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Two women who write ads weigh in on two controversial campaigns: Mic Mac Mall's back-to-school campaign, and the Nova Scotia government sponsored "Ask" ads around consent.

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Mainstreet NS - Super Nova ScotianNov 1, 2013 | 7:59Mainstreet NS Super Nova Scotian Audio
Mainstreet NS Super Nova Scotian Nov 1, 2013 | 7:59A 10-year-old boy from the Annapolis Valley has become the youngest person to discover a supernova, trumping his sister's record.
Mainstreet NS - pajama pants taken to a logical conclusion, part 2Jan 9, 2013 | 6:52Mainstreet NS pajama pants taken to a logical conclusion, part 2 Audio
Mainstreet NS pajama pants taken to a logical conclusion, part 2 Jan 9, 2013 | 6:52Stephanie talks to a couple coworkers about her deep-seated issues around casual pants. And CBC technician Jacob Smith reveals he has taken wearing pajama pants in public to a whole new level.
Mainstreet NS - Ecology Action Centre and DNR Minister on forestry allocationsOct 20, 2014 | 16:00Mainstreet NS Ecology Action Centre and DNR Minister on forestry allocations Audio
Mainstreet NS Ecology Action Centre and DNR Minister on forestry allocations Oct 20, 2014 | 16:00Stephanie talks with Matt Miller, then Zach Churchill, ahead of a public meeting about how government is allocating wood on Nova Scotia's western crown lands.
Mainstreet NS - Tom Jackson and the Huron CarolNov 22, 2012 | 10:46Mainstreet NS Tom Jackson and the Huron Carol Audio
Mainstreet NS Tom Jackson and the Huron Carol Nov 22, 2012 | 10:46Tom Jackson stops by to talk about this year's fundraising for foodbanks through the now-traditional Huron Carol concerts.
Mainstreet NS - What does Cornwallis mean to us now?May 27, 2013 | 26:55Mainstreet NS What does Cornwallis mean to us now? Audio
Mainstreet NS What does Cornwallis mean to us now? May 27, 2013 | 26:55We talk to historians, people on the streets of Halifax, and our listeners about the legacy of Edward Cornwallis, the founder of Halifax.
Mainstreet NS - NFB and Dal collaborate on online oceans schoolDec 17, 2013 | 10:31Mainstreet NS NFB and Dal collaborate on online oceans school Audio
Mainstreet NS NFB and Dal collaborate on online oceans school Dec 17, 2013 | 10:31Our oceans guy Boris Worm tells guest host Jackie Torrens about segments he's filmed for an online ocean school.
Mainstreet NS - Amanda Lindhout on 15 months in captivity in SomaliaOct 24, 2014 | 9:54Mainstreet NS Amanda Lindhout on 15 months in captivity in Somalia Audio
Mainstreet NS Amanda Lindhout on 15 months in captivity in Somalia Oct 24, 2014 | 9:54Stephanie talks to Amanda Linhout about the story detailed in her award-winning memoir A House in the Sky.
Mainstreet NS - Author meets TD Kids Book ClubOct 31, 2014 | 12:38Mainstreet NS Author meets TD Kids Book Club Audio
Mainstreet NS Author meets TD Kids Book Club Oct 31, 2014 | 12:38Kathy Stinson meets with the kids from Central Spryfield Elementary who make up our TD Kids Book Club
Mainstreet NS - Guilty but not sorry - victim's dad about convicted men in child porn caseNov 25, 2014 | 16:21Mainstreet NS Guilty but not sorry - victim's dad about convicted men in child porn case Audio
Mainstreet NS Guilty but not sorry - victim's dad about convicted men in child porn case Nov 25, 2014 | 16:21Stephanie talks a man whose name we cannot mention about two guilty pleas from young men whose names we cannot mention in a case that involved the man's daughter whose name we also cannot mention.
Mainstreet NS - Ghostbusters ScriptNov 27, 2014 | 9:34Mainstreet NS Ghostbusters Script Audio
Mainstreet NS Ghostbusters Script Nov 27, 2014 | 9:34Local filmmaker Sean Grady tells us why he wrote a screenplay for a Ghostbusters sequel, and then put someone else's name on it.
Mainstreet NS - Young Canada Reads day 1 (2012-01-30)Jan 30, 2012 | 11:21Mainstreet NS Young Canada Reads day 1 (2012-01-30) Audio
Mainstreet NS Young Canada Reads day 1 (2012-01-30) Jan 30, 2012 | 11:21Stephanie talks to the teen readers on our Young Canada Reads for 2012 panel about the five books they want you to read.
Mainstreet NS - Young Canada Reads day 2 (2012-01-31)Jan 31, 2012 | 10:00Mainstreet NS Young Canada Reads day 2 (2012-01-31) Audio
Mainstreet NS Young Canada Reads day 2 (2012-01-31) Jan 31, 2012 | 10:00Which book will be cut - Guardian Angel House, The Bite of the Mango, Fire on the Water, Season of Rage, or Charlie: A Home Child's Life in Canada?
Mainstreet NS - Young Canada Reads finaleFeb 3, 2012 | 9:18Mainstreet NS Young Canada Reads finale Audio
Mainstreet NS Young Canada Reads finale Feb 3, 2012 | 9:18Our Young Canada Reads panel crowns the winning book for 2012.
Mainstreet NS - Young Canada Reads .. Talks!Apr 9, 2012 | 12:12Mainstreet NS Young Canada Reads .. Talks! Audio
Mainstreet NS Young Canada Reads .. Talks! Apr 9, 2012 | 12:12Members of Mainstreet's 2012 Young Canada Reads panel get the chance to ask questions of the authors behind the winning book, The Bite of the Mango.
Mainstreet NS - Multi-Million NewPage InvestmentAug 21, 2012 | 7:04Mainstreet NS Multi-Million NewPage Investment Audio
Mainstreet NS Multi-Million NewPage Investment Aug 21, 2012 | 7:04Bill's conversation with theCBC's Jean Laroche about what a major investment from the Province means for restarting operations at the Point Tupper mill.

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