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A buggy and medical debris at the parking lot in Langley City where a woman was shot and critically injured Monday. A vigil is being organized for nearby Innes Corners Plaza. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Informal vigil to support Langley’s vulnerable in wake of shooting

Gathering at Innes Corners set for Tuesday evening, July 26

A buggy and medical debris at the parking lot in Langley City where a woman was shot and critically injured Monday. A vigil is being organized for nearby Innes Corners Plaza. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
A police officer stands near a windshield and passenger window of an RCMP vehicle with bullet holes at the scene of a shooting in Langley on Monday. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Victoria homelessness coalition calls for end to stigma after Langley shootings

Motive still being investigated but advocates say those without homes targeted

A police officer stands near a windshield and passenger window of an RCMP vehicle with bullet holes at the scene of a shooting in Langley on Monday. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)
Police were investigating multiple Langley shootings early Monday, July 25, 2022. One of the locations was beside the Missions Thrift Store on Logan Avenue. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

Langley RCMP announces victim services gathering set for Tuesday evening

In the aftermath of the mass shooting Monday, community members can meet with counsellors

Police were investigating multiple Langley shootings early Monday, July 25, 2022. One of the locations was beside the Missions Thrift Store on Logan Avenue. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Sgt. David Lee of the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Langley spree shooter was 28-year-old Surrey man, police say

Jordan Daniel Goggin was killed by police near the site of his fourth shooting

Sgt. David Lee of the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Salvation Army Gateway of Hope Residential Services Manager Cristina Schneiter said due to Monday’s fatal shooting of two people, the shelter will be opening 15 additional beds for homeless people. (Langley Advance Times file)
Salvation Army Gateway of Hope Residential Services Manager Cristina Schneiter said due to Monday’s fatal shooting of two people, the shelter will be opening 15 additional beds for homeless people. (Langley Advance Times file)
B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth speaks during a news conference in Vancouver on April 11, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth speaks during a news conference in Vancouver on April 11, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Langley City Mayor Val van den Broek spoke at the press conference Monday, July 25 about the four shootings that took place across City and Township. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Langley’s political leaders react with shock, sorrow to mass shooting

Township and City mayors both thanked police, offered condolences to victims’ families

Langley City Mayor Val van den Broek spoke at the press conference Monday, July 25 about the four shootings that took place across City and Township. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Langley RCMP were at the scene of a shooting Monday, July 25, 2022, in a parking lot on Logan Avenue near the bus loop. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)

Langley shooting spree took place over five hours: IHIT

Shootings began at midnight and took place at at least four locations

Langley RCMP were at the scene of a shooting Monday, July 25, 2022, in a parking lot on Logan Avenue near the bus loop. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)
Stephan Steinfest, who lives on the street in Langley City, predicted there will be more shootings of homeless people as harassment escalates. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Stephan Steinfest, who lives on the street in Langley City, predicted there will be more shootings of homeless people as harassment escalates. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
An SUV near 200th Street and the Langley Bypass was riddled with bullet holes in the shooting incident Monday morning. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

Mounties release details on Langley shooting spree

Motives remain unclear, but most victims homeless, vulnerable people

An SUV near 200th Street and the Langley Bypass was riddled with bullet holes in the shooting incident Monday morning. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Rows of planters lining Glover Road are the final touches to a $2.9 million overhaul of Glover Road between the Langley City boundary and the downtown core. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance Times)

Why there are planters along Glover Road in Langley City

They are the finishing touches to a $2.9 million overhaul of the road, above and below ground

Rows of planters lining Glover Road are the final touches to a $2.9 million overhaul of Glover Road between the Langley City boundary and the downtown core. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance Times)
Langley Food Bank is launching an evening distribution to accommodate a growing number of working poor clients. (Langley Advance Times file)

Food Bank to open nights for working poor

More people with jobs require their services now

Langley Food Bank is launching an evening distribution to accommodate a growing number of working poor clients. (Langley Advance Times file)
On Saturday, July 23, close to 275 took part in the first Langley City Legendary Water Fight at Al Anderson pool since the pandemic. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
On Saturday, July 23, close to 275 took part in the first Langley City Legendary Water Fight at Al Anderson pool since the pandemic. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Langley school trustee David Tod won’t be running again. (file)

Langley school trustee David Tod won’t be running again

Hopes his replacement will be someone who has a kid in the system

Langley school trustee David Tod won’t be running again. (file)
The spray park behind the Langley Events Centre is one place people can cool down in hot weather. (Langley Advance Times files)
The spray park behind the Langley Events Centre is one place people can cool down in hot weather. (Langley Advance Times files)
Dave Proctor ran across Canada in 68 days to beat the record for the fastest cross-country run. On Wednesday, July 20, he passed through Aldergrove. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Dave Proctor ran across Canada in 68 days to beat the record for the fastest cross-country run. On Wednesday, July 20, he passed through Aldergrove. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
A Langley school zone sign. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

School zone speed limits could be extended in Langley Township

Council votes for annual fund for traffic calming near schools

A Langley school zone sign. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Townhouses under construction in Langley’s Willoughby neighbourhood. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Langley sees 123 ‘assignment sale’ home flips in first quarter of 2022

Hundreds of homes under construction flipped before final sale in last several years

Townhouses under construction in Langley’s Willoughby neighbourhood. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Friends of Dorothy Langley will again be raising the rainbow flag at Langley City Hall at 20399 Douglas Crescent on Monday, July 25 at 11 a.m. (file)

Rainbow flag to fly at Langley City hall

Friends of Dorothy to raise banner Monday

Friends of Dorothy Langley will again be raising the rainbow flag at Langley City Hall at 20399 Douglas Crescent on Monday, July 25 at 11 a.m. (file)
BC Hydro outage map shows much of the Aldergrove area was without power Thursday, July 21, 2022. (BC Hydro)

Aldergrove and surrounding area without power for a few hours Thursday

BC Hydro crews were able to restore most customers within two hours but some were out a big longer

BC Hydro outage map shows much of the Aldergrove area was without power Thursday, July 21, 2022. (BC Hydro)