Shop Small Crawl gets a mixed response from downtown merchants - runs through to September 5th

By Max Bowder: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 26, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Brant street is home to numerous small businesses that have fought hard […]

Reminder: Public School Board holding a Virtual Town Hall on Thursday

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Dr. Hamidah Meghani, Regional Medical Officer of Health will lead off the Town Hall meeting The Halton […]

Join a list for a free tree to be planted in front of your house

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington residents can now request trees from the City Burlington residents can now submit an online request […]

Ward 3 residents in for a bit of a treat.

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Some nice news! Expect to see Ward 3 Councillor Rory Nisan on hand with the new addition […]

Police taking their notes electronically - second service in Canada to do it this way.

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The HRPS is the first police agency in Ontario, and only the second in Canada, to transition […]

City workers will be required to be vaccinated; access to city hall will have tighter COVID19 rules

By Staff August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington is preparing a COVID-19 Staff Vaccination Policy applicable to all City staff, regardless […]

Casino Tournaments Online for Free and for Money

By Julie Saunders August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   You can have fun playing free slots in all online casinos. But if you want […]

Waterfront hotel development: a stunning 30 and 35 storey complex that the developer calls 'sleek'

By Pepper Parr August 25th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It will be as noisy as a virtual meeting can be. The event takes place on […]

NDP candidate uses Green Party data to advocate for Ranked ballots - Huh?

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   My interview with Nick Page was lengthy and I was not able […]

NDP candidate has election signs vandalized - in Oakville no less

By Staff August 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It happens every election. Someone with more time on their hands than brains takes their uninformed opinion […]

A little nudge to get people out and about and into the retail where they can spend

By Pepper Parr August 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s a bit of an iffy situation for the merchants that give the downtown core that […]

An application was received by the city for a Christmas market that would be set up on the Elgin promenade - no word on who made the application

By Pepper Parr August 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   An event application has been received by the city for a Christmas market that will make […]

Residential housing prices remain steady - year over year increase was a whopping 21.7%

By Staff August 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The country struggles with how to deal with a fourth wave of Covid19 infections. The country gets […]

Stuart Miller on retiring: he made a difference while Director of Education

By Pepper Parr August 24th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It turned out to be a more active and somewhat hectic term of office for Stuart […]

Milton Mayor stands with Liberal candidate during campaign office opening

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 23rd, 2021 MILTON, ON   Things are changing in Milton. Gord Krantz was a Conservative from the […]

How much public notice should there be - Mayor can't get a win for trying

By Staff August 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It appears that the Mayor is sponsoring or holding events in the downtown core but not telling […]

Hot weather and a concern about a 4th Covid19 wave kept people away from restaurants and parks.

By Max Bowder: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Bronte creek Provincial Park and local businesses in Burlington experienced low attendance […]

Karina Gould takes to the streets - campaign is in full throttle.

By Ryan O’Dowd: Local Journalism Initiative Reporter August 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON The interview with Karina Gould proved to be quite lengthy so we have […]

Access to the Gazette comments section will be limited over the weekend

By Staff August 23rd, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The comments section is having some upgrades done – access will be sporadic for a little longer […]

Why a publication ban related to the biggest drug bust every done in the Region?

By Staff August 22, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton Regional Police reported the largest drug bust in their history earlier this The police reported on […]