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2021 property taxes

Cuts needed to avoid big increase in 2021 property taxes


Tuesday, July 7, 2020 3:05 PM

Without budget cuts, the town’s 2021 property taxes could jump by as much as 7.24 per cent, according to the latest staff projections.

Recovery Activation Program: helping businesses digitize


Monday, July 6, 2020 3:00 PM

COVID-19’s effect on businesses both small and large is gargantuan, as the pandemic has forced thousands of Ontario businesses to digitize their operations and increase their digital connectivity.


Black Mentorship Inc hosting webinar Thursday


Monday, July 6, 2020 10:00 AM

Oakville non-profit Black Mentorship Inc (BMI) is hosting a webinar mentoring session this Thursday. Discussion will focus on growing your career during difficult times and will feature special guest MP Pam Damoff.

Expedition King Ranch Ford 2020

2020 Ford Expedition King Ranch review


Sunday, July 5, 2020 9:15 AM

If you are searching for a bold looking, great driving 8-passenger SUV, the latest and new Expedition King Ranch will fill that need.  The King Ranch trim was discontinued in 2015 and finally returns to ...

Hannah Mary publishes bestselling novel: Sister Dear

Hannah Mary publishes bestselling novel: Sister Dear


Sunday, July 5, 2020 9:00 AM

Oakville author, Hannah Mary McKinnon’s fourth book Sister Dear  was published on May 26th and has been a Canadian Fiction National Bestseller for five weeks, listing in the Globe and Mail as well as the ...

Civitan Farmers' Market Oakville

Civitans re-open Oakville Farmers’ Market


Friday, July 3, 2020 2:35 PM

The Civitans have been operating a Farmers’ Market in Oakville since 1979. The market traditionally opens in late April, but due to COVID-19 it was cancelled. Thankfully, that all changes on Saturday, July 4th.

vulnerable people

Additional $150M to support Ontario’s most vulnerable people


Friday, July 3, 2020 10:00 AM

The province is providing municipalities and urban Indigenous community partners with an additional $150 million to continue to protect vulnerable people from COVID-19 by improving homeless shelters and creating opportunities for longer-term housing.

Oakville Community Foundation Awards $502,500 in Grants


Wednesday, July 1, 2020 11:00 AM

On June 30th,  the Oakville Community Foundation announced it has awarded $502,500 in grants to 18 local charities for 19 projects. The grants announced on Tuesday are part of the Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF), ...

Welcome Back Oakville

Welcome Back business campaign launches in Oakville


Tuesday, June 30, 2020 12:45 PM

Oakville’s Economic Task Force has launched a community-wide, support local marketing campaign called Welcome Back Oakville.

Chartwell House Early Learning Centre

Chartwell House Early Learning Centre gets $10K grant


Tuesday, June 30, 2020 11:15 AM

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce announced 62 $10,000 grant recipients from its Canadian Business Resilience Network Small Business Relief Fund today, including The Chartwell House Early Learning Centre located right here in Oakville! The Chartwell Early Learning Centre provides ...

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