This past Tuesday Adam spoke with David Mason, the Ottawa tax specialist from Deloitte Accounting about the implications and economic effects of the 2010 Federal Budget. Of particular interest for listeners is his discussion of the tax implications for individual income tax payers.
Mike is off doing real people stuff this morning so I am holding down the fort by myself this week. That means a little more music than usual but at 8:10 we have an interview with Dave Mason who is Deloitte’’s Ottawa Tax Leader. He will be discussing the recent Federal Budget and its implications for listeners. As per usual the show airs from 7-9am on 93.1 CKCU FM in Ottawa and at www.ckcufm.com everywhere else.
Federal Minister for Women Helena Guergis celebrates International Women’s Day by announcing a Federal grant program designed to get more women elected to municipal governments…although don’t think about changing the words of “O Canada.”
Still recovering from Sunday’s excitement. Since there is no Olympic highlights to watch this morning, join Mike and I for the Tuesday Morning Special Blend. At 8:10 Mike will be speaking with Catherine Fortin Lefaivre of the Amethyst Women’s Addiction Centre about a panel they will be hosting on March 8th to celebrate International Woman’s Day. At 8:30 Adam will be speaking with Andre Bendahan of the Montreal band Final Flash who will be playing Ottawa on March 4th. As per usual we air from 7-9am on CKCU 93.1 FM in Ottawa and at www.ckcufm.com for everyone else.
I can almost guarantee that there won’t be any student listeners this morning as all university students in Ottawa are enjoying there reading week. However its business as usual on the Tuesday Morning Special Blend. At 8:15 we will be speaking with Matthew Barber who has a new album being released on the 23rd. Then at 8:30 we will have Chris Page in studio. Chris is part of the Kelp Records family and has a new album being released today. As per usual we air on 93.1 CKCU FM in Ottawa and www.ckcufm.com for everyone else.
The three of us are all back this week so tune in to listen to the new and improved Tuesday Morning Special Blend Line-up. With that kind of tag line how could we not be the #1 morning show in Ottawa? Disregarding commercial cliches at 7:30 Adam will be talking with Councilor Clive Doucet regarding his latest proposal involving Lansdowne and the NCC. As per usual we air on 93.1 CKCU FM in Ottawa and at www.ckcufm.com for everyone else.
This will be my last live show before I head off to Europe for two months. Never fear though as Mike will be sticking around in the new year. At 8:30 we will be speaking with Lynne Wolfson who is biking across Africa. As per usual we air on 93.1 CKCU FM in Ottawa and at www.ckcufm.com for those in the rest of the world.
Remember that prisoner transfer agreement Canada made with Afghanistan to ensure detainees weren’t tortured? It seems Afghanistan might not be keeping up its end of the bargain.
This is Adam’s second last week here before he heads off to Europe. the countdown is on. This week at 8:30am Mike will be talking with Rex Murphy, Canadian political commentator, host of Cross Country Check-up and the author of the new book Points of View. As per usual we air from 7-9am on 93.1 CKCU FM in Ottawa and at www.ckcufm.com for the rest of you.
Funding Drive is over for another year, thank you to everyone who donated to our show and to CKCU. You have bought yourself another 50 weeks of quality community radio. At 7:30 Adam is going to be speaking with Stephen Brunt, the author of the new book Gretzky’s Tears. Then at 8:30 Mike will be speaking with Roger Greenberg of the Landsdown Live Group who is seeking to develop Landsdown Park. As per usual we air from 7 to 9 on 93.1 CKCU FM in Ottawa and www.ckcufm.com for those not.
Welcome to week two of the funding drive. You still have five days left to donate to our show. Remember for every fifty dollars you give you push Adam up one more flight of stairs. This week at 8:10 we will be speaking with Tyler Kealey and having him play some songs from his album Characters. As per usual we will be airing from 7 until 9am on CKCU 93.1 FM for those in Ottawa and www.ckcufm.com for the rest.
Back to the real world after the long weekend, digest the rest of your turkey while listening to Adam and Mike. As well this week Josh Zanin will be joining us on air. However the excitement doesn’t stop there; at 8:10 Adam will be speaking with David Burnford of Ottawa’s Hugest 100 Mile Potluck about their upcoming event on October 17th. As per usual we air from 7-9am on 93.1 CKCU FM, online at www.ckcufm.com for everyone else.
Is there anything Obama can’t do? His latest feat, winning the Nobel Peace Prize after being in office for 8 months.
France, Portugal, Ireland, Belgium are all willing to take former Gitmo detainies. Canada on the other hand won’t even take back its own.
Proof that Al-Queda really wants to bring about the end of the world… Algerian phycisist working at the Cern Large Hadron Collider arrested for links to Al-Queda
The Governor-General and Stephen Harper get into a spat and a new Rideau Hall website seems to be the result.