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The Brantford Expositor
Toddler scalded, man gets weekend jail sentenceA young man who admitted leaving a Brantford toddler in a bathtub with the hot
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
A young man who admitted leaving a Brantford toddler in a bathtub with the hot water running was sentenced in court to jail. On Feb. 15, 2016, Regan Alain McCarthy, 22, was in charge when the boy, who was almost three, received first- and... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Silo CEO, staff head to Puerto Ricois taking his skills to Puerto Rico on Sunday where he hopes to help get the is
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
is taking his skills to Puerto Rico on Sunday where he hopes to help get the island back online. Wiatowski, CEO of Brantford's Silo Wireless, a high-speed internet provider that specializes in connecting smaller communities, said he is... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Bell Memorial turning 100to the city workers who care for the flower beds and to the city, which makes i
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
to the city workers who care for the flower beds and to the city, which makes it all possible, with our tax money, to make Brantford a beautiful place to live. The Bell Memorial will be 100 years old on Oct. 24, with a rededication ceremony... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Libby app introduces users to a world of booksA new app is making it easier for Brantford Public Library card holders to borr
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
A new app is making it easier for Brantford Public Library card holders to borrow eBooks and audiobooks for free. Libby, available in both the Android and Apple app stores, is an app version of Overdrive, which provides library card holders free... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
'I'm enjoying running again'home to take occupational therapy courses at McMaster University in Hamilton. A
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
home to take occupational therapy courses at McMaster University in Hamilton. After graduating, Toohey got placements at Brantford General Hospital, which led her to move to Princeton. Following her university days, Toohey felt burnt out from... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Wear purple to help send child abuse messageA provincial initiative is blossoming in Brantford with hundreds of people prep
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
A provincial initiative is blossoming in Brantford with hundreds of people preparing to get involved in next week's Dress Purple Day. Oct. 24 will be the day social agencies, school boards, police, local businesses and individuals show their support... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Doting mom urges Bell to beware of pickpocketsboarding house. News from home included Carrie's visit to the dentist and visit
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
boarding house. News from home included Carrie's visit to the dentist and visits from Tom and Mary Ballachey. (Box 518) PO Brantford Ont. Home Nov. 18th 72 My dear Aleck I did not write immediately on receipt of your Mss. of last Monday, as... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Gates-Atlas deal 'great strategic move'party will disclose the cost of the deal. Atlas has operations in Canada, the
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
party will disclose the cost of the deal. Atlas has operations in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. The most recent Brantford business directory pegs the local Atlas firm at about 200 employees creating hydraulic hose and tube assemblies and... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Absolute discharge in assaultordered to pay a $100 victim surcharge. Justice Peter Bourque brought to an en
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
ordered to pay a $100 victim surcharge. Justice Peter Bourque brought to an end a long-running trial in Ontario Court in Brantford on Friday when he found Bill Monture, 61, and Lester Green, 39, guilty of assaulting Detlor, a lawyer who advises... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Three city homes burglarized the same dayBrantford police are looking for the public’s help in solving three separate br
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 9 hours ago
Brantford police are looking for the public’s help in solving three separate break-ins in which burglars got into homes on the same day and made off with various personal items. Officers were called on Thursday to a residence on Webster Street where... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Man caught shoplifting colognesA 41-year-old Brantford man faces charges of theft under $5,000, two counts of
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 15 hours ago
A 41-year-old Brantford man faces charges of theft under $5,000, two counts of possession of a controlled substance and breach of probation, after a suspect was caught taking merchandise from a store. A man walked into the Stoppers Drug Mart on... Read more
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Food Business Review
Ferrero to acquire US confectioner Ferrara Candyfor its Canadian unit to add a new cocoa bean processing plant and increase the
Food Business Review / Posted 18 hours ago
for its Canadian unit to add a new cocoa bean processing plant and increase the manufacturing capacity for Nutella & Go in Brantford, Ontario. Image: Ferrara’s organic and fruity candy range Black Forest Organics. Photo: courtesy of Ferrara Candy... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Off to slow start, 99ers adding 'impact playersDarren DeDobbelaer, owner and general manager of the Brantford 99ers, would lik
