Kim Kelly, a special constable with the Regional Police to Receive Governor General's Caring Canadian Award

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By Staff November 4, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Kim Kelly, a Special Constable with the Halton Police Service, will be meeting the Governor General of Canada […]

Giving Back well past the half way mark of the 305,000 lbs of food they planned on collecting.

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By Pepper Parr November 4, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON They came trooping through the door – lugging boxes and bags of food that would be weighed, […]

CineStarz showtimes for Week of Friday, November 06, 2015 through Thursday, November 12, 2015

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Ciné-Starz Upper Canada Place, Burlington, ON Burlington, ON L7R 4B6   Week of Friday, November 06, 2015 through Thursday, November 12, 2015 The Last Witch […]

The Platters and the Ink Spots - on the stage of the Performing Arts Centre this Friday - one show only.

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By Pepper Parr November 2, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON If you are of a certain age – there is a piece of entertainment coming to town […]

CineStarz Showtimes: Week of Friday, October 30, 2015 through Thursday, November 05, 2015

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Ciné-Starz Upper Canada Place, Burlington, ON L7R 4B6     Week of Friday, October 30, 2015 through Thursday, November 05, 2015 Pan (PG) Fri – […]

Culinary and ceramic arts combined at the Art Gallery of Burlington - November 19 – 22 for the annual Soup Bowl sale. It is usually a sold out event.

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By Staff October 26, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON It is a well-established tradition in Burlington – 19 years and they are still slurping soup from hand […]

Legion wants parents to know about the programs they offer - they fear teachers won't do that job this year.

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By Pepper Parr (43164-H) October 25, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON There are these things we call unintended consequences or we say “I didn’t see that coming.” […]

Run jump play: city gets behind a three year initiative to get young people outside playing.

Hula hooper - Run jump play

By Pepper Parr October 22, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Run, Jump, Play – every day. That’s the drill and Burlington got it off to a decent […]

Fire department given 500 combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to hand out.

They work - but only if they have fresh batteries.

By Staff October 19, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Union Gas handed over 500 combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to the Burlington Fire department at a […]

Public school board wants significant public input on the direction it takes with French immersion classes.

By Walter Byj October 20, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Let me begin with the following two paragraphs from a June article I wrote: “For some it […]

City is now in the healthier youth business - using $1.1 million of provincial money to get the under 12 set from behind screens

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By Pepper Parr October 19, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Denise Beard is pumped. Denise Beard, Manager of xxx for the city heads up a provincially funded […]

Gallery 2 gets off to a fine start: Anne More and Cheryl Miles Goldring bring a new art destination to the city

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By Pepper Parr October 19th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON When Teresa Seaton opened her Stained Glass studio on Spring Garden Road a couple of years ago, […]

City managers work plan has depth and detail - is it too ambitious?

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By Pepper Parr October 16, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Let’s dig a little deeper into the Work Plan city manager James Ridge presented to a Standing […]

Highly rated child psychiatrist to speak to educators and parents about raising children in a wired world.

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By Staff October 15th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Better late than never – I suppose. The Halton District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) announced that […]

CineStarz Showtimes Week of Friday, October 16, 2015 through Thursday, October 22, 2015

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CineStarz Brant Street in the Upper Canada Mall   Week of Friday, October 16, 2015 through Thursday, October 22, 2015 The Visit (PG) Fri – […]

Burlington techies take to the internet and raise enough food contributions to provide 1500 Thanksgiving meals.

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By Staff October 9, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON A company involved in determining what kind of advertising shows up on your computer screen when you are […]

Fire department team up with Robert Bateman high school culinary class in a cook off that focused on good food and kitchen safety.

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By Pepper Parr October 8th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Each year the Fire Department holds an Open House which Fire Chief Tony Bavota describes as a […]

City is looking for keen minds and energetic people to sit on advisory committees - holding a show and tell for anyone interested.

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By Staff October 7, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON There are occasions when the city does listen to the people who pay the freight. Not as often […]

University woman sponsor a boisterous discussion with federal election candidates

By Pepper Parr October 6th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Holding a discussion between candidates running for public office needs a public audience and the Canadian Federation […]

CineStarz - Showtimes: Week of Friday, October 09, 2015 through Thursday, October 15, 2015

Ciné-Starz Upper Canada Place, Burlington, ON Burlington, ON L7R 4B6   Week of Friday, October 09, 2015 through Thursday, October 15, 2015 The Perfect Guy […]