Monthly Archives: July 2012

Shout out: ‘Friends of Danforth Village’ Facebook page

Val Del Brocco, a local Danforth Secord resident (or Danforth Village, as some like to call it),  has started up a facebook page called Friends of Danforth Village. Val created the page as a way to follow our emerging ‘hood. … Continue reading

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90 Eastdale Update! Finally!

On June 27th, there was a community meeting about the 90 Eastdale site and a new building that has been proposed. Because the planning process is so darn confusing, here is a run-down of what has happened with this project … Continue reading

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Shout out: Dentonia Park Community Blog

A shout out to the new (and awesome) Dentonia Park Community Blog! The blog was created to bring neighbours together around Dentonia and Maryland Parks.  The group writing the blog is interested in organizing year round community events in and around their … Continue reading

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Community Fest!

The 4th Annual Community Fest Fundraiser is happening this Saturday, July 28th. Organized by the 2 Secord Tenants Association, the event will include a silent auction (in “dutch” style – where you purchase tickets in advance, and place your tickets … Continue reading

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But what I really wish I could do…

Local business Little Ra’s is hosting sewing workshops for grown-ups over the summer. With a maximum of 4 people per workshop, these casual, relaxed sessions will give you the chance to start a new project or refine an old one … Continue reading

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Community Meeting Update – kinda…

This is really just a wee post to let readers know that SOON (very soon) Mike and I will be putting out an update on the Community Meeting that took place on June 27 about the 90 Eastdale project.  It’s … Continue reading

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Danforth Enhancement Working Group

The Danforth Enhancement Working Group (DEWG) was formed several months ago by City Councillors Janet Davis and Mary Margaret McMahon to bring local business and community groups, service providers and enforcement agencies together to discuss ways to improve the Danforth retail … Continue reading

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Main Square Madness Party!

This coming Saturday, July 14th, City Councillor Mary Margaret McMahon is hosting a party in Main Square! The event will include: Bike Tune up Lessons – provided by Bicyle Commons & 32 Spokes – Remember to bring your bikes Dig In – … Continue reading

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Informa Theatre: looking for peeps!

Informa Theatre, a community-based theatre company, has been doing some pretty awesome stuff here in our ‘hood.  The group just completed their 3rd year facilitating ‘Be That Role Model’, a youth theatre and leadership program with the Neighbourhood Youth Alliance … Continue reading

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