For those who attended the Durand Neighbourhood Association’s 45th Anniversary you would have heard Maximilian and Theodor, “versaCello”. The boys will be featured in a movie entitled, “Things I Do for Money” by Toronto’s Director Warren P. Sonoda. It is a Japanese Canadian cello-playing crime chase adventure. It will be filmed in Hamilton this month…
Sensitively Addressing the Homeless Homesteads throughout the Core Dear friends, colleagues, BIA’s and Neighbourhood Associations. Our ward 2 office has recently been engaging with various stakeholders with respect to the issue of increased homelessness, living rough activities at various locations throughout our downtown and how we are sensitively continuing to address this issue. ..
The summer edition of the Durander Newsletter is now available online. Follow the link below to check out the latest neighbourhood news. In addition, keep your eye out at Durand Coffee as they will also have physical copies of the newsletter available. http://www.durandna.com/wp-content/uploads/DURANDER_Newsletter_SUMMER-2018-ilovepdf-compressed.pdf
Duranders, we are lucky to have our own mini farmers’ market right here in Durand. Every Wednesday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. local growers set up in front of Central Presbyterian and Durand Coffee (Charlton & Caroline). Come out and meet your neighbours, enjoy some music and shop locally-grown, fresh produce.
Over the past few months we have had reports from neighbours that there has been an increase in criminal activity happening in the Durand neighbourhood, with reports of break and enters, bike theft, and most recently, a report that individuals were being followed home by groups of men in cars. The DNA has had discussions..