Archives for February 2011

Spirit of Community Awards Nominations


Port Moody, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam

Last year marked the return of the Society of Community Development’s Spirit of Community Awards as part of the annual Taste of the Tri-Cities. Held in the mezzanine of the Red Robinson Theatre in Coquitlam, it was a great atmosphere to pay tribute to some of our finest citizens. ”Last year we were overwhelmed by […]



Friends of Leigh Square Seeks Volunteers for Board


Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam, Port Moody

Does the idea of serving on the board of a non-profit society appeal to you? It’s a great way to give back to your community, meet other local people who share your interests, and learn what it takes to help an organization run. If this sounds like your thing, you may want to consider serving […]



Links – Port Moody Celebrates Heritage Week


Port Moody

Welcome to the week where the weather can’t decide whether it’s spring, or time for more snow. Very strange indeed. This week, the Port Moody Station Museum is celebrating heritage week. They have displays about local parks and an Antique Appraisal coming up this Sunday. We at The V3H have had a hand in bringing […]



What’s Up in the Tri-Cities: Water’s Edge, Raffi and More!


Port Moody, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam

It’s Wednesday again, which means it’s time for me to fill you in on what’s happening this week in the V3H. Read on for all the info! What: Laurel Foundation Fundraiser When: Thursday, February 24 from 6:00-9:00pm Where: Port Moody City Hall Galleria [map] The skinny: Services for homeless people struggling with mental illness are […]



Port Coquitlam Volunteer Recognition Nominations


Port Coquitlam

Keeping a City running effectively takes more than just politicians and CUPE members. It takes a whole lot of people who are willing to pitch in and volunteer. Port Coquitlam has been recognizing these tireless individuals since 1997, and if you know someone who helps make Port Coquitlam better, it’s time to let the City […]



Coquitlam Plans to Relocate City Centre Library


Coquitlam Library City Centre

The City of Coquitlam has purchased the ground floor portion of a building located at 1169 Pinetree Way [map] to relocate and expand the City Centre Public Library. Coquitlam City Council approved $15 million in funding in this year’s budget to accommodate the much needed space for a new library in the city centre neighbourhood, […]



Links – A Whole Lotta Anmore


Anmore, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody

We’ve got an Anmore heavy edition of the links today. I thought Anmore was just full of big ‘ol estate homes and the quiet of the woods. Turns out it’s the happening place in the Tri-Cities this week. Last week we mentioned the lawsuit being filed against the Village of Anmore over changes to the […]



What’s Up in the Tri-Cities: Day of the Arts, Taste of PoCo Spirit and More!


It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for me to fill you in on what’s happening here in the V3H over the next week. Read on to find out what’s up this week! What: In The Spotlight: Port Moody School of Dance When: Thursday, February 17 at 6:00pm Where: Terry Fox Theatre [map] The skinny: Port […]



City of Port Moody and Tri-Cities Chamber Awards


Port Moody, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam

It’s awards show season, and while the Grammys and the Oscars are worldwide spectacles, it’s not likely that you’ll personally be affected by any of the people you see on those shows. There are some awards shows that just wrapped up here in the Tri-Cities, and while the amount of Botox on stage may be […]



Port Moody Wearable Art Awards


Port Moody, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam

Once again, the Wearable Art Awards are returning to Port Moody. Presented Port Moody Arts Centre Society, the Wearable Art Awards competition has been encouraging local, Canadian and international artists of all mediums to submit evocative, imaginative, and thought provoking creations for the human body since 2002. The final judging takes place at the performance […]

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