This election is all about power - the voters get to decide who wields it

By Pepper Parr August 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION Elections are about power. Those who have it want to keep it. Those who don’t sometimes […]

Trying to interview Emily Brown, Conservative Candidate for Burlington

By Pepper Parr August 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   We ran a piece on Burlington Conservative candidate Emily Brown that generated a lot of blow […]

Public Pensions are still Banking on Fossil Fuels

By Staff August 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Everyone on a pension or people who rely on the investments to live comfortably – will want […]

New police SUV recognizes the Black Community

By Staff August 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Pride is breaking out everywhere; this time it is within the Black community that took part in […]

A fascinating science project turned out to be a great wager

By Jelena Direct August 27th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON When Derek Muller had first started his YouTube channel Veritasium, he had no idea it would go […]

Not sure what Emily Brown will do for Burlington unless it comes to a shootout somewhere then she is the obvious choice

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Emily Brown is running a unique platform as the first Burlington candidate […]

Liberal candidate for Burlington Karina Gould had a lot more to say about what the government did in the last Parliament

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   In the second part of her interview with the Gazette, Burlington Liberal […]

Was our reader wrong ? City hall thought so.

By Pepper Parr August 26th,2021 BURLINGTON, ON   We ran a story last week on small events that were taking place in the downtown core […]

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives identifies the Care Economy as something critical and in need of changes

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Gazette has decided to look to the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives for guidance on just […]

Shop Small Crawl gets a mixed response from downtown merchants - runs through to September 5th

By Max Bowder: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 26, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Brant street is home to numerous small businesses that have fought hard […]

Reminder: Public School Board holding a Virtual Town Hall on Thursday

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Dr. Hamidah Meghani, Regional Medical Officer of Health will lead off the Town Hall meeting The Halton […]

Join a list for a free tree to be planted in front of your house

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington residents can now request trees from the City Burlington residents can now submit an online request […]

Ward 3 residents in for a bit of a treat.

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Some nice news! Expect to see Ward 3 Councillor Rory Nisan on hand with the new addition […]

Police taking their notes electronically - second service in Canada to do it this way.

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The HRPS is the first police agency in Ontario, and only the second in Canada, to transition […]

City workers will be required to be vaccinated; access to city hall will have tighter COVID19 rules

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington is preparing a COVID-19 Staff Vaccination Policy applicable to all City staff, regardless […]

Casino Tournaments Online for Free and for Money

By Julie Saunders August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   You can have fun playing free slots in all online casinos. But if you want […]

Waterfront hotel development: a stunning 30 and 35 storey complex that the developer calls 'sleek'

By Pepper Parr August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It will be as noisy as a virtual meeting can be. The event takes place on […]

NDP candidate uses Green Party data to advocate for Ranked ballots - Huh?

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   My interview with Nick Page was lengthy and I was not able […]

NDP candidate has election signs vandalized - in Oakville no less

By Staff August 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It happens every election. Someone with more time on their hands than brains takes their uninformed opinion […]

A little nudge to get people out and about and into the retail where they can spend

By Pepper Parr August 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s a bit of an iffy situation for the merchants that give the downtown core that […]