New job titles for Senior staff: Will the number of Senior Staff remain the same ?

By Pepper Parr June 17th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   City Manager (also referred to as the CAO Chief Administrative Officer) Hassaan Basit Some of the […]

The crowds were good - the music was fine and the neighbours that had to put up with the noise can now open their windows again

By Staff June 16th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON The weather held and the crowds returned as they have for 45 years. We might know how financially […]

Summer in the City and last day for Sound of Music - add Fathers' Day to that

By Pepper Parr June 16th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Every weather prediction is that we are in for a hot summer. The City is encouraging […]

Track where new housing is being built and where they are on the the target

By Pepper Parr June 15th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Learn how municipalities are making progress on the 10-year target (2022–2031) and their 2024 targets to […]

AGB Board 2024-25

By Staff June 15th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   The Art Gallery of Burlington announces a new Board. Is this property a future development site? Chair: […]

MP Pam Damoff behind bill to support those who have lost loved ones

By Pepper Parr June 15th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   The loss of a loved one can stretch us to a breaking point. The grieving takes […]

Ward 4 development has residents asking questions before they get to see what the plan looks like

By Pepper Parr June 15th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Ward 4 resident Phil Steinberg is asking Ward 4 Councillor Shawna Stolte for her position on […]

Community meeting to review 51 acre development with proposed 28 high density residential towers

By Staff June 15th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON Alinea Land Corporation, formerly Paletta International is hosting an in-person Pre-Application Community Meeting to discuss a proposal to […]

Eric Stern: Just say no to spending increases

By Eric Stern June 14th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Just say no to spending. When it comes to the budgeting process at city hall a […]

Sound of Music - Day 1

By Pepper Parr June 14th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON Despite a bumpy financial start the Sound of Music drew good crowds on Thursday. And it is […]

Canada ready to take on the world’s best in T20 World Cup

By Staff June 13th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Cricket to many in North America is the colonial game that got away, with most countries that […]

Ensuring Plumbing Excellence with Hamilton Plumbers

By Pranav Taneja June 13th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Plumbing is a fundamental aspect of any building, and maintaining its integrity is crucial for the […]

It’s time that we take the words 'private' and 'profit' out of how we care for our seniors.

By Pepper Parr June 13th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   We keep an eye on the jobs available for journalists to get a sense how healthy […]

37th annual Special Athletics Track Meet on Friday,

By Staff June 12th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton District School Board students will take part in the 37th annual Special Athletics Track Meet on […]

Millcroft community loses at Land Tribunal - costs were not awarded

By Pepper Parr June 12, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON UPDATED There was an error in the first version of this article. We went with the information […]

Doreen Sebben: 'People don't understand, that's why nobody's engaged.

By Pepper Parr June 11th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON For the first time in my 12 years of covering city council meetings I watched a council […]

Complete Sound of Music Schedule

By Staff June 13th to 16th BURLINGTON, ON.   Sound of Music – Burlington’s gift to the province. 45th Annual event. Three stages: two in […]

It all begins this weekend - the 45th Sound of Music - Burlington's gift to the province

Tickets: Click HERE This is the 45th annual Sound of Music event. It has become a pivotal event for the event. Financial problems, governance […]

Fish for free across the province June 15-16 -

By Staff June 12th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   In honour of Father’s Day on Sunday, the province is offering free fishing this weekend. Cast a […]

Lydia Thomas: 'place the final decision making in the hands of the public'

By Pepper Parr June 12th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON Lydia Thomas was one of two women who gave excellent delegations before Council this week. The two […]