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Hip-Hop Kevin Hibbard a.k.a. Archaich performing with Euan Morgan at an open mic in Oakville.

Hip Hop & Oakville’s Underground Rap Scene

In the 1970s, a fierce underground movement took the world by storm, that became known as hip-hop. Originating from the Bronx, NY, a man named DJ Kool Herc, a.k.a. Clive Campbell, laid down the foundation ...

Family Ribfest

Oakville Family Ribfest engaged our tastebuds

“Ribbers, Rotarians, Foodies,” are just a few words that comprised the staggering number of people who attended the Rotary Club of Oakville Trafalgar’s 8th annual Oakville Family Ribfest. The Rotarians are dedicated to “serving beyond self.”


Halton Police – Get their Community

At first glance, if you are like most folks, the connection between community wellbeing and policing might not be readily apparent.

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Find the Perfect Educational Pathway for your Teenager

The Halton District School Board is hosting several Pathways Planning Information Evenings in January that will allow parents and Grades 7-12 students explore program opportunities that high schools have to offer in Halton.

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Nominate a local champion who builds community and acts for peace

Do you know someone who makes a difference in Oakville? Someone who goes out of their way to help others, advocates for positive change, empowers others to succeed, fundraises for causes or helps others belong?

YMCA Peace Medallion nominations now open

From November 15-22, 2014, YMCA Peace Week invites people of all ages to reflect on peace, to talk, and to take action, individually and with others.

Oakville Town Council Election 2014: Candidate for Ward 2: Cathy Duddeck

Oakville native Cathy Duddeck, candidate for town and regional councillor of Ward 2, is looking to address traffic concerns that have resulted from increasing population and also wants to make sure Oakville’s growth directly reflects ...

OakvilleNews.org Thanks the Community

OakvilleNews.org has had a stellar July on so many fronts and we wish to thank the Oakville community for providing so much support. July again provide outstanding numbers with just under 45,000 views, translating to ...

Connecting Youth through Religion

Religion has always been a hot-button topic. Whether it’s Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, Atheism or any other religion, what most people seem to focus on are their differences: Christianity follows Jesus, Islam follows the Prophet ...

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Halton Regional Police Celebrate Police Day

The Halton Regional Police held the 14th annual Police Day at the police headquarters in Oakville, inviting guests to take part in activities and experience what it’s like to be in charge.

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