Suspected car thief arrested - police looking for a second suspect.

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By Staff June 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   On June 4th 2018 shortly after 10:50 PM, police were alerted to an attempted vehicle theft at […]

Copp to produce and direct Macbeth at the Rock Garden in August.

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By Staff June 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   For the third consecutive year, local director Trevor Copp (Artistic Director, Tottering Biped Theatre) and the Shakespeare […]

Doug Ford: He lacks the education, experience, integrity and acumen to lead this province into better days. And he has the track record to prove it.

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By Ray Rivers June 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   I have a friend who claims that he learned everything he knows from watching cops and […]

Advance voting up 18.8% over the 2014 total - suggests a heavy turnout on Thursday.

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By Staff June 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   An estimated 768,895 voters participated in advance voting for the 2018 General Election. Preliminary figures show that […]

Peter Rusin creates his own political party and runs for the Burlington seat in the Legislature.

Rusin - direct into camera - hard look

By Staff June 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   For a more light hearted look at who is running for office and why consider Peter Rusin, […]

Pauline Johnson Public School to open time capsules on Friday to celebrate a 50th anniversary and the Indigenous author the school was named after.

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By Pepper Parr June 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   She was half white and was neglected as part of the indigenous culture that was beginning […]

McKenna: She wants back in; the allure of public office is something she just cannot resist.

McKenna

By Pepper Parr June 4th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Will Burlington send Jane McKenna back to Queen’s Park or will she get there because a […]

One of the best political campaigners in the city may go down to defeat on Thursday.

AGB presentation McMahon

By Pepper Parr June 4th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   She was chosen as the candidate for Burlington by the Premier. Eleanor McMahon at her first […]

Andrea Horwath to visit the NDP campaign office on Tuesday - the political winds are shifting.

Horwath bus

By Pepper Parr June 4th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   When the wind shifts a good Captain trims the sails. When Andrew Drummond was made the […]

If you are running for Mayor in this town - get ready for your Smart Car Confidential with James Burchill.

James Burchill

By Staff June 4th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   James Burchill is on a tear. He is busier than an Uber driver with his Smart Car. […]

Lester B. Pearson high school holds its final public goodbye.

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By Pepper Parr June 3rd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON Revision: We have been advised that ward 4 trustee Richelle Papin was at the Saturday afternoon event […]

Jane McKenna could be heading back to Queen's Park.

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By Staff June 3rd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON The Gazette has been asked to publish the following statement: This poll was produced by Mainstreet Research as […]

Preparing for what will be a defining provincial election; what the candidates are saying.

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By Staff June 3rd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   It is an election that is going to define the province for at least a decade. How […]

Mike Wallace - up close during an interview in a very small car.

Wallace Confidenial coffee

By Staff June 3rd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   James Burchill has been broadcasting Smartcar Coffee Confidential interviews for a number of months. With a municipal […]

PRIDE - it has taken decades to get to this point - celebrate the achievement.

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By Staff June 2, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   It took some time to get to the point where there is a PRIDE month. The bathhouse […]

Lawrie contributes a new sculpture to the International collection at the RBG

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By Staff June 2, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   In 2013 Dan Lawrie, Hamilton businessman and Burlington resident, made a 10-year commitment to donate sculpture to […]

Free space for community groups at the Haber Recreation Centre.

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By Staff June 2, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The City has launched a new, free community space called “Haber Hub” at Haber Recreation Centre at […]

Canada buys a pipe line - Rivers buys his first EV - thinks the feds paid too much for the pipe line while he is saving a bundle on gas.

Pipeline -Transmountain

By Ray Rivers June 1, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   I got an EV (electric vehicle) earlier this year. It is really quiet and really fast. […]

Two major drug busts in the city during May.

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By Staff June 2, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Regional police had their hands full – two significant drug busts. The Burlington Street Crime Unit […]

Development in Burlington: Property along Fairview is being scooped up at feverish pace - said the barber.

Liz at Home

By Pepper Parr June 1st, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   For woman it is the hair salon – for men it is the barber shop. That’s […]