Sprucing it up

From left, co-owners of Shooters Tavern, Bobbi Nugent and Paul Maybroda, with their staff Jenna McCallum and Sam Krawczuk, put a coat of paint on their patio to spruce it up just in time for patio opening on Friday.

Restaurant patio owners are sprucing up their establishments in time for Friday, when Ontario will move into the initial phase of its reopening plan three days ahead of schedule.

The decision was based on vaccination rates and “continuing improvements in key public health indicators.”

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