CONTEST: FLIGHT 963

Get on board Flight 963 and you could win an incredible 7 night all-inclusive 5-star vacation-for-two to The Riu Palace Antillas in Aruba…

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Sneak Peek of Barbra Streisand’s New Album ‘Partners’

Barbra Streisand’s new album ‘Partners’ debuts 12 new studio recordings of Streisand classics and other songs.
This is the…

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The New Classical 102.9 FM has Launched in the Georgian Triangle!

The world’s most beautiful music now has a home in one of the world’s most beautiful settings.
The New Classical 102.9 FM …

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Cosmic Corner: Virgo in Action

VIRGO (August 23 – September 22)
Virgo is perhaps the most misunderstood sign of the Zodiac.  Dismissed as neurotic and…

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The New Radio Concert Hall Series Archive: Allyson McHardy

Allyson McHardy joined us for an enchanting performance on Friday May 23rd, 2014 at the ZoomerPlex.

2nd Annual Lisa’s Journey of Hope

In November of 2012, Lisa Glennie suffered a major stroke. Over the last two years, she continues on her road to recovery and is re-learning simple things we all take for granted. Lisa continues to improve. OHIP does not provide … read more

The New Radio Concert Hall Series Archive: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra joined us for a performance on Tuesday May 14th, 2014 at the…

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The New Radio Concert Hall Series Archive: Sondra Radvanovsky

Stellar soprano Sondra Radvanovsky joined us for a breathtaking live performance on Thursday May…

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The Oasis Giveaway

Listen in for the cue to call with Kerry Stratton and you could win! This week’s prize: 2…

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Classical Commuter Quiz

Weekdays from 5am-10am listeners have a chance to win! Simply call in to the Good Day GTA show with…

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Marilyn Lightstone's Thoughts on Art
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Tender Art in Hard Marble

Artemis & Apollo,  Metropolitan Museum of Art Source: Sculptures and Art That hard, cold marble can be transformed into something so delicately beautiful – such an image of tenderness... read more
  • 4:28PM

    For many of us, it’s reserved as an occasional treat or a way to heal an injury. Now there’s evidence that massage therapy can help ease sore muscles and improve blood flow for people who are active as well as … read more

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    Here’s a fascinating possibility for the use of Botox, which is usually injected for cosmetic reasons. New research suggests it may be possible to treat depression by paralyzing key facial muscles with this drug which prevents people from frowning and … read more

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    Here’s important information if you or a loved takes sleeping pills or common anti-anxiety drugs. A  study in the British medical Journal finds these drugs are associated with a higher risk of Alzheimer’s disease in older people. The research involved about 2,000 … read more

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    You’ve probably heard the old adage: happy wife, happy life! Now a study in the Journal of Marriage and Family finds that it’s true for older couples. Specifically, a husband who’s unhappy with his marriage is still likely to be happy with … read more

Symphonic poems (or tone poems) are extended orchestral works, usually in one continuous movement, which attempt to tell a story. Symphonic poems were invented by Franz Liszt in the mid-nineteenth-century, but before this time there were many works which performed … read more

Sneak Peek of Barbra Streisand’s New Album ‘Partners’

Barbra Streisand’s new album ‘Partners’ debuts 12 new studio recordings of Streisand classics and other songs. This is the legendary artist’s first duets album in more than a decade – and it’s totally worth the wait. Barbra has paired with … read more

Canyon Creek

This is one of the very FEW restaurants downtown where you can hear yourself think, and hear your dinner partners speak (without shouting). It is a great spot to go if you need to talk during a meal. And the … read more

REVIEW: TIFF Report #1 – Canadian Star Directors

One of the great things about TIFF is that Canadian films and filmmakers get to occupy a major…

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REVIEW: Three to See at the Shaw Festival

The Sea, Juno and the Paycock and The Philanderer exemplify the style, charm and range of…

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Chatters
Chatters is a small famly-owned coffee shop on Davis Drive near Yonge St., in Newmarket. The owners…
Moxie’s Grill & Bar
Booked a 57 person retirement dinner at the 4950 Yonge street location and what a mistake that was…
Saigon On Brant
I dined here last night and instantly knew it was a exemplar for anti-noise dining. There was no…
The Victorian Garden Tea Room
An elegant and pleasant place to have lunch, or traditional afternoon tea, and above all you can…
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    We’ve known for decades that a daily aspirin can help stave off a heart attack.  But now there’s new information to suggest that aspirin significantly reduces a man’s risk of prostate cancer.  Researchers at Duke University studied close to 6390 … read moreThe post DAILY ASPIRIN APPEARS TO REDUCE RISK OF PROSTATE CANCER appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.
  • VAN GOGH COULD SELL FOR $50 MILLION
    A bouquet of wildflowers painted by Vincent van Gogh just weeks before his death is going on the auction block in New York. Sotheby’s expects “Still Life, Vase With Daisies and Poppies” will sell for between $30 and $50 million … read moreThe post VAN GOGH COULD SELL FOR $50 MILLION appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.
  • MEDICAL TOURISM MAY COMPROMISE ONTARIO PATENT CARE
    The Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario wants to know which hospitals in the province are letting foreign patients pay for health care. The group has filed a freedom of information request with the Ministry of Health and other branches of … read moreThe post MEDICAL TOURISM MAY COMPROMISE ONTARIO PATENT CARE appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.
  • HARPER’S CABINET TO CONSIDER JET FIGHTERS AND SURVEILLANCE AIRCRAFT IN WAR AGAINST ISLAMIC STATE
    Prime Minister Harper’s cabinet ministers are poised to consider the deployment of CF-18 jet fighters and CP-140 Aurora surveillance aircraft in the ever-expanding air war against Islamic State terrorists. Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird repeated a pledge by the Prime Minister in … read moreThe post HARPER’S CABINET TO CONSIDER JET FIGHTERS AND SURVEILLA […]