Editorials

A difficult, but necessary discussion

The letter writer was clearly upset. Why, he wondered, would the Times…

  • Sep 27, 2017

OUR VIEW: Love must trump hate

In this week’s editorial, we push the need for acceptance and love over anger, fear, and hate.

Our View: Budget has two sides

There’s much to praise, but a few worries with the NDP’s budget update.

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Sounds of Christmas kicked off by Class Brass
Cars cruise from Coquitlam to Langley with toy donations to Langley Christmas Bureau
Brookswood lights up the night
Aldergrove chapter of the Red Hat Society celebrate Christmas

Our View: Change at the top for the best

The turnover in top politicians means fresh ideas.

Editorial: Weighing the cost of free crossings

For Langley commuters, it seems almost too good to be true that,…

Our View: Budget wishlist will be lengthy

The NDP has $2.7 billion to play with, but a lot of work to do.

  • Aug 24, 2017

More at stake than property

Today’s edition of the Langley Times includes not one, but two stories…

  • Aug 16, 2017

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Our View: Province’s role in housing crisis is significant

The provincial government can get mayors and cities working together on the problem.

A simple swab could save a life

As much as we’re accused (often correctly) of spreading doom and gloom…

  • Aug 4, 2017

Our View: More than HBC to B.C. history

Langley plays a big role in B.C. history, but there is more than the fur trade.

  • Aug 2, 2017

Heavy lifting ahead for BC Liberals

As the BC Liberals move into the unfamiliar confines of opposition, they’ll have to choose who best will lead them

Our View: ICBC issue has festered too long

B.C.’s public insurer’s crisis is one of the new government’s first major challenges.

  • Jul 27, 2017

Our View: John Horgan gets tossed in the deep end

It’s sink or swim for the new NDP government, with no margin for error.

  • Jul 20, 2017

Editorial: Blatant disregard for wildfire hazard deserves harsher punishment

Is it time to bring in harsher punishments for starting a wildfire…

  • Jul 19, 2017

SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

It’s encouraging to see the province – and nation – come together for the thousands affected

Our waterways are inviting, but they deserve respect

Drowning can happen in an instant, to even the most seasoned swimmer.…

Invasive pests not deserving of our sympathy

Human settlers created much of the pest problems we have in the lower mainland

Our View: B.C.’s crises are connected

The new provincial government needs to tackle several problems simultaneously.

  • Jul 5, 2017