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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October 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 October 2013

Read RCC News October 2013

Get your 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:

  • Medical marijuana coalition fights repeal
  • Your family tree – Tips for free research
  • My life in art by Janet Lee
  • The value of heritage: A vintage photo comes to life
  • Nasib Singh: A cup of chai on rainy days
  • Introducing intercultural connectors to get the community moving
  • The girl who ran away to the circus – And stayed: Tuedon Ariri’s journey from Collingwood to a famed circus school

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 issue is October 10, 2013.


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August 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!

RCC News August 2013 - News stories from Renfrew-CollingwoodGet your August 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:

  • Welcoming Kingsway Continental to the neighbourhood
  • Eating Out in RC: Pho Thai Hoa Vietnamese restaurant
  • Skytrain Rambler: Favourite places to go and eat by Skytrain
  • Down memory lane: New Carleton playground
  • Mona James: A life of learning
  • Zumba fever hits Renfrew-Collingwood

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 issue is August 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.