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
Darren DeDobbelaer, owner and general manager of the Brantford 99ers, would like more wins but he feels the pieces are starting to fall into place. "We've started really slow but now I'm adding players that are impact players," said DeDobbelaer, who... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Derek Blackburn: teacherfor Derek, as well. In many respects, Derek is still the teacher. The rest of
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
for Derek, as well. In many respects, Derek is still the teacher. The rest of us are only students. Phil McColeman MP Brantford-Brant Changes needed for people in a wheelchair There are so many places that a person in a wheelchair cannot... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brantford jail's end nearsThe 165-year-old Brantford jail will be shut down early in the new year. Chris
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
The 165-year-old Brantford jail will be shut down early in the new year. Christina Danylchenko, assistant deputy minister for institutional services with the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, said Thursday that the transfer of... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
DDSS grad greeted by Prince Harryvolunteers at Delhi's Anglican Church as well as Circle-Square Ranch, a Christi
Simcoe Reformer / Posted yesterday
volunteers at Delhi's Anglican Church as well as Circle-Square Ranch, a Christian children's camp in Brantford. He's long been involved in scouting and while at DDSS he was a member of the Me to We Club, which challenges... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Neighbour witnesses break-inAn alert neighbour on Marlborough Street in Brantford called 911 just after 8:3
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
An alert neighbour on Marlborough Street in Brantford called 911 just after 8:30 p.m. on October 18, 2017, after witnessing a van pull up to a neighbour’s residence, where a male suspect broke in through the front door. The suspect was seen running... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Two men charged with street racingTwo Brantford men, ages 21 and 22 have been charged with street racing. A grou
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
Two Brantford men, ages 21 and 22 have been charged with street racing. A group of vehicles at the Fairview and North Park Street intersection were seen revving their engines and squealing tires producing a large cloud of smoke, just after 10:30... Read more
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The Sault Star
Sault native was long-time MPplot in Avondale Cemetery, Stratford. "You could see at the door just how love
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
plot in Avondale Cemetery, Stratford. "You could see at the door just how loved Derek was," said Wally Lucente, a former Brantford city councillor who canvassed with Mr. Blackburn through many campaigns. "What stands out in my mind was at the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Runners qualify for CWOSSA championshipssaid. "This is just something I do (for fun)." Hill, who devotes a lot of time
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
said. "This is just something I do (for fun)." Hill, who devotes a lot of time to soccer, was behind early in the race to Brantford Collegiate Institute's Pearl Van Nooten. "I was a little worried," Hill said. By the second loop, Hill was 20 to... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Paris Grand closing shamefulhow much a thing may cost, are we able to still appreciate its value? Where the
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
how much a thing may cost, are we able to still appreciate its value? Where there is will, there is way. Charles Baldwin Brantford Remembering Gord Downie I saw the Hip at a club in Brantford in 1990. (I think it was Valentine's Day and I did... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Club listingsAcoustic Cafe (Brantford Music Centre) - Saturday (2 p.m.), Something Different
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
Acoustic Cafe (Brantford Music Centre) - Saturday (2 p.m.), Something Different. Branch 90 Legion - Friday (7 p.m.), Pierre Maher; Saturday, Vampire Night Karaoke at 7 p.m. Brandos - Friday (8 p.m.), Boonstown; Monday, Karaoke with the infamous... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Pianist comes Full Circle in opening concertMaggie Morrison will be the featured artist for the season's first concert in t
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
Maggie Morrison will be the featured artist for the season's first concert in the Canadian Artists Series presented by the Brantford Music Club. In Full Circle, the Brant County native will present pieces from her journey so far with music. The... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Cleanup to focus on Wilkes Dam areaFacebook page. The group was formed in 2001 from a coalition of environmentall
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
Facebook page. The group was formed in 2001 from a coalition of environmentally passionate Mohawk College and Laurier Brantford students. It organizes an annual Grand River Environmental Festival, which attracts up to 200 people to comb the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
'Champion of the working person'plot in Avondale Cemetery, Stratford. "You could see at the door just how love
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
plot in Avondale Cemetery, Stratford. "You could see at the door just how loved Derek was," said Wally Lucente, a former Brantford city councillor who canvassed with Mr. Blackburn through many campaigns. "What stands out in my mind was at the... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Rental housing bylaw slated to pass in Thoroldpresident of the Hamilton and District Apartment Association, said his organiza
