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Toronto's going to have some pretty bright nights for the next ten days, with the spotlights, photographer flashes and lights illuminating the red carpet. But what's the dark side to the glittering fame? Our house poet Greg Frankson has some thoughts.

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Here and Now Toronto - Winter DrivingJan 6, 2014 | 4:59Here and Now Toronto Winter Driving Audio
Here and Now Toronto Winter Driving Jan 6, 2014 | 4:59Gill Deacon spoke with Young Drivers of Canada general manager Angelo DiCicco about common winter driving errors, and what you need to remember to stay safe on the roads this winter.
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Here and Now Toronto - Food Column: Elton on World Class FoodNov 12, 2014 | 6:59Here and Now Toronto Food Column: Elton on World Class Food Audio
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Here and Now Toronto - Healing Words at the HospitalOct 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.
Here and Now Toronto - Making York University More Disability FriendlyNov 14, 2012 | 5:49Here and Now Toronto Making York University More Disability Friendly Audio
Here and Now Toronto Making York University More Disability Friendly Nov 14, 2012 | 5:49Universities have made progress in becoming accessible to students with a variety of disabilities, but there's still a lot to be done. Marc Wilchesky is helping to make change happen. He's executive director of counselling and disability services at York University. Tomorrow, he's being honoured for his efforts.
Here and Now Toronto - Giving Non-Citizens the Right to VoteJan 31, 2013 | 5:38Here and Now Toronto Giving Non-Citizens the Right to Vote Audio
Here and Now Toronto Giving Non-Citizens the Right to Vote Jan 31, 2013 | 5:38A city committee has asked staff to look into why non-citizens should have the municipal vote. Jehad Aliweiwi is the executive director of Thorncliffe Neighbourhood Office. He explained why he believes it's important.
Here and Now Toronto - Food Column: Elton Talks About a Hot SauceJun 5, 2013 | 5:39Here and Now Toronto Food Column: Elton Talks About a Hot Sauce Audio
Here and Now Toronto Food Column: Elton Talks About a Hot Sauce Jun 5, 2013 | 5:39How hot is too hot? It depends on your taste buds. Our food contributor, Sarah Elton joined us to tell us about a popular, homemade hot sauce.
Here and Now Toronto - Food Column: Elton on Halo HaloJul 24, 2013 | 7:05Here and Now Toronto Food Column: Elton on Halo Halo Audio
Here and Now Toronto Food Column: Elton on Halo Halo Jul 24, 2013 | 7:05Halo Halo is a popular ice-based dessert from the Philippines. And our food columnist Sarah Elton paid a visit to Casa Manila to sample halo halo.
Here and Now Toronto - "Murdoch Mysteries" at FanExpoAug 23, 2013 | 5:19Here and Now Toronto "Murdoch Mysteries" at FanExpo Audio
Here and Now Toronto "Murdoch Mysteries" at FanExpo Aug 23, 2013 | 5:19Once a year, ComicCon heads North to Toronto for FanExpo. And some of the cast from CBC's "Murdoch Mysteries" is in attendance. We heard from leading lady Helene Joy, who plays Dr. Julia Ogden.
Here and Now Toronto - Louise Pitre's One Woman ShowSep 26, 2013 | 8:04Here and Now Toronto Louise Pitre's One Woman Show Audio
Here and Now Toronto Louise Pitre's One Woman Show Sep 26, 2013 | 8:04Louise Pitre is best known as a Broadway musical star. But she's returned home to debut as a playwright. Her one-woman show, "On the Rocks" opened last night at the Theatre Passe Muraille and runs until Sunday. She spoke with Gill about her latest work.
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Here and Now Toronto The Connection Between Gut Bacteria... and Depression Oct 10, 2013 | 5:34Have your microbes got you down? Our science columnist Torah Kachur explains why bacteria can make you feel blue.
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Here and Now Toronto A Book a Day for a Year Dec 31, 2013 | 7:34It's a new years resolution that will put many to shame. Amy Mathers explains why she is vowing to read a book of young adult literature every day for a year.
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