Carl Dixon to perform in the Studio Theatre at the Performing Arts Centre

Carl Dixon courtesy of BPAC

By Staff November 13th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Performing Arts Centre (BPAC) presents a unique and moving evening with a Canadian rock legend: […]

Is city hall getting back into the rankings game ? Burlington was ranked as #3 in culture for a city our size.

Sign Burlington Culture

By Staff November 13th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Culturally Burlington is making the rankings. Culture Days— a national, non-profit organization celebrating arts and culture has […]

Tammy Fox - is creating part of the cultural diet for the city - some broccoli included.

Fay - hands out

By Pepper Parr November 12th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON Revised: The Gazette frequently tapes interviews – we should have done that this time. Tammy Fox was […]

Hersh: resident involvement is essential if anything is to be achieved in the first 100 days.

Penny Hersh

We have asked Burlington residents that we know and have communicated with in our seven years of operation what they think the new city council […]

Regional police using more high tech - focus on retail thefts with a database of retail store surveillance cameras images.

Retail theft

By Staff November 12th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) has a new tool to help identify suspects of retail thefts […]

Rutherford: audit planning staff, evaluate previous recommendations and educate planners.

100 days

We asked Burlington residents that we know and have communicated with in our seven years of operation what they think the city needs to go […]

An opportunity to learn about the principles of professional performance.

Ken Gass

By Staff November 11, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   This might interest some people. Ken Gass, the Artistic Director of the Canadian Rep Theatre, will be […]

Remembrances Day services and bus route changes.

Remembrance Day wreaths - dozens at cenotaph

By Staff November 11th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   A number of Remembrance Day services will be taking place in downtown Burlington on Sunday, Nov. 11, […]

Does a ward Councillor have to live in the ward they represent? Legally no - but most people will tell you they should.

Burlington flags

By Staff November 10th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON This article has been revised. Does the Councillor for a city ward have to actually live in the […]

Clock Tower bells will be rung at sunset on November 11th.

Clock tower - close up

By Staff November 10th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   At sunset on Sunday, November 11, the City of Burlington will join other local organizations, including veteran […]

Alan Harrington wants to see something done with the city's brand and the fire damaged property south of the QEW in the first 100 days of the new municipal government.

100 days

With a new municipal government getting ready to assume power the question is – what will they do first? What are the big issues? We […]

Fred Crockett wants to ensure that Council doesn't try to micromanage everything during the first 100 days.

100 days

With a new municipal government getting ready to assume power the question is – what will they do first? What are the big issues? We […]

The Federation Strikes Back: This was seen as a shot across the bow of the good ship Ford.

McKinnon in Milton cropped

By Ray Rivers November 8th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON The Gazette sent columnist Ray Rivers out on a news assignment to cover a subject dear to […]

Jim Barnett wants to tighten things up at city hall during the first 100 days of a new municipal government.

100 days

With a new municipal government getting ready to assume power the question is – what will they do first? What are the big issues? In […]

Burlington gets a $10,000 donation from Union Gas to purchase and plant trees in the area of Upper Middle and Havendale Roads.

Union gas cheque

By Staff November 9th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington has received a generous donation of $10,000 from Union Gas to purchase and plant trees in […]

Elections matter - the provincial election took $1750 out of the pockets of those earning a minimum wage.

27592233 - a yellow and black diamond shaped road sign with the words minimum wage changes ahead making a great concept.

By Pepper Parr November 6th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   For the 60% of the people in Burlington who didn’t vote – a message. Elections matter! […]

Parks and recreation has all kinds of things for you to do - check it out.

Live play graphic

By Staff November 6th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Living and playing in Burlington. The Parks and Recreation people have announced that Winter registration for Adult […]

ADI development group can now begin construction of the 26 story tower in the downtown core.

nautique-elevation-from-city-july-2016

By Staff November 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   This is not good news – at least not for the city. The ADI Development Group can […]

What will the Mayor Elect have on her desk when she assumes office on December 3rd?

Meed ward election night 1

By Pepper Parr November 5th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The bigger picture. Mayor Elect Marianne Meed Ward has been meeting with the newly elected Council […]

A week to focus on crime prevention; a program that works.

Tanner  Regional Police chief

By Staff November 3rd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police Service Set to Launch 2018 Crime Prevention Week – Help Us Help You […]