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20 high school volunteers feted for giving back

20 high school volunteers feted for giving back

Magna's Neighbourhood Network presented the 2019 Give Back Award recipients with $1,000 for outstanding community involvement
Newmarket's PoutineFest one hot, mouth-watering mess! <b> (13 photos) </b>

Newmarket's PoutineFest one hot, mouth-watering mess! (13 photos)

Market & Co. at Upper Canada Mall marked National Poutine Day with its first annual competition that saw four restaurants competing for the newly coveted Gravy Bowl Trophy
Northern towns' partnership catches attention of advisor for government review: mayor

Northern towns' partnership catches attention of advisor for government review: mayor

The 'N-6' collaboration has found efficiencies and cost savings that amalgamation and fewer politicians may not, Newmarket council tells the province's special advisors
<b>CANADA:</b> 20,000 new workers needed by 2022 to keep the lights on

CANADA: 20,000 new workers needed by 2022 to keep the lights on

A new report suggests that Canada's electricity providers need to appeal to a younger and more diverse workforce
Vegan mom's storybooks teach kids compassion for animals

Vegan mom's storybooks teach kids compassion for animals

It was after fleeing an abusive marriage with her two baby sons that Newmarket author and illustrator LuLu Lotus was inspired to write a book with a 'gentle message'
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Cloudy and windy with showers starting in the morning, we can expect a high of 14C.
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> It's time to rethink charitable contributions at the checkout, professor says

BEYOND LOCAL: It's time to rethink charitable contributions at the checkout, professor says

The fundraising strategy is particularly popular at grocery stores, where cashiers often ask customers if they'd like to donate a dollar or two
Drew Jurecka Trio brings jazz with verve to Newmarket stage

Drew Jurecka Trio brings jazz with verve to Newmarket stage

Drew Jurecka formerly played with Jeff Healey as a member of the Jazz Wizards band
'Pruning kind of like sex': Expert demystifies gardening with lilacs

'Pruning kind of like sex': Expert demystifies gardening with lilacs

There are more than 4,000 variations of lilac of the 'hard-to-kill' plant, Dugald Cameron says
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Expert says parents need to be careful about gifting money or a house

BEYOND LOCAL: Expert says parents need to be careful about gifting money or a house

Buying a home is big step - financially and psychologically