Latest News

Articles by oshawaexpress

City may license short-term rentals

September 18, 2018

Council may soon grant approval to city staff to develop a licensing system for short-term rentals, such as Airbnb, in Oshawa. By Dave Flaherty/The Oshawa Express The City of [...]

Postal strike could affect tax payments

September 18, 2018

A possible work disruption for Canada Post employees could affect incoming and outgoing mail to the municipality. Postal workers will be in a legal strike position on Sept. [...]

Feeding the need in Durham

September 18, 2018

(Photo by Chris Jones) Representatives of Oshawa and Whitby councils, including Councillor Dan Carter, supported Feed The Need Durham on Sept. 17 by raising awareness about [...]

The new school on the block

September 18, 2018

Northern Dancer Public School officially opened on Tuesday, Sept. 4. School officials say it has been an overwhelmingly positive experience so far. The school’s motto and [...]

New resource against human trafficking

September 18, 2018

By Dave Flaherty/The Oshawa Express A coalition to fight human trafficking has launched a new website www.stopht.com to provide help to those in need. The website, officially [...]

Region could defer development charges

September 18, 2018

By Chris Jones/The Oshawa Express  The Region of Durham could potentially change regional development charges policy for lands that have yet to be serviced. A staff report [...]

Parking woes on Taylorwood

September 18, 2018

A number of residents from Taylorwood Road have asked the city to ramp up efforts to stop illegal parking on the street located across from Durham College’s main residence. [...]

Revolutionizing the housing game

September 18, 2018

Rick Rondeau, Marc Bovet and Shawn Rondeau are all striving to build better, less wasteful homes. The three of them can currently be found building homes in Newtonville. [...]

West Nile in Durham

September 18, 2018

Durham Region Health Department has received confirmation of one human case of West Nile virus (WNV) illness. This is the first human case of WNV reported in Durham Region [...]
1 2 3 496