Nov 26, 2014 | 8:58Mainstreet Cape Breton SPCA Elizabeth Murphy Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton SPCA Elizabeth Murphy Nov 26, 2014 | 8:58The Nova Scotia SPCA has announced it's merging it's branches, including the Cape Breton SPCA. It says the public may not notice any changes at their local animal shelter. SPCA CEO Elizabeth Murphy explains what will change:
Nov 24, 2014 | 22:36Mainstreet Cape Breton Childhood Poverty in Canada Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Childhood Poverty in Canada Nov 24, 2014 | 22:3625 years ago today MP's in the House of Commons unanimously agreed to end child poverty by the year 2000. A report released today paints a sobering picture of how little has changed since that pledge was made and how far we have to go.
Nov 24, 2014 | 13:39Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Nov 24th, 2014 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Nov 24th, 2014 Nov 24, 2014 | 13:39Time again for Seeking Council, where we find out what people in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality are talking about, and what your local representatives have been up to. This week, Councillors Eldon MacDonald and Claire Detheridge join us in studio.
Nov 21, 2014 | 4:07Mainstreet Cape Breton Workplace Hit & Run Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Workplace Hit & Run Nov 21, 2014 | 4:07A 40-year-old man is lucky to be alive today after he was struck by a car at a road construction site in Sydney. Lyndon Vokey told his story today to our Norma Jean MacPhee. Here's some of their conversation.
Nov 17, 2014 | 15:19Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Nov 17th, 2014 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Nov 17th, 2014 Nov 17, 2014 | 15:19This week on Seeking Council, we've pulled up an extra chair. From the Northside, Clarence Prince represents District 1, Charlie Keagan represents District 2 and from another corner of the municipality, we have district 11 councilor Lowell Cormier.
Nov 10, 2014 | 4:56Mainstreet Cape Breton Cheryl Maloney - Chrisma Denny Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Cheryl Maloney - Chrisma Denny Nov 10, 2014 | 4:56The Nova Scotia Native Women's Association is trying to help find 23-year old Chrisma Denny of Eskasoni. The Cape Breton Regional Police say she was last seen at the Eskasoni band office on Sept. 11th. There will is vigil for Denny in Eskasoni tonight.
Nov 6, 2014 | 1:17:09Mainstreet Cape Breton Road Trip to Aspy Bay Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Road Trip to Aspy Bay Nov 6, 2014 | 1:17:09We're heading out on a Road Trip today to the very northern tip of our island. It's an area bordered on one side by the Cape Breton Highlands National Park and on another side by the vast wilderness of the Polletts Cove.
Nov 5, 2014 | 4:26Mainstreet Cape Breton Kelly Cull - Flavoured Tobacco Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Kelly Cull - Flavoured Tobacco Nov 5, 2014 | 4:26The Canadian Cancer Society was astonished with the Nova Scotia government's decision today to remove the ban on flavoured tobacco from Bill 60. Bill 60 aimed to regulate the sale and use of e-cigarettes, waterpipes, and flavoured tobacco.
Nov 5, 2014 | 10:45Mainstreet Cape Breton Stacey MacNeil - #STUDENTHIGH5 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Stacey MacNeil - #STUDENTHIGH5 Nov 5, 2014 | 10:45The #StudentHigh5 campaign supports expanding Aboriginal Business Education in Canada. Currently only 9.8% of the Aboriginal population receives a University degree versus 26.5% of the non-aboriginal population. This gap leads to significant disadvantage.
Nov 4, 2014 | 6:05Mainstreet Cape Breton Greg Penney - High Quality H2O Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Greg Penney - High Quality H2O Nov 4, 2014 | 6:05New Waterford tap water won third place in the "Best Of The Best" Tap Water Taste Test at the 2014 Atlantic Canada Water and Wastewater Association Conference. Greg Penney is Manager of Water Operations for the Cape Breton Regional Municipality.