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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,…

TD Markham Jazz Festival announces Opening Night Concert

TD Markham Jazz Festival announces Opening Night Concert

June 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

The TD Markham Jazz Festival is proud to continue its tradition of presenting the industry’s most talented artists with the appearance of JUNO-nominated singer, songwriter and recording artist Barbra Lica for this year’s Open…

TD Markham Jazz Festival announces early confirmed artists!

TD Markham Jazz Festival announces early confirmed artists!

June 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Returning attendees know to expect an inspiring cultural experience from start to finish. They enjoy the charm of historic Unionville and its excellent restaurants as they savour the variety of jazz and blues presented on thr…

 
 
August 16th
York Regional Police would like to thank the media and the public for their assistance in locating Kimberly NEWTON.She was located in good health and has been reunited with family. 
August 15th
Investigators with the York Regional Police #4 District Criminal Investigations Bureau have charged a 53-year-old man following a road rage incident that resulted in a man being stabbed.On Sunday, August 6, 2017, shortly before 11 p.m., York Regional Poli…
August 15th
Investigators with the York Regional Police #4 District Criminal Investigations Bureau have charged a 21-year-old man following a stabbing in the City of Vaughan.On Wednesday, August 9, 2017, a victim attended #4 District Headquarters, located at 2700 Rut…
Top News Stories
August 19th
For a party leader, not moving with any haste to win a seat in the House could be understood as a realistic assessment of the political significance of Parliament. It could also be a problematic assessment.
August 19th
​Scientists now know that the mere act of living leaves molecular scars on our genes; and in medical history, Canadians discovered a chemotherapy drug in a Jamaican periwinkle plant that arrived in the mail.
 Sports News
August 19th
Northern Lights lose heart breaker to Ireland 25-21 in Melbourne, Australia.
August 19th
Jerome Messam rushed for Calgary's only touchdown and Rene Parades was perfect on five field goals as the Stampeders defeated the B.C. Lions 21-17 on Friday night.
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July 28th
The Markham Royals have announced their schedule for the upcoming 2017-18 season.
 
 

 
 
 Markham News
August 17th
Payment forms and EZ-Reg/eConnect will be unavailable.
August 16th
The City has now completed Phase 1, Phase 2 and part of Phase 3 of the 4-Phase Rouge Valley Trail project.
August 16th
Come join the fun at Ontario's largest children's festival at the Markham Civic Centre on Saturday, August 26.
 

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 Ontario News
August 18th
As part of Ontario's Climate Change Action Plan, Ontario is investing in a new Electric School Bus Pilot Program designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while giving students a safe, clean transit option to and from school. 
August 17th
Ontario has reached a major milestone in the Hurontario Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, which will offer more transit options and improve commutes for people travelling in Mississauga and Brampton.  
August 17th
Ontario is improving business and technical training for people who work in the art and culture sector, to help them develop their careers and gain the essential skills to support growth and innovation in the sector.
August 16th
Ontario continues to combat invasive plants and animals in order to protect the environment and allow people across the province to continue to enjoy rivers, lakes, parks and other green spaces.
 World News
August 19th
The week in pictures: Top images from around the world, Aug. 12-18.
August 19th
President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honouring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center arts awards to "allow the honourees to celebrate without any political distraction."
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