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Live from Studio 5 is AMI-audio’s daily live morning program. Listen for news of the day, technology and current events. Hear regional information from the blind and partially sighted community as well as segments with political commentator Craig Oliver, environmental commentary with blind fisherman…

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    Film Review: "The Menu"

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 12:36


    Michael McNeely shares his thoughts on the new horror-comedy film “The Menu.” From the December 9, 2022 episode.

    Year In Review Pt. 3

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 19:56


    In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we hash out some of the biggest stories of the year. In this segment we reflect on the war in Ukraine, the various issues affecting the economy and the moderation of social media content. We also discuss abortion rights in the U.S. and the death of Queen Elizabeth II. From the December 9, 2022 episode.

    Year in Review Pt. 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 7:31


    In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we hash out some of the biggest stories of the year. In this segment we reflect on Alberta's provincial politics, and the mass stabbings in Saskatchewan. From the December 9, 2022 episode.

    Year In Review Pt. 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 14:15


    In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we hash out some of the biggest stories of the year. In this segment we reflect on healthcare concerns in Canada, the Emergencies Act and the overall state of federal politics. From the December 9, 2022 episode.

    Full Show - Episode 693

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 103:13


    Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta. Together, we hash out some of the biggest stories of the year, including national healthcare concerns, the Saskatchewan mass stabbing and the war in Ukraine. And Michael McNeely shares his thoughts on the new horror-comedy film “The Menu.” This is the December 9, 2022 episode.

    The Rowan Tree Collective

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2022 11:12


    Karen Magee describes the Rowan Tree Collective, a new programming hub in Thunder Bay for people with autism. From the December 8, 2022 episode.

    Neuralink's brain chip interface

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2022 10:06


    Neuralink's brain chip interface is soon doing human trials, Shaun Preece fills you in on the details. From the December 8, 2022 episode.

    Missing persons case in Halifax

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2022 8:08


    Jennie Bovard reflects on a missing persons case in Halifax. From the December 8, 2022 episode.

    Making workplaces welcoming

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2022 17:01


    Dawn Dickinson previews Maclean's Magazine with an article about making workplaces more inclusive while working from home. She also tells us about an environmental innovator Naila Moloo who is developing a newer, sleeker solar panel and a plant-based plastic. From the December 8, 2022 episode.

    Mi'kmaw Braille code

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2022 5:32


    Christine Muise tells you about the Mi'kmaw Braille code, Canada's very first Indigenous braille script. From the December 8, 2022 episode.

    Full Show - Episode 692

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2022 103:44


    Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Christine Muise tells you about the Mi'kmaw Braille code, Canada's very first Indigenous braille script. Dawn Dickinson previews Maclean's Magazine with an article about making workplaces more inclusive while working from home. Jennie Bovard reflects on a missing persons case in Halifax. Neuralink's brain chip interface is soon doing human trials, Shaun Preece fills you in on the details. And, Karen Magee describes the Rowan Tree Collective, a new programming hub in Thunder Bay for people with autism. This is the December 8, 2022 episode.

    Potential tech trends for 2023

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2022 13:57


    Kevin Shaw walks you through some emerging and potential tech trends for 2023! From the December 7, 2022 episode.

    International Day of Persons with Disabilities

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2022 15:37


    Marco Pasqua and Elizabeth Mohler share their reflections on International Day of Persons with Disabilities. From the December 7, 2022 episode.

    Community report - Shaini Saravanamuthu - Montreal, QC

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2022 8:31


    Shaini Saravanamuthu tells you all about “Alight at Night” festival at Upper Canada Village! She also tells us about Pop Up Montreal's “Tis the season,” a holiday market taking place this weekend. From the December 7, 2022 episode.

    DIY gifts for the holidays

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2022 7:36


    Clover Thursday describes how you can be creative this holiday season with some do-it-yourself gifts. From the December 7, 2022 episode.

    Canada's disability hiring programs

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2022 16:09


    Meagan Gillmore describes the federal government's hiring programs for people with disabilities.

    Full Show - Episode 691

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2022 104:06


    Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Meagan Gillmore describes the federal government's hiring programs for people with disabilities. Clover Thursday describes how you can be creative this holiday season with some do-it-yourself gifts. Shaini Saravanamuthu tells you all about “Alight at Night” festival at Upper Canada Village! Marco Pasqua and Elizabeth Mohler share their reflections on International Day of Persons with Disabilities. And Kevin Shaw walks you through some emerging and potential tech trends for 2023! This is the December 7, 2022 episode.

