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Bon Voyage: A cruise to nowhere – OpEd


Wednesday, April 1, 2020 4:33 PM

Like many, we find it very exciting and pleasurable to be on a cruise ship. Shelagh being in that business gives us slightly more opportunity to enjoy this delight. It is a great way to ...

Metrolink & GO update for Oakville’s Ward 3


Thursday, March 17, 2016 10:15 AM

Metrolinx is hosting Public Community Meetings as part of the Transit Project Assessment Process (TPAP) for Electrification across the GO rail network.

Group of happy teenagers

Oakville Teenagers offered Round Trip to B.C for $120.00


Wednesday, November 25, 2015 11:45 AM

For the first time the YMCA of Oakville has partnered with YMCA of Northern British Columbia for a new national Youth Travel Exchange program.

Hike The Bench with Niagara Vino!

Hiking, Grazing, Wine Tasting


Friday, June 12, 2015 10:00 AM

Last weekend marked the seventh annual Graze the Bench weekend in the Beamsville Bench sub-appellation of the Niagara Peninsula wine region in Ontario, Canada. This is a relaxed weekend full of wine, food, and live music that ...

The Frog & Onion

Greetings from the Royal Naval Dockyard in Bermuda!


Friday, August 15, 2014 10:00 AM

Recently strolling through the Victualling Yard in Bermuda where warehouses which used to store food-stuffs still stand, I worked up a little thirst as I made my way to the Frog & Onion Pub.

California, Long Beach and Beer: Oakville Sommelier


Friday, May 24, 2013 9:00 AM

Cheers from California! This week I visited the Yard House in Long Beach, a restaurant named after the “Yard of Beer Glass” designed in Great Britain. This is a 3-foot-tall glass container which helped barkeeps ...

California, Laguna Beach and Wine: Oakville Sommelier


Friday, May 17, 2013 11:00 AM

Cheers from California! It has been a glorious week of weather and wine. I celebrated Mothers Day with my family at Montage Laguna Beach, a gorgeous property that sits upon a bluff overlooking the Pacific ...

China Trip with Oakville Chamber of Commerce


Wednesday, February 27, 2013 9:00 AM

At $2,299, the Oakville Chamber of Commerce nine-day trip to China on Oct. 5-16 is a great deal. “I’ve seen just the airline tickets to China cost more than the whole trip,” said Chamber president ...