Deja Views: Woodbine Beach Park memory

By DAVID VAN DYKE The above image of a pavilion in Woodbine Beach Park at the foot of Kippendavie Avenue is another photograph in a series taken by John Leslie Harrison. In the late 1980s, John moved to the Beaches Lions Centennial Apartments on Norway Avenue. Daily he would walk down to the Woodbine Beach […]

Deja Views: Back in time on Elmer Avenue

By DAVID VAN DYKE This postcard above depicts the house designed and built by Herbert Wellard Waters in 1908-1909 at 75 Elmer Ave. The Waters family arrived from Croydon, England to the Beach in 1888. The house was situated half way up the street to Norway Avenue, which was just a footpath at this time. […]