The rumour about an NHL franchise for Hamilton is still out there - no denial from Alinea so far

  By Staff May 10th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Recently there has been quite a bit of buzz around an NHL franchise landing in Burlington […]

Ontario Health Coalition plans a referendum to halt the implementation of a two tier health system

By Staff May 9, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   When the Ontario Health Coalition (OHC) warned last spring leading into the election that the Ford government […]

Millcroft residents get an update on the drive to protect their community from a specific development application

By Pepper Parr May 9th 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The hall at Grace United Church may not have been overflowing with Millcroft residents but the […]

Getting building permits applications said to be easier - MyFiles is now operational

By Pepper Parr May 9th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   It has been some time coming but the self-serve tool called MyFiles is now out there […]

Juno Beach: Permanent exhibition will be entirely renewed and renovated for the 80th anniversary of D-Day in June 2024.

By Staff May 8th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Juno Beach Centre (JBC), Canada’s Second World War museum and memorial in Normandy, France today announced […]

Spread the Word, Make an Impact! Tonight is the Night!

By Staff May 8th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   It was built as a community within a golf course – and the residents want to keep […]

Are you prepared for an emergency? Probably not - might be a good idea.

By Staff May 7th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Are you prepared for an emergency? Would you have remembered to include a can opener in your […]

Gaetan asks Gould to put a stop to taxing the taxes we pay

By Joe Gaetan May 7th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Here’s what Karina Gould had to say in the House of Commons on The Economy on […]

How AI will push the gambling industry forward

By Benjamin Anderson May 7th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s no secret that AI is now helping several industries at a rapid pace, where one […]

Pandemic declared over - but the virus is still out there.

By Staff May 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The virus, often a variant of the original Covid19, is still with us. Booster shots are advised. […]

Burlington MPP Natalie Pierre is expected to be in the Legislature on Monday - how will she react to medical service people in Public Gallery ?

By Pepper Parr May 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION Next Monday a large group of people who oppose what the provincial government wants to do […]

Health Care Coalition wants to fill Public Gallery in Legislature protesting Ford government's hospital privatization bill

By Staff May 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Natalie Mehra, Ontario Health Coalition executive director is advising anyone at all interested in what happens to […]

Burlington area Spelling Bee finalist named: Finals will take place May 28th

By Staff May 4th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   They are kind of old school – not the kind of thing that students get excited about. […]

Council zips through a necessary meeting in 8 minutes so that tax bills, due June 21st, can be mailed today

By Pepper Parr May 4th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The item on the Agenda was time sensitive and needed to be ratified before the scheduled […]

All Guilds Show at the Art Gallery Opens May 6th

By Staff May 4th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON This annual exhibition celebrates the guilds who make, learn, share, and teach at the Art Gallery of Burlington. […]

Large long term care close to the hospital seems stalled - rumoured water table issues

By Pepper Parr May 3rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   It wasn’t an attractive building and it got put on hold when the city introduced an […]

Write here - write now Library writing contest. Register before the end of the month

By Staff May 3rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Do you have a story to tell? Then, get ready to share your talents with us! Burlington […]

Another way to get around town: Presto!

By Staff May 3rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Ontario government is making it easier to take transit by giving riders more ways to pay. […]

Hospital wants to dump municipal representation on its Board

By Pepper Parr May 3rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Most people probably do not know that the Joseph Brant Hospital is a non-profit corporation. You […]

City unable to work with developer: votes to refuse a demolition permit for Brant Street property

By Pepper Parr May 2nd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   City council has a policy of saving as much of the city’s heritage as possible. Some […]