Ontario


Ford tells residents of Ontario to celebrate Canada Day responsibly, respect others in a 'Canadian way'

Ontario Premier Doug Ford has asked residents of the province to celebrate July 1 in a responsible manner and to continue to adhere to public health advice.

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Toronto nightclub charged for having indoor party of 150 people

A nightclub in Toronto located on King West has been charged for throwing an indoor party that had as many as 150 people which violates the emergency orders.

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Ontario Sir John A. Macdonald statue defaced for a SECOND TIME in one week

The statue of Macdonald had its hands painted in red paint, which is presumably an allusion to the fact that some Canadians argue that the country's first prime minister had blood on his hands.

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Eastern Ontario region to require face masks for all indoor spaces

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit's medical officer said that face masks will be mandatory in all indoor public spaces in the coming week.

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Mayor of Amaranth, Ontario refuses to fly LGBT flag, petition launched for his resignation

The mayor of Amaranth, Ontario, has refused to fly a pride flag which has led to a petition being launched to have him resign, according to Metro Weekly.

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BUSTED: Toronto mayor posts old photo of city to hide protestors' vandalism

Toronto Mayor John Tory has found himself in hot water after he posted a picture of a landmark that has since been vandalized by protestors.

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Ford launches task force to regulate Ontario's corrupt tow truck industry

Ontario's towing industry will be reformed and newly regulated after two major police probes uncovered corruption and criminal activity.

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New coronavirus infections up slightly in Ontario following decline

As of Monday, Ontario's total COVID-19 cases is at 34,911 with 257 new cases recorded on Monday. Of the new cases, 177 were recorded in Windsor-Essex.

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Disgraced Toronto doctor charged with 15 new cases of sexual assault

Toronto neurologist Dr. Allan Gordon has been accused of sexual assault by 15 new patients, on top of being previously accused of five other incidents.

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Toronto mayor will meet with GTA mayors to discuss future of face masks

Toronto Mayor John Tory plans to virtually meet with the other mayors of the GTA to discuss encouraging the use of face masks in most public settings.

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Toronto speed cameras will start automatic ticketing

Over 50 speed cameras have been installed and on roads in Toronto to prevent drivers from speeding near schools. Tickets will be automatically issued.

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Ontario sees lowest number of new coronavirus cases in over three months

Today, 111 new cases of coronavirus were reported by Ontario health officials, which is the lowest recorded number since March 25.

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Driver charged in Brampton crash that killed mother and three young daughters

The driver of an accident that that caused a multi-vehicle crash that led to the death of a 37-year-old mother and her three daughters has been charged.

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BREAKING: Ford announces reopening plan for Windsor-Essex

Windsor will begin Stage 2 of the reopening on June 25 along with surrounding municipalities and towns with the exception of Kingsville and Leamington.

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Ontario will fully fund nursing homes regardless of lower occupancies

Long-term care facilities are receiving full funding from the province for the remainder of 2020 despite mandated reduced occupancy rates.

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