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Longo's Store Front

Ontario Announces First 58 Grocery Store Locations to Sell Beer: 3 in Oakville

The government is delivering on its promise to allow beer sales in grocery stores by announcing the first 58 locations across the province where Ontarians will be able to buy beer.

Straight Up: The Issue of Alcohol in Ontario

Liquor Control and Wine Tastings

There has been increasing controversy as of late about the monopoly that is the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) and over the fact that Ontario still seems to be living in the days of ...

Trick or Treat or Libation?

With Halloween just around the corner, wicked wines, beastly brews, and spooky spirits can be fantastic fun for your Hallows’ Eve celebration! A round-up of chilling choices currently available through the LCBO (all photos and ...

VQA Ontario Logo

Exciting times for Vintners Quality Alliance (VQA) wine in Ontario!

So just what is Vintners Quality Alliance (VQA)? “VQA Ontario is Ontario’s Wine Authority, a regulatory agency responsible for maintaining the integrity of local wine appellations and enforcing winemaking and labelling standards.” VQA is about the ...

Events in Oakville: June 29, 2013

Events: Canada Day Long-Weekend

Have a drink, won’t you? Canadians bought $21 billion in booze last year