Ontario Funds Combatting Islamophobia in Schools

By Staff June 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Ontario government is investing in a plan to counter Islamophobia and ensure classrooms are free from […]

Rivers: Canada Day is a Time for Reflection

When a war between nations is lost The loser, we know, pays the cost But even when Germany fell to your hands Consider dear […]

Step Two of Reopen plans effective June 30th

By Staff June 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Finally, we are moving into Step Two of the Roadmap to Reopen. In this step there are […]

Tim Commisso and Brian Dean: one a neat freak the other a hot mess - catch them in a virtual production of The Odd Couple

By Staff June 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington may not be ready for this. City Manager Tim Commisso, he who dances in the streets […]

Sound of Music - Live on Line on Canada Day

By Staff June 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Everyone in the entertainment business has had to pivot and find a way to get their show […]

Coping with Covid: Free Workshop

By Staff June 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It has been a long, long, long 18+ months; with vaccinations on the rise and covid cases […]

Donors encouraged to book and keep appointments to boost blood supply

By Staff June 28, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   There was a period of time when all elective surgery was put on hold. That made life […]

Mariam Manaa has been nominated - now the challenge - getting elected

By Pepper Parr June 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION Mariam Manaa Liberal candidate in the next provincial election The Liberals have nominated their candidate for […]

Manaa nominated as the Liberal candidate for Burlington - she will run against Jane McKenna when the election is called

By Staff June 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON There were some regrettable errors in the first version of this article, for which we apologize. Mariam Manaa […]

Planning for a federal election that isn't needed is well underway

By Pepper Parr June 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   If one follows main line media, the big guys in the bigger population centres, there is […]

Bottle drive a success - totals raised expected later in the day.

By Staff June 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   An early look at what Julie Neal and her crew of volunteers managed to pull from the […]

Update on hospital case load status

By Staff June 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Eric Vandewall Joseph Brant Hospital President and CEO Eric Vanderwall updates the community saying: “Since my […]

Washrooms in city hall will be open on the weekends

By Staff June 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The necessaries… Out for some exercise downtown? City hall will be open to the public for washroom […]

Major Bottle Drive on Saturday

By Staff June 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The plan is to make the event smooth sailing and safe! They are hoping that the weather […]

Public school board read into the record - the expectation is students will be in classrooms come September

By Pepper Parr June 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It has been a very difficult year for school boards across the province. Most of the […]

Grants available from Conservation Halton to reduce stormwater runoff

By Staff June 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Conservation Halton has a grant opportunity for residents and businesses interested in reducing stormwater runoff on their […]

Five Little Indians - a web cast on an important new book

By Staff June 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Given the attention the Indigenous issues have been getting this is an important event. (function(i,s,o,g,r,a,m){i[‘GoogleAnalyticsObject’]=r;i[r]=i[r]||function(){ (i[r].q=i[r].q||[]).push(arguments)},i[r].l=1*new Date();a=s.createElement(o), […]

Not for profit award goes to St Matthews for its food collection program

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Warmer, Wetter, Windier & Wilder Weather - what can we expect?

By Pepper Parr June 24, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   There is an organization that uses the acronym HEN – Halton Environmental Network. Earlier this week […]

How will Burlington benefit from new online casino laws ?

By Erin Quattro June 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON     When Premier Doug Ford won a majority in the Ontario legislature it was widely noted […]