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Writing for justice

Thornhill woman pens novel to spread positive change
September 04, 2014

One gutsy journey

Local resident and her team, This Bag Ain’t Prada, step up for others
June 26, 2014

Masters in the art of heart

Local couple share a love of volunteering and life together
June 26, 2014

A different kind of prom

Local woman created Thornhill prom for Holocaust survivors
June 26, 2014

Students from Branksome Hall and Bishop Strachan School awarded for saving a life

In the beat of a heart, things can change so fast. Two Branksome Hall students and their friend from Bishop Strachan School learned that lesson the hard way after helping to save a soul thanks to their quick and knowledgeable application of first aid and CPR.
June 02, 2014

Local dad creates charity children’s book during cancer treatments

Thornhill’s Fred Levine loved writing and illustrating stories about his family — which includes four children, three of whom are triplets — long before his diagnosis with brain cancer three years ago. Since then, he’s turned his hobby into a passion, and one serving a greater cause.
June 02, 2014

Volunteer nannies lend a hand

Thornhill woman serves as a Nanny Angel to families in need
May 01, 2014

Volunteers guide families through tough times

Forest Hill artist serves as a Nanny Angel to families in need
May 01, 2014

Mother’s helpers shine

North York woman serves as an ‘Angel’ to families in need
May 01, 2014

Power to gamer girls

Village resident Cecily Carver breaking barriers in life and online.
March 03, 2014

Happy campers

Jocelyn Palm has devoted her life to helping women thrive.
March 03, 2014

Teen inspiring change

Richmond Hill student reaching out at home and abroad
March 03, 2014

High-rise heroine

Bayview resident helped neighbours stay warm during the ice storm
March 03, 2014

The heart of the matter

Richmond Hill man dedicated to raising cardiac health awareness.
March 03, 2014

Lacing up opportunity

Forest Hill resident has donated almost 3,500 skates to kids.
February 03, 2014

Teens boost skin smarts

November 29, 2013

Filling belly and heart

November 29, 2013

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 it during the holiday season.
November 29, 2013

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 and cozy in the red and white snowsuit that her mother made from scratch, and she waits on her father’s shoulders for Santa Claus to make his way to town.
October 30, 2013

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.
September 26, 2013