Bus used to transport a bike stolen at a GO station - interesting.

bus bike rack

By Staff October 19th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   This was an interesting take on a local bicycle theft. A bike is stolen from the northern […]

Resident thinks high school closings, the kind of development planned for the city and the age of city Councillors are issues to be discussed.

By Rory Nisan October 19th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   When I grew up here in the 90s, North Burlington was a suburb of a suburb. […]

Many options for flu shots available to Halton residents

McMahon getting flu shot Dec 16-15

By Staff October 19th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu is to be immunized. Flu […]

City council to debate just how high the first high rise on Brant Street will be on November 1st - this will be the begining of a new era for the city.

Concept 2 - looking north from Lakeshore

By Pepper Parr October 19th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The serious discussion about just what is going to get built along Brant Street will begin […]

Regional police now releasing the names of those charged with driving while under the influence.

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By Staff October 19th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police are now producing an Impaired Driving Offences Summary which they release to the […]

Mayor announces his intention to run for re-election.

Flood Goldring with chain of office

By Pepper Parr October 18th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It wasn’t a great surprise – if he wasn’t employed as the Mayor what would he […]

Pearson high school parent group looking forward to an open honest discussion with the Facilitator appointed to do the Administrative Review.

Steve Armstrong + Cheryl deLught - Pearson

By Pepper Parr October 18th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Steve Armstrong Steve Armstrong, one of the leads on the request for an Administrative Review of […]

Citizens group sets up a service where people can talk with others on a conference call.

The ceremonies over the Naval Promenade becomes the fous with the Seniors' out in force listening to the All MAle Welsh Choir.  Strolling along is Craig Stevens, the city's project manager on the pier project.  He direction and oversight kept the project going when it got a little wonky at times - but that's another story.

By Pepper Parr October 18th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   They get called shut-ins; people that just aren’t able to get out and mix with people. […]

Regional police will have access to a secure wireless network in 2018 that will provide access to mission critical data.

HRPS Motorola system

By Staff October 18th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The average police car is loaded with technology. A police officer is in constant touch with people […]

Brant Street is getting kind of crowded - developers are tripping over each other buying up properties.

Elizabeth Interiors - Brant Street sign

By Pepper Parr October 17, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The owners of Elizabeth Interiors, on he left,are reported to have an offer from a developer […]

Serious collision involving a car and motorcycle at New Street and Shoreacres Road in Burlington

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By Staff October 17th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Earlier today an 18 year old Burlington man was riding a motorcycle on New Street when he […]

Mayor to make a Special Campaign announcement on Wednesday.

Newsflash oblong

By Pepper Parr October 17, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington Mayor Rick Goldring – wearing the Chain of Office – something he rarely does outside […]

Well-known speaker and trainer, Mary Maciel Pearson will speak to parents about stress mental health issues, fatigue and feeling overwhelmed.

Mary Maciel Pearson

By Staff October 17th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Popular nutrition and lifestyle coach Mary Maciel Pearson will be speaking next week at a free parent […]

Regional communications adviser blows it - send out notice of a meeting hours before it is scheduled to take place.

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By Staff October 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Getting to the meeting is going to be a stretch. A media release sent out in the […]

Ministry appoints a former head of the Ontario College of Teachers to lead the Administrative Review of the Board of Education decision to close two schools.

Margaret Wilson PAR Admin Review

By Pepper Parr October 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Today, the Ontario Ministry of Education announced the appointment of Margaret Wilson as facilitator of the […]

Conservation Authorities repeating their Shared Experiences workshop.

Conservation Halton sign - angle

This is what conservation is all about. By Staff October 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Conservation Authorities have found that their Sharing Experiences workshop […]

Burlington Green holding a big big raffle - prize courtesy MEC

BG kayak

By Staff October 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   When you have a show stopper of a production or an international celebrity – the tickets go […]

This is your opportunity to give the government your ideas on how to spend the tax dollars they collect.

By Staff October 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Your provincial government wants your ideas – and if they are any good they are going to […]

Library given funds to purchase a 3D printer, a digital embroidery machine and new digital media software.

McMahon Ideaworks

By Pepper Parr October 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   She was in what she calls her “happy place” sitting quietly with her library card in […]

Burlington Foundation releases 2017 Vital Signs report and a partnership with the Royal Bank that will focus on young adults as they transition into the workforce.

By Staff October 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Foundation shared the 2017 Vital Signs report last week. The document is issued every two […]

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