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2017 Federal Budget: Work in Progress for Oakville’s Business community


Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:00 PM

Yesterday afternoon, the federal government released their 2017 budget. The Oakville Chamber of Commerce welcomes the Government of Canada’s decision to focus on skills and innovation; however, the Budget delivers underwhelming implications for Oakville’s business ...

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YMCA of Oakville to receive Oakville’s Charity/ Not-for-Profit Excellence Award at the 22nd Annual Oakville Awards for Business Excellence Gala


Monday, March 20, 2017 6:55 AM

The Oakville Chamber of Commerce and The Rotary Club of Oakville West are pleased to announce that the YMCA of Oakville will be the recipient of Oakville’s Charity/Not-for-Profit Excellence Award at the 22nd Annual Oakville ...


Supporting Oakville Students in Learning a Skilled Trade


Sunday, March 19, 2017 8:05 AM

Ontario is providing free training for students in Oakville to support successful careers in the skilled trades.

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Canada’s Double Speak & Betrayal of Indigenous People


Sunday, March 12, 2017 10:00 AM

While I am not in the least surprised by Trump’s blatant disregard over the rights of indigenous people on matters pertaining to the construction of the North Dakota pipeline, I was more than a little ...

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You want to be a what?


Sunday, March 12, 2017 8:00 AM

Spring is just around the corner and whether you are about to graduate or just itchy for change, there are many new and emerging roles and even, industries to explore.

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Sheridan Co-op Student Earns National Honours with CAFCE Award


Thursday, March 9, 2017 9:00 AM

Kaye Mao, a student in Sheridan’s Honours Bachelor of Interaction Design program, has been named Co-op Student of the Year by the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education (CAFCE). This is the fifth year in a ...

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Recognition ceremony honours newcomers for important contributions to the community


Wednesday, March 8, 2017 1:30 PM

On March 6, 2017, the Halton Newcomer Strategy presented awards to Hanbyoul (Agatha) Park, William Vallejo, Marlen Ortega and Gabriela Covaci at the second annual Newcomer Recognition Ceremony. The annual event honours the contributions of ...


See a Great Job? Don’t Apply.


Monday, March 6, 2017 8:30 AM

Picture this: it’s Sunday morning and you are sipping coffee while sifting through the job postings on LinkedIn. One of them catches your eye. You read it again. It looks like it could be just ...


Climate Change Youth Innovation Challenge: Can you change the world?


Friday, March 3, 2017 11:55 AM

As Oakville’s Member of Parliament, I’m calling on Oakville youth, aged 18 to 26, to submit proposals for climate change solutions to the Youth Innovation Challenge issued by The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine ...

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United Way Oakville Reaches $4.5 Million Goal


Thursday, March 2, 2017 9:00 PM

On Thursday, March 2, United Way Oakville proudly announced that the Oakville community raised $4.5 million for its 2016 fundraising campaign.

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