You may know it as a spicy pastry snack, but at one time Canadian authorities had a real beef over Jamaican patties. It was on this day in 1985 that the community celebrated a win for local business owners. It’s also how Feb. 23 officially became known as Patty Day in Toronto.
A predicted warmer than average spring and the continued rollout of vaccines bodes well for COVID-19 case counts to drop in the coming months, experts say.
After almost a year of working in crowded stores amid a deadly global pandemic, Ontario’s essential workers are facing yet more uncertainty as the province approaches its mass inoculation campaign.
The Toronto police homicide squad is investigating the death of a 60 year-old woman in an Etobicoke park Friday morning.