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Get into holiday spirit at Ontario SPCA Paws & Claus holiday market

Get into holiday spirit at Ontario SPCA Paws & Claus holiday market

Ontario SPCA Provincial Education & Animal Centre’s Paws & Claus Holiday Market Nov. 24 features photos with Santa, crafts, treats and gifts.
Rookie firefighter fills big boots left by quintessential colleague

Rookie firefighter fills big boots left by quintessential colleague

Central York Fire Services firefighter Brooklin Bamlett is the first recipient of the newly created Chris Lowe Memorial Award
Heavy snow squalls expected, beginning this afternoon

Heavy snow squalls expected, beginning this afternoon

Travel may be hazardous tonight with visibility significantly reduced due to the heavy, quickly accumulating snow of up to 5 cm today and up to 15 cm tonight
Margaret Bahen Hospice celebrates first anniversary

Margaret Bahen Hospice celebrates first anniversary

The 10-bed palliative care hospice is marking its anniversary by honouring the 152 residents and families who have found caring, compassion and comfort there since it first opened its doors.
11 restaurants charged under food premises regulations

11 restaurants charged under food premises regulations

York Region health inspectors write up restaurants in Newmarket, Vaughan and Markham
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Expect light snow in the morning, then a chance of snow squalls this afternoon
Pot, rising crime straining resources, police services board told

Pot, rising crime straining resources, police services board told

York Regional Police presented its pitch to the board for $362 million in operational funding for 2019, about a 3 per cent increase over last year
Suspect sought in theft of donation box at Hwy 400 rest stop

Suspect sought in theft of donation box at Hwy 400 rest stop

Police ask for public assistance to identify a man who used bolt cutters to remove a donation box full of cash intended to help fight poverty in our community
The 'quest' for mental health, well-being continues at York public school board conference

The 'quest' for mental health, well-being continues at York public school board conference

York Region District School Board's two-day Quest for Well-Being - Making Connections, Making Commitments conference will be live-streamed on its website. The event features top speakers, including best-selling author of The Book of Awesome, Neil Pasricha.
This oddball of the forest is a valuable resource

This oddball of the forest is a valuable resource

The annual autumn colour party has been a bit of a bust this year, with maple trees avoiding brilliant crimsons and oranges for sombre yellow leaves, giving the tamarack a chance to make a statement with its bold gold and amber needles.