Two of the Seven Members of Council Managed to make it to City Hall on a Beautiful Summer Day

By Pepper Parr July 11th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Council met this morning – as a Standing Committee to review a major report on Community […]

How often do Canadians play at online casinos

  By Andrew Johnson July 11th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The online casino industry is among the fastest-growing sectors, especially in Canada. With around 20 […]

Lessons about Clean Energy from a by-gone era

  By Ray Rivers July 10th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   If there is anything certain in this very troubled world we live in, it’s that […]

Burlington born hockey player wanted to be drafted to the Montreal Canadiens, planned to learn French. He will play for Seattle

By Alan Harrington July 10th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The NHL Draft was held this past week in Montreal. The 60th time for this showcase […]

Car show on Brant Street draws hundreds

By Denis Gibbons July 10th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   In May of 1937 King George VI was crowned in Westminster Abbey and rode down the […]

One Burlington at Performing Arts August 1st - A CELEBRATION OF DIVERSITY

By Staff July 9th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   No Sunscreen, No Bug Spray, No Umbrellas Needed! New this year, One Burlington’s Celebration of Diversity is […]

Road Closure – Walkers Line, Britannia to Derry Road

By Staff July 8th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON The bridge work on Walkers Line between Britannia Road and Derry Road will continue, resulting in a road […]

Municipal Election 2022 - very quiet at this point.

By Pepper Parr July 8th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION I was talking to a colleague about the October municipal election trying to get a sense […]

Car show on Brant - Saturday 10 am to 5 pm

By Staff July 8th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Car Show is back and will dominate Brant Street in downtown Burlington on Saturday. . […]

Eight new electric vehicle charging stations coming to Burlington

By Staff July 8th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   If this were a chicken and egg issue – we are talking about the eggs on this […]

Burlington isn't even on the list of the Best Places to Buy a Home

By Staff July 7th. 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   When the list of the Best Places to buy a home was published people who wanted to […]

Centre for Skills Development - Job openings

By Staff July 7th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON       SUSTAINABLE AND MEANINGFUL EMPLOYMENT FOR EVERYONE. TRANSFORMING LIVES AND IMPROVING THE WORKFORCE AND ECONOMY. · […]

Canal lift bridge to get a $21 million deck replacement - work to start winter of 2023

By DENIS GIBBONS July 7th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   John Diefenbaker was Prime Minister and Burlington still was a town of about 47,000 the last […]

Lawson Hunter ask Council not to become a 'lame duck' and have the report get lost in the transition to a new term

By Lawson Hunter July 7th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON Lawson Hunter delegated at a Standing Committee earlier today to comment in support of “Climate Resilient Burlington: […]

BurlingtonGreen has a new home - The Pump House in the Beachway

By Staff July 7th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   What a great idea? The Pump House is a big part of the Beachway history. Not sure […]

Stolte announces: She will run for re-election in ward 4

By Pepper Parr July 6th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   After a bruising council meeting in June, ward 4 Councillor Shawna Stolte pulled herself together, got […]

AGB has a new Executive Director who might have some explaining to do to the tax people

By Pepper Parr July 6th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   News from the Art Gallery is hard to come by. They now have a communications/marketing person; […]

Surprise candidiate running as Regional Chair - Andrea Grebenc school board Chair moving up the food chain

By Staff July 6th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Here is a candidate announcement that surprised many – Andrea Grebenc, business owner for over 20 years, […]

Opinion writer finds fault with Canada’s legal system

By Connor Fraser, July 6th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   These last few weeks I have been unusually tired. Initially, I suspected that a combination of […]

Standing Committee gets off to a rough start - both the Chair and the Vice Chair don't show up - sent their regrets

By Pepper Parr July 5th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON Update: Both showed up after the lunch break Here is a first. For the first time in […]