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Beach Hill swimmer Graysen Bernard, a 13 year-old student at Bowmore Public School, had a great summer racing at provincial and national competitions. At the provincial championship in Nepean in early July, he picked up seven medals in eight events, including a gold in the 1500m freestyle. He also won gold in the 2 km […]

Former Dragon donates to TEGH

Canadian entrepreneur and former member of CBC’s The Dragon’s Den, W. Brett Wilson, recently donated $100,000 to Toronto East General Hospital’s Regional Robotic Surgical and Teaching Program, and is issuing a challenge to others to match it. Wilson, himself a prostate cancer survivor, was in the Beach with his sons for a volleyball tournament five […]

Game designer faces Dragons

She didn’t slay the Dragons, but neither did Doreen Dotto convince them to give her any money. Dotto, the Beacher who developed and has been actively marketing the child’s reading game uKloo, appeared on a segment of the popular CBC program The Dragons’ Den on March 14. She was asking for $50,000 and a partner […]