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episodes: February 2013 Archives

They Touched My Heart - Steve Connolly

Posted by Bill van Asperen

Steve Connolly 3.jpgSteve Connolly from Charlotteown has written a book about his experience recovering from a heart attack five years ago. Steve also wanted to say thank you to all those people who helped him along the way. His book his called, "They Touched My Heart". Steve has worked as a teacher, guidance counsellor, and has for many years operated Connolly Financial Group with his son Shayne... he's now an author.

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Sunday Shopping Debate Continues

Posted by Bill van Asperen

Sunday Shopping 3.jpgWhen limited Sunday shopping came to PEI it was a polarizing debate. Some people liked it...some people, not so much. Now, the Retail Council of Canada would like to see extended store hours on Sundays. The Atlantic Canada director, Jim Cormier, is meeting with minister Janice Sherry today to talk about more Sunday shopping. Right now, shops on PEI can only open their doors at 12 PM. Jim Cormier spoke with Island Morning.

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Three Oaks Pink Shirt Day

Posted by Bill van Asperen

Three Oaks Pink Shirt Day 3.jpgIf you're just picking out your wardrobe for the day make sure you find something pink. It's Pink Shirt Day: a day to draw attention and show support to anti-bullying programs. There are plenty of events scheduled for today, including a full plate of events at Three Oaks in Summerside. Nicole Haire, principal of Three Oaks, joined us on the phone. Here a link to their.... Youtube video.

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