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While Dina Derocchis can see the merit of using gas tax to fund transit in large cities such as Toronto, she says that she and other York Region residents are reluctant to give up their cars.

LISA QUEEN lqueen@yrmg.com At the pump of a Newmarket gas station, Dina Derocchis is skeptical her gas taxes are doing much to get people out of their

cars and on to public transit in York Region. While public transit in the region is "a mess," the Newmarket resident doubts most drivers are willing to give up their vehicles to ride the bus.

"I can see Toronto needing it more. Up here, I think most people drive. You kind of need a car up here," said Derocchis, who isn’t opposed to contributing to the provincial government’s new cap-and-trade program, which

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KIM ZARZOUR kzarzour@yrmg.com He was just an ordinary kid, a classmate at his son’s Markham high school, but the boy’s predicament troubled Sam Fronte. The teen had confided to Fronte that his father was angry he’d attended a local party and told him not to bother coming home. It was the middle of the night and the young man had nowhere to go. "He gets that way, sometimes," the boy shrugged.Fronte, who helped sponsor homeless youth through Markham Baptist Church for more than 10 years, was well aware of the risks the teen faced trying to find somewhere safe for the night - from frigid makeshift shelters to drop-ins where people are robbed for a few dollars. He couldn’t help the youth - "a good kid" who luckily managed to find a friend’s couch to sleep on for the night - but Fronte vowed he would do more to help other teens in similar predicaments. That’s why his family has signed on to be a host family with the new Nightstop program being launched in York Region. 360Kids has partnered with UK-based Depaul Charity to be the first Nightstop provider in North America, offering screened and trained volunteers with a spare bed to young people with nowhere else to go. The organization is seeking families who can help provide this safety net - for one night or several that keeps youth off the street or away from unsuitable accommodations where they would be at

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Sam and Stephanie Fronte stand in the spare bedroom they are offering to homeless youth. It’s part of a new 360Kids program and a first in North America where volunteer families play host to young people who don’t have a place to stay. risk of abuse. With help of federal funding, families who sign up to be Nightstop hosts receive remuneration to assist with expenses. Nicola Harwood, head of Depaul’s Nightstop, was in Richmond Hill this week helping launch the program in Canada. It’s been in operation there for more than 30 years she says, and now offers 630 homes across the UK. In 2015, those homes provided 13,500 "safe sleeps" to young people. Each youth spends an average seven to eight nights at a Nightstop while

the agency works with them to find long-term solutions to their housing troubles. The program has been tried and tested by the UK organization to ensure it’s safe for everyone, she says, adding York Region would be a good fit for its launch in Canada. Jacquie Hermans, 360Kids Nightstop program coordinator, estimates 300 youth are seeking a place to stay in the region every night. 360Kids provides 14 emergency beds at The Hub in Richmond Hill, but there have been no vacan-

cies since the facility opened in March 2016. "We are not going to build our way out of this problem," say Michael Braithwaite, 360Kids executive director. "We have to be innovative and think differently." The use of spare rooms in a positive environment makes a huge difference to young people in crisis, says Lesley Sims, 360Kids director of resource development. "It allows them to feel safe and cared for while receiving the continued support of services 360Kids provides." Fronte’s family is keen

to play a role. As chair of his church’s mission team, he has helped raise cash donations, clothing and gift cards for homeless youth. Now he is ready to do more, especially in the south end of York Region where services are especially lacking. "The Hub is a great option but not nearly enough," he says. With no shelters for kids in crisis in the area, youth must make their way to Toronto or overcrowded shelters further north, in Newmarket or Sutton. "They can end up in places that are not safe.

Shelters can be risky." Most of the hidden homeless are good kids in bad circumstances, says 360Kids youth worker Christian Salgado. With space shortages at the Richmond Hill facility, they end up couch-surfing, sleeping in abandoned buildings or tents in vacant lots, he says. "They get a bad rap, but they’re not dangerous. These kids generally just can’t go home." That’s the situation Jessica faced when she left home several months ago. At 17, the youth already faced years of hardship growing up with two chronically ill parents, moving multiple times and regularly bullied at school. "My parents couldn’t afford me so at the end of the day, I just decided to do it on my own," the quiet teen says. She slept in shelters and empty stairwells until she found an emergency bed at 360Kids. Now she is in transition housing while she earns her high school diploma, but she knows it could have gone very badly - and she says she could have used a program like Nightstop. "When you’re that age, you’re supposed to be growing. But that’s hard to do you are on the streets trying to survive. "It would make such a difference if we had a home where we knew we were safe and cared about."

