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Oakville Youth Week 2016

Every year, Oakville celebrates National Youth Week from May 1 to 7 with FREE activities, learning opportunities and events for youth ages 12-18.

How to Help New Grads: A Recruiter’s Perspective

It is graduation season. Lots and lots of new grads will be looking for their first full time jobs. You will be contacted by nieces,...
May 1, 2016 9:00 AM

Halton invites residents to participate in spring waste diversion events

Halton is committed to diverting waste from our landfill and keeping Halton a sustainable place to live. As part of this commitment, this spring, Halton...
April 29, 2016 10:30 AM

Fugitive Friday: Police Seek Oakville Man

It is week #17 for our “Fugitive Friday” initiative whereby the Halton Regional Police Service reaches out to the public to help locate wanted persons...
April 29, 2016 9:17 AM

Halton Police Nab Thief in College Park

On Thursday, April 28th, 2016, Halton Police arrested a 24 year old male suspect for Multiple Thefts from Vehicles in Oakville.

Musikay auditioning Advanced Singers

Musikay is seeking experienced and motivated choral singers to make glorious music with other like-minded musicians in the Oakville and Hamilton areas. The ensemble has...
April 28, 2016 11:00 AM

Restaurant Brands International Posts Positive Position

Restaurant Brands International announced its first quarter of 2016 net income of $119M on April 28, 2016.

Wynne, Brown and Horwath to Address Jobs and the Economy at Ontario Chamber of Commerce AGM

From Thursday, April 28 – Sunday, May 1, 2016 over 150 business leaders from across the province will convene in Oakville for the Ontario Chamber...
April 28, 2016 9:45 AM

Celebrating Student Excellence at HCDSB!

On Monday, April 25, 2016, the Halton Catholic District School Board held its 28th Annual Student Awards of Excellence Ceremony.

Walking to Improve Youth Health and Wellness

Walking to Improve Youth Health and Wellness


Wednesday, May 4, 2016 4:00 PM

Youth Mood Walks, a provincial program led by the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) provides youth with an opportunity to improve their health while exploring nature. Read more...

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New Tax Deferral Program to assist Oakville’s low-income seniors


Tuesday, May 3, 2016 5:25 PM

View of Reynolds Street North

In an effort to help seniors in need, Council approved town staff’s recommendation to participate in Halton Region’s Older Adult Full Property Tax Deferral Program (OATDP), a new financial assistance program designed to help eligible, low-income seniors by deferring their property taxes. The program will start July 1, 2016. Read more...

Oakville’s Small Businesses Too Big To Ignore


Tuesday, May 3, 2016 5:30 PM

Lap top on table

On Tuesday, May 3, 2016 the Oakville Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce is launching Small Business Too Big To Ignore, a six month campaign that will highlight the important contributions of small businesses to our communities and investigate the top barriers to small business growth. Read more...

2016 Annual HRPS Prescription Drug Drop-Off Day


Wednesday, May 4, 2016 7:30 AM

Assortment of pills

Keep you and your loved ones safe and dispose of old prescription medication. The Halton Regional Police Service would like to remind everyone that the annual Prescription Drug Drop-Off Day will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016, between 10 am and 3 pm. Read more...

Oakville Embraces in Theory of Ranked Balloting & Modernization of the Municipal Elections Act


Monday, May 2, 2016 9:10 PM

Town of Oakville Flag

Bill 181, Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016 has passed second reading at Queen’s Park and is currently under consideration by the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs. Read more...