Childhood Cancer | DEVASTATING!

Local Author, Amanda Morrison supports childhood cancer research and offers support to children. Amanda has written the following as a 4BRANT Citizen Journalist. “Having my youngest daughter journey through childhood cancer, I’ve learned first-hand what a wicked beast cancer can be, and how it affects the family unit.  We’ve witnessed the heartache, the frustration, and
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Brant was honoured by the visit of Ontario Lt. Governor Dowdeswell to a roundtable discussion, invited  by Mayor Bailey, with community members he has shared volunteerism and whom have been instrumental in acting as local ambassadors for the region. Photo Courtesy Melissa Connor, Supervisor of Communications, County of Brant Appropriately, the ‘Story-Teller-in-Chief’ Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell,
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Participating in the ceremonial shovel dig are left to right: Neil Aitcheson, Senior Manager Melloul- Blamey Construction; OPP County of Brant Detachment Commander Lisa Anderson; Brant County Councillor and Chair of the Police Services Board Joan Gatward; Brant County Mayor David Bailey; Milan Novakovic on behalf of MPP Will Bouma; and OPP Acting Chief Superintendent
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BRANTFORD, ON – The City of Brantford Fire Department is pleased to announce Anna Everett has accepted the position as the City’s new Deputy Fire Chief of Fire Prevention, Communications and Emergency Management. Deputy Chief Everett is a Captain in the Professional Standards and Qualifications Division of the Brantford Fire Department. She brings with her
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  UPDATE 4:15 PM Shaeylae “Emma” FORD-BANKS has been located. “Emma” is safe. Brantford Police Service extends thanks to all of our media partners for their assistance and professionalism. Missing Person The Brantford Police are concerned for the well-being of Shaeylae FORD-BANKS and are seeking assistance from anyone who may have information which may assist
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This is a delightful image of a simple snowman created by two brothers, including one of whom has benefited from previous treatment through the  Ontario Autism Program. The parents anticipate that funding has now ended. They don’t know what’s in store for their son now. They came to support this peaceful Brantford organized protest because
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UPDATE to article below: In abundance of  transparency on my part, I provided a disclaimer at the beginning of the interview, prior to MPP Bouma beginning his answers: Although in my private community volunteerism I am a member of the Board of Directors at Lansdowne Children’s Centre, I do not speak on their behalf or
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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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