COVID-19 Toronto

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Oct. 18

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Oct. 18

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Sunday: Status of COVID-19 cases in Toronto, Peel, Durham and York Regions Public health units in Toronto, Ottawa, Peel Region and York Region reported higher increases in cases compared to other regions in the province. …

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Coronavirus: Some Ontario restaurants banning out-of-town customers from indoor dining

Coronavirus: Some Ontario restaurants banning out-of-town customers from indoor dining

Some southern Ontario restaurants are making the tough financial choice to bar out-of-town customers from indoor dining as COVID-19 cases surge in nearby hot spots. Ramshackle Industries, which owns four restaurants and bars in Stratford, Ont., first introduced the policy when restaurants reopened in June, slowly dialing it back …

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Ontario government reports 658 new coronavirus cases, 5 new deaths; 64,371 total cases

Ontario government reports 658 new coronavirus cases, 5 new deaths; 64,371 total cases

The Ontario government is reporting in its daily update that almost 660 new people have tested positive for coronavirus. As of Sunday morning, the government said 64,371 have contracted COVID-19 to date. It was also reported that five people died since Saturday morning, bringing the total number of people …

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Coronavirus: Confusion grows over access to sports facilities in Ontario areas under modified stage 2

Coronavirus: Confusion grows over access to sports facilities in Ontario areas under modified stage 2

Brandon Leaman has one goal that keeps him motivated: competing for Canada in kickboxing at the Pan American Games next year. “Us Canadians, we need to stay on top of our game,” Leaman told Global News. But COVID-19 has made it difficult for him to train the way he …

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Ontario government reports 805 new coronavirus cases, 10 new deaths; 63,713 total cases

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The Ontario government is reporting in its daily update that more than 800 new people have tested positive for coronavirus. As of Saturday morning, the government said 63,713 have contracted COVID-19 to date. It was also reported that 10 people died since Friday morning, bringing the total number of …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Oct. 13

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Oct. 13

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Tuesday: Toronto’s Porter Airlines extends flight suspension to Dec. 15 Toronto’s Porter Airlines says it is once again extending its flight suspension due to the coronavirus pandemic to Dec. 15. The airline previously had a target …

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Toronto gym owners feel the burn of the second pandemic shut down

Toronto gym owners feel the burn of the second pandemic shut down

Gym owners are dealing with the realities of another shut down. As of 12:01 a.m. Saturday, all indoor fitness centres in Toronto, Peel Region and Ottawa are closed for the next 28 days. Andrew Liew, owner of Afterburn Fitness in Toronto, says it’ll be tough to go through a …

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Coronavirus: What you can and can’t do in Toronto, Peel and Ottawa under Ontario’s modified stage 2

Coronavirus: What you can and can’t do in Toronto, Peel and Ottawa under Ontario’s modified stage 2

The Ontario government has announced several temporary measures under a modified stage 2 reopening plan for Toronto, Peel Region and Ottawa in an effort to slow the number of people testing positive for coronavirus. A 28-day order was issued by the Ontario government in response to “higher than average …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Oct. 7

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Oct. 7

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Wednesday: TDSB moves hundreds of elementary teachers to online classes Canada’s largest school district is moving hundreds of elementary school teachers from in-person to online classes. The Toronto District School Board says the changes, which …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Oct. 6

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Oct. 6

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Tuesday: Toronto school reopens after being temporarily closed due to COVID-19 outbreak An elementary school in Scarborough that was temporarily closed for one week after a coronavirus outbreak has reopened to students and staff. Mason …

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