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Hanukkah celebration aims to connect Jewish families north of Richmond Hill

Hanukkah celebration aims to connect Jewish families north of Richmond Hill

Sunday’s event in Bradford will celebrate Hanukkah, or the Festival of Lights, which runs Dec. 2 to 10 this year
Frustrated parent launches petition for safer school crosswalk

Frustrated parent launches petition for safer school crosswalk

The new three-way stop sign on Sawmill Valley Drive at Terry Fox Public School caused a crosswalk to be moved down the block to a hazardous location, mom says
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Today, the skies are expected to be a mix of sunny and cloudy weather, the wind, meanwhile, will blow up to 15 km/h
York Food Network joins national 'good food' organization

York Food Network joins national 'good food' organization

With more than 175 other Good Food Organizations and 10 Community Food Centres across the country, the York Region Food Network is working toward a Canada where everyone has the means, knowledge and voice necessary to access good food with dignity
Students explore world of automated transportation technology

Students explore world of automated transportation technology

York Region District School Board specialist high-skills major students collaborated with automated transportation experts from the Regional Municipality of York, Ministry of Transportation and Erwin Hymer Group North America in Newmarket yesterday
LETTER: Thank you, all 144 of you, for your life-saving gift

LETTER: Thank you, all 144 of you, for your life-saving gift

Yet another mobile donation event reached its target this week in Newmarket, demonstrating that local residents know the importance of donating blood, writes the Canadian Blood Services  
'Youth who care' mark 2nd anniversary with largest donation yet

'Youth who care' mark 2nd anniversary with largest donation yet

100 Youth Who Care - Central York Region celebrated last night with a $2,000 donation to Starlight Children’s Foundation and, of course, a big cake
RIDE, Project Red Ribbon campaign targeting impaired drivers

RIDE, Project Red Ribbon campaign targeting impaired drivers

With the number of impaired-related criminal driving charges continuing to rise, York Regional Police will be out every day and night from now through to New Year’s Day conducting RIDE spot checks
Purses for shelters campaign nearing 10,000 goal

Purses for shelters campaign nearing 10,000 goal

Thousands of purses are being donated to women and youth in need from one end of the country to the other in the fourth annual Fill a Purse for a Sister campaign
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Today, expect a cloudy morning then a clear day.