    Weekly news quiz - December 6, 2022

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 12:44


    Dave Brown put Karen Magee, Ryan Delehanty and Alex Smyth to the test in another edition of our weekly news quiz! From the December 6, 2022 episode.

    Google launches reading mode app

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 7:08


    Google has released a new reading mode app to assist blind and partially sighted users. Nelson Rego gives you the scoop. From the December 6, 2022 episode.

    Community report - Kelly Kurtis - Charlottetown, P.E.I.

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 8:37


    Our newest community reporter Kelly Kurtis discusses the lack of affordable and accessible housing on P.E.I. From the December 6, 2022 episode.

    Deep-sea mining

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 14:36


    Lawrence Gunther explains what deep-sea mining is and explores the debate around its necessity. From the December 6, 2022 episode.

    Tips to make conferences inclusive

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 9:10


    Kelly Bron Johnson shares tips on making conferences more inclusive and accessible. From the December 6, 2022 episode.

    Full Show - Episode 690

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 104:24


    Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Kelly Bron Johnson shares tips on making conferences more inclusive and accessible. Lawrence Gunther explains what deep-sea mining is and explores the debate around its necessity. Our newest community reporter Kelly Kurtis discusses the lack of affordable and accessible housing on P.E.I. Google has released a new reading mode app to assist blind and partially sighted users, Nelson Rego gives you the scoop. And Dave Brown put Karen Magee, Ryan Delehanty and Alex Smyth to the test in another edition of our weekly news quiz! This is the December 6, 2022 episode.

    Dementia & Driving

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 8:47


    Fredericton homeless shelters have introduced a new Advent calendar program with a special twist. Ryan Delehanty fills you on the story. He also describes the Dementia Roadmap, a new website to assist in navigating personal autonomy and public safety. From the December 5, 2022 episode.

    Canada's Digital Equity Gap

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 8:43


    Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV discusses a new report on the digital equity gaps in Canada. From the December 5, 2022 episode.

    Film Review: “Falling for Christmas”

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 13:05


    Kim Thistle reviews the Netflix's latest holiday movie “Falling for Christmas.” From the December 5, 2022 episode.

    AMI Wins American Council of the Blind Award

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 12:13


    Greg David tells you all about AMI-audio's new radio play “Seen and Not Heard.” He describes some upcoming holiday movies and specials to check out this season.From the December 5, 2022 episode.

    News with Michelle McQuigge

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 9:46


    Michelle McQuigge of the Canadian Press reflects on the issues facing children's hospitals in Eastern Ontario and Alberta. She also discusses the COP biodiversity summit in Montreal. And she tells us why the Girl Guides are asking their members to vote on a name change for the Brownies.From the December 5, 2022 episode.

    Full Show - Episode 689

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 104:02


    Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Michelle McQuigge of the Canadian Press reflects on the issues facing children's hospitals in Eastern Ontario and Alberta. Greg David tells you all about AMI-audio's new radio play “Seen and Not Heard.” Kim Thistle reviews the Netflix's latest holiday movie “Falling for Christmas.” Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV discusses a new report on the digital equity gaps in Canada. And Ryan Delehanty describes a new Advent calendar program at Fredericton homeless shelters. This is the December 5, 2022 episode.

    Toronto Book Awards

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 10:15


    Karen McKay from the Centre of Equitable Library Access tells us about this year's winner of the Toronto Book Award. She also chats about Michelle Obama's new book “The Light We Carry.” And for CELA's featured titles of the week, she highlights several books to celebrate International Day of Persons with Disabilities. From the December 2, 2022 episode.

    Film Review: “The Fabelmans”

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 13:21


    Michael McNeely shares his thoughts on the new Spielberg movie “The Fabelmans.” From the December 2, 2022 episode.

    Crime & Genealogy

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 9:03


    We have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta and chat about the use of genetic evidence to solve cold cases. From the December 2, 2022 episode.

    Protests in China

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 14:26


    We have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta and share our thoughts on the COVID-19 lockdown protests in China. From the December 2, 2022 episode.

    Competition in the Financial Sector

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 15:01


    We have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta. Together, we discuss the economy and consider competition in the financial sector. From the December 2, 2022 episode.

    Full Show - Episode 688

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 102:18


    Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge & Joeita Gupta. Today, we discuss competition in the financial sector, the COVID-19 lockdown protests in China and the use of genetic evidence to solve cold cases. In the second hour of the show, Michael McNeely shares his thoughts on the new Spielberg movie “The Fabelmans.” And Karen McKay from the Centre of Equitable Library Access tells us about this year's winner of the Toronto Book Award. This is the December 2, 2022 episode.

