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Variety Celebrity Car Rally for Kids

Variety Celebrity Car Rally for Kids

February 3, 2014  - Variety - the Children's Charity is well known for their ability to raise support for kids everywhere. But last week, on the heels of a very successful "Show of Hearts" telethon, the organization held a special VIP party of a different kind. Now it's time to suit up and start your engines for the 2014 Variety Rally for Kids with Special Needs. Sponsored by West Vancouver's Washington family and their new EBoost energy product, this night is just the first ...more

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Dawn Wells, Roberto Alomar and Fred McGriff in Vancouver

Dawn Wells, Roberto Alomar and Fred McGriff in Vancouver

January 28, 2014  - Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale . . . Gilligan's Island actress Dawn Wells was just one of the main draws this past weekend as the Vancouver International Boat Show set up shop at both BC Place and Granville Island. Known for its luxury yachts and famous faces, the four-day event attracted hundreds of water loving enthusiasts and outdoor fans. Also, last week marked the 4th Annual Scotiabank Vancouver Canadians Hot Stove Luncheon. Baseball greats Roberto Alomar ...more

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Real Housewives of Vancouver Season Two Premiere Party

Real Housewives of Vancouver Season Two Premiere Party

February 6, 2013  - Vancouver's real housewives are back - for season two! This night, the glam girls gathered at the Loden Hotel in downtown Vancouver to watch the premiere episode of Real Housewives of Vancouver - Season Two with friends, family and invite only guests. The champagne was flowing and the ladies all sparkled in fabulous bejewelled gowns and designer name accessories. New wives Ioulia Reynolds, Amanda Hansen and Robin Reichman joined returning stars Jody Claman, Mary Zilba and Ronnie Negus for a night ...more

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BC Film and Television Leo Awards 2013

BC Film and Television Leo Awards 2013

June 10, 2013  - I've always said it's like a little bit of the Academy Awards right here in BC - but the truth is that the Leo Awards are much much more. And when you consider all the talented people that work in BC film and television, there really is a lot to celebrate. The 15th anniversary gala of the Leo Awards was held last weekend as the Westin Bayshore rolled out the red carpet and put on the ritz to welcome a ...more

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Lonsdale Quay 30th Anniversary Long Table Dinner Event

Lonsdale Quay 30th Anniversary Long Table Dinner Event

June 24, 2016  - Lonsdale Quay 30th Anniversary Corks and Forks - Hard to believe it's been 30 years since the Lonsdale Quay set up shop in North Vancouver. Known for its mini markets, eclectic shops, fresh food and amazing views of the waterfront and city, the Quay is a staple with locals and tourists alike. Celebrating with a special Corks and Forks long table dinner, Quay executives and special guests toasted the occasion in style with a night that featured local beers and wine, ...more

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Leone Celebrates 25 Years at United Way Charity Spring Fashion Show

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March 5, 2012  - It was a double celebration last week as some of the city's most generous folks got together to raise money ...more

Gene Simmons, Brett Wilson at Operation Western Front Gala for True Patriot Love Foundation

A Look Back At - March 7, 2011

Gene Simmons, Brett Wilson at Operation Western Front Gala for True Patriot Love Foundation

March 7, 2011  - Khakis and cocktail dresses were on my marching orders last week as one of the most spectacular gala evenings ever to hit Vancouver was held in honour of the True Patriot Love Foundation. "Operation Western Front" was co-chaired by businessmen Warren M. Spitz and W. Brett Wilson (of CBC's Dragons' Den fame). Together they turned the Vancouver Convention Centre into a quasi military style forward operation base complete with camo, ammo and Hollywood glam-o. During the elegant reception, guests were ...more

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