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Loyal Canadians Should Vote 'Yes' On Plebiscite

  • CA BWGPL LHC-Her-WWII-2016-11-07-03-2016-11-08-08
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  • 1942-04-15

"Government Should Be Free to Meet Any Emergency The eyes of the world will be upon Canada on April 27, when the plebiscite vote will be submitted to the people of this country. Canada will be on trial before the world, and rightly or wrongly, the...

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Middleton School Opens

  • CA BWGPL WEG-Sch-OS10297-2016-11-18-07
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  • 1909-01-14

"The school opened this week with Mr. Duncan McArthur in charge. He comes highly recommended and your scribe wishes him success. We have a fine school house with large play ground."

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Mobile Houses Offered in Telegram to Witness

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-06
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  • 1954-10-20

"Toronto - The Canadian Mobile Home Association has announced an offer to provide more than two hundred mobile homes at cost price to victims of the Ontario flood. The C.M.H.A. has pulled its dealers from Winnipeg to Quebec City. Mobile homes can ...

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More Convent History Unveiled

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  • 1981-05-06

BRADFORD - Life-long Bradford resident and lawyer C.T.S. "Charlie" Evans last week shed further light on the history of the old convent on Barrie St. The convent it currently the object of a legal tussle over ownership between the town and the co...

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Near Tragedy at West Gwillimbury Bridge

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-13
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  • 1954-10-20

"The washed out bridge on Concession 14, West Gwillimbury, might have claimed the lives of two brothers, Eddie and Paul Renald. Going to the store at Fennells for groceries their car plunged into the swollen stream at the washout and was carried a...

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New BPD phone number

  • CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Polic-2017-04-19-12-2017-04-19-09
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  • 1976-01-07

Article about the Bradford Police Department changing phone numbers. At this time, the Police Department was housed in the Town Hall. Later this same year, it moved to 1 Holland St. West.

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New G.T.R. Coaches

  • CA BWGPL LHC-Tpor-2016-11-17-04-2016-11-10-09
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  • 1900-03-01

"The Grand trunk have added another lot of five handsomely built first class coaches to their already up-to-date equipment. Already during the past year some fifty of these modern cars have been built and placed in service, taking the place of som...

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Newmarket Metropolitan Railway

  • CA BWGPL LHC-Tpor-2016-11-17-04-2016-11-17-03
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  • 1900-05-10

The Metropolitan railway was a streetcar project which was to extend up to Bond Head through Bradford. Newspapers reported in 1900 that citizens would welcome this track through the towns, although it was a costly endeavour: "The residents of the ...

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Notice to Flood Area Residents: Warning

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-11
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  • 1954-10-20

Notice article on health and safety recommendations of flood affected areas due to Hurricane Hazel.

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