With deep regret and sadness we learned of the death of Madame Jacqueline Desmarais. With her passing, the artistic milieu loses one of its most fervent supporters. Our thoughts are with her family and close friends, to whom we convey our deepest condolences.
Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame member, born in Hawkesbury, Ont., and raised in Calumet, Que., passed Friday morning at age 80, according to a family spokesperson.
Viewers might not have caught his name in the closing credits, but William Whitehead – versatile, brainy, witty, loyal, hugely productive – helped create many of the CBC's most acclaimed documentary programs in a career spanning five decades.
Black spent 3 decades with CBC and hosted the show Basic Black for 19 years
Sonja Bata's thirst for knowledge was both infectious and inspirational. Her drive for design excellence permeated every facet of her life and she encouraged this same quality in those around her.
Bomberry played the beloved character Rosie Deela in the series for it’s entire six season run and in it’s three made for TV movies. North of 60 aired on CBC from 1992-1997.
The actress tweeted Sunday afternoon that she and her family were announcing Christopher’s “unexpected passing” — less than 24 hours after she took to Instagram to ask for help in searching for her brother.
The Calgary native helped build and lead some of Canada's biggest broadcasting entities, notably CHUM Ltd., where he became president and CEO.
Robert Lowrey, founder and owner of Robert Lowrey Piano Experts, Canada’s premier piano sales, restoration and service facility in Toronto, died Dec. 25 at age 72.
Dolores O'Riordan, the defiant voice of Irish rock band the Cranberries who died Monday at 46, found a certain solace in her second home -- a remote town in Ontario.