The Biggest Brant Secret is Little AND Large

In 1977, Virginia Little decided to make some noise… in a sweet way! She started two String orchestras…no little feat… In fact it is a large contribution to the culture and harmony of Brantford Tina Labanowicz has generously brought this story to our attention as a new 4BRANT Citizen Journalist in addition to her renowned
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So…you may have heard the noise Saturday night on Rest Acres Road. Yes, it was the Reklaws live, in a barn and all for the wedding of Chris Devlin and his new bride Deb. With great thanks to an anonymous donor! How special is having one of Canada’s foremost upcoming performers, siblings Jenna and Stuart
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For the 12th season now, Brant Theatre will be bringing the Bell Summer Theatre Festival to audiences once again. The theatre space is on the grounds of the Bell Homestead National Historic Site. As the show takes place outdoors, (weather permitting) on the front porch of the Bell Homestead, audiences are encouraged to bring a
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In the Fall of 1919, a dream began, a theatre fit for performance and exhibition was opened in downtown Brantford. The Temple Theatre for vaudeville and silent movies, then the Capital Theatre 1929 under the ownership of Famous Player’s Theaters and finally the Sanderson Centre a cultural acquisition by the City of Brantford in 1986,
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Hear YE…Hear YE… bikers of all ages shapes, sizes, and backgrounds… the weekend warriors, the traveled deckers and the family units that live for life and love to ride!   LANSDOWNE CHILDREN’S CENTRE 15TH ANNUAL MOTORCYCLE RIDE is next weekend May 11th. Starting at the Brantford Civic Centre. Registration is at 9:00 and departure is
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The map featured above is courtesy of the Brant Historical Museum of the City of Brantford. The original 800 acres of land negotiated with the Haudenosaunee next to the Grand River. And this is an aerial photograph of the same area taken a few years ago. I’m going to take you on a guessing game,
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That’s right Mom and Dad, Auntie and Uncle, Nana and Gramps and all you Christmas parade lovers: JCI is pleased to have our own Brantford Power…”YOUR DELIVERY COMPANY”…as the Title Sponsor this year for the Santa Claus Parade, “Cinematic Theme Event”. Without commitment like theirs, it would be almost impossible to offer you the city’s
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Brantford’s Bike Night was the first time I’ve worn my winter jacket this year and I’m glad I did! The show on Thursday was very cold as five of the eight invited non-profits braved the weather. Each one of these places offers something unique, and simply being aware of them  helps connect people who can
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JCI Brantford excitedly invites you to be part of our 44th Annual JCI Brantford Santa Claus Parade taking place on November 24 at 6pm.   It’s never too soon to let you know that the Brantford JCI is already in full elf-mode preparing for the 2018 Parade. This is the most attended single day annual
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The Burford Fall Fair…” Best small town fair in South Western Ontario.” Some things are a reflection of the past. The iconic Merry-Go-Round has been a treasured feature for decades and to the glee of thousands of children aged from 4 to 104. Despite the rain early in the day dampening the turnout this year,
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