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Provincial gas tax money ‘essential’ for fast-growing Bradford, says Mulroney

Provincial gas tax money ‘essential’ for fast-growing Bradford, says Mulroney

York-Simcoe MPP Caroline Mulroney was in Bradford West Gwillimbury to show support for recently announced funding that will go toward BWG Transit expansion
South Simcoe Police looking for suspects in sleight of hand theft

South Simcoe Police looking for suspects in sleight of hand theft

A man and a woman are being sought
It's official, no cannabis stores in Newmarket

It's official, no cannabis stores in Newmarket

Newmarket council ratified its decision to opt out of permitting retail outlets for recreational cannabis in town, though the decision wasn't unanimous this time around
LETTER: Let’s talk employment and the real purpose of Bill 66

LETTER: Let’s talk employment and the real purpose of Bill 66

Municipalities in Simcoe County have to step up and refuse to use Bill 66, say Simcoe County Greenbelt Coalition members
Police say tow truck driver tried to flog fancy floor mats on Facebook

Police say tow truck driver tried to flog fancy floor mats on Facebook

Police got an anonymous tip
'It's never random,' says OPP spokesperson on new breathalyzer laws

'It's never random,' says OPP spokesperson on new breathalyzer laws

"The idea police will be roaming up and down streets and randomly taking breath samples from people is pretty far fetched," says South Simcoe police officer
New incubator program offers small businesses a 'more official space'

New incubator program offers small businesses a 'more official space'

Nottawasaga Futures's new pilot project has one challenge for Bradford West Gwillimbury and Barrie business owners: the new incubator space is in Alliston
Birder murder mystery writer coming to Bradford

Birder murder mystery writer coming to Bradford

Steve Burrows, an award-winning Canadian mystery writer, journalist and past recipient of Nature Writer of the Year from BBC Wildlife, is speaking at an event in Newton Robinson
Jewish Bradford provides religious education in ‘little synagogue’

Jewish Bradford provides religious education in ‘little synagogue’

In this week’s Midweek Mugging, we meet the rabbi who runs an organization for Jewish education and celebration in Bradford West Gwillimbury
6 year old donates $200 'to help babies at Southlake'

6 year old donates $200 'to help babies at Southlake'

Rather than receive gifts for his birthday, Jacob embraced a family tradition and chose to give back instead