mc [...]

01 January 2019

4 Reasons to Self-Publish with Agora Publishing Prince Edward Island, Canada

Most writers—if not all—find fulfillment in getting their books published. The rejection letters accompanying returned manuscripts is making it difficult for writers to find fulfillment in their craft. This explains the rise in the number of self-published titles. Self-publishing has a less stiff process than traditional publishing but sadly, that is also the bane to many writers in Prin [...]

30 December 2018

Basketball League sorry for Island Storm scheduling mixup

The National Basketball League of Canada is apologizing for cancelling the Island Storm's annual Boxing Day game at the Eastlink Centre. Every year the team has a 2 p.m. game the day after Christmas. But this year fans were left disappointed and confused when that game didn't happen. Audley Stephenson, deputy commissioner of the NBL, said because of a scheduling error, the Storm's [...]

28 December 2018

2 Islanders named to Order of Canada

The year-end honours list from Governor General Julie Payette includes two Prince Edward Islanders. Payette announced 103 appointments to the Order of Canada Thursday morning. They include Island veterinarian Ian Dohoo and former lieutenant-governor Frank Lewis. Lewis, a retired broadcaster with CFCY in Charlottetown, was lieutenant governor from 2011 to 2017. He was recognized for h [...]

28 December 2018

Why some Islanders aren't making New Year's resolutions anymore

Now that presents have been unwrapped under Christmas trees across the Island people are perhaps turning their attention to the year ahead and means of self-improvement. Alcohol will be forsworn by some, treadmills embraced by others and some people will find new hobbies as they set their New Year's resolutions for 2019 — or will they? No more resolutions?  CBC P.E.I. spok [...]

28 December 2018

Charlottetown man and woman face drug charges

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - A man and woman, both from Charlottetown, have been arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking. As part of an ongoing investigation, members of the Charlottetown Police Services Street Crime Unit and the uniformed patrol division executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) search warrant at a Charlottet [...]

28 December 2018

Mandela Effect: A Fight between False Memory and Alternative Reality

There are certain historical occurrences that are etched at the back of our minds. However, it seems that there are "people" who have been invading our reality with motives which violate our human sovereignty on Earth. These entities which are appearing as “people” are now trying to convince us in the general masses that these historical occurrences didn’t occur as we have always known. [...]

14 December 2018

Landowner seeks compensation for Cornwall bypass expropriation

A Cornwall couple wants a judge to decide how much the province should pay for farm land expropriated from them to make way for the Cornwall bypass. Brian and Dora MacKinley filed the request Monday in Charlottetown Supreme Court. They're seeking more than double the $134,100 paid to them by the province for eight hectares (21 acres) of land on Cornwall Road. The [...]

12 December 2018

Farm fined $15K in connection with P.E.I. fish kill

A P.E.I. farming operation has been fined $15,000 for its role in a fish kill four years ago. Brookfield Gardens was found guilty of violating the Fisheries Act following an investigation of a fish kill in North River in August 2014. More than 1,000 fish were found dead in the river. Provincial Court Judge John Douglas found in September that the company failed to exercise due diligen [...]

12 December 2018

P.E.I. 'pleased' with province's share of equalization

Amid controversy over equalization payments to some provinces this week at finance ministers meetings, P.E.I.'s finance minister says he is "relatively pleased" with the Island's share.  The country's finance ministers met Sunday night and Monday in Ottawa to discuss competitiveness, trade and equalization payments, where some provinces expressed opposition to the equalization [...]

12 December 2018

Chinese Technology Was Behind California Wildfires, Journalist Claims

In the last months, devastating wildfires have taken place in California, burning down entire towns and putting in risk millions of lives. American authorities have been trying to figure out the origin of this catastrophe, but they still have not found a concrete answer. However, a few days ago, journalist and writer Dave Hodges published a very interesting article on online news site The Comm [...]

10 December 2018

Earth Terraformers Seek to Exterminate Humanity Suggests U.S. Editor

Humanity is about to be exterminated. That is what declared just a few days ago, on 04 December, journalist and writer Mike Adams, who claims that it would be achieved “by terraforming the atmosphere with smog pollution, killing Earth’s food crops and unleashing ecological collapse”. In a very interesting article published on online news site Natural News, Mr Adams affirms that elites and [...]

06 December 2018

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CharlottetownMayor-elect Philip Brown says he's fine with Charlottetown council limiting his powers

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05 December 2018

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