Madison McKenzie

Travellers making their way through Aldergrove crossing before the border closure in 2020 (The Star files)

Aldergrove welcomes back U.S. travellers

Aldergrove crossing reopens for non-essential travel Nov. 8

Travellers making their way through Aldergrove crossing before the border closure in 2020 (The Star files)
Vendors set up at the Latin market in past years (Margie Naslund-Escalante/Special to The Star)

Latin market coming to Aldergrove

A society invites people to learn about Hispanic culture

Vendors set up at the Latin market in past years (Margie Naslund-Escalante/Special to The Star)
Aldergrove houses ready for Halloween night (JC Carrey/Special to The Star)

VIDEO: Aldergrove houses ready for Halloween

Aldergrove street covered in spooky decorations

Aldergrove houses ready for Halloween night (JC Carrey/Special to The Star)
Young Unicorn Club member learning to ride a horse (Alliance Training & Stud/Facebook)

New kids club comes to Aldergrove

Unicorn Club designed to teach kids more than just horseback riding

Young Unicorn Club member learning to ride a horse (Alliance Training & Stud/Facebook)
Infinity Cheer Elite cheerleaders competing in-person, two years ago (Infinity Cheer Elite/Special to The Star)

Aldergrove cheerleaders gear up for in-person competition

Athletes at Infinity Cheer Elite excited to get back to normal

Infinity Cheer Elite cheerleaders competing in-person, two years ago (Infinity Cheer Elite/Special to The Star)
Jocelyn Titus, founder of Earth Ninjas and Cleaning Up Aldergrove, leads a group of volunteers on garbage picks. (Special to The Star)

Earth Ninjas clean up Aldergrove

The Halloween litter pick up event is on Oct. 31 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Jocelyn Titus, founder of Earth Ninjas and Cleaning Up Aldergrove, leads a group of volunteers on garbage picks. (Special to The Star)
A volunteer works on a car at the semi-annual free oil change for single moms offered by the Acts Of Kindness group at Langley’s Church In The Valley on Sunday, June 27. (Dan Ferguson/Black Press Media)

VIDEO: Free oil change for single moms in Aldergrove

Acts of Kindness has served more than 750 single moms in 15 years

A volunteer works on a car at the semi-annual free oil change for single moms offered by the Acts Of Kindness group at Langley’s Church In The Valley on Sunday, June 27. (Dan Ferguson/Black Press Media)
Volunteers will be working on removing debris from the bog (Jeff Laurie/Special to The Star)

Aldergrove community helps restore bog

Langley bog restoration committee said a bog clean up is necessary

Volunteers will be working on removing debris from the bog (Jeff Laurie/Special to The Star)
Kensington Prairie Farm has 105 alpacas and 12 other kinds of animals. (Kensington Prairie Farm/Facebook)

Aldergrove farm selling pumpkins for a cause

100 per cent of all pumpkin proceeds goes to animal rescue initiatives

Kensington Prairie Farm has 105 alpacas and 12 other kinds of animals. (Kensington Prairie Farm/Facebook)
Aldor Acres is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. until Oct.31 (Madison McKenzie/Aldergrove Star)

Fort Langley Farm full of fall fun

Aldor Acres has more than a dozen pumpkin patches and animals for a fun fall day

Aldor Acres is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. until Oct.31 (Madison McKenzie/Aldergrove Star)
Aldergrove couple, John and Edna Wicentowich celebrate 70 years of marriage (Lorea Wicentowich/Special to The Star)

Aldergrove couple celebrates 70 years of marriage

Edna and John Wicentowich have been married since Oct. 13, 1951

Aldergrove couple, John and Edna Wicentowich celebrate 70 years of marriage (Lorea Wicentowich/Special to The Star)
Carolyn Drew, the author of the Roxi book collection, visited Happy Herd Sanctuary on World Animal Day (Carolyn Drew/Special to The Star)

Vegan book fundraiser for Happy Herd Farm Sanctuary

Carolyn Drew plans to use her new book to raise money for hay bales

Carolyn Drew, the author of the Roxi book collection, visited Happy Herd Sanctuary on World Animal Day (Carolyn Drew/Special to The Star)
Fort Langley Night Market is happening from 5 to 10 p.m Friday, Oct.8. (Fort Langley Project/Facebook)

TONIGHT: Final night of Fort Langley Night Market

Tonight, Oct. 8, is the last night of local market

Fort Langley Night Market is happening from 5 to 10 p.m Friday, Oct.8. (Fort Langley Project/Facebook)
During Fire Prevention Week, Township deputy fire chief Bruce Ferguson urges people to learn about the different sounds a smoke alarm makes so they know when it’s an emergency. (Bruce Ferguson/Special to The Star)

Fire Prevention Week teaching Langley residents the sounds of safety

With the spike in COVID cases, the Aldergrove fire hall has cancelled Fire Prevention Week events.

During Fire Prevention Week, Township deputy fire chief Bruce Ferguson urges people to learn about the different sounds a smoke alarm makes so they know when it’s an emergency. (Bruce Ferguson/Special to The Star)
Aldergrove Town Centre development for phase one is expected to be completed in 2024 (Janda Group/Special to The Star)

Pre-sales start for Aldergrove’s new town centre

Mall site will be developed into a mixed-use site with four buildings

Aldergrove Town Centre development for phase one is expected to be completed in 2024 (Janda Group/Special to The Star)
The Greater Vancouver Zoo is hosting a month long event from Oct. 1 to Oct. 31. (Cody Gampe/Special to The Star)

Zoo scavenger hunt kicks off autumn fun in Aldergrove

Zoo hosts month-long event with fall activities seven days a week

The Greater Vancouver Zoo is hosting a month long event from Oct. 1 to Oct. 31. (Cody Gampe/Special to The Star)
Langley residents can dispose of household hazardous waste, such as leftover paint, at the Household Hazardous Waste Event, Oct. 23 and Oct. 24 at the George Preston Recreation Centre (Township of Langley/Special to The Star)

Langley community invited to prevent household dangers by disposing hazardous waste

Disposing of hazardous waste can prevent a fire or explosion in houses

Langley residents can dispose of household hazardous waste, such as leftover paint, at the Household Hazardous Waste Event, Oct. 23 and Oct. 24 at the George Preston Recreation Centre (Township of Langley/Special to The Star)
The tale featured on the StoryWalk is <em>Bob’s and LoLo’s Run Salmon Run</em> (Langley Township/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Learn about salmon life cycle in rural Langley park

Township installs StoryWalk project in Williams Park in time to celebrate BC Rivers Day

The tale featured on the StoryWalk is <em>Bob’s and LoLo’s Run Salmon Run</em> (Langley Township/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Oregon Spotted frogs have been on the list of endangered animals since 1999 (Cody Gampe/Special to The Star)

Greater Vancouver Zoo wins award for special program

Zoo has been acknowledged for its Oregon spotted frog recovery program

Oregon Spotted frogs have been on the list of endangered animals since 1999 (Cody Gampe/Special to The Star)
LAPS has a virtual gala Oct. 23 with boxes of gourmet goodies delivered to ticketholders. (LAPS/Special to Black Press Media)

Langley Animal Protection Society is thinking inside the box again for this year’s fundraising gala

Dreams Do Come True is set to go as a virtual event on Oct. 23

LAPS has a virtual gala Oct. 23 with boxes of gourmet goodies delivered to ticketholders. (LAPS/Special to Black Press Media)