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Front Steps Portraits

Front Steps Portraits supporting Oakville Fare Share Foodbank

Three days ago, Sarah Sims a local professional photographer  started taking five minute Front Steps Portraits of Oakville residents. In just a few days she has already raised over $2,250.00, just slightly short of her ...

Oakville Meals on Wheels

Oakville Meals on Wheels receives $20K gift

A quiet gift speaks volumes – Oakville Meals on Wheels announced today its receipt of a generous donation of $20,000 from an Oakville family who wishes to remain anonymous. The donation will be used to ...

Questions by you answered by Mayor Rob Burton

Mayor Burton Answers your Questions: Vol. 1. Ed. 1

Mayor Burton will be answering your questions as part of a regular series. To ask a question all you need to do is to email admin at OakvilleNews.org. Please provide as much information as possible.

Kerr Street Mission

Kerr Street Mission – how to help our neighbours in need

There are a lot more people in Oakville than most of us realize struggling day to day to provide the basic necessities for themselves and their families. Others have been getting by, however they have ...

First Oakville COVID-19 Case

First Oakville COVID-19 Case confirmed

On March 12, 2020, Dr. David Williams, Ontario Chief Medical Officer of Health and Dr. Hamidah Meghani, Medical Officer of Health for Halton Region confirmed the first Oakville COVID-19 case and the second case in ...

2021 Continental Cup Curling Oakville Ontario

2021 Continental Cup for Curling will be held in Oakville

Canada’s best will be battling Europe’s best in Oakville, Ont., next January, it was announced on March 10, 2020 by Curling Canada.

Educational Assistants

Educational Assistants ratify Halton labour agreement

On Friday March 6, 2020, The Halton District School Board announced a local labour agreement was reached and ratified with the Halton District Educational Assistants Association (HDEAA).

Burloak Relay for Life

Burloak Relay For Life takes place on June 5, 2020

With nearly 1 in 2 Canadians diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, events like the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) Burloak Relay For Life offers the local community a chance to make a meaningful difference in ...

Bill Barnes 100th Birthday Celebration Rotary Club of Oakville Trafalgar

Bill Barnes’ 100th Birthday celebrated by Rotary

On February 6, 2020, the Rotary Club of Oakville Trafalgar celebrated the 100thBirthday of Bill Barnes, a Founding Member and first President of the Club. He has been a Rotarian for more then 40 years.

De Clara conducting Oakville Symphony

Conductor De Clara leaving the Oakville Symphony

Over the past 23 years with the Oakville Symphony, Maestro De Clara’s work has enriched the cultural life of many Oakville residents, whether they be musicians, patrons or young children hearing classical music for the ...

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