Dec 13, 2013 | 3:35Here and Now Toronto Troop Out as Pan Am CEO Audio
Here and Now Toronto Troop Out as Pan Am CEO Dec 13, 2013 | 3:35The board of the Pan Am / Parapan Am Games Organizing Committee has announced that Ian Troop is out as CEO. And Deputy Health Minister Saad Rafi is in.
Joining Here and Now to explain what went wrong was former Ontario Premier David Peterson - he's cha
Dec 10, 2013 | 7:53Here and Now Toronto Alice Munro's Nobel Win Audio
Here and Now Toronto Alice Munro's Nobel Win Dec 10, 2013 | 7:53Alice Munro was formally awarded the Nobel Prize in literature today. Her friend and publisher, Douglas Gibson was on hand in Stockholm to pick up the award for her. We also heard from Bryce Traister of UWO about the effect on the short story genre.
Dec 11, 2013 | 6:01Here and Now Toronto Student Drug Use Changing Audio
Here and Now Toronto Student Drug Use Changing Dec 11, 2013 | 6:01The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health says teens are now less likely to smoke cigarettes or abuse alcohol.
But the use of marijuana and prescription drugs, such as Tylenol 3 and Percocet, has gone up. Here and Now spoke with
Dr. Robert Mann, the p
Oct 24, 2012 | 8:38Here and Now Toronto Healing Words at the Hospital Audio
Here and Now Toronto Healing Words at the Hospital Oct 24, 2012 | 8:38It's been said that the written word can heal. And that's an idea Mount Sinai Hospital is putting to the test. Laura heard from the hospital's Poet-in-Residence, Ronna Bloom and Dr. Allan Peterkin.
He's a psychiatrist at the Mount Sinai and head of the University of Toronto's Health, Arts and Humanities program.
Nov 22, 2013 | 7:03Here and Now Toronto Keeping A Job In Retail Audio
Here and Now Toronto Keeping A Job In Retail Nov 22, 2013 | 7:03Bargain hunting begins today at Sears' Eaton Centre location, as the retailer begins the process of shutting its stores. But for its employees it's the beginning of job hunting. Kendra Coulter is a labour studies at Brock University. She addressed this.
Oct 17, 2013 | 6:13Here and Now Toronto Children and Severe Cavities Audio
Here and Now Toronto Children and Severe Cavities Oct 17, 2013 | 6:13It's alarming news, a growing number of children under the age of five have cavities so severe, they require major dental surgery to repair their teeth. Dr. Carlos Quinonez, Director of Dental Public Health at the University of Toronto explained further.
Oct 22, 2013 | 6:30Here and Now Toronto Friend. Follow. Text. Audio
Here and Now Toronto Friend. Follow. Text. Oct 22, 2013 | 6:30As our digital lives continue to expand, some writers are using this new reality to fuel their work. Shawn Syms is the person behind the new book, "Friend. Follow. Text." He joined Gill for a good old-fashioned chat.