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Hien Lam brushes seeds off of sunflowers inside Greenbelt Microgreens’ giant facility in Gormley. Business is booming as people increasingly incorporate the new local organic produce in their diet and the company recently won a Premiers Award for Agri-Food Innovation. people are familiar with and the microgreens Greenbelt produces is that while sprouts are grown in water, Greenbelt’s microgreens are grown in organic soil mixed on site. The result is microgreens are much less prone to disease and have a much longer shelf life. Adamson said their product has a two-week shelf life. January is Greenbelt’s busiest month as people munch away on greens after gorging on Christmas turkey. Adamson said it was one of the few local vegetables you can pick at the grocery store in the winter. The benefits of fresh local produce shouldn’t be lost on people as the make decision at the gro-

cery store. Adamson is competing against lettuce giants like Earthbound Farms which is based in California. "People need to realize how local food is so good for the Ontario economy. We employee local employees and don’t use foreign agricultural workers," he said. In total Greenbelt employs 30 people at its Gormley location and Adamson estimates that will grow to 60 when the new location is up to scale. The company has also designed, developed and patented a number of pieces of equipment. They recently were awarded the Ontario’s premier’s award for Agri-Food Innovation.

road area the afternoon of Jan. 3, according to Margaret Blumreisinger, Bill’s sister, who is helping in the search. "He’s extremely gentle and he’s really slow moving," she said, noting Mack is a registered therapy dog who works with senior citizens and people with Alzheimer’s disease. "He’s a huge dog." If you’ve seen Mack or have information on his whereabouts, call 416-949-0344 or 905727-1932.

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public transit) is not going to happen. No, I don’t think so. It won’t happen to me. No, no, no, no." Derocchis’s comments came the same day Queen’s Park announced Jan. 10 that York Region’s public transit system is getting a $15.3 million boost this year from the provincial gas tax. Better transit is not only a convenience for riders but helps improve the region’s economy, Newmarket-Aurora MPP Chris Ballard said at a press conference at the Newmarket Transit Garage on Yonge Street south of Green Lane in East Gwillimbury. Municipalities across Ontario have received $3.8 billion in gas tax funding since 2004, including $334 million this year. "York Region and York Region Transit will be able to use this funding to make critical improvements to our local transit network," Ballard said. "In the past, municipalities have used gas tax funding to upgrade transit infrastructure, increase accessibility, purchase transit vehicles, add more routes and extend hours of service." Although the region’s transit improvement to-do list is long and the gas tax funding represents less than 1 per cent of this year’s $197,221 million transit operating budget, regional chair Wayne Emmerson stressed the funding is not drop in the bucket. "We appreciate every dollar we get from the province and the feds and we need more for us to enhance our transit system," he said. The funding will cover some of the costs of operating the YRT Viva Transit system, which is expand-

ing. Currently, the system provides about 140 transit routes served by 396 conventional buses and 123 Viva rapid transit buses, Emmerson said. The region is also phasing in new services such as dial-a-ride in rural areas and more frequent bus service, adopting new fare incentives, modernizing facilities and introducing technological advancements, he added. Newmarket Mayor Tony Van Bynen and East Gwillimbury Mayor Virginia Hackson praised the gas tax funding. The money will help enhance and expand transit, reduce congestion, shorten commute times and help commuters reach their destinations quicker, Van Bynen said. Better transit is needed to accommodate growth, Hackson said. The region’s population of 1.1 million will increase to 1.8 million by 2041, while East Gwillimbury will grow by 125,000 by 2051. "The more options our residents have to leave their car at home, the better it is for our communities and the environment," Hackson said.

