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The New Democrat government insisted for a second time Wednesday Yee was speaking for himself and left the door open for him to remain on the committee.

Apart from vaccine shifts, most of the rest is colossal, incompetent failure, and the evident terror that this government might actually get blamed for that. TORONTO STAR

The Ontario government has announced that all residents 18 and older in “hot spot” postal codes across the province will soon be able to get vaccinated. TORONTO...

Anger and frustration have become common emotions for many, as they stare down another four weeks of a stay-at-home order while COVID-19 cases continue to rise. TORONTO...

Council voted to ask staff to explore ways of closing all or part of the Lake Shore Boulevard West on some weekends this summer as part of ActiveTO.

Politics has never been for the faint-hearted, but the merely adversarial has now become confrontational and increasingly personal, Martin Regg Cohn writes. TORONTO STAR

Toronto police Consts. Jeffrey Tout, Michael Taylor, Benjamin Elliot and Fraser Douglas have all pleaded non guilty to multiple professional misconduct charges over a conduct a judge previously...

The latest report on a universal basic income (UBI) from the independent Parliamentary Budget Officer on Wednesday says such a program would boost the average disposable income of...

Clinics coming to essential businesses hailed as ‘excellent, helpful step’ — but critics say Ontario needs a better sick-pay system than the feds are providing. TORONTO STAR

The National Advisory Committee on Immunization is also looking at data on mix-and-match vaccine strategies. TORONTO STAR

In his apology, B.C. White Spot franchisee owner Al Mansfield said he showed “inexcusable judgment.” TORONTO STAR

New, stronger restrictions come into effect on Thursday. TORONTO STAR

Retailer’s long-term future in question, experts say. TORONTO STAR

Colleagues described her as a “bright light who left a lasting impression on all those she worked with.” TORONTO STAR

Parents across Toronto and Peel are wondering how they continue working in-person jobs while caring for their children now that schools are closed. TORONTO STAR

The move to shut the building down comes after the church has refused to follow public-health warnings for months. TORONTO STAR

Ontarians are becoming more and more open to COVID-19 vaccines, a new poll suggests. TORONTO STAR

Locally, Health Minister Christine Elliott says 1,095 cases are in Toronto, 596 in Peel Region and 342 in York Region. TORONTO STAR

Premier Doug Ford is vowing to have 40 per cent of adults vaccinated against COVID-19 — including essential workers over age 18 in Toronto and Peel Region hot...

The shots will start during spring break, government announces. TORONTO STAR