Ottawa MorningFor the second time this year, the Bank of Canada dropped its lending rate.Jul 20, 2015 | 5:27The prime rate keeps falling. So should homeowners be thinking of making a trip to their banks, or mortgage brokers?
Ottawa MorningWhat's behind the Canadian team's extraordinary medal countJul 17, 2015 | 7:32It's wonderful. It's marvellous. But it is a little bit strange. What's behind the Canadian team's extraordinary medal count at the Pan Am games? We'll try to get to the bottom of it this hour.
Ottawa MorningWe'll find out how GOOD it is to live with treesJul 17, 2015 | 6:41Scientists can now quantify the value of living amongst trees. American researchers looks at the tree canopy in this country's largest city to make their case.
Ottawa MorningMany Muslims are marking the end of Ramadan with a big festival, and LOTS of food.Jul 17, 2015 | 4:18Eid Mubarak! Many Muslims are marking the end of Ramadan -- with a big festival, and LOTS of food. Hallie Cotnam will see what's for breakfast, after a month of fasting.
Ottawa MorningA summer camp with sports, museums visits, and storytelling with elders.Jul 17, 2015 | 5:06A summer camp with sports, museums visits, and storytelling with elders. It's a camp that teaches history lessons, without the textbook. We drop by Jaku Konbit's camp this hour.
Ottawa MorningThis Saturday the Museum of History goes Gangnam StyleJul 17, 2015 | 5:52This Saturday the Museum of History goes Gangnam Style. We'll meet two dancers who hope to make it to the K-Pop World Festival in South Korea.
Ottawa MorningIt's been one year since a Malaysian Airlines tragedy.Jul 17, 2015 | 7:14It's been one year since a Malaysian Airlines was shot out of the sky over eastern Ukraine. We'll check in with a reporter who's at the memorial services in Donetsk today.
Ottawa MorningJesse the Bookworm has to go live with a foster familyJul 16, 2015 | 7:33Jesse the Bookworm lives in an apple...with his family.When the apple gets washed away, and mom and dad disappear... he has to go live with a foster family of caterpillars. It's not easy -- but reading helps.That's the message from a new children's
Ottawa MorningEnergy consumption spikes when temperatures shoot upJul 16, 2015 | 8:34Energy consumption spikes when temperatures shoot up as many of us crank up the AC. Well it doesn't have to be that way.
Hallie Cotnam joins me with tips for surviving the summer heat....
Ottawa MorningBarrhaven is getting a break from train whistles.Jul 16, 2015 | 45:46After Friday - VIA rail trains will cross Greenbank road without a whistle ... leaving some with safety concerns. We'll put it into context, this hour.
Ottawa MorningShe lost both legs and an arm to an accident now she is learning to drive againJul 16, 2015 | 5:32She lost both her legs and an arm to an accident two years ago. And today, Christine Caron is learning to drive again: We go behind the wheel with her, this hour.
Ottawa MorningIt's a short distance, but there's no safe way to walk itJul 16, 2015 | 5:58It's a short distance, but there's no safe way to walk it. Hallie Cotnam heads out to the Huntmar overpass....to hear why residents on either side of the highway are fed up
Ottawa MorningGet out your dancing shoes and some elastic-waisted pantsJul 15, 2015 | 10:40Get out your dancing shoes and some elastic-waisted pants. The Ottawa Lebanese Festival kicks off its 25th year today with music and food galore. We'll get you in the party mood as Robyn talks to two long-time volunteers.