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Canada Post workers isolating after coronavirus outbreak at Mississauga facility – Toronto

Canada Post workers isolating after coronavirus outbreak at Mississauga facility - Toronto

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Canada Post employees and contractors who typically work the afternoon shift are self-isolating after a COVID-19 outbreak at a key mail facility in Mississauga. The postal service says in a statement that Peel Public Health recommended the precautionary measure as the most effective way to control …

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Coronavirus: 121 employees test positive at Mississauga Canada Post facility – Toronto

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Over 100 employees have tested positive for the coronavirus at a Canada Post facility in Mississauga. Canada Post said 121 employees have tested positive at their Dixie Road facility since Jan. 1. The postal service said Peel Public Health has also advised that a shift of employees who work …

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Coronavirus: Music, community service help Mississauga man with autism cope during pandemic – Toronto

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Music can be a powerful tool for self-expression. For 28-year-old Ron Adea, living with autism spectrum disorder, it’s been a lifeline. “I like music… Music is my way of expressing myself,” he said. Ron is used to performing for large audiences. He taught himself how to play the piano …

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Mississauga family mourns loss of father because of COVID-19 – Toronto

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COVID-19 has been a never-ending source of hardship and pain for families affected by the virus. It has been especially tough for those separated from their loved ones as their health declines while in hospital. Daniel Dako knows that reality all too well. On Dec. 11, his 73-year-old father …

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Mississauga fire services deal with coronavirus outbreak in 4 stations – Toronto

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MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — The City of Mississauga has confirmed a COVID-19 outbreak among Fire and Emergency Services staff. The city says 11 firefighters and staff have tested positive for COVID-19. An additional 36 staff have been told to self-isolate and the city says the outbreak has impacted four fire …

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Over 30 tickets issued at private gatherings in Mississauga over the weekend – Toronto

Over 30 tickets issued at private gatherings in Mississauga over the weekend - Toronto

Over 30 tickets were handed out at private gatherings in Mississauga over the weekend, city officials say. In a news release issued Monday, officials said a total of 37 tickets were issued, 33 of which were given to people at private gatherings at four separate locations. Four tickets were …

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29 charged after around 60 people attend Mississauga house party: police – Toronto

29 charged after around 60 people attend Mississauga house party: police - Toronto

Peel Regional Police say 29 people have been charged after officers broke up a house party attended by around 60 people in Mississauga early Sunday. A police spokesperson said they were called to a home in the area of Ninth Line and Deepwood Heights at 12:15 a.m. for reports …

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Burlington hospital managing COVID-19 outbreak at Mississauga long-term care home

Burlington hospital managing COVID-19 outbreak at Mississauga long-term care home

Burlington’s Joseph Brant Hospital (JBH) has temporarily taken over management of a Mississauga long-term care (LTC) home in the midst of a COVID-19 outbreak that has claimed 18 lives. Ontario’s Ministry of Long-Term Care issued a mandatory management order on Wednesday for Tyndall Seniors Village on Eglinton East Avenue …

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Here’s how Toronto, Peel Region will enforce new ‘red-level’ social gathering rules – Toronto

Here’s how Toronto, Peel Region will enforce new ‘red-level’ social gathering rules - Toronto

Health officials in Toronto and Peel Region said bylaw officers will only enforce social gathering size limits amid the COVID-19 pandemic under Ontario’s new red category restrictions. However, officials said bylaw officers from both regions will not be issuing tickets if groups from different households are caught congregating because …

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Half of Peel District School Board elementary students opted for online learning – Toronto

Half of Peel District School Board elementary students opted for online learning - Toronto

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 1, 2020 6:20 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Nearly half of students at public elementary schools in a COVID-19 hot spot west of Toronto are learning …

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