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
president of the Hamilton and District Apartment Association, said his organization handles 30,000 rentals in Hamilton, Brantford, Mississauga and Niagara. “Landlords are not the scum of the earth,” he said. “They are hardworking people and... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Rental housing bylaw slated to pass in Thoroldpresident of the Hamilton and District Apartment Association, said his organiza
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
president of the Hamilton and District Apartment Association, said his organization handles 30,000 rentals in Hamilton, Brantford, Mississauga and Niagara. “Landlords are not the scum of the earth,” he said. “They are hardworking people and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Rental housing bylaw slated to pass in Thoroldpresident of the Hamilton and District Apartment Association, said his organiza
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
president of the Hamilton and District Apartment Association, said his organization handles 30,000 rentals in Hamilton, Brantford, Mississauga and Niagara. “Landlords are not the scum of the earth,” he said. “They are hardworking people and... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
UCCM Police assist in human trafficking outreach through Operation Northern Spotlightin this year’s Operation Northern Spotlight: Amherstburg Police Service, Barrie
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
in this year’s Operation Northern Spotlight: Amherstburg Police Service, Barrie Police Service, Belleville Police Service, Brantford Police Service, Brockville Police Service, Chatham-Kent Police Service, Cobourg Police Service, Cornwall Community... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
73's rout Bladesscored in a league game. Tetrault, Derynck score Defenceman Levi Tetrault of
Chatham Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
scored in a league game. Tetrault, Derynck score Defenceman Levi Tetrault of Pain Court had a goal and an assist for the Brantford 99ers in a 6-4 loss to the Stratford Warriors on Sunday in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League. Defenceman... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Frustration with health systemschedule to each person who uses the system. I think we would be surprised by h
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
schedule to each person who uses the system. I think we would be surprised by how much is billed each year. Irene LeClair Brantford No economic need for Energy East in a low-carbon world The demise of Energy East is good news for the climate and... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
RCMP await toxicology results on two bodiesRCMP investigators say they are still trying to determine how two men from Bran
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
RCMP investigators say they are still trying to determine how two men from Brantford ended up dead in a motel in a small town in southern Saskatchewan. Mounties in Moosomin, Sask., say they are grateful to have heard from several people in Brantford... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Suspect sought in Oct. 9 shootingBrantford police are asking for the public to help locate three men after a fir
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
Brantford police are asking for the public to help locate three men after a firearm was discharged during a confrontation on Oct. 9 on Darling Street. Police said Tuesday that a warrant has been issued for the man they believe fired the gun. Goran... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Real estate market back to 'normal'September, compared to the same month last year, the market is returning to "no
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
September, compared to the same month last year, the market is returning to "normal," says Shelly Gracey, president of the Brantford Regional Real Estate Association. But the rush of an overheated market of last spring lingers in the minds of... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Citizens track impaired driverConcerned citizens reported a possible impaired driver to Brantford Police shor
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
Concerned citizens reported a possible impaired driver to Brantford Police shortly after 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 15, 2017. The vehicle was seen swerving and crossing the centre line of the roadway several times as it travelled on Highway 24... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
College faculty on strikestaff picketed outside downtown buildings on Monday where Conestoga College del
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
staff picketed outside downtown buildings on Monday where Conestoga College delivers programs in partnership with Laurier Brantford. Faculty at 24 Ontario colleges went on strike late Sunday, affecting more than 500,000 students, including those... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Harlequins advance to McCormick Cup finalThe Brantford Harlequins hope to make club history this weekend. Following a 3
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
The Brantford Harlequins hope to make club history this weekend. Following a 35-10 victory on Saturday over Markham Irish on the George Jones Fields at the Harlequins Grounds, first-place Brantford advanced to the McCormick Cup provincial men's... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Liberals limit Remembrance Day wreaths for MPsa red-ribbon banner carrying the single word, Canada. Until this year, that wa
