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  • Elton John
    Elton John plays at Oshawa's GM Centre
    There are a rare few musicians with decades of work that speaks for itself, but Elton John belongs to that elite club. Playing at Oshawa’s GM Centre on Feb. 12, 2014 to a sold-out crowd, John, 66, showed that he’s still more than...
  • Dixie Chicks
    REVIEW: Dixie Chicks still refuse to just shut up and sing, to delight of fans
    On Nov. 8, 2013, the Dixie Chicks swung by Oshawa's GM Centre for the GTA stop of theirLong Time Gonetour, and judging by the reception, it was like the virtuosic trio had never left Canada.I'm through with doubtThat's not to say the...
  • dungeon
    New charges laid against Oshawa man who built dungeon
    An Oshawa man who allegedly built a dungeon in an old farmhouse to confine a woman was charged with new offenses Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, a Toronto Star article reported.Although according to CBC there was a publication ban, the Star reported...
  • Finance Minister Jim Flaherty has extensive ties to approval of Oshawa ethanol plant
    Flaherty gives Oshawa a lesson in crony capitalism
    For public servants in Ottawa, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty's budget this year ushered in a sense of foreboding with the news that 19,000 would be losing their jobs announced during a budget speech that ironically talked about preserving and...
  • Highway
    Oshawa-based group wants highway speed limits boosted by 30 km/h
    Toronto -For years now, the speed limit on Ontario highways, such as its 400-series, is 100 km/h. If a driver is caught exceeding the limit by between 16 and 29 km/h, themotorist receives three demerit points.An Oshawa-based group calledStop100.ca...
  • Kittens
    Volunteers needed for Oshawa animal shelter
    Recently, the Oshawa Express reported animals at the Oshawa Animal Services center have a 50-50 shot of ending up euthanized. This is an alarming rate for any animal services center. Therefore the City’s Corporate Services committee listened...