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Online casino

By Hillary Walker August 15th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Allotting much time to job and everyday minutiae, people start searching for the things and activities […]

Children’s Festival this Sunday - Spencer Smith Park


By Staff August 14th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   As they get a little older – they are ready for bigger challenges. This group works there […]

Weather clouds the first night of Macbeth at the RBG Rock Garden. Opening moved to Tuesday.

First night umbrellas

By Pepper Parr August 14th, 2018. BURLINGTON, ON Weather clouds the first night of Macbeth at the RBG Rock Garden. Opening moved to Tuesday. Weather […]

Burlington Herd gets taken out of contention in the IBL baseball quarter finals.

Herd team sign

By Pepper Parr August 13th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   It was the last game of the season that would take place in the city for […]

Macbeth opens this evening at the RBG Rock Garden

Alma and Trevor

By Pepper Parr August 13th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The third season of Shakespeare in the RBG Rock Garden begins this evening. The cast has […]

Construction of Ontario Street to Graham’s Lane Multi-Use Trail is scheduled to start in mid-September

Multi use trail Ontario to Grahams Lane

By Staff August 11th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   A portion of the Multi Use trail that will run from Ontario Street north to Grahams Lane. […]

Parks and Recreation online registration and booking system down for scheduled maintenance

Live and play cover

By Staff August 10th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The registration and facility booking system will be temporarily down from the evening of Aug. 9 until […]

Macbeth as a conspiracy theory to open at the Rock Garden August 13th, runs for three weeks

Macbeth logo

By Pepper Parr August 8th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Macbeth, that classic Shakespearean play, will be performed at the Royal Botanical Gardens Rock Garden on […]

August means Jazz on the Patio - free performances at the Performing Arts Centre

Jazz - SRO

By Staff August 8th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Performing Arts Centre has been putting on this program for at least three years. One of […]

Election debates will be held in every ward: ECoB organizing the events

ECOB logo

By Staff August 7th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Those lazy easy going days of August are upon us. Let the serious stuff slide for a […]

Drinking accounts for approximately 40% of boating-related fatalities on Canadian waterways.


By Staff August 4th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Something seems to happen to some people when they are out on the water un a boat […]

Transformation of the Brant Museum well underway.

Brant Museum rendering

By Staff August 2nd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Little by little the transformed Joseph Brant Museum begins to take shape. Scheduled to open in July […]

The long holiday weekend - what would you like to do?

A 7 year old aboriginal boy demonstrated using hoops at the Brant Day event at LaSalle Park

By Pepper Parr August 1st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s summer, time to relax get outside and enjoy what the city has to offer. Burlington […]

Senior staff at city hall claim they 'have created and maintained a livable, thriving city where people and businesses want to be' and being ranked # 31 doesn't really matter

Burlington flags

By Pepper Parr August 1st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Collin Gribbons, a Burlington resident with significant depth in public transit matters, wrote in to say […]

Burlington takes a major hit in the rankings: Money Sense magazine places us 31st - behind Oakville and Halton Hills.

Burlington flags

By Staff July 31st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Oh dear. The numbers are in for 2018 And Money Sense has done us a dirty.   […]

Freeman Station: Big News, Big Excitement, Big Anticipation, Big Job

Freeman station Sept 18-17

By Staff July 31st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Friends of Freeman Station manage to pull rabbits out of a hat more often than Mandrake […]

It was the failure to communicate - something that can be fixed with a three minute conversation.


By Pepper Parr July 27th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Gazette was able to get some background information on the organizational mess within Sound of […]

Sound of Music volunteers desperate for answers as their organization appears to be melting down.

Crews putting in stakes

By Pepper Parr July 27th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   It started out with an email sent on July 18, 2018, at 4:29 PM, from Peter […]

Young people get to experience what fire fighting is all about.

Fire fighters - rapelling

By Staff July 26th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Fire Department recognized 12 young people, aged 12 to 14, who successfully completed Camp Ignite, […]

Sound of Music Board holding an emergency meeting.

Newsflash oblong

By Pepper Parr July 25th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   A follow up on that Sound of Music situation. The Board and the committee chairs are […]