Toronto: Metro Morning

 
 

Toronto: Metro Morning

Metro Morning with Matt Galloway keeps listeners informed about what's going on in Toronto and offers listeners an optimistic, sometimes humorous view of the world, together with the day's more serious news.

Updated: Weekdays
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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 16 2018

Irwin Elman on the reasons Ontario started a Child Advocate office; Finance Minister Fedeli on Patrick Brown's allegations, cutting the Child Advocate, cutting taxes and the future of the Ontario Place site; sexual assault alleged at boys' school.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 15 2018

Toronto Inspector on reasons for the record-tying murder total and what the police are doing; Toronto comic artist/writer will see screen adaptation of a his Black Hammer -- about a group of a-typical superheroes trapped on a farm; Suresh on the best Fish and Chips (and it's gluten-free... and it's in Hamilton.)

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 14 2018

Parent teacher interviews; international investment in Toronto; unread e-mails in the in-box.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 13 2018

Michelle Obama's new book; a Parkdale family saves an overdosing man; concussion lawsuit against the NHL.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 12 2018

Canadian actor, from Stratford's first season to HAL 9000; Toronto may buy Hotel presently housing refugees; celebrating Christmas season months in advance.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 9 2018

Soldiers vulnerable to suicide because of their job; ex-Bolshoi ballerina dances in new National Ballet production; backstory of Bombardier leaving Toronto.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 8 2018

Amazon snookered its prospective host cities -- but maybe not Toronto; Diner restaurants reappraised; Goodbye Metropass!

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 7 2018

A sombre reminder for road safety appears on TTC bus stops; a new game with a Toronto connection teaches about the First World War; Royal Winter Fair rooster visits the studio.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 6 2018

Technological disrupters, apps, automation and the human casualties; Syrian cooks expanding their Newcomer Kitchen initiative to three new locations; a new Mary Poppins at Young People's Theatre.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 5 2018

Stats Can is raiding banking data; foreign exchange student lived and died in a Canadian home is remembered by the family; taxi drivers sue the City.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 2 2018

Live from a church Out Of The Cold; Yotam Ottolenghi's simple cooking; Toronto's ravines are in trouble.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 1 2018

Overdose prevention sites -- neighbour and Councillor speak; fresh cheese in Woodbridge; Infinity Mirror room for AGO.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 31

Conversation with Andrew Scheer; How to scare -- professional advice; a live on-stage podcast revue.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 30 2018

Bringing the news that a missing child is alive; reflections on "Never Again"; two colleagues on opposite sides of the US political spectrum.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 29 2018

Mother of man killed in Uber crash talks about justice; Toronto Rabbi speaks about Pittsburgh; sexual bias & harassment in the tech sector -- a local perspective.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 26 2018

Look back at history of Hip Hop; real-life impacts of University projects being cancelled; Tasers -- the good and bad from a Mental Health perspective.

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Introducing Tai Asks Why

What is love? How can this thing take over your body and bend it to its will? Listen to the series premiere of Tai Asks Why as 11-year-old Tai looks to science, philosophy and his mom for answers.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 25 2018

Director X on gun violence; Kelly McDavid on organizing sports equipment donations; Suresh Doss picks the best Sri Lankan food in town... (you may be surprised).

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 24 2018

Very good questions from an eleven year old; lots of action around a dispensary; Patrick Brown speaks about his past six months and future as Mayor of Brampton.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 23 2018

Prime Minister Trudeau in studio, on pricing pollution and working with Provinces; two new-comers to Brampton's council; goodbye Joe Mihevc.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 22 2018

Curtis Joseph in studio talking about his unusual childhood and late-blooming hockey career; former privacy commissioner resigns from Sidewalk Toronto project; Voting for the first time -- two personal accounts.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 19 2018

Jennifer Keesmaat talks about Toronto; If you survive a shooting, you are entitled to 10 support sessions funded by the government -- we talk to a councillor; Tony Danza seems like a pretty good morning person.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 18 2018

What Mayor Tory has accomplished -- in his own words; closer look at why there is little support for many shooting victims; Sri Lankans and English Pubs.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 17 2018

Jodie Emery asks why the fighters for marijuana rights are not being pardoned; Police Chief Saunders talks about Day One of legal grass; Black and Indiginous perspective on legalization.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 16 2018

Brampton candidates energized by historic transit decision; Matt visits a shooting victim at work; Physician says if youth marijuana use rises -- it could be a major public health problem in coming decades.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 15 2018

14 and Muslim, in studio; shooting victims in Toronto may get next to no support once they leave hospital; Dave Meslin talks about the first jurisdiction in Canada to introduce ranked ballots.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 12 2018

Light art installation under the Gardiner this weekend; Taking the bus on Kingston Rd... how much time you got? 600+ cookbooks in the house.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 11 2018

International Day Of The Girl today; Sidewalk labs pro and con; Gord Downie's brothers in studio;

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 10 2018

Rendezvous With Madness kicks off; "Big Marijuana" CEO in studio; Canadian science celebrated in new art exhibit.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 9 2018

Black film spotlight at Lightbox; campaigning against incumbents; indigenous gathering -- and permanent sculpture -- at city hall.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 5 2018

She loves the adrenaline -- senior (85-plus!) tennis player talks about her big win this week; local chefs and some great conversation about cross-cultural Thanksgiving adaptations; and what you're especially thankful for today.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 4 2018

Head of CAMH speaks about mentoring and gender relations, post-"MeToo"; Brampton's election concerns -- smart growth, cannabis and more; Tom Chudleigh talks about apples -- past, present and future.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 3 2018

Wendel Clark talks Leafs; School Principals -- what they do and how it's changing; Canned Pumpkin??? A baker speaks out.

