Galbraith budget motion memorandum sparse - which is putting it mildly

      By Pepper Parr November 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Each member of Council has the opportunity to put forward a motion that […]

Councillor Bentivegna knows where the re-election sweet spot is - pushes for $2 1/4 million in budget cuts

By Pepper Parr November 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Each member of Council has the opportunity to put forward a motion that sets out the […]

Ward 4 Councillor Shawna Stolte sets out where she wants to see cuts made in the budget - Rainbow community takes a bit f a hit

oBy Pepper Parr November 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Each member of Council has the opportunity to put forward a motion that sets out the […]

The five year budget simulation doesn't do much to lessen the tax burden

By Staff November 29th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Elsewhere in today’s news (these will follow) there will be memorandums from each member of Council on […]

Are we looking at a very dark winter - the Covid19 variant news is not good

By Staff November 28th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Ontario reported another 964 COVID-19 cases and one more death, according to its latest report released Sunday […]

A very useful four minute video on child vaccination procedure - a must for every parent with children 5-11 who plan to have them vaccinated

By Staff November 27th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Public Health people have put together a very good video for parents who plan to […]

Burlington Taxi did everything it could to continue to serve the public

By Pepper Parr November 27th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   In an interview done by Lawson Hunter on a blog he runs called Burlington Now Scott […]

No prom, no graduation ceremony - life for Covid19 high school students

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter November 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   In March 2020 high school halls across Burlington looked surreal. The last […]

Changes at Brant Hospital’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre

By Staff November 26th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Joseph Brant Hospital’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre is Transitioning to Provincial Testing Site Starting Monday, November 29, […]

City looking for a way to save a taxi service - why is it taking so long?

By Staff November 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Most people have heard about the decision Burlington Taxi made to close their doors and their taxi […]

Amendments Made to Temporary Mask By-law and Physical Distancing By-law

By Staff November 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   City Council has approved amendments to the temporary Mask By-law and Physical Distancing By-law to extend both […]

Student Experiences of Racism: December 2 - 6 to 7 p.m.

By Staff November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Student Voices: Student Experiences of Racism & HDSB’s Strengthened Commitments to Anti-Racism Information Session (Virtual) will take […]

Still time to nominate for Chamber of Commerce awards

By Staff November 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards recognizes the overall success and excellence of local area […]

Burlington TAXI 'needed' to close their service.

By Staff November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington Taxi, in a city media release, “need to close their doors, ending this taxi service effective […]

Burlington TAXI to close.

By Staff November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington TAXI has announced it will be closing. Exactly when and why will be detailed in a […]

Victorian Christmas Tour at Ireland House - two days only

By Staff November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Join the folks at Ireland House for the Victorian Christmas Tour & Treats event. The Ireland House […]

The Mayor is now in re-election mode - much different campaign team this time

By Pepper Parr November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION Creating the organizational structure needed to run an election – and win – requires a network. […]

A news source provides a deep look into the re-development of the Waterfront Hotel

November 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Some time ago a new online newspaper was created. Former ward 1 Councillor Rick Craven was a contributor. When […]

Suddenly a development that is very controversial files an application to proceed and no one tells the public

By Pepper Parr November 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   What is it this time you might ask? Same old. Developers doing what they seem to […]

Festival of Lights make Spencer Smith Park a special place for the balance of the year

By Staff November 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It is time to enjoy one of the real delights of living in Burlington. The Festival of […]