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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 - CBVRSB Heritage FairApr 30, 2015 | 8:05Mainstreet Cape Breton CBVRSB Heritage Fair Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton CBVRSB Heritage Fair Apr 30, 2015 | 8:05Ever wonder about the history of gaming in Canada, or why the Phillipo's all seem to spell their names differently? Theses topics and others were among those covered at this year's heritage fair at Cape Breton University.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Dr. David Wheeler - CBU Budget QuestionsApr 29, 2015 | 10:58Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr. David Wheeler - CBU Budget Questions Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr. David Wheeler - CBU Budget Questions Apr 29, 2015 | 10:58You may recall Cape Breton University, after consultation with faculty, students and staff set down their budget for the upcoming year. While we've talked about the Volley Ball team and the arena there's a couple other issues that still raise questions.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Robyn Cathcart & Barb Steader - Into the WoodsApr 29, 2015 | 20:00Mainstreet Cape Breton Robyn Cathcart & Barb Steader - Into the Woods Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Robyn Cathcart & Barb Steader - Into the Woods Apr 29, 2015 | 20:00A Tony-winning Broadway musical moves fairy tales to adult status when the Savoy Theatre launches "Into The Woods" later this month. Over the next couple of weeks we'll meet the people involved in the presentation.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Arielle Lewis - Game On Laser TagApr 27, 2015 | 6:43Mainstreet Cape Breton Arielle Lewis - Game On Laser Tag Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Arielle Lewis - Game On Laser Tag Apr 27, 2015 | 6:43A new recreational entertainment centre will be opening in Cape Breton in the next couple of weeks. Arielle Lewis got the idea while on a road trip and after almost a year of prep and planning, the 24-year-old is nearly ready to open Game On Laser Tag.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Dr. David Wheeler and Brandon Ellis - CBU Tuition HikeApr 24, 2015 | 15:39Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr. David Wheeler and Brandon Ellis - CBU Tuition Hike Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr. David Wheeler and Brandon Ellis - CBU Tuition Hike Apr 24, 2015 | 15:39Tuition is going up next year at Cape Breton University - and for several years after that. It's part of a new tuition policy announced today at the university. The president says it's unfortunate but necessary. Brandon Ellis is with CBU Students Union.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Child Poverty SummitApr 24, 2015 | 7:08Mainstreet Cape Breton Child Poverty Summit Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Child Poverty Summit Apr 24, 2015 | 7:08About 120 grade 6 students from several communities around Cape Breton gathered in New Waterford. They were there to discuss an issue that affects too many of their classmates: child poverty. Reporter Holly Conners has the story. (runs 7:08)
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Vince MacLean - Remembering Al GrahamApr 23, 2015 | 6:03Mainstreet Cape Breton Vince MacLean - Remembering Al Graham Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Vince MacLean - Remembering Al Graham Apr 23, 2015 | 6:03We received word today of the passing of former Senator Al Graham. He was also a former president of the Liberal Party of Canada and a cabinet member Chretien's government. We've reached former Liberal Party leader and former mayor of Sydney Vince MacLean
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Matt Campbell - Rebranding Pride Cape BretonApr 21, 2015 | 8:55Mainstreet Cape Breton Matt Campbell - Rebranding Pride Cape Breton Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Matt Campbell - Rebranding Pride Cape Breton Apr 21, 2015 | 8:55The voice of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community is rebranding! Pride Cape Breton has issued the call for help to "do it better". Matt Campbell is on the board of directors and joined us in studio to explain how you can help.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Seeking Council - Apr 20th, 2015Apr 20, 2015 | 18:53Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Apr 20th, 2015 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Apr 20th, 2015 Apr 20, 2015 | 18:53Time again for Seeking Council. Our weekly update on what's making news and fueling coffee-shop debate around the Cape Breton Regional Municipality. Today we're joined by Clarence Prince and Ray Paruch.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Report Concerning the Death of Clayton MillerApr 16, 2015 | 12:23Mainstreet Cape Breton Report Concerning the Death of Clayton Miller Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Report Concerning the Death of Clayton Miller Apr 16, 2015 | 12:23A new investigation says it's time to put the Clayton Miller case to rest for good. He's the teen that was found dead in New Waterford 25 years ago. A report released today says his death was an accident. His parents say they are deeply disappointed.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Church and StateApr 15, 2015 | 8:21Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Church and State Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Church and State Apr 15, 2015 | 8:21In a unanimous decision, the country's top court said reciting a Catholic prayer at council meetings infringes on freedom of conscience and religion. Cape Breton Regional council recites a prayer before each meeting. What does this ruling mean for CBRM?
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Maureen MacDonald - Nova Scotia film tax creditApr 14, 2015 | 4:13Mainstreet Cape Breton Maureen MacDonald - Nova Scotia film tax credit Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Maureen MacDonald - Nova Scotia film tax credit Apr 14, 2015 | 4:13The cut to the Nova Scotia film tax credit was back front and center at Province House this afternoon. Here is NDP leader Maureen MacDonald asking Premier Stephen McNeil about the tax credit cut in Question Period today.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Chief Peter MacIssac - Men Against Domestic ViolenceApr 8, 2015 | 6:38Mainstreet Cape Breton Chief Peter MacIssac - Men Against Domestic Violence Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Chief Peter MacIssac - Men Against Domestic Violence Apr 8, 2015 | 6:38The Local Men Against Domestic Violence Committee launched a poster campaign in Sydney today as part of sexual assault awareness month. The group includes men working together to educate and bring awareness about the issues of violence in all it's forms.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Daniel Williams - Marriot Fraud ScamApr 7, 2015 | 7:53Mainstreet Cape Breton Daniel Williams - Marriot Fraud Scam Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Daniel Williams - Marriot Fraud Scam Apr 7, 2015 | 7:53People in Cape Breton are being warned of a telephone scam with a twist. Dana Musgrave of Sydney says she received a call, advising she'd won a free night at a Marriott Hotel. Then the caller asked for her credit card information.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Gordie Gosse and Frank Corbett ResignApr 2, 2015 | 10:00Mainstreet Cape Breton Gordie Gosse and Frank Corbett Resign Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Gordie Gosse and Frank Corbett Resign Apr 2, 2015 | 10:00A big upheaval in Cape Breton's political landscape today. Two longtime MLA's resigned - both of them New Democrats. Frank Corbett wants to put his family ahead of politics. Gordie Gosse, says he needs to focus on his health.

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