Local Cadet Hones Leadership Skills: Grzybowski,

By Staff July 27th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Victoria Grzybowski is a Petty Officer Second Class of 65 Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps Iron Duke, […]

The size of City Council is already on the minds of this Council. Would Mayor Meed Ward make it an election issue in 2026 ?

By Pepper Parr July 27th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   How did the idea of a bigger city council end up on the table? It started […]

Update: Burlington Skyway Bridge Closure - no closure of Niagara-bound traffic on QEW Burlington Skyway this weekend

By Staff July 27th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   There will not be a closure of Niagara-bound traffic lanes on the QEW Burlington Skyway this weekend […]

Burlington Chamber of Commerce - looking for leadership on Task Forces, Committees, and Event Ambassadors

By Staff July 26th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Chamber of Commerce values the time and contributions of their member volunteers. The Chamber has […]

WEATHER ADVISORY Rainfall amounts up to 30 mm are expected with higher amounts possible should thunderstorms develop

By Staff July 26th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Date: July 26, 2023 Time: 7:40 P.M. Conservation Halton advises that Environment Canada is tracking a storm […]

More Greenbelt land slips into developer hands - 500 acres in June

By Pepper Parr July 26th, 2027 BURLINGTON, ON   Marit Stiles, Leader of the Official Opposition NDP said today that the Ford-connected developers snatched up […]

Karina Gould sworn in as House Leader - a critical Cabinet Appointment

By Pepper Parr July 26th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Karina Gould reading the oaths during her swearing in as House Leader Karina Gould MP for […]

Karina Gould: Big changes in her life

By Pepper Parr July 26, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   As Karina Gould walked toward Rideau Hall with her son we learned that she is pregnant […]

What if Burlington had a larger city council?

By Pepper Parr July 26th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   We hear people saying: “I’m not interested in politics, it doesn’t matter to me”. We shudder […]

Will Karina Gould get a promotion today?

By Pepper Parr July 26th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Today is the day we will learn what role Karina Gould will play in the Cabinet […]

The NEWS

  “Around 500 newsrooms closed their doors across the country… and they will continue closing their doors…..The status quo is not working because the money […]

That Holiday market initiative appears to have taken a pass on Burlington - good news

By Pepper Parr July 25th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   A posting by For the Love of Markets yesterday caught our eye. “We have had some […]

Mayor puts her spin on the 535 Brant, 26 storey development - a snow job on the part of Her Worship

By Pepper Parr July 25th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Mayor Meed Ward and ward 2 Councillor Lisa Kearns issued a joint statement late in the […]

Lease renewal is said to be the issue that brought about the decision to close the Queen's head

By Pepper Parr July 24th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON A great pub, a fine crowd of regulars. Closing appears to be related to issues related […]

Queen's Head to Close - September 16 last call

By Pepper Parr July 24th, 2026 BURLINGTON, ON   Here is a stunner for you. One of the places downtown that is actually vibrant will […]

“Wartime-Scale Effort” Needed As Several Ontario Cities Already Behind On Housing Goals - Burlington is one of them

By Staff July 24th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON In early 2022, the Government of Ontario very publicly pledged to build 1.5M new homes across the […]

Has Burlington done well by the architects who design the high rise tower that exist and are planned?

By Pepper Parr July 24th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION The city of Toronto now has a new Court House – it is a 17 floor […]

Heritage Week will celebrate the city and its history - lots to do

By Staff July 24th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   While July isn’t over yet, most people are looking forward to the next holiday weekend that begins […]

Begin thinking about what the redesign of the adaptive reuse of the recently acquired Robert Bateman High School should look like

By Staff July 24th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   City has announced dates for visioning exercises on the redesign of the adaptive reuse of the recently […]

Environment Canada issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Halton Hills and Milton: torrential rainfall expected

By Staff July 23rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Conservation Halton advises that approximately 20 to 35 mm of rain has fallen over the past couple […]