April 7th, 2020
Beaches Living - Your Source to Toronto Beaches Neighbourhood
Local Matters

Maple LeafQuick Link - Canada Emergency Response Benefit application opening as Monday, Aril 6, 2020.

List of essential workplaces:

Ontario beach closures - COVID-19

As March 31, all beaches in Ontario are now closed. They will remain closed until the Declaration of Emergency is lifted.

This new order also closes communal or shared, public or private, outdoor recreational amenities everywhere in Ontario, including: open-closed

1. playgrounds
2. sports fields
3. basketball and tennis courts
4. off-leash dog parks
5. beaches
6. skateboard and BMX parks
7. picnic areas
8. outdoor community gardens
9. park shelters
10. outdoor exercise equipment
11. condo parks and gardens
12. other outdoor recreational amenities

What's Open? TRCA (Toronto and Region Conservation Authority) trails will remain open, but will not be maintained until further notice. Please use discretion, as you are entering at your own risk. VISIT for latest updates.

Local Business Updates Hats off to our local small businesses who are doing their best to provide services to our community. Check out some of your local businesses' current operation status and contact information. You can also view ONLINE

For up-to-date rink opening status, schedule and locations near you, visit City Outdoor Rinks Listing


EVENT VIDEO - Summer Celebration On The BEACH


Winter Stations Beaches Boardwalk, Contest and WIN

Check out our latest event photos and videos at PHOTO GALLERIES


Who knows the Beaches better than you? - take the survey to win $25 to local fine dining restaurant...

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Jessica Holmes cover story 3:58 A Nation Leaps To Its Feet
Winter Edition, Feb/March, 2020

It’s been a hockey kid’s dream come true for this young Toronto-born hockey star. This past January, Akil Thomas, scored the winning goal for Team Canada. His powerful backhand goal won the World Junior Hockey gold medal against Russia. It was shot into the net with just 3:58 left on the clock - and then, ... [full story...]

Beaches|Life magazine - click here to read the entire issue and all past issues

Beaches Living Guide - Fall/Winter 2018-2019 edition is in distribution!

The Guide… featuring one of Toronto’s most vibrant neighbourhoods, the Beaches and its surrounding area, Leslieville, Riverdale and Birch Cliffs. HEAR the Beaches Living Guide on the AIR ... (Audio Sound). Pick-up Your Free Copy - ask for your free copy at local shops or read it online here.

Fall/Winter 2018-2019

Beaches Living magazine, Toronto Beaches
Featured Stories

Welcome to the Beaches Living Guide -Your community resource guide and business directory to Toronto’s one-of-a-kind Beaches Neighbourhood.

Beaches Living Guide is an award winning magazine in its 16th year of publication. It's informative, interactive, and provides insightful resources to the Toronto Beaches neighbourhood. This publication is available in print and online. It is about the vibrant and eclectic neighbourhood and surrounding areas. Whether living in this beautiful Toronto neighbourhood, or just visiting, be rest assured this guide will help you navigate your way to a unique and enjoyable experience.

The guide and its interactive website is your one-stop go-to guide for information about the Beaches, its people, community events, local business directory and attractions. You will also learn about our rich histories and unique landmarks.

We welcome your comments and suggestions. Our goal for the guide is to grow and flourish with the community.



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13th Annaual Kids Program Open House
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Canada 150 Stories
Holiday Gift Guide
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Beaches Toronto Friends
Beaches Living 10th year celebration

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Beaches Living Guide has been awarded the annual APEX AWARD
2008 - 2016, for nine consecutive!
The Annual Awards for Publication Excellence - A competition for Communications Professionals

The premier Launch:

The Beaches Living Guide was launched on July 15, 2004 at The Beaches Lions Clubhouse on the shores of Lake Ontario. The publication portrays the life and people of our vibrant Beaches community. See Photos and more about the Launch Event...