Get that bike properly prepared for safe use in the weeks ahead.

By Pepper Parr April 14th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON This probably means that warmer weather is going to arrive and stay for a while. The Cycling […]

Hazel McCallion to speak to Junior League Woman - it will be one of those - You go girl - evenings.

Hazel McCallion

By Staff April 13, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The inaugural Leading Ladies Charitable Dinner and Speaker Series, organized by the Junior League of Hamilton-Burlington, will take […]

One of the best team of volunteers in the city will be back at the Freeman station - April 16th and 30th - brings work gloves

Freeman Junction sign BEST

By Staff April 10, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON They need help with scraping and painting, window cleaning, cleanup of the grounds, moving and cleaning Whinstones, installing […]

Photographers looking forward to the annual Latow photography weekend: April 16th - 17th

David du Chemin

By Staff April 9, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON “ Yes we know you’ve heard it all already”, said David Low, president of Latow, the Burlington photography […]

Ontario high school students invited to Challenge the World through volunteer efforts.


By Staff April 9, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Ontario is challenging high school students to “change the world” by volunteering for at least three hours in […]

Long-Term Accommodation Plan

By Pepper Parr April 8th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Parents and community members are invited to review and give feedback on the Halton District School Board’s […]

Halton students to compete as public speakers - English competition next week; French competition took place earlier.

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By Staff April 7, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Each year, the Halton District School Board hosts public speaking competitions in Canada’s two official languages. The English […]

Province wants to hear about problems you might have had with your financial planner.

Happy young couple discussing with a financial agent their new investment

By Staff April 7, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON If you have at some point felt your financial planner was not really delivering the level of service […]

Psychologist will explain why some children and adolescents have difficulty managing their behaviour.

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By Staff April 7, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The Halton Board of education is going to host behavioural expert who will talk on dealing with challenging […]

Local resident wants to prove that Burlington is a ‘sharing city’ - join him at the library on the 14th.

bikes for rent

By Staff April 5, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON “From the time we are little, we are taught to share” declared Lawson Hunter. ”However, as we age, […]

That rain runs into Burlington's 17 creeks - high water time.

Conservation Halton sign - angle

By Staff March 31, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON How does that phrase go? In like a lion out like a lamb? We seem to have a […]

We will never know that the Mayor had to say about his private tree bylaw or what the rest of council had to say about adding bike lanes to the New Street construction tender.

Tree stumps Guelph Line

By Pepper Parr March 26th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON As Standing Committee meetings go it was a pretty full agenda. The afternoon session was full and […]

Police will be out looking for people not using their seat belts - it will cost $240 if they find you.

Dog in seat belt

By Staff March 24, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON As the Easter long weekend arrives so does the Spring Provincial Seatbelt Campaign. The Halton Regional Police Service […]

Shortcuts, shorthand - all part of the texting world.

I'll call this one - you call that one.

By Staff March 23, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON 2016 is all about mobile web and short ‘bite-sized’ communications. Our desktop messaging has shifted to our smartphones […]

Community gets to see just how smart Halton students are at 27th annual skills Competition.


By Staff March 22, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Halton District School Board will be holding its 27th annual Halton Skills Competition which will be hosted by […]

Economic Development supports the strategic plan - warn the city that they now have to effectively execute the plan.

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By Pepper Parr March 22nd, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The Burlington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) created a 10 year Economic Vision that is a foundational part […]

Does the Burlington Teen Tour band define the city? It is certainly better then that expensive pier. Have your say.


By Staff March 22, 2016 BURLINGTON ON Burlington residents are going to decide on what Burlington’s theme for the Canada 150 Mosaic Mural is going […]

Great idea helping high school grads make the best of their prom to take place again this year.

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By Staff March 21st, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Various schools within the Halton District School Board will be hosting open houses in late March and early […]

11 impaired drivers in 72 Hours plus the four on St. Patrick's Day totaled 15 drunks behind the wheel in four days,

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By Staff March 21st, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Halton Police had a busy weekend removing eleven (11) impaired drivers from the Region’s roads. The first arrest […]

Board of education holds meetings for parents transitioning their children with special needs into Kindergarten

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By Staff March 21st, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The Halton District School Board invites parents to attend an information session in the next several weeks to […]