Alex Gillespie remembered with music scholarships

For two young music lovers, a scholarship from Set Sail: the Alex Gillespie Music Fund is a welcome contribution toward each of their training for future careers. For Kathryn Wright, it’s a chance to turn the tragedy of Gillespie’s death at age 17 into a legacy of helping other young musicians hoping to find a […]

Teen’s family launches lawsuit

The parents and family of Alex Gillespie, who was struck and killed by a TTC bus on August 20, 2010, are hoping a lawsuit they’re bringing against the TTC and the Toronto Police Service will bring about change in both organizations. Bill Gillespie, Alex’s mother Kathryn Wright, and his siblings Mark, Ian and Kate Gillespie […]