Isabella Zavarise is a video journalist with CBC in P.E.I. You can contact her at email@example.com
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Summerside approves 59-unit energy-efficient apartment building
Construction could begin as early as June.
Hand sanitizer turnstiles installed at Charlottetown marinas
The next time you visit Peake's Quay in Charlottetown, you'll have to stop at a hand sanitizer turnstile before walking onto the floating dock.
Some P.E.I. fishermen say physical distancing on the job will be challenging
As setting day approaches, some Island fishermen say it's going to be a challenge to maintain two metres of physical distance on the boats.
City of Charlottetown to borrow $1.7M for Bell Aliant Centre upgrades
The City of Charlottetown is borrowing $1.7 million to complete upgrades at the Bell Aliant Centre.
Demand for P.E.I. school food program is 4-times higher than when pandemic started
Students registered in the program get one meal and snacks, every day, seven days a week.
Far from home, some international students facing financial difficulties
Not all international students are eligible for federal programs being offered during the COVID-19 pandemic.
How Island moving companies are managing during COVID-19
Moving companies are an essential service but say they're having to do things a lot differently during the pandemic.
P.E.I. rental office not anticipating wave of evictions once hearings start again
The office has received about 45 applications since hearings were suspended, which is on par with its usual workload.
UPEI hoping to break ground on new 260-bed residence soon
The City of Charlottetown held a virtual public meeting Tuesday night to get input on a planned residence building at UPEI.
Group working to open women and children's shelter in Summerside
The city of Summerside has sent a letter to the province asking for it's support.
Families caring for loved ones with disabilities finding full-time care a 'struggle' during pandemic
The P.E.I. Association for Community Living says the lack of access to day programs and respite workers because of COVID-19 is putting a strain on family members.
P.E.I. fairs face 'some uncertainty' they'll get go-ahead to open
The P.E.I. Association of Exhibitions says it plans to meet with the province at the end of April to discuss whether these events will occur.
Summerside looking to crack down on unsightly properties
The City of Summerside, P.E.I., is working on a plan to force people to clean up their properties.
Ethanol shortage preventing P.E.I. skin-care company from filling large order of hand sanitizer
Health Canada said the ethanol shortage is due to the high demand for hand sanitizer.
Mental health call-in clinic numbers down, but province anticipates that to change
The call-in clinics opened in March in response to COVID-19.