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Copper Theft

mi-coppertheft2.jpgA Charlottetown woman faces hundreds of thousands of dollars in repairs after thieves broke into her heritage home and stole copper tubing. Sharon Larter enjoys renovating heritage homes. But last week, thieves broke in and ripped out the copper tubing connected to her 134-year-old home's water and oil lines.  Karen dropped by the heritage home to find out more.
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Rural Reflections with John Quimby


quimbypic.jpgFrom life in the city to living in the country. That's how John Quimby describes his transition from commercial radio and television work in Santa Barbara California to organic farming in rural Prince Edward Island. He and his family live on Dunn Creek Farm near Murray Harbour North. He's been blogging about making the leap into farming on PEI in 2008. He's also been collecting some tape that we're calling "Reflections from Rural PEI".


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To kick off the series, John Quimby introduces us to the Mills family from Lower Newtown.


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 To find out more about John Quimby and Dunn Creek Farm: http://dunncreekfarm.blogspot.ca/

Dutch - Nicknames

Dutch Thompson drops by our studio to talk about old fashioned nicknames.

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Stacey MacKinnon - Chivalry

Stacey MacKinnon, our relationship columnist, says that chivalry is not dead... just different.
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Dutch Thompson - Welsh Christmas

A Child's Christmas in Wales... on Tales from the Bygone Days, 99-year-old Gwen Edwards tells Dutch Thompson about apple cider, marzipan mice and Christmas visitors. 

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