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Jazz Festival: Don Palmer and Mike MacDonald

Highlighting the Cape Breton Jazz Festival are two shows each by Cape Breton ex-patriot, and Canadian jazz saxophonist legend Don Palmer. He and Red Mike MacDonald talk about their shared musical past.

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Mainstreet Cape Breton - Dr Rex Dunn - Guatemala MissionOct 23, 2014 | 8:24Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Rex Dunn - Guatemala Mission Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Rex Dunn - Guatemala Mission Oct 23, 2014 | 8:24A group of doctors and nurses from Cape Breton traveled to Central America last year offering their services. They performed surgery and brought medical supplies to some of the poorest people in the world. The mission was so successful, a team will return
Mainstreet Cape Breton - MP Roger Cuzner - Ottawa Shooting UpdateOct 22, 2014 | 10:25Mainstreet Cape Breton MP Roger Cuzner - Ottawa Shooting Update Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton MP Roger Cuzner - Ottawa Shooting Update Oct 22, 2014 | 10:25Parliament Hill came under attack today after a man with a rifle shot a soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial in downtown Ottawa. A gunman inside Parliament has been confirmed dead. MP Roger Cuzner is in the House of Commons under lock down.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - MP Mark Eyking - Ottawa Shooting UpdateOct 22, 2014 | 6:34Mainstreet Cape Breton MP Mark Eyking - Ottawa Shooting Update Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton MP Mark Eyking - Ottawa Shooting Update Oct 22, 2014 | 6:34Parliament Hill came under attack today after a man with a rifle shot a soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial in downtown Ottawa. A gunman inside Parliament has been confirmed dead. MP Mark Eyking is in the House of Commons under lock down.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Seeking Council - Oct 20th, 2014Oct 20, 2014 | 16:29Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Oct 20th, 2014 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Oct 20th, 2014 Oct 20, 2014 | 16:29Time now for our weekly check-in with Cape Breton Regional councilors. We've invited two CBRM councilors into our studio to find out what issues are driving the discussion in their communities. Today it's Claire Dethridge and Ivan Doncaster.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Dr. Jodi McDavid - The Tiny House MovementOct 20, 2014 | 9:35Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr. Jodi McDavid - The Tiny House Movement Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr. Jodi McDavid - The Tiny House Movement Oct 20, 2014 | 9:35Have you noticed people starting to forego large, expensive homes in favor of small, more sustainable ones? Sometimes less is more, that's the focus of CBU Children's University presentation: The Tiny House Movement.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Nancy Waugh - A Day In The LifeOct 17, 2014 | 5:28Mainstreet Cape Breton Nancy Waugh - A Day In The Life Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Nancy Waugh - A Day In The Life Oct 17, 2014 | 5:28Last night at midnight, CBC kicked off a project called "A Day in the Life of Nova Scotia." And we asked for your help. Nancy Waugh gives us an update on the project. She's executive producer for CBC News in Nova Scotia.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Mary-Jane Henderson MacDonald - Breast Cancer Action RetreatOct 16, 2014 | 9:30Mainstreet Cape Breton Mary-Jane Henderson MacDonald - Breast Cancer Action Retreat Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Mary-Jane Henderson MacDonald - Breast Cancer Action Retreat Oct 16, 2014 | 9:30Woman who have been diagnosed or previously diagnosed with breast cancer are invited to a retreat at Cabot Shores this weekend. There are a couple of spaces left. Mary-Jane Henderson MacDonald is helping to organize the event.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Frank Corbett - Cape Breton Hospital ClosuresOct 15, 2014 | 5:37Mainstreet Cape Breton Frank Corbett - Cape Breton Hospital Closures Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Frank Corbett - Cape Breton Hospital Closures Oct 15, 2014 | 5:37Nova Scotia's minister of health Leo Glavine came under fire during Monday's question period over the amount of time Cape Breton hospitals have been forced to close their emergency rooms. He's also chastising the previous NDP government.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Dr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community HealthOct 15, 2014 | 11:26Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community Health Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community Health Oct 15, 2014 | 11:26We all intuitively know that youth are essential to the health and overall well being of Cape Breton Island, yet our young people in our community face health issues that require organizations, and institutions far beyond them to address.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Marc Vassallo - Making A DifferenceOct 14, 2014 | 7:18Mainstreet Cape Breton Marc Vassallo - Making A Difference Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Marc Vassallo - Making A Difference Oct 14, 2014 | 7:18This week on Making A Difference we speak with Marc Vassallo about Blue Heron Farm and his plans to stay in Cape Breton.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Julian Katasky - Songs of TruthOct 10, 2014 | 10:25Mainstreet Cape Breton Julian Katasky - Songs of Truth Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Julian Katasky - Songs of Truth Oct 10, 2014 | 10:25Bandurist Julian’s Kytasty’s Songs of Truth, a collaborative production arising from Singing Storytellers, is being release right here in Cape Breton. We had him into studio for a chat and listen.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Bob Holman - Language MattersOct 10, 2014 | 10:22Mainstreet Cape Breton Bob Holman - Language Matters Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Bob Holman - Language Matters Oct 10, 2014 | 10:22There are over 6,000 languages in the world and Hundreds will be lost within the next generation. Language Matters with Bob Holman is a two hour documentary that asks: What do we lose when a language dies? What does it take to save a language?
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Singing the Stories of Injustice: Bards as WitnessOct 10, 2014 | 16:23Mainstreet Cape Breton Singing the Stories of Injustice: Bards as Witness Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Singing the Stories of Injustice: Bards as Witness Oct 10, 2014 | 16:23Singing Storytellers is an International Interdisciplinary Symposium hosted by Cape Breton University, in partnership with Celtic Colours and CBC, and today at CBU Library Lounge it's Singing the "Stories of Injustice: Bards as Witness".
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.
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Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Stan Kutcher - Teen Mental Health Oct 8, 2014 | 13:03The Vital Signs 2014 Report we told you about earlier this week has some disturbing figures when it comes to the health of young people in this province. For instance 1 in 4 students met the criteria for depression and 1 in 5 seriously considered suici

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