Tag: pandemic

Dora Awards are called off due to COVID-19 pandemic

The shows aren’t going on and neither will the Dora Mavor Moore Awards. The Doras, which celebrate excellence in Toronto’s performing arts community, normally take place at the end of June but will now be postponed to an undetermined future date due to the COVID-19 outbreak. But the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts, which…

Pandemic causes sharp drop in Canadians searching for homes

Canadians’ interest in searching for houses online is waning amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to real estate portal Point2 Homes. Canadian home searches on the website were 38 per cent lower on March 23 compared to March 5, according to data from the real estate marketplace, which is based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Point2 Homes has…