General

Hydro will be raising its prices

Manitoba Hydro has been ordered to raise the price of electricity by 5 percent! Everybody think again, before you put on that air conditioning before you go to the beach. I know its great to come back and have a place to cool off after a hot day, but this year that could prove to be expensive.

By Fredrick, ago
General

Ilde Thyme is serving Dinner Specials all week

Starting now, the Idle Thyme Restaurant at Traverse Bay Corner will be serving a dinner special every day, not only on week-ends. Cheryl Davis regularly sends out emails on thursday evenings with the menu for the week. If you want to be put on her mailing list, contact her at the Idle Thyme Restaurant

By Fredrick, ago
Beaches

Canada Day, Fête du Canada, Dominion Day

Historicaly it marks the union of the province of Canada with New Brunswick and Nova Scotia on July 1st 1867, and the begin of a long march to total independance - completed in 1982 with the Constitution Act. On this day in 1867 the former Province of Canada was divided into the two current provinces of Quebec and Ontario, thus also marking the begin of a totally different problem. Separationism.

By Fredrick, ago
Beaches

Local weather forecast for the Eastern Beaches Area

Though it can be sunny at the Beaches the weather forcast for Southern Manitoba will predict rain. I wish Environment Canada would discover the area from Patricia Beach to Victoria Beach. Not even Grand Beach gets mentioned in 99% of the weather forecasts! A good place to check the current weather is our Eastern Beaches Website. We have a link there that displays the current weather for the Beaches Area of Manitoba.

By Fredrick, ago
Beaches

Do you like blogging?

Do you like writing or blogging on the net, do you want to state your opinion on current things, but don’t want your own blog? Contact us, or become a member here. We are always looking for people that will write about ‘All the World and their Brother‘ – to make this blog come alive!

By Fredrick, ago
Beaches

South Beach Casino goes Smoke free

Well now it’s official. South Beach Casino in Scanterbury will be going smoke free as of May 17th of this year! Going smoke free was part of a deal with the Provincial Government to allow the casino to add additional slot machines, expanding their existing business considerably. This expansion was Read more…

By Fredrick, ago