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Why Hiring Freezes should be Frozen

Last week, the Toronto Police announced that they are going to spend the next few years modernizing their organization. One of the pillars of the...
June 27, 2016 10:15 AM

Oakville’s Canada Day 2016 in Bronte: Fireworks & Fun

Get ready for THE party of summer 2016 and it’s FREE. No admission charge required* for a superb day of fun in the sun! The...
June 27, 2016 10:00 AM

Investments in Halton Region’s transportation system ensures a safe, efficient and well-maintained road network

Regional Council recently received the 2015 Transportation Progress Report, which affirmed an investment of nearly $1.4 billion over the next 10 years for transportation and...
June 25, 2016 8:31 AM

Armed Robbery at Oakville’s Toppers Pizza in Glen Abbey

Halton Regional Police are currently investigating a robbery that occurred at the Toppers Pizza 220 North Service Road West, in the Glen Abbey neighbourhood of...
June 25, 2016 7:57 AM

Local Leading Woman and Girls honoured by Ontario’s Women’s Directorate

On June 22, 2016, The 2016 Leading Women, Leading Girls, Building Communities Awards Ceremony honoured four women who are making a positive impact on the...
June 24, 2016 6:35 PM

Events in Oakville this Summer Weekend: Friday, June 24 to Sunday, June 26, 2016

It is a BBQ weekend in Oakville. From Friday to Sunday you can enjoy the delicious tastes of world famous Ribbers at Oakville RibFest 2016...
June 24, 2016 6:30 AM

QEW toll lanes coming to Oakville September 2016

On April 1, 2016 OakvilleNews.Org released an April Fools post about the town approving tolls at all entrances to Oakville. It appears the province was...
June 23, 2016 3:05 PM

Police close Marine Drive after Elderly Oakville Pedestrian Struck by an SUV

On Wednesday June 22, 2016, a Summons was issued for the driver of the eastbound SUV, Burlington Ontario resident Mr.Donald WEIR for Careless Driving contrary to...
June 23, 2016 11:50 AM

Rabies in a bat found in Oakville

The Halton Region Health Department has received test results confirming that a bat found at Honeyvale Road and Swansea Drive in Oakville, on Friday, June...
June 23, 2016 9:05 AM

Ontario Municipal Board have your say

Ontario Municipal Board have your say


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 7:00 PM

Ontario has launched a review of the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) and wants your feedback to help inform the government of what changes need to be made to make it more effective. The feedback will contribute to a consultation paper to be released this fall. Read more...

Bronte Canada Day 2016

The Infrastructure that Matters Most: The Need for Investment in Oakville & Canada’s Trade Infrastructure


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 10:15 AM

QEW Oakville

The Oakville Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, released their recommendations on infrastructure spending entitled "The Infrastructure that Matters Most: The Need for Investment in Canada's Trade Infrastructure" with a focus on spending to improve Canada's global competitiveness and economic well-being. Read more...

How Oakville’s Public Sector stacks up on the 2016 Sunshine List


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 11:30 AM

A fan of Canadian Paper Currency

Ontario’s Sunshine List 2016 for 2015 public sector income earners making in excess of $100,000 has come out, and it includes Oakville’s civil servants and local politicians. So if you were wondering where your property and provincial taxes where going, this will shed a little light on the subject. Read more...

United Way Oakville Amalgamation stalled, but not derailed


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 10:30 AM

United Way Oakville Bus Pull

The result of a recent ratification vote has delayed but not derailed plans to bring together the United Ways of Burlington & Greater Hamilton, Oakville, Milton and Halton Hills into a single United Way serving all of Halton Region and Greater Hamilton. Read more...

Province to hold public open house regarding land use in Oakville


Monday, June 27, 2016 1:15 PM

Karen Brock Photographer, People tour woodlands during the fall

The Province of Ontario is inviting the public to provide feedback on its proposed changes to the four provincial land use plans (Growth Plan for ...