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Ever wonder who your local park is named after?

Ever wonder who your local park is named after?

In this week's Remember This?, History Hound Richard MacLeod reveals the history behind some of Newmarket's main parks and recreational areas in the first of a two-part series
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Mainly sunny skies with a temperature of +1C but still a morning windchill of -17C
Bradford woman suffers life-threatening injuries in parking lot collision

Bradford woman suffers life-threatening injuries in parking lot collision

The pedestrian was allegedly knocked to the ground and dragged a short distance when a man was reversing his truck into a parking spot
Newmarket's Daleman added to Canada's team for world championships

Newmarket's Daleman added to Canada's team for world championships

Although Gabby Daleman skipped the fall Grand Prix season due to depression and anxiety, because of her track record — she won bronze at the 2017 world championships — Skate Canada left a potential spot on the team open for her
Ford's policies not benefiting students, economy, finance minister says

Ford's policies not benefiting students, economy, finance minister says

Bill Morneau heard students' concerns about changes made to OSAP funding at a visit to Georgian College's new technology building yesterday
SIU rules York police won't be charged in injury of machete-wielding woman

SIU rules York police won't be charged in injury of machete-wielding woman

An officer discharged an anti-riot weapon, striking the woman in the knee on a residential street in Keswick last October
Armed robbers enter Markham bank at closing, flee with cash

Armed robbers enter Markham bank at closing, flee with cash

The two suspects are described as male, wearing balaclavas, black hoodies, black track pants and black gloves; one carried a blue duffle bag
Warm-hearted cops take cold plunge for Special Olympics

Warm-hearted cops take cold plunge for Special Olympics

The York Regional Police Association hosted its third annual Polar Plunge in support of Special Olympics Ontario and the Law Enforcement Torch Run last night
Freezing rain, damaging winds forecast for weekend

Freezing rain, damaging winds forecast for weekend

Environment Canada is advising of the possibility of freezing rain Saturday night and damaging winds and blowing snow Sunday
Man charged in child porn investigation involving girl, 12, on social media

Man charged in child porn investigation involving girl, 12, on social media

South Simcoe Police have released the accused man's name and social media user names out of concern that there may be other victims