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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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Sarah McLachlan School of Music Opening and Glowbal Group Black and Blue Steak House Party

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October 30, 2011  -   She's one of West Vancouver's most famous residents, and now, thanks to the donations and support of another prominent West ...more

Louis Vuitton Store Opening

A Look Back At - December 13, 2010

Louis Vuitton Store Opening

December 13, 2010  - Louis Vuitton - they're the envy of every purse toting gal in the world and a name automatically associated with class, luxury and style. So when my gilded gold Louis Vuitton invitation arrived, I expected only the best, and boy did they deliver. In my 12 years as a society columnist, I have never seen a party like this. The who's who of Vancouver and the North Shore were decked out in style as they arrived to a champagne reception ...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

Barenaked Ladies and Celebs at Brian Jessel BMW Cabriolet Fundraiser Barenaked Ladies and Celebs at Brian Jessel BMW Cabriolet Fundraiser

What happens when you put high fashion, luxury sports cars and celebrities together in ...more

Win Hedley Concert Tix in Vancouver Win Hedley Concert Tix in Vancouver

Updated Dec 20, 2013 - Thank you to everyone who participated. Our secret Santa winner ...more

Inherent Vice Starring Joaquin Phoenix Inherent Vice Starring Joaquin Phoenix

Last night it was the exclusive Warner Brothers premiere of Inherent Vice in Vancouver. It was ...more

Miss America visits Vancouver and North Vancouver Chamber Business Awards Miss America visits Vancouver and North Vancouver Chamber Business Awards

West Vancouver was paid a royal visit of sorts last week as Miss America, Teresa ...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

Vancouver International Film Festival 2009 Vancouver International Film Festival 2009

The 28th annual Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) kicked-off last week and the buzz is ...more

CeeLo Green Headlines Brian Jessel Cabriolet Gala CeeLo Green Headlines Brian Jessel Cabriolet Gala

It was a night of full throttle glitz and glamour last weekend as the 7th ...more

Vancouver Webster Awards 2013 Vancouver Webster Awards 2013

It's the measure of journalistic excellence in British Columbia and more. The Webster Awards - named ...more

Singer Sarah McLachlan and Canucks VP Michael Doyle Star in September Events Singer Sarah McLachlan and Canucks VP Michael Doyle Star in September Events

Fall season is upon us and events are in full swing. First up, a unique ...more

What’s Really Driving U.S. Presidential Candidates? What’s Really Driving U.S. Presidential Candidates?

As U.S. election fever grows, so does the need to know more and more about ...more

Travel, Food & Fun

Coho Festival in West Vancouver Coho Festival in West Vancouver

For over 30 years now the Coho Society of the North Shore has been celebrating ...more

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

VANOC apologizes to Vancouver Symphony for Discord VANOC apologizes to Vancouver Symphony for Discord

Vancouver's Olympic Organizing Committee (VANOC) has issued a clarifying statement designed to quieten the chorus ...more

Cirque du Soleil’s Amazing Amaluna in Vancouver Cirque du Soleil’s Amazing Amaluna in Vancouver

Look closer. Did you see it? Probably not. Because despite everything that’s going on during a ...more

Jade Bell – A Heroin Hero? Jade Bell – A Heroin Hero?

In 1997, a handsome 23-year old Vancouver waiter named Jade Bell injected himself with an ...more

BMW X1 Car Launch and Spring Fashion Show at West Vancouver’s Hollyburn Country Club BMW X1 Car Launch and Spring Fashion Show at West Vancouver’s Hollyburn Country Club

Cool cars and funky fashions seem to go hand in hand, especially last week when ...more

Global Glitterati at Bar None Vancouver Global Glitterati at Bar None Vancouver

There was glitter everywhere. But then again, that's the point behind the Global Glitterati ...more

Mission Hill Anthony Von Mandl at Vancouver Board of Trade Mission Hill Anthony Von Mandl at Vancouver Board of Trade

The Vancouver Board of Trade is well known for its speaker series and business events ...more

Olympian Ashleigh McIvor at West Vancouver Otters Awards Olympian Ashleigh McIvor at West Vancouver Otters Awards

It was a room full of champions last week as the The West Vancouver Otters ...more

Liberty Wines Taste of BC Liberty Wines Taste of BC

Liberty Wines, who was known for their famous annual oyster festival each January, has got ...more

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