Ontario Hubs

Published On: August 04, 2021
It’s nearly 10 feet tall, weighs five tonnes — and now stands as a monument to a once-thriving local industry.
Published On: July 30, 2021
This big bull represents the region’s history of farming livestock — and stands as a tribute to the legacy of one man.
Published On: July 28, 2021
Almost 130 years ago, it wowed audiences in Chicago and across the Atlantic. Today, you, too, can be wowed — by a replica of a mammoth cheese.
Published On: July 26, 2021
In 1970, inmates started Tightwire, collecting essays, art, and poetry about personal experience and political thought — and building community.
July 23, 2021
Niagara-on-the-Lake has a unique history with the Spanish Flu. Hamilton-Niagara Ontario Hub journalist Justin Chandler tells us more.
Published On: July 23, 2021
This jolly, happy soul has won a regional roadside-attraction contest before. Now, he's taking on the whole province.
Published On: July 21, 2021
Not everyone stops by this course to tee up — some just want to get a closer look at the golf bag said to be the biggest in the world.
Published On: July 20, 2021
In the early 1950s, most restaurants in Dresden refused to serve Black people. So activists pushed back, taking their cause to court — and changing Ontario history.
July 16, 2021
Eastern Ontario Hub journalist Marsha McLeod offers some tips on how to enjoy a good Ontario hike, even for those unfamiliar with the great outdoors.
Published On: July 16, 2021
This community pays homage to a local artist — and Canadian currency — in a very big way.
Published On: July 14, 2021
The giant coin is now a northeastern mainstay and tourist attraction — but it almost didn’t get built.
Published On: July 12, 2021
The chief of M’Chigeeng First Nation tells TVO.org why it’s important for women to lead — and how she navigates Canadian politics.
July 09, 2021
A brand new general store with a storied history has become a reality in the northwestern Ontario community.
July 09, 2021
Thomas King discusses his book, The Back of the Turtle." Then, Northwestern Ontario Hub journalist Charnel Anderson visits Silver Islet to learn about a new community project.
Published On: July 09, 2021
At the junction of Highway 101 and the Trans-Canada, travellers are treated to an unusual sight — a roughly eight-metre tall waterfowl.
July 08, 2021
Four female Indigenous Chiefs discuss prevalant issues in their communities.
July 07, 2021
Award-winning author Tanya Talaga discusses her 2018 book, "All Our Relations: Finding the Path Forward."
Published On: July 07, 2021
The first entry in the TVO.org showdown is 12 metres wide and boasts 20,000 plants.