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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…

The Sears National Kids Cancer Ride starts in Markham

The Sears National Kids Cancer Ride starts in Markham

April 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Local Mom is up for the challenge and will cycle across Canada in September in support of Cancer. The Sears National Kids Cancer Ride is one of the biggest and most ambitious charity cycling events on behalf of childhood cancer in the world. Now in …

 
 
 
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.
 Markham News
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