Teen Tour Band to celebrate its 70th anniversary at a concert this evening at the Central Park Band shell

Here is the Burlington Teen Tour Band opening up the Performing Arts Centre.  Imagine them doing the same thing on the pier.  Going to be a glorious sight.

By Staff July 9th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The city will celebrate the Burlington Teen Tour Band’s 70th anniversary at a concert on Sunday, July […]

Pinemeadow splash pad literally goes down the drain - community support needed for a change - word from the ward Councillor wouldn't hurt.

Natural parks

By Staff July 8, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Pinemeadow Park splash pad is currently out of order due to an electrical failure. It has […]

Herd loss to Brantford pushes the team down one level in league standings - Guelph ceasing operations means the bottom is even closer now.


By Staff July 8th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Brantford Red Sox player, Nic Burdett, went 4-for-5 and drove in a pair of runs as the […]

Burlington resident relives the day Terry Fox ran through the city - you could feel the electricity in the air, the anticipation was so great.

terryfox 4 final

By Staff July 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Gazette got a request from the Burlington Sports Alliance asking if we had any photographs they […]

Extensively and expensively upgraded, Pump House in the Beachway is once again empty.

Pump House - Beachway

By Pepper Parr July 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It was a good idea at the time and was one of the few achievements of […]

Courage in Sport as shown to us by Terry Fox to be focus of an exhibit at the AGB.


By Staff July 6th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington does have a special relationship with Terry Fox. That relationship exists because people went out of […]

Temporary road closures during the Burlington Downtown Car Show.


By Staff July 6th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Saturday, July 8, 2017 – 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. These roads will be closed on Saturday, […]

A sunrise - free to every Burlingtonian that gets up early enough.

Skinner pic July 5-17 Cropped

By staff July 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Does your day start with the sound of an alarm clock? Or perhaps it is the kids […]

Brant street to be nothing but cars on Saturday - but all you can do is look at all 150 of them - the 3rd annual Downtown Car Show.

Car show - cream coloured with trunk

By Staff July 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It is one of the days in the year that people take over Brant Street – you […]

Cellis Osteria closes - just not enough business to make keeping it open worthwhile.

By Pepper Parr July 4th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Some of the bounce has gone out of Brant Street. The Cellis Osteria has closed – […]

Canada Day transit and shuttle service


By Staff June 30th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Canada Day event organizers have arranged for Burlington Transit shuttle service with three pick-up points: Haber Recreation […]

The ships were in - a marvelous site. No big rubber duck amongst them.

ships canal - crowd watching ship passing

By Pepper Parr June 30th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   If you looked out over the Lake from Lakeshore Road at Brant you could see them […]

Picture of the day - The Sandy Empire sailing through the canal.

Sandy Empire - canal

By Staff June 30th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The picture that tells the city’s story today? Those tall ships sailing through the canal on their […]

Tall ships to sail past The Pier on their way to Hamilton. Expected to enter the canal at 2:00 pm on Friday June 30th


By Staff June 28th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It will be exciting! Eleven magnificent Tall Ships will gather on Lake Ontario near the entrance to […]

Hamilton is said to be the most expensive date night city you will encounter - where does Burlington fall on that list?

Hearts - red and black

By Staff June 28th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   We didn’t see this one coming. A date in Hamilton is said to be the most expensive […]

Joanna Roselli, an Assumption Catholic High School graduate wins art scholarship.


By Staff June 27, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Joanna Roselli from Assumption Catholic High School has been awarded the 2017 Burlington Art in Action Group […]

Movies under the Stars returns this summer on Thursday, July 6.

Movie night

By Staff June 23rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON Movies under the Stars returns on Thursday, July 6, featuring free outdoor movie screenings at 9 p.m. every […]

Herd goes up against the league leader - it was a respectable loss.


By Staff June 23rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s tough to eke out a win when you are up against the team that has yet […]

New Nelson pool will open Saturday July 15th

Nelson pool rendering

By Staff June 21, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   This is good news – timely as well. The Nelson pool and splash pad are targeted to […]

Hitting the ball isn't enough - the objective is to get the player to run over the home plate - the London Majors did that more often then the Burlington Herd.


By Staff June 18, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Getting outhit didn’t stop the London Majors from outscoring the Burlington Herd. Despite Burlington’s 13-9 advantage in […]