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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 pm Starting our Monday show with Liane Tessier, a former Halifax firefighter who won an 'uphill battle' to have discrimination case heard. We also talk about the effects on her mental health. President of the Halifax Association of Black Firefighters, Kevin Reide, discusses the change in culture and leadership in the fire service. Chris Fields, professor emeritus of Statistics at Dalhousie University, joins us to talk about the census. Leah Parsons tells us about a kids and dogs camp happening in August.   May 06, 2016, 03:16 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, December 11, 2017 This week on Money Matters, we talk about starting your new year off right with East Coast Credit Union certified financial planner Rae Tench. Today at 03:38 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, December 11, 2017 There's been a lot of buzz about Bitcoin recently. We speak with Jonathan Baha'i with BunkerChain Bals to help us learn more about cryptocurrencies. We speak with privacy lawyer David Fraser about face scanning technology at the Halifax Stanfield Airport and the right to privacy when it comes to text messages. We speak with transit columnist Erica Butler to get her thoughts on the Integrated Mobility Plan. And Stephen Thomas with the Ecology Action Centre tells us why he thinks Nova Scotia made a big mistake in approving the Donkin Mine in Cape Breton. Today at 03:23 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, December 11, 2017 Psychologist and author Todd Leader joins us in studio to talk about Nova Scotia's pot guidelines released last week. He's asking if they got it right. We chat with Stewart Lamont, managing director of Tangie Lobster Company about where Nova Scotia lobster can be sold. He says China is a good market but it's not the only one we should be focusing on. And Michael Hatch, chief economist wit the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association tells us why car sales in the province are at a record high. Today at 02:18 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, December 11, 2017 At the start of the show we speak with former Energy Minister Andrew Younger about Nova Scotia Power's business dealings with other Emera subsidiaries. NSP is accused of violating their code of conduct by slipping information to their affiliates. And Nova Scotia Conservative health critic Elizabeth Smith-McCrossin is concerned about the worsening doctor shortage in the province. She joins us to tell us more. Dec 11, 2017, 01:50 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, December 8, 2017 We sit down for another episode of Higher Learning with Lisa Saunders and Angela Rudderham with Bridgeway Academy. This week they bring two students into the studio to talk about inclusion from their perspective and what it's like to be a student with a learning disability. Dec 08, 2017, 03:35 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, December 7, 2017 Financial Post journalist Lawrence Solomon tells us why he thinks cities are making a huge mistake in promoting cycling as a way to get around. Kelsey Lane with the Halifax Cycling coalition responds to what he has to say. Halifax Solid Waste Manager Matt Keliher joins us to talk about how recycable plastics from the region may end up in a landfill thanks to a policy change in China. And we chat with Todd the Beer Dude about what's on tap this week for the Maritime Beer Report. Dec 08, 2017, 03:17 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, December 8, 2017 At the top of the hour, we're joined by author Suzanne Sagmeister to tell us about her book Life After Dark. The book tells the stories of 100 Canadians touched by suicide. Medical marijuana dispensary owner Chris Enns tells us what he thinks about the province's plan for marijuana regulation and sale once it's legalized. And BoyneClarke lawyer Claire Milton tells us why she thinks employers should review their drug and alcohol policies ahead of marijuana legalization. Dec 08, 2017, 02:23 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, December 8, 2017 The trial of a man accused of killing an off-duty police officer will continue on Monday. We find out more from Global News reporter Natasha Pace, who's been closely following Christopher Garnier's trial. And Marco Navarro-Genie with the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies tells us what he thinks of the province's plan to sell legalized cannabis. Dec 08, 2017, 02:13 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, December 7, 2017 Nova Scotia filmmaker and paranormal enthusiast Paul Kimball joins us in the studio in the last half hour to talk about the demolition of a Newfoundland orphanage, as well as ghost stories from the Halifax Explosion. Dec 08, 2017, 11:31 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, December 7, 2017 We open the phone lines this hour to hear what's on your mind. Dec 07, 2017, 03:07 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, December 7, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with Halifax Regional Police victim services coordinator Dolly Mosher about the services available in HRM for victims of violence. A Halifax humanitarian will be granted an honorary degree from Saint Mary's University. We speak with Mel Boutilier to find out what this means for him. Former Masterchef contestant Andrew Al-Khouri and baker Julian D'Entremont join us in the studio to tell us about their respective TV appearances and Al-Khouri's new restaurant. And a new program in the province is helping restaurants and other businesses become more accessible for customers and employees. We speak with Luc Erjavec, Vice President of the Atlantic division of Restaurants Canada about how this could make a difference in the restaurant industry. Dec 07, 2017, 02:39 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, December 7, 2017 We start off our show today with Corporate Research Associates chairman and CEO Don Mills. They just released a new poll on the province's political results which shows support for the Liberal party is dropping. And Nova Scotia has just announced its plan for the sale of recreational cannabis. We find out what this entails from Justice Minister Mark Furey. Dec 07, 2017, 01:42 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, December 6, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with Alexander Keith's brewmaster Stefan Gagliardi about how the brewery's teamed up with local farmers and artisans to launch a new brew. And natural health practicioner Allison Tannis tells us how the foods you're eating might be making you age faster. Dec 06, 2017, 03:35 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Tim Bousquet with the Halifax Examiner and Zane Woodford with the Halifax metro join us in studio for this week's episode of Municipal Matters. Dec 06, 2017, 03:35 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Today is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. We speak with Minister Kelly Regan, responsible for the Nova Scotia Advisory Council on the Status of Women about how you can commemorate today. We chat with Canada Media Fund president and CEO Valerie Creighton about how they're commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion with a new mini-series called Shattered City: The Halifax Explosion. Dan Bedell with the Canadian Red Cross continues our conversation about the Halifax Explosion by telling us about the lessons we've learned since the disaster. And Michelle Rempel, federal conservative Shadow Minister for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship tells us about their campaign for 16 Days of Activism about Gender-Based Violence. Dec 06, 2017, 02:52 PM