Be mesmerized by the brilliant colour combinations of the iris collection at the RBG Laking Garden.

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By Staff June 15th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Be prepared to be mesmerized by the brilliant colour combinations of the iris collection at the Royal […]

Wisdom will be available at a Green Bench - at The Centre - Monday noon to 2:00 pm

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By Staff June 14th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The operators of the Schlegel Villages, long term care and retirement homes, are doing their part to […]

Burlington now has two advocacy groups - The Lovelies are now advocating for better government along with ECoB who are sponsoring the Tale of Two Cities this evening - Oakville and Burlington Mayors will have a go at each other.

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By Pepper Parr June 13th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington now has more than one group advocating for better government and a better Burlington. ECoB […]

Game 6 of NBA finals will be broadcast from Main Stage in Spencer Smith Park.

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 12: Toronto Raptors' Fred VanVleet (23) makes a shot against the Golden State Warriors during the third quarter of a NBA game at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group)

By Staff June 12, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The wildly popular ‘Burlassic Park’ is moving to Spencer Smith Park in a partnership with the Sound […]

Terry Fox Run folks get a break from city hall.

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By Pepper Parr June 11th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Terry Fox Run for a Cure got a bit of a break from city hall. […]

Changes planned for Civic Square are going nowhere - until Council has had a look at the final design - which they claim not to have seen yet.

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By Pepper Parr June 11th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   At just about every city council Standing Committee meeting there are a number of reports that […]

Freeman Station published summer schedule - make a point of touring the place - well worth your time.

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By Pepper Parr June 6th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Freeman Station has announced their operating hours. The station is open today because of hard […]

Burlassic Park will be at the Band shell tonight; viewing starts at 8:30 pm

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 12: Toronto Raptors' Fred VanVleet (23) makes a shot against the Golden State Warriors during the third quarter of a NBA game at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group)

By Staff June 5th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlassic Park public viewings confirmed for Games 3 and 4 moving to Central Park Bandshell The local […]

Pride flag goes up on Civic Square; lights on the Pier will be in Rainbow colours later in the month.

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By Staff June 3rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington proclaimed June to be Pride Month and raised the Pride Flag over City […]

School Board special athlete track meet to take place in Oakville June 14th.

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By Staff June 3rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   On Friday, June 14, 2019, students from the Halton District School Board will participate in the 32nd […]

Dan Hill will be on stage for the Lowville Festival on June 22nd; backed up by Hayley Verrall.

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By Staff June 3rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Lowville Festival has announced its program for their fifth annual season in north Burlington’s majestic Escarpment […]

RBG’s world-renowned lilac collection reaches peak bloom.

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By Staff June 1st, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   A heavenly fragrance is drifting through Royal Botanical Gardens’ (RBG’s) Arboretum, marking the official start of lilac […]

Students protesting the closing of an environmental school at Bronte Creek.

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“The clearly visible impacts of climate change are accelerating and are threatening to disrupt the lives of billions of people around the world. Notably the […]

Parts of the Beachway, LaSalle Park and Paletta are closed due to high water levels.

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By Staff May 30th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Pathways in Paletta Park are being eroded. It isn’t just the ball parks that are having water […]

Footnotes are the Main Event for a few minutes as they are inducted into the Performing Arts Centre Hall of Fame.

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By Pepper Parr May 29th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   At the 2019/2020 Season Launch Tuesday evening the Burlington Performing Arts Centre inducted the Burlington Footnotes […]

Performing Arts Centre program for the 2019-2020 season has several greats + a lot of local talent.

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By Pepper Parr May 29th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   They drift into the Performing Arts Centre as couples, sometimes as small groups and mill around […]

FIT IN THE CORE RETURNS FOR THE SUMMER

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By Staff May 27th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   If there are yoga exercises being done on Sundays then summer weather must be here. They were […]

Many sports fields are still very soggy - not open for use.

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By Staff May 22, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Due to the amount of rain the City has had over the past few weeks, the following […]

Flight Over our Beautiful City just one of the items being auctioned off at St. Christopher's Open Doors on Friday.

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By Staff May 21, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Takes place on Friday – one of the most interesting fund raisers you are likely to come […]

Hamilton Children’s Choir joins Port Nelson choir for Spring Concert.

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By Staff May 20, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The choir of Port Nelson United Church presents its annual spring concert on Sunday, May 26 at […]