Michelle Cheung

Reporter, CBC Toronto

Michelle Cheung has been around the block a few times having worked as a journalist in Canada and internationally for more than 25 years. She has embraced telling digital, radio and TV stories that affect people in Toronto, the city where she grew up. Michelle's favourite way to explore the city is on her bike. You can reach her at michelle.cheung@cbc.ca

Latest from Michelle Cheung

Canada Post 'inventing rules' to bring in community mailboxes, says Milton man

Canada Post is making up rules to cancel door-to-door delivery in some neighbourhoods despite an announcement that it was suspending conversion to super mailboxes after the last federal election, said a Milton man.

'Not the resolution I wanted': Parent says no consequences for Whitby teacher accused of racial slur

An investigation into the allegation that a high school teacher in Whitby, Ont., referred to a group of black students using a racial slur has ended with no punishment for the teacher, according to parents who attended a meeting with the Durham District School Board.

The fast lane to affordable housing for one Toronto resident is in a laneway

City council will consider a report this week on the potential for transforming some of the city's laneways into a resource for new housing.

Owner of website that names and shames debtors told to shut down

The Ministry of Government and Consumer Services has ordered the owner of a website that publishes public information about people who've been successfully sued but won't pay up to "cease and desist."

Consumer Protection Act charges against Ontario Energy Group dropped

A year after Ontario Energy Group was slapped with 142 counts of violating the Consumer Protection Act, they've all been withdrawn.

Jurors from traumatic trials call for national counselling program

Jurors from about a dozen of the country's most horrific trials have added their voices to the call for a national program of support for people who are traumatized after serving on a jury.

Province's oversight change will make it harder to police syndicated mortgages, expert says

Transferring oversight of syndicated mortgages to the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) from the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO) won't necessarily improve protections for investors. says the province's former registrar under the Mortgage Brokers' Act

Ontario regulator lacks expertise to regulate syndicated mortgages, says former registrar

The Financial Services Commission of Ontario lacks the expertise and knowledge needed to regulate syndicated mortgages, according to the province's former registrar under the Mortgage Brokers Act.

Toronto lawyer says $1B of Ontario investors' money lost in syndicated mortgages

More than $1 billion of investors' money has likely been lost in syndicated mortgage investments in Ontario, according to a Toronto real estate lawyer.

120 investors likely lost $9M in syndicated mortgages tied to convicted fraudster

More than 120 people from the Greater Toronto Area's Chinese community have likely lost nearly $9 million in syndicated mortgage investments solicited by someone they trusted and who then loaned the money to a convicted fraudster, a CBC News investigation has found.

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