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All in a Day

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CBC Radio's All In A Day is Ottawa's number one afternoon drive program -- and covers all of Eastern Ontario and West Quebec. Join Alan Neal each weekday for a fresh take on the news you need to know, regular weather and traffic updates, an overview of the best cultural events the area has to offer, and insightful interviews with politicians, musicians, thinkers and more. Contact the show at allinaday@cbc.ca or follow along on Twitter @cbcallinaday

CBC Radio's All In A Day is Ottawa's number one afternoon drive program -- and covers all of Eastern Ontario and West Quebec. Join Alan Neal each weekday for a fresh take on the news you need to know, regular weather and traffic updates, an overview of the best cultural events the area has to offer, and insightful interviews with politicians, musicians, thinkers and more. Contact the show at allinaday@cbc.ca or follow along on Twitter @cbcallinaday

Location:

Ottawa, ON

Description:

CBC Radio's All In A Day is Ottawa's number one afternoon drive program -- and covers all of Eastern Ontario and West Quebec. Join Alan Neal each weekday for a fresh take on the news you need to know, regular weather and traffic updates, an overview of the best cultural events the area has to offer, and insightful interviews with politicians, musicians, thinkers and more. Contact the show at allinaday@cbc.ca or follow along on Twitter @cbcallinaday

Language:

English

Contact:

All in a Day P.O. Box 3220, Station C Ottawa, ON K1Y 1E4 613-288-6519


Episodes

Celebrating Eid during the pandemic (The Best of All in a Day, Fri May 22/20)

5/22/2020
We speak to two Ottawa Muslims getting ready to celebrate the end of Ramadan in a very different way.

Duration:00:11:50

Should you get a pet goat? (The Best of All in a Day, Thu May 21/20)

5/21/2020
Our science columnist guides us through new research on goats, which suggests that maybe, just maybe, they have the empathetic & smart qualities in a pet that we usually find in dogs.

Duration:00:07:44

How to start a food garden (The Best of All in a Day, Wed May 20/20)

5/20/2020
The pandemic has made more people interested in growing their own food, with seed sales through the roof this spring. We get some advice from two members of an Ottawa gardening group.

Duration:00:13:40

How one Ottawa company is animating the sitcom One Day at a Time

5/19/2020
What happens when your live-action TV show can't shoot new episodes because of COVID-19? You make it a cartoon, of course. We talk to local studio Big Jump Animation -- they've been tapped to make a special animated edition of One Day at a Time.

Duration:00:12:31

Should restaurants be allowed to sell premixed cocktails? (The Best of All in a Day, Fri May 15/20)

5/15/2020
Ottawa restaurant Union Local 613 is trying to pay the bills by selling premixed cocktails. But the AGCO says that's not allowed...

Duration:00:11:35

Di and Vlad revisit West Side Story (The Best of All in a Day, Thu May 14/20)

5/14/2020
Film columnists Di and Vlad revisit two of Di's faves: West Side Story and what they call Jeff Bridges' best performance -- Fearless.

Duration:00:15:31

Delayed data is getting in the way of an up-to-date picture of COVID's spread... (Best of All in a Day, Tue May 12/20)

5/12/2020
Epidemiologist Raywat Deonandan explains the challenges that poses, as Ontario prepares to reopen its economy.

Duration:00:10:05

What are Canadians buying in bulk? (The Best of All in a Day, Mon May 11/20)

5/11/2020
A StatsCan analysis breaks down what has been disappearing off grocery store shelves faster than usual during this pandemic.

Duration:00:11:30

Settling into Canada...and a pandemic (The Best of All in a Day, Wed Apr 6/20)

5/6/2020
We talk to new a new permanent resident from Dubai, who landed in Ottawa just weeks before the pandemic, and hasn't had a chance to look for a job, or even make friends.

Duration:00:11:29

Element of Surprise: Seaborgium (The Best of All in a Day, Tue Apr 5/20)

5/5/2020
For this week's deep-dive into the Periodic Table, we dial up the physicist who had a hand in discovering Seaborgium.

Duration:00:14:26

Reading picks for May (The Best of All in a Day, Mon May4/20)

5/4/2020
All in a Day's book panel, Sean Wilson and Ann Archer, suggest 4 books -- ranging from a funny memoir about a dying mother to a novel using the seasons as a window to examine close relationships.

Duration:00:16:18

Political panel: Gun ban and first week of virtual parliament (The Best of All in a Day, Fri May 1/20)

5/1/2020
Our weekly political panel, Julie van Dusen and Susan Delacourt, run through a week that consisted of a new assault-weapons ban, hope for re-opening post-pandemic, and the first full week of virtual parliament.

Duration:00:17:42

How high schoolers are going to close out the year (The Best of All in a Day, Thu Apr 30/20)

4/30/2020
An OCDSB superintendent explains why Ontario high school students will have no final exams this year, and how this will impact grades and the closing out of the school year.

Duration:00:12:46

How the city's century-old businesses are faring

4/29/2020
They've seen world wars and economic recessions... But the COVID-19 pandemic is a new challenge entirely for Ottawa's oldest businesses. We hear how two of them -- Chateau Lafayette (1849) and ER Fisher Menswear (1905) -- are doing.

Duration:00:11:42

What You're Missing: The Grocery Store Edition (The Best of All in a Day, Tue Apr 28/20)

4/28/2020
For today's episode of our What You're Missing series, we match a local woman with her favourite grocery store cashier.

Duration:00:07:50

The Best of All in a Day, Mon Apr 27/20: Mural artists brighten a closed Byward Market

4/27/2020
Local artists Marc Adornato and Robbie Lariviere are painting over boarded-up businesses that have had to close due to the pandemic.

Duration:00:11:02

The Best of All in a Day, Thu Apr 23/20: How the Chinese community in Ottawa is raising money for healthcare

4/23/2020
We talk to the president of the Chinese Community Association of Ottawa about how they're raising $120,000 to ensure Ottawa hospitals have 2 extra ventilators for COVID-19 patients.

Duration:00:09:21

The Best of All in a Day, Apr 22/20: Teachers with kids at home

4/22/2020
If it's not enough to keep your own kids busy at home and help them with online school...Teachers who are also parents have to worry about that PLUS their students. We check in with 3 of them.

Duration:00:12:21

The Best of All in a Day, Tue Apr 21/20: Element of Surprise: Mercury

4/21/2020
We continue our look at the Periodic Table with a deep-dive into mysterious mercury.

Duration:00:15:24

The Best of All in a Day, Mar 26, 2020: "MARCH BREAK: Board Games"

3/26/2020
Our March Break virtual campers take on the world of board games, making their own the way THEY want to see games designed.

Duration:00:15:09