#Toronto

  • Article: Measles Case Confirmed in Canada Amid US Outbreak
    Health

    Measles Case Confirmed in Canada Amid US Outbreak

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 6, 2019

    The WHO has warned cases could rise due to anti-vaccine movement. Read more

  • Article: Homeless Women Could Soon Get Free Tampons From Drug Stores in Toronto
    Water & Sanitation

    Homeless Women Could Soon Get Free Tampons From Drug Stores in Toronto

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 17, 2018

    In Canada, 1 in 3 women under 25 have struggled to afford menstrual products, according to a report. Read more

  • Article: This Is What It Looks Like When Women Are Given a Voice in Film
    Girls & Women

    This Is What It Looks Like When Women Are Given a Voice in Film

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 17, 2018

    Women can make great films — who knew?! Read more

  • Article: Ontario Minister Asks Trudeau for Help Ahead of Looming Refugee Housing Crisis
    Citizenship

    Ontario Minister Asks Trudeau for Help Ahead of Looming Refugee Housing Crisis

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 9, 2018

    The RCMP intercepted 20,593 asylum seekers in 2017 — in comparison to 2,464 in 2016. Read more

  • Article: Toronto Mayor Says the City's Shelters Can't Handle Surge of Asylum Seekers
    Citizenship

    Toronto Mayor Says the City's Shelters Can't Handle Surge of Asylum Seekers

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 27, 2018

    There were only 459 refugees and asylum seekers staying in shelters in all of 2016. Read more

  • Article: Canadian Immigration Organizations Prepare for Migrant Influx From US
    Citizenship

    Canadian Immigration Organizations Prepare for Migrant Influx From US

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 25, 2018

    Many expect a stream of Central American immigrants to arrive in Canada. Read more

  • Article: New Toronto Grocery Store Lets Its Customers Pay What They Can
    Food & Hunger

    New Toronto Grocery Store Lets Its Customers Pay What They Can

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 18, 2018

    Chef Jagger Gordon is tackling Canada’s food insecurity with a new kind of grocery store. Read more

  • Article: Students Are Walking Out of School to Demand Protection From Sexually Abusive Teachers
    Citizenship

    Students Are Walking Out of School to Demand Protection From Sexually Abusive Teachers

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 10, 2018

    Their petition has gathered more than 17,000 signatures. Read more