Renovations complete at Care and Share

Care and Share

Renovations complete at Care and Share Fourteen months after the Care and Share Thrift Shop moved to its current location at 33 Ringwood Drive, the store is bustling with customers checking out everything from clothing and crockery to furniture and beautiful quilts, handcrafted by local artisans. “We are now fully finished with renovations and have introduced a new vintage and... Read More

Musical magic at Nineteen on the Park

Lucia Cesaroni

Musical magic at Nineteen on the Park Last December, Nineteen on the Park offered a tantalizing glimpse of its 2015 season, which included an unforgettable performance by soprano Lucia Cesaroni. Lucia, who holds a Master’s Degree in Opera from the University of Toronto, has been attracting the attention of international audiences and critics from Vancouver to la bella Italia in... Read More

Fire and Ice

Fire & Ice 3

Warming up winter Kinjal Dagli Shah More than a thousand Stouffville residents gathered at the United Soils site on Saturday Jan 24th for Fire & Ice, an event that entertained children and parents alike. On offer was a giant ice pad for children to free skate on, with hot fries and donuts to help warm up afterwards, along with wagon rides and magic shows. The initiative by Tiny... Read More

Stouffville News Years Eve Celebrations


2015 Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville New Years fireworks celebration. Something to do for everyone in Memorial Park to ring in the New Year. Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Bon Fire, Skating Rink (weather permitting), Petting Zoo, Ice Sculptures performances by Skylark and Motus O, Food Truck and more. Schedule: 6:30 p.m. Bonfire Set, Ice Sculptures lit, Skylark performances (6:30 – ... Read More

Santa Visits Alaina


Being that Alaina is not able to celebrate Christmas with family and friends, Country Casa Monterssori & Daycare with Santa to drop off presents to her and her big brother Thomas. The staff at CCMD has worked diligently to sterilize a room with a large window so Alaina & Thomas can enjoy this moment.           Date – Saturday, December 20,... Read More

Stouffville family brightens the holidays for SickKids


Stouffville family brightens the holidays for SickKids On Saturday, Dec. 13, the Debaissi family lit up their Reeves Way neighbourhood for the holiday season in support of Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children. “In February 2012, our family was advised that our son had leukemia,” said Ramsey Debaissi. “We were devastated, but over the course of his treatment, we saw first... Read More

Wayne Emmerson is new chair of York Region


Former Whitchurch-Stouffville Mayor becomes new chair of York Region. Emmerson received votes from the other 16 members of council, including Justin Altmann who replaced him as Whitchurch-Stouffville mayor this month. In a statement Emmerson stated: “The top (regional) priority is to deliver transportation improvements — VIVA, roads, GO rail, and highways — to address... Read More

December 16, 2014 – Council Meeting


Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville Council Meeting Tuesday December 16, 2014 – 3:00 P.M. Official Town Agenda: Download here. Highlights from the Agenda: RECOGNITIONS, if applicable 15 Year Service Award: MARC POURVAHIDI DELEGATIONS, if applicable Stouffville Igoma Partnership: Justin Kerswill Presentation to update Council about the Stouffville Igoma Partnership and encourage... Read More

Last chance for a ride on the Santa Train


Last chance for a ride on the Santa Train: Trains were sold out, so we added another day, Saturday, December 20th Train times are 11:00 am and 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm. Each trip lasts approximately 1 hour. Fares for all Santa Trains are $20.00 each for all passengers (Infants under 1 not occupying a seat ride free) – or $74.00 for groups of 4 people are also available. Santa will... Read More

2014 Stouffville Santa Claus Parade


It was a great day for the Santa Claus parade, they weather was pleasant and the streets were filled with Stouffville residents to welcome Jolly old St. Nick to town. There were lots of great floats and kids lined the streets collecting candy canes and all sorts of treats. Check out our photo Gallery. ... Read More

Guess Who’s Coming to Town


Santa Claus is coming to Whitchurch-Stouffville in the Annual Stouffville Kinsmen Santa Claus Parade. The parade begins at 2:00pm Saturday December 6th. This year the parade route is a little shorter and will start on Tenth Line at North Street down to Main Street it will then head west on Main Street ending at the Ninth Line. Contact info for Parade registration: Guy Cooper 905-640-3560... Read More

Artists thank Whitchurch-Stouffville community for support.

studio tour

To the SFP Editor: The artists of the 14th annual Whitchurch-Stouffville Studio Tour wish to thank all of the visitors who came out to our studios on Oct. 18 and 19. It was very heart-warming to see our friends, neighbours and new visitors showing so much appreciation for our artwork. It was indeed a great pleasure to share our stories of inspiration and the processes we use to... Read More