Renfrew-Collingwood Community News

News stories from the Renfrew-Collingwood community in East Vancouver


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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.

Click on the cover image to view the new issue.

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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June 2020 issue of RCC News is here

 

Physical distancing is the new normal. But despite COVID-19, you can still 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:

  • Norquay families get used to home schooling
  • January Wolodarsky leaves CNH after 23 years of bringing community together
  • Anti-racism town hall
  • Coronavirus fact and fiction: pandemic myths brings out racism
  • Help save the Renfrew Ravine from the invasive knotweed
  • Biking Still Creek to Burnaby Lake

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 2020 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 2020 issue of RCC News is here

RCC News March 2020

It’s spring and it’s time to get outside! This issue of the RCC News full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood to keep you active.

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:

  • Get involved in local stewardship of Renfrew Ravine and Still Creek
  • Italian fashion in the spotlight – New exhibit at the Italian Cultural Centre
  • Preserved flower arrangement workshop makes gifts for a good cause
  • Personal finance: Do you have a trusted contact person?
  • Najia Elacel honoured for her community contributions
  • Now is the time to act on those dreams
  • Noticed in Renfrew-Collingwood: Tired man with new pillow

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 2020 issue is March 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.