July 25, 2014

Archive of: Local Hero

Teen inspiring change

Teen inspiring change

Richmond Hill student reaching out at home and abroad

High-rise heroine

High-rise heroine

Bayview resident helped neighbours stay warm during the ice storm

The heart of the matter

The heart of the matter

Richmond Hill man dedicated to raising cardiac health awareness.

Lacing up opportunity

Lacing up opportunity

Forest Hill resident has donated almost 3,500 skates to kids.

Teens boost skin smarts

Teens boost skin smarts

Filling belly and heart

Filling belly and heart

Spreading the word

Spreading the word

Everyone knows the dangers of impaired driving, but this North Toronto resident knows first-hand the damage such recklessness can cause and is spreading the word about a campaign aimed to prevent...

Send in the clown

Send in the clown

It’s the early ’60s, and the Eaton’s Santa Claus Parade is making its way through town. A young Carol Penhale is mesmerized and mystified by the clowns walking by on their hands. She’s warm...

For those who dare …

For those who dare …

For most people, Halloween is a time of year for ghouls, goblins and goodies, but one local has found a way to marry together the fun of the season and giving back to the community.

Friends united by cause

Friends united by cause

Christine Dunn of Lawrence Park and Heather Gotlieb of Forest Hill are friends united by a cause they are both extremely passionate about.