Predicted rainfall has the potential to flood – caution advised. We can never tell what weather is going to do anymore – can we?

September 20th, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. These days you just never know – do you? Conservation Halton issued the following Watershed Conditions Statement […]

The cod fishery – gone; just gone. Left to whither to nothing while 30,000 workers lost their jobs.

September 20, 2013 By Ray Rivers. BURLINGTON, ON. They are romantic little fishing villages dotting the coastline of this Island province, the last to […]

It was one of the shortest cultural events the city has ever seen. Quite an impact. Watch for it again next year.

September 19, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. It was like one of those small things that you come across. An object you see […]

Inappropriate Touching of young girls on the rise. Second incident reported in the last ten days.

September 19, 2013 By staff BURLINGTON, ON. Earlier this week a 13-year-old Burlington girl was walking home on Palmer Drive near Newlands Crescent when […]

Fromer Toronto Mayor, David Crombie, has deep roots in Burlington area and is fond of the city, tries to bend our Mayor’s ear.

September 18, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. It was an event held at perhaps the most prestigious site in the city. It had […]

Late football season fundraiser at the new Wendell Clark’s on Brant Street – I was there for the food.

September 17, 2013 By Piper King Wendel Clarke opened up his new shop on Brant Street last week with a nod to the football […]

A slam and ten rooms – or is it ten rooms and a slam? Apparently there is No Vacancy. Culture in Burlington.

September 17, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. Last July the Burlington Slam Project celebrated five years of monthly poetry slams in this city. […]

This is the way it is supposed to work; United Way at the really local level.

September 17, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. At every game you would see him walking through the stands selling 50/50 tickets. There weren’t […]

Does the left hand know what right hand is doing? Enbridge donates $7,500 to Fire Department as city questions pipeline expansion.

September 17, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. Enbridge Pipelines turned over a cheque for $7500 to the Burlington Fire Department as part of […]

People who fully understand what community means to waterfront development in Burlington on Wednesday.

    September 17, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. At a time when Burlington’s city council struggles with what it wants to do with […]

1908 traffic offences – all in school safety zones; police chief shakes his head in disbelief.

September 16, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. Halton’s Chief of police must have shaken his head several times this morning when he signed off […]

Magic? – perhaps not but a good time for a good reason.

September 16, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. It was a decent event. The weather didn’t kill it; the organizers of the event did […]

Terry Fox Run exceeds both participation and financial goals met last year.

September 16, 2013 By Staff The Burlington Terry Fox Run took in over $72,000 which slightly ahead of last year. The final tally, won’t […]

BurlingtonGreen holds on to keep third place; Calgary threatened every day of the last week.

September 16, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. It boiled down to a battle for third place and BurlingtonGreen did everything they could to hold […]

Bicycle rider losses control of bike on Britannia Road, severe life threatening injuries.

September 16, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. Just after 5:00 pm, on Sunday, a 42-year-old Milton man was cycling down an incline on Britannia […]

The Terry Fox Run – the guy that started the event in Burlington watches quietly from the sidelines, pleased that this is its 33rd year.

September 15, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. He will stand there quietly, chat with some of his many friends as he looks over […]

Two people assaulted on Upper Middle Road by three males Friday night. All three fled in an SUV.

September 14, 2013 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. Three white males are being sought by police for an assault that took place on Upper Middle […]

City that claims to be the #1 place to live in the country wants you to vote to get the third place prize.

    September 14, 2015 By Staff BURLINGTON, ON. You could never say she was shy and this morning Michelle Bennett, BurlingtonGreen’s Program Coordinator, Go […]

Sunday will be a bright sunny day with a very good reason to get out for a RUN or a walk. Annual Terry Fox event.

    September 14, 2015 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. It wasn’t particularly good weather when Terry Fox dipped the end of his artificial leg […]

Not home yet – just getting cleaned up for the final journey back to where she belongs.

    September 12, 2013 By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON. After years of struggle. After battling a civic administration that really didn’t want the thing […]