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Nice to be Well Thought Of.

The statement attached was part of the 2014 Award Ceremonies held at Holland College in Charlottetown on 15th May. It was my last official function with the Duke of Edinburgh Council. I’m greatly honoured and privileged to have been part … Continue reading

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Service Stations – A Thing of the Past

Gas stations like the one in the photo are surely a thing of the past. Sad but true, gone are the prices too. Gas at 23 cents a gallon, free glass with fill up, put a tiger in your tank … Continue reading

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The Night Before Christmas – K Mart 1972

Way back on Christmas Eve in 1972 I worked as the manager of the Tecumseh Rd Kmart Auto Centre and Gas Bar in Windsor Ontario. In those days the store was open from 10am to 10pm six days a week. … Continue reading

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Rising Gas Prices????

Tomorrow is the last day of the month and the time here on PEI when the price of gas goes up, or if we are lucky, down. Trouble is, its a guessing game, do I fill up today or wait … Continue reading

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Driving as a Skill

I act as standards director for the Duke of Edinburgh awards on PEI. I was once asked if driver Ed could be used as a skill. The answer is yes. However, watching the drivers here on the island you would … Continue reading

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