Mainstreet Cape Breton | Feb 7, 2013 | 6:00

Stephen Tobin - Ice Crash

Taking that extra time to clean off your car really can make a difference. A Sydney man driving from Halifax back to Cape Breton encountered a hunk of ice flying through the air. The piece of ice was larger than the windshield of his car when it struck. Miraculously, Stephen Tobin survived the accident. He spoke with reporter Norma Jean MacPhee earlier today.

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Mainstreet Cape Breton - Flashpoint Book Launch - Dec. 5th, 2014Dec 5, 2014 | 21:53Mainstreet Cape Breton Flashpoint Book Launch - Dec. 5th, 2014 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Flashpoint Book Launch - Dec. 5th, 2014 Dec 5, 2014 | 21:53On location at the McConnell Library, Wendy Bergfeldt speaks with authors and publishers of a collection of speculative fiction called, Flashpoint. Publishers, Sherry D. Ramsey, Nancy Waldman, and Julie Serroul Authors, Patrick Charron and Larry Gibbon
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Flashpoint Book Launch - Dec. 5th, 2014 pt. 2Dec 5, 2014 | 16:14Mainstreet Cape Breton Flashpoint Book Launch - Dec. 5th, 2014 pt. 2 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Flashpoint Book Launch - Dec. 5th, 2014 pt. 2 Dec 5, 2014 | 16:14On location at the McConnell Library, Wendy Bergfeldt speaks with authors and publishers of a collection of speculative fiction called, Flashpoint. Readers, Katrina Nicholson and Stephanie Snow.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - John Gracie - Wentworth Park ConcertDec 12, 2014 | 13:35Mainstreet Cape Breton John Gracie - Wentworth Park Concert Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton John Gracie - Wentworth Park Concert Dec 12, 2014 | 13:35John Gracie will once again bring his Christmas Concert to Wentworth Park this Sunday. The 8th annual Free Family Christmas Concert will also be part of the unveiling of the new Christmas display.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's WharfDec 19, 2014 | 3:44Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's Wharf Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's Wharf Dec 19, 2014 | 3:44After hours of presentations and debate, CBRM voted in favour of amending a policy to allow the sale of Archibald's Wharf in North Sydney. There was much public opposition to the sale of the downtown green space but the promise of jobs tipped the scales.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Rosemary McGhee - St Anthony Daniels Senior Parish ChoirDec 19, 2012 | 11:09Mainstreet Cape Breton Rosemary McGhee - St Anthony Daniels Senior Parish Choir Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Rosemary McGhee - St Anthony Daniels Senior Parish Choir Dec 19, 2012 | 11:09At St Anthony Daniel Parish the folks have been in rehearsal for weeks for a very special performance. This special performance is their last, as their church is amalgamating with some other local churches. Conductor Rosemary McGhee and 13 Choir members joined us in studio for a chat and a tune before their big show.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Greg Penney - High Quality H2ONov 4, 2014 | 6:05Mainstreet Cape Breton Greg Penney - High Quality H2O Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Greg Penney - High Quality H2O Nov 4, 2014 | 6:05New Waterford tap water won third place in the "Best Of The Best" Tap Water Taste Test at the 2014 Atlantic Canada Water and Wastewater Association Conference. Greg Penney is Manager of Water Operations for the Cape Breton Regional Municipality.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - John Whalley - Archibald Wharf's Fair Market ValueDec 19, 2014 | 3:21Mainstreet Cape Breton John Whalley - Archibald Wharf's Fair Market Value Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton John Whalley - Archibald Wharf's Fair Market Value Dec 19, 2014 | 3:21After several hours the way has been paved by CBRM Council to sell Archibald's Wharf to a ship repair business. There was much speculation about the value of the property. Here is Economic Development Officer John Whalley's explanation of the sale price.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Seeking Council - Dec 22nd, 2014Dec 22, 2014 | 18:36Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Dec 22nd, 2014 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Dec 22nd, 2014 Dec 22, 2014 | 18:36Councillors Jim MacLeod from District 12 and Ray Paruch from District 6 talk with Wendy about the goings-on in their districts.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Island Echoes Dec 07th 2013Dec 7, 2013 | 36:06Mainstreet Cape Breton Island Echoes Dec 07th 2013 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Island Echoes Dec 07th 2013 Dec 7, 2013 | 36:06Island Echoes Dec 07th 2013
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Silver Donald Cameron - Remembering Farley MowatMay 7, 2014 | 6:37Mainstreet Cape Breton Silver Donald Cameron - Remembering Farley Mowat Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Silver Donald Cameron - Remembering Farley Mowat May 7, 2014 | 6:37Acclaimed Canadian author Farley Mowat, 92, has died. The outspoken writer of dozens of books, including Never Cry Wolf, was famous for his unwavering focus on protecting nature.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Don Morrison - Roundabout WoesJul 3, 2014 | 2:10Mainstreet Cape Breton Don Morrison - Roundabout Woes Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Don Morrison - Roundabout Woes Jul 3, 2014 | 2:10The new George Street roundabout is causing some headaches. The Sydney round-about opened over a week ago, while still under construction. Don Morrison lives on Morrison road and travels into Sydney by way of George Street.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Nancy Waugh - A Day In The LifeOct 17, 2014 | 5:28Mainstreet Cape Breton Nancy Waugh - A Day In The Life Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Nancy Waugh - A Day In The Life Oct 17, 2014 | 5:28Last night at midnight, CBC kicked off a project called "A Day in the Life of Nova Scotia." And we asked for your help. Nancy Waugh gives us an update on the project. She's executive producer for CBC News in Nova Scotia.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Cape Breton TenorsOct 30, 2014 | 12:29Mainstreet Cape Breton Cape Breton Tenors Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Cape Breton Tenors Oct 30, 2014 | 12:29The Cape Breton Tenors play the Savoy Theatre on November 1st. Members Peter Gillis , Robyn Cathcart, Paul Gatchell and Johnathan MacInnis give a sneak preview for Mainstreet listeners.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's WharfNov 18, 2014 | 6:56Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's Wharf Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's Wharf Nov 18, 2014 | 6:56There's concern a popular piece of land in North Sydney will soon be sold. Archibald's wharf features a park, restaurant and stage and is often the place the community gathers. But there are also hints of a major business interest comng into the area.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Mike Johnson and Erlene MacMullin - Due ProcessDec 4, 2014 | 15:23Mainstreet Cape Breton Mike Johnson and Erlene MacMullin - Due Process Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Mike Johnson and Erlene MacMullin - Due Process Dec 4, 2014 | 15:23Some people who live and work in North Sydney feel blindsided by the sale of Archibald's Wharf. The greenspace is used by members of the community and travelers with Marine Atlantic Ferry. Mike Johnson and Erlene MacMullin are questioning due process.

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