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Tag Archives: Schools
A True Story —— Apparently?
A true story, or so I have been lead to believe. Whatever the truth is, this could never happen if a sailor was telling this story. True Story A World War II fighter pilot is reminiscing before school children about … Continue reading
Posted in military, veterans Tagged Battle of Britain. Germany, Fokkers., giggle, Messerschitt, RAF, RCAF, Schools, spitfire Leave a comment
The Royal Canadian Legion- Do or Die
In the last week the PEI Provincial Command of the Royal Canadian Legion announced the selling of the Charlottetown Branch Number One. This is the largest legion branch in the Province. Not so long ago the Summerside branch (second largest) … Continue reading
Posted in HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military, veterans Tagged 70th anniversary, Battle of the Atlantic, Cold war, D Day, history, Korea, Lest we Forget, medals, military, real veterans??, Remembrance Day, Schools, veterans, WW2 Leave a comment
Newfoundland National Holiday Proposal.(Budge Day)
I would like to propose to the people of Newfoundland a new National Day of celebration called “Budge Day”. It should be celebrated on the 2nd October every year. Schools, government offices and businesses should be closed the only exception … Continue reading
Posted in family Tagged all closed., businesses, exotic foods, fine wines, government, holiday, Newfies, Schools, screech, seal flippers 2 Comments
Minister of Education PEI. ?????????
You might be wondering what issue I might have with the provincial Minister of Education, especially considering I left school more than 60 years ago. Well there are a few reasons. Number one would be of course, the poor results … Continue reading
Snow storm on Prince Edward island today. The island is shut down, schools businesses,clinics and of course all Government offices closed for the day. Its snowing and blowing causing drifts and poor visibility. Not much traffic about, and not much … Continue reading
Posted in family, Prince Edward Island Tagged blowing, clinics closed snowing, closed, governemnt closed, not showering??, not yet anyway, Schools, storming, y Leave a comment
I wonder if any high school students, indeed any Canadians could tell me the significances of 2012?? if I said it might be an important and historical anniversary for Canada? Remember the War of 1812? it began 200 years ago … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 1812, 2012, Brock, conflict, Fitzgibbon, fort henry., Francis Scott Key, history, Laura Secord, Schools, Tecumseh Leave a comment
Dog Days of January!
Woke up to roughly another 20 centimeters of snow this morning. Lots of delays, schools closed at the western end on the island, eastern only on a one hour delay (sorry kids). Windy and raining now, Yoda likes it, Angel … Continue reading
Posted in family, Keeshonds, Prince Edward Island, soccer Tagged arsenal, Carling Cup, dogs, ipswich, Schools, snow Leave a comment