A Throne Speech that offers little might well be termed “Much Ado About Nothing”.

October 18, 2013 By Ray Rivers BURLINGTON, ON. If you have nothing new to say, then don’t say anything at all. The only new […]

“Cool” – school announcements not broadcast – tweeted to students instead. Hayden High is different.

October 16, 2013 By Milla Pickfield BURLINGTON, ON. New technology, new furniture, new teachers, and new students; everything about Hayden High is new! I […]

City council votes 6-1 to sell lakefront property. Public may never know what the selling price will be.

October 16, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. There was a meeting of the Waterfront Access Protection Advisory Committee (WAPAC) in late 2012 , […]

Fuel truck rolls over on Harvester Road – details sketchy.

UPDATED: October 14, 2013. By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. Halton Regional Police have been investigating a tractor-trailer rollover on Harvester Road between Appleby Line and […]

Will new data convince at least three council members to change their vote on the Water Street land sale?

October 14, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. James Ziegler, a 24 year resident of St. Paul Street was one of four people who […]

Air line security and knitting needles – is there a connection?

October 14, 2013 By Gordana Liddell BURLINGTON, ON. Travel has been different since the tragic attack on New York and Washington in September of […]

Is this a site for just a few or will it be retained for all? Citizens could be the ones to decide.

October 12, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. It usually comes down to the money – you sell what you have if things are […]

Hit and Run at Lakeside Plaza in east Burlington – female victim stable at trauma unit.

October 12, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. Police need more information to solve hit and run incident that took place Thursday afternoon when an […]

Is Canada finding it hard to stomach some of the Commonwealth members?

October 10th, 2013 By Ray Rivers BURLINGTON, ON. One thing for sure about civil war is that it is never that – civil. Whether […]

How city council managed to vote to sell waterfront lands and what some people want to do about that.

Part 2 of a two part article on the selling of waterfront property Part 1 Salt with Pepper – Opinion October 8, 2013 By […]

Moxie at its best – the guy has managed to fill the Performing Arts Centre and he isn’t even going to be on the stage.

October 10, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. If you hustle hard enough, if you promote and promote and promote marketing objectives can be met. […]

Why does your city council want to sell waterfront property rather than create a stunning lake front parkette?

A two part series on the selling of waterfront land owned by the city Part 1 Part 2 October 7, 2013 By Pepper Parr […]

Eat this, don’t eat that! Wow – all these rules. Will they make a difference?

October 8, 2013 By Dr. Jeremy Hayman BURLINGTON, ON. On the heels of my last submission on food as medicine and its real impact […]

Is your city council about to sell your birthright? Waterfront land just east of the downtown core may be sold.

Part one a two part report on the city selling waterfront property. Part 2 Salt with Pepper – Opinion October 5th, 2013 By Pepper […]

Grenade found in the ground in the Kerncliffe Park area found to be inert.

October 4, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. Just after 10:00 a.m., Saturday morning, a volunteer group doing maintenance in the area of Kerncliffe Park […]

Business is meeting people – meeting people is good business – both happening Thursday at BPAC

October 6th, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. Do you know where you are going to be at about 5:00 pm on Thursday October […]

Is the Prime Minister moving into gunslinger mode? Is Canada about to become a major arms manufacturer?

October 4, 2013 By Ray Rivers BURLINGTON, ON. Memorable leaders leave noteworthy accomplishments behind them. In the US ObamaCare will be that president’s legacy, […]

IKEA move in jeopardy? Getting all the paper work done is going to be a challenge. Is the province cooperating?

October 3, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. It is going to be a scramble to get all the paper work done in time […]

Friday is not a casual dress day for city’s legal department. Airpark court case to be heard Friday.

October 3rd, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. If you want to talk to people in the city’s legal department this week – do […]

Councillors forgot how to play nice – behave like a couple of alley cats.

REVISED There were errors in some of the data and facts in the original version which had to be confirmed. That took longer than expected. […]