Burlington, Ontario

What is Burlington, Ontario known for?


film scores

-based studio: owns and operates '''Sound Investments Recording Studio'''-- He is still active in the blues, jazz and roots music community as a session musician, producer (Record producer), and arranger (List of arrangers). Anthony writes for and produces other artists, jingles and film scores and performs at blues festivals. background group_or_band alias Rainbow Butt Monkeys origin Burlington, Ontario, Canada genre


charity work

title Employment Standards Act, 2000 publisher Province of Ontario accessdate 2008-08-04 date S.O. 2000 Charity work '''CAVEAT''' (''Canadians Against Violence Everywhere Advocating for its Termination'') was a Canada Canadian


rock album

as reaching #6 on the US Hot 100 and #12 on the Australian Singles Chart. They won the Juno Award for Rock Album of the Year in 2008. Finger Eleven wins Juno http: junoawards.ca 08_nominees_cat.php?id 2327 ''Letters from Chutney'' and ''Tip'' (1995–1999) Finger Eleven first formed in their high school, Lester B. Pearson High School (Lester B. Pearson High School (Burlington)) http: tourismburlington.com about-burlington famous-burlingtonians in Burlington, Ontario, but then achieved a devoted Canadian (Canada) following throughout their time as a band. One of their first shows was at a school Christmas concert in 1990. They were originally called Rainbow Butt Monkeys. They released their first full album ''Letters from Chutney'' (1995) with money won from a rock band search contest on 97.7 CHTZ (Hits) HTZ FM (CHTZ-FM)'s "Southern Ontario's Best Rock". In 1986, keyboardist Ray Coburn temporarily left the band, replaced by Rob Preuss of Burlington, Ontario-based Spoons (Spoons (band)). Also during 1986 the band produced the track "Those Were the Days" for the Charlie Sheen film ''The Wraith''. '''Aldershot''' (Population: (2001): 3,868) is a community in south-central Ontario, Canada, on Burlington Bay, Lake Ontario. It is a neighbourhood of Burlington (Burlington, Ontario), in Halton Regional Municipality (Halton Regional Municipality, Ontario). This former unincorporated village was previously a part of East Flamborough Township until it was annexed by the City of Burlington (Burlington, Ontario) in 1962. It has a "fiercely independent spirit" and always maintained a quality of independence and individual identity. This may be because Aldershot, originally called Burlington Plains, may have been the earliest settlement in East Flamborough Township. It was first surveyed in 1791 by Augustus Jones. It is believed the first family to settle in the area was the Fonger Family in the early 1790s. The '''Regional Municipality of Halton''', or '''Halton Region''', is a regional municipality of Ontario, Canada, located in Southern Ontario in the southwest part of the Greater Toronto Area ("GTA"). It comprises the city of Burlington (Burlington, Ontario) and the towns of Oakville (Oakville, Ontario), Milton (Milton, Ontario), and Halton Hills (Halton Hills, Ontario) and is policed by the Halton Regional Police Service. The regional council's headquarters are located in Oakville. thumb A Greyhound MCI G4500 in the early 2000s livery. (Image:Greyhound Lnes MCI G4500 7061.jpg) In 1999, Burlington, Ontario-based transportation conglomerate Laidlaw Inc. (Laidlaw) acquired Greyhound Lines, Inc. (U.S. operations) including Carolina Trailways and other Greyhound affiliates. It had previously acquired Greyhound Canada. The new company was officially created in April 1995 and the first two book superstores were opened in November 1995. The original superstores were located in Burlington (Burlington, Ontario), Ontario and Burnaby, British Columbia. Chapters profile at CanadianRetail.com death_date origin Burlington, Ontario, Canada genre Folk (Folk music) Pop (Pop music) Rock (Rock music) Biography Born and raised in Burlington, Ontario, Harmer gained her first exposure to the musician's lifestyle as a teenager, when her older sister Mary started taking her to concerts by the well-known Tragically Hip (The Tragically Hip). At the age of 17, she was invited to join a Toronto band, The Saddletramps. For three years, she juggled The Saddletramps with her studies in philosophy and women's studies at Queen's University (Queen's University, Kingston). '''Comedy at Club 54''' is a Canadian (Canada) television program hosted by Ben Guyatt. The show was produced from the early 1990s until 2002 and is now airing in syndicated (Television syndication) re-runs on the Canadian Comedy Network (The Comedy Network). The show takes place in Burlington, Ontario at Club 54. The live performances still happen weekly, although new episodes of the Comedy at Club 54 TV show have not been aired since 2002. Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate visit Ontario city Tuesday, former U.S. President Bill Clinton (w:Bill Clinton) and Former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate and former Ontario Premier Bob Rae (w:Bob Rae) visited Hamilton, Ontario (w:Hamilton, Ontario) to speak. The fundraiser for Burlington, Ontario (w:Burlington, Ontario) based club ''Transitions For Youth'' was at the Hamilton Place (w:Hamilton Place). There were about 2,000 people there and the estimated price to hear Clinton speak was CAN$100,000 to CAN$400,000.


