Information Morning - Cape BretonMarilyn MacDonald - Bayside Garden PetitionSep 22, 2014 | 6:28Marilyn MacDonald owns and operates the Bayside Garden Center in Whycocomagh. Until a few weeks ago, Leaf Kraft of Lake Ainslie was her assistant manager. But Kraft and her partner were ordered out of the country last month when permits were not renewed.
Information Morning - Cape BretonDan Christmas - Breakfast BiographySep 22, 2014 | 17:11We're spending time with some interesting and intriguing Cape Bretoners. You may already know our next interviewee, Dan Christmas. He's senior advisor to Membertou First Nation, a former band councilor and a member of the panel that wrote the Ivany report
Information Morning - Cape BretonInformation Morning Issue PanelSep 19, 2014 | 19:07The Information Morning Issue Panel is where we invite three Cape Bretoners who aren't shy about sharing their opinions, into the studio to discuss current affairs. Joining us this morning: Candee McCarthy, Chris Millburn and Stephen Tobin.
Information Morning - Cape BretonJane MacNeil - Sacred Heart ChurchSep 19, 2014 | 5:56Friends of a former Catholic church in north end Sydney hope people in the community will show a little "heart" next week. Jane MacNeil is with the Friends of Sacred Heart, they are holding a public meeting to figure out what to do with the building.
Information Morning - Cape BretonJane Knox - New Health Authority CEOSep 19, 2014 | 6:31This spring Nova Scotia will have one Health Authority for the whole province and yesterday the health minister announced who will be in charge. Until yesterday Janet Knox was the CEO of Annapolis Valley Health and South Shore Health.
Information Morning - Cape BretonGarry Leech and Victor Tomiczek - Cape Breton IndependentSep 18, 2014 | 9:18There's a new kid on the media block in CB and it's promising a different perspective. The JB McLachlan Media Collective launched the "Cape Breton Independent" this week. It's published on-line and it covers local, national, and global issues.
Information Morning - Cape BretonJimi Swinamer and Robert McPhee - Bikers DownSep 18, 2014 | 10:16Motorcycling the open road offers a number of thrills which can be offset by the injuries you can run into on your bike. For motorcyclists in the province, there's an organization that's helping injured bikers called "Bikers Down".
Information Morning - Cape BretonFred Lavery - Breakfast BiographySep 18, 2014 | 17:24Fred Lavery is a name you've probably heard in musical circles in Cape Breton and beyond. He's an award winning song writer,l music producer and co-owner of Lakewind Sound in Point Aconi.
Information Morning - Cape BretonTracey Marsh and Henry Krieger - Off Grid Pt. 2Sep 17, 2014 | 5:29Yesterday, we met a Middle River couple who have moved back to Cape Breton because they couldn't afford to buy land out West and Tracey wanted to be close to family. Now, Henry is building an off grid home on a 10acre piece of property deep in the woods.
Information Morning - Cape BretonJim St. Clair - Then & NowSep 17, 2014 | 6:23Tomorrow Scots decide their fate in the referendum on separation from the UK. This event brought to mind a CB connection in the mind of our community historian Jim St. Clair. A long-ago immigrant who, story has it, was a veteran of the Battle of Culloden.
Information Morning - Cape BretonShawn Bethke & Brittany Erickson - MulitversitySep 16, 2014 | 6:48The face of Cape Breton University has taken on a much more multi-cultural appearance in recent years. And this is a change our next guests plan to celebrate with an event at the Big Fiddle later this month. It's an event they're calling "Multiversity".
Information Morning - Cape BretonTracey Marsh and Henry Krieger - Off Grid Pt. 1Sep 16, 2014 | 6:24A couple living in Middle River are bucking the trend when it comes to out-migration. Henry Krieger and Tracey Marsh have moved back east from west to build their off grid dream home near Middle River. We wanted to know what brought them back.
Information Morning - Cape BretonFr. Roman Dusanowskyj - Breakfast BiographiesSep 15, 2014 | 17:02This Fall on Information Morning we're spending some time with some interesting and intriguing Cape Bretoners. We begin today with Fr. Roman Dusanowskyj the parish priest at Holy Ghost Ukrainian Church in Whitney Pier.
Information Morning - Cape BretonDonnie Burke - CaepFest Clean UpSep 15, 2014 | 5:32They were still tearing down the stage from Friday night's big concert at Open Hearth Park. You would think all those people and equipment would cause major damage to the site, but not so. Donnie Burke is an executive director with Nova Scotia Lands.