Justin Chandler

Justin Chandler is TVO.org's Hamilton-Niagara reporter.

Justin Chandler's articles

Published On: January 05, 2021
Indigenous protesters have occupied the site of a proposed housing development in Caledonia since July. The roots of their action go back to the American Revolution.
Published On: December 23, 2020
As holiday shopping intensifies before the provincewide shutdown, experts warn against travel between regions to prevent COVID-19 Christmas spike .
Published On: December 21, 2020
Lockdown measures will be put in place starting Boxing Day.
Published On: December 08, 2020
Regional Essential Access to Connected Healthcare’s goal is to provide accessible care — but to do that, it says, Ontario needs to change its funding approach.
Published On: December 03, 2020
The Tories want to update legislation governing conservation authorities. Advocates — and Hamilton city council — say that the changes will make it harder to protect the environment.
Published On: November 19, 2020
Many city councils across Ontario are looking to fees as a way to rein in the costs of integrity-commissioner investigations — but critics say that approach threatens local democracy.
Published On: November 12, 2020
With the tourism industry struggling and a long wait for subsidized housing, experts worry that more people in the area will be pushed into homelessness.
Published On: November 02, 2020
Experts say that a technology developed for space travel could help good things grow right here at home.
Published On: October 09, 2020
COVID-19 isn’t the only virus you want to avoid this Thanksgiving. Find out how to keep yourself and your family safe when working, learning, and socializing online.
Published On: October 08, 2020
Armed with pyrotechnics, lasers, and more, Michael von Kaitz patrols the waterfront to do his job for the city — scare Canada geese.
Published On: October 07, 2020
Every year since the Spanish flu outbreak in 1919, people have made a pilgrimage to the town to honour the Polish men who died at a military training camp — and the “angel of mercy” who cared for them.
Published On: October 02, 2020
TVO.org speaks with Nicole Crimi about her new book, "Patty and the Pandemic," and what kids need to know about COVID-19.
Published On: September 24, 2020
The pandemic has more people avoiding indoor spaces and taking up outdoor activities. What is Hamilton-Niagara region doing to make streets and sidewalks safe for children getting to class?
Published On: September 08, 2020
On top of the regular back-to-school stress, students are dealing with a pandemic. So public and Catholic boards in Hamilton and Niagara Region are working to support their mental well-being.
Published On: September 05, 2020
TVO.org speaks with Falen Johnson about the 1995 conflict — and what has and hasn’t changed in the past quarter-century.
Published On: August 20, 2020
Niagara Recycling processes troublesome materials that other facilities won’t and even sells a trademarked recycled product — but new provincial rules threaten its survival.
Published On: August 13, 2020
Like most other things, council meetings have largely gone virtual. And that’s led to some unexpected — and many predictable — complications.
Published On: August 06, 2020
As Ontarians head to pools and beaches to beat the heat, lifeguards are going back to basics to protect swimmers — and themselves.