Information Morning - Saint JohnFor The Birds: Spring Bird MigrationMar 31, 2015 | 8:06We're all in need of a dose of spring inspiration. It may not look spring-like outside, but the spring bird migration is about to begin. Birder and naturalist Jim Wilson joins us with a few examples.
Information Morning - Saint JohnHoping For Changes To How Property Tax Is AssessedMar 31, 2015 | 8:30Doug Robertson is a developer and general contractor in Saint John who has successfully appealed his property tax assessment but feels there's still a war to be won to make the system more fair.
Information Morning - Saint JohnNo Boat In The Event Of A Flood For Darlings Island ResidentsMar 31, 2015 | 10:09New Brunswick's minister of environment and local government, Brian Kenny, explains why the province won't offer a shuttle to people on Darlings Island, if the road floods again this year. Hance also talks to local resident Peter LeBlanc.
Information Morning - Saint JohnSymphony New Brunswick Conductor Shares His Favourite Pieces Of Sacred MusicMar 30, 2015 | 8:58Sacred music is a mainstay of the classical world and Easter is one of the most popular subjects. The conductor of Symphony New Brunswick, Michael Newnham joins us to talk about his favourite pieces.
Information Morning - Saint JohnOff The Shelf: No More Sequals!Mar 30, 2015 | 8:01The Ludic Reader Christie McDonald tells us about her trilogy fatigue. But has still found some to recommend: Patrick Ness's Chaos Walking series, Ilsa J. Bick's Ashes series, Kelly Creagh's Nevermore series and Simone Elkeles' Perfect Chemistry.
Information Morning - Saint JohnPromoting New Brunswick To People In The United KingdomMar 27, 2015 | 8:44The New Brunswick Tourism Department is hosting a contest just for people who live in the United Kingdom. Lisa Gagnon-Norris with New Brunswick's Department of Tourism, Heritage and Culture tells us all about the New Brunswick Recipe Challenge.
Information Morning - Saint JohnSinger/Songwriter Jeremy Fisher Is In Town This WeekendMar 27, 2015 | 9:36Juno-nominated singer/songwriter Jeremy Fisher is playing the Barrel's Head Gastropub in Rothesay on Sunday afternoon. We talked to him about his nominated record and his duet with Serena Ryder.
Information Morning - Saint JohnA Report Reveals Some Pretty Big Shortcomings In NB Power's Tree Trimming ProgramMar 27, 2015 | 7:31A report that was just released shows significant tree trimming shortcomings over several years along the province's major power transmission corridors. The CBC's Robert Jones has been looking into this story and has the details.
Information Morning - Saint JohnOur Movie Review: InsurgentMar 26, 2015 | 7:23Tara Thorne checked out the sequel in the very popular Divergent trilogy, she thought the second movie in the series had strong acting but didn't stand out.
Information Morning - Saint JohnSt. Mac's Presents Anne of Green GablesMar 26, 2015 | 3:15St. Malachy's Memorial High School will present, Anne of Green Gables for their spring musical. Rachel Milne plays Anne Shirley, and Sarah Fellow plays Diana Barry.
Information Morning - Saint JohnA Home And School Committee In Sussex Has Big Plans For Their Playground RevampMar 25, 2015 | 8:20A new park planned for Sussex will re-introduce natural features into a playground that's pretty stark and pretty standard right now. Jodi Ravn and Shawnee McConchie tell us about their vision for Discovery Park.
Information Morning - Saint JohnThe Gas Guru Speaks: No Real Change In GasMar 25, 2015 | 3:11Reporter Robert Jones is predicting that you won't see a significant change in the price of gas at the pumps tonight at midnight but that the price of diesel will go down by 3 to 4 cents.
Information Morning - Saint JohnThe Reversing Falls Restaurant Is Slated For DemolitionMar 25, 2015 | 7:44The city plans to knock down the building that used to house the Falls Restaurant. Harold Wright joined us to talk about the site.