Oakville

Building More Mosques Won't Solve Canada's Islamophobia Problem

Saqib Qureshi | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada Living
Saqib Qureshi

Tackling Islamophobia or Canadian Muslim unemployment is a problem not just for Canadian Muslims, but for all Canadians. That being said, if Canadian Muslims don't lead the effort to tackle these issues, including educating that same society and state, little will get accomplished.

Rethinking Christianity In An Ever-Changing Modern World

Nancy Fornasiero | Posted 06.01.2016 | Canada Living
Nancy Fornasiero

The church has had a long tradition of revising and shifting when it comes to theology: the Age of Enlightenment brought to an end to mainly mythological understandings of God, and Galileo's findings caused a shift in beliefs around the cosmology of the universe itself.

Garage Door Accident Leaves Boy Critical

CBC | Posted 06.29.2014 | Canada

A nine-year-old boy is in critical condition after his jacket became entangled in a garage door at his home in Oakville, Ont. Police say the boy was...

Are We Paying Enough Attention to Municipal Politics?

Hassan Arif | Posted 09.28.2013 | Canada Politics
Hassan Arif

Nonetheless, despite the many good examples of Canadian mayors, some of the bad examples -- especially those like Rob Ford who cast a bad reputation on their city -- raises the question, are we paying enough attention to municipal politics? And, especially, are we paying enough attention to who gets elected to municipal office?

School Denies Student Diploma Over Pot, Ordered To Reconsider

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.19.2012 | Canada Living

The smoke may be clearing for Gautam Setia, a former Ontario student whose prep school denied him his diploma for allegedly lighting a bong and smokin...

Liberal Power Plant Manoeuvre Will Cost $40M

CP | Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.24.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The Liberal government said Monday its decision to move a planned electrical generating station in Oakville to the Napanee area will cost ta...

Ontario Boat Explosion Injures 3

CBC | Posted 09.20.2012 | Canada

Police say three people were injured after a boat explosion at the Oakville Power Boat Club. Oakville police said the call came in at abo...

Hundreds Mourn Slain Oakville Woman

CBC | Posted 03.19.2012 | Canada

Hundreds of people gathered at an Ancaster church to mourn the loss of an Oakville woman who was found slain in her home last week. Kather...

McGuinty Thanks Firefighters On Sept. 11

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.11.2011 | Canada

LONDON, Ont. - Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty is calling on Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak to apologize for referring to new Canadian citi...