Thank you to the community, from the WEGWHIST team...
- CA BWGPL WEG-SBo-PH26706
Description : The response to our book, Governor Simcoe Slept Here, has been overwhelming. It was never expected that our print run of 1,000 copies would be so well received. While there are still copies available, they are getting few in number. ...
Community honors Citizen of the Year
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26900
"More than 250 well-wishers and dignitaries filled the auditorium of the Bradford and District Community Centre Sunday to honor Tom Gardner, Bradford's Citizen of the Year for 1976. Mr. Gardner, who operated a hardware store in Bradford for 56 yea...
Chamber of Commerce picks Tom Gardner
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26899
"Tom Gardner, longtime hardware store owner and active member of many community groups, has been named the Bradford and district citizen of the year by the Chamber of Commerce. ..."
A long tradition of newspapering
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 75-PH27000
"Stewart Scott McKenzie, a man who was a strong and active force in Bradford for more than 35 years as a politician and publisher for the Bradford Witness and South Simcoe News, died last week in York County Hospital in Newmarket, last Thursday fo...
Thanks, Dr. Blackwell
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26852
"Someone would like to thank you, Dr. Gilbert Blackwell of Bradford. Her name is Helen Michalowski, she lives in Toronto now, and she's almost 60. Twenty-two years ago, Helen was a recent immigrant from Poland and she brought her seven-month-old d...
Honors for former mayor
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26828
"Joe Magani (second from left) was honored Saturday night for his work as Bradford's mayor for 16 years. With his wife, Doris, he heard tributes from long-time friends such as Brad Walker (left) and Charles Evans (right), and received gifts that i...