That cheque for Seniors - expect to see it in your bank account around July 6th.

Trudeau announcing the 300 July 6

By Staff June 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Seniors facing higher costs for groceries, transportation and prescriptions due to COVID-19 can expect emergency aid payments […]

Rivers drops the hammer on Alberta Premier Jason Kenney

Rivers in mask

By Ray Rivers June 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s not the first time that America has come to this point over race relations. Meanwhile […]

Inconvenience while eastern part of New Street is resurfaced - possible internet disruption.

New street - being rebuilt

By Pepper Parr June 3rd,2020 BURLINGTON, ON   More grief in store of those who depend on or live near New Street. The final phase […]

Government will seek an additional 28 day extension of the State of Emergency

Queens Park

By Staff June 1st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Legislature will meet on Tuesday to get a motion to extend the State of Emergency Assuming the […]

Arrests Made After Investigation into Objects Thrown at Vehicles on the QEW

QEW at Guelph line

By Staff June 1, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON The Regional Police Service (HRPS) has made three arrests in connection to the investigation into objects being thrown […]

That $300 bonus from the federal government for the senior set has yet be to be sent. Soon.

Karina Gould - fingers apart

By Staff June 1st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Is the cheque in the mail? Not yet, but Burlington Member of Parliament Karina Gould (who is […]

How Do Canadian and American Gambling Laws Differ?

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By Claire Nash May 31st, 2020 BURLINGTON. ON   The gambling scene has certainly come a long way over the last few decades. With […]

New Covid19 infections reported in Burlington, Oakville and Milton

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By Staff May 31st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   New Covid19 infections show up in Burlington, Milton and Oakville, reports the Halton Public Health Unit. The […]

When public refuses to follow the rules on use of the beach city puts up metal screens.

MMW hair disheveled May 2020

By Staff May 31st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   It started on the 25th when the weather was great – that Beach was either just too […]

Fire Chief will be packing his bags - City parted ways with Chief Lazenby earlier this week

Lazenby Fire Chief

By Pepper Parr May 28th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Parting ways with a senior member of the team is never easy. Today the city parted […]

Upcoming telephone town hall on June 4 will focus on what summer in the city will look like in the current COVID-19 situation

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By Staff May 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON Thursday, June 4, between 6 and 7:30 p.m., the City of Burlington will hold another telephone town hall […]

Using the parks, playing in the parks, sports in the parks and private swimming pools - just what does five people mean?

social circles May 2020

By Pepper Parr May 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington’s elected Council meets in different ways. Sometimes in Workshop mode where the procedural rules are […]

Emergency Order extended for another 13 days.

Doug Ford - habd to head

By Pepper Parr May 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   It is getting a little confusing. Emergency Orders are being extended for very short periods of […]

Late in the year but Council approves the collection schedule for the taxes that are levied. You may not see numbers like this for awhile

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By Staff May 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington City Council Monday evening approved the 2020 Tax Levy Bylaw. The bylaw allows the City to […]

Conservation Halton park reservation system reported to have work as expected

CH Kelso Summit

By Pepper Parr May 26th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Last weekend, Conservation Halton opened their gates to five of their seven parks—Crawford Lake, Hilton Falls, […]

Suspect charged with: Flight from Peace Officer (2 counts), Dangerous Driving, Possession of Property Obtained by Crime (3 counts). Was he released on bail?

HRPS crest

By Staff May 25th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON The Regional Police Service made an arrest in relation to a male who was in possession of stolen […]

The curve is about to flatten - and the weather is about to get very hot

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By Pepper Parr May 25th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   That COVID19 infection curve for the Region of Halton iis beginning to flatten – it’s nit […]

Is City Council going to give the Mayor a boost up the political ladder?

Meed WArd at PARC

By Pepper Parr May 25th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON The Association of Municipalities of Ontario represents the bulk of Ontario’s 450 municipalities. It has clout. […]

City Council is expected to endorse a request to the federal government for transit financial support

Burlington Transit getting new buses - to deliver less service.

By Pepper Parr May 25th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON When revenue from the transit fare box drops by $475,000 a month something has to be done. […]

Burlington residents can call 905-632-3737, ext. 6550 to book an appointment for a test at Joseph Brant Hospital’s COVID-19 Assessment Clinic.

By Staff May 25th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Province has it would expand COVID-19 testing across Ontario to include people who are asymptomatic. Premier […]