Environment Views: When it rains, it pours

As yet another June rainfall pelts against my windows, I am thinking about the still flooded Woodbine Beach, and photos and film footage I have seen of the Toronto Islands underwater. I know I am not the only one worrying about this year’s disturbing spring weather and how it affects homeowners, nature lovers, motorists, wildlife […]

Beach-born Water Brothers return for a final season tonight

Beachers Tyler and Alex Mifflin are returning tonight for the fourth and final season of The Water Brothers on TVO. The series, which is hosted, written and produced by the brothers, will see them travel to the Amazon in order to demonstrate the vital role water plays in our ecosystem. The episodes will also be focusing […]

Entertainment Beat

The Beach’s Water Brothers, Alex and Tyler Mifflin, are back for a third season of H2O-focused television, with a deal for a fourth season in place. The pair’s popularity has soared, with deals inked for the show to be carried in more than 40 countries, including the US. The premiere of season three airs locally […]

Student film takes a bite out of racism

Four young filmmakers from Bowmore Public School are winning big-screen attention for their fresh take on skin colour. Shot with a cast of real fruit puppets, Bad Apples Gone Good opens with a green apple who rolls into a new neighbourhood and gets bullied by a trio of red ones for looking different. Unfazed, the […]

Celebrate Water Week with Beach’s Water Brothers

They came bounding into the meeting dripping wet from the mix of rain and snow that was falling outside, but Alex and Tyler Mifflin were unperturbed. They are, after all, the ‘Water Brothers’. The Water Brothers is also the title of the boys’ new original documentary series which premieres March 19 at 7 p.m. on […]