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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…

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…

 
 
 
February 22nd
  Investigators with the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit are seeking assistance in identifying two suspects following a robbery at a bank in the City of Markham.  On Thursday, February 21, 2019, shortly after 7 p.m., York Regional Po…
February 20th
York Regional Police is seeking public assistance to identify a suspect and locate a stolen vehicle following a collision with a police cruiser in Newmarket.On Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at 6 p.m., officers on patrol saw a vehicle parked that was running…
February 20th
Investigators with the York Regional Police Organized Crime Bureau - Guns, Gangs and Drug Enforcement Unit, have charged four people with possession for the purpose of distributing cannabis.On Monday, February 18, 2019, shortly after 2:30 p.m., an officer…
February 19th
The troubling trend continues with 29 impaired drivers being removed from York Region roads this past week, adding to the more than 200 impaired-related criminal charges laid already this year.York Regional Police thanks members of the community for helpi…
 Ontario News
February 22nd
Dr. Kenneth Peckham, Regional Supervising Coroner for Central Region, Central West Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Saifullah Hanjra.
February 22nd
Ontario's Government working for the people is supporting Northern Ontario's film and television industry by investing more than $1.3 million in infrastructure to support film production in North Bay and two additional film projects centred in North Ba…
February 22nd
The Ontario government is investing in the Wallaceburg hospital site redevelopment to help patients and families in Chatham-Kent get the high-quality health care they need, closer to home, Infrastructure Minister Monte McNaughton announced today. 
February 21st
TORONTO — Today, Premier Doug Ford departs for Washington, D.C. to connect with trade partners from across the U.S. at the National Governors Association's Winter Meeting.
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