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Metro Morning Stories

  • Emmanuel Kabongo

    New book gives 150 reasons to love living in Ontario

    by Amanda Grant

    A new book created in honour Canada's 150th birthday features 150 stories, told by 150 Ontarians, in 150 words or less.

    Posted: Feb 22, 2017 9:03 AM ET
    Last Updated: Feb 22, 2017 11:13 AM ET
  • language recording

    The fight is on to save Toronto's endangered languages

    by Kate McGillivray

    From Harari, spoken in eastern Ethiopia, to Bukhori, spoken by Bukharan Jews in central Asia, a Toronto organization is looking to record the city’s linguistic diversity before it’s too late.

    Posted: Feb 21, 2017 12:41 PM ET

Metro Morning Clips

  • Monday February 27, 2017

    Audio The Period Purse

    What do you do if you're living on the street, and you get your period? Matt Galloway spoke with Jana Girdauskas, she is running a campaign to fill purses with feminine hygiene products, to be distributed to homeless women in the city.

    Listen 5:44
  • Monday February 27, 2017

    Audio Emerging Leader

    Matt Galloway spoke with Hibaq Gelle, she was just named Toronto's emerging leader by Civic Action.

    Listen 7:29
  • Monday February 27, 2017

    Audio Oscars Mistake

    Matt Galloway spoke with our pop culture columnist, Jesse Wente.

    Listen 5:38
  • Monday February 27, 2017

    Audio Rent Hikes

    Matt Galloway spoke with CBC reporter Shannon Martin, about how her rent sky-rocketed a thousand dollars a month, forcing her to move out of her apartment, and couch surf until she finds a solution.

    Listen 10:09
  • Friday February 24, 2017

    Audio Tiff Downsizing

    For the last four decades, the Toronto International Film Festival has been growing larger and larger, has it become too big? Matt Galloway spoke with Piers Handling, he is Director and CEO of Tiff.

    Listen 6:26
  • Friday February 24, 2017

    Audio To The Movies

    Matt Galloway spoke with our movie reviewer, Karen Gordon. "Get Out", and "I Am Not Your Negro" open today in Toronto.

    Listen 5:55
  • Friday February 24, 2017

    Audio Legal Backlog

    Ontario's Attorney General is calling for "bold changes" to the criminal justice system, among them, eliminating preliminary hearings. Matt Galloway spoke with Anthony Moustacalis,l he is president of the Criminal Lawyers Association of Ontario.

    Listen 8:30
  • Friday February 24, 2017

    Audio Bloor Bike Lanes

    In August, a stretch of Bloor Street, from Shaw to Avenue Road, became home to bike lanes, is it working? Matt Galloway spoke with Barbara Gray, she is Toronto's General Manager of Transportation Services.

    Listen 9:45

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