band sports

School *Walk Off the Earth - (2006-), alternative rock band Sports *Steve Bauer, (born 1959), road bicycle racer; Olympic Silver Medalist (1984 Los Angeles Games); competed in 11 Tours de France (Tour de France), one of only two Canadians to wear the Yellow jersey; born in St. Catharines but resides in Burlington. *Ryan Bomben (born 1987), current offensive guard for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. *Melanie Booth (born 1984), soccer player


extensive natural

, Ontario, located in the Golden Horseshoe along the western end of Lake Ontario. The main campus is bordered to the north by Cootes Paradise, an extensive natural marshland, to the east and west by residential neighbourhoods, and to its south by Main Street West (Main Street (Hamilton, Ontario)), a major transportation artery. Its northern boundaries are a popular destination for walkers who make use of the many trails that connect the campus to the Royal Botanical Gardens. While the main campus is '''Comedy at Club 54''' is a Canadian (Canada) television program hosted by Ben Guyatt. The show was produced from the early 1990s until 2002 and is now airing in syndicated (Television syndication) re-runs on the Canadian Comedy Network (The Comedy Network). The show takes place in Burlington, Ontario at Club 54. The live performances still happen weekly, although new episodes of the Comedy at Club 54 TV show have not been aired since 2002. Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate visit Ontario city Tuesday, former U.S. President Bill Clinton (w:Bill Clinton) and Former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate and former Ontario Premier Bob Rae (w:Bob Rae) visited Hamilton, Ontario (w:Hamilton, Ontario) to speak. The fundraiser for Burlington, Ontario (w:Burlington, Ontario) based club ''Transitions For Youth'' was at the Hamilton Place (w:Hamilton Place). There were about 2,000 people there and the estimated price to hear Clinton speak was CAN$100,000 to CAN$400,000.


liberal leadership

. The live performances still happen weekly, although new episodes of the Comedy at Club 54 TV show have not been aired since 2002. Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate visit Ontario city Tuesday, former U.S. President Bill Clinton (w:Bill Clinton) and Former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate and former Ontario Premier Bob Rae (w:Bob Rae) visited Hamilton, Ontario (w:Hamilton, Ontario) to speak. The fundraiser for Burlington, Ontario (w:Burlington, Ontario) based club ''Transitions For Youth'' was at the Hamilton Place (w:Hamilton Place). There were about 2,000 people there and the estimated price to hear Clinton speak was CAN$100,000 to CAN$400,000.


national commercial

would be called ''Love in the Age of War'' and be released in May of that year. - align "center" 22px (Image:Flag of Burlington, ON.png) Burlington, Ontario AIC Ltd. (AIC Limited), National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd., Columbus Communications - Halton Hills On January 1, 1974, Georgetown


called love

would be called ''Love in the Age of War'' and be released in May of that year. - align "center" '''Comedy at Club 54''' is a Canadian (Canada) television program hosted by Ben Guyatt. The show was produced from the early 1990s until 2002 and is now airing in syndicated (Television syndication) re-runs on the Canadian Comedy Network (The Comedy Network). The show takes place in Burlington, Ontario at Club 54. The live performances still happen weekly, although new episodes of the Comedy at Club 54 TV show have not been aired since 2002. Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate visit Ontario city Tuesday, former U.S. President Bill Clinton (w:Bill Clinton) and Former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate and former Ontario Premier Bob Rae (w:Bob Rae) visited Hamilton, Ontario (w:Hamilton, Ontario) to speak. The fundraiser for Burlington, Ontario (w:Burlington, Ontario) based club ''Transitions For Youth'' was at the Hamilton Place (w:Hamilton Place). There were about 2,000 people there and the estimated price to hear Clinton speak was CAN$100,000 to CAN$400,000.


quot dance

Men Without Hats Official Forum, February 2nd 2011. ) began the "Dance If You Want Tour 2011" with a well attended and positively received performance at Austin's South by Southwest event in March, 2011. Lynn Saxberg, "Sexsmith, Men Without Hats score as festival wraps up", ''The Vancouver Sun'', March 22, 2011. At the North by Northeast


public school

schools There are 29 public elementary schools and 14 Roman Catholic elementary schools in Burlington. Public *Alexander's Public School *Alton Village Public School *Brant Hills Public School *Bruce T. Lindley Public School *Burlington Central Elementary *Central Public School *C.H. Norton Public School *Charles R. Beaudoin Public School *Clarksdale Public School *Dr. Charles Best Public School *Florence Meares Public School Sports Team: Falcons *Frontenac Public School *Glenview

