OCDSB wants to move class 7-8 students from Vimy Ridge Public School due to overcrowding

OTTAWA – The Ottawa Public School Board appears to be sending 7th and 8th graders at Vimy Ridge Public School in Findlay Creek to another school 10 miles away due to overcrowding at the four-year-old school. Vimy Ridge Public School on Kelly Farm Drive opened in 2017 with a capacity of 674 student places. Pr. … Read more

Toronto Elementary School Closed for Personal Learning After COVID-19 Outbreak – Toronto

Toronto Public Health said it has recommended an entire school closure after a COVID-19 outbreak was discovered. McMurrich Junior Public School, near St. Clair and Oakwood Avenue, were fired Monday from personal learning for both staff and students. “We recommend an entire school layoff as a precautionary measure to protect staff, students and the community … Read more

Vaccination Certificate Required to Visit Seven Ottawa-Gatineau Museums from December 1

OTTAWA – Visitors aged 12 and over must be fully vaccinated to visit the National Museums of the National Capital Region as of this week. From Wednesday 1 December, guests aged 12 and over must present proof of COVID-19 vaccination to visit the following museums Canadian Museum of Science and Technology Canadian Agricultural and Food … Read more

2 taken to hospital after collision with four vehicles in Richmond Hill

TORONTO – Two people were seriously injured in a collision in Richmond Hill on Sunday afternoon. York regional police said the accident happened on Stouffville Road between Yonge Street and Bayview Avenue around noon. Four vehicles were involved in the collision, police said, and two people were taken to hospital with serious injuries. It is … Read more

Police are issuing a public safety warning about suspicious drug after overdose deaths at a house party in Toronto

Toronto police are warning the public about a suspicious drug linked to two overdose deaths in the city’s Deer Park neighborhood on Sunday. Police said a 53-year-old man and a 33-year-old man went to a home party in the area of ​​Yonge Street and Lawton Boulevard. The two men, police said, ingested some drugs at … Read more

VIA Rail cancels four trains on the Ottawa-Toronto Corridor Monday and Tuesday

OTTAWA – VIA Rail has canceled four trains between Ottawa and Toronto on Monday and Tuesday this week due to an “operating problem affecting the infrastructure owner.” In a statement on Twitter, VIA Rail said some trips on the Ottawa-Toronto and Toronto-Montreal corridors were canceled, “due to operational issues affecting the infrastructure owner, which is … Read more

Toronto police are warning of suspicious drug related to two overdose deaths in Deer Park

TORONTO – Toronto police are warning the public about a suspicious drug linked to two overdose deaths in the city’s Deer Park neighborhood on Sunday. Police said a 53-year-old man and a 33-year-old man went to a home party in the area of ​​Yonge Street and Lawton Boulevard. The two men, police said, ingested some … Read more

Toronto Elementary School closed for personal learning due to COVID-19 outbreak

TORONTO – Elementary school students in the city’s Wychwood neighborhood have been fired from personal learning and activities due to a COVID-19 outbreak. The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) announced Sunday that McMurrich Junior Public School will be temporarily closed from Monday following a recommendation from Toronto Public Health (TPH). All students will move to … Read more

The COVID-19 outbreak is forcing another elementary school in Toronto to close

Students at an elementary school in the city’s Wychwood neighborhood have been fired from personal learning and activities due to a COVID-19 outbreak. The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) announced Sunday that McMurrich Junior Public School will be temporarily closed from Monday following a recommendation from Toronto Public Health (TPH). All students will move to … Read more

Delays are expected on the GO Lakeshore East line from Monday due to accident investigation

TORONTO – GO Transit users on the Lakeshore East line will experience travel delays this week as labor authorities investigate an accident along the train tracks in Pickering that left a contract employee dead. Metrolinx said it plans to use a combination of trains and buses to run a half-hour service to all Lakeshore East … Read more