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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, November 23, 2017 We start of our second hour with NSCC business professor Ed McHugh to discuss the history of Black Friday, and why it's happening in Canada. It turns out Haligonians are some of the worst drivers in Canada - Halifax ranked 93 out of 93 in a new safe driving study. We find out more from Allstate agent Matther Conrad. Hundreds of NSCC students are participating in Challenge Nova Scotia, where they'll tackle social problems facing the province. NSCC president Don Bureau tells us more. And to finish off the hour we speak with Andrew Gregg, who produced Skinhead, a documentary about a Toronto man's life in a white supremacy hate group. Nov 23, 2017, 02:34 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, December 15, 2017 We finish today's show off with Angela Saunders and Lisa Rudderham of Higher Learning.  Dec 15, 2017, 03:17 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, December 15, 2017 PC Leadership Convention Co-Chair Chris d'Entremont joins us at 2 o'clock to chat with us about the timing and process for choosing the next PC leader. President of the Halifax Professional Firefighters Association talks with us about a new fire contract being ratified. We then look at Christmas from a minimalist perspective and about gifting experiences instead of possessions with Julie Sims. Todd the Beer Dude wraps up this hour with the Maritime Beer Report. Dec 15, 2017, 03:00 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, December 15, 2017 At the top of the hour we chat with Karen Theriault  of Feed Nova Scotia and Darren Czech with the Cherubini Group about the 16th annual campaign for Feed Nova Scotia. Project Manager of Ceasefire Halifax Mel Lucas then talks with us about the future for the violence interrupter program. Executive Director of the Canadian Sea Turtle Network says jellyfish fishing is having an impact on the endangered sea turtle population. She gives us more detail. Michael McCluskey then chats with us about the new Star Wars film, The Last Jedi. No spoilers, we promise! Dec 15, 2017, 02:09 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, December 15, 2017 Global News reporter Natasha Pace talks with us about the Christopher Garnier Murder trial. We then here from Rebecca Moore about her friend Delilah Saunders who is not eligible for a liver transplant because of her struggle with alcohol.   Dec 15, 2017, 02:07 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, December 14, 2017 Christopher Reynolds and Whitney Moran join us in the studio to tell us about their new book East Coast Crafted: The Essential Guide to the Beers, Breweries and Brewpubs of Atlantic Canada. And to finish off the show we speak with bad breath doctor Harold Katz about five holiday foods that can kill your breath. Dec 14, 2017, 03:41 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, December 14, 2017 We open our phone lines this hour to hear what's on your mind. Dec 14, 2017, 03:40 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, December 14, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with PC party member Rob Batherson about how to build a more inclusive PC party. Erna Van Duren with the University of Guelph's school of hospitality, food and tourism management tells us about the food forecast for 2018. We find out how you can sponsor someone in need for the holidays from Colleen Ritchie with Shelter Nova Scotia. And Nova Scotia Green Party leader Thomas Trappenberg says there's a huge missed opportunity in the province's plan for legalized marijuana. We speak with him to find out more. Dec 14, 2017, 03:20 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, December 14, 2017 Community groups in Nova Scotia are looking for real social assistance change. We speak with Fiona Traynor with Dalhousie Legal Aid and North End Community Health Centre social worker Megan MacBride to find out more. And Kevin Lacey, Atlantic director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation reacts to a new vote from council on raising taxes for homeowners. Dec 14, 2017, 02:00 PM
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. Dec 13, 2017, 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. Dec 13, 2017, 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. Dec 13, 2017, 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. Dec 13, 2017, 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