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Just a couple steps into the Greenbelt Microgreens greenhouse in Gormley and you nearly forget a blizzard is wreaking havoc outside. The balmy 20 C temperature feels more like Myrtle Beach than York Region. The warm temperatures are also ideal growing conditions for one of the latest trends in healthy eating: organic microgreens. Fresh greens sit in soil trays on the ground as far as the eye can see. Basil, radish, red choi, buckwheat, sunflower; these aren’t exactly what you are used to seeing in your grocery store aisles, but that might change soon. "It’s amazing the traction we have gotten with the product," Greenbelt co-owner Ian Adamson said. His partners in the venture are Tracy Wilson and Michael Curry. While microgreens are a relatively niche product among the health conscious consumers, their popularity is growing and Adamson and his Greenbelt team is hoping to capitalize on this new market. The company started in 2011 providing to local restaurants and smaller chains like Nature’s Emporium. Now they include Longo’s, Sobeys and Whole Foods in their customer portfolio and there are no signs that things are slowing down. The company recently opened a second greenhouse in the Hamilton area to keep up with the demand for their product. So what makes microgreens so popular? Adamson said it’s because they are fresh, healthy and most importantly taste good. Microgreens are a tiny versions of plants like sunflower, broccoli and radish that are harvested after 10 days of growing. "A quarter cup of the broccoli microgreens essentially have the same nutritional value as two heads of broccoli," he said. That’s why microgreens are the perfect accompaniment to things like salads and smoothies as they not only add flavour but nutrition, he said. Greenbelt grows 20 different varieties and we grow 35 different blends. People often call microgreens sprouts but that’s a dirty word at Greenbelt. The difference between the alfalfa sprouts that

King family appeals for help locating missing therapy dog A King Township family is seeking the community’s help to track down their beloved dog who went missing earlier in the week - and given he’s a lumbering, 200-pound Irish Wolfhound, they’re hoping he’ll be pretty easy to spot. Bill and Julie Allen’s 8-yearold, tan-coloured dog, Mack, disappeared from their property in the Keele Street and 17th Side-

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As gracious hosts, let’s not disappoint Syrian families now For Syrian refugees who have come to Canada, 2016 was no doubt a year of adjustment and discovery. And for those who came in the first wave, a new reality is setting in with the start of a new year, when their federal living allowance came to an end. After 12 months, families stop receiving what could amount to $1,400 per month from the government. Many more refugees who settled in our communities will reach that milestone over the course of 2017. For those who have not secured employment, this year may bring some serious financial hardship. In a country that has openly embraced more than 35,500 Syrian refugees since November 2015, we can feel good about living in a place so willing to help those desperate and in need. Local groups, including Stouffville Cares, Bradford’s Refugee Inter-Denominational Group (BRIDG) and Georgina-East Gwillimbury Refugee Welcome, sponsored families. And many more residents, businesses, community organizations and churches offered their support to those families and other refugees who have begun to make their home in our towns and cities. The North American Shia Ithna Asheri Muslim Community Organization (NASIMCO) and the Jaffari Community Centre (JCC), for example, have organized and delivered hygiene kits to families awaiting permanent housing, prepared backpacks for 300 children going to school, delivered donated household items to families upon settlement and hosted a free dental screening and informative workshop session These people’s journey settling in our communities needs to stay front and centre for more than just the exciting first few months - particularly as that financial assistance reaches its expiration date. It has been inspiring to witness our communities step up to support and welcome their new neighbours and hear how refugees are adapting to living in a new country. We need to continue to offer support in various ways. Learning English is a major barrier for many. Perhaps people could offer English conversation clubs in their neighbourhood. Syrian children in new schools no doubt face an intimidating integration into their peers’ social circles. How can we help them make new friends? Many of the new families have spoken of the wonder and appreciation they felt being accepted so readily into this country. As time presses on, let’s not disappoint them now.

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• LETTERS TO THE EDITOR • Bureaucracy also has productivity problem Re: York taxpayer group welcomes study showing inflated government wages, Dec. 13. I find the comments of the president of the Newmarket Taxpayers Advocacy Group on the study by the Fraser Institute is enlightening to shed light on public employees compensation in relationship to the private sector. It is so true, I am not including the police, fire departments and the paramedics which is well appreciated and justified. But the real issue is not the gold-plated compensation only. The problem lies with productivity. I find the public sector are far less productive than in the private sector. That

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O Monday, January 16 Christmas Tree collection - King WHEN: 12 a.m. WHERE: King Township - various locations CONTACT: www.king.ca COST: Free Maximum 6 feet (1.8 metres), cut in pieces if necessary. Remove all decorations, nails, tree stands and plastic tree bags.

O GET CONNECTED Visit yorkregion.com/events to submit your own community events for online publishing. seum@king.ca COST: $10 Ever wonder what happens after hours at the museum? Explore the site like never before and enjoy a variety of activities.

