Some seniors who got the $300 grant from the federal government have been donating the money to the Food Bankj

Bailey Food Bank March 31-20

By Pepper Parr July 17th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   This is one of those nice warm feel good news stories. Earlier this month those $300 […]

School board chair Andrea Grebenc puts forward a barn burner of a motion.

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By Andrea Grebenc July 17th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON Chair of the Halton District School Board Andrea Grebenc moved a motion that was passed unanimously by […]

City hall opens offering some services - no meetings and no public input.


By Staff July 16th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Service Burlington counter at City Hall will be open for business on Monday. Now open to […]

Ontario has produced some great sports talent - with a couple of tennis starts leading the way these days.

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By Lauren Wilson July 16th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Ontario has an impressive track record when it comes to producing incredible athletes. It’s no surprise […]

Female Found Without Vital Signs in Burlington

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By Staff July 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Just before 10:30 this morning the Regional police responded to an incident in the area of Queensway […]

Joseph Brant Museum has officially re-opened.

Museum re-opens

By Staff July 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Giants, Dragons & Unicorns will be haunting the halls of the Joseph Brant Museum which is […]

Sports equipment available for one week free of charge at the Brant Hills Community Centre

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By Staff July 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Are the kids bored – looking for something to do? Very few families have every piece of […]

Gazette comments feature has been restored.

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By Pepper Parr July 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The comments feature on the Burlington Gazette has been restored. It took a considerable amount of […]

Cedar Spring group doing the Terry Fox Run virtually.

2020 Team Cedar Springs

By Pepper Parr July 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Earlier this week, a group of people gathered at the Terry Fox monument in Spencer Smith […]

Almost anything would have been better than the contract the PM gave WE - Rivers suggests a Basic Income or pay their tuition fees.

By Ray Rivers July 15th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON   From all we know the WE organization does pretty good work. And despite recent complaints by […]

The city had a message on the use of the Beachway - many didn't see it quite that way.

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By Pepper Parr July 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   This is the story about what the city wanted to get across to people and how […]

Community Support Fund created to fund a variety of virtual or limited in-person events. $5000 grants

By Pepper Parr July 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   One of the city’s more popular and effective programs has done a quick pivot and adapted […]

We have a face mask bylaw - comes into effect July 20th - unless the Region comes up with something different

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By Pepper Parr July 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   At times it seemed like a gong show. The Mayor was riding herd on a city […]

Online gambling is legal in Canada - each province determines it own rules

Paid Pattison gambling

By Alex Pattison July 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Gambling is a popular hobby for many people, as it’s an activity that can not only […]

GO improves transit option for those in the Dundas - Alton area

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By Staff July 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   With construction recently wrapping up on the Park & Ride lot at Highway 407 and Dundas Street, […]

Terry Fox this day in 1980 - stopped in Aldershot at the RBG

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By Brenda Glass July 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   It was on this day back on July 13, 1980, that I had the privilege to […]

Halton gets left off the Stage 3 list - another week at least of small groups and limits on things you can do

Queens Park

By Staff July 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Large parts of the province are being moved to Stage 3 of the Emergency Control measures in […]

Adult Summer Programming will be on again at Burlington Seniors’ Centre and Central Park on July 27.

By Staff July 13th,2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington residents will have another chance to connect, socialize and be active as redesigned Adult 19+ and Adult […]

Pat Burgess will do his 40th Terry Fox run this year - Covid19 will not deter him - third in a series

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By Burlington Terry Fox Run Committee July 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Terry Fox Run for Cancer Research, an annual event in Burlington since […]

Get some answers on the Thursday Telephone Town Hall on school opening in September


By Pepper Parr July 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Premier is expected to announce today that he will move to Stage 3 and open […]