Change in the detours for Transit routes 1 and 101 going into Hamilton

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By Staff September 8, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington Transit has issued an update on the routes 1 and 101 – they are dealing with […]

Mayor looking for nominations for two awards being given in his name.

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By Pepper Parr September 8th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   A number of years ago there was an award given for the nicest garden in the […]

Lane closures and traffic lane restrictions in place for Sunday the 11th - BIG cycling event.

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By Staff September 7, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Epic Tour Halton – Lane Restrictions Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016 The 4th annual Epic Tour Halton cycling […]

Newfoundland artist is one of 17 taking part in MoonGlade at the AGB on September 17th.

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By Pepper Parr September 7th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   MoonGlade, that No Vacancy event that will take place Friday September 16th at the Art Gallery […]

Riley partners with Aaron Hutchinson on one of 17 art installations at the AGB on the 16th

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By Staff September 6th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Less than ten days and the crowds will descend on Brock Park – just behind the Art […]

The smaller, local cultural scene grew this year - there is hope - now to give them decent funding.

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By Pepper Parr September 5, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON In September there will be two cultural events that will spell the end of the summer season […]

Freeman, Freeman, Freeman: They need your help; September 10th. 17th or 24th - all three if you can.

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By Staff September 5th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON There is an event in this city that takes place once we are into the fall season – […]

Prediction is for a winter as tough as the summer we have experienced.

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By Staff September 2, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   People now remember to take a sweater with them these days – not something we would have […]

Wine to be sold in almost every supermarket in town starting October 28.

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By Staff September 2, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   When the province announced earlier this year that beer would be available for purchase at supermarkets Burlington […]

Stained glass artist Teresa Seaton will be doing an installation at the MoonGlade event September 16th at the Art Gallery.

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By Pepper Parr August 30, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Teresa’s uniquely sculptural fine art stained glass is an artistic trademark featuring multi layers of glass panels […]

Maple Leafs push London Majors into a seventh game in the IBL semi-finals - team that advances to the finals will be known Sunday night.

By Staff August 27, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   They did it – the Toronto Maple Leafs have forced a seventh and final game against the […]

Trial for the protester who gave water to pigs in sweltering heat as they were being trucked to Fearman's for slaughter began this morning.

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By Staff August 24, 2016 Burlington, ON A trial for an animal rights activist charged with mischief for giving water to pigs that were in […]

Lydia Santia to explore a fleeting relationship with her suburban childhood at MoonGlade September 15 - a 5 hour happening.

By Pepper Parr August 24th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Lydia Santia Lydia Santia was an Honors Studio Art student at McMaster University. She grew up […]

Well known cultural advocate and passionate environmentalist ready to premier her latest short film - The Frozen Goose

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By Pepper Parr August 23, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Margaret Lindsay Holton has been a fixture on the Burlington culture scene for a number of […]

Getting ready for MoonGlade - at the Art Gallery in September - a 5 hour one time only happening.

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By Pepper Parr August 23, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   With a name like “No Vacancy” what was one to expect at an event that ran […]

Hospital Foundation wants to take the title to forming the Largest Human Letter by forming a giant J in Spencer Smith Park.

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By Staff August 22, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation is attempting to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® title for the Largest […]

Gord Downie entertains a crowd of at least 10,000 in Spencer Smith Park and lectures the Prime Minister on national television - and we loved him for that.

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By Pepper Parr August 21, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The number is reported to be between 8,000 and 12,000. And it was huge. It was […]

Two performances of A midsummer Night's Dream left

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By Staff August 20, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Is there something Shakespearian about the way things have worked out with the performance schedule of the two […]

Friday Jazz concerts at the Performing Arts Centre have just the one event left in the schedule.

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By Staff August 20th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   It was a close to perfect evening – not even a hint of rain. The folks that […]

A concert that has morphed into a wake as we watch a singer give it everything he has - how will the public respond?

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By Pepper Parr August 20, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   A national newspaper recently said that God Downie, lead singer of the Tragically Hip, was attending […]