The Mike Farwell Show
Tuesday April 4 2017 1 PM
1:00 PM TOPIC: Recap Morning Topic TOPIC: Dangerous parent driving GUEST: Leslie Maxwell, School Travel Planner, Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region https://www.570news.com/2017/03/28/parents-dangerous-driving-putting-kids-risk-school-drop-off/
1:30 PM TOPIC: Mike Pazaratz, CEO, Rave (rave.io) IN STUDIO Rave is a technology-focused media company located in Kitchener who has combined the most popular mobile activities: watching videos and chatting with friends. Featuring content from YouTube, Viki, Vimeo, Reddit, Google Drive, and Dropbox, users can host global movie nights with friend, or mash up two of your favourite songs seamlessly.
Apr 04, 2017, 04:06 PM
LATEST EPISODES
Oct 15: Legalizing Pot, Municipal Politics, and Beer The opening monologue (0:56); Should a sitting MPP be canvassing with WRDSB School Trustee candidates? (22:29); Ontario cancels planned beer tax increase (43:49); Fly high over Niagara Falls with Flowermoon Tours (1:00:00); Rant or Rave: You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:27:29) Oct 15, 2018, 03:00 PM
Friday October 12th, 2018 The opening monologue (0:56); Waterloo Region startups say their technology can help police detect drivers high on marijuana (21:41); Laurier No. 1 in student satisfaction for 3rd year in a row (45:06); The Kitchener Rangers Coach's Show With Jay McKee (1:05:48); The Friday Four Panel: Topics: Did the Ontario government get it right with the decision to allow Sikh's a motorcycle helmet exemption? / Are you OK with police officers smoking pot for recreational purposes? / Should genealogy websites come with a more noticeable disclaimer about what you might uncover? (1:29:07) Oct 12, 2018, 03:00 PM
Oct 11: Uptown Waterloo, Green Space, and Motorcycle Safety The opening monologue (0:56); Ontario Sikhs to get OK to ride motorcycles without helmets: Ford (21:56); Let there be lights: With a flick of the switch, King Street in uptown Waterloo is transformed (45:06); Does Waterloo have enough parks and green space (1:05:54); Why the city of London is using survey data to fight homelessness. Does Waterloo Region do the same? (1:28:01); Walking School Bus Project (1:48:40) Oct 11, 2018, 03:00 PM
Oct 10: Climate Change, Pot Consumption, and Mental Health The opening monologue (0:56); How do you feel about police officers using pot? (22:50); UN report calls for urgent action to avert catastrophic climate change (46:04); A Champion for Children's Mental Health (1:06:31); Sometimes an election is all you need to get things done (1:29:39); What's On Wednesday: It's Fire Prevention Week / Webcast for Children's Miracle Network (1:50:33) Oct 10, 2018, 03:00 PM
Oct 9: Online Voting, Racism, and SportsNet Celebrates 20 Years The opening monologue (0:56); Cambridge and North Dumfries promote confidence in online voting (23:11); Racism a right-wing value? B.C. teacher criticized for political worksheet (46:23); Twitter feud between two local election candidates (1:05:47); Sportsnet 20th Anniversary (1:30:50); Mental Illness Awareness/Marijuana legalization and implications for mental illness (1:51:24) Oct 09, 2018, 03:00 PM
Oct 5: Live From Rogers Hometown Hockey Mike Farwell broadcasts from Downtown Kitchener as Rogers Hometown hockey kicks of it's 5th season! Oct 05, 2018, 03:00 PM
Oct 4: Homelessness, Political Accountability, and The Media The opening monologue (0:56); Is there more we can do to help the homeless? (21:16); Expanding region's network of smart intersections to be explored (56:54); Off-load delays continue to be issue for Waterloo Region paramedics (1:05:49); Fading accountability a crisis in our political system (1:28:58); State of the Media in Canada (1:50:22) Oct 04, 2018, 03:00 PM
