Peter John Winterkorn Graduate
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26911
"Peter John Winterkorn, 227 Church St., Bradford, was admitted to the Bachelor of Arts degree by the University of Toronto and the University of St. Michael's College Friday, June 18. The degree was conferred for an English specialist program in c...
Sewage problems causing Bradford to slowly falter
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26920
"A meeting which has been scheduled to talk about what is going into Bradford's sewage system has been postponed now until September. It was supposed to be held in July. Principals at the discussion are to include Bradford Council, engineers Proct...
Mayor Gordon wants reduction of town planners' activities
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26806
"At the urging of Mayor Roy Gordon, the role of Bradford's planning consultant on the town planning committee is being reduced. 'I have had the opinion the board is being run by the planner, when he should be there just for advice,' Mayor Gordon t...
Councillor Cook died Thursday, hundreds pay their respects
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 75-PH26978
"Fred Cook, a man who for many years was a social and political influence in Bradford, died last Thursday in York County Hospital at 73. Mr. Cook was admitted to the hospital April 6 suffering from a heart attack. Funeral services were held in Tri...
Retiring after 31 years brings her mixed emotions
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26816
"After 31 years of teaching about 1,000 pupils at Bradford public school, Barbara Stewart is retiring at the end of this school year. It's a thought that brings a mixture of emotions for her. On one hand is the anticipation of doing the things she...
Bradford United Church
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26825
"Churchgoers at Bradford United Church were treated last Sunday to the "gospel folk" music and words of inspirations from the group Tushisah. The group is comprised of local students who play area churches and convey religion through their music. ...
Barron's Hardware sold after 45 years
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26808
"Norm Barron, owner of Barron's Dominion Hardware, has retired after 32 years in the hardware business. The store was founded by Norm's father Harry Barron in 1932 in a location now occupied by John Gaus Interiors and N.S. Smith Real Estate. The e...
1959 Fire - Bradford Fire Department
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76/77/78-PH26793
"This week's photo, courtesy of the Bradford Fire Department, depicts the fire in February of 1959 which destroyed a large block of the downtown section, from Evans and Evans to the police department. The fire swept through several businesses, unp...
Ont. Provincial Police Set Up New Detachment in Bradford
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Police-Police-2016-11-02-11
"A Headquarters Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police, covering the southern part of No. 7 (Barrie) District, is to be located in Bradford, according to information given The Witness this week.
The new local police set-up is expected to go i...
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26883
"Former Bradford Fire Chief Ted Gapp received a present from West Gwillimbury Reeve Orville Hughes at Saturday's party. Gapp also served the township."