Members of the Canadian military will be deployed to a Vaughan long-term care home that is struggling to contain a COVID-19 outbreak, the private company that owns the home says. In a letter to families of residents on Saturday, Sienna Senior Living says the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) will help in the “provision of care” at Woodbridge Vista Care
Like the hair on our heads during coronavirus lockdowns, conservationists are encouraging people to let their lawns grow a little wilder than usual this month. That’s the idea behind the burgeoning “No Mow May” movement, which, as you might have guessed, is calling on homeowners to park their lawn mowers
A Toronto-area drunk driver who killed three children and their grandfather was granted day parole this week because the board found he had become more self-aware in the years since the crash and was unlikely to reoffend. But in its written decision released on Thursday, the Parole Board of Canada
Two national organizations are warning that there could be shortages of propane and consumer goods in Canada if the current rail blockades continue. Spokespeople for the Canadian Propane Association and the Retail Council of Canada said on Sunday that they are concerned and frustrated in particular about the impact of
At Amy Go’s Lunar New Year family dinner in Toronto on Friday, celebrations were mixed with a palpable sense that “racism is still very much alive” in Canada. As fears spread about the threat of the newly discovered strain of coronavirus that’s hit hardest in China, Go has heard from many friends
More than three years after Maureen Shaughnessy Kitts first experienced debilitating pain on the right side of her face, she still finds it hard to properly describe the sensation. The pain might come on while she brushed her teeth, or sometimes, after a gentle gust of wind blew on her cheek.
Cannabis users eagerly awaiting the arrival of legal edibles in Ontario will have to wait a bit longer for the variety of options many expected. On Friday, the crown corporation tasked with online sales and wholesale distribution of recreational cannabis unveiled 16 edible products being delivered to brick-and-mortar stores next