Langley City

A firefighter ladles out a sample at the 2019 Canadian Festival of Chili and BBQ in Langley City, which has raised more than $60,000 for the Young Burn Survivors Camp run by the B.C. Professional Firefighters’ Burn Fund. Organizers have just announced the event will have to be cancelled for a second year. (Langley Advance Times file)

Langley’s Canadian Festival of Chili and BBQ is called off for second year

Easing of COVID restrictions came ‘too late to proceed with our plans’

 

Business is a lot closer to normal at Cascades Casino in Langley City, seen here on July 31 (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

Convention bookings are already being made at reopened Cascades Casino Resort in Langley City

Most, but not all, are picking dates after almost all COVID restrictions end, in September

 

During a briefing for Langley City Council, Supt. Adrian Marsden, the officer in charge, said all officers are fully vaccinated for COVID-19. (Files)

All Langley RCMP officers have had both shots for COVID-19

Total of 11 members tested positive, officer in charge reports

During a briefing for Langley City Council, Supt. Adrian Marsden, the officer in charge, said all officers are fully vaccinated for COVID-19. (Files)
Mounties arrested a 33-year-old Langley man under the Mental Health Act some time overnight on July 23, 2021 in Langley City’s Buckley Park. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)

Shotgun still missing in Langley City’ Buckley Park

RCMP arrested a 33-year-old man on July 23, but the firearm from the incident was not located

Mounties arrested a 33-year-old Langley man under the Mental Health Act some time overnight on July 23, 2021 in Langley City’s Buckley Park. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)
Fire risk is ‘extreme’ in Langley after weeks of hot, dry weather. (NNSL file photo)

Langley City offers warning as fire hazard hits ‘extreme’ level

Tips are aimed at keeping people cool and avoiding fires

Fire risk is ‘extreme’ in Langley after weeks of hot, dry weather. (NNSL file photo)
Liam McIver and his fiancée Anita Cremer now have the ability to make some even bigger plans for their wedding next year, after the couple won a $1-million Maxmillions prize in the Lotto Max draw on June 22, 2021. (BCLC)

Langley couple win $1 million

‘My first thought was that this isn’t real’

Liam McIver and his fiancée Anita Cremer now have the ability to make some even bigger plans for their wedding next year, after the couple won a $1-million Maxmillions prize in the Lotto Max draw on June 22, 2021. (BCLC)
MP Tamara Jansen hired a communications company run by Steve Outhouse, the second-highest ranking staffer in Conservative leader Erin O’Toole’s office, public disclosure documents show. (File)

Cloverdale – Langley City MP Jansen hired communications company operated by senior party staffer

Should be ‘separation between the parliamentary side and the partisan side’ Liberal rival says

MP Tamara Jansen hired a communications company run by Steve Outhouse, the second-highest ranking staffer in Conservative leader Erin O’Toole’s office, public disclosure documents show. (File)
Langley City teen Alyssa Anderson and mom Courtney had a look inside a supercar on Sunday, July 25, as part of the Drive Project that aims to bring a little motorized magic to special kids. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Cool cars provide some automotive magic for Langley City teen

Driven Project brought fleet of supercars to quiet street

Langley City teen Alyssa Anderson and mom Courtney had a look inside a supercar on Sunday, July 25, as part of the Drive Project that aims to bring a little motorized magic to special kids. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Randy Caine, seen here inside his store on the Langley City one-way Sept. 21, 2020, has passed away. (Langley Advance Times files)

Langley activist, business owner Randy Caine dies

Caine was a longtime advocate for medical marijuana and cannabis decriminalization

Randy Caine, seen here inside his store on the Langley City one-way Sept. 21, 2020, has passed away. (Langley Advance Times files)
Buckley Park in Langley City, July 23, 2021. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)

Armed man arrested after shots fired into air in Langley City park, firearm not located

Individual was apprended under the Mental Health Act, RCMP say

Buckley Park in Langley City, July 23, 2021. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)
Langley City Mayor Val van den Broek and Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Ltd. Vice-president of Food and Beverage Todd Pollock tuck into some burgers at the debut of the company’s new food truck in Langley City at the Cascades Casino Resort on Wednesday, July 21. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Langley City Mayor Val van den Broek and Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Ltd. Vice-president of Food and Beverage Todd Pollock tuck into some burgers at the debut of the company’s new food truck in Langley City at the Cascades Casino Resort on Wednesday, July 21. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
A parking lot fire forced the evacuation of parts of the Willowbrook Shopping Centre on Wednesday, July 21. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

17 firefighters respond to fire at Willowbrook mall parking lot that left 2 injured

Investigators have not ruled out smoking material as a cause, says Langley City fire chief

A parking lot fire forced the evacuation of parts of the Willowbrook Shopping Centre on Wednesday, July 21. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Langley City's economy is poised to enter a new phase when the SkyTrain line arrives in the downtown core. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Expanded Langley patios could become permanent

City and Township councils are considering the future of more outdoor eatery seating

Langley City's economy is poised to enter a new phase when the SkyTrain line arrives in the downtown core. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
How downtown Langley City might look under the new OCP plan. (City image/file)
How downtown Langley City might look under the new OCP plan. (City image/file)
Vancouver singer-songwriter David Capper performed Saturday afternoon, July 17, at Langley City’s McBurney Plaza. The first outdoor concert in under new drinking rules was declared a ‘huge success’ (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: First outdoor concert McBurney Plaza in Langley City under new drinking rules declared ‘huge success’

No incidents at concert, part of Pick Up Picnics by Downtown Langley Business Association

Vancouver singer-songwriter David Capper performed Saturday afternoon, July 17, at Langley City’s McBurney Plaza. The first outdoor concert in under new drinking rules was declared a ‘huge success’ (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver singer-songwriter David Capper will be performing Saturday afternoon, July 17, at Langley City’s McBurney Plaza from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Facebook)

VIDEO: David Capper to play McBurney Plaza in Langley City this Saturday

Singer-songwriter set to give two-hour concert as part of Pick Up Picnic initiative

Vancouver singer-songwriter David Capper will be performing Saturday afternoon, July 17, at Langley City’s McBurney Plaza from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Facebook)
Tamara Berlan, an Inclusion Langley Society job seeker, patrols McBurney Plaza on Tuesday, July 13, looking for litter. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

Clean team, tables help make Langley City more welcoming

Downtown Langley Business Association rolls out new initiative

Tamara Berlan, an Inclusion Langley Society job seeker, patrols McBurney Plaza on Tuesday, July 13, looking for litter. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Township mayor Jack Froese and City mayor Val van den Broek (file)
Township mayor Jack Froese and City mayor Val van den Broek (file)
One of 60 vehicles that took part in the annual cancer fundraiser organized by the Old Fart Car Club and Brogan’s Diner in Langley City on Saturday, July 10. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Driven to fight cancer, classic car owners rally in Langley City

Annual fundraiser by Old Farts Car Club and Brogan’s Diner draws 60 vehicles

One of 60 vehicles that took part in the annual cancer fundraiser organized by the Old Fart Car Club and Brogan’s Diner in Langley City on Saturday, July 10. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)