Top 5 biggest news stories in 2020 in Halton


Published December 23, 2020 at 2:52 pm

This year, although the COVID-19 pandemic caused a lot of changes, an array of different Halton news stories managed to pique your interest.

But which stories were the most popular in Halton from the beginning of January all the way until the end of December 2020? Let’s find out.

Here are the top 5 news stories in 2020 covered on 

5. Popular Oakville restaurant closes amid COVID-19 pandemic

4. Popular grocery store chain opening new location in Oakville

3. Popular Burlington restaurant closing its doors for good

Sadly, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, another beloved restaurant in Burlington called Chop & Wop Ristorante, which combined the flavours of Italian and Portuguese cuisine, announced its permanent closure after being in business for about a year.

2. Premier slaps severe COVID restrictions on Halton as Burlington, Oakville, Milton and Halton Hills will move into the “Red Zone”

1. Two drivers charged in recent incidents on the QEW in Burlington


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