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Vancouver Events, Celebrity Galas and A-List Parties

Every week, Catherine takes hundreds of photographs at celebrity events, charity galas, restaurant openings, fashion shows, wine tastings, art gallery openings and some of the best parties around. All of these event photos/columns end up in one or more local Vancouver newspapers and magazines. Also, additional material can now be found online at any one of Catherine’s online news blogs as seen on / and more.

Take a look through the photo Vancouver event galleries listed below and see who you recognize. You just never know. Or better yet, find your own photo or a friend’s using the search feature (look up in the top right corner) or the installed Google search fields below.



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Vancouver Event Photos Archive Galleries

Listed below is an archive of Catherine’s Vancouver event articles and columns as published in the newspapers and local media. If it is listed here, there is probably a corresponding PDF copy (available on request) of the actual page as it appeared in the Vancouver newspaper or magazine. Please check under the corresponding news outlets as listed below:


Vancouver Daily Metro Newspaper

Metro News

Metro News

Since June 2007, Cat has been a regular columnist with Metro News – Vancouver Edition and now, her blog is also carried online at (see link here). Check the Metro News Daily (Vancouver Metro Edition) – for Catherine’s column – “Social Eyes”. Metro’s circulation is 180,000 copies delivered daily all across Greater Vancouver including North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Westside, Coquitlam, Burnaby, Surrey, Delta, Port Coquitlam, Langley, New Westminster, White Rock.

Vancouver Metro Daily News 2008 – EVENTS
Vancouver Metro Daily News 2007 – EVENTS


North Shore Outlook Vancouver Photo Gallery

North Shore Outlook

North Shore Outlook

Check the North Shore Outlook for copies of Catherine’s “Cat’s Eye” column (since November 2002), the best people and events column in North Vancouver and West Vancouver. The North Shore Outlook publishes 60,000 copies every Thursday and is delivered to homes in the most affluent postal codes in Canada (West Vancouver/North Vancouver).

North Shore Vancouver Outlook 2008 – EVENTS
North Shore Vancouver Outlook 2007 – EVENTS
North Shore Vancouver Outlook 2006 – CLICK HERE
North Shore Vancouver Outlook 2005 – CLICK HERE
North Shore Vancouver Outlook 2004 – CLICK HERE
North Shore Vancouver Outlook 2003 – CLICK HERE
North Shore Vancouver Outlook 2002 – CLICK HERE


Vancouver Events – Westender Newspaper Photo Gallery



From November 2002 until June 2007, Catherine’s “Cat’s Eye” column was a main feature in Vancouver’s Westender newspaper. See the archives here.

Westender Vancouver Events 2007 – EVENTS
Westender Vancouver Events 2006 – CLICK HERE
Westender Vancouver Events 2005 – CLICK HERE
Westender Vancouver Events 2004 – CLICK HERE
Westender Vancouver Events 2003 – CLICK HERE
Westender Vancouver Events 2002 – CLICK HERE


Vancouver Courier Photo Gallery

Vancouver Courier

Vancouver Courier

Catherine’s photos and articles have also been featured in the Vancouver Courier during the summer of 2002.

Vancouver Courier Newspaper Archives – CLICK HERE


North Shore News – Bright Lights Photo Gallery

North Shore News

From 1997-2002, Catherine was known throughout Vancouver as the “Bright Lights” girl. Check out all the great memories archived here.

North Shore News Bright Lights 2002 – CLICK HERE
North Shore News Bright Lights 2001 – CLICK HERE
North Shore News Bright Lights 2000 – CLICK HERE
North Shore News Bright Lights 97-99 – CLICK HERE


Canadian Auto Press / /

Starting in 2008, Catherine’s celebrity auto blog is being published by Canadian Auto Press and has been uploaded for content by, and more. Click on the link below to see archived examples or go to this link to view them on this site.

Recent News Articles

Variety 42nd Annual Heart Awards Gala Dinner in Vancouver Heart and Stroke Gala Reception in West Vancouver Eric McCormack and the Arts Club’s Glengarry Glen Ross Brian Jessel BMW Cabriolet 2009 Boulevard Magazine – Society Column March 2014 Juno Week in Vancouver 2009 Vancouver Twestival 2011 at Vancouver Lookout and Waldorf School Festival of the Arts Show Gordon Smith Art Gallery Gala Night at the Aquarium 6th Annual Gala in Vancouver Blue Mountain Wine, C Restaurant, Ambleside Business Association, Dine Out Vancouver