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Hudson’s Bay Is Closing Its Stores In Canada After 207 Years

It’s hard to imagine a Canadian brand as iconic as Hudson’s Bay leaving one of its first homes after more than two centuries, but the company is set to close its locations after 207 years. The company announced recently that its stores will be closing this September after being a mainstay in …

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Health Canada issues recall for KN95 face masks made in China

A number of KN95 face masks manufactured in China are the subject of a recall by Health Canada after determining they “pose a health and safety risk to end users”.  Though it’s unclear how many masks have been recalled, Health Canada has determined that KN95 respirators manufactured by dozens of companies …

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Ontario Campgrounds, Marinas & Golf Courses Can Officially Reopen This Weekend

More of the province is opening up! Another step in the recovery process for Ontario! In the May 14 daily briefing on Ontario’s reopening plan, Premier Doug Ford announced that places including campgrounds, marinas, and golf courses can reopen from this weekend. He also added that “stage one” of the …

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Canadians Are Now Allowed To Drink Alcohol In Parks And On Beaches

Summer is fast approaching in Canada and though we already know it won’t look anything like previous summers, Canadians can still try to make the best out of the warm weather while safely practicing social distancing.  That’s exactly what councillors believes, and it’s the reason she’s advocating for residents to be …

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Ontario just reported its lowest number of new COVID-19 patients since March

Ontario is straight up dominating in the fight against COVID-19 right now after more than eight weeks of serious, livelihood-threatening sacrifices on behalf of more than 14.5 million residents. The province’s Ministry of Health reports that only 258 new cases of the novel coronavirus were confirmed on Wednesday, representing the lowest number we’ve seen …

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Ontario Is Getting Summer Heat Next Week & It’ll Feel Like A Sizzling 36C

From winter to summer in just over a week! 😅 We asked and Mother Nature has provided! As the province experiences colder-than-normal weather across the region, some Ontario summer weather is finally expected to kick in this weekend and into next week with temperatures almost reaching the 30-degree mark. But …

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Canada-US Border Is Reportedly Going To Be Closed For Another Month

The PM said talks between the two countries are ongoing and going well. Your road trip will have to wait! Only essential travel is allowed between the two countries and it could stay that way for a while. The Canada-U.S. border is reportedly going to stay closed for another month. …

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Ontario is about to begin Stage 1 of reopening and this is what it could look like

Ontario will officially begin Stage 1 of reopening its economy on May 14 and many are wondering what exactly that could look like. According to the Framework for Reopening our Province document released late last month by the Ontario government, we are now past Phase 1 (noted in scary red), which involved responding directly to the immediate threat of …

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Loblaws Just Closed All Stores In Canada For At Least 14 Days

At this point, more closures shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone. Canada essential services list was revised, and one of the stores that didn’t make the cut was Loblaws . It will now only be offering curbside pickup and delivery. In an April 23 press release, the company stated that effective at …

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Toronto just broke an 81-year-old cold temperature weather record

If you somehow need any more evidence of how volatile Toronto’s weather can be (aside from looking out the window hour by hour), the city set yet another cold weather record this morning — just days before temperatures are expected to reach at least 20 C. Today saw the lowest temperature ever recorded in Toronto on …

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