April Fool's Day

5 harmless and hilarious April Fool’s Day pranks

5 harmless and hilarious April Fool’s Day pranks

    You're definitely better off being the pranker than the prankee on April Fool's Day so here are a few ideas to get...

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WORLD AUTISM DAY

Instructor/therapist Dannielle Damato works on a puzzle with Timothy Rhynold, 6, at Lansdowne Children's Centre during snack time. The staff wore World Autism Day shirts on Wednesday to get a jump on the celebrations.

Lansdowne celebrates superheroes on World Autism Day

The staff of Lansdowne Children's Centre donned t-shirts inspired by a certain Second World War-era superhero to mark World Autism Day....

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GOALBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Meghan Mahon, left, and Emma Reinke defend successfully for the Ontario junior women's team during the National Junior Goalball Championships on Sunday at W. Ross Macdonald School for the Blind.

Goalball evens the playing field

The unique sport of goalball took centre stage over the weekend in the National Junior goalball Championships at W. Ross Macdonald School...

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CAGED DRAGON

Alex Rocizki, left, and Thomas Raby pose with Raby’s WKA championship belt from a recent tournament in Virginia. The Caged Dragon MMA fighters are using fights in the U.S. to improve their skills.

Muay Thai fighters battling south of border

Thomas Raby, Alex Rozicki taking next steps in development with matches in U.S.

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FARRIER

Kristian Rathlou is encouraging the public to check out the Canadian National Farriers Championship in Ancaster on April 9 and April 10.

Farriers forge success through competition

National championship for horseshoe makers hosted in Ancaster

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MIKE HOLMES

Contractor and television star Mike Holmes was in Brantford to lend his approval to the homes being built by Empire Communities in West Brant.

Empire gets Holmes' stamp of approval

Getting Canada’s best-known contractor’s personal seal of approval isn’t something a developer can go looking for. In fact, it’s the other...

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Ethan brings dime drive to Ryerson Heights

Seven-year-old Ethan Golden and Ryerson Heights Elementary School principal Lisa VanLeeuwen talk about Ethan's drive to raise one million dimes for juvenile arthritis research during an assembly on Thursday. The campaign is nearly one-quarter of the way to the total.

Ethan brings dime drive to new school

Campaign nearly quarter of way to one million dimes

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Brantford police cruiser

Drinking driver with boy in car arrested at gas station

Drinking driver with boy in car arrested at gas station

Acquaintances of accused man confront officer at scene

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Events In Brant County

BPL Genealogy Club

Wed Apr 1 | 1:30 PM

St. Paul Knitters Circle

Thu Apr 2 | 6:00 PM

Pancake Breakfast

Sat Apr 4 | 9:00 AM

RUMMAGE SALE

Sat Apr 4 | 9:00 AM

Walking Club - drop in

Tue Apr 7 | 10:00 AM

Upcoming Events

Thu Apr 9 | 2:00 PM

Honeymooner's - The Golden Age...

Sat Apr 11 | 7:00 AM

Paris Lions Maple Syrup...

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