O Thursday, January 19 Portraits - Adults WHEN: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. WHERE: King Heritage and Cultural Centre, 2920 King Rd. CONTACT: 905833-2331, kingmuseum@king.ca COST: $160 for 6 classes Interested in learning how to draw and paint portraits of your family members? All levels welcome. PCCN - Newmarket Prostate Cancer Support Group WHEN: 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. WHERE: Newmarket Seniors’ Meeting Place, 474 Davis Dr. CONTACT: 905-895-1975 COST: Free Dr. Baguio will speak on palliative care and how to access its many services.Everyone is welcome.

O Friday, January 20 Museum After Dark WHEN: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. WHERE: King Heritage and Cultural Centre, 2920 King Road CONTACT: Caroline, 905-833-2331, kingmu-

Han Chen, Piano WHEN: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. WHERE: Aurora Cultural Centre, 22 Church St. CONTACT: Jane Taylor, 905-713-1818, www. auroraculturalcentre.ca, info@ auroraculturalcentre.ca COST: $28 senior/student, $34 adult plus HST Han Chen is a distinctive artist whose credentials include important prizes in competitions of traditional music and increasing respect in the avant-garde.

O Saturday, January 21 King’s Annual Pancake Breakfast WHEN: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. WHERE: King City Community Centre, 25 Doctors Lane CONTACT: Township of King, www.king.ca, COST: Free Mayor Steve Pellegrini and councillors invite all residents to participate. Free skate with the mayor from 11 a.m. to noon.

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Mayor & Council’s Breakfast WHEN: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. WHERE: East Gwillimbury Sports Complex, 1914B Mount Albert Rd. CONTACT: 905-478-4282 COST: Free Residents of East Gwillimbury are invited to join Mayor and council to celebrate the new year with a complimentary pancake breakfast served by Council and a free family skate.

AHS Speaker Series: Geoffrey Reaume, History of Madness WHEN: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. WHERE: Hillary House, 15372 Yonge St. CONTACT: erika.mazanik@aurorahs.com COST: $7 Geoffrey Reaume will speak about The History of Madness Since Ancient Times. Refreshments served. To reserve your seat, call.

New Year’s Meet and Greet with MP Jane Philpott WHEN: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. WHERE: Markham District Veterans Association, 7 Washington St. CONTACT: 905-640-1125 COST: Free Drop in to say hello to MarkhamStouffville MP Jane Philpott and enjoy some light refreshments.

White Heather Pipes and Drums annual Robbie Burns Dinner WHEN: 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. WHERE: Royal Canadian Legion - Aurora, 105 Industrial Pkwy. N. CONTACT: tomkatbrowne@yahoo.ca COST: $50 Evening of bagpipes, Scottish music, and dancing .Enjoy haggis, roast beef, and Yorkshire pudding.

O Thursday, January 26 Portraits - Adults WHEN: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. WHERE: King Heritage and Cultural Centre, 2920 King Rd. CONTACT: Caroline, 905-833-2331 COST: $160 for 6 classes Interested in learning how to draw and paint portraits of your family members? All levels welcome.

Introduction to Meditation WHEN: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. WHERE: Buddha Meditation Centre, 11175 Kennedy Rd. CONTACT: Buddha Meditation Centre, 905927-7117, info@mahamevnawa. ca COST: Free Opportunity to learn meditation posture, why we meditate and much more.

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Not all types of plastic are recyclable in your blue box. Toys, utensils and plastic wrap are just a few items NOT accepted in the blue box. Plastic that cannot be recycled or reused should go in the garbage. For more information on what can go in your blue box, please visit york.ca/bluebox or call 1-866-665-6752

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York Region District School Board

French Immersion Registration January 20th, 2017 - February 10th, 2017 York Region District School Board’s French Immersion program begins at Grade 1 and is based on the curriculum prescribed by the Ontario Ministry of Education. Registrations will be accepted in French Immersion school locations between January 20th and February 10th, 2017. A school locator can be found on the Board’s web site. French Immersion schools will host an Information Session on January 19th, 2017 for interested parents/ guardians considering enrolling their children in French Immersion. For information, session locations and further details, please visit the Board’s website: www.yrdsb.ca If you do not have access to the internet or require additional assistance, please contact your child’s current school. Note: Space at some program locations is limited, students may be required to attend a school other than the one designated for their attendance area.

