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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, May 18, 2017 We open our show with Jackie Stevens, executive director of Avalon Sexual Assault Centre. She tells us about the results of their sexual assault awareness survey they sent out to the different parties. And Charlotte Kiddell from the Canadian Federation of Students Nova Scotia chapter has some survey results too about what candidates are going to do for Nova Scotian students. May 18, 2017, 03:31 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 16, 2018 For the final half hour of the show, we talk to Barbara Adams, PC MLA for Cole Harbour-Eastern Passage. With a new school year just around the corner, what the fate of two Cole Harbour high schools remains uncertain. We wrap up the show with Liam O'Rourke with Lakecity Employment Services to give us an update on their Tiny Home Lottery fundraiser.     Aug 16, 2018, 04:13 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 16, 2018 It's our Open Hour, or, as we call it this week, the hour of openess. It's an hour of nonsense. Aug 16, 2018, 03:53 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 16, 2018 For our 1pm hour, we talk to Wayne Carter with FIN. The Halifax film festival has announced their lineup. We get a preview from Wayne. Then, we speak to Alec Stratford, Executive Director/Registrar the Nova Scotia College of Social Workers. He says that “The safety of children and families in Nova Scotia remains compromised by a lack of adequate system resources to accommodate the demands." He explains what that means when he sits down with Sheldon. After that, we speak to Darren Porter, Spokesmen for the Fundy United Federation. Now that Emera has backed away from their involvement in a controversial turbine in the Bay of Fundy, what’s next? We wrap the hour Margaret Brigley, President and COO of Corporate Research Associates. Consumer confidence and satisfaction with City Council continues to be favourable in Halifax. We'll get all the details from Maragaret. Aug 16, 2018, 03:53 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 16, 2018 Happy Thursday! We start today's show with Patricia Hughes, Manager of Planning & Scheduling at Halifax Transit. With new changes coming How will it improve things for users? And what's up with those big bus ticket? Then we talk to Sarah Sawler, author of 100 Things You Don’t Know About Atlantic Canada (for Kids) joins us to read a few passages from her book, and give us some great getaway ideas. Aug 16, 2018, 03:44 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 15, 2018 For the final half hour of the show, we talk to John Lutz Chair, Department of History University of Victoria about the removal of the John A MacDonald statue, and what he thinks should be done with it. What kind of lessons can we take from the statue being taken down. We wrap the show with automotive writer for Motormouth.ca, Dave Booth, about Tesla and its future. Aug 15, 2018, 04:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 15, 2018 It's Wednesay! It's 2pm! You know what that means...it's time for Municipal Matters! On the M&M panel this week, Tim Bousquet with the Halifax Examiner, and freelancer, author, and j-school instructor, Lezlie Lowe, Aug 15, 2018, 04:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 15, 2018 For the 1pm hour, we talk to Dennis Wright who had solar panels installed on his home. Nova Scotia homeowners can now save money on their electricity bills by installing solar photovoltaic systems on their homes through the SolarHomes program. Dennis will share his experience with solar panels. Then, we speak to Denise Peterson Rafuse. The doctor in her area is leaving, and while there's a replacement lined up, the doctor's patients still have to go on the provincial waiting list. Denise is one of those patients, and she has MS. Has she gotten anywhere with her search for a new GP? After that, we talk to Michael Karanicolas with The Right to Know Coalition about how snooping harms us all, following the Sobeys’ Pharmacist and the breach of public trust. We wrap the hour with Justice Minister, Mark Furey, discussing Cannabis Advertising/Education and reaction to Fredericton shooting and Restorative Justice Workers Strike. Aug 15, 2018, 04:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Happy Wednesday! We start today's show talking about the local news of the day, and testing out our new phone system live on air! Then, we talk to Geoff Stewart, President of the Nova Scotia Federation of Municipalities. Federal tax changes will make it unaffordable for some people to offer for local government across the province. Aug 15, 2018, 04:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 14, 2018 For the last half hour of the show, we talk to NDP MP Dave Wilson as the NDP are organizing a public event celebrating first responders on August 18th. Aug 15, 2018, 11:15 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 14, 2018 For the 2pm hour, we speak to Kevin Chapman, director of partnerships and finance with Doctors Nova Scotia. We'll talk to him about doctor recruitment, wait lists, and the process for getting off the list. Then we talk to Stuart MacLean, CEO of the Worker's Compensation Board, to discuss the release of their annual report. After that, we talk to Aaron Wudrick with the Canadian Taxpayers Federation about the shipbuilding boondoggle, high taxes, and cheap beer. We wrap the hour with Pastor Paul Jensen who talks about public grief and the ways people memorialize strangers through flowers, gifts and song. Aug 14, 2018, 03:13 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 14, 2018 For the 1pm hour, we talk to Retired Royal Canadian Navy Commander Ken Hansen about the Federal shipbuilding program. A government adviser warns it's being poorly managed and lacks oversight. Then, we speak to Carrie Ernst, Executive Director of Independent Living Nova Scotia's Hotelworx program. We hear that participants are excelling at work placements. After that, we chat with Dave Clearwater of Hands on Halifax about the group's future after a recent tool theft. We wrap the hour with Mathew A Sears, an Associate professor of classics and ancient history at the University of New Brunswick. In his opinion, removing statues of controversial historical figures doesn’t erase them from history—because recording history simply isn’t the function of statues. Aug 14, 2018, 02:52 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 14, 2018 It's Tuesday, which means we start the show with a hearty Power Lunch! On today's PL panel, we're joined by from school board member Dave Wright, and Jack 92.9 promotions coordinator, Bronte James.     Aug 14, 2018, 02:52 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 13, 2018 It's time for Money Matters with Ken Shea, President and CEO of the East Coast Credit Union. Today, Ken talks to us about preparing for your child going to school, and post secondary education. Aug 13, 2018, 03:50 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 13, 2018 For the 2pm hour, we start with Tressa Haney of Advocating Parents of Nova Scotia, about housing rights for physically disabled persons. Then, we speak to Adam Davies, who wrote an editorial about re-engaging on education. Then, former councillor Dawn Sloane joins us to advocate for second thought to be used in the city's plans to make Gottingen Street a bus corridor. We wrap the hour with Dr. Jeff Goodall, from the Sunnyview Animal Hospital. We'll talk about water being off-limits at Lake Banook in Dartmouth after two blue-green algae blooms were discovered. Aug 13, 2018, 03:20 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 13, 2018 For the 1pm hour, we talk to RC Shaw, Author of Louisbourg or Bust: A Surfer’s Wild Ride Down Nova Scotia’s Drowned Coast. Then, we talk to Lisa Blackburn, Councilor Dist 14, about getting the boot. After she got booted after parking downtown, is this enforcement or blackmail? After that we speak to Erica Butler, Transit Columnist, about bus passes and social assistance:why the stigma? Plus, we discuss bus corridors proposed for Gottingen. We wrap the hour with Sean Holman, a Mount Royal University journalism Professor. When a plane was stolen, Seattle officials promptly told the public. That wouldn’t be the case in Canada, expert says. Aug 13, 2018, 03:15 PM