The Stories The Categories The Lifestyle The Media

The Newspapers

The Province Newspaper Vancouver North Shore Outlook Newspaper Metro Newspaper Vancouver WE Westender Newspaper Vancouver North Shore News Newspaper Vancouver Courier Newspaper

Join Me

Send Email to Catherine Here

To search print article archives or for radio/television features, please choose from the media outlets listed to the left.

SITE CONTENT CURRENTLY BEING UPDATED

Radio and Television

CTV NewsNet National CanadaGlobal BC TV NewsNews1130 Radio VancouverAM650 Radio VancouverCFUN1410 Radio Vancouver Canadian Auto Press News

Events Calendar Contact Info

Mailing Address

c/o Turner Media Canada Ltd.

Suite 200 - 100 Park Royal

West Vancouver, BC, V7T 1A2

Send Email to Catherine

Social Media

    FacebookTwitterPinterestYou Tube



This is the Community Category


Family Services of the North Shore Christmas Gala

Posted: November 25, 2016 

Family Services of the North Shore Christmas Gala The 5th Annual Christmas on the Shore was held at the Beach House Restaurant in West Vancouver. The night was full of sparkle and good cheer as guests came together to donate to this very worthwhile charity which has, for over 60 years, provided education, support and counselling to families in need across the North Shore community. Thanks to the generosity of the Fuller family (of Earls ...more

Chinatown Foundation Gala

Posted: November 25, 2016 

Chinatown Foundation Gala It was one of the biggest galas of the year raising over $2.5 million dollars. Restoring Vancouver's Chinatown was the cause celeb and the who's who of Vancouver turned out to help. This sold out event was held at the Fairmont Vancouver Hotel and thanks to the generosity of some of West Vancouver's most prominent families, the night was a complete success. Congrats to all ...more

First Blossom LGH Fundraiser

Posted: November 22, 2016 

First Blossom LGH Fundraiser The First Blossom of HOpe fundraiser was held recently at the Chateau Versailles Design Centre in West Vancouver. An elegant cocktail style event, the night helped raise funds for the Lions Gate Hospital HOpe Centre in support of youth mental health care on the North ...more

Fraser Riverkeepers Gala

Posted: November 22, 2016 

Fraser Riverkeepers Gala Swim. Drink. Fish. The message was as crisp and clear as the waters they are trying to protect. The Fraser Riverkeepers Gala, held at the Rosewood Hotel Georgia in Vancouver, was a delight for all the senses. Fabulous food, famous faces and a live music lineup that rivals most award shows - this was a night to remember as every detail helped remind us that our waterways, rivers, oceans and ...more

Harmony Arts Festival 2016 West Vancouver

Posted: August 24, 2016 

Harmony Arts Festival 2016 West Vancouver Harmony Arts Best of the West - Every year the people of West Vancouver get a chance to show everyone just how beautiful life by the sea can be. The 10-day long festival of arts, culture, music and more brings people from all over to celebrate. With displays, markets, food and fun - there's also theme nights and special events. The Best of the West event was held on Ambleside Pier and combined local ...more

Kay Meek Centre Gala in West Vancouver

Posted: July 21, 2016 

Kay Meek Centre Gala in West Vancouver Kay Meek Gala West Vancouver's most elegant theatre of art, culture and music - the Kay Meek Centre - welcomed dignitaries and guests to its annual fundraising gala. A beautiful garden reception with food by Mangia E Bevi was followed by a rollicking performance by The Second City. MC Vicki Gabereau introduced new incoming executive director Rob Gloor and the evening was capped off with a dessert reception and meet and greet with the ...more

West Vancouver Mayors Lawn Bowling Gala

Posted: July 21, 2016 

West Vancouver Mayors Lawn Bowling Gala The colourful costumes, fun music and outdoor BBQ meant this was no ordinary day on the greens. The West Vancouver Mayor's Lawn Bowling gala and social, now in its third year, is always a great event. Founded by the West Vancouver Community Foundation, this year the event helped raise money for the organization itself and its many groups and programs. Great work everyone and practice up for next ...more

