Federal Update: Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy Extension

Federal Update: Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy Extension   The Government of Canada is extending the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy program (CEWS) by three more months – until end of August – in order to help employers keep their workers on payroll.   The CEWS program covers 75 per cent of an eligible company’s payroll, up […]

City Update: Select Drop-off Depots to Reopen

City Update: Select Drop-off Depots to Reopen   As of Saturday, May 16, three Drop-off Depots – Bermondsey, Ingram and Scarborough – will reopen to the general public on Saturdays from 7 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. for residents to drop-off of their recycling, garbage, yard waste and household hazardous waste. The Ingram location is the […]

Provincial Updates: Reopening the Economy, Stage 1

  As of 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, May 16, the following businesses/services will reopen: Golf courses Marinas, boat clubs and private boat launches Private parks and campgrounds can open to prepare for the season Businesses that board animals.   As of 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, May 19, the following businesses/services will reopen (assuming trends in […]

Apply Now for the Canada Student Emergency Benefit (CESB)

The Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) provides financial support to post-secondary students, and recent post-secondary and high school graduates who are unable to find work due to COVID-19. This benefit is for students who do not qualify for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) or Employment Insurance (EI).   From May to August 2020, the […]

City of Toronto – ShopHere Initiative

City of Toronto – ShopHere Initiative: Mayor Tory has announced the launch of ShopHere, a new initiative to help Toronto’s independent businesses and artists set-up their online stores with the help of volunteer web developers, business students and corporate partners. The free program provides businesses one-on-one support with building an online store to start selling […]