Seven-year-old Adalynn Susheski, and her five-year-old sister, Natalie, showed off their Hope For poster. They’re missing their friends “big time” from James Kennedy Elementary and hoping to see them again soon, explained their mother, Kim. (Kim Susheski/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Seven-year-old Adalynn Susheski, and her five-year-old sister, Natalie, showed off their Hope For poster. They’re missing their friends “big time” from James Kennedy Elementary and hoping to see them again soon, explained their mother, Kim. (Kim Susheski/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Young Langley girls look forward to seeing their friends again

Sharing their Hope For… message, a pair of Walnut Grove sisters said they’re missing their classmates

As British Columbians begin preparing to resume a more normal – although still limited – life after the long weekend, not everyone will be returning to work or school. At least not yet.

And through it all, there’s still a need for positivity, kindness, and compassion for others.

MORE: Readers share a few of their hopes and dreams

Last month, the Langley Advance Times kicked off the Hope For… campaign, asking local residents to fill in a poster in the paper listing what they hope for most during this pandemic.

They were encourage to decorate the poster as they wished, including their message, grab a picture, then hang the poster in their window at home or at work.

MORE: Langley – Sharing our hopes and dreams with others

Dozens participated, and much like the hearts in the window campaign, these signs continue to lift the spirits of those who walk or drive by and see them.

Thank you to all who participated, and may you all stay safe and well as B.C. moves to restart the province.

.

RELATED: Hope For… campaign gives further chance to say ‘we love you’ Grammy

AND MORE – Our View: Who do you hope for?

_________________________________

Is there more to this story?

Email: news@langleyadvancetimes.com

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter

_________________________________

Coronavirus

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

A virtual marketplace and food concierge service has been launched by Willowbrook Shopping Centre in Langley (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Willowbrook Shopping Centre in Langley launches virtual marketplace and food concierge service

Customers can go online to shop product assortment assembled from centre’s food and beverage tenants

Fraser Health has included Brookswood Secondary School to its list of COVID-19 school exposures, alongside exposure events at Aldergrove Community Secondary and Betty Gilbert Middle schools. (Google Maps)
8 Langley schools now on COVID exposure list, 3 added on Tuesday

Public Health has initiated contact tracing

THROUGH YOUR LENS: Frosty came for a visit this past weekend to Sharon Vose’s South Langley home. Her grandchildren erected the snowman in her backyard. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
SHARE: Frosty returned for a short visit

Send us your photo showing how you view Langley, and it could be featured in a future edition

Langley RCMP say they arrested two suspected mail thieves Tuesday morning. (Black Press Media files)
Aldergrove mail thieves caught with letters scattered in Jeep

Both suspects were violating probation orders, police say

Langley School District's board office. (Langley Advance Times files)
There are a number of locals hoping to win the Feb. 27 byelection

There are now seven candidates vying to fill the vacant seat on… Continue reading

Dr. Penny Ballem, a former deputy health minister, discusses her role in leading B.C.’s COVID-19 vaccination program, at the B.C. legislature, Jan. 22, 2021. (B.C. government)
B.C. holds steady with 407 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday

14 deaths, no new outbreaks in the health care system

A Cessna 170 airplane similar to the one pictured above is reported to be missing off the waters between Victoria and Washington State. Twitter photo/USCG
Canadian, American rescue crews searching for missing aircraft in waters near Victoria

The search is centered around the waters northeast of Port Angeles

Jonathon Muzychka and Dean Reber are wanted on Canada-wide warrants. (Courtesy of Victoria Police Department)
Convicted killer, robber at large after failing to return to facility: Victoria police

Dean Reber, 60, and Jonathon Muzychka, 43, may be together

Cannabis bought in British Columbia (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)
Is it time to start thinking about greener ways to package cannabis?

Packaging suppliers are still figuring eco-friendly and affordable packaging options that fit the mandates of Cannabis Regulations

B.C. Premier John Horgan listens during a postelection news conference in Vancouver on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
30% of B.C. recovery benefit applications held up in manual review

The province says 150 staff have been reassigned to help with manually reviewing applications

Adam Dergazarian, bottom center, pays his respect for Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, in front of a mural painted by artist Louie Sloe Palsino, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Kobe Bryant’s presence remains strong a year after his death

Tuesday marks the grim anniversary of the crash that took their lives

Surrey RCMP are investigating after a pedestrian was struck and killed at 183 Street and Highway 10 Friday night. (File photo)
Modelling of predicted transmission growth from the B117 COVID-19 variant in British Columbia. (Simon Fraser University)
COVID-19 variant predicted to cause ‘unmanageable’ case spike in B.C: report

SFU researchers predict a doubling of COVID-19 cases every two weeks if the variant spreads

RCMP officers wearing face masks to curb the spread of COVID-19 stand by. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)
RCMP appeal for witnesses after hit-and-run leaves girl, 17, in critical condition

The Metro Vancouver teenager was found unconscious and critically injured after being hit: police

Most Read