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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30-1:30 We talk to Emily Robertson, who is being touted as an Atlantic Assisted Reproductive Therapies success story. Matthew Halliday, board member of the Action Group for Better Architecture in Nova Scotia, talks to us about the historic downtown Halifax hotel that is going to be demolished and replaced by a mixed-use development. Saint Mary's University Criminology professor, Stephen Schneider, joins us to talk about crime statistics and gun violence. We end the hour with Wendy Elliot, columnist with Kings County News, to get her thoughts on low crime rates. May 20, 2016, 02:03 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, December 13, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with Dalhousie psychology professor Dr. Simon Sherry about how to avoid family drama during the holidays. And Halifax Council have voted to officially restore the boundaries of a historically-African Nova Scotian community. We find out more from Iris Drummond, chair of the Lucasville Community Association. Today at 03:37 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, December 13, 2017 Tim Bousquet with the Halifax Examiner and Marieke Walsh with Global News join us in the studio for this week's edition of Municipal Matters. Today at 03:13 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, December 13, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with Jennifer Angel of Waterfront Development to find out how much money was made during this year's Tall Ship Regatta. We chat with retired veterinarian Hugh Chisholm about HRM banning the practice of declawing cats. The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives just released a report on child and family poverty in Halifax. We speak with CCPA-NS director Christine Saulnier to break down the numbers. And we find out what Halifax's Jewish community is doing this holiday season with Rabbi Mendel Feldman. Today at 02:57 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, December 13, 2017 Yesterday city council reached a compromise when it comes to where crosswalk safety flags can be installed - and the president of the Crosswalk Safety Society of Nova Scotia says it's a "huge missed opportunity." We chat with Norm Collins to find out more. And a Brookfield firefighter is collecting gear to send to Mexico. We speak with Shaun Burke about his project. Today at 02:26 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, December 12, 2017 In the last half hour, we speak with marijuana advocate Jodie Emery about her court date next week, and to get her thoughts on Nova Scotia's plan for legal weed. And television content created by IWK patients is getting popular on Youtube - we find out more from childlife specialist Cleve Sauer. Dec 12, 2017, 03:37 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, December 12, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with chartered professional accountant David Trahair to talk about his profile of the holiday shopper: men vs. women. We talk about the consequences of drinking and driving with Constable Chad Morrison with the Nova Scotia RCMP. And after the province released its plans for legal weed last week, Kevin Russell with the Investment Property Owners Association of Nova Scotia is concerned with a lack of guidelines about where you can smoke marijuana. We chat with him about how smoking weed in an apartment can cause a disturbance for neighbors and landlords. Dec 12, 2017, 03:37 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, December 12, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with Jeannette Rogers, whose son Corey died in police custody last year. She's advocating for safer alternatives to the so-called "drunk tank." We speak with NDP leader Gary Burrill about the ongoing doctor crisis in Nova Scotia. 4000 more people have been added to the waiting list to get a family doctor. We speak with sociologist Dr. Karen Foster about the Ivany Report - she says there's more than one way to grow an economy. And we speak with Lydia Sorflaten with Citizens Against Burning of Tires about their efforts to shut down a tire burning project in the province. Dec 12, 2017, 03:36 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, December 12, 2017 Journalist Lezlie Lowe and Ecology Action Centre Wilderness Coordinator Raymond Plourde join us at the start of the show for this week's Power Lunch. We talk about the top news stories of the week. Dec 12, 2017, 03:34 PM
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. Dec 11, 2017, 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. Dec 11, 2017, 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. Dec 11, 2017, 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