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Santa's arrival never fails to thrill

Santa's arrival never fails to thrill

Hundreds of children and adults lined the parade route to see the festive floats and marching bands and to give Santa a rousing welcome to Newmarket today. The spirit of giving saw a van full of food and more than $200 in donations collected for the Newmarket Food Pantry.
This invasive species is a voracious ‘Alien’ found in lakes

This invasive species is a voracious ‘Alien’ found in lakes

As with other invasive species, the path of the spread is through boaters and anglers, who may carry spiny water flea in their bilge and bait bucket water.
Remember This? Legacy of Stickwood Brickyard visible in town's yellow brick buildings

Remember This? Legacy of Stickwood Brickyard visible in town's yellow brick buildings

The majority of the brick buildings, houses, stores, schools and churches built in Newmarket and district from 1860 to 1910 were built with Stickwood brick
Men wobble in heels to support abused women

Men wobble in heels to support abused women

Yellow Brick House is holding its 2nd annual Walk a Mile In Her Shoes event Sunday, Nov. 25 at Upper Canada Mall to support women and children escaping abuse and violence
Fun fact: Santa's first float in 1905 Toronto parade built in Newmarket

Fun fact: Santa's first float in 1905 Toronto parade built in Newmarket

Santa Claus is set to make his arrival in Newmarket today at the town's annual parade. Don't forget to bring your letters to Santa as the elves will be collecting them along the parade route and mailing them to the North Pole.
Tree lighting, carolling, parade mark start of Main Street festive season

Tree lighting, carolling, parade mark start of Main Street festive season

The Main Street Candlelight Parade and Tree Lighting ceremony last night, presented by the Main Street Business Improvement Association, have become an annual tradition that draw hundreds to Newmarket’s downtown
Newmarket scoops three MarCom awards

Newmarket scoops three MarCom awards

The Town of Newmarket's excellence in marketing and communications has been recognized in world's largest creative competition
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Expect a cloudy morning and a calm day
Mayors, regional councillors bid farewell at final meeting

Mayors, regional councillors bid farewell at final meeting

The highlights of the final regional council meeting of the current term Nov. 15 included the appointment of two associate medical officers of health, an extension of the date for the start of construction for the new Markham campus of York University, and a commitment to take on climate change
Province reduces deficit, cuts taxes

Province reduces deficit, cuts taxes

The first economic statement of Ontario’s Progressive Conservative government announced a reduction of $500 million in the province’s hefty deficit, now at $14.5 billion, a new tax credit for low-income earners and a cancellation of planned tax hikes for small businesses and high-income earners