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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 ...

Lifestyle Guidelines for Vital Aging


Monday, July 15, 2013 9:15 AM

Interested in learning how you can stay vital and healthy as you age? The Sheridan Elder Research Centre invites members of the public to experience an inspiring presentation by Dr. Klaus Schwanbeck, sports scientist and ...

Chimney swift slipping away – see its wondrous dive at dusk


Monday, June 3, 2013 11:07 AM

I’m standing in a parking lot at dusk, waiting to witness a chimney-swift spectacle. The location on this night is Oakville, but the show comes to Hamilton too. You need a chimney, of course, preferably ...

Cosmic Collision: Meteor Strike


Saturday, February 16, 2013 9:00 AM

Strangers in the night of outer space did more than make a simple cosmic glance. On Valentines Day at 10: 20 p.m. a fireball hit the earth at the Chelyabinsk region of Russia with enough ...