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After a months-long consultation process with York Region community members to rename a Vaughan high school, a bitter dispute has led to accusations of anti-Semitism and resulting allegations of racism.

Ontario is reporting 2,662 new cases of COVID-19 and 87 new deaths. 779 of the new cases are in Toronto, 542 are in Peel and 228 are in York Region.

David Sherman, a Board of Trustees member within the York RegionDistrict School Board, is alleging “certain groups” in the community collected name submissions from outside the country to improperly bolster support for naming the school after Nalayeh.

Cleon Jones, a former New York Mets player, talks about HankAaron's legacy. "It's a great loss not just to the Aaron family. It's a great loss to this region, the city of Mobile, surrounding areas, and the state."

The new cases reported today include 779 in Toronto, 542 in Peel Region, 228 in York Region, 128 in Waterloo Region, 188 in Windsor-Essex County and 102 in Halton Region.

#BREAKING : Ontario is reporting 2,655 new COVID-19 cases today and 89 more deaths. The most new cases are in Toronto (925), Peel Region (473) and York Region (226). 395 people remain in ICU.

In York Region over the weekend, public health inspected more than 70 businesses, focusing its COVID-19 enforcement on big box retail and grocery stores. The inspections resulted in 11 charges.

York Region shared a list of retailers fined over the last week for violations of Ontario's Reopening Ontario Act, among them major pharmacy and grocery locations.

This York Region inspector has been trying to enforce COVID-19 orders. Here's what she's seen

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Here’s our newest chart, tracking death tolls in cities & regions: • Wuhan was ground zero, but Lombardia has overtaken it as worst-hit region worldwide • Madrid could be worse than Lombardia, and New York’s death trajectory looks steep All charts here:

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Madrid is once again Europe’s worst-hit region, while New York is opening up. Here’s how the two cities’ Covid-19 fortunes diverged

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There is no dollar figure to a human life. New York will reopen (by region) when it is safe to do so.

Cuomo's disastrous decisions had effects far beyond his region as New York became the 'primary source of new infections in the United States.' So with @rkylesmith  piece, read this from NYT: 'Travel From New York City Seeded Wave of U.S. Outbreaks.'

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Some regions of New York are closer to reopening than others. Currently, no region meets all the requirements necessary to reopen safely and securely. There is a lot of work to do.

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has hired high-powered consultants to develop a science-based plan for the safe economic reopening of the region that can thwart expected pressure from President Donald Trump to move more rapidly, sources tell @Reuters 

March 24 death curves 1. US reaches the Iran curve 2. New York now on par with Madrid for the worst death slope region in the world (close to doubling/1 day rate and hope this flattens fast) via @jburnmurdoch  @FT 

Increase over yesterday in detected coronavirus cases. Hopefully, grouping things by region helps even out disparities in testing rates. South: +32% Northeast (excluding NY): +30% Midwest: +27% West (excluding CA & WA): +23% New York: +20% California: +20% Washington: +11%

Special Report: Climate change is pushing seas ever higher, threatening coastal areas worldwide. The American epicenter is south Louisiana. The New York Times and collaborated to bring attention to the ecological crisis facing this vital region.

Raids underway in Calif.; Texas; Northern Va.; N.C.; Fla.; Hudson Valley region of New York; Kan.

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