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Canada's 911 Ride this weekend

Canada's 911 Ride this weekend

August 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

This weekend marks the 10th year of “Canada’s 911 Ride Foundation” 2-day ride. A “Police Escorted” motorcycle ride focusing on raising awareness and fundraising to support families of fallen and injured emergency responders. This years ride starts …

YRP arrest suspects wanted in more than 35 area Break and Enters

YRP arrest suspects wanted in more than 35 area Break and Enters

August 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

A group of suspects, wanted in connection with more than 35 residential break and enters across the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), are now under arrest. Since April 20, 2015, a dedicated team of York Regional Police property crime investigators have id…

Four Ontario Electric Utilities Pursue Merger

Four Ontario Electric Utilities Pursue Merger

August 24, 2015 // 0 Comments

On April 16, 2015, the Government of Ontario announced that negotiations were underway with respect to a potential three-way merger of PowerStream Holdings Inc., Enersource Corporation and Horizon Utilities Corporation, with an opportunity to acquire…

 
Markham Stouffville Hospital Earns LEED® Silver Certification

Markham Stouffville Hospital Earns LEED® Silver Certification

August 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) has achieved another significant milestone in its path to environmental sustainability, earning LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver Certification for its recent 385,000 square-foot expansion…

Ontario Investing in Markham Stouffville Hospital

Ontario Investing in Markham Stouffville Hospital

August 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

Ontario is upgrading hospital infrastructure to ensure patients in the catchment area of the Markham Stouffville get the care they need. The province is investing $154, 977 for infrastructure upgrades at Markham Stouffville Hospital. The funding wil…

 
Charges Laid Following Laser Strike On Police Helicopter

Charges Laid Following Laser Strike On Police Helicopter

August 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

Investigators with the York Regional Police #4 District Criminal Investigations Bureau have arrested and charged a man after he pointed a laser at the Air2 police helicopter in the City of Vaughan. On Sunday, August 16, 2015, at 1:30 a.m., Air2 was…

Police Seek Evading Motorcycle Rider

Police Seek Evading Motorcycle Rider

August 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

Investigators with the York Regional Police #5 District Criminal Investigation Bureau are seeking public assistance to identify the rider of a motorcycle that intentionally evaded police in the City of Markham. It was measured traveling in excess of …

 
18th Jazz Festival Kicks off Aug 13

18th Jazz Festival Kicks off Aug 13

August 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

The 18th Markham Jazz festival is ready to kick off starting Thursday Aug 13 and will run through to Sunday August 16th. There will be over 30 performances on 3 main stages set up on Main street Unionville. Opening night, Thursday at the Varley Gall…

YRP - Operation Dry Water

YRP - Operation Dry Water

July 31, 2015 // 0 Comments

The York Regional Police Marine Unit will be out this long weekend participating in the Canadian Safe Boating Council’s (CSBC) Operation Dry Water. We are reminding boaters and anyone planning to have fun out on the water not to mix alcohol with boat…

 
 
 
May 17th
 York Regional Police is launching its 2019 summer impaired driving campaign Safe Roads: Your Call.Our service has made consistent and ongoing efforts to stop impaired driving on our roads through enforcement and education, but the greatest impact in…
May 15th
Victim Services of York Region (VSY) is pleased to host a conference on May 29 to 30, 2019 for National Victims and Survivors of Crime Week.The first day of the conference will be held at the Sheraton Parkway Hotel in Richmond Hill. This year’s keyn…
May 15th
Investigators with the York Regional Police Special Victims Unit continue to seek the mother of the newborn baby boy who was left outside of a fire station in the Town of Georgina.On Tuesday, May 14, 2019, shortly after 3 a.m., police were called to Georg…
May 14th
  York Regional Police has laid charges against two men after hazardous, explosive materials were located at a residence in the City of Richmond Hill.On Thursday, May 9, 2019, York Regional Police began an investigation after receiving informati…
 Ontario News
May 17th
TORONTO—Ontario's government is launching an expert panel and online consultation on intellectual property to help protect made-in-Ontario ideas and create jobs and economic growth. The government is working to strengthen the way the province genera…
May 17th
The Ontario government is protecting what matters most by investing $850,000 in the Invasive Species Centre to support ongoing research and management of invasive species across the province.
May 17th
PETERBOROUGH — Ontario's government is working for the people by holding consultations to hear from businesses firsthand on industrial electricity pricing and programs.
May 17th
HAMILTON - Ontario is making the province's adult correctional system safer by hiring 47 new correctional officer graduates.
 Markham News
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