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ConX students at Coquitlam high school live-stream for Backpack Buddies

ConX students at Coquitlam high school live-stream for Backpack Buddies

Musician Kayla Price will kick off a two-month fundraiser on Friday that’s being organized by leadership students at a Coquitlam high school.
Port Moody gardeners eager to get growing at new community gardens

Port Moody gardeners eager to get growing at new community gardens

Port Moody is getting two new community gardens that will include a total of 80 new plots for local gardeners to commune with the soil and each other.
Coquitlam adults can try their hand at botany drawing

Coquitlam adults can try their hand at botany drawing

A number of virtual classes to get Coquitlam adults active at home will be offered next month by the city.
On spring break? Here are our Top 10 spots to visit in the Tri-Cities

On spring break? Here are our Top 10 spots to visit in the Tri-Cities

Don't know what to do with the kids for their second week of spring break? Here are a few ideas for Tri-City travels.
Coquitlam teens can earn volunteer hours by being kind

Coquitlam teens can earn volunteer hours by being kind

Middle and high school students in Coquitlam can get their volunteer hours in through a virtual program offered by the city.
Photos: Coquitlam’s junior firefighters bring new meaning to hanging out over March Break

Photos: Coquitlam’s junior firefighters bring new meaning to hanging out over March Break

A dozen high school students from around the Tri-Cities spent the first week of their March break trying their hand at a career in firefighting at Coquitlam Fire Rescue's third Junior Firefighters camp.
Coquitlam student podcasts tackle stigma, mental health concerns

Coquitlam student podcasts tackle stigma, mental health concerns

Saturday podcasts on topical issues for Coquitlam area teens put mental health in the spotlight: Two former Gleneagle students to share how they transitioned from high school to university life in program leading up to April 25 virtual conference
Coquitlam student will cart away your old TV to keep toxic waste out of the landfill

Coquitlam student will cart away your old TV to keep toxic waste out of the landfill

A Coquitlam student will pick up your old TV, printer, laptop, cellphone or other electronic waste so they can be refurbished or recycled responsibly. The effort may also earn her a $10,000 scholarship.
'I want to keep this group forever': Pandemic volunteer shoppers labour on amid Iranian new year celebrations

'I want to keep this group forever': Pandemic volunteer shoppers labour on amid Iranian new year celebrations

Muted Nowruz celebrations haven't stopped a core group of volunteers from helping quarantined travellers across Metro Vancouver get food and pay rent
Over $7,000 raised for terminally-ill Coquitlam woman facing eviction

Over $7,000 raised for terminally-ill Coquitlam woman facing eviction

A terminally-ill Coquitlam single mom is being evicted from her home. But a friend is hoping her move to a new residence will be eased by the kindness of a GoFundMe campaign.