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New Vaughan school to be named after Canadian civil rights icon

New Vaughan school to be named after Canadian civil rights icon

Viola Desmond Public School will open at the intersection of Farrell Road and Via Romano Boulevard next fall
Overcrowding at Southlake top concern at community forum

Overcrowding at Southlake top concern at community forum

Southlake Regional Health Centre and its partners held the first of a series of forums soliciting input on local health care challenges and gaps in service
Risk-taking, fun-loving, green-haired CEO at heart of Treefrog's success

Risk-taking, fun-loving, green-haired CEO at heart of Treefrog's success

In this week's What's Up Wednesday, meet the unconventional Sean Stephens, whose life and business philosophy is inspired, in part, by his world experiences at the age of 15
Suspect pulls knife on victim in bus fracas, York police say

Suspect pulls knife on victim in bus fracas, York police say

Police release images of male suspect in bus confrontation at Promenade Mall bus loop
Storm of controversy meets Newmarket's stormwater tax bill

Storm of controversy meets Newmarket's stormwater tax bill

Many taxpayers were caught off guard to receive a separate town invoice for stormwater charges
Southlake overhauls hiring, workplace practices in wake of emergency department review

Southlake overhauls hiring, workplace practices in wake of emergency department review

The Newmarket hospital commissioned the independent review by Rubin Thomlinson after a national newspaper investigation detailed allegations of gender discrimination, bullying, harassment
York Transit hiking fares again on July 1

York Transit hiking fares again on July 1

The Region of York is implementing a three-year strategy to reach a revenue-to-cost target that has seen annual increases that began in July 1, 2017
Southlake helps Polo for Heart celebrate its 40th anniversary

Southlake helps Polo for Heart celebrate its 40th anniversary

Funds raised from the annual event support the Regional Cardiac Care Program at Southlake Regional Health Centre, as well as the Heart and Stroke Foundation
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Climate change or 'everything emergency'?

BEYOND LOCAL: Climate change or 'everything emergency'?

The way we talk about climate change and the environment impacts how seriously we take it
Newmarket's minor hockey 'mom' bestowed posthumously with top OMHA awards

Newmarket's minor hockey 'mom' bestowed posthumously with top OMHA awards

'When you walked into the arena, she would greet everybody with a smile and welcome them to the Town of Newmarket,' says Newmarket Minor Hockey Association president