Halton Region Public Health confirms rabies in a bat found in Oakville

By Staff August 4th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Covid19, then Monkey Pox, then close to unbearable weather and now bats have been found in Oakville […]

HRPS to Launch eTickets Pilot Project

By Pepper Parr August 4th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Mike Burton is a Sgt with the Halton Regional Police Service. He has something to tell […]

Milton Mayor faces an unknown in the October municipal election

By Pepper Parr August 4th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   It is now official. Milton Mayor Gord Krantz sitting in his office – which is just […]

Remembering to drop off some needed items at the Food Bank will help

By Staff August 4th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Tummies don’t don’t know how to take vacations. Shelves are close to bare the the Food Bank. […]

The Region may have a very low crime rate - but there is still a lot of crime taking place. High end car theft is close to rampant in Oakville

By Staff August 4th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   We reported yesterday that the Region of Halton had the lowest ranking on the Crime Severity index […]

5 Canadian Side Hustles - Worth Looking Into

By Eszter Ivan August 4th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Looking for the next money-making side hustle you can utilize while in Canada? Look no further, […]

If there is ever going to be affordable housing decision makers need to know more about where people are living now.

By Staff August 3rd, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Community Development Haltom is a non-profit organization that focuses on community wide issues within the Region of […]

What is private information and what is public information: Where you ward councillor lives appears to be private.

By Pepper Parr August 3rd, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Has the issue of personal privacy gone a little too far or is it that the […]

Still a lot of questions over the public spectacle the Mayor made of herself over an apology

By Pepper Parr August 3rd. 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   With this great weather we get out into the community more often – at least once […]

Region has the Lowest Crime Severity Index Among all Large Municipalities in Canada for the 24th Straight Year

By Staff August 3rd, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Crime in the Region of Halton has the (lowest) crime severity index among all large municipalities in […]

Why is critical information on pending developments no longer available on the city web site ?

By Pepper Parr August 2nd, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON FOLLOW UP: We received the following from the city after the story was published: Sharing we are […]

What do storage units tel us about the apartments that are being built.

By Pepper Parr August 2nd, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   What does this promotional bill board Under construction and coming soon on Guelph Line just north […]

34 day march to raise funds for homeless Canadian veterans

By Pepper Parr August 1st, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   50 lbs in that sack This is a story about much more than a $10,000 cheque […]

Heritage Week gets off to a fine start

By Staff August 1st, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Heritage Week has certainly undergone a stunning change. In the past it was a couple of posters […]

Lakeshore Road, south side at entrance to Spencer Smith - now a history classroom

By Staff July 31st, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   A must see. The Burlington Historical Society has installed a dozen or so poster board setting out […]

Michael Coren to Lead a Panel Discussion on Working for Peace at the Performing Arts Centre on Monday

By Staff July 31st, 2022 Burlington, on   Superb summer weather. Why would anyone want to be indoors? Perhaps something that will give your brain […]

New Brands Coming To Ontario’s iGaming Market

By Catarina Mendez July 30th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   A significant change occurred on April 4th, 2022, in Ontario’s online gambling market. This sector, which […]

Burlington Economic Development Receives $77,000 Grant for Digital Service Squad Program to Support Brick-and-Mortar Small Businesses

By Pepper Parr July 20th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   This is a nice bit of news: Announced last week, Burlington Economic Development will lead the […]

Fatal Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle Collision on Appleby Line

By Staff July 30th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON Earlier today at approximately 11:42am the Halton Regional Police Service responded to a motor vehicle collision in the […]

Kid's Mini Fest - August 13th at three different city parks

By Staff July 30th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   There a number of commercial organizations in Burlington that go out of their way to give back […]