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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 4, 2019 Spryfield Farmers Market Manager Patti Clark talks about they want to accomplish with a new wooden token program. Project leader Victoria Jeha reacts to $2.5 million in funding that will allow Digital Nova Scotia, in partnership with Bluedrop Receives, to help launch a skills for hire program. Jul 04, 2019, 02:42 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, September 16, 2019 It's time for Money Matters Ken Shea from The East Coast Credit Union. Today, Ken talks to us about the New First Time Home Buyers program. Yesterday at 02:51 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, September 16, 2019 “The number is horribly low”. That’s according to Cheyenne Jones, on the number of sex buyers arrested by the Halifax Police since 2013. Cheyenne joins us in studio to tell us more. Then, a sexual-assault complainant says the Halifax Police botched her case. To tell us more about this story, we’re joined by Emma Halpern, Executive Director of the Elizabeth Frye Society, and the complainant, Carrie Low. After that, we’re starting to rely on Artificial Intelligence for more and more. What about when it comes to our banking? Thomas Trappenberg joins us next to discuss the idea that Canada’s banks are starting to invest heavily in artificial intelligence (AI) to analyze customer behaviour and predict financial trends. Then, it’s film festival season! Joining us is Pamela Segger the Executive Director/Programmer of the Lunenburg Doc Fest to chat about the festival taking place Sept 19-22nd.  Yesterday at 02:45 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, September 16, 2019 The Police have closed an investigation into the death of a long-term care facility resident. There have been 60 deaths in care facilities across Canada in the last five years.  For reaction, we hear from Gary MacLeod, Chair, ACE Team. Then, the 87th conference for the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association is in Halifax right now. We speak to Pat Jones, the Executive Director of the IBTTA, who joins us in studio. Then, What have we become? And how did we get here? Those are the questions asked in Fred Peabody's new documentary The Corporate Coup d'Etat, in which corporations have taken over control of the U.S. political system. After that, new billboards depicting the grim reality of Boat Harbour - along with calls for Premier McNeil and the government to do something about it, have popped-up around Halifax. For more, we talk to Jill Graham Scanlan, President of the Friends of the Northumberland Strait. Yesterday at 02:41 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, September 16, 2019 A civilian employee of the RCMP has been accused of “spying”. How is this different than the Jefferey Delisle case?We ask Phil Gurski, Former CSIS Agent and President/CEO of Borealis Threat and Risk Consulting. Yesterday at 02:38 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, September 12, 2019 It's the Hour of Openness. The one time a week we open up the phone lines to you. Yesterday at 01:52 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, September 12, 2019 Heather Young is the Director of MurMur  - the film that kicks off the FIN - the Atlantic Film Festival during the Opening Gala, tonight at the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium. She joins us in studio to talk about her film. Some of us got our power back relatively fast. Others? Not so much. Doug Brannon is a Shelburne resident who has been powerless for more than 120 hours. We check in with Doug. Then, Steering the Federal election in the right direction. Dr. Michael Morden is a Research Director with Samara Research.  They’re recommending 9 non-partisan, evidence-based changes to address pressing and documented challenges facing Canadian Parliament. And, apologizing for the past. After a report on their founder, Dalhousie University has offered an apology to Black Nova Scotians. The report was led by Dal prof and Halifax Poet Laureate Dr. Afua Cooper - who joins the show.   Yesterday at 01:44 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, September 12, 2019 Thank YOU - for heeding the warning and taking #HurricaneDorian seriously. That’s the message from NS EMO. Their executive director, Paul Mason, joins us next. Then, it's all about giving people a helping hand. Kelly Regan is the Minister of Community Services. She joins the show to tell us how people can be reimbursed for food and medications. Yesterday at 01:40 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, September 12, 2019 The future of the city. Starting Sunday, The Art of City Building conference @AoCB2019 takes place at the Halifax Central Library. Paul McKinnon is the Executive Director of the Downtown Halifax Business Commission. He joins us next to give us a preview of the conference.   Yesterday at 01:40 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, September 11, 2019 It’s official! We’re going to the polls. Dr. Lori Turnbul, political scientist at Dalhousie comes on the show to talk about the key campaign issues, the importance of the youth vote, and more. And finally, even in 2019, few gay and queer athletes come out for fear of being stigmatized. We’re joined by Paul-Emile d'Entremont to talk about his documentary, Standing on the Line, which plays this Saturday, in Park Lane, at FIN. Yesterday at 11:38 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, September 11, 2019 2pm on Wednesday’s is the Municipal Matters hour on The Sheldon MacLeod Show. Today, Zane Woodford and Tim Bousquet join the show. Today, we’ll be Hurricane Dorian heavy, plus we’ll discuss the Federal election call, the anniversary of 9/11, and more. Yesterday at 11:36 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, September 11, 2019  In  Nova Scotia, the lasting image of Hurricane Dorian may be the fallen crane. Rebecca Carole is one of the residents displaced by the fallen crane on Saturday. We check in to see how she’s coping. Then, it’s an explosion, of sorts. The Halifax Pop explosion takes place Oct 23-26th. The full line-up for the music festival has been announced - and James Boyle, the Executive Director of the Halifax Pop Explosion, joins us on the show. Then, a Global Halifax news investigation has uncovered what appears to be immediate, life-threatening risk on some Nova Scotia construction sites. Elizabeth McSheffery with Global joins us next to talk about the story. And, the Federal election has officially been called. As Canadians prepare to head to the polls on October 21st - what will the tone of the election campaign sound like? We look to Howard Ramos, Political Sociologist at Dalhousie University for the answers.  Yesterday at 11:34 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, September 11, 2019 Looking for a job? Julieanne Ross Brooks is with Manpower Canada - and she joins the show to talk about a new report that suggests an active hiring climate being anticipated for Halifax. Yesterday at 11:33 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, September 10, 2019 For the final half hour of the show, we get an update on power outages and issues from NSP President and CEO Karen Hutt. We wrap up the show with Yarmouth Mayor Pam Mood on how the cleanup is going. Yesterday at 11:27 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, September 10, 2019 For the 2pm hour, we're joined by Luc Erjavec Vice-President, Atlantic Restaurants Canada, who talks about coping with power outages and food loss. Then, we hear from Dr. Simon Sherry. Today, September 10, is World Suicide Prevention Day. New Provincial Data Show Nova Scotia’s Biggest Patient Safety Issue. After that, we speak to Josh Robinson and Samim Aminzadah - the owners and founders of the Halifax-themed restaurants called Blowers & Grafton in Edmonton and Calgary. They join the show to tell us why they decided to make a Halifax themed restaurant, some of the menu items you can get there, and how it’s being received. And Tara Sloane is the co-host of Rogers Hometown Hockey. She joins the show to tell us about the Season 6 Tour schedule for Rogers Hometown Hockey, and unveil the communities they’ll be visiting this year, including Bedford NS. Yesterday at 11:26 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, September 10, 2019 It's time for Torque Tuesdays!  Filling in this week, Dave Giles, Transportation trades facilitator for NSCC joins the show to talk generators and inverters and inverter generators. After that, we're joined by Wayne Carter, the Executive Director of FIN to tell us about some of the special guests coming to Halifax this week for the Atlantic Film Festival. Them, Erica Fleck, Assistant Chief Community Risk Reduction & Logistics with HRFES joins us for an update.  Yesterday at 11:23 AM