More cracks in Ford’s Greenbelt narrative as new evidence comes to light

By Staff January 29th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   It was not a good week for Premier Ford. The Greenbelt scandal is the kind of thing […]

Big numbers; few shovels in the ground - Mayor blames the developers

By Staff January 29, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Speaking before the Standing Committee on Heritage, Infrastructure and Cultural Policy earlier this month Mayor Meed Ward […]

Is Bonnie Crombie eyeing the provincial seat in Milton - a riding that includes part of northern Burlington.

By Pepper Parr January 28th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Parm Gill, the Conservative member of the provincial legislature has resigned and announced that he will […]

Climate change is international and at the same time very very local

By Pepper Parr January 28th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON First in a series In August 2022 Public Service Canada published a lengthy report on Flood Insurance […]

Canada ranks as highest world wide in Medially Assisted Deaths

By Staff January 28th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   The number of Canadians ending their lives through medically assisted death (MAID) has grown at a speed […]

Burlington Tories have alerted their membership - get ready for a candidate nomination meeting

By Staff January 27th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Do the federal Conservatives in Burlington know something the rest of us don’t know? They have put […]

Boards of Education sponsoring information session on human trafficking

By Staff January 26th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Something that has been needed for some time. In a collaborative effort, the Halton District School Board […]

Probably the most colourfull birdhouse ever put out in a back yard

By Staff January 26th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   This appeared in Burlington Together, a Facebook page that helps people looking fr information and help solving […]

Dragons' Den is auditioning Entrepreneurs with the next great idea

By Staff January 26th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   The CBC’s hit television show DRAGONS’ DEN is hosting open auditions in Toronto, looking for the next […]

Passionate photographer wins a small local contest with a picture that captures part of the Bronte waterfront.

By Staff January 26th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Thousands of people are amateur photographers – when your cell phone is a camera it is so […]

Free delivery from The Beer Store to your door - end February 8th

By Staff January 25th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON This is going to be an offer hard to take a pass on. The Beer Store is pleased […]

Karina Gould delivers a health baby girl who will be called Taya

By Pepper Parr January 25th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   It certainly is a photo op that we are proud to publish. On January 23, 2024, […]

City Manager at a quarter of a million a year is now looking into the public toilet problem.

By Pepper Parr January 25th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Progress – I guess. Those washrooms in the John Street Transit Terminal – the ones the […]

Day of Reckoning for hockey heros - five players to be finger printed, mug shots taken when they are arrested

By Pepper Parr January 25th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION Five hockey players who were part of Team Canada’s 2018 squad that won gold at the […]

Short notice for artists - surprise notice on what city hall plans to do with Civic Aquare

By Pepper Parr January 25th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   If I were a local artist – I would be ticked at this notice. Less than […]

Scott Stewart hangs up his spurs at Guelph CAO

By Pepper Parr January 25th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON He could have been one of the best city managers Burlington ever had but after two attempts […]

Flood alert - that snow is going to melt at some point - keep the kids away from the creeks

By Staff January 24th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Water levels in watershed creeks will rise significantly during the weekend. Caution around the edges of creeks […]

Another destination for PLAY flying to Croatia out of Hamilton International

By Staff January 24th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   The Hamilton International Airport keeps adding destinations to the locations the several airlines that include Hamilton in […]

The Land Acknowledgement or As You Like It coming to the Performing Arts Centre

By Staff January 24th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   The critical acclaim was very good – now Burlingtonians will get a chance to decide for themselves. […]

Millcroft Greenspace Alliance questions the city's commitment to the OLT process

By Pepper Parr January 23rd, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   The issue is urban flooding. Millcroft Greenspace Alliance (“MGA”) makes that point very clear when they […]