Air line customers deserve better treatment - passenger bill of rights sounds flash, trendy and very liberal.


By Ray Rivers September 8th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s not like they need the money. Canada’s airline industry has never looked better financially. So […]

Builder's association not prepared to support the draft OP because it doesn’t provide the information their members need to do business here.


By Staff September 8, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Suzanne Mammel Executive Officer Hamilton Halton Home Builders Association Suzzane Mammel is a pretty direct woman; trained […]

Regional Chair Gary Carr getting very social - why now?

Gary Carr

By Staff September 8th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The kids figured out Social Media years ago – our Regional Chair has decided this is a […]

Some detail on the school closing Administrative Review are becoming clearer.

Delegation May 8 HDSB

By Pepper Parr September 8th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   There isn’t going to be just the one Administrative Review – there will be separate reviews […]

Was the back to school safe roads program a success? It is the drivers who make it work - the police just enforce it.

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By Staff September 8, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Halton Police wants everyone to be smart and have a safe back to school start With the […]

If you need a wingman - James Burchill is there for you - he's serious!

It's all about networking.

By Pepper Parr September 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   B2B Networking works and according to a research study from the Rogers Business School “82% of […]

The ID theft people don't quit - because sending email that tricks people works for them.

By Staff September 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   What did we think of this one? Not much – we don’t deal with the TD Bank […]

Community to celebrate the life of Casey Cosgrove at the Convention centre September 17th 4-6 pm

Casey Cosgrove: “I believe that we have no shortage of passionate citizens,  people willing to lead, and a creative energy right here in Burlington, to bring an even stronger sense of community to everyone that lives in this city.”

By Pepper Parr September 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Team Casey is coming together to play another game. They are going to run the 36th […]

Burlington male arrested for indecent exposure.

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By Staff September 6, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police have arrested a 52 year old Burlington man for indecent act. The 52 […]

Development community weighs in on the draft official plan - flawed and needs detailed growth numbers.

Pepper Parr September 6, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It was one of those Receive and File reports – it was hundreds of pages long and […]

Mike Wallace wants the Mayor's Chain of Office - tapping people on the shoulder all over the city.

city hall with flag poles

By Pepper Parr September 6th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Ken, an intelligent citizen who comments in the Gazette from time to time, made an interesting […]

Province advises the Halton school board that they will appoint a facilitator to review the process that was used to close two of the city's seven schools.

PARC with options on the walls

By Staff September 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   “The Halton District School Board received notification today from the Ministry of Education, granting Administrative Reviews of […]

We are done said the city manager. The end is in sight.

James Ridge - looking right

By Pepper Parr September 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   “We are done!”, said the city manager. City manager James Ridge In addressing the Planning and […]

Downtown stabbing in the early morning hours on Sunday.

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By Staff September 5th 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   On Sunday September 3rd 2017 shortly after 2:00 AM, police were called to the Maria and Elizabeth […]

13 of the 860 school bus runs didn't have the needed drivers for the first day of school


By Staff September 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   For the most part the students who rely on school buses to get them to the class […]

Annual Terry Fox run - Sunday the 17th - expect thousands this year.

terryfox 4 final

By Staff September 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The next major public event that doesn’t call for people to sit at a table and think […]

First Canadian Craft Biennial taking place at the Art Gallery

Fat boy 2 BEST

By Pepper Parr September 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Art Gallery of Burlington, in collaboration with Craft Ontario, are presenting the first Canadian Craft […]

A 3D look at a proposed downtown development opposite city hall.

421 Brant

By Pepper Parr September 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The debate on the construction of a 26 storey mixed-use development at the corner of John […]

Noted photographer to publish a lavishly illustrated book on the Niagara Escarpment[1]

By Pepper Parr September 4th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Later this month Mark Zelinski will launch his book on the Escarpment. It is a large […]

Tributes reminiscing and outpourings of affection for Casey Cosgrove who passed last Thursday.

Cosgrove H&S

By Staff September 3rd, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The late Casey Cosgrove Facebook is alive and has become the place to grieve, commiserate and openly […]