Daybreak MontrealShould the government ban smoking on terraces?Mar 31, 2015 | 10:14Last week the city of Montreal passed passed a motion calling on the provincial government to act quickly and decisively to reduce tobacco use in Quebec. Snowdon city councillor Marvin Rotrand proposed the motion and he wants the province to start by bann
Daybreak MontrealMontreal's Union United Church moving to second temporary homeMar 31, 2015 | 4:02The Union United Church is still under renovations so the congregation is moving to a second temporary home. Daybreak got an update from Union United Church's chairman, Erene Anthony.
Radio Noon MontrealNo smoking ban on restaurant patiosMar 31, 2015 | 3:07Dominique Tremblay speaks for the Quebec Restaurant Association. She says restaurant owners should continue to decide for themselves whether to let customers smoke on their outdoor patios.
Radio Noon MontrealCallers speak out for a smoking-ban, and against city councillors trying to get that banMar 31, 2015 | 4:08Montreal City councillor Marvin Rotrand is leading the charge for a ban on smoking on restaurant terrasses. Shawn tells Sue Smith most callers love the idea. One questions Rotrand's priorities.
HomerunMontreal International Animation Film FestivalMar 31, 2015 | 6:00MIAFF begins in two weeks. Homerun's Sue Smith speaks to festival director Laurie Gordon about its line-up and Montreal's unique relationship with animation.
Quebec AMMurdochville looks to tourism to shake ghosts of mining pastMar 30, 2015 | 14:52Murdochville was once a thriving mining town but now some Quebecers aren't even sure if it still exists. We hear from the people who still live there to find out what they hope for the future of their community.
Daybreak Montreal12-year-old Pointe-Claire resident wins Governor General's Caring Canadian AwardMar 30, 2015 | 4:16Cassie Gillen, a 12-year-old girl from Pointe-Claire, won the Governor General's Caring Canadian Award for her volunteer work and fundraising. Cassie came to the Daybreak studio on Monday along with her mother, Marisa DiMeglio.
Daybreak MontrealFirst-hand accounts of Air Canada flight AC624 crash landing in HalifaxMar 30, 2015 | 12:27Air Canada flight AC624 crashed while landing at the Halifax International Airport early Sunday morning. The plane touched down short of the runway and hit a power line before finally skidding to a stop. Daybreak spoke to two passengers - former Montreale
Daybreak MontrealShould genocide studies be compulsory in Quebec schools?Mar 30, 2015 | 10:09Daybreak spoke to two people who are pushing to make genocide education compulsory in Quebec schools. Heidi Berger started the Foundation for the "Compulsory Study of Genocide in School" and travels to schools to talk about it. Donita Duplisea is an educa
Quebec AM2015 Tax Season Difficult For Dual CitizensMar 30, 2015 | 11:25Canada - US Dual Citizens are having to conform changes in US tax law, costing many of them extra money. That's the case for the many dual citizens who live on the border in Stanstead Vermont.
Quebec AM2015 Tax Season Causing Headaches for Dual CitizensMar 30, 2015 | 11:25Recent changes to US tax law is making this years tax season more complicated and more expensive for many Canada-US dual citizens. It's certainly the case in the border town of Stanstead, where many people were born at the nearest hospital - in neighbour
Radio Noon MontrealStrikes? No way, this caller says. It's just students cutting classesMar 30, 2015 | 2:37Lynn tells Shawn on Radio Noon there's a silent majority of people "working their buns off," who are in favour of austerity measures. She also tells CBC not to say students are on "strike."
Homerun93 year-old business moving from St-Laurent boulevardMar 30, 2015 | 6:41Brandee Berson's family has run Berson's on St-Laurent boulevard for the last 93 years. She explained to Homerun why they decided to move their monument making business.
All in a Weekend MontrealTech column: livestreaming and cutting the TV cordMar 29, 2015 | 11:44This week Molly Kohli and Thomas Ledwell look at apps that livestream video from your smartphone or tablet directly to social media and the options for watching TV on demand.