News

Military Member Arrested After Truck Rammed Gate Near Trudeau Residence: DND

Military Member Arrested After Truck Rammed Gate Near Trudeau Residence: DND

A member of the Canadian Armed Forces is in custody, sources say, after someone rammed a truck through the gates of Rideau Hall and drove up the path toward the official residences that house Gov. Gen. Julie Payette and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau before being stopped by police.

Atlantic Canada Prepares to Lift Travel Restrictions as Regional “Bubble” Opens; Proof of Residency Required

Atlantic Canada Prepares to Lift Travel Restrictions as Regional “Bubble” Opens; Proof of Residency Required

Atlantic Canadians are closely eyeing travel requirements and coronavirus case numbers across the region as the four provinces prepare to open their borders to their neighbours Friday,… Read more »

Migrant Farm Workers Are “Hiding” From COVID-19 Testing in Windsor-Essex: Ford

Migrant Farm Workers Are “Hiding” From COVID-19 Testing in Windsor-Essex: Ford

Premier Doug Ford says migrant workers are “hiding” from COVID−19 testing going on in Windsor−Essex — a region struggling with outbreaks on farms. Ford says efforts to… Read more »

Feds Extend COVID-19 Isolation Order for Anyone Entering Canada Until Aug. 31

Feds Extend COVID-19 Isolation Order for Anyone Entering Canada Until Aug. 31

The federal government has extended the mandatory quarantine order for most people entering Canada until the end of August to help curb the spread of the novel… Read more »

White Throated Sparrows Change Their Tunes , an Unprecedented Development Scientists Say

White Throated Sparrows Change Their Tunes , an Unprecedented Development Scientists Say

White-throated sparrows are changing their tune — an unprecedented development scientists say has caused them to sit up and take note. Ken Otter, a biology professor at the University of Northern British Columbia, whose paper on the phenomenon was published on Thursday, said most bird species are slow to change their songs, preferring to stick with tried-and-true tunes to defend territories and attract females.

Things to Do

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, July 3… Read more »

Quarantine Concerts to Live Stream Today – Thursday, June 4

Quarantine Concerts to Live Stream Today – Thursday, June 4

A list of music performances to live-stream today.

Travel Ideas

Top Beaches to Visit this Summer in Ontario – Cleanest Beaches of Ontario

Top Beaches to Visit this Summer in Ontario – Cleanest Beaches of Ontario

When beaches in Ontario have that distinct blue flag flying above, it gives the beach’s community a unique sense of pride because they know that the water… Read more »

7 Places to Go Lazy River Floating or Tubing in Ontario

7 Places to Go Lazy River Floating or Tubing in Ontario

The summer heat beckons adults and kids alike to enjoy the water and revisit fun activities like floating and tubing. Ontario has many slow-flowing rivers that are… Read more »

Wikwemikong: Explore Rugged Landscapes of Canada’s Only Officially Recognized Unceded Territory With Indigenous Knowledge Keepers

Wikwemikong: Explore Rugged Landscapes of Canada’s Only Officially Recognized Unceded Territory With Indigenous Knowledge Keepers

Located on Odawa Mnis (Manitoulin Island)—the ancestral home of the Anishnaabek people of the Three Fires Confederacy (Ojibwe, Odawa, Pottawatomi), Wikwemikong offers an experience unlike any other in Canada.

Food & Drink

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »