Which is the birthday girl?

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By Pepper Parr September 30th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   One of the three female members of city council is a birthday girl today. Can you […]

A public promise will go a long way to creating the confidence the hospitality sector needs to get back on its feet.

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By Pepper Parr September 29th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Several months ago the Gazette published a piece on a program called the “Post Promise”, which […]

Set out as a silent protest about what we are not doing about climate change.

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By Pepper Parr September 26th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   A silent protest. There they were. Set out ever so neatly within Civic Square – more […]

A Superload will slow traffiic down a bit on Monday.


By Staff September 25th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   There will be short duration rolling road closures in Burlington from Monday September 28, 2020 at 10 […]

A Shoe Strike - a Silent Protest on what is not being done about Climate Change

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By Staff September 21st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   A Shoe Strike What is a shoe strike. First it is taking place on Friday September 25th. […]

Youth Fall Recreation programs from Parks and Rec are open for registration

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By Staff September 20th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   After a bumpy six month period during which Parks and Recreation had to shut down everything they […]

City will hold 5th Telephone Town Hall September 23rd

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By Staff September 9th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The City is going to host a fifth Telephone Town Hall on September 23rd that will focus […]

The show will go on. Burlington Student Theatre is returning to the stage –six feet apart

Scarecrows from the Burlington Student Theatre were on hand to see the Burlington Performing Arts Cnetrte handed over to the community.

By Staff September 9th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON Burlington’s Student Theatre programs will be returning this fall with opportunities for youth ages 4 to 17 years. […]

Rib Fest on Labour Day attendance bigger than on Canada Day

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By Staff September 9th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   They made it work. Despite a downcast day a total of 2,751 cars drove into the Burlington […]

Craig Gardner reports: 'Looks like a great day for Rotary'.

Rib Fest traffic flow

By Staff September 7th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Here is what we are getting from the front lines at Rib Fest – taking place at […]

Rib Fest at Burlington Centre still very much a go - open till 7 this evening.

Ribs over charcoal

By Staff September 7th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   When asked how they were coping with the weather – which wasn’t all that good while the […]

St. Matthews takes a break on Labour Day

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By Staff September 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   They have been collecting food and passing it along to the agencies that have a client base […]

Labour Day Rib Fest - starts at 10 runs till 7pm

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By Staff September 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON Just a day away. The Labour Day Rib Fest or how a local service club turned a disadvantage […]

Together they got it done - 300 Back Packs that will be proudly worn when school opens

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By Staff September 5th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Thousands of students will be trooping back to school – some will not have a shiny new […]

The heart of the Rib Fest is a fund raiser - they have raised $4.5 million and are still at it

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By Staff September 1st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   They are referred to as service organizations. Lions, Optimists, Rotary – and several others. They are clubs […]

More this time than there was on Canada Day - Rotarians do it right - once again. Rib Fest on Labour Day at Burlington Centre

On the grill

By Staff September 1, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Mark your calendar and get ready for a fine feed of not only finger ‘lickin’ good Ribs […]

What’s open and closed at the City of Burlington for Labour Day Weekend

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Rotarians know a good thing when they see one - will hold a repeat of the successful Canada Day Drive Thru Rib Fest on Labour Day

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By Pepper Parr August 31st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   How Burlington’s Lakeshore Rotary pivoted when it became obvious that they would not be able to […]

Last of the free face mask donations to a community group took place recently. Food Bank will get the final lot

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By Staff August 30th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Beth Martin Snook, the mother of two who Created Burlington Caremongers – renamed it Burlington Together and […]

This is not the time to let the Terry Fox mission down.

EAch of these woman had their own reasons for running this race and each ran it in their own way.  Hundreds did just this during the Terry Fox Run for cancer research

By Staff August 24th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   You may have seen some of them – the Terry Fox Posters in the bus shelters around […]