Burford Slo-Pitch: ‘Mudpuddle!!’

Burford Slo-Pitch: Fighting the rain again By Jesse Ferguson, 4BRANT This title is reminiscent of Staind’s song “Mudshovel” but yet, kinda different. Amidst wet conditions, some towns’ ignored the wet field and some didn’t… again (pictured below). Among the former group was the Burford Men’s Slo-Pitch League. The right batter box was in poor conditions
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Even her husband calls her, ‘Miss Diane’… So also, her staff, her friends, her neighbours, local shop keepers… and her more than 1000 children over the past three decades. Diane Bartle is retiring and a Brantford institution, ‘A Child’s Place Preschool’ is closing. Housed in the W. Ross McDonald school, for 28 years, kids from
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The Branford Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a male in the below photograph. The subject male is described as a white male, in his 40’s, approximately 6’ tall, brown/grey short hair, clean shaven, wearing a grey tee shirt, blue jeans and dark framed glasses. The male was last seen operating a
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A blender is a blender is a blender … If it mixes by pulse or pureeing, then you are set!  Hand blenders, food processors and smoothie makers are really all you need. Here are helpful tips for making delicious smoothies this summer! When fruit is in season, visit your local farm or farmers market and
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Is your refrigerator full of groceries yet you hear the same old words in your home week after week; “there’s nothing to eat, let’s go out for dinner.” If this is your weekly dilemma why not make the most of weekly sales and make it easier at dinnertime.  Whether you are a shift worker, stay
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On Tuesday June 26, 2018 just after 8:00 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about an unknown male shooting a paintball gun in the area of Marie Ave. The male had been seen shooting paintballs at the complex and hydro boxes in the area. Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they
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Calvin Street; On Tuesday June 26, 2018 Brantford Police Service received a report of a Break and Enter to a construction site on Calvin Street. Sometime overnight unknown person(s) broke into a locked storage container. Reported stolen was a number of construction tools.   Sherwood Drive; On Tuesday June 26, 2018 Brantford Police Service received
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Victim Services of Brant, in partnership with the Brant Elder Abuse Awareness Committee, has received a 2 year Vital and Safer Communities Grant from the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services for a total of $68,950. Because the City of Brantford was disqualified from applying for the grant as a municipality, Victim Services did
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County of Brant, ON – As a result of a routine request for inspection by the County of Brant Fire Department, a landlord has been charged for failing to install smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms where required. “It is the landlord’s responsibility to install and maintain smoke and CO alarms. Not having working smoke
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On Monday June 25, 2018, Brantford Police Service received a report of a theft from a residence on Albion Street. The victim reported that he had let an acquaintance stay at his residence over the weekend. The victim went out for the day and when he returned, he noticed the accused had left and had
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