Mainstreet Cape Breton | Jan 25, 2013 | 5:57

LAHEY and MacDOUGALL - 2/11

If you happened to be at CBU you may have seen a few sky blue posters being held by professors, students and people who just stopped in for a cup of coffee. The posters had large numbers across the top "2/11" To find out more we reached Nicole MacDonald, she runs the Women's Center and Michelle Lahey who is the CBU Student President.

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Mainstreet Cape Breton - Rick Janega - Maritime Link Deal InkedJul 30, 2014 | 5:27Mainstreet Cape Breton Rick Janega - Maritime Link Deal Inked Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Rick Janega - Maritime Link Deal Inked Jul 30, 2014 | 5:27The company that's heading up the Maritime Link Project has inked a deal with it's labour unions. Emera has signed a long term agreement with the Cape Breton District labour council , IBEW and Nova Scotia Construction labour relations association.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Michael Merritt - New CAO of CBRMJul 29, 2014 | 11:25Mainstreet Cape Breton Michael Merritt - New CAO of CBRM Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Michael Merritt - New CAO of CBRM Jul 29, 2014 | 11:25Cape Breton regional council has approved the selection of a new Chief Administrative officer. Michael Merrit, from Victoria Mines, will take the position of the senior most staff person at CBRM in October.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Marie Walsh - Acting CAO of CBRMJul 29, 2014 | 1:38Mainstreet Cape Breton Marie Walsh - Acting CAO of CBRM Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Marie Walsh - Acting CAO of CBRM Jul 29, 2014 | 1:38The acting CEO, Marie Walsh was also up for the job of CAO for CBRM. Reporters asked her for a comment on the successful candidate. Marie Walsh is disappointed. Councillors take great pains to soften the blow that the acting CAO didn't get the job.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - CBRM Road RepairsJul 28, 2014 | 3:37Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - CBRM Road Repairs Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - CBRM Road Repairs Jul 28, 2014 | 3:37CBRM is seeing road work on smaller side streets however major work has yet to be started. The projects are to be equally cost shared, at one-third each, between the 3 levels of government. Funding administered by the province and has not been approved.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Gail Shea - Licence StackingJul 25, 2014 | 4:41Mainstreet Cape Breton Gail Shea - Licence Stacking Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Gail Shea - Licence Stacking Jul 25, 2014 | 4:41Minister Gail Shea was in Cape Breton today to announce 4-million dollars for improvements at four small craft harbours. After the announcement, reporters asked about a report that lobster fishermen in PEI have agreed to so-called license stacking.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Kathy Trout - A New HomeJul 24, 2014 | 5:17Mainstreet Cape Breton Kathy Trout - A New Home Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Kathy Trout - A New Home Jul 24, 2014 | 5:17A family in Glace Bay is moving indoors. The Trout family had to leave their basement apartment after a drain was blocked and all their belongings were destroyed. Upon inspection, CBRM safety officials declared their home unfit.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Carolyn Quinn - St. Alphonsus ChurchJul 22, 2014 | 6:55Mainstreet Cape Breton Carolyn Quinn - St. Alphonsus Church Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Carolyn Quinn - St. Alphonsus Church Jul 22, 2014 | 6:55When Heritage Canada released its top ten list of endangered places; the group trying to save St. Alphonsus church was thrilled. The Stone Church Restoration society says making the list, strengthens their argument to save the building.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Julia Hawkins - GoFundMe for Shawn JackJul 21, 2014 | 4:54Mainstreet Cape Breton Julia Hawkins - GoFundMe for Shawn Jack Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Julia Hawkins - GoFundMe for Shawn Jack Jul 21, 2014 | 4:54The attack on 48-year old Shawn Jack, a week ago shocked people around the Northside. One woman who stepped up to help is Julia Hawkins, she started an on-line fundraiser last Thursday. It's called Community Cares: Stand up for Sean Jack.
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Mainstreet Cape Breton Albert Lionais - CBMIC Helps Out Jul 18, 2014 | 9:38The Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative is again offering the Cape Breton International Music Export Fund. This fund benefits Cape Breton based musicians. It provides financial support to artists who are pursing career opportunities internationally.
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Mainstreet Cape Breton MP Rodger Cuzner & John McKay - CB Island Tour Jul 17, 2014 | 6:22Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner is playing tour guide today to the Liberal critic for the Environment. John McKay is just back from touring the MV miner salvage site and Fortress Louisbourg. They dropped by the studio after visiting ACAP Cape Breton in Sydney.
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Mainstreet Cape Breton Bill Nicholson - Indian Beach Facelift Jul 16, 2014 | 6:41Indian Beach is getting a facelift this summer. The boardwalk, playground and bandshell in North Sydney have been in need of attention. The road itself was littered with craters and hard on the shocks. But work is underway to improve that.
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Mainstreet Cape Breton Word on the Street - Facebook Marketing Jul 16, 2014 | 2:45If you use social media you will notice those ads to the right or left of your screen. These ads are matched to you... to information that you've shared with facebook or twitter, etc. Some people here in Sydney are fine with that. Others are offended.
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Mainstreet Cape Breton Jesse Auvshalomov - Facebook MArketing Jul 16, 2014 | 6:32To find out more about how advertizers are able to target their products to you on social media, David Burke contacted Jesse Auvshalomov. He is with a US company called "Teespring" which uses a lot of targeted marketing on Facebook.
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Mainstreet Cape Breton Doctor Shoaib Ansari - Visitor Restrictions Jul 14, 2014 | 8:48Visitor restrictions are in place on the 3rd floor of the Glace Bay Hospital, there has been an outbreak of an antibiotic resistant bacteria. On Friday, six patients had been diagnosed with MRSA on the floor where acute care patients are treated.
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Mainstreet Cape Breton Robyn Cathcart - Portals Jul 9, 2014 | 12:42A new musical theatre production launched yesterday. "Portals" is intended to entertain Sydney's cruise ship passengers, tourists and locals. It is staged in the chapel of the New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation and at Fortress Louisbourg.

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