Freeman station is now in the final stretch to having the station ready for the public.

Freeman Junction sign BEST

By Pepper Parr March 19th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The most impressive community development event in the city has to have been the saving of […]

Seniors will get to hear students doing a Band Extravaganza

Students playing instruments

By Staff March 19th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Approximately 900 Halton District School Board Grade 7 and 8 music students representing 24 elementary schools, will […]

The Irish eyes were smiling in Lowville Saturday night

Missen and Loretta

By Pepper Parr March 18th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON Ruth Coverdale played drums and Joan Fox played the Guitar. It was an Irish event without the […]

Teaching girls to become radiant during Spring Break; it worked!

Lego and radiant sign

By Pepper Parr March 17th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Planning for Spring Break – what are the options for parents? Is it just part of […]

Sound of Music announces Kick Off events - ticketed shows.

Sound of music - from stage

By Staff March 16th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Sound of Music Festival announced today that the “All-American Rejects” and “Everclear” will be playing the […]

Hayley Verrall plays Nashville - at the Blue Bird Cafe.

Hayley Varall - sweet smile at piano

By Pepper Parr March 12th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON Hayley Verrall in Nashville at the Blue Bird Cafe tonight. Burlington’s Hayley Verrall will be at the […]

Spring break - lots of great outdoor opportunities.

Owl close up

By Staff March 7th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Spring is about to bloom! An opportunity to jump into puddles, the sugar bush, hiking, and more […]

Poetry Slam at the Windjammer - by the Lake: March 15th

Poetry slam image

By Pepper Parr March 7th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   There was a time when almost everyone in this city – except for the die-hard alternate […]

Biennial Auction Sale - Burlington Handweavers & Spinners Guild at the AGB on Wednesday.


By Staff March 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   This Wednesday March 7, 2018, the Burlington Handweavers & Spinners Guild is hosting their Biennial Auction Sale […]

Lights on the pier dedicated to your group; included in the $14 million price tag.

Pier lit up

By Staff March 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Here is more of what we got for that $14 million spent to build The Pier – […]

Taroo Enomoto sent Burlington a cheque for $1020- funds will be used by the ROCK.

Burlington flags

By Staff March 2, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Mr. Taroo Enomoto, lives in Burlington’s twin city, Itabashi, Japan. In the past 29 years he has […]

Four of the best casinos in Ontario

Gambling chips

By Steve Marks March 2, 2018 BURLINGTON.ON   Life can be tough at times. It can be hard working every day and not having as […]

Burlington BEST nominations extended one week - Jim Young, Deedee Davies and Gary Scobie deserve to be nominated.

Burlington Best award

By Staff March 1st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   This seems to happen every year – the date for submitting nominations for Burlington’s BEST gets extended. […]

Did you know that a developer community benefit payment was what got the Freeman Station project off the ground?

Freeman Junction sign BEST

By Staff March 1st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Thanks to the generosity of their sponsors and donors, Friends of Freeman Station has raised to date […]

Chilly Half and Frosty 5K Road Temporary Closures on March 4th

A popular race that brings thousands to the city; Unpopular to some of those who live south of Lakeshore Road.

By Staff March 1st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON It may turn out to be a sloppy run on Sunday when the March 4, 2018 the Chilly […]

Deedee Davies: my perception is that you have lost control of our downtown on us.

Burlington flags

By Deedee Davies February 27th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON This is one of a series on delegations that were made at a Statutory public meeting on […]

Lowville plans to go green on St. Patrickès Day - you get to sing your heart out.

Lowville sign - orange  a

By Staff February 28th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The entire hamlet of Lowville in north Burlington will be “wearing of the green” on St. Patrick’s […]

There was a gift for the cultural community under those Christmas trees at BPAC last December.

BPAC at night

By Staff February 22, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   A call – it was actually more like a plea, from Trevor Copp more than five years […]

Prime time for the 23 Canadian Prime Ministers at the AGB

Trudeau Justin at AGB

By Kelly Drennan February 22, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON Kelly Drennan is a graphic designer and emerging visual artist, who has curatorial and sales experience in […]

Maple sap is about to flow and Mountsberg and Crawford Lake

Crawford maple_syrup___Super_Portrait

By Staff February 21st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   There are three things that are distinctly Canadian – hockey, curling and Maple Syrup. The maple sap […]