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Toronto woman caught up in scam waits on hold with bank as she watches funds disappear from her account [Video]

Profits of unscrupulous thieves who are running a fake taxi scam are adding up to huge amounts, say more victims who are coming forward to CTV News Toronto.

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Ontario expecting shorter timeline for COVID-19 vaccine rollout, next steps in plan to be revealed Friday [Video]

Ontario will prioritize age and risk in the second phase of its vaccination plan and will rely on pharmacies to deliver the AstraZeneca vaccine to residents who fit those categories.

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Toronto will wait for Ontario COVID-19 booking portal to come online before vaccinating seniors [Video]

Toronto will not begin a mass registration of its seniors for COVID-19 vaccination for at least another 12 days because it is waiting for a centrally-run registration program set up by the province to come online, Mayor John Tory said Wednesday.

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COVID-19 vaccine appointments fully booked in York Region [Video]

Appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine in York Region are completely booked after about 20,000 people registered to get the shot within the first two hours on Monday, officials said.

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Supply issue slows COVID-19 vaccinations in Toronto for people 80 and older [Video]

Once the city receives significantly more coronavirus vaccine doses and can begin inoculating its population of people over 80, Torontos size will pose its own difficulties

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Ontario long-term care minister says she didn’t go public with concerns because she’s no expert [Video]

Ontario’s long-term care minister said she didn’t go public early last year with concerns about COVID-19 spreading in nursing homes because she didn’t consider herself an authority on the emerging threat.

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‘Each time we get a different answer’: Do older children arriving to Canada have to stay in quarantine hotels? [Video]

A group of Toronto-area parents are struggling to interpret Canadas rules over whether younger adults and older children have to book themselves into so-called quarantine hotels when they return to Canada.

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City to begin administering COVID-19 vaccines to those in Toronto’s shelter system [Video]

Starting next week, the city will begin administering COVID-19 vaccines to people in Toronto’s shelter system.