Public School Sports Team: Hawks *John T. Tuck Public School *John William Boich Public School *Kilbride Public School *King's Road Public School *Lakeshore Public School *Maplehurst Public School *Mohawk Gardens Public School *Orchard Park Public School *Paul A. Fisher Public School *Pauline Johnson Public School *Pineland Public School Sports Team: Panthers *Rolling Meadows Public School *Ryerson Public School Sports Team: Road Runners *Sir E. MacMillan Public School *Tecumseh Public School *Tom Thomson Public School Catholic *Ascension Elementary School *Canadian Martyrs Elementary School *Holy Rosary Elementary School *Sacred Heart of Jesus Elementary School *St. Christopher Elementary School *St. Elizabeth Seton Elementary School *St. Gabriel Elementary School *St. John Elementary School *St. Mark Elementary School *St. Patrick Elementary School *St. Paul Elementary School *St. Raphael Elementary School *St. Timothy Elementary School High schools There are eight public high schools and three Catholic high schools in Burlington. Public *Aldershot School (1964) Sports Team: Lions *Burlington Central High School (1922) Sports Team: Trojans *Frank J. Hayden Secondary School (Dr. Frank J. Hayden Secondary School) Dr. Frank J. Hayden Secondary School (2013) Sports Team: Huskies *Gary Allan High School Burlington Campus - Adult Learners School *Lester B. Pearson High School (Lester B. Pearson High School (Burlington)) (1977) Sports Team: Patriots *M.M. Robinson High School (1963) Sports Team: Rams *Nelson High School (Nelson High School (Ontario)) (1957) Sports Team: Lords *Robert Bateman High School (2004) Sports Team: Wild Catholic *Assumption Secondary School (1977) Sports Team: Crusaders *Corpus Christi Catholic Secondary School (2008) Sports Team: Longhorns *Notre Dame Secondary School (Notre Dame Catholic Secondary School (Burlington)) (1989) Sports Team: Fighting Irish Private *Fern Hill School *Halton Waldorf School *Burlington Christian Academy *Burlington Montessori Preschool *Glenn Arbour Academy *Fairview Glen Montessori *Hillfield Strathallan (Hamilton) *Summerhill Day School *Trinity Christian School *John Calvin Christian School *Pine School *TALC Academy *Mylanta Christian Montessori Universities *McMaster University DeGroote School of Business - Ron Joyce Centre opened in September 2010 and offers MBA and Executive Management programs. '''Comedy at Club 54''' is a Canadian (Canada) television program hosted by Ben Guyatt. The show was produced from the early 1990s until 2002 and is now airing in syndicated (Television syndication) re-runs on the Canadian Comedy Network (The Comedy Network). The show takes place in Burlington, Ontario at Club 54. The live performances still happen weekly, although new episodes of the Comedy at Club 54 TV show have not been aired since 2002. Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate visit Ontario city Tuesday, former U.S. President Bill Clinton (w:Bill Clinton) and Former Canadian Liberal leadership candidate and former Ontario Premier Bob Rae (w:Bob Rae) visited Hamilton, Ontario (w:Hamilton, Ontario) to speak. The fundraiser for Burlington, Ontario (w:Burlington, Ontario) based club ''Transitions For Youth'' was at the Hamilton Place (w:Hamilton Place). There were about 2,000 people there and the estimated price to hear Clinton speak was CAN$100,000 to CAN$400,000.

Burlington, Ontario

'''Burlington''' (Canada 2011 Census population 175,779), is a city located in Halton Region (Regional Municipality of Halton) at the western end of Lake Ontario. Burlington is part of the Greater Toronto Area, and is also included in the Hamilton (Hamilton, Ontario) Census Metropolitan Area. Physically, Burlington lies between the north shore of Lake Ontario and the Niagara Escarpment. Economically, Burlington is strategically located near the geographic centre of the Golden Horseshoe, a densely populated and industrialized region home to over 8 million people.

Some of the city's attractions include Canada's Largest Ribfest, Sound of Music Festival (Burlington Sound of Music), Art Gallery of Burlington, and Spencer Smith Park, all located near the city's municipal offices in the downtown core. Additionally, the city attracts hikers, birders and nature lovers due to the Royal Botanical Gardens (Royal Botanical Gardens (Ontario)) located on the border with Hamilton, as well as its proximity to a part of the Niagara Escarpment in the north end of the city that includes the Iroquoian section of the Bruce Trail.

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