Change in the location of a Lowville Festival event. Robin Hood will be at the United Church instead of Lowville school house.

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By Staff July 22, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON   Change in the location of a Lowville Festival event. Please note that due to the hot weather […]

It’s on! 8:30 - August 20th - Spencer Smith Park - final Tragically Hip concert broadcast live from Kingston.

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By Pepper Parr July 22, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s on! Whatever papers have to be signed – are signed and the event will start […]

August concerts dates - plan your summer fun.

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By Staff July 22nd, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON These events will take place at the Burlington Musical Centre in Central Park just behind the band stand. […]

Robin Hood will be on stage at the Lowville school house Saturday - his band of merry-men will come from the audience.

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By Staff July 22, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   DuffleBag Theatre will take over the Lowville School house Saturday afternoon for a fun-filled and hilarious interactive […]

Bandits beat Leafs an 11-5 road win - long way to go to pass them in the standings.

The season needed a lot of improvement - but the community spirit is certainly evident.

By Staff June 20th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The Burlington Bandits snapped a two-game skid with an 11-5 road win over the Toronto Maple Leafs Wednesday […]

In Lowville - this weekend - a festival of all the arts for the artist in all of us.

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By Jim Riley July 19th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The Lowville Festival will again be presenting superb musical and theatrical experiences for audiences old and […]

Secret to success? Open early, sell out quickly, close and go home. Great place for $4 donuts.

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By Pepper Parr July 19th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   What a way to do business. You open early. You close when you are sold out […]

The final Tragically Hip concert will be simulcast on large screen in Spencer Smith Park on August 20th.

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By Pepper Parr July 18th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Our fair city has decided to join much of Canada on August 20th when, if things […]

City giving the Cenotaph a clean up - will mistakes on the plaque describing the memorial get fixed as well?

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By Pepper Parr July 18th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON We were advised this morning that the errors on the plaque have been corrected. Ed Keenleyside just […]

MoonGlade gets much needed funding - innovative and culturally significant event to be held in and around the Art Gallery.

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By Pepper Parr July 18th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Getting community culture funded in Burlington is a tricky business. Culture and the arts gets managed […]

Local entertainment was as good as it gets last weekend. More in store for the city.

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By Pepper Parr July 18th, 2106 BURLINGTON, ON People enjoyed the city over the weekend – and there was a bit of a breeze. The […]

Spelling Bee is a sold out production at the Performing Arts Centre - runs till the 24th

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By Pepper Parr July 15th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON There is something fun about musicals – they always start with a burst of energy and you […]

Emma Roberts, Hayden high school graduate wins the 2016 Art in Action scholarship

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By Pepper Parr July 14, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   We are still in the throes of summer – but that doesn’t slow down the people […]

Spelling bee takes to the stage at the Performing Arts Centre - opens tonight for a two week run

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By Pepper Parr July 14th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON It’s the day the actors take to the stage – and if they aren’t ready now – […]

Will the Shrew be tamed at Thinkspot? Sunday evening in Lowville.

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By Pepper Parr July 14th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON If the heat is more than you can manage – and can anyone actually manage this heat […]

Burlington extends fire ban to charcoal barbecues in city parks

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By Staff July 14, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON It is getting hotter and drier out there – dry enough for the fire chief to temporarily ban […]

Work to replace outdoor pool and splash pad at Nelson Park underway

By Staff July 11th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The Gazette reported this to you last week – the city got their notice out early this morning. […]

Bandits use their bats in the ninth and beat Guelph 8-5

The season needed a lot of improvement - but the community spirit is certainly evident.

By Staff July 13, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON They held it together until the eighth inning and then opened the floodgates and put seven runs on […]

LaSalle Park Marina hits a speed bump -financing the project begins to look problematic.

The option the LaSalle PArk MArina Association hopes is chosen through the Environmental Assessment due MArch 2013.

By Pepper Parr July 11th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Some momentum is being lost and the boaters at LaSalle Park are now facing an uphill battle […]

Former Test Kitchen location on Brant has new tenant - Standard fare with the pop up patio.

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By Staff July 11th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The Test Kitchen didn’t make it – maybe Papa Giuseppe’s will do better. The Test Kitchen was a […]