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Samantha Phillips, Manager of Otter Co-op’s Langley Retail Centre, invites guests to experience the Otter Co-op difference.

Neighbours helping neighbours: Otter Co-op gives back to families + the community

Competitive pricing, food donations and farmer support among the Co-op’s locally driven focus

  • May 2, 2022

 

Samantha Phillips, Manager of Otter Co-op’s Langley Retail Centre, invites guests to experience the Otter Co-op difference.

Neighbours helping neighbours: Otter Co-op gives back to families + the community

Competitive pricing, food donations and farmer support among the Co-op’s locally driven focus

  • May 2, 2022

 

Richard, a bus driver started writing when doctors suggested him to stay at home with his wife, was diagnosed with immune deficiency during COVID. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley resident’s quarantine time turned out fruitful

He wrote his first book, a science fiction

 

Tourism Langley’s Executive Director Erinn Kredba.
Share the Local Love is a recently launched campaign to encourage locals and Metro Vancouver residents to buy from Langley businesses. (Langley Advance Times files)

Tourism Langley gets $60,000 funding for its new campaign

Share the Local Love campaign was launched in collaboration with Langley’s chamber of commerce

Tourism Langley’s Executive Director Erinn Kredba.
Share the Local Love is a recently launched campaign to encourage locals and Metro Vancouver residents to buy from Langley businesses. (Langley Advance Times files)
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.
With the overwhelming response to last summer’s Pick-Up Picnics program, Downtown Langley is thrilled to welcome the program back, connecting diners with local restaurants, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Aug. 15.

Downtown Langley’s Pick-up Picnics are back: A delicious way to support local!

Is there any better way to celebrate summer than a Pick-up Picnic…

  • Jul 12, 2021
With the overwhelming response to last summer’s Pick-Up Picnics program, Downtown Langley is thrilled to welcome the program back, connecting diners with local restaurants, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Aug. 15.
Jodi Steeves, president of the Aldergrove Business Association, promotes local shopping. (Special to The Star)

Thirty days of shopping local in Aldergrove proves to be ‘exciting experiment’

Business association members strictly made all purchases in community from May 15 to June 15

Jodi Steeves, president of the Aldergrove Business Association, promotes local shopping. (Special to The Star)
The storefront of the Aldergrove General Store gets a makeover during the business association’s contest to keep downtown shops looking clean. (Special to The Star)

Aldergrove General Store wins initiative program by keeping storefront clean

Aldergrove Business Association awarded the store with $500 for submitting cleanly photos

The storefront of the Aldergrove General Store gets a makeover during the business association’s contest to keep downtown shops looking clean. (Special to The Star)
Willowbrook Shopping Centre has officially welcomed Willow Way, a pop-up space in the east corridor that offers space to local vendors and artisans, most without their own brick-and-mortar location.

Willow Way pops-up at Willowbrook, welcoming local artisans and vendors

Discover eclectic creations from a rotating selection of local retailers

  • May 10, 2021
Willowbrook Shopping Centre has officially welcomed Willow Way, a pop-up space in the east corridor that offers space to local vendors and artisans, most without their own brick-and-mortar location.
Downtown Aldergrove (Aldergrove Star files)

Aldergrove Business Association board to shop local for 30 days

From May 15 to June 15, every single purchase by participants must be made in Aldergrove

Downtown Aldergrove (Aldergrove Star files)
Fort Langley Village Farmers’ Market is set to open its 2021 season on Saturday, April 10. The market will run weekly on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. until Dec. 18. Meanwhile, the Langley Community Farmers’ Market is returning this season at the Derek Doubleday Arboretum on June 16. This market will operate weekly on Wednesdays from 3 to 7 p.m. until Sept. 1. (Fort Langley Village Farmers’ Market Facebook)

Langley farmers’ markets ready to welcome 2021 season

COVID-19 health protocols will be in effect

Fort Langley Village Farmers’ Market is set to open its 2021 season on Saturday, April 10. The market will run weekly on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. until Dec. 18. Meanwhile, the Langley Community Farmers’ Market is returning this season at the Derek Doubleday Arboretum on June 16. This market will operate weekly on Wednesdays from 3 to 7 p.m. until Sept. 1. (Fort Langley Village Farmers’ Market Facebook)
Aldergrove residents are invited to shop locally, post images of their receipts online, and be entered automatically to win $300. Sarah Grochowski/Aldergrove Star)

Shopping local in Aldergrove could pay off this month

$600 in prizes available for the people who buy the most local goods

Aldergrove residents are invited to shop locally, post images of their receipts online, and be entered automatically to win $300. Sarah Grochowski/Aldergrove Star)
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