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Nova Scotian hosts online kitchen party as antidote to the COVID-19 blues

Nova Scotian hosts online kitchen party as antidote to the COVID-19 blues

HALIFAX — For those growing weary of gloomy news about the COVID-19 pandemic, Nova Scotian Heather Thomson has created an upbeat antidote: an online, down-home kitchen party.
Justin Bieber postpones all 2020 tour dates due to COVID-19

Justin Bieber postpones all 2020 tour dates due to COVID-19

TORONTO — Justin Bieber has postponed all of his 2020 world tour dates due to the COVID-19 crisis. The Stratford, Ont.-raised pop superstar made the announcement on his social media accounts.
Justin Bieber postpones all 2020 tour dates due to COVID-19

Justin Bieber postpones all 2020 tour dates due to COVID-19

TORONTO — Justin Bieber has postponed all of his 2020 world tour dates due to the COVID-19 crisis. The Stratford, Ont.-raised pop superstar made the announcement on his social media accounts.
Fertility treatments halted, leaving patients in "anxiety, fear" about family prospects

Fertility treatments halted, leaving patients in "anxiety, fear" about family prospects

Fertility clinics across Canada have stopped initiating treatments as part of the broader pandemic-related suspension of elective medical procedures, leaving patients uncertain as to when, or if, they'll get their chance at becoming parents.
Caylee Hammack's band went from concerts to mowing lawns

Caylee Hammack's band went from concerts to mowing lawns

NASHVILLE — Country singer Caylee Hammack and her band are facing months without income after the concert industry came to a halt to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. So they put down their guitars and started pushing lawnmowers.
Caylee Hammack's band went from concerts to mowing lawns

Caylee Hammack's band went from concerts to mowing lawns

NASHVILLE — Country singer Caylee Hammack and her band are facing months without income after the concert industry came to a halt to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. So they put down their guitars and started pushing lawnmowers.
'Wicked' movie release delayed, 'Minions' pushed to 2021

'Wicked' movie release delayed, 'Minions' pushed to 2021

LOS ANGELES — “Wicked” fans are going to have to wait even longer to see Stephen Daldry's film adaptation of the popular Broadway musical.
Not so funny: Edinburgh festivals cancelled for first time

Not so funny: Edinburgh festivals cancelled for first time

LONDON — Every August, the Scottish capital of Edinburgh plays host to some of the funniest and most talented — not to forget strangest — performers from the U.K. and the wider world. Not this year.
Cineplex to keep its theatres doors closed for the foreseeable future

Cineplex to keep its theatres doors closed for the foreseeable future

TORONTO — Canada's largest movie exhibitor will keep its doors closed nationwide into the foreseeable future amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Canadians in New York's arts scene describe the city's grim COVID-19 situation

Canadians in New York's arts scene describe the city's grim COVID-19 situation

TORONTO — As a New York-based Canadian with a home in Toronto, Allana Harkin has been closely following how COVID-19 is affecting this country.
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