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Scotiabank Arena turns into giant kitchen as MLSE looks to make 10,000 meals daily

Scotiabank Arena turns into giant kitchen as MLSE looks to make 10,000 meals daily

TORONTO — Scotiabank Arena, home to the Maple Leafs and Raptors, has been turned into a giant kitchen during the COVID-19 pandemic.
No parades, no concerts, no fun? COVID-19 will ensure a summer like no other

No parades, no concerts, no fun? COVID-19 will ensure a summer like no other

TORONTO — From music festivals to carnivals to big screen blockbusters, COVID-19 has already put the kibosh on several summer highlights that define the season for many Canadians.

Former Tiger-Cats running back Dave Fleming dies at 76

HAMILTON — Former Hamilton Tiger-Cats running back and three time Grey Cup champion Dave Fleming has died. He was 76. The Tiger-Cats made the announcement on Thursday. A cause of death was not provided.

COVID-19: Legault pushes 'herd immunity' ahead of gradual restart

MONTREAL — Premier Francois Legault pushed the concept of "herd immunity" on Thursday as he prepared to lay the groundwork next week for a plan to gradually restart the economy and get children back to schools.
Long-term care 'needs to be changed,' Ford says as mother-in-law tests positive

Long-term care 'needs to be changed,' Ford says as mother-in-law tests positive

TORONTO — Long-term care in Ontario "needs to be changed," an emotional Doug Ford said Thursday, moments before his office confirmed the premier's mother-in-law, who lives in a seniors home, had tested positive for COVID-19.
Mississauga Food Bank says RJ Barrett donation will provide 200,000 meals

Mississauga Food Bank says RJ Barrett donation will provide 200,000 meals

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — The Mississauga Food Bank says a $100,000 donation made earlier this week by New York Knicks rookie RJ Barrett will provide 200,000 meals as part of the community's fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ontario jail guards allowed to wear masks during pandemic after deal reached

Ontario jail guards allowed to wear masks during pandemic after deal reached

Correctional officers in Ontario have resolved a weeks-long dispute with the government over permission to wear face masks inside provincial jails during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Toronto Transit Commission to temporarily lay off 1,200 staff members

Toronto's public transit operator says it's temporarily laying off 1,200 employees as a result of a huge drop in ridership caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Toronto transit operator lays off 1,200 amid pandemic-related ridership plunge

Toronto's public transit operator says it's temporarily laying off 1,200 employees as a result of a huge drop in ridership caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Township of Langley to host 2022, 2023 Canadian athletics championships

Township of Langley to host 2022, 2023 Canadian athletics championships

OTTAWA — Athletics Canada announced Thursday that the Township of Langley, B.C., will host 2022 and 2023 Canadian track and field championships. The move comes after the 2020 Olympic trials in Montreal were pushed back a year until June 2021.
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