Changes in Education policy to be announced by the Minister of Education today

By Staff April 17th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Minister of Education Stephen Lecce Minister of Education Stephen Lecce plans to introduce legislation today that will […]

Mayors' confidant subject of a complaint report from the Integrity Commisioner

By Pepper Parr April 16th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON Updated – A note from Diane Leblovic is set out at the bottom of this article City […]

Election campaign finance reports hard to find on city web site

By Pepper Parr April 15th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The words accountability and transparency get banged about like a ping pong ball – but little […]

Covid19 is still with us - data tells the story. Positivity testing rates are high

By Pepper Parr April 15th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Despite the statements being made by a Halton District School Board candidate for trustee Covid19 is […]

Rentals, if you can find one - are being priced out of reach for many people. Supply is the problem.

By Staff April 15th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The average asking rent for all property types in Canada rose 10.8 per cent annually in March […]

Burlington High School Students on the way to Texas to take part in World FIRST Robotic Championship

By Staff April 14th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   A total of eight robotics teams from the Halton District School Board competed at the FIRST Ontario […]

Public Art comes from public money - is it worth what is being spent ?

By Pepper Parr April 14th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON We published a piece on the 19 different public art assignments that were given and wondered – […]

Saigon on Brant closes after 16 years of operation: rent increase was more than they could handle

By Pepper Parr April 13th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON We published a piece earlier today about rent increases that are now at double digit level We […]

The Reasons Behind Mobile Gaming's Popularity

By Amy Smith April 13th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON There’s no denying the fact that mobile gaming has surged in popularity over recent years. No […]

Great news said the Minister - evictions will now get processed a little faster

By Pepper Parr April 13th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON There is a level of cruelty that actually takes place in a setting that is not really […]

Garage sale Supporting Ukrainian Refugees and Tyrsa Ukrainian Dance School!

By Staff April 13th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Saturday, April 29th from 8:30am-1pm at Tyrsa Ukrainian Dance School, 2077 Pine Street Tyrsa’s fundraising garage sale […]

Comedy Festival: Back for its 8th year - a moving road show - taking place at four locations on different days

By Staff April 13th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The successful Burlington Comedy Festival is BACK for its 8th year! And what a great lineup […]

The Burlington you know might begin to unravel if Bill 97 passes.

By Pepper April 13th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON Kilbride, Lowville, Mt Nemo are at risk and, when – not if – Bill 97 is passed the […]

City of Burlington Arts and Culture funds 19 new projects

By Staff April 12th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington’s annual Burlington Arts and Culture Fund (BACF) grant program has awarded funding support […]

Ontario Helping Families Save Money with Energy-Efficiency Program:  Programs providing home upgrades that will reduce energy use and bills for families

By Staff April 12th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Thousands of families will be able to reduce their energy use and save money is as the […]

Ireland Park outdoor courts to have dedicated pickleball times

By Staff April 12, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON The game has become incredibly popular – squeezing tennis off some of the courts. As part of a […]

Retirement Home and Long Term Care Residence in the Alton community goes to Council later this month

By Staff April 12th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON Much needed facility will go to City Council for final approval later this month   A five (5) […]

Summer recreation program registration opening soon

By Staff April 12th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The City’s summer swimming lessons and aquatic leadership programs will be opening for registration on April 22 […]

Plants and bags of soil - Community Living can benefit if you order from their partners

By Staff April 12th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Spring has finally sprung, which means planting season is just around the corner! Whether you have a […]

Controlled burn at the site of Fisher’s Pond located off Cedar Springs Road in Burlington will take place on Wednesday the 12th

By Staff April 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Bruce Trail Conservancy (BTC) will be conducting a controlled burn at the site of Fisher’s Pond […]