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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 …

YRP Warn Of Increasing Reports of Fraud Scams

YRP Warn Of Increasing Reports of Fraud Scams

March 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

Investigators with the York Regional Police Major Fraud unit would like to make citizens aware of a variety of frauds that have been reported across York Region and are warning residents to be careful sharing personal information. CANADA REVENUE AGEN…

Increased Spot Checks For St. Patrick’s Day

Increased Spot Checks For St. Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

While York Regional Police encourages everyone to enjoy the St. Patrick’s Day festivities, all are reminded to please do so responsibly. The York Regional Police Traffic Bureau will enhance the Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (R.I.D.E.) program t…

 
Hey Markham - Show Us Your Flag

Hey Markham - Show Us Your Flag

February 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hey Markham it's Canada's 150 Birthday and MarkhamToday.ca wants you to join the celebration. Flag Day is officially February 15 so as a start we like you to "Show Us Your Flag".

HOLIDAY HEROES TOY & FOOD DRIVE

HOLIDAY HEROES TOY & FOOD DRIVE

December 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

The 2016 Annual Holiday Heroes Toy and Food Drive is under way. York Regional Police would like to encourage all York Region residents to support the 2016 Holiday Heroes campaign where members of our community and corporate partners join together to …

 
What's Happening On 16th Avenue?

What's Happening On 16th Avenue?

December 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

York Region is undertaking two transportation Environmental Assessment Studies (EA Studies) for improvements to 16th Avenue: • Study A is Yonge St. & Woodbine Avenue in the Town of Richmond Hill and the City of Markham • Study B is Woodbine Avenue …

Markham Mayor

Markham Mayor "Toronto Road Tolls - Unfair Tax on 905 Commuters"

December 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti comments on City of Toronto Mayor John Tory announced a proposal to implement highway tolls for the Gardiner Expressway and the Don Valley Parkway. These tolls are expected to raise up to 200 million dollars annually. Th…

 
YRP: Operation Impact - Keeping the Turkeys off the Street

YRP: Operation Impact - Keeping the Turkeys off the Street

October 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

As in previous years, Operation Impact will take place over the Thanksgiving long weekend. This is a time where many individuals and families are traveling to see their loved ones. Let’s work together to encourage safe driving practices and minimize …

Witnesses sought after shots fired in the City of Markham

September 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

Investigators with the York Regional Police #5 District Criminal Investigations Bureau are seeking witnesses after shots were fired at a window of a business in the City of Markham. On Saturday, September 24, 2016, at approximately 1:30 p.m., poli…

 
 
 
April 23rd
Investigators with the York Regional Police Major Collision Investigation Unit are seeking witnesses and the driver of a suspect vehicle following a serious pedestrian fail-to-remain collision in the City of Markham.On Monday, April 22, 2019, at 8:25 p.m.…
April 18th
  The York Regional Police Financial Crimes Unit have charged a 30-year-old man and are seeking a second suspect in connection with a romance scam investigation. Investigators believe there are more victims and are asking them to come forward.Th…
April 17th
 Investigators with the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit are seeking assistance to identify two suspects following a jewelry store robbery inside a mall in the City of Markham.  On Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at approximately 4:10 p.m., York …
April 17th
  Patrol officers working out of #5 District discovered more than 360 pounds of illegal cannabis being transported in a vehicle during a routine traffic stop in the City of Markham.On Tuesday, April 16, 2019, shortly after 4 a.m., an officer on …
 Ontario News
April 23rd
Ontario's government is working to protect what matters most by identifying priorities for action to help protect the water quality and ecosystems of the Great Lakes and other waterways as part of its commitment in the Made-in-Ontario Environment Plan
April 23rd
TORONTO —Senior citizens in Ontario deserve to be respected and live in dignity. Often obstacles and finances have prohibited some seniors from being able to receive the dental care they require. Ontario is protecting what matters most by provid…
April 23rd
PETERBOROUGH — Ontario's government for the people is putting people first by making investments to repair and rebuild several bridges along Highway 7/115 in Peterborough.  
April 22nd
WOODSTOCK — This spring, planting season is a time of new beginnings, but it can also be a stressful period for farmers and their families. Ontario's Government wants to raise awareness, to help keep mental health and self-care top of mind in the fa…
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