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
a red-ribbon banner carrying the single word, Canada. Until this year, that was never a problem. In McColeman’s own Brantford-Brant riding in southwestern Ontario, the bottom line number is six. “Remembrance Day ceremonies, and the leadup... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Blast lose openerThe Brantford Blast will be looking for their first win of the season on Saturd
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
The Brantford Blast will be looking for their first win of the season on Saturday in Whitby. Brantford opened up the 2017-18 Allan Cup Hockey campaign with a 10-7 loss in Stoney Creek on Saturday. The Blast return to the ice this Saturday with a... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
99ers edgedThe Brantford 99ers were beaten 6-4 by the Stratford Warriors at home on Sunday
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
The Brantford 99ers were beaten 6-4 by the Stratford Warriors at home on Sunday in a Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League Mid-Western Conference game. The two teams were tied 2-2 after the first period before Stratford went ahead for good by... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Rep hockey scoresBrantford Minor Hockey Association 99ers Peewee A/AA ROI Group 4, Waterloo Wo
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
Brantford Minor Hockey Association 99ers Peewee A/AA ROI Group 4, Waterloo Wolves 1. Goals: Andrew Lormier 2, Daniel Smuk, Aidan Waite. Assists: Matt Husk, Ben Pottruff, Cameron Vilaca, Waite. Winning goalie: Matt Storey. ROI Group 8, Sarnia Sting... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Garbowsky named captainfinalist for the Hobey Baker award as the top college player in the U.S., is a
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
finalist for the Hobey Baker award as the top college player in the U.S., is a St. John's College and Rochester Institute of Technology graduate. He was also a member of the Sutherland Cup provincial junior B champion Brantford Golden Eagles in 2... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Screening and lecture on film In Jesus' NameResidential School and her lecture about it. Enberg's film will be shown on Oc
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
Residential School and her lecture about it. Enberg's film will be shown on Oct. 25 at 7 p.m. in Room RCE 004 of Laurier Brantford’s Research and Academic Centre, with her lecture to follow. The film is about a notoriously violent residential... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Mud Run supports kidsGreg Roberts and Dave Imre made it up the 20-foot warped wall on Saturday morni
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
Greg Roberts and Dave Imre made it up the 20-foot warped wall on Saturday morning to finish first in the second annual Brantford Police Service Auxiliary Mud Run. “We’re the new ninjas of Brantford,” Imre declared with a laugh. The pair made... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Letters to the editorannually on drug law enforcement, its victims deserve some measure of justice.
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
annually on drug law enforcement, its victims deserve some measure of justice. Think of it as restitution. Tim Hopkins Brantford Take a hike Attention movie stars and professional athletes: Every one of you is entitled to your opinion — but... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant tests emergency preparednessof town. All the major officials designated in the county’s emergency manageme
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
of town. All the major officials designated in the county’s emergency management protocol – which includes officials from Brantford and Six Nations -- have been summoned and are coming into a room in the Fire Administration Building, which has... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant Public Library shortlisted for two awardsthe southern part of the former Burford township and memories of skating on the
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
the southern part of the former Burford township and memories of skating on the Grand River.. One finalist was a poem by Brantford poet laureate John B. Lee. The youngest author was 16 years old and the oldest in his eighties. All the authors... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Honouring veterans on menu at annual luncheonfamily members. Levac said it is one of the largest events of its kind. It can
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
family members. Levac said it is one of the largest events of its kind. It can be an emotional experience, said Spiece. "Brantford had some of the largest numbers of volunteers for the Second World War. They left their farms and families. They... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Library introduces Raspberry Pi computersThe computers are taking over Brantford Public Library. Well, not really. Howe
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
The computers are taking over Brantford Public Library. Well, not really. However, customers can start taking home Raspberry Pi computers to learn the basics of computer science and coding. Raspberry Pi computers are small single-board computers... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
How to build an empireThe author will be signing copies of the book. Much new interesting informatio
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
The author will be signing copies of the book. Much new interesting information about the Cockshutt family and the City of Brantford from the 1830s to present is revealed in Merchants Exchange. (The 227-page book was published earlier this year by... Read more
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