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The Brantford Expositor
Paris Terry Fox Run tops $10,500came from The Paris Bakery, Party City, Paris Construction, Domino's Pizza, Nic
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
came from The Paris Bakery, Party City, Paris Construction, Domino's Pizza, Nick's No Frills, the Paris Scouts and Brant County OPP who helped ensure participants' safety along the route, said Chmelik. "We also would also like to give a... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant library on Ontario award short listfor awards. In late 2016, Foss and MacArthur came up with the idea of creating
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
for awards. In late 2016, Foss and MacArthur came up with the idea of creating a book of stories entirely written by Brant County residents. They came up with a working title of Place Settings and issued a call for submissions for... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Paris golf course to close mid-Novemberbefore the county's amalgamation in 1999. In 2014, the company presented a pla
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 hours ago
before the county's amalgamation in 1999. In 2014, the company presented a plan for a 400-unit housing subdivision to Brant County council's planning advisory committee. The company was looking for a rezoning amendment that would allow it to... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant tests emergency preparednesstrees, hydro lines, even some buildings. Power has been knocked out across the
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
trees, hydro lines, even some buildings. Power has been knocked out across the county. Downtown Paris is flooded. The Brant County OPP, the fire department and Brant County Ambulance are all deluged with calls for assistance. It’s becoming... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant Public Library shortlisted for two awardscan be ongoing. In late 2016, Foss and MacArthur came up with the idea of crea
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
can be ongoing. In late 2016, Foss and MacArthur came up with the idea of creating a book of stories entirely written by Brant County residents. They came up with a working title called Place Settings and issued a call for submissions for... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
How to build an empirethrough the Samuel W. Stedman Foundation with its support of bursaries for univ
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
through the Samuel W. Stedman Foundation with its support of bursaries for university students that reside in Brantford and Brant County and charitable organizations. The gifts of Glenhyrst by Edmund Cockshutt and Cockshutt Park enrich our... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Community event Oct. 27 focuses on opioid crisisis our first line of defence.” Fentanyl, a powerful opioid painkiller, has bee
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
is our first line of defence.” Fentanyl, a powerful opioid painkiller, has been linked to a spoke in overdose deaths. The Brant County Health Unit will have two nurses training those at the Oct. 27 event on the use of naloxone kits, which are used... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Open house at Brantford Mosque on Sunday.is our first line of defence.” Fentanyl, a powerful opioid painkiller, has bee
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
is our first line of defence.” Fentanyl, a powerful opioid painkiller, has been linked to a spoke in overdose deaths. The Brant County Health Unit will have two nurses training those at the Oct. 27 event on the use of naloxone kits, which are used... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Budget prioritiesCostco in this community? Well, there are various large lots available in the c
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
Costco in this community? Well, there are various large lots available in the city, as well the newly acquired lands from Brant County. Furthermore, we now have Sears going out of business at the Lynden Park Mall. Would it not be much better to... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Mustangs' confidence growingfor us to be successful." The Mustangs, bolstered by players moving up from a
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
for us to be successful." The Mustangs, bolstered by players moving up from a junior program that has won the past three Brant County championships and the school's first-ever Central Western Ontario Secondary Schools Association junior... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant promotes weekly recyclingChanges are coming to garbage collection in Brant County. A new contract will
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
Changes are coming to garbage collection in Brant County. A new contract will take effect Nov. 1 between Brant and Emterra Environmental, which currently provides garbage and recycling services for the county. And, as of that date, recycling... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Satire of white privilege on menu25 from 7 p.m to 8:30 p.m. at Myrtleville House Museum, 34 Myrtleville Dr, Bran
