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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, October 15, 2019 It's time for Money Matters with Ken Shea from the East Coast Credit Union. Today, Ken teaches us how to teach kids about money. Oct 15, 2019, 03:17 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, October 15, 2019 Last week, a police officer was sent to hospital after being attacked by someone fleeing the Provincial courthouse. Are staff safe? We ask NSGEU president Jason MacLean. Then, will a majority of Canadians vote for a minority government? Howard Ramos is a professor of Sociology and Social Anthropology at Dalhousie University. He joins us to sort out the jargon of minority gov’t, coalitions, and strategic voting. After that, our Federal Election coverage continues with Cumberland-Colchester Green Party candidate Jason Blanch. And Cannabis edibles are almost here. But there are concerns over a drug meant for adults that look like they’re for children. Sarah Blades is a Promotion Specialist with the IWK who shares their concerns.   Oct 15, 2019, 03:16 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, October 15, 2019 It’s less than a week until election day. We continue our coverage of the Federal Election: today we interview Liberal candidate for Central Nova, Sean Fraser. The coverage continues with Rick Perkins, CPC candidate for South Shore-St Margaret's. Then, start your engines! It's time for Torque Tuesdays with Evan Williams. And finally, Sam Laprade is the host of News 957's An Hour to Give that airs Saturday and Sunday from 7 til 8am. She tells us about a local group trying to make a difference in our community.    Oct 15, 2019, 03:13 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, October 15, 2019 It's Power Lunch time! On the PL Panel today, the Food Professor, Sylvain Charlebois and the Community Editor of Halifax Today, Meg GroffToday they talk crane removal, the Federal Election, and a partnership between Dalhousie and Angus Reid to improve food security. Oct 15, 2019, 03:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, October 11, 2019 Alex Brundige is with FIN Kids and joins us to talk about the FIN Kids Festival Tour which runs October 16 to November 7, and will visit Charlottetown, New Glasgow, Yarmouth, Fredericton and Halifax. It's the second annual tiny home lottery. Here to give us the details about it is executive director of LakeCity Works Liam O'Rourke.   Oct 11, 2019, 01:45 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, October 11, 2019 Rawlins Cross is approaching legendary status as one of Canada’s most accomplished and beloved Celtic music groups. We talk about a new album they are dropping today with band members Ian McKinnon and Brian Bourne. Kalkidan Gebre with Women's Wellness WIthin, tells us about doula training for black, female Nova Scotians. What's on tap this weekend? Todd the Beer Dude then gives us the Maritime Beer Report. Oct 11, 2019, 01:26 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, October 11, 2019 Green Party Candidate for the riding of Dartmouth-Cole Harbour Lil MacPherson joins us in studio as part of our election coverage. Up next is RD Program Development Coordinator with Nourish Nova Scotia Kayla Thomas. We talk about the Nourish Food and Film Challenge which is open until Monday. Springtide Collective is updating their constitutional challenge of the first past the post system. Mark Coffin tells us more. The Lung Association of Nova Scotia is distributing 100 free radon test kits to raise awareness about the health risks. The association's communication manager Michelle Donaldson talks with us about the Take Action on Radon initiative.   Oct 11, 2019, 12:40 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, October 11, 2019 This afternoon's show begins with a discussion about last night's french language debate with Dalhousie Political Science Professor Lori Turnbull. Does the Halifax Police Commission carry enough weight? We ask the commission's chair, Natalie Borden.   Oct 11, 2019, 12:39 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, October 10, 2019 Trying to make sense of the senseless. Cate Carlyle is the author of #NotReadytoDie - a book about school shootings after researching the accounts of survivors. And finally, here’s some news that will give you heartburn. Zantac has been recalled - and it’s a popular drug. What are the impacts? What are the alternatives? And when might things get back to normal? We ask Curt Chafe, Chair of the Board of Directors for the Pharmacy Association of Nova Scotia.  Oct 10, 2019, 03:12 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, October 10, 2019 2-3 on Thursdays is the one time a week we open up the phone lines. It's a little something we call the Hour of Openness. Today, we talk about the bridge protest, and the 14-year-old boy who was murdered in front of his mother in Hamilton Ontario. Oct 10, 2019, 03:11 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, October 10, 2019 Helping you make an informed decision on election day. We continue interviewing local Federal candidates. Next, we’re joined by the Green candidate for Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcook, Anthony Edmonds. Then, the Centre Plan and affordable housing. Will new developments ever include affordable housing? What happens if they don’t? We talk affordable housing with District 8 councillor Lindell Smith. After that, it's Fire Safety Week. Fred Jeffers is Nova Scotia’s Fire Marshal and he joins us to talk about the importance of making an escape plan with your family and having working smoke alarms. And it’s always a good day when Mike Campbell joins us in the studio! Mike chats with Sheldon about going to Austin City Limits, and what’s happening at Carleton. Oct 10, 2019, 03:10 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, October 10, 2019   Our coverage of the Federal Election continues when we’re joined by the Liberal candidate for Halifax-West, Geoff Regan.     Oct 10, 2019, 03:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Our election coverage continues with NPD Candidate for Kings-Hants, Stephen Schneider. We finish the show with Ron Dalton, co-President of Innocence Canada. He tells us about a major breakthrough in the 2019 federal election campaign for those who have been wrongly convicted of a crime. Oct 09, 2019, 11:07 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, October 9, 2019 2-3pm on Wednesdays is Municipal Matters on The Sheldon MacLeod Show. Today we're joined by Tim Bousquet with the Halifax Examiner and Alexander Quon from Global News Halifax. Today, they’ll discuss affordable housing, the bridge protest, killing the stadium, and much more.   Oct 09, 2019, 11:04 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Our Federal Election coverage continues: Liberal candidate Darrell Samson running in the riding of Sackville-Preston-Cheezzetcook. NDP candidate Matt Stickland, also running in the riding of Sackville-Preston-Cheezzetcook. And Conservative candidate Chris d'Entremont, who is running in the riding of West Nova. Then, last night, city councillors opted to take $1.8 million from Armco Developments rather than have the developer include affordable/accessible units in their Willowtree site. To explain the rationale, we’re joined by District 9 councilor for Halifax West Armdale, Shawn Cleary.  Oct 09, 2019, 11:01 PM