Mainstreet Cape BretonCape Breton food banks: how they workDec 23, 2014 | 13:15Feed Nova Scotia is a provincial agency that supports food banks in Cape Breton, and indeed, Nova Scotia. It's a very complex system, one that requires a fair bit of explanation about how it works.
Nick Jennery is the new Executive Director.
Mainstreet Cape BretonChrisma Denny FoundDec 22, 2014 | 5:49It just might be a Christmas miracle! Missing Eskasoni woman, Chrisma Denny, has been found in Tennessee. Wendy speaks with Chrisma's aunt, Elaine Denny.
Mainstreet Cape BretonSeeking Council - Dec 22nd, 2014Dec 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 BretonCBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's WharfDec 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 BretonJohn Whalley - Archibald Wharf's Fair Market ValueDec 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 BretonAngelika Weller - Peshawar AttackDec 17, 2014 | 8:34The Pakistani city of Peshawar is burying its dead after a Taliban attack at a school killed at least 132 children and 9 staff. Angelika Weller from Groves Point Cape Breton is there, about five mile away from where the shooting took place.
Mainstreet Cape BretonDr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community HealthDec 17, 2014 | 7:39Today we heard how lodgings during cancer treatments can be expensive. The same goes drugs depending on where you live in Canada. This is why different groups of healthcare professionals are starting the conversation of a national pharmacare program.
Mainstreet Cape BretonGreg Morrison - Merry Christmas Mayflower MallDec 15, 2014 | 5:27Concerts, parties, family get-togethers...with joy, Christmas activity can also bring stresses. Over the weekend it appears there were word exchanged at the Mayflower Mall between Mall staff and a volunteer group doing some fundraising.
Mainstreet Cape BretonRylee Madison - Christmas SpecialsDec 15, 2014 | 15:22Recently Mainstreet contributor Rylee Madison had the honour of attending the FanFest Party during CMA Fest in Nashville, Tenessee, for Terri Clark.
Mainstreet Cape BretonRylee Madison - The Terri Clark Fan ClubDec 15, 2014 | 15:22CBC Freelancer RyLee Madison covers the country music scene for us, and we've asked her to take us "behind the scenes" of the fan club experience, the community it create and the value to the artists and to the member in advance of the 2015 CCMA's.
Mainstreet Cape BretonSeeking Council - Dec 15th, 2014Dec 15, 2014 | 10:20Councillors Mae Rowe from District 3 and Ivan Doncaster of District 7 tell us what they knew, and didn't about the sale of Archibald's Wharf on this week's edition of "Seeking Council"
Mainstreet Cape BretonJohn Gracie - Wentworth Park ConcertDec 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 BretonBleeding Edge Productions - Dream RunnerDec 10, 2014 | 7:20Bleeding Edge Productions is offering a full access casting event this weekend. This event will offer Cape Bretoners everything they need to start or expand a career in film production. Tera Cormier, Kayla Lambert came into studio to explain.
Mainstreet Cape BretonCpl. Scott Williamson - Fatal Crash at St. Ann's BayDec 9, 2014 | 4:49It may be some time before we know what caused a fatal crash at the St. Ann's Bay look-off this week. A car went through the guard rail and about 24 meters down the side of Kelly's Mountain. A 27-year-old Truro man was pronounced dead on the scene.