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Sweet Spot: Gerrard Pizza

Before you read any further, I should give full disclosure: Gerrard Pizza is technically not in the Danforth Secord Community.  But it is great, and it’s on the Danforth NEAR Danforth Secord just west of Coxwell, so I figured it … Continue reading

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Danforth Village BIA in action

Danforth Village Business Improvement Association (BIA) has newly taken the world of social media by storm.  They have a very active Twitter Account, as well as a new Facebook page.  Seems they’re super eager to reach the local community and … Continue reading

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NYA Food Entrepreneurship Program

The NEW Neighbourhood Youth Alliance Program, Food Entrepreneurship, starts today!  The program helps young people learn about the food industry and how to start your own business. OPEN TO ALL AGES between 14-24 — FREE TTC fare, food and child … Continue reading

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Renew and revitalize

Not sure if any of you read local writer Catherine Porter’s article in the Toronto Star about empty storefronts.  In essence, Catherine’s wrote about an experiment in the Australian city of Newcastle where empty storefronts were temporarily filled with local … Continue reading

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Call for Suggestions!

Being a grumpy, rainy Friday night, we were having one of those nights where we ordered in (they happen from time to time…).  We ordered in Thai food, from the very tasty Thai on Danforth (at 1779 Danforth Ave – … Continue reading

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The Danforth Vibe

I was chatting with someone recently about our stretch of the Danforth, which isn’t the most hip or the cutest.  We talked about how easy it can be to get bogged down by the rough-around-the-edges-‘ness our patch exudes.  Let’s not … Continue reading

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Danforth Secord sweet spot: Bistro Camino

A plug for a Danforth Secord sweet spot.  If I had to sum up Bistro Camino in one word it would be “delicious and interesting” (OK, that’s three, but who’s counting…) Bistro Camino’s menu is a unique Japanese/French fusion – … Continue reading

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