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Thornhill mom-and-pop shop fights back

September 15, 2017

Old rivalries emerge in Thornhill council

A Thornhill councillor and upstart community firebrand face off on social media and in council.
August 23, 2017

Temple vs. townhouses

June 16, 2017

Real Estate Roundtable: Our fall panel predicts a tamer but still robust market

How will Vancouver’s housing market fare from B.C.’s foreign investor tax? Our panel of experts weighs in on its potential ramifications and what it could mean for Toronto.
September 14, 2016

Local Hero: Michael Virgilio taught "gooder English" to 5,000 students

Michael Virgilio retired last June after nearly 30 years teaching English at St. Elizabeth Catholic High School in Thornhill.
September 28, 2015

Thornhill dad relieved by Supreme Court of Canada medical marijuana ruling

Epileptic girl was treated with marijuana oil, but it was illegal until now
September 01, 2015

Real Estate Roundtable: Greater gains in the 2014 house and condo market

This summer saw better-than-expected gains in house and condo sales. We asked our roundtable experts if the market will remain hot
September 16, 2014

Gridlock is stalling Richmond Hill

April 01, 2014

Our local green achievements

April 01, 2014

Call her Hannah

10-year-old Richmond Hill blogger inspiring change
April 01, 2014

Bathurst development concerns mounting

Many Thornhillers unite against 17-storey, two-tower proposal
April 01, 2014

Two local dog parks to stay open

Neighbours say safety and noise are of tremendous concern
April 01, 2014

Pride flag, issue of petitions at Thornhill school

According to the York Region District School Board (YRDSB), Stephen Lewis Secondary School (SLSS) came under some criticism from the a parent who has accused the Thornhill high school of trying to push a pro-LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) agenda.
April 01, 2014

Real Estate Roundtable 2014

As we convened our 7th Annual Real Estate Roundtable, Toronto’s market has continued to soar. Prices are high, inventory is low. Here’s what the GTA’s top market experts had to say about 2014.
March 05, 2014

Observatory saga rages on to municipal board

Fate of 400 proposed units at iconic site still up in the air.
March 03, 2014

Thornhill Woods condo proposal leads to clashes

na Asheri Jamaat (ISIJ) of Toronto, a Muslim organization serving the GTA, has applied to develop a condo complex at the Jaffari Centre mosque at 9000 Bathurst St. — and more than 5,000 people have signed an online petition opposing it.
March 03, 2014

Martow heading to Queen’s Park

Thornhill stays a Conservative riding following by-election.
March 03, 2014

Richmond Hill versus Canada Post

In December, Canada Post announced that door-to-door postal delivery was to be discontinued within the next five years. That’s quite a change in our standard of service. Many seniors contacted me with concerns.
March 03, 2014

High-density Bathurst proposal

On Feb. 4, there was a public hearing to receive comments on a high-density application for two 17-storey towers at 9000 Bathurst St. The meeting was well attended. Afterwards, I received many inquiries as to why council did not reject the proposal immediately, and I would like to clarify what elected officials can and can not do.
March 03, 2014

Teen inspiring change

Richmond Hill student reaching out at home and abroad
March 03, 2014