Mainstreet Cape Breton | Jun 28, 2013 | 5:39

Darren Googoo - New Membertou School

Membertou is getting a new elementary school. Construction of the Kindergarten to Grade 6 school has just started. Darren Googoo is Director of Education at Membertou, he spoke with the George Mortimer today about the school and what it means.

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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 - Matthew Willox - Cape Breton's Tiny HouseJan 8, 2015 | 15:01Mainstreet Cape Breton Matthew Willox - Cape Breton's Tiny House Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Matthew Willox - Cape Breton's Tiny House Jan 8, 2015 | 15:01Since the 70s average home size has grown, but that trend seems to be reversing. The tiny house movement is about getting less space for a lot less cost. Matthew Willox is a local contractor who's been hired to design and build one for a local couple.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Dr Mokia Dutt  - Community HealthOct 1, 2014 | 7:10Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Mokia Dutt - Community Health Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Mokia Dutt - Community Health Oct 1, 2014 | 7:10We talk a lot about people "choosing" to be healthy or unhealthy. But the way cities and towns are designed have a significant impact on whether we're able to be healthy. Dr Mokia Dutt talks about how the design of your community has an impact on health.
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.
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 - Jennifer West and Mike MacKeigan - CBRM's Leaky PipesJan 15, 2015 | 17:56Mainstreet Cape Breton Jennifer West and Mike MacKeigan - CBRM's Leaky Pipes Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Jennifer West and Mike MacKeigan - CBRM's Leaky Pipes Jan 15, 2015 | 17:56A report on efficiency in Nova Scotia has produced some startling figures when it comes to the amount of water lost to leaks here in the CBRM. It says as much as 40% of the water pumped and treated by the municipality is lost to leaky pipes.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Maureen Miller - SIRT Investigates Clayton MillerJan 15, 2015 | 6:38Mainstreet Cape Breton Maureen Miller - SIRT Investigates Clayton Miller Audio
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 - 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.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Paul MacKinnon and Artisync Technologies - Old Trout FunniesJan 9, 2015 | 13:55Mainstreet Cape Breton Paul MacKinnon and Artisync Technologies - Old Trout Funnies Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Paul MacKinnon and Artisync Technologies - Old Trout Funnies Jan 9, 2015 | 13:55Paul MacKinnon's 'Old Trout Funnies' are coming back. Now through the process of digitization you'll be able to enjoy those classics from the 70s again with the help of Artisync Technologies.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - JP Cormier -Jan 17, 2014 | 14:32Mainstreet Cape Breton JP Cormier - Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton JP Cormier - Jan 17, 2014 | 14:32This weekend marks the annual birthday bash for Cape Breton's JP Cormier. The bash has become an annual fundraising tradition for the Membertou Trade and Convention Center.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Hawa & Lassana - Singing StorytellersOct 9, 2014 | 11:08Mainstreet Cape Breton Hawa & Lassana - Singing Storytellers Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Hawa & Lassana - Singing Storytellers Oct 9, 2014 | 11:08Hawa Kassé Mady Diabaté and Fode Lassana Diabaté are here from Mali! These revered musicians, Jelis, or Mande singing storytellers, are traveling throughout Cape Breton this week, giving school workshops, concerts and meeting with various communities.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Linden MacIntyre - PunishmentDec 8, 2014 | 13:11Mainstreet Cape Breton Linden MacIntyre - Punishment Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Linden MacIntyre - Punishment Dec 8, 2014 | 13:11In his fourth novel, CBC broadcast journalist, Cape Bretoner and author Linden MacIntyre turns to familiar themes in a new framework with his new thriller Punishment.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Bleeding Edge Productions - Dream RunnerDec 10, 2014 | 7:20Mainstreet Cape Breton Bleeding Edge Productions - Dream Runner Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Bleeding Edge Productions - Dream Runner Dec 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 Breton - Gordie Sampson - SongcampSep 3, 2013 | 8:20Mainstreet Cape Breton Gordie Sampson - Songcamp Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Gordie Sampson - Songcamp Sep 3, 2013 | 8:20The Gordie Sampson Songcamp and Ceilidh Cup are teaming up with Softchoice Cares: Power 2 the People. This year both worked to ensure the Gordie Sampson Songcamp qualified for the Softchoice Cares for their Power 2 the People $50,000 Challenge.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - George Miller - The Irish RoversOct 8, 2013 | 16:01Mainstreet Cape Breton George Miller - The Irish Rovers Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton George Miller - The Irish Rovers Oct 8, 2013 | 16:01The Irish rovers are in cape Breton this weekend and have become cherished music icons. They've touched generations of music lovers, and brought Ireland into North American living rooms. To talk Rovers and the upcoming show we've reached George Miller.

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