Oct 3: Roundabouts, Mandatory Bus Passes, and NHL Hockey The opening monologue (0:56); Roundabouts in Waterloo Region (2:35); Kitchener launches fifth season of Hometown Hockey (21:57); Conestoga students on board with universal transit pass (44:17); Oktoberfest Breakfast Donations (1:06:17); CHYM Listener wins $25,000 in the Big Bag of Cash contest (1:18:17) Oct 03, 2018, 03:00 PM
Oct 2: USMCA, Policing, and Transit The opening monologue (0:56); Local concern over how the new trade agreement will impact dairy (21:13); Ontario made the right call in voting out Liberals, interim leader says (45:05); Uber for buses? How some Canadian cities are using technology to tackle transit troubles (1:05:37); Cop Talk: WRPS Chief Bryan Larkin joins us to answer all your policing questions (1:29:42) Oct 02, 2018, 03:00 PM
Oct 1: NAFTA, Laurier Homecoming, and Gun Violence The opening monologue (0:56); Community members concerned after offensive sign hung during local homecoming celebrations (00:00); Canada and the U.S. reach an 11th hour trade deal (00:00); Las Vegas strip will go dark to honor shooting rampage victims (1:00:00); Rant or Rave: You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:00:00) Oct 01, 2018, 03:00 PM
Sep 28: The Kavanaugh Vote, Diversity in Politics, and Play-by-Play Broadcasters The opening monologue (0:56); Fiery Kavanaugh denies quiet accuser Ford in Senate showdown (21:40); How to get more diversity in politics (44:06); The Kitchener Rangers Coach's Show with Jay McKee (1:00:00); Who is your favourite Play-by-Play broadcaster? (1:06:53); The Friday Four Panel: Topics: Do we need to change the rules regarding election signs? / Should the PC government have put a freeze on minimum wage in the province? / Has Doug Ford done enough to distance himself from Faith Goldy? / Approximately one in five people in Waterloo Region are a visible minority. But our city and regional councils have only one non-white member. Do we need councils that are more reflective of our communities? (1:29:31) Sep 28, 2018, 03:00 PM
Sep 27: Gender Parity, Minimum Wage, and Prisons The opening monologue (0:56); Ontario government to introduce legislation regulating recreational pot (20:29); Ontario government to halt minimum wage hike (43:04); UN Women's HeForShe campaign (1:02:45); Tori Stafford's family says woman convicted in her murder moved from prison to healing lodge (1:24:31); Fall Farm Day at Oakridge Acres (1:46:18); THEMUSEUM Celebrates 15th Anniversary with 2003 Pricing! (1:57:13) Sep 27, 2018, 03:00 PM
Sept 26: Premier Encouraged to Sell Crown Corporations, Fake News, and Hockey Helps the Homeless The opening monologue (0:56); Ford urged to sell Crown corporations like LCBO (21:06); Who should be organizing candidates debates? (42:51); Cambridge candidate posts nude photo to pitch online voting (1:04:47); Group calls on Auditor General to rule that Conservatives' fake news videos violate government advertising law if public money spent promoting them (1:27:05); What's On Wednesday: CIBC Run for the Cure survivor story / Hockey Helps the Homeless (1:47:52) Sep 26, 2018, 03:00 PM
Sep 25: Student Protests, Uptown Waterloo Development, and Weather The opening monologue (0:56); Eastwood students plan Friday walkout in protest of sex-ed curriculum changes (22:29); Putting cycling trail on a quiet Kitchener street makes no sense, residents say (44:16); Waterloo Mayoral candidate questioning  councils decision to rush approval of Uptown building development (1:04:30); What is the cost of severe weather? (1:30:06); One book, One Community  (1:48:16); Grand opening at Schneider Haus (2:02:26) Sep 25, 2018, 03:00 PM
Sep 24: Election Signs, Voter Turnout, and Natural Disasters The opening monologue (0:56); Do roadside political signs really make a difference? (21:52); Environment Canada confirms EF-2 and EF-3 tornadoes touched down (44:52); What can be done about low voter turnout? (1:04:39); Rant or Rave: You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:31:20) Sep 24, 2018, 03:00 PM