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...
Notice Re Bradford Bakery
- CA BWGPL LHC-Arti-2016-09-22-03
"In order to wind up the estate of the late F.W. ("Bud") Stephenson, it is important and necessary that all accounts owing to Bradford Bakery be paid at this time. Will all persons who owe an account to Bradford Bakery please arrange the same with...
Wist, Glen drowning
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid-18820
Event Date : Wednesday, July 10, 1957
Event Type : Death
Description : Little Glen Wist, 6, youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wist of the Holland Marsh, was drowned in the canal beside his home at noon last Wednesday. Apparently he had fallen in...
Prelude to a child;s tragic death
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid-2016-08-29-02
" 'Could the life of one child have been saved and the lives of five others been improved if the Children's Aid Society had acted sooner?' This is the question that Mrs. Carol Simone keeps asking herself after the drowning on Monday of her neighbo...
River claims girl, 12
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid-2016-08-29-03
"Life ended suddenly on Monday afternoon for a 12-year-old Holland Marsh girl who went swimming in the Holland River. Betty Lowder, R.R.2, Newmarket, was swimming under the bridge at the intersection of No. 3 Concession and the Graham sideroad wit...
Victim's mother is charged
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid-2016-08-29-04
"Charges of neglect have been laid against the mother of the 12-year-old girl who drowned in the Holland River on Monday, August 5, according to the Executive Director of the York Region Children's Aid Society, Donald Van Camp.
Eleanor Lowder, mot...
Five Drown in Branch of Boyne Near Beeton
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid-2016-09-23-09
"The branch of the Boyne River which crosses the road into Beeton, west of No. 27 Highway, was, like all other streams of the district, swollen to danger proportions last Friday night and at this point a terrific toll in lives was taken. Five bodi...
Man Finds Work, is Drowned in Canal
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid-2016-10-05-06
"Had Come from Toronto Thursday - Went Bathing After Day's Work
Mushaelo (Michael) Bohoniuk, 25-year-old Ukrainian, of 70 Runnymede Rd., Toronto, was drowned in the Holland Marsh irrigation cala, at a point where the canal skirts the rear of Mr. ...
Nine-Year-Old Boy Drowns at Belle Ewart
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid-2016-10-25-06
"Nine-year-old Eric Bradbury, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Bradbury pf Belle Ewart, drowned Saturday in Lake Simcoe while paddling on an inner tube at Belle Ewart Beach. ..."
Lifelong Friends, Three Lose Lives at Railroad Crossing
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid-2017-03-16-02
"Three Schomberg men died at the railway level crossing immediately south of Beeton C.P.R. station, early Friday morning. The triple fatality left 10 young children fatherless." ...