New Democrats claim Ford government hanging on to $20 billion; deliberately under spending on health care, education, and justice – services

By Staff February 8th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The province has a Financial Accountability Office (FAO) which recently reported that the Ford government will withhold […]

Sign up for Jim's Green House Tour! Burlington Green wants you to see how it can be done

By Pepper Parr February 7th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   We know that Climate Change is taking place. We know we have to adapt. But do […]

Cyber security for the 5 year old

By Staff February 7th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON The Gazette uses a number of security applications to protect the contents of the newspaper. One of the […]

Our Members of Parliament are speaking out: Gould on child care and poverty; Damoff on the Black Community

By Staff February 7th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   At 2:40 pm yesterday afternoon Burlington MP Karina Gould stood up in the House of Commons and […]

Will we lose something with the new Canada Day plans ? Brant Street will be closed.

By Pepper Parr February 7th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Canada Day is going to be different this year. New Canadians being sworn in on Canada […]

Cheap Dates With Your Library Love

By Staff February 7th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   No money? No problem! Celebrating the month of love with your sweetheart doesn’t have to cost much […]

The document that will make the tax bill legal

By Pepper Parr February 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Here is what council voted on before they went home after a long, exhausting day. It […]

Budget increase lands at 7.52% after starting at 7.08%

By Pepper Parr February 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON It took a bit of time but before they went home at very close to 10:00 pm, […]

7.67% budget increase - and it isn't over yet

By Pepper Parr February 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Hang on to your hats – that budget number to a leap this time. If everything […]

Spending just keeps climbing - no mercy for those without the means to pay taxes

By Pepper Parr February 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   On the matter of that budget – It didn’t get any better. Council just could not […]

Community invited to comment on Mountainside Pool Revitalization Public Art finalists

By Staff February 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   City Hall would like residents to comment on the work of the three finalists who submitted proposals […]

City budget projection increase from 7.08% to 7.12% half way through budget debates - Councillor Nisan back in Chamber

By Pepper Parr February 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   With Council just a bit over halfway through the Budget motions the projected 7.08 % increase […]

Council debating the budget for three days

By Pepper Parr February 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Council begins the hard part of crafting a budget. They have set aside three days to […]

The Santa parade showing up in every ward in the city? That's what is being discussed

By Pepper Parr February 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   How does a debate on continuing the Holiday Market that took place in 2021 and 2022 […]

Family Day will be celebrated at the Performing Arts Centre - February 20th

By Pepper Parr February 6th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Ontario created Family Day – an event in February of each year when the focus was […]

Ontario Liberals Don’t Just Want Mike Schreiner: They Want His Party.

  By Ray Rivers February 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The provincial Liberal party is Ontario’s green party. The last decade and a half of […]

Leisa Way does a tribute to Dolly Parton at the Performing Arts Centre

By Staff February 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   Leisa Way as Dolly Parton in the RHINESTONE COWGIRL. There are some shows that attract good audiences […]

Hockey All Star Game will take place in Toronto in 2024

Pepper Parr February 5th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   It was George Armstrong, Captain of the Toronto Maple Leaf hockey team (they called it a club […]

The Hospitals are not For Sale - A Town Hall

By Staff February 4th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   The state of the health system and access to good hospital care is a concern for many. […]

Mike Schreiner as leader of the Ontario Liberal Party - could he beat Doug Ford ?

By Pepper Parr February 4th, 2023 BURLINGTON, ON   A group of about 40 people who belonged to the Liberal party , sent a letter […]