Category Archives: Danforth Village

Jane’s Walk – tomorrow!

It’s finally spring! And with spring comes Jane’s Walks.  Named after urban activist and journalist Jane Jacobs, who called Toronto her home, Jane’s Walks take place annually in and around neighbourhoods where community members walk together and (re)discover local places.  Here … Continue reading

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Two tiny community notices

Two tiny, but important, community-oriented notices for this post. First, if you haven’t already discovered our ‘hoods newest coffee-shop-meets-book-store yet, called ‘Press,’ it’s worth checking out.  They’ve got great coffee and tea, and an excellent selection of used books, vinyl records … Continue reading

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Danforth Safety – information and Working Group meeting

As you may or may not have heard, a man was shot while walking along Danforth Ave near Coxwell 2 days ago.  Here is a link about it on CBC website. In response to this, our City Councillor, Janet Davis … Continue reading

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A look at the past, and some thoughts for the future

Toronto Star published an article today called What’s the next vision for Shopper’s World Danforth? The article takes a peak at our ‘hood’s history, specifically how our neighbourhood has changed along with the property that is currently Target.  That particular building … Continue reading

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Fundraiser for BCCS

Join Bangladesh Centre and Community Services (BCCS) on Saturday March 14 from 3-10 pm for their fundraising event called ‘Soup-er Sound’.  For $4.99 you can enjoy different kinds of soups with crackers, bread or a spring roll – $9.99 for … Continue reading

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McCordic Playground

For those of you who are parents, you have probably noticed that the beloved McCordic School Playground (on Balfour, west of Dawes) has been locked when not in use by the school.  This popular playground has apparently been opened again … Continue reading

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Reminder: Movie Night this weekend!

Just a reminder that the fine folks at the Danforth Village BIA are hosting a Movie Night this Saturday, August 23rd.  The festivities, taking place in Main Square, start at 6pm with DJAY The Clown, who will provide wild and … Continue reading

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