Port Coquitlam News Digest October 17

Pic of the Day: Golds Gym Artist of the Month Showcase is now up. Check out Diana Newman’s work located at the entry of the main floor – 1950 Oxford Connector.

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Monday Highlights:

  • Blind man says guide ordered out of restaurant -Dinakis Mediterranean Grill owner says allegations are false
  • YouTube Star Mirand Filming Show “Haters Back Off” in Port Coquitlam
  • Fire in PoCo today near the corner of Lougheed and Westwood
  • Over 9,000 Homes Without Power Today in PoCo Today
  • Fiona Forbes of Shaw TV Trip to PoCo airing on October 19
  • Mayor Moore at UN Habitat III, representing PoCo, Metro Vancouver and Canada
  • Art Focus Artists Association Semi Annual Art Show this Weekend
  • Video Kayaking on Coquitlam River (from David downstream) by Dmitry Khrisanov
  • Treasure Chest Games PoCo Best Biz Nomination video

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Blind man says guide ordered out of restaurant -Dinakis Mediterranean Grill owner says allegations are false

Blind man says guide dog ordered out of Port Coquitlam restaurant

A 31-year-old blind Port Coquitlam man says a family dinner at a local restaurant on Friday turned into a humiliating and degrading experience after he was allegedly asked to leave his guide dog outside the restaurant. Anthony Janolino said the owner at Dinakis Mediterranean Grill in Port Coquitlam initially told the family the dog must be outside because of safety concerns.

YouTube Star Mirand Filming Show “Haters Back Off” in Port Coquitlam

YouTube Star Miranda Sings on Her New Netflix Show Haters Back Off

It’s that mouth. An exuberant smear of bright red rings her lips, bleeding out beyond the borders. Miranda Sings’ trademark look sums her up well: embarked upon with gusto, but not quite nailing it.

Fire in PoCo today near the corner of Lougheed and Westwood

Over 9,000 Homes Without Power Today in PoCo Today

Fiona Forbes of Shaw TV coming to PoCo on October 19

 

Mayor Moore at UN Habitat III, representing PoCo, Metro Vancouver and Canada.

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     COMMUNITY     

PoCo Garden Club Enjoying the Rain

Free Ladies Self Defense Seminar on Oct. 29

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Art Focus Artists Association Semi Annual Art Show this Weekend

Autumn art show in Port Coquitlam starts Saturday

Janis Cleugh / Tri City News October 17, 2016 11:21 AM Three oil paintings from a Philippine-born artist will be up for sale this weekend at a fall show in Port Coquitlam. PoCo resident and graphic designer Jo Galang will have her work up at the 23rd annual Art Focus Artists’ Association display, an exhibition in The Outlet at Leigh Square Community Arts Village (2248 McAllister Ave.)

Art Show at PoCo Inn and Suites on Nov. 2

Coquitlam student highlights depression in new solo show

A Coquitlam high school student is being hailed as an up-and-coming artist by a Tri-City businessman who says Yannie Lo’s paintings depicting feelings of depression and alienation are exceptional for their style and depth of emotion.

River’s Edge Thanks Green Thumb Theatre

Artist of the Month Showcase at Gold’s Gym

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     SPORTS & RECREATION     

Kayaking on Coquitlam River from David downstream by Dmitry Khrisanov

Twist Performance Fall Newsletter

Active Outdoor Fall Activities

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     BUSINESS     

Treasure Chest Games PoCo Best Biz Nomination

PoCo Inn and Suites – Learn the Basics of Starting a Business

Learn the Basic of Starting a Business –

Small Business Week aims to provide valuable information to business owners and their team to give them a local and global competitive edge. By sharing stories and practical advice, event attendees would have the necessary skills to see their business succeed.

Creekside Fashions Fit Day Photos

Sold by Brandon Larson

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