Sign in

LATEST STORIES IN News

An Ontario Humane Society Is Rescuing So Many Dogs From The US & You Can Adopt Them Soon

Up to 15 dogs will be up for adoption next week!

North Bay Humane Society is rescuing 10 to 15 dogs from Kentucky this weekend, and they will all need forever homes as soon as they are processed.

Janet Bredin, shelter manager of the North Bay Humane Society, told Narcity that the population in US shelters is "astronomical" compared to Ontario shelters.

Keep reading Show less

Ontarians Will Still Need To Wear Masks After Step 3 But Here's What Will Be Lifted

Ontario could stay in step three for a "couple of weeks."

While there is still no official date set for when Ontario will move out of step three of the Roadmap to Reopen, the provincial government has already outlined what rules and restrictions will be put in place.

Once the province leaves this step, the minister of health's office told Narcity that most of the public health measures that are currently put in place will be lifted -- and that is including capacity limits.

Keep reading Show less

Mosquitoes In The GTA Tested Positive For West Nile & Officials Say To Take Precautions

Residents can take certain precautions to avoid being bitten.

Officials are asking residents to take precautions after the West Nile virus was detected in a mosquito trap in York Region.

According to a press release, the infected mosquitos were discovered in Markham near Steeles Avenue East and Bayview Avenue.

Keep reading Show less

Toronto's Budweiser Stage Is Getting A Major Glow Up & You Can Attend Concerts Year-Round

The venue will be able to host 20,000 people!

Live Nation Canada just announced that the Budweiser Stage at Ontario Place is getting a major facelift.

The space will be transformed into a "modern" year-round event and performance venue with the capacity to host up to 20,000 people outdoors and 9,000 people indoors.

Keep reading Show less

Doug Ford Says Ontario Won't Be Ready To Move Out Of Step 3 For A 'Couple Of Weeks'

"We're not going to set a certain date of August 6."

Ontario entered step three of its reopening plan two weeks ago, and according to the 21-day timeline that the provincial government has set to move out of each phase, August 6 is the expected start date for what happens next.

During a press conference on July 30, Premier Doug Ford was asked about what the future holds after step three, and whether or not that next step will kick off on the projected date.

Keep reading Show less

U Of T Now Says Students Will Need To Be Vaccinated To Play Sports & Other Activities

The university will require self-testing for unvaccinated students on campus.

The university experience is filled with lectures and essays, but if you're looking to branch out and do more than study, you may need to be fully vaccinated.

The University of Toronto announced on July 29 that students, staff and faculty participating in activities deemed to carry a high risk of COVID-19 transmission will need to be fully vaccinated and "self-declare their vaccination status."

Keep reading Show less