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Oakville Celebrates National Canadian Film Day

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 8:00 AM

April 19th 2017 is National Canadian Film Day, billed as the largest film festival in the world, is being celebrated across the town of Oakville with various events both private and open to the public ...

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Chime the Bells of Freedom!

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Thursday, September 29, 2016 10:45 AM

Never have I been at a public gathering more moving than that of the opening of the African American Museum adjacent the Washington Monument in the American capital a few days ago. Given the rapid ...

Paleontologist David Evans “Hunting Dinosaurs in Western Canada”.

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Thursday, October 29, 2015 12:00 PM

Paleontologist, David Evans, the Curator of the Royal Ontario Museum’s dinosaur collection, has answers to questions you might have forgotten to ask about dinosaurs. Guest speaker at a recent Canadian Club of Halton Peel dinner, ...

John Oliver & Family

Thanks Oakville

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Thursday, October 22, 2015 11:00 AM

I want to thank the people of Oakville for putting their trust in me and the Liberal Party, and for coming out to vote for real change. I am honoured beyond words to represent the ...

Dr. Jean Clinton,

Halton District School Board hosts Parent Involvement Committee Conference

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Friday, October 16, 2015 6:40 AM

The Halton District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is pleased to host the 8th Annual Conference for Parents on

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Oakville Mayor’s Student Holiday Card Contest opens today

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Tuesday, October 13, 2015 8:30 PM

Mayor Burton is holding his first-ever student holiday card contest for children in Grade 1 – 8.

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Marshall: Battling for Success

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Saturday, October 10, 2015 9:00 AM

Unlike many of his friends, he never really got the chance to be a kid. When he was just 13 years old, his mom was diagnosed with cancer. The younger of two siblings, Marshall stuck ...

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To Prune, or Not to Prune? A Master Gardener’s Perspective

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Friday, October 9, 2015 4:30 PM

Generally speaking, pruning in the spring promotes vigor and pruning in the fall retards vigour. Therefore, if you have a woody plant that needs to be more robust – such as a shrub or a ...

Guns and Weapons

Second Regional Firearms and Weapons Amnesty by Halton Police

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Tuesday, October 6, 2015 6:00 PM

The Halton Regional Police Service will be hosting its second regional Firearms and Weapons Amnesty.  Members of the public will be encouraged to surrender their unregistered or unwanted firearms and weapons to the Halton Regional Police.

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Tony & Sandy: A Love Story

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Saturday, October 3, 2015 9:00 AM

For as long as she could remember, every morning when Sandy collected the newspaper she would flip to the travel and entertainment section. Both her and her husband Tony were avid travelers who loved the ...

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