Artists collective does its first family picture - 200 of the 500 members of the family show up.

Collective # 8

By Staff May 18th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON It was to be a family portrait – no one really knew how big the family was. The […]

Performing Arts Centre reveals its 5th season program - looks pretty good.

BPAC reveal - Ladies with program

By Pepper Parr May 18th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The question was – what will she have to show us when the Performance Arts Centre reveal […]

How the police work to be explained to new Canadians

HRPS crest

By Staff May 17th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON The Regional Police have organized a very proactive approach to introducing how the police and emergency services work […]

He is back and part of the industry that city council can't do enough for - Mike Wallace is into real estate.

Mike Wallace, Burlington MP, takes a closer look at art work at the Burlington Art centre.

By Pepper Parr May 17th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON He is back – with not just one but two business cards and, we are advised, a […]

Friends of Freeman take their story - the history of rail in the city - when it was a town - to the Tansley Woods Community Centre.

Bob Chambers points to a detail of the Freeman Station model he built in his kitchen in a short 41/2 months.  The model got its first public viewing at the Burlington Mall on Sunday.

By Pepper Parr May 16, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The Friends of Freeman station have to be nominated next year for one of the Burlington’s Best […]

Terry Fox monument unveiled in Spencer Smith Park - tourists will come to the city to see this monument - kudos to the people who made it happen.

Fox monument with Brant Inn

By Pepper Parr May 15th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON There were few gifts in the weather this weekend. Our Member of Parliament Karina Gould was scheduled […]

Family portrait of the art community in Burlington to be made public real soon - in the meantime some on the sport snaps.

Collective # 5

By Pepper Parr May 15th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Our thanks to Kim Verrall and Louise Marie Vien for this collection of pictures. Who knew there […]

Hayley Marie Remple mixes media on the stage of the Performing Arts Centre and sends her audience home with warmer hearts.

Remple performance poster

By Staff May 14th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON Hayley Marie Remple plays the flute – at time she attackes the instrument and on other occasions you […]

Brenda Hunter named citizen of the year for 2015

Burlington Best award

By Staff May 11, 2016 BURLINGTON. ON Twenty of the city’s best were nominated and seven of those were named as the best we have […]

Scouts plant 250 trees on regional property - 150 participate

trees at Halton waste site

By Staff May 11, 2012 BURLINGTON, ON On Saturday, April 30, Halton Region hosted its 16th Annual Scout Tree Planting event at the Halton Waste […]

Last tour before she gets hitched - Hayley Marie is bringing her flute to town

Hayley Marie Remple

By Staff May 10th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Hayley Marie Remple is on the road – last concert tour before I get hitched” was the way […]

What are your colours? Do they include a rainbow? Public attitudes to the LGBT community to be the focus of a school board conference.

Rainbow flag

By Staff May 9th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Halton District School Board’s annual Inside and Out Conference will take place on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at […]

Cherubini’s Requiem and Mozart’s Solemn Vespers and Regina Coeli at St. Christopher’s Anglican Church.

Civic chorale

By Staff May 9th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Cherubini’s Requiem and Mozart’s Solemn Vespers and Regina Coeli May 14th The Burlington Civic Chorale is a mixed-voice […]

Free to the first person that gets to it - it should go quickly.

Yellow couch

By Staff May 5, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Two questions – what does the rest of the furniture look like? Free – what would you want […]

Aldershot Arena closed for electrical work until week of May 31

Burlington flags

By Staff May 5th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   What started out as “unforeseen maintenance” issue has grown into a full blown electrical upgrade that is […]

Oh Geronimo makes it to second round in CBC Searchlight talent competition - are we looking at another Walk the Earth?

The group

By Staff May 4, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Burlington’s Oh Geronimo has advanced in CBC Music’s Searchlight contest. The national competition which now has a field […]

Spending the day with one of the most important people in your life.

Adult daughter hugging mother with flower bouquet

By Staff May 4, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Tea, tea, tea and Mummy. There are a number of organizations offering a Mother’s Day Tea on the […]

Councillor Taylor likes the attention rural Burlington is now getting - residents aren't all that certain there is a benefit for them in all that attention

Mt Nemo Rural-summit-map-682x1024

By Pepper Parr May 4, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON I think most of the people who attended John Taylor’s constituency meeting at the Conservation Authority office […]

Burlington Green film schedule - Why does so much food end up in land fills? May 5th

BG banana

By Staff May 3rd BURLINGTON, ON We all love food, so why are we throwing nearly half of it in the trash? The Burlington Green […]

Art Gallery volunteers being treated to a PRIVATE performance - Haley to entertain 300 plus their guests.

By Staff May 2nd, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Burlington has thousands of people who volunteer – and it could use an additional thousand tomorrow – there […]