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Prince of the realm receives Book of ...

By Pepper Parr July 21, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON He will begin his second year of life on Tuesday. HRH Prince George...

Prince of the realm receives Book of Best Wishes from citizens of Burlington on his first birthday.
posted on: Jul 21, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Council approved an expropriation and...

By Pepper Parr July 21, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. The Skyway Plaza, an east end commercial location that is as close to a...

Council approved an expropriation and voted for a Staff Direction that might make a difference -then left the room for six weeks – sweet!
posted on: Jul 21, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Summer fun – get a chance to be...

By Staff July 20, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON There is something about a pleasant summer evening when one can take in some...

Summer fun – get a chance to be on stage and strut your stuff at the Central Park bandshell
posted on: Jul 19, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Accountability took a hit as Council ...

By Pepper Parr July 19, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. Well – it wasn’t transparency at its best was it? Interim city manager...

Accountability took a hit as Council sent close to $400,000 worth of talent into retirement.
posted on: Jul 19, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

It isn’t over yet. Native group wins ...

By Staff July 20, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. The latest challenge to Enbridge’s plans to expand the flow in its Sarnia to...

It isn’t over yet.  Native group wins right to appeal March decision to reverse the pipe line flow.  Line runs right through rural Burlington.
posted on: Jul 19, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Two days left – then the packin...

By Staff July 18, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON The fish never did bite but the local librarian and I are now “buddies”.  She...

Two days left – then the packing for the return trip starts.  Kids don’t want to leave.
posted on: Jul 18, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

A class act thanks those who stood by...

By Staff July 18, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. The sun will set while Henry Schilthuis and his invited  guests enjoy a summer...

A class act thanks those who stood by him: Henry Schilthuis fetes his friends at Discovery Centre.
posted on: Jul 17, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Air Park takes a new tack; hires engi...

By Pepper Parr July 18, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. The fat is about to get dropped into the fire. The Burlington Executive...

Air Park takes a new tack; hires engineers instead of lawyers to do their bidding.  Will anything be different?
posted on: Jul 17, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Lighter summer schedule for a week &#...

By Staff July 16, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON The fish aren’t biting and there is a line up at the library for internet...

Lighter summer schedule for a week – lots to publish next week but something every day while we are away.
posted on: Jul 16, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Reformed Economic Development Corpora...

By Staff July 16, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. John Sweeney has said he will not be running for office even though he blew...

Reformed Economic Development Corporation sructure raising some eyebrows.  More to be said about how they will operate.
posted on: Jul 16, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Air park owner writes letter to the e...

By Vince Rossi July 15, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. It has been suggested that I am suing a number of people who have...

Air park owner writes letter to the editor of the newspaper he is suing – go figure,
posted on: Jul 15, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

What does Milton know that Burlington...

By Staff July 16, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. Burlington got the McMaster University DeGroote campus but it doesn’t seem to...

What does Milton know that Burlington never figured out – getting a university in the right place.
posted on: Jul 15, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Book of Best Wishes will get to the P...

By Pepper Parr July 14, 2014 BURLINGTON. ON. We received an email on Friday advising us that: The office of The Duke...

Book of Best Wishes will get to the Prince in time for his birthday July 22nd.  Hooray!
posted on: Jul 14, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Summer time – slowing down R...

By Staff July 18, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON Time for a bit of a break. Time for some sunshine and cool waters of a Northern...

Summer time – slowing down – just a bit.
posted on: Jul 14, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Is Councillor Taylor even thinking ab...

By Staff July 11, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON Is there a member of Council so put off by the case being made by the cycling...

Is Councillor Taylor even thinking about dropping out of the election?  Sources say he might; Taylor says – not true.
posted on: Jul 11, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Columnist gets no response – ta...

By Staff July 11, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON Ray Rivers, our lead columnist has done a column every week for the past 14...

Columnist gets no response – takes a break.
posted on: Jul 11, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Local lawyer and candidate for office...

By Pepper Parr July 10, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON Now it gets interesting.  We got an email from a source who says: “So I...

Local lawyer and candidate for office wants to put Council member’s friend in jail – campaign is getting interesting.
posted on: Jul 10, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

New BEDC sets up shop; working on wha...

By Pepper Parr July 10, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. He needed a little while to reset his compass but Frank McKeown has...

New BEDC sets up shop; working on what they mean by transparency as they face mammoth task making us all prosperous.
posted on: Jul 10, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Book of Best Wishes arrives at Rideau...

By Pepper Parr July 9, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON. The pages, with signatures from more than 3000 Burlingtonians, who signed...

Book of Best Wishes arrives at Rideau Hall; gets x-rayed by security then on to the Prince.
posted on: Jul 9, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr

Fore! Golf club heist in Lowville; no...

By Staff July 9, 2014 BURLINGTON, ON The Lowville Golf Course on Britannia Road had late night visitors, without...

Fore! Golf club heist in Lowville; non members take equipment.
posted on: Jul 9, 2014 | author: Pepper Parr
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