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Feb. 12

Vaughan News


Over 50 COVID-19 cases linked to FedEx facility in Vaughan (CP24)


York Region Public Health confirm over 50 COVID-19 cases linked to FedEx facility in Vaughan (,


York Region maintains support of GTA West highway, but asks province for additional review (


Broken pipe sends water jet shooting into the air in Thornhill (


York Region News


York Region asks province to move to Red Zone in reopening framework (


Time to open cautiously? 4 things to know now about COVID-19 in York Region (


Plan for Newmarket's Mulock farm includes skating trail, artist residency, natural play area, historic gardens (


Tax freeze amid COVID-19: Richmond Hill council approves municipal levy of $118 million for 2021 (


Walk this way: Hidden hiking trails in York Region (


A month after 3 garbage bag limit starts, Aurora considers trashing rule (


Peel, York and Toronto see rapid growth of variant that started in U.K. Here’s how the aggressive strain of COVID-19 is moving across the province (


GTA News


Durham Region's 'Black History Month scavenger hunt' sparks anger (


Mayor’s executive committee approves almost $14B in spending -- but nothing for supportive housing proposal for Toronto’s homeless (


Provincial News


Ontario Delays March Break in an Effort to Reduce Community Transmission of COVID-19 (,,,,,,,,


Ontario could face third wave of COVID-19 if restrictions are eased (


Feb. 11

Vaughan News


New hospital opens to help manage COVID-19 (


Canada's Wonderland Is Now Hiring Tons Of Positions For Their Planned Reopening This May (


More than 50 cases of COVID-19 linked to outbreak at FedEx facility in Vaughan (


FedEx Ground outbreak in Vaughan grows to 54 COVID-19 cases (


Fedex facility in Vaughan at centre of long-standing outbreak (


Public Health reports 54 COVID-19 cases at FedEx Ground in Vaughan (


FedEx Ground outbreak in Vaughan grows to 54 COVID-19 cases (


Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital officially opens as a system solution to fight COVID-19 (


Cat rescue charity faces eviction, fears cats will be seized (


Vaughan is recruiting for managerial, audit, fire service positions (


5 years after tragedy, Vaughan residents want 4-way stop at intersection (


Delivering more than $13 billion in building construction value since 2010 (


York Region News


Long-awaited addition to York Region headquarters is complete (


$15B federal transit fund ‘positive sign’ for Yonge North Subway Extension (


COVID can’t stop Cupid: Georgina couples getting hitched despite COVID pandemic (


A month after 3 garbage bag limit starts, Aurora considers trashing rule (


York to welcome back students Feb. 16 (


Nearly 100 COVID-19 variant cases detected in York Region (


GTA News


Toronto announces 8 more mass vaccination sites as city sees 440 new COVID-19 cases (


Burlington unveils draft brownfield community improvement plan (NRU)


New Amazon distribution centre in Oakville seeks non-agricultural uses (NRU)


Halton Hills Council asks Region to delay Regional Official Plan Review approval (NRU)


TTC board green-lights plan to close Rapid Transit line (


Is Brampton getting a new hospital? Provincial official hints news is on the way (


Provincial News


First Round of COVID-19 Vaccinations Completed in All Ontario Long-Term Care Homes (


Ontario projects $2.6 billion more in pandemic spending since fall budget (


Federal News


Trudeau pledges billions in permanent funding for public transit (

Feb. 10

Vaughan News


Toronto cat shelter being forced to get rid of its cats by next month (


OPINION: Ford government shows weakness with its reliance on MZOs (


COVID-19 task force hands down 34 charges in Markham, Vaughan, Newmarket, Georgina and East Gwillimbury (


Keep your family safe with a home escape plan (


Drunk driver Marco Muzzo, who killed three children and their grandfather, is granted full parole (,,,,,,,,


York Region News


'What a mess-up': Emotions run high as Newmarket vaccine centre booking glitch delays shots again (


OPEN LETTER: York Region should withdraw support of 'white elephant' GTA West Highway (


WHAT’S GOING HERE? 3 towers, up to 35 storeys, proposed at Yonge and Brookside (


'Fully unacceptable': Aurora Mayor at odds with Ford over MZO paving way for development (


Cut the confusion and consult with us on COVID-19 pandemic regulations, GTA mayors tell Ford (