Waterfront Gala in NorthVancouver

Posted: July 21, 2016 

Waterfront Gala in NorthVancouver North Shore Waterfront Gala The Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier in North Vancouver provided the perfect setting for a formal evening of fundraising at the second annual North Shore Waterfront Gala. Champagne, dinner, silent auction and more were all part of the event which was founded by sponsers Cargill, Kinder Morgan, Fibreco, Neptune Terminals, Richardson and Western Stevedoring. Monies raised go to support the north Shore Neighbourhood House and the Learning ...more

North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament at Seymour Golf North Vancouver

Posted: June 24, 2016 

North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament at Seymour Golf North Vancouver North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament - Tee it up for the 9th Annual North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament. Held at the beautiful Seymour Golf and Country Club in North Vancouver, the event is always a give-back fundraiser for both the North Shore and West Vancouver Community Foundations. This year, the North Shore Schizophrenia Society was the charity of choice receiving the first $50,000 of the total $190,000 raised. Proudly sponsored by ...more

North Shore Mayors’ Golf Tournament

Posted: May 27, 2014 

North Shore Mayors’ Golf Tournament The sun was out and the greens were ready at Seymour Golf and Country Club last weekend as the 7th Annual North Shore Mayors' Golf Tournament took place. Foursomes started swinging early to enjoy a day on the links with friends and guests all in support of the new Turning Point Recovery Society and their new Women's Recovery House located in North Vancouver. Every golfer also got an opportunity to ...more

BC Children’s Hospital Foundation Grand Finale Campaign Reception

Posted: May 22, 2014 

BC Children’s Hospital Foundation Grand Finale Campaign Reception It was a who's who of Vancouver business leaders, movers and shakers last week at a special reception held by the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation to celebrate the grand finale of their long-reaching $200-million campaign for a new hospital. At an elegant stand-up reception, invited guests, major donors and VIPs marked the end of the fundraising road, and the beginning of a new future for BC kids everywhere in need ...more

UBC CampOUT Fundraising Event 2014

Posted: May 14, 2014 

UBC CampOUT Fundraising Event 2014 CampOut 2014, a UBC initiative supporting queer, trans and allied youth in B.C., is celebrating its fifth year. With a mission to "create an empowering camping experience by providing practical, social, spiritual, educational, health and leadership tools in an inspiring and welcoming space", the program invites young people aged 14 - 21 from all over the province to meet like-minded individuals and enjoy a safe and fun outdoor environment. Yesterday, ...more

Tim Jones Legacy Fund North Shore Rescue Fundraiser

Posted: March 16, 2014 

Tim Jones Legacy Fund North Shore Rescue Fundraiser Tim Jones was a true modern day hero. As leader and spokesperson for North Shore Rescue, he and his colleagues saved the lives of many people. Over the course of his 26 years as a volunteer, he was search leader to over a thousand missions. His sudden death on January 19th was a shock to many. In his memory, the Tim Jones Legacy Fund has been established to raise money ...more

West Vancouver Foundation Reception at Capilano Golf

Posted: February 23, 2014 

West Vancouver Foundation Reception at Capilano Golf The West Vancouver Community Foundation held a special reception last week to honour supporters and friends of the charitable organization. The Friends of the Foundation Appreciation reception was held at West Vancouver's Hollyburn Country Club. Community leaders and invited guests got a chance to mix and mingle and to hear about the new North Shore Search and Rescue fund which will help with items like funding and equipment in the ...more

Asian New Year on the North Shore

Posted: February 9, 2014 

Asian New Year on the North Shore The Canadian Chinese Outreach Committee, the North Shore Korean Youth Community and West Vancouver MP John Weston were all on hand this weekend at Park Royal Shopping Centre for a very colourful and cultural celebration called Asian New Year on the North Shore. Chinese, Taiwanese and Korean community groups and representatives all took part in this 4th annual event which included displays of Asian culture, Chinese and Philippine dancers, Korean ...more

