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Naveena Vijayan

Naveena Vijayan

Naveena Vijayan is a reporter for the New West Record specializing in lifestyle stories, particularly, food, drink and retail trends.
New to B.C., she comes to The Record having worked as a journalist in a diverse array of settings, starting out in southern India before moving to the U.S. East Coast, where she spent four years prior to settling in Canada.
She is eager to know more about the community and its rich history, one story at a time. She’d love to hear your ideas. at nvijayan@newwestrecord.ca or find her on Instagram.

Recent Work by Naveena

What's happening this weekend in New West? Our top picks for December 2 to 4

What's happening this weekend in New West? Our top picks for December 2 to 4

Watch pianist Michael Kaeshammer perform live, learn to make a wreath, and join an art walk, this weekend in New West.
This fitness trainer brings her love for kettlebells from Finland to New Westminster

This fitness trainer brings her love for kettlebells from Finland to New Westminster

Meet fitness coach Eveliina Solio, who trains people how to swing kettlebells the right way, at Queen's Park.
How to turn a pumpkin into a beautiful holiday centrepiece

How to turn a pumpkin into a beautiful holiday centrepiece

A pumpkin centrepiece, which is a bestseller every fall at New West’s Uptown Florist, could be a crowd pleaser at your home this holiday season.
Write a letter to cheer someone up this holiday season

Write a letter to cheer someone up this holiday season

Join New West Public Library's 'Holiday Hellos' initiative to help older and isolated members of the community have a holly jolly Christmas.
This new local business offers charcuterie boxes to get your party started

This new local business offers charcuterie boxes to get your party started

Thanks to the newly-founded Cheese&Crackers Charcuterie Co. — a well-laid out charcuterie board is now just a click away.
Five unique vacation rentals in New West to chill at this holiday season

Five unique vacation rentals in New West to chill at this holiday season

Want a change of scenery this holiday season or need space for visitors? Check out these cool temporary homes in New West.
Party in the glow of neon lights at this New West brewery

Party in the glow of neon lights at this New West brewery

With neon signs and a giant disco ball, New West's Another Beer Co. has morphed into a discotheque where you can party like it’s the 50s.
Buy a small masterpiece for as low as $10 at this art show

Buy a small masterpiece for as low as $10 at this art show

Always found original paintings too expensive to own? At New West-based Van Dop Gallery's new exhibition, you can buy one without breaking the bank.
‘Call someone and say you love them’: actor Tom Jackson on how to change the world

‘Call someone and say you love them’: actor Tom Jackson on how to change the world

Canadian actor and philanthropist Tom Jackson is bringing his new production 'Stories, Songs & Santa Causes' to New West’s Massey Theatre.
Century House’s Snooker Activity Group turns 50

Century House’s Snooker Activity Group turns 50

Snooker Activity Group, which was founded at New West's Century House five decades ago, continues to thrive even today.
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