Langley Advance

Keian Blundell with dad Ryan and RCMP Staff Sgt. Major John Buis at Canuck Place (Ryan Blundell/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Organizations reach out to the community for toy donations

Some bring Santa and celebrities to attract donors

 

Erin Tobler, Arnold Tobler, Jack Bensley, Angus Deboth, Travis Keyworth, Kati Trip, Claire Demers at BCBA award ceremony. Langley Farm Country Brewing Inc. also won two gold medals at Canada Cup of Beer. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Once ‘devastated’ by pandemic, Langley brewery pegs away to win medals at beer competitions

Wins came just about a month before the brewery’s third anniversary

 

Dylan Anderson was signed by his hometown team after starting the season with the Salmon Arm Silverbacks of the BCHL. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Giants welcome a Langley layer to the team

Dylan Anderson was signed by his hometown team

 

Jeff Birch, a Maple Ridge resident brought is spinning wheel to the Langley Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild show and sale. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)
Jeff Birch, a Maple Ridge resident brought is spinning wheel to the Langley Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild show and sale. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)
Langley’s Kate Muchmore Woo is directing the latest Gallery 7 production, Murder on the Orient Express. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Casting call out for performers 16 and older

Langley thespian takes directors role in Gallery 7s latest production

Langley’s Kate Muchmore Woo is directing the latest Gallery 7 production, Murder on the Orient Express. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Trinity Western University’s DeVries Auditorium will host a discussion on climate change and the environment with candidates for mayor in Langley Township. (TWU)

Environment, climate change focus of mayoralty forum at Trinity Western University

Thursday event invites Township hopefuls

  • Oct 5, 2022
Trinity Western University’s DeVries Auditorium will host a discussion on climate change and the environment with candidates for mayor in Langley Township. (TWU)
Susan Cormier, a Metis writer from Langley has been nominated for her book, Advice to a New Beekeeper. (Submitted photo)

Langley writer in the race to win an award for her non-fiction book

She is also the producer of Canada’s longest-running live monthly storytelling competition

Susan Cormier, a Metis writer from Langley has been nominated for her book, Advice to a New Beekeeper. (Submitted photo)
Langley’s Ty Rowell, see here at a Friday, May 21 scrimmage, is returning to the Langley Events Centre, this time as a professional, as he debuts for the Fraser Valley Bandits. (Gary Ahuja, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley’s Ty Rowell readies for first season with Fraser Valley Bandits

‘I love playing basketball and it’s my hometown … there is nothing better than that’

Langley’s Ty Rowell, see here at a Friday, May 21 scrimmage, is returning to the Langley Events Centre, this time as a professional, as he debuts for the Fraser Valley Bandits. (Gary Ahuja, Langley Events Centre/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Sea Spray Lacrosse Club defeat the Grizzlies Lacrosse Club 15-11. The game took place Monday night at the Langley Events Centre. (Gary Ahuja/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Sea spray defeat Grizzlies 15-11 at Langley Events Centre

The result of Shooting Eagles and Black Fish match will determine Grizzlies’ final position

Sea Spray Lacrosse Club defeat the Grizzlies Lacrosse Club 15-11. The game took place Monday night at the Langley Events Centre. (Gary Ahuja/Special to Langley Advance Times)
A screenshot of Rich Coleman’s deleted tweet. (Twitter/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Coleman deletes inaccurate tweet downplaying COVID-19 death rate

The tweet drew harsh criticism on social media

A screenshot of Rich Coleman’s deleted tweet. (Twitter/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Volunteers at work in 2018 pulling out blackberries in the West Creek Wetlands. A war against invasive blackberries in north east Langley is now in it’s sixth year (File)
Volunteers at work in 2018 pulling out blackberries in the West Creek Wetlands. A war against invasive blackberries in north east Langley is now in it’s sixth year (File)
Langley Then and Now: Farmers form road gang back in 1950

Langley Then and Now: Farmers form road gang back in 1950

From the files of the local community newspaper.

  • Mar 3, 2020
Langley Then and Now: Farmers form road gang back in 1950
Kylie Gardner is one of seven preschoolers who talked Christmas with the Langley Advance. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)

Just curious: How old is Santa and other timely holiday questions

In our never-ending search for truth, we went to the Christmas experts. Here’s what they had to say.

Kylie Gardner is one of seven preschoolers who talked Christmas with the Langley Advance. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)
Painful Truth: This too shall pass

Painful Truth: This too shall pass

Columnist Matthew Claxton gets trendy.

  • Sep 27, 2017
Painful Truth: This too shall pass
Talia was chosen to enjoy a three-minute shopping spree. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)

Langley girl had three-minutes to snap up any toy she dreamed of

A six-year-old with an inoperable brain tumour won a shopping spree at Langley’s flagship Toys ‘R’ Us.

Talia was chosen to enjoy a three-minute shopping spree. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)
Friday’s celebrations at the Patti Dale Animal Shelter in Aldergrove was all about cats, like these little kittens currently in foster care through LAPS. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance)

VIDEO: Cats and cat lovers were all smiles at Langley centre’s ground breaking

A first of a kind in Canada, Aldergrove’s new cat intake and isolation centre broke ground Friday.

Friday’s celebrations at the Patti Dale Animal Shelter in Aldergrove was all about cats, like these little kittens currently in foster care through LAPS. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance)
#FrontPageFriday: You may need to sit down. We’re 48 pages this week

#FrontPageFriday: You may need to sit down. We’re 48 pages this week

The Langley Advance hit the streets April 27 with local events, news, sports and Design An Ad.

  • Apr 28, 2017
#FrontPageFriday: You may need to sit down. We’re 48 pages this week
#FrontPageFriday: Lots of spring activities and a family’s heartbreak

#FrontPageFriday: Lots of spring activities and a family’s heartbreak

Ever seen an alpaca sheered? That’s one of the spring activities in the April 20 Langley Advance.

  • Apr 21, 2017
#FrontPageFriday: Lots of spring activities and a family’s heartbreak
(Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)

Langley man’s family says 94-year-old was denied medical care

Complaints have been filed with Fraser Health and College of Physicians and Surgeons of B.C.

(Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)
Cooking in Langley: Shrimp dish for Cinqo de Mayo

Cooking in Langley: Shrimp dish for Cinqo de Mayo

Chef Dez offers up a spicy shrimp dish.

  • Apr 20, 2017
Cooking in Langley: Shrimp dish for Cinqo de Mayo