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Stories from the Spring 2011 Newsletter

Free Trees for the Asking
When the first houses in the Triangle were being built about a century ago, Norway Maple trees were planted in front of the new homes. They were imported from Scandinavia to what was then the Town of Norway on Kingston Road at Woodbine to replace the native species ... [More]

Adieu, John and Minnie
Brookmount residents for 56 years, John and Minnie McKay have sold their home and moved to a care home. John was formerly active with the Ted Reeve Arena, the Legion, a hockey association, and was a director of the BTRA for several years. Adieu with best wishes... [More]

News from the Policing Chair
The 55 Division Community Police Liaison Committee (55 CPLC) has had an active winter. Among the most recent developments... [More]

"Love Thy Neighbour" 2011 An Outstanding Success!
On the evening of February 12th, 2011, the Beach Triangle was one of the most romantic destinations in our fair city. More than 150 of our neighbours gathered in the social hall of Corpus Christi, which was elegantly appointed with twinkling white lights and... [More]

Toronto Graffiti Abatement Program
The Graffiti Abatement Program is an aggressive integrated enforcement plan to wipe out graffiti, coordinating the actions of municipal divisions, agencies, boards and commissions along with the community at large. City staff will remove graffiti on... [More]

Home History: 15 Brookmount Road
15 Brookmount, a credit to the streetscape of attractive homes on the street, is owned by Keith and Erika Schengili-Roberts with their children, Vanessa and Annie, who have lived there for over 10 years. In addition to his busy career as a Manager at computer chip... [More]

Waterfront News
The past thirty years of waterfront rejuvenation has focused primarily on downtown. Now the focus is expanding. The Beach will see many changes over the next 20 years as a result. Not the least of these plans includes Lake Ontario Park: A huge development... [More]

High Fives to Mike and Laura
After considerable upgrades, Mike and Laura sold 51 Rainsford and bought the old Collins house at 57 Rainsford, and totally gutted, enlarged, and rebuilt it inside and out with the latest in home systems and fixtures. Although there were major changes to the... [More]

TV Series Focuses on House Renovation in the Triangle
Building Bryks on the W Network on Thursdays at 9:00 p.m. is a twelve-part series which looks at the advances and setbacks... [More]

Chemical Substances Can Affect Your Healt
Some chemical substances used or released from business and individual activities can have a harmful effect on our health and our environment. Toronto Public Health has identified 25 priority substances... [More]