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The spirit of Terry Fox lives on in Bradford

Fox “started his run mostly in obscurity,” said MP Peter Van Loan. It was when he crossed into Ontario that his effort — running a...

Grand Re-opening of Hot Yoga Bradford!

Trying a yoga pose, from left, MP for York-Simcoe Peter Van Loan, studio owner Kim Henrick and BWG Mayor Rob Keffer, at the re-opening of...

A Healthy Solution for You

Cassie Landolfi uses the big scissors to cut the ribbon, officially opening Wellness Centre in Bradford, January 14. She was joined by, from left,...

Lions' Community Day and Early Bird Draw

... Bradford Lions' Mammoth Draw - a 2016 Chevrolet Colorado pick-up truck - on display at the ticket sale booth at Carrotfest, on August 20.

Celebrating Colombian Independence Day in BWG

MP Peter Van Loan, MPP Julia Munro, Mayor Rob Keffer, and members of Council, Deputy Mayor James Leduc, Councillors Ron Orr, Peter Ferragine, Peter Dykie...

Crazy Crocs offers family entertainment

MP Peter Van Loan presents congratulations to Crazy Crocs owner Gianni Giannantonio and Debra Bridglal, as family members, members of Council, MPP Julia Munro and...

Happy 149th Birthday, Canada!

York Simcoe MP Peter Van Loan invites constituents and their families to a Free Pancake Breakfast on Canada Day, July 1, from 8:30 to 11...

Grand Re-Opening for Cabana Tan

At the Grand Re-Opening of Cabana Tan - from left, Councillor Mark Contois, Raj Sandhu, MP for York Simcoe Peter Van Loan, Councillors Gary Baynes...

Celebrating a 50th Anniversary

The reception hall at St. John's Presbyterian Church was crowded on May 21, as friends and family came together to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of...

Welcome and farewell, at Dutch Treats

... Mark Contois, Peter Dykie Jr., Deputy Mayor James Leduc, Tina Bots and the Dutch Girls standing in front of Mayor Rob Keffer and new...

20 years of Ministry

Celebrating 20 years of service - from left, MP Peter Van Loan and MPP Julia Munro congratulate Rev. Dr. Daniel Scott, as BWG Mayor Rob...

York Simcoe Candidates debate in Sharon

Moderator Bob Kyriakides watches as candidates, from left, Mark Viitala (Green Party), Shaun Tanaka (Lib.), Peter Van Loan (Conservative) and Sylvia Gerl (NDP) debate in...

York-Simcoe Candidates speak to Youth

Candidates in the federal riding of York-Simcoe answer questions and talk party policy, in front of students at Bradford District High School, September 25, 2015.

New Bradford Drug Mart open for business

Ribbon-cutting at the Grand Opening of Bradford Drug Mart - from left, pharmacist-partner Emad Awadalla, Bradford Board of Trade president Nicholas Carriere, the Hon. Peter...

Raising the flag of Ukraine

Between the flag-bearers, from left, the Hon. Peter Van Loan, Bradford West Gwillimbury Peter Dykie Jr., Mayor Rob Keffer, organizer Oksana Kobzar, Rev. Peter Anhel...

Canada Day Prayers for Politicians

From left, York-Simcoe MPP Julia Munro, MP and Government House Leader Peter Van Loan, and Bradford West Gwillimbury Mayor Rob Keffer, at Bradford Baptist Church's...

Welcoming the Pan Am Torch!

House Leader and MP for York Simcoe, Peter Van Loan noted that the Canadian government is a funding partner of the Games, and its “Own...

Politicians in York-Simcoe tell a tale of two budgets

In the aftermath of both budgets being tabled, York-Simcoe's MP Peter Van Loan and MPP Julia Munro were quick to share their feelings through news...

Federal funding for defibrillators

From left, Chantal Warrimer, Simcoe County Paramedic with the PAD Program; Bradford West Gwillimbury Mayor Doug White, MPP for York-Simcoe Julia Munro, MP Peter Van...

New Physio Clinic opens in Bradford

A plaque sent by MP Peter Van Loan congratulated Davidson for promoting “a pain-free and productive lifestyle... Your healing hands will be a welcome addition...

