Ontario


Police seize $1 million in illegal Casino bust north of Toronto

A 20,000 square foot mansion, posing as an illegal casino and spa has been busted by York Regional Police. More than $1 million in cash was seized, as well as 11 firearms.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Brampton Police charge head of unlicensed driving school with sexual assault of a minor

A Brampton man has been detained and is accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old female. The incident allegedly occurred inside the car where he was giving her a driving lesson.

James Anthony

Man wanted for series of anti-Semitic incidents in Vaughan

Investigators are asking the public for help in identifying a man who is responsible for a number of vicious Anti-Semitic incidents in the City of Vaughan.

Angelo Isidorou

BREAKING: Ford announces new restrictions on visitors to long-term care facilities

Visits will be limited to "staff, essential visitors, and essential caregivers only," to slow the spread of the virus.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

BREAKING: Ford says province has entered second wave after 41,000 tests see 700 new cases

Ford said that the second wave will be "worse than the first wave" that was experienced during the first half of the year.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Enough fentanyl to 'kill five million people' seized by Halton, Ontario police force in $4 MILLION bust

Halton Police say they seized 10 kilograms of fentanyl, one kilogram of cocaine, MDMA, and six kilograms of an unknown drug they have yet to identify.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel

BREAKING: Climate activists block downtown Toronto streets with 'sit-in' for 'climate justice'

Protestors held a “sit-in” outside the Ministry of the Environment on Bay and Wellesley Street as part of the Global Day of Climate Action to demand climate justice and a “clean and just recovery” from COVID-19 that prioritizes climate solutions.

Beth Baisch

COVID testing in Ontario pharmacies to begin today

This initiative was introduced by the Ford government in order to relieve the province’s testing sites, where it's reported that people are waiting up to 8 hours, to be rejected due to overcapacity.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel

Doug Ford will not be tested for COVID after junior staffer tests positive, citing no close contact

In a tweet, Ford explained that because he was not in close contact with the junior staff member, Ford would be "closely monitor[ing]" his symptoms and "tak[ing] appropriate action as needed."

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Ford government announces that pharmacies will offer COVID-19 tests by end of week

Premier Doug Ford says this initiative will "take a load off" of assessment centres, which are struggling with wait times.

Angelo Isidorou

Ontario COVID cases jump to 478—highest number since early May

Lamentably, cases continue to spike in Ontario on a day to day basis, as the last reporting period shows 478 new cases, up from the previously reported 425.

James Anthony

CHRISTMAS CANCELLED: Toronto axes Christmas market as COVID cases grow

Mayor Tory said that city will be working on giving guidelines on how to properly and safely celebrate Thanksgiving and Halloween as well.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

14-year-old Ontario girl dies after horse gets stuck in marshy bog near Hamilton

According to the Hamilton Police report, the girl dismounted her horse while waiting for help, eventually becoming submerged in the marsh. (Photo: Stock photo, Needapix)

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

BREAKING: Doug Ford asking Trudeau Liberals for health care funding as COVID numbers spike

425 new cases of coronavirus were reported throughout the province of Ontario yesterday.

James Anthony

Western University cancels all non-academic activities after 'superspreader' parties

"To those who are part of the problem, I cannot put it any more plainly. If this continues, you are going to kill someone," London mayor Ed Holder said Thursday.

Angelo Isidorou