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Fall Information Sessions @ HSCPC 2019

Come join us on one of the following Information Session dates to learn more about volunteering at the Hastings Sunrise Community Policing Centre. (more…)

Fall Community Clean-Up Dates 2019

Removing debris and unwanted graffiti not only makes the neighbourhood cleaner, it also makes it safer. Research has shown that systematic removal of garbage and…

Let’s Welcome Finfolk: A Nordic Inspired Eatery

Today we sat down with Jeff, the entrepreneur behind Finfolk, and got all the delicious details about the new restaurant! What does Finfolk specialize in?…

Meet VeloMetro: The Company Reinventing the Bicycle

Say hello to the brand-new edition to the bicycle family; meet Veemo, an electric assist 3-wheel vehicle designed by VeloMetro.  Both economically and environmentally friendly,…

Patios to Soak in the Sunshine

Come on over to The East Village, where we’ve got lots of places for you to soak up the sunshine while eating and drinking all…

Carmen Is Fundraising Again!

We all recognize this lovely face and we all know the amazing work she has been putting forward to the CIBC Run For The Cure….

Lunch Musical Interlude: The Usual Suspects

Keep an ear out over the weekend for the sound of the Usual Suspects performing during the lunch hours from 1pm – 3pm on the…

Dayton Boot Mural: Blake Wydemanart & Dylan Humphreys

From the first meeting back in April to a finished piece of artwork on a historic storefront in July, this is a mural you’re gonna…

Yoga in the Park

Join us for Yoga in the Park and beat those office blues on the following Wednesdays this Summer in Pandora Park! July 24 | July 31…

Summer Information Sessions @ HSCPC 2019

Come join us on one of the following Information Session dates to learn more about volunteering at the Hastings Sunrise Community Policing Centre. (more…)

Stage Performances at The Sunrise Summer Kickoff 2019

Just like every other year we have more than just hockey happening at our Annual Sunrise Summer Kickoff.  This year we have 8 performances starting…

Summer Community Clean-Up Dates 2019

Removing debris and unwanted graffiti not only makes the neighbourhood cleaner, it also makes it safer. Research has shown that systematic removal of garbage and…

Let’s Welcome Erin and Pavin from Chiro Culture to the Community

Dr’s Erin and Pavin have teamed up to create Chiro Culture, a family based chiropractic studio located next door to Bosa Foods at 550 Victoria…

Sunrise Summer Kickoff 2019

Get ready to celebrate the summer season with cultural performances, delicious barbeque food, and of course, street hockey. (more…)

Bike 2 Work Week 2019

It’s easy, fun and free to participate in Bike to Work Week presented by JUMP. Here’s how it works: 1. Register for Bike to Work…

Harvest Haus teams with the PNE to create “Harvestland”

Vancouver, BC (April 25, 2019) — The producers of Vancouver’s flagship Oktoberfest party, Harvest Haus, are pleased to announce their partnership with the iconic Pacific National…

Classic, Southern-style barbecue event series heats up for the summer

Vancouver, BC, April 24, 2019 – Four friends who share a love for good-ol’, Southern-style barbecue come together this month to kick-start summer’s much anticipated…

Volunteer Week in The East Village: Meet Jim and Maria

Walking through the doors of Kiwassa Neighbourhood House, you are immediately thrown into the hustle and bustle of busy bodies and smiling faces. Greeted by…

Volunteer Week in The East Village: Meet Brian

After 8 years of volunteering on the Board of Directors for the VGH Thrift Store, Brian Jones’ enthusiasm is still as infectious as if it…

Volunteer Week in The East Village: Meet James

Hardly ever in one place for long, you’ll see James, the store manager racing between the back room and the front counter. James steers the…

Volunteer Week in The East Village: Meet José

José has been a volunteer at the VGH Thrift Store for just over a year as a cashier. Like many of the volunteers, José wears…

Volunteer Week in The East Village: Meet Andrea

The back room of the VGH Thrift Store is comparable to Santa’s workshop where all of the magic happens. Buzzing with action, we managed to…

Volunteer Week in The East Village: Meet Lisa

If Lisa isn’t pages deep into the latest horror novel, it is very likely you will find her buried in the bookshelves at the VGH…

Volunteer Week in The East Village: Meet Sarah

Perhaps you have seen her working at Shoppers Drug Mart or strolling through the neighbourhood, but there is a good chance you will find Sarah…