Category Archives: DECA

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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DECA’s Hidden Gems

The ever-organized and pro-active DECA (Danforth East Community Association) has started up a ‘Danforth Hidden Gems‘ contest.  Community members are being asked to nominate any independent commercial business (but no home offices) within DECA’s boundaries – from Main St. to … Continue reading

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Sweet Spot: Ankh Yoga

This is another one that is technically outside of the Danforth Secord boundaries, but close enough that I thought I’d give a shout out. Ankh Yoga, located at 2017 Danforth Ave just west of Woodbine, is a relatively new kid … Continue reading

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Woodbine Station Open House

The TTC is hosting an Pre-Construction Open House for local residents to find out about the changes coming to Woodbine Station, including full accessibility and a second entrance on the West side of Woodbine Ave.  Rumour has it that the … Continue reading

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East End Music Project

Newly formed East End Music Project is a not-for-profit music education program for children in grades K-12.  This program offers guitar, piano, ukulele, drumming+percussion, and choir.  East End Music Project, located at Woodbine and Danforth, will be starting up in … Continue reading

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Stephenson Park – new plans

Tonight (sorry again for the late notice – just found out myself), Councillor Mary Margaret McMahon is hosting a meeting to show community members the plans for Stephenson Park (south west of Main and Danforth, behind Sobey’s).  The meeting will … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals!

Danforth East Commmunity Association (DECA) has put out a call for proposals for Arts and/or Social Enterprises interested in short-term/pop-up placement on the Danforth, between Monarch Park and Main St.  The idea is that, with more activity along this commercial … Continue reading

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‘Spot the Difference’ inspiration

This is a re-post from DECA’s blog – just a little inspiration about what some vision and elbow grease can do to a corner.  Main and Stephenson is a stones-throw for us – basically our backyard!  Has anyone seen these … Continue reading

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danforth east art action

Art of the Danforth – May 20 to June 10, 2012 Yes, it is happening right now! From Greenwood to Cedarvale, various free public art exhibits and activities are taking place all along the Danforth.  For more information, check out … Continue reading

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Kids Gear and Clothing Sale

DECA is hosting it’s Kid’s Gear and Clothing Sale this coming Sunday. Many DECA folks will be selling their gently used kids stuff and maternity wear, so you can stock up on anything you’re mising. There will also be refreshments, crafts … Continue reading

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