They are still trying to trick you - crude effort to get information out of you - rule # 1 - If in doubt - don't


By Staff October 26, 2027 BURLINGTON, ON   Attempts to trick you into responding to a message you get in an electronic piece of mail […]

Hydro work being done on Beachway towers - starts November 6th


By Staff October 25, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Hydro One crews will be conducting maintenance along Burlington Beach from Monday, November 6 to Sunday, November […]

Pearson high school parents think they got stiffed - again. MPP bungles their Petition

LBP George Ward 2

By Staff October 25th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   George Ward has a problem – and he is really, really ticked off with the way a […]

Tyandaga residents to meet for updates on where there fight to prevent a brick company from quarrying in their back yards.

TEC stop quarry expansion Jul17

By Staff October 25th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Those folks in the west end that have a quarry in their back yards are ramping up […]

Flora Hominis stands in the Dalglish Family Garden at the RBG Rock Garden - a testament to the Thomas B. McQuesten city building.

McQuesten - head close up

By Pepper Parr October 25th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It is called Flora Hominis. It stands at one end of the Dalglish Family Garden which […]

Loads of federal money pouring into the city. $75 thousand for a Bus Rapid Transit study on Plains Road - what's that all about?

Gould In the House while Obama speaks

By Staff October 24th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Where does all the money come from? Burlington MP Karina Gould with a constituent. The federal government […]

Soaring aluminum tubes decorate the Waterdown and Plains Road intersection in Aldershot - it is impressive!

Aldershot Public art #4

By Staff October 24th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The land that the latest piece of public art sits on has a sad story behind it […]

Ireland Community Park is the location for the fifth community garden; applications for plots close November 30th. added to the

The Community garden lots were laid out waiting for clients with seeds.  The season turned out to be abundant both for garden lot users and BurlingtonGreen.  A second Community Garden in 2013 elsewhere in the city?

By Staff October 24th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It was a program that was brought to city Council by Michelle Bennett and Amy Schnurr. They […]

It is intended as an evening of fun and delight - especially for the little ones - be careful and keep them safe Halloween Eve.

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By Staff October 23rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   As Halloween approaches, Halton Crime Stoppers wants everyone, young and old, to have a happy and safe […]

City View Park closed October 24-26 for Snow Fighter Training.

Now the biggest park the city has - and the furthest from the bulk of the population.

By Staff October 23rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON There is additional information on the way to us from city hall. We will update when it arrives. […]

Grade 2 French Immersion information nights to be held in Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton and Oakville during November.

French words images

By Staff October 23rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON Beginning in September 2018, the entry point for the Halton District School Board’s French Immersion Program will be […]

Quebec struggles with Muslim clothing choices - has banned anything that covers the face.

niqab attractive

By Ray Rivers October 23rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Except for the provincial Liberal government nobody seems to like Quebec’s new law Bill 62, banning […]

A year from today you will cast ballots to decide who will lead Burlington city council, the School Boards and representatives on Regional Council.

Burlington aerial

By Pepper Parr October 23rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   A year from today the people of Burlington will troop out to the polls to elect […]

Muir goes after the Board of Education for what he calls their ethical and moral failure.


By Tom Muir October 21st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The timing of that PAR in relation to the timing of the Hayden build was perfectly […]

Planners have recommended the first high rise for th downtown core - they are on for 23 storeys - developer wanted 27.

421 Brant

By Pepper Parr October 21st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The city’s Planning department have said in a report to city council that they can live […]

There is some light at the end of the afforable housing tunnel - now to get city council to bring the program to Burlington.

By Pepper Parr October 20th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   They all gathered at the Regional office in Oakville and talked up the new funding for […]

Halton Region joins Toronto Region bid for Amazon’s second headquarters. Why not - dreaming in Technicolor never did any harm?


By Pepper Parr October 20th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Regional government has jumped on one of the biggest band wagons to hit the country […]

Bus used to transport a bike stolen at a GO station - interesting.

bus bike rack

By Staff October 19th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   This was an interesting take on a local bicycle theft. A bike is stolen from the northern […]

Resident thinks high school closings, the kind of development planned for the city and the age of city Councillors are issues to be discussed.

By Rory Nisan October 19th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   When I grew up here in the 90s, North Burlington was a suburb of a suburb. […]

Many options for flu shots available to Halton residents

McMahon getting flu shot Dec 16-15

By Staff October 19th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu is to be immunized. Flu […]