On the second date she still looked good but I noticed she wasn’t exactly perfect. Would she mind if I commented?

Pep head tilted

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 16, 2011 A second look at the newest gem in the city – the Burlington Performing Arts Centre. We […]

You want a little Jesus to run the city and if he’s not available – how about a really solid performer who likes the job.

Brant St looking north from CH

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 16, 2011 – The city is in the process of hiring a new city manager. The last manager “stepped” […]

Show time for the Mayor and an interesting approach to fund raising for the city.

Young talent image

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 15, 2011 – The Mayor has gotten into show business and in the process changed one of the major […]

Good times financially for Performing Arts Centre – Trillium grant of $200,000.

BPAC`Brenda in seat

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 15, 20111 It has been a very good month for the Burlington Performing Arts Centre (BPAC). First they got […]

This was slick – this was really slick. The Jag is probably in a container on its way to Yugoslavia.

Jaguar xjr

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON October 14, 2100 The Halton Regional Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying a car theft suspect. And if you’re offered […]

Next generation of Tories take their places; the student and the candidate pair up to take the brass ring.

Cottingham front of Thank you sign

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 12, 2011 You find people like Chris Cottingham around every election campaign. They are usually male but some females […]

Looking for work…visit the Employment Halton job fair October 19

job fair

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON October 14, 2011 Halton Region’s Employment Halton program will be hosting its annual job fair on Wednesday, October 19, 2011 from […]

Oakville Youth Faces Multiple Charges in Crime Spree; breaks into homes while residents sleep.

Police dog Juno + Mitchell  wide

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON October 12, 2011 It was a full night for a 17 year old Oakville male who managed to stealthily enter three […]

He knows ‘Jack’ about politics.

Father and son conversation

By Casey Cosgrove BURLINGTON, ON October 12, 2011 While driving to a hockey game on the weekend, my 11 year-old son Jack was asking a […]

Mayor spreading his wings and getting into show business; about to become an Impresario.

BPAC full front

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON October 7, 2011 – Well, talk about being proactive and putting your money where your mouth is – Mayor Rick Goldring […]

Baseball bats used in all male altercation outside Burlington McDonald`s

Men fighting

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON October 6, 2011 Five men with just too much testerone had it out at the McDonalds at Upper Middle Road and […]

Burlington PC candidate did exceptionally well – was very close to Cam Jackson 2003 percentage levels

McKenna-Chudleigh-Savoline

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 7, 2011 – It was another provincial election campaign that never seemed to develop any energy or drive. That […]

The member for Burlington in a position to make history for province and city by crossing the floor.

Pep hand to face

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 7, 2011 – We said at the beginning of this election that for the Liberals to win the Tory […]

Police release drawings of Hornby gas bar robbery suspects.

police tape at scene

By Staff BURLINGTON, ON October 6, 2011 Police have released composite drawings of two suspects who robbed a gas bar in Hornby. The robbery took […]

Bump up the kids allowance – there might be a $100. ticket to pay. Skate board fines might be in the works.

Skate board with sail

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 6, 2010 – Redo that budget and get in some money for the $75.00 fine the city wants to […]

Tickets sales up , Centre is working but the relationship between the city and the BPAC Board needs some work.

BPAC full front

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 5, 2011 – It was going to be all nicey, nicey; they were going to be friends and everyone […]

Rushing around to shore up weak spots in the province. Who ever thought Burlington would be on THAT list.

McKenna office

By Pepper Parr Are there enough of these lawn signs out to identify the votes McKenna needs Will the Hudak visit push her over the […]

Did we get what we deserved from this election process?

All candidate CoC event

By Casey Cosgrove BURLINGTON, ON October 5, 2011 – For the last six -weeks, a process has been underway that is aimed at influencing who […]

How did she get to see a copy of the contract and what`s in that big orange boxÉ

Orange crate on Pier 2

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 5, 2011 The contract isn`t signed – yet; lawyers need time to get all the documents together, but there […]

We owe them at least the time it takes to cast a ballot.

cemetary commonwealth

By Pepper Parr BURLINGTON, ON October 4, 2011 – Many, if not most of them, were kids. They really didn’t know what they were doing […]