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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, delicious apple cider, appl…

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 to fund raise or make a d…

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 through Sunday August 20, w…

 
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 relocate to the City of M…

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, and Members of Council i…

 
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 Opening Night Concert at Unio…

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 three stages and in half a d…

 
Victoria Day Long Weekend – Be Safe On The Water

Victoria Day Long Weekend – Be Safe On The Water

May 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

As part of Safe Boating Awareness Week, members of the York Regional Police Marine Unit would like remind boaters and anyone planning to have fun on the water to be safe and not to mix alcohol with boating.

Motorcycle Safety and Awareness - Two Wheels. One Life. Ride Safe.

Motorcycle Safety and Awareness - Two Wheels. One Life. Ride Safe.

April 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Warm weather brings out the two wheel vehicles. Drivers of other vehicles are urged to check blind spots twice for motorcycles before making turns or lane changes. Motorcycles often reduce speed by down shifting which means you may not have the visua…

 
 
 
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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