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Food4Kids gets a plentiful gift this Holiday

On Tuesday afternoon, Ontario Trillium Foundation volunteer Bill Allison and I paid a visit to Food4Kids’ Oakville location to formally congratulate them on receiving a...
December 17, 2014 11:38 AM

It’s the holidays – HELP!

If we truly examine our day-to-day life, we would see that we experience some level of stress or anxiety from the moment we wake up...
December 16, 2014 2:00 PM

Come Celebrate the Festival of Lights: Hanukkah

As the sun sets across the world tonight, Jewish families and their friends will gather around and celebrate Hanukkah, by lighting a menorah, eating fried...
December 16, 2014 9:00 AM

T’is the Season for Christmas Lights: Where to Go in Oakville

A holiday tradition in our home is to go for a car ride close to Christmas to catch all the fun, beautiful and eccentric lighting...
December 15, 2014 1:00 PM

PIC 2014 a big success as hundreds attend event in Oakville

Parent Victoria Orr attended the recent 7th annual Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) conference at White Oaks Secondary School to acquire more tools to add to...
December 15, 2014 10:14 AM

Computer coding at River Oaks Public School integrates important subjects

Grade 6 students at River Oaks Public School are being exposed to 21st century learning through innovative computer coding that also integrates important subjects such...
December 15, 2014 10:00 AM

Shell Turns Down Bell Mobility Cell Tower in Bronte

The Bronte Village Residents Association (BVRA) has received notification from Shell indicating that they will not support a proposal from Bell Mobility to locate a...
December 15, 2014 9:10 AM

Get Ready!

One Sunday, after worship, a young dad wondered why, right before Jesus tells the disciples to see him in the faces of people who are...
December 14, 2014 10:00 AM

Are Falling Gas Prices a Gift or a Curse?

Okay, I’ll admit it: last time I filled up my car, I was happy to pay less rather than more. For a minute it was...
December 13, 2014 9:00 AM

Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hosptial Dealing with Influenza “A” Outbreak

Halton Health Care Services is recommending that if you are feeling ill please do not visit someone at the hospital.

Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hosptial Dealing with Influenza “A” Outbreak

Larry Roberts

Thursday, December 18, 2014
2:20 PM

Halton Healthcare Services (HHS), working in conjunction with Halton Region Public Health Department, has confirmed an outbreak of Influenza A on its Inpatient Medicine 4C unit at Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH). Read more...

Construction on Mid Halton Wastewater Treatment Plant outfall tunnel has begun


Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:00 PM

Fresh Water Pond

Halton Region has begun construction on a 60-metre deep shaft at Coronation Park on Lakeshore Road West in Oakville. This work is part of the initial construction for the Mid Halton Wastewater Treatment Plant outfall tunnel, a 6.3 km underground pipe which will carry treated wastewater (or effluent) from the plant to the lake. Read more...

Great Career Movies for the Holidays


Friday, December 19, 2014 9:00 AM

Working Girl Movie Poster

Let’s face it. We are going to watch a whole bunch of moves over the next couple of weeks. We will be nursing hangovers, escaping family or just enjoying some high quality couch time. Read more...

Tim Hortons Free Swims and Skates in Oakville


Friday, December 19, 2014 10:00 AM

Golden Retriever with Skates

The Town of Oakville is pleased to partner with Tim Hortons to offer free skating at select times during the holiday season. All public skates are subject to admission rules and capacity restrictions. Please visit the Public Skating page for more information and additional skate times. Read more...

Construction underway for newest Oakville public school


Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:00 PM

oakville drone of new school site

Construction of the newest public school in northeast Oakville, north of Dundas Street and east of Neyagawa Boulevard, has started, with the school anticipated to ...