New Neighbourhood Community Matching Fund in place

By Staff October 24th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington as taken to the idea of giving groups of people funds to do something in their […]

Let us help you Your Worship: T-R-A-N-S-P-A-R-E-N-C-Y. Now that you can pronounce the word - try using it

By Pepper Parr October 24th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Gazette is driven by the mantra – Informed people can make informed decisions. Add to […]

With wars that threaten the democracy we have remembering those who lost their lives is more important than ever

By Staff October 23rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   A little early for this event to be announced but Remembrance Day gets kind of busy – […]

How to protect the pay cheque - convince the province that you are worth what you are getting paid.

By Staff October 23rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Motion didn’t get discussed at the October 18th meeting of the Regional Council – it was […]

If you thought Canada was doing on OK on climate issues - look at the data - not so good

By Staff October 23rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   An American, Kristina Karamo, Chair of the Michigan Republic Party, said “We need to be good stewards […]

Beachway Park Master Plan updated - five homes yet to be acquired and a lot more studying to be done

By Pepper Parr October 22nd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Region issued an update on changes that have been made or will be made on […]

A fix is needed at the municipal level – fast.

By Pepper Parr October21st, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON To make inroads in the housing crisis plaguing our cities, we must focus squarely on systemic issues, particularly […]

Regional business gets very little attention

By Pepper Parr October 21st, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   What do they do at Regional Council meetings? The tend to zip through their agenda pretty […]

Get rid of the stuff you don't need and get stuff that needs a fix up at the Repair Cafe

By Staff October 21st, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Fix it guys – Today – Saturday – an opportunity to take the stuff you want […]

Designed as a complete community with everything within walking distance - including the GO Station

By Pepper Parr October 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   It is a whopper of a development. Eight high rise, some going up to 30 storeys. […]

Burloak Waterfront Park - a gem

By Pepper Parr October 20th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The city of Burlington has two Regional Parks – the Beachway, which is very much in […]

Which highway are you talking about ? Where does it go?

By Pepper Parr October 20th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   There are so many highways that are planned it’s difficult to keep up. The map set […]

First four new Armoured Combat Support Vehicles were officially accepted by the Canadian Army

By Pepper Parr October 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   No matter how they describe it – it is an ugly machine. Army will take possession […]

Halton Region Public Health confirms rabies in a bat found in Burlington

By Staff October 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton Region Public Health has confirmed that a bat found at LaSalle Park in Burlington on October […]

Community Development Halton on the edge of rebuilding its board - is a new more effective organization in the works ?

By Pepper Parr October 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Community Development Halton (CDH) is looking for new Board members. The organization doesn’t have a big […]

The Courts and Environmental Policy - clean electricity; oil and gas emission caps ? Not right away

By Ray Rivers October 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Last week Canada’s Supreme Court ruled that the Trudeau government had over reached its constitutional rights […]

Community Development Halton seeking applicants for Board Members  

By Staff October 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Community Development Halton (CDH) Board of Directors are people who live and/or work in the Halton community […]

Leader of the opposition asks Premier Ford: why not disclose the records from the personal phone he himself admitted he uses regularly

By Pepper Parr October 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   NDP Leader of the Opposition Marit Stiles She said she was going to keep going after […]

November is Financial Literacy Month at the Library

By Staff October 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   November is Finance month. Several good programs     Car buying registration HERE Ten Healthy Habits registration […]

Celebration of authors, books, and creativity runs the full month of November at the Library

By Staff October 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   BurlLITFest is back! Our annual celebration of authors, books, and creativity runs the full month of […]