Published On: May 16,2019
Once a month, scientists gather at a local pub to talk about their findings and their work — and everyone’s invited. It’s all part of an effort to break down barriers between experts and the public.
Published On: May 15,2019
In the mid-1840s, tens of thousands of Irish immigrants arrived in the Province of Canada, desperate to find a home. At the Great Famine Voices Roadshow, you’ll hear their stories.
Published On: May 07,2019
For this Indigenous community, goat farming offers the potential for profit — and a return to traditional practices.
Published On: May 02,2019
Every week, hosts from Queen’s University’s CFRC reach out to listeners behind bars.
Published On: Apr 24,2019
Volunteers throughout the province are turning old infrastructure into new gardens — part of a larger movement toward greening urban spaces.
Published On: Apr 18,2019
These entrepreneurs see business opportunities beyond the mere growing and retailing of pot products. But can the province really become a destination for cannabis-related tourism?
Published On: Apr 04,2019
The eastern Ontario city is home to hundreds of feral felines —and residents are divided over what to do with them.
Published On: Mar 26,2019
The Machine Mavericks, a group of 14 Kingston-area students, are gearing up for a robotics competition — and encouraging tech-minded girls to get involved in STEM
Published On: Mar 07,2019
This week, the city became the first in Ontario to pass such a motion. But will it lead to action?
Published On: Feb 21,2019
Instead of raising property taxes to fund its climate-change plans, Peterborough has gone a different route — it’s accepting voluntary donations from residents.
Published On: Feb 07,2019
More elderly Ontarians are entering hospitals and long-term care-homes with their own teeth and need focused oral care — but facilities may not be equipped to provide it.
Published On: Feb 01,2019
At Amherst Island’s CJAI 92.1 FM, volunteers host shows, work the mixing board, and woo advertisers — it’s just one of many small local radio stations across the province trying to do more with less.
Published On: Jan 04,2019
In 2015, Abdel Malek Al-Jasem arrived here with his wife and children. But three years and countless application forms later, his brothers are still in Lebanon. What will it take to bring them to Canada?
Published On: Dec 14,2018
The city's strategy is number one in the country, according to a new study. So what is Kingston's secret?
Published On: Dec 03,2018
From 1917 to 1934, the Trenton Film Plant made more than 1,500 silent films. We talked to local historian Peggy Dymond Leavey about the studio’s heyday — and its biggest box-office bomb.
Published On: Nov 30,2018
Deep River has, per capita, the most expensive fire department in Ontario — it’s hoping that new legislation will allow it to cut costs without putting residents at risk.
Published On: Nov 15,2018
ANALYSIS: The premier’s claim that his government has knocked almost five cents off the per-litre price of gas is credible, writes David Rockne Corrigan — but where the next five cents will come from is anyone’s guess.
Published On: Nov 05,2018
In Ontario, the province funds operating costs but not equipment. So when Perth and Smiths Falls District Hospital came up against a funding shortage, they started asking neighbouring towns for help.