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Debora Kelly

Debora Kelly

Debora Kelly is NewmarketToday's community editor. She is an award-winning journalist and communications professional who is passionate about building strong communities through engagement, advocacy and partnership.
Debora has been recognized with international, national and provincial awards over three decades for reporting, column and editorial writing. The publications under her leadership as editor in chief were annually honoured with top international, national and provincial awards, including two Best Community Newspaper in North America awards by the Local Media Association.
She also has enjoyed serving in volunteer leadership roles for local non-profit organizations and has been honoured by the Character Community Foundation of York Region with a Character Champion award.

Recent Work by Debora

Newmarket experiencing uptick in detached housing sales: RE/MAX report

Newmarket experiencing uptick in detached housing sales: RE/MAX report

Some of the best deals in the Greater Toronto Area real estate market can be found in York Region, according to a new report
Newmarket teen heading to CNE's Rising Star competition

Newmarket teen heading to CNE's Rising Star competition

Alexis Bateman will take the stage fresh from a first-place ORMTA win for her opera singing
Search continues for missing 13-year-old Newmarket boy

Search continues for missing 13-year-old Newmarket boy

York Regional Police have yet to receive any significant tips regarding the possible location of the boy, last seen Saturday when he left his home in the Wyndham Village neighbourhood
Search continues for missing Newmarket teen

Search continues for missing Newmarket teen

York Regional Police have yet to receive any significant tips regarding the possible location of the boy, last seen Saturday when he left his home in the Wyndham Village neighbourhood
Search continues for missing 13-year-old Newmarket boy (LOCATED)

Search continues for missing 13-year-old Newmarket boy (LOCATED)

York Regional Police has yet to receive any significant tips regarding the possible location of a 13-year-old last seen Saturday when he left his home near Bayview and St. John's
Big banana on wheels promotes tasty vegan treat <b> (5 photos) </b>

Big banana on wheels promotes tasty vegan treat (5 photos)

The Big Banana Car, which is based on a 1993 Ford F-150 pick up truck and is still a 4x4, will be in Barrie this week
Big banana on wheels promotes tasty vegan treat <b> (5 photos) </b>

Big banana on wheels promotes tasty vegan treat (5 photos)

Canada’s fastest growing non-dairy frozen dessert brand made a splash with its Yellofruit Big Banana Car and free samples of the treat at Newmarket's Riverwalk Commons
Firefighters respond to alarm at Huron Heights school

Firefighters respond to alarm at Huron Heights school

While no fire occurred in the Saturday incident, crews remained on the scene until the smoke from an overheated motor was cleared
Big banana on wheels promotes tasty vegan treat <b> (5 photos) </b>

Big banana on wheels promotes tasty vegan treat (5 photos)

Canada’s fastest growing non-dairy frozen dessert brand made a splash with its Yellofruit Big Banana Car and free samples of the treat at Newmarket's Riverwalk Commons
Newmarket joins provincewide protest against legal aid cuts

Newmarket joins provincewide protest against legal aid cuts

Day of Action events have been organized by the Community Legal Clinic of York Region