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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

Filed under: Celebrities, Luxury Items, Sports, Travel
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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

Filed under: Celebrities, Entertainment, Galas
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Chinatown Foundation Gala

Chinatown Foundation Gala

November 25, 2016  - 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

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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

Martin Sheen, Sex and the City 2, West Coast Fishing Club

A Look Back At - May 28, 2010

Martin Sheen, Sex and the City 2, West Coast Fishing Club

May 28, 2010  - A girls' right to shoes is now a mantra thanks to the iconic tv-series-turned-chick-flick "Sex and the City 2". And what better way to celebrate the movie's debut than with a party in the shoe department of Holt Renfrew. Socialite Christie King and her Women United in Philanthropy group helped raised funds for the United Way this week as the well-heeled turned out in support. Next up, the Turning Point Society's Gala turned up the glam with a special VIP ...more

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Recent Articles - 2020

North Shore Realtors’ Party North Shore Realtors’ Party

With all the talk about Vancouver's real estate market, it's easy to forget that behind ...more

Athletics 4 Kids Boxing Gala at Hard Rock Vancouver Athletics 4 Kids Boxing Gala at Hard Rock Vancouver

Supporting kids in sport, and kids who can't afford sport, is all part of the ...more

Whistler Film Festival 2016 Whistler Film Festival 2016

If you've never attended the Whistler Film Festival you are missing out. Missing out on ...more

Family Services of the North Shore Christmas Gala Family Services of the North Shore Christmas Gala

The 5th Annual Christmas on the Shore was held at the Beach House Restaurant in ...more

Chinatown Foundation Gala Chinatown Foundation Gala

It was one of the biggest galas of the year raising over $2.5 million dollars. ...more

First Blossom LGH Fundraiser First Blossom LGH Fundraiser

The First Blossom of HOpe fundraiser was held recently at the Chateau Versailles Design Centre in West ...more

Fraser Riverkeepers Gala Fraser Riverkeepers Gala

Swim. Drink. Fish. The message was as crisp and clear as the waters they are ...more

Cause We Care Gala Cause We Care Gala

The stunning art at the Equinox Gallery served as the perfect backdrop to the Cause ...more

Brightlight Pictures Anniversary Party Brightlight Pictures Anniversary Party

He's known for producing movies like The Interview, with Seth Rogen and James Franco, Horns, ...more

St. Paul’s Hospital Brilliant Gala for Mental Health St. Paul’s Hospital Brilliant Gala for Mental Health

It was like walking into a living art gallery. The St. Paul’s Foundation’s Brilliant gala, ...more

Celebrities & Celebrations

BC Sports Hall of Fame 2010 with BC Lions and NHL’s Joe Sakic BC Sports Hall of Fame 2010 with BC Lions and NHL’s Joe Sakic

Do you remember when the BC Lions hoisted the Grey Cup in 1994? How about ...more

Vancouver’s 25th Annual Crystal Ball Gala for BC Children’s Hospital Vancouver’s 25th Annual Crystal Ball Gala for BC Children’s Hospital

It's one of Vancouver's most elegant black-tie affairs, and this year there was even more ...more

Brian Jessel BMW Cabriolet 2009 Brian Jessel BMW Cabriolet 2009

  It was time for cocktails, cars and catwalks at the 4th Annual Brian Jessel BMW ...more

Lou Diamond Phillips and Celebs at Leo Awards 2010 Lou Diamond Phillips and Celebs at Leo Awards 2010

Star-studded arrivals on the red carpet, a champagne reception, beautiful gowns and real-life movie stars. ...more

Leo Awards 2013 Vancouver Film – Part II Leo Awards 2013 Vancouver Film – Part II

For 15 years now, the Leo Awards have helped shine the spotlight on hundreds of ...more

Dawn Wells, Roberto Alomar and Fred McGriff in Vancouver Dawn Wells, Roberto Alomar and Fred McGriff in Vancouver

Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale . . . Gilligan's Island actress ...more

Sarah McLachlan Music Foundation Gala Sarah McLachlan Music Foundation Gala

Last week, The Vancouver Music Industry (VMI) held its fourth annual Gala and Golf Event ...more

Whistler Film Festival 2016 Whistler Film Festival 2016

If you've never attended the Whistler Film Festival you are missing out. Missing out on ...more

Richard Branson in Vancouver and Real Housewives at Dining for Dreams Gala Richard Branson in Vancouver and Real Housewives at Dining for Dreams Gala

It was a British invasion of sorts last week as Sir Richard Branson was back ...more

Michael Buble, Jann Arden, Mike Reno, Bob Rock and More at Crystal Buble Restaurant Opening Michael Buble, Jann Arden, Mike Reno, Bob Rock and More at Crystal Buble Restaurant Opening

It was a star-studded opening last week as several North Shore show business names were ...more

Travel, Food & Fun

West Vancouver Seniors Centre Volunteers Reception West Vancouver Seniors Centre Volunteers Reception

I was once asked, "where is the best place to go for fun on ...more

Hot Rod Saturday in West Vancouver Hot Rod Saturday in West Vancouver

Fords, Chevys, Model-Ts and more lined the streets of Park Royal Village in West Vancouver ...more

Vancouver Playhouse Wine Toast Vancouver Playhouse Wine Toast

The Vancouver Playhouse International Wine Festival, which officially starts March 23, got an early start ...more

North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament at Seymour Golf North Vancouver North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament at Seymour Golf North Vancouver

North Shore Mayors Golf Tournament - Tee it up for the 9th Annual North Shore ...more

Vancouver’s The Fair at the PNE is a Big Hit with North Shore Locals Vancouver’s The Fair at the PNE is a Big Hit with North Shore Locals

The Fair at the PNE has been a West Coast tradition for over 101 ...more

North Shore Rotary Food and Wine Festival North Shore Rotary Food and Wine Festival

The 11th Annual North Shore Rotary Food and Wine Festival took place last week at ...more

AllWest Insurance gives its best for Christmas AllWest Insurance gives its best for Christmas

With the state of the economy this year, and everyone counting their pennies more closely, ...more

Lion King at QE Vancouver and Harrison Resort Lion King at QE Vancouver and Harrison Resort

Spectacular - it's the one word that best describes this week's two fabulous features. First ...more

North Vancouver Lolo Restaurant Opening North Vancouver Lolo Restaurant Opening

It's a chic and stylish corner in an up-and-coming neighbourhood and, judging from the menu, ...more

Cat Barr on Global TV with Sophie Lui Cat Barr on Global TV with Sophie Lui

I had so much fun with Sophie Lui on Global TV last Saturday (Feb ...more

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