100 woman are going to gather at Emmas Back Porch four times a year - check them out.

By Staff January 13th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The Gazette has written about the 100 Women Who Care Burlington. It is a simple concept whose impact […]

CineStarz Showtimes: Week of Friday, January 15, 2016 through Thursday, January 21, 2016

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Ciné-Starz Upper Canada Place, Burlington, ON L7R 4B6   Week of Friday, January 15, 2016 through Thursday, January 21, 2016 Point Break (14A) Fri […]

Friends of Freeman show the community what transparency and accountability are all about. Good on them - will others follow this sterling example?

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By Pepper Parr January 11th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Transparency and accountability are words that flow out of city hall – every organization uses the words […]

Two local politicians revive the tradition of a New Year's Levee - it was well attended.

Levee Gould welcoming a new Canadian

By Pepper Parr January 11th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   It was fine event – came off without a hitch and was different enough for people […]

Trevor Copp would like to see a line up at the box office - Air opens in two weeks.

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By Pepper Parr January 7, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Getting traction with almost anything is usually a challenge. For those who are introducing a new product […]

Dates for the public meetings on the Strategic Plan corrected

Oooops! It happens. Mistakes get made. Some of the dates for the public meetings on the Strategic Plan were changed – and we missed updating […]

Two woman come up with an old tradition celebrated throughout the province - a levée - first one to ever be held in Burlington

Remembrance McMahon + Gould

By Staff January 5, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON The word levée a social event that now takes place on New Year’s Day goes back to this […]

CineStarz showtimes: Week of Friday, January 08, 2016 through Thursday, January 14, 2016

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Upper Canada Place, Burlington, ON   Week of Friday, January 08, 2016 through Thursday, January 14, 2016 In the Heart of the Sea (PG) […]

Making 2016 work: Trevor Copp wants to see the Performing Arts Centre deliver on the promise.

Trevor Copp, founder of Tottering Biped Theatre and one of the partners planning on holding a Film Festival in Burlington.

By Trevor Copp December 29, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Trevor Copp is the dancer who brazenly told city council in 2012 that there really was a […]

2015 - Year in review - top story first quarter - city sells waterfront property staff advised it to keep.

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By Pepper Parr December 28, 2015 BURLINGTON,ON Does the past give any hint on what the future will bring? What happened in 2015 – a […]

The reason for the season ...

By Staff December 25th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The kids have been up for hours, the gift are unwrapped and you are settling in for a […]

The first of the new Canadians from the Middle East arrive at a resettlement centre in Hamilton; some may start their new lives in Burlington.

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By Pepper Parr December 24, 2105 BURLINGTON, ON   How many will there be? We have no idea, said Gillian Kearns, interim director at the […]

Showtimes at Ciné-Starz : Week of Friday, December 25, 2015 through Thursday, December 31, 2015

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Ciné-Starz Upper Canada Place, Burlington, ON   Week of Friday, December 25, 2015 through Thursday, December 31, 2015 In the Heart of the Sea […]

Mayor scoots about town in an all-electric BMW loaned to him so hydro can collect data.

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By Pepper Parr December 20, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The parking spots outside city hall are not actually assigned to specific members o council but they […]

Catholic school students have their art on display at the Art Gallery of Burlington.

AGB env RBC pictures

By Staff December 18, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Children at local elementary schools were challenged with designing an engaging poster around the theme of the RBC […]

MPP gets her flu shot - have you gotten yours? Available now at many local pharmacies.

McMahon getting flu shot Dec 16-15

By Pepper Parr December 17th, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Flu season – time to get your flu shot which is now a lot easier. Many pharmacies […]

Ciné-Starz sShowtimes

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Ciné-Starz Upper Canada Place, Burlington, ON L7R 4B6   Week of Friday, December 18, 2015 through Thursday, December 24, 2015 Secret in Their Eyes (14A) […]

Ice rink event - 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Rotary Centennial Pond in Spencer Smith Park

Skater in the air

By Staff December 10, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON The only thing that will prevent the Christmas Collage from taking place will be consistent rain – and […]

Regional police putting officers trained in crisis intervention in cars; Community foundation sponsoring Wellness Wednesdays radio program.

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By Pepper Parr December 9, 2015 BURLINGTON, ON Mental health is getting much more attention – the Regional Police are partnering with St. Joseph’s Healthcare […]

CineStarz showtimes: Week of Friday, December 11, 2015 through Thursday, December 17, 2015

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Ciné-Starz Upper Canada Place, Brant Street Burlington, ON L7R 4B6   Week of Friday, December 11, 2015 through Thursday, December 17, 2015 Secret in Their […]