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Workplaces are the new hotspot for COVID-19 outbreaks in Ontario

Workplaces are the new hotspot for COVID-19 outbreaks in Ontario

Whether it’s factories, food processing plants or construction sites, the latest numbers show heavily populated, essential workplaces are hotspots for COVID-19 in Ontario. Driven largely by such industrial jobs, workplaces have surged to become the most common setting for outbreaks in Ontario and have even surpassed care settings — …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Dec. 4

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Dec. 4

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Friday: Toronto Public Health updates school screening tool for COVID-19 Toronto Public Health has made some changes in their COVID-19 screening tool for schools, which now includes any student with one symptom must stay home, …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Dec. 3

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Dec. 3

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Thursday: 3 teachers walk off job after 26 COVID-19 cases are confirmed at Toronto school The Toronto District School Board says three teachers from Thorncliffe Park PS have begun the work refusal process on Thursday …

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Toronto brewery overcomes coronavirus pandemic obstacles to launch business – Toronto

Toronto brewery overcomes coronavirus pandemic obstacles to launch business - Toronto

At 11 a.m. on opening day, mask-wearing customers are already rolling into Red Tape Brewery in Toronto’s Upper Beaches neighbourhood. It’s been a long time coming for married business partners, Sarabeth and Sean Holden, who had planned on opening during the first half of 2020. But with construction delays, …

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Experts tell City of Toronto to change messaging to influence COVID-19 rule-breakers – Toronto

Toronto Public Health’s advertising campaigns have been largely focused around information, which experts say only work for those acting rationally.

After breaking its record for COVID-19 case counts on two consecutive days this week, some are calling on Toronto to change up its messaging in order to reach those who have tuned out of the daily warnings. Both Mayor John Tory and medical officer of health Dr. Eileen de …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Dec. 2

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Dec. 2

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Wednesday: Retailers ask Ontario government to lift COVID-19 restrictions in Toronto, Peel Region A coalition of about 50 retailers is calling on the Ontario government to lift COVID-19 restrictions for non-essential stores it claims is …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Dec. 1

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Dec. 1

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Tuesday: Pandemic changes policies on ‘snow days’ for some Greater Toronto Area school boards As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the shift to virtual class, some GTA school boards are using the new tool …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 27

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 27

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Friday: Toronto reopens CurbTO to help small businesses in lockdown The City of Toronto said it is launching CurbTO registration for small businesses which allows for temporary pick-up zones. As Toronto remains under the Grey …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 26

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Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Thursday: Owner in custody after locks changed at Etobicoke restaurant that defied COVID-19 restrictions The owner of an Etobicoke restaurant who reopened indoor dining earlier this week despite coronavirus restrictions was seen being taken away …

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Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 25

Coronavirus: Latest developments in the Greater Toronto Area on Nov. 25

Here are the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic in the Greater Toronto Area for Wednesday: Toronto palliative patients on homeless spectrum confront new challenges due to COVID-19 Jimmy Evans spent several years living on the street experiencing homelessness, but it was only after he got affordable housing in 2017 …

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