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Markham Votes - Are you ready to vote?

Markham Votes - Are you ready to vote?

September 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

Markham's City Clerk/Returning Officer Kimberley Kitteringham has released the names of the 111 certified candidates for the upcoming municipal election after the registration deadline closed on Friday, July 27 at 2 PM. This is the most candidates th…

2018 TD Markham Jazz Festival

2018 TD Markham Jazz Festival

August 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

As Festival fans, you know you can count on the TDMJF to deliver an amazing choice of exceptional performances all along Main Street Unionville. The 21st edition of this event unfolds from Wednesday, August 15, then Friday August 17 to Sunday, August…

Canada Day Celebrations

Canada Day Celebrations

June 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

Celebrate Canada Day in Markham! Today, Mayor Frank Scarpitti and the City of Markham’s Canada Day Co-Chairs, Councillor Alex Chiu and Councillor Amanda Collucci, announced the exciting lineup of entertainment that you can expect at Milne Dam Conserv…

 
Taste of Asia 2018

Taste of Asia 2018

June 11, 2018 // 0 Comments

Each summer, Markham sees the coming together of dazzling cultural performances, culinary artists, iconic celebrities, dignitaries, sports fans, artisans and food connoisseurs. This year’s event will fill the streets with three days (June 22, 23 and …

Markham Village Music Festival 2018

Markham Village Music Festival 2018

June 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Festival will be holding their 41st edition on Main Street on Friday evening, June 15 and Saturday, June 16 all day and evening. Once again, there will be four stages of entertainment, craft & food vendors, farmers market and much more! Morgan Pa…

 
Thursday Nights At The Bandstand - Celebrates 10th Season

Thursday Nights At The Bandstand - Celebrates 10th Season

June 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

Unionville Presents - Thursday Nights at the Bandstand is celebrating their 10th year and they are proud that we have been able to attract talented Canadian, International and Local performers to the City of Markham's outdoor Millennium Bandstand in …

 
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.

 
 
 
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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