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(Placename) a city in SE Canada, in SE Ontario on Lake Ontario southwest of Toronto: motor-vehicle industry. Pop: 144 738 (2001)
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(ˈoʊk vɪl)

a town in SE Ontario, in S Canada, SW of Toronto, on Lake Ontario. 87,107.
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M2 PRESSWIRE-July 30, 2019-: Oakville In-Home Music Lessons Offers In-home Lessons with all the Benefits of a Well Established Music School
Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F), a United States-based automaker, is laying off around 200 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario.
Ford (https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/ford-motors-oakville-layoffs-1.5218614) plans to cut 200 workers  in September at its plant in Oakville, Ontario.
A union local said that Ford intends to lay off roughly 185 workers in September at a Canadian manufacturing facility in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more job cuts in January, Reuters' Moira Warburton reports.
Canadian property investor Dream Industrial REIT (TSX: DIR.UN) has completed the acquisition of a 43,000 square foot property located at 333 Wyecroft Road, Oakville, Ontario, the company said.
OAKVILLE, Ontario -- Top-ranked Dustin Johnson pulled away Sunday in the RBC Canadian Open for his third victory of the season and 19th on the PGA Tour.
Oakville, Canada, April 16, 2018 --(PR.com)-- iCare Home Health is proud to announce that they've won the Oakville Awards' Small Business of the Year award for 2018.
Here at Oakville Dentistry, we believe that a healthy smile is a great asset so it only makes sense to give our teeth the best care possible.
The researchers discussed the trial during a recent field day held at the Oakville Station vineyard.
HMCS Oakville fought in WWII's Battle of the Atlantic, and was one of the few Canadian corvettes to sink a U-boat The book Oakville's Flower sets the scene of naval warfare in the Atlantic--from the battles between convoys to dealing with stealthy German submarines--as seen from the decks of a ship that formed the backbone of the Royal Canadian Navy during the Second World War.
On Tuesday, 5 November, trustees at the Halton Catholic District School Board (a region of Southern Ontario that includes the cities of Acton, Burlington, Georgetown, Milton, and Oakville) were scheduled to vote on a motion which, if passed, would undermine the Catholic Church's teaching on abstinence before marriage.