Eastside Fitness Arts & Craft Show — February 17th!

Be sure to mark your calendar for February 17th to attend the local Eastside Fitness Arts & Crafts Show, right on Fraser Street near 41st Avenue (across from John Oliver High School). Several local artists from Eastside Fitness, the Eastside and elsewhere are showcasing their art and a few other will have their crafts –… Read more »

This Saturday! Annual Mountain View Community BBQ @ Grays Park

THIS SATURDAY! Our annual Mountain View community BBQ is happening again — this time in Grays Park. This is the park between St. Catherines and Windsor streets, north of East 33rd Avenue. There is a playground and the McBride Annex school property abuts the park. We will have a picnic area and we welcome all… Read more »

Aug 19th: Annual Mountain View Neighbourhood BBQ in Grays Park

SAVE the DATE! Yes, it’s true. Our annual Mountain View community BBQ is happening again — this time in Grays Park. This is the park between St. Catherines and Windsor streets, north of East 33rd Avenue. There is a playground and the McBride Annex school property abuts the park. We will have a picnic area… Read more »

McBride Annex Spring Fair: Saturday, June 3rd from 11am – 3pm

After so many years it remains one of the best community events in the Mountain View neighbourhood. Come join the fun with families and others from the community and support McBride Annex Elementary. The annual McBride Annex School Spring Fair is happening at the beginning of June this year.  It is an exciting event with… Read more »

Welcome to The Eastwood: Fraser Street’s newest (and only) liquor primary establishment

What a delight to see some of the changes happening over the years on Fraser Street. Now, right in the heart of our neighbourhood, comes a new business on 4200-block Fraser Street that has been taking shape for many months. We have watched the young gents through the cracks in the paper that once covered… Read more »

Local church services for Christmas

Our friends down at Mountainview Christian Fellowship asked us to share one of their program items for the Christmas season. On December 20th at the church (located at the corner of East 27th Avenue and Prince Albert Street), 7pm – 8:30pm a concert titled “A Child is Born” is taking place. It is a children… Read more »

Prado Holiday Pop-Up Market – Dec. 16th! #PradoHolidayPopUp

Come to Prado Cafe (4208 Fraser Street) on Wednesday, December 16th 5-9pm for their first ever vendor showcase – a Holiday Pop-Up Market. All the best local holiday gifts will be there. Grab some beautiful art pieces to bring warmth to your home, and cover everyone on your Christmas wish list! Santa Claus will be… Read more »

City seeks leaf clearing volunteers – can you help your neighbourhood?

A message from Brian Beck, City of Vancouver Waste Management: Hello, City of Vancouver community volunteers. We are reaching out to you today because you are a trusted member of your community who cares about Keeping Vancouver Spectacular. Stormy, wet weather is common throughout this season and with many leaves on the ground, storm drains… Read more »

Our Mountain View bulletin board installed! Come see it today

Community work is not the most glamorous of pursuits, but it can be a powerful way to bring neighbours together. Our community bulletin boards were originally built 14 years ago. They have been moved to suit changes in the our neighbourhood. The bulletin board at Grays Park has been there until early in 2015 when… Read more »

Free coffee Saturday! A community bulletin board gets a new home

Come to the new Prado Cafe Fraser (SE corner, East 26th & Fraser) 11am – 1pm on Saturday, November 21st, mention you are from the Mountain View neighbourhood and you’ll get a voucher for a free coffee (or latte) & something to nibble. It will be while supplies last. ACROSS THE STREET (26th & Fraser,… Read more »

  • Have your say in big changes proposed by Vancouver City Hall

    If your street is deemed too wide, then a house could replace that public space If you live near Fraser Street then this story will interest you: http://www2.canada.com/vancouversun/news/story.html?id=fd1e24d1-8afd-45ac-ab36-4bf4fd615df2 City council is pushing through a major policy change that will permit high density zoning within "1 1/2 blocks" of arterials such as Fraser, Main and others…. Read more »

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  • A great BBQ – thanks for coming out!

    Photos from our 12th Annual BBQ Thanks to everyone who arrived at our 12th annual BBQ organized at the last minute. The challenge is always getting the word out, so be sure to subscribe to one of the following: The Mountain View Neighbourhood email list The Mountain View website email (our web updates are emailed… Read more »

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  • Reminder: BBQ on the boulevard TONIGHT! E. 28th & Prince Albert 5-7pm

    Hope to see you this evening for hot dogs, hamburgers and mingling with neighbours! WHEN: TONIGHT (Sept 15th) 5-7pm WHERE: On the boulevard at 28th Avenue & Prince Albert Bring a chair. Bring the kids!

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  • Saturday Community BBQ – 5-7pm! Come to 28th & Prince Albert

    Neighbours gather for an impromptu boulevard BBQ – 2007 Five years ago as the weather threatened the annual community BBQ for the Mountain View neighbourhood, it was decided to change the venue at the last minute. A table was quickly set up, a grill rolled out and an impromptu community gathering took place on a… Read more »

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  • Ruth Morton Memorial Baptist Church celebrates 100 years!

    Ruth Morton Memorial Baptist Church circa 1919 – financed by "The Three Greenhorns" A building with historical signficance to the origins of the City of Vancouver is celebrating 100 years on Sunday, June 24th, 2012. The public are invited to come to the church and learn about its history. Refreshments will be provided. COME TO… Read more »

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  • KCC Neighbour newspaper May 2012 edition

    Thanks to the team at Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House for producing another excellent edition of our local community paper. Here’s the digital edition just in case you didn’t have it delivered to your door! Open publication – Free publishing – More cedar cottage

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    Posted on May 31, 2012 by