Julia Knope is a web writer, radio reporter and assignment producer for CBC News. Have a news tip? Contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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This blind DJ taught himself to produce music. Now he's helping other youths do the same.
A hip-hop studio in Markham, Ont., recently launched a program that will teach visually impaired adolescents how to produce music — and how to do it blind.
Toronto residents to have a say in how cemetery is run
A team of citizens has successfully challenged the way the city's largest group of cemeteries is run — a decision that could see members of the public put in control of the Mount Pleasant Group of Cemeteries.
Condoms, pads, tampon applicators found at the Harbourfront following Tuesday's storm
Tuesdays heavy rainfall, which totalled about 70mm within a 24-hour span, caused a large sewage spill into Toronto’s Inner Harbour - found among the garbage were excessive amounts of condoms, pads and tampon applicators.
23-storey mural transforms downtown student residence
A 23-storey mural, set to be completed July 19, has transformed the side of a student residence at Jarvis and Carlton streets.