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Making it official

Posted by Oped 2572 days ago PEI Guardian| making official All
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca — Islanders sing the Island Hymn as though it were an anthem, so it was appropriate that Premier Robert Ghiz took measures recently to make it official. Read More
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Encouraging kids to be active and healthy: How many failing grades in fitness do our children have to receive before we get them away from their computers and TV?

Posted by Oped 2572 days ago PEI Guardian| encouraging kids active healthy failing grades fitness children receive computers tv All
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca — The recent failing grade Island children received on the latest physical fitness report card should come as no big surprise. Read More
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Keeping the GG above the fray

Posted by Oped 2574 days ago PEI Guardian| keeping gg fray All
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca — Federal Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff is obviously a big fan of Governor General Michaelle Jean, but his recent appeal to the prime minister to extend her appointment was an unusual one. Read More
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A wakeup call for everyone

Posted by Oped 2575 days ago PEI Guardian| a wakeup everyone All
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca — A ruptured oil well off the coast of Louisiana and an oil slick that's threatening the U.S. east coast are sobering reminders of the dangers inherent in the oil drilling business. Read More
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Making our highways safer

Posted by Oped 2576 days ago PEI Guardian| making highways safer All
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca — On another enforcement front, the provincial government is getting tough on drivers caught going between 50-60 kilometres per hour over the posted speed limit by doubling the fines. Read More
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Graffiti is a nuisance - and a crime: The last crackdown seemed to persuade the graffiti-inclined to put away their spray paint, but only for a while.

Posted by Oped 2576 days ago PEI Guardian| graffiti nuisance crime crackdown persuade graffitiinclined spray paint while All
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca — It may seem more like a nuisance than a crime, but graffiti is property damage, plain and simple, and Charlottetown police are wise to crack down on it. Read More
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The benefits of naming our schools: It's not often that students get to name their schools, and it can be a valuable learning opportunity.

Posted by Oped 2577 days ago PEI Guardian| the benefits naming schools students schools valuable learning opportunity All
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca — Whatever name ends up on the new elementary school in Stratford, the process used to pick that name is a winner in itself. Read More
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Celebrating our graduates

Posted by Oped 2577 days ago PEI Guardian| celebrating graduates All
http://www.theguardian.pe.ca — It's appropriate to stress the theme of empowering our youth at any time, but it seems particularly relevant now as graduates of the University of Prince Edward Island gather this weekend for their convocation. Read More
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