Burlington resident relives the day Terry Fox ran through the city - you could feel the electricity in the air, the anticipation was so great.

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By Staff July 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Gazette got a request from the Burlington Sports Alliance asking if we had any photographs they […]

Burlington canal lift bridge to undergo maintenance work in July during the evenings.

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By Staff July 7, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Canal Lift Bridge will be closed for periods of time between July 10 and July […]

Rivers provides context on a controversial federal government decision: giving Omar Kahdr $10.5 million

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By Ray Rivers July 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   They called him an enemy combatant, a bastardized term for ‘prisoner of war’ invented by […]

Thieves continue to attempt to get access to your bank account - YOU need to be vigilant.

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By Staff July 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   You can almost set an alarm clock by the rate at which these bank scams come along. […]

Extensively and expensively upgraded, Pump House in the Beachway is once again empty.

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By Pepper Parr July 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It was a good idea at the time and was one of the few achievements of […]

Five runs in the top of the 7th put the win in the Hamilton Cardinals column; Herd loss keeps them in the top of the bottom half of league standings.

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By Staff July 7th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Six home runs helped the Hamilton Cardinals pull away for a 12-4 win over the Burlington Herd […]

Courage in Sport as shown to us by Terry Fox to be focus of an exhibit at the AGB.

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By Staff July 6th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington does have a special relationship with Terry Fox. That relationship exists because people went out of […]

Temporary road closures during the Burlington Downtown Car Show.

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By Staff July 6th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Saturday, July 8, 2017 – 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. These roads will be closed on Saturday, […]

A sunrise - free to every Burlingtonian that gets up early enough.

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By staff July 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Does your day start with the sound of an alarm clock? Or perhaps it is the kids […]

Brant street to be nothing but cars on Saturday - but all you can do is look at all 150 of them - the 3rd annual Downtown Car Show.

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By Staff July 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It is one of the days in the year that people take over Brant Street – you […]

Historic re-enactment to take place at Air Park today and tomorrow.

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By Pepper Parr July 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It was going to be the war that ended all wars. It was a war that […]

Did the Burlington Herd find their footing when they held the league leading Baycats to a scoreless game until the 7th inning.

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By Staff July 5th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   When you are up against a team that has yet to lose a game – getting out […]

Largest retail space in the downtown core close to completely empty - what Bold plans might there be for this space?

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By Pepper Parr July 4th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The changes the city is talking about with their Go Bold plan – not something that […]

Cellis Osteria closes - just not enough business to make keeping it open worthwhile.

By Pepper Parr July 4th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Some of the bounce has gone out of Brant Street. The Cellis Osteria has closed – […]

Flags draped on balconies on Canada Day and a peak at what the Bridgewater is going to look like now that the construction is taking place above the grade level

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By Pepper Parr July 4th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   How did some people decorate their home to celebrate Canada 150? The residents of this building […]

Banks don't send messages like this - you shouldn't respond to them.

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By Staff July 4th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Bank of Montreal appears to be the Canadian bank of choice for the identity thieves. The […]

Law firm commences a Class Action proceeding against Upper Middle Dental office seeking $10 million in damages.

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By Staff July 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Gazette readers have been clamoring for someone to start up a Class Action law suit against the […]

Pearson and Bateman high school parents see a ray of hope in Minister's decision to put a hold on further school closings.

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By Pepper Parr July 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Steve Atkinson, the Lester B. Pearson high school parent, who has worked tirelessly to keep the […]

Burlington MP Karina Gould featured in CBC news feature

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By Pepper Parr July 1st, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Forget the politics for the moment. It is really remarkable that a 30 year old woman […]

Brantford Red Sox rack up 20 hits as the beat Burlington Herd 11-2

By Staff July 1st. 2017 BURLINGTON, ON Every member of the Brantford Red Sox got a hit when the team slaughtered the Burlington Herd 11 […]