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Secord School Fun Fair

Secord School’s Fun Fair is coming up on June 13 – and they need our help in a few ways, Danforth Secordians. First, they are in need of volunteers.  Does the teenager in your life still need to do her … Continue reading

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Toronto Police Service: Missing Girl

Toronto Police Service released at statement on Friday requesting the public’s assistance locating a missing girl.  The girl was last seen in our ‘hood, around Secord and Dawes Avenues. Sarah Gauthier, age 14, is described as white, 5’9″, 160 lbs., with long … Continue reading

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Danforth Secord in Toronto Life

Danforth Secordian Nayamath Syed speaks out in GTA magazine Toronto Life about his experiences in our ‘hood, focusing on Secord School’s crumbling infrastructure. It’s a worthy read, and Nayamath is clear and focused in his description of his experiences. What’s … Continue reading

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seeking snow shovelers

Neighbourhood Centre, located in the Secord Community Centre on Barrington Ave, is looking for student and adult Snow Shovelers to serve seniors in our community during the winter months.  Shovelers will be compensated an average of $15 per hour/house.  Neighbourhood … Continue reading

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Secord Infrastructure – help!

Community members!  Secord School needs your help! Please consider filling in an on-line survey to help Secord get new, permanent infrastructure. As you may already be aware (and for those of you who are not, listen in), Secord School has … 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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Alleyway of Dreams! Unveiling latest mural!

Alleyway of Dreams is a 50 year community art project taking place in the lane way between Danforth and Coleman Aves.  Headed up by local residents on Coleman Ave, the intention of the project is to bring positivity and beauty to … Continue reading

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Summer Movies!

There are two community-oriented movie events happening in the very near future in our ‘hood! The first is a free outdoor movie in Dentonia Park happening Saturday, August 16th.  Remember the movie event that tried to happen earlier in the … Continue reading

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TIFF at Dentonia Park

Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is coming to Dentonia Park with the screening of ‘E.T.’ on Wednesday, June 25th.  In addition to ‘E.T.’ there will also be a screening of “Imagine the Change” – a short film by the students … Continue reading

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