Mainstreet NSScreentime rules at homeFeb 26, 2014 | 11:09Stephanie talks with a local mom about the rules she's had to make around screen time for her kids. We also hear from her two boys, ages seven and nine, about how they see those rules.
Mainstreet NSPlanes makes "terrifying" storm landing in HalifaxMar 27, 2014 | 11:20Craig Jackson and his wife were passengers aboard a flight that made three harrowing attempts to land in Halifax, during a storm that saw high winds and whiteout conditions. He describes the experience.
Mainstreet NSOur oceans guy on the ocean of water inside the Earth's mantleMar 18, 2014 | 10:43Minerals preserved in a diamond from Brazil contain evidence that there may be as much water trapped deep inside the Earth as there is in all the oceans. Boris Worm tells us more.
Mainstreet NSteaching children and youth mental healthApr 16, 2014 | 18:25Can teaching kids particular skills prevent them from developing mental illnesses as they age? Rudolf Uher is a Canada Research Chair in Early Intervention in Psychiatry at Dalhousie University. Jean Hughes is a professor in the school of nursing.
Mainstreet NSGreenwood woman seriously injured skydivingApr 17, 2014 | 9:15Kenzie Markey, who grew up in Greenwood, was seriously injured this month after a skydiving accident in Arizona. Mainstreet interviews with her father, Joe Markey.
Mainstreet NSClassic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well LoveApr 21, 2014 | 30:45Mainstreet's Stephanie Domet listens to some of Fare Thee Well Love with Jimmy Rankin. More Classic Wax at cbc.ca/mainhfx
Mainstreet NSClassic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well LoveApr 21, 2014 | 28:44Mainstreet's Stephanie Domet listens to some of Fare Thee Well Love with Jimmy Rankin. More Classic Wax at cbc.ca/mainhfx
Mainstreet NSMattress King Interview: Part 1Apr 30, 2014 | 15:09Hear how SMU grad Chen Qing went from selling used mattresses from his apartment, to running a successful mattress and furniture showroom in Halifax.
Mainstreet NSLife Rolls On MartiniqueMay 29, 2014 | 8:50A program that uses surfing to empower people with mobility disabilities is coming to Canada for the first time. Hear why Nova Scotia is its only stop.
Mainstreet NSKen Hansen on what's wrong with military procurement (part 1)Jul 8, 2014 | 12:10Whether DND sets out to buy submarines, ships, stealth fighters, or helicopters, there seems to be no end of controversy around military procurement. Ken Hansen tells host Stephanie Domet there's a common cause to a lot of the problems.
Mainstreet NSKen Hansen on the future of the world's navies (part 2)Jul 9, 2014 | 11:14Whether DND needs ships, helicopters, or stealth fighters, the Treasury Board insists the lowest price is the law. That means buying in bulk to lower per unit costs, and trying to predict your needs decades into the future. Ken Hansen tells host Stephanie
Mainstreet NSKen Hansen on what Canada really needs in a navy (part 3)Jul 10, 2014 | 13:00Ken Hansen says the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy probably doesn't have the budget to deliver everything DND wants. But he tells host Stephanie Domet he believes the budget is big enough to get the mix of vessels we actually need.