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  • The day the birds came
    Image       This June 03, 1992 article from the Burford Times includes several photos from the Brantford Air Show. One photo features Greg Donbrook, Don Kersey, Rick Kershaw, Brad Pottruff, Bob Michalchuk, and Roger Davis.
    Image     This June 03, 1992 article from the Burford Times includes several photos from the Brantford Air Show. One photo features Greg Donbrook, Don Kersey, Rick Kershaw, Brad Pottruff, Bob Michalchuk, ...
  • Shawn Sloot joins 300 soldiers probing for "Baseballs of Death"
    Image       This article from the May 08, 1991 issue of the Burford Times describes the deployment of a local man (Shawn Sloot) to Iraq as part of a Canadian detachment tasked with clearing minefields.
    Image     This article from the May 08, 1991 issue of the Burford Times describes the deployment of a local man (Shawn Sloot) to Iraq as part of a Canadian detachment tasked ...
  • World Day of Prayer
    Image       This article from the March 14, 2001 issue of the Burford Times describes a church service hosted at Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Burford for the World Day of Prayer. A photo features Mabel Hopkins, Pat Wedge, Ellen Barker, and Bernice Wilcock. Volunteers with the event include: Bob Miles John ...
    Image     This article from the March 14, 2001 issue of the Burford Times describes a church service hosted at Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Burford for the World Day of Prayer. ...
  • A 'heartfelt' thank you
    Image       A letter to the editor from Julie Powell in the March 07, 2001 issue of the Burford Times thanking the paper for its support of a Heart and Stroke Foundation fundraiser.
    Image     A letter to the editor from Julie Powell in the March 07, 2001 issue of the Burford Times thanking the paper for its support of a Heart and Stroke Foundation ...
  • Community says thank you to two retiring librarian
    Image       This article from the September 08, 1999 issue of the Burford Times describes a gathering at the Burford Public Library which honoured two retiring librarians, Mary Camillieri and Betty Stroud.
    Image     This article from the September 08, 1999 issue of the Burford Times describes a gathering at the Burford Public Library which honoured two retiring librarians, Mary Camillieri and Betty Stroud.
  • Henk Vermeulen bares it all for his church
    Image       This article from the August 16, 1998 issue of the Burford Times describes a local man (Henk Vermeulen) having his head shaved for a church fundraiser.
    Image     This article from the August 16, 1998 issue of the Burford Times describes a local man (Henk Vermeulen) having his head shaved for a church fundraiser.
  • Day campers beautify Burford
    Image       This article from the July 15, 1998 issue of the Burford Times describes youth in the "Jump Start" program planting flowers in downtown Burford. The article includes several quotes from Program Administrator Andrea Manning, and notes that Cliff Lowes donated the use of a school bus for a day trip ...
    Image     This article from the July 15, 1998 issue of the Burford Times describes youth in the "Jump Start" program planting flowers in downtown Burford. The article includes several quotes from ...
  • Burford community begins its third year of helping clothe society's tiniest members
    Image       This article from the March 27, 1996 issue of the Burford Times describes a charity event in which community members can make and donate clothing for premature babies, who are often too small for typical newborn clothing. A photo features project founder Ron Massicotte with his grandson, Michael Chenier, who ...
    Image     This article from the March 27, 1996 issue of the Burford Times describes a charity event in which community members can make and donate clothing for premature babies, who are ...
  • A Burford doctor will keep his office open on "Rae Day" April 17
    Image       An article from the April 22, 1995 issue of the Burford Times about local doctor (Dr. David Sprowl) choosing not to close his practice on a designated "Rae Day" as set by the Brant County Medical Association.
    Image     An article from the April 22, 1995 issue of the Burford Times about local doctor (Dr. David Sprowl) choosing not to close his practice on a designated "Rae Day" as ...
  • Burford girl works on design of fully accessible nature trail
    Image       An October 25, 1994 article from the Burford Times describing a blind student (Shannon Smith) assisting with developing an accessible nature trail in Cayuga.
