Fifteenth annual Art in Action tour - this weekend.

Monica Bell, a quilter taking part in the Studio Tour for the first time.

By Pepper Parr November 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   They have been doing this for fifteen years. It has become a bit of an institution […]

Prospect to be closed at night east of Guelph Line.

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By Staff November 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON Prospect Street, from Guelph Line to Regency Court will be closed nightly from November 6 to 25, between […]

City council decides it can live with a 23 storey tower in the downtown core opposite city hall.

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By Staff November 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Well … at least it wasn’t one of those dreaded 4-3 votes that our city council strives […]

Is six storeys for residential buildings what Burlington wants or should strive for?

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By Greg Woodruff November 3, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Lots of talk at last night’s council meeting on developing Brant street. The thing that horrifies […]

Police continue to arrest and release the names of those who drive while under the influence of alcohol or illegal drugs.

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By Staff November 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON,ON   On Thursday, November 2, 2017, just after 9:00am, a traffic stop was initiated at Guelph Street and Mountainview […]

Trevor Copp producing Journey to the East - on stage at the Performing Arts Centre - Copp rarely disappoints.

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By Staff November 2, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   We work in the dark. We make sense of what we can. But we don’t know what […]

Rivers on what he thinks is happening to Alberta - the land of the free-spirited, land-centric cowboys.

By Ray Rivers November 2, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   First we take Alberta then we take B.C. But not likely so in Ontario, even with […]

Capital budget proposal for 2018 is $68.6 million.

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By Staff November 2, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   A review of the 2018 proposed budgets will begin on Nov. 9 at 11 a.m. A copy […]

Sound of Music offering a From Nothing to Something class - FREE - just have to register.

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By Staff November 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Sound of Music isn’t just a week long music feast beside a big lake. The organization […]

Identity theft still taking place - don't join the list of those who have been seriously damaged financially.

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By Staff November 2, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON This from people who claimed to be the TD Bank – anyone who opened that pdf would have […]

Wellington Square United Church putting on a musical to honour Remembrance Day and Canada’s 150th birthday.

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By Staff November 2, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON 1942 – America – The Stage Door Canteen – a place where Bette Davis served the desserts. Marlene […]

Trained as a classical piano player Suzanne Mammel now directs the Home Builders Association that covers Hamilton and all of the Halton Region.

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By Pepper Parr November 2nd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The city of Burlington Planning department has basically wrapped up their work on the draft of […]

Seven hand guns stolen from a semi-rural residence in the Region.

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By Staff November 2, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The locale for this story is not Burlington – but it raises serious concerns over the number […]

Burlingtonians want to know much more about aging - tickets to the event sold out.

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By Staff November 1, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   This is the kind of problem our Mayor likes to have. Listen in. Moses Znaimer was invited […]

Developer wants to add two more storeys to an approved project.

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By Pepper Parr November 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   When the project was first brought to the public the project could have been five storeys […]

Public to get a look at the more than 200 ideas that came in about the Focus Exploration at Aldershot high school.

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By Staff November 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton District School Board is hosting an Open House on Monday, November 13, 2017, from 5-7 […]

Students who will enter high school next September are invited to visit the school and learn about the programs offered - two of the seven high schools in the city will not graduate those young people.

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By Staff November 1, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   High school information nights are scheduled by the Halton District School Board during the month of November […]

Looked like a good business model - thief was up against technology he probably wasn't even aware existed.

By Staff November 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON The Burlington Street Crime Unit arrested a man on Monday for shoplifting merchandise from various Walmart Stores in […]

Maintenance work to be done to the city’s online services Monday night.

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By Staff November 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   There is maintenance work to be done to the city’s online services. It will take place on […]

City issues directions on the etiquette expected by those who use the pathways for cycling.

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By Staff October 31st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Is this the beginning of a shift from the idea of road diets? The City is reminding […]