Dec 17, 2014 | 9:13Mainstreet PEI Holland Map Audio
Mainstreet PEI Holland Map Dec 17, 2014 | 9:13250 years ago surveyor and cartographer Samuel Holland began his map of Prince Edward Island,
the map is currently being restored, and will return here next year. Karen Mair spoke with one of the people doing the work
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
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.
Sep 12, 2013 | 9:00Mainstreet PEI Mainstreet on the Map - Megan MacDonald Audio
Mainstreet PEI Mainstreet on the Map - Megan MacDonald Sep 12, 2013 | 9:00Karen Mair has spoken with Megan MacDonald when she was a student in Germany. Now the Charlottetown woman is spending a year exploring her interests. We catch up with Megan after she'd wrapped up a yoga class. She's studying yoga in Tel Aviv Israel.
Nov 8, 2013 | 6:45Mainstreet PEI Byron Carr - New theory on a cold case Audio
Mainstreet PEI Byron Carr - New theory on a cold case Nov 8, 2013 | 6:45For 25 years Byron Carr's family has waited for answers about his death. The school teacher was 36 years old when he was killed in his own home on November 11, 1988. Now, police have developed a new theory. The CBC's Sally Pitt spoke with Byron's brother.
Dec 3, 2013 | 6:32Mainstreet PEI Hugh MacDonald - interview Audio
Mainstreet PEI Hugh MacDonald - interview Dec 3, 2013 | 6:32That's Hugh MacDonald reading from the beginning of his new novel The Last Wild Boy. You may know Hugh from his many other books and poetry. Such as the award winning Chung Lee Loves Lobsters. Or his Random Acts of Poetry and his stint as PEI's Poet Laure
Dec 19, 2013 | 6:13Mainstreet PEI Shawn Hogan - Stand-up Comedian Audio
Mainstreet PEI Shawn Hogan - Stand-up Comedian Dec 19, 2013 | 6:13Shawn Holden is from Mill River but he's based in Toronto. He's been working on a career in stand-up comedy and this weekend he's putting on a show featuring his own comedy as well as a nationally known stand-up, and his mentor, K. Trevor Wilson.