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Moody’s Investors Service upholds Halton Region’s top credit rating

Moody’s Investors Service has upheld Halton Region’s AAA credit rating—the agency’s highest—for the 29th consecutive year. Profiling Halton’s strong governance and prudent fiscal policies, as...
February 16, 2017 2:00 PM

The Impact of Cap and Trade on Oakville Businesses

It was not surprising that when Oakville businesses were surveyed about the provincial governments cap and trade program, 82% of respondents agreed that the cap...
February 16, 2017 9:00 AM

Oakville residents encouraged to display Canadian flags in honour of Flag Day

On February 15, 1965 our national flag was raised for the first time on Parliament Hill. Every year on February 15th we celebrate our beautiful...
February 15, 2017 4:30 PM

Oakville Doctor Clarence Clottey faces a 3rd charge for Sexual Assault

The Halton Regional Police Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Unit investigated an incident of historical sexual assault allegedly perpetrated by a medical doctor in Oakville.

Council approves Traditional Downtown Oakville Furnishing

The revitalization of Lakeshore Road took a big step forward Monday, February 13, 2017 when Council approved the bridge railing, the lighting and the furniture...
February 14, 2017 5:00 PM

Three Sheridan alumni receive Annie Awards

Alumni from Sheridan College’s renowned animation and film programs were honoured this weekend at the 44th annual Annie Awards in Los Angeles, California. The awards...
February 14, 2017 8:00 AM

Halton Police search for Oakville Fugitive: Trevor WILLIAMS

On the evening of February 12th 2017, Investigators from the Halton Regional Police, Oakville Criminal Investigations Bureau, located and arrested 26 year old Trevor WILLIAMS...
February 13, 2017 6:30 PM

The Tale of a Town exhibit on display in Oakville

An interactive exhibit showcasing the personal stories and memories of Oakville community members will be on display at the Queen Elizabeth Community Cultural Centre (QEPCCC)...
February 13, 2017 12:15 PM

Family Day 2017 in Oakville

Presented by Genworth Canada, we invite you to join the Town of Oakville, Oakville Public Library, the YMCA of Oakville and community partners as we...
February 13, 2017 12:00 PM

Oakville Events this Family Day Long Weekend: February 17 to 20, 2017

Oakville Events this Family Day Long Weekend: February 17 to 20, 2017


Friday, February 17, 2017 6:00 AM

As winter weather goes, we are in for a mild, and sunny long weekend in Oakville. It's just in time for all the fun happening in Oakville for Family Day 2017. Read more...

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Ten Ways to Build a Canada that Wins in Business: An Oakville Perspective


Friday, February 17, 2017 10:00 AM

Tesla Motors opening in Oakville, Ontario

In a year of political and economic uncertainty, the Oakville Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, has identified Ten Ways to Build a Canada That Wins, a list of key opportunities Canada can seize right now to regain its competitiveness, improve its productivity and grow its economy. Read more...

Halton Police institute a new rule when investigating Sexual Assault


Friday, February 17, 2017 9:00 AM

Halton Regional Police Badge

The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) has released results of an internal audit of its unfounded 2016 sexual assault occurrences. Read more...

Town & Oakville Yacht Squadron discussing how to open up the public waterfront


Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:00 PM

Oakville Yacht Squadron, Oakville Harbour, February 2017, Winter

The final stages of opening  Oakville Harbour's public lands is still in negotiation with the last agreement being between the Town and the Oakville Yacht Squadron (OYS). It is the land situated just south of Lakeshore Road on the west side of Sixteen Mile Creek. The area is commonly referred to as Shipyard Park. Read more...

Movie Review: Fist Fight an Unfunny Flop


Friday, February 17, 2017 8:00 AM

Despite being only mid-February, this weekend might already feature the worst movie of 2017. New Line Cinema’s new barely-a-blockbuster comedy Fist Fight takes a fabulous premise and shamelessly disappoints. Read more...