COVID-19: ‘Toronto Vaccine Day’ clinic on track to set world record, officials say

A massive COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Scotiabank Arena is on track to set a world record Sunday, officials say. “Toronto Vaccine Day” has seen 25,000 people book appointments to receive … Read More

COVID-19: ‘Toronto Vaccine Day’ clinic sets record of nearly 27,000 shots in a day, officials say

A massive COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Scotiabank Arena in downtown Toronto has broken a single-day record for the most vaccinations at 26,771 doses administered on Sunday, officials say. “The total … Read More

Brazilian COVID-19 variant, believed to be more transmissible, found in Toronto

Toronto Public Health officials say a case of the Brazilian COVID-19 variant, which is believed to be more transmissible than other strains of the novel coronavirus, has been found in … Read More

‘You don’t want to fall into that 3 per cent category,’ Toronto ICU doctor says

TORONTO — Dr. Jamie Spiegelman at first refused the COVID-19 vaccine. As a critical care doctor at Humber River Hospital in northwest Toronto, one of the worst COVID-ravaged regions in … Read More

Coronavirus: Ontario to release updated COVID-19 projections after locking down Toronto, Peel

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 26, 2020 6:30 am     Updated November 26, 2020 6:31 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article … Read More

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Ontario went up more than 63 per cent over 4 weeks

TORONTO — New provincial data show COVID-19 hospitalizations in Ontario went up more than 63 per cent over the last four weeks. A report released Thursday says the number of … Read More

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Ontario went up more than 63% over 4 weeks

TORONTO — New provincial data show COVID-19 hospitalizations in Ontario went up more than 63 per cent over the last four weeks. A report released Thursday says the number of … Read More

Greater Toronto Hockey League on pause until new year amid surging coronavirus cases

TORONTO — A major Ontario youth hockey organization has suspended its activities for the rest of the year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Greater Toronto Hockey League says it’s … Read More

Coroanvirus: Ontario restaurants, bars now required to keep 30-day log of patrons

The province announced new measures for restaurants and bars across Ontario it says will help limit the spread of COVID-19. The measures include forcing bars, restaurants and tour operators to … Read More

Coronavirus: Ontario restaurants, bars now required to keep 30-day log of patrons

The province announced new measures for restaurants and bars across Ontario it says will help limit the spread of COVID-19. The measures include forcing bars, restaurants and tour operators to … Read More

New Toronto data shows how racialized, lower-income communities being hit hard by coronavirus

Stark new data from Toronto Public Health shows racialized and lower-income communities in the city are being disproportionately affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. “There is growing evidence in North … Read More

Toronto in coronavirus peak but pandemic activity ‘slowing down,’ medical officer of health says

Toronto’s medical officer of health says the city is in the peak of the coronavirus pandemic, but adds there’s reason to have “cautious optimism.” “Our data modelling shows us that … Read More

Coronavirus: Death toll rises to 22 at Scarborough long-term care home

Twenty-two residents of the Seven Oaks long-term care facility in Scarborough have died after contracting coronavirus, Toronto Public Health confirms to Global News. “Unfortunately, as of April 12, 2020, we … Read More

Inmate at Toronto South Detention Centre tests positive for COVID-19

An inmate at a Toronto prison has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, Ontario’s Ministry of the Solicitor General confirmed. A statement from the ministry sent out Wednesday said that … Read More

Coronavirus: Toronto mayor declares state of emergency in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

Mayor John Tory has declared a state of emergency for the City of Toronto in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Tory made the announcement in a press conference Monday … Read More

Coronavirus: Toronto mayor to declare state of emergency in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

Posted March 23, 2020 1:52 pm Updated March 23, 2020 1:55 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Global News has learned … Read More

Coronavirus: Toronto-area hospitals implement no visitor policies

Toronto-area hospitals are beginning to implement no visitor policies amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Sunnybrook, North York General, Michael Garron and Humber River hospitals, as well as those that are … Read More

Close non-essential businesses amid COVID-19 pandemic: Toronto medical officer

Toronto’s medical officer is calling on all non-essential businesses in the city to close amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Eileen de Villa made the remarks during an update Thursday afternoon … Read More

Close all non-essential businesses amid COVID-19 pandemic: Toronto medical officer

Toronto’s medical officer is calling on all non-essential businesses in the city to close amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Eileen de Villa made the remarks during an update Thursday afternoon … Read More

Coronavirus: Toronto city councillor calls for postponement of commercial property taxes

A Toronto city councillor is calling for commercial property taxes, water and waste collection bills to be postponed for local businesses in the city amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Coun. … Read More

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