    Image     An October 25, 1994 article from the Burford Times describing a blind student (Shannon Smith) assisting with developing an accessible nature trail in Cayuga.
  • Former Scotland resident and BDHS grad is on leading edge of fusion energy breakthrough
    Image       This article from the February 01, 1994 issue of the Burford Times describes the accomplishments of past resident Dr. Ron Davidson and discusses the benefits of nuclear power.
    Image     This article from the February 01, 1994 issue of the Burford Times describes the accomplishments of past resident Dr. Ron Davidson and discusses the benefits of nuclear power.
  • Community Park on The Key receives a facelift by residents
    Image       Three photos and a brief article from the August 12, 1992 issue of the Burford Times describing the efforts of volunteers to fix up a baseball diamond.
    Image     Three photos and a brief article from the August 12, 1992 issue of the Burford Times describing the efforts of volunteers to fix up a baseball diamond.
  • Letter: $5,000 raised for Cancer
    Image       In a letter to the editor found in the October 25, 1989 issue of the Burford Times, a local family thanks the community for donations to their son (Michael Henderson) for his fundraising for the Terry Fox Run.
    Image     In a letter to the editor found in the October 25, 1989 issue of the Burford Times, a local family thanks the community for donations to their son (Michael Henderson) ...
  • Michael Henderson is proud to run for Terry
    Image       Article from the August 30, 1989 issue of the Burford Times about Michael Henderson, a local boy with cancer, raising funds for the Terry Fox Run.
    Image     Article from the August 30, 1989 issue of the Burford Times about Michael Henderson, a local boy with cancer, raising funds for the Terry Fox Run.
  • After three generations, Greenwood Meats is sold
    Image       In this article from the March 28, 2001 issue of the Burford Times, 60-year-old Burford business Greenwood Meats announces that it is closing and thanks the community for its support over the years. A photo features Ruie, Tom, and Julie Greenwood in their store.
    Image     In this article from the March 28, 2001 issue of the Burford Times, 60-year-old Burford business Greenwood Meats announces that it is closing and thanks the community for its support ...
  • Dale and Stephanie say "thanks for the memories"
    Image       In the February 28, 2001 issue of the Burford Times, local business owners Dale and Stephanie Weatherbee thank the community for its support of the Harley Store, which they have sold to Walter and Sonja Shebec.
    Image     In the February 28, 2001 issue of the Burford Times, local business owners Dale and Stephanie Weatherbee thank the community for its support of the Harley Store, which they have ...
  • Stephenson family may hold the record for Post Office service
    Image       An article from the April 29, 1999 issue of the Burford Times describing an event which celebrated 100 years and three generations of the Stephenson family operating the post office in Cathcart. A photo feature Mayor Ron Eddy and Post Mistress Sue Thompson, granddaughter of Post Master John E. Stephenson.
    Image     An article from the April 29, 1999 issue of the Burford Times describing an event which celebrated 100 years and three generations of the Stephenson family operating the post office ...
  • Urban Hardware store in Scotland is honoured by Burford Township & EDC
    Image       This article from the November 25, 1998 issue of the Burford Times describes the history of the Urban Hardware store in Scotland, owned and operated by Paul and Helen Urban.
    Image     This article from the November 25, 1998 issue of the Burford Times describes the history of the Urban Hardware store in Scotland, owned and operated by Paul and Helen Urban.
  • Are you ready for the Burford Flea Market?
    Image       This article from the July 15, 1998 issue of the Burford Times describes the success and growth of the annual Burford Flea Market, which was sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and hosted at the Burford Fairgrounds. Local businesses and business owners include: George Campbell, of the Burford Fair Board ...
    Image     This article from the July 15, 1998 issue of the Burford Times describes the success and growth of the annual Burford Flea Market, which was sponsored by the Chamber of ...
  • You don’t have to be a Scholar
    Image       An advertisement from the May 31, 1995 issue of the Burford Times for Harley Store.
    Image     An advertisement from the May 31, 1995 issue of the Burford Times for Harley Store.
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