Are there problems providing breakfast for school children? MP Gould gets scolded by the Breakfast Clubs of Canada

By Pepper Parr July 21st, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   We don’t hear about problems in ensuring that public school children are not properly fed a […]

Do the different departments at City Hall bother to talk to each other?

By Pepper Parr July 21st, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   On Tuesday of this week I sent a note to Blake Hurley, the newly minted City […]

Ireland House is the location for a series of Heritage Workshops

By Staff July 20, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Besides being a destination for events and running an active programs for young people the Burlington Museum […]

Learn how to harvest seeds from your garden this year - then use them next year. Free at the Public Library

By Staff July 20th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   You spent the time you needed to plant your garden and in the weeks ahead you will […]

If you are a Senior and want to use free transit you will need a Presto card

By Staff July 20th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   With all day free transit for seniors starting August 1st, people will need to get a Presto […]

Rob Bennett out as Managing Director of the Teen Tour Band

By Staff July 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Now I think we know what it is Council chose to discuss in a closed session of […]

Has the beginning of a shift in the way Council will work going forward begun - and are there new faces building a profile?

By Pepper Parr July 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION Let’s take a look at three women who are part of the Burlington political world. Mayor […]

Burlington Green looking for input on the shaping of their next five year Strategic Plan

By Staff July 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington Green has had a significant and important impact during the past 15 years. A rendering of […]

Skyway Bridge closures are longer than first reported - schedule is for most weekends through to mid August

By Staff July 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The work that has to be done on the Skyway Bridge is disrupting. Here is the latest […]

Where does the money go? Wherever it is needed - and the need is great

By Pepper Parr July 19th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   We wrote yesterday about taking part in the 2023-24 United Way Campaign for the Halton Hamilton […]

Gould takes to the podium at the United Nations

By Staff July 18th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington MP Karina Gould spoke today at the United Nations in New York. She was speaking about […]

Healthy Parks Healthy People - July 21st is a free day - move fast fast to reserve a space

By Staff July 18th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks, David Piccini, issued the following statement on Healthy Parks […]

A chance to go Nurdle Hunting - Burlington Green will tell you everything you needed to know

By Staff July 18th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   What’s a nurdle? And what do you do with it should you find one? Nurdles are small […]

Squeeze play - Auditor General has to retire September 3rd - any of the work she has done on the Greenbelt land swaps will go out the door with her

By Staff July 18th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The plans Premier Ford had to move lands out of the Greenbelt and replaced by lands he […]

Process to Authenticate Official Documents for International Use Simplified

By Staff July 18th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   This is an interesting service – good on the provincial government in making the service available. Fees […]

Jazz on the Patio. Another great line up for the 8th year

By Pepper Parr July 18th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON For those who want a bite to eat – Curb Side will be there.   It is […]

Ward 1 Pop-up in the Park – July 19, 2023

By Staff July 18th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Ward 1 Councillor Kelvin Galbraith is inviting his constituents to drop by LaSalle Park on Wednesday, July […]

Find 15 people to help you pull a 200,000 lbs Airbus 50 yards - be part of the United Way Kick Off Sept 16

By Pepper Parr July 18th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Healthy communities are places where people who need help are given the help they need. In […]

All it took was a Presto card to approve the 1989 Appleby Line; two tower (17 and 20 storeys) can now proceed

By Pepper Parr July 17th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   City Council went into a closed session July 11th and today released some of what was […]

It was a hard week for many - there are more of them ahead.

By Pepper Parr July 17th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION Most of us got through last week – but not everyone fared well. Mortgage rate increases […]