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Ontario’s Spring Forecast Just Came Out & It’s Not Cute

Ontarians may have to be a little more patient with the bad weather because it looks like spring may not be as nice as we’d hope. The Ontario spring forecast for 2020is predicting abnormally wet conditions and more rain than usual in southern Ontario. In northern parts of the province, conditions …

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Ottawa’s Biggest Winter Storm Of The Year Is Coming & It Will Be Seriously Snowy

While spring is now only a few short weeks away, it seems Canada’s weather is still well and truly in winter-mode. After a weekend of pleasant temperatures, Environment Canada has issued an Ottawa winter storm warning, and this could be the worst one yet. Locals can expect up to 40 cm of …

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A new case of coronavirus has been confirmed in Toronto

Just when it was starting to look like Ontario was over the worst of 2019’s novel coronavirus outbreak, a new “presumptive positive case” of has been confirmed in Toronto. A woman in her 60s is Ontario’s fifth inhabitant to fall ill as a result of contracting the COVID-19virus, according to the province’s Chief Medical …

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Major winter storm expected as Toronto braces for up to 25 cm of snow

If you haven’t been outside yet, put on the snow gear, as the city is expecting up to 25 cm by Thursday morning. Environment Canada issued a snowfall warning on Tuesday that remains in effect. “Snow is expected to continue today and will become heavy this afternoon. Heavy snow will …

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Air Canada cancels China flights until April amid coronavirus outbreak

After announcing last month it was temporarily suspending all direct flights to Beijing and Shanghai until February 29 amidst growing concern surrounding coronavirus, Air Canada said on Tuesday it has extended that timeline until April 10 – a move it said is reflective of “reduced market demand.” The suspension follows the Government of …

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Canadian health officials prepare for pandemic potential of Coronavirus

As novel coronavirus outbreaks continue to spread and swell out of China’s Hubei province and across the globe, health officials have provided the public with an update on what to expect next in Canada. Canadian Chief Public Health Officer Theresa Tam stated at a press conference yesterday that COVID-19 has the very real potential of becoming a …

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Ontario Set To Increase Rent In 2020 By 30.2%, The Highest Increase The Province Has Seen In Over Ten Years

It comes as no surprise that renting in Ontario is expensive, especially if you live in one of the bigger cities, like Toronto. Yet, as of next year rent in Ontario is about to rise even higher as the provincial government has just announced that Ontario rent will be increased by 30.2%. This …

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A New Nordik Spa Just Outside Of Calgary Will Be The Largest Spa In Canada

More is better! The Quebec based Groupe Nordik is building its fourth wellness spa right here in Alberta, more specifically in the community of Harmony, just outside of Calgary. Harmony, guys. Name a better place for a freaking spa, we’ll wait. The new spa is expected to take two years to …

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Canadians Are Being Told To Stock Up On Food As The Coronavirus Could Become A Pandemic

As COVID-19 continues to make people ill and spread to other countries, officials have issued a warning about a possible coronavirus pandemic in Canada. People are being told to stock up on essential items including non-perishable food and prescription medications. Eleven cases have already been confirmed in the country. Chief Public …

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Canadians won’t be able to retire until they’re 75

Canadians won’t be able to retire until they’re 75, according to a new study by Mercer Canada. The Mercer Retirement Readiness Barometer predicts that Canadians aged 28 with an average income of 45,000 per year won’t be able to achieve the traditional retirement age of 65. Instead, Canadians will be retiring at …

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