Nelson quarry will hold an Open house that will include a tour bus that will drive down into the pit.

One of these was enough for the people in rural Burlington.  Is a bylaw creating a Heritage Conservation District the best way to prevent any quarry application - or is there a larger objective being sought?

By Pepper Parr September 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Nelson Aggregates announced today it will host an Open House at its Burlington quarry on Saturday, […]

Where art thou Elizabeth Jane Michael?

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By Pepper Parr September 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON Update: We are advised that Jane Michael does have a campaign office on Brant Street. Elizabeth Jane […]

Word from the Oakville North Burlington MPP on the Provincial Review raises hope in the mind of at least one resident.

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By Staff September 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   A Gazette reader sent us a copy of a letter he got from the Oakville North Burlington […]

Burlington Foundation convinces 'Pinball' Clemons to speak at their 20th anniversary event when 17 companies will be celebrated for their community giving.

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By Pepper Parr September 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   It is going to be a fun night for the sports crowd and the supporters of […]

That scam that took half a million out of the city's coffers turned out to be a tad more than that - $503,000 to be exact.

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By Pepper Parr September 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The city has been transparent about the more than half a million dollars that got sucked […]

Fire Prevention Week is more than a date on the calendar. It's an occasion to learn how to protect yourself and your family.

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By Staff September 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Do you have one? Do you know how to use it – and is it up to […]

The agriculture sector has a lot going for it - creating more value added opportunities is the target.

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By Pepper Parr September 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Agricultural Advisory Committee celebrated their 40th year of advising the Halton municipalities on the […]

Counterfeit Oxycodone Pills Containing Fentanyl Circulating in the Greater Toronto Area - that includes Burlington.

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By Staff September 21st, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Can you tell the difference between these pills? Neither can we. One of these is oxycodone, and […]

Rivers on the Prime Minister: 'That’ll Teach Him for Browning Around'

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  By Ray Rivers September 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   After the release of an old photo showing our prime minister dressed up for an […]

ECoB does it again - ensures that the public will get to hear what federal election candidates have to say.

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By Pepper Parr September 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   ECoB is once again serving the people of Burlington with an innovative approach to keeping people […]

A Record Lottery Winner from Canada

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By Claire Nash September 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Going by the endless headlines one gets, being a lottery winner can be a truly memorable […]

How to manage the pan handlers - just what did get said at that Council meeting

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By Staff September 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Suzanne Vukosavljevic, Manager of Communications for the city sent out a media release saying: “The City of […]

K9 unit brought in to track down a culprit to a garage where he was found hiding.

The police canine unit was brought in to track down suspects that had begun to break into a Cherry Cr home.

By Staff September 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   On Thursday September 19, 2019 at approximately 5:00 am, a lone male culprit entered a 7/11 convenience […]

Arrest Made in Connection to Rims and Tires Thefts from GO Station Parking Lots

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By Staff September 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON Between August 21, 2019 and September 11, 2019, there were numerous incidents of thefts of rims and tires […]

Bookstore chain teams up with schools to increase the number of books in school libraries.

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By Staff September 18, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington’s Tecumseh Public school is going to be part of the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation’s Adopt […]

Sound of Music sends a signal to council - we will be back with our hands out. That is going to be a tough sell.

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By Pepper Parr September 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Myles Rusak, Executive Director of the Sound Music seemed to be telling council that these huge […]

Job Fair: Halton Region connects job seekers with local employers.

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By Staff September 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton Region is hosting a job fair to help connect job seekers with more than 90 employers […]

Lane Restrictions for Halton Region Road Resurfacing: Brant at the QEW

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By Staff September 17th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON Road resurfacing work will be done on Brant Street between QEW and North Service Road Between Sept. 10 […]

Telling the kids why you want to run a 38k marathon: and teaching some valuable lessons.

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By Ashley Worobec September 17, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   How does a 40 year old medical professional explain to her two children that she going […]

Schedule of fees and services for 2020 - bearable. A much needed fee for per-consultation meetings was long overdue - developers were getting a great deal - no fee at all.

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By Staff September 17th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   For the most part there are no free lunches at city hall. There is a fee attached […]