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visit www.chats.on.ca/careers and apply on line CHATS is an equal opportunity employer.

Full-time & Part-time shifts GUARANTEED HOURS No weekends Providing cleaning for seniors in the community.

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Extrudex Aluminum Corp. in Woodbridge, Ontario is looking for a full time person to help in a fast pace environment. The ideal FDQGLGDWHZLOOKDYHDPLQLPXP\HDUV¡ experience experience in payroll functions. Other tasks include Accounting data entry & administration duties. Excellent communication and computer skills are a must. If you are detail-oriented and have lots of initiative, we look forward to hearing from you. Please forward your resume to hr@extrudex.com or by fax to (905)-264-6444. 3OHDVHQRWHRQO\TXDOLÀHGFDQGLGDWHV will be contacted.

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Apply in person to York Spring and Radiator Service 60 Industrial Pkwy N., Aurora

NATIONAL BRIDAL COMPANY seeking reliable and energetic people with a courteous phone manner to set appointments. Part time, evenings and weekends. Call Rose 905-761-8750 between 9am-5pm

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Location: Vaughan, Richmond Hill to Markham areas Requirements: � Vehicle and valid Ontario driver’s license � Ability to perform housecleaning tasks � Experience working with seniors � Ability to communicate effectively in English (verbal/ written) Other: � Paid travel time and gas allowance � Additional language(s) an asset We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Coming to King City 25 Doctors Lane (King City Arena)

required for a busy automotive shop. Must be mechanically inclined to assist in removing, replacing and repairing of radiators in cars & trucks in the Radiator Repair Shop. Will train the right person. Valid drivers licence required. Work Hours : Mon-Fri- 8-5 p.m.

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CHOWN, Maureen (Maloney) Peacefully at Brampton Civic Hospital, Brampton, on Tuesday, January 3, 2017, Maureen Chown (Maloney), of Woodbridge, in her 85th year, beloved wife of Gordon Chown. Loving mother of Larry and his wife Elaine, Pat and his wife Elizabeth, Richard, Mary Ellen and her life partner Jim Blake, Chris and his life partner Tia Menich. Cherished Nanny of Alicia and her husband Kevin, David, Kristin and her husband Ryan, Mark and his wife Rachelle, Christopher, Emily and her husband Matt, Patrick and his fiancĂŠe Mariah, Ryan, Garrett, and Rachel. Proud greatnanny of Toby, Anna, and Clara. Beloved sister of Margaret, Larry, and Katy (deceased). Maureen was born November 3, 1932, in Toronto, and maintained a strong faith with the Roman Catholic Church, and was a member for more than 50 years with Catholic Womenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s League. Maureen was a very creative soul, with a passion for fashion, sewing, and art. She would never be seen without a project in progress, whether it be needlepoint or quilt, and was a lifelong member of The Canadian Quilt Guild. Maureen never missed the annual Quilt Canada Conferences, and travelled across Canada to participate. Maureen also pursued her interest in history and urban planning. When her children were in high school, she attended Humber College, and landed a career with Region of Peel Planning, where she worked for several years. Maureen was a giver, and always put others first. She attended nursing in 1953 at St. Michaelâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s, but a young handsome man from Weston named Gordon swept her off her feet. In September 1954 Maureen and Gordon married. They settled in Toronto Gore and raised a family of five children. After 27 years, they relocated to Woodbridge. Maureen brought joy to every life she touched. Her warm smile, caring nature, unwavering love for her family, sense of humour and laughter will be remembered by all who knew her. The family would like to thank the staff of Hawthorn Woods Community Care and CCU staff at Brampton Civic Hospital for their compassion and care. Maureen, you are loved and we miss you. The family received their friends at the Egan Funeral Home, 203 Queen Street S., Bolton, Sunday afternoon, January 8th from 1 - 4 p.m. Funeral Mass was held in St. Padre Pio Church, 5500 Major Mackenzie Drive, Kleinburg on Monday morning, January 9 at 9:30 a.m. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Woodbridge. The family has asked that in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Heart & Stroke Association. Condolences for the family may be offered at www.EganFuneralHome.com McKINLEY, Violet Mary We are saddened to announce the passing of Violet Mary McKinley on January 9, 2017 at the age of 94. Violet will be reunited in Heaven with her beloved husband John James. She will be dearly missed by her loving children William (Anne) and Barry (Carole). Violet will be cherished by her grandchildren Matthew, Christine and Scott (Shay) and will be dearly missed by her great-grandchildren Daniel, Paige and Andrew. Friends will be received at Scott Funeral Home, â&#x20AC;&#x153;Woodbridge Chapelâ&#x20AC;?, 7776 Kipling Avenue, Woodbridge (at Hwy #7) on Thursday, January 12, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m. immediately followed by a funeral service held in the chapel. Interment Hillcrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Violet may be made to The Salvation Army.

