Ford differentiates between Ontarians holding private gatherings and establishments defying COVID-19 rules

Premier Doug Ford drew a distinction between Ontarians flouting public health measures through private gatherings and establishments that openly defy the province’s COVID-19 rules Tuesday. The remarks came in response to questions about... Read more »

Ford to speak as data error leads to Ontario reporting just 1,009 COVID-19 cases

Premier Doug Ford is holding a news conference beginning at 1 p.m. ET in Toronto. Ford’s office says he will be joined by the ministers of health and long-term care. You can... Read more »

She was restrained by hospital guards and later died. A security camera was ‘purposely turned’ as it happened

Six months since her sister’s life was cut short after being restrained by security guards at a Toronto hospital, Denise Warriner says she’s haunted by an image she can’t unsee.  That image, contained in surveillance video from... Read more »

National grief strategy needed to help Canadians cope with loss due to COVID-19, group says

Tears, laughter and sharing memories are some of the ways Naheed Dosani and his colleagues honour the memory of people they’ve cared for together. The gatherings, called grief circles, used to be... Read more »

Ontario appoints retired Gen. Rick Hillier to oversee vaccine rollout, 1,589 new COVID-19 cases reported

Ontario has tapped former head of the Canadian Armed Forces Gen. Rick Hillier to lead a new task force that will oversee the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine in the province, Premier Doug Ford announced Monday.... Read more »

Ontario appoints Gen. Rick Hillier to oversee vaccine rollout, 1,589 new COVID-19 cases reported

Ontario has tapped former head of the Canadian Armed Forces Gen. Rick Hillier to head up a new task force that will oversee the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine in the province, Premier Doug Ford... Read more »

Premier Ford to take questions as Ontario reports record-high 1,589 new COVID-19 cases

Premier Doug Ford is scheduled to hold a news conference beginning at 1 p.m. at Queen’s Park. Ford’s office says he will be joined by several cabinet members, including the minister of... Read more »

Ontario reports record-high 1,589 new COVID-19 cases as Toronto, Peel lock down

Premier Doug Ford is scheduled to hold a news conference beginning at 1 p.m. at Queen’s Park. Ford’s office says he will be joined by several cabinet members, including the minister of... Read more »

Advocates brace for ‘poorer health outcomes’ in areas hard-hit by COVID-19

Ten months after Toronto reported its first case of COVID-19, close to 40,000 people across the city have had confirmed novel coronavirus infections. What’s less clear is how many of the survivors... Read more »

Gynecologist facing lawsuit over painful examination was subject of other complaints to physicians’ college

A Toronto gynecologist is facing a lawsuit alleging he performed a “forceful” transvaginal ultrasound that caused “severe pain” and did not obtain the patient’s consent for the procedure. In years prior, other... Read more »