City web site getting a fix up - won't be accessible early early on Monday.


By Staff January 20, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   If your practice is to log into the city’s web site early in the morning – you […]

Get married at city hall - and be forced to make a right hand turn on Lakeshore - two goodies for you from your city council

Flood Goldring with chain of office

By Staff January 20th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Some of the budget goodies that you get for your tax dollars. You will be able to […]

Muir analyzes the data collected at a December public meeting and reports a lot of consistency in the responses.

HDSB sign with flag

By Tom Muir January 20th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON Part 5 of a series Tom Muir, an Aldershot resident, has been an active participant in civic […]

What's happening NOW on the QEW - a way to see everything. Check it out.

QEW sign

By Staff January 14th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   There is a neat little service the city has – you can go to a map and […]

4,350 families benefited from the $248,810 raised during the Toys for Tots drive.

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By Staff January 13th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) is pleased to announce that its annual Toys for Tots holiday […]

Who decides if the school buses are going to be running - the top dog who gets the first report at 5:30 in the morning.

school bus in snow fall

By Staff January 12th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON The nightmare is” said Halton District School Board Director of Education Stuart Miller, “for me to decide that […]

Watching a television show in a high school auditorium seemed like a fun thing to do.


By Pepper Parr January 10th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Maybe 150 people came out to basically watch a television program, including the commercials, in a […]

Two local politicians have revived the traditional New Year's levy in Burlington - Sunday at the Art Gallery

Remembrance McMahon + Gould

By Pepper Parr January 6th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   This Sunday the two women who represent the political leadership at the federal and provincial levels […]

Lowville school house seeing more in the way of students - adults this time around. Film and poetry to be featured.

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By Pepper Parr January 6th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s one of those old one-room school houses that so many of our grand-parents went to. […]

Burlington's Best nominations - an opportunity for the community to recognize those who have served.


By Pepper Parr January 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   As a concept it is a really good idea. Nominations for Burlington’s Best Awards come from […]

Three years ago - do you remember? The ice storm - that was in 2013 - the flood was in 2014


By Staff December 29th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Three years ago – do you remember? The snow storm that turned into an ice storm hit […]

The paths students heading for high school can take; which high schools will be open is a different question.


By Staff December 28th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   While parents with students in high schools worry about just which high schools are going to be […]

The bike lane debate really can wait.

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By Staff December 26th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   It has come to this: On Dec 24, 2016, at 11:06 AM, philip waggett wrote: Mr. Goldring […]

Lowville crowd celebrate the Winter Solstice


By Staff December 24th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Before there can be a Christmas – there has to be a Winter Solstice; the day with […]

Hours for city administrative, recreational and transit services.

Burlington flags

By Staff December 22, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Most of us are rushing to get tasks done that just have to be done before we […]

Free contemporary dance workshop - January - mark it down.


By Pepper Parr December 21, 2016 BURLINGTON,ON   We need to get through Christmas – but when that is done – and if you have […]

Residential construction just roaring ahead - commercial not as good.


By Pepper Parr December 17, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON   Call it intensification. Call it developers knowing what a hot market looks like. Call it money […]

Burchill: growing strong relationships takes time so relax, take a deep breath and smile.


By James Burchill December 16, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   As odd as it sounds, some people would rather die than walk into a room of […]

Christmas Collage - at the Rotary Pond in Spencer Smith Park - 7:30 Friday


By Staff December 15, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Mercedes-Benz Burlington presents a Christmas Collage Ice Show that will be performed at the Rotary Centennial Pond […]

Glad Tidings feeds 350 +; a real community dinner.


By Pepper Parr December 15th 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   They do it every year – and each year it has grown to the point where […]