Gazette reporter covering northern part of the city gets a mixed reaction to a possible election call

By Staff August 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Part 2 of a two part story on what the people of Burlington feel about an election call […]

Citizens in southern part of the city speak their minds on a possible election call

By Staff August 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Part 1 of a two part story on what the people of Burlington feel about an election call […]

Politicians handing out dollars and making announcements - election announcement expected Sunday

By Staff August 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   On Thursday of last week Milton MP Adam Joseph van Koeverden arrived at the vaccination centre in […]

That Urban Growth Boundary - what's the big deal - it was a big deal and it looks like the Mayor pulled it off

By Pepper Parr August 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington and development have for the past five years been in one of those awkward relationships. […]

Some of the history of the city gets a bit of spit and polish

By Pepper Parr August 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The small details are what often reveal what is underneath the surface. A community where people […]

A stupid remark by a person who should perhaps not be working at a hospital

By Pepper Parr August 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Who was the employee at the Joseph Brant Hospital who told a patient waiting in the […]

Online Gambling in Canada: The Good, the Bad and How to Win It All

By Clair Wood August 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Gambling dates back to long before written history. The earliest dice date from around 3000 BC! […]

People's Party appears to have a foothold in Burlington

By Pepper Parr August 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   People’s PArty – It was always about Mx A usually reliable source and someone plugged into […]

2SLGBTQIA+: An acronym that does not help the Pride Community

By Pepper Parr August 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The definition appeared in a media release from the city’s communications department. I had never seen […]

A Liberal thanks a Liberal for calling out a Conservative

By Staff August 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Ontario Liberal Leader, Steven Del Duca got it right when he congratulated the Prime Minister for stepping […]

Public asked to chime in on just what housing needs are in the city

By Staff August 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   While the provision of housing, no matter what the price or rental rate, is not part of […]

No reason for a federal election this year - maybe not even next year

By Pepper Parr August 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   We ran a piece yesterday announcing the Green Party candidate whose people suggested that an election […]

Burlington residents and businesses dealing with Covid well with logical action and strong optimism

Max Bowder: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington is a city full of young families which means I am always […]

Are Rainbow Crosswalks the ticket to re-election? Mayor seems to think so

By Pepper August 11th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It must be a slow day for the crew in the City’s Communications unit – the Rainbow […]

The Evolving New Democratic Party - with a new federal leader on the horizon

By Ray Rivers August 11th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION It’s been sixty years since the New Democratic Party was formed. Surely that must make them […]

Ryan O'Dowd now reports on the city he grew up in

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter April 11th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Ryan O’Dowd is a second year student at Sheridan College studying journalism […]

Heat warning issued for Aug. 11-13: Libraries open as cooling stations

By Staff August 11th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   An extended heat warning has been issued by Halton Region for Aug. 11-13, 2021. When a heat […]

Online gaming is a major phenomenon today: who leads the present and future of mobile gaming?

By Isaac Talmer August 11th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Online gaming is a major phenomenon today. Its audience base and unparalleled revenue growth challenge […]

Green Party announces their candidate for the federal election they suggest could be called next week.

By Staff August 10th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Federal Green Party Association is pleased to announce that Christian Cullis will be the Green […]

Why are we at the point where a fourth Covid wave is expected?

By Pepper Parr August 10th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON OPINION I keep hearing about the “expected fourth wave” as if it a certainty. What would make […]