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
25 from 7 p.m to 8:30 p.m. at Myrtleville House Museum, 34 Myrtleville Dr, Brantford. Drawing upon examples from Brantford, Brant County and Six Nations of the Grand River, Wilfrid Laurier University Prof. Tarah Brookfield will discuss the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
'I should have responded differently'says he should not have used a swear word when he felt his integrity was questi
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
says he should not have used a swear word when he felt his integrity was questioned at an August meeting involving city, Brant County and Six Nations officials. "While the remark to incite my reaction was absolutely uncalled for, in retrospect I... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
POLICE BLOTTERAvenue, police said. Witnesses told police that a silver SUV-type vehicle vehi
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
Avenue, police said. Witnesses told police that a silver SUV-type vehicle vehicle was seen leaving the area. ATM stolen Brant County OPP are asking for the public’s help after an ATM was stolen in the early hours of Oct. 3 from Stop 53 Diner at... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
No ambulances availableBrant County is scrambling to deal with a serious problem where about twice a d
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
Brant County is scrambling to deal with a serious problem where about twice a day it has no ambulances available to respond to a call. A staff report shows that the service that covers Brant and Brantford has had 459 incidents – an average of nearly... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Local safe injection sites urged for drug strategymeeting. The report was put together by the Drug Strategy Coordination Committ
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
meeting. The report was put together by the Drug Strategy Coordination Committee, which includes representatives from the Brant County Health Unit, St. Leonard's Community Services, Brantford police and city officials. Action plans based on the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant OPP investigate theft of ATMBrant County OPP are asking for help in tracking down culprits who smashed the
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
Brant County OPP are asking for help in tracking down culprits who smashed the glass door of a restaurant and stole an ATM machine. Unknown culprits smashed the door at Stop 53 Diner at 1365 Colborne St. E., just east of Papple Road, in the early... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
'Slow down' sign has an effectA Harley-area resident has found a way to slow down traffic. A sign that says,
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
A Harley-area resident has found a way to slow down traffic. A sign that says, ‘Slow down dam (sic) it,’ on a Brant County sign welcoming people to Harley has been put up by an unidentified resident. “I was pleased to see it and it certainly had an... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
City budget talks starting to heat upwell there are the added costs associated with taking over responsibility of ne
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
well there are the added costs associated with taking over responsibility of new land as a result of the Brantford-Brant County boundary deal. “I think that’s one of the biggest challenges we have,” Utley said. “We have to find a balance... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Median incomes upwas followed by Hamilton (5.3 per cent), Ingersoll (4.2 per cent), Woodstock (3
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 9 days ago
was followed by Hamilton (5.3 per cent), Ingersoll (4.2 per cent), Woodstock (3.3 per cent) and Brantford and Brant County (2.6 per cent). The median household income in Brantford-Brant climbed 2.6 per cent between 2005 and 2015,... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Median incomes upwas followed by Hamilton (5.3 per cent), Ingersoll (4.2 per cent), Woodstock (3
Delhi News Record / Posted 9 days ago
was followed by Hamilton (5.3 per cent), Ingersoll (4.2 per cent), Woodstock (3.3 per cent) and Brantford and Brant County (2.6 per cent). The median household income in Brantford-Brant climbed 2.6 per cent between 2005 and 2015,... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Median incomes upwas followed by Hamilton (5.3 per cent), Ingersoll (4.2 per cent), Woodstock (3
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
was followed by Hamilton (5.3 per cent), Ingersoll (4.2 per cent), Woodstock (3.3 per cent) and Brantford and Brant County (2.6 per cent). The median household income in Brantford-Brant climbed 2.6 per cent between 2005 and 2015,... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Plan fire escape route, officials urgeSecond Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out! is the theme of the week, which starts Sunday.
