Ontario records the highest number of new COVID-19 cases in six months, 58 in Ottawa

Ontario records the highest number of new COVID-19 cases in six months, 58 in Ottawa

OTTAWA – Public Health Ontario reports 58 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa, as the province reports more than 1,000 new cases for the first time in six months. Ontario health officials reported 1,031 new cases in Ontario on Friday, the most since May 30. Ottawa had 62 new cases on Thursday, mostly since early … Read more

First charter flight with privately sponsored Afghan refugees lands in Toronto

First charter flight with privately sponsored Afghan refugees lands in Toronto

Afghan refugees go down the stairs in a charter plane and load on a bus at a private terminal at Pearson Airport in Mississauga, Ont., Thursday.JP MOCZULSKI / The Globe and Mail The first charter flight with privately sponsored Afghan refugees arrived in Toronto on Thursday. The group of about 250 people will start their … 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

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

What’s happening in Ottawa this weekend: 3-5. December

CTVNewsOttawa.ca is looking at activities and events taking place in Ottawa, Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec this weekend. OTTAWA SENATORS The Ottawa Senators host the Colorado Avalanche Saturday night at the Canadian Tire Center. Playing time is 19.00 Just a reminder, all fans aged 12 and older must be fully vaccinated to participate in the … Read more

Help the Santa Toy Parade host Saturday in downtown Ottawa

Santa’s arriving in Ottawa this weekend. A scaled-down version of the Help Santa Toy Parade will travel through Centretown and Glebe Saturday morning. “It’s a smaller parade than usual,” said Bob Rainboth of the Help Santa Toy Parade. “We have 20 sign-ups. It can also be a little faster than usual.” The Ottawa Professional Firefighters … Read more

Help the Santa Toy Parade host Saturday in downtown Ottawa

Santa’s arriving in Ottawa this weekend. A scaled-down version of the Help Santa Toy Parade will travel through Centretown and Glebe Saturday morning. “It’s a smaller parade than usual,” said Bob Rainboth of the Help Santa Toy Parade. “We have 20 sign-ups. It can also be a little faster than usual.” The Ottawa Professional Firefighters … Read more

What’s happening in Ottawa’s this weekend: 3-5. December

CTVNewsOttawa.ca is looking at activities and events taking place in Ottawa, Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec this weekend. OTTAWA SENATORS The Ottawa Senators host the Colorado Avalanche Saturday night at the Canadian Tire Center. Playing time is 19.00 Just a reminder, all fans aged 12 and older must be fully vaccinated to participate in the … Read more

CHEO suspends virtual ER service to meet the demand for personal care

OTTAWA – Children’s Hospital in Eastern Ontario says it is suspending its virtual emergency room service to meet increased demand for personal care. The hospital says the virtual emergency room will be on hold for at least 90 days. CHEO says the move will allow the hospital to relocate staff from virtual care to personal … Read more

World War II veteran honored in Toronto on his 100th birthday

TORONTO – For years, Jack Paley did not talk much about his military past. The World War II veteran, who turned 100 on Thursday, was part of a British elite group – Special Air Service (SAS). In downtown Toronto, at the Historic Royal Canadian Military Institute, there was a procession for Paley to mark his … Read more