Lecture on the fire that destroyed the Noronic in 1949 and left 139 dead

Nordic fire

By Staff September 3, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   It was a horrific event that captured the minds of everyone in Toronto and every other community […]

Two Cavendish girls get a head start on Terry Fox Run fund raising.

Fox fund raising girls

By Staff September 2nd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Craig Gardner, chair of the Burlington Terry Fox Run tells the story of two girls in the […]

Kitchener is up against Barrie in the IBL baseball finals.

Baseball - player at bat with lights

By Staff August 25th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The 100th Intercounty Baseball League final will begin Aug. 28 when the Barrie Baycats host the Kitchener […]

We will keep you informed. We will implement what you decide. It's all in a promise the city made to you.

CHAT group photo

By Pepper Parr August 23rd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Is it deliberate? Or is it from an organization that is now so dysfunctional that the […]

Poetry Slam featuring Kelsey Hartford at the NuvoNetwork

Kelsey Hartford

By Staff August 22nd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   THIS THURSDAY, tomorrow, the monthly Burlington Poetry Slam takes place at Nuvo Network! Doors open at 7:30pm, […]

The symbolism is brilliant - Meed Ward to open campaign office on site of the Freeman family home.

Freeman Junction sign BEST

By Pepper Parr August 18th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON A reader has asked where the Freeman House is located. At 906 Brant Street on the west […]

Macbeth as a murderous conspiracy: Copp and his cast make it work.

macbeth with a knife

By Pepper Parr August 16th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Trevor Copp’s interpretation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth is not the way we heard the play in high […]

Nikola Wojewoda drawings on display at the Seaton Gallery in Aldershot

Nikola W Harbinger (002)

By Staff August 15th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Summer in Burlington is a chance to get out and experience the country side, the beach and […]

Gambling In Canada: The Peculiarities - online casinos become increasingly popular with millions of users throughout the world.

Online casino

By Hillary Walker August 15th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Allotting much time to job and everyday minutiae, people start searching for the things and activities […]

Children’s Festival this Sunday - Spencer Smith Park


By Staff August 14th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   As they get a little older – they are ready for bigger challenges. This group works there […]

Weather clouds the first night of Macbeth at the RBG Rock Garden. Opening moved to Tuesday.

First night umbrellas

By Pepper Parr August 14th, 2018. BURLINGTON, ON Weather clouds the first night of Macbeth at the RBG Rock Garden. Opening moved to Tuesday. Weather […]

Burlington Herd gets taken out of contention in the IBL baseball quarter finals.

Herd team sign

By Pepper Parr August 13th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   It was the last game of the season that would take place in the city for […]

Macbeth opens this evening at the RBG Rock Garden

Alma and Trevor

By Pepper Parr August 13th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The third season of Shakespeare in the RBG Rock Garden begins this evening. The cast has […]

Construction of Ontario Street to Graham’s Lane Multi-Use Trail is scheduled to start in mid-September

Multi use trail Ontario to Grahams Lane

By Staff August 11th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   A portion of the Multi Use trail that will run from Ontario Street north to Grahams Lane. […]

Parks and Recreation online registration and booking system down for scheduled maintenance

Live and play cover

By Staff August 10th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The registration and facility booking system will be temporarily down from the evening of Aug. 9 until […]

Macbeth as a conspiracy theory to open at the Rock Garden August 13th, runs for three weeks

Macbeth logo

By Pepper Parr August 8th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Macbeth, that classic Shakespearean play, will be performed at the Royal Botanical Gardens Rock Garden on […]

August means Jazz on the Patio - free performances at the Performing Arts Centre

Jazz - SRO

By Staff August 8th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   The Performing Arts Centre has been putting on this program for at least three years. One of […]

Election debates will be held in every ward: ECoB organizing the events

ECOB logo

By Staff August 7th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Those lazy easy going days of August are upon us. Let the serious stuff slide for a […]

Drinking accounts for approximately 40% of boating-related fatalities on Canadian waterways.


By Staff August 4th, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Something seems to happen to some people when they are out on the water un a boat […]

Transformation of the Brant Museum well underway.

Brant Museum rendering

By Staff August 2nd, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON   Little by little the transformed Joseph Brant Museum begins to take shape. Scheduled to open in July […]