Yana Melster approached Zehrs Market, and received a $100 donation, towards the purchase of diapers, fresh fruit, yogurt, bear paw cookie packs - everything geared towards parents and young children trapped on the highway. MIRIAM KING photo

Help for stranded motorists

Highway 400 neighbours delivered water and snacks to stranded motorists after a spill snarled traffic for hours there Thursday.

Get ready for rib-eating fun, when Ribfest returns to Bradford, July 28-30. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Ribfest is coming!

Bradford Ribfest is returning, under new management. Superior Events Group, a well-established amusement company, is bringing back Ribbers and a midwa

Cycle Canada By-Cycle riders at a refreshment stop in Osgoode, just outside Ottawa, on July 1, 2017. Submitted

Cycling to Ottawa for Canada 150

Anticipation ran high as 20 cyclists — some from as far away as Winnipeg — met for the Cycle Canada By-Cycle Ride to Ottawa, 500 kilometres over five

From left, Lions President Bob Pegg, ticket seller Kathy Howitt, winners Debbie Logan and John Mogan, Liosn Reg Hipwell and Liz Pegg, in Bradford, Ont. on Thursday July 13, 2017. Jennifer Pegg Photograph

Lions' Early Bird winners

The first Early Bird winners in the Bradford Lions 2017 Mammoth Draw for cash and cars, drawn at Canada Day, picked up their $1000 prize. Congratulati

Bill Marks, left, and Franz Aschwanden direct passengers onto the bus, for the BWG Local History Association's annual Mystery Bus Tour, in Bond Head, July 15. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

On the bus

The bus was full, for the BWG Local History Association's annual “Mystery Tour” - this year, a tour of the Holland Marsh, with former drainage Superin

Stabbing in Cookstown

On July 18, shortly after 9 p.m., South Simcoe Police officers were alerted to a disturbance at a plaza in Cookstown, where a suspect was reported to

Trinity Anglican Church, with its restored bell tower, in Bradford. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Bell rings again in Bradford

“The Good Lord has looked down on us; the Good Lord has given us this celebration; the Good Lord has let us bring back the bell.”

     

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