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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, June 17, 2019 It's Monday. That means it's time for Money Matters with Ken Shea from the East Coast Credit Union. Today, Ken talks to us about socially responsible investments. Today at 03:13 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, June 17, 2019 For the 2pm hour, we hear from Lisa Blackburn, Councilor for District 14 Middle/Upper Sackville - Beaver Bank - Lucasville. We ask her about an issue over mobile home parks and water meter installation. After that, we catch up with Bill Bogart. Edibles are being sold in Canada in December. Are there lessons from the legalization of cannabis that should be applied for this next phase? We wrap the hour with Ray Pennings, Executive VP of Cardis who say extreme social isolation and loneliness affect almost one quarter of Canadians. Today at 03:11 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, June 17, 2019 For the 1pm hour, we speak to Barb Powers, Faculty with the Ivany School of Business at NSCC. Facebook and fake news: trustworthy info is really is the age old issue of digital literacy and building your media savvy skills. Then we hear from Dr. Graham Warren. The international tobacco cessation expert to answer the question ‘why quit smoking after you have cancer?’ at free Halifax Public Library lecture. Then, Sheldon and Matt break down some of the parade, live.  Today at 03:11 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, June 17, 2019 Sheldon and Matt chat about Father's Day and the Raptors parade. Then, we hear from Gabe Roy, Co-founder & Director of Marketing of Tidal League. How would they describe the timing of the outdoor venue and team success?   Today at 03:07 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, June 14, 2019 For the final half hour of the show, we talk to Diane Kalen-Sukra, who has been ringing alarm bells across Canada with her message that we are seeing a rise in toxic culture and incivility in our communities that is threatening our local democracies and our collective future. Finally, we speak with Janice Dickson, author of a book on Herb Peppard, a member of the 1st Special Service Force /Devils Brigade. Jun 14, 2019, 04:38 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, June 14, 2019 For the 2pm hour, we hear from Denise Scott, one of the organizers of the Walk with Refugees for a Stronger Canada. Then, we replay an interview Sheldon did with Herb Peppard from November 10th 2015. The 1st Special Service Force Veteran passes away at the age of 98. After that, we chat with Mark Farrent. Bill C-417 - dealing with mental health supports for jurors - is currently sitting at the bottom of Senate priorities and may die there, having passed in the House. We wrap the hour with Todd the Beer Dude and the Maritime Beer Report.    Jun 14, 2019, 04:36 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, June 14, 2019 For the 1pm hour, we're joined by Moshe Lander, Economics Professor with Dal and Concordia. He talks about the National Pharmacare plan. What are the economics of a plan with copay? Then we hear from Bill VanGorder, CARP National Board of Directors Senior Spokesperson, CARP Nova Scotia Chapter. Tomorrow is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. What is CARP doing? Then we hear from Matt Spurway.  After suffering an extremely rare spinal stroke in September 2018, community leader and Take Action Society CEO Roseanna Cleveland was told she would never walk again. An event for Roseanna is coming up this weekend. Matt tells us more. We wrap the hour with Brendan Maguire MLA for Halifax Atlantic. We ask for his reaction to criticism of the Public Accounts meeting and doctor recruitment. Jun 14, 2019, 04:33 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, June 14, 2019 We. The. Champions! The Toronto Raptors win the NBA championship. Sheldon and Matt reflect on this historical achievement. Then, we're joined by Peter Dostal, Senior Crown attorney in the special prosecutions section of the Public Prosecution Service in the case of police officer Laurence Gary Basso. Jun 14, 2019, 04:29 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, June 13, 2019 This week, the NS Progressive Conservatives accused the Liberals and NDP of failing to make doctor recruitment a priority based on what happened at Public Accounts this week. NS NDP leader Gary Burrill joins the show to respond to the accusation. We wrap up today's show with Maria Osende, the Artistic Director of Halifax Fuse Fest - who are doing a Flash Mob routine this Canada Day.  Jun 13, 2019, 04:49 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, June 13, 2019 It's the Hour of Openness - the one hour a week we open the phone lines. Jun 13, 2019, 04:48 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, June 13, 2019 Is Canada really getting a National Pharamcare Plan? Bill Swan with Face of Pharmacare joins us. Then, new numbers are out. And voter satisfaction with Premier Stephen McNeil is at it’s lowest level since his party took power. To sift through the numbers, we’re joined by Margaret Chapman with Narrative Research. And this week, Lenore Zann announced she would be sitting as an Independent MLA, and running for the Federal Liberals. One of the people she’s running against is PC Candidate Scott Armstrong, who joins us.   Jun 13, 2019, 04:47 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, June 13, 2019 Reports show some health care workers in NovaScotia feel unsafe in their work environment due to guns and weapons finding their way into hospitals. Katrina Philopoulos is the Provincial Manager of Health Safety and Wellness with the NS Health Authority. She joins the show to discuss this issue. Jun 13, 2019, 03:24 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, June 12, 2019 For the final half hour, we're joined by Colin Stephenson, the Executive Director of Air Show Atlantic. He joins us to talk about the RCAF conducting its first CH-148 Cyclone air show performance in Debert. We wrap the show with PC MLA Tim Halman. At the standing committee on public accounts, he asked about what was happening with doctor recruitment. What did he hear? He'll share it with us.  Jun 12, 2019, 03:07 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, June 12, 2019 It's Wednesday! It's 2pm. You know what that means...time for Municipal Matters. On the panel today, Tim Bousquet from The Halifax Examiner and Haley Ryan from the Star Metro Halifax.  Jun 12, 2019, 03:05 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, June 12, 2019 It’s always a good day with Mike Campbell in studio…and today, he’s bringing treats - when he announces the official line-up for the Halifax Urban Folk Festival. Then, Cancer can be hard to understand - especially for kids. Leo Glavine - Minister of Communities, Culture and Heritage, joins the show  to talk about a plan to get cancer-related resources for children into local libraries. Finally, NS Privacy Commissioner Catherine Tully says the contract of former Halifax CAO Richard Butts should be made public. Will the city comply? Should they? We ask Michael Karanicolas President Right To Know Coalition.  Jun 12, 2019, 03:00 PM