Renfrew-Collingwood Community News

News stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood community in East Vancouver


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April 2021 issue of RCC News is here

Time to get outside for a dose of exercise, fresh air and vitamin D. Let’s stay connected to your community through the RCC News. Please stay safe while you’re out and about.

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In this issue:

  • Get your COVID-19 vaccine at the Italian Cultural Centre
  • Coping with COVID: The Other Guy’s opinion on Bishop Sheen
  • Crime prevention tips to stay safe
  • Seniors care centre recovering from COVID-19 outbreak
  • Pink Shirt Day at St. Mary’s School
  • Easter: The power of resurrection
  • Seniors’ food programs at Collingwood Neighbourhood House

Do you have a local story to tell or an event to share? We’d love to hear about it! Email rccnews-editorial@cnh.bc.ca.

The deadline for the May 2021 issue is April 10.

We welcome story submissions from 300 to 400 words long. Accompanying photos must be high resolution in a jpg file at least 1 MB large and include a photo caption and the name of the photographer.

 


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January 2021 issue of RCC News is here

Warmest wishes for a safe, healthy and joyous new year! Let’s stay connected to your community through the RCC News. Please stay well and safe while you’re out and about.

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In this issue:

  • Carleton school: The fight has not been won
  • Collingwood Corner: 5050 Joyce
  • Coping with COVID: Give generously – CityReach’s Boxes of Love
  • Students taking care of Renfrew Ravine
  • A fresh start for 2021: Tips to declutter
  • Plus: Collingwood Neighbourhood House Winter Recreation Programs

Do you have a local story to tell or an event to share? We’d love to hear about it! Email rccnews-editorial@cnh.bc.ca.

The deadline for the February 2021 issue is January 10.

We welcome story submissions from 300 to 400 words long. Accompanying photos must be high resolution in a jpg file at least 1 MB large and include a photo caption and the name of the photographer.

 


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December 2020 issue of RCC News is here

Season’s greetings! Let’s look for joy in these pandemic times and stay connected to your community through the RCC News. Please stay well and safe while you’re out and about.

Click on the cover image to view the new issue.

In this issue:

  • Saving the 2400 Motel
  • Local nature and climate change: A tale of two streams
  • Coping with COVID: Keep learning – Online art classes from Collingwood Neighbourhood House
  • Hygge – Enjoy a cozy winter at home
  • Taxation on federal pandemic benefits
  • Thank you to our contributors, advertisers and distributors for supporting us all year long

Do you have a local story to tell or an event to share? We’d love to hear about it! Email rccnews-editorial@cnh.bc.ca.

The deadline for the January 2021 issue is December 10.

We welcome story submissions from 300 to 400 words long. Accompanying photos must be high resolution in a jpg file at least 1 MB large and include a photo caption and the name of the photographer.