Organizing A Study Session: What To Plan

By Jacob Robinson July 5th, 2025 BURLINGTON, ON   Organizing A Study Session: What To Plan Organizing a successful study session requires careful consideration and […]

Has the federal by-election kafuffle put the Burlington seat, currently held by Karina Gould, at risk?

By Pepper Parr July 5th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington MP Karina Gould is the House Leader for the Liberal party and these days she […]

Motion to pass a bylaw going directly to Council - Why?

By Pepper Parr July 4th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Jim Thomson – a persistent delegator Jim Thomson, a citizen who delegates frequently, albeit as a […]

Councillor Kearns has some strong views on how the Mayor's Budget is going to be put together

By Pepper Parr July 4th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   During her lengthy ward meeting Councillor Lisa Kearns did much more than open the kimono. We […]

Car show is NOT taking place this year.

By Pepper Parr July 4th, 2024 BURLINGTON. ON   Can we blame this one on Steve Cussons? Probably not – we ran a story earlier […]

Is anyone going to say just how many people took part in the Sound of Music Festival this year?

By Pepper Parr July 4th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   So – how many people took part in the Sound of Music Festival this year? The […]

Music From the Rooftop of the Joseph Brant Museum

By Staff July 4th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Few expected there would be a rooftop platform at the Joseph Brant Museum that is probably the […]

Family-Friendly Locations to Visit in Burlington, Ontario

By Emma Wilbert July 4th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON Summer is one season every Canadian looks forward to. With low temperatures over half of the year, […]

Kearns meets with her constituents - sets an example for her Council colleagues

By Pepper Parr July 3rd, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Last night ward 2 Councillor Lisa Kearns held a ward meeting that was both live for […]

What budget information could look like

By Pepper Parr July 3rd, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Yesterday the city released a document that set out how the 2025-26 budget would be presented. […]

JBH recruiting people to join the Patient Family Advisory Team

By Staff July 3rd, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Joseph Brant Hospital (JBH) is recruiting community members, who in the last three years have been a […]

5 Considerations While Sending Money to a Bank Account

By Cameron Fisher July 3rd, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Sending money to a bank account, whether domestically or internationally, has become a routine task in […]

City plans for the sending of six people to Japan to celebrate a twinning relationship.

By Pepper Parr July 2nd, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington celebrates the 35th Twinning Anniversary with Itabashi, Japan this year. To commemorate the milestone, Itabashi […]

Fireworks/drone presentation: City wants to know if you like it - Telling the public how much was spent might help people decide what they are prepared to pay for.

By Pepper Parr July 2, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   With what passes for a snappy headline the city communications people want to know what you […]

Would the Liberals have won Toronto St Paul if they had moved from 'first past the post' system we now have?

By Pepper Parr July 2nd, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Minister of Democratic Institutions Karina Gould stands during Question Period in the House of Commons on […]

The Mayors' Budget: It will look a lot different and be laden with promises

By Pepper Parr July 2nd, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON For those who want to see a zero budget increase – listen to what Mayor Meed Ward […]

What impact will the construction of Hwy 413 have on your use of the creeks, streams and rivers the road will cross?

By Staff July 2nd, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Now that the decision has been made the province wants your thoughts and concerns about the impact […]

Ontario Casino Near Burlington Celebrates 30 Years

By Julieta Belen Correa July 1st, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Caesars Windsor Casino, celebrating its 30th anniversary, stands as a landmark in Canadian gaming history. […]

Preferred Concept for Civic Square released

By Pepper Parr June 29th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON Council will hear an update on the Civic Square and Brant Street renewal project that aims to […]

Nobody Won the US Presidential  Debate - America Lost

By Ray Rivers June28th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   It was a sad exhibition – in fact disgraceful on all counts. Donald Trump was true to […]