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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
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, December 6, 2017 At the start of the show, we speak with United Way CEO Sarah Napier about Wake Up Halifax. The city-wide day of action tomorrow is encouraging Haligonians to volunteer and help eachother out. And we speak with Ken Wilson with the Amalgamated Transit Union to find out what he thinks about the Integrated Mobility Plan, which was passed yesterday by city council. Dec 06, 2017, 02:05 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, December 5, 2017 To start off the last half hour we chat with McInnes Cooper privacy lawyer David Fraser about net neutrality in Canada. And Aaron Wudrick, federal director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation tells us about their new campaign to end what they call a "tax grab" on liquor. Dec 05, 2017, 03:38 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, December 5, 2017 We speak with Stephen Boyd, who lost his hockey-player son Jordan after he collapsed on the ice in 2013. Today the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League apologized to them and introduced changes to improve player safety. Lesley Anderson, spokesperson with Ancestry.ca tells us about their Halifax Explosion Remembrance book to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. It's the first definitive searchable database of those killed in the disaster. Ontario-based student group has given Dalhousie University a D-grade when it comes to its sexual assault policy. We find out more from Our Turn chair Caitlin Salvino as well as Masuma Khan with the Dalhousie Student Union. And we speak with Captain Jamie Locke to find out what the Salvation Army is doing to get ready for Christmas. Dec 05, 2017, 03:14 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, December 5, 2017 At the top of the hour, we speak with Joan Baxter, author of The Mill: 50 Years of Pulp and Protest. She says Coles cancelled a book event this weekend because of pressure from the Northern Pulp Mill. We speak with Chris Camp with the Halifax Professional Firefighters Association about this year's annual Halifax Line of Duty Death service. Tomorrow they'll be honouring fallen firefighters from the Halifax Explosion. Lorne Gross, corporate lawyer and expert on Chinese cross-cultural negotiation and strategy weighs in on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's visit to China. And Kathy McNab with Adsum for Women and Children tells us about their toque campaign this month. They're selling hats to raise money for people without a home this winter. Dec 05, 2017, 02:25 PM