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Photo: Mirvish Productions

Hamilton is a Historical Home Run: Theatre Review


Sunday, February 16, 2020 8:00 AM

After an excruciating five year wait, the musical colossus that is Hamilton has finally arrived in Toronto. Now musical megastar Lin-Manuel Miranda’s theatrical phenomenon is currently making its Canadian debut with Mirvish Productions. And for ...

Competitive Business - Burloak Underpass

Securing a competitive business climate in Ontario


Friday, February 14, 2020 9:20 AM

Remaining competitive, specifically when it comes to taxes and regulations, continues to be a priority for Oakville Chamber members.

Ontario Teachers

Solving the Ontario Teachers and Government stalemate


Wednesday, February 12, 2020 5:05 PM

Once again, a battle is underway between Ontario teachers and the Provincial government. Students, parents and taxpayers are the immediate victims, but there are potentially wider longer-term consequences to society as the fear of disruptions ...

Oakville Chamber Membership Priorities

Oakville Chamber Member priorities for Ontario Government


Wednesday, January 29, 2020 11:35 AM

Oakville Chamber delivers member priorities to Minister of Finance Rod Phillips, MPP Stephen Crawford and MPP Triantafilopoulos during Budget Consultation.

Youth Vaping

Vaping: How do we protect our youth?


Thursday, January 16, 2020 5:45 PM

Pam Damoff, Member of Parliament for Oakville North-Burlington, and the Honourable Anita Anand, Member of Parliament for Oakville, held a roundtable on January 13, 2020 with provincial, regional and local counterparts, the medical profession, the ...

Mayor Burton

 Mayor Burton reminds province of pledge to save Glen Abbey 


Saturday, October 12, 2019 8:15 AM

Earlier this week Mayor Burton sent a letter to the Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport, Lisa MacLeod, following her recent visit to Glen Abbey.


Keep Oakville a distinct municipality


Friday, September 13, 2019 12:30 PM

Critics of our government’s review of regional governance are claiming that we have already made up our minds on the outcome of this review. That is simply not true. The following appeared recently on the ...


Grievances and social media is not a good first step


Wednesday, July 10, 2019 5:25 PM

It isn’t unusual for us to take to social media to air our grievances. However, is it effective? For the most part it isn’t.  Social media can be amazing communications tool.

Infrastructure Stephen Crawford

Infrastructure Minister’s Parliamentary Assistant: Stephen Crawford


Thursday, June 27, 2019 5:15 PM

On June 26 2019 Premier Doug Ford announced the Parliamentary Assistants who will each hold special responsibilities as a part of Ontario’s Government for the People. Stephen Crawford, MPP for Oakville has been named Parliamentary ...

Proposed More Homes

Proposed More Homes, More Choice Act’s negative implications


Wednesday, May 29, 2019 3:05 PM

Proposed extensive changes to the Development Charges Act, the Ontario Heritage Act, the Planning Act would all have significant and potentially negative implications for the town and its residents. That’s the feedback Oakville is sending ...

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