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These stories about the people and places that make us proud to call Bradford home are made possible through the support of our sponsors as part of our Community Leaders Program.

Bradford Curling Club a pillar of the community since 1880

Bradford Curling Club a pillar of the community since 1880

Bradford Curling Club has deep roots in the community, and are welcoming new players to the league
ROOTED: Sanctuary a haven for animals, an escape for humans

ROOTED: Sanctuary a haven for animals, an escape for humans

Brenda Bronfman's love of animals keeps Wishing Well Sanctuary going
ROOTED: This Bradford shop can fully rebuild your old car

ROOTED: This Bradford shop can fully rebuild your old car

'It’s a meticulous process, but it must be done right,' said David Grainger, the owner of The Guild of Automotive Restorers
ROOTED: Weed The North gets students connecting with nature

ROOTED: Weed The North gets students connecting with nature

What started as a class learning about the environment has turned into a group of students passionate to make a difference and foster a green space that lasts forever
ROOTED: Feel like you're in Mexico at La Mexicanada (9 Photos)

ROOTED: Feel like you're in Mexico at La Mexicanada (9 Photos)

Edson and Debra Nava are the proud owners of La Mexicanada which they took over and remodelled in 2017
<b>ROOTED:</b> Gwillimdale Farms one of Canada's largest fully-integrated growers <b>(5 photos)</b>

ROOTED: Gwillimdale Farms one of Canada's largest fully-integrated growers (5 photos)

Since 1903, Gwillimdale Farms has been a staple in the Bradford West Gwillimbury community
<b>ROOTED:</b> Bradford berry business offering sweet treats for all occasions <b>(7 photos)</b>

ROOTED: Bradford berry business offering sweet treats for all occasions (7 photos)

Bradford local, Elizabeth Miranda, brings customers' visions to life by creating boxes of chocolate-dipped strawberries for any occasion or season
<b>ROOTED:</b> Family-owned winery in Holland Marsh a hot spot for tourists, locals <b>(14 photos)</b>

ROOTED: Family-owned winery in Holland Marsh a hot spot for tourists, locals (14 photos)

Holland Marsh Winery is a hidden gem located in the heart of the Holland Marsh
<b>ROOTED:</b> Nancy's Nifty Nook giving residents a healthier alternative for 33 years

ROOTED: Nancy's Nifty Nook giving residents a healthier alternative for 33 years

Nancy Young has found a niche at her Nancy's Nifty Nook shop that extends beyond the reach of the tiny plaza at 152 Holland St. East in Bradford
<b>ROOTED: </b> Expert scavenger finds opportunity to help displaced fire victims

ROOTED: Expert scavenger finds opportunity to help displaced fire victims

Priestly Demolition Inc. or PDI National Salvage recovered a whack of home insulation they ended up just giving away