Miranda Fatur

Susan Thompson graduated from Langley Fine Arts School, and works as a full time comedian. Submitted photo

Langley comedian reflects on how the industry has changed

Langley’s Susan Thompson graduated from LFAS 25 years ago, and performs as a comedian.

Susan Thompson graduated from Langley Fine Arts School, and works as a full time comedian. Submitted photo
Jennifer Rose Garcia (left), Christopher Hall, Jessie Chan, and Lauren Trotzuk star in “Seussical: The Musical.” Courtesy FVGSS

Mischievious characters take the stage in Seussical: The Musical

Langley’s Ahnika Barber and Lauren Trotzuk are performing the classic stories of Dr. Seuss.

Jennifer Rose Garcia (left), Christopher Hall, Jessie Chan, and Lauren Trotzuk star in “Seussical: The Musical.” Courtesy FVGSS
The corner of 56 Avenue and 203 Street was transformed into a Galaxy Burger joint for filming of the movie Super Buddies in 2012. Langley Advance Times file photo

Langley film industry busier than ever

Since 2014, the Township of Langley has been in excess of 1,000 film days per year.

The corner of 56 Avenue and 203 Street was transformed into a Galaxy Burger joint for filming of the movie Super Buddies in 2012. Langley Advance Times file photo
Jack (left) and his brother Sam look forward to a family trip to Disney World. Submitted photo

Langley 7-year-old transplant survivor has special wish granted

Jack Matheson received a liver transplant last year, and is headed to Disney World next year.

Jack (left) and his brother Sam look forward to a family trip to Disney World. Submitted photo
Langley’s Dorscie Paterson turned 106 last January. Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times

‘Life has been marvelous,’ says Langley’s 106-year-old resident

Longtime resident Dorscie Paterson turned 106 in January; continues advocating for hospice support.

Langley’s Dorscie Paterson turned 106 last January. Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times
Retirement leads to volunteer service

Retirement leads to volunteer service

Joanne Thomson spends 12-15 hours a week volunteering at Penny Pinchers thrift store.

Retirement leads to volunteer service
Martina Boyd’s children, Henry Boyd, Grade 3, and Zoe Boyd, Grade 1, enjoy the phase one playground equipment at Fort Langley Elementary. Submitted photo

Gala night raises cash for kids to play

The Blue Jeans and Black Tie gala is a fundraiser for new playground equipment.

Martina Boyd’s children, Henry Boyd, Grade 3, and Zoe Boyd, Grade 1, enjoy the phase one playground equipment at Fort Langley Elementary. Submitted photo
Julia Church started the Fort Night Improv group, and also performs as an improviser. Courtesy Charlotte Browning

Improv actors offer lots of laughs every month in Langley

Fort Night Improv comes to Bez Arts Hub once a month; next show is Saturday, April 20.

Julia Church started the Fort Night Improv group, and also performs as an improviser. Courtesy Charlotte Browning
“Imprint” runs until April 28. Submitted photo

Twelve artists selected to display art in Fort Gallery

The Fort Gallery’s juried exhibition Imprint is on display until April 28.

“Imprint” runs until April 28. Submitted photo
“Golden Ears Park” by artist Jeanie Shilton

Vibrant colours at Timms Gallery art exhibit

The art exhibit titled “Where Prairie Meets West Coast” runs until May 13.

“Golden Ears Park” by artist Jeanie Shilton
Langley’s Adam Beggs is the production manager of “Detroit.” Submitted photo

Langley thespian takes on leadership role in production of Detroit

Adam Beggs is the production manager of Detroit, which runs until April 27.

Langley’s Adam Beggs is the production manager of “Detroit.” Submitted photo
Langley student crowned Miss Teen Canada

Langley student crowned Miss Teen Canada

Natasha Chadney is currently studying medical esthetics, which inspired her pageant platform.

Langley student crowned Miss Teen Canada
The Man of the Shroud replica exhibit is on display now at St. Joseph’s. Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times

St. Joseph’s church displays replica of a mysterious artifact

The church is hosting “The Shroud of Turin” exhibition until Monday, April 15.

The Man of the Shroud replica exhibit is on display now at St. Joseph’s. Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times
Sephine Lauzé (left), Zahra Miremade, Simon Tremblay, Olivia Kwasnik, Forest Day de Larranaga all participated in creating “This is Kwantlen.” Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times

Students unveil art project that honours Kwantlen First Nation

LFAS students and Kwantlen First Nation revealed an exhibit called This is Kwantlen.

Sephine Lauzé (left), Zahra Miremade, Simon Tremblay, Olivia Kwasnik, Forest Day de Larranaga all participated in creating “This is Kwantlen.” Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times
PHOTOS: Bird lays eggs on elementary school playground

PHOTOS: Bird lays eggs on elementary school playground

A pair of killdeer birds have been watching over four eggs that were laid at Willoughby Elementary.

PHOTOS: Bird lays eggs on elementary school playground
Students at R.E. Mountain are having their film “Prism” screened at LIFF. Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times

Langley film fest features students, local talent

The Langley International Film Festival runs from Friday, April 12 to 13.

Students at R.E. Mountain are having their film “Prism” screened at LIFF. Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times
Langley Players present “Dancing at Lughnasa.” Courtesy Langley Players Drama Club

WATCH: Fictional village comes to life on Langley stage

The Langley Players Drama Club presents Dancing at Lughnasa until May 11.

Langley Players present “Dancing at Lughnasa.” Courtesy Langley Players Drama Club
PHOTOS: Langley RCMP look to public to help solve crimes

PHOTOS: Langley RCMP look to public to help solve crimes

The police have released several photos of suspects in relation to local cases

PHOTOS: Langley RCMP look to public to help solve crimes
Dee Daniels is performing on Friday, April 19. Courtesy Christi Graham

Fort Langley Jazz & Arts Festival lineup to be announced at upcoming concert

The two-day music lineup will be revealed at a concert on Friday, April 19.

Dee Daniels is performing on Friday, April 19. Courtesy Christi Graham
R.E. Mountain students will help host this weekend’s event. Cloe Helme (left), Taylor Linsenmeier, Josh Rabie, Jacob Sousa, Kate Slade, Samantha Klor, Kyla Richardson

R.E. Mountain celebrates 42 years in old building

Students are staff will move to a brand new R.E. Mountain Secondary school building in September.

R.E. Mountain students will help host this weekend’s event. Cloe Helme (left), Taylor Linsenmeier, Josh Rabie, Jacob Sousa, Kate Slade, Samantha Klor, Kyla Richardson