Will all Ontarians – not just those 50 and up – need a third COVID-19 shot?

Will all Ontarians – not just those 50 and up – need a third COVID-19 shot?

With the news that Ontario is opening up to third doses of the COVID-19 vaccine for anyone aged 50 and over, many may be wondering if all two-shot Ontarians will need another jab. In short, it’s likely – we just do not know when. It is also not clear whether a third dose will be … Read more

Three Italian restaurants, a 91-year-old nun’s recipes

Three Italian restaurants, a 91-year-old nun’s recipes

During World War II, Rosina Taverniti began rolling gnocchi and kneading bread for hungry soldiers in a mountainous coastal town in southern Italy. “I was 14 years old,” she told CTV News Toronto. Now, at the age of 91, she is the nun of three Italian restaurants in Toronto, serving the recipes she first sank … Read more

When can I get my COVID booster shot? We answer questions about Ontario’s rollout

When can I get my COVID booster shot?  We answer questions about Ontario’s rollout

The rollout of COVID-19 booster vaccines in Ontario is already underway, with more than 290,000 shots given to those eligible by the end of November. On Thursday, the province announced the extension of eligibility for booster shots for those 50 years or older, which opened up the third vaccine dose for 3.8 million more Ontarians … Read more

Home sales in the Toronto region top November record, prices reach the highest level: TRREB

Home sales in the Toronto region top November record, prices reach the highest level: TRREB

TORONTO – The Greater Toronto area’s heated real estate market intensified further last month as home sales peaked in November and average selling prices reached a new record high. The Toronto Regional Real Estate Board reported Friday that 9,017 homes changed hands last month, a three percent increase from 8,728 the previous November. The average … Read more

COVID-19: 1 confirmed, 2 probable Omicron cases found in the Halton region

COVID-19: 1 confirmed, 2 probable Omicron cases found in the Halton region

A confirmed case and two probable cases of the Omicron COVID-19 variant have been discovered in the Halton region, local officials say. All three cases are related to one of the likely cases involving a person who recently traveled to Nigeria, a Halton Region press release said Thursday. The statement said the individuals are now … Read more

Toronto Pearson’s new restrictions and rules have travelers worried ahead of vacations

Toronto Pearson’s new restrictions and rules have travelers worried ahead of vacations

For those arriving at Pearson International Airport from abroad, there is already a sense of the unknown, but now, with the advent of the new Omicron variant and additional travel restrictions, many traveling out of Toronto feel more stressed at because of what it might entail to come home again. As of Tuesday, Canada requires … Read more

Germany may soon make Covid vaccines mandatory

Germany may soon make Covid vaccines mandatory

A sign showing only “2G”, the term in Germany for people who have either been vaccinated against or recently recovered from Covid-19. Jens Schlueter | Getty Images German lawmakers have implemented new curbs for the unvaccinated and made plans to vote to make Covid vaccines mandatory. National and regional leaders on Thursday agreed to ban … Read more

Man believed to be Mississauga ‘night sailing’ arrested: police

Man believed to be Mississauga ‘night sailing’ arrested: police

A Mississauga man has been arrested after months of complaints from residents in a “night cruise” that keeps them awake at night. Mississauga resident Joseph Seli told CTV News Toronto last month that a person had frequented his neighborhood in the middle of the night, walked up and down Dovetail Mews and McMaster Road and … Read more

Ottawa Weather: Cool Friday ahead of a snowy weekend

Ottawa Weather: Cool Friday ahead of a snowy weekend

It will be cold in the capital on Friday and snow is expected throughout the weekend. Environment Canada’s weather forecast says there is a 40 percent chance of showers this morning and gusts up to 40 km / h. Expect cloudy skies throughout the day and a high temperature of -7 C with a wind … Read more

Omicron mutations a ‘worst-case scenario’ says Moderna president

Omicron mutations a ‘worst-case scenario’ says Moderna president

Doctors are urging everyone to get vaccinated and boosted as cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant appear in several states, but the vaccine may also need to be changed to keep up with the mutations of the virus. “This is probably one of our worst cases. scenarios in the form of the combination of mutations … Read more