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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, April 2, 2020   In the 3pm hour, we speak to @toby_sanger the Director of @CdnTaxFairness   What is the best way to make wage subsidy programs work for workers? Today at 01:12 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, April 2, 2020 Time to hear from you.   What do you want to share? How are you coping right now?   From 2-3 it’s our Hour of Openness. Give us a call and tell us what’s on your mind   902-405-6000 or 1-877-801-8255 Today at 01:11 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, April 2, 2020 Everyone has to cope with the pandemic. And we all have our problems. What about vulnerable Nova Scotians? We speak to Alec Stratford, Chair of the Nova Scotia Action Coalition for Community Well-Being about the open letter he wrote. We also check in with Gordon Stewart, Exec. Dir of the Restaurant Association of Nova Scotia. What’s the update from the restaurant industry? And what is Dine and Stay Home? Then, we’re all considering how to deal with food right now. What about those with Eating Disorders? Shaleen Jones, Executive Director of Eating Disorders Nova Scotia, and former client, Chasity St. Louis, speak to the current reality - and how dangerous it can be. And Canada’s COVID-19 response needs to be approached with a disability lens. That’s according to the Council of Canadians with Disabilities. John Rae with CCD joins the show to explain.  Today at 01:11 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, April 2, 2020 Those accused of a crime need to be tried within a certain amount of time, or their charges can be stayed. How is COVID19 impacting the courts in Nova Scotia? We find out from #NovaScotia’s Chief Justice Michael Wood. Then, at Lake City Works, they help people living with mental illness to build on their strengths, take on responsibilities and access work experience, education and employment. With business shut down, how do they help them now? Exec Dir Liam O’Rourke joins us to tell us more.  Today at 01:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, April 1, 2020 Caring for our most vulnerable at the best of times is a challenge. During the 3pm hour, we’re joined by Alec Stratford, chair of the Nova Scotia Action Coalition for Community Well-Being, who wrote an open letter about Vulnerable Nova Scotians Not Being Cared for During Pandemic. Apr 01, 2020, 01:30 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, April 1, 2020 What happens in the city matters. That’s why we convene our Municipal Matters panel every Wednesday from 2-3. Today, Sarah Ritchie with Global Maritimes and @Tim_Bousquet with the Halifax Examiner join Sheldon to talk about the Covid-19 response, layoffs at city hall(?), Transit in HRM, *checks notes* John Krasinski, and more. Apr 01, 2020, 01:29 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, April 1, 2020 Do you have questions about your rights as an air passenger? Have your questions answered by Gabor Lukacs with Air Passenger RIghts when he joins us today. Then, we’re used to delays and cancellations at this point. This includes the Sport Fishing season. It’s been delayed, but a petition is trying to change that. We speak to Mike Durling about the letter he sent the province. And without truckers, we’d be without a lot of things. What steps are being taken to protect our Truckers? And how are they coping with some businesses shutting their facilities to them?’ We ask Jean Marc Picard, Executive Director of the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association.      Apr 01, 2020, 01:28 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, April 1, 2020 Pushing pandemic to the front of the line. Hospitals must prioritize how they handle health care. What does this mean for people waiting for transplants? Dr. Mark Walsh, transplant surgeon with the Multi-Organ Transplant Program, joins the show.  Then, how much of a bit is Covid19 taking out of the food service industry? Is there any help from government on the way? We ask Gordon Stewart, Executive Director of the Restaurant Association of Nova Scotia. Apr 01, 2020, 01:26 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Sydnee Blum from Nova Scotia ACORN, joins the show to talk about the nearly 1 million Canadians who signed a petition calling for rent cancellation ahead of April 1st deadline. Mar 31, 2020, 01:22 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Jac Gautreau, executive producer of Ocean School, talks about learning from home, which is being offered online. Patrick Sutherland, president and CEO of Halifax Chamber of Commerce, discusses how his members are reacting to the rent deferral program and what else are they doing to help business owners. Ian MacDonald, an independent funeral advisor with Life Journey Planning, talks about the elimination of funeral and celebration of life events due to COVID-19. President of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union, Paul Wozney, gives us an update on Nova Scotia's plan to suspend classes until at least May. Mar 31, 2020, 01:20 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Education Minister, Zach Churchill talks about school being out at least until May and discusses what is being done to support Grade 12 students and homes without internet access. Sam Laprade, host of An Hour to Give, joins the show to talk about what listeners can look forward to this weekend during the show and her thoughts on COVID-19. 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. Troy Myers, Chief Librarian & CEO Library, talks about the models of 3D human airways for doctors, plus the library is running a curbside delivery/pick-up service. Mar 31, 2020, 01:12 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Dr. Brendan Carr, CEO of the Nova Scotia Health Authority, joins the show to discuss the planning and preparing at an organizational level, across the province, for service delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic. Christopher Majka, researcher, has been graphing the pandemic story. Using the provincial updates he produces a graphical representation of the spread and joins us to give an update on how Nova Scotia is doing. Mar 31, 2020, 01:05 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 30, 2020 It's time for Money Matters with Ken Shea, President and CEO of the East Coast Credit Union. Today Ken talks to us about banking remotely. Mar 30, 2020, 03:04 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 30, 2020 We open the phone lines to hear what you have to say this hour. Mar 30, 2020, 02:47 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 30, 2020 Lara Cusson, Chair of the Nova Scotia Small Business Alliance, joins us to talk about a letter they wrote to government over their concerns around the rent deferral program. Robin Ogilve, Senior Pharmacy Manager and Pharmacist with AMP Ltd, talks about issues faced by pharmacists. Pharmacists are becoming the first point of contact for many Nova Scotians seeking Health Care advice. Tom Hall, Senior Manager of Game, talks about what the organization is doing to help guide Canadian Olympians as the Tokyo Olympics get pushed back a year. Andrew Younger discusses why he agrees with the order of closing trails and parks. Mar 30, 2020, 02:46 PM