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Doug “the Great” to reach new heights this October
Doug “the Great” Hunt has been...
Hayley Wickenheiser entertains sold out crowd in Brantford
More than 900 people attended the...
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Bell Homestead hosts Halloween-themed Fun Fair
The Halloween Fun Fair returned to the Bell Homestead with free activities and games for families to enjoy on Sunday, October 30, 2022. Over 400...
Wildcats skate past Ice Cats in BGHA action
The Woodstock Wildcats defeated the Brantford Ice Cats 4-0 in Brantford Girls’ Hockey Association (BGHA) action on Friday, October 28, 2022. The league-leading Wildcats took...
Residents prepare for All Hallows’ Eve on Monday
Brantford and area residents are getting ready for All Hallows' Eve by decorating their houses for the scariest and creepiest night of the year. Residents...
Hundreds attend Burford fair over Thanksgiving weekend
Hundreds of residents and guests celebrated the Thanksgiving weekend at the Burford fair from Saturday, October 8 through Monday, October 10, 2022. The event, which...
Scare in the Square makes a frightful return
Scare in the Square returned to Harmony Square as residents celebrated Halloween on Friday, October 7 and Saturday, October 8, 2022. Thousands of guests attended...
Honouring Our Children at Mohawk Park
The Brantford Region Indigenous Support Centre (BRISC) hosted the Honouring Our Children social to honour victims and their families impacted by residential schools on...
Brantford school renamed after Edith Monture
Edith Monture elementary school, previously known as Ryerson Heights, was renamed to honour Indigenous woman, Edith Monture, on Wednesday, September 28, 2022. Over 200 guests...
Valour Day Memorial honours Brantford’s war efforts
The Valour Day memorial and parade, hosted by the 56th Field Artillery Regiment of the Royal Canadian Artillery, took place at the Cenotaph in...
Community members “Take Back the Night” in Brantford
Over 50 people attended Take Back the Night on the Brantford trails, starting on the corner of Church Street and Grand River Avenue on...
66th annual Soapbox Derby makes a comeback
The annual Soapbox Derby, hosted by the Brantford and District Labour Council (BDLC), took place on Monday, September 5, 2022. The Council wanted to bring...
Thousands attend annual Paris Fair
Over 5,000 guests attended the annual Paris Fair, which ran from September 1 to 5, 2022. The fair had many attractions for everyone over the...
Creating crafts and conversation before Take Back the Night event
The Sexual Assault Centre of Brant hosted a Crafts and Conversations event on Wednesday, August 31. The Sexual Assault Centre (SAC) held the event as...
Brantford Community Orchestra perform “Under the Stars”
The Brantford Community Symphony Orchestra performed at the Bell Homestead Historical Site on Thursday, August 25. Over 200 guests attended the orchestra’s first performance in...
Ice Cats make donation to Brantford Food Bank
The Brantford U13 Ice Cats donated over 1,500 pounds of food and $1,350 to the Brantford Food Bank on Tuesday, August 23. The team exceeded...
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