Two candidates in the running for the ward 1 city council seat; ward 5 has an unknown, other wards have healthy contests.

City hall - older pic

By Pepper Parr May 16th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The interest in running for city council is coming along nicely. City Clerk Angela Morgan oversees […]

Whiskey/wine tasting at Ireland House - premium brands and a tax receipt as well.


By Pepper Parr May 15th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   This is a little different for a museum – a wine/whiskey tasting event where you can […]

Ireland House - one of the best museums in the Region - admission free on Friday.

Ireland House free

By Staff May 15th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Friday is International Museum Day. Ireland House is going to be admission FREE for the day from […]

Two well known entertainment headliners and what could well be the sleeper event at the Lowville Festival in June.

2018 Performers

By Pepper Parr May 14th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   In less than a month; the fourth Lowville Festival will welcome Sarah Harmer home for what […]

Herd takes a second trouncing in what has to be a tough way to start a season


By Staff May 13th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON The Barrie Baycats, winners of the InterCounty Baseball League trophy in 2017, whipped the Burlington Herd Sunday afternoon […]

Copp to approach Macbeth as a Conspiracy theory. August performance dates.

Rock Garden sign

By Staff May 13, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Summer hasn’t favoured us with much in the way of warm weather so thinking about outdoor theatre […]

How do I become... The Centre for Skills Development and Training holding information sessions

Centre How do I graphic

By Staff May 10th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Centre for Skills Development and Training is in the business of training people for good jobs […]

Port Nelson United church summer camp registration.


By Staff May 9th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON Not quite real summer weather yet – but time perhaps to think in terms of where you want […]

Food for Thought raises $67,000 at their celebration event.

Dollars Raised 2018

By Staff May 8th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   They hosted their 9th Annual Spring Breakfast Gala, in support of Halton Food for Thought Student Nutrition […]

Burlington gets to see the Herd on Saturday the 12th at Nelson Park

Herd T-shirt

By Staff May 7th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Barrie Baycats’ quest for a fifth straight Intercounty Baseball League title started with a 3-1 win […]

Shredding sensitive documents - May 27th in Burlington - MMR parking lot.

Shred event Beast

By Staff May 6th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Crime Stoppers of Halton, in partnership with FileBank Canada, is hosting two Shred Events this May to […]

500 native trees will get planted - while 9000 trees just across the road are at serious risk.

Bayview looking over the Bay

By Staff May 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   If the weather holds Conservation Halton could get the 100 community volunteers it needs to help plant […]

Traditional Mother's Day Champagne Tea takes place on May 12 at Ireland House


By Staff May 4th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Museums of Burlington is quite a bit more than the two locations they manage. Their events […]

Art scholarship announced - 5th time the Art in Action people have done this.

ArtinAction sign lawn

By Staff May 3rd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON Updated on May 4th, 2018 Art in Action – that opportunity people have to tour close to a […]

Week-long celebration of inclusivity and student achievement.

equity and inclusion

By Staff May 1st, 2018 BURLINGTON. ON   Education Week from May 7-11, 2018 School Boards are the largest employers in the Region – they […]

Interventions - what are they? Mayor's Millennial Advisory committee is heading up this idea.

100in1 transsform

By Staff May 1st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   100IN1DAY – looks like a type – actually is it an event being mobilized by the Mayors […]

Sarah Harmer to share top billing at the Lowville Festival with tenor Ben Heppner

Sarah Harmer at TERC Nov 16-17

By Staff April 24th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   She is coming home, just for a few days, but she will be on the stage at […]

“No Voice No Representation” Rally at City Hall on Monday April 23rd at 6pm till 6:30pm.

Burlington flags

By Pepper Parr April 19th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Alton Village Resident’s Association is holding a “No Voice No Representation” Rally at City Hall […]

If the nice weather actually arrives it will be a great day to plant saplings. No BBQ this year.

GreenUp 2017 tree plant

By Staff April 17th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington’s annual community tree planting event has been tied to the annual Burlington Green […]

Dance students will use spoken word poetry and reimagine the messages into dance movements.

Dance hip hop

By Staff April 16th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   April 26th, 270 Grade 6-8 students from the Halton District School Board will gather to perform and […]