Mayor promises a meaningful answer as to why city council failed to vote on ADI development - six months after the event.

By Pepper Parr October 13, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Why is it so difficult to get answers out of city hall? Tom Muir wrote Ward 2 […]

The Week That Was - Oct 12, 2015 - an objective assessment of the Harper record shows increased national debt, higher unemployment and lower economic growth. By anyone’s measure that is a failure.

By Ray Rivers October 11, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Each week between now and the day we all vote, October 19th, Ray Rivers is going to […]

The installation of free WiFi at Millcroft Park to begin next week.

October 9, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Beginning October 13, construction will begin in Millcroft Park to install free Cogeco Wi-Fi. The construction and installation of […]

Two arrested for human trafficking: 11 charges laid against one of the two.

By Staff October 9, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The Human Trafficking and Vice Unit of the Halton Regional Police Service have arrested two individuals for trafficking […]

Tom Muir wants to know why the city missed a 180 day deadline on a major project opposed by almost everyone.

By Pepper Parr October 9, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Tom Muir is an Aldershot resident who takes what goes on in his community seriously – he […]

Burlington techies take to the internet and raise enough food contributions to provide 1500 Thanksgiving meals.

By Staff October 9, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON A company involved in determining what kind of advertising shows up on your computer screen when you are […]

Halton Police looking for Vezio CARDULLO; the Friday Fugitive.

By Staff October 9, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The Halton Regional Police have made a male suspected of accused breaking into lockers belonging to members of […]

Eight police services and two ministries nab 476 trucks thought to be unsafe: 35% of those stopped fail.

By Pepper Parr October 8, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The results of a two-day commercial vehicle (CMV) enforcement blitz held at the Mohawk Raceway in Milton […]

Fire department team up with Robert Bateman high school culinary class in a cook off that focused on good food and kitchen safety.

By Pepper Parr October 8th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Each year the Fire Department holds an Open House which Fire Chief Tony Bavota describes as a […]

Region sets up on line immunization reporting service.

By Staff October 7, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The Regional Health office is making it easier for parents to advise the health office that their children […]

City is looking for keen minds and energetic people to sit on advisory committees - holding a show and tell for anyone interested.

By Staff October 7, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON There are occasions when the city does listen to the people who pay the freight. Not as often […]

Deaths due to accidents on highways during holidays often involve children: Operation Impact is going to work at reducing the number of accidents.

By Staff October 7, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Some of the most horrific highway accidents take place on holiday weekends – that’s when families are in […]

City goes soft on the ADI sign infraction - prefers to work things out rather than fine or order the sign size be made to comply with the bylaw.

By Pepper Parr October 6th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Was it a sign, a fence or hoarding around a construction site. City lawyers say this is […]

University woman sponsor a boisterous discussion with federal election candidates

By Pepper Parr October 6th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Holding a discussion between candidates running for public office needs a public audience and the Canadian Federation […]

CineStarz - Showtimes: Week of Friday, October 09, 2015 through Thursday, October 15, 2015

Ciné-Starz Upper Canada Place, Burlington, ON Burlington, ON L7R 4B6   Week of Friday, October 09, 2015 through Thursday, October 15, 2015 The Perfect Guy […]

The woman in his life spoke in a way that is seldom celebrated so publicly. It was a simple, almost brazen declaration of love for Mikey - recipient of the Diabetes Association volunteer of the year.

By Pepper Parr October 5, 2015 BURLINGTON,ON It was a small event, scheduled to run for just over half an hour – it ran for […]

Summer school enrollment increases in public secondary schools - grew by 15%

By Walter Byj October 5th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Secondary summer school continues to grow in popularity. At a recent Halton District School Board (HDSB) meeting […]

Bylaw prohibits feeding of wild animals - including coyotes - does not go into effect for one year. City wants to educate people particularly around Fairchild Park.

By Staff October 5, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON At its meeting on Sept. 28, Burlington City Council approved a new bylaw prohibiting the feeding of wild […]

Former Progressive Conservative Premier of Newfoundland claims Prime Ministers comments on woman wearing a niqab during citizenship ceremonies borders on being racist.

By Staff October 5th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The views of political personalities on issues that are critical to the social well being of the country […]

Chamber of Commerce election discussion was civilized and informative; being broadcast on Cogeco Cable.

By Pepper Parr October 5th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON It was billed as a discussion and not a debate – and it was a good solid […]