Mar 5, 2014 | 7:57The Homestretch Machines in libraries Audio
The Homestretch Machines in libraries Mar 5, 2014 | 7:57Calgary's Marni Penner had to use a self check-out last time she visited her local branch library. Doug Dirks talks to Lisa Hardy, a Calgary librarian about how libraries implement the machines.
Mar 5, 2014 | 7:38The Homestretch Oblivion Audio
The Homestretch Oblivion Mar 5, 2014 | 7:38A University of Calgary student is using his own experience of coming out in a new play called Oblivion. Playwright Jonathan Brower is workshopping the play at the U of C this week.
Mar 7, 2014 | 6:48The Homestretch Oscar photographer Audio
The Homestretch Oscar photographer Mar 7, 2014 | 6:48From a small town in Alberta to the bright lights and glamour of Hollywood, photojournalist Noel West took a break from his day job in Olds to shoot the Oscar red carpet for the New York Times.
Mar 3, 2014 | 5:55The Homestretch Little Green Thumbs Audio
The Homestretch Little Green Thumbs Mar 3, 2014 | 5:55The program in some Calgary schools has the Calgary Zoo working with teachers to bring gardens into the classroom. A non profit agriculture advocacy group called Ag for Life is a funding partner.
Mar 4, 2014 | 10:29The Homestretch Spoiled kids Audio
The Homestretch Spoiled kids Mar 4, 2014 | 10:29Alfie Kohn takes issue with the idea that kids these days are spoiled. His new book is called "The Myth of the Spoiled Child: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom About Children and Parenting."
Mar 7, 2014 | 6:25The Homestretch Frost quake Audio
The Homestretch Frost quake Mar 7, 2014 | 6:25Earlier this week some Calgarians in northwest Calgary heard a big boom. Doug Dirks talks to amateur seismologist Jeff Zambory about data he collected on Tuesday's frost quake.