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    Daddy Yankee Aids Puerto Rico

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017

    Daddy Yankee to raise $1.5 million for Habitat for Humanity’s hurricane recovery efforts in Puerto Rico In response to the tragic devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico native, rapper, producer and “Despacito” singer Daddy Yankee has pledged a personal donation of $250,000 and to raise an additional $1.5 million toward Habitat for Humanity’s plans to help Puerto Ricans repair and [...]

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    Homelessness Escape Room

    Tuesday, October 3, 2017

    Former Homeless Man Helps Build Escape Room to Share Story, Inspire Action, Enhance Understanding A ground-breaking Escape Room is set to be unveiled in Metro Vancouver, allowing the public to encounter homelessness in a radical new way. The room, called Encounter, was partly conceived, designed, constructed, and engineered by formerly homeless Canadians who want the public to understand [...]

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    Breast Cancer Awareness

    Sunday, October 1, 2017

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: What You Need to Know and How You Can Help Thanks to earlier detection –through screening and increased awareness— and better treatments, a woman’s risk of dying of breast dropped 38 percent between the late 1980s and 2014, translating into 297,300 fewer breast cancer deaths during that time. However, [...]

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VFW1
Apr
8

VANCOUVER FASHION WEEK

On March 18, Vancouver Fashion Week (³VFW²) hosted its semi-annual week-long celebration of fashion, creativity, and multiculturalism.  This fall/winter 2014 season, 80 designers from 30 countries displayed their collections to more than 20,000 industry insiders, socialites, celebrities, media, and buyers. Vancouver Fashion Week is a bi-annual event that takes place at the Chinese Cultural Center [...]

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Channing Tatum
Apr
3

CHANNING TATUM & MTV

 CHANNING TATUM TO RECEIVE “MTV TRAILBLAZER” AWARD AT THE “2014 MTV MOVIE AWARDS” Megastar Mila Kunis Confirmed to Present Special Award Conan O’Brien Hosts the “2014 MTV Movie Awards” LIVE On Sunday, April 13 from Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT MTV today announced that actor and producer Channing Tatum will receive the third annual [...]

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Final Photo Assets
Apr
3

I MARRIED WHO?

KELLIE MARTIN STARS IN WEDDING ROMANTIC COMEDY Fans of the ’90′s family drama “Life Goes On” will remember actress Kellie Martin in her Emmy®-nominated her role as Becca Thatcher. In addition to landing a regular role in “ER” and guest starring in such acclaimed series as “thirtysomething,” “The Tracy Ullman Show” and “Law & Order: [...]

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Highlights

Queen Elizabeth portrait
Jul
11

IN ROYAL FASHION

The Coronation Festival kicks off today in London, England.  In celebration of the 60th Anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s Coronation, Buckingham Palace will open its gilded gate to welcome VIP guests and, to some events, the public. From July 11-14, this exciting 4-day event, hosted by Royal Warrant Holders Association, will bring together [...]

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Jul
10

SALUTE TO INDEPENDENTS!

Question: What do Janis Joplin, Diana Ross and the Supremes and Lady Gaga have in common? Answer: Before they became household names, they were independent artists with a dream of making it big. In this year’s installment of our annual “Salute to Independents” feature, we’re proud to shine the spotlight on some of the hottest [...]

Black bean salad
Jul
10

MAIN COURSE

BLACK BEAN SALAD Courtesy of Chef Arturo Vargas When the weather is warm, salads head to the front of the favorite food line.  But with a summer that lasts 3 months, it doesn’t take long to run out of ideas for making your salad pop.  Adding black beans, cilantro and basil will not only add variation [...]

Filmmaking pioneer Mary Pickford
Jul
10

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: WOMEN IN FILM

Independent Women…in Film! By Drew Dorsey During the month of July, Wiles Magazine revels in a month-long celebration of  independent thinkers, voices and expression. What better way to celebrate independent expression than with independent films?  But what exactly are independent films?  Independent films are typically created outside the major film studio structure. They tend to have a more [...]