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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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Canada’s Bartender of the Year 2014 in Vancouver

Canada’s Bartender of the Year 2014 in Vancouver

July 13, 2014  - What does it take to become Canada's Bartender of the Year? Well, you must know your spirits and mixes for starters. A knowledge of basic ingredients also helps. Then there's the whole science of muddling things. And, if you want to impress, you must have a flair for the dramatic too. Last week ten of the best from across the country came together to compete in Canada's most prestigious contest in a two day, two city event that dazzled the ...more

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Dal Richards Music Man 95th Birthday

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January 15, 2013  - Back in 1918, the world danced to a different beat. World War I was just ending, and radio was just ...more

Jay Leno to host Brian Jessel Cabriolet Gala party on May 8, 2010

A Look Back At - January 11, 2010

Jay Leno to host Brian Jessel Cabriolet Gala party on May 8, 2010

January 11, 2010  - Known for his interviews with stars, and intense love of cars, Jay Leno is the perfect choice to host this event and makes no apologies for spending a large part of his multi-million dollar salary on his favourite hobby - his automobiles. Although the numbers often change, Leno owns something like 80 cars and 80 motorcycles at any given time. He stores them in three different warehouses around L.A. and employes a staff of four just to spit and polish - ...more

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