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 2 2018

Chrystia Freeland in studio; treating homelessness as a medical crisis; so, how many apple ciders are now being made in Ontario?

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Metro Morning Podcast Oct 1 2018

Talking to young men about the Kavanaugh hearing; Harm reduction proponents discuss what the Health Minister should consider; Indiginous Thanksgiving;

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 28 2018

Two people from Regent Park in studio talk about Mackai Bishop Jackson; trying to get by with part-time minimum wage jobs in Toronto; two Jays fans on the season and the future.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 27 2018

Highschooler shot to death in Regent Park; Predicting the future of transportation... and chauffeuring Al Gore; Children's entertainment legend's big finale.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 26 2018

On location in Hamilton, talking about housing and transit with Mayor John Tory, Jennfer Keesmaat, Richard Florida and Denise Balkissoon.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 25 2018

Girls in sports in books; two families who bailed on Toronto because of housing prices; many-headed political mess in the UK brought on by Brexit.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 24 2018

Dave Bidini found inspiration working at a Yellowknife newspaper; former Finance Minister Janet Ecker on the deficit; some sexual assault cases to be re-opened by the Canadian Forces.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 21 2018

A lively conversation about personal data; student who organized school walk out; mental health in the restaurant biz.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 20 2018

Poet Laureate of Mississauga part of a presentation tonight... talking about the concept of "success"; Glen Grunwald in studio on basketball in Canada; local activist gets a big award.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 19 2018

Medical and legal opinion on how cannabis might impact workplace safety; the City reviews ride-sharing policies; a new musical based on the funeral of a fictional cult leader.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 18 2018

Baroness Von Sketch in studio; Indigenous virtual reality post-apocalyptic film/installation at City Hall; the best books... Giller Prize long list juror in studio.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 17 2018

Teen talks about her court fight with the PC Government to keep transgender information in the health curriculum; a writer responds Jian Ghomeshi's essay; a law prof challenges the Ontario AG in an open letter.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 14 2018

How to sharpen math skills; Kensington's (cash only) jazz fest; be careful at the border if you have cannabis investments.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 13 2018

A mesmerising Canadian short at TIFF; a Toronto Councillor bows out gracefully; a great restaurant resurfaces.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 12 2018

People at the mall talking about "not-withstanding" and Ford; TIFF superfans in line; expert opinion on the use of "Not-withstanding" with a view to civil liberties and political strategy.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 11 2018

Mayor Tory talking about the upcoming election and the notwithstanding clause; Kathleen Wynne in studio; your calls.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 10 2018

Councillors from both sides speak about Premier Ford's court loss; Ted Danson on saving the oceans; a schizophrenic older person has a new and helpful roommate, thanks to a new co-habitation program.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 7 2018

Same-sex relations now legal in India -- reaction in Toronto; Karen Gordon on TIFF 2018; the Province apparently has not applied for Federal money for opiate harm reduction.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 6 2018

Toronto International Film Festival 2018: shark doc completed by deceased filmmaker's parents; Festival co-head Cameron Bailey's favourites; indigenous actor on her TIFF Rising Star award.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 5 2018

Why guns are being used more frequently in Toronto; "I'm Afraid Of Men" author in studio; a conversation about pedestrian safety with Polly Trottenberg, Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation, and Barbara Gray, General Manager of Transportation Services for Toronto.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 4 2018

Teacher calls in from the school yard on the first day; Jennifer Keesmat on her platform and transit; sexual assault and the 'too drunk to know' defence.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 3 2018

Best little spots on the Great Lakes to explore in September; Moms (especially, but dads too) say goodbye to university age children; Labour Day and unions today.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 31 2018

Eye-witness to the Yorkdale gunfight; Sir John A MacDonald wiped from Scotland's websites.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 30 2018

Bill Blair on a federal gun strategy; the best food ever; Jewish music and culture festival.

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Metro Morning Podcast August 29, 2018

Indigenous Atlas of Canada; spending a lot of time building a costume for Fan Expo; a lawyer discusses the waiver that residents of 650 Parliament St must sign in order to get their belongings.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 28 2018

Saving an important youth outreach arts program; young people are at centre of a new campaign to talk about disabilities; Mississauga's youth poet Laureate's new poem.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 27 2018

Harm reduction in Parkdale -- a former chair of the BIA in studio; residents displaced by Parliament St fire -- first-hand story; Skate boarding -- where to do it and why it rules.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 24 2018

Police dog's first week on the job; trouble in Bellwoods between ballplayers and bystanders; math tutor questions the Province's curriculum revisions.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 23 2018

What you need to know about the towing industry; backstage at Rocky Horror; drink expert talks about the best cocktails in T.O.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 22 2018

Fire chief updates St Jamestown fire; City's flooding mitigation strategies; police officer uses yoga as outreach to young women.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 21 2018

New overdose prevention site in Parkdale; Union wants the City to help solve the lockout at Exhibition Place; TIFF and Netflix together.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 20 2018

The difficulty of changing ward boundaries during the campaign; the MeToo movement hits medicine; students competing for housing in Toronto.

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