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Toronto of the North, M-Town, Little Asia, call it whatever you want but one indisputable fact is, that life in Markham is a distinct experience. Don't get me wrong, I've loved every minute of growing up here and I wouldn't trade my childhood for anyone else's. However, between the city shutting down at 10 p.m. and the YRT struggles being so real, sometimes being a Markham resident isn't so easy.

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Growing up in the 905: it's both a blessing and a curse. If you grew up in Markham, you probably remember how bad Highway 7 used to be and you probably remember watching movies at First Markham Place. There were a lot of struggles growing up in Markham (like not being able to get anywhere without a car) but there were also a lot of good things that came out of it (like all the good memories).

Here are some things you might be able to relate to if you're from Markham.

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