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Ontario’s Residential Relief Fun protects the vulnerable


Sunday, April 5, 2020 9:19 AM

As part of the Government of Ontario’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, the province is investing up to $40 million to support organizations that provide residential services for children and youth, people with ...


Stress, Anxiety, Fear – OTMH’s Head of Psychiatry provides guidance


Friday, April 3, 2020 1:35 PM

It’s becoming repetitive to say that all over the world and now in Canada we are going through a very stressful period because of the COVID-19 pandemic. We experience “stress” when demands placed upon us ...

COVID-19 Enforcement Hotline Halton Regional Police

COVID-19 Enforcement Hotline created by Halton Police


Thursday, April 2, 2020 9:36 AM

On March 17, 2020, the Province of Ontario declared a provincial emergency through the authority granted under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMCPA). Since this declaration, several emergency orders have been made under ...

Deck Dancin' Rain Condo Covid-19

Deck Dancin’ Party – Building Community Covid style


Monday, March 30, 2020 1:05 PM

I don’t think I need to remind anyone that we’re in a pandemic which has led to the greatest shutdown of jobs, organizations, industries and borders we’ve ever seen in our lifetime! This is the ...

Oakville Meals on Wheels

Oakville Meals on Wheels receives $20K gift


Friday, March 27, 2020 10:20 AM

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 ...

24 Hour Virtual Telethon

24-Hour Virtual Telethon to benefit The AFC


Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:03 PM

The AFC and Olivier Award-winning producer Michael Rubinoff are excited to announce Places, Please a 24-hour virtual telethon to benefit members of the entertainment industry impacted by COVID-19. The online fundraiser will begin on Wednesday, March 25 ...

Questions by you answered by Mayor Rob Burton

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


Sunday, March 22, 2020 12:05 PM

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.

Restaurants Oakville COVID-19 Take Out

Restaurants in Oakville Ramp Up Take-out & Giving Back


Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:45 AM

As the Corona Virus consumes Canada, the virus has impacted the community where it hurts most – food! Here are the facts: Global News reports that 15 percent of BC restaurants could close for good. ...

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March 17th – Statement by Mayor Burton


Wednesday, March 18, 2020 8:45 AM

The Province’s declaration of a State of Emergency this morning (March 17 2020) will benefit us all with its requirements to close public gathering spaces, with the exception of retail outlets. We are in sync ...

Kerr Street Mission

Kerr Street Mission – how to help our neighbours in need


Tuesday, March 17, 2020 6:07 PM

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 ...

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