May 18, 2015 | 4:21Metro Morning Paid duty Audio
Metro Morning Paid duty May 18, 2015 | 4:21Our business commentator Michael Hlinka looks at paid duty, the controversial use of well-trained police officers to monitor construction sites, film locations and retail stores in their off hours.
May 18, 2015 | 6:28Metro Morning Throw drones Audio
Metro Morning Throw drones May 18, 2015 | 6:28The Lily Camera is a self-flying drone that will follow you around, recording your movements from a bird's eye perspective. Smart camera technology for the masses or just another way to take a selfie?
May 15, 2015 | 8:24Metro Morning NIEDZVIECKI public shaming Audio
Metro Morning NIEDZVIECKI public shaming May 15, 2015 | 8:24Guest host Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with cultural commentator Hal Niedzviecki about the men who yelled vulgarities (including FHRITP) to Toronto reporter Shauna Hunt, and the culture of public shaming.
May 15, 2015 | 6:21Metro Morning Geordie Dent Garbage Building Audio
Metro Morning Geordie Dent Garbage Building May 15, 2015 | 6:21There is an apartment building in North Etobicoke where residents were throwing trash from their balconies...The city has hauled away more than 23 bins full of garbage from the site, after the landlord ignored an order to clean it up.
May 14, 2015 | 5:50Metro Morning Government Incentives Audio
Metro Morning Government Incentives May 14, 2015 | 5:50Governments throughout North America are spending your tax dollars to entice big businesses to set up shop locally. Now a new report looks at just how effective this type of spending really is. Matt Galloway spoke with the report's author.
May 14, 2015 | 5:44Metro Morning Frost Gardens Audio
Metro Morning Frost Gardens May 14, 2015 | 5:44So you started planting your garden too early, and now you're worried the cold weather might have damaged your plants. What can you do? Matt Galloway spoke with gardening expert and author Marjorie Harris.
May 14, 2015 | 6:32Metro Morning New Development Signs Audio
Metro Morning New Development Signs May 14, 2015 | 6:32Changes will soon be coming to the dull, sometimes incomprehensible public notices which go up at the sites of development proposals in this city. Matt Galloway spoke with Dave Meslin, who's been pushing for better signs for years.
May 14, 2015 | 7:18Metro Morning Apartment Garbage Audio
Metro Morning Apartment Garbage May 14, 2015 | 7:18How did the area behind a highrise on Kipling turn into a garbage dump, what's been involved in cleaning it up, and who's going to pay? Matt Galloway spoke with Mark Sraga from the City of Toronto.
May 14, 2015 | 7:48Metro Morning Foster Care Audio
Metro Morning Foster Care May 14, 2015 | 7:48Today has been declared "Youth in Care Day" in Ontario. Matt Galloway spoke with Kristy Graves, a young woman who spent most of her youth in care, about what it was like for her to grow up with the label of "foster child," and how she broke free from it.