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Markham man, 23, charged in quadruple homicide

Markham man, 23, charged in quadruple homicide

York Regional Police are confirming three women and one man are deceased
Buskers dazzle Newmarket at Main Street festival <b> (22 photos) </b>

Buskers dazzle Newmarket at Main Street festival (22 photos)

The Town of Newmarket hosted Busker Festival Saturday, July 27, featured non-stop entertainment from an array of talented and unique international street performers
Expect a hot, humid day today, warns Environment Canada

Expect a hot, humid day today, warns Environment Canada

Temperatures in the low 30s are expected
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Math can be imaginative and meaningful, so let's teach it that way

BEYOND LOCAL: Math can be imaginative and meaningful, so let's teach it that way

It doesn't have to be a boring subject
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> We need to start calling fossil fuels what they are - ugly

BEYOND LOCAL: We need to start calling fossil fuels what they are - ugly

Climate protests are helping raise awareness about the ugliness of fossil fuels, and so too should the language we use
Mental health crisis support now available by text, live chat

Mental health crisis support now available by text, live chat

You can quickly connect with a local crisis worker at York Support Services Network when needed
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Mix of sun and cloud, moderate winds and hot today.
<b>CANADA:</b> National pharmacare plan would be an ounce of cure, pound of prevention, expert says

CANADA: National pharmacare plan would be an ounce of cure, pound of prevention, expert says

Many people are prevented from taking a prescribed medication due to its cost
4 people found dead at Markham house this afternoon

4 people found dead at Markham house this afternoon

Police arrested a 20-year-old man after responding to a call that multiple people may have been injured at a Castlemore Avenue residence
Fewer of us experiencing great outdoors during summer: survey

Fewer of us experiencing great outdoors during summer: survey

Yet Nature Conservancy of Canada found 87% of respondents feel happier, healthier and more productive when connected to nature