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REMEMBER THIS: Augustus Jones helped pave way to today's communities

REMEMBER THIS: Augustus Jones helped pave way to today's communities

In this week's column, History Hound Richard MacLeod looks back at an influential figure in Upper Canada who was a land surveyor and road builder
REMEMBER THIS: Lions was first service club in Newmarket

REMEMBER THIS: Lions was first service club in Newmarket

In this week's column, History Hound Richard MacLeod examines the long history of the Newmarket Lions and their impact on the community
REMEMBER THIS: The neighbourly history of Newmarket and Aurora

REMEMBER THIS: The neighbourly history of Newmarket and Aurora

History Hound Richard MacLeod celebrates launch of AuroraToday with look at history shared by the two towns
REMEMBER THIS: Newmarket Old Boys gathered for 1939 reunion

REMEMBER THIS: Newmarket Old Boys gathered for 1939 reunion

History Hound Richard MacLeod recalls the time when successful men came 'home' to relive their experiences and tell stories of the past, while war loomed ahead
REMEMBER THIS: Look for 'historical gems' of gabled roofs in Newmarket

REMEMBER THIS: Look for 'historical gems' of gabled roofs in Newmarket

In this week's column, History Hound Richard MacLeod highlights an architectural feature popular in the 19th and early 20th centuries seen on many of our heritage properties
REMEMBER THIS: Haskett Park named for sports-loving newsman

REMEMBER THIS: Haskett Park named for sports-loving newsman

In this week's column, Newmarket's History Hound tells us about George Haskett, whose true forte centred on the organization and development of sport
REMEMBER THIS: Here's a guide to local cemeteries worth exploring

REMEMBER THIS: Here's a guide to local cemeteries worth exploring

In this week's column, History Hound Richard MacLeod highlights for history buffs which family cemeteries in York Region are worth a visit, as the final resting place of many prominent local citizens
REMEMBER THIS: Family cemeteries rich with local history

REMEMBER THIS: Family cemeteries rich with local history

In this week's column, the History Hound continues his look at family cemeteries in York Region
REMEMBER THIS: Loss of farms has impacted once common family cemeteries

REMEMBER THIS: Loss of farms has impacted once common family cemeteries

In this week's column, the History Hound begins the first of a two-part series on the impact of growth on, and the historic value of, these family burial grounds on rural properties
REMEMBER THIS: Garden club cultivating beauty for nearly 150 years

REMEMBER THIS: Garden club cultivating beauty for nearly 150 years

In this week's column, the History Hound explains the evolution of what is now the Newmarket Garden Club