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Mainstreet Cape Breton - Lisa MacLeod - Northern Cape Breton MemorialMar 3, 2014 | 7:03Mainstreet Cape Breton Lisa MacLeod - Northern Cape Breton Memorial Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Lisa MacLeod - Northern Cape Breton Memorial Mar 3, 2014 | 7:03Hundreds attended a meeting to discuss a proposed war memorial in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park. A private organization plans to build a statue at Green Cove. MP Mark Eyking was presented with a petition in support of the controversial memorial.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Nicole MacDonald - Piping PloversJun 29, 2015 | 5:41Mainstreet Cape Breton Nicole MacDonald - Piping Plovers Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Nicole MacDonald - Piping Plovers Jun 29, 2015 | 5:41Talk about a great summer job! Combing Cape Breton beaches looking for and studying shore birds! Nicole MacDonald is a biologist from Long Point which is near Judique. Her job this summer is researching piping plovers with Bird Studies Canada.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - John Whalley - Ready to TalkJun 16, 2015 | 7:53Mainstreet Cape Breton John Whalley - Ready to Talk Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton John Whalley - Ready to Talk Jun 16, 2015 | 7:53Two weeks ago, John Whalley resigned when his responsibilities for Port development were removed. He expressed concern that some deals with private companies violate the Municipal Affairs Act. Today he sat down with Joan Weeks to provide details.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - David Rae - The Exit InterviewJun 19, 2015 | 19:52Mainstreet Cape Breton David Rae - The Exit Interview Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton David Rae - The Exit Interview Jun 19, 2015 | 19:52David Rae, the Dean of the Shannon School of business will be leaving Cape Breton University this fall. Dr Rae is probably best known for his role in trying to restore railway service to the Island. Before he left,we thought we would sit down for a chat.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Barry Sheehy - Sydney Port DevelopmentMar 10, 2015 | 13:34Mainstreet Cape Breton Barry Sheehy - Sydney Port Development Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Barry Sheehy - Sydney Port Development Mar 10, 2015 | 13:34Why is it that some people think a container port in Sydney Harbour is a "pie in the sky" dream, while others see Sydney as being one of the great centers of port development in the next decade? Barry Sheehy is the consultant for the municipality.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Live on Location - The Big Book LaunchNov 19, 2014 | 41:25Mainstreet Cape Breton Live on Location - The Big Book Launch Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Live on Location - The Big Book Launch Nov 19, 2014 | 41:25We're on location from the Joan Harris Cruise Pavillion for The Big Book Launch with Boulandrie Island Press. Paul Degelman, Whitney Pier Writers Inc., Lars Willum, Patsy McKenzie and Donna Troicuk are all releasing new books at this one event.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Samantha Hodder - Alcohol Use in CBRM CommunitiesMar 20, 2014 | 10:55Mainstreet Cape Breton Samantha Hodder - Alcohol Use in CBRM Communities Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Samantha Hodder - Alcohol Use in CBRM Communities Mar 20, 2014 | 10:55The CBRM Municipal Alcohol Policy Working Group released its Report: A Snapshot of Alcohol Use in CBRM Communities. The intent of the group is to help communities take a more active role in addressing the consequences of alcohol harms.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Jack Jullian - Auto Rail ForwardersMar 26, 2014 | 5:34Mainstreet Cape Breton Jack Jullian - Auto Rail Forwarders Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Jack Jullian - Auto Rail Forwarders Mar 26, 2014 | 5:34An Edmonton man says he was let down by a Nova Scotia shipping company that left him car-less for more than a month. It's part of a long-standing pattern for the Bedford-based company Auto Rail Forwarders.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Laura Schneider - What is Folk Art?Sep 10, 2014 | 8:51Mainstreet Cape Breton Laura Schneider - What is Folk Art? Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Laura Schneider - What is Folk Art? Sep 10, 2014 | 8:51There's no shortage of Folk Artists in Cape Breton, but what does that actually mean? Who decides what it is and how do you know if it's there. Laura Schneider is the curator and director of Cape Breton University's Art Gallery.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Bards of the World pt.2Feb 14, 2015 | 38:04Mainstreet Cape Breton Bards of the World pt.2 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Bards of the World pt.2 Feb 14, 2015 | 38:04Whether they’re known as griots, kobzars, minstrels or bards, cultures around the world and throughout time have relied on singing storytellers as a vital source of oral history and entertainment. Today we meet those bards.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Highland Arts Theatre - Heart of SteelMar 20, 2015 | 5:04Mainstreet Cape Breton Highland Arts Theatre - Heart of Steel Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Highland Arts Theatre - Heart of Steel Mar 20, 2015 | 5:04Highland Arts Theatre is presenting Heart of Steel: A New Steel Plant Musical Comedy. Written and directed by Wesley J. Colford with music direction by Barb Stetter.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Matthew Willox - A Tiny House UpdateMay 21, 2015 | 11:39Mainstreet Cape Breton Matthew Willox - A Tiny House Update Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Matthew Willox - A Tiny House Update May 21, 2015 | 11:39A few months ago we talked about a tiny house that was being built by Nicky Duenkel and Judy Pratt. Last time we spoke to Matthew Willox he had the plans but had yet to start construction. We've reached out to them all for an update.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Erika Shae - Student Loan DefaultsJun 16, 2015 | 9:24Mainstreet Cape Breton Erika Shae - Student Loan Defaults Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Erika Shae - Student Loan Defaults Jun 16, 2015 | 9:24Absence of childcare and support have more to do with student loan default rates than people think. Erika Shae says Cape Breton is a difficult economy and is not surprised the default rates are as high as they are. She says it's a complex equation.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Jim Deleski - Heimdall NetworksFeb 5, 2014 | 7:03Mainstreet Cape Breton Jim Deleski - Heimdall Networks Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Jim Deleski - Heimdall Networks Feb 5, 2014 | 7:03Jim Deleski of Sydney has spent last couple of years raising more than $1 million in angel funding and began developing software that protects corporations and governments against distributed denial-of-service attacks.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - JP Cormier - Multi-car PileupMar 13, 2014 | 8:31Mainstreet Cape Breton JP Cormier - Multi-car Pileup Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton JP Cormier - Multi-car Pileup Mar 13, 2014 | 8:31Cape Breton singer songwriter J.P.Cormier was involved in a multi-car pileup on Ontario's 401 last night. We heard about it on his facebook page. He's been on tour since January, but we've reached J.P. this afternoon by cell phone.

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