03 Aug 2017

The Digital Divide – Digital technology in education

Set foot in one of York Region’s new elementary schools and you may confuse the tech-drenched classrooms for the office space of a swanky startup on King Street. No chalkboards, no books, no paper — the York Catholic District School...
By Rebecca Alberico
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03 Aug 2017

LETHAL DOSE, VAUGHAN AND TORONTO FACE OPIOID CRISIS

Two people in Ontario die every day of an opioid overdose. City Life Magazine uncovers the opioid epidemic as it migrates eastward, tearing its way into our communities and homes by way of substance abuse and prescribed pain management. Over...
By Rebecca Alberico
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07 Jun 2017

Tokmakjian and Mehra donate to Newmarket Hospice Donation

Transportation magnate Raffi Tokmakjian, president of Tok Transit located in Concord Ontario, and Ajay Mehra, COO of Tok Transit, are coming together to make a joint personal donation of $250,000 to the Newmarket residential hospice, in memory of Raffi’s late...
By City Life Staff
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Advertorial
07 Oct 2016

Villanova College

A Catholic, Augustinian school passionate about the education of young people. Thirty-three serene acres of King City landscape comprise the campus of Villanova College. It’s a view as brilliant and as pristine as the student body of the school —...
By City Life Staff
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Advertorial
08 Oct 2015

Deb Schulte – A PROVEN FIGHTER

Voting for real change with King-Vaughan candidate Deb Schulte. As King-Vaughan Liberal candidate Deb Schulte readies herself for the upcoming election on October 19, her platform is fuelled by her promise to fight for real change and build a better...
By City Life Staff
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MAP-Subway Expansion
14 Apr 2015

Vaughan Subway Line – Back on Track

The Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension is overdue and over budget — will there be light for Vaughan at the end of the tunnel? A subway line will soon barrel its way to Vaughan — but don’t hang your car keys up...
By Simona Panetta-Kerr
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Vaughan's Elementary Schools
14 Apr 2015

Vaughan’s Elementary Schools – Making the Grade

How do Vaughan’s elementary schools stack up? When it comes to academics, Vaughan is comfortably above average, according to the Fraser Institute’s annual School Report Cards. The study from the independent public policy think-tank looks at over 3,000 elementary schools...
By Michael Hill
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08 Aug 2014

Belinda’s Place Reaches Its 1$ Million Fundraising Goal – Newmarket

Belinda’s Place, the first and only shelter exclusively for single homeless women in York Region, which is expected to open its doors in the spring of 2015, has met its $1 million fundraising goal thanks to two final generous donations....
By City Life Staff
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08 Aug 2014

Setting the Bar – Vivian Risi

There’s nothing Vivian Risi does that is done the ordinary way. Her manner of philanthropy especially goes beyond the commonplace, motioning a special kind of collective awe from the public and her peers. From raising millions for society’s most vulnerable,...
By Amanda Storey
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