Roadmap to reopening starts June 14th providing 60% of us are vaccinated

By Staff June 2nd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   There is now a road map to get us from where we are to where we want […]

The number of working poor people in Burlington is lower than Milton and Halton

By Staff June 1st, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Work or employment is commonly understood as a means for individuals to have a decent living. With […]

Stay at Home ends tomorrow - Roadmap to re-opening follows

By Pepper Parr June 1st, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Tomorrow, June 2nd, we come out of the Stay at Home order the province put in […]

Food Bank gardens are beginning to sprout - head gardener expects to see significant produce in a month

By Staff June 1, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Robin Bailey, Executive Director of the Burlington Food Bank got to meet with new Garden Coordinator Samantha […]

Mariam Manaa: a young women with significant community experience in a political setting seeking the Liberal nomination

By Pepper Parr June 1st, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Mariam Manaa said she knew the day she sat in on a House of Commons committee […]

After a bit of kafuffle it comes down to two women seeking the Liberal nomination to be the candidate in the June 2022 provincial election

By Pepper Parr May 31st, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION So – what did happen? We learn that ward 2 Councillor Lisa Kearns had decided to […]

Lane Closures: North Shore Boulevard East, at QEW Toronto/Niagara on-ramps, June 1 - 4, 2021

By Staff May 31st, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Ministry of Transportation Ontario (MTO) is doing work on North Shore Boulevard East, between QEW Toronto […]

RoundTables held by MP should be more transparent

By Pepper Parr May 31st, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   OPINION Earlier today Karina Gould, Burlington MP and member of the Trudeau Cabinet where she serves […]

Park Ambassadors on duty to answer questions

By Pepper Parr May 31st, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   A Gazette reader asked: “Tell me why I see this all the time. Shouldn’t they be […]

Zoom Zoom - candidate for the Liberal nomination holds a Town Hall

By Pepper Parr May 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   That didn’t take her very long. Andrea Grebenc seeking the Liberal nomination for the 2022 provincial […]

Keeping it simple: a guide to simple blackjack strategies

By Eugene Katrell May 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Despite all the economic chaos of the last year, there are certain industries that are enjoying […]

LaSalle Park Community Marina opening June 1 with paid parking for boat trailers

By Staff May 29th, 2031 BURLINGTON, ON The LaSalle Park Marina Association (LPMA) and the Burlington Sailing and Boating Club, the LaSalle Park Community Marina […]

School Board Chair Andrea Grebenc wants to be a member of the provincial legislature

By Pepper Parr May 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   She won handily in 2014 against three other candidates for a seat as a trustee with […]

Final gypsy moth pesticide spraying to take place June 1st and 2nd

By Staff May 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Forestry department will be overseeing the application of the second and final application of a bio-pesticide […]

Kearns withdraws from nomination race - supports Grebenc

By Staff May 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON A statement, jointly released by Lisa Kearns, Councillor for ward 2 and a candidate for the Burlington Provincial […]

Kearns reported to have withdrawn from Liberal nomination race

By Pepper Parr May 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Lisa Kearns currently the Councillor for ward 2 Unconfirmed report that Lisa Kearns has withdrawn as […]

Hospital president sends the citizens an update - things are getting better but we aren't there yet

By Eric Vandewall May 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Last week, the Government of Ontario unveiled a three-stage reopening plan that relies on vaccination rates, […]

Find the will to vaccinate every student and teacher before September

By Pepper Parr May 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The back and forth debate over sending students back to school for the three weeks in […]

Food Bank works at several levels - accepting donations and delivering food

By Staff May 28, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Five days a week the volunteers show up. And the donations arrive – sometimes with nothing in […]

House sells for $420,000 over the asking - longer term impact of what is now a very unstable market is concerning.

By Staff May 27th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Real Estate agent sends in a news tip along with a photo of a house he sold […]