May 22, 2014 12:22 pm

Friday May 23rd on The Morning News


The 2nd annual Women’s Well Being Expo kicks off at Cole Harbour Place on Friday. It’s a chance for women to chat about issues and concerns in their lives. There are lectures, workshops, fitness classes, entertainers and more. At 6:45 we’ll be joined by two women involved in organizing this year’s conference.

If you’re a wrestling fan or live with one, you won’t want to miss our interview at 7:15. Paul Brothers will have talk with Halifax IFWA Heavyweight Champ JP Simms along with the organizer of a big fight happening Friday night at the Forum.  It will be a throw-down for the ages.

 The 5th annual IWK 5K in Memory of Jessica happens June 1st in Halifax.  At 7:45 we’ll find out more about Manuel family’s story and why they are hoping to raise $100,000 for the region’s largest children’s hospital this year.

At 8:15 We’ll meet a Haligonian who had the fortune to be selected to throw out the first pitch at Fenway Stadium last weekend. It was part of Nova Scotia day at Fenway Park and what a moment it was. Tune in and hear all about it on The Morning News on Friday.

At 8:45 we’ll have an interview and performance from multi-instrumentalist Royal Wood. He’s toured internationally and earned a pair of Juno nominations and has had his music featured prominently on television and film. He’s performing in Halifax on the weekend and Jill Chappell will find out what else he’s up to.



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