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What needs to happen in Ward 3

Much of the viability of Southeast Oakville radiates outward from the economic fabric of our Downtown Business District, our Cultural Hub and Sixteen Mile Creek...
October 22, 2014 5:00 PM

Nominate a local champion who builds community and acts for peace

Do you know someone who makes a difference in Oakville? Someone who goes out of their way to help others, advocates for positive change, empowers...
October 22, 2014 1:30 PM

Does Oakville Really Have a “AAA” Credit Rating?

While the “Oakville Beaver” buoyantly endorsed Mr. Burton in this election – the wisdom of such an endorsement is certainly debatable.

Zombie Escape at the Y

The YMCA is the last safe haven for teens in the Zombie Apocalypse of 2014.

Letter to the Editor: Mayor Perpetuates Imbalance in Representation

During the last four years our town council had a great opportunity to improve democracy in Oakville.

Oakville Town Council Election 2014: Ward 4: John Foster

John Foster has been a part of the Oakville community since grade 3, when his father came to town to work as mechanical engineer. So...
October 21, 2014 11:00 AM

Letter to the Editor: Bronte Debate Mayoral Candidate Clarification

Dear Publisher Thank you for your article regarding the Ward 1 All Candidates’ Meeting held on October 7. http://oakvillenews.org/bronte-holds-its-regional-municipal-candidates-meeting/ There is a correction we would...
October 20, 2014 9:41 PM

Please No: Why Oakville Should Not Even be Mulling a Land Transfer Tax

Seriously, a municipal land transfer tax (MLTT) for Oakville? Great idea if you want to make it more expensive for new buyers to get into...
October 20, 2014 6:00 PM

Ward 5 Issues : What Can and Is Being Done

I’ve had the pleasure on knocking on many doors and listening carefully to what you are saying. The issues that I keep hearing from them...
October 20, 2014 4:00 PM

It’s no longer under the radar

It’s been said that in a political campaign, a day is like a year. Well, when I entered this race there were indeed some serious...
October 20, 2014 3:00 PM

Bronte area large quantity theft: Police Request Assistance

Bronte area large quantity theft: Police Request Assistance

Morning theft likely required a large vehicle

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 12:15 PM

On October 9th 2014 between 7:45am and 9:30pm unknown suspects entered a residence in the area of Sunset & Rebecca St near Third Line in the Town of Oakville. Read more...

Oakville Town Council Election 2014: Ward 3: Andrew Pask

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 8:00 PM

Andrew_Pask Ward 3, Oakville, Ontario, Election, 2014

Andrew Pask is taking his second run at becoming a town councillor. His first attempt was in 2006, and for the 2010 election he felt strongly that Dave Gittings was doing a great job. Read more...

In the last 7 years did your income grown by 42%: Oakville’s Budget Did!

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 5:50 PM

Scrabble pieces spelling taxes

Doing a quick, informal survey, it appears that a number of people don’t realize that their property taxes are paying for the Town of Oakville’s ...

North Oakville Forced Entry & Thefts

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 12:30 PM

Halton Regional Police Badge

During the month of October police have investigated several (9) forced entry style break and enters. Read more...

Letter to the Editor: Remember Canada is Not Lost

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:30 AM

National War Memorial

On October 23rd, Canadians both at home and abroad awoke knowing that a part of them was lost forever. The tragic events of the October 22nd shootings in Ottawa horrified our nation and revealed some very dark truths about our country and our world. Read more...