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<b>REMEMBER THIS:</b> Orange Lodge thrived in early Newmarket

REMEMBER THIS: Orange Lodge thrived in early Newmarket

In this week's column, History Hound Richard MacLeod highlights the prominence and authority of the Order when Newmarket was predominantly a Protestant community from about 1820 to 1940
<b>Remember This, Newmarket</b>: Old-time sayings bring back memories of grandparents

Remember This, Newmarket: Old-time sayings bring back memories of grandparents

History Hound Richard MacLeod recalls the expressions and words our ancestors from around the globe brought with them that have influenced our language
<b>REMEMBER THIS:</b> Old movies offer more than nostalgia about our history <b>(13 photos)</b>

REMEMBER THIS: Old movies offer more than nostalgia about our history (13 photos)

History Hound Richard MacLeod highlights how the classic movies provide valuable insight into the issues, beliefs, desires and realities of the time the film was made
<b>REMEMBER THIS, NEWMARKET:</b> Symbols on memorial markers tell stories of lives passed

REMEMBER THIS, NEWMARKET: Symbols on memorial markers tell stories of lives passed

In the second in a two-part series, History Hound Richard MacLeod explores the meanings behind the many symbols found in local cemeteries
<b>Best of Remember This, Newmarket:</b> Christmas was a time for community celebration

Best of Remember This, Newmarket: Christmas was a time for community celebration

History Hound Richard MacLeod shares memories of Christmas traditions, some long lost
Best of Remember This, Newmarket: Our town's link to the Empire State Building

Best of Remember This, Newmarket: Our town's link to the Empire State Building

History Hound Richard MacLeod explores the fascinating history of the stately Yonge Street farmhouse called Maple Gables
<b>Best of Remember This, Newmarket:</b> Tracing the path of the 1837 rebels

Best of Remember This, Newmarket: Tracing the path of the 1837 rebels

History Hound Richard MacLeod takes you on a walk that highlights the Newmarket locations where Upper Canada's Rebellion began
<b>Remember This, Newmarket:</b> Exploring the what, how and why of area headstones <b>(9 photos)</b>

Remember This, Newmarket: Exploring the what, how and why of area headstones (9 photos)

Richard MacLeod presents part one of a two-part series that discusses the history behind tombstones
<b>REMEMBER THIS?</b> Gamble's Inn

REMEMBER THIS? Gamble's Inn

This week's article examines the first hotel in the Newmarket area
Remember This, Newmarket: Charles Thompson's little known history <b>(6 photos)</b>

Remember This, Newmarket: Charles Thompson's little known history (6 photos)

In this week's column, History Hound Richard MacLeod highlights the story of a local entrepreneur who created a virtually seamless transportation network with stagecoaches and steamboats from Toronto in the south all the way north to the shores of Lake Huron