MLHU lifts Oct. 2020 orders for sports, fitness ahead of Friday’s move to Step 3

The Middlesex-London Health Unit says its last remaining Section 22 Class Order, which placed COVID-19-related restrictions on indoor sports and recreational fitness activities, is now lifted. The health unit says … Read More

COVID: Sweeping new restrictions in place including in-person dining at B.C. bars and restaurants

The B.C. government has announced substantial new restrictions in an attempt to cut down COVID-19 transmission. The new public health orders are effective midnight, Tuesday, March 30, 2021. “COVID-19 continues … Read More

Coronavirus rules lifted in parts of Quebec as masks now required for elementary students in Montreal

Quebecers in many parts of the province will be able to dine out in restaurants and hit the gym starting Monday as COVID-19 measures are eased in five regions but … Read More

‘It hurts our staff’: Halifax bars react to new early closing-time measure

Restaurants and pubs in the Halifax region once again have to adjust their business plans, after the province announced that all service must end at 9 p.m. Tougher restrictions for … Read More

As Canadian restaurants reopen, diners asked for personal info to help with contact tracing

TORONTO — As COVID-19 restrictions ease and restaurants start to welcome customers back, one thing Canadians may soon have to get used to is providing their personal information before they … Read More

These are the most likely — and least likely — ways to spread COVID-19

As parts of the country loosen up lockdown measures designed to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, there are more options of activities for Canadians, both inside and outside. … Read More

Can we really socialize again? How to do it safely

It’s summer and the patios are opening across parts of Ontario and elsewhere in Canada as COVID-19 safety measures ease. This follows stores, campgrounds, daycares, hairdressers, schools and more, depending … Read More

Nova Scotia’s bars, restaurants and barber shops to reopen after coronavirus shutdown

It will be a “new normal” at bars and restaurants across Nova Scotia as they reopen after being closed for nearly three months due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Under the … Read More

B.C. restaurant owners plead for government help amid coronavirus crisis in new campaign

B.C.’s restaurant industry has joined a national campaign calling on the federal government to provide immediate relief and protection for restaurant owners and staff suffering through the novel coronavirus pandemic. … Read More