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Oakville celebrates bigger and better Culture Days for 2016

Oakville is showcasing its love of culture by expanding its Culture Days celebration with more free activities and performances offered at multiple locations throughout town...
September 26, 2016 5:45 PM

Ontario to add 100,000 new and affordable day care spaces

Within the next five years, the Ontario government will create an additional 100,000 new, licensed child care spaces for Ontario’s working families.

How to Make the Most of an Internship

Many people have co-op terms or internships as part of their academic courses. They are fantastic learning experiences, but there are some extra things you...
September 25, 2016 9:00 AM

Redevelopment Budget Approved for Oakville Arena & Trafalgar Park

Plans to redevelop Oakville Arena and Trafalgar Park now include an outdoor rink, an accessible playground with shade structure, a fitness centre and a room...
September 23, 2016 12:30 PM

This weekend in Oakville: September 24 & 25, 2016

For the first weekend in Fall, Oakville will be humming. From Farmers’ Markets to Hope in High Heels, where the guys get to stroll in...
September 23, 2016 9:00 AM

Movie Review: Means a Different Magnificent

The genre of Western film is one of the hardest movies to make, often because most of them turn out cheesy, unoriginal, or worst of...
September 23, 2016 6:45 AM

Town of Oakville makes positive changes to our environment

The Environmental Strategic Plan’s 2015 Implementation Update received by Council on Monday, September 19, 2016 showcases that Oakville is on a path towards a sustainable...
September 22, 2016 9:30 AM

Halton Board receives solid 2015-2016 results from Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO)

On Wednesday, September 21, 2016, the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) released results showing Halton District School Board students well outperforming the province in...
September 21, 2016 3:30 PM

Halton Grade 3 and 6 results released from Education Quality and Accountability Office

Results released today from the Ontario Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) show Halton District School Board students continue to perform above the provincial average,...
September 21, 2016 3:25 PM

Thinking of driving impaired? New Rules effective October 2, 2016

Thinking of driving impaired? New Rules effective October 2, 2016

Sergeant Barry Malciw

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
3:45 PM

Driving impaired by drugs or alcohol is dangerous – it costs lives, money and your license. Now, thanks to the amendments to the Highway Traffic ...


Oakville Receiving Increased Funding for Community Health Organization


Wednesday, September 28, 2016 10:30 AM

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Ontario is providing $4.1 million in 2016–17 to community health service providers across the province to keep these agencies in a state of good repair so patients can continue to receive high-quality care in a safe and healthy environment. Read more...

Mental Health Event to help prevent Suicide


Tuesday, September 27, 2016 2:00 PM

human brain

On Friday, October 28, 2016 the Halton Suicide Prevention Coalition will host their annual meeting in Oakville. Mental health advocates Dr. Ian Dawe and Mark Henrick will present their perspectives on resiliency to highlight the importance of building a skill-set that helps us endure hardship, stress and unexpected challenges in life. Read more...

Two Oakville Girls Named to List of Top 10 Novice Figure Skaters in Canada


Tuesday, September 27, 2016 3:30 PM

Madeline Schizas and Natalie Walker have been identified as part of Skate Canada’s ‘Next Gen’

Novice figure skaters Madeline Schizas and Natalie Walker have been named to a list of the top 10 Skaters in their category in Canada and are headed to a training camp whose intention is to develop the next generation of international competitors. Both girls are Oakville residents who train at the Milton Figure Skating Club. Read more...

Six Golden Horseshoe Environmental Groups Join Forces to Encourage Ontario to Strengthen our Environmental Bill of Rights


Tuesday, September 27, 2016 3:15 PM

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Six environmental groups in Hamilton and Halton, including Environment Hamilton, Oakvillegreen Conservation Association, BurlingtonGreen, MiltonGreen Environmental Association, the Halton Environmental Network, and the Hamilton Blue Dot Committee, are joining forces in encouraging the Ontario government to strengthen the Environmental Bill of Rights (EBR), to recognize and protect citizens’ rights to a healthy environment. Read more...

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