Michael To


Michael To is a reporter with CBC Hamilton. Passionate about food, entertainment, and local culture, while reporting on all topics and beats. Trained and educated actor, versed in multimedia. Contact he/him at: michael.to@cbc.ca.

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Closure of Elizabeth Fry Society in Hamilton 'heartbreaking,' says former inmate and volunteer

An organization that focuses on advocating for prison reform and supporting women at risk of being criminalized says it is closing its doors on March 31.

Students start Day 2 of hunger strike in protest of McMaster University's gas-powered generators

Six students began a hunger strike on Monday, in protest of McMaster University's decision to install two gas-powered generators on Cootes Drive. By Tuesday, five students continued to strike.

Tiger-Cats alumni come together to help fellow former football players who fall on 'tough times'

A former Hamilton Tiger-Cats player is helping to raise funds to help other former players in need with a St. Patrick's Day party on Friday.

Police to patrol McMaster area this weekend, 2nd time city will enforce nuisance party bylaw

The City of Hamilton and the Hamilton Police Service are beefing up police presence around McMaster University this weekend in the hopes of preventing St. Patrick's Day parties from getting out of control.

Woman in critical condition after fire at 2-storey residence in downtown Hamilton

A woman in her 40s is in critical condition following a fire at a two-storey residence in downtown Hamilton on Wednesday.

Woman, 74, killed in two-vehicle collision in St. Catharines

A 74-year-old woman has died following a two-vehicle collision in the City of St. Catharines on Wednesday, Niagara Regional Police say.

We asked Hamilton Centre residents which provincial issues are top of mind. Here's what they told us

Affordable housing, health care and the environment are among the top concerns for some voters, as people head to the polls on Thursday to choose a new member of provincial parliament (MPP) for Hamilton Centre.

Hamilton Winterfest picks up 2 awards at Ontario conference in Niagara Falls

Hamilton Winterfest has won two awards from Festivals & Events Ontario (FEO) for its efforts in providing cultural and recreational events in 2022.

Hamilton band Arkells breaks Junos record with sixth Group of the Year award

Hamilton alternative-rock band Arkells wins sixth group of the year award at the Junos Opening Night Awards on Saturday.

Turnout for advance polls in Hamilton Centre byelection around 5% of registered voters

Around 5.2 per cent of registered voters cast a ballot for the provincial byelection in Hamilton Centre last week — less than half of those who submitted a ballot in the advance polls in the general election last year.