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Skies light up for Newmarket mayor's levee

Skies light up for Newmarket mayor's levee

Chilly weather didn't keep Newmarket from joining Mayor John Taylor at his first annual New Year's Levee at Riverwalk Commons, with a laser light show, skating, prizes and plenty of activities for the kids highlighting the evening
Winners of cannabis store lottery announced

Winners of cannabis store lottery announced

Ontario's initial cannabis retail sector will be dominated by entrepreneurs, not corporations
Paws and breathe at doggy yoga day in support of animals in need

Paws and breathe at doggy yoga day in support of animals in need

Bring your dog to the Ontario SPCA's Doga (dog+yoga) event Saturday, Jan. 26.
Remember This? Newmarket long battled, banned 'demon' booze

Remember This? Newmarket long battled, banned 'demon' booze

The current debate regarding whether or not to permit retail cannabis outlets in town has History Hound Richard MacLeod recalling the days of Prohibition and the powerful temperance movement that ensured Newmarket was a 'dry' town until the 1950s
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Expect a mix of sun and clouds today with clear skies tonight
What's up at council: Budget talks kick off; Hollingsworth Arena

What's up at council: Budget talks kick off; Hollingsworth Arena

The preliminary draft of the budget includes a 3.95 per cent tax increase
Bundle up, join the mayor at his levee tonight

Bundle up, join the mayor at his levee tonight

You're invited to join Newmarket Mayor John Taylor and members of council in celebrating the New Year with plenty of family fun at Riverwalk Commons
Suspects sought in Markham armed bank robbery

Suspects sought in Markham armed bank robbery

The two suspects fled on foot with cash to a nearby vehicle
Newmarket councillor to take shot at reviving pro-pot shop report

Newmarket councillor to take shot at reviving pro-pot shop report

Jane Twinney is hoping before Newmarket council makes its final decision Jan. 15, it will at least discuss the staff report, which was replaced with recommendations crafted by Mayor John Taylor
Criticism meets YRDSB decision to fill trustee seat with byelection

Criticism meets YRDSB decision to fill trustee seat with byelection

Reaction was swift to the trustees' decision to hold a byelection just months after the election following the sudden resignation of Vaughan Ward 1 and 2 trustee Anna DeBartolo