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Stephen Crawford nominated Provincial PC Candidate

Over 1000 Oakville riding Progressive Conservative party members turned out June 28, 2017 to elect a party nominee for the next provincial election. The Oakville PCs selected candidate Stephen Crawford as party standard-bearer in the ...

Oakville’s film fest arrives: celebrities, premieres, galas

If ticket sales are an indicator, Oakville’s film fest, in its fourth season, has arrived. The Willson Oakville Film Festival presents 19 feature-length films and 25 short subjects at two venues: the Oakville Centre for ...

2017 Film.ca Audience Choice Awards, 2017 Oakville Film Festival, Sadie Munroe and Tyler Shaw in The Meaning of Life (2017)

2017 Oakville Film Festival aims to delight

Entertaining new feature films, short subjects and their makers touch down in Oakville, June 23-25, 2017 for the fourth annual Willson 2017 Oakville Film Festival.

Candidates Running for the Leadership of the Conservative Party of Canada

Conservative leadership race lands in Halton

Economics, immigration policy, and the size of government were the main themes as 10 of the 14 federal Conservative Party leadership candidates spoke to an audience of over 800 at the Burlington Convention Centre, Sunday ...

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Editorial: Bill C-51, Human Rights & Civil Liberties

It was mid-August 1970, when my high school friend Eddie told me a secret that changed Canada. Back then, few of our Anglo-Montrealer crowd spoke French as well as Eddie. He spent his summers up ...

Mayor Burton, Justin Trudeau

Editorial: What the Mayor and Town Can Learn from China

China’s Ambassador to Canada wisely chose at the last minute to ditch a photo opportunity to meet with Canada’s third party leader at a Chinese New Year party organized by the Liberal Party in Toronto, ...

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Ontario Retirement Pension Plan: Is it good for you?

The provincial government is concerned that a lot of Ontarians are not putting aside enough money to retire. It has introduced the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) Act. If passed, it creates a framework to ...

Sean O'meara with dog

Burton, incumbents receive solid endorsements

It was a night for incumbents in Oakville and throughout Halton as virtually all returning candidates were re-elected. Two-term Oakville Mayor Rob Burton romped to a lopsided victory over challenger John McLaughlin, garnering 27,727 votes ...