Day: June 4, 2020

Toronto & GTA

City paying nearly $3M to temporarily house, feed homeless over 6-month period

The city will be paying nearly $3 million over a six-month-period to temporarily house homeless people moved from encampments at the end of April in two leased midtown buildings, The Toronto Sun has learned. On April 30, the city announced the homeless living in tents were being moved into 125 furnished units in midtown as […]

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Porn star Nacho Vidal held in Spain after man dies in toad-venom ritual

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A “mystic ritual” reportedly took place at Mr Vidal’s home near Valencia last year A Spanish porn actor is being investigated on suspicion of manslaughter after a photographer died during a toad-venom ritual, police say. Nacho Vidal, 46, and two others were briefly detained last Friday over the death. […]

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Andrew Wilkinson
B.C. legislature
British Columbia Politics
Health Canada
Vaughn Palmer

B.C.’s success in managing COVID-19 due to finding own health supplies

Article content continued “Twenty-seven million pairs of gloves — 600,000 of those, just under two per cent, from the federal government’s bulk procurement. “And 1.3 million gowns, of which 30,700, or just under two per cent, are from the federal government’s bulk procurement.” Ottawa did come through on one item: “One million, two hundred fifty […]

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