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MAIDICH, Joseph Suddenly but peacefully passed away with family at his side at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Monday, January 9, 2017. Joseph Maidich of the Holland Marsh in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of Carla. Joseph will be lovingly remembered by his children and their families. At Josephâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s request, private family arrangements will be held. In Josephâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s memory, donations may be made to the Cardiac or Cancer Programs at Southlake Regional Health Centre. Arrangements entrusted to SKWARCHUK FUNERAL HOME, Bradford.

Home Renovations HOUSEHOLD RENOVATION/REPAIR SERVICES, Water damage, Popcorn ceilings, Drywall, Painting (exterior/interior), Reasonable prices, Electrical/Plumbing, Guaranteed work, Special Senior Discount. Call: 416-887-3082

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Apartments for Rent KEELE/MAJORMackenzie BUNGALOW Ground floor 3-bedroom, 1-bathroom, appliances, laundry, garage, backyard, $1650.00/month +utilities. Basement-rear entrance, 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom, appliances, laundry, parking, backyard, 1150.00/month +utilities. No smoking/pets. (416)805-1768

NEWLY RENOVATED 2 bedroom apartment. Kipling/ Hwy 7, March 1st, no pets, no smoking, one parking, separate entrance, all included. $1,250. 416-457-7760 BASEMENT APARTMENT, Weston Rd and Ashbury area, one bedroom, kitchen, parking spot, no pets, utilities included, price is negotiable Available immediately. 416-873-0576 and 647-530-7835 NEWLY RENOVATED large one bedroom basement apartment for rent. Separate entrance, parking. No smoking/pets. $975 inclusive. Available immediately. Weston R d / L o n g s t a f f 905-850-0687 or 416-904-7099 BEAUTIFUL BRAND new bright, spacious one bedroom basement apartment, eat-in kitchen, family room and own laundry facilities in Maple. Walking distance to all amenities. 416-500-6341 2 BEDROOM bright basement apartment, Woodbridge. Close to all amenities. Laundry, side entrance, parking, $1100, available immediately. No smoking, no pets, 905-893-8478 or 647-504-2519 BOLTON HOUSE for Rent (Coleraine & Harvest Moon). Semi-detached three bedroom, three baths. Appliances included. Available March 1st. Call for more information (647)290-9756.

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is now recruiting volunteers for our Board of Directors. Blue Hills has been serving York Region’s children, youth and families with mental health needs for over 47 years.

We are looking for individuals who are over 18 years of age, live and/ or work in York Region and have experience serving on not-for-profit Boards. The Board is looking for nominations that reflect the diversity of York Region. In particular, we are searching for individuals with expertise in the areas of legal, financial and research/evaluation. If you are up to the challenge or know someone who might be: Please call (905) 773-4323 extension 329 between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday or email us at bluehills@bluehillscentre.ca to receive a NOMINATION PACKAGE.

Unique, creative, curious and capable – eager to learn and make friends.Your child deserves a quality program to support the early years and meet the needs of all our children. In York Region, that means attending a York Region District School Board kindergarten program. Kindergarten registration begins January 20th, 2017. Children born in 2013 are eligible for junior kindergarten this September. Children born in 2012, and currently not attending public school, are eligible for senior kindergarten. Documents required for kindergarten registration include: • Proof of child’s age (Birth Certificate/Passport) • Proof of residency Where space is limited, children may be required to attend a school outside their neighbourhood.

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ARE YOU UP FOR THE CHALLENGE?

Please call your local public school for full details about required documents and kindergarten orientation sessions.Visit our web site for a full listing of our elementary schools and kindergarten registration information at: www.yrdsb.ca

We welcome your child and family as you begin the process to enter school!

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