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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 »
Neighbourhood Events
Friday, November 15, 2013 - Sunday, November 17, 2013
THIS WEEKEND! Vancouver's visual arts, crafts and design festival featuring 400+ artists.
S.R.A Newsletter
Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Just a reminder, we are mixing it up a bit this month,

Tomorrow's meeting will be at:
Ray-Cam Co-operative Centre,
920 East Hastings 7:15,
Wednesday November 6

Neighbourhood Events
Friday, November 8, 2013
Live Music featuring Mark Wardrop and the Hullabelugas
S.R.A Newsletter
Saturday, November 2, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

We are pleased to announce that this month's meeting will be taking place 7:15, Wednesday November 6, at Ray-Cam Co-operative Centre, 920 East Hastings. The location change is part of our...

Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
A historic indoor digital tour of Strathcona with John Atkin
S.R.A. Blog
Double rainbow - Strathcona Elementary School

Why is Strathcona School, the #1 most at risk elementary school in B.C. STILL waiting for seismic upgrading?

Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, November 2, 2013 - Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Town Hall meetings hosted by Green Party City Councillor Adriane Carr with former City Planner Peter Burch, UBC Professor Patrick Condon.
Neighbourhood Events
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Presented by Strathcona BIA and HUB
Neighbourhood Events
AAUC-BreadandSalt Friday, November 8, 2013 - Sunday, November 10, 2013
Strathcona News

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...

Strathcona News

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...

Neighbourhood Events
Jack o'Lantern Saturday, October 26, 2013
Rain or Shine - Noon til 3:00
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, October 26, 2013
6th annual kid's dance, proceeds support the SCC Backpack Program
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
The Vancouver Urban Core Community Workers’ Association invites you to celebrate the work and life of Jim Green and his commitment to the DTES.
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...