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 […]

Food Bank presented with close to $70,000 from the Burlington Tim Hortons operations

The 70k cookie

By Staff October 16th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Guaranteed to be the biggest fundraiser of the year at the Burlington Food Bank. Can’t thank Tim […]

Mayor and MP McKenna would rather the good folks from Peel stay in Peel

covid virus

By Pepper Parr October 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Mayor Marianne Meed Ward cozying up to MPP Jane McKenna – there’s a picture you won’t […]

Barra Fion’s: Spanish inspired tapas restaurant, part of the Taste of Burlington

Michele Bogle October 15, 2020 BURLINGTON, ONTARIO Barra Fion’s Pre-Fixe Taste of Burlington menu boasts seven appetizers and five delicious-sounding entrees to choose from. With […]

Thefts from unlocked vehicles in driveways south of the QEW have increased: Police saying Lock it or Lose it

HRPS crest

By Staff October 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Residents in southern Burlington – south of the QEW, are reported to be getting a little sloppy […]

Food bank misses the annual Gift of Giving Back food delivery

Gift of Giving back logo - 10th

By Staff October 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The relationship between the Food Bank and the Gift of Giving Back people grew much stronger this […]

Artists find a way to support the hospitality sector.

Soup - bowls on the trolly

By Staff October 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington’s favourite fundraiser is back… social distance style! Individually hand crafted bowls done by artizans across the […]

What is it that determines when a member of council should declare a conflict of interest?

Meed ward looking askance

By Pepper Parr October 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Every time the development at the top of Clearview Street in Aldershot comes up Ward 1 […]

Virtual pre-consultation for major Brant Street development.

Molinaro Brant and Ghent

By Staff October 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The virtual Pre-consultation for the Molinaro development proposed for the Brant and Ghent intersection will take place […]

Interesting Facts About the Canadian Online Gambling Industry

graphic Clair Ward

By Clair Ward October 15th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The online gambling ecosystem in Canada is seen by many as the future of the broader […]

A delay in getting that new version (the endorsed one) of the Official Plan to the Region - wonder why?

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By Pepper Parr October 14th, 2020 Grow Bold went out of favour. BURLINGTON, ON   A source in the city communications department told us that: […]

Just what DID Heather say?

Red jacket at city hall

By Pepper Parr October 14th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Just what DID Heather say during both the September 30th Standing Committee and the October 7th […]

Traffic restrictions on John and James for the installation of a construction crane

By Staff October 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   John Street between James Street and Maria Street will be closed on Thursday, October 15 and Friday, […]

Performing Arts Centre turns the stage lights on - very small audiences until province eases up on how many people can be in a theatre

Gord Downie

By Staff October 13th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   When the lock down was put in place Tammy Fox knew she had a problem – she […]