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The Sheldon MacLeod Show
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30-1:30 We start the show with executive director of the Halifax Cycling Coalition, Kelsey Lane, to talk about bike lanes. Laurel Schut and Lindsay Clowes, co-foudners of FOUND Forgotten Food, tell us about their new initiative. Transit columnist Erica Butler talks to us about why we need to make this the year of planning for bikes. Halifax artist William Robinson chats with us about how he was one of the five Canadians short-listed for the Sobey Art Award. Jun 02, 2016, 01:26 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 17 2018 For the final half hour of the show, we talk to Scott Armstrong, Conservative candidate Cumberland Colchester who reacts to the Prime Minister’s announcement. Dan LeRoy Fraser Institute and associate professor of agricultural economics at the University of Lethbridge.  With Canadian milk in NAFTA crosshairs, Australia is proof consumers and farmers can benefit from phasing out supply management. Today at 03:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 17 2018 For our 2pm hour, we talk to Oliver Javanpour. The Ottawa resident, alongside a retired military engineer, are flying across Canada in a vintage Stinson 108 aircraft to honour the service and sacrifice of Canada’s Veterans and to raise funds and awareness for Wounded Warriors Canada. Then we chat with Ian Culbert, Executive Director of the Canadian Public Health Association, who say they're encouraged by call for decriminalization of drugs. Then, we speak to Patricia Cuttell Busby with the North End Business Association about Agricola Street getting a makeover in spring 2019. What’s the plan and will the public have input? After that we speak to Marketing guru Ed McHugh about what he witnessed regarding the armed robbery today. Then we speak to Joe MacDonald, Barney’s River Fire Chief, about the Highway 104 expansion announcement finally made today. We wrap the hour with Gerard James Halfyard who was turned away from protesting about Northern Pulp at the Highway announcement. Today at 03:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 17 2018 We start our 1pm hour with Sherry Nigro from the Nature Conservancy of Canada about how to get your kids away from the screens this summer. Then we speak to UPEI Polic Sci professor Peter McKenna Trump and Putin and the reaction. What should we make of it, and will anything come of it? After that, we talk to Graham Brownlie, past President of the Atlantica Party, about the party still fighting their suspension under the Elections Act. We wrap the hour with Dave Wright, former school board member/chair. There's a call out for applicants to serve on the Provincial Advisory Committee for Education. What should you consider if you want to apply? Today at 03:53 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 17 2018 It's Tuesday! That means it's time for our Power Lunch! On the PL Panel this week, Michelle Porter with Souls Harbour Rescue Mission, and News 95.7 Reporter Matthew Moore. Today at 03:53 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, July 16 2018 Every Monday at 3pm, it's our Money Matters segment with Ken Shea, President and CEO East Coast Credit Union. This week's topic: Using Credit wisely. Jul 16, 2018, 03:43 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, July 16 2018 Dana Larsen is a Canadian author, politician and cannabis legalization activist. we'll talk cannabis culture and societal stigma. Then, we chat with Chris Henderson of the High Life Social Club - Recreational cannabis versus medicinal: should the laws treat each user differently?  After that, we talk to Janet Hazelton with the NSNU about a program to help RNs become nurse practitioners. We wrap the hour with Kevin Guptell to chat about the Hantsport Music Festival is this weekend. Jul 16, 2018, 03:43 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, July 16 2018 Jason MacLean is the President of the NSGEU. He joins us in studio for a discussion on many topics, including a new program that will cover salaries of up to 10 RNs as they pursue studies to become nurse practitioners. Then we chat with Barb Powers, a Marketing/Finance expert at NSCC, about cannabis marketing and how we will find our way forward in a 4-20 future?  Then we talk to Margie Wade, Friends of Long Beach, Big Lake, Lower East Chezzetcook. She wants the minister of environment to help with the breach in a seawall. Jul 16, 2018, 03:43 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, July 16 2018 El Jones is the chair of Mount Saint Vincent University women’s studies program. We'll talk to her about a federal court judge setting aside a Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) decision to deport Abdoul Abdi.  We also discuss the most recent Chase the Ace prize making news. Has the treatment of the winner been unfair? Jul 16, 2018, 03:43 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 13 2018 We finish the work week with the Bishop Brothers, Todd and Jeff, for their golf segment, Tee to Green. This week on the show, how that little golf ball you use could make a big difference in your game. Jeff joins us from the heart of Manhattan. Jul 13, 2018, 04:03 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 13 2018 Ivan Higgins creates magical concrete sculptures that are displayed at Cosby’s Garden Center near Liverpool. Then we talk to Jean-Marc Picard, Executive Director of Atlantic Truckers Association. With Alberta implementing mandatory truck driver training, should we do the same here? After that, we welcome Liam O’Rourke to the studio. He's the Executive Director of Lake City Works, and he'll tell us about their new fundraiser and awareness campaign, the Tiny Home Lottery. We wrap the hour with Todd the Beer Dude and the Maritime Beer Report.    Jul 13, 2018, 03:58 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 13 2018 Union Duke is a folk/country/rock band out of Toronto that's playing multiple dates in Nova Scotia this summer, including this Sunday at the Carleton. We speak to Matt Warry-Smith from the band about the shows, life on the road, and the Canadian music scene. Then, we welcome Jody Godin, creator of Atlantic Canada’s first cat café, the Lily Pad Cat Lounge. After that, we speak to the Food Professor, Sylvain Charlebois. He's a professor in Food Distribution and Policy, Faculties of Management and Agriculture at Dalhousie University. As Tim Hortons Rolls up the Rim in China, what does this tell us about the focus of the company in the face of falling Canadian support? We wrap the hour with Dann Alexander with Frogsong Productions. He's applauding A&W's move to introduce a vegan burger. What does it mean to give up animal products?  Jul 13, 2018, 03:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 13 2018 Myrna Gillis is the CEO of Aqualitas, which recently became the first Canadian licensed producer of cannabis to achieve status as Clean Green Certified. Then we speak to Nicole Krebes.  After 5 years of construction the gates to the BernArt art maze will open on August 30th. Jul 13, 2018, 03:50 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 12 2018 For the last half hour of the show, we talk to Noah Moritt who is working on his PhD in folklore at the Memorial University of Newfoundland. We talk to him about investigating the story behind the Shag Harbour UFO. Tammy Martin, MLA for Cape Breton Centre and NDP Health Care Spokesperson talks about her thoughts on the Health Authority Board Meetings being open to the public.  Jul 12, 2018, 04:10 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 12 2018 Our Open Hour continues as we speak to Dave Meldrum, division chief with Halifax Fire as we get live updates on the brush fire in Hemlock Ravine. We also talk to Stephen Cooke, Arts reporter with The Chronicle Herald about some of the musical acts playing at the Jazz Fest last night.   Jul 12, 2018, 04:10 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 12 2018 We do two consecutive open hours, or, one 2-hour block of open hours...either way, we did 2 hours of call ins with random guests dropping in. One such guest, Steven Kerzner, the puppet master of Ed the Sock. He talked to us about the state of TV today, and how people are more into being negative than positive.  Jul 12, 2018, 04:10 PM