Finally, a permit has been approved and New City Park development can begin – again.

By Staff Burlington, On – April 11, 2011 – Finally, the City of Burlington received notice that the development permit conditionally approved by the Niagara […]

Coming in second isn’t in the play book Brierley reads from. A lot is going to depend on how her leader does on Tuesday.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 11, 2011 – She came out of the gate quickly. “My name” she said “is Alyssa Brierley, and I […]

They are getting – silver Porsche car-jacked north of Burlington.

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON April 8, 2010 – The driver of a car saw flashing blue lights in his rear view mirror and pulled over […]

Halton Board names new school after Citizen of the Year, the late John Boich.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 8, 2011 – It is a lovely school John. Pretty big too and construction is coming along just fine. […]

Wallace takes to the streets of Burlington – asking to be re-elected the House of Commons – for a third time.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 8, 2011 – Burlington MP, Mike Wallace is casually dressed and ready to do his door-to-door thing to get […]

Big time baseball comes to Burlington. League that develops players for the major leagues setting up in Burlington.

By Staff The crack of the bat and all eyes follow the ball. Is it a pop fly or a bouncy grounder and did […]

Budget making for Burlington takes longer than baby making. And there isn’t any “oh, how lovely” to a budget

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 5, 2011 – After sitting on a padded bench for three days, two of them back to back, Acting […]

Tax increase of less than 1%, staff levels frozen and pay increases held to about 2.75% Sharman feels he won.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 4, 2011 – Paul Sharman, the guy who fist put the 0% tax increase on the table, says he […]

Waterfront design competition stopped at Council budget committee. Meed Ward fails to deliver, Craven scuttles a good idea.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 4, 2011 – It was an idea that former Toronto Mayor David Crombie (The Tiny Perfect One) put to […]

Secret slush fund used by all council members; un-audited and controlled by senior, senior staff member.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 1, 2011 – The investigative reporting team at Our Burlington has uncovered a slush fund at city hall that […]

Artists going to have to get very creative to make $12,000 cover $65,000 in expenses.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 4, 2011 – They came in looking for $65,000. to stay alive, said they could settle for $40,000.and got […]

Sunshine and lollipops and throw in some roses. The cost of running the city.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON April 1, 2011 – The province of Ontario requires all publicly funded organizations to reveal the names of all those […]

It looks as if it’s on – but with these guys – you’re never sure.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON March 31, 2011 – Nobody particularly likes the guy, few trust him but he’s the front man for Mid Week […]

What’s next for us? A Walk of Fame perhaps? – I think we’d settle for a Pier.

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON March 30, 2011 – This is really hard to believe but maybe they didn’t know about the “mistake on the Lake”. […]

On a very bright sunny day, in June of 2013, the parade will lead us all out onto the Pier. It’s going to happen.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON March 31, 2011 – They are about to book the Burlington Teen Tour Band for sometime in June of 2013 […]

It is the stealthy that stay the course. And politics is a stealth game.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON March 30, 2011 – For those who are new to the business of running for elected office an election campaign […]

The wind in city staff sails may have shifted. And the hand on the tiller may not be as firm as we thought it was.

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON March 29, 2011 – It was a long, long, long day but your city council managed to approve its Capital […]

We’ve got $18 million ‘in the bank’ so the lights shouldn’t go out.

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON March 29, 2011 – It was certainly the shortest full City Council meeting in this term of office and is probably […]

Horses in the federal election race are lined up. Meet the people who want your vote.

By Staff Alyssa Brierley gets nominated by federal Liberals. BURLINGTON, ON March 28, 2011 – Except for the Greens, we now know who the Burlington […]

Just how does someone “steal” your identity”? They collect information about you.

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON March 28, 2011 – The internet has made it possible for us to communicate almost instantly with people we know and […]