The Sheldon MacLeod Show
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, February 17, 2017 For the last half hour, we're joined by business executive, broadcaster, and former Much Music VJ Denise Donlon. She reflects on her career in the ever-changing media industry. Feb 17, 2017, 03:49 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, February 17, 2017 Urban planner and columnist Tristan Cleveland weighs in on a potential solution for Halifax's snowy sidewalks. Emily Huttem-Eisses from ARK Outreach tells us about the Coldest Night of the Year walk to raise money and awareness for people experiencing homelessness. NEWS 95.7 reporter Chris Halef tells us about the upcoming UFC event in Halifax. And while Todd the Beer Dude is away, we welcome Matthew Small from Drink N Brew to the Maritime Beer Report. Feb 17, 2017, 03:33 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, February 17, 2017 Ken Wilson from the local Amalgamated Transit Union discusses the recent murder of a Winnipeg bus driver and what that might mean for local drivers. Rowan Walker tells us about a music night tonight to raise money for the refugee clinic. Disability advocate and Paralympian Rick Hansen tells us about how his foundation is funding projects across Canada as part of their Access4All initiative. And Laura Simpson, director of Make.Do.Camp is calling for workshop track ideas and co-leaders for this year's adult educational camp. Feb 17, 2017, 03:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, February 17, 2017 Canadian women are being sent to prison because they can't afford small fines. We speak with Senator Kim Pate about this issue. And Global Maritimes legislative reporter Marieke Walsh tells us about the teachers' strike and the rally at the legislature. Feb 17, 2017, 03:01 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, February 16, 2017 We speak with Paralympics athlete Pamela LeJean about the #fastandfemale initiative that aims to get more girls into sports. And Jacq Hixson-Vulpe tells us about a workshop today and tomorrow that promotes creating safe workspaces for transgender employees. Feb 16, 2017, 03:42 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, February 16, 2017 We speak with Bryn Jones-Vaillancourt about climate action - or lack thereof - in Nova Scotia. Andy LeBlanc, director of policy and communications at Elections NS, tells us about how they're collaborating with First Nations groups in the next general election. Tony Rodgers from Halifax Search and Rescue talks about ice safety this winter. And Mi'kmaq historian Dan Paul discusses the postumous pardoning of Grand Chief Sylliboy. Feb 16, 2017, 03:17 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, February 16, 2017 Kevin Lacey, Atlantic director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, joins us at the top of the hour to discuss teachers and tolling. Meghan MacDonald joins us to talk about the issue of sexual harassment in the restaurant industry in Halifax. Automotive journalist David Booth joins us live from 2017 Canadian International Auto Show. And Donna Davies, a filmmaker with Ruby Tree Films, tells us about a new grant to help with the production of marijuana documentary Cannabis Crusaders. Feb 16, 2017, 03:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, February 16, 2017 We speak with Dartmouth East MLA Andrew Younger about the ongoing dispute between the teachers and the province. And end-of-life planner Roxanne Walsh tells us about a seminar tonight about doing death better - a subject nobody wants to talk about. Feb 16, 2017, 03:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, February 15, 2017 For the last half hour, we speak with TV producer Geoff D'Eon. He tells us about Body Language Decoded, a documentary that focuses on non-verbal communication. Feb 15, 2017, 03:38 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Zane Woodford from the Halifax Metro and Trevor Adams from Halifax Magazine join us in the studio for Municipal Matters. We discuss teachers, snow clearing, accessibility, and more. Feb 15, 2017, 03:21 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Christopher Maule, professor emeritus at Carleton University, talks about how the media industry is dying - and the government can't help. Ross Haynes tells us about his new appointment as New Senior Fellow with the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies. Disability advocate Paul Vienneau discusses making the city more accessible during the winter months. And Const. Dianne Penfound gives us some tips for sidewalk safety in the winter. Feb 15, 2017, 02:39 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Labour lawyer Derek Brett joins us to weigh in on the potential long-term effects of the situation between teachers and the province. And Dr. Trevor Arnason, medical officer with Health for Halifax, talks about how three cases of the measles have been confirmed in Halifax. Feb 15, 2017, 02:25 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 14, 2017 We speak with Paul MacKinnon of the Downtown Halifax Business Commission about how Big Day has been postponed because of the weather. And Denise MacIsaac has worked in hair removal for 30 years. She's looking to start a support group for women suffering from PCOS. Feb 14, 2017, 03:40 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 14, 2017 At the top of the hour we speak with 211 director Mike Myette. He tells us about how the phone service is being expanded to target millennials. District 13 councillor Matt Whitman calls hour HRM for not towing vehicles stuck in snowbanks during yesterday's storm. Dr. Henry Bishop tells us about Rhythms of Life, a "musical documentary" to shed light on aspects of history you might not know about. And Chef Live Richard Julien re-joins us to talk about food, music and life. Feb 14, 2017, 03:21 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 14, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with Todd Leader from Leader Development and Margaret Murray from the Canadian Mental Health Association. They tell us about an upcoming event to call for changes to the province's mental health system. Food distribution professor Sylvain Charlebois talks about why Tim Horton's Roll Up the Rim to Win is so successful. And Halifax spokesperson Tiffany Chase updates us on snow removal following yesterday's storm. Feb 14, 2017, 03:20 PM