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A Heritage Moment - Trinity Anglican Church, Bond Head

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Description : On the north side of the 7th Line, about 1 km. west of Bond Head, there is a metre-high cairn in the fence line, that marks the location of the home and church built by the Rev. Featherstone Osler in the late 1830s. The frame church,...

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A Heritage Moment... Armson-Wood Home

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  • 2008-02-09

Description : William Armson came to West Gwillimbury in 1820, from Nottingham, England. He served in the Britisharmy and had been decorated for outstanding service during the Peninsular Campaign of the Napoleonic Wars. In recognition of his milit...

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A New Civic Centre for Bradford West Gwillimbury... pursuing the vision

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  • 2002-02-09

"The Ad Hoc Facilities Committee, comprised of Mayor Frank Jonkman, Councillors Marty Toombs and Jim Corneau, Chief Building Official Art Janse, Deputy Treasurer Ian Goodfellows and Police Chief Bruce Davis met on Wednesday night, to consider futu...

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A Sesquicentennial Party!

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  • 2007-05-26

"On May 27th, 1857, the Town of Bradford was incorporated. Next Sunday, May 27th, Bradford will launch a year of Sesquicentennial celebrations, with a Re-enactment, Proclamation and Sesquicentennial Flag-raising, 3 p.m. outside the Bradford West G...

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A bradford Sesquicentennial renaissence

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  • 2007-06-09

"The town of Bradford is undergoing a bit of a mini-Renaissance. It's not just the Home Depot now under construction and due to open this summer, the planned Loblaw and new LCBO outlet that will be built on Holland St. west of Melbourne Drive. It'...

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A century of service

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  • 1994-10-19

Description : These days, there are very few businesses that have been around for 100 years. The Bradford law firm of Evans and Evans is one of those few. Founded in 1894 by T.W.W. Evans, the firm was augmented by his sons, Charles and Brock in th...

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A new name for the new school

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  • 1999

On May 13th, parents and other members of the school communities of Fred C. Cook, W.H. Day and Sir William Osler Public Schools met to consider the names suggested for the new Bradford elementary school on Professor Day Drive. Following the protoc...

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Altseimer, Nicole Lynn birth

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  • 1992-07-25

July 15, 1992 Birth ALTSEIMER - Steve and Marlene (nee Maurino) are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, Nicole Lynn. Born Julne 25, 1992 at 6:15 p.m. and weighing 9 lbs 1 oz. Proud grandparents are Leo and Evelyn Maurino and Steve...

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An invitation to sponsors and donors, from Gwillim Group

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  • 2007-07-21

"Dear editor, We, the Gwillim group, a sub-committee of the Bradford West Gwillimbury Local History Association, are delighted to inform the community about our project to commemorate the Town's 150th Anniversary. We have commissioned a bronze scu...

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Andrews, Kyle obituary

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  • 2001-04-07

Event Date: March 27, 2001 Event Type: death "Suddenly as a result of an accident on Tuesday, March 27, 2001. Kyle Andrews, in his 41st year, of RR6 Aylmer, formerly of Bradford. Beloved husband of Carol, loving Daddy of Katie and Ezra. Loving so...

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