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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

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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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Chat to the Future Uganda Gala in West Vancouver

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November 19, 2013  - They say the world is a small place and that we are all connected in one way or another. Never ...more

Bob Blumer, Benefit of Bocce, Splash Gala at Arts Umbrella

A Look Back At - October 18, 2010

Bob Blumer, Benefit of Bocce, Splash Gala at Arts Umbrella

October 18, 2010  - North Vancouver's Whitecap Books, in conjunction with Weissach cars and Barbara-Jo's Books to Cooks, welcomed all kinds of local celebs last week at the launch of FoodTV chef and personality Bob Blumer's newest book, "Glutton for Pleasure". Autographs and cooking demos kept everyone's mouth watering and later chef Blumer himself came out to greet fans. Also, it's congrats to a very dedicated group of North Vancouver friends who, some ten years ago, got together to play Bocce to raise money ...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

London Air Services and CBC’s Rick Mercer London Air Services and CBC’s Rick Mercer

Two high profile events helped round out the last week as some high flyers and ...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

Jay Leno BMW Cabriolet Gala Jay Leno BMW Cabriolet Gala

Late Night funny man Jay Leno was the headliner last week at Brian Jessel's 5th ...more

BC Sports Hall of Fame New Home and Olympic Memories BC Sports Hall of Fame New Home and Olympic Memories

The BC Sports Hall of Fame has always been an impressive place of history in ...more

Novus Nights at Vancouver Club for Zajac Ranch Novus Nights at Vancouver Club for Zajac Ranch

It was the place to see and be seen last week as the Mel Jr ...more

Roberto Luongo, Trevor Linden, Maelle Ricker, Tom Larscheid Inducted into BC Sports Hall of Fame Roberto Luongo, Trevor Linden, Maelle Ricker, Tom Larscheid Inducted into BC Sports Hall of Fame

Roberto Luongo, Trevor Linden, Tom Larscheid and Maelle Ricker are just a few of ...more

Colin James and Rosette headline BMW Cabriolet Gala 2013 Colin James and Rosette headline BMW Cabriolet Gala 2013

It's where the stylish go to see and be seen. The annual Brian Jessel Cabriolet ...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

Vancouver Leo Awards 2011 featuring celebrities Amanda Tapping, Ryan Robbins, Tyler Labine and more. Vancouver Leo Awards 2011 featuring celebrities Amanda Tapping, Ryan Robbins, Tyler Labine and more.

Every year the Leo Awards manage to bring a big dose of Hollywood glamour to ...more

BC Lions at 13th Annual Healthy Chef Competition in Vancouver BC Lions at 13th Annual Healthy Chef Competition in Vancouver

Eating healthy can be fun, just ask the BC Produce Marketing Association and the BC ...more

Travel, Food & Fun

Tanya Slingsby Art / Pinnacle Hotel / Eastside Marios Tanya Slingsby Art / Pinnacle Hotel / Eastside Marios

A new hotel, a new restaurant and a new art opening help wrap up the ...more

Blue Mountain Wine, C Restaurant, Ambleside Business Association, Dine Out Vancouver Blue Mountain Wine, C Restaurant, Ambleside Business Association, Dine Out Vancouver

A roundup of January events means there was no time for the winter blues. Instead, ...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

PumpkinFest Fun in West Vancouver PumpkinFest Fun in West Vancouver

West Vancouver's annual Pumpkinfest scored big this weekend as the sun shone down on everyone ...more

North Vancouver’s 6th Annual Party at the Pier North Vancouver’s 6th Annual Party at the Pier

Summer is here which means there's lots of upcoming family festivals to fill your hot ...more

BC Children’s Hospital Foundation Grand Finale Campaign Reception 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 ...more

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

Hollyburn Country Club West Vancouver Hosts Ambleside Now New Development Proposal Reception Hollyburn Country Club West Vancouver Hosts Ambleside Now New Development Proposal Reception

The revitalization of Ambleside, an often talked about project by those in West Vancouver, looks ...more

Cavalia’s Odysseo Horses in Vancouver Cavalia’s Odysseo Horses in Vancouver

Set your senses on stun because Cavalia's Odysseo is a spectacle to behold. Dubbed a ...more

Olympic Athletes Reunion Reception Vancouver 2010 Olympic Athletes Reunion Reception Vancouver 2010

Five time Olympian Charmaine Crooks was the perfect host last night at a special Olympic ...more

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