Halton Learning Foundation gets a $10,000 boost from Siemens Canada.


By Staff November 15th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Learning Foundation (HLF) held their Benefit Bash last week and gratefully accepted a donation of […]

Friends of Freeman taking another big step - creating a model railraod that will be like nothing you've ever seen before.

Freeman Junction sign BEST

By Pepper Parr November 14th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Do you know what a diorama is? We had to check the dictionary on this one […]

Junior League holiday house tour a success.


By Pepper Parr November 14th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON   If the number of people who toured the houses the day the Gazette covered the event […]

Junior League Holiday Home Tour begins Friday at 10 am


By Pepper Parr November 11th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   It takes months of planning and dozens of meetings to put together the Annual Junior League […]

Small business networking group comes back to life - trade show back by popular demand.


By Pepper Parr November 11, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   James Burchill, the guy that beavers away creating a network for those commercial services operators and […]

Junior League Holiday House Tour homes getting that last minute touch - worth every penny of the $25 tour fee.


By Pepper Parr November 8th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Just days away from the Junior League Annual Holiday House tour when you will get to […]

Have Meed Ward's political instincts deserted her?

Meed Ward H&S profile

By Pepper Parr November 7th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Everyone appears to still be in the dark as to just what is going on at […]

Windows on the Lake almost ready for their opening - the chance for something more majestic was lost by this city council.


By Pepper Parr November 5th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   It is almost done – close to being ready for a ribbon cutting ceremony if the […]

Spring forward - Fall back - an extra hour of sleep - and wonderful fall colours to appreciate.


By Staff November 5, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON   Spring forward – fall back. That was how I was taught to remember the change in the […]

Councillor Meed Ward weighs in on the problems at the Seniors' Centre - says they now have an opportunity to chart a new role for themselves.

Seniors Centre

By Pepper Parr November 5, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   In response to the question: What happened? Ward 2 city councillor Marianne Meed Ward said she […]

The Seniors thought they were going to work the problems out with the city - instead the city pulled the rug out from under them.

Seniors Centre

By Pepper Parr November 3rd, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The city manager now has a Senior Manager, Government Relations & Strategic Communications to help him […]

Brian McCurdy back in place at the Performing Arts Centre - all is well for now.

McCurdy - smiling

By Pepper Parr November 3rd, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The Art Gallery of Burlington is announcing innovative program after innovative program while the Performing Arts […]

City decides to take over much of the Seniors' Centre operations - will they raise membership fees?

Seniors Centre

By Pepper Parr November 2, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   With stories like this – the opening sentence is usually – Trouble in Paradise. The Seniors […]

Art in Action Tour - the 14th Annual - takes place November 5th and 6th.


By Staff November 2, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   They have been doing this for more than a decade – they are in their fourteenth year. […]

Art Gallery just might be getting into show business, opening up une petite Bistro perhaps ?


By Staff November 1, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   A media release came in from Dennis Longchamps, Artistic Director & Chief Curator at the Art Gallery […]

Seneca street does it again


By Pepper Parr November 1, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   No one was sure exactly when it started – 1984 was the date that was floating […]

Application for plots in the four community gardens will be on-line November 14th - they go quickly.

Drop piece in here.

By Pepper Parr November 1, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The winter snow isn’t even on the ground yet – but there are people at city […]

Ten year old recently renovated Ancaster home part of the Junior League Holiday House Tour.


By Pepper Parr October 31st, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The 2016 Hamilton Burlington Junior League Annual Holiday House Tour has three location; two in Burlington […]

Griffin Gervais gets his name read into the record in the House of Commons.


By Staff October 29th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   There is time during each day that Member of Parliament get to say something about their community. […]

The 20th anniversary event - Soup Bowl lunch at the Art Gallery

Soup - bowls on a display case

By Staff October 27th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Thus is one of those event you want to order your ticket for now – they do […]