Cirque du Soleil's spectacular summer
feature "Alegria" attracted all kinds of
VIPs on opening night including North Van Olympic
medalist Charmaine Crooks and husband Anders.
The Arts Club Theatre celebrated its dramatic 40th
Anniversary in November with a couple of notable North
Shore boys, namely Stanley theatre past president
Bruce Milley (left) and
actor Jackson Davies.
Ringleaders Lee Ainslie, Bill McEachnie, Alistar Gillespie,
Doug Towill, Cam Watt, Kyle Washington and friends
were among the guests who attended the first ever sanctioned
boxing match at Hollyburn Country Club in March in
of Athletics 4 Kids charity.
Former NVC Councillor John Braithwaite, seen here
with wife Barbara, was honoured with the "Freedom
of the City" in
October, joining an elite club of 13 key-holders who
be forever honoured for opening the doors of opportunity
in our city.
James Lepp's (centre) record setting -17 won him the
36th Pacific Coast Amateur Championship at Capilano
Golf and CC in August. Tournament chairman Ross Ellison
(left) and Capilano president
were on hand to congratulate.
BC's version of the Oscars is run by North Van's
talented Walter Daroshin (left). He and wife
were on hand for the gala in May to congratulate
recipient Richard Side, seen here with Martina Smyth,
award for "Western Alienation Comedy Hour".
Nine-year-old Sarah Najafabadi made this sign and
drove around on her bike to celebrate in July on the
day of the official Olympic win announcement. She, and
many others, celebrated at Park Royal Mall.
the cake by the column inch during the
Northshore Outlook's 4th Anniversary celebration in
November were publisher
Lois Hourston (left) and
Congratulations to WV Foundation member Margie Driscoll
(left), gala chair Naomi Chard and current chair Jo-Ann
Wood for turning their traditional October gala into
a wild west winner.
West Van's Wendy and Sergio Cocchia (left), along
with brother Mario, earned big praise from guests in
October on the opening night of their new Yuk Yuk's
comedy cabaret at their Century Plaza Hotel.