CBC Prince Edward Island

Weekly Features

Weekly Features Island Morning has a series of regular features and contributors. These items cover it all from business, to technology, movies, to federal and provincial politics. Here are descriptions of "the regulars."

Monday

Movie Review
Eli Glasner has the latest movie news and shares his thoughts weekly on two new releases.

Jesse Hirsh
Jesse Hirsh explores the wild and wide-ranging world of the Internet, from programs for your computer to interesting websites to the hottest gadgets every second Monday at 8:15.

Tuesday

The Food Column

Every week, Khalil Akhtar takes a deeper look at the food we eat and why we eat it, all with a light-hearted dose of opinion. Our food column airs Tuesdays at 6:40.

Ottawa Report

We offer a view of federal politics direct from Ottawa Tuesday mornings at 7:40. Our CBC reporters and Rob Russo of the Canadian Press review the latest news and offer insight on a number of federal topics.

Wednesday

Parenting Columnist

Diane Flacks talk about issues that every parent can relate to -- from cell phones for kids, to bullying, to how to talk to your teens. She appears on the show every second Wednesday at 6:40.

Workplace Issues

 Moncton-based consultant Pierre Battah has a unique take on issues on the workplace. At 7:20 every Wednesday, he offers practical advice that is relevant for anyone in the work force.

Thursday

Dr. Peter Lin

Peter has been a family physician in the Toronto area for more than 20 years. He also travels around the world delivering lectures. Dr. Lin appears every Thursday at 7:15 on Island Morning.

Friday

Political Panel

Our local panel features Summerside lawyer Nancy Key, Eastern Graphic publisher Paul MacNeill and Charlottetown lawyer Mary Lynn Kane. They are entertaining and always full of vim and vigour. Tune in every second Friday at 7:40 for Island Morning's Political Panel.

I Am An Islander

Comedian Patrick Ledwell regularly shares his insights on what makes life on Prince Edward Island unique.

Monthly Features

Collective Wisdom

Dave Atkinson takes to the streets of Charlottetown looking for parenting advice.

Social Media Panel

Beth Johnston and Dave Cormier look at an issue in the news connected to social media.