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Newmarket stands in solidarity with Muslim community

Newmarket stands in solidarity with Muslim community

Hundreds of community members and dignitaries attended a vigil yesterday for the 50 people killed in the mosque attacks in New Zealand
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Mainly beautiful sunny skies today with a high of 1C.
Circus Sideshow with Sass 'shocked and amazed'

Circus Sideshow with Sass 'shocked and amazed'

The Army of Sass Newmarket was the big attraction in town Saturday with a carny performance that featured mind readers, jungle animals, bearded ladies, high wire acts and plenty of magic and razzle dazzle
Ready for summer? Bounce nets, treehouses, slides coming to Blue Mountain

Ready for summer? Bounce nets, treehouses, slides coming to Blue Mountain

The new additions coming this spring are part of a wider investment by Alterra Mountain Company into its North American resorts
Teacher's book shines light on darkness of northern reserves

Teacher's book shines light on darkness of northern reserves

Work of fiction exposes real issues on reserves in Northern Canada; 'I didn't sugarcoat anything,' says author. 'I'm hoping people will have an emotional response'
<b> LETTER: </b> It's time parents step up to help with rising violence in schools

LETTER: It's time parents step up to help with rising violence in schools

Schools are experiencing an increasing number of incidents of disruption, aggression, destruction, and disrepect by students with significant behavioural challenges, says the Newmarket Parent Network
Trip outdoors can break melancholy of March

Trip outdoors can break melancholy of March

We have been so used to shutting down when it became dark in late afternoon, that being active until the later sunset now seems to drain us of energy
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Scientist says winter was frigid because the polar vortex got 'drunk'

BEYOND LOCAL: Scientist says winter was frigid because the polar vortex got 'drunk'

As we emerge from a polar vortex, understanding how it happens can help us understand climate change
<b>Adopt Me:</b> Sweet senior Zoey would love to be your constant companion

Adopt Me: Sweet senior Zoey would love to be your constant companion

In this week's Adopt Me, meet Zoey, affectionately called Zo-Zo, a 10-year-old American Bulldog who responds to the command, "Give me a kiss!"