The Burlington Herd took a game in the best of seven quarter final series - they may be getting some footing against a team that has given them nothing but grief.

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By Staff August 6th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Two London Majors’ players hammered in 10 of the teams runs in a 14-4 win in Game […]

Spoiler alert! Columnist Ray Rivers is on vacation.

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By Staff August 4, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Ray is taking what he feels is a much needed and well earned break to re-fresh and […]

Police arrest two males for theft from autos in North Burlington; they were fleeing the scene in a taxi.

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By Staff August 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON Late in July at very close to 2:30 AM on a Friday police received a call from a […]

Statistics tell us a lot more about the make up of the country and the way we live as people. What's happening to the concept of the family?

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By Staff August 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Statistics Canada released more of the census data it collected during 2016. We get a tighter look […]

Almost totally SOLD OUT weeks before the curtain rises: Annie Jr to be performed at the Drury Lane Theatre.

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By Staff August 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Every artistic director wishes for words like these: KooGle Theatre Company is very excited to announce that […]

London takes the first of seven games against the Herd: score was 1-0

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By Staff August 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The London Majors took the first of seven games in the IBL quarter finals. The Majors had […]

The Food Trucks at the Joseph Brant Day in LaSalle Park are not to be missed. Smokey maple bacon poutine - on Monday August 7th.

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By Staff August 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   For Canada’s 150th birthday, the Museums of Burlington are celebrating Joseph Brant Day at LaSalle Park with […]

Art Gallery releases its fall program -

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By Staff August 2nd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Art Gallery of Burlington has released their program for the fall. Family Saturday Sessions Children Ages […]

CIBC bank on Fairview robbed just before noon. No one injured, three fled in a black sedan.

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By Staff August 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The CIBC bank on Fairview was robbed this morning when two men jumped on the counter inside […]

Community needs tools to complete the building of a neighbourhood playground on Sunday August 13th..

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By Staff August 1, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The KaBOOM! Aldershot community planning committee are looking for gardening and construction tools to help build a […]

Artist commissioned to create public art for city recreation locations brings an impressive background to the task.

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By Pepper Parr August 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   With the selection decision made Ken Hall now has to move into production mode and begin […]

Crime Stoppers - just how it operates and the changes taking place in how they work with and inform the community.

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By Pepper Parr August 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Everyone has heard of Crime Stoppers. It is an international organization and one of the bigger […]

Burlington Herd gets ready to start what might be a very short play-off series against the London Majors.

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By Staff August 1. 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The beginning of the end of the playoff season for the Burlington Herd starts on Wednesday when […]

Erica Pickering, a Burlington student to perform at CNE Rising Star competition

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By Pepper Parr July 31st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The CNE has been running their Rising Star Talent Competition program since 1987. Each year young […]

Burlington Herd heads into the playoff series with little in the way of prospects.

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By Staff July 30th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The 2017 regular season for the InterCounty Baseball League (IBL) comes to a close later this week […]

Othello will be in Lowville this Wednesday evening - just the one performance - not to be missed.

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By Pepper Parr July 30th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   If you do what many of us do – plan your week on Sunday you might […]

Burlington Herd loses its final game of the season - moves into quarter finals against team that beat them twice in the final season games.


By Staff July 29th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It was a dismal way to end the season for the Burlington Herd who struggled to get […]

Rivers pontificates on the fate of the federal New Democrats; likes the look of Charlie Angus

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By Ray Rivers July 28, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   In a first-past-the-post parliamentary system only two political parties will ever predominate. That potentially limits the […]

Burli Blast Festival - Saturday - 9:00 am – 2:00 pm at Sherwood Forest Park. Burlington Youth Soccer at its best.

By Staff July 28th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Youth Soccer Club (BYSC) is hosting its “Burli Blast Festival” this Saturday, July 29th to […]

Temporary Road Closure – Brant Street, south of Victoria Avenue on Saturday, July 29, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m


By Staff July 28, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON The southbound lane on Brant Street, just south of Victoria Avenue, will be closed on Saturday, July 29, […]