Mar 19, 2015 | 4:52Metro Morning Scarborough Food Audio
Metro Morning Scarborough Food Mar 19, 2015 | 4:52"Is Scarborough, Ontario the dining capital of the world?" That's the question posed by a prominent American economist and food writer who recently visited the eastern part of our city. Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with UTSC Dean Rick Halpern.
Mar 19, 2015 | 7:52Metro Morning Rexdale Shootings Audio
Metro Morning Rexdale Shootings Mar 19, 2015 | 7:52Two shootings in the same building, on the same day. Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with community activist Munira Abukar about how the neighbourhood is dealing with the shootings.
Mar 19, 2015 | 6:58Metro Morning Mayor in Austin Audio
Metro Morning Mayor in Austin Mar 19, 2015 | 6:58Mayor John Tory is Austin, Texas leading a Toronto delegation at the South-by-Southwest Festival. Piya spoke with him about the partnership between our two cities, and what Toronto can take from Austin when it comes to building a stronger music scene.
Mar 18, 2015 | 5:27Metro Morning hitchBOT Home Audio
Metro Morning hitchBOT Home Mar 18, 2015 | 5:27Last year, hitchBOT grabbed headlines (and rides) as Canada's first hitch-hiking robot. Now, the talking robot is back in Toronto and on display at the TIFF Bell Lightbox. Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with the robot's co-creator, Frauke Zeller.
Mar 18, 2015 | 6:34Metro Morning Dipping Into Trust Audio
Metro Morning Dipping Into Trust Mar 18, 2015 | 6:34A local nursing home dipped into the trust accounts of elderly residents to cover its monthly costs. Piya Chattopadhyay spoke about the issues this case raises around trust and accountability with Jane Meadus, an advocacy lawyer for the elderly.
Mar 18, 2015 | 7:10Metro Morning Concussions Audio
Metro Morning Concussions Mar 18, 2015 | 7:10A number of NFL players have said goodbye to football in the off-season for health reasons, including 24-year-old Chris Borland. Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with sports medicine specialist Dr. Paul Echlin.
Mar 18, 2015 | 7:24Metro Morning Israel Election Audio
Metro Morning Israel Election Mar 18, 2015 | 7:24Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with Harvard and University of Toronto professor Aurel Braun about the results of Israel's parliamentary election, and what they mean for that country's relationship with Canada.
Mar 17, 2015 | 7:03Metro Morning Cultural Hotspot Audio
Metro Morning Cultural Hotspot Mar 17, 2015 | 7:03Toronto has a new cultural hotspot -- Etobicoke. Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with two cultural workers about why the city is shining its spotlight on the thriving arts and culture community there.
Mar 17, 2015 | 4:41Metro Morning Cooking With Kids Audio
Metro Morning Cooking With Kids Mar 17, 2015 | 4:41The kids may be out of school this week, but that doesn't mean they can't go to work in the kitchen. Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with cookbook author Jennifer Low about how to get your kids busy in the kitchen this March Break.
Mar 17, 2015 | 6:43Metro Morning Teaching in the North Audio
Metro Morning Teaching in the North Mar 17, 2015 | 6:43Toronto school boards are eliminating teaching positions. But in remote communities around the country, teachers are hard to get, and even harder to keep. Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with teacher Eric Bortlis.