Editorials

Our View: Trees’ value debated

Township of Langley needs a tree protection bylaw… but one that is reasonable

  • Apr 5, 2019

Our View: ICBC costs not cut and dried

Going to private insurance would mean higher taxes to pay for other services

  • Apr 3, 2019

Our View: Seat belts save lives, so why not for school children?

A drive to put seat belts on school buses seems an obvious step.

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Thief steals security video camera
Langley City Fire Rescue promotes fire safety
Maple Ridge student open arcade with games made from recyclables
Van fire in Brookswood

Our Views: Here’s hoping they mean it

For Langley dairy, poultry, and egg farmers, it sounded like potentially good…

  • Mar 22, 2019

Our View: Corruption all too common in Canada

SNC-Lavalin’s woes are far from the only example of alleged corruption and bribery

Our View: Vaccinations are not just about you

Getting vaccinated protects others as well.

  • Feb 27, 2019

Our View: Carbon tax changes good for B.C.

Using tax money to fund green projects is a good move by the government.

  • Feb 21, 2019

Our View: Mad about taxes? Watch the budget!

It’s municipal budget season – get to know your town’s budget before it bites you.

  • Feb 7, 2019

Our View: Willoughby has lessons for the future of Langley

Some lessons were hard, but others are positive.

  • Jan 31, 2019

Our View: Back to the weird old days in B.C. politics

The B.C. Legislature spending scandal is a blast from the past.

Times View: Saving is a start when prepping for a recession

Whether a recession is coming or not, being financially prepared is a partial solution.

  • Jan 23, 2019

Our View: Langley indebted to longtime MP

MP Mark Warawa has devoted several years to public service.

  • Jan 18, 2019

Our View: Tough to hold back when little known of tragedies

Immediately declaring what caused a tragedy is tempting, but not helpful.

  • Jan 3, 2019

Our View: Renew, and start 2019 fresh

There are signs for hope, locally and in the world.

  • Dec 27, 2018

Our View: Give one another kindness for Christmas

Wishing all our readers a safe, happy holiday season!

  • Dec 20, 2018

Our View: Selflessness and surprise in best of Langley residents

Langley’s tireless volunteers don’t seem to ever feel they’re worthy of praise.

  • Dec 13, 2018

Our View: Recall rules needed for local leaders

There’s no way for the public to remove a councillor or mayor between elections.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Our View: No reason for wall of denial on legislature accusations

The public deserves at least the bare outline of what started the investigation.

  • Nov 29, 2018

Our View: ALR rules good first step

There are other issues with saving agricultural land.

  • Nov 22, 2018

Our View: Langley still remembers

Remembrance Day crowds mark a committment to honouring veterans and future peace.

  • Nov 15, 2018