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People must follow safety protocols. Now.

It’s pretty safe to say 2020 has not been the best year. Protests on police injustice, riots, Australia on fire (yes that was 2020),...

Get the vaccine to more front-line workers

The vaccines are here. But where?In the first stage of the distribution, the federal government decided people in close living settings, those who provide...

Day in the life of a teacher during the pandemic

Every week, Peter Lee, Culinary Management program coordinator at Durham College (DC), arrives at the Whitby Campus and teaches remotely for his students at...

Pandemic leaves local music industry devastated…but not dead

The year is 2016, Klinsvin Gilbert is performing at a college campus in Karnataka, India. As soon as his band starts to play, the...

Cicada cares for skin through COVID-19

“If you spend more than like 50 bucks, you’re gonna get this free mini oil,” Christina Piazza explains. “People were like, I just want...

Day in the life: firefighters during COVID

Station 3, by Beatrice and Mary Street in Oshawa, is where Matt Sylvester, 38, works. As an Oshawa firefighter who has been on the...

Why the government should recruit TikTok Stars to fight COVID-19

Toronto and Peel went into lockdown on November 23, after Ontario crossed the critical threshold of 150 COVID-19 patients in its intensive care units....

DC helps students get jobs through COVID-19

Looking for jobs during COVID-19?Durham College's (DC) career development coach, Alix Chasse, says the job market “started off a little bit slow,” at the...

GTA curly businesses benefit from COVID-19, BLM

The pandemic lockdown hasn't been a bad thing for some online businesses, especially those that are black-owned. The awareness of the Black Lives Matter...

COVID-19’s community impact: All or Nothing brews up support

Editor's note: This is one in a series of articles chronicling the effects of COVID-19 on businesses and organizations in Oshawa.COVID-19 isn’t stopping one...