Average price paid for condo unit was a record-smashing $704,000.

By Staff October 19th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The big story in September were condos in Burlington. Average sale prices were up an astonishing 32.3%, […]

Development for Brant and Lakeshore could change what Downtown would look like

By Pepper Parr October 19th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   From time to time there are news stories that grow to something more than a one […]

A hot market: average sale price up 20.8% year over year - inventory close to record low levels

By Staff October 19th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Despite Covid19, or perhaps because of it, the real estate markets have been busy. A Real Estate […]

Land Tribunal lifts Interim Control Bylaw on everything except properties between Brant and Drury on Fairview

By Pepper Parr October 18th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Following the proceedings at an Ontario Land Tribunal hearing is not for the faint of heart. […]

Fake Taxi Fraud Occurring in Halton

By Staff October 18th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) is warning residents of a fake taxi scam that is occurring […]

Reshaping Aldershot: A Preliminary Vision for the Aldershot GO Major Transit Station Area

By Staff October 18th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   We start with the city of Burlington within which there is the village of Aldershot, within which […]

Planning the new Aldershot - time for public input - there is a workbook to help

By Staff October 18th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington has embarked on a huge city building project. When completed the city will have three distinct […]

Edward VII Fountain now complete - globe is in place

By Staff October 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The people on the Burlington Historical Society take the work they do very seriously. They collaborate with […]

Art Gallery has a lively program - despite the pandemic - and Zoom works quite well

By Staff October 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Despite pandemic limitations life goes on – and the Art Gallery has managed to keep up with […]

The real story behind the title 'Queen Elizabeth II' - relates to a train going through Burlington

By Pepper Parr October 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Alan Harrington is an accountant, sometimes called a number cruncher, which isn’t really accurate either. Harrington […]

Mayor shows it can be done - people can meet in a live, real people in the room situation - she just doesn't want to do it for you

By Pepper Parr October 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   There they were. Three Mayors: ours, the Mayor from Barrie and the Mayor from Mississauga. Talking […]

Police in Burlington Make 3 Arrests and Seize Shotgun and other Weapons

By Staff October 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Investigators with the Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) Street Crime Unit in Burlington have made three arrests […]

Mayor hosts Mayors from 29 big cities - shows them what we have going for us

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter October 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Ontario’s Big City Mayor(OBCM) caucus met in Burlington for the first time […]

Art Gallery Soup Bowl fund raiser underway.

By Staff October 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   They have been doing it for years and weren’t about to let a pandemic get in the […]

Is the province about to end the State of Emergency it put the municipal world into?

By Pepper Parr October 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   From a source that has been reliable in the past there is word that the current […]

Walmart applicants (they want to hire 154 people in Burlington) can simply walk into their local store, apply and be interviewed on the spot.

By pepper Parr October 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   All those people who don’t want to return to the hospitality sector might want to give […]

Early readership survey results show some surprises on how well the five new Councillors are thought to be doing in their first term

By Pepper Parr October 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   We are in the final ten days of running a readership survey. Some interesting responses. A […]

Community organizations can now submit applications for Regional funding

By Staff October 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Community organizations can now submit applications to the Halton Region Community Investment Fund (HRCIF) for non-profit human […]

Molinaro Group lets the public see what they want to take to city planners for the Brant - Ghent intersection.

By Pepper Parr October 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Molinaro Group spent years assembling the 13 properties at the Brant and Ghent intersection. Now […]

Mayor will be showing off one of the smartest locations in town.

By Pepper Parr October 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   She is back – we missed those regular updates. The Mayor does her version of a […]