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Councillors concerned about impact of Highway 400 improvements

Improvements are slated for Highway 400 in King, but councillors are concerned about construction and possible disruptions it will cause for local residents and farmers.

Consultants present phase one paper for King’s Official Plan review

Growth management is the focus of phase one of the King Township Official Plan Review.

Arrest made in Nobleton bank robbery

Investigators with the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit arrested a man suspected of robbing the CIBC bank in Nobleton.

Cold dip for charity

Thirteen brave students plunged into Lake Seneca in support of Seneca College’s Campaign for Students. They raised roughly $1,000 through pledges.

General News

Mayors’ summit heralded as precedent-setting

Mayors in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) are a pretty astute and powerful bunch of political leaders, representing a substantial portion of the electorate.

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Longest-serving firefighter would do it all over again

We owe a great deal to our forefathers and all those who’ve laid the foundations of our communities.

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Seneca students take an icy plunge for charity

By Jake Courtepatte   The weather sat just around the freezing point when 13 people took a dip in the icy waters of Lake Seneca ...

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King Township supports little Abby Eveson

The Township of King believes in Abby.

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Engel & Völkers extends its service into the heart of York

Today’s home-buyers are a savvy group. Making the biggest investment of our lives demands a certain amount of quality and attention to clients’ needs.

Parking woes at GO lot lead to altercation

A Schomberg woman is continuing her fight with Metrolinx, over what she sees as a chronic lack of enforcement and support for patrons using accessible parking spots.

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Labour of love results in beautiful creation

A King man’s two-year labour of love has resulted in a beautiful equine showpiece.

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Passion never wanes for long-serving firefighters

“I’m just a firefighter.” That humble sentiment says a lot about the commitment by members of the King Township Fire and Emergency Services.

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Nobleton’s Sunset Grill treats customers like family

People come to Sunset Grill to eat.

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Elementary school kids reach for the stars

While space may be the final frontier, for elementary students in Bolton and Virginia, it’s gotten a lot closer. St. Thomas Moore School in Arlington, Virgina, and Bolton’s St. John Paul II Elementary School have teamed up to build, launch and monitor a micro satellite.

Sports

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King City’s Chiovitti becomes synchronized skating champion on world stage

An influx of King City Skating Club success stories has culminated with a new world champion.

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Support Schomberg juvenile Red Wings at victory parade

    Coming off an unprecedented season of success, Schomberg Minor Hockey has confirmed its intention to ice a juvenile rep team next season, to ...

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Pellegrini earns snowboard bronze at B.C. Nationals

On the biggest stage of her life, young snowboard cross competitor Emma Pellegrini came through in the clutch to claim a bronze medal in national competition. “I started snowboarding when I was about seven or eight,” said Pellegrini, who turns 15 next week. “I moved to boardercross about five years ago.” Wanting to move out of the casual-snowboarder persona early on, the relatively new sport of boardercross jumped out at Pellegrini as a challenge to pursue.

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Schomberg Midget Reps are York-Simcoe AE champs

With the same determination shown by so many of our Red Wing Teams this year, the Schomberg midget reps recently captured the York-Simcoe AE championship.

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Former Cougar invited to Alaska Junior A summer camp

For some, chasing their athletic dream means travelling to the ends of the earth to do so.

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Juvenile Red Wings win OMHA championship

The Juvenile Red Wings were the final representative of Schomberg hockey on Saturday as the last team standing, and ended the 2014-15 season in dramatic fashion.

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Novice LL team wins York-Simcoe title

The Novice LL Red Wings are the Simcoe region champions!

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Schomberg novice reps win York-Simcoe championship

The Schomberg novice reps captured the York-Simcoe championship trophy.

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King City’s Moyer gets a taste of international snowboarding competition

It’s been a whirlwind of a winter for King City-born Haili Moyer, a 17-year old snowboarder looking to make her mark in the expanding sport of snowboard cross.

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Lam takes gold in provincial skating championship

King City’s Jordan Lam is quickly establishing himself within the provincial skating community, earning his second first-place finish in competition in just over a month.

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