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Holiday Heroes Toy Drive

Holiday Heroes Toy Drive

November 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

This year, marks the 22nd time the Holiday Heroes Campaign has been able to change the lives of families who have come into hard times. Each year we ask individuals, businesses, community groups and schools to partner with us to help support these f…

Mayor and Partners committed to YorkU Markham Camps project

Mayor and Partners committed to YorkU Markham Camps project

October 30, 2018 // 0 Comments

We remain equally committed to this vitally important project and to working together as we explore all possible options to build the campus. The campus was designed to meet the forecasted steady increase in population growth and the demand for pr…

Cannabis Legalization - YRP committed to enforcing the existing laws

Cannabis Legalization - YRP committed to enforcing the existing laws

October 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

York Regional Police is reminding residents that although cannabis is now legal, we are committed to enforcing the existing laws around impaired driving, illegal distribution, cultivation and possession. “Our officers will continue to ensure our c…

 
Markham Council Votes Unanimously to Pass New Cannabis Rules

Markham Council Votes Unanimously to Pass New Cannabis Rules

October 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

New By-law prohibits smoking and vaporizing of recreational cannabis in public places. At a Special Meeting today, Markham Council passed a new Cannabis By-law that further protects the health and well-being of Markham residents and ensures local co…

 
YRP Executive Command Team Welcomes New Deputy

YRP Executive Command Team Welcomes New Deputy

September 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

Executive Command Team Welcomes New Deputy Following Swearing-In Ceremony Chief Eric Jolliffe and Deputy Chiefs Tom Carrique and André Crawford are pleased to welcome Deputy Chief Robertson Rouse to the Executive Command Team following his swearin…

It's the 174th Markham Fair

It's the 174th Markham Fair

September 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

Markham Fair is Canada’s largest 4-day fall fair with many entertaining and educational events for all ages. It is always held on the weekend before Thanksgiving. Help us keep our annual tradition going, bring your family and friends and enjoy our “r…

 
Sign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign

Sign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign

September 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

Markham voters are invited to meet their candidates running in the upcoming municipal election. Inform your decision by meeting candidates face-to-face and get a sense of who they are and what they could do for you if elected. At these events, you wi…

11th Annual Kylemore Kares Charity Golf Tournament

11th Annual Kylemore Kares Charity Golf Tournament

September 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

Industry trades people, consultants and suppliers swapped their office attire for golf gear to participate in Kylemore Communities/Angus Glen Developments annual invitational tournament. The 11th Annual Kylemore Kares Charity Golf Tournament was held…

 
 
 
July 11th
 Investigators with the York Regional Police Homicide Unit have arrested and charged a third suspect in connection with the homicide investigation after a shooting that took place in East Gwillimbury in March 2019.  On Wednesday, July 10, 2…
July 11th
York Regional Police with the assistance of the Toronto Police Service have located a 70-year-old man and his two grandsons aged two and four years old who were last seen in the Town of Newmarket.On Wednesday, July 10, 2019, shortly after 1:30 p.m., 70-ye…
July 10th
 Investigators with the York Regional Police Major Crimes Bureau have arrested and charged a fourth man involved in the March 23, 2019, armed kidnapping of a 22-year-old man from Markham.On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, investigators arrested and charged Ky…
July 10th
 York Regional Police would like to remind citizens to be careful when speaking with strangers following recent jewelry distraction thefts in the City of Markham.In recent incidents, unknown suspects engaged victims in conversation and placed a neckl…
 Ontario News
July 16th
TORONTO - Seniors want to remain active and live independently in age-friendly communities that are open to their full participation. Yet many seniors face challenges that support their mental health and well-being. With an estimated seventeen to thirty p…
July 15th
TORONTO — Ontario's government is helping hardworking families save money with free admission to 16 Ontario attractions using the 2019 digital Fun Pass. This year, the government is making the Fun Pass available online for families' convenience.
July 15th
LONDON —The Ontario Government is working with employers to keep new and young workers safe by launching targeted inspections focused on the safety of summer students. The inspections follow months of outreach to businesses by the Ministry of La…
July 15th
TORONTO — Ontario is helping to protect women and children from violence by investing $12 million in Nellie’s, a Toronto-based shelter for women and children fleeing violence, so it can move to a larger, more modern site.
 Markham News
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