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Toronto might finally get the green light to move into Stage 2 of reopening

Toronto might be in for some good news today as the province is set to announce whether it can move into Stage 2 of reopening. Premier Doug Ford is expected to outline whether several regions in the Golden Horseshoe, including Toronto, will be able to enter Stage 2 as part of the government’s regional approach to reopening. …

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Vaughan is named after a racist slaveowner and people are calling for a name change

As people across the country continue to demand that statues and city names honouring racist historical figures be changed and removed, many have been shocked to find out that the City of Vaughan is actually named after a notorious slave owner.  Benjamin Vaughan was born to British parents in Jamaica and eventually became a political …

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Cineplex is starting to open movie theatres in Canada this month

Following recent reports that Cineplex won’t actually be sold to U.K. theatre giant Cineworld as originally planned before the health crisis hit, the Canadian entertainment company has revealed its new plan for moving forward. Though it originally said that Cineworld had “no legal basis” to back out of the $2.8-billion acquisition, Cineplex has now confirmed the unexpected …

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You can now officially hug your family in Ontario and people are sharing the special moment

The provincial government announced last week that Ontarians can now form social circles of up to 10 people, meaning many can finally reunite when their loved ones from closer than two metres away.  “Ontarians should think of their circles as the people they can touch, hug and come into close contact as …

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Ontario Is In For A Sweaty Week With Temperatures Reaching Nearly 40 C

You might want to stock up on some sunscreen this week. Ontario’s weather forecast is calling for temperatures floating around 40 C across the southern part of the province. So if you can’t stand getting sweaty, you might want to stay inside with your beloved AC. According to The Weather Network, the incoming …

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Calgary was just caught in a huge hail storm

Calgary got pelted with hail this weekend, making the start to the province’s summer even more unpleasant than it had already been. Baseball-sized hail shredded the siding on houses and smashed through car windows. Ah 2020, you're a real bitch aren't yah. This hail storm happened in my province, and …

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Parts Of Ontario Are Under A Frost Advisory Right Now & Temps Could Fall To Freezing

It’s going to be a chilly end to the week, according to Ontario’s weather forecast.Environment Canada has issued a frost warning for eastern parts of the province and the Ottawa Valley, as temperatures are expected to drop to almost freezing. While it’s definitely not ideal conditions for mid-June, the cold isn’t …

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Parts Of Calgary Are Underwater After Floods & Giant Hailstones Hit This Weekend (PHOTOS)

It looked like the apocalypse came early to parts of Alberta. Areas of one city have sunken underwater after sudden hailstorms and flash floods hit Calgary, waterlogging cars. Meanwhile, in other parts of the province, funnel clouds formed, lightning struck, and even a tornado touched down. On Saturday, June 13, parts …

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You Can Now Be Fined Up To $3,000 If Caught Without A Mask In Canada

Or spend up to 30 days in jail. As Canada begins to reopen some businesses , a new directive has also been announced. Residents of Canada are required to wear a face mask or face covering in all public places during the COVID-19 health emergency. The decision goes into effect on …

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You Can Be Fined $3,000 For Eating While Driving In Toronto Starting Today

Canada is cracking down on its distracted driving problem with the rollout of stricter laws that impose harsher penalties and heftier fines on guilty offenders. Such measures are more than necessary now, as distracted driving has claimed more lives than impaired driving in Toronto. But distracted driving is more than just using …

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