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 ...
The Office Window Column
- CA BWGPL LHC-Newsp-OfficeWin
This collection of newspaper articles is based on the Office Window column from the Bradford Witness & South Simcoe Times. This column covers a variety of topics, from daily events to local history tidbits. They also give insight into the content...
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..."
The Town of Bradford salutes the 1977 Salad Festival
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26863
"The Town of Bradford salutes the 1977 Salad Festival and warmly welcome visitors to the Heart of the Salad Country. Mayor Roy Gordon, Councillors Zyg Fenik, Reeve Ken Wood, John Zima, Deputy Reeve Milt Hambly, Rick Wright, and Clerk Treasurer Mis...
Snowarama organizers honored
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26837
"Whipper Billy Watson (standing fifth from the left) attended a meeting of the Bradford Lions Club last week to thank some of the people who helped run the Snowarama which raised about $60,000 for crippled children in February. Five hundred and se...
May postpone planned tour by Diefenbaker
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26934
"John Diefenbaker's scheduled October 15 tour of York Region may be temporarily postponed due to the sudden illness of Mrs. Diefenbaker, The Witness learned yesterday. Mr. Diefenbaker had been scheduled to address a dinner in Nobleton, and visit t...
Best Salad Festival yet
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26907
"The town of Bradford bulged at the seams last week as an estimated 20,000 people jammed into the community to make an unprecedented success of the annual Bradford Salad Festival. From last Wednesday night, through Sunday, every event scheduled by...
Bradford to Be Heard On Air
- CA BWGPL LHC-Event-2016-11-02-05
"Bradford will be on the air on Monday, December 6 as the result of a recording made by Don Sims of CBC at a complimentary dinner given by Mr. A.H. Wilford, publisher of "Transport News" and sponsor of "Bradford's Story." ....
Holland River Gardens Co. Ltd. Float
- CA BWGPL LHC-Cen-2017-03-28-05-2017-03-28-18
The following set of photographs were taken from the Bradford Witness August 21, 1957 edition, highlighting the Bradford Centennial parade and celebrations.
This float was made by Holland River Gardens Co. Ltd.