Hospital opens itself up for Join the Joy! Holiday Open House - Sunday December 3rd - 11:00 am to 1:30 pm


By Staff November 22, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   With the re-developed Joseph Brant hospital now basically fully open the public is going to get a […]

David Suzuki brings his message to Burlington - we are the kind of city he likes.


By Pepper Parr November 22, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   David Suzuki has been doing media interviews for at least 50 years – he is an […]

Santa Claus parade to take place on Sunday December 3rd - starts 2:00 pm at Guelph Line and Prospect.

Ho Ho man himself Santa

By Staff November 20, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The sprinkle of snow over the weekend told us that winter weather is upon us which means […]

Parks damaged by what is believed to have been arson repaired - at considerable cost.

By Staff November 20th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington has repaired and replaced the playgrounds in three city parks after that equipment […]

New Street Road Diet bites the dust - data didn't support the idea - nor did many of the residents.

Burlington flags

By Pepper Parr November 20th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It was direct and to the point – the New Street Road Diet was to come […]

We can't continue disrespecting the Indigenous people - school board chair needs to learn how to pronounce the words.

Kelly Amos

By Pepper Parr November 20th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It has taken decades for Canadians to begin to come to terms with our Indigenous community. […]

Tansley pool closed for part of the day.

By Staff November 17th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Tansley Woods Pool is closed for unexpected maintenance and is expected to re-open November 17th at 11:00am. […]

Halton Learning Foundation Benefit Bash a resounding success - the need they serve however is growing faster than the fund raising.


By Staff November 17th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Learning Foundation hold what they call a Benefit Bash, an occasion they use to thank […]

Forty hours a week - walking back and forth - to promote an oil change operation - that is blocks away from a national franchise in the same business.

Captain Crazy Pants

By Staff November 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   How many people have seen the man trudging along Guelph Line between Palmer Drive and Mainway carrying […]

War is hell - art is used to convey just how dark a hole that hell is.

By Staff November 11th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The art of war – that statement can be taken several ways. It could be the methods […]

Setting the Record Straight: BYSC releases a statement

Sherwood domes

Who owns the domes; who operates them, who pays for them. BYSC wants to sets the record straight. By Staff November 10, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON […]

Seaton Gallery uses art to tell the story of war - there are no pretty pictures.

By Staff November 8th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It is a sombre annual event. It’s a time to pause, reflect, think of those we lost, […]

Time to begin thinking about others - Toys for Tots does just that.

HRPS Toys for Tots

By Staff November 8th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   They have been doing it for 17 years – the annual Halton Regional Police Service Toys for […]

Sound of Music accepting applications from bands for the 2018 play dates.

Sound of music - from stage

By Staff November 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   There are some pretty big names on the Sound of Music stages – and they all started […]

Adult soccer players are not happy - feel they are not getting their share of dome time

Sherwood domes

By Pepper Parr November 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   This doesn’t sound very nice. The adult soccer people are upset – again. There seems to […]

Neighbourhood Community Matching Fund will be offered again for 2018

By Staff November 6, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   A number of years ago the people at the Parks and Recreation learned about an approach to […]

Fifteenth annual Art in Action tour - this weekend.

Monica Bell, a quilter taking part in the Studio Tour for the first time.

By Pepper Parr November 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   They have been doing this for fifteen years. It has become a bit of an institution […]

Trevor Copp producing Journey to the East - on stage at the Performing Arts Centre - Copp rarely disappoints.

Tottering - Journey plus

By Staff November 2, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   We work in the dark. We make sense of what we can. But we don’t know what […]

Sound of Music offering a From Nothing to Something class - FREE - just have to register.

SoM class graphic

By Staff November 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Sound of Music isn’t just a week long music feast beside a big lake. The organization […]

Wellington Square United Church putting on a musical to honour Remembrance Day and Canada’s 150th birthday.

Stage Door canteen

By Staff November 2, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON 1942 – America – The Stage Door Canteen – a place where Bette Davis served the desserts. Marlene […]