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Here and Now Toronto - Song Of The Week: Os TropiesJun 10, 2013 | 5:16Here and Now Toronto Song Of The Week: Os Tropies Audio
Here and Now Toronto Song Of The Week: Os Tropies Jun 10, 2013 | 5:16Our new song of the week captures a classic Brazilian sound from the 1960's - a genre called Tropacalia. We heard from Amy Medvick of Os Tropies, about her interest in this style of music.
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 - Hometown Pride for Alice MunroOct 10, 2013 | 8:38Here and Now Toronto Hometown Pride for Alice Munro Audio
Here and Now Toronto Hometown Pride for Alice Munro Oct 10, 2013 | 8:38She may be the latest winner of literature's most 'noble' prize, but in Huron County, she's just Alice. Gill spoke Mary Brown, the owner of The Village Bookshop in Huron Country, where the winner of the Nobel Prize for literature makes her home.
Here and Now Toronto - Unlicensed Daycare DeathFeb 27, 2014 | 6:38Here and Now Toronto Unlicensed Daycare Death Audio
Here and Now Toronto Unlicensed Daycare Death Feb 27, 2014 | 6:38Four children now have died in recent months in unlicensed daycares in the G-T-A. Gill spoke with Ontario's Minister of Education, Liz Sandals, about what her office is doing about it.
Here and Now Toronto - Rescued FoodMay 23, 2013 | 5:50Here and Now Toronto Rescued Food Audio
Here and Now Toronto Rescued Food May 23, 2013 | 5:50WEB: Last week, a crowd gathered in Flemingdon Park, next to Playground Paradise and the community garden, to pick up some fresh fruit and vegetables. It was a farmers' market with a twist, run by the not for profit organization Second Harvest. They team up with local community groups to distribute fresh fruits and vegetables that have been collected at the Ontario Food Terminal and rescued from the landfill to people who otherwise wouldn't have easy access to these healthy foods. Our food columnist Sarah Elton spoke with Tonia Krauser from Second Harvest as well as one of the market's clients about the difference this project is making.
Here and Now Toronto - The Seriousness of ConcussionsNov 30, 2012 | 5:44Here and Now Toronto The Seriousness of Concussions Audio
Here and Now Toronto The Seriousness of Concussions Nov 30, 2012 | 5:44A new study suggests that head injuries in hockey are still not taken seriously, and that concussions continue to go unreported. Toronto doctor Paul Echlin is the lead author and primary investigator of the study. He provided details.
Here and Now Toronto - Cuts to Auto Insurance RatesApr 30, 2013 | 6:07Here and Now Toronto Cuts to Auto Insurance Rates Audio
Here and Now Toronto Cuts to Auto Insurance Rates Apr 30, 2013 | 6:07The insurance industry wants to put the brakes on newly announced cuts by the provincial government to auto insurance rates. Ralph Palumbo is vice president - Ontario for the Insurance Bureau of Canada. He explained why.
Here and Now Toronto - Teaching Kindergarten ChildrenJun 4, 2013 | 7:43Here and Now Toronto Teaching Kindergarten Children Audio
Here and Now Toronto Teaching Kindergarten Children Jun 4, 2013 | 7:43According to the EQAO, a new study has shown that a kindergarten student who's not "on track" will have problems by the time they reach grade 3. Marianne Mazzarato is the Chief Assessment Officer of EQAO. She talked about the findings.
Here and Now Toronto - Cracking Down on E-Bike RidersJul 29, 2013 | 5:15Here and Now Toronto Cracking Down on E-Bike Riders Audio
Here and Now Toronto Cracking Down on E-Bike Riders Jul 29, 2013 | 5:15The Toronto Police are keeping an eye on e-bike riders until the end of summer, because many aren't respecting the rules of the road. Sergeant Jack West of 54 Division joined us to talk about how the first day of their blitz went.
Here and Now Toronto - Charging A Police Officer With MurderAug 19, 2013 | 4:58Here and Now Toronto Charging A Police Officer With Murder Audio
Here and Now Toronto Charging A Police Officer With Murder Aug 19, 2013 | 4:58The police officer implicated in last month's Sammy Yatim shooting is now facing a murder charge. The head of the Toronto Police Association Mike McCormack explained why he disagreed with the Special Investigation Unit's decision.
Here and Now Toronto - A Verdict in the Ashley SmithDec 19, 2013 | 6:27Here and Now Toronto A Verdict in the Ashley Smith Audio
Here and Now Toronto A Verdict in the Ashley Smith Dec 19, 2013 | 6:27The Ashley Smith's death was a homicide, according to a coroner's jury. Kim Pate is the executive director of The Elizabeth Fry Society. She talked about what the decision could mean for prisoners struggling with mental illness.
Here and Now Toronto - "6 Essential Questions"Mar 6, 2014 | 6:49Here and Now Toronto "6 Essential Questions" Audio
Here and Now Toronto "6 Essential Questions" Mar 6, 2014 | 6:49Local novelist, Priscila Uppal's debut play, "6 Essential Questions" tells the story of a daughter reconnecting with her mother who abandoned her 30 years ago. Guest Host, Mary Ito, spoke with her about the play and the story back stage.
Here and Now Toronto - Toronto Reads: "February" by Lisa MooreFeb 4, 2013 | 7:02Here and Now Toronto Toronto Reads: "February" by Lisa Moore Audio
Here and Now Toronto Toronto Reads: "February" by Lisa Moore Feb 4, 2013 | 7:02The chilly weather is perfect for curling up with a good book. Last Friday night we curled up with FIVE worthy novels -- the contenders in the Canada Reads debates, which are just around the corner. We've got some special insight into the books from people who know the terrain of each novel. Here is CBC Radio 2 host Tom Power, a native of St. John's, talking about the Atlantic contender in Canada Reads. It's Lisa Moore's novel February. The novel captures life after the Ocean Ranger oil rig went down thirty one years ago, claiming 84 lives.
Here and Now Toronto - Frank Di Giorgio: Toronto's New Budget ChiefFeb 6, 2013 | 7:41Here and Now Toronto Frank Di Giorgio: Toronto's New Budget Chief Audio
Here and Now Toronto Frank Di Giorgio: Toronto's New Budget Chief Feb 6, 2013 | 7:41It's arguably one of the toughest jobs in the city, but today, it was confirmed that veteral city councillor Frank Di Giorgio will be Toronto's new budget chief. He joined the program to talk about his new role
Here and Now Toronto - Here and Now in Rome for New PopeMar 13, 2013 | 5:52Here and Now Toronto Here and Now in Rome for New Pope Audio
Here and Now Toronto Here and Now in Rome for New Pope Mar 13, 2013 | 5:52After just two days of waiting, there was white smoke in Rome. The world's Catholics have a new pope. Here and Now producer Mike Smee is in Rome with his family and described what it was like.

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