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Posts filed under: Beaches

Local athlete Maura McLean needs your help

December 3, 2014 - Updated: January 22, 2015Beaches

Every so often you meet someone who's admirable, inspirational, awesome...and humble. Meet Maura McLean. Like all of our Canadian athletes, ...

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The List of Toronto Beaches Schools And Daycares

January 29, 2013 - Updated: March 25, 2015Beaches

Without exception, our schools score above provincial and city averages in core subjects, and offer a wide variety of exceptional extra-curricul ...

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Toronto Real Estate The Starbucks Effect & The Upper Beaches

October 6, 2011Beaches

Can a small coffee shop in the Upper Beaches really affect the price of Toronto Real Estate? Starbucks picked the corner of Main and Kingston Ro ...

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SUP in Toronto | SUP Lessons in Toronto | Stand Up Paddleboarding Lessons in Toronto

August 12, 2011 - Updated: January 18, 2016Beaches

Where to get SUP Lessons - StandUp Paddleboard Lessons in Toronto Updated May 8, 2014 In June of 2012 Matt opened SUPsurf (for Stan ...

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New i-phone app for Toronto Beaches Water Quality Tells You it's Safe to Swim

August 11, 2011 - Updated: May 23, 2014Beaches

"What's the water quality like at the Toronto Beaches today?" That's what tens of thousands of people ask each and every s ...

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Toronto Real Estate Market Statistics for July 2011

August 5, 2011Beaches

TREB Sale Prices July 2011 Number of Sales (all TREB districts) The Toronto Real Estate Board called this July's 7,922 sales 'a substantial re ...

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The Beaches Arts and Crafts Show 2011

June 11, 2011Beaches

The Beaches Community & Arts Events Bring out Visitors & Neighbours I don't suppose anyone would travel from Provence, France just to c ...

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Doors Open Toronto | East End Toronto | Toronto Beaches

May 27, 2011Beaches

Doors Open Toronto | Toronto Beaches Walking Tour We're happy to have  The Beaches Walking Tour featured in this years Doors Open Toronto. T ...

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Doors Open Toronto | East End Toronto | R. C. Harris Water Treatment Plant

May 27, 2011Beaches

RC Harris Water Treatment Plant 2701 Queen St E, Architect: Thomas C. Pomphrey, 1930's The R.C. Harris Water Treatment Plant might just be on ...

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Toronto Service Review - How Will it Impact East End Toronto Communities?

May 20, 2011Beaches

Toronto Service Review Will Determine Whether East End Toronto Gains or Loses Public Services Riverdale, The Beaches, Leslieville and Danforth V ...

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Beaches Studio Tour Spring 2011, April 29 & 30, and May 1

April 29, 2011Beaches

It must be spring in the Beaches neighbourhood in East Toronto There are some sure signs of spring in the Beaches neighbourhood in East Toronto: ...

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Toronto Parking Bylaws | Solutions for East End Toronto

March 16, 2011 - Updated: January 30, 2013Beaches

Can We Fix Parking in Riverdale, Beaches, Danforth Village, Leslieville? "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed ...

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Toronto Beaches Spring Sprint 2011

March 14, 2011Beaches

It's time for the 24th Annual Beaches Spring Sprint One of my favourite local fun(d)-raisers, the Beaches Spring Sprint, is an annual tradition ...

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Skating Rinks & Free Skating in East End Toronto

December 11, 2010Beaches

Locations and Schedules of Skating Rinks and Free Skating in Leslieville, Beaches, Danforth Village and Riverdale View East End Toronto Skating ...

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Toronto Beaches Citizen of the Year Award

October 14, 2010Beaches

Pat Silver named 2010 Beach Citizen of the Year How many local neighbourhoods can you think of that offer an annual Citizen of the Year award t ...

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5 Great Reasons to Buy a Home in Toronto's East End

October 13, 2010Beaches

If you've decided to buy a home in Toronto there are a lot of reasons to look at homes in the East End.

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Beaches Studio Tour Fall 2010

October 9, 2010Beaches

One of the reasons I love living in East End Toronto Beaches is that  I feel connected to the passing of Seasons and often pause for some per ...

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New Toronto Parking Bylaw: Restrictive Bylaw Hurts East-enders

October 7, 2010Beaches

Draconian parking by-laws are nothing new in Toronto, but a new by-law that came into effect October 1 bites more than most. The new law allows ...

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Balsam Avenue In The Toronto Beaches

October 4, 2010Beaches

Ideal for professional couples and busy families This fall is proving to be a much more balanced market, and my listing on Balsam Avenue wou ...

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Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2010, Beaches Neighbourhood Challenge

October 4, 2010Beaches

Beaches Community the 'halfway' turnaround point for The Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Since I live in the Toronto Beaches and work mostly in Ea ...

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'Kings Diner' Restaurant - Kingston Road Village in the Upper Beaches

October 1, 2010Beaches

Great, economical, unpretentious food! Kings Diner, 906 Kingston Road, Upper Beaches I admit it, I eat out a lot - mostly for breakfast or bru ...

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Firstbrooke Road - A Beaches Gem

September 24, 2010Beaches

It always comes down to location, location, location, doesn't it? This East facing, light-filled home on Firstbrooke Road is situated on one of ...

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Toronto Beaches Emergency Veterinary Care

September 16, 2010Beaches

Urgent Pet Care in the Beaches. If you live in the Toronto Beaches, there is a higher than average likelihood that you have a pet or will acquir ...

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What's SUP in the Toronto Beaches these days? Stand up Paddling!

September 16, 2010 - Updated: January 19, 2016Beaches

Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) One more reason Life's Better in The Toronto Beaches SUP Comes To The Toronto Beaches (Click this link if ...

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Guide to Toronto Beach Restaurants

May 3, 2010Beaches

Looking for coffee, a quick bite on the go, or a sit-down meal with friends or family? The Beach offers a diverse array of culinary options with ...

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Beaches Studio Tour Spring 2010

April 29, 2010Beaches

The 33rd Beach Studio Tour  and Sale, Spring 2010 Friday April 30, 6-9pm; Saturday May 1, 10-6pm; Sunday May 2, 11-6pm East Toronto's Beaches ...

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Toronto Beaches Jazz Festival - 2010

April 29, 2010Beaches

Beaches International Jazz Festival, July 16-25, 2010 Mark July 16-25, 2010 in your calendars for the 22nd Annual Beaches International Jazz Fes ...

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Toronto Beaches Community

April 27, 2010Beaches

History The Beach was first settled in 1793 by the Ashbridge family. A small farming community was formed, and the land continued to be farmed u ...

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Toronto Beaches Transit Options

April 15, 2010Beaches

Toronto Beaches Transit and Transportation Info Getting in to and around The Toronto Beaches area is easy, whether by car, public transit - even ...

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23rd Annual Beaches Spring Sprint in Toronto

April 14, 2010Beaches

The 23rd Annual Beaches Spring Sprint ran last Saturday, in support of the Beaches Recreation Centre. There were 3 events this year, a 5 km run ...

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Toronto Beaches Easter Parade

April 4, 2010Beaches

The Toronto Beaches Annual Easter Parade has just ended and Toronto's East End is slowly returning to it's normal routine and traffic pattern ...

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Beach Homes for Sale

March 26, 2010Beaches

The Reality of Buying a Home in the Toronto Beaches For many first time home buyers there are 4 words that make the heart beat faster - 'Beach ...

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Buyer Beware! Your Beaches Dream Home could be attached to Public Housing!

February 27, 2010Beaches

Let's say you've been househunting for a while. You've seen a lot of properties and this one catches your eye and captures your heart. Semi-deta ...

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