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Save Glen Abbey: Letter to the Editor

Save Glen Abbey is a grassroots community coalition to preserve the historic and natural green space at Glen Abbey in Oakville, Ontario, Canada.

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Fair Workplaces and Better Jobs Plan, I Object! Letter to the Editor

I am writing to express my objection to the government’s proposed Fair Workplaces and Better Jobs Plan.

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Raising the Minimum Wage: A Letter to the Editor

I have seen a number of responses from business groups bemoaning the proposed ‘sudden’ increase to the minimum wage. Predictions of job losses and negative impacts to businesses of all sizes abound.

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Events in Oakville for Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Here’s is what is happening in Oakville on Tuesday, April 11, 2017:


Letter to the Editor: Oakville MPs asked to Support Carbon Tax & M-103

Dear MPs John Oliver and Pam Damoff, I encourage you to unequivocally support the proposed national carbon tax (or equivalent implemented by individual provinces) and Bill M-103. A revenue-neutral carbon tax can provide multiple benefits: ...


Letter to the Editor: Reject the Carbon Tax & M-103

Dear MP Pam Damoff & MP John Oliver, As my representatives in Parliament I wish to express to you in no uncertain terms my absolute rejection of the following Government initiatives: The Carbon Tax M-103 ...

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New Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital Achieves LEED Gold Status

Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) has announced that the New Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital has achieved LEED® Gold status. The hospital features a number of design elements and green construction practices that surpassed the initial target ...

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Mackie Moving Systems Joins the Agency Network of Atlas Canada

Atlas Van Lines Canada located in Oakville, Ontario announced the addition of Mackie Moving Systems Corporation as an agent of the company effective March 1, 2017. Mackie will represent Atlas in Calgary, Edmonton, Mississauga, Whitby, ...


Letter to Editor: Family coping with catastrophic injuries after 10 year old daughter was hit by a bus

On the morning of Monday November 7, 2016 life for the Long family very suddenly became very different. It was a normal, bright and crisp late-Autumn morning, one brother had cycled to school early to play ...

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Response to Letter to the Editor: MP Oliver votes against National Organ Donor Registry

Dear Ms. Taylor and Mr. Childerhose, Thank you for expressing your views on Bill C-223, “An Act to establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada”.

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