Burford Slo-Pitch League end Regular Season | Playoff matches set

On Wednesday, August 29 the league was making up another slate of rainout games from earlier in the season. However, this would mark the last day of the season. And there was a lot on the line… First place was being fought out between three teams, while four through six was being sort out simultaneously.
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Vera Armstrong now lives in Bobcaygeon but her eldest daughter, Janet Bradford  (from Brantford) and her family, are rooting for another year of Vera’s advocacy on behalf of the Terry Fox  campaign. Vera is 102.   She personally raised $1200 last year and did it, trundling along with her walker, down the street like everyone
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On August 30, 2018 several citizens suffered apparent drug over doses and had to be treated medically. The Brantford Police Service is asking that the community be made aware of these occurrences and risks. Please use extreme caution, if you are a new drug user you are particularly at risk should you use drugs cut with fentanyl. PUBLISHER’S
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Busy times of back to class for all ages means staying ahead of the day to day with lunch planning.  Don’t find yourself stuck in the middle of a busy day with no fuel for  “what’s next” on your calendar.   Whether a busy 9 – 5, on the road or off to school, this concept of
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It’s not often a delightful young lady becomes a super fan of the Canadian holder of a Heavyweight Wrestling Champion Belt, Cody Deaner. At eight years of age, Reagan, a.k.a. more affectionately known as Rags, says, “He is my friend and he is very, very, very fun!” Rags catches the Renegade off guard…oh, that was
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Is standardized testing effective in Ontario? Let’s examine this. The entire process for requiring testing in grades 3, 6, 9 and 10, in the areas of math and literacy, was legislated in Ontario in 1995.  The premise was valid insofar as there were so many differing outcomes in schools across the province, in these areas
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Disturbance Location: Peel Street and Dalhousie Street On Monday August 28, 2018 just after 8:00 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about a fight between two unknown males in the area of Peel Street and Dalhousie Street. Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located several people leaving the area. Investigation
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Burford Slo-Pitch: A two-tiered league By Jesse Ferguson As mentioned last week, the major game of consequence from a rain-out week (June 22) was Tota Farms and Ackland’s as this game would go a long way to decide fourth, fifth, and sixth place. The games from June 22 were played August 27th, in a rare
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The Community Charity Airshow is returning to entertain, and amaze the people of Brant county on Wednesday August 29th.  There’s a wide variety of airplanes to see at Brantford’s Municipal Airport located at 110 Aviation Avenue including the famous Canadian Forces Snow Birds, and the historic Avro Lancaster. Gates open at 11 a.m. to view
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Gardens like these are not from some magical seeds dropped from the heavens of grateful families: After the exemplary design and planning of the Horticulture Therapist Lynn Leach and the entire Horticultural Therapy Program as funded by St. Joseph’s Lifecare Foundation,  they are ably assisted by volunteers. And the volunteers, 190 strong, along with staff
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