Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Board Seeks Location to Open Public Library

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  • 1955-03-02

"Due to technicalities which prevented certain personnel of the Bradford Public Library Board as originally constituted being members of the board while holding office as members of other local public boards, several names had to be omitted from t...

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Cabinet post eluded Art Evans

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  • 1977-05-18

"Arthur Evans' 17 years in the Ontario legislature-now coming to an end-were not without disappointments. The position of cabinet minister has always eluded the Simcoe Centre MPP, and he frankly feels it was because he supported the loser in the p...

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Community honors Citizen of the Year

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  • 1976-05-19

"More than 250 well-wishers and dignitaries filled the auditorium of the Bradford and District Community Centre Sunday to honor Tom Gardner, Bradford's Citizen of the Year for 1976. Mr. Gardner, who operated a hardware store in Bradford for 56 yea...

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Council Faced with Problems, New Fire Truck, Public LIbrary

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  • 1955-03-2

"The second meeting of Bradford Council in February was held in the Council Chamber last Thursday afternoon with all members in attendance, namely, Reeve Evans and Councillors Coffey, Davey, Fallis and Taylor. Mr. Fred Cook, representing the Publi...

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Cpl. Reg. A.C. Wilson Assumes Duties At Stayner Next Week

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  • 1957-05-01

Article summarizing Cpl. Reg. A.C. Wilson of the Bradford OPP detachment duties in Bradford; also includes his farewell party and information on his wife's efforts in town.

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Dial 'Phone System in Operation Here Early Sunday Last

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  • 1957-07-10

"Bradford telephone users this week were credited with contributing largely to the success of Sunday's cutover to dial operation, by C.E. Blosdale, Bell Telephone manager for this region." ...

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Evans, Audrey

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  • 1981

This photo of Audrey Evans, wife of Art Evans, Bradford's first Mayor and MPP, appeared in the Bradford Witness along with the announcement of her death after a sudden and serious illness.

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Stage Armed Hold-Up at Model Bakery

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  • 1946-09-11

"Clerk Forced at Gun-Point to Open Cash Register -- Street Row Distracts Attention of Passerby." Article describing a robbery at the Model Bakery on Holland Street.

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Suggest New Municipal Building on Fire Hall Site

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  • 1948-04-21

"Council Hears Veterans' Delegation - Consider Fixing Up Town hall Basement As Banquet Room The April meeting of the Village Council was held in the Council Chamber on Friday evening las with reeve Evans and Councillors Compton, Evans and Wood in...

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