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Afternoon Drive with Chris dela Torre

From the backroads of the counties to the urban centres of the southwest, Afternoon Drive brings you the stories in and about southwest Ontario. Mix in music from artists throughout the region, traffic and weather, and you’ve got two hours of radio that gets you talking and puts you in the know about all things southwest Ontario.

  • 07:33
    Ontario Progressive Leader Patrick Brown is calling for a public inquiry into the Liberal's handling of health concerns stemming from Sarnia's petrochemical industry. For his thoughts, we spoke to Mike Bradley, the mayor of Sarnia.
    Oct 16, 2017
  • 04:54
    Tomorrow, a group of Windsorites plan to re-enact a famous scene from the movie "Cast Away" on the Detroit River. Why? We asked Devon Muzzatti.
    Oct 13, 2017
  • 07:22
    Afternoon Drive host Chris dela Torre speaks to pop singer Scott Helman. He spoke at a London school to raise awareness about cyberbullying.
    Oct 12, 2017
  • 07:18
    A Windsor man faces a lifetime ban for tossing first octopus at Little Caesars Arena. We spoke to Nick Horvath.
    Oct 10, 2017
  • 07:26
    Jonathan told us about Bread Meats Bread, a downtown Windsor sandwich shop selling fine dining ingredients and techniques at casual restaurant prices.
    Oct 10, 2017
  • 07:52
    A group of historians are meeting in Windsor this weekend to talk about the one of the world's most popular beverages: beer. We spoke to University of Windsor professor Max Nelson.
    Sep 29, 2017
  • 06:57
    An acclaimed musical is rolling into Windsor Friday. Freedom Singer tells the story of Underground Railroad - and the songs that sustained people on the journey to Canada. We spoke to creator Khari Wendell McClelland.
    Sep 29, 2017
  • 06:54
    Afternoon Drive host speaks to London parent Jacqueline Kappers. She's calling for schools to find ways to keep schools cool during hot days.
    Sep 26, 2017
  • 07:38
    In his food column's debut on Afternoon Drive, Jonathan Pinto introduced us to the people behind Bishop's Urban Farm in Windsor, an enterprise that began after a tornado tore through Bryan Kavanaugh and Breanna Whitford's backyard on Riberdy Road.
    Sep 25, 2017
  • 06:16
    Peche Island is a Windsor city park that sits in the Detroit River. You can only get there by boat - and there's no scheduled ferry. Afternoon Drive's Jonathan Pinto hitched a ride there with City of Windsor naturalist Karen Cedar.
    Sep 22, 2017
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