Amanda is the online news producer for Global News in Montreal, curating the news and covering local and provincial stories for GlobalNews.ca since 2011.
She began her career in journalism at The Guardian and Observer in London, England, working on the then just-started Guardian Unlimited website while studying History of Art at Cambridge University.
Passionate about culture, digital media and politics, she’s enjoying the heady news cocktail that Montreal mixes.
On Sunday, between 90 and 100 patients from the Montreal Children’s Hospital will be transferred to the new Glen site — follow updates on our live blog here. Continue reading →
A photo shared on Twitter had Quebecers south of the Saguenay thanking the weather gods on Friday. Continue reading →
A recent dog attack in Rigaud, Que. is raising questions again about whether some pit bull-type breeds should be banned. Let us know what you think. Continue reading →
What do you think about skateboards on bike paths? Continue reading →
Here are five things you may not have known about the German-American fashion photographer, Horst P. Horst. Continue reading →
A new Leger Marketing poll has revealed a surge in popularity for the Parti Québécois with its new leader, Pierre Karl Péladeau. Continue reading →
Châteauguay police have confirmed the body discovered in a vehicle in the Châteauguay River is that of 79-year-old Ernest Rochon. Continue reading →
Montreal police are investigating after two employees were injured during an armed robbery at the Restaurant le Bordelais in Ahuntsic-Cartierville on Thursday night. Continue reading →
At least two people have died after an ultra-light plane crashed in St-Lazare, an off-island suburb west of Montreal. Continue reading →
Two Montreal Uber offices were raided by 20 Revenu Quebec tax investigators on Thursday morning. Continue reading →
Montreal’s Ecomuseum sadly has confirmed that one of the two baby caribou born in May has died. Continue reading →
A 12-year-old Quebec teen’s rendition of Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin'” may bring a tear to the eye of even the gruffest Habs fan. Continue reading →
Montreal police are investigating a suspicious package sent to Mayor Denis Coderre at City Hall on Tuesday morning. Continue reading →
“We are being tortured by this noise”: McGill University Health Centre and SNC-Lavalin are being sued by a group of residents frustrated with noise emanating from the MUHC superhospital. Continue reading →
Joe Beef co-owner David McMillan has apologized after a tweet about Omar Khadr and Prime Minister Stephen Harper caused a tempest in a Twitter teapot. Continue reading →