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May 5: New research shows more people are falling through the cracks because of affordability issues. An award winning Cape Breton MP is signing a different tune these days. And it’s that time of year again – heavy garbage is getting underway.

April 28: A trio of Cape Breton artists are being celebrated by the music industry. And if you are thinking about helping your kids get in the housing market, we have a special presentation for you. And we have two clashing interviews after a recent visit from a Federal Party Leader.

April 21: A provincial cabinet minister is stepping down after downplaying domestic violence rates in Nova Scotia. The H.A.T is pulling back the curtain for Funny Girl. And a behind-the-scenes look of the film “Titanic” with stories about the crew being taken to hospital after unknowingly eating spiked chowder.

April 14: A popular local musician stops by the Coast studios to get us up to speed on his busy schedule. The CBRM is targeting abandoned buildings.  And we’ll also hear from the Money Lady. 

April 7: The Telus Cup is coming to Sydney for the first time. We’ll hear from an amateur astronomer who’s star struck about a celestial event coming soon to a sky near you. And an Elvis tribute artist is in the spotlight in the provincial capital.

March 31: The Eagle’s GM salutes the fans for being their “seventh player.” We’ll have a few interviews about another sport where Canada dominates. And we wrap up our special series acknowledging Francophonie Month.

March 24: A local community leaders tells Paul MacDougall and the Good Sentence about her message of hope. The Cape Breton Canso MP explains why Canada continues to send aid to Ukraine. And we will hear about an upcoming landmark Cape Breton sports tournament.

March 17: Cape Breton is rolling out the welcome mat for one of the biggest tournaments to ever be held on the island. A Community activist strikes a chord releasing a song about homeless. A Dialogue continues its series with the Franco Podcast. Host Catherine Fisher is up first.

March 3: A local MLA weighs in on the recent provincial budget. We’ll get you up to date on the Souls Harbour Rescue Mission. Also, an Inverness man is approaching another milestone this summer. And a tribute to the late Prime Minister Brian Mulroney who passed away last week at the age of 84.

February 25: The Prime Minister recently visited to make an affordable housing announcement for the CBRM and Membertou. We have some expert financial advice for you during tax season. We’ll hear from the ECMA chairperson and we’ll tell you about a show coming to the Savoy Theatre highlighting the rags to riches story of a 60’s pop icon.

February 18: This week, we’ll hear from a Cape Breton film maker who finally added a key endeavor to his bucket list. Also a performer talks about his roots and his appreciation for getting spins on local radio. And you’ll hear an interview about the people working behind the scenes to help women deal with their struggles.

February 11: A look back on the record breaking storm talking with people stranded at work and those going above the call of duty to make the roads safe and passable. A New Waterford woman talks about a program that surprises seniors with free furnace oil. CBU students is on the show to inform the community about a project putting food on the table for the less fortunate. And a Cape Breton fiddler is looking to collect some hardware at next month’s Juno Awards.

February 4: We have an idea for you if you want to impress your better half later this month when the cupid strikes. If you like curling or baseball, we have a couple of interviews on tap for you. Stay tuned for some City Hall news on police efforts and development. Also, Bill Bradley dials in with some news about the less fortunate.

January 28: The province’s Liberal leader stops by the Coast studios during a visit to Cape Breton. A Sydney native has launched a new affordable way to publish obituaries. We’ll have the latest on a landmark basketball tournament in New Waterford. And a well known singer-songwriter teams up with a tribute artist to produce a new album.

January 21: A local musician talks about performing while maintaining a busy home and work schedule. A Cape Breton Eagle returns to the ice after a battle with Cancer. And a Glace Bay Film maker shows you the demonic side of a famous cartoon character.

January 14: A Second World War veteran was recently celebrated at the Legion in Westmount. We’ll tell you about the increasing number of families having a hard time making ends meet as the food banks are feeling the crunch now more than ever. You’ll hear an interesting story about a double-dip polar-dip. Cape Breton was well represented at the recent Golden Globe Awards. And City Hall is considering a business pitch to revamp a local ball field.

January 7: On the Good Sentence, Paul MacDougall talks to an international student about their journey here and setting up roots in Cape Breton. A local newspaper is on hold for its print edition. Regional police talk about the crime that takes up the most time and paper work. And Bill Bradley checks in for some interviews about Loaves and Fishes, the H.A.T and the new women’s professional hockey team.

*DIALOGUE returns January 7, 2024 with a new episode.

December 17: Stay tuned for our Holiday Show. With a golden voice from the past, several Christmas stories, advice on how to best prepare your turkey and an invitation to a Boxing Day dinner.

December 10: The HAT’s rolling out the festive welcome mat for one of the island’s best known artists. Paul MacDougall shares a Christmas story hitting close to home for the fishing community. We’ll hear about a local group that has been entertaining audiences for 50 years. Also, some BDO advice on holiday spending…and more.

December 3: A new support group is coming to Cape Breton to help people affected by sexual abuse. Bill Bradley has a couple of interviews fitting for this time of year. We’ll hear from a developer looking to break ground in Sydney. And a chat with Maria, who started drinking when she was a teen but now wants to help people get sober.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 


 


 

 

 

 

 

 


  




 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

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