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Linda Bryden & Samina Haq - African Heritage Celebrations

As a part of African Heritage Month students from grades primary to six sang and played a variety of African Spiritual songs, folk songs and instrumental pieces at Topmkins Elementary today. We were there to share in the celebrations of the day.

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Mainstreet Cape Breton - Joe Musgrave and Christina Lamey - No Home for the Chill ZoneMay 7, 2015 | 11:38Mainstreet Cape Breton Joe Musgrave and Christina Lamey - No Home for the Chill Zone Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Joe Musgrave and Christina Lamey - No Home for the Chill Zone May 7, 2015 | 11:38A business owner in North Sydney says his frustration level is off the chart with the Cape Breton Regional municipality. Joe Musgrave's ice cream shop was displaced when the CBRM sold Archibald's Wharf. A spokesman for the CBRM says two offers were made.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Shelia Christie - The Gender Change RoomJul 22, 2015 | 8:56Mainstreet Cape Breton Shelia Christie - The Gender Change Room Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Shelia Christie - The Gender Change Room Jul 22, 2015 | 8:56Are you a young performer and interested in issues of gender? Director Shelia Christie is looking for young performers to participate in stage adaptations of two transgender children's stories featuring racially diverse and transgender characters.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Paul Cranford - Patron of World Fiddle DayMay 16, 2015 | 24:02Mainstreet Cape Breton Paul Cranford - Patron of World Fiddle Day Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Paul Cranford - Patron of World Fiddle Day May 16, 2015 | 24:02An excerpt for this weeks edition of Island Echoes featuring the Patron of World Fiddle Day, Paul Cranford.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Percy MacKenzie - Fighting the ExpropriationJul 17, 2015 | 5:09Mainstreet Cape Breton Percy MacKenzie - Fighting the Expropriation Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Percy MacKenzie - Fighting the Expropriation Jul 17, 2015 | 5:09The proponents behind the Muskrat Falls Power Project say they've worked out 300 property deals with land owners in Cape Breton County alone. The companies need the land to run power across the province. But not everyone has reached a settlement.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Highland Arts Theatre - Heart of SteelMar 20, 2015 | 5:04Mainstreet Cape Breton Highland Arts Theatre - Heart of Steel Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Highland Arts Theatre - Heart of Steel Mar 20, 2015 | 5:04Highland Arts Theatre is presenting Heart of Steel: A New Steel Plant Musical Comedy. Written and directed by Wesley J. Colford with music direction by Barb Stetter.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Dr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community HealthJun 23, 2015 | 10:35Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community Health Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community Health Jun 23, 2015 | 10:35ParticipACTION has released a national report card that talked about how active our children are. Unfortunately, it found that kids, especially those over 4 years old, don't get enough physical activity. The report suggests we're being too protective.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Lloyd Cole - An Evening with Lloyd ColeJul 23, 2015 | 8:09Mainstreet Cape Breton Lloyd Cole - An Evening with Lloyd Cole Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Lloyd Cole - An Evening with Lloyd Cole Jul 23, 2015 | 8:09Coming up on Wednesday, July 29th, the Membertou Trade and Convention Center is presenting an Evening with Lloyd Cole. Lloyd will be performing his first acoustic session in Cape Breton as he travels with his newest album 'Standards'.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Norman MacIntyre -Jul 8, 2015 | 8:44Mainstreet Cape Breton Norman MacIntyre - Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Norman MacIntyre - Jul 8, 2015 | 8:44A witness to murder says he fears for his own life. Norman MacIntyre was there when his friend, 24-year-old Brandon Kelly of Reserve was shot dead in his driveway on June 25. MacIntyre says he's now afraid someone else is going to try to finish the job.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Lauchie MacLean - Glenora DistilleriesJun 17, 2014 | 12:53Mainstreet Cape Breton Lauchie MacLean - Glenora Distilleries Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Lauchie MacLean - Glenora Distilleries Jun 17, 2014 | 12:53What would you pay for a good bottle of single malt whiskey. Is 50 thousand too much? It isn't for those who think of single malt whiskey as an "investment". We wondered if Cape Breton single malt had anything that would fit in this market and they do!
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Barry Sheehy - Sydney Port DevelopmentMar 10, 2015 | 13:34Mainstreet Cape Breton Barry Sheehy - Sydney Port Development Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Barry Sheehy - Sydney Port Development Mar 10, 2015 | 13:34Why is it that some people think a container port in Sydney Harbour is a "pie in the sky" dream, while others see Sydney as being one of the great centers of port development in the next decade? Barry Sheehy is the consultant for the municipality.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Silver Donald Cameron - Remembering Farley MowatMay 7, 2014 | 6:37Mainstreet Cape Breton Silver Donald Cameron - Remembering Farley Mowat Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Silver Donald Cameron - Remembering Farley Mowat May 7, 2014 | 6:37Acclaimed Canadian author Farley Mowat, 92, has died. The outspoken writer of dozens of books, including Never Cry Wolf, was famous for his unwavering focus on protecting nature.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Delores Feltmate - Child ServicesSep 25, 2014 | 9:48Mainstreet Cape Breton Delores Feltmate - Child Services Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Delores Feltmate - Child Services Sep 25, 2014 | 9:48We have reason to be concerned about how we respond to at risk children, here in Nova Scotia. Unlike eight other Canadian provinces, Nova Scotia does not have a child advocacy office. Dr, Kristin McLeod, will discuss the impact of neglect and abuse.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Bonnie Sharplin - Back from NepalMay 13, 2015 | 12:04Mainstreet Cape Breton Bonnie Sharplin - Back from Nepal Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Bonnie Sharplin - Back from Nepal May 13, 2015 | 12:04A major earthquake has struck eastern Nepal, near Mount Everest, two weeks after more than 8,000 people died in a devastating quake. Bonnie Sharplin, recently returned from Nepal. She was in Kathmandu when the first major 'quake hit.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Matthew Willox - A Tiny House UpdateMay 21, 2015 | 11:39Mainstreet Cape Breton Matthew Willox - A Tiny House Update Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Matthew Willox - A Tiny House Update May 21, 2015 | 11:39A few months ago we talked about a tiny house that was being built by Nicky Duenkel and Judy Pratt. Last time we spoke to Matthew Willox he had the plans but had yet to start construction. We've reached out to them all for an update.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Faye MacDougall - Cultural Developments for CBRMJun 4, 2015 | 8:39Mainstreet Cape Breton Faye MacDougall - Cultural Developments for CBRM Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Faye MacDougall - Cultural Developments for CBRM Jun 4, 2015 | 8:39There's been a lot of talk of port development in the last 48 hours, but CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke mentioned cultural development in his speech Wednesday. There was also mention of the NSCC moving to downtown Sydney as well as a new library.

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