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Alyson Queen - Rejected EI Claims

Service Canada says, people in Bay St. Lawrence being asked to repay Employment Insurance benefits, can appeal. About 60 EI claims paid between 2007 and 2010 have now been ruled ineligible. Alyson Queen speaks for Service Canada.

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Mainstreet Cape Breton - Maynard Morrison and Pam Leader - Summertime ReviewJan 30, 2015 | 14:00Mainstreet Cape Breton Maynard Morrison and Pam Leader - Summertime Review Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Maynard Morrison and Pam Leader - Summertime Review Jan 30, 2015 | 14:00Savoy Theatre has announced the cast of “Cape Breton Summertime Revue: The Next Generation”. Revue alumnus Maynard Morrison will direct, Ed MacDonald is Head Writer, and Heather Rankin as special guest. All that and a cast of newcomers.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Jean Laroche - Bluenose II UpdateJan 28, 2015 | 10:26Mainstreet Cape Breton Jean Laroche - Bluenose II Update Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Jean Laroche - Bluenose II Update Jan 28, 2015 | 10:26Nova Scotia's Auditor General has delivered his verdict on the Bluenose II rebuild. Michael Pickup's 47 page report details mistake after mistake, mis-step after mis-step and he thinks senior bureaucrats are to blame for the mess. The premier disagrees.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - George MacDonald and Kevin Saccary - Seeking CouncilJan 27, 2015 | 16:43Mainstreet Cape Breton George MacDonald and Kevin Saccary - Seeking Council Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton George MacDonald and Kevin Saccary - Seeking Council Jan 27, 2015 | 16:43Time now for Seeking Council our weekly window into the goings-on of Cape Breton Regional council. Today, we're joined by Glace Bay-Louisbourg area councilors George MacDonald and Kevin Saccary.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Mainstreet Business SpecialJan 27, 2015 | 1:21:22Mainstreet Cape Breton Mainstreet Business Special Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Mainstreet Business Special Jan 27, 2015 | 1:21:22The One Nova Scotia report on building a new economy talks about the importance of fostering a culture of entrepreneurship. Today, we're going to devote the program to discussing that imperative with a panel of local entrepreneurs.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Ian Brodie - The Folklore of ComedyJan 23, 2015 | 17:54Mainstreet Cape Breton Ian Brodie - The Folklore of Comedy Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Ian Brodie - The Folklore of Comedy Jan 23, 2015 | 17:54In the first examination of stand up comedy through the lens of folklore "A Vulgar art: a New Approach to stand up comedy" by Ian Brodie from the department of Folklore at Cape Breton University examines an art form, that most of us think we know well.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Jordi Morgan - Nova Scotia Needs EntrepreneursJan 22, 2015 | 9:07Mainstreet Cape Breton Jordi Morgan - Nova Scotia Needs Entrepreneurs Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Jordi Morgan - Nova Scotia Needs Entrepreneurs Jan 22, 2015 | 9:07The Ivany Report says Nova Scotia needs more entrepreneurs. Don't necessarily look to the children of today's entrepreneurs to meet that need. 42% of entrepreneurs would not advise their children start a business given the current burden of regulations.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Education Minister Karen Casey on Early InterventionJan 21, 2015 | 11:29Mainstreet Cape Breton Education Minister Karen Casey on Early Intervention Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Education Minister Karen Casey on Early Intervention Jan 21, 2015 | 11:29The province is hiring more staff to ease wait lists for early intervention programs. Education Minister Karen Casey has released a program review.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Bunbury Archibalds WharfJan 21, 2015 | 6:27Mainstreet Cape Breton Bunbury Archibalds Wharf Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Bunbury Archibalds Wharf Jan 21, 2015 | 6:27One group opposing the sale of Archibalds Wharf is the down town business community. Dan Bunbury is Chair of the North Sydney Business Improvement and Development Assoc.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Seeking Council January 19, 2015Jan 20, 2015 | 17:23Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council January 19, 2015 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council January 19, 2015 Jan 20, 2015 | 17:23Seeking Council is a chance to check on what's leading the news and driving public discourse throughout the CBRM. Wendy speaks with councillors Clarence Prince, District 1 and Charlie Keagan, District 2.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Joan Weeks and Allan MacMaster - Fenwick MacIntosh Arrested AgainJan 16, 2015 | 12:16Mainstreet Cape Breton Joan Weeks and Allan MacMaster - Fenwick MacIntosh Arrested Again Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Joan Weeks and Allan MacMaster - Fenwick MacIntosh Arrested Again Jan 16, 2015 | 12:16Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh is in the legal system once again...this time in Nepal. The Himilayan Times reports MacIntosh is being investigated for paedophillia. Joan Weeks has been following the story for several years. Allan MacMaster is Justice critic.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Geoff MacLellan - UARB Rail RulingJan 15, 2015 | 4:58Mainstreet Cape Breton Geoff MacLellan - UARB Rail Ruling Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Geoff MacLellan - UARB Rail Ruling Jan 15, 2015 | 4:58The Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board has told the owner of the Cape Breton rail line it must provide service until October. Transportation minister Geoff MacLellan spoke this morning about what it means for the future of rail service in Cape Breton.
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Mainstreet Cape Breton Maureen Miller - SIRT Investigates Clayton Miller Jan 15, 2015 | 6:38The watchdog that reviews police actions in Nova Scotia is investigating the Clayton Miller case. He was found dead in New Waterford 25 years ago after police raided a drinking party. SIRT is investigating claims of undisclosed information.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Joe O'Connor - Margaree AirportJan 13, 2015 | 6:19Mainstreet Cape Breton Joe O'Connor - Margaree Airport Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Joe O'Connor - Margaree Airport Jan 13, 2015 | 6:19The municipality of Inverness says an expanded Margaree airport could serve as a catalyst to boost tourism and create jobs. The county has submitted a proposal for provincial and federal funding for the 9.4-million dollar project. Joe O'Connor is CAO.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Seeking Council - Jan 12th, 2015Jan 12, 2015 | 18:03Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Jan 12th, 2015 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Jan 12th, 2015 Jan 12, 2015 | 18:03To start the new year we have a newcomer to the Seeking Council feature. Darrell Flynn took over long-time councilor Darren Bruckschwaiger's seat in a byelection in December. And this week we're joined by district 11 councillor Lowell Cormier.

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