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Free March & Spring Break Fun at Toy’s R Us

Visit your local Toys”R”Us store Monday through Friday of your March Break. No event registration required. Recommended for ages 4 and up. Event material available while supplies… Read more »

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3 New Novel Coronavirus Cases in Ontario and One Patient was Symptomatic While on the Plane and Go Transit

Dr. David Williams, Chief Medical Officer of Health, Ontario has confirmed three new positive cases of COVID-19 in Ontario. Now the total cases in Ontario stands at… Read more »

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50 Things to Do in Toronto this March

Celebrate 185th Anniversary of Toronto and join with Tirgan for Nowruz, the festival celebrating Persian New Year, and warm up for apring with Toronto Winter BrewFest. Visit Toronto Zoo to say goodbye to the Giant Pandas and enjoy March Break through various activities across GTA.

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The Chainsmokers and Keith Urban to headline 2020 RBC Canadian Open RBCxMusic Concert Series

The RBCxMusic Concert Series will be back for the 2020 RBC Canadian Open, featuring headlining performances by Grammy Award-winning artist/producer duo, The Chainsmokers, and four-time Grammy Award… Read more »

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Wendy’s Serving Made in Canada Plant-Based Burger at Their Restaurants

As many customers are changing their food habits to become vegetarian/vegan, Wendy’s has started serving The Plantiful™, a plant-based burger crafted in Canada. Unlike Beyond Meat Burgers… Read more »

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Free Fun Things to Do in Toronto in March

Must Do free events include Sugar Shack at Sugar Beach, Nowruz, the Persian New Year celebration by Tirgan and St Patricks Day Parade. A list of 35+ free fun events in Toronto and GTA during March including fun family activities, festivals, live music, adult events and more!

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Free Workshops by Home Depot Canada – Adults & Kids: March 2020

The Home Depot Canada offers free workshops for all ages on select days at select locations. The workshops are free, but registration is required. ADULT WORKSHOPS Learn… Read more »

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Weather Network Forecasts a Slow Start to Spring

Ontario’s Wiarton Willie predicted early spring, and Nova Scotian Shubenacadie Sam predicted 6 more weeks of winter. Now, Weather Network is saying that most Canadians will have… Read more »

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Tool to Visit 5 Canadian Cities as Part of Their 2020 North American Tour

TOOL, who recently took home the GRAMMY Award® for Best Metal Performance for the song “7empest,” will make stops in Montreal, Quebec City, Vancouver, Edmonton and Winnipeg.

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Cineplex March Break Family Favourites!

See a great family movie for only $2.99 at the Cineplex theatres this March and Spring Break!

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Pet Shop Boys and New Order announce Co-Headlining Tour with 2 Canadian Dates

The British electronic bands Pet Shop Boys and New Order will kick off their co-headlining The Unity Tour of North America will kick off September 5 in… Read more »

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“Hey Google, Order Food From KFC” – KFC Pilots Google’s Food Ordering Feature in Canada

Google is adding online food ordering feature in Canada and KFC Canada is piloting this feature across Google Search, Google Maps and Google Assistant. How to use… Read more »

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The Lowes Canada to Hire for 5,400 Job Openings for Spring 2020

Lowe’s Canada is looking to fill over 4,700 full-time and part-time seasonal positions and 700 regular positions in its 600 corporate and network of corporate stores this… Read more »

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Greater Toronto Area’s Only Nordic Spa Will Open in the Fall of 2020 in Whitby

City of Toronto has quite a few world class spas, but no nordic spas. Currently, the nearest spa that offers Scandinavian bath style spa is in Blue… Read more »

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$10 Unlimited Rides on Go Transit on Sundays from March 1

Metrolinx is bringing back their popular program, Sunday Fundays where you can ride unlimited on Go trains & buses from March 1. The pilot program was first… Read more »

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Canada Post Shipment Inspection by US Customs Yields Human Brain

Somebody sent human brain in a clear glass mason jar via Canada Post to Wisconsin from Toronto. On Valentine’s day, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers… Read more »

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Edmonton Funicular, Winnipeg Warming Huts Win Prestigious National Urban Design Awards

Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC), the Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP), and the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CLSA) have announced the winners of 2020 National… Read more »

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Montréal-Québec VIA Rail Service Will Not Resume as Planned Due to a New Blockade

VIA Rail Service has announced that due to a new blockade near St-Lambert (Québec), VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) will not resume its service between Montréal and Québec… Read more »

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Via Rail to Temporarily Suspend 1000 Employees

Via Rail has announced that it is temporarily suspending 1000 VIA Rail employees due to the ongoing blockades across the country. Though, service will resume from Thursday,… Read more »

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Tim Hortons adds Digital Play for Roll Up the Rim To Win® 2020

Tim Hortons’ annual Roll Up the Rim To Win® contest it getting a makeover, with the popular chain adding a combination of paper,and digital way to play… Read more »

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The Home Depot Canada to Hire for 5,500 Job Openings

The Home Depot Canada is hiring more than 5,500 new associates across the country to support its busy spring season. The company is hiring for full-time, part-time… Read more »

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Veld Music Festival Announce 2020 Lineup

The 8th annual Veld Music Festival, presented by INK Entertainment, has announced lineup for 2020 edition. Armin Van Buuren – Illenium – Marshmello – Martin Garrix will… Read more »

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Pier 1 Imports is Closing All Canadian Store Locations

Pier 1 has announced that it is closing all of its stores in Canada as it files for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 proceedings in the U.S. Pier 1 Imports is an omni-channel retailer of unique home décor and accessories and is famous for their one of a kind home decor items like pillows, figurines and furniture.

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Tim Hortons® Tim Rewards Transitioning to Points-Based Program Rewards from February 26, 2020

Tim Hortons®, one of North America’s largest restaurant chains launched the Tims Rewards, a loyalty program for its customers last year in March 2019. Tim Hortons has… Read more »