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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, March 20, 2019 For the final half hour of the show, we speak to Liberal MP for Central Nova, Sean Fraser about the budget, and answering questions on new investments and initiatives. We wrap the show with Rob Moore, Conservative Shadow Minister for Atlantic Canada. He shares his budget concerns from the opposition party. Today at 04:06 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, March 20, 2019 It's Tuesday! It's 2pm! That means it's time for Municipal Matters! On the panel today, the publisher of The Halifax Examiner Tim Bousquet & Weekend Editor of Halifax Today, Victoria Walton.  Today at 04:05 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, March 20, 2019 For the 1pm hour, it's March Break! So we talk to Milo Misseri, a supervisor and Game Boss at the Board Room Game Cafe about March Break events they have going on this week. After that, we talk to Clinton Wilkins, a Sr. Mortgage Advisor, about how the budget make it easier for some Canadians to buy a house? Then, we talk to DAL Dentistry student, Brandon Doucet, who wonders why don’t we have universal dental care? We wrap the hour with Bill Van Gorder, National CARP Board Member & Senior Spokesperson CARP Nova Scotia. He says the Federal Budget is a win for Canada’s Seniors. Today at 03:57 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Sheldon tries to start today's show talking about the Federal Budget, but is shouted down by the opposition. Then, we hear from Howard Ramos, Associate Dean of Research in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Dalhousie University. He takes a look at the Federal budget through a sociologists lens. Today at 03:53 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 19, 2019 For the last half hour of the show, we speak to Allison Bodnar, CEO of the Pharmacy Association of Nova Scotia, about access to healthcare - Concerns are Rising in Nova Scotia: New Study. We finish the show with Danny Hennigar. He's a former tour guide and expert on Oak Island. He joins us to remember Dan Blankenship.  Mar 19, 2019, 04:49 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 19, 2019 For the 2pm hour, we speak to Chris Parsons, Provincial Coordinator with the NS Health Coalition. Nurses are being told they can’t book off vacations this summer because of staffing shortages. Chris responds to this in light of the Health minister saying there is no nursing shortage in the province. After that we hear from Dr. Simon Sherry, a clinical psychologist in the department of psychology and neuroscience at Dalhousie University. A new study shows perfectionism is rising, but the pursuit of perfection can be deadly. Then, we hear from Donna Lugar. Some experts are saying it’s not appropriate to give a course of antibiotics over suspected lyme disease. Lugar contracted the disease. She shares her thoughts with the show. We wrap the hour with outdoor enthusiast Tony Rodgers about gun control and the issue of violence. What are the appropriate steps governments should take?  Mar 19, 2019, 04:48 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 19, 2019 For the 1pm hour, we speak to councillor Shawn Cleary about Sir Sandford Flemming Park being sold: should HRM buy the piece of land it's on? We're also joined by Judy Robinson, a Reserve Road resident and member on the board of the NS Nature Trust for her take on the park. Then, we speak to Moshe Lander, Concordia University Economist specializing in the world of professional sports to talk about the group looking to set up a CFL Stadium in Halifax looking to get federal funding. After that, it's Torque Tuesdays! Evan Williams is a freelance automotive writer - you can find his work at AutoTrader.ca, Wheels.ca, and Autoguide.com - find him on twitter @EvanWritesCars. He joins the show to talk cars with Sheldon. We wrap the hour with Jay Aron Roy from Cape and Cowl Collectibles. What’s up during March Break? Mar 19, 2019, 04:44 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 19, 2019 It's Tuesday! That means it's time for a Power Lunch! On the panel today, political cartoonist Michael deAdder and freelance journalist Sandra Hannebohm, from the Objective News Agency.  Mar 19, 2019, 04:07 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 18, 2019 It's Monday afternoon, which means it's time for Money Matters. Today, Rae Tench fills in for Ken Shea, and he's talking about Retirement Savings. Mar 18, 2019, 04:32 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 18, 2019 For the 2pm hour, we hear from Scott Taylor, Editor Esprit des Corps magazine about the shootings in New Zealand, inciting violence, and is this the “end of ISIS”? Then, we speak to Dr. Jeff Goodall, a Veterinarian with Sunnyview Animal Hospital in Bedford. Someone told Sheldon you can get the flu from your dog. Sheldon has decided to get to the bottom of it. After that, we hear from Al Hattie from Redneck Craft Creations. The Dartmouth artist is the maker of the Gord Downie artwork currently sitting in city hall’s Reconciliation Space. We wrap up the hour with NSPC MLA Alana Paon about incomplete Frost Loss applications, and the news that they will still be processed.  Mar 18, 2019, 04:21 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 18, 2019 For the 1pm hour, we welcome Privacy Lawyer with McInnes Cooper,David Fraser, to the show. He discusses the case he was involved in regarding Human Rights Case over Accessible Washrooms.  Then, we hear from Max Chauvin, General Manager of the Zatzman Sportsplex about activities happening there this March Break. We wrap the hour with Laurie Mosher, clinical leader of the IWK Regional Poison Centre. She talks to us about Edible Cannabis and liquid nicotine - and how they could change the way you think about poison. Mar 18, 2019, 04:17 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 18, 2019 For the start of today's show, Sheldon and Matt chat about the Federal budget, and what it means to own a gun. Then, we talk to Cindy MacIsaac - the Director of Direction 180 in Halifax.  More support is coming for Nova Scotians living with opioid use disorder through an agreement that will help stabilize programs and services and improve wait times for those who need treatment. Mar 18, 2019, 04:12 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, March 15, 2019 Time for Higher Learning with Angela Rudderham and Lisa Saunders from Bridgeway Academy. Today, they discuss strategies to help students de-escalate. Mar 15, 2019, 03:14 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, March 15, 2019 For the 2pm hour, we speak to Dustin Woods, Associate Editor for Autotrader.ca about the Tesla Model Y announcement. Then, we speak toEric Alper, Publicist, Music Commentator, Content Creator, and Shameless Idealist about the Juno’s and Corey Hart being inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. After that, we're joined by Dr. Sharon Batt to talk about a new report that shows Big Pharma is lobbying aggressively to kill universal pharmacare. Then, it's Beer o'clock with Todd the Beer Dude and the Maritime Beer Report. Mar 15, 2019, 03:13 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, March 15, 2019 For the 1 pm hour, we're joined by Jason MacLean, President of the NSGEU. The Union says "the situation at the Halifax Infirmary emergency department has reached a boiling point, as nurses' pleas to call 'Code Orange' (a special alert usually reserved for incidents with mass casualties) were denied on Wednesday evening." We'll talk to Jason about what happened, and what happens next. After that, we speak to NDP MLA Lenore Zann about the students protesting climate change, and demanding action from provincial and municipal leaders in Halifax today. Then, we speak to our own Katie Hartai who shares her documentary, Outnumbered and Often Outranked: Women Who Serve. We wrap the hour with Kate Sherren, Associate Professor in Dalhousie's School for Resource and Environmental Studies about Nova Scotia’s proposed biodiversity bill.  Mar 15, 2019, 03:04 PM