Slot machines: easy to learn - fun to play - know your limit.

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By Clair Nash March 19th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Did you know that just under 20 million Canadians regularly gamble? Astonishingly that is almost half […]

Significant changes in the way the community celebrates and entertains itself on the way.

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By Staff March 18th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Decisions are being made in the community that give us some sense as to what we might […]

Old world courtesy goes the extra mile meeting the needs of the community

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By Pepper Parr March 18th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   A Different Drummer, is one of the more consistently successful book stores in the country. Ian […]

Freeman Station: Also closed for the duration of the CORVID19 pandemic

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By Staff March 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Ron Danielsen President, Friends of Freeman Station announced yesterday that : “In order to help contain the […]

Art Gallery joins the list of locations that will be closed to the public.

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By Staff March 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Art Gallery of Burlington has joined with other community organizations in an effort, led by the […]

Performing Arts Centre closes Main Theatre - Community Theatre will remain open.

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By Staff March 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   After first deciding to keep the doors open the Burlington Performing Arts Centre will be following the […]

Conservation Halton closes almost all sites; administration offices closed to the public

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By Staff March 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Conservation Halton has made the difficult but necessary decision to close a number of their park operations. […]

Ireland House and Brant Museum to be closed for three weeks

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By Staff March 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Due to recent developments regarding COVID-19, it has been decided that the Museums of Burlington will be […]

Tap a Maple Tree event cancelled.

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By Staff March 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Conservation Halton announced this morning that the Tap a Tree event that was scheduled for today, March […]

Contemporary Dance company is looking for four choreographers

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By Staff March 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Aeris Körper Contemporary Dance company is looking for four choreographers to participate in their spring edition […]

City announces recreation facilities and program registration refunds policy during COVID19

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By Staff March 12th, 2029 BURLINGTON, ON With the COVID-19 situation, the City of Burlington will be offering full refunds for Recreation facilities and program […]

Schools to be closed for two weeks after Spring break - Performing Arts Centre to remain open.

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By Staff March 12th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Minister of Education has issued a Ministerial Order to close all publicly funded schools in Ontario […]

Shakespeare at the Rock on the move - Dundurn Castle is their new home.

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By Pepper Parr March 5th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   In the summer the Tottering Biped Theatre (TBT) creates contemporary, highly physical interpretations of Shakespeare. Since […]

Spring? Might be - Leslie Bullock saw flowers in her garden

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By Staff March 2, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Signs of spring in our garden announced Leslie Bullock earlier today. She wouldn’t stretch the truth. Could […]

Council wants more information before deciding if cannabis edibles can be legal in the city

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By Pepper Parr February 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The province appeared to be ready to legalize the sale of cannabis based edibles – they […]

Bullying - explaining it to younger children

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By Staff February 26th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Bullying in the school yard and the hallways of an elementary school has an impact that is […]

FEEL THE BURL: A Comedy Cabaret Series at the Performing Arts Centre on Friday

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By Staff February 26th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   With their child sitters on duty and their cell phones almost on silent, comedic artists, best friends […]

A small number of families took part in the 30-60 Winter Challenge - enough to build upon.

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By Pepper Parr February 24th 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The weather certainly co-operated. There was some really good snow which helped make the December, January […]

Nelson Aggregates clears the first of many hurdles to creating a large park on the quarry properties on Guelph Line

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By Pepper Parr February 20th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Ward 3 Councillor Rory Nisan finally got to meet the people doing the pre-development work for […]

Community Development Halton taking a closer look at Human Rights for those in the not for profit sector.

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By Staff February 20th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Community Development Halton is holding an introductory workshop to basic human rights principles as it relates to […]