Burlington reacts to the mobility restrains put in place by the peovince - Mayor calls special meeting of Council for Saturday.

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By Staff April 16th,, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Mayor Marianne Meed Ward Mayor Marianne Meed Ward has called an emergency meeting of Council for 10 […]

Province limits mobility big time - police will have the right to pull you over and if they don't like the answer you give can issue a $750 ticket

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By Pepper Parr April 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The message from the Science Table at 1:00 pm was direct. You cannot meet with people […]

Public school as we know it could disappear

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By Pepper Parr April 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   A number of years ago, when the Halton District School Board found itself having to closes […]

Halton Municipalities that oppose the CN rail hub planned for Milton are going to court to demand ompliance with laws

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By Staff April 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton Municipalities and Conservation Halton resumed their 2018 Ontario court case against the proposed Milton CN truck-rail […]

Keeping the faith that we will hear that applause again one day soon; because the show must go on!

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By Tammy Fox April 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   I find it beyond belief that we have been existing in this Twilight Zone of a […]

Ontario government is discussing making full-time online schooling permanent in public education.

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By Lana Parker April 16, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Despite the lack of data documenting benefits to children, and emerging evidence of several drawbacks and […]

Conservation Halton wants a tighter communications link with citizens.

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By Staff April 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Conservation Halton had an item in a recent newsletter that included the following notice: Administrative offices on Britannia […]

Damoff announces federal funding to cover air conditioning in Halton schools

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By Staff April 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Pam Damoff, Member of Parliament for Oakville North Burlington brings some good news for the educators and […]

Joseph Brant Hospital at 94% capacity - CEO asks for public support in staying safe


By Eric Vandewall, President and CEO Joseph Brant Hospital April 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   A short walk from Joseph Brant Hospital is Spencer Smith […]

Some seedlings need a foster home while they get themselves ready for their new home in gardens


By Staff April 15th,2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Spring – even though it may not feel like it today it is the time of year that […]

Ontario Now Accepting Public Feedback to Strengthen Municipal Codes of Conduct

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By Staff April 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Ontario government has launched a 90-day consultation to obtain feedback on how to strengthen municipal codes […]

School Superintendent supports Harvard author - computers will never take over education


By Julie Hunt Gibbons April 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Many of the challenges of this pandemic have been solved through the use of technology. […]

If you care about the way your children are to be educated - read on

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By Pepper Parr April 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   A number of weeks ago I heard a CBC interview about a book that talked about […]

Getting vaccinated - 22 pharmacies in Burlington will jab a needle in your arm -free


By Staff April 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The AstraZeneca vaccine is available at Burlington pharmacies listed below. Who can get a vaccine ? […]

NDP Convention produces some strong election platform positions

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By Andrew Drummond April 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   This past weekend, over 2000 NDP delegates from across the country met at a virtual convention […]

Borders with the US seem to be closed both ways - a blunt Stay at Home message

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By Staff April 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   We closed our border to the Americans when Trump was president. The State of Minnesota has closed […]

City manager asks people to be kind - 'we are here to help you so let us do our jobs'

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By Pepper Parr April 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It is disturbing when the City Manager feels he has to send out a message to […]

New Democrats want teachers and child care workers vaccinated while schools are closed

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By Staff April 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The New Demorats came out swinging today – they too want to ensure that teachers are vaccinated […]

Ward 4 Councillor talks to her constituents virtually - covers a lot of ground

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By Pepper Parr April 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Members of Council are working out new approaches to meeting with their constituents. With the next […]

Word from Blue Jays is that someone from Burlington could win half a million - think the team should focus on winning the game - they are up against the Yankees

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By Staff April 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Tomorrow night, one Blue Jays fan in Ontario will win a minimum half million dollars with Jays […]