Nobleton resident David Boyd has announced he will be a candidate for the Ward 2 (Nobleton) seat on King Township council in this fall’s municipal ...
King firefighters dumped buckets of ice cold water on themselves to raise money and awareness for ALS.
Fire Chief Jim Wall douses his colleagues during Saturday’s Ice Bucket Challenge, in support of the ALS Association. The local members of King Fire and Emergency Services raised more than $2,000 for the cause. Photo by Angela Gismondi
Amanda Piron took part in the A&W Cruisin’ to End MS campaign. She’s seen with the A&W Root Bear. By Brittany Spencer People ...
The Oak Ridges Retirement Community hosted a fundraiser recently for a very deserving youngster.
King may have the distinction of having high residential taxes, but the truth is the local rates are reasonable, when stacked up against other GTA municipalities.
The world is our oyster, it’s been said. And two Nobleton brothers are opening all they can get their hands on.
Last month, the Orlandi family of Nobleton embarked on a missionary trip to the north shores of Honduras to give the locals two of their passions: philanthropy and baseball.
Stepping through the doors of King City’s Salon & Spa D’Alba is like entering a secluded oasis, protected from the hustle and bustle of everyday living.
Local teenagers will get some first-hand mentoring by top-notch artists, thanks to a new, massive art project.
Many people reach for the stars. For a King City man, his handiwork has been to space and back. Right now, far above us, the fruits of Jim Middleton’s labours are operating aboard one of mankind’s greatest achievements – the International Space Station.
Cynthia Tauro, a Schomberg resident and graduate from King City Secondary School, is quickly emerging as an inspiring local talent within the community. The young jazz pianist and vocalist is completing a degree in Jazz Performance at Carleton University in Ottawa after she was awarded an admission scholarship for her many musical talents.
The top trampolinists from across North and South America converged on the Hershey Centre in Mississauga last weekend looking for a spot at the 2015 Pan Am Games.
Junior golfers were treated to one of the newest championship courses in south-western Ontario when the Boston Pizza-presented Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour’s two-day tournament at Copetown Woods Golf Club in Copetown, played Aug. 23-24.
The 2014 KTBA season wrapped up with a year-end tournament in Aurora.
U.S. Olympic gold and silver medalist Leslie Howard topped an international starting field to win the $100,000 CSI2* Synoil Energy Services Cup at the CSI2* Summer Festival held Aug. 6-10 at the Caledon Pan Am Equestrian Park in Palgrave.
King City’s own Rosie MacLennan continues to shine on the world stage, winning double gold at the Canada Cup recently in women’s trampoline.
For the second year in a row, King’s Nat Bannister participated in the 370-kilometre “Pedaling for Parkinson’s” ride in Parry Sound. The purpose of the ...
King’s Hickstead Memorial Park is getting some improvements, thanks to a decision by council recently.
CCWFL players are joined by Premier Kathleen Wynne and Vaughan MPP Steven Del Duca. By Jeff Doner When Nobleton resident Aaron Ellis’s daughter, Tianna, ...
I greatly appreciate Mark Pavilons’s editorial regarding the killing of civilians in conflicts around the world. Innocent people dying through acts of terrorism or through ...
As a parent I regularly walk my daughter Brianna to and from Schomberg Public School and to our library along Main Street, safely using sidewalks ...
The organizers of Schomberg Horticultural Society’s Garden tour wish to thank the garden and property owners for participating in this year’s garden tour. All the ...
While walking my dogs in Nobleton parks, I have been picking up many empty water bottles with holes burned in the side presumably for hashish ...
As you may be aware, 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War. The museum would like to put on ...
As the municipal election campaign gears up in earnest, perhaps it’s time to take a light-hearted approach to our political system.
“OMG, you’re just like your dad!”
As the door to the Kettleby Fair closes after almost four decades, the barn doors have swung wide open for new opportunities.
My leg has been twitching for almost a week now. And my hips feel a bit loose, too.
“This can’t be true,” says Yuliya, a young girl in Western Ukraine with her eyes glued to her iPhone as she reads the news. To her, as for many others in Ukraine, this has become ritual since the anti-terrorist operation began in Donetsk and Luhansk.
Just how do we adequately prepare our youth for the future? This is a question that every parent, every generation of parents, asks themselves.
Mark Pavilons It’s no secret that most Canadians are asset rich, but cash poor. This weekend’s garden tour, sponsored by the Nobleton & King City ...
Parents, the world over, may not fully realize the role they play in their children’s lives. There are intricate dichotomies when it comes to fathers and sons and fathers and daughters. Since I have two of the latter, I can offer some insights into dealing with girl children.
Humans have created quite the conundrum for ourselves. We’ve amassed a tremendous amount of knowledge and yet the truth is still elusive.
One doesn’t have to look far these days for some eyebrow-raising incidents.