GTA News


Toronto has a proposal to tackle chronic homelessness, but it needs the help of Doug Ford’s provincial government (


There's a better way to run buses when Scarborough RT shuts down in 2023, councillors say (


Provincial News


3 Ontario regions enter 'green' zone as province begins gradual reopening (


Some Ontario ski hills can reopen as early as this week under new restrictions (


Ontario Urges Federal Government to Fund Updated Hamilton LRT Plan (


LILLEY: Ford government to delay March break (


Federal News


Provinces must be ready to lock down quickly: Tam (


Feb. 9

Vaughan News


Ontario slowly transitions back into colour code framework (CP24)


Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital opens (Sauga News Talk 960)


Canada’s first smart technology hospital opens in Vaughan (


Where in York Region are you most at risk of COVID-19 variants? (


SmartCentres' SmartVMC Continues with New Phase Announced (


Convicted drunk driver Marco Muzzo to attend virtual hearing today to seek full parole (


York Region News


Newmarket mayor hopeful province will soon permit by-appointment shopping (


York Region sidesteps endorsing highrise development in Richmond Hill (


Are we making mistakes? York Region's top doctor talks about schools, businesses, variants and vaccines (


Newly launched police unit aims to slam brakes on York Region's most egregious drivers (


'If public hadn't been paying close attention,' Aurora's Henderson Forest lands would be lost (


Take your family on a lockdown-friendly Aurora's Arctic Adventure Family Day weekend (


Skating on thin ice: Markham residents still using storm ponds, streams despite warnings (


Stouffville mayor, council should provide relief to temporarily laid off employees (


GTA News


Toronto top doc says city not ready to reopen (


Crews contracted to maintain City of Toronto trees still taking ‘excessive’ breaks, says auditor’s review with surveillance video (


‘We will take appropriate enforcement action,’ officials say about businesses that plan to reopen despite lockdown rules (


Provincial News


Ontario Extending Stay-at-Home Order across Most of the Province to Save Lives (


Feb. 8

Vaughan News


Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital opens its doors this morning (CP24)


Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital opening Sunday (OMNI-Ora Qui)


Vaughan Winterfest goes virtual (OMNI-Ora Qui)


Interview with Mayor Bevilacqua; Vaughan opens its first hospital and Winterfest celebrations (CHIN- Johnny Lombardi)


New hospital opens north of Toronto to help health system with COVID-19 care (


Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital delivers as a system solution to fight COVID-19 (


New hospital opens north of Toronto to help health system with COVID-19 care (


New hospital opens in Vaughan to help health system with COVID-19 care (


Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital accepts first patients (


TIMELINE: How long did it take for Vaughan to get a hospital? (


Q&A: Some answers to questions you asked about Vaughan's new hospital (


Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital to open Sunday (


The New Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital Opens This Sunday (


Brand-new hospital in Vaughan begins accepting COVID-19 patients (


New hospital opens north of Toronto to help health system with COVID-19 care (


Brand-new hospital in Vaughan, Ont. begins accepting COVID-19 patients (


Before the call: Inside Ontario’s newest hospital on the eve of running pandemic relief (


New Vaughan hospital opens to help health system with COVID-19 care (


Vaughan LTC home says it gave COVID-19 shots to family of board members, non-frontline staff (


WHAT’S GOING ON HERE: Shutting down of gas collection can result in temporary odours in Vaughan Feb. 9, 10 (


York Region News


WHAT’S GOING ON HERE? Affordable seniors housing complex in Markham being developed (


WHAT'S GOING ON HERE?: 12-storey apartment building proposed at Yonge and Brookside in Richmond Hill (


Freedom Mobile seeks to build new cell tower in Stouffville (


City wants your ideas on planning Richmond Hill's future (


Possibility of off-leash dog trail gets thumbs up from many Newmarket hikers (


Mayors push for business “equality” during shutdown (


Aurora struggling with where to locate dog parks (


GTA News


Toronto’s patio dining program renewed for 2021 should be ‘permanent,’ mayor says (


Toronto just approved a wild plan to build a public internet network priced lower than Bell or Rogers -- will it work? (


Provincial News


Ontario to end state of emergency as scheduled on Tuesday, start easing COVID-19 restrictions: Sources (


Ford government's plan for building new highway puts Holland Marsh at risk, critics say (


Ontario expands list of workers eligible for emergency child-care as schools in 3 regions remain closed (