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out! is the theme of the week, which starts Sunday. "Fire and smoke move faster than you," said Brant County Fire Chief Michael Seth. "There's no time to figure out how to escape your home after a fire starts. Practise an... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Tennis players head to CWOSSANorth Park Collegiate students Caleb Rees and Jackson Kingshott dressed for suc
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 11 days ago
North Park Collegiate students Caleb Rees and Jackson Kingshott dressed for success at the Brant County high school senior tennis championships. They wore salmon polo shirts and white shorts and socks on their way to claiming the boys doubles title... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Colton's Fun Farm boosts Help A Child Smilecharity, which supports families who are dealing with childhood cancer and ensu
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 11 days ago
charity, which supports families who are dealing with childhood cancer and ensures they have opportunities for fun. The Brant County farm, at 109 Jerseyville Rd., had a perfect tie-in to the day. The Gallant family - Todd and Lindsey and... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Felsky makes second run for NDPnearly complete. Ruby Toor, administrator of the Amber Lea Retirement Home, is
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 12 days ago
nearly complete. Ruby Toor, administrator of the Amber Lea Retirement Home, is the Liberal candidate, and Willem Bouma, a Brant County councillor, is running for the Progressive Conservatives. Rob Ferguson is running for the Libertarian Party and... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Jann Arden at Sanderson on Sunday25 from 7 p.m to 8:30 p.m. at Myrtleville House Museum, 34 Myrtleville Dr, Bran
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 12 days ago
25 from 7 p.m to 8:30 p.m. at Myrtleville House Museum, 34 Myrtleville Dr, Brantford. Drawing upon examples from Brantford, Brant County and Six Nations of the Grand River, Wilfrid Laurier University Prof. Tarah Brookfield will discuss the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Panthers seek first win in senior boys volleyball"It's been more of a challenge than I thought but they are improving." The Pan
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 12 days ago
"It's been more of a challenge than I thought but they are improving." The Panthers have been one of the stronger teams in Brant County so this season's start is unusual. "It's a little bit of everything," the coach said. "I had (kids on)... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
With success, challengesBrantford and Brant County are victims of their success, say the municipalities
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 12 days ago
Brantford and Brant County are victims of their success, say the municipalities' mayors. Problems that people complain about, such as increased traffic and rising housing costs, are due to positive growth, Brantford Mayor Chris Friel and Brant... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
High school girls basketball standings, resultsBrant County high school girls basketball standings RESULTS Sept. 26 NPC 43,
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 12 days ago
Brant County high school girls basketball standings RESULTS Sept. 26 NPC 43, PDHS 35. NPC leading scorers: Simran Grewal 13, Bria Yurcyzyn 12, Dani Romany 12. PDHS leading scorers: Michaela Virr 14, Charissa Virr 10, Kaitlyn Cook 9. SJC 33, ACS... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Christmas Baskets is seeking a new homeJanuary. Last December, the program provided Christmas hampers to almost 2,000
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 13 days ago
January. Last December, the program provided Christmas hampers to almost 2,000 families and individuals from Brantford, Brant County and Six Nations, with more than 2,000 children receiving a new toy, books, knitted items and other items on... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
OPP busy with thefts, break-insBrant County OPP are investigating a rash of break-ins and thefts involving con
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 15 days ago
Brant County OPP are investigating a rash of break-ins and thefts involving construction sites, businesses and tools that have occurred in the last two weeks. A new home being built on Crawford Place, south of Paris, was broken into around Sept.... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Drunk driving, vandalism and theft in countyA Norfolk man was arrested Sept. 17 at 5 a.m. after crashing his black Mazda 3
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 15 days ago
A Norfolk man was arrested Sept. 17 at 5 a.m. after crashing his black Mazda 3 on Indian Line Road in Brant County. Brant OPP officers investigating the single-vehicle accident found the 19-year-old man had been driving and charged him with driving... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant council defers development strategyPARIS – Councillors have put the brakes on a proposed strategy for the timely h
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 16 days ago
PARIS – Councillors have put the brakes on a proposed strategy for the timely handling of development applications in Brant County. After an hour-long debate, councillors this week voted to defer the strategy for residential and mixed use... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Celebrating Brant's historyAct of 1867. Celebrations were held in many cities, towns and villages. Canada
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 17 days ago
Act of 1867. Celebrations were held in many cities, towns and villages. Canada 150 celebrates the following sites in Brant County. The Stone Bridge, Glen Morris Road, South Dumfries Township Around 1854, the Great Western Railway trains on... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Construction 'everywhere'It doesn't matter where you look in Brant County or Brantford, construction is
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 17 days ago
It doesn't matter where you look in Brant County or Brantford, construction is booming. County chief building official Andre Gravelle said that he and his city counterpart, Russ Thomson, were comparing notes recently about local building... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Local soybean yield estimate highest in Ontarioin Chatham-Kent are estimated to yield 52.2 bushels of soybeans per acre and 18
Chatham Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
in Chatham-Kent are estimated to yield 52.2 bushels of soybeans per acre and 183.6 bushels of corn per acre. Brant County is expected to have the highest yield of corn this year at 188 bushels per acre. The Ontario average is 164.6... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant salutes its businesseswas our opportunity to say thank you and to shine a spotlight on our local busi
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 18 days ago
was our opportunity to say thank you and to shine a spotlight on our local business community," said Alison Newton, Brant County's general manager of economic development and strategic investments. "These businesses provide job... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant council asked to support hospicePARIS - Brant County is being asked to support the Stedman Community Hospice.
