Langley

About 200 people attended at the first Thank You For Caring Society Christmas tea fundraiser in Langley since the pandemic. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: First in-person Langley Christmas Tea since pandemic rated a success

Thank You for Caring Society fundraiser features boxed high tea and reduced numbers

About 200 people attended at the first Thank You For Caring Society Christmas tea fundraiser in Langley since the pandemic. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
A Langley drive-thru donation drive to help Abbotsford flood victims raised more than $57,000 and filled three five-ton trucks on Saturday, Nov. 20. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Langley donation drive for flood victims gets big response

In four hours, donors contributed $57,000 and filled three five-ton trucks, beating target

A Langley drive-thru donation drive to help Abbotsford flood victims raised more than $57,000 and filled three five-ton trucks on Saturday, Nov. 20. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
A unique fitness slide at Langley’s Mudo Academy will be used to raise funds for Ishtar Women’s Resource Society (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Sliding to fight domestic abuse: Langley’s Mudo martial arts academy holds fundraiser

Held in collaboration with Tennis Center Langley and Langley RCMP

A unique fitness slide at Langley’s Mudo Academy will be used to raise funds for Ishtar Women’s Resource Society (Special to Langley Advance Times)
The Spartan’ quest for a sixth national title came to sudden end Sunday afternoon, Nov. 21, as TWU fell 3-2 in penalty kicks to the MacEwan Griffins (twu)

Spartans settle for soccer silver

Penalty kicks keep Langley-based team from sixth national title

The Spartan’ quest for a sixth national title came to sudden end Sunday afternoon, Nov. 21, as TWU fell 3-2 in penalty kicks to the MacEwan Griffins (twu)
Volunteers prepare to load supplies aboard an aircraft at the Langley airport for delivery to a flood-ravaged Fraser Valley community on Sunday, Nov. 21.(Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Volunteers prepare to load supplies aboard an aircraft at the Langley airport for delivery to a flood-ravaged Fraser Valley community on Sunday, Nov. 21.(Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
There is various workplace safety information available on the WorkSafeBC website at worksafebc.com. (Screengrab)

$72K fine levied against operators of Langley worksite

Roofing company listed with WorkSafeBC as a repeat offender

There is various workplace safety information available on the WorkSafeBC website at worksafebc.com. (Screengrab)
BMX rider Drew Mechielsen of Langley will be part of Wednesday’s summit in her hometown. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Women in sports conference features three Langley stars

Women Leading Women Here to Stay Summit is happening at Langley Events Centre all day on Wednesday

BMX rider Drew Mechielsen of Langley will be part of Wednesday’s summit in her hometown. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Trinity Western Spartans will play for gold Sunday Nov. 21 at the 2021 U SPORTS Women’s Soccer Championships. (twu)

Langley-based TWU Spartans playing for gold

Team downed Laval at the 2021 U SPORTS Women’s Soccer Championships.

Trinity Western Spartans will play for gold Sunday Nov. 21 at the 2021 U SPORTS Women’s Soccer Championships. (twu)
Visiting Victoria Royals snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over Vancouver Giants at Langley Events Centre on Saturday, Nov. 20. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Giants fall to Victoria

Visiting Victoria Royals snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory

Visiting Victoria Royals snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over Vancouver Giants at Langley Events Centre on Saturday, Nov. 20. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
The Trees for Life project is supporting the seeding of several thousand native African trees, some of which are arranged as the outline of a lion to form living artwork. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

KPU’s Langley campus supporting tree planting in Ethiopia

Local university part of Trees for Life project aimed at helping combat climate change

The Trees for Life project is supporting the seeding of several thousand native African trees, some of which are arranged as the outline of a lion to form living artwork. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Joel Klaassen ran the ball for the Rams as Langley downed the Saskatoon Hilltops 17-14 Saturday, Nov. 20 at McLeod stadium (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Langley Rams down Hilltops to take CJFL semifinal

Win punches their ticket to Canadian Bowl

Joel Klaassen ran the ball for the Rams as Langley downed the Saskatoon Hilltops 17-14 Saturday, Nov. 20 at McLeod stadium (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
The Langley Shell station at 200th and 84th was out of regular gas on Friday, Nov. 19. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Chamber president urges Langley residents to be “neighbourly” during gas rationing

‘Given the events as of late we understand the government’s needs to limit fuel consumption’

The Langley Shell station at 200th and 84th was out of regular gas on Friday, Nov. 19. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Friday night, Nov 19, at the Langley Events Centre in front of 3,000 in attendance, the Vancouver Giants fell 4-1 to the visiting Everett Silvertips. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants downed by Everett

‘It was like a playoff game’ coach said

Friday night, Nov 19, at the Langley Events Centre in front of 3,000 in attendance, the Vancouver Giants fell 4-1 to the visiting Everett Silvertips. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Quick response by the Langley fire department limited damage from an early morning fire at the Dollars and Cents store at 2021 Willowbrook Drive early Friday morning, Nov. 19 (Facebook image)

VIDEO: Langley store quickly reopens following early Friday morning fire

Owner says COVID barriers at tills limited the damage

Quick response by the Langley fire department limited damage from an early morning fire at the Dollars and Cents store at 2021 Willowbrook Drive early Friday morning, Nov. 19 (Facebook image)
A long row of paper flowers and heart line the walkway to the new entrance at Langley Memorial Hospital. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance Times)

Thanks delivered to Langley’s frontline workers

Hospital doesn’t know who planted messages of appreciation

A long row of paper flowers and heart line the walkway to the new entrance at Langley Memorial Hospital. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance Times)
Langley-Aldergrove MP Tako van Popta (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley MP joins shadow cabinet

Tako Van Popta given deputy duties for Conservatives entering his second term in office

Langley-Aldergrove MP Tako van Popta (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Chris and Jamie Ruscheinski are the twins behind the popular Gone Country concert. Courtesy Angela Ruscheinski

Pop-up donation event orchestrated in Langley for flood victims

Team of friends and associates pull together a drive-thru fundraiser at Sammy J’s on Saturday

Chris and Jamie Ruscheinski are the twins behind the popular Gone Country concert. Courtesy Angela Ruscheinski
Langley MLA Andrew Mercier told the legislature B.C. is facing a crisis in skilled trades (B.C. legislature video image)

A warning about a crisis in skilled trades from Langley MLA Andrew Mercier

Looming shortage could be opportunity for young people willing to work with their hands

Langley MLA Andrew Mercier told the legislature B.C. is facing a crisis in skilled trades (B.C. legislature video image)
’This is an extremely difficult time and we are here to to support those in need,’ said Sarah Jones, Executive Director at Langley Animal Protection Society, which announced a flood relief initiative for pet owners. (Black Press Media file)
’This is an extremely difficult time and we are here to to support those in need,’ said Sarah Jones, Executive Director at Langley Animal Protection Society, which announced a flood relief initiative for pet owners. (Black Press Media file)
Langley’s Sueah Park (left) and Chloe Tran will play for SFU. (SFU athletics)

Langley golfers sign with SFU

Park and Tran both played for Walnut Grove Secondary

Langley’s Sueah Park (left) and Chloe Tran will play for SFU. (SFU athletics)