    Aira's Retail Plans for 2023

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 15:03


    The visual interpreter service, Aira, is introducing their new retail plans for 2023. Steven Scott explores the issue behind the move and its effect on users. From the December 1, 2022 episode.

    Community Report - Blaine Deutscher - Regina, SK

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 7:18


    Community reporter Blaine Deutscher tells you all about the 4th annual Bushwakker Staff Holiday Market in Regina, Saskatchewan! He also shares details about ‘Light the Lights,' and outdoor celebration will take place Dec. 6 at Regina City Hall. From the December 1, 2022 episode.

    Full Show - Episode 687

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 103:47


    Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Dan Coulter, the Parliamentary Secretary for Accessibility, returns to the show to share a special announcement for province of B.C. Steven Scott explores the issues around Aira's new retail plans for 2023. Dawn Dickinson previews Maclean's Magazine with an article about the zero-waste movement's sustainable influence on fine dining. Sylvi Fekete discusses the B.C. government's decision to scrap plans to eliminate funding for children with Autism. And community reporter Blaine Deutscher tells you all about the 4th annual Bushwakker Staff Holiday Market in Regina, Saskatchewan! This is the December 1, 2022 episode.

    Zero-waste Movement & Fine Dining

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 10:52


    The zero-waste movement is having a sustainable influence on fine dining. Dawn Dickinson tells you how in her preview of Maclean's Magazine. She also shares another article about a new Leonard Cohen exhibit at the Art Gallery of Ontario called “Everybody Knows.” From the December 1, 2022 episode.

    New Accessible Pool in Prince George, B.C.

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 9:53


    The B.C. government has decided to scrap their plan to eliminate funding for children with Autism. Sylvi Fekete fills you in on the story. She also tells you about the town of Prince George's new and accessible pool for people with disabilities. From the December 1, 2022 episode.

    B.C. Accessibility Announcement

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 6:50


    Dan Coulter, the Parliamentary Secretary for Accessibility, returns to the show to share a special announcement for province of B.C. From the December 1, 2022 episode.

    International Day of Persons with Disabilities

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 13:05


    John Loeppky gives his thoughts on this year's International Day of Persons with Disabilities. From the November 30, 2022 episode.

    Community Report - Derek Lackey - Winnipeg, MB

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 6:02


    Community reporter Derek Lackey describes ‘Winter Wonderland' and ‘Zoo Lights,' two holiday light shows coming to Winnipeg, Manitoba! From the November 30, 2022 episode.

    Mental Health Breaks

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 10:21


    Shane Baker discusses the importance of taking mental health breaks and opens up about his personal experience. From the November 30, 2022 episode.

    ES Gaming's Game4Access

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 12:14


    Andrika De Lanerolle drops by to share some events you can attend for International Day of Persons with Disabilities including a streamathon for online accessible gaming and a workshop for adapting toys. From the November 30, 2022 episode.

    Full Show - Episode 686

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 104:19


    John Loeppky gives his thoughts on this year's International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Andrika De Lanerolle drops by to share some events you can take in to celebrate IDPD. Shane Baker discusses the importance of taking mental health breaks and opens up about his personal experience. And community reporter Derek Lackey describes two holiday light shows coming to Winnipeg, Manitoba! This is the November 30, 2022 episode.

    Weekly News Quiz - November 29, 2022

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 11:08


    We have another edition of the weekly news quiz! This time with contestants: Ryan Delehanty, Karen Magee and Alex Smyth! From the November 29, 2022 episode.

    AirPods Study

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 8:04


    A new study from iScience journal looks at the benefits of AirPods for people with moderate hearing loss. Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech shares their findings. From the November 29, 2022 episode.

    Community Report - Louise Levesque Burley - Moncton, NB

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 8:04


    Louise Levesque Burley tells you how you can Braille greeting cards for the holidays using chocolate! She also shares a tip on how to make gift wrapping easy. And she gives details about her very last Coast-to-coast Bistro Night! From the November 29, 2022 episode.

    Bill C-22 Committee Hearings Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 14:24


    Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore recaps the committee hearings on Bill C-22, the Canada Disability Benefit. From the November 29, 2022 episode.

    Indigenous Dental Association of Canada

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 11:43


    Dr. Sheri McKinstry describes the newly launched Indigenous Dental Association of Canada. From the November 29, 2022 episode.

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