Renfrew-Collingwood Community News

News stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood community in East Vancouver


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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.

 


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December 2019 issue of RCC News is here

RCC News December 2019

This issue of the RCC News full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood.

Get your latest issue of the RCC News at your local coffee shop, grocery store, library and community centre.

Or click on the cover image to view the new issue.

In this issue:

  • Proposed 32-storey and library development at 5163-5187 Joyce Street: Open House
  • Thanks to contributors, advertisers and distributors for a successful 2019
  • Eating Out: Ham and Eggman’s
  • The inspiring story of Fred and Lisa Pan
  • Eco-corner: Vancouver ban on foam takeout containers starts January
  • Christmas is Vince Prasad’s favourite time of year
  • Gift ideas with a lifetime of benefits
  • The Other Guy’s Opinion by Robert F. Edwards

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 2020 issue is December 5, a few days earlier because of the holiday season.

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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November 2019 issue of RCC News is here

This issue of the RCC News full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood.

Get your latest issue of the RCC News at your local coffee shop, grocery store, library and community centre.

Or click on the cover image to view the new issue.

In this issue:

  • Collingwood Corner: History of Connaught School
  • Legion update Grandview Collingwood branch and Remembrance Day photos
  • CNH Annex marks one-year anniversary
  • 3-1-1 and VanConnect keeps neighbourhood clean
  • New rental housing for seniors to open 2020
  • Going to see Greta
  • Eco-corner: Ban on plastic straws

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 December 2019 issue is November 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.