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SATURDAY, April 14

0730 They're a "guitar guy and gal". They're called Rodrigo y Gabriela. And they were World Music columnist Reuben Maan's subjects when he visited Mary Ito. To hear their conversation, visit Reuben's column.
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0800 It's the weekend...which MIGHT mean Do It Yourself projects around the house. Sounds good in theory. But do you REALLY have the skills to make those repairs yourself? Our favourite contractor says there are good reasons to call in the professionals. Jorge Rodrigues explained when he joined Mary in the Fresh Air studio.
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0830 Ontario is blessed with some fine food markets. In fact, Toronto's St. Lawrence Market was recently selected as the world's best by National Geographic. Rebecca LeHeup is with the Ontario Culinary Tourism Alliance. And she turned the spotlight on some of the other food markets in the province when she visited Mary. In addition to the St. Lawrence Market, Rebacca talked about the Hamilton Market, Byward Market in Ottawa, London's Convent Garden Market and the Kingston Public Market.
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Learn more about the Ontario Culinary Tourism Alliance at its website.
And you can visit the National Geographic website for its article on food markets.