Renfrew-Collingwood Community News

News stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood community in East Vancouver


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December 2021 issue of RCC News is here

Many thanks to the writers, artists, photographers, advertisers and distributors who help our monthly newspaper bring the Renfrew-Collingwood community together. And, of course, thank you to our readers.

We are grateful to all of you for your ongoing support during this unusual and challenging COVID-19 year. Warmest wishes for a safe and healthy 2022.

― The RCC News team

Renfrew-Collingwood Community News December 2021 issue

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In this issue:

  • CNH youth programs support remote First Nations youth through the Ballantyne Project
  • 2400 Motel’s 75th anniversary puzzle kindles nostalgia at local organizations
  • The electric car by Robert F. Edwards
  • Collingwood Corner: Christmas 60 years ago
  • Christmas — One of our favourite times of the year by Vince Prasad
  • Learn to cook new foods at the CNH community kitchen
  • Read On! page for learners: Cold-weather comfort foods
  • A huge thank you to the contributors, advertisers and distributors of the RCC News

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.

 


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October 2021 issue of RCC News is here

Let’s stay connected to your community through the RCC News and support our local businesses and community events. Please stay safe while you’re out and about.

Renfrew-Collingwood Community News October 2021

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In this issue:

  • CNH pilot program provides farm-fresh veggies to you and your neighbours
  • Spotlight on volunteers: Vince Prasad
  • Collingwood Corner: The Dexter and Hemlock Exchange
  • The value of salt by Robert F. Edwards
  • Marking Truth and Reconciliation Day, September 30
  • Finance 101: Preparing for unexpected illness during and after COVID-19
  • Read On! page for learners: Pumpkin mania and Thanksgiving

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 November 2021 issue is October 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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August 2021 issue of RCC News is here

August 2021 Renfrew-Collingwood Community News

Let’s stay connected to your community through the RCC News and support our local businesses and community events. Please stay safe and cool while you’re out and about, and enjoy your summer.

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In this issue:

  • 2400 Motel — Celebrating 75 years doing business along Kingsway
  • Balancing: Join in the 19th Renfrew Ravine Moon Festival this September
  • Alcohol in parks pilot comes to Collingwood Park
  • Together We Can volunteers give back to the community
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day hits the street via mobile info clinic

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 September 2021 issue is August 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.