Author: Nick Cagna


The closest first round playoff matchup in the OJHL may just be the Markham Royals and the Stouffville Spirit. The Royals finished the season in first place in the North East Division and earned the 2nd seed in the conference. Stouffville, despite settling for seventh in the conference, were only two points behind the Royals for first in their division. Leading the way on the offensive play for the Royals were Lucas Condotta with 65 points including 26 goals, Laine McKay with 54 points and Rylee St. Onge, tying Condotta on goals, registering 50 points. Despite these numbers, Markham...

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Housing increases for at-risk youth in Markham

  The historic home at 17 Mill St. in Markham will be renovated to become transitional housing for at-risk and homeless youth in York Region, thanks to the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority, which donated the building to 360°kids.   The partnership of the two organizations, in tandem with the community, is a step forward to mitigate the problem of homeless youth, according to Michael Braithwaite, Executive Director, 360°kids.   “We know we can’t build our way out of (homelessness). There’s not enough dollars and resources,” he said.  “So it was through exploring partnerships … It made truly affordable...

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  1. Evergreen Hospice Annual Gala

    March 30