By: Clayton Barker View of a group of people working in the fields picking beans, c1914-18, this barn stood north of Burford village in the middle of the field on the east side of Maple Ave. (photo from Clayton Barker’s personal collection). Burford,Sept. 20th, 1917 THEY SHALL NOT PASS:The Immortal […]

Burford Years Ago

Saturday, December 12th, 20206:00-9:00pmThis year, Burford’s Agricultural Society, Optimist Club and Lions Club are hosting a Santa Claus Parade COVID style. Local community groups, organizations and businesses are asked to set up exhibits and displays in a family-friendly Christmas theme just as they would do for the annual Parade throughout […]

Christmas in Burford Reverse Santa Claus Parade

Tito’s Pizza is all set to officially open their doors in Burford on Thursday November 26, 2020. Owner Ali Reza (joyfully called Mr. Tito by staff and friends) launched the first Tito’s pizza in Brantford in 2001 and has been growing in small towns across south western Ontario ever since. […]

Tito’s Pizza Officially Joins the Community

The County of Brant has created a new Community Improvement Plan Program to allow businesses to implement public safety measures.“We anticipate this will be a valuable resource to support many businesses in the community,” said Mayor David Bailey. “The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on businesses and this is […]

The County of Brant will Provide Additional Funding for Businesses to Improve Public Safety Measures through the Community Improvement Plan

Federation of Agriculture At the Brant County Federation of Agriculture Annual Meeting, held recently, Colton Oughtred was elected President. Colton is a sales rep for Dubois Agrinovation Irrigation, as well as working with the family’s Sunny Terrace Farm, near Onondaga, growing corn and soybeans. Other members of the executive elected […]

Federation of Agriculture

By: Steve BurroughsIn recent times it seems we’re doing everything differently in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19. From shopping more online to wearing masks and stocking up on toilet paper, many aspects of life aren’t what they were a year ago. Burford Minor Hockey is no exception. While […]

Coyotes Enjoying 3-on-3 Hockey

By: Clayton Barker 1914 Horse-drawn corn binder, post card photo fromClayton Barker’s personal collection. ….There’s a humming on the cable, there’s a whisper in the air, There’s message stirring each Canadian heart. Once more old England’s calling as she bids her sons prepare, to save the world and play a […]

Burford Years Ago

Dear Burford Advance Readers:The winds of change have come to us again and we have some news we want to share.As you know, 2020 has been quite a year. With forced closures, new and ever changing laws and so many businesses (both small and large) impacted by the pandemic and […]

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