Hamilton

Published On: September 16, 2021
If we’re going to emerge from COVID-19 with a more equitable and environmentally sustainable society, experts say, we should make a transit a priority. Here’s what the federal parties are promising.
Published On: September 07, 2021
TVO.org speaks with the Hamilton Hospitality Project’s Andrew Berry-Ashpole about salaries, transparency, and why businesses need to stop trading on passion and loyalty.
Published On: August 26, 2021
With affordability on many Ontarians’ minds this election, TVO.org looks at the credits and debits of basic income — and at where the major parties stand.
Published On: August 17, 2021
Most don’t know that the Second World War brought about a brief golden age for home-grown comics — but these researchers are hoping to change that.
Published On: August 12, 2021
Most attractions don’t help turn methane into electricity. But most attractions aren’t this giant, Earth-like methane sphere.
Published On: August 04, 2021
For more than 25 years, peregrines have nested on a ledge 18 floors up on a downtown hotel. FalconWatch keeps a close eye on them — and you can, too.
Published On: June 15, 2021
After the outbreak at Hamilton’s Rececca Towers, residents had access to shots onsite — and they want others to have the same opportunity.
Published On: May 27, 2021
Hamilton’s new mobile health unit will soon be ready to receive patients. Even with cases falling, experts say, the facility plays an important part in the fight against COVID-19.
Published On: May 17, 2021
Hamilton has declared three outbreaks in multi-unit residential buildings — and that has tenants and experts concerned about the source of spread.
Published On: May 05, 2021
A new study shows many people want to improve their mental health through exercise — but poor mental health is a barrier. So what’s the solution?
Published On: May 03, 2021
Yet another conservation authority will consider permitting developers to displace some wetlands and build them elsewhere.
Published On: April 21, 2021
Renewable natural gas can be burned to produce electricity or used as fuel. Hamilton is doing both
Published On: April 15, 2021
Many Ontarians have questions about how the province decided on its priority areas. Public-health units do, too.
Published On: April 08, 2021
For some Ontario communities, density isn’t just a housing issue — it’s a burial issue, too.
Published On: March 31, 2021
More than a century apart, two pandemics revealed similar fault lines in the city — and that has advocates calling for change now and for any future pandemics.
Published On: March 29, 2021
As Hamilton grows, residents and politicians are questioning how to balance historical preservation with new development.
Published On: March 04, 2021
The City of Hamilton pays a living wage to all employees, with the exception of about 200 part-time student workers — and that has advocates calling for a raise.
Published On: February 17, 2021
TVO.org speaks with McMaster prof Ravi Selvaganapathy about how his team is tackling PPE recycling — and the larger issue of sustainability.