Winter 2010

The 7th Annual Triangle Brass Christmas Carol Event

Dec 1st, 2010 | By

Over the previous several years a few members from various local community bands have come together to perform an old Christmas tradition in the Beach Triangle: carol singing with brass accompaniment. While ostensibly a fund-raising event for charity (which has managed to raise several undred dollars every year), the event is mainly for fun and
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Home History: 37 Dixon Road

Dec 1st, 2010 | By

Now the proud residence of Clive and Dr. Natasha Kessel for almost ten years, 37 Dixon Road is a gem – another project of the Grimshaw brothers, who built many fine homes in the Triangle. The original building permit, dated June 13, 1913, shows that the original estimated cost to build the house was $2,000
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Treeing our Neighbourhood

Dec 1st, 2010 | By

The BTRA has been discussing the importance and health of trees our community. At our June AGM we invited Mr. Dean Hart from the City of Toronto Urban Forestry Department. Mr. Hart presented information about the City strategies to maintain tree health and preserve and expand the city’s tree canopy. Most recently, we invited LIVEGREEN
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Chairperson’s Report 2010

Dec 1st, 2010 | By

By Ingrid Furtado As my Chairperson responsibilities are handed over to Hans Looije (pronounced “loya”, by the way!), I’m pleased to once again report on the BTRA activities during the year from July 2009 to the end of June 2010. As usual, your BTRA had a busy year but this past year was special. January
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Third Annual Beach Triangle Funfest a Success

Dec 1st, 2010 | By

By Hailey Black On Saturday, September 11th, the Triangle Community Group (TCG) hosted its 3rd Annual Beach Triangle Charity Funfest. It was a beautiful day, and close to 300 neighbors/friends gathered to enjoy the festivities! From a bouncy castle and face painting to a BBQ, local artisans’ market and an amazing Silent Auction, there truly
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Recognition for our Triangle Heroes

Dec 1st, 2010 | By

Considering the chill breeze, a sizable crowd gathered in Woodbine Park on the late afternoon of October 1st to witness the investiture of Patricia Silver as Beach Citizen of the Year. She has lived in the Beach area for 34 years, and when she moved to the Triangle region 25 years ago helped found the
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“Love Thy Neighbour” was Lovely

Apr 1st, 2010 | By

By Shari Smith-Doudelet Hey neighbors, this is a follow-up on our Feb 13th “Love Thy Neighbor” event. What better way to celebrate Valentines Day but to share the love in a neighborhood hug! Our spin off of the already successful “Family Funfest” was another opportunity to get our amazing Triangle residents together socially, this time an
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