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Lower Ossington Theatre closes permanently amid COVID-19 pandemic

Toronto’s Lower Ossington Theatre has announced it’s permanently closing its doors amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The live theatre company released the statement on its website, saying that it tried to hold on as long as possible, but the rent was no longer sustainable. “While it is likely no surprise by

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Hudson’s Bay permanently laying off more than 600 workers across Canada

TORONTO – Hudson’s Bay Co. is permanently laying off more than 600 workers across Canada amid ongoing store closures due to COVID-19 lockdowns. Tiffany Bourre, a spokeswoman for the iconic retailer, says nearly half the company’s department stores remain temporarily closed. She says due to circumstances beyond HBC’s control, the

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