School board puts a new schedule for French immersion before the public - trustees get less than five days notice of a major shift.

By Pepper Parr May 30th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON In a daily newspaper report Halton District school board chair Kelly Amos said she was only made […]

Half a million dollars worth of vehicle sitting in the police pound for seven days - owners charged with stunt driving.

By Staff May 29, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Maybe they took a taxi home or perhaps the police took them to the local station and booked […]

Bandits lose their game in a 10th inning play.

By Staff May 28, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON In Burlington, the Bandits forced extra innings with a ninth inning run before the Barrie Baycats scored in […]

What do they do with all the funds raised? Plenty!

By Pepper Parr May 28, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The annual Art Sale raises a lot of money. As an event is draws a piece of […]

48th Highlanders of Holland, Pipes and Drums will perform a concert in Civic Square May 31st.

By Staff May 27, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON If you’re Dutch – you already know about this event. Lead piper of the Dutch 48th Highlanders who […]

New gas station to open - will they use Burlington or Hamilton prices?

By Staff May 27th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON There is a new gas station opening up in the west end of Aldershot – about as close […]

Male arrested for child luring was impersonating a well known local performer.

By Staff May 27th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON Halton Regional Police have arrested a 24-year-old male in connection with child luring and child pornography offences. David […]

Aldershot arena now open - finally.

By Staff May 27, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON Aldershot Arena has now reopened for scheduled rentals and programs. The arena was closed on April 22 to […]

Rivers takes on Rex - will we never get to read Rivers again - all about hot air.

By Ray Rivers May 27th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON A significant document that few have actually read. CBC and National Post political contributor Rex Murphy rants […]

Region begins the process of protecting the public from West Nile virus.

By Staff May 27th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON The pests will be back soon – mosquitos. That bite is a quite a bit bigger than most […]

Fun, food and a chance to support those who need help - Canadian Tire's Jumpstart this Saturday.

By Staff May 27, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON What is it like to make a significant difference to the lives of more than 1000 children? Tomorrow, […]

Bandits in Brantford on Friday and home to the Barrie Baycats on Saturday - 1:00 pm

By Staff May 27th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The Kitchener Panthers are on a winning streak – they pounded out 17 hits en route to a […]

99 pieces of art to get up - and not that much time to complete the task - art sale begins on the 29th

By Pepper Parr May 26th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The line of the song went – “There are 99 bottles of beer on the wall” – […]

Male arrested after feeling from a bank - police call in the canine unit - catch the suspect fleeing on a bike he had stolen.

By Staff May 26th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON On May 25th 2016 at approximately 2:32 PM, police responded to the Royal Bank at 2025 William O’Connell […]

Melodia comes down - makes way for a bigger Saxony with a slightly different design.

By Pepper Parr May 26, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON There are a number of tall construction cranes in the downtown core and at the edges of […]

Is the public taking to the new parking meters?

By Pepper Parr May 26th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON The parking meters have been in place for a couple of weeks – but these two walkers […]

30 local schools win bike racks in contest sponsored by the people who run the GO trains

By Staff May 26, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON More than 30 local schools across the city have signed up to participate in Bike to School Week, […]

Canada road safety week in Halton - not one fatality. There are still drivers thinking they can text and drive - and the drunks and drug nuts are still out there.

By Staff May 25th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON During the period of May 17-23, uniform and plainclothes officers from across all areas of the Halton Regional […]

Eye in the sky - the pier on a holiday weekend.

By Staff May 25, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON What did you do on the holiday weekend? Some people took in the pier. How many? Not as […]

MP for Oakville North Burlington finally opens her constituency office

By Pepper Parr May 25, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Pam Damoff officially opened her office today and invited constituents to check out the place and […]