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Red plants — and 10K trees — part of Coquitlam's latest national gardening bid

Red plants — and 10K trees — part of Coquitlam's latest national gardening bid

Plant the town red, in honour of frontline workers and those lost during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Crazy, long waitlist for community gardens in Port Coquitlam

Crazy, long waitlist for community gardens in Port Coquitlam

As soon as a garden is built, spaces are snapped up. Is it time for cities to encourage community gardens on vacant properties that they own?
On Our Radar: Tri-City theatre celebrating 30 years of youth at centre stage

On Our Radar: Tri-City theatre celebrating 30 years of youth at centre stage

Interactive exhibits and live performances will mark the milestone — and memories of past, present and future.
Reminder: Free Father's Day fishing derby returning to Coquitlam

Reminder: Free Father's Day fishing derby returning to Coquitlam

And, it's free fishing weekend across B.C.
Your Weekend: Teddy bears at Town Centre Park

Your Weekend: Teddy bears at Town Centre Park

Weekend listings for Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody for June 10–12, 2022.
Port Moody student's plea for dog nobody wants: 'You could lose weight if you adopt her'

Port Moody student's plea for dog nobody wants: 'You could lose weight if you adopt her'

Are you thinking about adopting an animal? These kids' heart-warming letters are helping Coquitlam Animal Shelter find homes for pets.
It could 'save someone's life': a Grade 5 student campaigns for better safety in front of his Port Moody school

It could 'save someone's life': a Grade 5 student campaigns for better safety in front of his Port Moody school

Jack Virginillo, 10, isn't allowed to cross Noons Creek Drive on his own
Local students add creative touch to special section of newspaper advertisements

Local students add creative touch to special section of newspaper advertisements

Every year, students from grades 4 and 5 channel their creativity to design ads for local businesses
Indigenous artist weaves Kwikwetlem, PLEA stories in new Port Coquitlam mural

Indigenous artist weaves Kwikwetlem, PLEA stories in new Port Coquitlam mural

The First Nation mural in the new PLEA Community Services office in Port Coquitlam is "to make this place a welcoming, safe space for the kids to know that they will be understood here and that they will move on in life with new skills,” artist Rosalie Dipscu said.
Teens can try out for next year's Coquitlam Youth Theatre

Teens can try out for next year's Coquitlam Youth Theatre

Young thespians wanting to fine-tune their acting skills during the next academic year can try out for the Coquitlam Youth Theatre on June 18.