Renfrew-Collingwood Community News

News stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood community in East Vancouver


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July 2014 issue of the RCC News is here

The new issue is full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood!

Renfrew-Collingwood Community News July 2014Get your July 2014 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:

  • Summer fun at Renfrew-Collingwood’s own Greek Festival
  • New Joyce-Collingwood Social Circle draws together cultures
  • Kingsway Continental grand opening
  • RC INTERactive: bocee, tai chi, dance-walking, library under the trees and summer video series
  • Loretta Houben’s family tree series continues with tips for finding your ancestor’s home using Google Maps
  • Local community kitchens and canning workshops for your summer harvest

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 August 2014 issue has come and gone, but this month we still have a bit of space for a couple more articles. Please send in your submission by July 16. Around 300 to 400 words, with high resolution photos in jpg format of at least 1 MB file size.

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June 2014 issue of the RCC News is here

The new issue is full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood!

Read the Renfrew-Collingwood Community News, June 2014Get your June 2014 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:

  • Mobile City Hall launches at Collingwood Neighbourhood House
  • Speakers wanted for TEDxRenfrewCollingwood
  • Come celebrate Canada Day at Renfrew Park Community Centre, July 1 at 1:00 pm
  • Nootka school’s 50th anniversary celebration a huge success
  • Loretta Houben’s family tree series continues with tips finding clues in old notebooks and journals
  • Eating Out in RC: Sushi Miga

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 July 2014 issue has come and gone, but this month we still have a bit of space for a couple more articles. Please send in your submission by July 16. Around 300 to 400 words, with high resolution photos in jpg format of at least 1 MB file size.


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May 2014 issue of the RCC News is here

The new issue is full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood!

Renfrew-Collingwood Community News, May 2014Get your May 2014 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 Days program insert
  • Sometimes I Can and Sometimes I Can’t: Artists with disabilities talk about their practice, May 7
  • VanTech market garden starts Wednesday, May 28
  • Graham Bruce Spring Carnival to fundraise for a new playground, Friday, May 23
  • Loretta Houben’s family tree series continues with tips for creating a memory box
  • Tips to lock out crime from the Vancouver Police Department
  • Happy Mother’s Day poems

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 June 2014 issue is May 10.


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April 2014 issue of the RCC News is here

The new issue is full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood!

April 2014 news stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood neighbourhood in East Vancouver. Local news on events, people, history, eating out, recreation, arts & culture.

April 2014 news stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood neighbourhood in East Vancouver. Local news on events, people, history, eating out, recreation, arts & culture.

Get your April 2014 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:

  • Earth Day: Windermere law students speak out on the oil industry, water and the environment
  • Coming full circle: Nootka Elementary’s 50th Golden Anniversary celebration, May 3, by Susan Wong
  • Loretta Houben’s family tree series continues with tips for using social media
  • Vancouver Police Department crime alert – car break-ins
  • Renfrew Park Community Centre celebrates St. Patrick’s Day
  • Make cooking a family affair by Kathy Romses, public health dietitian
  • Why so much garbage? 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 May 2014 issue is April 10.


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March 2014 issue of the RCC News is here

The new issue is full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood!

March 2014 news stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood neighbourhood in East Vancouver. Local news on events, people, history, eating out, recreation, arts & culture.

March 2014 news stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood neighbourhood in East Vancouver. Local news on events, people, history, eating out, recreation, arts & culture.

Get your March 2014 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:

  • Strong Women: Commemorating International Women’s Day
  • A lot of fun and a bit of magic: Project Chef’s secret ingredients for health and nutrition by Julie Cheng
  • Loretta Houben’s family tree series continues with tips for searching the Greater Vancouver directories
  • Eating Out in RC: Enjoy the burgers and view at Romer’s Burger Bar
  • Still Creek stories – Collecting memories, stories and photos of Still Creek
  • Getting more from your city garden by Stephanie Lim
  • Slocan Park notice board keeps community connected – Apply for your Neighbourhood Small Grants – Online application opens March 3

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 April 2014 issue is March 10.


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February 2014 issue of the RCC News is here

The new issue is full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood!

Renfrew-Collingwood Community News February 2014

Read RCC News February 2014

Get your February 2014 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:

  • Books for Me! fosters the joy of reading at Graham Bruce
  • Remembering two beloved friends: Dennis Tayler and Ann Matthew
  • Loretta Houben’s family tree series continues with tips to trace your ancestors with the 1921 Canadian Census
  • Eating Out in RC: Boston Pizza
  • Introducing Cari, the new Read On writer
  • Karen Donauer: volunteer superstar

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.


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January 2014 issue of the RCC News is here

The new issue is full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood!

Read the January 2014 RCC News

Read the January 2014 RCC News

Get your January 2014 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:

  • Kickstart rings in 2014 with new partnerships and events at Slocan Hall
  • Knock, knock … who’s there? Crime prevention tips from Constable Heather Brown
  • Collingwood Village Artisan Market a huge succcess
  • Loretta Houben’s family tree series continues with tips to store and save your family photos
  • Eating Out in RC: Thai Escape on Joyce at Wellington
  • Seniors’ wellness programs: Good food, good company and great variety!
  • Books to winter with at your local library
  • Collingwood Neighbourhood House Winter 2014 recreation program insert

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.