Photo of the day: Not for the faint of heart

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By Staff January 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It was one of those bleak winter days that often follow a snow storm. Close to blistering […]

The hospitality sector has found a way to get their craft beer into your house - they use Growlers and Howlers

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By Pepper Parr January 27th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   When I saw the media release I didn’t know what a Growler was. Interesting approach to […]

A little windy for the birds today

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By Pepper Parr January 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It got a little windy out there this morning. Wasn’t much on the ground for the […]

There are options for paying what you purchase on line

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By Alex Gramantin January 21st, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   With the world coping with a pandemic and people in many countries in a lock down […]

Just how do they do it?

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By Staff January 18th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Last week the Burlington Food Bank reached a high point in the number of families that took […]

A tough period ahead with little to do but tough it out - this is serious business - we need to keep our wits about us.


By Staff January 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   In a media release sent out by City Hall we learn the following: Earlier this week, the […]

Burlington Man Proves Slots Can Be a Full-Time Job - Think YouTube

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By Mildred Austria January 8th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   ‘Who says you can’t have fun and earn a living at the same time? Brian Christopher […]

Festival Lights Might be on for a Bit Longer - Smart Idea

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By Staff January 7th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Will the lights be on forever? Well maybe not forever – but there are reported to be […]

Body Positive - a Different Way of Looking at What Woman Look Like

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By Pepper Parr January 6th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   At the beginning of a year people make resolutions. Losing weight is one that is at […]

How did a three story building with a classic look end up being a squat ugly two story hair salon

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By Pepper Parr January 5th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Alan Harrington is a bit of a history nut. He has spent a lot of his […]

Tell me about Burlington - part 1

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By Pepper Parr January 4th, 2021, BURLINGTON, ON Part 1 of a series If someone asked you to “tell me all about Burlington” , “what […]

2020 didn't work out all that well. Let's see what we can do in 2021

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Now that we are into 2021 let’s figure out how we are going to get through it – safely. Take care of each other and […]

A full moon and common sense don't seem to mix

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By Staff December 30th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   There is something about the strength of a full moon – the tug it has on our […]

Just why do people gamble

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By George Wolfson December 29th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   It is well known that real money gambling makes entertainment more exciting and the experience of […]

Winter is here - the silence that comes with a healthy snow fall is something to enjoy

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By Pepper Parr December 26th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Another lock down begins. Another month of limitations on what we can do and who we […]

BurlingtonGreen hiring: two positions open

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By Staff December 23rd, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Established in 2007, BurlingtonGreen is an award-winning, non-partisan, registered charity. Through awareness, advocacy and action initiatives, we […]

Conservation Authority asks people to stay on the trails and away from the water


By Staff December 22nd, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   School, what little there is left of it, will be out soon. This time for quite a […]

The young people are coming up with the really neat ideas

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By Staff December 20th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s the people in this city that make the difference. Sometimes the best ideas come from our […]

Long way to go to reach 5000 signatures on the petition to put Terry Fox on the new $5 bill

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By Staff December 16th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   There is really nothing that exciting about the statement that set out what a Legislature wants to […]

2020 Keys to the City awarded to two citizens

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By Staff December 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Kendall Cooper and Ian Elliott have been named as the 2020 recipients of the Keys to the […]