No prom, no graduation ceremony - life for Covid19 high school students

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter November 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   In March 2020 high school halls across Burlington looked surreal. The last […]

Changes at Brant Hospital’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre

By Staff November 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Joseph Brant Hospital’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre is Transitioning to Provincial Testing Site Starting Monday, November 29, […]

City looking for a way to save a taxi service - why is it taking so long?

By Staff November 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Most people have heard about the decision Burlington Taxi made to close their doors and their taxi […]

Amendments Made to Temporary Mask By-law and Physical Distancing By-law

By Staff November 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   City Council has approved amendments to the temporary Mask By-law and Physical Distancing By-law to extend both […]

Student Experiences of Racism: December 2 - 6 to 7 p.m.

By Staff November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Student Voices: Student Experiences of Racism & HDSB’s Strengthened Commitments to Anti-Racism Information Session (Virtual) will take […]

Still time to nominate for Chamber of Commerce awards

By Staff November 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards recognizes the overall success and excellence of local area […]

Burlington TAXI 'needed' to close their service.

By Staff November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington Taxi, in a city media release, “need to close their doors, ending this taxi service effective […]

Burlington TAXI to close.

By Staff November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington TAXI has announced it will be closing. Exactly when and why will be detailed in a […]

Victorian Christmas Tour at Ireland House - two days only

By Staff November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Join the folks at Ireland House for the Victorian Christmas Tour & Treats event. The Ireland House […]

The Mayor is now in re-election mode - much different campaign team this time

By Pepper Parr November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION Creating the organizational structure needed to run an election – and win – requires a network. […]

A news source provides a deep look into the re-development of the Waterfront Hotel

November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Some time ago a new online newspaper was created. Former ward 1 Councillor Rick Craven was a contributor. When […]

Suddenly a development that is very controversial files an application to proceed and no one tells the public

By Pepper Parr November 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   What is it this time you might ask? Same old. Developers doing what they seem to […]

Festival of Lights make Spencer Smith Park a special place for the balance of the year

By Staff November 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It is time to enjoy one of the real delights of living in Burlington. The Festival of […]

Retail reaction to the Holiday market mixed; some see a great opportunity others still in the dark

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter November 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Interviews with downtown Burlington business owners as the holiday market approaches suggests […]

Tree Festival brightens up Performing Arts Centre space - pre-lit trees to be auctioned off

By Staff November 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Performing Arts Centre’s 5th Annual Festival of Trees will be sparking yuletide joy in patrons […]

Location of the Holiday Market - we just got it wrong. Sorry

There was an error in identifying the location of the Holiday Market scheduled for December 9th to 12th. Our apologies to everyone. The location is […]

Real Estate markets still very very frothy with demand for inventory driving prices

By Staff November 22nd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   From the Rocca Sisters – another record breaking average sale price of $1,377,436. for residential homes. Although […]

Home of the Holiday Market - a parking lot that will be transformed into a winter wonderland

By Pepper Parr November 22nd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Getting the plans for a Holiday Market off the ground and into the minds of the […]

Burlington is no longer building out - it is building up - just not in the right places

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Initiative Journalism Reporter November 22, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   About 50 people gathered in downtown Burlington to join Ward 2 Councillor […]

Adding touches of gold to silver jewelry - to be demonstrated at AGB

By Staff November 22, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Art Gallery of Burlington will feature Heidi von der Gathen of Air and Earth Design on […]