Health Minister Christine Elliott says that there are plans to increase pop-up and mobile testing in several Toronto and Peel Region neighbourhoods where there has been a noticeable drop in numbers since the province switched to an appointment-only system earlier this month.
The Ford government has announced that it will spend $116.5 million on the creation of hundreds of new hospital beds as part of a wider effort to boost capacity in the healthcare system during the COVID-19 pandemic.
City councillors have opted to hold a byelection to fill the vacancy left by former Ward 22 councillor Jim Karygiannis, who was booted from council for the third time last month after a lengthy legal battle over his 2018 campaign expenses.
A Toronto family who was searching for their missing loved one is calling for justice after they were informed that he had died and was buried naked weeks earlier without their knowledge in a virtually unmarked grave.
Mayor John Tory is speaking out after the Ford government turned to a rarely used legislative tool to sidestep the local planning process for three development sites in the West Don Lands, calling it a “less than ideal situation to say the least.”
An Ontario court has ruled that the provincial and federal governments must operate their student loan program in a way that ensures those with disabilities who take longer to complete their studies are not saddled with more debt than their able-bodied peers.
A legal advocacy group is calling for an independent review of police investigations into the 1984 murder of a young girl, whose likely killer was recently identified years after a wrongful conviction in the case.
City councillors will discuss ways to support Toronto’s struggling restaurant and taxi industries amid the COVID-19 pandemic at this week’s city council meeting, which gets underway on Tuesday morning.
The federal Liberals appear to have emerged victorious, but not unscathed as they claimed victory in two Toronto byelections Monday, the first time voters have weighed in on their leadership since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Toronto’s mayor is supporting a motion that asks the provincial government to cap commission fees for food delivery service companies, adding that it’s “one piece of the puzzle” in keeping restaurants afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic.
More than 130 Canadian tech leaders are calling on the prime minister to create a prosperity plan because they say the country won't excel without support for innovators and the government has been slow to offer help.