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Feb
Will it be Portia or Norma Lee?

Will it be Portia or Norma Lee?

Chebucto Road bookies are again putting their money on Digby native Portia Clark to return to her home province to take over from Don Connolly.
As a black female she fits far-reaching CBC criteria: she is a visible minority.

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22
Jan
Who will replace Don Connolly?

Who will replace Don Connolly?

So, the $64,000 question is who will replace Info AM virtuoso Don Connolly?
My money would be on a third Murphy brother, sibling to Mainstreet host Bob Murphy and CBC News Nova Scotia host Tom Murphy.
Problem is I don’t know if Tom & Bob are just twins, or mon dropped triplets, i.e., “This is my other CBC brother Darryl...”

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22
Jan
No news is not good news

No news is not good news

I am grateful! The Frankland Hotline has just lit up — on the other end are the enticing intonations of Nancy Waugh, CBC Czarina for the Atlantic Provinces.
Actually, the formal title is CBC Managing Editor for the Atlantic Provinces.
Now, there’s the Mother Corp going on again, stealing stuff, print titles & such, and claiming them as its own, but I digress.

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22
Jan
The Summer of Don

The Summer of Don

If you are of a certain vintage you will recall a buoyant little ditty from 1970 by the British rock group Mungo Jerry titled In The Summertime.
That was also the year CBC Radio’s Information Morning first took to the airwaves.

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22
Jan
Who will replace Don Connolly?

Who will replace Don Connolly?

So, the $64,000 question is who will replace Info AM virtuoso Don Connolly?
My money would be on a third Murphy brother, sibling to Mainstreet host Bob Murphy and CBC News Nova Scotia host Tom Murphy.
Problem is I don’t know if Tom & Bob are just twins, or mon dropped triplets, i.e., “This is my other CBC brother Darryl...”

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