Halton Police Investigate Series of Pharmacy Robberies

By Staff March 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) are investigating a series of pharmacy robberies that police believe to […]

How did the guys who know how to communicate when they are running for office - fail to communicate when their public is frightened

By Pepper Parr March 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   How did this get so screwed up? The province had months to create a web site […]

Bureaucracy run amok

By Staff March 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Our apologies to the City Communications department. The provenance of the article was attributed to the city. That […]

When do I get vaccinated?

By Jan Mowbray March 16th, 2021 MILTON, ON   I have a real problem regarding the dearth of information available with regard to vaccinations. Living […]

Who can get vaccinated now - how do they register.

By Pepper Parr March 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Who can get vaccinated now – how do they register? It is a little on the […]

What the data tells us: It isn't a pretty picture

By Staff March 16th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   With people now being able to register on line for a vaccination appointment and actual vaccinations taking […]

Burlington Foundation sends 4th round of grants totaling $146,000 to community groups

By Staff March 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington Foundation last week announced the charities that will receive $146,000 from Phase 4 granting from the […]

Grieving is not something you need to do alone - there is help

By Pepper Parr March 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Grief is a part of life. We live in a world where for the most part […]

Swans are getting looked after - there are now a reported 1000 of them in Ontario

By Staff March 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Harry Lumsden, pictured below, the retired Ministry of Natural Resources Biologist who brought Trumpeter Swans back to […]

Resident asks: have we lost the ability to hope and see a better time ahead.

By Blair Smith March 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The pandemic has affected virtually every person on the planet. It has disrupted business, affected all […]

National Advisory body needs volunteers to sit on Canada’s Volunteer Awards Committee

By Staff March 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   We all play a role in recognizing Canada’s volunteers. Great volunteers come from everywhere. Until April 8, […]

Burlington MP Karina Gould in conversation with Ancilla Ho-Young

By Pepper Parr March 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   I was looking for a way to close out a week in which we celebrated women. […]

City reminds public that we are into salamander mating season

By Staff March 11th, 2012 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s Salamander mating season. And to do what that salamander needs to do to maintain the species […]

Public school board trustees looking for public comment on the selection of a new Director of Education.

By Staff March 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Several months ago, Stuart Miller, Director of Education for Halton District School Board, announced his retirement effective […]

Federal government prepared to hand out $400 million to the municipal sector for networks of pathways, bike lanes, trails and pedestrian bridges

By Staff March 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   That $400 million the federal government is handing out over a five year period – was given […]

Have the provincial Liberals found the candidate that can take the seat back from Jane McKenna ?

By Pepper Parr March 11th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   If you are a true democrat there is nothing nicer than an election. If you’re a […]

In-progress contemporary dance works done by some of the very best - well worth your time

By Staff March 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Aeris Körper has announced the eighth edition of PROSPECTS: an evening of dance and discussion. The work […]

Those clocks Spring Forward - make the change on Sunday

By Staff March 11th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Daylight Saving Time begins on Sunday, March 14, 2021, at 2:00 A.M. The practice in many communities is […]

Virtual meeting on a Housing Strategy gets more than a mouthful of data - but few realistic ideas were put on the table

By Pepper Parr MARCH 11th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The people who made the time to watch the first meeting on the approach the city […]

RBG looking for new people to serve as Board members

By Pepper Parr March 11, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The RBG is a leader in the development of new strains of plants. Royal Botanical Gardens […]