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Uptown funk kicks off Markham Jazz Festival

Uptown funk kicks off Markham Jazz Festival

Oakland Stroke will perform at the hallmark opening night concert Wednesday, Aug. 14 at the Markham Museum
Orchids are the superstars of the wildflower world

Orchids are the superstars of the wildflower world

During the month of June, prettiest orchids will be bursting open, explains outdoors columnist
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How much should we be paying to access information?

BEYOND LOCAL: How much should we be paying to access information?

There is an increased demand for open access publications, and this is changing publishing business models
<b>Adopt Me:</b> Gentle Henry won't shy away from head rub

Adopt Me: Gentle Henry won't shy away from head rub

This seven-year-old cat came into the care of the Ontario SPCA as part of the Second Chance Pet Network
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Beautiful mainly sunny skies today.
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Eight LGBTQ-positive children's books for year-round diverse learning

BEYOND LOCAL: Eight LGBTQ-positive children's books for year-round diverse learning

Picture books are a great way to approach conversations about diverse gender and sexual identities with young children
Here's how to make the best camp fire

Here's how to make the best camp fire

Scouts Canada is sharing its Ultimate Summer Camping Guide for a fun and safe summer
Maude Barlow warns of approaching global water crisis

Maude Barlow warns of approaching global water crisis

'We have to protect water and share it more justly,' environmental activist says
<b> LETTER </b>: Ontario News Now political propaganda posing as journalism

LETTER : Ontario News Now political propaganda posing as journalism

At a time when citizens are concerned about fake news, the governing party should not be exacerbating the problem by publishing its own, letter writer William Dyer says
Lots of laps, and love, at Newmarket's Relay for Life <b> (12 photos) </b>

Lots of laps, and love, at Newmarket's Relay for Life (12 photos)

Cancer survivors, families, friends at supporters walked and walked and walked at Newmarket’s 16th annual  Relay for Life last night, with all proceeds going toward research and programs and services that assist local patients and families