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Some parts of Ontario are now covered in snow and it looks like winter

The unusual snowfall originally predicted for this weekend hit parts of northern Ontario today, and it has blanketed areas of the region in fresh powder. The unseasonable snowfall is the result of a polar vortex sweeping over the region that’s expected to last throughout today and into the weekend. A thick coating of snow in …

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Ontario just reported its highest COVID-19 case spike in a week

A troubling spike in new COVID-19 cases is being reported this morning by the Ontario government, which is now starting to reopen parts of the economy after a hopeful period of watching the increase rate steadily decline. An additional 477 cases of the deadly 2019 novel coronavirus were confirmed through the province’s integrated …

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An impaired driver smashed his car through two houses in Markham last night

A 47-year-old driver from Toronto has been arrested and charged after allegedly getting drunk, fleeing from police and then smashing his car into not one, but two Markham homes. York Regional Police stated in a press release on Friday morning that they first started receiving calls about a suspected impaired driver near Ninth …

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The OPP Are Warning Drivers About Hail The Size Of A ‘Snowball’ On The 401

People woke up to freezing rain, hail and snow this morning. The cold in Ontario is refusing to let up this chilly Friday morning. After a few nice days of spring weather, the temperatures have dropped again and it is even hailing in some regions. OPP warned that an Ontario …

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Video shows super rare white grizzly bear spotted in Alberta

While we humans are not yet allowed to emerge from our winter dens, grizzly bears and other wildlife are having the time of their lives, including one rare white bear spotted in Alberta. The white grizzly bear was captured on video by a family in Banff late last month where it’s since been posted to …

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Grocery stores on wheels could soon be the new ice cream trucks in Canada

Move over, ice cream vans; there’s a new truck in Canada this summer, and it’s bringing an entire grocery store directly to your door. Whether you’ve fought online to secure a coveted grocery delivery slot or braved the incredibly long line-ups outside Costco, chances are that you know buying groceries in Canada has …

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This is how to pay back CERB if you shouldn’t have received it in the first place

Canadians who applied for the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) last month were very swiftly granted their funds — so swiftly, in fact, that some may need to send the money back.   A lot changes in a few days, especially during a pandemic, so there a number of reasons why Canadians might no longer …

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The Hottest Year In Human History Expected To Hit Canada In 2020

And you thought summer 2019 was hot.  This year is apparently going to be the hottest year in human history, according to The Weather Network. If last summer was any indication, we’ll probably all melt before the planet actually comes to ruin, so who cares anyway. In the current brutal winter climate, …

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Canadian footwear giant ALDO files for bankruptcy protection

ALDO has filed for bankruptcy. The Montreal shoe brand-turned-international retail juggernaut says it has filed for creditor protection while it “develops and implements a comprehensive restructuring plan across the organization” in an effort to save itself. The ALDO Group Inc. announced Thursdayafternoon that it had succesfully obtained an order from the Superior Court of …

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Drivers In Canada Will Have To Pay More Than $1,700 For Car Insurance Starting Next Week

Drivers in Canada are about to start paying more for the privilege, as Canada car insurance rates are set to jump starting next week . Rate changes which could see some prices jump up to 30% compared to last year have already been approved by the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Canada …

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