Is the provincial government going to make inclusionary housing possible - don't expect the municipal sector to like what is coming their way.

By Pepper Parr October 8th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   We will hear a lot about “inclusionary zoning’ in the years ahead. The current city council […]

53 healthcare workers at Joseph Brant Hospital off duty due to COVID-19

By Staff October 7th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Eric Vandewall, President of the Joseph Brant Hospital explained just what is being done to prevent the […]

Nelson Aggregate Abandons Public Review of Quarry Expansion on Mt. Nemo: Abrupt Exit Comes after considerable Public Expense

By Staff October 7th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Nelson Aggregates filed notice of an appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT) abruptly abandoning the unfinished […]

Public School Board looking for volunteers to serve on the Special Education Advisory Committee

By Pepper Parr October 7th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Parents with children in Special Education classes tend to stay a lot closer to what goes […]

The Celebration: Turns out everyone wasn't welcome

By Pepper Parr October 7th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The notice looked good to me. The notice did say: “Everyone welcome” Ward 2 Councillor Lisa […]

Is the race in ward 2 going to turn out to be a squeaker?

By Pepper Parr October 6th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The ward 2 race Tim O’Brien is quietly going door to door in the condominium towers, […]

The Best Foot wasn't put forward at New Street and Guelph Line.

By Pepper Parr October 6th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   There are two stories here. First what the police are trying to do. And how that […]

Totally stupid behaviour is putting children at risk - catching these fools is a priority

By Staff October 6th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Ward 4 Councillor posted a tweet yesterday that highlights a serious problem. Why? Why? Why? She asks […]

Why You Should Always Read Online Reviews

By Luke Parker October 6th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   We’ve all been there before. You’re standing in line at the store, debating whether or not […]

Why You Should Check Online Casino Reviews in Canada Before Playing

By Julia Makarova October 5th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Casino reviews are a great way to get an idea of what a particular casino […]

Has the Bateman High School site deal been done ? It was supposed to close on September 30th

By Pepper Parr October 5th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Does anyone wonder why September came and went and there was no announcement on the purchase […]

Millcroft residents look at how City Council is handling their concerns: they don't appear to be impressed

By Staff October 5th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON “It seems that the City follows the same process over and over again and expects different outcomes. This […]

'Just the Facts' during Fire Prevention Week, October 8 to 15, 2022

By Staff October 5th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON Fire Prevention Week is October 8th to 15th, 2022 The Burlington Fire Department is going to be One […]

Applications to run an outdoor neighbourhood ice rink now available

By Staff October 4th, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   There was a layer of frost on the windshield this morning. Winter weather is getting close and […]

HOW COULD BURLINGTON COUNCIL ALLOW SUCH INCOMPETENCE?

By Anne Marsden October 3rd, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Click Let’s End the MMW Era December 19, 2016 will be a Council meeting my husband […]

If you find yourself in a bit of hot water - deflect - change the channel and put out something different.

By Pepper Parr October 3rd, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The time line on this story is what makes it interesting. Media and politicians, especially those […]

The debate is on - Mayor has to juggle her schedule - she has a Council meeting on the same day October 11th 7 PM Port Nelson United Church

By Pepper Parr October 3rd, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   The best and perhaps only debate we are going to see during this election is to […]

Water Festival returned to Kelso for the grade 5 students - it was a virtual event for grades two students.

By Staff October 3, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   While the new normal has a few iffy spots to it – the closing of two sections […]

Will the truth lead to real reconciliation - might within the Indigenous community - not going to happen at Council

Pepper Parr October 3rd, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION We live in a time where offence is easily taken. We live in a time that has […]

Burlingtonians celebrate the first National Day of Truth and Reconciliation at Spencer Smith Park

By Katelyn Goodwin October 1st, 2022 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington residents both Indigenous and non-Indigenous gathered in Spencer Smith Park Friday evening to mark National […]