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.

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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.

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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.

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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?

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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.

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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 ?

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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

Co-President of the Burlington Fine Art Association, Vanessa Cress Lokos exhibit open Saturday.

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By Staff October 25th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   Local artist and newly appointed Co-President of the Burlington Fine Art Association, Vanessa Cress Lokos invites you […]

Public art program moving from murals to sculpture - applications due December 12th.

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By Staff October 25th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   More public art. The public art painted on the King Road grade separation a number of years […]

Road map to Ontario Arts Council grant money is to be explained at a meeting in Hamilton - might be worth a trip across the bay.

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By Pepper Parr October 25th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   There is an Ontario Arts Council workshop where valuable guidance on applying to the OAC’s Visual […]

Guide to buying art: if you see something that draws you in, then you’re establishing a relationship with an artist and their work.

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By Don Graves October 26, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON I’ve been painting landscapes for the past 20 years. Prior to that I served as the Dean […]

A Roseland home is part of the Junior League House tour taking place November 11 to 13th.

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By Pepper Parr October 24th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON Would a Tour of homes, beautifully decorated for the holiday season be complete without something in Roseland? […]

Burlington Foundation does it up in style at the Performing Arts centre Saturday night.

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By Pepper Parr October 23rd, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   With a modified corporate name the Burlington Foundation held its annual gala, Share to Care, Saturday […]

Burlington Junction Station in 1920 - a first person story of life around the Freeman station.

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By Pepper Parr October 20th, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   It is just under a month away but registration for this event is going to fill […]

Four bedromm bungalow that has undergone a significant renovation is part of the annual Junior League Home Tour.

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By Pepper Parr October 17, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The Hamilton-Burlington Junior League Annual House tour will be taking place November 11 to 13th. There […]

Lakeshore school area parents get the ball diamond they wanted - raised half the money themselves - city came through with $5000

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By Pepper Parr October 17, 2016 BURLINGTON, ON   The field has been re-graded, gravel screen laid down between the bases, the pitcher’s mound is […]