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York University strike drags on with little hope of resolution

York University strike drags on with little hope of resolution

May 31, 2018 // 0 Comments

The longest strike at an English-speaking university in Canadian history is showing no signs of reaching an end. On day 87, record-long York University strike drags on with little hope of resolution. On Wednesday, contract faculty, teaching and gr…

49th Unionville Festival 2018

49th Unionville Festival 2018

May 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

Hey Unionville, the first weekend in June signifies "Festival Weekend" in our village. Saturday June 2nd and Sunday June 3rd for 2018. This year they are celebrating the 49th Festival on Main Street Unionville.

 
Rogers Hometown Hockey Lands in Markham

Rogers Hometown Hockey Lands in Markham

March 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour presented by Scotiabank and Dodge is heading to Markham, ON, for a celebration of hockey on March 3 and 4. The weekend will feature broadcast hosts Ron MacLean and Tara Slone, meet-and-greet opportunities with NHL alumni C…

WinterRouge 2018

WinterRouge 2018

February 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

Get outside and active this Family Day long weekend at Rouge National Urban Park with a full day of winter activities and traditional games guaranteed to warm up the entire family! Sunday, February 18th 11:00am to 4:00pm at the Toronto Zoo Road We…

 
York Regional Police are not giving up.

York Regional Police are not giving up.

December 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

York Regional Police removed 28 impaired drivers from our roadways and charged 50 distracted drivers in a seven-day period. Twenty-one male drivers and seven female drivers were charged with impaired-related driving offences between Monday, Decemb…

Unpredictable Ice Conditions On Lake Simcoe

Unpredictable Ice Conditions On Lake Simcoe

December 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

The York Regional Police Marine Unit would like to remind residents that ice thickness on Lake Simcoe and surrounding waterways are still unpredictable and fluctuating temperatures mean potentially dangerous conditions around waterways during early-s…

 
Main Street Markham Host 33rd Festival of Lights

Main Street Markham Host 33rd Festival of Lights

November 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Come out to Main Street Markham on Friday, November 24th, 2017, from 6pm-10pm for the 33rd Annual Festival of Lights, Markham Village’s traditional kick-off to the holiday season. Opening ceremonies will begin at 8pm with Santa, the tree lighting, an…

Markham Hosts ITTF Women's World Cup

Markham Hosts ITTF Women's World Cup

October 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Uncle Pop 2017 Women’s World Cup presented by Polar Naturals is being held in Markham, Canada. It is the first time that Canada is hosting the World Championship of Table Tennis tournament. 20 competitors will be competing over 3 days for cash pr…

 
 
 
March 26th
Investigators with the York Regional Police Major Crimes Bureau have made an arrest in the ongoing armed kidnapping investigation, but the victim, 22-year-old Wanzhen LU, has not been located.In the early morning hours on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, investig…
March 25th
Thanks to members of the public and media, York Regional Police have recovered the vehicle involved in the kidnapping of 22-year-old Wanzhen LU. Investigators continue to appeal to the public for any information on his whereabouts. Overnight on Sunda…
March 25th
York Regional Police is seeking public assistance to locate a 24-year-old man missing from the City of Vaughan.Simi ABRAMS was last seen on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at 12:30 p.m., when he left on foot from Mackenzie Health Hospital, located at 10 Trench …
March 24th
York Regional Police is seeking public assistance to locate 22-year-old Wanzhen LU who was kidnapped from an underground parking garage in the City of Markham.On Saturday, March 23, 2019, shortly before 6 p.m., the victim and his friend were in an undergr…
 Ontario News
March 26th
TORONTO - Today, Ontario passed the Comprehensive Ontario Police Services Act, 2019, new legislation that fixed the previous government's Bill 175. Bill 175 treated police with suspicion while making it more difficult for them to do their jobs.
March 26th
Ontario's Government is putting people first and taking strong action in its plan to fight gun violence and dismantle gangs by boosting local crime prevention, enforcement and prosecution across the province.
March 26th
PETERBOROUGH — Ontario's government is working for the people to deliver on its promise to get people moving faster through new infrastructure funding that will help make the province open for business and open for jobs.
March 25th
TORONTO - Ontario's Government for the People is inviting consumers to be part of the 2019 Foodland Ontario Retailer Awards program, which recognizes outstanding retailer support for Ontario-grown foods. For the first time in more than 30 years, consum…
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