Lara Willis

Lara Willis Report

Some famous Canadian children’s lit authors want an end to book banning by school boards and libraries. They say censoring what kids can read will turn out a generation of dull writers and publishers. The call came during an event held in conjunction with freedom to read week in Toronto. Lara Willis was there. [ See more » ]

Lara Willis Report

Last week, Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty stated that the Ontario government is considering harmonizing the GST and PST. This means adding 13 per cent tax to things that have been exempt until now, like children’s clothing, books and prescription medication. Lara Willis went to find out how people are coping with rising prices during the current economic uncertainty. [ See more » ]