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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
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 12 2018 We start today's show talking to 14-year-old Stella Bowles. She's measuring bacteria levels in the LaHave River for a school project, and has won multiple awards for her efforts over the past few years. She also met a Canadian Astronaut recently. Then we're joined by Sarah Sawler, Author 100 Things You Don’t Know About Atlantic Canada for Kids, for her weekly segment. Jul 12, 2018, 04:10 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 11 2018 For the last half hour of the show, we talk to Steve Tuttle, Axon Spokesperson and VP of Strategic Communication. Calgary police are using Axon technology which includes body-cameras and microphones. We'll ask him what’s involved. We wrap the show with John Cunningham from the Nova Scotia Fire School. Jul 11, 2018, 04:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 11 2018 It's Wednesday! It's 2pm! It's time for Municipal Matters. On the panel this week, the editor of the Halifax Examiner, Tim Bousquet and the Bureau Chief of the Star Metro Halifax, Philip Croucher. Jul 11, 2018, 04:00 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 11 2018 Ed McHugh is a marketing and business professor at NSCC and other schools. We'll ask him about the "downfall" of Tim Horton’s. Is Brand Loyalty even possible anymore? Then, Simon Thibault is a freelance writer and author whose local food cookbook has been shortlisted for a prestigious award from Taste Canada. After that, we talk to Jeff Doucette with Field Agent Canada. Jeff tells us what 300 moms had to say about shopping for back to school. We wrap the hour with Houssam Elokda, spokesperson for It’s More Than Buses. He thinks the parking lot near the Farmer’s Market is a terrible thing for tourists visiting the port. Plus, we ask him what needs to happen with transit if we want to have a stadium. Jul 11, 2018, 03:59 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 11 2018 Allister Alders is a News 957 Traffic reporter, but he's also a keen weather observer. We chat with Allister about Tropical Storm/Hurricane Chris. Are We Prepared?  What should we expect? Then we talk to Derek Brett, a Labour & Employment Lawyer with Burnside Law. The former Florida and DC-based civil rights attorney chats about Trump’s Supreme Court Nomination. Why Canada should care? Jul 11, 2018, 03:50 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Cape Breton MLA Eddie Orrell calls in to talk health care in Nova Scotia, and Andrew Al-Khouri, Owner of Afrite Restaurant, will be having his mom taking over the place tomorrow and Thursday.  Jul 11, 2018, 08:16 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Transportation columnist Erica Butler joins us to talk about Metro Transit and better planning. Gary Howard is the Vice President of CAA Atlantic. The CAA wants to remind motorists that Driving High is Driving Impaired. After that, we talk to Robert Wright, who lead the school review process for Cole Harbour. What can improve the process now that we’re in a new era without elected school boards?  We finish the hour with Tim Outhit, HRM Councilor for District 16 Bedford - Wentworth. We'll ask him about his resident surveys, and what he knows about the plans for a stadium in HRM. Jul 10, 2018, 03:14 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Nick Jennery is the Executive Director of Feed Nova Scotia. We talk to him about the chances kids are going hungry on the summer break. Then we chat with Pamela LeJean, an elite athlete training to compete for the Paralympics in Tokyo, 2020. After that we talk to Stephen MacDonald, CEO of Efficiency One regarding a solar announcement in Burnside. We wrap the hour with Hugh Williams with the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association to discuss the future of the industry for auto dealers. Jul 10, 2018, 02:11 PM