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Strathcona, Vancouver's First Neighbourhood

Strathcona, Vancouver’s oldest and truly unique neighbourhood, has been called a slum, “home of the working man,” and absolutely charming. Starting out as a collection of shacks and cottages around the Hastings Mill, it developed into a residential area that quickly moved south and east away from the mill... Read More about Strathcona and the area's history »
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Friday, November 8, 2013 to Sunday, November 10, 2013
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Third incident reported
[from Block Watch Alert]

Description: White male, Late 30s, about 5'10", Skinny, Dark hair, No facial
hair - was wearing dark pants and a grey sweater, white hard hat, high vis
vest. [---] thinks it was a mountain bike. It didn't have a trailer when
she saw it.

The case number is 2013-170189. Any reports any of us receive or anyone
calling 911 should quote this number.

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Two similar incidents this weekend in which a prowler, wearing a hard hat and safety vest, riding a bicycle has been spotted at Stamp's Place, and by Maclean Park.

[Ray-Cam / Stamp's Place This Weekend] at 11:30 pm.
I turned my lights out on my main floor to watch a movie with my boy. About
ten minutes later someone shone a light into the window. The guy was dressed
as a construction worker which someone would easily assume was hydro or
housing. He was wearing...

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Jack o'Lantern
Saturday, October 26, 2013
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Saturday, October 26, 2013
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Wednesday, October 23, 2013
S.R.A Newsletter
Monday, September 30, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

Apologies for the lateness of this email, the AGM is this Wednesday, and we've been working hard to put together our constitution and bylaw - big thanks to Gordon and John for pulling that together. We'll be submitting our bylaws to the province in the next few weeks as part of registering as a society, and members will have a chance to comment on the document this Wednesday (link below). The AGM will also see the election of the 2013-...

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Wednesday, October 23, 2013 to Sunday, November 3, 2013
S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, September 20, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

This is the first of two newsletters this month, as we have some important news and updates to share with you.

The days are getting shorter, and this weekend is the 6th Annual Harvest Festival (Sunday in McLean Park). The Harvest Fest is always a highlight of the Strathcona year, (and there's pie!). More on their website, and below.

On Tuesday, September 24, a grass-roots, apolitical multi-neighbourhood protest on...

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013
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Thursday, September 26, 2013
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Sunday, September 22, 2013
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Thursday, September 12, 2013
S.R.A Newsletter

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

September's upon us, summer vacation is winding down and the kids are heading back to school. This coming Wednesday (Sept 4) we'll be holding our first SRA meeting since June. There are a number of recent community developments to discuss, and lots of news. We also have a number of community events, including a Strathcona built-form workshop with City Staff, Dance Workshops at the Ukrainian Hall, Eastside 10k Run, DTES Powwow, and...

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Wednesday, September 11, 2013

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