Wednesday, July 02, 2014

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 The 1188 Lome Scots Oakville Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps held its 90th annual Ceremonial Review at Queen Elizabeth Park  Community and Cultural Centre (QEPCCC). Clockwise, from top left, Cadet Warrant Officer Braden MacGregor reports to Pilot Officer Malcolm Andrade, a Second World War Spitfire pilot, who is special guest Reviewing Officer, accompanied by Cadet Chief Warrant Officer Nandini Gupta and Commanding Officer Captain Mark B. Phillips. At right, cadets prepare for the review. The ceremonial band leads cadets in for the ceremonies. Operation Officer Second Lieutenant Stacey J. Quartermaine presents cadets with Master Corporal titles as
he affixes their uniforms with a red lanyard. The event culminates a year of cadets' involvement in a variety of local events and activities. Photos by Michael Ivanin.
 Bishop Douglas Crosby, Ordinary of the Diocese of Hamilton celebrates the benediction of École secondaire catholique Sainte-Trinitéthe the new French catholic high school in Halton. (© 2014 Michael Ivanin)
 Jean Vanier's Akashia Moore-Samuels battles for some extra yardage with Erica Chan of Garth Webb on her back.(© 2014 Michael Ivanin)
 Lauren Kool of the Garth Webb Chargers (in yellow) kicks the ball away from M.M. Robinson opponents Kayla Trevor (left) and Brooke Bouchard during a recent Halton high school junior girls' soccer game.(© 2014 Michael Ivanin)
 Hamilton Cardinals’ Zack Ranta, playing second base, suffered a triple fracture to his left ankle on a slide by Bandits’ Brian Sewell.(© 2014 Michael Ivanin)
 Canon William Thomas, and James Holmes of BurlOak Navy veterans watch as HMCS STAR  Lt. Navy Neil Menez throws a wreath into Lake Ontario during the BurlOak Naval Veterans and the RCNA (Royal Canadian Naval Association) held their annual Battle of the Atlantic service, at Royal Canadian Naval Memorial Monument.(© 2014 Michael Ivanin)
 Meisha Petrilli and her kids Jordan and Jayden enjoy an amusement ride at the kickoff of the Oakville Family Ribfest at Sheridan College.(© 2014 Michael Ivanin)
 Ali Moghadampoor of Milton FC battle for the header  with unidentified player of HNNK Dalmajia at  Milton Community Park.(© 2014 Michael Ivanin)
Robert Buren crosses the finish line
at  Mercedes-Benz Oakville 10K at Appleby College. He was the only athlete competing in wheelchair.(© 2014 Michael Ivanin)

Monday, December 23, 2013

Ice Storm 2013

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      Major ice storm hit Oakville on Sunday December 22. For more pictures please visit my sportsshooter page  or my facebook(© 2013 Michael Ivanin)

Thursday, August 08, 2013

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 A crowd marches on Dundas Street toward  the spot where Sammy Yatim was shot dead by police. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
Luke Griffith, left, and Connor Kennedy have a lot of fun as they ride Avalanche at Oakville Waterfront Festival held in Coronation Park. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
Halton police and Oakville firefighters were on scene at Upper Middle Road and Dorval Drive Wednesday afternoon after receiving reports that a car struck a male cyclist. Cyclists was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
A Halton police officer walks past the scene of a fatal vehicle crash on eastbound Dundas Street between Postmaster Drive and Third Line. A 59-year-old Oakville man was killed after his SUV swerved off the road and rolled over. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
Barron Mundy, age 5, of Oakville,  who recently competed at the Callaway Jr. World Golf Championships, poses for the picture at Piper's Heath Golf Club.  (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

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  Lightning strikes over Lake Ontario in Burlington during Friday's thunderstorm. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
Tractor trailer jackknifed hitting another vehicle on westbound QEW just east of Bronte exit, no one was injured in the accident. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
A man is transported to a waiting ambulance after a two-vehicle crash at Bay St. and Lake Shore Blvd. W. that left 10 people injured, including 6 pedestrians. One man later died in a hospital. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
Scott Dixon drives on the straightaway during the Toronto Honda Indy practice. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)     
James Hinchcliffe of Oakville drives his car during the Toronto Honda Indy practice. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)     
Bronte Village's annual Canada Day festivities ended with fireworks. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
 
Jessica Reid and her daughter  Sophie pick up a Canadian flag at Bronte Village's annual Canada Day festivities. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
Leena Halees of young women of Halton Mosque and Tammy Sandy of the Halton Police Force battle for the ball in a friendly game at Assumption High School. The game was organized to promote mentoring and team building. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
Leanne Reitsma   participates in Moon In June race in downtown Burlington. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)
Erin Lipsitt, left, and Tracy Futko  participate in Moon In June race in downtown Burlington. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)



Tuesday, May 07, 2013

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My images of Bill Fitzpatrick and his '32 Ford Hiboy Roadster, which he has built himself were published in World of Wheels Magazine March 2013 edition.

Thursday, February 14, 2013

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Burlington firefighters battle a fire on Lakeshore road just west of Poplar Drive. It took about two hours and close to 50 firefighters to get the fire under control. The damage estimate to the two-storey, stonework residence is $3.5 million based on the home's reported listing price. There were no injuries.(© 2013 Michael Ivanin)

Friday, February 01, 2013

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Oakville’s barbershoppers The Entertainers perform at Tim Hortons on Iroquois Shore Road Monday night after their regular rehearsal. While the group often breaks into song at the Tim Hortons, they were recently captured on video. Thanks to its posting on YouTube, the men have become an overnight sensation and the talk of the town as the video received more than 830,000 hits.(© 2013 Michael Ivanin) The original video can be viewed here. My video can be viewed here.
The Oakville Blades' most recent acquisition, Luke Laidlaw (in blue), tries to get away from Burlington Cougars opponent Adam Glynn during Ontario Junior Hockey League contest in Burlington. (© 2013 Michael Ivanin)