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Port Moody Canada Day event cancelled by organizers 'in light of discoveries of unmarked graves' at residential schools

Port Moody Canada Day event cancelled by organizers 'in light of discoveries of unmarked graves' at residential schools

Organizers of a Canada Day drive-thru celebration in Port Moody have cancelled the event "in light of discoveries of unmarked graves at Canada's former residential school sites." Meanwhile, events in Coquitlam and Port Coquitlam are still going ahead.
No school in the Tri-Cities today: Here's where to take the kids to beat the heat

No school in the Tri-Cities today: Here's where to take the kids to beat the heat

Libraries in Coquitlam and a Port Coquitlam business are among the places offering respite for children off school today because of the heat and adults working at home without air conditioning; Port Moody is welcoming seniors and youth for drop-in activities
GRAD 2021: Terry Fox's valedictorian Jacob Wadhwani

GRAD 2021: Terry Fox's valedictorian Jacob Wadhwani

This month, Tri-City News asked high school valedictorians in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody to describe what it's like to graduate in the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic — and without an official ceremony.
GRAD 2021: Riverside's valedictorian Clayton Campbell

GRAD 2021: Riverside's valedictorian Clayton Campbell

This month, Tri-City News asked high school valedictorians in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody to describe what it's like to graduate in the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic — and without an official ceremony.
Vintage 'gangster's car' completes circle of destiny for Coquitlam collector

Vintage 'gangster's car' completes circle of destiny for Coquitlam collector

A Coquitlam car hobbyist is getting ready to fire up a 1929 Hudson Super Six that was once beloved by gangsters as a getaway vehicle. He acquired the car from Gerald Hobbis, whose late father, Cap, collected vintage cars in the basement of his New Westminster bike shop.
The City of Coquitlam encourages education and reflection on Canada Day

The City of Coquitlam encourages education and reflection on Canada Day

The City of Coquitlam offers online programming, a “drive-through” experience and learning resources
Weekend guide: Port Moody students 'Bring It On' in musical

Weekend guide: Port Moody students 'Bring It On' in musical

Weekend guide for Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody, June 25 to 27, 2021.
'Picture them dancing': Port Coquitlam students, teacher offer hope in ceremony for 215 school children

'Picture them dancing': Port Coquitlam students, teacher offer hope in ceremony for 215 school children

Riverside Secondary in Port Coquitlam created a colourful medicine wheel out of shoes they collected and held a ceremony to honour the 215 residential school children whose remains were found outside Kamloops residential school
Raiin supreme: Meet Port Coquitlam's first-ever pet ambassador that helped raise funds for local museum

Raiin supreme: Meet Port Coquitlam's first-ever pet ambassador that helped raise funds for local museum

PoCo Heritage Museum and Archives' inaugural pet election also raised more than $2,500 as the COVID-19 pandemic put organization in need of financial relief.
UPDATED: What's on in the Tri-Cities for Canada Day?

UPDATED: What's on in the Tri-Cities for Canada Day?

Join a Canada Day drive-thru in Coquitlam — or tuck into pancakes and salmon in Port Coquitlam — on July 1.