Brantford Book Launch | Celebrating Positive Community Transformation

Dr. Brian Beattie, his wife Sharlyss, and their children moved to Brantford from Toronto many years ago to help be a part of the city’s tangible transformation.  In his new book “City of God”, Beattie tells Freedom House’s story and how this modest local Church helped spark positive community growth in many areas. For 15 years,
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February 22, 2019 Over the past week the Brantford Police Service has assisted Emergency Medical Services in regard to several suspected drug overdoses. These individuals suffered apparent drug overdoses and had to be treated medically. The Brantford Police Service is asking that the community be made aware of these occurrences and risks of drug use.
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Update: On Thursday February 21, 2019 just after 8:15 p.m. the Brantford Police Service responded to 9-1-1 call about a shooting that occurred in the area of Scarfe Ave. and Grand River Ave, Brantford. Investigation into the incident revealed that two males (20 and 23 years old from Brantford) suffered gunshot wounds. The two males
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It was a spring-like Friday morning but there were no signs of new growth, nurturing fragile life or hope for the future in the faces and words as over 50 protesters met to oppose the new legislation around autism funding as created by the Ford government through Minister Lisa McLeod.   In fact, the anecdotes
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Publisher’s note: The following article is a contribution to 4BRANT by Luvern Mornin as a Citizen Journalist. Ms. Mornin has devoted months to her passion and advocacy in helping homeless people in Brantford. Thank you for your empathy and dedication to your cause Luvern. We have a new free dinner offered in Brantford that’s feeding
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PUBLIC NOTICE  February 12, 2019  Winter Storm – City Services Update In response to the winter storm currently moving through our area, the City’s Operational Services crews are active in full winter control salting and plowing operations on all red, blue, and green routes and sidewalks, in priority, that will continue throughout the day and evening.
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In Brant, those of you that might qualify for restricted funding… asking you to catch the can that carries some cash and then, move on…must advocate on behalf of your child. Read the detail, share the story and then speak up! Your children will thank you.  Ontario Minister of Children, Community and Social Services Lisa
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Environment Canada Warning in effect  The freezing rain is expected to persist for much of the day before changing to freezing drizzle this evening. Travel throughout the day will be impacted by these conditions. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots are likely to become icy and slippery. Be prepared to adjust your
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The Brantford Police Service is currently investigating after illegally dumped material was discovered at three separate locations within the City. The Brantford Police Service would like to warn the public about this investigation. If any member of the public comes across any materials that have been discarded, please do not approach them, contact the Police,
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Brantford Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 19-year-old female, Danielle Raymond. Danielle Raymond is a 19-year old female described as being 5’3”tall, 120 lbs with a slim build, long brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen in the City of Brantford on February 1, 2019. It is possible that
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