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The gathering limit in Toronto is being lowered

Gathering limits in some regions of Ontario, including Toronto, are being further restricted as the number of new cases of COVID-19 continues to rise in the province’s urban centres. Premier Doug Ford is expected to make it official at his media briefing later today, stating Wednesday that some “severe fines” …

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59 people in Brampton face $100k fines for breaking COVID rules

59 people in Brampton are facing fines of up to $100,000 for breaking COVID-19 rules.  So far, the city has issued 744 tickets since the beginning of the pandemic, and now, 59 of those will see their final punishment decided by the courts which could result in some hefty fines. Large residential gatherings accounted …

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KFC Just Fired Another Shot In The Chicken War & Their New Sandwich Is Only $2 Right Now

They air dropped coupons to Popeyes customers! šŸ‘€ The great Canadian chicken war continues. In what seems to be another shot at Popeyes’ launch of their iconic sandwich in Canada, KFC’s Famous Chicken Sandwich is only $2 across the country right now.  According to theĀ restaurant’s website, this is a limited time offer; …

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Canada’s Active COVID-19 Numbers Look Like The Start Of The Pandemic All Over Again

Numbers keep going up! Are you having flashbacks to spring? Canada’s active COVID-19 cases are looking a lot like the numbers the country saw at the start of the pandemic in March and April.  As of 7 pm ET on September 16,Ā Canada had 8105 active casesĀ of the disease. Over half of those …

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An Ontario City Just Jacked Up Its Party Fines Because People Aren’t Complying

The maximum fine is $100,000. šŸ˜¬ An Ontario city has just taken its fight against large gatherings a step further. Kingston’s party fines for hosts have just been increased significantly. City councilĀ citesĀ the “failure of many individuals” to comply with the rules over the past two weeks, driving them to raise the …

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Someone made a map of Canada in the style of Super Mario

This Super Mario style map of Canada is making waves on social media. Using classic Super Mario icons and figures, the map is a pixel version of CanadaĀ that even includes snow in the coldest regions and clusters of trees in forested regions. Aaaaand after a few week stuck in warp-transit: I'm back, …

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Smoke From The California Wildfires Has Moved All The Way To Canada’s East Coast (PHOTOS)

Americans and Canadians have both been dealing with the effects of California wildfire smoke. Several provinces, particularly British Columbia and Alberta, have been affected by the heavy particulate in the air. The hazy conditions have also now reached as far as the east coast.  Residents of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, and Prince …

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This skydeck in Ontario comes with unreal views of fall colours

Fall colours will be appearing soon so you’re going to want toĀ take full advantage of the most colourful time of year, and escape toĀ some of Ontario’s most scenicĀ gems. View this post on Instagram Get up in the air in the #1000islands at the #1000islandsTower on #hillisland in #Canada #Dji #djiglobal …

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An Ontario Lottery Winner Drove 10 Hours To Claim His $65 Million Prize In Toronto

How long would you drive for $65 million? For the latestĀ Lotto Max jackpot winner, the answer is apparently 10 hours. Canada’s newest millionaire made the long haul to Toronto to claim his prize. Hearst, Ontario resident James Wickman is the country’s newest multimillionaire, and he wanted to make sure his …

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Ford says fines for violating gathering limits in Ontario will be highest in Canada

People in Ontario have been waiting to hear how gathering limits in the province might change in response to the recent spike in new COVID-19 cases, and though Premier Doug Ford hasn’t announced the big news yet, he did have a message for people who might flout the rule: you’ll be fined. Hard. “There are …

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