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Friday , September 18 2020

GO Transit is offering unlimited rides on Sundays for $10

Sunday, Sunday, Sunday! Come on down to… pretty much anywhere in the GTA that’s reachable by a GO transit vehicle for just $10. Then, go somewhere else that same day without paying a single cent more. GO Transit is bringing back its popular Sunday Funday unlimited ridership pass just in time for the spring thaw, …

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Thousands of teachers flood Queen’s Park amid province-wide strike

The four unions representing all of Ontario’s public and Catholic schools are on strike today, and nearly 30,000 educators have gathered at Queen’s Park to protest in solidarity with one another.  Ontario public school teachers are at Queen’s Park today for a joint provincewide strike #onpoli #onted #ontedstrike pic.twitter.com/BZ5yaq80Kr— blogTO (@blogTO) February 21, 2020 The …

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Environment Canada Is Warning Canadians That They Can Get Frostbite In Minutes If They Go Outside Next Week

By now, Canadians should be used to cold winter weather. However, the season always seems to have more it can throw at you. In particular, Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Nunavut, Northwest Territories, and New Brunswick are going to get a major blast of extra cold, with the wind chill dropping …

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Canadian Drivers Caught Using Their Phones Will Be Fined Up To $3,100

Laws surrounding distracted driving have tightened up substantially in Canada over the past few years.With penalties costing hundreds of dollars, the incentive to keep your eyes on the road while driving is higher than ever. Though, Canadian law enforcement is finding that the number of distracted drivers behind the wheel …

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Extreme cold warning in effect for Toronto as wind chill reaches -45 C

The City of Toronto is dangerously cold this morning, according to Environment Canada, with a wind chill value of just -30 C. This is even more frigid than what meteorologists had been predicting for Friday, and is by far the coldest weather we’ve experienced in Toronto to date this winter season. “Bitterly …

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It’s going to feel like -40 C in Canada tomorrow morning

By now, Canadians should be used to cold winter weather. However, the season always seems to have more it can throw at you. Canada winter weather is about to get a major blast of extra cold, with the wind chill dropping temperatures to dangerous lows tomorrow. Environment Canada issued extreme cold …

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TTC subway derailment destroys morning commute in Toronto

A large portion of Toronto’s busy Yonge-University subway line has been shut down, according to TTC officials, just in time for the morning rush hour — and with no expected reopening time in sight. Fabulous morning courtesy of a TTC derailment causing a complete shutdown of Line 1 from St …

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It’s going to feel like -35 C in Toronto tomorrow morning

Get ready for a frigid Valentine’s Day, Toronto: An arctic front is currently moving into southern Ontario, bringing with it some of the coldest weather we’ve seen this winter season so far. If meteorologists are correct, it will feel like nearly -30 C outside on Friday morning after temperatures plummet by more than 20 degrees overnight.  “Based …

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Soaring new Toronto condo building will be the tallest in Canada

It’s official: The long-rumoured, 95-storey-tall residential tower at the base of Yonge Street in downtown Toronto is a go. Get ready to crane those necks. Pinnacle International announced the news with a press release on Wednesday, confirming not only that they’d finally be proceeding with phase two of the One Yonge development, but that their monster tower has …

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The entire Ontario public school system will shut down for a one-day teacher strike next week

As the dispute between the province and the teachers’ unions in Ontario continues with no end in sight, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has announced that the entire public school system will shut down on February 21 as all four unions participate in a one-day walkout. Members of ETFO, the Association des enseignantes …

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