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Published on Tue, 07/04/2017 by NOW Lunenburg County

Lunenburg County - coming to a community near you

Lunenburg County - coming to a community near you

They’re ready to hit the road on a cross-Canada tour in search of 150 families looking to create a life they love in Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Tina Hennigar, together with a formidable multi-media duo, Ben Durham and Jess Noble, will be starting in Edmonton where the Canadian-made 1976 Boler Camper will have been shipped and waiting for them. Together with the 2017 Ford Escape, the camper will be filled with everything Lunenburg County—from cranberries to job listings, real estate guides to dog treats.

Published on Mon, 12/14/2015 by Virtuoso

Virtuoso Reveals Its Top 10 List for Fall and Winter Travel

Virtuoso Reveals Its Top 10 List for Fall and Winter Travel

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Published on Thu, 07/16/2015 by Be Car Care Aware

10-Minute Road Trip Prep

10-Minute Road Trip Prep

Getting your car ready for a road trip can take as little as 10 minutes. Here is a quick road trip checklist to help ensure your vehicle’s safety and reliability for your travel:

Published on Tue, 06/16/2015 by RBC Insurance

Olympian offers water safety tips

Olympian offers water safety tips

Martha McCabe spends hundreds of hours in the water each year.

She is one of the world's fastest swimmers.

Yet despite international success in the pool, the Canadian Olympian still respects the danger water can bring.

Published on Thu, 04/30/2015 by Be Car Care Aware

Care for your car this May

Care for your car this May

After a long winter, you’re likely ready to give up your hibernating ways for some adventure and sunshine. For many Canadians this means family vacations, trips to the cottage, camping excursions, and weekend road trips. Whatever your style, chances are you are getting ready to hit the road, but are you confident that your car is in good enough shape to get you there safely and efficiently?

Published on Wed, 04/29/2015 by The Railway Association Of Canada

Transport Canada should have sole authority to approve new rail crossings

Transport Canada should have sole authority to approve new rail crossings

By Michael Bourque

“See Tracks, Think” is the key message of this year’s Rail Safety Week, a national week of activities devoted to educating the public about dangers associated with railway crossings. People should think “train”, “danger” or “death” when they see tracks. Most importantly, they should think about the impact that a lack of awareness around railway property can have on them, their family, the community and railway employees.

Published on Fri, 08/29/2014 by Shepell·fgi (E)

How to combat end-of-summer blues

How to combat end-of-summer blues

August 29, 2014

Which side of the summer fence did you fall on this year? Did time slip by so fast that the deck never got painted, the garage never got cleaned out, or that camping trip never happened? Or was your summer so full of family BBQs and projects and weekends at a cottage that you hate to see the school supplies appearing in the stores?

Published on Mon, 08/18/2014 by Shepell·fgi (E)

Tune out, turn off, drop it. Disconnect and enjoy your holidays!

Tune out, turn off, drop it. Disconnect and enjoy your holidays!

August 18, 2014

Holidays and vacations away, even “staycations”, are great opportunities to unwind, let go of work related stress, and reconnect with family and friends. That is, they are until the emails and text messages sound their pinging symphony and the temptation to “just check on this one thing” disrupts our peace and quiet.

Published on Thu, 07/31/2014 by Prince Edward Island 2014

Shania Twain, Corey Hart, Walk Off the Earth and Tall Ships to highlight PEI 2014’s Founders Week

Shania Twain, Corey Hart, Walk Off the Earth and Tall Ships to highlight PEI 2014’s Founders Week

July 31, 2014

(Charlottetown) – Founders Week, a PEI 2014 Production, will feature events and activities that pay tribute to the Fathers of Confederation and commemorate the 1864 Charlottetown Conference that led to the creation of Canada.  Coinciding with the dates the Fathers of Confederation met in Charlottetown in 1864, Founders Week will run August 28 to September 7, 2014. 

Published on Wed, 07/30/2014 by Prince Edward Island 2014

British Columbia Week kicks off August 4th at PEI 2014 Celebration Zone

British Columbia Week kicks off August 4th at PEI 2014 Celebration Zone

July 31, 2014

British Columbia Week will be a unique opportunity to celebrate some west coast culture on the east coast.

(Charlottetown) – The PEI 2014 Celebration Zone will host the province of British Columbia, as part of the PEI 2014 celebrations, during British Columbia Week August 4 to 10th.  British Columbia’s vibrant culture and exceptional performing arts community will be showcased throughout the week at the free, family-friendly Celebration Zone.  The week will include a performance on the Atlantic Lottery / Red Shores Main Stage by multi-platinum selling rocker, Matthew Good. 

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