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 […]

Residential re-sale prices brisk; up 17.7 % year over year.

By Staff June 27, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Gateway to the Millcroft community where average resale price was just under$1 million A few interesting observations – […]

Citizens will be signing the Book of Best Wishes for Prince George at the Brant Museum on Canada Day.

By Staff June 26, 2015 BURLINGTON,ON For the second year the citizens of Burlington will have an opportunity to sign a Book of Best wishes […]

City of Burlington Canada Day closing information

By Staff June 26, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON A number of Burlington city administrative services will be closed Wednesday, July 1 for Canada Day. City Hall: […]

Young Hamilton male wanted by both Hamilton and Halton Regional Police; what kind of a future does this 21 year old have?

By Staff June 26, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON It is week 10 for the Halton Regional Police “Fugitive Friday” initiative that has then asking for the […]

Ribfest to run for an additional day in September

By Staff June 26, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The return of Canada’s Largest Ribfest on Labour Day Weekend at Burlington’s Spencer Smith Park will be one […]

Politician sponsors a law that tells politicians how to govern themselves - and it gets passed. Rivers gives it a C

By Ray Rivers June 26, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON I have a friend who would like nothing better than to see all political parties banned. Representatives […]

Craven’s behavior gives a whole new definition to politicians being in bed with developers.

By Pepper June 26, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Some people in each community listen carefully, ask probing questions and trust their member of Council to keep […]

Saturday - 10 to 4 - Naked Artists take over the Art Gallery of Burlington.

By Staff June 24, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON WHAT: The Naked Craft Network is an international research project that brings together the best of contemporary Canadian […]

Community Living benefits from the 100 woman who care enough to write a cheque for $100 each

By Guida Feliz June 25, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Get The Word Out!! The 100 Women Who Care Burlington welcomes women of all ages to become […]

City's piggy bank is pretty full - nice fat reserves keep the Councillors happy - happy enough to reduce taxes?

By Pepper Parr June 22, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON At March 31, 2015 the total balances of all the reserve funds amounted to $146.0 million, which […]

Aldershot residents get an up close look at Masonry Court project - "not very imaginative" was one comment.

By Pepper Parr June 25th 2015 BURLINGTON, ON They are different in Aldershot – a little rougher at the edges; less pretence to these people. […]

Free movie at Emerson Park marks the beginning of schools out

By Staff June 25, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON School is out – and the kids will be around the house and perhaps underfoot for the next […]

CineStarz show times for June 26-July 2nd

Cine Starz Upper Canada Place 460 Brant Street WWW CINESTARZ.CA SHOWTIMES June 26 to July 2, 2015 PITCH PERFECT2 PG Friday 1:15 7:20 9:30 Sat […]

Dennison says no to Cadillac class sidewalk in parks but runs up a biggy biggy legal bill for the taxpayers to pick up

By Pepper Parr June 23, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Perhaps it was an attempt to make up for the expense the city is incurring during the […]

Halton school chooses Arrow as the name of newest Police Service Dog, Milton grade 4 class came up with the name.

By Staff June 23, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The Tweets and online votes have been tallied, and the community’s response was overwhelming. The Halton Regional Police […]

Tim Hortons coughs up some cash - allows city to offer free Movies Under the Stars

By Staff June 23, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The City is inviting residents to enjoy free movies under the stars, presented by Tim Hortons, every Thursday […]