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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Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/metromorning/

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 15 2019

What is allowed when you're in the car with a phone; Soulpepper -- two women chart new course for company; First Nations must restart complicated conversations with a new Federal Minister.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan14 2019

Surprise winner and loser in the Cannabis lottery; Tanya Talaga in studio; AGO looks to sell A.Y. Jacksons, buy artists that reflect Toronto today.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 11 2019

Young activist speaks about starting a forum for youth (being hosted at 519 Centre); Indigenous children excluded from diagnostic scans because of political squabbles; TTC Board Member says subway planning is progressing -- and uploading can't speed it up.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 10 2019

Ontario's Transportation Minister defends uploading the subways; Federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change in studio; Suresh visits a burger joint in Hamilton.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 9 2019

She was on the street and looking for shelter and clothing in donation bins... Crystal's friends speak about her; GO Transit has changed routes for students commuting to York U.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 8 2019

Restaurant owner talks about being an alcoholic; Principals have the power to exclude disruptive students from school, but a mother says the power shouldn't be used against autistic children.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 7 2019

New season of a funny show; working with schoolchildren to build a winter fort on the Island; alcohol is a "loan shark" according to author.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 4 2019

The dad of GTA tennis player Bianca Andreescu talks about her win; new ice skating path opens this weekend in Scarborough; court says OSPCA's law enforcement activities need oversight.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 3 2019

OPP has the latest on traffic accidents, phones and fines; Court says First Nations are owed for decades of resource rights; space probe data and moon landing -- a big week in astronomy.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 2 2019

Jackie Shane album up for a Grammy; space probe takes pics 1.6 billion kilometres beyond Pluto; Syrian refugee welcome project 1 year later.

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Metro Morning Podcast Podcast Dec 31 2018

Their mom told the Courage brothers to jump in the lake -- now it's the Polar Bear Dip in Oakville; local game developer makes Forbes list with a game about being a mortician; architect looks back on Markham community centre a year since it opened.

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Metro Morning Podcast, Friday, December 28, 2018

Charitable Flight Attendant, Homeless Muppet, Rebel Dad,

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Metro Morning Podcast, Thursday December 27, 2018

The Year in Ontario Politics, Holiday Binge Watching, They Shall Not Grow Old

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 21 2018

Youth mentor talks about importance of funding the programs; Minister Bill Blair talks about new funding for youth mentorship programs; what a reindeer sounds like.

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 20 2018

Head of Toronto Police Homicide in studio; actor from Scarborough talks about star-making performance in If Beale Street Could Talk; privacy commissioner says don't buy marijuana using debit or credit cards.

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 19 2018

Teens, parents and educators interviewed for on-line Sex Ed survey; music teacher on the big Christmas Concert; pros and cons of Ryerson's pitch for a new type of Law School.

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 18 2018

Tenants want more security from their landlord, the City; former PC Finance Minister explains the current Government's strategy; accomplished city councillor talks about his mental illness, and what he has learned.

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 17 2018

OPP Interim Chief's lawyer updates the challenge against Ron Taverner; cuts to Toronto Board of Ed special programs; Little Prince documentary film director speaks about importance of book.

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Metro Morning Podcast Friday December 14, 2018

Brad Ross ends 10 years in TTC communications. Both Mississuaga and Markham have said 'NO' to pot shops in their city limits. The latest on Huawei.

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Metro Morning Podcast Thursday Decemeber 13, 2018

Theresa May remains Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, but what does yesterday's decision mean for her future, and for Brexit talks? After a full investigation and 36 witness officers interviewed, the SIU can't figure out who kicked a suspect in the face and sent him to hospital. Mark Tewksbury is returning to Buddies in Bad Times to commemorate his coming out anniversary because it gives him the chance to reflect on what has changed in his life and in the world of sport.

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Metro Morning Podcast Wednesday December 12, 2018

A mentorship program to match young black youth with black professionals in the construction industry and trades called NextGenBuilders launches today. The current Commissioner of the OPP is requesting the Ombudsman's office look into the process that led to the selection of Toronto Police Superintendent Ron Taverner as the OPP's new Commissioner, and Provincial Affairs reporter Mike Crawley brings us up to date. With the shelters full, close to a thousand people stayed in various overnight and Out Of The Cold program, some neighbours worry about how it will affect their community.

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Metro Morning Podcast Tuesday December 11, 2018

The Commissioner of the Ontario Human Rights Commission speaks on a report about race and policing. Polaris Music Prize winner Jeremy Dutcher. Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders comments on research that suggests Black people in Toronto are more likely to be injured or killed in interactions with police.

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Metro Morning Podcast December 10, 2018

Removing Barriers that Protect the Greenbelt from Development, Waterfront Toronto, Jagmeet Singh

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Metro Morning Podcast Thursday Dec. 6/18

Violence Against Women, Vulnerable Road Users, Doss Budapest Restaurant

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Metro Morning Podcast Wednesday December 5, 2018

Giants of Africa, Tech. Jobs, Top Canadian Films

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Metro Morning Podcast Tuesday December 4, 2018

New City Council, Impaired Driving, Indigenous Welfare

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Metro Morning Podcast December 3, 2018

Latest Advances in Alzheimer's Treatment, Asylum Seekers, New NAFTA Deal

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 30 2018

Ontario's new climate change plan explained by the Environment Minister; French-speaking Ontarians respond to political set-backs; people with AIDS/HIV talk about surviving, relating and growing older.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 29 2018

A child's experience of the Ontario Child Advocate; two former autoworkers talk about re-inventing themselves after lay-offs; musician says music labels are to blame for poverty level royalties.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 28 2018

Photography for families at Sick Kids; Jane & Finch included in Crystals As Crowns project; investing fraud follow-up.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 27 2018

The morning after in Oshawa: workers, families, friends and allies, government and General Motors, all join Matt at Bridgette's Family Restaurant.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 26 2018

GM... the mayor of Oshawa and the labour organisations weigh in; an inquest looks at an overdose; the new head of E.R. at St. Mike's Hospital.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 23 2018

St. Mike's alumnus suggests suspending the sport team programs; 13-year-old horror movie maker visits Toronto from NWT; GTA comic talks about why he only does "clean" comedy.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 22 2018

Ken Dryden's big push against concussions in hockey; Two of Canada's 100 most powerful women; Ontario Transportation Minister Jeff Yurek in studio.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 21 2018

Famous Brampton Snow-woman; judge asks for help with overcrowded courts; factory worker takes a break to talk to us about the value of paid sick days.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 20 2018

Alumnus of St Michael's College School: "Things like this were happening"; fentanyl victims remembered by their parents; Franco-Ontarians say they need a University in Ontario.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 19 2018

Viola Desmond -- an appreciation and a poem; Police Chief on record murder total and St. Mike's School investigation; Principal of St. Mike's College School on the alleged assaults at the school.

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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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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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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 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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