Beach Books

The Vanishing Beach, 1896 – 2014, A sketch book of early Toronto homes and cottages By Donal Murphy Oakhill Publishing Beacher Donal Murphy has taken his lifelong love of the Beach and its distinctive cottage architecture and produced The Vanishing Beach, 1896 – 2014, A sketch book of early Toronto homes and cottages, his visual […]

Where is the best porch in the Beach?

There are many different names for the structure in front of your house: you can call it a porch or verandah or whatever you want. Here are a couple examples of what I consider excellent Beach verandahs among many. One in particular has a name, and is a historic piece of property. It is called […]

Summer market remains strong in Beach

By the time you read this article, summer is into its final month. And hasn’t it been a fantastic summer weather wise so far. Wow, two great summers in a row! Unbelievably, July and the Beach Jazz Festival are already behind us, and the back to school sales pitches are very close at hand. You […]