Langley Advance Times Staff

For some people, touring in the evening to see the Christmas lights is a favourite holiday activity. Mike Olynuk has penguins in his Christmas light display this year at 6474 197th St. See our online Christmas light map to find more decorated sites.

Share cherished holiday traditions with Langley

We are inviting readers to share stories and photos for an upcoming Christmas publication

For some people, touring in the evening to see the Christmas lights is a favourite holiday activity. Mike Olynuk has penguins in his Christmas light display this year at 6474 197th St. See our online Christmas light map to find more decorated sites.
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Internet ‘friend’ scams $35K from Langley couple

Warning issued by Langley RCMP

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This is a portion of the colouring page released by the Vancouver Giants. To get the full version, go to their website at vancouvergiants.com. (Courtesy Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Instead of a teddy bear toss, Vancouver Giants will hold a colouring contest

For every entry, a kid will get a bear, team promises

This is a portion of the colouring page released by the Vancouver Giants. To get the full version, go to their website at vancouvergiants.com. (Courtesy Vancouver Giants)
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Would-be catalytic converter thieves caught in the act by Langley RCMP

Two men arrested during attempt at Langley car dealership

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Save On Foods manager Cam Bates (L), seen here with Peterson Road PAC president Kristy Sayers, contributed gift cards and trees to the 2020 Peterson Road school food and Christmas hamper program (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Stepping up: local businesses help Peterson Road school help those in need

Donations to school food and Christmas hamper program fill gap created by concert cancellation

Save On Foods manager Cam Bates (L), seen here with Peterson Road PAC president Kristy Sayers, contributed gift cards and trees to the 2020 Peterson Road school food and Christmas hamper program (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Jackman Manor COVID-19 outbreak is over, the provincial health officer announced on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020 (file)

Outbreak at Jackman manor in Langley declared over

More than 400 new cases reported in region

Jackman Manor COVID-19 outbreak is over, the provincial health officer announced on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020 (file)
Roseanne Ham was elected the Western Canada region governor of the Soroptimists. She’s been a member of the Soroptimist International of the Langleys since 2012. (Soroptimists/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Langley woman to head Western Canada for Soroptimists

The group is devoted to helping women and girls around the world

Roseanne Ham was elected the Western Canada region governor of the Soroptimists. She’s been a member of the Soroptimist International of the Langleys since 2012. (Soroptimists/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Belmont school in Langley reported one person tested positive for COVID-19 (Undated Google Maps image)

COVID-19 cases reported at Belmont Elementary and DW Poppy schools in Langley

Fraser Health says in both cases the affected individuals are self-isolating at home

Belmont school in Langley reported one person tested positive for COVID-19 (Undated Google Maps image)
Langley’s Ryan Schwartz won $111,387.60 after matching six out of the seven numbers plus the bonus number in the B.C. Lotto Max October 2, 2020 draw. (BCLC/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley man wins B.C. Lotto Max draw

Ryan Schwartz won $111,387.60

Langley’s Ryan Schwartz won $111,387.60 after matching six out of the seven numbers plus the bonus number in the B.C. Lotto Max October 2, 2020 draw. (BCLC/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Frontline workers, including health care workers, law enforcement, firefighters, restaurant workers, grocery store workers and bus drivers can drop by and get a free six pack from Langley’s Dead Frog Brewery on Saturday, Nov. 21. (photo courtesy Dead Frog Brewery)

Langley’s Dead Frog brewery offers free six-packs to people on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

‘Things are rough right now, and we think it’s more important than ever to say thank you’

Frontline workers, including health care workers, law enforcement, firefighters, restaurant workers, grocery store workers and bus drivers can drop by and get a free six pack from Langley’s Dead Frog Brewery on Saturday, Nov. 21. (photo courtesy Dead Frog Brewery)
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Langley man charged with multiple business break-ins

‘High quality video surveillance’ helped identify suspect

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One staff member and three residents at Jackman Manor in Aldergrove have tested positive for COVID-19, the FHA said (Black Press Media file)

COVID-19 cases reported at Aldergrove care facility

One staff member and three residents at Jackman Manor in Aldergrove have tested positive

One staff member and three residents at Jackman Manor in Aldergrove have tested positive for COVID-19, the FHA said (Black Press Media file)
A person with COVID was at Willoughby Elementary School (pictured) on Thursday, Nov. 5 and Friday, Nov. 6, and a person with the virus was at H.D. Stafford on Friday, Nov. 6 and Monday, Nov. 9. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

Two Langley schools report COVID cases

Parents at Willoughby and H.D. Stafford were notified Friday Nov. 13

A person with COVID was at Willoughby Elementary School (pictured) on Thursday, Nov. 5 and Friday, Nov. 6, and a person with the virus was at H.D. Stafford on Friday, Nov. 6 and Monday, Nov. 9. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Langley Secondary School is reporting a COVID exposure. (Langley Advance Times files)

COVID exposure reported at Langley Secondary, education centre and Otter Co-op

At LSS, the affected individual attended the school over six days, notice says

Langley Secondary School is reporting a COVID exposure. (Langley Advance Times files)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

COVID outbreak reported at Harrison Pointe seniors facility in Langley

Two residents and four staff members have tested positive, Fraser Health says

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
Giants have loaned 2003-born forward Justin Lies to the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League’s Flin Flon Bombers (Rob Wilton/Vancouver Giants)

Vancouver Giants loan out players under new arrangement

Temporary berths with junior teams will provide valuable ice time while waiting for regular season

Giants have loaned 2003-born forward Justin Lies to the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League’s Flin Flon Bombers (Rob Wilton/Vancouver Giants)
At 12:45 a.m. on Sunday morning, Nov. 1, 2020, Township of Langley crews responded to reports of a possible house fire in the 27300 block of 34th Ave in Aldergrove. (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Service)

VIDEO: Halloween night fire in Aldergrove

One of several in Langley possibly triggered by fireworks

At 12:45 a.m. on Sunday morning, Nov. 1, 2020, Township of Langley crews responded to reports of a possible house fire in the 27300 block of 34th Ave in Aldergrove. (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Service)
Trinity Western University’s men’s hockey team will host the three-team Captains Cup, featuring the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University and the Spartans, starting November 12th (Courtesy TWU)

Captains Cup hockey series comes to Langley

Trinity Western University to host UBC and SFU at George Preston arena

Trinity Western University’s men’s hockey team will host the three-team Captains Cup, featuring the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University and the Spartans, starting November 12th (Courtesy TWU)
Cheryl Jean-Paul, head coach of women’s basketball at Trinity Western University (TWU) spoke on on athletics, race and diversity at the Oct. 23, 2020 Spartan Sports Leadership Superconference. (TWU/special to Langley Advance Times)
Cheryl Jean-Paul, head coach of women’s basketball at Trinity Western University (TWU) spoke on on athletics, race and diversity at the Oct. 23, 2020 Spartan Sports Leadership Superconference. (TWU/special to Langley Advance Times)
This 2020 electron microscope image made available by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases shows a Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 particle isolated from a patient, in a laboratory in Fort Detrick, Md. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-NIAID/NIH via AP

COVID case confirmed at Fort Langley Seniors Community

One of five new cases reported by Fraser health Authority

This 2020 electron microscope image made available by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases shows a Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 particle isolated from a patient, in a laboratory in Fort Detrick, Md. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-NIAID/NIH via AP