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Working A Second Job - Liz Mackay

A second income might come in handy right now, wouldn't it? We continue to see more part-time and fewer full-time jobs in our economy. Our frugal columnist Liz Mackay took an in-depth look at juggling jobs.

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Mainstreet PEI - Kimberley KotarOct 20, 2014 | 9:24Mainstreet PEI Kimberley Kotar Audio
Mainstreet PEI Kimberley Kotar Oct 20, 2014 | 9:24Kimberley Kotar is the President and Founder of the Canadian Transverse Myelitis Association. She ran the PEI marathon on the weekend
Mainstreet PEI - Dianne Watts-Pye, Marathon RunnerOct 16, 2014 | 5:58Mainstreet PEI Dianne Watts-Pye, Marathon Runner Audio
Mainstreet PEI Dianne Watts-Pye, Marathon Runner Oct 16, 2014 | 5:58Karen Mair speaks with Dianne Watts-Pye about marathon running.
Mainstreet PEI - Boyde Beck - Belfast riotsOct 15, 2014 | 7:35Mainstreet PEI Boyde Beck - Belfast riots Audio
Mainstreet PEI Boyde Beck - Belfast riots Oct 15, 2014 | 7:35Islanders may get into the occasional shouting match over politics - but for being a relatively peaceful people we can also put on quite a riot. Historian Boyde Beck explains.
Mainstreet PEI - Spintime - Jamie LockeOct 10, 2014 | 20:16Mainstreet PEI Spintime - Jamie Locke Audio
Mainstreet PEI Spintime - Jamie Locke Oct 10, 2014 | 20:16It's Thanksgiving weekend and many people will be gathering with friends and family reminded of all there is to be thankful for. Jamie Locke does that full time as a Captain with the Salvation Army. Today he adds the title SpinTime DJ to his name.
Mainstreet PEI - Dutch Thompson - HarvestOct 9, 2014 | 9:49Mainstreet PEI Dutch Thompson - Harvest Audio
Mainstreet PEI Dutch Thompson - Harvest Oct 9, 2014 | 9:49Grab your rubber boots and dungarees, today on Mainstreet we're heading to the barn to do the chores. Harvest Stories from the bygone days, with Dutch Thompson.
Mainstreet PEI - Mainstreet on the Map - Chloe BergmarkOct 8, 2014 | 8:33Mainstreet PEI Mainstreet on the Map - Chloe Bergmark Audio
Mainstreet PEI Mainstreet on the Map - Chloe Bergmark Oct 8, 2014 | 8:33She's gone from starting her education in PEI to educating some of the poorest kids in inner city Houston. On Mainstreet on the Map we'll talk to Chloe Bergmark.
Mainstreet PEI - Artist Lisa-Beth GlassmanOct 7, 2014 | 7:55Mainstreet PEI Artist Lisa-Beth Glassman Audio
Mainstreet PEI Artist Lisa-Beth Glassman Oct 7, 2014 | 7:55She uses beeswax, a blow torch, old windows and doors and bits of memorabilia. It all adds up to amazing artwork that celebrate friends - new, old and passed on. Artist Lisa-Beth Glassman takes us through her new show at The Guild.
Mainstreet PEI - SpinTime - Silva StojakOct 3, 2014 | 19:49Mainstreet PEI SpinTime - Silva Stojak Audio
Mainstreet PEI SpinTime - Silva Stojak Oct 3, 2014 | 19:49She's an award winning architect who's made her mark on many Island buildings. Today on Mainstreet, Silva Stojak shares her favorite music on SpinTime
Mainstreet PEI - Boyde Beck - 1st electionOct 1, 2014 | 9:33Mainstreet PEI Boyde Beck - 1st election Audio
Mainstreet PEI Boyde Beck - 1st election Oct 1, 2014 | 9:33Municipal Elections are around the corner on PEI - but what was it like back in 1773? Our historian Boyde Beck tells Karen Mair about times before electronic voting.
Mainstreet PEI - Brain Tissue BankSep 30, 2014 | 7:47Mainstreet PEI Brain Tissue Bank Audio
Mainstreet PEI Brain Tissue Bank Sep 30, 2014 | 7:47The annual Molly Appeal supports research and health centres in the maritimes - We speak to Dr. Sultan Darvesh, the nuerologist behind the maritime brain tissue bank.
Mainstreet PEI - Science of ObesitySep 29, 2014 | 7:07Mainstreet PEI Science of Obesity Audio
Mainstreet PEI Science of Obesity Sep 29, 2014 | 7:07Obesity isn't a laughing matter, but Canada's leading obesity expert, Dr. Arya Sharma, thinks there can be light-hearted approach to it.
Mainstreet PEI - Mainstreet on the Map - Alex MazerSep 24, 2014 | 7:54Mainstreet PEI Mainstreet on the Map - Alex Mazer Audio
Mainstreet PEI Mainstreet on the Map - Alex Mazer Sep 24, 2014 | 7:54Born in Charlottetown, a Harvard educated lawyer and a candidate for councillor in the Toronto Municipal Election on Mainstreet on the Map , Karen Mair spoke with Alex Mazer
Mainstreet PEI - Boyde Beck ScotlandSep 17, 2014 | 9:47Mainstreet PEI Boyde Beck Scotland Audio
Mainstreet PEI Boyde Beck Scotland Sep 17, 2014 | 9:47Historian Boyde Beck joins us to explain how PEI became the most Scottish province in all of Canada.
Mainstreet PEI - Stacey MacKinnonSep 15, 2014 | 6:01Mainstreet PEI Stacey MacKinnon Audio
Mainstreet PEI Stacey MacKinnon Sep 15, 2014 | 6:01What can you do about that old ratty t-shirt, worn out tv chair in the livingroom, or that "holy" pair of sweatpants your partner swears he or she just can't bear to part with? Stacey MacKinnon spoke with Karen Mair
Mainstreet PEI - Mainstreet on The Map - Mary MacDonald-RissenanSep 10, 2014 | 7:45Mainstreet PEI Mainstreet on The Map - Mary MacDonald-Rissenan Audio
Mainstreet PEI Mainstreet on The Map - Mary MacDonald-Rissenan Sep 10, 2014 | 7:45On Mainstreet on the Map Karen Mair spoke with Mary MacDonald-Rissenan who grew up in Summerside - teaches at a university in Finland, and wrote a book about the diaries of Island women from the 19th and 20th century.

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