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<b> COMMUNITY ANGEL: </b> Unleashing the power of 100 caring women

COMMUNITY ANGEL: Unleashing the power of 100 caring women

Newmarket resident Laurie Brakeboer was confident the community had the compassion and generosity needed to launch a local chapter of a nationwide giving-back movement
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Periods of rain/freezing rain ending near noon and windy.
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Prof encourages high-intensity exercise to improve memory, ward off dementia

BEYOND LOCAL: Prof encourages high-intensity exercise to improve memory, ward off dementia

It is never too late to start exercising to improve your memory
Donations to charity hit 20-year low in Canada

Donations to charity hit 20-year low in Canada

The amount Canadians donate — as a percentage of their income claimed on their taxes — lags far behind the amount Americans give, finds a Fraser Institute study
Freezing rain alert issued for Newmarket region

Freezing rain alert issued for Newmarket region

Ice accretion or build-up of 5 to 10 mm is possible
Province seeking your input for new poverty reduction strategy

Province seeking your input for new poverty reduction strategy

An online survey will be available in January
Winter-hardy birds eating up a storm in this mild weather

Winter-hardy birds eating up a storm in this mild weather

January is when the great horned owl starts its breeding cycle, notes outdoors columnist on busy winter season for birds
Ice may look thick, but it's likely not, OPP advise

Ice may look thick, but it's likely not, OPP advise

Snowmobilers should wear survival clothing, have a fully charged cellphone, and tell someone where they're going
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Would you ever consider psychedelics to treat PTSD?

BEYOND LOCAL: Would you ever consider psychedelics to treat PTSD?

Research over the last decade has shown MDMA-assisted psychotherapy to be effective in treating PTSD from military combat, sexual assault and childhood abuse
5 reasons why it's really hard to stick to a healthy diet

5 reasons why it's really hard to stick to a healthy diet

We don't even recognize which food is junk, licensed nutritionist Nonie De Long says