Firey Meteorite Seen By District Residents
- CA BWGPL LHC-Event-2017-03-21-31
"The blazing meteorite which cut a fiery path over Eastern Canada and the United States on Saturday night, frightening or thrilling thousands of people, was seen by many residents of Bradford and district. Though your editors did not see it, from ...
Town honors nine fire fighters for 30 years' service
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-FireHall-2016-08-29-01
"Lavish was the praise Monday night as approximately 200 Bradford residents gathered at the community centre to pay tribute to nine firefighters who have each given more than 30 years of service to the town..."
Article from the BRadford Witness in 1900 proclaiming the date of the August Civic Holiday. Municipalities were able to designate a date for the holiday at the end of the summer, and began around the 1850s in Ontario.
- CA BWGPL JS-Vol2-JSC-v2-1000
Contains news clippings and articles on various events of Bradford West Gwillimbury
Looking Back Over the Century - Auld Kirk
- CA BWGPL LHC-Scot-2017-03-16-13
"On Sunday, July 23rd, 1967, the Auld Kirk in Scotch Settlement will hold a centennial service. This church, for many years has been closed but on that day memories will be revived by the old and the not-so-old as they greet one another and talk a...
Grand Temperance Social
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Arti-2017-05-08-01
This article highlights the Bradford Division Sons of Temperance social event held on February 26, 1868
South Simcoe News
The Bradford Witness and South Simcoe News - 100th anniversary
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Arti-2017-04-20-28
Article featuring the centennial anniversary of the Bradford Witness's merged partner, the South Simcoe News.
"One hundred years ago, in 1865, the first issue of The South Simcoe News was published in Bradford and that is the centennial anniversar...