Chris Glover

CBC News Reporter

Chris Glover has been a reporter, anchor and producer with CBC News for a decade. He’s an award winning storyteller, who has travelled the country in search of fascinating characters with compelling stories to share on TV, radio and online. A series he helped spearhead at CBC Toronto, No Fixed Address, won a national RTDNA award in 2017 and the municipal election special he anchored in 2018 was just nominated for an RTDNA award for best live special.

Latest from Chris Glover

TDSB votes to boost access to specialized schools, programs by changing admissions policy

The Toronto District School Board decided on Wednesday to change its admissions policy for specialized high schools and programs to make them more accessible to all students.

Toronto clothing store vandalized after displaying letter Z, a symbol seen as pro-Russian

Toronto police are investigating after a clothing shop window was smashed and red paint was splattered in front of its door early Tuesday in what may be a reaction to the display of a symbol that's seen as pro-Russian.

Toronto pledges to help resettle Afghan refugees expected to come to Canada to build new lives

Toronto will help the federal government resettle the large numbers of Afghan refugees expected to arrive in the GTA, city officials say.

Measures in federal party platforms 'not enough' to curb GTA's soaring housing prices, expert warns

With the release of the federal Liberals' election platform on Wednesday, all three of the country's major parties have set out their key promises to Canadians. But one expert doesn't think much of their measures to make housing more affordable.

Gym, fitness workers hold outdoor workouts in protest of provincial restrictions

Several gym and fitness studio owners are organizing outdoor workouts in protest of the Ontario government's ban on outdoor fitness classes.

York Region school board unveils anti-Black racism strategy to be rolled out over 5 years

The York Region District School Board unveiled what it called its "dismantling anti-Black racism strategy" at a virtual event on Monday night that officials say will take five years to implement.

Petition aims to block transfer of Korean LTC home to firm with 115 COVID-19 deaths at 3 homes

Nearly 7,000 people have signed a petition to block the transfer of the GTA's only Korean long-term care facility to a company that has seen some of Ontario's deadliest COVID-19 outbreaks in three of its homes. 

Toronto senior getting 'an eviction by another name' due to new disability, friends say

Friends of a elderly man who's lived in his Parkdale apartment for 45 years fear he's in the process of getting tossed out of his home due to new mobility issues. The company that owns the building denies that, saying it has offered him a "more than a reasonable accommodation."

Toronto joins forces with tech firm to provide free Wi-Fi to low-income families in 2 buildings

About 2,000 low-income residents who live in two buildings in Toronto are now getting free internet access thanks to a partnership between the city and technology company Cisco Canada.

Family blasts 'ridiculous' condo occupancy fee after daughter comes home to shelter in place

A Mississauga family says it’s “ridiculous” their condo corporation is making them pay a $30-a-day “occupancy fee” because their daughter came home to shelter in place with them during the COVID-19 pandemic. But the condo board says the fee is appropriate and has been postponed until at least June. 

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