Nov 24, 2014 | 4:14Mainstreet PEI Richard Raiswell Audio
Mainstreet PEI Richard Raiswell Nov 24, 2014 | 4:14It's been a topsy turvy time in the PEI legislature.
Mainstreet's Political Columnist, Richard Raiswell has been looking at what this really means for leaders, political parties and voters.
Oct 16, 2013 | 7:21Mainstreet PEI PEI Fiddler Billy MacInnis Audio
Mainstreet PEI PEI Fiddler Billy MacInnis Oct 16, 2013 | 7:21He grew up in Village Green - where a kitchen party was never far. These days Billy MacInnis tours with country star Tim Hus and spent almost a decade touring with Stompin' Tom Connors. He's recording a CD on the Island this week.
Nov 12, 2014 | 8:27Mainstreet PEI Father Tom Audio
Mainstreet PEI Father Tom Nov 12, 2014 | 8:27The sense of excitement around a new Pope is still reverberating. Along with hopes the church
will move forward. In the area of communications, the Catholic church may be light years ahead of
many religions let alone broadcasters. One of the key peopl
Aug 22, 2013 | 7:29Mainstreet PEI Chris Budhan Audio
Mainstreet PEI Chris Budhan Aug 22, 2013 | 7:29Jazz bassist Chris Budhan has been named the Doug Riley artist this year for the PEI Jazz and Blues Festival. Chris is back on PEI, back from Australia for a performance tomorrow night at St. Paul's Church, and he'll be our guest this afternoon on Mainstr
Nov 29, 2013 | 10:24Mainstreet PEI Spin Time - Nathan Keoughan Audio
Mainstreet PEI Spin Time - Nathan Keoughan Nov 29, 2013 | 10:24He's just returned from auditioning for the Canadian Opera Company and he's one of the soloists in Handel's Messiah this sunday at the confederation centre. Wonder what tunes he'll pick Bass Baritone Nathan Keoughan is our SpinTime DJ.
Feb 6, 2014 | 6:01Mainstreet PEI SIN Theory Audio
Mainstreet PEI SIN Theory Feb 6, 2014 | 6:01A movie made by an Islander - starring Islanders and being screened on PEI this weekend.
I'll talk to Ritchie Mitchell about his film SIN Theory - and we've got a pair of tickets to give away.
Nov 20, 2014 | 8:53Mainstreet PEI Dutch Thompson - Late Harvest Audio
Mainstreet PEI Dutch Thompson - Late Harvest Nov 20, 2014 | 8:53Island farmers are racing the weather to harvest the last of their crops.
Dutch Thompson dropped by the studio to share some stories from the bygone days about pickin' potatoes, chopping firewood, and makin' bacon
Oct 17, 2012 | 9:00Mainstreet PEI Learning Disabilities - Angie Demarco Audio
Mainstreet PEI Learning Disabilities - Angie Demarco Oct 17, 2012 | 9:00Even though the cruise ships didn't make it into Charlottetown today ...there were still lots of extra people around. This is the first day of the annual PEI teachers convention. Two days packed with workshops and opportunities to learn about learning. The keynote speaker for the conference is back on PEI by popular demand. Many educators heard Angie Demarco speak at last year's National Conference on Learning Disabilities. So she's here to speak with teachers and also give two workshops for anyone interested in learning more. Angie Demarco is the education coordinator with the Learning Disabilities Association in Sudbury Ontario. She stopped by earlier.
Dec 12, 2012 | 7:32Mainstreet PEI Gracie Finley - The Montgomery Theatre Audio
Mainstreet PEI Gracie Finley - The Montgomery Theatre Dec 12, 2012 | 7:32Gracie Finley is the epitome of Anne of Green Gables - so it's no
wonder she played Anne for the longest run in the Charlottetown
Festival. That gig started in 1968 when she was all of 16. These days
Finley calls Buckinghamshire England home. She returns to PEI in the
summers and over recent years she's been getting involved in another
theatre - The Montgomery Theatre in Rustico. Next year Gracie Finley
will return to the stage in an original production. Gracie Finley was
home for a few days and stopped by for a visit.