Archives for March 2011

Links – Heritage Homes and Austin Heights


Port Moody Bench Don McNulty

I’m playing hurt this week as I have some kind of strange flu, so I’m typing this in a horizontal position. Please excuse any and all lapses in judgement in the links post this week. First up, we made the Tri-City News as the business who provided the new website for the Port Moody Museum. […]



What’s Up in the Tri-Cities: Theatre Shows, Music Festival + More!


Bettina Matzkuhn Mappa Evergreen Coquitlam

Get geared up for another exciting week in the Tri-Cities: great shows, gardening seminars and a music festival to round out the week’s events! What: West Coast Amusements Carnival Midway When: Wednesday, March 30 – Sunday, April 3 Where: Coquitlam Centre [map] The skinny: The Carnival Midway is here! For children of all ages, we […]



Win Tickets to Circus Terrifico at the Evergreen


Circus Terrifico Evergreen Coquitlam

The final show in the Evergreen Cultural Centre’s Family Series is coming this Sunday, and you can win tickets! Circus Terrifico produced by the Ontario-based dance theatre company Motus O is hitting the stage this Sunday, April 3 at 2pm in the Studio Theatre. Formed in 1990, Motus O is a seasoned touring company that […]



Port Moody’s Community Wellness Fair


Port Moody Wellness Fair

Spring is here in full force. With the improving weather, a lot of us start to think about getting outside and getting active. If you’d like to make a change in your life, you might want to check out Port Moody’s first annual Community Wellness Fair. The free event happens on Saturday April 2 from […]



Links – Federal Vote and No Grow Coquitlam Too


Federal Election The Return

It looked like we were just getting a new Federal Budget on Monday, but now we’re getting a whole lot more. It’s looking like a Federal Election is coming in our near future. Our local MP’s have differing opinions on the budget, as to be expected. While the race in New Westminster-Coquitlam will be a […]



What’s Up in the Tri-Cities: Beads & The Big Sneeze


Bead Show and The Big Sneeze

Almost one week of Spring Break is now in the books, but looking for something to do? We’ve got some ideas for you. What: The Little Old Man / Hansel and Gretel When: Thursday, March 24 at 11:00am and 7:00pm Where: Evergreen Cultural Centre [map] The skinny: Evergreen first-ever puppet presentation is a delightful story […]



Wheel to Heal Contest


Wheel To Heal 2011 Coquitlam

The 3rd Annual Wheel to Heal is coming on Sunday, May 15th, and we have a special prize for a reader of theV3H.com. Spring is finally upon us, and no better way to celebrate the warmer days than to get the bike out on the road. Wheel to Heal is a fundraising bike ride that […]



PoCo’s EnviroPlan


EnviroPlan Port Coquitlam

Reducing waste, conserving water, saving energy and other earth-friendly actions will be front and centre in future City of Port Coquitlam decisions, after the adoption of the City’s first environmental strategic plan on February 28. Endorsed by City Council after two years in development, the EnviroPlan will help Port Coquitlam achieve its goal of being […]



Links – Disaster in Japan


Japan Quake

While there is some news here closer to home, the earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan have dominated the headlines. Words can’t express the scale of the devastation, and our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in Japan. Here are some related stories with a local angle. Former Coquitlam realtor Kevin Byrne was right in […]



What’s Up in the Tri-Cities: Spring Break Edition


ErRatica Band Port Coquitlam

This Friday marks the beginning of Spring Break for local students, and this coming Sunday, March 20 is the first official day of Spring. If you haven’t scoped out activities for the kids yet, here are a few ideas. Or you can read on for lots of ideas on how anyone of any age can […]

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