Renfrew-Collingwood Community News

News stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood community in East Vancouver


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August 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 Community Gardens celebrates milestone
    anniversary
  • New art feature by Karen Vanon: Noticed in Renfrew-Collingwood
  • Intercultural Community Banquet at the ANNEX, Saturday, August 24
  • Janet Lee: The power of a small invitation
  • Renfrew Ravine bursting with life ahead of the 17th Annual Moon Festival
  • Your finance with Ann Wong: New beginnings for newlyweds

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 2019 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.


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June 2019 issue of RCC News is here

RCC News June 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:

  • Collingwood Corner: The Birds’ Paradise
  • New exhibit at Il Museo on the immigrant experience
  • On volunteering by Vince Prasad
  • Youth Celebrate Canada Day – July 1 at Renfrew Park Community Centre
  • Local volunteer Janet Lee featured on CBC
  • 3 garden tips for summer
  • Help your native bee pollinators

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 2019 issue is June 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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March 2015 issue of RCC News is here

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

Renfrew-Collingwood Community News March 2015Get your March 2015 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:

  • RCC News Photo Contest winner: Dan Paris
  • Spoken word event features local artists
  • How to prepare for a job fair
  • The return of The Other Guy’s opinion
  • Local high school teacher Mark Reid is nominated for a global prize
  • Collingwood Legion #48 update
  • New website connects community members to volunteer opportunities
  • Nootka Elementary wins $45,000 for playground
  • Janet Lee selected for seniors council

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 2015 issue is March 10. You are welcome to submit a story from 300 to 400 words, with high resolution photos in a jpg at least 1 MB file size.


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July 2013 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 RCC News July 2013Get your July 2013 issue of the RCC News at your local coffee shop, grocery store, library and community centre.

Click on the cover image to view the new issue.

In this issue:

  • Passion for India: Young photographer raises money and awareness
  • Proud to be Canadian
  • Cambodia travels by Robert F. Edwards
  • Renfrew Ravine and Park master plan moves forward
  • Eating Out in RC: The Tipper restaurant and review room
  • Green Thumb launches arts campus
  • New health and physical activity project moves residents
  • Local seniors overcome loneliness
  • Enough food for everyone by Kathy Romses, RD

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 issue is July 10, 2013.


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June 2013 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 June 2013Get your June 2013 issue of the RCC News at your local coffee shop, grocery store, library and community centre.

Click on the cover image to view the new issue.

In this issue:

  • Collingwood Days photo montage
  • Collingwood Neighbourhood House summer camps
  • TEDxRenfrewCollingwood seeks ideas worth spreading
  • Still Creek Lost and Found walking tours
  • Eating Out in RC: El Sol de Acapulco, Mexican Food, Pupusas and Latin-American breakfasts
  • How to plant and tree: And help grow an urban forest
  • Janet Lee: Don’t be afraid to give it your all
  • Collingwood International Film Fest: Summer movies in the park

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 issue is June 10, 2013.