Milton’s prestigious award of Youth Athlete of 2021 has been awarded to Ismail Hassan. He graduated from St. Francis Xavier Catholic School in Milton in June. Ismail helped
his school win the Halton Regional Championship and a triple-A OFSAA bronze medal in 2020.
Watching videos of his prowess on the basketball court, it is obvious that he is a sure force to reckon with in any game! He appears to have a keen ability to shoot and score! With over 500 hours for volunteering
Events’ Ontario Softball Cricket League’s (EOSCL) season is over. The organization completed its third season September 22 with a pair of matches at Sherwood Community Park.
It started six years ago as a conversation between Milton Orthotics, and Wellness Centre Owner Angelo Posteraro and Rotary Club member Rod McLachlan. The two men wanted to help the community, and get kids active. “It supported physical activity, and supported a charity.”
The last weekend in June kicked off Events Ontario Softball Cricket League (EOSCL). Saturday June 23 was an event at Paramount Restaurant to unveil the team jerseys and captains. The league expanded from eight to 17 teams this season including teams representing town councillors.
April 28 marked the end of Milton Youth Recreation Centre (MYRec)’s basketball season at MyFest 2018. Awards were given out kicking off an afternoon of family fun and celebration at the Milton Sports Centre.
Rain, and cold wind failed to dampen the community spirit as runners gathered at the Mattamy National Cycling Centre (MNCC) on May 12th. It was the third annual Run for Milton organized by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at – Milton Chapter to raise money for the Milton District Hospital Foundation (MDHF).
In the spring of 2015, when the doors opened to the Mattamy National Cycling Center (also known as the Velodrome), a new era for competitive cycling in Milton and surrounding areas was born.
“Game On is larger than us. It lives and breathes for the passion of outdoor ball hockey while supporting kids’ mental health,” says Angelo Posteraro, the Founder and Director of the Milton Orthotic & Wellness Centre Foundation (MOWC), as he looks forward to the 6th Annual GAME ON! Ball Hockey Tournament next month.
Established in 2016, the Run for Milton is an annual event that raises funds to support Milton District Hospital Foundation for much needed healthcare essentials.
With technology use and the popularity of gamification at an all-time high, it’s no surprise that the Milton Public Library, alongside other community partners, are leading the way when it comes to developing the very first public library gaming app of its kind with Quest Milton launching on February 16th, 2018.