LIGHTHOUSES – Blockhouse Point Lighthouse, PEI

This beautiful PEI lighthouse is located at the entrance to Charlottetown Harbour. The first light was built in approximately 1846. You can learn more at https://lighthousefriends.com/light.asp?ID=969 Click here to see more versions Continue reading LIGHTHOUSES – Blockhouse Point Lighthouse, PEI

RURAL DEVELOPMENT: Ideas that died – The Georgetown Conference, PEI – 2016

Actually, I attended because I had all but given up on rural development here in New Brunswick. Since Ireturned home in 1964 to start my own business, I have been involved in many community initiatives along the Fundy coast. But … Continue reading RURAL DEVELOPMENT: Ideas that died – The Georgetown Conference, PEI – 2016

LOOKING BACK & FORWARD -DFO shuts down shellfish harvesting areas across Maritimes

MEANWHILE IN 2022 –  Many of these areas are currently closed and closures are to protect us all from eating contaminated shellfish which can lead to serious illness or even death. Presumably our heavy rains have contributed to this problem. … Continue reading LOOKING BACK & FORWARD -DFO shuts down shellfish harvesting areas across Maritimes

EXPLORE PEI: Did this PEI man find the oldest European artifact?

P.E.I. man believes he has found oldest European artifact, wants verification Treasure hunter has contacted the Royal Ontario Museum for help in determining age of items.   Click to access pei-man-believes-he-has-found-oldest-european-artifact.pdf Source: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/prince-edward-island/rick-barton-find-artifact-european-1.3725651 Continue reading EXPLORE PEI: Did this PEI man find the oldest European artifact?

EXPLORE PEI – Prince Edward Battery, Victoria Park, Charlottetown

Victoria Park in located along the waterfront of Charlottetown, the capital city of Prince Edward Island. It is home to the Mi’kmaq Confederacy of PEI, was an important colony under New France and eventually was occupied by the British who … Continue reading EXPLORE PEI – Prince Edward Battery, Victoria Park, Charlottetown