City gets a close-up look at the process-timeline that will apply to any expansion of the Nelson quarry

Rory Aug 8 meet

By Staff October 22, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   With the application from Nelson Aggregates complete and accepted, the process of going through the numerous documents […]

CORE gets off to a good fund raising start: pumpkins worked the first time

CORE logo

By Gord Pinard October 22, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON There are two things we would like to share with you today. The first is this: we […]

Studebaker: a vibe that’s unlike many eating establishments

Taste stu sign

By Michele Bogle October 22, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON Studebaker owners, Anand and Naomi Maharaj dreamed of opening an eating establishment together. They opened in February […]

The steak was great - the brownie was 'heavenly': Turtle Jack's had a full covid-level house - there was a reason for that

Taste Oct 18 Turtle Jack's

By Michele Bogle October 21st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ONTARIO Originating in Ontario in 1992, two of Turtle Jack’s franchised locations are conveniently located at either end […]

Paradiso: a Neapolitan Cuisine destination that rarely disappoints


By Michele Bogle October 20, 2020 BURLINGTON, ONTARIO Without going into an extended history lesson on Neapolitan Cuisine, suffice it to note that its cuisine […]

Council gets an in-depth look at what the Planning department has to manage in the next couple of years

Site Planning co-coordinator Jamie Tellier explans what is going to be built whereon the JBMH campus.

By Pepper Parr October 21st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   It was one heck of a meeting, delivered in a workshop format Angelo Bentivegna got to […]

The politics of COVID 19: it is reshaping our political world

No masks NZ

By Ray Rivers October 21st, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   COVID 19 is helping to reshape our political world. Nowhere was that better seen than in […]

No consensus on the re-development of the Waterfront Hotel site

Plan B page 3

By Pepper Parr October 20th. 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The owner of the hotel had plans to tear it down and rebuild closer to the […]

Tellier suggests that the Burlington business association get in bed with the one in Aldershot.

By Pepper Parr October 20th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   During the lengthy and very detailed report on Planning Department plans going forward given by Interim […]

Who called whom: getting Brock to decide on Burlington

Annita Cassidy Hoey retirement

By Pepper Parr October 20th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   When the city announced it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (documents that are worth almost […]

Brock University to move its facility from Hamilton to Burlington - location yet to be determined.

Brock logo

By Staff October 20th. 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Brock University has announced it will relocate its current Hamilton campus to a more accessible location in […]

Remembrance at Cenotaph to be virtual

Remembrance reviewing stand

By Staff October 20th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON The city administration along with the Legion has announced that the 2020 Remembrance Day ceremony is going virtual […]

81 year old male killed while trying to cross Mapleview early this morning

By Staff October 19th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   An 81 year old male from Burlington was crossing Maple Ave mid-block when he was struck by […]

The Medical Officer of Health has written us all a letter

Dr Meghani at news conference Hamilton

October 19th, 2020 Dr. Hamidah Meghani, Halton Region Medical Officer of Health To the Halton community: Cases of COVID-19 continue to rise in Halton and […]

Recreation department want to take a deep look at what more can be done at Tayandaga

Tyandaga golf course aerial

By Staff October 18th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Tyandaga – the city owned golf course in the west end of the city – could be […]

When an intimate relationship breaks down – things get very ugly and people are hurt

violence intimate

By Staff October 18th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   When an intimate relationship breaks down – things get very ugly and people are hurt. The Regional […]

Use of city sports facilities is on pause until further notice

Is this to be "home" for anyone in Burlington on Christmas Day?

By Staff October 17th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   As of Oct. 17, 2020 the city is “ Pausing all Burlington City-run indoor fitness classes for […]

Some got $2500, others less - total of 124,000. distributed to the retail and hospitality sector to keep the public safe

Post promise

By Staff October 17th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The small “main street” retail operations, especially the hospitality sector have been badly hurt by the restrictions […]

Local trucking company gets Carrier of the Year award from two major brands: Coca Cola and P&G recognize Fluke Transport

Fluke CocaCola

By Pepper Parr October 17th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   What does a local trucking company with a name that catches your eye do as it […]

Will the Mayor's ammendments become an issue should the Official Plan get to LPAT ?

Meed Ward style

By Pepper Parr October 16th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   At some point we will learn that the endorsed version of the most recent Official Plan […]