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Ice cream starts and ends school year in King <b>(8 photos)</b>

Ice cream starts and ends school year in King (8 photos)

It was a sweet end to the school year at King Christian School, a privately funded school serving area children
You can help crown Village Inn Idol

You can help crown Village Inn Idol

Audience members can vote for their favourite singers; final competition this Thursday night
Canada's first electric bus assembly plant to open in Newmarket

Canada's first electric bus assembly plant to open in Newmarket

The 45,000-square-foot facility here is the first new electric bus plant to open in Ontario in a generation.
Labour Ministry orders sweeping change in Southlake investigation

Labour Ministry orders sweeping change in Southlake investigation

After being hit with 27 violations of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, the Newmarket hospital adds additional security guard and safety officer, and reduces number of patients in its emergency mental health area
Golf tournament raises $275k for urgent needs at Southlake

Golf tournament raises $275k for urgent needs at Southlake

'As one of our biggest fundraisers of the year, this golf tournament has a tremendous impact on staff and patients at Southlake,' says Foundation president
Conservatives unveil climate plan, Lake Simcoe Watch all eyes

Conservatives unveil climate plan, Lake Simcoe Watch all eyes

'We don’t need to hear about four years ago or 10 years ago. We really need action today, right now,' says Lake Simcoe Watch member
Memorial golf tournament helping to erase stigma of  suicide

Memorial golf tournament helping to erase stigma of suicide

Fifth annual Breaking the Silence tournament in memory of Randy Bagg creates awareness and supports MOBYSS, a mobile health clinic serving youth in York Region and South Simcoe
Builders taking advantage of loophole in tree policy, resident says

Builders taking advantage of loophole in tree policy, resident says

'Our neighbourhood is under attack by builders that are buying properties (and) clear-cutting the trees to make it easier to build,' says downtown resident in support of proposed bylaw for private properties
Fete de la St.-Jean-Baptiste, c'est tres bon

Fete de la St.-Jean-Baptiste, c'est tres bon

l’Association des francophones de la région de York hosted a celebration of St-Jean-Baptiste Day Sunday, June 23 at Riverwalk Commons, with music, food, vendors and children's activities
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Cannabis producers must ensure the quality of their products is high, but not too 'high'

BEYOND LOCAL: Cannabis producers must ensure the quality of their products is high, but not too 'high'

Cannabis quality involves careful science and carefree highs