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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, November 18, 2019 It's Monday. Time for Money Matters. Today, we're joined by Rae Tench who tells us how to make the best use of your financial planner/advisor. Yesterday at 03:09 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, November 18, 2019 What is WExit and how should the federal government approach this issue? Martha Hall Findlay is the President and CEO of the Canada West Foundation. She joins the show to help explain what’s happening out west. Then, we hear from Silver Donald Cameron about The Green Interview Webcast on Ripple FX. It's a six-week series of discussions of existing Green Interviews hosted by Cameron, co-hosted in the first instance by Jo-Ann Roberts, Interim Leader of the federal Green Party. After that, what you need to know about women behind bars. The Conviction is a documentary that focuses on the women who are being victimized, marginalized and criminalized in our society. One of the directors, Ariella Phalke, and a former guard, Tanya Bignell, join the show. We wrap the hour with Faye Edwards and her son Bryce, are are looking for donations of men's socks and gloves for their Hats, Mitts and Gloves Campaign.     Yesterday at 02:47 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, November 18, 2019 Paul Jenkinson is a Nova Scotia Senior who is set to end his 30-day hunger strike for Climate Change. Then, pushed out of the city. Sheri Lecker is the Executive Director of Adsum House for Women. They’re presenting a screening of the film Push tomorrow at Carbon Arc Cinema. The film investigates why we can’t afford to live in our own cities anymore, and there's a panel discussion to follow. After that, now that Street Checks have been banned - what happens next? Beyond Street Checks: A Community Conversation - takes place tonight at the Halifax North Library. Marcus James with 902 Man Up joins us. And Captain Jamie Locke is the Divisional Secretary for Public Relations and Development for the Salvation Army – who are launching their 129th Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign.  Yesterday at 02:42 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, November 18, 2019 What is going on at Bryony House? The shelter has been closed for months following damage from Hurricane Dorian. Colleen Coffey is the Executive VP of PSAC Atlantic - and the workers there have a different idea of what’s going on. Yesterday at 02:39 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, November 15, 2019 Kymberly Franklin, Senior Legal Counsel at the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission - and is one of the panelists for Beyond Street Checks: A Community Conversation - taking place at the Halifax North Memorial Library this Monday at 6:30. Now that street checks have been banned, what happens next? And what is the NSHRC’s role? Nov 15, 2019, 02:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, November 15, 2019 The Wait is Over – Cheers to Beers on Quinpool  is now open. Brian Titus with Garrison Brewing unveils new Taproom in Halifax!  We wrap the week with Halifax Mayor Mike Savage. His state of the municipality address was today. Did he mention the stadium? What is his vision for HRM? Nov 15, 2019, 02:37 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, November 15, 2019 Jo-Ann Roberts is the Interim Leader of the Green Party. Is Canada missing the boat on huge auto industry investment? Then, Clarence Stevens is a Biologist with Turtle Patrol Nova Scotia. The conservation group is urging people to be on the lookout for baby snapping turtles during this year's unusually late hatching season. After that, we speak to Kirby Williams. To continue supporting scholars like Kirby, the Metro Care & Share Society is appealing to the generosity of Nova Scotians. And it's Beer o'clock with Todd the Beer Dude and the Maritime Beer Report. Nov 15, 2019, 02:36 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, November 15, 2019  Brittany Keough is a relationship manager with Home Instead Senior Care. She's asking for people to Give the Gift of Love to a Deserving Senior this Holiday Season. Then, we speak to Diane Kelderman, CEO of the Nova Scotia Co-operative Council. She was the one who booked US President Barack Obama. After that, we speak to Dr Lori Turnbull, Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Dalhousie. How long does she think this minority parliament will last? And Moshe Lander is a sports economist at Concordia University. Is this a stadium deal that will bring council back to support Schooner Sport and Entertainment? Nov 15, 2019, 02:34 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, November 14, 2019 Float on? A houseboat on a Dartmouth Lake has people talking. Does this sort of thing need to be regulated, or can anyone put a houseboat on the water?  We ask Deputy Mayor and District 6 councillor, Tony Mancini. And finally, looking for seasonal work this holiday season? You’ll also have to look out for scams. Kristin Matthews is a Marketing & Communications Specialist with BBB Atlantic. She’ll give us tips on how to identify seasonal scams. Nov 14, 2019, 01:56 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, November 14, 2019 2-3pm is the Hour of Openness on the SMS. Time to take your calls: 902-405-6000 or 1-877-801-8255   Nov 14, 2019, 01:54 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, November 14, 2019 Residents and business helping the RCMP through C.A.P.T.U.R.E. aka Community Assisted Policing Through Use of Recorded Evidence. The new system started in Red Deer in July...and it’s expanding. Is this a good thing? We ask Privacy Lawyer with McInnes Cooper, David Fraser. Then, Barack Obama left his mark in Halifax last night. Quentrel Provo got to attend the meet and greet with 44th US President Barack Obama. He shares his experience with us. After that, getting home early to enjoy the holidays. A petition is being circulated to legislate stores to close at 4pm on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. How likely is this, and what would the impact on business be? We ask marketing guru Ed McHugh. And finally, students in two Nova Scotia high schools are receiving a virtual glimpse into the lives of former residents of the Nova Scotia Home for Colored Children. Former resident of the home, Tony Smith, joins us to tell us more.  Nov 14, 2019, 01:53 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, November 14, 2019 Dangerous mines? Margaretta Sander with Sustainable Northern Nova Scotia. @SUNNS902 has requested a moratorium on new mines. Margaretta explains why. Then Gary Burill joins us to talk about the passing of former NDP MLA Gordie Gosse. Nov 14, 2019, 01:43 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Professor David Wachsmuth is the Canada Research Chair in Urban Governance who reflects on a Report on Short-term Rentals in Halifax. And finally, Mohammed Al-Hamdani, PhD, is the Executive Director of Smoke-Free Nova Scotia. Statistics call into question the efficacy of vaping as a smoking cessation device, instead it becomes a nicotine replacement device.  Nov 13, 2019, 02:39 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Wednesday from 2-3 is when we have our Municipal Matters panel on the SMS. Today we're joined by Tim Bousquet and Philip Croucher. They talk about Don Cherry, Obama in Halifax, "listening" by Schooner Sports and Entertainment regarding a potential stadium, Special constables found guilty, short term rentals, Philip's book, Tim's podcast, and more.  Nov 13, 2019, 02:38 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Lonely and Hungry. According to a new report from Food Banks Canada released today called Hunger Count 2019, almost half of all food bank visits were made by people who live alone. Over 4 million Canadians live alone today, and that number could exceed 5 million in just a few years. The Food Professor Sylvain Charlebois discusses this with us. Then we're joined by Dr. Donald Abelson, the Inaugural ECN Capital Chair in Canada-US Relations at St. Francis Xavier University, to discuss the U.S. impeachment process and what it means. After that, we hear from Lynn Rotin, the Chair of the Atlantic Jewish Film Festival, that runs November 21-24. We wrap the hour with Tim Houston, the Nova Scotia Opposition Leader. The Progressive Conservative Caucus prevails at Nova Scotia Court of Appeal: one step closer to learning secret management fees for the Nova Scotia-Maine Ferry.  Nov 13, 2019, 02:36 PM