Real Italian flavour at Vibo Bakery & Cafe

From left, Bradford Board of Trade executive members Donna Katz and James McNeill, Town Councillors Raj Sandhu and Gary Lamb, MP for York Simcoe Peter...

20th Anniversary for Bradford Community Church

MP for York-Simcoe, Peter Van Loan presents a certificate to Bradford Community Church Pastor Shane Fitch, on Sunday, September 21, 2014, celebrating the 20th anniversary...

Kyle's fundraiser for SoldierOn

Also at the head table were Mayor Doug White, and MP for York Simcoe Peter Van Loan. Van Loan noted that “Canada's always been there...

Federal funding for Holland River fish habitat

From right, Bradford West Gwillimbury Councillor Carl Hordyk, MP for York Simcoe Peter Van Loan - making the announcement on behalf of the Minister of...

How to make going to the dentist, FUN

MP for York Simcoe Peter Van Loan congratulated Dr. Chai not only on the great service and high standards set by Bradford Family Dentistry, but...

Raising the flag for Peacekeepers

MP for York Simcoe Peter Van Loan noted that peacekeeping is “a Canadian invention... that grew out of the Suez crisis of 1956.” He credited...

Chuggin', clankin', poppin' at the Steam Show

Munro helped open the 49th Annual Georgian Bay Steam Show in Cookstown, Innisfil, on August 2 - joined by MP Peter Van Loan, and members...

Canada Day breakfast with the MP

MP for York Simcoe, the Hon. Peter Van Loan, wife Cheryl and son John A., lifted aloft by John Trotter, at Van Loan's annual Canada...

School's out for the summer

At the other end of the scale were the graduations at Bradford District and Holy Trinity Catholic High School - where hundreds of graduating students...

Family Health Centre welcomes new doctors

MP for York-Simcoe, Peter Van Loan congratulated the Town on their success, in improving access to health care for residents. Julia Munro, recently re-elected as...

O Canada... join the celebration

Peter Van Loan is hosting his annual Old Fashioned Canada Day Pancake Breakfast, but this year, he's moved the action to East Gwillimbury. The Pancake...

Christine Elliott to run for PC leader

Whitby-Oshawa MPP Christine Elliott is set to launch her bid for the leadership of the Progressive Conservative party Wednesday. Elliott, the widow of former federal...

Diamond, Pearl anniversary for Bradford Jewellery

He was joined by family members, staff, Bradford Board of Trade president James McNeill, the Mayor and Deputy Mayor, Councillors, and MP for York Simcoe...

Interview: Fair Elections Act

MP for York-Simcoe, Peter Van Loan chats with a constituent at the Bradford Board of Trade's Town & Country Living Show, held Saturday, April 26,...

More federal funding for Lake Simcoe

From left, Jason Verkaik, president of Carron Farms in the Holland Marsh; member of the new Public Advisory Committee for the Clean-Up Fund Richard Simpson;...

A Birthday for Genesis Gymnastics

Cutting the "birthday" ribbon at Genesis Gymnastics' 1st anniversary in Bradford. Owner Donna Katz is joined by staff, York-Simcoe MP Peter Van Loan, Mayor Doug...

OPP Change of Command

Among the dignitaries on the dais for the Change of Command Ceremony were Minister of Veterans Affairs and former OPP Commissioner Julian Fantino, current Minister...

No safety concerns at propane plant

An anonymous email was sent to members of Bradford West Gwillimbury Town Council, local MP Peter Van Loan, the Fire Department and TSSA - Technical...

Statement on Russian sanctions

CNN On Monday, I was included on a list of 13 Canadians sanctioned by the Putin regime in Russia. It was a response to our Government's...

South Korea Free Trade Deal boosts economy

It will level the playing field and give our farmers greater access to one of the largest beef, pork and soy consuming nations in the...

Kidergy celebrates a birthday

Among those celebrating the 1st anniversary were MP for York-Simcoe, Peter Van Loan, who brought his own young family for a play day; Bradford West...

Fed Dev provides support

By Gary Goodyear, MP and Minister of State. Thursday, March 6, 2014 1:00:17 EST PM. Tweet · Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the...