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Newmarket, Ontario, Canada, 2010/06/18 - The newly designed site is your destination for local news, provided by trusted community newspapers from the Aurora Banner and Georgina Advocate to the Newmarket Era-Banner, Richmond Hill Liberal and Vaughan Citizen - YorkRegion.com.
Get an insider’s view of York Region with the new Yorkregion.com. The newly designed site is your destination for local news, provided by trusted community newspapers from the Aurora Banner and Georgina Advocate to the Newmarket Era-Banner, Richmond Hill Liberal and Vaughan Citizen.
Yorkregion.com, a division of Metroland Media Group Ltd., brings you the news you need to enjoy your community. Seven community papers spanning the region provide you with the information you need to live your life, whether you’re looking for a house, a job or somewhere fun to go for the night. It is frequently updated community, sports, arts, health and entertainment news to keep you informed. Get connected through a comprehensive community events calendar, full school listings and local athlete profiles.
“We have recently redesigned yorkregion.com to improve user navigation and how we present local content, and initial user feedback is more encouraging,” said Debora Kelly, Editor-in-Chief of the Newmarketing-Era Banner. “We’re encouraged by the results thus far and believe there is incredible potential with this model of content delivery.”
Read in on the conversation through local opinion makers and letters to the editor, along with community blogs such as ‘Running Wild’ by Caroline Grech, who puts readers through their paces as she writes about running and triathlons. Chris Traber provides tips on how to stretch your cash and your financial know-how in his blog, ‘Dollars and Sense’. Then make your own view known by taking Yorkregion.com’s poll question.
Go green with Yorkregion.com’s ‘Reuseful’, a virtual trading post that lets you recycle your previously loved goods into someone else’s new-found treasure. Browse its market for that hard to find item you’ve been searching for, or post your own gently used item for someone else to discover. The only rule — it has to be free.
Yorkregion.com is your portal to ‘North of the City’, a lifestyle magazine that showcases restaurants, fashion and design where you live.
Find the right company for the job you need done with Yorkregion.com’s complete business listings. Get out and enjoy the county after checking out its comprehensive restaurant and movie listings. Or see a snapshot of this area’s growing communities with the site’s photograph and video galleries.
Do you have something you want to sell? Connect with buyers through Yorkregion.com’s easy to use, convenient self-serve classifieds that allow users to post and purchase their own classified ads. Ads from merchandise for sale to local service listings also appear in the print editions of the region’s community newspapers, linking your ad with more potential buyers.
To keep you updated on what matters most, RSS feeds are available for popular categories. Whether you live or work in York Region or are planning a visit, get an insider’s perspective with Yorkregion.com.
For more information, contact
Debora Kelly, Editor-in-Chief
P: 905-853-8888. / E: dkelly[.]yrmg.com.
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