School closures in Ontario: 15 institutions closed due to COVID-19 outbreak

School closures in Ontario: 15 institutions closed due to COVID-19 outbreak

TORONTO – Fifteen of Ontario’s public schools are now closed due to COVID-19 proliferation – the highest number of school closures seen in the province to date this year, with the number of closures now exceeding what happened at this point in the 2020 school year. The Ministry of Education says 170 new cases of … Read more

ESPN’s Dick Vitale returns to the microphone as he battles lymphoma

ESPN’s Dick Vitale returns to the microphone as he battles lymphoma

He is back!Screenshot: ESPN Dick Vitale returned to the podium last night for a Gonzaga-UCLA game, and if you caught the video live or on Twitter, you should be pretty stone cold so as not to get a salty spill from your tear ducts to the man currently fighting cancer. If you did not know, … Read more

Ottawa clue stumps Jeopardy! participants

Ottawa clue stumps Jeopardy!  participants

OTTAWA – If You Caught ‘Jeopardy!’ Tuesday night you probably knew the right answer to the last track. The Final Jeopardy category was the capitals of the world, and the two remaining players got a clue that Ottawa fans were likely shouting on their TV. The clue, as read by host Ken Jennings: “An annual … Read more

Ottawa Weather: Sunny skies but cool Wednesday

Ottawa Weather: Sunny skies but cool Wednesday

OTTAWA – There will be plenty of sunshine in the capital on Wednesday. Environment Canada’s weather forecast for a sunny sky and a high temperature of 4 C. It will feel like -13 C in the morning with wind chill. Individual clouds will roll in tonight and temperatures will drop to -2 C overnight. Expect … Read more

Orleans school closed due to COVID-19

OTTAWA – A Catholic elementary school in OrlĂ©ans is the latest in Ottawa to close due to COVID-19. Chapel Hill Catholic School is closed for personal learning on Wednesday and will be until further notice, the Ottawa Catholic School board said on Twitter. There are five student cases of the virus, according to OCSB’s COVID-19 … Read more

The Lions Bears Thanksgiving matchup may be Detroit’s best chance of a win

It’s a race to the bottom of NFC North on Thanksgiving.Picture: Getty Images It’s almost a year since the Detroit Lions won a football match. In early December 2020, they managed a 34-30 victory over the Bears before dropping the last four games of the season. In 2021, Dan Campbell’s team fell eight in a … Read more

The Knicks are looking for answers to brutal offensive funk

At least the Knicks can no longer blame Elfrid Payton for their offensive inertia. By the time they entered Tuesday’s competition against the Lakers, the Knicks had averaged less than 100 points in their previous seven games (99.7). They had not scored more than 106 points in any match during that time and were 2-4 … Read more

The Ashes: Troy Cooley for consultation on England’s preparations ahead of the first Test against Australia | Cricket news

Former English and Australian bowling coach Cooley will help prepare tourists in Brisbane and then work with Lions seamstresses in their four-day match against Australia, starting on 9 December Last updated: 24/11/21 10:00 Troy Cooley has previously worked with both England and Australia England Men have confirmed the appointment of Troy Cooley as bowling coach … Read more

Toronto housing: First-time home buyers pushed out by investors

TORONTO – At a time when a for sale sign immediately appears to be a sold sign, the biggest driving force in the market may now be investors. According to Teranet, the largest segment of the real estate market is now multi-property owners by 25 percent, higher than first-time buyers by 22 percent. “We are … Read more

Why football fans love watching the orange ball

In the picture: Ball except orangePhoto: AP I can not tell you why I and other football fans (who might just be my one friend) love it when the orange ball shows up. Probably because it’s just that rare. Or maybe because it looks like a small alien craft has landed on the runway and … Read more