November 2016 Archive

Emergency Waiting Room

Halton Healthcare receives $3,005,100 to improve services

Ontario is improving access to care in Halton, helping to reduce wait times and support increased access to services that patients and families rely on.

Person in bed

It’s not too late to protect yourself from flu

While flu clinics hosted by the Halton Region Health Department are winding down, it’s not too late to get a flu shot to protect yourself and prevent spreading the virus.

Creek through Appleby Collge

Oakville’s tree canopy reaches new heights

Even in the face of ice storms, urban development and the impact of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), Oakville has increased its tree canopy by 1.3 per cent since 2005, a new study has revealed.

Mrs. Claus in front of Tree

Bronte Christmas Tree lighting: a wonderful community event

Every year Bronte Village kicks off the Christmas season with its annual tree lighting ceremony, and on Saturday, November 26, 2016 Santa arrived filled with good cheer.

Kidde Combo Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors recalled

Kidde Combo Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors recalled

The Oakville Fire department is advising residents of a recent smoke and carbon monoxide detector recall.

surveilliance security camera

Rash of Day Time Residential Robberies in Oakville during November

The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) is reminding residents to remain vigilant about home security in the wake of increased residential break and enters in the Town of Oakville.

The Health Divide: So How Are You Doing?

Hot off the press this week is the latest national report of the Canadian Index of Wellbeing entitled ‘How Are Canadians Really Doing’. While there are some notable bright spots such as higher levels of ...

Thank you

Thank your way to the Top: A Recruiter’s Perspective

I started the day today with five thank you notes.  Actually, I did them after my first two meetings.  I had them on my list yesterday but I just didn’t get to them.

Ford Mustang

Oakville Drives: 2016 Mustang GT Convertible Premium

This is the third Mustang that I’ve had the opportunity to review over the last six months. My previous models included the 2.3L EcoBoost convertible and the six-speed 5.2L Shelby GT350. I really liked both ...

Drew Worrad skates in the defensive zone

Buzzers Best Blades 3-2 on Saturday

In a battle to see who would take over the lead in the south division, the Oakville Blades lost a 3-2 decision for the St. Michael’s Buzzers on Saturday night.

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