Don't miss our featured story:See below #3 for the story...Local Roundups:#1. Winners of the Beaches Halloween Decoration Contest:Last year, we published some photos of the imaginative ways neighbours decked out their homes for Halloween. This year, the Beaches living Guide held our first Beaches Halloween Decoration Contest.
The Winners of the contest are:#1: 74 Lyall Av. #2: 31 Haslett Av. #3: 52 Wheeler Av.
The Beaches Living Guide Thanks our sponsors "Peppino's on the Beach", "The Meat On the Beach" and "Wine Not in the Beach" for the exciting prizes to our winners. To view the complete contest photos go to: Beaches Halloween Decoration Contest.#2. Get your new guide:The Beaches Living Guide Fall/Winter 2005 was released on October 25. We thank all of you who came to the local Beaches Library joining us for the release. We sincerely apologize for not making it on time due to a long shipping delay. Please let us know if you have not get a copy of our new guide or need extras for your customers, friends, we will be happy to drop them off to you.We Thank many Beaches Businesses who showcase your business in the guide and support our community!We have received many phone calls and email messages since the guide release. We sincerely thank all of you for your kind comments and encourage us to Keep It Up! Here are some comments:"I am in my eighties, and my son had brought your guide to me. It is a really nice magazine! I grow up in the Beach and live there for a long time. It brings back a lots memories and tells me what is new happening in the Beach. Thank you!" _Mrs. Williamson, Riverdale resident."Awesome guide! I just looked at it today... I am going to go to sportball for Aaron and use the coupon... Perfect arrangement -- the best guide yet! Congratulations -- keep up the good work." _Alex Sirota, Beaches resident and father of 5 years old son."I wanted to congratulate you on your latest issue of the Beaches Living Guide. It's beautiful, informative and very imaginative!! I love the way you put in the Walking Tour. May be we can get you to give it, some time!! Let us know when the first tour is scheduled. " _ Deborah Etsten, Beaches resident and Beaches BIA Executive Director.#3. Featured Local Story:
Michael Prue, A life beyond politics
Most of us know Michael Prue as our local Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP), former mayor of East York, and a resident of the Beaches-East York community. But apart from his longstanding political background, Michael Prue is, for many reasons, a delight person to talk to. Between his ongoing auctioneering activities, his fulfilling lifestyle and extensive travel experiences, Michael Prue has had quite a life beyond politics. [full story]
#4. Looking ahead - What's Happening in the Beaches!Below is a list of upcoming events in the Beaches. For event details, please visit online Community Events calendar:
- Beaches Artists' & Artisans' Show, Saturday. November 12
- Tuesday Afternoon at the Movies - Europe & the Middle East, Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2 - 3:15 pm, Beaches Library
- Community Meeting on Property Tax Assessment, Thur., Nov.17th at 7:00-9:00 p.m.
- Winter Wonderland Live and Silent Auction, Fri. Nov. 18
- Crafternoon Tea - a sale, DIY fest & fundraiser, Saturday November 19
- Applegrove's Annual Pasta Fest Dinner & Silent Auction, Saturday, November 19
- Tuesday Afternoon at the Movies - Asia & Africa, Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2 - 3:15 pm Beaches Library
- Author Reading - Glenn Cochrane Wed. Nov. 23, 7:00 pm, Beaches Library
- Tuesday Afternoon at the Movies - Australia to the Americas, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2 - 3:15 pm, Beaches Library
- Total Body Makeover Contest, New Year, New You, Call for participants#4. Friendly Reminders:
Check out the latest special offers and promotions onlineMany businesses in the Beaches often have special promotions, visit Coupons&Specials frequently to find out the latest offers and to get printable coupons for your favorite stores and restaurants!Online Customer Referrals
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