Rock snake along Kew Beach is growing in popularity and length

A rock snake along Kew Beach is growing in popularity, literally. The rock snake was the idea of seven-year-old resident Lucas Walker, who started making it parallel to the Boardwalk near the plaque for the Leuty Lifestation last week. Since then it has started to increase in length with others contributing their own painted rocks […]

CBC News story helps celebrate 50th year of Beach Metro Community News

As part of the celebrations surrounding Beach Metro Community News’ 50th year in the community, CBC News Toronto recently did a story on our newspaper. CBC reporter Talia Ricci interviewed former Beach Metro News general manager, and current special advisor on the volunteer board, Sheila Blinoff, long-time cartoonist Bill Suddick, and reporter Ali Raza on […]

Virtual community meeting on East York building for people exiting homelessness set for May 3

By ALI RAZA, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter A three-storey building designed for individuals exiting homelessness planned for East Toronto has been a hot issue for local residents who have expressed several concerns about the future occupants. Residents are once again invited to a virtual community engagement session on Monday, May 3, with Beaches-East York Councillor […]