Mainstreet Cape Breton | Aug 15, 2013 | 7:02

Gord MacDonald and Rod Salsman - Look Twice

Drivers traveling between Sydney and Glace Bay will notice something different -- two signs that read "Look Twice Save A Life...". The signs are a project by local motorcyclists, and locals who are tired of waiting for the provincial government to act.

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Mainstreet Cape Breton - Troy Greencorn - Stanfest CancelledJul 2, 2014 | 11:46Mainstreet Cape Breton Troy Greencorn - Stanfest Cancelled Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Troy Greencorn - Stanfest Cancelled Jul 2, 2014 | 11:46As tropical storm Arthur is speeding up the coast bringing heavy rainfall to the Maritimes Troy Greencorn - Artistic Director for the Stan Rogers Folk Festival has confirmed that StanFest has been cancelled over safety concerns.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Parker Donham - Cape Breton Island Film SeriesJun 27, 2014 | 8:50Mainstreet Cape Breton Parker Donham - Cape Breton Island Film Series Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Parker Donham - Cape Breton Island Film Series Jun 27, 2014 | 8:50The curtains have been drawn on the Cape Breton Island Film Series. After 10-years and 256 movies Parker Donham says, the series was not drawing enough movie buffs to justify the time, money, and effort required to keep it going.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - MP Roger Cuzner - Wrongdoing by John LynnJun 26, 2014 | 7:52Mainstreet Cape Breton MP Roger Cuzner - Wrongdoing by John Lynn Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton MP Roger Cuzner - Wrongdoing by John Lynn Jun 26, 2014 | 7:52A new report has found more wrongdoing by the former head of ECBC John Lynn. The federal conflict of interest commissioner says John Lynn acted as a paid consultant to a private company. He did that while he was CEO of the government agency.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Donald Campbell - BBC AlbaJun 24, 2014 | 15:28Mainstreet Cape Breton Donald Campbell - BBC Alba Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Donald Campbell - BBC Alba Jun 24, 2014 | 15:28Several years ago folks in Scotland decided that it was possible to have TV service in the Gaelic language that would attract viewers that spoke many many languages. That responsibility fell to Donald Campbell, he is the executive officer of BBC Alba.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Rosalie Gillis - Katherine McLennan AwardJun 19, 2014 | 13:02Mainstreet Cape Breton Rosalie Gillis - Katherine McLennan Award Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Rosalie Gillis - Katherine McLennan Award Jun 19, 2014 | 13:02The Katherine McLennan Award recognizes the exceptional contributions of an individual who has, through community, life, and volunteer work, made a significant and lasting difference in the area(s) of arts, culture or historic preservation of Cape Breton.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Lauchie MacLean - Glenora DistilleriesJun 17, 2014 | 12:53Mainstreet Cape Breton Lauchie MacLean - Glenora Distilleries Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Lauchie MacLean - Glenora Distilleries Jun 17, 2014 | 12:53What would you pay for a good bottle of single malt whiskey. Is 50 thousand too much? It isn't for those who think of single malt whiskey as an "investment". We wondered if Cape Breton single malt had anything that would fit in this market and they do!
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Jamie Baillie & Chuck Porter - IndependantJun 13, 2014 | 13:25Mainstreet Cape Breton Jamie Baillie & Chuck Porter - Independant Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Jamie Baillie & Chuck Porter - Independant Jun 13, 2014 | 13:25The Province's PC Leader says he's "disappointed" in Hants West M-L-A Chuck Porter. Porter has resigned from the PC caucus, to sit as an independent. As for why, he says "it's personal" and cites differences of opinion with PC leader Jamie Baillie.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Sherry Ramsey - One's Aspect to the SunJun 12, 2014 | 7:27Mainstreet Cape Breton Sherry Ramsey - One's Aspect to the Sun Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Sherry Ramsey - One's Aspect to the Sun Jun 12, 2014 | 7:27Sherry D. Ramsey’s debut novel, "One’s Aspect to the Sun," published by Calgary-based Tyche Books, has won Speculative Fiction Book of the Year at the 2014 Alberta Book Publishing Awards.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Matt Stewart - Entrepreneur CampJun 11, 2014 | 6:08Mainstreet Cape Breton Matt Stewart - Entrepreneur Camp Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Matt Stewart - Entrepreneur Camp Jun 11, 2014 | 6:08The Shannon school of business will host an Entrepreneurship Camp this summer. High school students can spend a week immersed in workshops and business challenges. Matt Stewart is the business development associate at the Shannon School of Business.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Toni Desrosiers - AbeegoJun 10, 2014 | 6:54Mainstreet Cape Breton Toni Desrosiers - Abeego Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Toni Desrosiers - Abeego Jun 10, 2014 | 6:54A woman from British Columbia has come up with a really cool product called Abeego. Its a plastic wrap alternative, made from beeswax. Toni Desrosiers is in 2nd place in a national contest to possibly win a lot of money to grow her business.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Cheryl Donovan - Horizon Achievement CenterJun 10, 2014 | 11:07Mainstreet Cape Breton Cheryl Donovan - Horizon Achievement Center Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Cheryl Donovan - Horizon Achievement Center Jun 10, 2014 | 11:07The Horizon Achievement Center has so much to offer... but needs more room to do it. The center is trying to raise 8-million-dollars to build a larger facility for its services and programs. To learn more we have invited Cheryl Donovan into the studio.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Captain Ryan Thebault - Commemorating D-DayJun 5, 2014 | 5:10Mainstreet Cape Breton Captain Ryan Thebault - Commemorating D-Day Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Captain Ryan Thebault - Commemorating D-Day Jun 5, 2014 | 5:10Today Captain Ryan Thebault, originally from Sydney, climbed aboard a hercules aircraft headed for the beaches of Normandy. He was one of several Canadian paratroopers who were asked to re-create the historic drop that Canadians commemorate today, D-Day.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Allison Gillan - League Savings and MortgageJun 3, 2014 | 6:34Mainstreet Cape Breton Allison Gillan - League Savings and Mortgage Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Allison Gillan - League Savings and Mortgage Jun 3, 2014 | 6:34Five of the six staff at he Sydney branch of League Saving have been laid off. The Sydney branch of League Savings and Mortgage will close for good September 30th. Allison Gillan of the credit union company says most members won't notice the difference.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - The Wakowski Brothers - A Cape Breton VaudevilleJun 2, 2014 | 8:05Mainstreet Cape Breton The Wakowski Brothers - A Cape Breton Vaudeville Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton The Wakowski Brothers - A Cape Breton Vaudeville Jun 2, 2014 | 8:05Discover Sydney's latest downtown venue - The Highland Community Centre for Arts and Culture, formally St. Andrew's Church - in this debut production: A Cape Breton Vaudeville starring George MacKenzie, Ron Newcombe, and Lisa Ferguson-Penny.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - MLA Geoff MacLellan - M.V. Miner UpdateMay 30, 2014 | 6:18Mainstreet Cape Breton MLA Geoff MacLellan - M.V. Miner Update Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton MLA Geoff MacLellan - M.V. Miner Update May 30, 2014 | 6:18People in Main-a-Dieu are pleased with news today that a Nova Scotia company will remove the MV Miner. RJ MacIsaac Construction of Antigonish won the 12 million dollar contract to remove the derelict vessel ran aground two and a half years ago.

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