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Following Up articles share stories about local people previously featured in the news.

This section is made possible by our Community Leaders Program.


Answering the call to The Bench

Answering the call to The Bench

In this Following Up feature we make a return visit to The Bench with poet, publisher and poverty activist Ed Pickersgill
Special Olympian Taylor Redmond is showing no signs of slowing down

Special Olympian Taylor Redmond is showing no signs of slowing down

In this Following Up feature we talk sports with radio host, motivational speaker and Special Olympics’ medalist “Boss” Taylor Redmond
Striking a winning work/life/dream balance

Striking a winning work/life/dream balance

In this Following Up feature we set up a few frames with champion bowler and newlywed Graham Fach
Guelph food tourism guide is taking a Taste Detour to Elora

Guelph food tourism guide is taking a Taste Detour to Elora

In this Following Up feature we grab a second helping with Lynn Broughton from Taste Detours Guelph and Elora
A visit to the birthplace of the Olympic Games helps put things in perspective

A visit to the birthplace of the Olympic Games helps put things in perspective

In this Following Up feature we visit the dojo at Guelph Family Martial Arts and catch up with sensei Nathan Skoufis
Syrian cook’s recipes and life story are made with a little of this and a little of that

Syrian cook’s recipes and life story are made with a little of this and a little of that

In this Following Up feature we visit Kaza Meza Restaurant and co-owner Mohamed Malek whose life was forever changed by the war in his home country of Syria.
Talking thoughtfully about suicide can be the best way to prevent it

Talking thoughtfully about suicide can be the best way to prevent it

In this Following Up feature we reconnect with Shawna Percy from the Life Voice Workshop and Wellness Centre on Woolwich Street
Conspiracies, mystery, murder and literacy continue to inspire teen author

Conspiracies, mystery, murder and literacy continue to inspire teen author

This Following Up feature picks up the plot three years later with teenage murder-mystery author Zachary Collins
Artist and teacher has become a pupil and painter of nature

Artist and teacher has become a pupil and painter of nature

This week we are Following Up with artist and activist Sharyn Seibert who is preparing a TED Talk called Art Activism and How I Found My Muse
Danielle Todd is playing by ear and from the heart

Danielle Todd is playing by ear and from the heart

Todd’s fan club the Hot Toddies were instrumental in getting her song listened to and played on radio stations across Canada as well as Australia.