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The energy efficiency loan program provides low interest financing to home owners who are interested [ ... ]

Collège de l’Île registration

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Veg PEI New Year's Potluck

January 28

Veg PEI New Year’s Potluck takes place January 28 at 6:30 pm at Haviland Club, 2 Haviland St, Charlottetown. Donations go to educate Islanders about the benefits of plant based living. If you are able, bring a dish so that there is enough food to go around. Bring enough for 25-35 sample servings. Some ideas are chili, casseroles, desserts, and rice. Ensure
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Bogside Brewing

Bogside Brewing
New brewery opens in Montague

The Brew
by Bryan Carver

The town of Montague will have a lot to celebrate in the New Year with the launch of its second brewery. After years of planning and preparation, Bogside Brewing will open its doors providing another great location for Islanders and visitors alike to settle in for a pint of locally brewed beer in a distinctly Island-influenced venue.

The
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Ultimate Chef’s Table

Every second Wednesday in July and August Islanders and tourists are invited to share the talents of Murphy Hospitality Group chefs at the Rivershed Events Centre. Your host, Chef Kyle Panton of Sims Corner Steakhouse & Oyster Bar, will help you explore what it means to prepare and curate a locally inspired Prince Edward Island meal. Chef Kyle will be joined by culinary experts from the Murphy
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Dining in the Dark

Dining in the Dark offers an evening of exceptional food, wine, inspiration and blindfolds March 1 beginning at 6 pm.

It’s not unusual to close your eyes and savour a bite of your favourite dish, but have you ever consumed an entire meal that way—replacing sight with touch, taste and texture? Based on a restaurant concept popularized in Paris and New York, Dining in the Dark is a signature CNIB
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Taste PEI

The Prince Edward Island Preserve Company has launched Taste PEI, a delivery service for gifts and local foods.

Taste PEI gift boxes feature Island-made products, and can be delivered to addresses throughout North America. Taste PEI gift boxes can be customized to include the following items: Baked goods by The Preserve Co.; Cheese and dairy by ADL, COWS, Dairy Isle and Glasgow Glen Farm;
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Trent Hayesy IPA

Trent Hayesy IPA

The story of the PEI Brewing Company began back in 1997. There has been a lot of change over the last 20 years, but one thing has always stayed the same and that is Trent Hayes.

Trent Hayes, Brewer at The Gahan House in Charlottetown has been brewing beer for the Murphy Hospitality Group for over 20 years. To celebrate Trent’s accomplishments, the PEI Brewing Company has brewed a limited-edition
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Local.

Pop-Up Supper Club

A group of young local chefs have put their creative minds together to start a Pop-Up Supper Club named "Local." The group hosted a 5-course tasting menu on December 10, showcasing Island ingredients and supporting Island non-profit organizations. The chefs have teamed up with the PEI Farm Centre in Charlottetown to host the dinners. 

Growing in popularity worldwide, pop-up
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Done dining

I’m Dining Out Here

by Andrew Sprague

It’s funny how things happen.

In 1999 I was a university dropout working at the bingo hall, and slopping drinks at a local bar. Not that there’s any shame in either of those occupations, but they didn’t present much in the way of future career opportunities. After repeated suggestions that I parlee my smooth bingo calling skills into a career in radio, I threw
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Served with love

Served with love
Christmas dinner at St. Anthony’s in Woodstock

Way Up West
by Jan Cox

Preston and Helen Murphy had an idea kicking around for several years. They wanted to put on a Christmas day dinner. Preston said, “Christmas day was always hard for me. I thought it might be hard for others too.” His wife Helen joined in, “After the kids left the nest, it was time to try it.”

That was eight years ago. The annual
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Stout season

Stout season
The Brew

by Bryan Carver

During the winter months as the days grow shorter and the weather cools, beer lovers often reach for the comfort of darker beers. The brewers of Prince Edward Island have been busy preparing a variety of stouts all which are perfectly suited to be enjoyed with friends and family over the holidays.

A favourite with many Island beer drinkers, Barnone’s ‘La Vaca Loca’ is the
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Some Upcoming Events

Confederation Centre: Art Gallery exhibi...

Open daily Mitchell Wiebe: VampSites Until March 3 The Gallery opened a new solo exhibition by Mi [ ... ]

PEI Symphony Orchestra

Guest conductor Dina Gilbert will lead  February 24
Zion Church  The PEI Symphony Or [ ... ]

Gadfly crew

Urban roots dance January 31
Homburg Theatre Gadfly is an eclectic urban dance crew that is steppin [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Music PEI Canadian Songwriter Challenge

In partnership with ECMA 2019 Music PEI and ECMA 2019 have announced a partnership bringing togethe [ ... ]

The facilitator

Profile: Steve Bellamy by Jane Ledwell “Arts are ways into emotions. Arts are where we connect, [ ... ]

A gift of Island poetry: John MacKenzie

The Feet of Blue Herons If you happen to live in another town,
Or country, or even galaxy
As dim and  [ ... ]