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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Maureen Googoo, editor of kukukwes.com, tells us about how a Nova Scotian judge sided with a Mi'kmaw band on a gas-storage project appeal in Alton. Sociology professor Howard Ramos gives us some advice on how to avoid being psychologically destroyed by your news feed in this age of political turmoil. And we're joined by musician Dame Alexander along with Chef Live Richard Julien to talk about music, food, and life. Jan 31, 2017, 03:24 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 22, 2017 We begin the second half of our show with Mark Furey, Minister of Labour Relations. We talk about the passing of Bill 148, which will see wage packages imposed on public sector workers in the province. We talk trash with "garbage police" Angela Taylor, who was newly appointed by the RCMP to keep an eye out for people littering or dumping garbage in the Lunenburg area. Opposition leader Jamie Baillie tells us what he thinks about the passing of Bill 148. He says those impacted will lose their right to fair collective bargaining. And we speak with NDP education spokesperson Claudia Chender about the province's early childhood education program. Today at 03:24 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 22, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with Jeremy White, founder and alesmith of Big Spruce Brewing. He says there's a lot of bureaucracy stifling the Nova Scotia craft beer industry - but things are slowly getting better. Howard Anglin, executive director of the Canadian Constitution Foundation, weighs in on beer freedom in Canada as well. Political science professor Peter McKenna joins us to chat about Donald Trump, foreign policy, Afghanistan, and what they all mean for Canada. And author Doug Simpson is trying to unravel the mystery of who Peggy's Cove was named after. He tells us more about his call to the public for information. Today at 02:59 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Halifax Regional Police are now working under a new contract. We speak with District 15 councillor Steve Craig about what this means. And PC critic Rob Moore discusses his concerns for proposed changes to our business tax system. He says they would make it harder for Nova Scotians to find a family doctor and make Canadian businesses uncompetitive. Today at 02:55 PM
Small Businesses The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 21, 2017 This week on Money Matters, we discuss tips on financing and running a small business with East Coast Credit Union CEO and president Ken Shea. Aug 21, 2017, 04:01 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 21, 2017 This week on Money Matters, we discuss tips on financing and running a small business with East Coast Credit Union CEO and president Ken Shea. Aug 21, 2017, 04:00 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 21, 2017 It's the first day of Halifax Transit's Moving Forward Together plan. We speak with Houssam Elokda, spokesperson for It's More Than Buses, to get his thoughts on changes to the city's bus routes. Fine art expert Rob Cowley will be in town tomorrow to look for undiscovered art that might be forgotten or overlooked. We speak with him to find out more about his national treasure hunt. Wayne Carter, executive director of the FIN Atlantic Film Festival, tells us about what's going on this year. The event kicks off next month. And we speak with Barbara Stead-Coyle, CEO of Muscular Dystrophy Canada about the death of Jerry Lewis. The renowned actor and advocate passed away yesterday morning. Aug 21, 2017, 04:00 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 21, 2017 After some recent data came out, concerns are being raised about solitary confinement in Nova Scotia prisons. At the start of our show we speak with sociologist Ardath Whynacht about if the practice is being abused by corrections. And labour lawyer Derek Brett joins us in the studio to discuss Donald Trump's 'revolving door' for White House staff. We get his thoughts on whether or not the POTUS will last the term. Aug 21, 2017, 03:56 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 21, 2017 Kevin Lacey, Atlantic director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, joins us in the studio for the hour to talk about what our tax money is being spent on in the province. We discuss pensions, gas regulations, and upgrades to the MacDonald Bridge bike ramp - among other things. Aug 21, 2017, 03:15 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 18, 2017 Happy Friday! We're talking beer and golf in the last half hour. Todd the Beer Dude joins us to give us all the latest in the beer world, and we talk about golf during Tee to Green with Todd and Jeff Bishop. Aug 18, 2017, 03:34 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 18, 2017 City council has approved a $7.2 million upgrade to the MacDonald Bridge bike ramp. We speak with Kelsey Lane of the Halifax Cycling Coalition to get her thoughts on the controversial decision. Defence analyst Ken Hansen weighs in on a new $5.2 billion contract awarded to a Canadian subsidiary of French defence giant Thales. The money will be used to fund Arctic offshore patrol ships and support vessels - but Hansen says they don't need it. We speak with world-renowned NASCAR racer Alex Tagliani about his career and health journey. He's in town for a race this weekend. And Arturo Gallo, content manager at Monster.ca, tells us about a new survey which shows that Maritimers feel like they're overworked. It reveals that one in five have left a job due to stress. Aug 18, 2017, 03:26 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 18, 2017 The Discovery Centre is celebrating the 2017 solar eclipse next week. We speak with Paul Heath of Astronomy Nova Scotia to find out more about the event. Dr. Linda Courey, senior director of the Nova Scotia Health Authority, tells us her thoughts on 60 Days, 60 Stories. The campaign is calling on the Nova Scotia Health Authority to bring about real change when it comes to Nova Scotia's mental healthcare system. And a new Hope Blooms program will deliver healthy food to Halifax seniors. We find out more from founder Jessie Jollymore. Aug 18, 2017, 03:23 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 18, 2017 In a month, students around the province will be heading back to school - but some people are still concerned about implications from the government's new pre-primary program. We chat with Lisa Davies of the Dartmouth Childhood Development Centre to see where she stance. And Gary Grant, national spokesperson for the National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco, is in town to speak about illegal cigarettes. We speak with him to find out more. Aug 18, 2017, 03:22 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 17, 2017 Yet another North Atlantic right whale has been found dead. We hear from biology professor Boris Worm about what this means for the species. And John Moore, voice of the Halifax Mooseheads is stepping down after 20 years of service. We speak with him about his life and career. Aug 17, 2017, 03:41 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 17, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with consumer advocate and Automall Network Car Buying CEO Viraf Baliwalla. He tells us how to avoid pitfalls when buying a car. Transit columnist Erica Butler discusses how rideshare can be a viable alternative to buses when it comes to rural transit. We continue the conversation about filling the gaps in rural transit with Chris Pelham, president of Bayrides Community Transport service. And Tim Fedak from the Fundy Geological Museum tells us about their upcoming Nova Scotia Gem and Mineral Show in Parrsboro. Aug 17, 2017, 03:41 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 17, 2017 Psychologist, author and founder of Leader Development Todd Leader joins us in the studio for the first half hour to discuss mental health. He tells us about his role in 60 Stories, 60 Days, a new campaign aiming to shed light on a lack of mental health resources in the province. Right-wing media website Rebel Media is losing staff fast. We speak with rabble.ca writer John Miller about why the site may be trying to distance themselves from extremists. And we finish off the hour with Susan Letson, who tells us about this year's annual Lighthouse Awareness Art and Craft Show to raise money for the Medway Head Lighthouse. Aug 17, 2017, 02:42 PM