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Movie Review: The Post is Perfect for our Times

Legendary director Steven Spielberg’s new feature The Post is something of a miracle that it exists as it does. Not only was it made quickly and to be engaging as it is, it’s among the ...

Movie Review: The Greatest Showman is Far from Great

Fox’s new blockbuster movie musical is the holiday season’s biggest letdown. A great premise and cast are squandered – left with an atrocious script that undermines the integrity of the true P. T. Barnum story. ...

Movie Review: Dunkirk’s a Dynamic War Drama

Few war movies challenge the basic formula and themes of those before it, using heroic characters in dangerous places to showcase what history was like. Dunkirk, the latest blockbuster with a backbone from director Christopher ...

Movie Review: Wonder Woman’s a True Winner

Wonder Woman isn’t only the best superhero movie and blockbuster of the year. It also might be one of the most important superhero films ever made, and it’s possibly one of the best, period. Regardless ...

Movie Review for the new crime drama LIVE BY NIGHT, opening in theatres January 13th 2017.

Nothing Special Living in the Night

In the midst of Hollywood awards season, there is always a list of movies that go unnoticed because they disappoint the audiences expecting a quality movie. Live By Night, the new period crime drama from ...

Six Reviews of the New Hollywood Releases now playing in Oakville Cinemas for the Holiday Season

Holiday Movie Round-Up 2016

With the holiday season ending this weekend, the next several days provide an exciting opportunity to head out to the movies. Whether with families, friends, that special someone, or just a fun time for yourself ...

Theatre review for the new Canadian musical blockbuster Come From Away, playing now until January 8th, 2017 at Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre.

Theatre Review: “Come From Away” Comes Right on Time

Both masterful as musical theatre and profoundly deep in soul, Come From Away, the new musical now playing at Toronto’s Royal Alexandra Theatre, is a great night at the theatre, and the best show Toronto’s ...

Wedding Dress Exhibit 2015

Oakville Museum is always Fashionable with 1000’s Costumes

The costumes and textiles in the Oakville Museum Collection are rare survivors that have made it into the twenty-first century and have the potential to tell a variety of stories which give life to our ...

Oakville women’s club welcomes award-winning author, Eva Stachniak

Award-winning author Eva Stachniak visited the American Women’s Club of Oakville for their monthly meeting on Thursday at St. Paul’s United Church.

Oakville launches 13th Annual Community Spirit Awards

The Town of Oakville officially launched the 13th Annual Community Spirit Awards today, encouraging residents to nominate community champions that they admire and appreciate in one of eight award categories.

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