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Emily's House
Emily Yeskoo is surrounded by her family during a breaking ground ceremony for a new children's hospice in her name, Emily's House. Sister Madeleine,...
Jun 24, 2015 | Add Comment | North York Mirror

North York mom Lindsey Yeskoo hailed a ‘Hero in the Home’

Fannie Sunshine

Emily Yeskoo was an athletic, artistic 8-year-old who was full of life when her mom, Lindsey,...

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News | Jun 18, 2015

Lymphedema patient classes at Sunnybrook’s Odette Centre

Lymphedema patient education classes will be held throughout June and July at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre’s Odette...

North York Mirror
News | Jun 17, 2015
Jennifer Lawrence

Confront your fears during the Canadian Cancer Society’s Fearless Challenge

NBA basketball’s Lebron James fears the dentist, Hunger Games’ Jennifer Lawrence hates spiders and Prince Harry is afraid of...

Scarborough Mirror
News | Jun 16, 2015
Diabetes increase

4 ways in which the health of Toronto’s poor is getting worse

Toronto’s poorest people have a harder time staying healthy than the city’s richest people, and the consequences for them...

Scarborough Mirror
News | Jun 13, 2015
Dusk Dances

7 ways to enjoy the summer in Toronto – for free

There are lots of things to do in Toronto and many things are free. Here are 7 ways to have fun without spending a penny....

Beach Mirror
News | Jun 07, 2015

North York Masters golf tourney fundraiser at its best after 25 years

The recent North York Masters Golf Tournament was the best one yet in its 25-year history to support cancer and palliative...

North York Mirror
News | Jun 03, 2015
Toronto Paramedic Services Week

Paramedics parade their profession at science centre

The young students furiously pumped away on the dummies’ chests, simulating cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Others...

North York Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
Jun 03, 2015

7 top blogs for May at

Toronto Wildlife Centre’s Julia Coey’s article about dispelling spring myths was the top blog for May. More than 1,000...

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Jun 02, 2015

Board of Health rejects report on future of Gardiner Expressway

Toronto’s Board of Health has put the brakes on the Chief Medical Officer of Health’s report criticizing Mayor John Tory’s...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment | by David Nickle
May 27, 2015

Vote for the best public bathroom in Canada

Nominations are now open for the sixth annual Cintas Canada’s Best Restroom Contest. Cintas Canada is on the hunt to find...

Scarborough Mirror | 1 Comment
May 27, 2015

Walk for cardiac health this Saturday at the science centre

More than 2,500 people of all ages will enjoy the outdoors while supporting a good cause when the Cardiac Health Foundation...

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May 27, 2015

Baycrest’s new brain health centre aims to support dementia patients

The Canadian Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation (CC-ABHI) at Baycrest Health Sciences was officially launched...

North York Mirror | 1 Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
May 26, 2015

Social Planning Toronto looks at inclusionary zoning

One of the keys to solving Toronto’s affordable housing crisis could come in the form of new legislation, provided the...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
May 20, 2015

Reunion of sisters aided by Baycrest social worker

Marie Charlebois was watching the news when a woman with striking similarities to her own came on the screen. The 2013...

North York Mirror | 1 Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
May 20, 2015

Yard Sale for the Cure

The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s Yard Sale for the Cure is set for Saturday, May 23. Yard Sale for the Cure is a...

Beach Mirror | 1 Comment
May 14, 2015

7 top blogs for April

Pets, health, tech were popular blogs in April. 1. Blogger Jasmine Sufi from Acutoronto’s 2013 blog about getting rid...

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May 13, 2015

Humber River Hospital: on budget and on time

The new Humber River Hospital (HRH) has reached ‘substantial completion’ and is on track to open Oct. 18, the hospital...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine

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