Lots of big plan thinking taking place: citizen involvement is getting a lick and a promise

By Pepper Parr April 8th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington now has a Lands Partnership – an idea that was brought forward by City Manager […]

And having said this he breathed his last.

“Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land until the […]

Founder of Compassion Society of Halton – Mina Wahidi passed on April 4th

Mina Wahidi’s died on April 4th 2023. Mina Wahidi was the founder of Compassion Society of Halton – a charity that she founded 23 […]

Region to borrow $154 million - more than half of that is money Burlington is going to have to pay back

By Staff April 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   When a municipality has to borrow large sums of money to be paid over a long period […]

Tyandaga Golf Course opening Saturday, April 15 - tee-time bookings open Tuesday the 11th

By Staff April 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON The City of Burlington’s Tyandaga Golf Course will open for the 2023 season on Saturday, April 15. Tyandaga […]

It is Put your Money where your Mouth is Time.

By Pepper Parr April 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   In January more than 150 wrote to say there has to be a way to keep […]

A Seven Branch Library System that uses Customer Feedback to determine Future Growth

By Pepper Parr April 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Seldom is there an opportunity to run a report that has no quibbles, complaints or observations […]

Photo Ops - Pablum when the public wants protein. Can Burlington kick its habit and do away with the addiction

By Pepper Parr April 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The photo op has become something the Burlington area politicians and the city administration have become […]

With the talent that took part in the Bay Area Science and Engineering Fair the future can only look bright

By Pepper Parr April 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   With the world almost falling apart politically and the prospect of war more real than many […]

City Service Holiday Closure Information

By Staff April 6TH, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Animal Services The Animal Shelter at 2424 Industrial St. will be closed to appointments on Friday, April […]

Bid on a pair of tickets to watch the Blue Jays take on the Detroit Tigers - April 12th

By Pepper Parr April 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   If taking in a Blue Jays game interests you there is an opportunity for you to […]

Dedications matter - they are more than photo ops.

By Staff April 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   It took far too long but finally there is a sign at the base of LaSalle Park […]

What is open - what is not open: Who do you call if there is a coyote problem ?

By Staff April 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Another holiday, a big one on the Christian calendar; taking place at the same time as our […]

Community hubs: They work and meet the needs of the community - some go through a difficult birthing

By Staff April 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The Orchard Community Hub has been awarded the Best Park or Facility Design by Parks and Recreation […]

Five Candidates Nominated for District School Board Seat

By Staff April 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON While nominations for the wards 1 & 2 have yet to closes it looks is as if the […]

Tea and chocolate and how to best pair them - at the Joseph Brant Museum

By Staff April 4th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON This sounds interesting – the kind of thing you might want to give the lady in your life: […]

A Festival: Lyrics and Poetry at the Library

By Staff April 3rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON An unfortunate error in the announcement setting out all the activities taking place related to the the exciting […]

The Evolution of Gaming: How Technology is Changing the Way We Play

By Tali Haim April 4th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The gaming industry has experienced tremendous evolution thanks to technological advances. For example, technological innovations have […]

Green Shirt Day - it started in Humbolt Saskatchewan and become a national initiative

By Pepper Parr April 3rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Five years ago, the lives of 29 people, their families and their communities were changed forever. […]

Performing Arts Centre is now accepting nominations for its 2023 Hall of Fame Inductee.

By Staff April 3rd, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Established in 2013, The Burlington Performing Arts Centre’s Hall of Fame recognizes individuals who have made significant […]