Winter Carnival Report

David West Winter Carnival

I think we would all agree that we have had a classic “Canadian” winter this year. Some might argue that we have had more winter than we need. The winter weather, however, was perfect for the 46th annual Richmond Hill Winter Carnival. We had great attendance on both Saturday and…

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Happy Family Day

When February arrives spring can’t be far beyond the distant horizon. The days get a bit longer and warmer, and the snow starts to yield just a little. This coming spring will be a welcome change to the large amount of snow that we have been “enjoying” lately. The ice…

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Tower Hill Off Leash Dog Park

Over the past number of years the Tower Hill Off Leash Dog Park has been operating as a pilot project. Council recently voted to make the park permanent. We also voted to implement a mitigation strategy to try to address some of the concerns that area residents have expressed concerning…

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Let Me Introduce Myself…

I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself. My name is David West and I am the new Richmond Hill Ward 4 Councillor. Due to this council seat becoming vacant in October, Richmond Hill Council elected an interim councillor. I was the successful candidate among the 45 residents…

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Ice Storm – What You Need to Know

The recent Ice Storm was one of the most devastating natural events in recent memory in our Town. The results of this storm were immediate for many residents who lost power for a few hours, and in many cases in Ward 4, for several days. In fact, according to Powerstream,…

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At the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts

Ring in the New Year with a Big Band celebration guaranteed to have you swinging till midnight and beyond. The RHCPA proudly presents Canada’s King of the Clarinet, Ross Wooldridge, directing the highly acclaimed Galaxy Orchestra with the vocals by the sweetheart of swing, Alex Pangman and featuring award winning…

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Pledges for Change

Volunteer Salute – Brennan Wong I met Brennan a couple of weeks back and like I feel about many young people, I was amazed by his enthusiasm and his passion for helping people. With Young people like Brennan in our community – we are in good hands. Below is an…

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