News

Minister Says Reckoning on Police Violence against Indigenous People Needed

Minister Says Reckoning on Police Violence against Indigenous People Needed

Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller says Canada needs a reckoning over a repeated and disgusting pattern of police violence against Indigenous people. Miller says he “watched in… Read more »

Trudeau Offers $14B to Provinces for COVID-19 Efforts

Trudeau Offers $14B to Provinces for COVID-19 Efforts

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government is offering $14 billion to the provincial and territorial governments for measures to keep COVID-19 at bay. Trudeau says… Read more »

May 2020 Unemployment Rate in Canadian Provinces and Cities

May 2020 Unemployment Rate in Canadian Provinces and Cities

Canada’s national unemployment rate was 13.7 percent in May. The unemployment rate topped the previous high of 13.1 per cent set in December 1982 in more than… Read more »

May 2020 Unemployment Rate Hits New Record Even as Economy Adds Jobs

May 2020 Unemployment Rate Hits New Record Even as Economy Adds Jobs

Statistics Canada reports a record high unemployment rate as the economy added 289,600 jobs in May, with businesses reopening amid easing public health restrictions. The unemployment rate rose to 13.7… Read more »

Nature Conservancy of Canada Releases List of 308 Animals and Plants that Only Exist in Canada

Nature Conservancy of Canada Releases List of 308 Animals and Plants that Only Exist in Canada

For the first time, Canadian biologists have come up with a list of plants, insects and animals that live only in this country and say many of them are… Read more »

Things to Do

Quarantine Concerts to Live Stream Today – Thursday, June 4

Quarantine Concerts to Live Stream Today – Thursday, June 4

A list of music performances to live-stream today.

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Weekend Friday,… Read more »

Travel Ideas

25 Must Visit Lighthouses in Prince Edward Island

25 Must Visit Lighthouses in Prince Edward Island

There are 63 Island lighthouses standing tall including many colonial lighthouses built before 1873; 35 lighthouses are still actively used today, and some of the massive wooden structures are national historic sites. Visitors travel from all over the world to tour these white and red structures which make for breathtaking photo backdrops and panoramic views of the land and sea surrounding Prince Edward Island. Here is a list of 25 lighthouses that we think are a great visit.

25 of the Best Outdoor Family Adventures in PEI

25 of the Best Outdoor Family Adventures in PEI

With the warmer weather coming, it is so tempting to head outside and explore what Prince Edward Island has to offer. From breathtaking beaches to challenging hiking… Read more »

25 Outdoor Adventures & Activities in Summerside

25 Outdoor Adventures & Activities in Summerside

Summer is the best time to spend some time outdoors and your outdoor adventures can be as laid back or as elaborate as you want them to… Read more »

Food & Drink

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »

Charlottetown Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Charlottetown Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Take-out and delivery is a great way of supporting local businesses while making dinner time super easy. Many local restaurants in Charlottetown are still open offering take-out,… Read more »