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Secretary-treasurer Janet Andrews oversees this community for the New Westminster and District Labour Council, an umbrella organization of unions in the region. (Joshua Berson/Special to Black Press Media)

LANGLEY LABOUR DAY: Labour council says COVID-19 forever changed the workplace

Economic recovery a chance to make workplaces safer and more just, council says

Secretary-treasurer Janet Andrews oversees this community for the New Westminster and District Labour Council, an umbrella organization of unions in the region. (Joshua Berson/Special to Black Press Media)
Principal Kim Anderson said staff are ready to welcome students back to Lynn Fripps Elementary starting Sept. 10. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: What a Langley school looks like when kids return Sept. 10

Principal of a Willoughby elementary offered a tour to show some of the changes made

Principal Kim Anderson said staff are ready to welcome students back to Lynn Fripps Elementary starting Sept. 10. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)
Langley Township and City recently received federal gas tax revenue which they have earmarked for capital projects, including roadwork. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)

Gas tax revenues help fund roadwork around the Langleys

The Township and City received a total of $681,083 in federal funds from gas taxes

Langley Township and City recently received federal gas tax revenue which they have earmarked for capital projects, including roadwork. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)
Langley RCMP Supt. Murray Power and Langley City Mayor Val van den Broek. (Langley Advance Times files)

Langley’s top cop reassigned amid charity gala questions

Overtime concerns raised in connection to RCMP attendance at Langely City mayor’s gala

Langley RCMP Supt. Murray Power and Langley City Mayor Val van den Broek. (Langley Advance Times files)
Langley campaign posting purple flags for overdose awareness

Langley campaign posting purple flags for overdose awareness

Aug. 31 is International Overdose Awareness Day and kick off Friday evening

Langley campaign posting purple flags for overdose awareness
Langley sandwiched between cities with higher COVID-19 numbers

Langley sandwiched between cities with higher COVID-19 numbers

The BC Centre for Disease Control has released a map that shows numbers of cases per community

Langley sandwiched between cities with higher COVID-19 numbers
Dr. Bonnie Henry inspired Langley teen’s face mask design

Dr. Bonnie Henry inspired Langley teen’s face mask design

Two winners announced in the Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation face mask design contest

Dr. Bonnie Henry inspired Langley teen’s face mask design
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LETTER: Legislation needed to curb online racism, Langley man says

Flagging hasn’t been sufficient to reduce hate, racism and threats online

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Keely Knight of Langley is one of the dancers performing at the PNE this year. (PNE/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Langley dancer returns to PNE for unique 2020 format

Keely Knight dancing for people parading through the fair in their cars

Keely Knight of Langley is one of the dancers performing at the PNE this year. (PNE/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
The highest public participation in a decade helped shape the annual provincial budget consultation report. (B.C. government graphic)

Langley MLA part of budget consultation

Despite COVID-19, budget consultations saw highest public participation rate in a decade

The highest public participation in a decade helped shape the annual provincial budget consultation report. (B.C. government graphic)
Langley’s inner city elementary feeds a need with mobile food bank

Langley’s inner city elementary feeds a need with mobile food bank

Douglas Park Community School takes part in Salvation Army’s annual school supply drive

Langley’s inner city elementary feeds a need with mobile food bank
Stolen trike, bike and credit card in latest Langley RCMP crime posting

Stolen trike, bike and credit card in latest Langley RCMP crime posting

The police would like to hear from anyone who can help solve these local crimes

Stolen trike, bike and credit card in latest Langley RCMP crime posting
Latika Higgins, nine, missed being able to pick out books to read when the local library branches were closed. They re-opened Aug. 4. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)

Patrons glad to be back inside Langley library branches

Pandemic proves libraries are about so much more than books

Latika Higgins, nine, missed being able to pick out books to read when the local library branches were closed. They re-opened Aug. 4. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)
Bikers hit Fraser Valley roads this coming Saturday with anti-bullying message

Bikers hit Fraser Valley roads this coming Saturday with anti-bullying message

Riders will go from Langley, north along the Fraser River to Abbotsford and back through Aldergrove.

Bikers hit Fraser Valley roads this coming Saturday with anti-bullying message
Group publisher Lisa Farquharson has overseen the launch of Today’s Home a new online platform from Black Press Media. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press Media)

Black Press Media’s new real estate platform helps you Find. Love. Live. that new home

New web portal launches for Langley and Abbotsford but watch for it to expand in the coming months

Group publisher Lisa Farquharson has overseen the launch of Today’s Home a new online platform from Black Press Media. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press Media)
Peter Fassbender, on the hospital foundation board, tried ot the air cannon during the tournament. (CK Wright Photography/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Langley’s hospital foundation tees up fun at annual tournament

Thursday’s tournament will help pay for a virus-fighting robot to help with hospital cleaning

Peter Fassbender, on the hospital foundation board, tried ot the air cannon during the tournament. (CK Wright Photography/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
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LETTER: Speeders have Fort Langley resident concerned about safety

Letter writer says it’s only a matter of time before something really bad happens if change isn’t made

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Noxious Obs Society from New Westminster Secondary had to cool down while playing a tune at the Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival’s final day last year. (Langley Advance Times files)

Mardi Gras parade being made in Fort Langley

The video will be shown at the Fort Langley ‘Virtual’ Jazz and Arts Festival in early September

Noxious Obs Society from New Westminster Secondary had to cool down while playing a tune at the Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival’s final day last year. (Langley Advance Times files)
UPDATE: Familiar name McFrugal’s returns to Langley’s retail landscape

UPDATE: Familiar name McFrugal’s returns to Langley’s retail landscape

Discount store is opening in the former Army and Navy location. Aug. 31 opening delayed by paperwork

UPDATE: Familiar name McFrugal’s returns to Langley’s retail landscape
Bells for Peace was a ceremony to commemmorate the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, organized by anti-nuclear war advocates. (Marilyn Konstapel/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Bells ring out in Langley City to honour atomic bombing victims

Local people take part in Bells for Peace, an international event on bombings’ 75th anniversary

Bells for Peace was a ceremony to commemmorate the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, organized by anti-nuclear war advocates. (Marilyn Konstapel/Special to the Langley Advance Times)