Dear Editor, To Whom it May Concern, Perhaps by the time this makes the paper our Burford CIBC Bank might actually be open. Either way, there is a phone number which you can call to voice your opinion about it being closed. I think it’s called “Client Care”. Be prepared […]

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Burford Fair Postponed until Fall 2021 It is with heavy hearts that the Board of Directors of the Burford Agricultural Society announce the postponement of the 160th Burford Fall Fair on ThanksgivingWeekend.This was a very difficult decision to make, but the health and wellbeing of our visitors, volunteers, vendors and […]

Burford Fair Postponed

Converting RRSPs to RRIFs in Retirement Submitted by: Jennifer DanielIf you use RRSPs for retirement savings, you should become familiar with the term RRIF. While RRSPs stand for “Registered Retirement Savings Plans” and represent the savings vehicle to help you accumulate wealth prior to retirement, a RRIF, or “Registered Retirement […]

Converting RRSPs to RRIFs in  Retirement

Since we are all currently residents of Canada, and this week is a week to celebrate our Country, The Burford Advance wanted to offer up some important and interesting information about the Country we all call home.Canadian Food:Traditional Canadian foods are generally thought of as: Maple syrup, potatoes, poutine, Canadian/back […]

Happy Canada D’eh

By: Clayton Barker 1915 street scene looking west on King Street, showing the south side of the block near the main intersection. The first stand-alone bakery building location was in the building 2nd from the left, which is now Betty Johnston’s B&B and residence.(Photo from Cal Loomis of The Burford […]

Burford Years Ago

Canada Day is often celebrated locally by outdoor concerts, public fireworks, outside events and local parties. Due to COVID-19, these events had to be cancelled for the 2020 year. As a way of making the day special, local businesses offered deals, special pop up sales, extended holiday hours and dinner […]

Canada Day in the County

By: Dr. Britteny Kyle, (Scotland, ON) Many of you have probably seen the headlines circulating in major newspapers and Facebook… You must be logged in to view this content. Please Log-In or Subscribe to view the content. If you need support contact us at editor@burfordadvance.com. Log-In Subscribe

Let’s Talk About Those Murder Hornets

By: Clayton Barker The headstone of Lewis Burwell P.L.S., 1794-1865 Brant County’s pioneer land surveyor Pioneer Cemetery, Burford (Sketch by… You must be logged in to view this content. Please Log-In or Subscribe to view the content. If you need support contact us at editor@burfordadvance.com. Log-In Subscribe

Burford Years Ago

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