June 2013 Archive

Events in Oakville: July 1, 2013

Events: Happy Canada Day!

Canada Day: Dreams Realized or Dashed? A Christian Perspective

The United Church of Canada, formed out of the nationalistic movement that created the country, drew together three denominations: Methodist (Wesleyan and Episcopal), Presbyterians and Congregationalists. As new Canadians built communities, especially in the west, ...

Events in Oakville: June 30, 2013

Events: Canada Day Long Weekend

What is a Bris? Judaism 101

Imagine you have been invited to a bris, the ritual Jewish custom where a young male infant on exactly the 8th day of life gets circumcised. Understandably you might not know what it is or ...

2013 Best Cruising Sailing Boat: C&C 101

The C&C 101 is ranked the top domestic boat of the year, as well as the best performance cruiser by Cruising World.  With 33 feet from stern to stem and 11 foot beam it’s got ...

Letter to the Editor: Good News for Front Line Outreach

Dear Editor, Last night 6yr old Lola Hagerman presented a $500 cheque to local charity Front Line Outreach at a free community BBQ in Maurice & Margaret Drive neighbourhood. She asked her friends to donate ...

Events in Oakville: June 29, 2013

Events: Canada Day Long-Weekend

BBQ, People and Passion: Oakville Sommelier

Last week I attended the Oakville Wine Enthusiasts Club (OWEC) “year-end” BBQ. This was a wonderful event with live music by their house band The Land Sharks, beer by Highlander Brew Co. from South River, ...

What to do after the Interview: Oakville Recruiter

Summer is here. This weekend marks the beginning vacation for lots of people and will undoubtedly play mayhem on the hiring process. All it takes is one of the decision makers to be out of ...

Interior Decorating and Design Secret #5

We have had some great hot weather this week and the long lazy days of summer are here. For some you’ll be opening up your summer property for cleaning and dusting and all that good ...

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