School board trustee puts ideas with real meat on the bones in front of her peers - they could keep Bateman open.

Collard and Miller

By Pepper Parr June 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Right from the very beginning Ward 5 Halton District School Board trustee Amy Collard was paying […]

Road closures for Ride to Conquer cancer - Saturday June 10th.

By Staff June 6th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer Road Closures – Saturday, June 10, 2017 The 10th annual Enbridge Ride […]

BurlingtonGreen sponsors a film on bikes vs cars - guess who wins?

By Staff June 6, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The next BurlingtonGreen event is a film presentation on Bikes versus card – a must see movie […]

There was a 9% increase in charges laid during the 2017 Canada Road Safety Week from the 2016 campaign.

HRPS crest

By Staff June 5, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   During the period of 16-22 May, uniform and plainclothes officers from across all areas of the Halton […]

0 for 7 - The Herd is struggling for that first baseball game win


By Staff June 4, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   A Toronto Maple Leaf baseball player pulled off a three-run home run that capped a five-run ninth […]

We couldn't have asked for much more - weather was close to perfect.

Kids in splash pad

By Staff June 4th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Saturday – It was as perfect as it was going to get – different people enjoyed the […]

Crime Stoppers partners with local banks to attract the highest number of people to the annual shredding event.

Shred event Beast

By Staff June 4th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Cal Millar, a Halton Crime Stoppers Board member said there “was a steady stream throughout the day” […]

The Pope, the Rube and the Prime Minister who invited the head of the Catholic church to come to Canada and apologize to the aboriginal community.

Justin + Pope

By Ray Rivers June 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   What an imperfect couple they made, the man of conscience and the rube. Not to insult […]

A baseball game with $1 ice cream on what might turn out to be a sunny afternoon. Definitely a family event.

By Staff June 1, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Like Ice Cream? Who doesn’t! The Herd, Burlington’s InterCounty Baseball League member will be playing the Toronto […]

Walk Off the Earth added to the FREE Sound of Music June 11th concert.

You Tube just might have given Walk off the Earth the boost they needed to really make a mark on the musical scene.  Are we looking at another spoons in the making?

By Staff June 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   They are thrilled – you might be delighted. The Sound of Music Festival, in partnership with the […]

Scotia bank offers electricity for your car - you don't even have to be a customer to use the service.

Scotia - Bella Alim - electric charge station

By Staff May 31, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Turns out that you can get more than money or a mortgage at one of Burlington’s Bank […]

I was wondering - she asked: would you promote the Save Our School Walk?


By Pepper Parr May 31st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   “Hope all is well” she said and added “hope you are enjoying today’s beautiful weather.” The […]

Attempts to access your sensitive data come in at the rate of several every day - you have to be vigilant.

ID theft screen

By Staff May 31, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   They come in at the rate of a couple every day. Most of them are immediately evident […]

Shred your sensitive documents - keep them out of the hands of the Identity thieves


By Staff May 30th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Crime Stoppers of Halton in partnership with FileBank Canada is hosting a shred event in Burlington to […]

Ontario modernizes municipal legislation: gives them new ways to seperate you from your money.

Visual - city council full

By Pepper Parr May 30th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Today, Ontario passed legislation to empower municipalities to be more open, accountable and flexible in responding […]

Regional police are asking high school students to take the distracted driving pledge - #TextULater

HRPS crest

By Staff May 30, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington, Halton District and Halton Catholic District School Boards, the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association […]

Could we see this six storey tall rubber duck in Burlington Bay?

Rubber duck

By Staff May 29, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Just ducky! An Ontario government grant of about $120,000 that is going toward a giant rubber duck […]

Temporary Road Closure on May 31-- Rossmore Blvd. Southbound


By Staff May 29, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Rossmore Blvd. southbound between Princess Blvd. and Balmoral Ave. will be closed on May 31, 2017 for […]

Win-less Herd has the batter of the week in their line up - figure that one out.

Herd batter - Gideon

By Ken Pagan May 29th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Justin Gideon is staying positive and, with a touch more confidence in his game, the results […]

National Ride your Bike to work day: Where are those plans for bike lanes on New Street?

New street - being rebuilt

By Staff May 29, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON Revised 12:50 pm May 29th, 2017 Today is Bike to Work day. Did Burlington celebrate the event? They […]