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 18 days ago
PARIS - Brant County is being asked to support the Stedman Community Hospice. Councillors this week heard a presentation by Olga Consorti, CEO of the St. Joseph's Lifecare Foundation, which raises funds for the Brantford hospice, which is run by the... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
'It brings back a lot of emotions'The girl was subsequently flown to Winnipeg Children’s Hospital for emergency m
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 18 days ago
The girl was subsequently flown to Winnipeg Children’s Hospital for emergency medical care but died a week later. • Brant County OPP Const. Conrad Vitalis was recognized with a Commissioner’s Commendation for Exemplary Performance on Duty... Read more
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Delhi News Record
'It brings back a lot of emotions'The girl was subsequently flown to Winnipeg Children’s Hospital for emergency m
Delhi News Record / Posted 18 days ago
The girl was subsequently flown to Winnipeg Children’s Hospital for emergency medical care but died a week later. • Brant County OPP Const. Conrad Vitalis was recognized with a Commissioner’s Commendation for Exemplary Performance on Duty... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
POLICE BLOTTERman faces charges of impaired driving and refusing to provide a breath sample a
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 19 days ago
man faces charges of impaired driving and refusing to provide a breath sample after a single motor vehicle collision. Brant County OPP were alerted that a red 2009 Mitsubishi LDE on Blue Lake Road west of St. George had crashed on Sept. 13 at... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Lions are back on trackAssumption College didn't want to start its Brant County high school senior foo
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 19 days ago
Assumption College didn't want to start its Brant County high school senior football season with back-to-back losses. After being was handed a tough 28-22 loss by St. John's College in its season opener, Assumption faced last year's league runner-up... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Wartime romance at centre of 'propaganda' filmfrom 7 p.m to 8:30 p.m. at Myrtleville Museum Museum, 34 Myrtleville Dr, Brantf
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 19 days ago
from 7 p.m to 8:30 p.m. at Myrtleville Museum Museum, 34 Myrtleville Dr, Brantford. Drawing upon examples from Brantford, Brant County and Six Nations of the Grand River, Wilfrid Laurier University Prof. Tarah Brookfield will discuss the... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Low-cost rabies clinics coming to Oxford Countyabout December 2015, there has been a raccoon strain in Ontario, mostly in the
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
about December 2015, there has been a raccoon strain in Ontario, mostly in the Hamilton area, but it's also come over to Brant County and Norfolk County. The Ministry of Natural Resources is vaccinating wildlife with baits and testing animals in... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Low-cost rabies clinics coming to Oxford Countyabout December 2015, there has been a raccoon strain in Ontario, mostly in the
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 19 days ago
about December 2015, there has been a raccoon strain in Ontario, mostly in the Hamilton area, but it's also come over to Brant County and Norfolk County. The Ministry of Natural Resources is vaccinating wildlife with baits and testing animals in... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
CWOSSA girls golf resultsBrant County high school girls golfers had a great day on the course on Tuesday
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 19 days ago
Brant County high school girls golfers had a great day on the course on Tuesday at the Central Western Ontario Secondary Schools Association championships. Playing in Listowel, Kristen Butterfield of North Park Collegiate tied for third in the open... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
House fire on Mount Pleasant Roadsaid. Firefighters encountered heavy smoke and heat conditions on the second f
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 19 days ago
said. Firefighters encountered heavy smoke and heat conditions on the second floor of the residence upon arrival. Brant County firefighters were also on scene through the local mutual aid agreement and provided tanker water supply... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Trojans eye finalsplayers on her roster but the Trojans could have been even stronger. After Nor
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 20 days ago
players on her roster but the Trojans could have been even stronger. After North Park lost to St. John's College in the Brant County final last season, Hawkins took a look at her list of returning players and put them together with the expected... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Pull over for flashing green lights, say firefightMotorists know to yield or pull over when they see flashing red lights on a pol
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 20 days ago
Motorists know to yield or pull over when they see flashing red lights on a police car, ambulance or fire truck. But the Brant County fire department is reminding drivers to be courteous when they see flashing green lights that can be used by... Read more
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