Vancouver’s Best 2014 Parties and Gala Events

Posted: January 7, 2014 

Vancouver’s Best 2014 Parties and Gala Events Get out your social calendar and let's plan to party. As the new 2014 year begins there is lots of fun to be had. Many regulars are back, including wine festivals, art galleries and theatre openings. And there's lots of places for live entertainment and food too. Pick the ones you like for dressing up, or down, but best of all, there are lots of chances to help give to ...more

Olympian Ashleigh McIvor at West Vancouver Otters Awards

Posted: October 21, 2013 

Olympian Ashleigh McIvor at West Vancouver Otters Awards It was a room full of champions last week as the The West Vancouver Otters Swim Club held their annual awards banquet at West Vancouver's Hollyburn Country Club. The formal night is always fun for the families and friends who get a chance to honour the kids and all of the year's achievements. This year was extra special as guest star and 2010 Winter Olympic gold medal champion Ashleigh McIvor ...more

PumpkinFest Fun in West Vancouver

Posted: October 6, 2013 

PumpkinFest Fun in West Vancouver West Vancouver's annual Pumpkinfest scored big this weekend as the sun shone down on everyone at the West Vancouver Rec Centre. It was a true family fun weekend complete with contests and displays and a Saturday night dance for the adults. There was music, food, kids' activities, a scarecrow contest and, of course, the pumpkin patch. Sunday afternoon the awards were handed out to those who participated. A big congrats ...more

Harmony Arts Best of the West Gala Night

Posted: August 11, 2013 

Harmony Arts Best of the West Gala Night West Vancouver's Harmony Arts Festival is always an annual favourite featuring various events, concerts, craft markets and more. Last Wednesday it was time for the week's signature gala event as the third annual Best of the West took place on a perfectly picturesque Ambleside Pier. This evening soiree celebrated the best BC has to offer with 13 North Shore restaurants pairing up with 13 different BC wineries. Guests were able ...more

Party at the Pier and Pirates in North Vancouver

Posted: July 15, 2013 

Party at the Pier and Pirates in North Vancouver It was a pirate invasion of sorts last weekend as The 7th Annual Party at the Pier was held in North Vancouver. The Lower Lonsdale Business Association, along with sponsors Port Metro Vancouver, Seaspan, Churchill Retirement Community, CTV, The Outlook and more, put on a show for all ages. Live entertainment, food, face painting and lots of marine themed activities were on deck on this sun-filled day which has become ...more

Canada Day on the North Shore

Posted: July 1, 2013 

Canada Day on the North Shore Break out the barbecues, grab the family and head to the beach. At least that's how we roll over here on the North Shore on Canada Day. Those of us lucky enough to live here had more than a few celebrations to choose from including West Vancouver's John Lawson Park, North Vancouver's Waterfront and more. Morning parades, kids activities, live music, outdoor food and lots of flag waving were seen ...more

North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament at Seymour

Posted: June 2, 2013 

North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament at Seymour Fore! It was time to hit the links as the 6th Annual North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament signalled the unofficial start of summer's swinging good times. Held at the beautiful Seymour Golf and Country Club in North Vancouver, the conditions were perfect for a great day of fun in the sun. This year the Hollyburn Family Services Society and their "Supporting Seniors to Remained Housed" project was the recipients of ...more

Lynn Valley Days Gala Night

Posted: May 27, 2013 

Lynn Valley Days Gala Night It's always been about families and fun. But now, with the added glamour of a Friday night gala, Lynn Valley Days has indeed become the little festival that grew. Close to 500 guests donned their spring formal wear to attend the 3rd Annual Gala Dinner and Dance last Friday night to celebrate. A delicious buffet dinner, live music and silent auction items helped raise funds for the North Shore Rescue ...more

