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Coronavirus: Toronto Hudson’s Bay store open on day 1 of lockdown to suspend in-person shopping – Toronto

Coronavirus: Toronto Hudson’s Bay store open on day 1 of lockdown to suspend in-person shopping - Toronto

A Hudson’s Bay location on Queen Street in Toronto that remained open on the first day of the second coronavirus lockdown in the city will now be closed for in-person shopping. Questions were raised on Monday after shoppers were allowed inside. The provincial lockdown in Toronto and Peel Region …

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After spending to navigate coronavirus, Toronto-area businesses face uncertain future with lockdown – Toronto

After spending to navigate coronavirus, Toronto-area businesses face uncertain future with lockdown - Toronto

As business owners and employees in Toronto and Peel Region brace for a 28-day lockdown beginning on Monday amid a surge in COVID-19 cases, some say planning uncertainty and thousands spent to adapt to the pandemic mean an uncertain future. “We’ve put so much effort into all this, and …

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Coronavirus: Indigo, Penguin Random House want bookstores deemed essential in Ontario – Toronto

Coronavirus: Indigo, Penguin Random House want bookstores deemed essential in Ontario - Toronto

TORONTO — Two of the Canadian literary industry’s biggest brands are calling on the Ontario government to designate bookstores as essential services — even as COVID-19 cases continue to surge. Retailer Indigo Books & Music Inc. and publisher Penguin Random House Canada both say bookstores should be allowed to …

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Coronavirus: Here’s what you can, can’t do in Toronto and Peel Region during lockdown stage – Toronto

Coronavirus: Here’s what you can, can’t do in Toronto and Peel Region during lockdown stage - Toronto

The Ontario government has announced Toronto and Peel Region will be entering the province’s grey lockdown phase of coronavirus-related restrictions as of Nov. 23 at 12:01 a.m. The provincial government’s restrictions are set to be in place for a minimum of 28 days. Read more: Ontario puts Toronto, Peel …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 20

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 20

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Friday: City of Toronto adds more public park washrooms for the winter season The City of Toronto says it has more than doubled the number of winter park washrooms due to the COVID-19 pandemic and …

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Coronavirus: Schools in Ontario’s big cities stay the course while New York City closes buildings

Coronavirus: Schools in Ontario’s big cities stay the course while New York City closes buildings

With New York City hitting the three-per-cent threshold in its seven-day COVID-19 test positivity rate, state and city officials made good on promised measures to move all students still participating in in-class learning to remote schooling as buildings across the city are closed. “It’s a tough day, it was …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 19

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 19

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Thursday: Employee from east-end Toronto McDonald’s tests positive for coronavirus McDonald’s Canada says an employee from their 1045 Pape Ave. location in Toronto tested positive for the virus on Wednesday. The McDonald’s was closed for …

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

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

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Wednesday: Child and youth worker from Toronto school dies from COVID-19 A child and youth worker with the Toronto Catholic District School Board has died after contracting coronavirus, sources confirm to Global News. The sources …

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Coronavirus: Two-thirds of children at SickKids hospital have missed surgery target ‘window’ – Toronto

Coronavirus: Two-thirds of children at SickKids hospital have missed surgery target ‘window’ - Toronto

SickKids hospital is experiencing a major backlog in pediatric surgeries with approximately two-thirds of its patients on its waiting list missing the target “window” for their operations, an increase of 40 per cent in the last 18 months at Canada’s largest pediatric hospital. Associate chief of surgery, Dr. Simon …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 17

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 17

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Tuesday: Status of cases in the GTA Ontario reported a total of 1,249 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday. Of those: 569 in Toronto 256 in Peel Region 94 in York Region 69 in Durham Region …

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