‘Less than 10’ elementary school also partially plowed, but open for the day TORONTO STAR

Students across the province are (finally) going back to the classroom on Wednesday. Follow along here throughout the day. TORONTO STAR

More than 20 per cent of workers can retire by 2026, says report from Conference Board of Canada. TORONTO STAR

Meanwhile, Laurentian University President Robert Haché says on-campus course delivery will be delayed until at least Jan. 30. TORONTO STAR

With Omicron cases high, some parents feel left on their own amid a variety of plans, and are troubled by suggestions about how students should eat. TORONTO...

Toronto residents with on-street parking are confronting a familiar dilemma: move their car and lose the spot they worked hard to clear. TORONTO STAR

Newly unsealed documents reveal what Sherman family, friends and business associates told homicide detectives. TORONTO STAR

Despite efforts in northern Peel Region and Toronto’s northwest corner, less than 20 per cent of residents in these areas have received third doses, ICES data shows.

Only 48.8 per cent of children aged 5-11 in Waterloo Region have received their first dose of the vaccine TORONTO STAR

‘If you’re a high-ranking Black person, then I feel like you’re kind of expected to use your power to push back against feelings of racism’ TORONTO STAR

Dr. Theresa Tam said Omicron is pushing the pandemic towards an endemic state — meaning COVID-19 would keep infecting people without disappearing. TORONTO STAR

Starting debate on a bill that his Democrats can’t possibly pass in the Senate is an election strategy rather than an attempt at governing, Edward Keenan writes.

A provincial bureaucrat fired after the alleged theft of $11 million in COVID-19 relief aid has been awarded $150,000 in legal costs by an Ontario court. TORONTO...

Sarah Weinman comments on a landmark ‘cold case’ investigation — now already disputed — and what got written out of Anne Frank’s story. TORONTO STAR

Hundreds of drivers found themselves stranded for hours on the highways as a winter storm pummeled Toronto and the GTA, dumping about 36 cm Monday. TORONTO STAR

Premier Doug Ford is signalling restrictions imposed two weeks ago to slow the spread of COVID-19’s super-contagious Omicron variant will soon be eased. TORONTO STAR

After a couple of days of plowing Toronto streets, removal operations are expected to take the snow away. TORONTO STAR

Muzzin’s loss means the Leafs are without their second defensive pairing — his partner Justin Holl is in NHL COVID health and safety protocols. TORONTO STAR

Also injured in the Jan. 18, 2021, attack was Giovanni (John) Costa’s son Michael, who was shot in an earlier attempt on his life two months prior.

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has condemned Quebec’s plan to slap a charge or tax on unvaccinated persons, calling it a threat to basic principle of universal access to...