Pirates of the Caribbean Gala at Braemar in North Vancouver

Posted: May 5, 2013 

Pirates of the Caribbean Gala at Braemar in North Vancouver Ahoy mateys! The parents and friends of Braemar Elementary School in North Vancouver channeled their inner Johnny Depp for a night of frivolity last week at the school's annual gala. Pirates of the Caribbean was the theme and the school looked like something from a movie set as everyone was dressed to the nines in fabulous costumes. The decor was amazing and parent Scott Warner even built a full size ...more

Dundarave Easter Egg Hunt

Posted: March 31, 2013 

Dundarave Easter Egg Hunt It's a family favourite every year! Easter celebrations over the weekend saw the Dundarave merchants in West Vancouver taking part in their annual Easter Egg hunt. Over 18,000 Easter eggs were hunted down by the kids who also were provided with a map and a tickets for the famous Bunny Draw. Everyone got an hour to visit all the shops and collect their eggs, then it was down to the ...more

West Vancouver Soccer Safiya Cup for Cancer

Posted: March 17, 2013 

West Vancouver Soccer Safiya Cup for Cancer They say it's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game. Never before has that statement been more true than at last week's first annual Safiya Cup. Held at West Vancouver's Pauline Johnson School, this U13 boys round robin tournament was more about fun and fundraising than anything else. It was inspired by the story of a beautiful young girl who tragically passed away late last ...more

West Vancouver Foundation Appreciation Reception

Posted: February 26, 2013 

West Vancouver Foundation Appreciation Reception Since 1979, the West Vancouver Foundation has helped shape our community. Through donations and endowment funds, the foundation has supported many worthy causes and has helped bring donors together with other heritage, non-profit organizations and community projects. Scholarships and grants are also part of the giving process and many groups and individuals alike have them to thank for this generosity. Last week, at West Vancouver's Capilano Golf and Country Club, ...more

Asian New Year Festival in West Vancouver

Posted: February 18, 2013 

Asian New Year Festival in West Vancouver It was one of the most colourful affairs ever to be held at Park Royal's main court as West Vancouver MP John Weston and a whole host of volunteers came out to celebrate Asian New Year. Traditional lion dances, arts, crafts, live performances, presentations and lots of food helped mark the occasion. Dignitaries and invited guests were joined by members from the Canadian-Chinese Outreach Committee and the North Shore Korean ...more

West Vancouver Pumpkin Festival

Posted: October 15, 2012 

West Vancouver Pumpkin Festival It was time to celebrate the harvest last week as the West Vancouver Community Centres Society held their annual Pumpkin Fest at the West Van Recreation Centre. Held over two days, this ultimate family event included fun displays, games, races, live entertainment and more. Contests for best jams, jellies, pumpkins, scarecrows and more were also part of the mix and on Sunday, awards were handed out for best in ...more

Coho Festival in West Vancouver

Posted: September 11, 2012 

Coho Festival in West Vancouver For over 30 years now the Coho Society of the North Shore has been celebrating the return of the Coho salmon to our local rivers and streams. This annual event, which takes place every September, is marked by a community wide celebration at Ambleside Park which includes the Coho Walk / Run and the very popular salmon barbecue. Delicious for all the right reasons, community leaders are only too happy ...more

1 2

Recent News Articles

Jay Leno to host Brian Jessel Cabriolet Gala party on May 8, 2010 Pandora’s Vox and Espiritu Vocal Christmas Daffodil Ball 2016 Canadian Cancer Society Diner en Blanc Vancouver Style Jay Leno BMW Cabriolet Gala Olympic Parties Week 2 Great Canadian Landscaping 10 Year Celebration for ALS West Vancouver Chamber Holiday Galas Glowbal Group’s New Trattoria Opening Night Barney Bentall and Jully Black Headline Spectacular Gala of the Year at La Stella / Le Vieux Pin Winery in Osoyoos