August 2015 Archive

Halton Regional Police Truck - Ford 2014 Explorer

New Rules Of The Road Are In Effect September 1, 2015

On Tuesday September 1, 2015, the provincial government is taking steps to encourage safer driving through the Making Ontario Roads Safer Act that includes stiffer fines and penalties for drivers who choose to break the ...

New Public School

Board excited to welcome students, staff back to school

The Halton District School Board welcomes more than 62,000 Kindergarten to Grade 12 students to the first day of school on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, with the opening of one new elementary school in Oakville ...

Mayor Burton Tweets about PM’s Private Security Detail: Is this good for Oakville?

On Saturday, August 29, 2015 Mayor Burton tweet created quite a stir on Twitter, to the point of #ResignOakvilleMayor trending in Canada.

Opened Binder

Portfolios – Not just for Creative Types

It is pretty common for creative types to bring a portfolio of work samples to an interview. Little known fact: it can be very useful for any type of position.

Bronte Creek Real Estate Market Update

Bronte Creek Real Estate Market Report, Mid-Year 2015

  The Oakville community of Bronte Creek is located in the northwest section of the Town of Oakville. Housing options in Bronte Creek include primarily well-appointed detached homes and townhomes in the westernmost half of ...

Oakville and Georgetown get ready for a face-off.

Blades Overcome Georgetown in Thrilling Pre-Season Match

It took five periods of play, but a goal by Patrick Kudla in the second overtime gave the Oakville Blades the 4-3 victory over the Georgetown Raiders during Friday night’s exhibition match.

McDonalds Restaurant Modern Exterior

Serious Assault at an Oakville McDonald’s Restaurant: Police looking for Witnesses

On Thursday August 27, 2015, Halton Regional Police investigators arrested four of the five suspects responsible for the assault that occurred at a McDonalds restaurant on Hampshire Gate in the Town of Oakville.

Peach cut in half with pit

Oakville Events this Weekend: August 28th to 30th

Hard to believe we are in the last weekend of August. Where did the time go? Thankfully, summer break will last a few more days, since Labour Day isn’t until next week. There is lots ...

man in tuxedo holding a violin

A Decade of Excellent Music by Musikay: A Year of Celebration

That is right, Musikay is ten years old and this year we have a lot to offer to you.

Extra Mile Club Award Winners: Liam Levasseur, Hilary Wilush, Sarah Scott, Sophie Nairn, Adrienne Henry, Nick Sernick, Andrea Joyce, Jenn Newman, Krista Madill

Oakville summer camp staff recognized for outstanding leadership

The Town of Oakville’s Summer Sizzler day camp leaders, coordinators, staff and volunteers gathered at Town Hall last night to honour 2015 achievements and celebrate the end of another successful summer of programming.

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