Langley

A BC transportation photo showed the Coquihalla washed out roughly half way between Hope and Merritt. (file)

UPDATE: Langley church gets first deliveries through to hard-hit neighbouring communities

Donations can be dropped during daytime hours at Christian Life Assembly

A BC transportation photo showed the Coquihalla washed out roughly half way between Hope and Merritt. (file)
On Wednesday, Nov. 17, Aldergrove’s Champs Fresh Farms announced it will be donating $100,000 toward construction of an amphitheatre at Salishan Place by the River in Fort Langley. (file)
On Wednesday, Nov. 17, Aldergrove’s Champs Fresh Farms announced it will be donating $100,000 toward construction of an amphitheatre at Salishan Place by the River in Fort Langley. (file)
Flights were shut down to and from Langley airport on Tuesday, Nov. 17, the result of a disagreement between the airport and federal regulators. (file)

Flights shut down at Langley airport while pilots were trying to rescue friends and family

Cause said to be disagreement over safety issue involving airport and federal regulators

Flights were shut down to and from Langley airport on Tuesday, Nov. 17, the result of a disagreement between the airport and federal regulators. (file)
Langley Trappers avenged their Oct. 8 defeat by Aldergrove Kodiaks with a hard-fought 7-5 Nov. 10 win. (Kurt Langmann/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Crosstown battle sees Langley Trappers down Aldergrove Kodiaks

‘We were undisciplined and you can’t be, against a quality team like that’

Langley Trappers avenged their Oct. 8 defeat by Aldergrove Kodiaks with a hard-fought 7-5 Nov. 10 win. (Kurt Langmann/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley RCMP have issued a release seeking the assistance of the public to locate Rhonda Del Rio. (RCMP)

Langley woman is missing

Police issue public appeal for assistance in locating Rhonda Del Rio, 50

Langley RCMP have issued a release seeking the assistance of the public to locate Rhonda Del Rio. (RCMP)
Nikki Goodrick, signed a missing poster of her brother Devon at a Tuesday, Nov. 16 vigil in Langley City’s Douglas Park. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: A plea for people to step up at vigil for missing Langley man

Those with information about Devon Goodrich urged to come forward

Nikki Goodrick, signed a missing poster of her brother Devon at a Tuesday, Nov. 16 vigil in Langley City’s Douglas Park. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
A Langley City vehicle blocked off a flooded road Monday morning, Nov. 15. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Langley recovers from record rainstorm

‘We had many small problems, instead of one large problem’

A Langley City vehicle blocked off a flooded road Monday morning, Nov. 15. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Keian’s Holiday Wish Toy Drive is on now until Dec. 10, 2021. (file)

18,000 toys and counting: Keian’s Wish Toy Drive marks 10th anniversary

Initiative was launched by a Langley boy with cancer to make sure other kids have a good Christmas

Keian’s Holiday Wish Toy Drive is on now until Dec. 10, 2021. (file)
TWU professor was recently in the forested area in South Surrey that he describes as being threatened by plans for development. He was there recording some of the different species of plants, insects, and wildlife that call the region home, including the flat-backed millipede. “A beautiful little creature,” David Clements said. (David Clements/Special to Langley Advance Times)

GREEN BEAT: Campbell Heights area can and should be saved

Do we need to sacrifice Coast Salish biodiversity for industrial land? – columnist queries

  • Nov 16, 2021
TWU professor was recently in the forested area in South Surrey that he describes as being threatened by plans for development. He was there recording some of the different species of plants, insects, and wildlife that call the region home, including the flat-backed millipede. “A beautiful little creature,” David Clements said. (David Clements/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley City’s Lore Wollf enjoys the fall view as seen from the grandstand at McLeod Athletic Park. He took this picture of the track and beyond while running stairs at the park located at 56th Avenue and 216th Street. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

SHARE: View of track from on high

Send us your photo showing how you view Langley, and it could be featured in a future edition

