Sometimes they have to hit you with a 2 x 4 - Ouch!

By Pepper Parr July 2, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Maybe I slept in a little longer than I should have this morning, after a long, fun […]

Performing Arts Centre plans to make space on its Main Stage for growing talent - application deadline is July 24!

By Staff July 2, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The Burlington Performing Arts Centre has created a new feature: the Lobby Showcase. Auditions are being held on […]

Celebrating Canada Day in Burlington was the ‘Best Day Ever’.

By Guida Feliz July 2, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON This year I decided to celebrate Canada Day in Burlington. On my way to the city I […]

Burlington Bandits lose a tight one to Hamilton Cardinals: 2-1

By Justin Lethbridge June 30, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Right up until the last hit of the game, it looked like the Burlington Bandits were going […]

Community Foundation brings their Disaster Relief Fund drive to a close - 38 of the 310 claims were denied; $2.7 million distributed

By Pepper Parr June 30th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The Burlington Community Foundation got a call on the 5th of August from the Mayor – saying […]

What does $50 million of red tape look like? Provincial government has saved us a bundle by using less of the stuff.

By Staff June 30th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON What does $50 million worth of red tape look like? If you’ve ever had to fill informs for […]

Police issue an advisory on cell phone thefts after two robberies take place hours apart in south west part of the city.

By Pepper Parr June 30th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The brazen theft of cell phones from people walking the streets of Burlington has resulted in the […]

Sport Field Status - grounds in D3 at Ireland are iffy

By Staff June 30th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON All Sport Fields are currently open. Please note: Ireland D3 outfield continues to experience wet patches. If inclement […]

Cell Phone Robbery Incidents Connected in South East Burlington

By Staff June 30th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON With the shooting death of an 18 year old in London Ontario over a cell phone – the […]

Dennison OMB hearing ends after two days - decision expected in a couple of months.

By Pepper Parr June 30, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON   Ward 4 Councillor Jack Dennison Jack Dennison had his hearing before the Ontario Municipal Board earlier […]

SHOWTIMES for CineStarz from July 2 to 9 , 2015

Show times for Cine Starz at Upper Canada Place 460 Brant Street Burlington On.     SHOWTIMES July 2 to 9 , 2015 ME AND […]

City and two of its unions reach a tentative agreement

By Staff June 29, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The city and two of its unions have reached a tentative agreement which will, if ratified by the […]

Sport Field Closures - Monday, June 29, 2015

By Staff June 29, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON For Monday, June 29, 2015 just the one sports field is closed: Ireland D3 The Gazette publishes updates […]

Weekend rain did serious damage to new plantings in the Beachway.

By Staff June 29, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Hundreds of tree saplings were planted in the Beachway just a few weeks ago – details on the […]

City email service experiencing some difficulty. Time to bring in the Town Crier

By Staff June 29, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Burlington’s Town Crier The city is experiencing some difficulties with its email service – they’ve been working on […]

Conservation Halton celebrates its environmentalists with an awards night in Milton.

By Staff June 28, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON We talk about the jewels that make this city what it is – that Escarpment to the north […]

Board of education settles down for their summer routine which includes finding a new Director of Education.

By Walter Byj June 29th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON School is out for the summer; both the students and the trustees will return in September. The […]

Strike against the city and the transit system are now distinct possibilities - picket lines around city hall?

By Staff June 27, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON City manager James Ridge wants union workers to understand the issues before the walk off their jobs. In […]

Vince Fiorito; a man with a mission - to clean up Sheldon Creek and keep it clean.

By Pepper Parr June 29th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Vince Fiorito teaches and instructs people in the arcane science of information technology. He knows all about […]

How big a difference can the tools designers use make on what eventually gets built? A surprising difference

By James Smith June 28, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Can a tool change the world? What about a tool to change Burlington? Marshal McLuhan said, “We […]