GLOBAL ONTARIO'S 'NEWS HOUR' TEAM ON ASSIGNMENT THROUGHOUT ONTARIO
BROADCASTING LIVE FROM A DIFFERENT COMMUNITY EACH EVENING
MONDAY, JUNE 25TH TO FRIDAY, JUNE 29TH
6 PM ET LIVE - ON 'NEWS HOUR'
Anchors Leslie Roberts, Carolyn MacKenzie, Meteorologist Anthony Farnell
and Weather Anchor Susan Hay Set For Week of Special Broadcasts
Details Will Be Available At www.globaltvontario.com
TORONTO, June 20 /CNW/ - The award-winning Global News Ontario team is
set to launch the summer 2007 version of "News from the Neighbourhood",
continuing their popular tradition of LIVE community-based newscasts.
Airing each evening from Monday, June 25 through Friday, June 29, the
special series will originate from a variety of GTA locations including
Pickering, Milton, Maple (Canada's Wonderland), Orillia and Yonge-Dundas
Square in Toronto.
Anchors Leslie Roberts and Carolyn MacKenzie will be joined by
meteorologist Anthony Farnell and weather anchor Susan Hay with live
commentary from Newstalk 1010 CFRB talk show host Bill Carroll.
In addition to covering the day's major events, "News from the
Neighbourhood" is focused on local stories from each neighbourhood as well as
fascinating profiles of community leaders, the local arts scene, and residents
making a difference.
"News from the Neighbourhood" will broadcast live everyday next week at
6 p.m. and the public are invited to check out the newscast at each of the
- Monday, June 25 - Yonge-Dundas Square in downtown Toronto,
- Tuesday, June 26 - Pickering, "Captain's Walk" on Liverpool Road,
- Wednesday, June 27 - Milton, Milton Town Hall, 43 Brown Street,
- Thursday, June 28 - Maple, Canada's Wonderland, 9740 Jane St. in
front of Wonder Mountain
- Friday, June 29 - Orillia, Port of Orillia
For further information:
For further information: Yvonne Chiang, (604) 422-6736,