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The most wonderful gift this municipality has received

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  • 1998-05-02

Description : Over 250 people packed the former Danube Countries Community Centre, to participate in an historic event - the opening of the Danube Seniors Leisure Centre, on Saturday, April 25th. The event was also a "thank you" to the members of ...

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Candidate for mayor: Frank Jonkman

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  • 1994-09-07

"Frank Jonkman got into politics very much the same way that he got into the greenhouse business - to meet a need. Jonkman started by building greenhouses for his father's farming operation, using recycled materials that included old television ae...

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Proposal for $11.6 million Admin Centre

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  • 2003-01-25

A 30,000 sq. ft. Administration Building, with a Council Chamber that could double as an Arts Center. A 14,000 sq. ft. South Simcoe Police Station, that shares an atrium-style public entry with the Administration building. A separate courthouse - ...

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Town accepts developer's gift...

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  • 2001-04-14

Description : Bradford West Gwillimbury Council met in closed-door session on April 10th, and voted to accept the "conveyance" of a 6 acre parcel of land on Holland St. West (S. half lot 11, Con. 7) from developer Mod-Aire Homes Ltd. It is consid...

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When guns blazed in Bradford

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  • 1996-10-09

An article highlighting the events of the Boyd Gang Robbery, and the reunion of key members in 1996.

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The most wonderful gift this municipality has received - part 2

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  • 1998-05-02

Description : Naunheimer, and to Zima, who donated approximately 1 acre of land to be added to the property, for lawn bowling, bocce ball and similar activities. Both Naunheimer and Zima received standing ovations. There was also praise for Sylvia...

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Women's Institute celebrates 100th Anniversary

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  • 2002-09-14

"On September 14th, Simcoe South District Women's Institute celebrated its 100th Anniversary, at an Open House and Tea held in Cookstown. The district received its charter on May 5th, 1902, in Thornton. At one time, the District had 11 branches, i...

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Residents oppose street name changes

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  • 1994-08-10

"It seemed like a reasonable idea, a good idea: in this, the 50th anniversary of D-Day, to recognize some of the municipality's most highly decorated veterans, by renaming duplicate street names in their honour. The list of names, compiled by the ...

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