A Thrilling Family Travel Adventure In PEI

Erin Silver | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada
Erin Silver

I wanted to take my kids on a trip. Somewhere, anywhere in the world. I've always loved to travel, and one of the things about having kids is that tra...

9-Year-Old Twins Rescued From Drifting Ice Floe

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2016 | Canada

Two of their friends were also on the floe, but managed to jump off and wade back to shore before rescuers arrived.

How To Give Your Budget A March Break

Jeffrey Schwartz | Posted 03.04.2017 | Canada Parents
Jeffrey Schwartz

March Break is just around the corner, and if you're like many Canadians, you're probably wondering how you're going to afford to pay for it. Luckily, there's an easy way to save money, keep your children happy, and teach them a few life lessons too. Use the break as an opportunity to put your kids in the classroom of life by involving them in the March Break budgeting process. Here's how:

Canada's Top 10 Fastest Growing Travel Destinations

Flight Network | Posted 10.02.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Avid travellers are always on the search for something new to experience. Luckily, Canadians don't always have to travel across the globe to find it. There are so many destinations to experience right here in Canada, from mountains to lakes and everything in between.

Charlottetown's Winter Broke A Record

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 04.29.2015 | Canada


When It Comes To B.C. Local Elections, Standing Out Isn't A Good Thing

Dermod Travis | Posted 01.31.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

For the last six weeks, deep in the B.C. legislature, eight MLAs have been toiling away at trying to set spending limits for municipal parties and their candidates in 2018, as well as third parties. It's been an oddly quiet discussion, given that their recommendations might restore a modicum of faith in local democracy. Might.

A Canada Day Tour Of The Nation | Posted 08.31.2014 | Canada Travel

Canada celebrates its 147th birthday on July 1 and has team members in the nation's four largest metropolitan areas. Here's what's happening on Canada Day in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver.

Three Dead After Blaze Engulfs Vacant Charlottetown Building

CP | Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.29.2014 | Canada

CHARLOTTETOWN - Fire investigators in Charlottetown worked into the night Saturday, sifting through the charred remains of a vacant building where thr...

Why Charlottetown Is the No. 1 Place to See in 2014

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

In 2014, people will come for the sesquicentenary parties, but it's more likely they will depart having discovered the authentic and captivating experiences of Canada's smallest province, a little place where something mighty big was born 150 years ago.

Best Places to Travel in Canada: 2014 | Posted 03.05.2014 | Canada Travel

In 2017, the nation marks its 150th birthday. The celebratory mood spikes this Canada Day, when the sesquicentenary of the 1864 Charlottetown Conference turns the Prince Edward Island capital into a summer party zone that will be on the itinerary of thousands of travellers. Thanks to the festive atmosphere, Charlottetown tops the list of the 20 Best Places to Travel in Canada in 2014.

Right To Play National Inspirational Speaker Series

Martin Parnell | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta
Martin Parnell

As we visited school after school, Basil would introduce us to teachers he had taught. The schools were mostly in Charlottetown and we had a couple of country schools as well. The group size ranged from 50 to 450 and grades 3 to 9.

Chef Michael Smith's Legacy Lives On at PEI Restaurant

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Adrian Brijbassi

Legends can loom over a place long after they've gone. Dave Wilmer knows that better than anyone else on Prince Edward Island. The owner of the Inn at Bay Fortune still welcomes guests who expect him to be Michael Smith, the celebrity chef whose cookbooks and Food Network Canada TV shows have a massive following.

Your Summer Street Festival And Marketplace Guide

Posted 06.21.2013 | Canada Travel

Summer has arrived, and that means Canadians are ready to take to the streets with abandon. Artists, retailers, chefs, musicians, and performers can b...

At Home on PEI with Chef Domenic Serio

Erin Maynes | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Living
Erin Maynes

Chef Domenic Serio's love and passion for food began at a very young age, largely attributed to his grandmother who showed him how to cook simple food from her region in Italy. The Executive Chef at the Inn at Bay Fortune on PEI, talks to us about his passions and his perfect food day on PEI.

Dispatches From Down East: Christmas Shopping is a Gong Show

Lori Gard | Posted 01.31.2013 | Canada
Lori Gard

What happens when three excited children, one grandmother and two mamas/aunties go shopping together, manoeuvring a crowded mini-van through a torrential down-pour? Santa could at the very least provide a few of his slacker elves for babysitting service and maybe a reindeer or two for entertainment. Needless to say, online shopping is looking pretty good this year.

Dispatches From Down East: My Potato Love/Hate Relationship

Lori Gard | Posted 09.28.2012 | Canada Living
Lori Gard

I confess: I have been wrapped up in a bit of a love affair. I have always enjoyed potatoes, but after my recent experience with our local potato festival, my love for that starchy tuber has been renewed. I don't know if it was the taste-testing on opening night or the experiences surrounding the festivities that further sparked my fever. All I know is this: from blossom to table, potatoes on P.E.I. rule the roost.

Engine Trouble Gives Air Canada Passengers A Fright

CP | Posted 01.23.2012 | Canada

CHARLOTTETOWN - An Air Canada flight from Halifax to St. John's, N.L., had to be diverted to P.E.I. following a malfunction in one of the passenger je...

PEI Premier Says He Welcomes Investigation

CP | Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2011 | Canada

CHARLOTTETOWN - Premier Robert Ghiz of Prince Edward Island says he welcomes any investigation of the province's immigration nominee program, which ha...

Singers Responds To Royal Gaffe

CP | Posted 09.03.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- Meaghan Blanchard found out the hard way that the fate of the best laid plans can also befall the best-prepared speeches. The...