One of the Coping with the kids team manages to keep the household organized and maintain her running program

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By Ashley Worobec March 30th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   My family has come up with a big chart system, whereby we have listed 12 items […]

All recreation facilities, parks, playgrounds, sports fields and City administration facilities to the end of June.

CITY HALL Cobalt

By Staff March 30th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Due to the ongoing threat of COVID-19, the City of Burlington has decided to suspend all City-run […]

Mayor is preparing for the next three months to provide stability and certainty to the public.

Stand By says the city motto - for how long one might ask?

By Staff March 30th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON Mayor Meed Ward explains how council will continue to guide and direct the administration as the city settles […]

Close to unbelievable - but sadly true. Do help those who have not helped themselves.

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By Pepper Parr March 29th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   A Gazette reader made a comment on a piece we published about the Mayor’s efforts to […]

COVID-19: Some simple tips from the perspective of a motorcyclist.

Carol Gottlob March 29-20

By Pepper Parr March 29th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   This came to us from a Gazette reader: Carol Gottlob has been with us from the […]

COVID-19 deaths world wide to date: 31,940

March 29th 2020

By Staff March 29th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The numbers continue to rise. And yet there are those who still will not heed the Stay […]

COVID-19 test results not available one week later

Rose parking spot

By Pepper Parr March 28th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Brian Rose, the Burlington resident who felt he should be tested for COVID-19 after returning from […]

Individual responsibility and social responsibility as well pleases

By Staff March 28th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   A regular Gazette reader, who frequently notes some of our spelling and grammar errors, brought to our […]

City announces new time lines on Planning and LPAT matters: public gets some breathing room.

Burlington wants a Stage 2 designation.

By Staff March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The City has had to make changes to various timelines and processes related to Planning and Building […]

Mayor doesn't mince her words - 'Walk and don't stop'

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By Staff March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Walk – don’t stop was Mayor Meed Ward’s message. She has threatened to get out her megaphone […]

Flour is scarce at the supermarket shelf level - getting it into small bags seems to be part of the problem.

Flour shelves

By Pepper Parr March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   One of the things that struck us as we spent some time in supermarkets – the […]

Food Bank keeps on trucking - Rotary helping to deliver the food.

Diane Gris Food Bank

By Staff March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Food Bank was very busy this morning picking up donations from several grocery stores, assembling delivery […]

Is a Universal Basic Income an unintended consequence of COVID-19?

Cofins in Italy

By Ray Rivers March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   This is what it has come to in Italy – and what we are probably going […]

Provincial Offences Act matters scheduled from March 16, through to and including May 29, 2020 will be adjourned and rescheduled to a later date.

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By Staff March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON NOTICE TO PUBLIC All Provincial Offences Act matters (e.g., traffic tickets and offences under provincial legislation) scheduled until […]

Ok - who did it? The lovely painted rocks didn't just fall out of the sky. Do we have rock painting fairies amongst us?

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By Pepper Parr March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   We used to say we were always so busy – now hundreds of us are sitting […]

Little rays of sunshine in uneasy times - sprinkled along the Centennial Trail

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By Staff March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Special Joy not GERMS – done in chalk on the Centennial Trail Sylvia and Pat Lennon walk […]

Troops on the border? Is he crazy? Probably

Hold on

By Pepper Parr March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION With so much news coming at us from every direction – there are times when we […]

The trend is still upward - the worst is yet to come. Follow the rules and we will get through this

March 27

By Pepper Parr March 27th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON The number of people infected and the number of people dying of COVID-19 are higher now in […]

Demand for illegal drugs appears to be real; police arrest four on drug charges

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By Staff March 26th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service has made a number of arrests in relation to a drug trafficking […]

Town Hall on line at 6:45 pm - Call 1-800-280-9610 to listen in or follow the audio on twitter @yourtvhalton.

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By Pepper Parr March 26th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The city is going to hold an electronic town hall this evening – it will not […]