Community meeting to review 51 acre development with proposed 28 high density residential towers

By Staff June 15th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON Alinea Land Corporation, formerly Paletta International is hosting an in-person Pre-Application Community Meeting to discuss a proposal to […]

Eric Stern: Just say no to spending increases

By Eric Stern June 14th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Just say no to spending. When it comes to the budgeting process at city hall a […]

Sound of Music - Day 1

By Pepper Parr June 14th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON Despite a bumpy financial start the Sound of Music drew good crowds on Thursday. And it is […]

Ensuring Plumbing Excellence with Hamilton Plumbers

By Pranav Taneja June 13th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Plumbing is a fundamental aspect of any building, and maintaining its integrity is crucial for the […]

It’s time that we take the words 'private' and 'profit' out of how we care for our seniors.

By Pepper Parr June 13th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   We keep an eye on the jobs available for journalists to get a sense how healthy […]

37th annual Special Athletics Track Meet on Friday,

By Staff June 12th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton District School Board students will take part in the 37th annual Special Athletics Track Meet on […]

Millcroft community loses at Land Tribunal - costs were not awarded

By Pepper Parr June 12, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON UPDATED There was an error in the first version of this article. We went with the information […]

Doreen Sebben: 'People don't understand, that's why nobody's engaged.

By Pepper Parr June 11th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON For the first time in my 12 years of covering city council meetings I watched a council […]

Complete Sound of Music Schedule

By Staff June 13th to 16th BURLINGTON, ON.   Sound of Music – Burlington’s gift to the province. 45th Annual event. Three stages: two in […]

It all begins this weekend - the 45th Sound of Music - Burlington's gift to the province

Tickets: Click HERE This is the 45th annual Sound of Music event. It has become a pivotal event for the event. Financial problems, governance […]

Fish for free across the province June 15-16 -

By Staff June 12th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   In honour of Father’s Day on Sunday, the province is offering free fishing this weekend. Cast a […]

Lydia Thomas: 'place the final decision making in the hands of the public'

By Pepper Parr June 12th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON Lydia Thomas was one of two women who gave excellent delegations before Council this week. The two […]

City staff, Burlington Green and anyone who wants to show up will be planting 250 trees at Bromley Park

By Staff June 11th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Next week, the City of Burlington and BurlingtonGreen are partnering to host a tree planting event at […]

Burloak closure for ten days beginning this Friday, June 14 until Monday, June 24, 2024.

By Staff June 11th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   To support construction of a new train bridge that will increase GO Train service on the Lakeshore […]

Peter John Vandyk - Chamber of Commerce member since 1992 - claims the organization is close to broke.

By Pepper Parr June 11th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   We sent Peter John Vandyk a note last July – he got back to us this […]

Is the Library on the right track? Short survey

By Staff June 11th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Help us make Burlington Public Library the best it can be! This is your chance to tell […]

Sound of Music needs a short term loan - could be as much as $125,000

By Pepper Parr June 11th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   A full day for City Council. Not only will they handle an agenda that has some […]

By the numbers - things you may not have wanted to know

By Staff June 11th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   By the numbers Gardner Expressway. 60 Months — The average lease term for office deals in Canada […]

Chamber of Commerce seeks a rent reduction for itself and the other members of Team Burlington

By Pepper Parr June 10th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Terry Caddo, president and chief executive officer the Burlington Chamber of Commerce appeared before Council representing […]

Denise Swedlo: I am advocating for safety measures around lawn mowers.

By Staff June 10th, 2024 BURLINGTON, ON   Denise Swedlo, a graduate of The War Amps Child Amputee (CHAMP) Program I was only two when […]