City is now in the healthier youth business - using $1.1 million of provincial money to get the under 12 set from behind screens

By Pepper Parr October 19, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Denise Beard is pumped. Denise Beard, Manager of xxx for the city heads up a provincially funded […]

Gallery 2 gets off to a fine start: Anne More and Cheryl Miles Goldring bring a new art destination to the city

By Pepper Parr October 19th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON When Teresa Seaton opened her Stained Glass studio on Spring Garden Road a couple of years ago, […]

Election date - make it count.

By Staff October 19th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON There is just one per person and the price paid to make this available to you was measured […]

Council finds the city manager’s Work Plan a little on the ambitious side and lacking prioritization.

By Pepper Parr October 17, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The Work Plan City Manager James Ridge put before city council is certainly an ambitious document – […]

City managers work plan has depth and detail - is it too ambitious?

By Pepper Parr October 16, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Let’s dig a little deeper into the Work Plan city manager James Ridge presented to a Standing […]

Three people are going to represent the city in Ottawa - who are they and where are those three races going?

By Pepper Parr October 17th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The city is represented by three MP’s in the House of Commons. Lisa Raitt represents Milton, which […]

Police recover what they believe to be murder weapon at Guelph Line residence.

By Staff October 17, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Halton Regional Police have concluded their investigation at the scene on Guelph Line at approximately 9:30 this morning, […]

Rivers tells where he is going: voters now need to decide where they want to go. A tough race with a lot of people taking different positions.

By Ray Rivers October 16, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The natural order of things has been restored. Tom Mulcair and his NDP were the team to […]

Police charge Robert Nagel with the murder of his 62 year old father Wesley Nagel

By Staff October 16, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Police have completed their investigation of the murder of a male at a residence on Guelph line which […]

Developer takes his story to the market and makes a compelling case for his building - thick on enticing words - thin on a lot of the facts.

By Staff October 16, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Burlington residents might have strong views on how their city should be grown – but there is a […]

What do the national polls say about how Burlington residents will vote?

By Pepper Parr October 16, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The Gazette will publish profiles on the leading candidates in each of the three constituencies that Burlington […]

Charged with two counts of fraud Beth Michaud makes it to the Friday Fugitive list for a second time.

By Staff October 16, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Halton Police are looking for Beth MICHAUD; she is the week 26 Fugitive Friday. In April 2015, the […]

Murder at a Guelph Line home - name of the deceased being held until next of kin notified.

By Staff October 16, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON It is when the calls come in during the dark of night that police know there is a […]

700 tulips planted in Dutch-Canadian Friendship Garden - Trinity Christian school students take part.

By Staff October 15, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON 700 tulip bulbs were planted today in Apeldoorn Park’s Dutch-Canadian Friendship Garden with the help of Trinity Christian […]

Jimmy Zereneh brings joltin java to Brant Street - Tamp Coffee expands

By Staff October 15, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Keeping Burlington’s down town core vital and vibrant just got a major boost. Jimmy Zereneh who runs the […]

Highly rated child psychiatrist to speak to educators and parents about raising children in a wired world.

By Staff October 15th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Better late than never – I suppose. The Halton District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) announced that […]

City snags a planner from the Niagara Region: Mary Lou Tanner to head up Planning for the city.

By Pepper Parr October 15, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON It took a while but after a solid search and some internal wrangling to determine how much […]

City manager puts his cards on the table: council doesn't say all that much publicly.

By Pepper Parr October 14, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON City manager James Ridge today told city council what he is going to do for the big […]

Parking to get a very serious review: what do we have - what do we need? Consultants being hired.

By Pepper Parr October 15th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Parking – that bug bear for almost everyone with a vehicle – is getting a close look […]

Police holding their second firearms amnesty - they took 180 weapons off the streets during the first amnesty.

By Pepper Parr October 15th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Have the Regional Police come to the conclusion that if the public hasn’t used their weapons to […]