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Blades Double up Cougars in 6-3 Pre-Season Win

The Oakville Blades had a fantastic outing in their second pre-season game of the year, taking down the Burlington Cougars by a score of 6-3...
August 25, 2015 8:30 AM

Working with provincial leaders on Halton’s growth challenges

Members of Regional and Local Councils attended the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) annual conference in Niagara Falls, where they met with Provincial leaders...
August 24, 2015 5:30 PM

Job Interviews for the Young and Not-Yet-Famous: Hiring Managers Pay Attention

I have been talking with 20-somethings who are looking for summer jobs or “forever” post-graduation jobs and what I hear about their interview experience is...
August 23, 2015 10:00 AM

Celebrating Sparkling Wine and You!

Today’s wine column is dedicated to You, dear readers of Oakville News! With readership cracking the million view mark and around 3,000 followers on both...
August 23, 2015 10:00 AM

Oakville/Halton Takes a Leadership Role on Reducing Aircraft Noise

This year a number of Town of Oakville councillors have been working on the Mayor’s Advisory Group (MAG) to reduce Aircraft Traffic and Noise. The...
August 22, 2015 8:00 AM

Halton once again offers fall waste diversion events

Two of Halton Region’s popular fall waste diversion events are fast approaching. Like this:Like Loading...

Blades Drop 4-1 Loss to Georgetown in First Pre-Season Game

The first pre-season game of the year for Oakville started off fairly well against Georgetown, but the Raiders would still battle back to take the...
August 21, 2015 9:45 AM

West Nile virus positive mosquitoes found in Oakville

Two batches of mosquitoes trapped last week in the City of Burlington and the Town of Oakville have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV)....
August 20, 2015 4:45 PM

H.R.P.S. Oakville Officer Delivers Healthy Baby Girl this Morning

On Thursday August 20th at approximately 9:10 A.M. An about to be new Dad called 9-1-1 requesting immediate help for his wife.  He reported that she...
August 20, 2015 4:25 PM

Record Crowd Turns Out for Liberal Candidate John Oliver: Oakville Federal Liberal Perspective

A record crowd turned out to support John Oliver, the federal Liberal candidate for the riding of Oakville, at a barbecue held August 18 at the Oakville...
August 20, 2015 11:00 AM

Falgarwood Man Goes Missing in Oakville: Police Request Assistance

Members of the Halton Regional Police Service wish to thank the public for their interest and assistance in locating David Cartwright. He is now home....
August 20, 2015 7:50 AM

Serious Assault at an Oakville McDonald’s Restaurant: Police looking for Witnesses

UPDATE: VIDEO OF SUSPECTS ADDED: Serious Assault at an Oakville McDonald’s Restaurant: Police looking for Witnesses


Wednesday, August 26, 2015 4:51 PM

Halton Regional Police are continuing to investigate a serious assault on a female and 2 males that occurred on August 21st, 2015 at the McDonald’s restaurant located at 2510 Hampshire Gate, Oakville. Five male suspects are being sought and were last seen fleeing the area in a 4 door 2005 Black Nissan Altima registered to a Mississauga resident. Read more...


“Project Safe Start” Traffic Campaign kicks off in Oakville’s school zones


Tuesday, August 25, 2015 8:45 AM

School Crossing Sign

As the summer winds down and kids are preparing to go back to school, the Halton Regional Police are preparing for their annual Project Safe Start, a traffic campaign that reminds drivers to watch for the flashing 40 zones and be mindful when driving in or near Oakville's school zones. Read more...

Oakville summer camp staff recognized for outstanding leadership


Wednesday, August 26, 2015 10:00 AM

Extra Mile Club Award Winners: Liam Levasseur, Hilary Wilush, Sarah Scott, Sophie Nairn, Adrienne Henry, Nick Sernick, Andrea Joyce, Jenn Newman, Krista Madill

The Town of Oakville’s Summer Sizzler day camp leaders, coordinators, staff and volunteers gathered at Town Hall last night to honour 2015 achievements and celebrate the end of another successful summer of programming. Read more...

Town of Oakville forms sister city bond with Huai’an, China


Tuesday, August 25, 2015 12:00 PM

China, Sister City, Oakville, news

In an effort to promote international understanding, economic cooperation and friendship, the mayors of the Town of Oakville and the City of Huai’an, China signed a declaration officially establishing a sister city relationship. Read more...

A Decade of Excellent Music by Musikay: A Year of Celebration


Thursday, August 27, 2015 6:30 PM

man in tuxedo holding a violin

That is right, Musikay is ten years old and this year we have a lot to offer to you. Read more...

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