Sannah Choi

Sannah Choi is a multi-platform journalist with CBC Ottawa. She previously worked at CBC Toronto and The Fifth Estate. Contact her at

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In their 90s, these CrossFit 'superstars' are on the move

From doing burpees on hands and knees to pull-ups on wooden rings, two women in their 90s are proving age is just a number at a CrossFit gym in Kanata.

Clinic treats racialized and vulnerable patients to address poor health outcomes

The pandemic prompted a doctor to open a comprehensive medical clinic in Ottawa hoping to serve racialized and marginalized communities.

Omar Dabaghi-Pacheco honoured to be new host of CBC Ottawa News at 6

Omar Dabaghi-Pacheco is the new host of CBC Ottawa's flagship news show. He joined CBC Ottawa in 2010 and since then he has covered Ottawa's biggest breaking news stories.

Royal fanatic unveils massive memorabilia collection

For decades, Derek Saikali had been collecting various pieces of Royal mementos and storing them in his Kanata basement.

How social work students are breaking barriers to mental health in marginalized communities

U of T’s Talk It Out clinic pairs graduate social work students with therapy clients for free.

Canadian women need more help returning to work after maternity leave, survey suggests

Many mothers don't feel properly supported when they return to the workplace after maternity leave, a new survey suggests. An advocacy group says the figures show employers need programs to help female employees reintegrate after they have children

New Toronto field hospital prepares to accept COVID-19 patients as ICUs overflow

A new field hospital at Sunnybrook Health Science Centre in Toronto will likely be ready to accept patients this week, says the manager in charge of the temporary medical facility located in a parking lot.

How this 10-year-old 'Chef on Saturdays' grew his business during the pandemic

The appetite for Rayyan Husain’s homemade chicken pot pies has grown so much it has ignited a weekend business for the 10-year-old during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This is 'Not Your Ma's Jong': How a couple reimagined a game their grandmas played

Jennifer Guo and Adam Szakacs were inspired by their grandmothers’ love of mahjong to create their own version of the game.

Meet Ajax's very own friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man

In the fifth installment of CBC Toronto's Meet the Neighbours series, we meet the Ajax Spider-Man, who has become a celebrity on local running trails.