Retail reaction to the Holiday market mixed; some see a great opportunity others still in the dark

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter November 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Interviews with downtown Burlington business owners as the holiday market approaches suggests […]

Tree Festival brightens up Performing Arts Centre space - pre-lit trees to be auctioned off

By Staff November 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Performing Arts Centre’s 5th Annual Festival of Trees will be sparking yuletide joy in patrons […]

Location of the Holiday Market - we just got it wrong. Sorry

There was an error in identifying the location of the Holiday Market scheduled for December 9th to 12th. Our apologies to everyone. The location is […]

Real Estate markets still very very frothy with demand for inventory driving prices

By Staff November 22nd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   From the Rocca Sisters – another record breaking average sale price of $1,377,436. for residential homes. Although […]

Home of the Holiday Market - a parking lot that will be transformed into a winter wonderland

By Pepper Parr November 22nd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Getting the plans for a Holiday Market off the ground and into the minds of the […]

Burlington is no longer building out - it is building up - just not in the right places

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Initiative Journalism Reporter November 22, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   About 50 people gathered in downtown Burlington to join Ward 2 Councillor […]

Adding touches of gold to silver jewelry - to be demonstrated at AGB

By Staff November 22, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Art Gallery of Burlington will feature Heidi von der Gathen of Air and Earth Design on […]

Emmett the cookie maker - last day to order - proceeds go to Halton Women's Shelter

By Staff November 21st, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Emmet caught the Giving Back bug early in life. Emmett at his kitchen counter He had decided […]

Ward 2 Councillor to explain all the new development in the lower part of the ward this afternoon

By Pepper Parr November 20th, 2021 BURLINGTON. ON   If you haven’t made your plans for the afternoon – you might want to join Ward […]

Aldershot Village Christmas Tree Lighting - Saturday.

By Staff November 19th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   ALDERSHOT IS CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS……. Annual Village Tree Lighting – Saturday, Nov. 20 – 3 to 6pm when […]

Santa will be in town - December 4th and 5th. He gets some help from the fire department.

By Staff November 19th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Breaking News The Gazette has learned from a usually reliable source that Santa has arranged to visit Burlington […]

Tim Hortons free PA Day and winter break swimming and skating

By Staff November 18th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Tim Hortons is picking up the tab for free swimming and skating on the PA Day, Nov. […]

After quarter of a century of trying to reduce gas emissions is it time to admit it’s not going to happen without a miracle

By Ray Rivers November 19th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   After 26 annual conferences of the parties the world community is no closer to halting or […]

Giant Tile: newest addition to the growing retail offerings in the Burlington area

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter November 19th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Giant Tile hosted a grand opening event for their Burlington location at […]

Ryerson school will now be known as Makwendam Public School

By Staff November 18th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   At the November 17, 2021 Board meeting, Halton District School Board Trustees selected Makwendam Public School as […]

Dr. Jennifer Kwan receives Award of Excellence for her work as a Family Physician

By Staff November 18th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Ontario College of Family Physicians announces an Award of Excellence given to Burlington family physician Dr. […]

City council is almost mute on the decision to grandfather seven development sites while approving the move of the Urban Growth Centre

By Pepper Parr November 17th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Information is a little like water: it has its own way of finding the direction in […]

The grandfathering given to developments south of Lakeshore Road and east of Brant make Burlington a much different city

By Pepper Parr November 17th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION We now know a little bit more about the developments that have been grandfathered by the […]

A 609 day roller coaster ride - and it isn't over yet

By Pepper Parr November 17th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Taking a long look at the bigger picture and looking back at what the city has […]

Minister of Municipal Affairs finally gives Burlington the decision it needed six months ago

By Staff November 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Update from the City of Burlington on Minister Clark’s decision on Burlington’s Downtown Growth On Nov. 10, […]