Federal government does the Right Thing with the stand taken on gay athletes.

  April 21, 2013 By Ray Rivers BURLINGTON, ON. Last June, the Russian parliament unanimously passed a law that criminalizes “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations […]

Stela is unpacking – getting her new place spiffed up and ready for guests. The whole family will be coming over on the weekend.

    August 20, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. Stela is in town. She arrived late last night and slept in for a bit […]

BurlingtonGreen facing stiff competition for $100,000 contest prize; they need your support.

August 21, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. It is going to be a challenge for the BurlingtonGreen people. They got chosen as the […]

6500 people stroll Beachway Park while families build their sand castle creations.

August 20, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. The city announced the winner of the sand castle contest – an event that drew more contestants […]

It all had to start somewhere – and this is how the Alton Village got started

    Part 1 of a 5 part series. August 19, 2013 By Gordana Liddell BURLINGTON, ON. Whenever I walk through a forest, I try […]

Film Festival planned for 2014 – Art centre to host the event.

    August 19, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. As we get ready to move into September those of us who love film organize our […]

BurlingtonGreen one of five groups in the run for part of $100,000 – but YOU have to vote.

    August 19, 2013 By Staff. BURLINGTON, ON. This is the time to get the clicker – no, not the TV remote – that […]

Spencer Smith part of the Children’s Festival had a great turnout – great weather as well.

August 18, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. Burlington’s Children Festival is a two-day event. The first at Beachway Park takes place at the water’s […]

Perfect weather, great program, hardly a hitch. Maybe a bit of sun burn for a few.

August 19, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. They have been holding the event every year for the past 20 years. It’s a two-day event, […]

This time next week Stella will have moved in and the welcome party will have taken place.

August 19, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. Stella is moving from New Brunswick to the corner of Locust and Elgin, perched on the […]

It was a game worth watching – the Bandits brought home six runs – the London Majors brought in nine.

August 17, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, O. Scott Robertson, owner of the Burlington Bandits, did say there would be a comeback, as people […]

Paletta Mansion is expected to get an new operator in the New Year. These guys are not going to be selling hot dogs over there.

August 17, 2013. By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. The city, finally, put out a media release on the renting of the Paletta Mansion to […]

Police seize Cocaine, Cannabis, Marihuana and Cannabis Resin in a tonier part of town where issue is usually keeping bikes off road.

By Staff. August 17, 2013 BURLINGTON, ON. It was a knock on the door that wasn’t welcomed but for police in the Integrated Drug, […]

Mini beach at foot of Brant is safe but the Beachway isn’t – what a bummer.

By Staff August 15, 2013 BURLINGTON, ON. It is usually the foot of Brant Street that has the high E.coli count but this weekend […]

Two perfect days for families and children – all on the waterfront and all FREE.

By Staff August 15, 2013 BURLINGTON, ON. Burlington’s Annual Children’s Festival, now celebrating its 20th year is a festival that’s all about kids having […]

Heard around town: A cabal wanting to fix city hall?

By Pepper Parr August 15, 2013. BURLINGTON, ON. Two people had a chat one evening. It came about when one of the two telephoned […]

Four miscreant Senators seriosly damage reputation of Canadian Senate; is it time to get rid of it – can we?

By Ray Rivers. August 15th, 2013 BURLINGTON, ON. Still in the news and not going away. Senator Wallin blew all the goodwill she earned […]

Town Crier places 11th – shares the spot with five others: how did he do that?

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. August 15th, 2013 Our Town Crier, Dave Vollick, took himself to Kingston recently to compete with Criers from around the […]

Hula hoops – and those Magic Moments – Connie Smith didn’t quite make it.

    By Pepper Parr, BURLINGTON, ON. August 13th, 2013. All the committees were in place, the organizational part of the This Magic Moment events […]

Lions get behind the drive to raise part of the $60 million for hospital redevelopment and expansion.

    By Staff. BURLINGTON, ON. August 14, 2013. Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation inched itself a little closer to their $60 million goal to complete […]