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.”

St. Louis Bar & Grill's Haven Borisko (from left), Chris Melnychuk and Shane Emms manned the BBQ for the Bradford Board of Trade, in Bradford, Ont. on Friday July 14, 2017. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Appreciation BBQ with the BBT

The Bradford Board of Trade set up a “village” of tents at the Millennium Clock Tower last Friday, determined to provide shelter in case it rained at

Street racing

Bradford – South Simcoe Police received several calls around 2:30 a.m. on July 16, from concerned citizens reporting two Ford Focus vehicles, driving

There has been a resurgence of raccoon rabies in Ontario since 2015. The MNRF will be conducting rabies vaccine bait drops this summer. Submitted

Raccoon rabies on the rise

A recent rise in the number of confirmed cases of rabies in raccoons and foxes in parts of southwestern Ontario has led the Ministry of Natural Resour

Currently, traffic northbound on Pumphouse Rd. must wait at the stop sign for an opportunity to turn right or left onto busy Bridge St. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

A plea for traffic lights

Jody Mott, Executive Director of the Holland Marsh Growers Association, appeared in Council as a deputation on Tuesday evening, pleading with Council

Singer Divya Vivekanandan at the Culture Bridge Festival in Newmarket, July 8, 2017. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

A festive season

It used to be called the Caribbean and South Asian Showcase, a festival highlighting the culture, art, food and music of South Asian and Caribbean cou

Lee Glenister, Maryanne Pinsent, and Vanessa Glenister, at the Customer Appreciation BBQ at Victoria Square Country Meats south of Bradford, on Saturday July 8, 2017. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Saying goodbye to a Country tradition

The hardest part of closing Victoria Square Country Meats, say owners Lee and Vanessa Glenister, is saying goodbye to all of their loyal customers.

     

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