All in a Weekend MontrealTech Panel: summer apps and websitesJun 28, 2015 | 8:47Molly Kohli and Thomas Ledwell share their favourite apps and websites to take advantage of the summer. Molly looks at discounts for activities, Thomas talks about his favourite video aggregator/editor and Sonali Karnick has travel apps and sites for the
All in a Weekend MontrealErin Balser: Real stories from Canadian writersJun 28, 2015 | 9:44True-life narratives are hot these days in the literary world. CBC Books producer Erin Balser talks about the appeal of memoirs and give us some suggestions on some Canadian memoirs to read this summer.
All in a Weekend MontrealAll you have to do is ask. . . and get on stage at the Montreal Jazz Fest!Jun 28, 2015 | 10:50Music teacher Emilie Bernard lost 115lbs working out to the songs of Jamie Cullum. She made a YouTube video to ask him if she could go on stage with him to sing a song at the Montreal International Jazz Festival and he responded. Emilie Bernard spoke wit
All in a Weekend MontrealJazzy Alix: Pole Fitness ChampionJun 28, 2015 | 8:16Alix turned to pole dancing when a foot injury prevented her from continuing in jazz ballet. Now, she's the Quebec champion in pole fitness, and she'll be competing at the national championships in August.
All in a Weekend MontrealDoug Stephens: brand loyalty worriesJun 27, 2015 | 8:53From Tim Hortons to Proctor and Gamble, well-known brands are facing an identity crisis. Our retail columnist looks at why major brands have to work harder to get consumers and how the new generation of consumers makes decisions on their preferred brands.
All in a Weekend MontrealJen Schaffer: "Fate Line"Jun 27, 2015 | 11:00Laywer, singer and songwriter Jen Schaffer talks about her debut album "Fate Line" and how her work as a public defender in Ohio influenced her songwriting. Jen Schaffer and the Shiners perform tonigh at Casa del Popolo in Montreal.
All in a Weekend MontrealSir John A. Macdonald's summer home a National Historic SiteJun 27, 2015 | 9:46The estate "Les Rochers" in the historic town of St-Patrick in Rivière-du-loup was designated as a National Historic Site just a few weeks ago. It's where Canada's first Prime Minister spent his summers and made some important decisions. Canadian Heritag
All in a Weekend MontrealAimée Wimbush-Bourque: Campfire cuisineJun 27, 2015 | 11:26Leave the hot dogs at home. Food blogger and cookbook author Aimée Wimbush-Bourque talks about easy and delicious meals to make at the campsite and her approach to food when the family is roughing it.
All in a Weekend MontrealTech panel: trash, trekking and auto-tunerJun 21, 2015 | 10:36Molly Kohli and Thomas Ledwell talk about the technology behind Beaconsfield's new garbage collection tracking system, Google is getting a 360-view of Montreal parks and realigning music with auto-tuner.
All in a Weekend MontrealLentil DayJun 21, 2015 | 9:17Canada is the world's largest exporter of lentils. Today, chefs across the country are competing to come up with the testiest and most imaginative dish featuring the ingredient. We spoke with Anita Stewart is the founder of Food Day Canada and has been or
All in a Weekend MontrealDavid Blair on "Walking on Thin Ice"Jun 21, 2015 | 9:44David Blair on "Walking on Thin Ice"
On this Father's Day, CBC business reporter David Blair talks about how he is trying to keep his adoptive Inuit sons connected to their native culture. His radio documentary, "Walking on Thin Ice" airs on The Sunday
All in a Weekend MontrealPeter Katz at the Montreal Folk FestivalJun 21, 2015 | 10:38Critically-acclaimed singer-songwriter Peter Katz performs tonight on the Lachine Canal for the Montreal Folk Festival On The Canal. He talks about his latest album, "We Are The Reckoning"
All in a Weekend MontrealDesigning better communities: "A View From The Porch".Jun 20, 2015 | 10:50Designing better communities: "A View From The Porch".
Architect Avi Friedman has been traveling the world observing communities and how they work. He is particularly inspired by the high-density neighbourhoods of Scandinavia, and the lessons they hold f
All in a Weekend MontrealTracking chipmunk chat with Russian spy microphonesJun 20, 2015 | 10:57UQAM Ph.D student Charline Couchoux is learning more about chipmunk communication thanks to Russian spy microphones she's placed around the rodents' necks. She says their "calls" depend on what situation they're facing, including warnings for aerial or te
All in a Weekend MontrealWorld Refugee DayJun 20, 2015 | 7:27The UN says there are more refugees now than at any other time in recorded history. PLAN, Canada's emergencies specialist, talks about the scope of the problem, and what can be done about it.