Ontario reports 959 new coronavirus cases, 8 more dead

Ontario reported more than 900 new COVID-19 infections and eight more virus-related deaths on Thursday as the province will expand booster shot eligibility for more Ontarios today. Provincial health officials registered 959 new cases, up from 780 on Wednesday and from 748 a week ago. Earlier this week, 964 new cases were reported on Sunday, … Read more

Ontario reports 959 new coronavirus cases, 8 more dead

Ontario reported more than 900 new COVID-19 infections and eight more virus-related deaths on Thursday as the province will expand booster shot eligibility for more Ontarios today. Provincial health officials registered 959 new cases, up from 780 on Wednesday and from 748 a week ago. Earlier this week, 964 new cases were reported on Sunday, … Read more

Ontario reports 959 new COVID-19 cases, seven more deaths

TORONTO — Ontario health officials report 959 new cases of COVID-19 and seven more deaths from the disease. In the past week, officials reported 788 new cases on Monday, 687 new cases on Tuesday and 780 new cases on Wednesday. The province last reported more than 900 new infections in one day on Sunday. Ontario’s … Read more

New Online Resources Launched to Help Ontario Schools Fight Islamophobia

Ontario students and educators now have access to a range of online resources aimed at combating Islamophobia in schools. The Muslim Association of Canada, a national nonprofit, launched a website Thursday with three courses, four workshops and six hours of educational videos to address the anti-Muslim prejudices of teachers and students. Memona Hossain, a member … Read more

Ontario announces expanded coronavirus booster dose eligibility today

Ontario will announce its plan to expand eligibility for COVID-19 booster shots on Thursday afternoon. Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Kieran Moore will provide an update on third doses for a wider range of Ontarios at 2pm CP24.com will stream the announcement live. Last month, the province updated its rollout plan for administering booster … Read more

House prices in Ottawa set to rise five percent by 2022, Remax estimates

The Ottawa housing market is expected to remain a seller’s market into the new year as supply levels remain a concern for the real estate market. Remax’s housing market outlook estimates that Ottawa home prices will rise five percent to $679,915 by 2022. “Inventory levels have remained below two months since February 2019, leading to … Read more

Montreal Police, SQ raids Saint-Henri for illegal weapons, drugs

MONTREAL — Montreal Police and Quebec Provincial Police teamed up Wednesday night on a series of raids targeting illegal weapons and drugs in the Saint-Henri neighborhood. The Sûreté du Québec (SQ) said in a press release that the police operation stems from an investigation into drug trafficking and illegal firearms in Montreal that began in … Read more

Ottawa’s Kind Space needs a helping hand

Ottawa’s Kind Space is a place for the 2SLGBTQ+ community to connect and feel safe – a space created to celebrate and support who you are. Founded in 1984 as Pink Triangle Services, it became “Kind” in 2015 and now targets segments of the community that are underrepresented or supported. Executive director Carling Miller says … Read more

The weather in Ottawa: mix of rain and snow on Thursday

Thursday there will be variable winter weather in the capital. Environment Canada’s weather forecast predicts spells of light snow or drizzle this morning – there is also a chance of freezing rain early in the day. This afternoon there is a 60 percent chance of rain and temperatures will rise to 6 C. That rain … Read more

Toronto FC begins roster renewal, refusing options on Gonzalez, Zavaleta

Neil Davidson, The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, December 1, 2021 3:25 PM EST Toronto FC, under new boss Bob Bradley, began a roster refresh on Wednesday by turning down contract options for five players, including veteran defenders Omar Gonzalez and Eriq Zavaleta. An uproar in defense was not unexpected as Toronto conceded a franchise-worst 66 … Read more