Beach books a good bet this winter

Tis the season for holiday shopping for many, and as the Beach is home to so many creative folk, it should be no surprise to learn that a number of local residents have books available this holiday season. The books on offer are as diverse as the residents of the area, covering everything from short […]

Beacher busy with web series, movies and book

Beach actress Katie Boland, who at 25 is already a veteran film and TV performer, has created and written a new dramatic web series about life as a twentysomething woman. The show, called Long Story, Short, debuted on KoldCast TV in August. The main character is Kristen Harvey (played by Boland), who has moved back […]

Beauty and the Beach

If you had trouble finding a parking spot near Kew Gardens in late July, it wasn’t just because of the Jazz Festival. Blame the NYPD – not the real New York police, but a squad of ‘picture cars’ filming an episode of Beauty and the Beast. The TV series is set in New York, but […]

Beach actor back in town for TIFF

Actor Katie Boland has been called “Canada’s Sweetheart” and lives part of the year in L.A., but the Beach is still close to her heart. Katie grew up near enough to the GOOF (Garden Gate Restaurant on Queen) to smell the moo goo guy pan. She comes from a creative family: her dad is retired […]