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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 11, 2005
HALIFAX - Eastlink Television has partnered with the Cape Breton Growth Fund to produce a 13-part series, Inside Cape Breton, which highlights business and community leaders in Cape Breton. This profile-style format will inform, educate, and entertain the audience with its creative content, in-depth discussions, and light-hearted probing of issues that face the community of Cape Breton. Inside Cape Breton will foster a sense of pride in the community by presenting positive stories of success and dedication to making a contribution to Cape Breton. By promoting good news stories, it is hoped it will encourage others to become more involved in the community.
Eastlink Television will air Inside Cape Breton on Monday and Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. for the next 13 weeks.
The host for Inside Cape Breton will be Bob MacEachern of 101.5 The Hawk. Bob has contributed his time to a number of organizations over the years including the Strait Area Chamber of Commerce, St. Martha's Hospital Foundation, Inverness-Richmond Children's Aid Society and the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre among others.
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About Cape Breton Growth Fund
The Cape Breton Growth Fund (CBGF) is responsible for the delivery of the economic adjustment fund established by the Governments of Canada and Nova Scotia in the wake of the federal government's decision to close the Cape Breton Development Corporation (Devco). The CBGF is comprised of an $86 million contribution from the Government of Canada, and a $12 million contribution from the Government of Nova Scotia. Through its Articles of Incorporation, the Cape Breton Growth Fund (CBGF) has a broad mandate for economic development. The objects of the Corporation are to promote and assist, either alone or in conjunction with any person or the Government of Canada or of Nova Scotia or any agency of either of those governments, the financing and development of industry on Cape Breton Island to provide employment outside the coal producing industry and to broaden the base of the economy of Cape Breton Island.
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