  • Nov 16, 2021
Langley City’s Lore Wollf enjoys the fall view as seen from the grandstand at McLeod Athletic Park. He took this picture of the track and beyond while running stairs at the park located at 56th Avenue and 216th Street. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
In 2020, the Christmas in Williams Park light display in Langley was limited to six days due to COVID-19. This year, it will run for three weeks, but will still be a drive-through event. (Barbara Sharp/Special to Langley Advance Times)
In 2020, the Christmas in Williams Park light display in Langley was limited to six days due to COVID-19. This year, it will run for three weeks, but will still be a drive-through event. (Barbara Sharp/Special to Langley Advance Times)
LOSC members competed at the Odlum Brown Colleges Cup, considered the premium meet for Canadian university-level swimmers, at UBC Nov 6-7. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

A record-breaking showing by Langley swimmer

Competing against university-level swimmers, Katie Schroeder set new meet and club times

LOSC members competed at the Odlum Brown Colleges Cup, considered the premium meet for Canadian university-level swimmers, at UBC Nov 6-7. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
In a recent ceremony, air cadets at the 746 Squadron said goodbye to long-time member Major Nathan Groome. (Cadet WO2 Riley Diesner/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Commanding officer departs squadron

In a send-off, cadet-turned-leader presented with officer’s sword

  • Nov 16, 2021
In a recent ceremony, air cadets at the 746 Squadron said goodbye to long-time member Major Nathan Groome. (Cadet WO2 Riley Diesner/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley’s Lise Ash flying along the coastline of the Hudson Bay to Churchill, Manitoba with co-pilot Don Bradshaw from Pitt Meadows. (Submitted by Lise Ash)

PHOTOS: ‘It’s like a lost dream that got reawakened,’ Langley pilot, 58, fulfills passion with Hope Air charity

Charity provides free flights for Canadians in financial need who require medical care far from home

Langley’s Lise Ash flying along the coastline of the Hudson Bay to Churchill, Manitoba with co-pilot Don Bradshaw from Pitt Meadows. (Submitted by Lise Ash)
Some of the 16 teams and 272 kids who participated in the largest Gil Martin Tournament hosted by Langley Minor Hockey at the Sportsplex over Nov. 11-14. (Dan Ferguson Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Biggest Gil Martin tournament yet brings 16 teams to Langley

After COVID-19 forced cancellation of the 2020 edition, parents and kids were glad to be back on ice

Some of the 16 teams and 272 kids who participated in the largest Gil Martin Tournament hosted by Langley Minor Hockey at the Sportsplex over Nov. 11-14. (Dan Ferguson Langley Advance Times)
It disn’t take Andrew Sigalet long to fill a full trash bag during Sunday’s damp Aldergrtove cleanup. He was one of 12 volunteers who turned out despite the heavy rain. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Volunteers carry out Aldergrove cleanup in the pouring rain

Sunday event was organized by Langley Environmental Partners Society

It disn’t take Andrew Sigalet long to fill a full trash bag during Sunday’s damp Aldergrtove cleanup. He was one of 12 volunteers who turned out despite the heavy rain. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Langley Fundamental Middle and Secondary School Titans are repeat Fraser Valley East soccer champions. (LFMSS)

Langley Titans are Fraser Valley East champions, again

Third win in four seasons for senior and junior boys teams

Langley Fundamental Middle and Secondary School Titans are repeat Fraser Valley East soccer champions. (LFMSS)
Fraser Highway was closed off westbound heading into Langley City. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Langley drenched by downpour

Heavy rain closes roads, snarls traffic

Fraser Highway was closed off westbound heading into Langley City. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Sisters Reema Garcha and Binn Johal share their story about being a living kidney donor/recipient. (Irene Phan/BC Transplant)

‘She deserves to live a beautiful:’ Langley mom shares story about being a living donor for older sister

Reema Garcha and Binn Johal said they continue to live a healthy life

  • Nov 15, 2021
Sisters Reema Garcha and Binn Johal share their story about being a living kidney donor/recipient. (Irene Phan/BC Transplant)
The winners of Downtown Langley's 2020 Shop Your Heart Out campaign. The fourth annual feel-good event from the Downtown Langley Business Association, continuing through Dec. 24, encourages shoppers to support local, and recognizes the Langley’s vital non-profits.

Shop Your Heart Out, Langley, and give back where it’s needed most!

Popular annual holiday event returns for its fourth year

  • Nov 15, 2021
The winners of Downtown Langley's 2020 Shop Your Heart Out campaign. The fourth annual feel-good event from the Downtown Langley Business Association, continuing through Dec. 24, encourages shoppers to support local, and recognizes the Langley’s vital non-profits.