SoM crowds described as fantastic - weather cooperates. Parade on Saturday

By Denis Gibbons June 17th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON Hot weather accompanied the opening of Burlington’s Sound of Music Festival at Spencer Smith Park Thursday night. […]

Sound of Music soothes the city - lyrics by Three Days Grace might have been an omen

By Denis Gibbons June 17th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON Normal, normal and more normal with the sound of the bands laying in the background and hundreds […]

Parking in the Beachway is now something you pay for - Halton residents get a break

By Pepper Parr June 17th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   This is summer. Road construction takes place in the summer – traffic snarls Gas prices have […]

Libraries open during current heat wave

By Staff June 16th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   At 2:52 this afternoon the city released a statement advising the public that Cooling Centres Open – […]

Burlington Native returns and leaves $32 million with McMaster - takes part in Central High School graduation ceremony

By Pepper Parr June 16th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   We can tell you this now – a few hours ago we were communicating via email […]

Update on the offer to sell Fairview Development - Councillor reports just a portion of the land is on offer

By Pepper Parr June 16th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Earlier in the day we reported that the Holland Park development was up for sale. This […]

Concerts in the Park begin on the 19th and run through to August

By Staff June 16th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The Rocca Sisters Team have joined the city of Burlington in presenting this year’s Concerts in the […]

Major Fairview Street Development up For Sale

By Pepper Parr June 16th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   FOR SALE When completed the 7 tower development on Fairview west of Guelph Line and 400 […]

A totally different use for donated equipment at Burloak Park

By Staff June 16th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON     Mayor Marianne Meed Ward opening the section of the park with the equipment more than a […]

Is there Hope for Heritage on Brant Street ?

By Pepper Parr June 14th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The issue was – should the property at 795 Brant Street be placed on the Municipal […]

An illustrated look at what the election results mean -

By Staff June 14th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Dave Meslin has been working tirelessly to “Unlock Democracy” and change the way we elect our leaders. […]

Burlington Farmers Market Open on Canada Day

By Staff June 14th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Celebrate Canada Day Friday, July 1 while shopping for fresh Market Products at the Burlington Centre parking […]

City sets out how it plans to Celebrate Canada’s birthday at Spencer Smith Park

By Staff June 14th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington is excited to return to an in-person Canada Day celebration in Spencer Smith […]

Masks no longer mandatory on transit - keep the mask close at hand and put it on when the bus begins to fill up

By Staff June 14th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Masks are no longer required on the Burlington Transit system but they are recommended. Early in the […]

Halton Small Business Centre is hosting A Back to Business Webinar Series

By Staff June 14th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton Small Business Centre is hosting A Back to Business Webinar Series: How to Hire & […]

Antique cars and trucks add to the railway history at the Freeman Station - thanks Alan.

By Staff June 13th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   If there is an event taking place at the Freeman Station – expect to see Alan Harrington […]

What will it take to handle fires in high rise buildings - firefighters and equipment - which Burlington doesn't have at this point.

By Pepper Parr June 13th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Dan VanderLelie, President, Burlington Professional Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 1552 and Director Zone 3, Ontario Professional […]

Halton Regional Police Service Extends Station Hours

By Staff June 13th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) has extended their service hours at the District stations effective today, […]

What political future awaits the citizens of Burlington?

By Pepper Parr June 12th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION If Paul Sharman does not wander down to city hall before August 19th, Marianne Meed Ward […]

City manager suggests delegation on fire services not get into operations

By Pepper Parr June 10th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION The city manager sits in on every Standing Committee meeting as well as Council meetings. The […]