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Newmarket history buff worked tirelessly to found museum <b> (14 photos) </b>

Newmarket history buff worked tirelessly to found museum (14 photos)

In this week's Remember This?, History Hound Richard MacLeod features Elman W. Campbell, who overcame a traumatic eye injury to become a successful Main Street business owner and well-respected community leader
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Flurries and blowing snow with temperatures dropping during the day.
3 males arrested after spree of bank robberies, including in Vaughan

3 males arrested after spree of bank robberies, including in Vaughan

Barrie, Durham and York police forces collaborated on the investigation
This nearby city ranks as worst place for women

This nearby city ranks as worst place for women

Barrie ranks 26th out of 26 largest cities in Canada for the gender gap, according to The Best and Worst Places to be a Woman in 2019 study
Newmarket, Markham mayors wage friendly bet on OJHL North Division playoffs

Newmarket, Markham mayors wage friendly bet on OJHL North Division playoffs

Show your support for your hometown team, the Newmarket Hurricanes, as they take on the Markham Royals in game two this Sunday at Ray Twinney Complex
Improperly discarded cigarette cause of balcony fire

Improperly discarded cigarette cause of balcony fire

Central York Fire Services found heavy smoke and fire on the first floor of the William Roe Blvd. building this morning.
Victim's husband calls for stricter penalties in pedestrian fatality

Victim's husband calls for stricter penalties in pedestrian fatality

“What, like a fine? Demerits? It’s nice to know a life was worth that much,” says Kevin Carre following a charge of fail to yield to a pedestrian that police laid against a 71-year-old East Gwillimbury man this week
Police increase presence following New Zealand mosques shooting

Police increase presence following New Zealand mosques shooting

“Officers are there to assure you feel safe and secure as you continue with your daily routines"
Mobile RIDE truck out in full force St. Paddy's day weekend

Mobile RIDE truck out in full force St. Paddy's day weekend

York police's latest tool in the fight against alcohol and drug impaired is on wheels
Spring thaw brings more stunt driving, speeding, police say

Spring thaw brings more stunt driving, speeding, police say

‘The speed limit is 80. We get people going 140, 150, 160,’ says South Simcoe Police Const. Paul Catling