Rickli sculpture unveiled at the Art Gallery - donated by Dan Lawrie.

By Pepper Parr October 1, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON It was supposed to be a big surprise – and for many it was. The unveiling of […]

Transit detours this Sunday Oct. 4 during CIBC Run for the Cure – Routes 3, 4 and 10

By Staff September 30th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Detours will be in effect for Routes 3, 4 and 10 from approximately 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. […]

United Way gets out into the community and focuses on fund raising events - 164,000 lives are impacted as a result of a successful campaign.

By Staff September 30th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON As the city moves into October United Way volunteers in Burlington and Greater Hamilton will be hosting events […]

A weekend of Fast Pitch at Sherwood Forest park - second best if you don't have Blue Jays tickets

By Staff September 30, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON If you enjoy fast paced, high scoring baseball games in October, the End of Season Fastpitch Tournament is […]

Hydro cuts the ribbon on a micro co-generation turbine that has the potential to contribute significantly to the city's Community Energy Plan

By Pepper Parr September 30th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Standing in rain that would not stop – some sixty people involved in the electrical generation business […]

Service disruptions to city's online and phone services beginning 5 p.m., Friday, Oct. 2 through to about mid-day on Saturday the 3rd

By Staff September 30, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON City Hall will be getting some upgrades to the electrical system which will result in a number of […]

City announces names of artists who will create public art in each ward of the city.

By Staff September 30, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The City of Burlington, through its Public Art Program, has announced six local artists who have been selected […]

Is there an Arts Council in the city's future? Should there be one? Does anyone care?

By Pepper Parr September 30, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON We used to refer to the group that have organized themselves as an Art Collective – ACCOB […]

For dedicated and addicted tweeters - this is for you. Regional police will satisfy your craving for tweets

By Staff September 29, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON If you are a tweeter – I mean a full time addicted tweeter – then this is for […]

City re-launches neighbourhood ice rink program: are they expecting another cold winter?

By Pepper Parr September 29, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The Parks and Recreation department has decided to re-launch of the neighbourhood rink program for winter 2015/16. […]

Mayor is in China: Lancaster serves as deputy Mayor - loves the job and her Mother approves.

By Pepper Parr September 29, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON “Oh yes, you do that” was the comment from Ward 6 Councillor Blair Lancaster who was serving […]

CineStarz: Showtimes Week of Friday, October 02, 2015 through Thursday, October 08, 2015

Ciné-Starz Upper Canada Place, Burlington, ON Burlington, ON L7R 4B6 Showtimes Week of Friday, October 02, 2015 through Thursday, October 08, 2015 The Perfect […]

Halton Police Board announces two new Deputy Chiefs of Police; both hired from within the service.

By Staff September 28, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Police Services Board Chair, Oakville Mayor R. Burton announced today that two Halton Superintendents were selected as the […]

Liberal candidate wonders where Mike Wallace is on the US Steel attempt to have pension benefits cut back for steelworkers who live in Burlington.

By Staff September 28, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The U.S. Steel request to be relieved from paying pension supplements and health benefits to retired Hamilton-area steelworkers […]

Burlington Man Arrested and Charged with Sexual Assault after 17 year old accepts a ride home from a tanning salon

By Staff September 28, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Halton Regional Police have concluded an investigation and have charged a Burlington man with sexual assault. On Wednesday […]

ADI Development markets another project that has yet to be approved: Masonry Court project to be called Station West.

By Pepper Parr September 28, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Have we seen this before or as the late Yogi Berra put it – “It’s like deja-vu, […]

Special Investigations Unit (SIU) Attending Incident at Burloak Dr and QEW

By Staff September 28, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Halton Regional Police responded to a report of a distraught female that led officers to the Burloak Drive […]

Cheating to win an election seems to be a curse that befalls all political parties once they are in power - it is the voters that lose when that trust is betrayed.

By Ray Rivers September 28, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Ray Rivers has been writing a column on political issues in the province and across the country. […]

Library will take food to cover your outstanding fines - if you don't take this deal - they want to put you into collection.

By Staff September 27, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON For just one week (October 18th to 24th) during Ontario Public Library Week, you can pay outstanding fines […]

Hospital construction now at level 4 - live camera lets you look at the work being done any time of day.

By Pepper Parr September 26, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON It takes the EllisDon Construction Team an average of three weeks to pour concrete and form the […]