Radio Noon MontrealMontreal's approach to language issues at city council meetingsJun 25, 2015 | 4:26Longueuil city councillor Robert Myles speaks French and English at city council meetings. Radio Noon speaks to Montreal city councillor Marvin Rotrand about his approach to language issues in Montreal.
Radio Noon MontrealJim Hughes jumps into Westmount-NDG NDP raceJun 25, 2015 | 8:54Jim Hughes is one of at least 5 candidates jockeying to run for the NDP in the newly created NDG-Westmount riding. He explains why he's thrown his hat in the ring.
Radio Noon MontrealRadio Noon listeners pay tribute to Bernard St-LaurentJun 23, 2015 | 5:07CBC Radio journalist Bernard St-Laurent is retiring. Radio Noon listeners share their memories and get to ask their questions.
Radio Noon Montreal"It would literally rain wieners on us"Jun 19, 2015 | 4:27People remember their first summer jobs on Radio Noon, some involving hot dogs, others not. Shawn and Sue Smith also discuss theirs.
Radio Noon MontrealVaudreuil man finds out about lawn mowing bylaw the hard wayJun 17, 2015 | 5:43Radio Noon speaks to a Vaudreuil man who recently got a ticket for mowing his lawn past 4:00 pm on the weekend.
Radio Noon MontrealBring on da noise, bring on da funk...wait, what time is it? Maybe just the funkJun 17, 2015 | 3:38A Vaudreuil-Dorion man finds out he can't mow the lawn after 4 pm on weeekends, when he gets a $270 fine. The town stands by its noise by-law. Shawn gives Sue Smith the lawn and the short of it
Radio Noon MontrealWe'll bet that 60-year-old Swede scraped his knees as a kidJun 16, 2015 | 3:52ParticipACTION wants Canadian children to get outside, scrape their knees and take risks. Shawn talks about risky behaviour and over-cautious parenting with Sue Smith
Radio Noon MontrealFemale scientists decry sexism with "Distractingly Sexy" hashtagJun 12, 2015 | 6:48Shawn Apel speaks to Lucie De Beauchamp and Meg Massa, two scientists who participated in the "Distractingly Sexy" hashtag. It is a response to comments by Nobel-prize-winning scientist Tim Hunt that working with women in labs is problematic.
Radio Noon MontrealAnd the Nobel Prize for Awkard Sexist Comments goes to...Jun 12, 2015 | 4:43British scientist Tim Hunt says women working in labs with men causes 3 problems: "You fall in love with them, they fall in love with you and when you criticise them, they cry.” Shawn discusses with Sue Smith
Radio Noon MontrealBill 62's focus on what women wear disappointing, Canadian Council of Muslim WomenJun 11, 2015 | 4:21Radio Noon speaks with Shaheen Ashraf, board member of the Canadian Council of Muslim Women.
Radio Noon MontrealPolice camouflage pants hurting the profession, says retired SQ officerJun 10, 2015 | 5:07Michel Martin is a retired Surete du Quebec police officer. He says the pressure tactics by Montreal Police are hurting their relationship with the citizens of the city.
Radio Noon MontrealDo Montreal police officers have a camouflage-covered leg to stand on?Jun 10, 2015 | 3:43The mayor of Montreal, the premier of Quebec and some callers want Montreal officers to stop wearing camouflage pants. Others say they support the officers. Shawn talks with Sue Smith
Radio Noon MontrealThat's no lady, that's my common-law spouseJun 9, 2015 | 4:40A panel recommends changes to Quebec Family Law - but not enough changes for some callers and for lawyer Anne-France Goldwater. Shawn talks with Sue Smith about it all
Radio Noon MontrealPesticide harmful to bees banned in MontrealJun 8, 2015 | 8:44Montreal city council has voted to ban a type of pesticide called neonicotinoids. The motion was introduced by Justine McIntyre, a Montreal city councillor in Pierrefonds.
Radio Noon MontrealApple Watch and driving legal grey zoneJun 5, 2015 | 2:25Should the police give you a ticket for using your Apple Watch when you're driving? A Pincourt man got one. Radio Noon host Shawn Apel discusses the legal grey zone surrounding the rules of the road, with S.O.S Ticket president Alfredo Munoz.