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Applefest at the Markham Museum

Applefest at the Markham Museum

September 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Join us for the 33rd Annual Applefest at Markham Museum. This year’s event will offer access to several exhibitions, new rides and games, live entertainment and family-fun activities for all to enjoy. Come and taste fresh, de…

Annual Terry Fox Run - Sept 17, 2017

Annual Terry Fox Run - Sept 17, 2017

September 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Everyone is welcome to participate in a Markham-Unionville Terry Fox Run, regardless of age, athletic ability or socioeconomic standing. While the Run does not have an entry fee or minimum donation we do ask all participants …

TD Markham Jazz Festival announces Saturday Night Headliner

TD Markham Jazz Festival announces Saturday Night Headliner

July 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

TD Markham Jazz Festival announces five-time Grammy award winner and world-renowned headliner for Saturday night, August 19! Among more than 30 free concerts on three stages and along Main Street from Thursday August 17 th…

CWHL Thunder comes to Markham

CWHL Thunder comes to Markham

July 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL) Commissioner Brenda Andress and Mayor Frank Scarpitti gathered to announce the relocation of the CWHL’s Thunder hockey team from Brampton to the City of Markham. The team will officially …

Celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday in Markham on July 1

Celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday in Markham on July 1

June 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

The City of Markham is set to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with its biggest and most vibrant Canada Day yet. Join Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Markham's Canada Day Co-Chairs Councillor Amanda Collucci and Councillor Alex Chiu,…

 
 
October 13th
 Investigators with the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit are seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect following a pharmacy robbery in the City of Vaughan.  On Thursday, August 3, 2017, at approximately 12:30 p.m., a female suspec…
October 13th
Investigators with the York Regional Police #1 District Criminal Investigations Bureau are seeking public assistance to locate a man wanted for a violent robbery that occurred in the Town of Aurora.On Friday, October 6, 2017, at 1:30 p.m., York Regional P…
October 11th
 Investigators with the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit are seeking assistance to identify two suspects following a robbery at a gas station in the City of Vaughan.   On Saturday, October 7, 2017, shortly before midnight, York Region…
Top News Stories
October 16th
Harrowing stories are emerging of Canadians and their friends on the ground in Mogadishu, following Saturday's bombing attack that killed at least 300 people.
October 16th
Bombardier Inc. has announced it has sold a majority stake in its CSeries passenger jet business to European aerospace giant Airbus for no cost.
 Sports News
October 16th
A person with direct knowledge of the situation says attorneys for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York as they try again to stop the running back's six-game suspension over domestic violence al…
October 16th
Following Cleveland's final practice before a season opener against Boston with playoff-level hype, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue still wasn't sure if LeBron James was playing Tuesday.
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October 15th
The Royals collected 3 of a possible 4 points in back-to-back games with the Fury over the weekend.
 
 

 
 
 Markham News
October 6th
Markham's nine-year average tax rate increase of 13.89 per cent is the lowest among all the 27 GTA municipalities.
October 3rd
This event is to provide vendors the opportunity to meet YPC members and inquire as to each organizations procurement practices.
October 3rd
Twenty-one sites were open to the public for Doors Open Markham 2017.
 

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 Ontario News
October 16th
Ontario is helping people access health care services closer to home in the Oakwood-Vaughan area, with a new clinic that will provide preventative care and social supports for people living in poverty, isolated seniors, vulnerable youth, non-insured pa…
October 16th
Ontario is making it easier for families to get around the Town of Tecumseh, with a new off-road cycling and walking path that connects to other nearby trails and makes commuting safer and more convenient. 
October 16th
Ontario, together with Manulife and Indigenous partners, has taken another step on the journey to reconciliation with the dedication of a garden that will provide medicines sacred to many Indigenous peoples.
October 16th
Ontario is supporting Weber Manufacturing Technologies in a major upgrade of its facilities, helping to create 17 new jobs and secure 220 existing jobs in Midland.
 World News
October 16th
Joshua Boyle says he and his wife decided to have children even while held hostage in Afghanistan because they always planned to have a big family and decided, "Hey, let's make the best of this and at least go home with a larger start on our dream family.…
October 16th
Harrowing stories are emerging of Canadians and their friends on the ground in Mogadishu, following Saturday's bombing attack that killed at least 300 people.
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